Stay within walking distance of exciting things to do in Panama City Beach

The Country Inn & Suites, Panama City Beach offers a prime location off Front Beach Road, placing you within walking distance of the city’s pristine beaches and family-friendly destinations like Coconut Creek Family Fun Park and WonderWorks. If you’re looking for things to do on the water, rent a fishing boat or plan a snorkeling adventure through Shell Island Boat Rentals & Tours. For indoor fun, you can visit nearby spots like Ripley's Believe It or Not! and Kartona the Electric Speedway. No matter how you choose to spend your day, you can rest comfortably between adventures in one of our rooms or suites.

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Shell Island Boat Rentals & Tours

3.94 mi / 6.34 km from the hotel
End the day with a private sunset tour, or go snorkeling with bottlenose dolphins. You can also rent a pontoon or fishing boat to explore on your own.

Shipwreck Island Waterpark

1.74 mi / 2.8 km from the hotel
Stay cool by riding a zip line into a blue lagoon, tubing down the Lazy River, and swimming in a 500,000-gallon wave pool at Shipwreck Island Waterpark.

Coconut Creek Family Fun Park

0.27 mi / 0.43 km from the hotel
With a mini-golf course and the Gran Maze labyrinth, this attraction offers fun activities designed with the whole family in mind.

Frank Brown Park

5.63 mi / 9.06 km from the hotel
This park hosts local festivals as well as sporting events such as swim meets and baseball games.

Gulf World Marine Park

4.44 mi / 7.15 km from the hotel
You can swim with dolphins, feed a stingray, and meet some very talented penguins at this interactive marine park.

Pier Park

5.01 mi / 8.06 km from the hotel
Shop till you drop at this open-air mall featuring more than 130 dining and retail options. The complex is also home to a 1,000-foot fishing pier, an IMAX theater, and a laser tag arena.

Ripley's Believe It or Not!

0.22 mi / 0.36 km from the hotel
This family-friendly attraction houses a variety of strange and interesting exhibits. Before you leave, try to find your way through the challenging mirror maze.

Panama City Beach Sports Complex

2.27 mi / 3.66 km from the hotel
Enjoy a front row seat as your favorite athlete rounds the bases, scores a goal, or makes a game-winning touchdown at this expansive sports complex.

Kartona the Electric Speedway

2.38 mi / 3.83 km from the hotel
Kids and adults alike can fulfill their need for speed at this indoor go-kart complex. If you prefer to hang on the sidelines, try your hand at a variety of arcade games.

Race City

0.47 mi / 0.76 km from the hotel
Experience thrilling roller coasters, engage in friendly competition on the bumper boats, and speed along the go-kart tracks at Race City.


0.18 mi / 0.29 km from the hotel
Fun and science combine at WonderWorks to provide an unrivaled educational experience. Kid-friendly favorites include the glow-in-the-dark ropes course and the astronaut training challenge.


0.86 mi / 1.39 km from the hotel
This park is home to more than 260 animals, including orangutans, exotic cats, and gators. For a memorable visit, opt to feed a giraffe or pet a sloth.