Contrary to its contemporary comfort and look, the air-conditioned property is rich in history. This golf and business hotel enjoys a prime location along the bay. It is at the site of Sandestin's first multi-storey resort hotel, most recently known as Bayside Inn. The hotel relies on the water and beautiful surroundings to provide the fine aesthetics of a healthy mind and body. In addition to the rich mixture of chrome, woods, copper, leather and fabrics, guests will enjoy fountains, water walls, tranquil colours to set the tone of the experience, before even taking the first gaze onto the open bay, which lingers long after the final goodbye. The family-friendly hotel was renovated in 2012 and offers 130 rooms. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as a children's playground and, for a fee, a kids' club. Guests can enjoy a drink at the pub, disco and bar, and dine in the restaurant. Business travellers can make use of the conference facilities. Internet access is available and guests can also take advantage of the laundry services. There is a car park for those arriving by car and bicycle hire is available.
The hotel is located in the gates of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, in northwest Florida, between Pensacola and Panama City. The establishment is eight miles east of Destin and approximately 30 minutes from Northwest Florida Regional Airport and 50 minutes from the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, just outside Panama City.
All rooms are en suite and feature a shower, bath, spa-quality toiletries, terry bathrobes and a hairdryer, as well as a double or king-size bed with upgraded terry linens, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable flat-screen TV and wireless Internet access. Additional amenities include an iPhone docking station, iron and ironing board a kitchenette with a refrigerator, a microwave oven and gourmet tea and coffee making facilities. Further features include air conditioning, individually regulated heating and a balcony or terrace.
The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool with a children's swimming area, a poolside snack bar and sun loungers. There is a complimentary gym and fitness area with a hot tub, massages and spa treatments. For a fee guests can enjoy several water sports, including jet skiing, motor boating, sailing, catamaran boating and a free choice of one of either canoeing, kayaking or boogie boarding daily for one hour. Back on dry land guests can enjoy tennis for a fee (one hour use of tennis court is complimentary based on availability), beach volleyball and biking (four hours complimentary per day, two per unit, otherwise for a fee). The hotel provides entertainment programmes for adults and children. The resort offers golf courses and the nearby sandy beach features sun loungers.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed