10 Vacation Rentals By Panama City Beach, Florida - Updated 2023

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Panama City in Florida, USA, is widely known for its pristine white-sand beaches that entice a large number of tourists. Owing to this, there has been an abundance in restaurants and cafes by the beach serving fresh local seafood, public beach access points, and a number of related attractions, such as shopping malls, for the visitors to enjoy this beach city to the fullest. All you need to complete this picture of a perfect beach vacation is a home by the beach! Fret not, we just have the perfect places handpicked for you. Here are the top vacation rentals by Panama City Beach, Florida, that will leave you spellbound.

1. Chic island-theme condo on Panama City Beach (from USD 268)

Located on the east end of Panama City Beach, this island-theme designer condo is a one bedroom, two bathroom property that can host up to four people. Perched on the 18th floor, this place offers some stunning beachfront views. The sunset views that the balcony offers are to die for! The property is completely secured and houses a huge pool, two hot tubs, sauna, steam, and a fitness center for your convenience. The beach can be accessed right across the building.

172 reviews   Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but that is described in the description of the listing
Indoor parking and multiple elevators provided easy access
The balcony was so nice and roomy
Very well kept and comfortable amenities
Bob has decorated the condo with such taste and thought of everything we could possibly need for comfort and kitchen
He greeted us and answered any questions we had which is always a plus
Owner was very nice and very attentive
The owner is happy to help if needed
Bob is a very nice gentleman who is welcoming and hospitable
great convenient pool is a good size
and we also walked to a great restaurant
It is in a good location close to everything
Bob was very informative about places to eat
a big turtle from our balcony Walmart was a short walk away to get groceries
The sunrises and sunsets from there were amazing
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2. Oceanside home with a hot tub (from USD 135)

Ideal for a family or a group of six people, this second-floor condo unit comes with two bedrooms and a kitchen that’s fully equipped. The open-concept living area and kitchen lead right into the beachfront balcony with panoramic views. The master suite is right by the deck too!

Guests of this exclusive home will have free Wi-Fi and air-conditioning and access to the community swimming pool, hot tub, BBQ grills, and covered parking. The famous Schooner’s Restaurant is just right next to the property.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pros: great view in between the pools you are 1 flight up from the beach access
bed was super comfortable
condo was clean and beautifully decorated
rooms were awesome clean and it has everything you need
very responsive property mgr super clean
owner checked in a few times to make sure everything was going good
staff was very helpful and communicated often checking in to make sure our stay was going well
we enjoyed the location on this end of the beach
great condo perfect location perfect sunset and beach view
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3. Luxe studio by the beach in Splash Resort (from USD 182)

This opulent studio seems just like a movie set. Spacious, luxe interiors, full windows for unrestricted sea views, and direct beach-front access make this property the most desirable in this area. This gem of a place can host up to six people and it features two bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, private balconies for each room, a kitchen with all modern fittings, a dining area with gulf views, and a huge balcony with direct beach access. This vacation home in Panama City Beach is part of the Splash Resort where guests can enjoy facilities like an adult-only swimming pool, hot tub, kids play area with water slides, a gym, and a poolside restaurant with bar.

Panama City Beach, FL, US
25 reviews  
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room looked exactly as pictured beautiful decor and view
we enjoyed our stay beautiful clean rooms with view in both bedrooms and living room
the corner window was the highlight of the room
regarding the resort overall the pools were nice and the staff friendly
we spent the month of february and we were very comfortable
room was clean and were were provided plenty of towels
it was so clean and beautiful and everything we needed
the room was nice and clean
panhandle getaways was easy to use and very friendly
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4. Cozy studio apartment just across Sharky's (from USD 104)

