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Crestview, FL Self Storage Units

Welcome to Crestview, FL

If you’ve just arrived in lovely Crestview, Florida, welcome! About 40 minutes from the Gulf Coast, Crestview offers a wide range of amenities and attractions, making it a very livable town. That includes affordable homes, beautiful parks, and easy access to some of the best beaches in the state! Read on to find out more about your new town and get started living the life you deserve in Crestview, FL!

Life in Crestview

Although it’s very close to the coast, Crestview is still affordable. Best Places says the overall cost of living index is 94.4, about 5 points lower than the national average. The reason is that housing and real estate prices are genuinely low in Crestview. For example, the median home cost of $227,900 is nearly $60,000 less than the national average, and many lovely homes are for sale.

Jobs in Crestview, while limited in their scope, are plentiful, and the unemployment rate is lower than the U.S. average at 4%. If you’ve got children, you’ll be pleased to note that schools in Crestview get an A-, an outstanding grade. The town is diverse, the commute to nearby Pensacola is a scant 25 minutes, and crime rates are low. In short, life in Crestview is affordable and safe. One thing you should note, though, is property crime is a problem. If you store your things in Crestview, choose Move It Storage. (Our Crestview self-storage units are safe and highly secure.)

Things to do in Crestview

As mentioned, Crestview is near the Gulf Coast and about 40 minutes from some of the country’s best beaches. That gives you a wide variety of outdoor activities to enjoy, plus the laid-back Florida lifestyle coveted by many. Below is a smattering of the best attractions, activities, and places to dine in and around Crestview to help you have a good time in your new town.

1. Casbah Coffee Company

Decadent desserts, freshly baked goods, and some of the best coffee in Crestview await you at Casbah Coffee Company. (Definitely bring your appetite!)

2. Twin Hills Park

With tennis, basketball, and volleyball courts, plus an indoor gymnasium when it gets too hot, this 20-acre park is perfect for family recreation! There are also picnic tables, barbecue grills, and a playground for The kids.

3. The Wild Olive

Delicious and decadent food served in a laid-back, inviting atmosphere? Yes, please!

4. Henderson Beach State Park

A phenomenal park with pristine beaches and everything you could need for a day of fun in the sun. You should note that this is one of the few places that force you to pay for entry. Many of the best beaches near Crestview are free to use, including parking.

5. Emerald Isle Seafood

Here in Crestview, the seafood is spectacular! Emerald Isle Seafood serves up the best of it in a charming atmosphere with attractive prices. One thing to note is that they’re closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Crestview Restaurant Honorable Mentions:

  • Trattoria Friulana Lucio's
  • You Sushi & Hibachi
  • Hub City Smokehouse & Grill
  • Hot Kim Chi
  • Pounders Hawaiian Grill

Only in Crestview

Crestview is known as the “Hub City” of northwest Florida because three major highways form a junction in the town including U.S. 90, State Road 85, and Interstate Highway 10. Surprisingly, Crestview is also one of the highest elevated towns in the state and gets about 65 inches of rain every year, the most in Florida.

Store your belongings with Move It Self Storage in Crestview, FL

If you've just arrived in Crestview and need to safely and securely store your things while you search for a new home, Move It Self Storage is your #1 choice. Move It Self Storage offers two storage facilities in Crestview that are safe, secure, and affordable. We also have locations in Niceville, Fort Walton Beach, and Destin, so you won't have to travel far to find excellent and safe storage.

If you need storage tools and tips, Move It Self Storage has them for you and several different storage types. That includes all-important boat storage which is very popular here on the Gulf coast. To find a storage unit near you, click the link.

You can also reserve a storage unit online or visit the nearest Move It Self Storage facility. The on-site manager will gladly answer any of your questions and help you choose the best storage unit that fits your family’s needs. Until then, welcome to your new home, Crestview Florida!