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Best Panama City Beach Family Hotels

Sunrise Beach Resort by Vacasa
3 out of 5
14825 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (373 reviews)

"This is our third time staying at Sunrise Beach. The unit was nice but the cabinet shelves were kinda dirty. Nothing that would make me not stay here but mentioning so it can be addressed. Visible dust in door openings especially around hinges. It just glared at you walking into the master bedroom. ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

Sunrise Beach Resort by Vacasa
Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach
3.5 out of 5
11127 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $159 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (960 reviews)

"Love the amenities. Kids had a lot of fun. Even thought we did not requested everyday the room service every single time when we call for towels, TP, soap, etc, no matter the hour, the hotel personnel was bring it to us in less then 5 minutes. We enjoy our stay. We will be back."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach
Beachside Resort Panama City Beach
2 out of 5
21905 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $99 per night
4/5Very Good! (958 reviews)

"Nice location away form the madness of Panama City Beach. This is an older hotel and so has no elevators. Room was nice and clean, bed just about right for us and plenty of pillows. Great ocean view and only a few steps from the beach. There were no amenities such as restaurant or cafe, so plan ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Beachside Resort Panama City Beach
Beachcomber By The Sea
2.5 out of 5
17101 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL
The price is $119 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,060 reviews)

"simple clean and on the beach. only thing strange is beds are in the front room by catwalk and seating area/couch is facing the beach, should be other way w/beds facing the water"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Beachcomber By The Sea
Laketown Wharf by Emerald View Resorts
3.5 out of 5
9902 S Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL
The price is $107 per night
3.9/5Good! (728 reviews)

"The overall service and experience was wonderful. The kids loved the room setup and really enjoyed all the amenities offered. The check-in process was super easy and a wonderful experience overall."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Laketown Wharf by Emerald View Resorts
Legacy by the Sea
3 out of 5
15325 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL
The price is $129 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,447 reviews)

"This was a very affordable price and the water was perfect. Loved having the kitchen so we did not have to go out in the public. I will plan to go back."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Legacy by the Sea
Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front
2.5 out of 5
12818 Front Beach Rd, Front Beach Road & Clara Ave, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $100 per night
3.8/5Good! (926 reviews)

"This is an older motel but the location and pool made it pleasurable."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front
Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort by Resort Collection
4 out of 5
11211 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL
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3.6/5Good! (1,983 reviews)

"It was not cleaned good but we still loved it and had a great time. Dusty vents"…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort by Resort Collection
Beachbreak by the Sea
2 out of 5
15405 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach, FL
The price is $84 per night
3.2/5 (909 reviews)

"Property was dated but the room was very nice for the price. Clean and the beds and pillows were comfortable. I would definitely stay here again. The AC vents outside on the balcony but if you shut it off before hanging out outside it don't blow hot air on you while you are out there. The walkway ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Beachbreak by the Sea
Boardwalk Beach Hotel
2.5 out of 5
9600 S Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $93 per night
2.9/5 (1,590 reviews)

"I really enjoyed my stay, so much so that I extended my stay for a few more days. The location is amazing. (Beach is beautiful. Water is clear sand is amazing). Hotel is older but good. This is not a 5 star resort but was clean staff was courteous. Beds were comfortable. We stayed in two different ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Boardwalk Beach Hotel
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Palmetto Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
17255 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $89 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (724 reviews)

"This hotel is very nice and the views are amazing has an awesome pool and hot tub we loved it here and this is where we will stay from now on"…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Palmetto Inn & Suites
Shores of Panama Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
9900 South Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL
The price is $109 per night
3/5 (519 reviews)

"We had a good time at the shores of panama overall.The beach and the pool were great. Our condo was ok, needs renovating/updating! Sofa bed mattress was in poor shape, very uncomfortable. Most people complained about the elevators but we did not have any issues."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Shores of Panama Beach Resort
Tidewater Beach Resort by Vacasa
3.5 out of 5
16819 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL
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4/5Very Good! (656 reviews)

"On the gulf... the elevators were very slow or broke and handicap doors didn’t work been on order since November told by maintenance staff. The beds were old terrible very outdated..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Tidewater Beach Resort by Vacasa
Shores of Panama by Resort Collection
3.5 out of 5
9900 S Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL
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3.1/5 (565 reviews)
Shores of Panama

"Great place to stay especially with my family. Will definitely consider coming back."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Shores of Panama by Resort Collection
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Casa Blanca Resort
3 out of 5
Front Beach Road,11115, Panama City Beach, FL
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Casa Blanca Resort
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Panama City Beach, FL
2.5 out of 5
10241 Clarence St, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $89 per night
3.9/5Good! (964 reviews)

"Very nice quiet motel, pool was open the gym and breakfast were closed, ac worked great"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Panama City Beach, FL
Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front
2.5 out of 5
12818 Front Beach Rd, Front Beach Road & Clara Ave, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $100 per night
3.8/5Good! (926 reviews)

"This is an older motel but the location and pool made it pleasurable."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front
Hampton Inn Panama City Beach
2.5 out of 5
2909 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL
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The price is $105 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (469 reviews)

"The room was so spacious with kitchenette and couch then it had a large master bedroom and bathroom. We loved the electric darkening shades."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Hampton Inn Panama City Beach
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Where Should We Stay in Panama City Beach?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Panama City Beach is a good choice. The dolphin watching, beaches, and camping sites are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Take to the air and fly into Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), which is located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city center. Panama City Beach offers 311 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where you want to stay.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Beachcomber By The Sea - Offers an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort at this 2.5-star hotel.

Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach - Features 2 outdoor pools, a private beach, and a free kids' club. The overall comfort and helpful staff make this 3.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Legacy by the Sea - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens. Guests like the overall comfort at this 3-star hotel.

Laketown Wharf by Resort Collection - Features in-room kitchens, an arcade, and a barbecue grill. This condo is popular with guests for its comfy beds.

When Should We Visit Panama City Beach?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Panama City Beach.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 45°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.41 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, June, and March, with an average rainfall of 6.14 inches

What Should We See and Do in Panama City Beach?

While you and your family are vacationing in Panama City Beach, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Gulf World Marine Park and Pier Park. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like St. Andrews State Park, Panama City Marina, and Panama City Mall.

Panama City Beach is also well-known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Dolphins
  • Golfing
  • Fishing
  • Camping

Frequently asked questions

What's Panama City Beach like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of Panama City Beach is a good option if you’ve been considering a getaway with the kids. The dolphin watching, beaches, and camping sites are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation spot for families. Fly into Northwest Florida Beaches Intl. Airport (ECP), which is located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city center.
What's the best hotel when traveling with kids to Panama City Beach?
Legacy by the Sea is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your family trip include Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach and Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front.
How many family-friendly hotels will I be able to find in Panama City Beach?
Expedia has 225 hotels in Panama City Beach that are great for families.
What's the weather like in Panama City Beach?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 57°F. Average annual rainfall for Panama City Beach is 57 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Panama City Beach?
While you are visiting Panama City Beach, you and the family might want to check out some interesting spots such as Shipwreck Island Waterpark, Pier Park, and Ripley’s Believe It or Not. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like WonderWorks, Gulf World Marine Park, and Frank Brown Park.

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