Come stay with your family at this cozy little studio just across the street from Sharky’s, a family fun destination that has been around since 1986. This place on the eighth floor overlooks the beach and the Gulf World, thus giving you the best views of both the sea as well as the lush greens. This Panama City Beach rental can easily host a family of up to four and features a nice king-sized bed, a sofa-cum-bed, a modern bathroom with a bathtub, a small kitchenette, and a quaint balcony. The beach is just across the street.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
342 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the king bed and the pull out couch are both very comfortable
the amazing view from the pool/jacuzzi on the 4th floor was just a bonus
the condo is super comfortable and had everything we needed
very clean and responsive
the condo was clean and the bed was comfortable
we had wonderful stay it was very clean and smelled very nice
small efficient and clean
the unit was very clean and the perfect size for us
the host was very nice
everyone was friendly & respectful
mike and kristy are awesome hosts
mike and kristy are great hosts
everyone was very friendly
the location was perfect with walking distance to everything
beautiful unit and amazing location
the location is perfect walking distance to anything you could want
this is a wonderful location with easy beach access right across the street & many restaurants/bars within walking distance
awesome location and great condo
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5. Dreamy beach home with excellent amenities (from USD 135)

This Vrbo vacation rental is right out of your dreams. Right on the beach-front, this one-bedroom property can accommodate up to six people and it features a private balcony to laze and watch the waves, a well-equipped, full-sized kitchen, and two ensuite bathrooms.

This stunning beach house in Panama City Beach also has a fitness center with a sauna, a cafe, indoor and outdoor heated pools, a theatre with stadium seating and much more to let you live your dream vacation to the fullest.

70 reviews   Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was plenty of room
The bed was very comfortable
No fault of the room owner
two adults a 3 year old and 3 month old and
The beach front fifth floor condo was clean and tidy
The main bedroom was very comfortable and everything was very clean when we arrived
The condo was very clean
It was nice and clean
There were 4 of us
He was so helpful and extremely responsive
Owner / host - Kevin is amazing quick to respond and very helpful overall
Easy to reserve property Very accommodating and answered any question quickly
He contacted us early the morning of our check in day just to touch base and let me know that early check in was available
Easy to book Great communication
Pools were nice Shops within walking distance
The Dolphins pass by every morning and play around right in front of the condo
It's in a pretty nice central location with food and shopping in walking distance and of course the beach right outside your door
If your a light sleeper maybe not the best area for you
The communication from the manager was top notch
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6. Vacation home on the pristine Laguna Beach (from USD 236)

Gather your gang of up to eight and head to this ultimate beach getaway, The Palms. Situated just minutes away from one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Laguna Beach, this property is just perfect for a nice laid-back beach vacation with friends and family. Enjoy a quick swim in the ocean or head to the onsite pool and hot tubs to relax. There are charcoal grills available to enjoy barbeque evenings with sundowners.

15 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The weather wasnt that great
the last day couple days we were there someone cleaned it and changed the water because it was different color clean and smelled like bleach
Very quiet and peaceful Wish we could have stayed longer
The house had everything that I need in the kitchen and every part of the house (bedrooms and bathrooms)
great condo situated in the middle of everything close to everything
Everything was so clean and neat which made our stay so wonderful
We loved how clean and open everything was
had all essentials to cook and close to the beach even had it's own pool and hot tub
A great condo very close to the pool and hot tub
Everyone enojed their stay and would love to come back
The kids loved the pool also
Bugs ants and centapide even in the bed Carpet nasty and worn out furniture old and worn out
The condo was in excellent condition easy to get into and out of the complex would love to stay here again
we had to wash all the nasty dishes someone else left tvs
The weather was not good at all the entire time of our stay but the house made up for that I will check with The Palms first for my next vacation
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7. Remodeled condo with pool access (from USD 166)

Wake up to the sea breeze and the ocean waves when you stay in this waterfront condo. With one bedroom, this rental comfortably accommodates four people. It is located in a resort condo complex that features two swimming pools and a hot tub.

