Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Sandestin

The area's monuments and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Sandestin. Well known for its beaches, seaside and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Silver Sands Premium Outlets and Destin Commons are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Sandestin

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sandestin a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • The Golf Garden of Destin (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Emerald Bay Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Sandestin

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sandestin

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Sandestin has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sandestin is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Topsail Beach State Preserve (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • James Lee Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Santa Rosa Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Henderson Beach State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Blue Mountain Beach (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park‎ (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sandestin

Fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), the closest airport, located 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Sandestin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,507 holiday rentals near Sandestin. From 228 Houses to 1,019 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sandestin is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay near Sandestin?

Whether you are travelling with your family or your friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break near Sandestin:

  • Seaside: 931 holiday homes
  • Blue Mountain Beach: 844 holiday homes
  • Seacrest: 604 holiday homes
  • Grayton Beach: 1,467 holiday homes
  • Seagrove Beach: 2,289 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I rent Houses near Sandestin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 228 Houses near Sandestin. Our other popular types of holiday homes near Sandestin include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,019 holiday houses
  • Villas: 104 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 20 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool near Sandestin?

Yes, you can select your prefered holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,452 holiday rentals with pool available near Sandestin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of rentals available.

    Can I book a holiday accommodation directly online or instantly near Sandestin?

    Yes, HomeAway offers a selection of 1,507 holiday homes to book directly online and 1,152 with instant booking available near Sandestin. Don't wait, have a look at our holiday houses via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Sandestin!

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