Pensacola Florida is a terrific destination for a family vacation or for those seeking a quiet relaxing retreat to ‘get away from it all’. Located on a barrier island in Florida’s Panhandle, this setting is ideal for water sports, fishing, or just relaxing in the warm inviting sun. Pensacola offers all types of vacation rentals from hotels, to beach condos and villas, to private homes. Read our guide to learn more information about vacation rentals in this favorite Florida Panhandle city and choose the best option for you.
Portofino Resort and Spa
One of the more distinguished Pensacola vacation rentals is the Portofino Resort and Spa located on Gulf of Mexico and the peaceful surroundings of Santa Rosa Sound. Portofino blends the ambience and décor of the Italian Mediterranean with one of America’s most beautiful beaches. Enticing its visitors to pamper themselves, is the European presence of Spa Portofino complete with every luxurious service imaginable. The resort itself is comprised of five awe inspiring towers with two and three bedroom suites. Staying at the Portofino is an exceptional balance of luxury, serenity, and natural beauty.
Lee House- Bed and Breakfast
If you prefer to stay at a bed and breakfast which combines ‘old world’ charm with luxurious modern conveniences this is the accommodation in Pensacola for you. The Lee House is located directly across from Pensacola Bay. This charming home offers contemporary elegance, a bit of history, and southern hospitality at its best. An ideal location with close proximity to the sun drenched white sand beaches, historic downtown and entertainment is a favorite spot for single guests, couples and families to stay while visiting the Panhandle. Lee House’s accommodations are comprised of eight exquisitely decorated suites, with breathtaking views of the bay. Rates for the suites typically range from $195.00 a night to $245.00
Margaritaville Beach Hotel
This beachfront hotel inspired by the laid back lifestyle of Jimmy Buffet is where visitors come to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The hotel is situated on over 800 feet of beach front property with an additional 800 feet facing the Pensacola Bay. The accommodations at this casual yet refined resort consists of 162 guest rooms with an additional 24 corner executive suites complete with wraparound private balconies. The hotel offers all types of family oriented activities to enjoy, as well as a tranquil atmosphere for those guests who simply want to relax by the pool or beach sipping a margarita. Rates at the Margritaville Beach Hotel will depend on what type of room you prefer along with the time of year you visit.
Southern Vacation Rentals
In understanding that every visitor’s needs are different, this rental agency located in the heart of Pensacola offers an eclectic variety of accommodations for travelers to the area. They offer private beach front homes and condo rentals, as well as resort rentals and single family vacation homes. One of the more popular rental properties this service offers is a vacation home appropriately named the Seashell Chateau.
This gorgeous five bedroom home boasts a covered wrap around deck with spectacular views of the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Accommodating up to 21 people it also boasts a third floor sundeck to soak up the rays while enjoying the warm tropical breezes off the gulf waters. Daily rates for this magnificent beach home range from $293.00 to $925.00 a night depending on the time of year you plan your stay, weekly and monthly rates are available as well. Just a few feet from the white sandy beach, the Seashell Chateau is the ideal vacation getaway for a family or group of friends.