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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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Beautiful Beach

We spent a few days at the beach and loved it. It was not too crowded (week after Easter) and was easy to find a spot for our group. We brought some chairs with us, but were... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Brian P
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Midland Park, New Jersey
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Midland Park, New Jersey
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent a few days at the beach and loved it. It was not too crowded (week after Easter) and was easy to find a spot for our group. We brought some chairs with us, but were able to rent chairs as well. On two days we saw dolphins from the beach, one of which was clearly riding the waves.... More 

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Baton Rouge, LA
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My cousin had her wedding here. Simply beautiful! Fine white sand, emerald and blue water's made for the perfect backdrop for every photo.

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1 Thank swankyone
Destin, Florida
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114 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Is there anything more relaxing than sitting on a beach chair under an umbrella on a warm summer day and just....being....? Crystal Beach gives you just the perfect venue. The beautiful Gulf, the brilliant white sand, the seagulls, the sights and sounds of summer.... bring the family and start making those beach memories!

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1 Thank Sherri M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place! White sandy beaches, beautiful water. Very clean, and relaxing! Definitely would visit again

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1 Thank Bria P
Atlanta, Georgia
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102 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great white sand beach. Spring break crowds weren't too bad but much of the beach is limited on where you can set up tents and chairs. Get there early to get a good spot. This beach has post for volleyball but bring your own net. Has public bathrooms and shower.

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1 Thank Sevy P
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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258 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hands down this beach is in the top 3 I've ever been to. We stayed right on the beach in a condo and enjoyed every second of this place. What was considered the busy spring break week, I didn't mind it whatsoever and it didn't feel that busy. The sands are white and soft, the water was perfect and our... More 

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Destin, Florida
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

OMG...the beach is so clean and the sand feels like powder. Didn't want to leave. Due to it being spring break, had some rough waters, so couldn't get in due to red flag, but still enjoyed taking walks and playing games.

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1 Thank Mamaxtwins
wisconsin
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24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Powdery white sandy beach, beautiful water. Why drive any further south from here? Really, why? The best beach in Florida, period!

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1 Thank hockeymomma3
Covington, Tennessee
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I have been coming to the beautiful Crystal Sands Beach for over 20 years. I began with a girl's trip on Thanksgiving weekend so long ago. I continued with bringing my husband and babies, and now I come with my grown daughters and good friends. I love this place and hardly miss a year without visiting here. Sometimes I even... More 

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Palatine, Illinois
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Great views, sand is so soft and white. Very clean. We had a private access area, the "public spots" around us were down the way. Private spots have rules to chairs, beware. Check before you book on chairs if you want to know if you have to pay. Some only give two per unit also. Not a lot of shells... More 

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