You can book your "priceless" beach camping experiences at any of these campgrounds (listed alphabetically):
- Beverly Beach Camptown
This Atlantic Ocean-front campground is just 30 miles north of Daytona Beach and 25 miles south of St. Augustine. Oceanfront rates are seasonally adjusted — $65 to $85/night, also depending on the day of the week. Oceanview rates* are slightly less — $50 to $70/night. Tent rate is $35/night. Monthly rates are available. 2816 N. Oceanside Boulevard (A1A), Flagler Beach. Call 800-255-2706 for reservations.
- Campers Inn
Across the street from white-sand beach with beach access. Tent sites available. Rates not published. 8800 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach. Call 866-872-2267 for reservations.
- Camping on the Gulf
A wide white sand beach leads to the Gulf of Mexico and is just steps away from your campsite. Beachfront campsites are 20-feet wide. Beachfront rates* during the summer high season run $148/night to $153/night on holidays. However, a three-night minimum stay is required during holiday weekends. Off season is slightly less — $132 to $137. Tents are allowed in off-beach campsites only. 10005 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin. Call 877-226-7485 or book online for reservations up to one-year in advance.
- Carrabelle Beach RV Resort
Own your own RV site or rent one at this modern campground directly across the highway from the beach. 1843 Highway 98 West Carrabelle. Call 850-697-2638.
- Emerald Beach RV Park
This pet-friendly park is located on Santa Rosa Sound (also known as the Intracoastal Waterway) and has a very limited number of beachfront sites. While it isn't directly on the Gulf of Mexico, it is as close as you can get. Rates* for premium beachfront sites are $65 for summer or $55 for winter. 8885 Navarre Parkway, Navarre. Also, weekly and monthly rates are available. Call 850-939-3431 or toll free 866-939-3431.
- Florida Keys Camping Directory
Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, the Florida Keys are a water wonderland. Most of these campgrounds offer campsites that are either beachfront or a beach is within a short walk.
- Ho-Hum RV Park
Back up your rig to the Gulf of Mexico and enjoy the sea breezes. The beach is very narrow and activities are limited, but great for shelling and bird watching. Rates* are $29 for beachfront. Weekly and monthly rates available. 2132 US 98, East Carrabelle. Phone 850-697-3926.
- Juno Beach RV Resort
Just across US 1 and A1A to Juno Ocean Park and the beach. Rates vary according to section and season. 900 Juno Ocean Walk, Juno Beach. Phone 561-622-7500.
- North Beach Camp Resort
Located on a barrier island between North River and the Atlantic Ocean with an oceanfront deck facing the Atlantic. 4125 Coastal Highway (A1A), St. Augustine. Phone 904-824-1806 or toll free 800-542-8316.
- Ocean Grove RV Resort
Located on scenic Anastasia Island located directly on the Intracoastal Waterway, but the Atlantic Ocean is just 300 yards away across A1A. Campsites rates* are $60-$70/night and tent sites $50/night. Weekly, monthly and annual rates are available. Call toll free 800-342-4007.
- Old Pavilion RV Park
Reserve your own slice of sand and back your RV right up to the Gulf of Mexico. Rates* are $35 to $50/night. Weekly, monthly and annual rates are available. 20771 Keaton Beach Drive (Keaton Beach), Perry. Call 850-578-2484 for reservations.
- Perdido Cove RV Resort & Marina
Situated on the Intercoastal Waterway, some RV campsites overlook the water and marina. Rates* are dependent on campsite location and season. 13770 River Road, Perdido Key, Pensacola. Call 877-402-7873 for reservations.
- Red Coconut RV Park
Located on Fort Myers' Estero Island with the Gulf of Mexico at your door step. Rates* are seasonally adjusted $80 to $85, plus $8 charge for utilities. 3001 Estero Boulevard, Ft. Myers Beach. For reservations call 888-262-6226 x204 or book online.
- Turtle Beach Campground (formerly Gulf Beach Travel Trailer Park)
This Sarasota County park, located on Siesta Key between the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay allows you to park near the Gulf and just steps from the beach. Rates are not published. 8862 Midnight Pass Road, Sarasota. Call 941-349-3839 for reservations or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Rates are subject to change without notice.