Destin Accommodations FAQs
All Destin vacation rentals, hotels, condominiums, villa and town homes are completely furnished, non-smoking and most provide fully-equipped kitchens, washer/dryer, cable television and private community swimming pool access. Sandestin provides guests with basic toiletries including facial and toilet tissue, soap, shampoo, shower cap*, body lotion* and sewing kit*; bed, kitchen and bath linens, as well as trash bags. Please plan on providing your favorite brand of laundry detergent*, dishwasher detergent*, dish detergent and extra trash bags.
*Shower cap, body lotion and sewing kit provided upon request. One small (1-load) package of laundry and dishwasher detergent provided upon check-in.
Resort Key Card
To make your stay even more enjoyable, as a Sandestin guest you'll receive a Resort Key Card upon check-in. View Destin Resort Amenities to find out what the Resort Key Card entitles you.
Maximum occupancy is two adults (age 12 and over) per Destin vacation rental bedroom.
Guests must be 25 or older to check in at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Visit our check-in information page.
To avoid penalty, cancellations must be received 7 days before arrival.
Deposits & Payments
All reservations are subject to deposit requirements. The following credit cards are accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Carte Blanche and Diner's Club.
Housekeeping services are not provided during your stay however they are available at an additional charge. For more information or to arrange housekeeping services to be provided to your Destin accommodation please call us at 1-800-277-0800.
Sandestin does offer a limited number of pet friendly units. Please call
for availability or there are a number of different boarding/kennels in the area. For a list, please contact the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce at 850-837-6241.
Local Church Services
Christ the King Episcopal, N. Hwy. 393, Santa Rosa Beach, 850.267.3332
Crosspoint Baptist Church, Hwy. 393, Santa Rosa Beach, 850.267.3146
Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 307 Beach Dr., Destin, 850.654.5422
Destin Assembly of God, 726 Legion Dr., Destin, 850.837.8688
Destin Church of Christ, 150 Beach Dr., Destin, 850.837.8050
Destiny Worship Center, 122 Poinciana Blvd., Miramar Beach, 850.650.6800
Faith Assembly, Geronimo St., Destin, 850.837.7561
Good News Methodist, 4747 Hwy. 98 W., Santa Rosa Beach, 850.622.9191
Grace Lutheran, 4100 Two Trees Rd., Destin, 850.654.1679
Immanuel Anglican Church, meets in the Destin Community Center, 101 Stahlman Ave., Destin, 850.837.6323
Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church, 801 Airport Rd., Destin, 850.837.2133
Santa Rosa Beach Community Church, 3524 Hwy. 98 W., 850.267.2599
South Walton Baptist Church, Hwy. 331 S., Santa Rosa Beach, 850.267.1932
St. Rita Catholic Church of Santa Rosa Beach, 137 Moll Dr., 850.267.2761
Temple Beth Shalom (Reform), 227 N. Beal Pkwy., Ft. Walton Beach, 850.862.6086
Village Baptist Church, 200 Matthew Blvd., Destin, 850.837.8107
There are 4 Resort pools open to all Sandestin guests with a Resort Key Card or Amenity Card. They are located at the Bayside at Sandestin, Elephant Walk, near Heron Walk (at corner of Blue Heron Drive and Baytowne Avenue) and the Fairways/Linkside pool (Audobon Drive). Complimentary towels are available on the Elephant Walk Pool Deck and seasonally at the Bayside at Sandestin pool with a Resort Card or Amenity Card. There are 16 other neighborhood pools on property which are there for exclusive use by the guests in those areas. Those neighborhoods are as follows: The Village of Baytowne Wharf (Le Jardin, Market Street Inn, Pilot House, Observation Point North and South), The Grand Sandestin Complex, Inspiration, Harbour Point/Grand Harbour, Players' Club/Vantage Pointe, Magnolia Bay/Turnberry, Crystal Lake, Laurel Grove, The Bungalos, Tivoli, Tivoli Terrace, Pine Ridge, Beachwalk, Luau, Beachside One, Beachside Two and Westwinds.
Sandestin Rules and Regulations
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort guests should obey all Federal, State and Local laws. In addition, they should take all reasonable steps to see that they, members of their family and their guests adhere to the rules and regulations applicable, with the following rules and regulations being cited as of exceptional importance.
Shooting of fireworks and carrying of firearms in the resort are prohibited.
Parking for boat trailers, trailers, motorhomes, campers, buses, etc., is not available on the Florida vacation resort. Alternative off-site parking is available for a fee. Ask your reservation agent or the security guard for more details. Motorized scooters and motorcycles are prohibited on the private roads of the resort.
Golf carts are allowed only on the Florida golf resort property if 1) The golf cart is owned and operated by a resort resident who has registered and clearly posted a valid SOA (Sandestin Owners Association) golf cart decal; or 2) Resort guests are not permitted to bring personal or un-registered golf carts on resort property to use during their stay. SOA security will not allow non approved vehicles to pass through the main entry gates to the resort and individuals will be asked to store their cart/trailer in a secure, uncovered holding lot until departure.
Rental golf carts are not allowed on property per SOA regulations.
The occupancy of the Destin vacation rental unit, and the use of community walkways and common areas, shall be sufficiently quiet and peaceful so as to not disturb others.
Use of the resort facilities is limited to Sandestin guests with Resort Cards.
Skateboarding is prohibited.
Any careless actions by Sandestin guests that compromise the safety or enjoyment of other guests or owners (i.e., throwing objects off balconies, loud or disruptive behavior) are strictly prohibited.