How to Get to Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort

With daily flights from many international airports, including Atlanta, Houston, Washington, Dallas, Nashville, Baltimore and Orlando and within a relaxing drive along the beach from our three main regional airports, getting to your Destin beach resort getaway could not be easier. Located along US. Hwy 98, the property is easy to find. Emerald waters, sugar-white sands await you.

Directions / Driving to Destin

From Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport 

Fort Walton Beach (Airport Code VPS)
24 miles

  • Turn RIGHT onto Hwy 85 North/Government Ave (2 miles) 
  • Turn LEFT onto Hwy 20 East/John Sims Pkwy (6 miles) 
  • Turn RIGHT onto Hwy 293 South; Cross Mid-Bay Bridge ($4.00 Toll) (7 miles) 
  • Turn LEFT onto Hwy 98 East (6 miles) 
  • Turn RIGHT onto Sandestin Blvd South and proceed through Sandestin guard gate

From Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

Panama City (Airport Code ECP)

40 miles 

  • Turn RIGHT onto Hwy 388 West (4 miles)
  • Turn LEFT onto Hwy 79 South (5 miles)
  • Turn RIGHT onto Hwy 98 West (30 miles)
  • Turn LEFT onto Sandestin Blvd South and proceed through Sandestin guard gate

From Pensacola Regional Municipal Airport

Pensacola/ (Airport Code PNS)

 65 miles

  • Turn LEFT onto North 9th Ave/CR-289 (6 miles)
  • Turn LEFT onto Gregory St/Hwy 98 East (40 miles)
  • Turn RIGHT onto Sandestin Blvd South and proceed through Sandestin guard gate

Nearby Airports / Flying to Destin

Introducing new flights to the area from Southwest Airlines! As of May 2021, Southwest Airlines will carry passengers to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport via Baltimore, Nashville and Dallas.

Distances ( in miles ) from Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort to regional airports in the panhandle of Northwest Florida.

PNS Pensacola International Airport Delta Airlines, American Airlines, United, AirTran (service to/from: Houston, Atlanta, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Memphis, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Washington/Dulles, Washington/ Reagan) • 64 miles

VPS Destin — Ft Walton Beach Airport Delta Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines (service to/from: Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Charlotte, Washington, D.C. Dallas, Houston, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Nashville, St. Louis) • 26 miles

ECP Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, Panama City Delta Airlines, Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines (service to/from: Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Nashville, Orlando, St. Louis, Tampa) • 42 miles

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25 Years or Older
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Valet Parking
Self Parking
Restricted Vehicles
Motorcycles, RVs, Trailers and Buses

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Award-winning service and spacious guest accommodations overlooking the beach make our location a virtual paradise on the Gulf of Mexico shores. Treat yourself to Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa, and leave the world behind. Book your reservations at our luxurious Gulf of Mexico resort online today for Our Best Rates. Guaranteed.

*Resort charge includes:

  • Daily Secured Self-Parking
  • Guest Access to Resort Wi-Fi
  • Local and 1-800 Phone Calls
  • 24-hour Fitness Center Access
  • Daily Yoga Classes at Serenity by the sea Spa
  • Access to Sandestin Resort Activities up to a 30% Discount (Water vessel rentals, tennis, golf green fees, and bicycle rentals)
  • Kids 12 and Under Eat Free Breakfast with Purchase of an Adult Meal at Sandcastles Restaurant
  • Resort Tram Shuttle Throughout our 2,100-Acre Property
  • Shuttle Service to Silver Sands Premium Outlets 
  • Exclusive Shopping Discount Program for Silver Sands Premium Outlets and Grand Boulevard
  • Board Games & Beach Games — Limited to Availability & Seasonally



Destin Voted “Best Beach” by the readers of USA Today!

Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award (2021)

Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award (2021)

Traveler Review Award (2021)

Traveler Review Award (2021)

Four Diamond Restaurant (2000-2019)

Four Diamond Restaurant (2000-2019)

Traveler Review Award (2021)

Traveler Review Award (2021)

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