The Emerald Bay Guest house is located in the gated Destin Community of Emerald Bay. Newly Renovated in 2008, this 8 bedroom/8 bath home was designed to cater to Golf Groups or Families that will be utilizing the Emerald Bay Clubhouse for a Destin Wedding. Each bedroom includes two Queen beds and a private bath. Televisions are in each room as well as a private balcony or porch. The main living area is spacious and open and provides plush seating, state of the art flat screen television and ample stereo system. The fireplace is perfect for those fall evenings and chilly winter nights for groups that want to hang out in the common area for a night of cocktails, beers, cards or movies.
The kitchen area includes a refrigerator, freezer, microwave, stove, double sink, disposal, diswasher, washer, and dryer. The refrigerator can be stocked prior to arrival upon special request and meals can be provided by the Clubhouse Bar & Grill located just across the parking lot. The fully stocked bar is open until 6pm each day.
The Guest house sits on the west end of the parking lot and features a large community pool within steps of the back door as well as two tennis courts for guest use. Golf is discounted for guest use at Emerald Bay which is an 18 hole championship course designed by Bob Cupp with multiple water features, including a breathtaking view of the Bay. A driving range and fully stocked pro-shop are also conveniently located on site.
The Clubhouse at Emerald Bay was completely remodeled and renovated in 2008 with a new covered deck area overlooking the pristine golf course and lake - perfect for your Destin Wedding Ceremony and Reception. Ample parking space is provided for guests, as well as discounted area vendors for floral, photography,transportation and catering needs.
The Emerald Bay community is located 2 miles east of the Mid Bay Bridge, and 3 miles west of the Silver Sands Outlet Mall. With the central location, pristine accommodations and luxury amenities, the Guest house is the perfect choice for those who wish to have all the luxuries of a Destin vacation without the traffic or crowds.
What a great guesthouse...there were 7 couples (cousins & spouses) who enjoy a get together each year....this year was exceptional....however the golf course is under construction so we had to golf at another location...this did not prove to be a problem. Would recommend again.
My family and I stayed at the Emerald Bay Guesthouse for my wedding weekend in August 2013. Jearl and the staff of the Emerald Bay Golf Club were beyond accommodating and helped make our weekend one we will always treasure. The house was a perfect set-up for my entire family to stay (including my parents, three brothers and their small children, and my aunt and her family). We had a large group, but the house is designed so that it still feels spacious and not crowded even with so many family members and their young children. There are four bedrooms with private bathrooms on each floor of the home. The pool was right out back, which was a hit with all of the kiddos. Each bedroom has its own thermostat too. That was a welcomed surprise. The guys were able to get in a couple days of golf. They too commented on the excellent service provided by the golf club. There is ample parking space as well as a great big grill out back. There was also a washer/dryer in the kitchen, which turned out to be a great convenience with the kids swimming and all of their towels. We also surely appreciated the big cooler filled with ice upon checking in.
I had an early morning wedding and had the golf club cater a breakfast reception. The food and service were superb! My family is already buzzing about making this home part of a new family tradition--a place to get together every other year or so. Thank you Emerald Bay for making our weekend so special. We can't wait to come back!
Brought 16 golfers. Each room has 2 queen size beds, TV and large bathroom. Recently remodeled kitchen is very nice. We brought the Green Egg and had ALL meals at lodge. Great room very nice with plenty of seating and electronics including wifi. Only small complaint is quality of greens (Emerald Bay) is not the best - unlike everything else at this great lodge. Property managers very receptive to our needs. Highly recommended.
My family and I stayed here for our annual summer vacation. I have stayed in numerous homes and condos in Destin and this was the best by far! The home was roomy and welcoming. There was not one complaint by anyone in our party! I would recommend this home to anyone! We will be visiting this home again! 2 thumbs up for sure!
My wife and I were recently married in Destin and we had our reception at Emerald Bay. The accommodations were wonderful and all we had hoped for. The reception itself was located at the club house. The staff did an excellent job and the service was terrific. I highly recommend the guest house and facilities.