Henderson Beach State Park

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  • Address: 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541, United States, 32541
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8508377550
  • Ticket Price: 6 USD
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, Water Body, Waterfront, Garden, Park, Broadway, Play, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Water Sport, Boating, Landmarks, Natural, Beaches

Henderson Beach State Park - Review

Apart from sugar white beaches and endless Gulf of Mexico, this pet friendly State Park has approximately 60 campsites with amenities like water and electrical links, temperature controlled bathhouses, boardwalks for easy access for swimming and fishing. The Park also has designated areas for picnic, playground for kids and a nature trail to introduce you to wildlife! 

Henderson Beach State Park Ticket Prices

  • Admission fee will depend on mode of transportation.

How To reach Henderson Beach State Park by Public Transport

  • It is best to hire a cab to get to Henderson Beach State Park.

Restaurants Near Henderson Beach State Park

  • Ruth's Chris Steak House (reservation required)
  • The Back Porch
  • Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill
  • Hooters
  • Sai-Kyo

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  • Henderson Beach State Park Address: 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541, United States, 32541
  • Henderson Beach State Park Contact Number: +1-8508377550
  • Henderson Beach State Park Timing: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Henderson Beach State Park Price: 6 USD
  • Best time to visit Henderson Beach State Park(preferred time): 07:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Henderson Beach State Park: 04:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Henderson Beach State Park

  • 95% of people who visit Destin include Henderson Beach State Park in their plan

  • 65.01% of people start their Henderson Beach State Park visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Henderson Beach State Park

Monday, Friday and Saturday

94.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Henderson Beach State Park

People normally club together Destin Harbor Boardwalk and Gator Beach while planning their visit to Henderson Beach State Park.

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Henderson Beach State Park, Destin Reviews

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  • Parking fee ($6) is for all day, you can even leave and return with the single purchase. The best part are the clean restrooms, pavilions, and bbq pit areas. There are showers, but we didn't use them. The beaches are clean and you do not have to barter (so to speak) with the hotel guests so you can set up anywhere you like. I HIGHLY recommend this spot for beach visits as the staff were friendly and willingly helped whoever needed assistance.

  • Amazing! Amazing! Amazing! Lots of weddings are held here, that speaks for its beauty? It's clean and there is plenty of space to sprawl out. There are also stations to rinse off at and indoor restrooms. Definitely a place I plan to visit again. Theres a small parking fee (I paid $6), but its definitely worth it.

  • I love this beach!!!! The water is clear. Their is beautiful sea birds around. The sand is clean and white. Their is outside showers, a ramp to get to the beach area for anyone with disabilities. They have restrooms but the restrooms are very nasty. Their is a small fee to get into the park but worth it.

  • This park is immaculate! Very clean, no trash, white sandy beach and, of course, that emerald blue water! It costs $6 per car for the day. You can leave and come back later as long as you save your receipt. Its worth it to come here for the day at the beach. The public beaches are packed, even in May when we visited. There's also a really nice nature trail which is about a 1 mile circle through untouched wilderness.

  • This is a picturesque sea beach on the shore of Gulf of Mexico, just perfect for a vacation with friends/ family. The water is emerald colored and super clean with white sand beach. The beach was clean and the restroom, outdoor shower, parking facility was all Perfect. The state park has an entrance fee. I did not see any coast guard on duty there, however saw helicopters probably doing surveillance over head. There are ample options for good food and drink within a mile. I would definitely recommend this for short vacation, and I would return again.

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