HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Sandestin, Florida  your home away from home

Sandestin is located on Florida’s northwest coast just 8 miles from Destin. The area is known as the Emerald Coast as the beautiful Gulf waters are an amazing green colour here. The soft white sand beaches, lagoons, dunes and the local watersports make this a popular area for both couples and family vacations. Destin is nicknamed “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” as some record breaking catches have been made here. With great waterside dining, plenty of interesting attractions and miles of beautiful beaches, a self catering villa at Sandestin is sure to have something for everyone.

Things to do in Sandestin, Florida

Beaches

Visitors are drawn to Sandestin for the white quartz-sand beaches and beautiful warm green sea which offer safe bathing. Enjoy working on a tan in this beautiful area, or try some of the watersports on offer such as jet skis, windsurfing, parasailing and banana boat rides. Fishing

The area around Sandestin offers world-class sports fishing. The offshore shelf drops away to a depth of 100 feet just 10 miles offshore so deep sea fishing is a traditional pastime in this area. Catch marlin, sailfish, tarpon and many other smaller fish on a half day fishing charter. Dining out

The coast around your vacation villa in Sandestin is lined with well-established restaurants and bars which specialize in fresh fish and locally caught seafood. Steaks and international cuisine can also be found here. The quality is high and prices are very competitive.

Places to visit near Sandestin, Florida

Gulfarium

This family attraction can be found at Fort Walton Beach just a short drive from your Sandestin vacation villa rental. See penguins, otters, alligators and dolphin shows at this great aquarium, which also promotes the welfare of marine life.

Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park

This 23-acre water park and adventure playground is bustling with activities from wave pools and water slides to boats and thrill rides.

Gulf Breeze Zoo and Botanical Gardens

Set in beautiful tropical gardens, this zoo is home to hundreds of domestic and exotic animals. Gorilla Island is one of the most popular exhibits. There is a train ride around the park and a farm area where domestic animals and their babies can be petted.

Weather in Sandestin, Florida

Like much of Florida, Sandestin enjoys hot summers and mild, balmy winters making it popular with winter snowbirds from the northern states and Canada. Summer days average 91°F (33°C) and winters are around 64°F (18°C). July is generally the wettest month when the rain falls as short heavy afternoon showers which quickly pass.

Travel to Sandestin, Florida

Mobile International Airport is the nearest airport to Sandestin and is about 116 miles away. It has many daily connections with flights from all over the US and abroad.

Viewed 481 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 156 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
4
Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
1
Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
17
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(68 reviews)
View details for price
68
Viewed 150 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4.2/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
18
Viewed 129 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(39 reviews)
avg/night
39
Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(71 reviews)
avg/night
71
Viewed 92 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
4
Viewed 89 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
26
Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
13
Viewed 98 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(57 reviews)
avg/night
57
Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(48 reviews)
avg/night
48
Viewed 93 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
2
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
19
Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
22
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
20
Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
3
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
36
Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
24
Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
17
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(23 reviews)
avg/night
23
Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(123 reviews)
avg/night
123
Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(35 reviews)
avg/night
35
Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(42 reviews)
avg/night
42
Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
3
Viewed 90 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(35 reviews)
avg/night
35
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
25
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(41 reviews)
avg/night
41
Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(72 reviews)
avg/night
72
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4.2/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
15
Viewed 116 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(70 reviews)
avg/night
70
Viewed 115 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(28 reviews)
avg/night
28
Viewed 159 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(57 reviews)
avg/night
57
Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
12
Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
22
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
27
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4.2/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
34
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(32 reviews)
avg/night
32
Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
17