Couples searching for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day will not be disappointed by the wide array of accommodations, dining and spa offerings in Panama City Beach. Known for sugar-white sand beaches and turquoise waters, Panama City Beach offers a beautiful and romantic Gulf Coast vacation for adults celebrating Valentine’s Day together. Below is a listing of offerings for couples in Panama City Beach:
Panama City Beach is home to several award-winning dining options that are perfect for a special occasion or romantic evening out. Saltwater Grill offers exciting seafood selections with an impressive 25,000-gallon tropical saltwater aquarium with live piano music as a backdrop. Firefly restaurant offers an incredible date-night setting with romantic lighting, a talented chef who features farm-to-table selections, and a diverse menu ranging from elegantly plated steaks and seafood to sushi dishes that are works of edible art. For views, head to Runaway Island Beach Bar & Grill, which has something to please every palate while offering live music and two floors that overlook the Gulf. The Grand Marlin Restaurant & Oyster Bar is right on the lagoon and focuses on fresh, local ingredients paired with exceptional service in an inviting and relaxed atmosphere. Capt. Anderson's Restaurant is known for its world-class seafood dishes, steaks, and an award-winning selection of wine, making for an unforgettable evening on the east end of Panama City Beach.
The majority of Panama City Beach’s accommodations offer picturesque Gulf views, and options range from simple to extravagant. Expansive beachfront condos like En Soleil allow couples to enjoy a romantic night in with a Gulf view, fireplace, and sprawling balcony. On the quiet west end of the beach, Carillon Beach Resort features a collection of beach cottages, five private pools, shopping, dining, and spa all within a private community. Sheraton Panama City Beach Golf & Spa Resort Recently underwent a $30 million renovation. The property is a sanctuary for golfers, boaters, and those simply in search of a soothing escape with a private beach located on the protected waters of St. Andrews Bay.
"Me time can be "us time" when it's at one of the area's spas. Luxurious spa treatments are an escape into relaxation at Serenity Spa at the newly renovated Bluegreen's Bayside Resort & Spa. The spa provides soothing facials, manicures, pedicures, Swedish massages & of course, couple's massages. Salon Baliage and Spa in Carillon Beach presents a variety of fresh and tropical treatments meant to satisfy all senses with organic combinations of nature’s own anti-aging body treatments that feature coconut, lime, sea salt, papaya, pineapple, and mango.
Fun at the Beach
Whatever floats your boat, the Gulf of Mexico is the sea of love. At the Real. Fun. Beach. there's no shortage of fun, and that includes romantic activities for you and your sweetheart. Take your love to new heights with a thrilling helicopter ride over the beautiful Panama City Beach coastline with Panhandle Helicopter. Sail off into the sunset with a Dolphin Sightseeing & Sunset sail with Paradise Adventures. Explore the outdoors at one of Panama City Beach's nearly 60 public boardwalks on the sugar white sands. Rent a bike at St. Andrews State Park and take a leisurely ride through the five ecological landscapes featuring a vast array of wildlife from birds to gators to deer. If you're looking for something a bit more engaging, the young at heart can be entertained together at nostalgic beach attractions like Race City Amusement Park's bumper boats and Coconut Creek's putt-putt golf, Cobra Adventure Park's go-cart racing or more state-of-the-art entertainment such as Dave & Buster's or Emerald Coast Mirror Maze & Laser Craze. If the games are a little too virtual, Panama City Beach has a selection of fun and entertaining live music venues such as Tootsie's Orchid Lounge where you can two-step the night away, or Sharky's Beachfront Restaurant & Tiki Bar for those who like to enjoy a signature cocktail while listening to the sounds of live music & the waves.