Top 15 Airbnbs in Florida’s Panhandle

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Known for its collection of pristine white-sand beaches, Florida’s Panhandle is also home to charming small towns and barrier islands where you can enjoy the state’s natural beauty. Instead of staying in one of Florida’s top Panhandle hotels, you can enjoy the privacy of an Airbnb and a prime location near the beach. These top-rated Airbnbs in Florida’s Panhandle have alluring perks like swimming pools, ocean-view balconies, and beachfront settings.

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Navarre Beach Gulf-Front Luxury - Navarre
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Navarre Beach Gulf-Front Luxury

Navarre Beach Gulf-Front Luxury - Navarre

Head to the shores of Navarre to stay at this two-bedroom Airbnb. The Gulf-front two-bedroom space offers beachside luxury with beautiful views of the ocean. It is an end-unit location with views in all directions, from its sliding glass doors and floor-to-ceiling windows to the spacious balcony overlooking the pool and ocean. It has a perfect location within walking distance from the fishing pier, water sports, and restaurants, while a stay here includes access to a large pool and deck area that boasts a walkover to the beach. You can also enjoy complimentary parking, a fully stocked kitchen, washer/dryer, and Keurig coffee maker.

Cozy Escape, Pet Friendly - Panama City Beach
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Cozy Escape, Pet Friendly

Cozy Escape, Pet Friendly - Panama City Beach

A pet-friendly rental in Panama City Beach, this two-bedroom Airbnb has space for the entire family. The charming beach cottage is just a five-minute walk from the beach, with a lagoon situated directly across the street. You’ll find unique amenities like an outdoor shower and hot tub with a Smart TV, as well as a hanging swing set in a shaded area for afternoon naps. Your furry companion will love the open backyard, while high-tech amenities include Google Display and an Xbox one with 25+ games, while beach lovers will appreciate the umbrellas, chairs, wagon, and toys that are free to borrow.

Carriage House by the Beach - Destin
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Carriage House by the Beach

Carriage House by the Beach - Destin

This studio space is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway in Florida’s Panhandle. Located in Destin, it’s just one block from one of the most beautiful beaches in the state. It boasts a full kitchen and outdoor deck area where you can dine overlooking the pool, while a cozy living room area includes a comfy couch and large TV. Grab one of the beach chairs and soak up the sunshine at the closest private beach or walk to nearby restaurants, shops, and nightlife.

Tiny Cabin In The Woods - Milton
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Tiny Cabin In The Woods

Tiny Cabin In The Woods - Milton

Airbnb has an array of tiny house rentals scattered across the country, but this charming stay in Florida sits on 20 acres. Located near Coldwater Creek and Blackwater Forest in Milton, perks of staying in this compact space include the use of its outdoor area that has two gazebos, two fire pits, a charcoal grill, and a sand bar. The cozy living space is full of modern furnishings, such as a queen-size bed in the loft, full kitchen, washer/dryer, Wi-Fi, and satellite TV.

Steps from Beach with Pool & Hot Tub - Destin
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Steps from Beach with Pool & Hot Tub

Steps from Beach with Pool & Hot Tub - Destin

Boasting a stylish interior, this beach condo in Destin is just steps from the beach and swimming pool. The one-bedroom space is located at Grand Caribbean West, offering easy access to Crystal Beach and the Gulf of Mexico. Sat directly across from the beach access entrance, you’ll have plenty of space to unwind in the condo’s living room that includes a flat-screen TV and open kitchen and dining area. In addition to a washer/dryer included in the unit, families will appreciate the grilling area located on the property.

Pelican Beach, Gulf Front 10th Floor Updated Unit - Destin
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Pelican Beach, Gulf Front 10th Floor Updated Unit

Pelican Beach, Gulf Front 10th Floor Updated Unit - Destin

Enjoy the picture-perfect ocean views from this one-bedroom condo in Destin, which is located on the 10th floor overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Professionally decorated, it includes access to heated indoor/outdoor pools, a 24-hour front desk, a beachfront grill, fitness center, game room, and offers direct access to the beach. It has a plush king-size bed in the bedroom and twin over twin bunk bed in the hallway, while the queen-size sleeper sofa in the living room means that the condo can comfortably accommodate up to six guests.

Bikinis & Martinis - Panama City Beach
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Bikinis & Martinis

Bikinis & Martinis - Panama City Beach

It’s all about bikinis and martinis at this beautiful Airbnb in Panama City Beach. Ideal for two, the rental has beachfront views from a private balcony and includes the use of two beach chairs and an umbrella. Enjoy the beauty of the Emerald Coast while taking advantage of the unit’s comfy king-size bed, loveseat, full kitchen, and walk-in shower. In the summer season, there’s also a heated swimming pool and BBQs.

