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    The Watercrest

    6201 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-5641
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    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    My family and I traveled to Panama City Beach in June 2016. This was our first time staying on the far end of Thomas Drive(close to St. Andrews State Park) and also our first time staying at Watercrest. Our overall experience was great! We all...More

    Thank Alexandra E
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

    Alexandra, Unit 110 is not on our Sterling Resorts Rental Program but I am glad that you had a wonderful experience anyway. Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback to us, and please consider choosing Sterling Resorts when you book your next Watercrest...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    Recently renovated and redecorated unit in a recently renovated condominium development; the place is simply outstanding. The furnishings are new and the decorating was done very nicely. All of the appliances worked, with one exception (below), and the condo was VERY clean. The only maintenance...More

    Thank MarkInIndy
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

    Mark, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am with Sterling Resorts at Watercrest, but I am happy to hear that everything went well with the rental outlet you booked with. Please consider choosing Sterling Resorts for your future stay at...More

    Reviewed 23 June 2016

    The condo was very nice every bedroom had its own bathroom which is nice when traveling with friends. The Balcony was on the beach side of the complex and we had a great view morning, noon & evening. The only negative was there was some...More

    1  Thank Patricia A
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

    Patricia, I am elated that you had a great stay! I do apologize if you were not notified of the construction during your stay. Watercrest has undergone a 4.3 million dollar renovation project. The finishing touches are happening now, but is expected to be done...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

    I didnt enjoy my stay at all! Way too many rules for vacationing families! Pool and hot tub closes at 10pm-for real- its vacation!! The ground restrooms also close at 10pm! Not so good for the little crab hunters/fisherman! My son who is 8 got...More

    Thank Jessicanicole14
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

    Jessica, I do apologize if you were not notified of the property and beach rules prior to booking. In all of Panama City Beach, there is a "leave no trace" ordinance in place. All personal items, tents, chairs, etc do have to be removed from...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    Very nice location, construction going on during my visit caused limited parking. This is a nice ground floor unit, but could use some extra attention from the owners. It has a nice comfy bed in master bdrm but the other bdrm could sure use some...More

    Thank Shirley H
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

    Shirley, I do apologize that you had some concerns regarding the unit you stayed in. Unit 102 is not on our Sterling Resorts rental program - so I am unsure of the condition of that unit in particular. I can say that the construction is...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$197 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Panama City Beach
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    Sue S
    4 June 2017|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    Sue, There is a Tiki Bar by the pool which sells alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, meals such as chicken salad sandwiches, burgers, chicken nuggets, hot dogs, and bbq. They also sell snacks like chips and ice cream... More
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    miswelker2006
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    Smoking policies are truly up to every owner or rental company. For Sterling Resorts guests,smoking is prohibited inside the units but smoking on the balcony is okay so long as the balcony door remains shut as to keep the... More
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    Linda H
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    All major construction of the property has been completed. The front entrance and porte-cochere are still being worked on- tile is being put down as we speak. The Owner's Association expects that everything will be completed... More
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