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Park West

Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
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Dog beach

Sand was clean but water was dark, no bathrooms or places to rinse off. Brought the dogs and they... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
wendyiam
,
Orlando, Florida
via mobile
RE: A beach to enjoy with my fur kid

We enjoyed the fact that during peak season and during the day that we could bring our dog onto the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Ken L
,
Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
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“public beach” (2 reviews)
“great beach” (3 reviews)
“pavilions” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Sand was clean but water was dark, no bathrooms or places to rinse off. Brought the dogs and they enjoyed the small patch we were allowed to stay on. Not too crowded. I wouldn’t go back, try to find somewhere else if bringing dogs.

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We enjoyed the fact that during peak season and during the day that we could bring our dog onto the beach with us and enjoy the water, sand, sun, and fun. We especially liked the White Sand on the Beach which is quite different from...More

Thank Ken L
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Since you can't take your pets to any public beach there are two places to take them on Pensacola beach.....dog park east and park west.....we have not been to east but we love this park.....the beach is beautiful there are nice amenities and they provide...More

1  Thank James C
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We've visited this park a number of times. This location is much quieter and family oriented than other areas of Pensacola Beach, especially the often crowded and alcohol infested main public beach near the "beach ball tower". Here you will discover tons of parking spaces...More

1  Thank Jay B
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is the only place we found in the area to grill our lunch. Nice to have a shady pavilion to use. Each pavilion has a trash bin for TRASH and a metal can with a grate over it for HOT COALS. People can be...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

This is my favorite place in the world. I love to meditate here. Never crowded, always amazing every day.

Thank 325peacelovejoy
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

This once great beach has been marred by creating a dog area in the most congested part of the beach. If a beach sunbather or walker tries to co habitat in this area ignoring the dogs ,their revelry will soon be interupted by dogs off...More

Thank Mike G
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

This park area just before the Famous Ft. Pickens entrance on Pensacola Beach "Where they held the Indian Geranamo captive for years" offers, beachside grills and shade pavaillions, as well as a public restroom and changing area. Great place to picinic

2  Thank FLSunnygirl
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Visited Park West after reading it was one of two locations on the beach where grilling is allowed. We were able to easily secure a spot around 5pm in the afternoon. The area wasn't crowded and it was also pretty clean. Will return for bbq...More

4  Thank jg79houston
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Of all the parks in Pensacola Beach, this one is the one to go! Parking available, picnic tables underneath pavilions, individual pavilions available, and a grill for each pavilion. Trash cans provided as well as coal disposal. There are water faucets available for rinsing and...More

2  Thank bsaltima
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