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Recent Sandestin Area reviews

  • Beach Condo Review

    "Rating Details: The property manager was very helpful. The vacation rental was spotless. I was very happy with the location. I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: Absolutely perfect. Everything was set on our arrival & I loved getting the email telling us we could check in early. The condo was perfect. If I had any complaint at all it would be the "high" pub table & chairs on the balcony. But truly minor in the big picture.The weather was ideal& the beach was beautiful. Only other complaint which I doubt can be acted on was that several times when we went to the pool there were gentlemen sitting around smoking cigars. I understand that folks need to smoke outdoors, but the smell was so strong that we had to leave."
    Guest: Christine Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 17, 2014
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  • fantastic condo

    "The condo was perfect in every way.Decorations,location,view,amenities,price.The condo had high end decor and the view was to die for.(right on the beach).The complex as a whole is magnificent and has everything you can ask for.A perfect place to get away for the weekend or stay for months.The owners contact was great and they did everything they said they would.Will definitely stay again"
    Guest: mark l. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 20, 2014
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  • very good location within building and sandestin complex.

    "The condo's new owners had recently upgraded all appliances in the kitchen which was well stocked with pans, dishes, etc. Bedrooms were separated by living area and each had an ensuite. King beds were very comfortable. Being able to see out 3 sides was a plus and since we were at the end of a short hall with no other apartments, noise was none existent. Shuttle runs at regular intervals around resort but we used our vehicle to get to golf course(s) in Sandestin complex. Washer is on the smaller size as are most stackables so plan laundry ahead of time. Take your own, laundry and kitchen soap, toilet paper etc depending on the length of your stay. Complex is very secure with a guard at main gate, codes to get into the parking complex, front door and beach area. Sandestin location is great for getting to the 30A area - we enjoyed the restaurants in that area much more than in "downtown" Destin. Grocery store is a 5 minute drive away The property manager returned all emails and phone calls very efficiently (even when she was away). Deposit was returned promptly. I just found it a little odd that credit cards were not accepted since sending cheques or money orders from Canada is not easy to do and many people do not have access to paypal. Cannot comment on how crowded beach/pool area would be in peak season since in Feb we had no problem! Definitely a great place to rent."
    Guest: Ann L. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 4, 2015
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  • Fall Break 2014

    "Rating Details: The property manager was more than helpful. The vacation rental was spotless. I was very happy with the location. I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: We come to Sandestin every October and love it! This unit was very nice and updated. The only thing I would like to see added would be ceiling fans. It was hotter than normal and ceiling fans would help in the living room and master bedroom. Otherwise, it was great!"
    Guest: A guest from Rutledge, TN Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 31, 2014
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Sandestin Area Travel Tips

Get ready for some fun under the sun along the beautiful coastal waters of Destin, Fla. This sandy beachfront community features a wealth of outdoor activities and excursions that will make this vacation a standout in the memory bank. Located on the Florida panhandle, visitors will enjoy the shimmering waters and warm breezes that drift up from the Gulf.

The city as we know it today was established by Captain Leonard Destin, who moved to the northwest Florida coast from Connecticut in the mid-1800s. Captain Destin pioneered the fishing industry in the town that bears his name, and that tradition is still a major part of the community’s economy today. The largest and most elaborately equipped fishing fleet docks here in Destin due to its close proximity to the 100 Fathom curve and deep Gulf waters.

Golfers Paradise

Golf has become a popular activity among tourists and locals alike, and visitors have a wide selection of courses to choose from. Whether you’re a PGA professional or an amateur golfer, you’ll be sure to find a course that is both challenging and fun. These are some of the best fairways scattered in and around the city of Destin:

- Raven Golf Club was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., and features an array of stunning vistas that carve through the marshes and pine groves of Sandestin. The 6,900-yard, par-71 course will present golfers with a challenging and strategy-filled match that is sure to test almost every club in their bags. Over the past few years, this club has played host to PGA events as well as NCAA championships and has been honored by quite a few publications as one of the best courses in Florida.

- Burnt Pine Golf Club is a spectacular 7,000-yard jewel that rests upon the Emerald Coast of Florida. The back nine stretches out along the shoreline of the Choctawhatchee Bay, which provides some absolutely breathtaking natural beauty. The front nine is spread out through the lush pine groves and wetlands that populate the area, but look out - these pretty vistas provide some tricky obstacles as you make your way from tee to tee. The course was designed by architect Rees Jones, and has been hailed as a superior one by Golf Magazine and other publications.

- The Links Golf Club deviates from the classic designs of other courses in the area and presents golfers with rolling hills throughout the fairways, as is typical in links-style courses. Resting along the coastline of the Choctawhatchee Bay with a backdrop provided by the Baytowne Marina, this picturesque landscape envelops players with a sense of calm and tranquility. Unless of course your ball ends up in the pits of one of the many bunkers that surround the manicured greens.

Relaxation and Beaching it Easy

There are numerous public beaches that sprawl along the beautiful Emerald Coast. The white sands and warm Gulf breezes make leisurely living come naturally to even the most high-strung travelers. Sink your toes into the sand and take a load off at one of these excellent beaches:

- Barracuda Beach located at Barracuda and Scenic 98 is open to the public, and presents guests with wide-open expanses of sun-baked coastline. Work on a killer tan or try your hand at some sandcastle construction at this incredible oceanfront locale.

- Calhoun Beach near Restaurant Row is another prime public spot that enables travelers to enjoy the coastal views. Open from dawn to dusk, this beach presents a great view of the crashing waves that surge inward from the Gulf.

- Norriego Point Beach is located on the eastern tip of the peninsula and overlooks Destin Bay. Pack a picnic lunch or a romantic sunset dinner for two on the sands of this natural sanctuary and watch the boats as they slowly drift into the harbor.

Activities in Sandestin

If lounging about in the sand all day gets a little hard to handle, there are quite a few local spots that make for an engaging and fun-filled excursion. This quiet oceanfront community offers visitors an array of great activities spread throughout the town. Take an afternoon to discover some of these excellent hangouts:

- The Destin History and Fishing Museum features a variety of exhibits that document the history of this once quaint fishing village. Visitors will find a variety of antique fishing equipment, including one split bamboo pole and Penn reel that belonged to the late American author Ernest Hemingway.

- Destin’s Main Street Market was established by transplants Tom and Amy Holt as a way to promote local farmers and their produce. Every Saturday morning, guests can find a wide spectrum of fruits, vegetables, milk, eggs and baked goods, making the perfect picnic or just something to snack on during deep excursions.

Transportation To and Around Sandestin

It’s easy to get to Florida, lodging from Okaloosa Regional Airport, just 45 minutes away. Sandestin resort rentals are 60 miles east of Pensacola, about an hour and a half from Pensacola Regional Airport, and Sandestin is just an hour from Panama City-Bay County Airport. In Sandestin, much of your days’ activities are within walking distance, and Destin’s great shopping and restaurants are just a short drive away.

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