Steps to the Beach on 30A - Inlet Beach
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Steps to the Beach on 30A

Steps to the Beach on 30A - Inlet Beach

Just steps from the beach, this Inlet Beach Airbnb is also near the rare dune Lake Powell. Not only does it have an elegant interior with a fully equipped kitchen and private poolside balcony, but its unique location is just one block from four beach entrances, two blocks from a state park, and a bike ride or walk to shops, dining, and entertainment. The host provides beach chairs, an umbrella, and a cooler for beach days, while kayaking, SUP, hiking, fishing, snorkeling, and surf fishing are all popular activities nearby.

Pelican Beach 11th Floor on the Beach - Destin
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Pelican Beach 11th Floor on the Beach

Pelican Beach 11th Floor on the Beach - Destin

Plan a vacation with the family to this beachfront condo in Destin, which boasts unobstructed views of the ocean from the living room, balcony, kitchen, and dining area. Sunset viewing from the 11th-floor patio is a treat, while most guests see dolphins making a splash in the water in the morning. Set in Pelican Beach Resort, you’ll have access to swimming pools, tennis courts, a tiki bar, and a sauna and steam room, and the hosts even provide complimentary beach chairs and an umbrella for your stay.

Bay View Condo on Beach - Pensacola Beach
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Bay View Condo on Beach

Bay View Condo on Beach - Pensacola Beach

Featuring a serene interior with a neutral color palette, this gorgeous one-bedroom condo in Pensacola Beach is freshly renovated. Offering water views on Little Sabine Bay, it has a spacious patio where you can enjoy your morning coffee or an afternoon cocktail while admiring the tranquil vistas. The white sand beach is just across the screen, while a short walk or drive leads you to the bustling boardwalk area that has shops and restaurants. Other on-site amenities include a Smart TV in the living room, full kitchen, coffee maker, and washer/dryer.

Ocean Paradise, Beach Views in Perfect Location - Destin
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Ocean Paradise, Beach Views in Perfect Location

Ocean Paradise, Beach Views in Perfect Location - Destin

Accommodating up to six guests, this spacious Destin beach rental has a two-bedroom layout. Its biggest highlights are the gorgeous ocean views and location right on the beach, while amenities also include a lagoon pool, ocean-front heated pool, gas grills, tiki bar, and free parking. The living space is adorned with soft coastal decor and includes comfy recliners, a newly renovated kitchen, and a queen-size sleeper sofa, and when you’re ready to explore it’s near Destin’s top restaurants and attractions.

Sleek & Sexy @ Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort - Miramar Beach
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Sleek & Sexy @ Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort

Sleek & Sexy @ Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort - Miramar Beach

Take in the picture-perfect ocean views from this 6th-floor beachfront condo at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort. The studio space offers a romantic getaway for couples, with easy access to dining, shops, entertainment, golf, and tennis within the resort. Take a dip in the on-site swimming pool or head to the beach, then retreat to this beachside oasis to enjoy its designer furnishings, king-size bed, and 50” Smart TV.

3 Minute Walk to Beach, Free Beach Setup - Destin
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3 Minute Walk to Beach, Free Beach Setup

3 Minute Walk to Beach, Free Beach Setup - Destin

Less than a five-minute walk to the beach, this Destin Airbnb is perfect for a family vacation. The two-bedroom condo is budget-friendly and includes beach service from March to October. With just 1,500 feet from the door to the beach, you’ll have access to extra chairs, an umbrella, and a wagon for beach days. Other perks include Keurig and regular drip coffee makers, a Smart TV with Netflix and Hulu, and fast Wi-Fi, while your stay includes access to the community pools, shuffleboard, basketball courts, and tennis courts.

Ocean View with Private Beach & Pools - Santa Rosa Beach
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Ocean View with Private Beach & Pools

Ocean View with Private Beach & Pools - Santa Rosa Beach

The private ocean-view balcony is a highlight of this one-bedroom Airbnb in Santa Rosa Beach. The coastal gem is less than 125 yards from the white sand beach, nestled in a community with shared amenities such as swimming pools, private beach access, tennis courts, and free parking. It’s a perfect spot for enjoying nearby restaurants and shops just a short walk away, while inside you’ll find a pillow-top king-size bed, sleeper sofa in the living room, fully equipped kitchen, and indoor/outdoor dining areas.

Barefoot Bungalow, Heated Pool - Panama City Beach
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Barefoot Bungalow, Heated Pool

Barefoot Bungalow, Heated Pool - Panama City Beach

Barefront Bungalow is a studio space in Panama City Beach, where couples can enjoy your own private balcony right on the beach. Located in a low-rise complex, its just steps from the emerald waters and sugar-sand beach the area is known for, while a short walk takes you to the famous Pier Park with shopping, restaurants, and nightlife. It’s got everything you need for a beach getaway, including a fully equipped kitchen, coffee maker, LCD Smart TV, and private balcony with seating that offers prime sunset viewing.

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