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Henderson Beach State Park

17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3343
+1 850-837-7550
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One of the most gorgeous beaches in the area. It was very busy the day we visited but, everyone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cookeville, Tennessee
Awesome Beach

Spent a day at the Beach. VERY nice. Good resources. Nice facilities. The shelter houses (which... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Batesville, Indiana
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“beautiful beach” (213 reviews)
“nature trail” (45 reviews)
“entry fee” (39 reviews)
17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3343
+1 850-837-7550
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the most gorgeous beaches in the area. It was very busy the day we visited but, everyone seemed to have their own personal spaces. Very clean with nice pavilions for picnics and nice clean bathrooms for changing.

Thank judy177
Reviewed yesterday

Spent a day at the Beach. VERY nice. Good resources. Nice facilities. The shelter houses (which we didn't use) looked very nice. Also had a campground.

Thank batesvillebuck
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the best ways to experience the beach in this area. For a small access fee, you can bring your own chair and/or blanket, umbrella, and other necessities and sit on a nearly empty beach. Ample parking and modern, clean restrooms.

Thank TNbeachbum75
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite beaches in the world. Perfectly white sand. Blue blue water. Love it! Plenty of wide open space. Changing area. Showers. Picnic pavilion

Thank Darlyne J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a pretty place, not crowded out, and CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN!!! Nice pavilions and bathrooms. Only complaint is they don't offer week passes and I wish they opened earlier than 8 am. Only daily and yearly passes available. It's only $6 to get in though....More

Thank Kheather507
Reviewed 5 days ago

We are staying on ocean but came here because its less crowded. the place is beautiful!! No trash cans on beach. Didn't like that. I'm assuming it was by bathrooms.

Thank libby2647111
Reviewed 6 days ago

A great place to visit to see natural sand dunes and a beautiful beach. Picnic and bathroom facilities are available.Handicap accessible.

Thank Bryan K
Reviewed 6 days ago

The sand is so soft and the water is stunning! We walked about a mile and every inch of the beach is gorgeous! Nice and open space from the dunes to the water too.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed not too far from here and decided to try it out on a Wednesday and was really happy with the space we could find on the beach, but don't try it Friday - Sunday... not advised if you like a little privacy.

Thank jthebault
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was plenty of parking. The restrooms are clean. The sand is too die for and the water is gorgeous.

Thank Steve P
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8 August 2017|
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Response from JimmyD51961 | Reviewed this property |
Clear when we were there
26 July 2017|
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Response from Martha W | Reviewed this property |
If you walk in the main entrance where vehicles enter and pay, it seems possible that you may be asked to pay. If you enter elsewhere - like from the beach, no pay. It is beautiful. And no one appeared to be collecting on... More
20 July 2017|
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Response from jerry h | Reviewed this property |
theres showers outside to wash the salt water off