Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Panama City Beach

Enjoy the churches and other features of Panama City Beach. This city's beaches, seaside and dolphin watching draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Gulf World Marine Park and Pier Park. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Panama City Beach

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Panama City Beach for its dolphin viewing, golfing and fishing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Panama City Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulf World Marine Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • WonderWorks (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Coconut Creek Family Fun Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Signal Hill Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Signal Hill Country Club (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Super Speed Fun Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Panama City Beach

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Panama City Beach

Travellers love Panama City Beach for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Panama City Beach. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Andrews State Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Truesdell Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Conservation Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Shell Island (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Carillon Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Camp Helen State Park (13 mi / 20.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Panama City Beach

The nearest airport is in Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 42.5 mi (68.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Panama City Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13,284 holiday lettings around Panama City Beach. From 3,750 houses to 8,122 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Panama City Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Panama City Beach:

  • Long Beach: 2,287 holiday homes
  • Bahama Beach: 234 holiday homes
  • Lullwater Beach: 1,193 holiday homes
  • Lullwater Beach On Gulf Of Mexico: 1,200 holiday homes
  • El Centro Beach: 956 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Panama City Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Panama City Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Russell-Fields Pier: 13,386 holiday lettings
  • Pier Park: 13,362 holiday lettings
  • Coconut Creek Family Fun Park: 10,808 holiday lettings
  • Goofy Golf: 12,086 holiday lettings
  • Shipwreck Island Waterpark: 12,027 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Panama City Beach listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Panama City Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 3,750 Houses in Panama City Beach. Our other popular types of Panama City Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 8,122 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 313 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Panama City Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11,557 holiday homes with pool available in Panama City Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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