PENSACOLA BEACH, FL- Pensacola Beach continues to be one of the most popular and affordable vacation destinations on the Gulf Coast — even during the off-season.
The hotel occupancy rate on Pensacola Beach was up nearly 5 percent in September from the previous year. Average room rates also increased last month – up about 2 percent.
Restaurants, bars and retail shops are also seeing more customers. The general manager at Red Fish Blue Fish told us he’s up about $80,000 this month compared to last October.
Even though some room rates have increased, Pensacola Beach is still more affordable than other vacation destinations in South and Central Florida.