Sandestin Beach Resort
Located in Northwest Florida just a click east of Destin, the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is a sprawling 2,400-acre resort that offers stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Choctawhatchee Bay, as well as bountiful recreation and amenities. Split into two sides, this resort features a “Beach” side that is located along the Gulf and a “Bay” side that features a majority of the golfing and attractions. These sides are connected via a walk-under—a tunnel which passes under Highway 98. ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals has luxurious vacation rentals in the Westwinds and The Grand Sandestin complexes as well as the Tivoli by the Sea, Turnberry Villas and Fairways communities.
As the name would indicate, part of this resort is located directly on the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and feature the sugar-white sand for which the area is famous. Beach access is just a short walk from the Westwinds complexes located directly on the Gulf.
Additionally, there are multiple championship golf courses weaving through the resort, one of which—The Raven Course—has served as the host site of professional golf’s Champions Tour events. The pro shop at the foot of the Links Course is open to the public and provides everything you’ll need for a round on the picturesque fairways and greens.
However, beach fun and great Northwest Florida golf are but two of the countless activities available at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. In fact, Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was named one of the Top 75 Tennis Resorts in the World for 2013 by Tennis Resorts Online, a leading industry publication.
Guests at Sandestin stay active and fit at the onsite fitness centers of their complexes or at the Sandestin Fitness Center which offers stunning views of the Choctawhatchee Bay. The center offers new equipment in addition to Yoga, Pilates, Spinning, Step, Indoor Cycling, and Zumba. Our proximity to the Gulf opens the door to water sports. Plus, the onsite Baytowne Marina is a great spot from which to launch boating and fishing activities, while Adventure Lane, Adventure Zone, Blast Arcade and Laser Maze, EuroBungy and the Tower Climb—all within Baytowne Wharf—offer family fun and recreation.
Additional features of this resort’s “beach” side include the Serenity by the Sea spa on the east end, as well as the Beach House restaurant. Crossing over to the “bay” side of the resort, guests will find more than 30 shops, specialty boutiques and renowned restaurants in The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Bike rentals are also available for those that want to explore the resort’s natural beauty and the JoLee Island—a nature adventure area great for family fun. Guests can also fish in the numerous catch-and-release ponds dotting the landscape.
Nationally-recognized outdoor shopping malls such as Silver Sands Premium Outlets and the Destin Commons are mere minutes away. Also, the Grand Boulevard Shopping Center—home to a state-of-the-art movie theater and Ovation Dining Club—are a very short drive away, making the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort the perfect location for your next beach getaway to Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast.Read More
When not swimming in the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico, guests at several of our Sandestin Resort complexes will find splashing in an onsite pool a great alternative to the sandy beaches. Those looking to dive in deeper should visit the marina facilities for watersports and boat charters.
While staying at one of the amenity-rich condos and townhomes at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals' guests will find plentiful shopping and dining options. The Village of Baytowne Wharf boasts charming boutiques and eclectic nightlife. The town-center-style Grand Boulevard at Sandestin features a wide range of shops, restaurants and even a grocery store. Additionally, a state-of-the-art 10-theater cinema is scheduled to opening Grand Boulevard in the spring of 2013.
Just a few minutes' drive will bring guests to the Silver Sands Premium Outlets, which features more than 100 designer and name-brand factory stores offering everything from apparel to kitchenware. The Destin Commons, an outdoor mall including shops, boutiques, restaurants, children’s activities and a movie theater is also within a short drive.
Plus, each of these shopping centers is anchored by restaurants and cafés offering everything from casual cuisine for families to elegant dining for two.ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals' guests can experience a wealth of resort amenities at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Northwest Florida. Featuring miles of sugar-white beaches for which the area is famous, Sandestin is also a recreational haven with multiple championship golf courses within a few minutes of your door.Read More
Multiple award-winning championship courses, featuring challenging holes and a stunning landscape, make the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort a can't-miss destination for a golf vacation in Northwest Florida.
Collectively, the Baytowne Golf Club, the Links Course and the Raven Golf Club have won more than 30 awards from golf publications and organizations, and they have hosted professional golf championships — including a stop on the Champions Tour.
Often touted as the best Florida has to offer in golfing, Sandestin has something for golfers of every skill and interest level, from comfy clubhouses to well-stocked pro shops and courses with tees for amateurs and pros alike.Read More