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Recent Sandestin Area reviews
"The condo was great and had everything we needed. The condo was in very close proximity to the beach as well as baytown wharf."Guest: Stephietqm Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 10, 2014View listing
"WOW! What a great place. My wife & I had our 4 children ranging from 15-21 and Mom with us. The house was perfect!!!! Very Clean, well kept, very well stocked, great beds, plenty of space. Grills on back porch were perfect & it was so nice to have access to storage shed that was full of fun stuff. We had some other family staying in the area for a few days & the kitchen/living area/back porch worked out great for dinner & visiting a couple nights. Plenty of options for dining out a short golf cart ride away too. Flemings did a great job handling 14 of us one night. Can't say enough about how great this home is!!!!!!! Dealing with the owner was as simple, easy, & pleasant as could be!!!! Super Nice. Property Manager was the same way. We did rent the optional golf cart and it worked out great as we really didn't have to get into the car or play taxi service to the kids the entire week if we didn't want to. The entire Sandestin property was very well manicured & clean. What a great place & so much to do....... Work out room & pool in laurel grove was wonderful and had everything anyone would need. We spent time everyday at the beach and it was absolutely awesome!!!!!!! This place is top shelf in every way. I'm looking for excuses to get back soon & will be checking Key Lime Cottage availability before confirming any plans……. :) "Guest: Family Fun Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 17, 2014View listing
"We had a great vacation staying here for 6 days. The condo is exactly as described. Loved watching the sunrise from the balcony each morning! This condo is right on the golf course and a lake so we enjoyed watching the golfers, rabbits, and ducks. Kids enjoyed having their own bedroom and bathroom. It's very quite on this side of the resort but only a quick drive around to the marina and restaurants. There were fireworks at the marina 2 nights-we watched them from the balcony. Easy to book!"Guest: Sherri I. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 4, 2014View listing
"We have been coming to Destin once or twice a year for about 12 years now. We have always thought we had to stay in a condo on the beach. This was our first time to rent a cottage and we absolutely loved this house! This is our favorite place we have stayed in! It was so beautiful, relaxing and private. It was spotless and furnished with everything you need. The cottage was perfect for our family vacation. We loved grilling and hanging out on the back porch. The view is awesome! The kids enjoyed their space in the bedrooms upstairs. It was nice having the master bedroom downstairs. There is so much to do close by. This was the first time we felt safe for our kids to roam around by themselves. They rode the bikes to the beach and to Baytowne Wharf. They loved the freedom. Also we were close by to the clubhouse. The kids loved the heated pool and hot tub! The golf cart was awesome to have! We used it a lot going to the beach, store, Baytowne Wharf, and just checking out all of the neighborhoods in Sandestin Resort! We are so excited we found this place to stay! The owners are so thoughtful and concerned about making sure we were pleased with everything. It was beyond our expectations! We can't wait to come back!"Guest: JULIE O. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 2, 2014View listing
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.
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.