When you first visit Destin, you will instantly have a plethora of family activities, restaurants, and shopping. But what are some general tidbits of information to know about Destin?
What are the best places to eat in Destin?
Destin and the surrounding areas feature an incredible variety of cuisine to suit any palate: seafood, steaks, Italian, American, Irish, Asian, Fine Dining, and everything in between. Enjoy your dinner along one of the fine restaurants on the Destin Harbor and watch the boats go by. The Lucky Snapper, Commander’s Palace, Copper Grill and AJ’s are just a few of fabulous places to choose from offering a variety of cuisine along with live entertainment. Destin is also home to the Solaris by SunQuest Crusies, where you can dine ON the water in a luxury Yatch.
What are some things to do in Destin, Florida?
Whether you are looking for complete relaxation with a day at the beach and a visit to a spa, or an outdoor adventure, Destin offers many things to do.
Catch a big fish on a local charter fishing boat; swim with the local marine life as you enjoy a snorkel in the Gulf of Mexico. Rent a pontoon boat and join the locals on Crab Island, or just kick back and soak up some sun on the beautiful beaches. The Destin area has the ultimate in adventure no matter what you are looking for.
Enjoy a sunset cruise on a sail boat after a day of play on a world-class golf course.
What kind of activities are available in Destin for kids?
Aren’t we ALL kids at heart? You can be one, too, and enjoy Big Kahuna’s Water Park and The Track with your youngsters. Rent a personal water-craft, kayak, mini-car, golf cart or a scooter.
Feed the alligators at Fudpucker’s, after a fun day parasailing or on the beach. Try beach bocce ball, ladder golf or volleyball in the sand. It’s a workout, and a lot of fun.
Where can I rent beachfront homes in Destin?
Finding the perfect beach house can be a challenge. Luckily, Ocean Reef Resorts offers a large selection of beachfront vacation rentals, up to nine bedrooms in size. Be sure to book well in advance, the best places have become popular with return visitors and fill up quickly.
Where can I find more information on Destin events?
Destin Information is the authority on all the upcoming events in Destin and the surrounding area. Be sure to visit our events page for up to date area information and events.
What is the best rental car company in Destin?
For our rental car needs we choose Hertz. The quality of vehicles and service offered are unsurpassed in the local area.
What is a good charter fishing boat to book in Destin?
Fishing is a serious business in Destin, as Destin Harbor is home to the largest fishing fleets in Florida. We only fish with the best and that is Relentless Charter Fishing. You will be sure to catch your limit no matter the length of your trip.
Who would you recommend for Destin real estate sales?
Ocean Reef Resorts has been helping families and investors alike find that perfect property for more than 26 years. Be sure to visit www.destinrealestatesales.com for information on single family homes, condominiums, and land. Ocean Reef are the experts in real estate in Destin and the surrounding area including Sandestin, Scenic 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, Seaside, Seagrove and Inlet Beach.
What time of year is the weather best in Destin?
The temperate weather along the Northwest Florida Panhandle provides delightful weather year round. The summers are perfect for beach time, golf, boating and relaxing; the fall is wonderful with less crowds and more room to explore, and the sunsets over the Gulf are truly spectacular; the winter is most often brisk, at worst—some of our snowbirds swim then, too! Spring is temperate and “gentle on your mind.” You never have to shovel snow here and the sun shines 360 days a year. So join us for some frivolous festivities or serious golf or fishing—your choice, Destin has it all!