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 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)

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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sandestin?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,212 holiday lettings around Sandestin. From 6,541 flats & apartments to 145 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sandestin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sandestin:

  • Baytowne Wharf: 391 holiday homes
  • Magnolia Village: 776 holiday homes
  • Villa Lago: 256 holiday homes
  • The Vineyard: 104 holiday homes
  • Bungalos: 79 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sandestin? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sandestin. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sandestin Golf Resort - Raven, Burnt Pine, Baytowne, The Links: 15,829 holiday lettings
  • Grand Boulevard Town Center: 16,985 holiday lettings
  • Raven Golf Club: 16,323 holiday lettings
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club: 15,797 holiday lettings
  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park: 12,426 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sandestin listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Sandestin?

Yes, of course. offers 6,541 Flats in Sandestin. Our other popular types of Sandestin holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 145 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 2,690 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandestin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9,324 holiday homes with pool available in Sandestin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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