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Crystal Sands Beach

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Address: Destin, FL
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Mon - Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Thu - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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The Beach makes it all worthwhile

We stayed in a resort this visit but have stayed in motel, but wherever you stay the beach is the star. You don't see many shells like you do other places but the while sand and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 February 2017
Tupelo, Mississippi
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Tupelo, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We stayed in a resort this visit but have stayed in motel, but wherever you stay the beach is the star. You don't see many shells like you do other places but the while sand and the blue clear water are wonderful. Reminds me of Clearwater Fl but you have to go lots further south for that so Destin Beach... More 

Thank jlofton2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We went to the beach at night around 6pm the view was gorgeous, postcard ready, have your cameras ready.

1 Thank Jovonna H
Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

White soft sand beaches in destin include this one. A better location than other beaches, my advice stays the same - if you're not coming to party but are coming to enjoy the views, look for hotel specials nearby during October to February. Good times. We prefer this time of year because the beach walks are very enjoyable and QUIET.

Thank Thedrstwo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

. White sand. Emerald green water. Very unique tons of lodging. It is centrally located to anything you could want to do in Destin. Whether it's shopping or spending the day doing activities with the kids very clean Beach. Well kept. It's a place where you party and it doesn't get out of hand no Wild Nights just amazing memories... More 

1 Thank Natalie H
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

The sands are awesome like walking on powered sugar they are so white. Walked from one beach to the other offers miles of beach to walk.

2 Thank dcprimeau
Tuscaloosa AL
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

The water is clear and an especially beautiful color. Sand is white. Beautiful view and sunsets. However, almost every time we go out there are dogs on the beach, and I don't care for dogs, especially think there should be no loose dogs. I don't know who to call about that.

3 Thank Ankfray
Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great, great Beach! Beautiful water, white, white sand - just fantastic! Not much else to say - it's just peaceful and amazing. Look at the pics! Oh, as for access though - just drive down 98 and look for signs that say BEACH! Follow one of those and you'll get there!!!

3 Thank Cary and Kelly R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed on a beach side house on business and went running on the beach a couple of times early in the morning The beach is beautiful with lovely white sand Definitely worth a visit

2 Thank Marco S
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

WOW! Beautiful Fireworks Show coming up from the area of Crystal Sands Beach and Henderson Beach State Park. Not sure of the occasion but was very nice. About 30 minutes off excitement that was probably visible all along Emerald Coast Parkway. Fireworks Shows are a regular occurrence at this location.

Thank Jaded-Bird
New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

If you love the beach this is the place to go. The sand on crystal sand beach is just powdered sugar. Just beautiful especially at sunset.

Thank Rosario C

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