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The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort

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Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is definitely a place that your children will enjoy and for the price there was a lot of amenities that comes along with the hotel. Also there's a nice restaurant right across the street the food is good and it's very inexpensive will visit again

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was completely unsatisfied with experience because the false adverting that led me to choose this "resort". FIRST OF ALL the fact that you could call this establishment a resort is completely flabbergasting. There is fine line between motel and resort, and the sandpaper barely qualify as a motel. My friends and I were under the impression that the tiki...

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Hendersonville
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love this place. Great Helpful staff that have been there for years, great location, very relaxed atmosphere. I have one ((very big)) complaint! You need need need online pricing. I hate calling for a room price only to call an hour later and get a totally different price for the same room and the same date. (It won't allow...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I liked the idea of VIP passes to allow members a spot in the designated locations. The maids were friendly but could've been more through. Most of the service was friendly with the exception of the overnight manager. The key cards I had were very defective and he started charging per key card.

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London, Kentucky
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had trouble with WiFi all ten days we were there, had low water pressure had to take showers at unusually odd times and anytime I went to the front desk with a problem there was always a line of other customers complaining

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for four nights as a family for spring break. The weather was cool. All of the pools were heated. My kids (ages 5, 9, 13 & 18) were so happy to be able to swim even though the Gulf was a little to cold to swim in! We also enjoyed the playground in the sand, little put put...

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Tupelo
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place to stay, went with a bunch of friends had a great time. Staff is great and the rooms are pretty good. Overall my friends and I were very pleased with sand piper and will defiantly be back.

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Warrior
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved the hotel and had a lot of fun. A lot of stuff we could do without even leaving the hotel. Customer service was great and always friendly. Will definitely come back and hopefully have a longer stay

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SandpiperBeacon, Guest Relations Manager at The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you had a great time here at the Sandpiper! Thank you for your kind review about our customer service and we look forward to have you back for a longer visit! :)

Phenix City, Alabama
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was impressed with the facilities and all the staff. The room was very clean, the pool area was nice and we enjoyed the tiki bar. The on,y problem was the gift shop wasn't open later, but that's ok.

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SandpiperBeacon, Guest Relations Manager at The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your 5 star review! We are so happy to read you enjoyed your time here and found your room and the rest of the property clean and comfortable. We will also pass along your feedback about the gift shop hours to our team to take into consideration. Thank you for staying with us and we hope...

Conyers, Georgia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We Came in march and we are coming back in April with the kids.It is a great place to stay with awesome food and nice heated pools and the lazy river ride.Sandpiper beacon has several grills And Nice places to lounge.the staff are vary Polite and helpful.

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SandpiperBeacon, Guest Relations Manager at The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We are delighted to read you enjoyed our hotel and all of our amenities we have to offer! We work hard to provide excellent customer service and a great vacation to all who visit! We look forward to having you back with your kids in April! Let us know if there is anything we can help you with until then!...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Also known as the "FUN Place!" The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort & Tiki Bar offers year-round fun, activities, and entertainment for all ages. Located directly beachfront on Front Beach Road, the Sandpiper is a family-friendly resort-hotel with planned activities and entertainment, waterslides, multiple indoor/outdoor (seasonally heated) swimming pools, free WiFi, indoor lazy river ride, on-site Deli, Ice Cream Shop, Gift Shop, Restaurant, Arcade and more. Offering 24/7 resort services, including housekeeping, guest services, and maintenance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort

Address: 17403 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-6023
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: $66 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 199
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Hotel Panama City Beach
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Panama City
Sandpiper Panama City Beach
The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort Panama City Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Panama City Beach
#3 Best Value Hotel in Panama City Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
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“Ask for a better deal.”
 of 5 bubbles R8611XIbrianc, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“get second floor, close to tiki bar”
 of 5 bubbles dp86024, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a view-it's worth it. a partial view included a nice shared balcony”
  • shared balcony, partial view-still an amazing sunset, and no one else was near us
  • bunk bed area where tv is. we didn't use it
 of 5 bubbles K3821JWmelissaa, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor, keeps you away from constant walkers looking in.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnD284, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the beach on the left side of the hotel are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles jwooten7187, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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