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Santa Rosa Island

Pensacola, FL
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Native beach area...Beautiful beach with sugar fine white sand and emerald blue water...picture... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Dardenne Prairie, Missouri
via mobile
Absolutely the best beach around!

There is no comparison to this white sand & blue gulf water! Lots of unique shells too! Quiet & not... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Johnson City, Tennessee
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Native beach area...Beautiful beach with sugar fine white sand and emerald blue water...picture perfect! Beautiful drive if you don't want to walk the beaches! Shells to be found! Feel as if you have the beach to yourself! Many bath houses with flush toilets and wash...More

1  Thank Herrin79
Reviewed 18 March 2017

There is no comparison to this white sand & blue gulf water! Lots of unique shells too! Quiet & not overly crowded! A must experience spot!

Thank Leemom2
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I have taken two trips to Pensacola area and both trips spent time on Santa Rosa Island. It is a beautiful barrier Island just off the coast with a bridge to access it from the mainland. We spent ur time shopping, dining, wading in the...More

Thank bwalls2017
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Enjoyable visit, lovely beach, plenty of restaurants nearby, spent a day of our vacation there and would love to go back one day.

Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Traffic is very slow going in and out of the island. Planning a day there would be alright. Just for a quick look at the beach and dinner was not worth spending the time it took to visit the island.

Thank rmorris186
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I grew up on the coast and miss the beach to an extent that not many people in my town understand. There is something about the beaches here. It feel like home. I was visiting a friend and sat on the beach wondering what I...More

1  Thank Trish_Ann267
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to visit.....Plenty to do.....lots of great restaurants close by... Would be a great place for a family day

Thank Glensmith501
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Don't miss visiting Santa Rosa Island when you are in the Pensacola area. It is charming and has wonderful beaches.

Thank Lorilou F
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I honestly feel like I should say 1 star & stay away!! This is one of those amazing places that you almost don't want to share with anyone!! The drive in was one of the most beautiful experiences.. the island is literally untouched.. none of...More

5  Thank Jess681983
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Miles and miles of public beaches with the white sugar sands of the Gulf Coast. Lots of parks with facilities

Thank kruzinkate
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Kerry J
Do they have chair and umbrella rentals?
9 May 2017|
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Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of.
Tracy S
Looking for beach house or cottage to rent early September 2016. Four Bed if possible w/ 3-4 ba. Maybe even a time share?
17 April 2016|
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Response from JiamesB | Reviewed this property |
This should be no problem, and with Labor Day being gone the prices drop drastically. Goggle rental agents in Escambia County Florida. There will be many listed that can handle what you are looking for to rent. Pensacola... More
Hey~ Are there places to stay on Santa Rosa? Restaurants? Thanks, Kara
7 December 2015|
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Response from Jimmie L | Reviewed this property |
I lived in Fort Walton Beach for 6 years back in the 80's and try to visit my rental property there twice each year. My wife, our granddaughters and I were in Pensacola and Ft Walton beach this past August. I agree with... More