Couples searching for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day will not be disappointed by the wide array of accommodation, dining and spa offerings in Panama City Beach. Known for sugar-white sand beaches and emerald green 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:
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 Rentals features a collection of beach cottages, five private pools, shopping, dining and spa all within a private community. The Sheraton Bay Point Resort opened in late 2016 following 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 the St. Andrews Bay.
The Serenity Spa at the newly renovated Sheraton Bay Point Resort has played host to the First Lady and provides soothing facials, manicures, pedicures and Swedish 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. The recently updated Aquarius Day Spa at the Holiday Inn Resort offers services that include massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, body wraps, body scrubs, teeth whitening, waxing and more all at affordable prices.
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 and 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. Dolce Italiano serves up traditional Italian dishes in an upscale setting, and is the latest restaurant venture of acclaimed local Chef Paul Stellato, who served past U.S. presidents and athletes at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. 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. The Boar’s Head Restaurant and Tavern is known for its seafood dishes, world-class steaks and an award-winning selection of wine, making for an unforgettable evening on the west end of Panama City Beach.