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Fort Pickens Campground

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Great facility, good trip. The campground and park are well maintained. The sites were a bit short, and we had to park our vehicle away from our site. The camp store and laundry seemed to be permanently closed.

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Thank Edwin W
Beaufort, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The beach is gorgeous with many easy accesses. If perhaps the beach side is too windy, the sound is a great place to spend the day. We enjoyed observing the many osprey in and around their nests surrounding the campground. The new bathhouses/restrooms were so comfortable. The town of Gulfbreeze is a great place for restaurants if desired. Fantastic experience...

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Thank Norma C
Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have a very nice site with electric and water. You have to remember to bring wood with you since the camp store is closed and it is a long way back to the mainland. We will definitely return here in the future.

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Tupelo, Mississippi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm going to tell you the 4 things I wish I had been told before going. This place is in a great location for the price. You will still have to pay and entrance fee of $15 to get in the park after paying for the campsite. Now, a few pieces of advice: 1) Book your site early. This place...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great campground for all modes of camping from tents to big rigs. It is camping on an island that is about 8 miles from Pensacola. Great family place. The campground allows campfires; big ones. The part of the island where the campground is located is only about 350 yds wide; bay on oneside, the Gulf on the other. Plenty of...

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Thank Robert W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most eclectic RV park we have ever stayed at. We did not want to leave. The beach is walking distance for the gulf or the bay! The closest store which is a convenience store is 7 miles away, there is no grocery store or pharmacy on the island. Very remote!

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Thank Joyce B
Jackson, Mississippi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed in slot D13 in our 22 foot travel trailer for 3 nights. It was a very shady spot, which was great since many/most of the spots are in full sun. The slot was lever and just big enough for our trailer and our vehicle to be parked sideways. The campground was full. We were in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed the entire month of November 2016 at Ft. Pickens (we had to move once within the campground with their 14 day limit. We stayed in loop A, the beach is a block and a half away and stunning. The cleanest beach I have ever been on. The Florida trail begins or ends at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island...

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Thank Charlie K
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't know where else to put a warning to people leaving the campground and heading north. We totaled our camper because we took GPS advice and went under a railroad bridge that was too low. It's a 17th and Wright , after we crossed the bay and the policeman said it happens twice a month. Keep on main roads,...

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1Thank HistoryBuff2017
Harper, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a "Must Stop". Very well outlay of grounds. This is a National Park, all the RV sites have electric and water, none are with sewer. There is only one sewer station to dump at, perhaps they could attach another pipe to the existing station thereby servicing 2 units at once, especially now most RVs have a fresh water...

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Additional Information about Fort Pickens Campground

Address: 1400 Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-5116
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Pensacola Beach
Price Range: $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 200
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Fort Pickens Campground Hotel Pensacola
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“Make sure to have plenty of groceries!”
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“Look at the online site maps to pick your location.”
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“Make your reservations!”
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“We are tent campers so I cannot help you choose a good room :)”
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“Inside sights are nice”
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