The Best Girlfriend Getaways in Florida
Grab your favorite pals and head to the Sunshine State for rest, relaxation, and fun in the sun, no matter the time of year. Whether you prefer relaxing on the beach, exploring historic cities, or discovering the local food scene, there’s a weekend getaway everyone will love on this list. The hardest decision you'll have to make is which one of these Florida destinations you and your girlfriends will visit first.
These Florida Destinations Have Something For Every Girl Group
This charming town along Florida’s gulf coast is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway. Spend your morning shopping in town square, your afternoon on the white sand beaches, and your evening on the rooftop patio at Bud & Alley's.
Rent a bike or scooter for the perfect mode of transportation to see all the city has to offer. Make sure you enjoy chocolate-covered Key lime pie on a stick (at least once) and catch The Key West Sunset Celebration in Mallory Square.
The best of both worlds: historic beachfront hotels and a walkable downtown make St. Petersburg ideal for enjoying the beach and the city. Make sure to visit a least one rooftop, like The Canopy at The Birchwood downtown or 360° Rooftop Lounge at The Hotel Zamora on St. Pete Beach, for the best views the city has to offer.
If you prefer sightseeing to laying on the beach, this historic city is full of culture and architecture to keep you entertained. In addition to its rich history, the city also has an emerging food scene and was named one of the South's Best Small Towns.
Spend your days walking the streets of the Magic Kingdom with a Dole Whip in hand and your nights enjoying shopping and dining at Disney Springs.
With the longest stretch of federally protected seashore, Pensacola’s white sand beaches and turquoise waters are hard to beat. And it’s also home to the Flora-Bama, one of the South’s Best bars.
If your ideal vacation includes al fresco dining, enjoying dinner by the water, and a fresh catch of the day, the food scene in Naples offers all of these and more.
Panama City Beach
With an average of 320 days of sunshine per year, Panama City Beach is an ideal destination for beach-lovers. With 27 miles of coastline, you'll be able to take long walks on the beach and soak up the sun from sunrise to sunset.
Anna Maria Island
Get a taste of island life on this barrier island where high rise condos are absent and the average temperature during the winter season is 77.