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We are pleased to welcome you to the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Florida’s #1 resort on the Emerald Coast. Whether you’re here to work, play, or a little bit of both, we are thrilled to have you. Maybe it’s that perfect swing on one of our four championship golf courses, or getting some much-needed retail therapy in more than a dozen Sandestin boutiques and stores. It could be taking the plunge in our beach and bayside pools, or spending endless days stretched out on our sugar-white sand. Regardless of your method, we know you will make unforgettable memories at Sandestin. This passport allows you to explore all 2,400 acres of the resort while taking full advantage of every amenity. Included within its pages are our favorite restaurants, shops, golf courses, and activities, as well as exclusive discounts and perks that enable you to make the most out of your stay. On behalf of the entire resort staff, thank you for choosing Sandestin as your host during your visit to the Emerald Coast. What memories will you make?
Mark Hodgdon General Manager
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Table of Contents
RESORT MAP......................................................... 4 ACCOMMODATIONS............................................. 7 SANDESTIN APP/SHUTTLE SERVICE.............. 8 AMENITIES............................................................. 9 BEACH & MARINA...............................................11 GOLF......................................................................13 VILLAGE OF BAYTOWNE WHARF....................16 BAYTOWNE MAP.................................................18 DINING...................................................................21 RETAIL...................................................................23 TENNIS..................................................................26 FITNESS CENTER...............................................27 SPA.........................................................................28 SANDESTIN EXECUTIVE HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER.................................29 SANDESTIN REAL ESTATE................................30 SANDESTIN FOUNDATION FOR KIDS.............32 CLUB KZ................................................................34
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TRAM SERVICE FOR SANDESTIN Trams run on two continuous loops departing each stop every 30 minutes. Beach Express runs continuously from The Grand Sandestin to the beach only.
THE GRAND SANDESTIN
Village route to Beach and back
MARKET STREET INN OBSERVATION POINT NORTH
Beach Express (seasonal)
o sh se GRAND HARBOUR NORTH SHORE
VILLAS AT VANTAGE POINTE
OBSERVATION POINT SOUTH
Proper I.D. required to ride tram. Hours of operation subject to change without notice.
BAYSIDE AT SANDESTIN
The Village of Baytowne Wharf is a unique collection of specialty merchants ranging from quaint boutique shops and charming eateries to lively nightclubs ~ all set against a backdrop of vibrant special events.
For Tram hours, please download the Sandestin app or ask the concierge.
Bayside route to Beach and back
TO BURNT PINE GOLF CLUB
A Sa SANDPIPER
Sandestin Storage Lot
Baytowne Vil lag
A SANDESTIN ESTATES L'ATRIUM
Sandestin Welcome Center Guest Registration Real Estate TUNNEL
kway/US Highw Coast Par ay 98 Emerald
PANAMA CITY DESTIN
TIVOLI BEACHWALK VILLAS
ONE BEACH CLUB DRIVE
Sandestin adheres to a uniform code system for swimming safety that is also presently used in Walton County. The flag colors and their meanings are as follows: Green ~ Conditions are favorable for swimming.
Beach Safety for Sandestin
Yellow ~ Use caution when venturing into the water. One Red ~ Swimming not advised. Knee high, too high. Two Red ~ Water is closed to public use, subject to fine.
WESTWINDS BEACH CLUB
Resort Golf A Baytowne Golf Club I Burnt Pine Golf Club A Raven Golf Club
Recreation/Relaxation E Baytowne Marina
C Beachside Green E Bike Station
D Fitness Center D Club KZ D Spa Sandestin E Tennis Center C The Dunes Putting Course
D The Links Golf Club
Purple ~ Marine pests present (jellyfish, stingrays or dangerous fish)
Gulf of Mexico
LUAU II LUAU TRAM STOP
Restaurants/Refreshments F Caffe Siena Beachside Bayside F Fat Tuesday E Marina Bar & Grill D Sunset Bay CafÃ© B The Beach House
B BEACHSIDE ONE SOUTHWINDS I, II & III BEACHSIDE TWO
Resort Relations A Sandestin Welcome Center Guest Registration A SRE (Sandestin Real Estate) D G ATM G Baytowne Conference Center D G Business Center A G Guest Registration D Linkside Conference Center H Sandestin Executive Health and Wellness Center Designated "Resort Guest" Pools
Where natural beauty meets comfort and convenience, our bayside accommodations provide cozy neighborhoods and state-of-the-art meeting facilities built in harmony with the surrounding nature. Eat a delicious Sunset Bay Café breakfast, take a dip in the pool, or sweat it out in the Sandestin Fitness Center all while enjoying spectacular views of the Choctawhatchee Bay and its surrounding lush canopies.
