Emerald Beach Resort

Set opposite the beach, this high-rise condo resort is a 3-minute drive from shopping and dining at Pier Park and a 4-minute drive from Shipwreck Island Waterpark. 

Casual 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom units feature tropical-inspired decor, plus full kitchens, washer/dryers and separate living areas with TVs. All offer furnished balconies with gulf views.

There’s a beachfront pool with a hot tub and a cocktail bar. Guests also receive preferred access to a nearby golf course.