Destination guide

The relaxing city of Thomas Drive awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Thomas Drive. Travellers appreciate the skyscrapers in this relaxing city. St. Andrews State Park and Gulf World Marine Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Thomas Drive

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Thomas Drive a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulf World Marine Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Emerald Falls Family Recreation Center (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Signal Hill Country Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • ZooWorld Zoological & Botanical Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Signal Hill Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Pirates Island Golf (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Thomas Drive

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Thomas Drive

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Thomas Drive is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Andrews State Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Truesdell Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Shell Island (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Conservation Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Carillon Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Camp Helen State Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Thomas Drive

The nearest airport is in Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 44.6 mi (71.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Thomas Drive?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,101 holiday rentals near Thomas Drive. From 505 Houses to 6,078 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Thomas Drive is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Thomas Drive?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Thomas Drive. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Santa Rosa Beach: 16,749 holiday rentals
  • Lower Grand Lagoon: 7,005 holiday rentals
  • Seacrest: 613 holiday rentals
  • South Walton: 18,494 holiday rentals
  • Gulf Lagoon Beach: 2,511 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Thomas Drive! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Thomas Drive?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Thomas Drive with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Santa Rosa Beach: 16,749 holiday homes
  • Lower Grand Lagoon: 7,005 holiday homes
  • Panama City: 7,145 holiday homes
  • Upper Grand Lagoon: 6,041 holiday homes
  • Ponce De Leon: 4,185 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Thomas Drive?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Thomas Drive. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • M.B. Miller County Pier: 10,871 holiday rentals
  • Emerald Falls Family Recreation Center: 9,617 holiday rentals
  • St. Andrews State Park: 7,861 holiday rentals
  • Hombre Golf Club: 10,030 holiday rentals
  • Gulf World Marine Park: 12,021 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thomas Drive listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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