Fall asleep to the sound of turquoise waters lapping at the shore of our sugar-white beaches in a variety of accommodations from high-rise condos to Mediterraneaninspired villas. Beachside accommodations not only offer guests incredible views of Sandestin’s world-famous beaches, but also swimming pools, bike paths, basketball courts, and a miniature golf course.
Nestled in between lush canopies of staggering pines and crystalline lakes, our lakeside accommodations provide a luxury nature escape. From idyllic cottages to charming bungalos, lakeside accommodations are an intimate setting for family reunions, golf groups, and girlfriend getaways.
The Village Accommodations
Enjoy the best of both worlds when you stay in the hub of Sandestin – the Village of Baytowne Wharf. These unique accommodations, complete with swimming pools, lush gardens, and balconies with a view, are just steps away family funzones, shopping, dining, street performers, and live entertainment the whole family can enjoy. Welcome to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort 7
Explore Sandestin features activities, restaurants and events, as well as a real-time
map of our resort trams. Get up-to-date information on club memberships and
yours to enjoy while staying as a guest at our resort. Check out the full list of
hours of operation, or schedule a tee time at one of our championship golf courses!
amenities and start planning how you’ll fill your days at the #1 resort on Florida’s
Download the Explore Sandestin mobile app for free today, available in the App
Nothing says “welcome” like our wide array of complimentary amenities that are
Store or on Google Play. • Two complimentary 4-hour bicycle rentals each day of your stay • One hour free kayak rentals and one hour of boogie boards, weather permitting
You’re never more than 30 minutes away from the next complimentary Sandestin Tram. Show your room key at the nearest stop and enjoy transportation to a variety of locations on property. Download the free Explore Sandestin mobile app for a live, interactive map of the tram locations. 8 Sandestin.com
• An hour of free sandestin tennis court time per unit • Free access to the sandestin fitness center • Free resort tram service • Preferred beach parking To enjoy these exclusive privileges, just present your resort card. For more Information on Bike Rentals call 850.267.6363. Welcome to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort 9
Grab a set of beach chairs at the Beach Hut and spend
the day soaking up the sun on our famous sugar-white sand. Rent kayaks, boogie boards, snorkels, and standup paddle boards while you take a refreshing dip in our emerald waters. Want to amp up your beach day? Take the catamaran out for a romantic sail, or end your day under the stars with a beach bonfire. Call for more information: 850.267.8171.
Charter light tackle fishing charters, pontoon boat rentals, Wave Runners, and YOLO stand-up paddle boards at the Baytowne Marina. Heading out for some fishing? Lures, hooks, poles and more for your day on the water are available at the Marina. Donâ€™t forget to take a twowheeled tour of our beautifully landscaped grounds on our resort bicycles.
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A trip to the Emerald Coast is incomplete without a round of golf at one of Sandestinâ€™s four award-winning courses. While the Raven Golf Club, Baytowne Golf Club, The Links Golf Club and our exclusive Burnt Pine Club each provide a unique golfing experience, they have one thing in common: the awe-inspiring natural beauty of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and the dedication of our PGA professionals and resort staff. Whether youâ€™re here for a casual foursome with friends or improving your competitive edge at the Sandestin Golf Academy, our 72 holes from beach to bay will elevate your game. Call 850.267.8211 for more information or visit Sandestin.com/golf-sandestin. For Burnt Pine info, call 850.267.8208 or visit BurntPineGolfClub.com.
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Deemed the â€œCrown Jewel of Florida
Baytowne Golf Club
Golfâ€? by Golf Magazine, Burnt Pine Golf
take golfers from the beach to the bay
Club is a golf experience unrivaled on
through some of the only elevation
the Emerald Coast. With rolling fairways
changes in the area. With forgiving forward
and strategically placed bunkers, Burnt
tees, challenging championship tees, and
Pine challenges golfers to use a different
a fifth set of tees for kids and beginners,
approach to every hole, inspiring every
Baytowne Golf Club has something for
short to long-iron shot imaginable.
