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Pensacola Beach hotels and places to stay

Surf & Sand Hotel
2 out of 5
40 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach, FL
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The price is $140 per night
1.38 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (2,126 reviews)

"Due to the covid-19, the usage of the kayaks, paddle boards and bicycles were not available plus the complimentary breakfast. So we had to pay for breakfast elsewhere. I just wish the hotel price was lower due to not being able to use/have what is offered"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Surf & Sand Hotel
Best Western Beachside Resort
2.5 out of 5
16 Via de Luna Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL
The price is $203 per night
0.97 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,983 reviews)

"Close to the beach. Staff is very friendly. This is where me and my family will always stay in Pensacola."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Best Western Beachside Resort
Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach
2.5 out of 5
333 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach, FL
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1.74 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (1,090 reviews)
Holliday Inn Express

"Great"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach
Emerald Isle
3 out of 5
22 Via De Luna Dr., Pensacola Beach, FL
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0.86 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"The location is perfect, and the private property makes it nice and quiet"…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Emerald Isle
Margaritaville Beach Hotel
4 out of 5
165 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach, FL
The price is $293 per night
1.67 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,029 reviews)

"We were lucky enough to get a great room that faced the water. The place was very well kept and cleaned everyday. The whole staff in all the departments were extremely friendly and helpful with questions and inquires about the area. Unfortunately, there was a beach shutdown at the end of our stay, ..."…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2020

Margaritaville Beach Hotel
Beach Club Resort Residence and Spa
4.5 out of 5
18 Via De Luna, Pensacola Beach, FL
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0.93 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (65 reviews)

"The location was perfect. Nice balcony facing the beach. Nice place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Beach Club Resort Residence and Spa
SpringHill Suites Pensacola Beach
3 out of 5
24 Via De Luna Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL
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1.28 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (662 reviews)

"Excellent staff. Everyone was extremely friendly. Great location with beautiful views."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

SpringHill Suites Pensacola Beach
Portofino Island Resort
4 out of 5
10 Portofino Drive, Pensacola Beach, FL
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2.7 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (442 reviews)

"The property was beautiful me and my family will definitely go back we were in tower 1 room 802 . We didn’t know that there were no cleaning services and was not told that a fire alarm will go off once a week. We were woken up with loud alarm saying there was a fire exit now and only use stairs. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Portofino Island Resort
Updated With Beach Condo Decor - Very Upscale, Yet Comfortable - Elevator Access
4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
I had a wonderful time.

"The condo was beautiful. It was very relaxing and comfortable place to stay while I was on vacation. I'm looking forward to staying there again next year."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Updated With Beach Condo Decor - Very Upscale, Yet Comfortable - Elevator Access
Stunning Views, Huge Balcony, Olympic Pool, Walk to Peg Leg Pete's Restaraunt!
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2.48 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (86 reviews)
Perfect getaway for couples!

"This unit is perfect for couples or a family with one or two children. It is very roomy, the balcony is spacious with an amazing view of the bay! My husband and I ate every meal out there! The community is nice and quiet. We cooked our meals most nights, ordering curb side from Flounders one evening. ..."…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2020

Stunning Views, Huge Balcony, Olympic Pool, Walk to Peg Leg Pete's Restaraunt!
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Visiting Pensacola Beach

Travelers to Pensacola Beach give high marks for the beaches and top-notch restaurants. This walkable city also attracts tourists with its live music. Pensacola Naval Air Station, Historic Pensacola Village, and Saenger Theatre are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 1682 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Pensacola
  • The closest major airport is in Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), 10 mi (16.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), 35.8 mi (57.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Pensacola Beach

The beaches, sunsets, and sunrises exemplify the city's natural beauty, and places to visit include Gulf Islands National Seashore and Santa Rosa Island. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Portofino Boardwalk and Pensacola Beach Pier.

In Pensacola Beach, you'll be able to select from 292 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday getaway. These are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Margaritaville Beach Hotel - Our customers like the bar and overall value at this hotel. With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Pensacola Naval Air Station, 10.6 mi/17 km from the city center, and Historic Pensacola Village, which is 6.9 mi (11.1 km) away.

Dressing for Pensacola Beach

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 72°F and the nighttime average to be 42°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 90°F during the day and 54°F at night
  • July through September averages 90°F during the day and 66°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 83°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • Pensacola Beach gets about 65.35 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and June with an average temperature of 90°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 44°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Pensacola Beach?
Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This hotel is a short 11-minute walk from Pensacola Beach Pier, and it offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Traveler reviews also recommend Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach and Hilton Pensacola Beach as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Pensacola Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer in Pensacola Beach.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Pensacola Beach?
To find more details about updating your trip to Pensacola Beach or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Pensacola Beach?
Based on reviews, Best Western Beachside Resort is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach and Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Pensacola Beach?
Surf & Sand Hotel is a hotel with an outdoor pool and laundry facilities, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your family trip include Hampton Inn Pensacola Beach and Margaritaville Beach Hotel. Attractions in the area like Sam’s Fun City and Gulf Breeze Zoo are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Pensacola Beach?
Portofino Island Resort is a favorite 4-star condo for couples, and features a full-service spa and 3 restaurants.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Pensacola Beach Pier?
Adjacent to Pensacola Beach Pier, Surf & Sand Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Other good options close by include Hampton Inn Pensacola Beach and Best Western Beachside Resort.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Pensacola Beach?
Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach is a top beachfront hotel with 2 outdoor pools and free buffet breakfast. Best Western Beachside Resort is another good choice for your beach trip. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Opal Beach or Park East On-Leash Dog Beach.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Pensacola Beach?
Margaritaville Beach Hotel is a 4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and 3 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Pensacola Beach?
Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a lazy river. Other choices with an onsite pool include Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach and Serene Luxury - Spacious 2 Bedroom Condo at Resort With Beach Access, Shared Pools, Spa and More.
What is the best spa hotel in Pensacola Beach?
Emerald Isle Highrise Condo 15th Floor Amazing Views is a highly recommended beach spa hotel featuring a fitness center and tennis courts. Spend the afternoon relaxing in the spa tub and sauna. Other popular spa hotels in Pensacola Beach include Portofino Island Resort and Portofino Island Resort.
What's the most popular hotel in Pensacola Beach with an on-site water park or a water park nearby?
Portofino Island Resort is a popular 4-star condo featuring 8 outdoor pools and a kids’ club.

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