Much of the attraction at Navarre Beach FL centers around the Navarre Beach State Park. It is 130 acres of quartz white beaches, flourishing wetlands, and unbridled vegetation. A third of the Navarre Beach State Park was recently sectioned off for permanent restriction of development. Riding a bike or walking on the trail, which views on one side the Santa Rosa Bay and on the other, Gulf of Mexico, is an experience you must have. The entire beach resort has a plenty of vacation rentals: condos, houses, cottages, and luxury villas. All this offer great accommodation amenities, on different level of luxury. Each rental is good for your vacation, but if you will choose an oceanfront house you'll have a truly memorable getaway in Florida. Sound-side has a beach, dubbed "Mom's Beach", a popular location for parents and their children. Camping facilities, playgrounds, pavilions, a fishing pier, and, forthcoming, a marine sanctuary are offered. Combine the bay, sea, shorelines, wetlands, creatures of all kinds, flowers and plant-life, and you can imagine the potential for a true vacation getaway in Navarre Beach State Park. Should you want to leave the tropical trance of Navarre Beach, all you have to do is drive west, north, or east. For history buffs, learn all about the region at spots such as the Historic Milton, Blackwater Heritage State Trail, Imogene Theatre and Museum, L&N Train Depot / West Florida Railroad Museum, Bagdad Village, Gulf Coast Kin Walk Society, Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Plaza, Pensacola Lighthouse, and West Florida Historic Preservation, Inc. Historic Pensacola Village. Navarre Beach State Park and Blackwater River State Park are just two of the parks and natural wonders in the region. Near Pensacola and Perdido Key is Big Lagoon State Park. Outside of Gulf Breeze is the Navel Live Oaks Area. Biking, hiking, canoeing trails run through Santa Rosa County like snakes after field mice: South Santa Rosa Loop Trail, Seashore Trail, Garcon Point Trails, Avalon Bike Routes, Hwy. 87 Bike Route, Yellow River Canoe Trail, Old Spanish Trail, and countless more. Head less than twenty-five minutes to Gulf Breeze, Perdido Key, and Pensacola, and, whether it is opera, stock car racing, the zoo, or flea markets, you're sure to find the attraction you're looking for.
After you have rented one of the many available oceanfront condos, cottages or houses you'll discover that Santa Rosa County is a thriving community. Wherever you explore, chances are an event will be happening. In Navarre, there is the Health Fair, the Mardi Gras Krewe of Jesters, Relay for Life, Elks Children Festival, Navarre Chamber of Golf Tournament, Elks Oktoberfest, Gulf Coast Surf Sisters, and Christmas in Navarre. Elsewhere, events range from arts shows, motorcycle rallies, music festivals, to holiday events and rodeos. Find out more about these events when you arrive. Shops and restaurants on Navarre Beach, Florida, are quaint, surf-style, and casual, that "beachy" type vibe in them. Eat Cajun at Cocodrie's. Buy a board and begin your dreams of being a surfer. Browse through the art galleries and gift shops that deck the streets.
On the emerald blue shores of the Gulf of Mexico, the waves rush, while on the Santa Rosa Bay, wake is still. Witness both sides by walking from the front door to the back of your accommodation. Of course, in the beach resorts are a plenty of vacation rentals such as houses, condos, villas, or cottages. Navarre Beach, Florida, is a quintessential beach town and vacation resort. Lay back in the sun as children play in the sand and boogie board. Surfers slice through the waves. Joggers pass. Bikini girls tan while they read their favorite books. In the distance, jet skis shoot sprays. Fishing boats drift. The heat is palpable. Canoe and kayak through the mainland trails and waterways. A virtual rainbow of different kinds of fish swim in the local waters, on-shore, and out in the Gulf of Mexico. See for yourself the assortment of fish you can catch. What is a Florida vacation without a golf course nearby? Over six golf courses are in the greater Santa Rosa County area. Some are clubs, so you get the royal treatment and first-rate dining. And if you're favorite sport is no sport, and your favorite place is nature - Navarre Beach FL is a nature observer's breath of fresh air, as much of the beaches, waters, and lands are undeveloped and unspoiled. Accommodation amenities are excellent and the vacation rentals (houses, cottages, villas or condos) will offer you a pleasant stay in this beach resort. Whether you look for nothing more than the privacy and quietude of an island getaway, or you want prime nature and urban culture, Navarre Beach, Florida, is the vacation retreat and starting point to do it all.