Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of activities are available at Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach?
For the latest hotel happenings, you can check the activities calendar in the lobby. Also, feel free to visit the Front Desk to learn more about what’s going on in the area.
What can I do on Pensacola Beach?
There is so much to do, and it’s all in walking distance! Check out our Local Guide blog here.
Does the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach offer children’s activities?
Subjected to availability, fun kids’ activities take place on the weekends after Labor Day. During the summer, pirate shows are from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., kid’s activities are from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., and we have mermaids swim around the lazy river from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There are also live bands on the weekend, crawfish boils on Sundays and ‘Dive Inn’ movies on our pool deck.
When do the pirates and mermaids come out at the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach?
When the weather warms up on Pensacola Beach, the pirates and mermaids come out to play. Read more on our Local Guide Blog.
Does the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach provide parking?
Yes, we do have complimentary parking! You will receive one parking pass per reservation upon check-in.
How do I get to the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach from the PNS airport?
By taxi or Uber, you can expect to pay between $40 to upward of $60 depending on the traffic.
How close is the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach to the beach?
Lucky for you, Holiday Inn Resort is located directly on the beach.
Where is the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach located?
The Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach is located directly on the beach at 14 Via DeLuna Drive, Pensacola Beach FL 32561. We’re next to the Hilton Pensacola Beach and across the street from a local’s favorite restaurant, Red Fish Blue Fish.
How old must I be to reserve a room at the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach?
Guests must be at least 21 years of age to book a room. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and booked in a private room.
How do I learn about surf and safety conditions?
To view current conditions, visit the Pensacola Beach Lifeguard Facebook Page.
Is the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach pet-friendly
As much as we love our four-legged friends, pets are not allowed on the beach so we do not allow animals in the hotel, with the exception of service animals.
Does the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach have Wi-Fi?
We do offer free Wi-Fi! If you need help hooking up, feel free to ask one of our staff members … we’d love to connect you! While you’re online, check out our #LazyPirate photo contest and share your beach memories with us for a chance to win!
Does the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach serve breakfast?
We do have a great breakfast menu and a $14.50/person buffet served daily at our on-site restaurant, Riptides Grill, but it is only free for children under 12.
What time can I check-in?
You will be able to check into your beach vacation at 4 p.m.
What time should I check-out?
Check out of paradise and into reality by 11 a.m.
Does the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach have a pool?
Do we have a pool!? Only the best on Pensacola Beach! We have a walk-in pool with a lazy river, tubes included. We also have an outdoor hot tub and an indoor pool that are heated throughout the year. You will receive five pool wristbands per guest room upon check-in.
What temperature is the pool when it’s heated?
During the colder months when the Florida sunshine doesn’t heat our pool for us, it stays heated at around 73-75 degrees.
Is your pool indoor or outdoor?
We have a 250-foot seasonally heated Lazy River pool and two hot tubs outside. We also have a heated indoor pool, so take your pick!
Can locals use your pool?
Locals are not allowed to use the pool.
How much are the beach chairs?
You can rent beach chairs from Lazy Days Beach Rentals. It’s approximately $30/day for two beach chairs and an umbrella for $7/hour. Give Lazy Days a call at (850) 698-0928 for reservations. Beach chairs are seasonally available from March to September.
Are there kitchens in rooms?
Some of our rooms, including the Family Suite, do include some kitchen items, but there is no place to cook. All of our rooms are equipped with a mini fridge, microwave and coffee maker. You can find out more about our rooms here.
Is the hotel non-smoking?
The Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach FL is a non-smoking hotel, but the beach is not non-smoking. There are designated smoking areas outside the hotel.
Do all rooms have a Gulf view?
Not all rooms at the Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach FL have Gulf front views, four of of rooms have wraparound balconies that face the street and Santa Rosa Sound. You can learn more about our rooms when you book on our website, or feel free to give us a call at 850-932-5331.
Do you have handicapped “roll-in” bathrooms?
Yes, we do. We have a handful of rooms reserved for handicap accessibility. If you have any further questions, please call our front desk at 850-932-5331 or head to our rooms page and book.
How does Pensacola Beach celebrate the Fourth of July?
We have tons of activities going on here at Pensacola Beach during the Fourth of July weekend. Check out more weekend activities here.
What is the ‘Mother Mother Ocean’ online course all about?
Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach is proud to be a pilot site for a video course called ‘Gulf Stories’ taught by professors from the University of West Florida. While you’re here, you can access these beautiful, educational models on your in-room TV or stream them on your mobile device. Learn more by clicking here.