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Annapolis, Maryland
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9 reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2012

My husband and I had a fab time in Panama City Beach! The Palmetto Inn & Suites was the best. Very helpful staff...Excellent accommodations...the view from our room was spectactular!! Try to get a room on the corner! We were disappointed there was no where to rent bikes. We walked down to Pier Park, the distance was 1 mile. We... More 

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Hiram, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 30 May 2012

Beautiful pool and landscape. Short walk to the ocean. Can't say enough about how clean it is kept. Great for families. We have stayed every summer for years. We are never disappointed. The grounds and pool area are kept spotless.

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Rome, Georgia
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Reviewed 29 May 2012

My husband, daughter, and I stayed here for 3 nights/4 days on the North side. The hotel was clean and well maintained on the outside. The room was very small, especially the bathroom. There was no plastic on the beds, but they were small. The outdoor pool was pretty, but would fill up with unsupervised teenagers in the evenings, so... More 

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Toronto
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Reviewed 28 May 2012

Just the oceanview from private balcony is well worth the money I paid. Let alone the well kept swimming pool and fully stock kitchen. The hotel is beach front and very well maintained. The staff are great and helpful. I enjoy every minitue there and will go back in a heartbeat.

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Missouri
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Reviewed 28 May 2012 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want a marvelous, family oriented, relaxing place for your vacation. This was our second visit, and it won't be the last. The staff was super friendly and helpful, the room and the grounds were immaculate.

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Greenwood, Indiana
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Reviewed 27 May 2012

We have stayed here twice and i bet you cannot find a better hotel than this, best prices, cleanest rooms ,great great hotel.

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Dallas, Georgia
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Reviewed 25 May 2012

Everything was ok except the room was damp feeling. The room just felt moist and it made our clothes feel damp also.

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Belgium
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Reviewed 21 May 2012

The Palmetto is comprised of two different buildings - the one on the beach and the one across the street, called the northside. They clearly state this on their website. We wanted to stay beachside, but it was completely booked, so we took the chance and stayed across the street. There are so many good points that it's a shame... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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Reviewed 19 May 2012 via mobile

This was exactly what we were looking for, a smaller motel, right on the beach. Everyone on the staff was friendly and professional. I do wish there had been more parking on the beach side of the road. About half the time we had to park across the street. The pool was a nice size. There was plenty of seating... More 

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Fairmount, Indiana
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Reviewed 14 May 2012

We had an absolutely wonderful stay! We stayed 6 nights with our 2 year old son and we all had a blast. It's a very nice hotel, that is the perfect size and is very well kept and has amazing views. Only negative for me is that the bed could have been a little more comfortable but that's just personal... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Palmetto Inn & Suites is your family friendly vacation place. With 2 buildings to chose from - the choice is yours! The Beachside building is located directly on the beach with all rooms offering a gulf view. The Northside building is located directly across the street and offers lower rates. Guests still have full access to all Beachside amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palmetto Inn & Suites

Address: 17255 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2119
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: $81 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Palmetto Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Palmetto Inn And Suites
Palmetto Hotel Panama City Beach
Palmetto Motel Panama City Beach
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Panama City Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Panama City Beach
#7 Business Hotel in Panama City Beach
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“The cheaper rooms are on the non-ocean view of the hotel. So if an ocean view is what you are looking for, DON'T GET THAT ONE.”
 of 5 bubbles RussL293, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean views are magnificent”
 of 5 bubbles JLHR1962, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request ocean side, worth the few $$ more”
 of 5 bubbles beachlady2006, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful view of the Gulf, spacious rooms with complete and well stocked kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles lovethegulf2016, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 4th floor or higher provide a better ocean view. Request a room in the beachside hotel.”
  • 7th floor balcony
  • 7th floor balcony
  • View from our balcony looking east towards the pier
 of 5 bubbles KimO163, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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