Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was voted the #1 Resort in Destin by U.S. News and World Report and is universally recognized as the finest resort on the Emerald Coast. The resort invites guests to a world of 30 charming neighborhoods featuring 1,300 deluxe vacation rentals, condominiums, villas, town homes and the best in hotel style accommodations. As a member of Visit South Walton and Visit Florida, the resort features more than seven miles of beaches and pristine bay front, four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19 swimming pools, a 113-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, meeting space and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village with shopping, dining and nightlife. Guests can visit or follow Sandestin on Facebook and Twitter for the latest information and events. Sandestin is your one-stop for fun all year long.

Guests who book directly with Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort receive complimentary amenities including: two complimentary 4-hour bicycle rentals each day of your stay; one hour free kayak rentals and one hour of boogie boards, weather permitting; one hour of free Sandestin tennis court time per unit; free access to the Sandestin Fitness Center; free resort tram service; and preferred Beach Parking



Bicycling, Paddleboarding, Parasailing, Water Recreation, Zip Lining


Boat Dock, Boat Dock, Bus Parking, Business Center, Children's Programs, Concierge Desk, Currency Exchange, Exercise/Fitness Facilities, Full Breakfast, Game Room, Golf privileges, Instruction Available, Multilingual Staff, Playground, Pool, Room Service, Self Parking, Spa on-site, Tennis Court, Valet, Volleyball Court


Daily, Long Term, Monthly, Weekly

Average Visit Time

Full day, Multi-day


American, Cajun, Caribbean, Creole, French, Ice Cream & Treats, International, Italian, Mexican, Oriental, Oyster Bar, Seafood, Steak, Vegetarian


AAA Discount, AARP Discount, Florida Resident Discount, Group Discount, Military Discount

Fishing Type

Back Bay Fishing, Charter Captain, Deep Sea Fishing, Inshore Charters, Light Tackle Fishing, Offshore Charters

Golf Course Amenities

Chipping Area, Club Storage, Clubhouse, Driving Range, Golf Lessons, Non-metal spikes only, Practice Greens, Pro on site, Pro Shop, Sand Practice, Tee Times Accepted Online, Walking Allowed, Water Hazards in Play, Youth Programs

Golf Course Information

Advance Tee Times, Course Designer: Robert Trent Jones, Jr., Tom Jackson, Rees Jones, Course Record: 62 (Raven), Handicap Rating of Course: varie, Number of Golf Courses: 4, Number of Holes: 72, PGA Professional: Rick Hileman, Brian Govi, Steve White, Liam Branagan, Year Last Renovated: 2015 (Burnt Pine)

Golf Course Type

Private Course Open to Resort Guests, Private Golf Course, Public Golf Course, Resort Course, Semi-Private Golf Course