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Alabama
Reviewed 27 March 2012

This was a nice condo unit, but it was not very insulated as other condo units. I could hear people moving chairs in the unit above mine. I was told it was age limit of 25 and up to book at this resort, but there were a lot of spring breakers that made it in there. The pool had to...

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1Thank Sajasmic
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 March 2012

I just went for Spring Break in PCB and had to write a review for this place. 6 of us drove down from MN not knowing what to expect as it was out first time in Panama City Beach and we booked our Reservation over the phone. THANK YOU CHESLIE!! Checkin was a breeze! We didn't have to wait in...

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2Thank connie p
Minneapolis
Reviewed 5 March 2012

We stayed in Unit 806 at this property which was new to the rental market and a good value. We purchased the week as an "extra vacation" through RCI. The property is older, but unit was upgraded with tile in living area and granite in the kitchen. The furnishings were older but comfortable. Carpet in bedrooms was worn but clean....

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2Thank preservesunset
Conway, SC
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We stayed at Sterling Reef over the past weekend, for 5 days. We were frankly dissapointed on how small the rooms were in comparison to other places we have stayed in PCB. On top of that there were lots of minor issue which added up to a place that is really not worth top dollar to stay at. The carpets...

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4Thank Conwayangel
Merida, Mexico
Reviewed 29 November 2011

We had a great stay at Sterling Beach. The view from the 12th floor was amazing. The condo was beautifully furnished and even had a 50" TV. The beach is to-die-for. We also appreciated the free wi-fi. There were free DVD rentals in the lobby, but the selection could have been better. The location was excellent, and the staff were...

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2Thank Connie B
Summerville, Georgia
Reviewed 4 October 2011

We loved it! great location ! Condo was above and beyond what we thought it would be. We will be staying here again. It is right in the center of PCB! I could not have ask for more! The elevators worked great and didn't seem any slower than anyother elevator i have been on. The pool was lovely, we hung...

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3Thank misscandy
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 September 2011

My husband and I went to Panama City Beach in June and had a wonderful stay at this condo. The living room and master bedroom had a gorgeous view of the ocean and pool below. The rooms were clean and kitchen well stocked for supplies.The pool was clean and not overcrowded most days. Access to the beach was convenient and...

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1Thank Tiltyourworld
West Monroe, Louisiana
Reviewed 19 July 2011

In this life results come from the choices we make and these people choose to not tell you the truth. When they say your room is on 5 th floor it really means 8 th floor. We have wifi means it's extra$$$. The beds were absolutely terrible! The shower rod fell they said they would send maintenance to come replace...

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1Thank TheJohnsonsFamily
Atlanta
Reviewed 7 July 2011

We were there when I believe its considered "high season" so my first issue is with the elevators, how the builder would believe 2 elevators would serve that many condos is crazy...I highly suggest requesting a lower floor so you can walk down. Secondly, the pools are small and the fact that the building it literally 5 feet from it...

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2Thank AtlantaTraveler23
Alpharetta, Georgia
Reviewed 22 April 2011

Was in Sterling Reef for Spring Break 2011. Was a great place to be fa enough for the adults to enjoy but close enough for the teenagers to participate in Spring Break activities. beautiful View, Room 1205

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sterling Reef is a high-rise beachfront condominium located next to Shipwreck Island and near other family activities and popular restaurants. Sterling Reef offers 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom fully-equipped condominiums with private balconies in a resort setting that includes a beachside pool, grill area, and fitness center. Amenities include garage parking, meeting/reception facilities, and free high-speed Internet access. Sterling Resorts guests enjoy unlimited free DVD rentals and access to the nearby Bay Point Resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sterling Reef

Address: 12011 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3443
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: €178 - €386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sterling Reef 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The first floor rooms have the larger balconies.”
  • An example of what everyone's feet looked like after walking around the unit. Filthy!
 of 5 bubbles BiblioChick, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The second floor room # 207 best views and you won't get a nose bleed from being too high up”
 of 5 bubbles KimberlyS675, 22 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Request high floor take time to enjoy the view from the lanai. WOW”
 of 5 bubbles 1Tripofalifetime, 19 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All of these balconies face the gulf and look down on the pool. The higher the room, the longer trip on the elevator...remember that. Make sure to specify that you don't want bunks if need be (see above).”
 of 5 bubbles ebsimp, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Try to book a unit on a lower floor as elevators can be slow at times.”
 of 5 bubbles ktownsel, 20 Jul 2013 | Read review
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