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“Osprey - still a great place”
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Osprey on the Gulf
Ranked #1 of 48 Hotels in Panama City Beach
Certificate of Excellence
TN
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17 reviews
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“Osprey - still a great place”
Reviewed 2 April 2012

We have been staying at the Osprey off and on for maybe 20 years.
Every room has a kitchen and beachfront balcony. The staff is friendly and caring.
It has always been well run and clean. It may actually have improved over the years.
There are just 6 floors, but there are now 3 elevators which makes waiting times very short.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 March 2012

a very very beautiful place to be in with your partner! beautiful view too!

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled with family
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Seymour, Tennessee
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Reviewed 13 February 2012

I really liked this hotel for the convenience. It's obviously worn but we still enjoyed it. Room cleanliness is so so. Dirty carpet from the sand of course but maids were ready to clean up as best possible. Just a short walk off the deck takes you to the sand. I love the tiki bar but unfortunately patrons don't mind throwing their cigarette butts in the sand just next to the kids playarea- YUCK! I really wish people would be more mindful of the environment and the kids! We loved the family movie night w/ popcorn under the stars, they had an easter egg hunt for the kids. There are 2 pools between the 2 properties and you can use either one, one is a little smaller than the other. Weather is still a little cool at times around easter, the pool is heated somewhat but a little too cold for me. Kids practically have no nerve endings so it wasn't an issue for them. I would definately stay here again if going to PCB area. The new pier shops are great and within walking distance to the hotel. You definately have to try the pirate cruise too. BEST ever and it's totally catered to kids.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled with family
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Jasper, Alabama
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Reviewed 26 January 2012

My husband and I love the Osprey!!! The rooms are always nice and clean. The staff is super friendly and helpful. There is no request too great or small that they won't help you with. The prices are uncomparable for the quality you recieve from this hotel. We have been staying here for several years and have always had a wonderful experience. And to add to all this, it's less than a mile to pier park!

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

We took a room with a gulf view for one night after driving from New Orleans, and I have to say the view was excellent. The problem with the room was that it smelt of something odd, I don't know what. I just got the impression that the hotel needed a lick of paint and a bit of a clean. I used the outdoor pool and hot tub which were nice even though it was freezing outside.

There are a few shops, bars and restaurants nearby at the shopping complex although in January quite a lot was already closed until March.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about Osprey on the Gulf

Property: Osprey on the Gulf
Address: 15801 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2509
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Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Panama City Beach
#4 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
Price range (per night): ₹ 7,945 - ₹ 20,605
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Osprey on the Gulf 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located directly on the Gulf of Mexico, Osprey On The Gulf offers the family vacation of a lifetime and the memories to match. If you are looking for a vacation that offers the combination of tranquility and adventure in an atmosphere of natural beauty, let the the Osprey on the Gulf serve as your perfect family vacation spot. Each room offers full kitchen and extra large private balcony over looking the Gulf of Mexico. ... more   less 
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