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Nice downtown

Downtown area is very clean and presents itself well. Architecture is a mixture of old and new and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
REEJJE
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Conway, Arkansas
via mobile
Couldn't be better

What a great place for date nite, family night, solo out, friends, especially on Gallery Night with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AtlantaTraveler2010
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Atlanta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown area is very clean and presents itself well. Architecture is a mixture of old and new and some areas remind me of New Orleans. Good restaurants and a nice food truck area that’s very well maintained and relaxed. Nice area to walk and take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank REEJJE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place for date nite, family night, solo out, friends, especially on Gallery Night with art openings and outside music and food. Nice parades, music venues and great restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AtlantaTraveler2010
Reviewed 6 November 2018

All of the city vendors and craftsmen we selling their products in an outdoor street fair type of setting. This was done at night so as not to be too hot during the day. Everything was fantastic. You can't miss, the entire Pensacola area was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sabrinia T
Reviewed 3 November 2018

We did a lot of walking after we went to the Palafox farmers market. A few expensive boutiques, some bars, a few with pub food. Not a lot really. I think it's better if there is an event going on like Gallery Night, or an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were looking for quaint. There is not much there. There are a few business on the west end that have NewOrleans style fronts but nothing to write home about. We traveled thru here on our way from Pensacola Lighthouse.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mike p
Reviewed 11 October 2018

the trolley driver knew all about the town and shared the history with us. 1 1/2 hour it was enjoyable

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aleta W
Reviewed 10 October 2018

By far this is the best small town in the South. The Classic French style (aka New Orleans) is beautiful. The restaurants are fantastic and the food is great.......There is SOMETHING for everyone and it is very KID FRIENDLY...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank grogers103
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Downtown is so pretty with all the old buildings and architecture! There’s so much to see from restaurants to stores to historical buildings and museums. It’s a safe place and lit very well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Fitness-Ring
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Downtown Pensacola has it all day and night for everyone. Great food and great atmosphere, family friendly and also entertaining for adults. Pensacola is unique and in great shape.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stclair1958
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Such great things to do and what a clean downtown it is. We got to experience Gallery Night which reminded us of a smaller yet more composed version of the one we visited in Austin.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank devinc218
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Jyoti K
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Response from Stclair1958 | Reviewed this property |
Sidelines, Flounders, Gran Marlin, Peg Leg Pete’s, and Shaggy’s are all excellent, and unique, go parasailing, rent a jet ski, go to Fort Pickens, go to Interlight Surf Shop in Gulf Breeze, go to the Tiki Lounge on... More
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Monique S
24 April 2018|
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Response from cdhcch | Reviewed this property |
In the downtown, it is a safe area. The same precautions should be taken as any other City.
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Monique S
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Response from 1991KEB | Reviewed this property |
There are a few hotel, one right on Palifax and a few a couple of blocks away.
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