Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort

Where Santa Rosa Beach meets Destin in Northwest Florida, you’ll find Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort — a 2,400+ acre resort with sprawling beach and bayside communities, scenic golf courses, luxury swimming pools, loaded fitness centers, water recreation, shops, restaurants, The Village of Baytowne Wharf, and much more! Our Sandestin condos and townhomes offer comfortable accommodations and access to 100s of resort extras, including free tram rides to the beach. Amenities at our Sandestin rentals include private balconies, big screen TVs, fully equipped kitchens, king and queen suites, jetted baths, glass fireplaces, free Wi-Fi, self check-in, and beautiful views. Within the resort, sunbathe at the beach, dock your boat at the marina, go fishing, kayaking, paddleboarding, or biking, enjoy seasonal events, dine on fresh seafood, play tennis with friends, sip cocktails at the nightclub, and splash at water sports…for starters! Book your Sandestin vacation rental and slip away to your sweet resort life on the Emerald Coast.

FREE Tram Rides

Visit Miramar Beach, bayside fun, lakeside relaxation, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort aboard the Sandestin Tram — for FREE! Sunbathe along the sugar-white sand, stop at Sunset Bay Cafe for a meal with bay views, explore waterfront activities, shop for souvenirs, and much more without worrying about the commute. 

Scenic Golf Courses 

One of the best golf resorts in Florida, Sandestin offers several championship golf courses to choose from on your Florida beach vacation — putt, practice, and score along picturesque greens with beautiful views. Plus, you can schedule training sessions at every level with the pros at Sandestin Golf Academy.

  • The Links Golf Club — winding with views of the Baytowne Marina and Choctawhatchee Bay
  • Baytowne Golf Club — extending from the beach to the bay with elevation challenges 
  • Raven Golf Club — weaving through pines and marshes with modern traditional vibes
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club — threading wetlands and forests with gorgeous bay vistas

Luxury Swimming Pools

Sip cocktails at the Luau Tiki Bar at Luau Towers or float around the island at Le Jardin. Swimming pools in Sandestin offer luxury at every turn — with special features like shady palm trees, kiddy pools, grill areas, unique designs, and poolside loungers. Guests will have access to exclusive pools for their neighborhood plus the primary bay, beach, and central pools within this sprawling Destin resort. 

The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Whether you’re on a romantic getaway, family vacation, or spring break in Florida, The Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin Resort is a prime vacation destination with the resort gates. Cast a line off the pier for jumping fish, zipline across the pond, explore seasonal events, browse art galleries, shop for hours, dip into gelato, and dine with views of Choctawhatchee Bay…for starters! 

There’s a walking path between Baytowne Wharf and the Sandestin marina, where you’ll find a bridge, treehouse, dog park, and more secret spots to explore. Most Sandestin events are held at Baytowne Wharf, so you can enjoy live music, seasonal festivals, and even more fun activities together. 

Family-Friendly Attractions

Baytowne Wharf features a variety of fun attractions for the whole family!

Baytowne Marina 

Rent pontoon boats, book dinner cruises, charter a yacht or fishing excursion, or dock your water vessel (up to 140 feet) at the full-service Baytowne Marina. Forgot your fishing gear? No problem! Lures, hooks, poles, and more are available to rent. You can also go fishing at the catch-and-release lakes within Sandestin, go surf fishing, or schedule a deep-sea tour. 

Beach Fun 

Stretching along 7 miles along the Gulf of Mexico are the 7 miles of private sandy shoreline at Sandestin Beach Resort. Take the tram to the beach to squish your toes in the warm sand, build sandcastles with the kids, play beach volleyball, swim in the sea, or simply enjoy the lapping waves while catching a tan. 

You can rent beach chairs and umbrellas, schedule a beachfront bonfire, grab drinks at Riptide Tiki Bar, and even work with a professional photographer to capture your memorable beach experience on the Florida Panhandle

Water Adventures

Whether you prefer the bayside, beachside, or lakes at Sandestin, water sports are where it’s at! Zoom on wave runners, ride water bikes, kayak with friends, maneuver on paddleboards, or go boogie boarding. Fishing is a classic option. And there’s a floating waterpark — with bounces, slides, and obstacles the kids will love!

State-of-the-Art Fitness Center

Staying at one of our Destin vacation rentals in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort grants you access to your neighborhood workout center plus the primary fitness center with top-notch equipment — paired with Cardio Theater entertainment. Hire a professional trainer for an intense and educational workout session or stick with your home routine while on your beach getaway. 

Extras include a steam room, dry sauna, deep tissue massages, showers, locker rooms, and a variety of classes. Parts of the facility also feature more beautiful bay views!

Fitness Classes

  • Yoga
  • Pilates
  • Zumba
  • Cycling
  • Strength training
  • Tango
  • And more!

Tennis Courts 

Tennis is a great way to get outdoors, get your heart rate up, and enjoy the Gulf Coast breezes in Sandestin, Florida. At this Destin beach resort, you’ll have access to 12 world-class HydroGrid clay courts, 3 hard tennis courts, plus 6 pickleball courts. You can also book hitting sessions or private lessons.

Book your Destin, Florida, vacation rental in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort today!