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You'll have your pick of stunning shorelines in Destin and neighboring Okaloosa Island, but visitors suggest you make time for Crystal Beach. Situated on the Gulf of Mexico, Crystal Beach is frequently praised by visitors for its ivory sands and crystal-clear waters. Travelers also appreciate how clean the beach is.
Crystal Beach is home to a bevy of vacation rentals and cottages as well; if you're traveling with a large group and don't want to spend a small fortune on several hotel rooms, consider renting a house or cottage here.
The beach is open from dawn to dusk and offers a pavilion, restrooms, showers, picnic tables and limited parking. It's free to access. For more information about all of Destin's beach access points, visit the city's website.
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