Recommended Hot Spots
Destin's Crab Island
Take one of our pontoon rental boats to Crab Island. It takes about 1-1.5 hours to drive to Destin from 30a (Santa Rosa Beach Area). Why not take a pontoon rental boat in Santa Rosa Beach. Depending on the boat, weather, wind, etc. you can get to Crab Island by pontoon rental boat in 35-55 minutes. Plus you get to enjoy the water. Crab Island in Destin isn't really an Island. It's a very shallow and beautiful body of crystal clear blue water where boats anchor and play for the day.
The Famous LuLu's
The Famous Lulu's is owned by Jimmy Buffett's sister. This is not only a super fun destination, they actually have good food. Lulu's is located is the mid point between Santa Rosa Beach and Destin's Famous Crab Island. LuLu's in Destin is only 15-20 minutes by boat from Crab Island or Santa Rosa Beach. It's fun for kids and adults. They do not have a dock. Pontoon Rental boats have to drop anchor and walk in very shallow water.
Destin is known as the World's Luckiest Fishing Village. The Destin Marina has been the place fishing charters have docked for years. Although it's difficult to find a place to park a pontoon rental boat, it's fun to drive through that area and see the beautiful boats, shops, houses, etc. It's only 3-5 minutes from Crab Island and only 34-55 minutes from Santa Rosa Beach.
Bayou Bill's Crab House
Although not on the water, Bayou Bill's Crab House is just minutes from Cessna Landing where guests pick up a pontoon rental boat. We would be remiss if we didn't tell you about the greatest seafood restaurant / experience on the Gulf Coast. Bayou Bill's is home to the best seafood around. Not only do they have fabulous seafood, they just opened the best sushi bar ever. Folks from all over the world have said this is the best Sushi they've ever had. Bayou Bill's has two locations. One at 4748 US 98 in Santa Rosa Beach, and the other on Front Beach Road in Panama City Beach.
30a Pontoon Rental in Santa Rosa Beach offers the best pontoon rental experience in Santa Rosa Beach, Destin, Panama City, Rosemary Beach, etc. Our pontoon rental boat experience allows you to have a 150 hp pontoon rental boat in the 30a area. Why rent a pontoon in Destin or rent a pontoon rental boat in Panama City when you can rent a pontoon rental boat in Santa Rosa Beach. Santa Rosa Beach Pontoon Rental is located in Santa Rosa Beach near Rosemary Beach, Seaside, Grayton Beach, Alys Beach, Sandestin, Blue Mountain Beach, etc.