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Best Things to Do in Destin, Florida

Experience the Emerald Coast

It’s the small conveniences that turn a good vacation into an unforgettable escape. It could be something simple, like effortlessly hopping from the beach to your room to grab forgotten sunscreen. Or maybe it’s the rare opportunity to savor delicious, fine dining without ever leaving the resort. At Hilton Sandestin Beach the best things to do in Destin, Florida are just steps from our resort rooms and suites.

Whether you’re basking in a beach chair, splashing in the pool, or paddleboarding deep into the waters to gaze back at the shoreline, helping you relax and unwind is our top priority.

Memorable Experiences

Beaches & Pools

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The Gulf of Mexico is renowned for its crystal-clear waters, and when you choose to stay at Hilton Sandestin Beach, you'll be closer than ever to experiencing its beauty first-hand. Revel in breathtaking waterfront views from the deck near two outdoor pools. Or, step right into the sand to enjoy Barefoot’s refreshing cocktails beneath a shaded umbrella.

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Championship Golfing

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Tee off at one of Sandestin's renowned golf courses, and break for lunch with a view of the Emerald Coast. Enjoy seamless transportation between the greens and the beach on our complimentary resort shuttle, available daily.

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Baytowne Wharf

Discover a diverse range of things to do in Destin, Florida during your stay. Whether you're captivated by the area's unique history and distinctive art installations or eager to explore the latest trends in nearby shopping districts.

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Get on the water and explore everything from jet skiing and paddleboarding to kayaking and snorkeling. If you prefer boating and enjoy a bit of fishing, Destin, Florida is known for its fantastic gulf and bay charters.

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Ideas for families

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With activites and amenities that address everyones vacation needs, our Florida resort makes traveling easier for families.

Resort Fun ForEveryone

Vacations At Hilton Sandestin Beach

Ideas for Couples

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From intimate experiences to thrilling adventures, our beachfront resort offers a range of activities designed for two.

Upcoming Events

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Look forward to even more on your Florida Beach vacation when you visit during our seasonal festivities and annual celebrations.

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Serenity by
the Sea Spa

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Inspired by the stunning Emerald Coast, Hilton Sandestin's acclaimed spa offers a refreshing blend of ambiance, services and products for a rejuvenating experience.

Unwind & Dine

Award-Winning Facilities

Savor the moment and stay for the ultimate pampering. Our Destin beach resort is home to an award-winning full-service spa and the only AAA Four Diamond steakhouse in Northwest Florida.

Fine Dining

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A renowned New York-style steakhouse, Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood offers an unparalleled dining experience in an intimate setting.