Whether you’re trying to escape the snow or just looking for a great and economical resort vacation, you may want to consider Panama City Beach and Destin , Florida.Best Beach

The catch? Great rates hinge on month-long stays.

Winter travelers will find seasonal value rates when staying  for a month. Beginning in January until April 30, one bedroom, one bath condominium units are available starting at $36 a night in Panama City Beach and $40 a night in Destin. Two and three bedroom units are slightly more.

Savvy travelers can find more than 1,000 family-friendly condominium units that range from Gulf-front cottages to spacious three- and four-bedroom suites. Modern amenities feature fully equipped kitchens, high-speed Internet access, washer/dryer and private balconies overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.

All guests of Sterling Resorts this December, January and February are automatic members of the Sterling Snowbird Club which includes discounts to local dining, shopping, recreation and attractions. Also, planned activities for club members include fishing excursions, yoga on the beach, wine tastings and golf tournaments.

For more information about Panama City Beach visit www.visitpanamacitybeach.comor call (800) 722-3224.

 For more information about Destin visit www.emeraldcoastfl.com or call (800) 322-3319.

To make a reservation, visit www.SterlingResorts.com, or call (866) 931-5181.