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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible27%
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Free Wifi
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Beachfront
Pool
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Fitness centre
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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

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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

Reviewed 6 June 2016

Good location, nice pool, great ocean views, right on beach. Only issue I had was our condo #1003 although adequate. It needed updating and was very dirty. Carpet was dirty, mold in tub around hand support. Coffee maker didn't work. Stove was dirty. Silverware was...More

Thank judyhuff2011
Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

Judy, I am glad that you liked the property itself but I am very sorry that the unit you booked did not meet your expectations. Unit 1003 is not on our Sterling Resorts Rental Program, so I am unsure of the condition of that particular...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a three bedroom condo. The place was very clean, the security, pool & beach staff was very attentive we watched from our balcony each day and they attended to there rounds. The building in doing some remodeling but everything was open and...More

Thank jlwilliams02
Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

Mr. Williams, Thank you for providing feedback on your stay. I am happy to say that renovations are almost complete. We hope to see you back really soon. Thank you, Kayla Pickett Rental Manager

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$210 - US$448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$210 - US$448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Chelsey A
28 June 2018|
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Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
Chelsey, Wristbands are required for guests age 12 and over. Anyone under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult that is wearing a wristband. The company or owner you rented from would be able to give you the... More
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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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"Rooms on the outer edges have the best views with wrap around balconies."
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"West view for best sunsets"
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"We stayed in unit 705. It was amazing. Different units have different owners. Some are managed onsite..."
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