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Crystal Sands Beach

Destin, FL
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White Sand and Blue Water

Our family loves the Destin area. We have spent the last 4 years traveling there and each year we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dana S
Leicester, North Carolina
Super fine gorgeous sand - FREE PARKING

Visited August 12, 13 and 14, 2017. The sand is so fine, white and just beautiful. You needs some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda A
Austin, United States
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family loves the Destin area. We have spent the last 4 years traveling there and each year we fall more in love with the area.

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited August 12, 13 and 14, 2017. The sand is so fine, white and just beautiful. You needs some shade of some kind if you plan on staying any length of time unless you want to pay the outrageous prices for an umbrella from the...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beaches! Not over crowded and cheap umbrella and chair rental! Very close to the restaurants and condos

Thank shelbykersh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first beach we went to and I thought that I was in the wrong place because the water in the pictures I had seen was pretty and blue-green. This water wasn't bad but wasn't what I expected. The next day we moved...More

Thank denandvan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beach was beautiful, sand is so white! Feburary must be when the jellies die or breed or something because there were a lot of them of different colors all over the beach. It was still a lil chilly to be in the water so im...More

Thank Becky E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most amazing time here. I would definitely recommend coming here. It was gorgeous! The water was clear. The sand was white. Everyone was so friendly. We had the best vacation ever.

Thank aSheard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this beach. It is so clean and has a great environment for the kids. I wish they wouldn't let the rental companies set up the chairs and tents as it takes away from the view and openness. Every time we go there is...More

2  Thank specialkaye1214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These beaches are crystal sugar white and the water is a beautiful emerald green/blue. This was out 1st vacation to Destin and will not be our last. Beautiful area with great places to shop, eat, play and enjoy yourself. Go check it out and write...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful soft white sand. Clear emerald water. This beach is on the Gulf side of Destin. More waves and more wildlife than the bayside. Bring goggles to see all the fish and crabs underneath you! Bring lots of Sunscreen and some drinks. Easy access from...More

1  Thank Rebekah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach had white sand and crystal clear water. So beautiful that we sat on the beach all day! Would go back in a heartbeat!

Thank Haylee D
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Questions & Answers
Paola C
19 July 2017|
Response from Rick B | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a place right in front of crystal sands to rent chairs, paddle boards,kayacks and other stuff I'm sure.
13 July 2017|
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Response from klr1410 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.
Carrie R
3 July 2017|
Response from Krystal P | Reviewed this property |
No, not really. There are only really small shells less than the size of a dime.