For more information call 850.267.6500.
For more information call 850.267.8155.
Raven Golf Club
Masterfully carved through the marshes,
The Links Golf Club
wetlands and pine trees of Sandestin, the
reward golf that provides players with
Raven Golf Club is a natural wonder that
breathtaking bay-front views as well as a
inspires strategy on every tee. Golfers are
heart-pounding challenge. With five out
provided a myriad of exciting shot options,
of its nineteen holes running along the
such as dramatic changes in color and
Choctawhatchee Bay, guests are treated to
texture, and undulating greens that make
a links-style golf outing like no other on the
this course a true modern traditional.
For more information call 850.267.8155.
For more information call 850.267.8144.
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A local favorite, the Baytowne Golf Club
The Links Golf Club, is the ultimate in risk-
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Located on the shore of the Choctawhatchee Bay, The Village of Baytowne Wharf features an array of boutiques, eateries, galleries and nightlife – not to mention a jam-packed schedule of outdoor festivals and special events for the entire
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family. Voted “Best Place to Be Seen on the Emerald Coast” and “Best Local Attraction,” Baytowne Wharf features 16 retail shops, 11 activity and entertainment establishments, and 20 award winning restaurants and night clubs. With seasonal spectaculars like weekly concerts series, fireworks shows and holiday season ice skating, and you can see why time spent at The Village of Baytowne Wharf means endless fun for young and old alike. For more information call 850.267.8000 or visit BaytowneWharf.com
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Stop in to Caffe Siena to peruse their selection of coffee, espresso, and cappuccinos. Refuel with seasonal specialty drinks like the Kahlua White Chocolate Mocha, or a fresh fruit smoothie to go. Donâ€™t let your stomach growl all morning! Tasty
breakfast sandwiches and donuts are made fresh daily. For more information call 850.267.4488.
Marina Bar and Grill
Marina Bar and Grill is a local favorite for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and happy hour located at the Baytowne Marina. The restaurant boasts an incredible view perfect for a date, family outing, or catching up with friends with a variety of food and drink specials. Be sure to say hello to the resident Macaw and Cockatoo, MaryAnn and Skipper, during your visit - they just might say hello back. For more information call 850.267.7778.
Famous for delicious frozen drinks straight from the heart of New Orleans, Fat Tuesday Daquiri Bar provides the perfect companion for endless days in the Sandestin sunshine. Make your plans for lunch and dinner to enjoy the best wings and nachos on the Emerald Coast, and catch the game on flatscreen televisions. For more information call 850.351.1809. Welcome to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort 19
If retail therapy is on the agenda, look no further than The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Nestled between family fun-zones, charming eateries, and lively nightspots, Sandestinâ€™s retail outlets offer everything from the cutest kids clothing and toys, to eclectic jewelry and art, and chic beachwear for the whole family. With more than a dozen boutiques and stores, including the Sandestin Family Retail Shops that are famous for their Sandestin logo resort wear, youâ€™ll be able to find something for everyone on your shopping list.
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Barefoot Princess offers an array of colorful styles for women and children, and boasts the largest selection of Lilly Pulitzer apparel, shoes, and accessories in the area. Voted “Best on the Emerald Coast for Women’s Accessories and Clothing” and “Best in Destin,” Barefoot Princess is Sandestin’s go-to for beach glam. Visit Sandestin.com/Barefoot-Princess or call
Everyone wants to be a Sandestin local, and what better way to look the part than with classic resort wear from Island Clothiers? This boutique stocks the latest in men’s and women’s apparel, jewelry, and footwear, providing everything from resort casual to dress wear for a night on the town. Visit Sandestin.com/IslandClothiers or call 850.351.1806.
Coconut Kidz offers the ultimate shopping experience for kids of all ages with an
Sandestin Clothing Company
Take your Sandestin memories home
amazing selection of children’s clothing
with logo wear, beach gear, keepsakes
and fantastic toys all under the same roof.
and more. Whether you’re gifting yourself
Showcasing Ty Plush, beach toys, Hello
or family, friends, and co-workers, you’re
Kitty, Barbies and more, Coconut Kidz is a
certain to find the perfect Sandestin
family favorite for the young and young-at-
collectible to celebrate your stay. Visit
heart. Visit Sandestin.com/Coconut-Kidz
or call 850.351.1800.