The master suite of this home comes with a king bed, with two twin beds in the bunk alcove. Free Wi-Fi, a fully equipped kitchen, and a dining room are also provided here. Restaurants such as Montego Bay Seafood and Scampy’s are a stone’s throw away.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved having washer/dryer in room
the location was excellent we loved our access to the pools and beach
1st floor gives easy pool and beach access
the condo was very clean and comfortable
the condo was so nice and very clean very well maintained
the room was well cleaned and neat when we arrived
clean well kept amazing location
the property was well kept clean and right at the pool
the owner was amazing to work with also i would recommend this place a million percent
peter the owner was extremely nice and quick to respond when we had a question or concern
we loved this place it is very convenient with younger children
always a lovely place place to stay
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8. Ocean and pool view condo

Tastefully decorated with varied beach accents, this studio immediately offers beach vacay vibes the moment you set foot inside. Apt for up to four people, you have all the necessary amenities available at your disposal. In addition, guests also have access to the large pool, hot tub, gym, movie theater, cafe, gift shop, game room, barbeque area, and much more on-site! Most fascinating of all is the sunset deck where one can witness some magical sunsets over the ocean. The Panama City Beach can be accessed via a crosswalk from the property.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
91 reviews  
Entire condominium 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing view from the patio bed big enough for 3
great studio apartment with ocean views and pool balcony
the bed super comfortable and the view was beautiful
amazing room and even better location the room was beautiful and the view from the balcony was amazing
the room fit our family of 4 comfortably
from clean and extra towels to warm extra comforters
it was clean and stylish
everything was super clean
the place was very clean
shannon’s place is extremely clean and convenient
shannon was an awesome host
shannon was a great host
shannon is a great host
shannon is an excellent host
shannon was a great host and respons super fast
the location is amazing close to everything on the pcb strip
nice place nice location walking distance from just about anything
great space and great location
we loved this place as the location was incredible
great place for two people in the middle of everything
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9. Sea-facing studio

This is another apartment in the vicinity of Sharky’s and just 176 yards (160 meters) from the beach access point. Complete with all modern fittings and amenities to host up to four people in its one-bedroom studio apartment, the highlight of booking your stay here is that you get a complimentary Fun Pass for each day of your stay. You can enjoy one free admission each day to some of the area’s most popular attractions like the Island Time Sunset Cruise, Gulf World, Escape Zone 60, and Bay Point Golf.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
18 reviews  
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
place is a good value location however pricy for the quality of the room itself
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10. Artsy condo facing the beachfront

A beach vacation can’t get any better than this. This gorgeous three-bedroom beachfront rental in Panama City Beach facing the sea features sprawling views of the turquoise water below and accommodates up to eight guests comfortably. Guests have access to the entire space and also to the two beach-facing lagoon-style swimming pools and the gym. This long-term rental option is located just opposite the beach and a few steps from Pier Park where one can easily find amazing restaurants, shopping places, and much more.

Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
241 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious apartment with a nice balcony and a great view on the beach
the rooms where just as described with comfortable beds
rich responds very quickly and the condo has spectacular views from the living room and master bedroom
the pools fitness room and beach were perfect
the place itself was roomy and comfortable with an unbelievable view
the condo is clean and nicely decorated
the condo was very clean and well maintained
when paying a $120 cleaning fee i expected the condo to be clean for us when we arrived
condo clean with big balcony
we cleaned the entire apartment and left it in a much better state than we found it
thank you for being a great host
rich is a great host i had a several questions and he always responded quickly
rich was an excellent host who responded almost immediately to any questions we may have had
the host is responsive and accommodating deals with any issues in a timely manner
i hope rich can work with the staff on getting things taken care of
the location is ideal close to everything
the location is perfect walking distance from walmart & target
the location is very nice
great location close to pier park
location was perfect for walking to pier park
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Panama City is paradise redefined

Panama City is indeed a paradise, especially for all beach lovers and water sports enthusiasts. Kayaking, paddleboarding, sailing, and kiteboarding are popular activities that you can enjoy on the crystal clear waters of the pristine beaches in the city. There are various charters that also offer inshore and offshore fishing, dolphin-watching, scuba diving and snorkeling excursions. All this and much more awaits to be explored in Panama City. Get packing and book a beachfront hotel, a family resort, or any of these amazing vacation rentals!

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