Company or call 850.267.8700.
Guests are welcome to a complimentary hour on our 12 world-class HydroGrid
clay and 3 hard tennis courts, equipment provided. With adult group clinics, Round
strength training equipment, full sets of free weights, and group exercises such
Robin tournaments, private lessons with the pros, and Junior Tennis programs For
as yoga, pilates, spin, and Zumba. Conveniently located adjacent to Spa Sandestin
information call 850.267.7060 or visit Sandestin.com/Tennis.
and the Bayside pool, Sandestin Fitness Center offers a top-tier workout with
Sweat it out at Sandestin Fitness Center with the latest in cardiovascular and
stunning panoramic views of the Choctawhatchee Bay. For more information, call 850.267.8208.
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Get pampered in paradise at Spa Sandestin, where you can indulge with a variety of
Sandestin Executive Health and Wellness Center
therapeutic body treatments and beauty services. Whether youâ€™re looking to ease
that provides personalized health care service. SEHWC delivers excellent and
sore muscles after that round of golf or just want to de-stress with a pampering
reliable medical care to homeowners, resort guests and employees of Sandestin,
treatment, Spa Sandestin offers the ultimate boost for mind, body and soul. For
including urgent care, routine medical services, pharmacy services, and therapeutic
more information call 850.267.6466 or visit Sandestin.com/Spa.
care. For more information call 850.267.6767 or visit SEHWC.com.
Sandestin Executive Health & Wellness Center (SEHWC) is a state-of-the-art facility
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Sandestin is social. And we're active.
Put them together and you can see why we have six clubs that cater to different interests here at the resort. What they all have in common however is a desire to bond our tight community, create camaraderie and celebrate our special lifestyle here under the Northwest Florida sun. The Clubs of Sandestin include private, members-only clubs such as the Burnt Pine Golf Club, The Beach Club and the Resort Club, as well as membership clubs such as the Golf Club, Tennis Club and Fitness Club. Learn more and find the right membership for you and your family. All of The Clubs of Sandestin are for ANNUAL Memberships only!. For more information call 850.267.8208 or visit Sandestin.com/memberships.
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Your Successful Meeting Tops Our Agenda
Happily-Ever-After Starts At Sandestin
making your meetings and events an unrivaled and memorable success is a top
details you’ll remember most from your wedding. And we’ll be with you every step
priority. From the opening session to beach time when the presentations are done
of the way to ensure your plans go as smooth as white satin. Voted the #1 resort
-- and everything in between -- our professional conference services staff will ensure
on Florida’s romantic Emerald Coast.
all of your meeting expectations are exceeded with careful preparation and attention
For more information call 850.267.6736 or visit Sandestin.com/weddings.
First impressions. You only get one. That's why at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Something borrowed, something blue. Toasts, cake and tears of joy. It’s the small
to detail. For more information call 850.267.6466 or visit Sandestin.com/groups.
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o t P e m oC lay Stay for Life!
Sandestin Real Estate Sales
Ready to vacation full-time? Sandestin Real Estate Sales (SRE) is the exclusive brokerage for Sandestin Golf and Beach Resortâ€™s ownership, consisting of 17 expert sales professionals and a strong support team. SRE represents those interested in owning or selling a variety of properties from Inlet Beach and Destin. We specialize in bay-front neighborhoods, golf course homes, beach front condos, commercial opportunities and everything inbetween. Looking to rent? We do that too! For more information call 850.267.8100 or visit SandestinRealEstate.com.
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Sandestin Foundation For Kids Help Us Make a Difference!
The Sandestin Foundation for Kids was founded in 2011 by the owners of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the Becnel Family. The structure of the organization allows for funds to be gifted to needy children and families quickly in the event of a tragedy. The Foundation receives its funding from the Becnel Family combined with the support of Sandestin homeowners, employees and guests. Our mission is to make a meaningful and positive difference in childrenâ€™s lives. We guarantee that 100% of all donations support children in need locally and abroad. For more information, please visit sandestinfoundationforkids.org. Please assist us with this worthwhile cause! In an effort to support the Sandestin Foundation for Kids, we have added a $1.00 daily donation to your stay. This is a voluntary donation. If you would like us to remove this item from your bill, please contact guest registration at: 850.267.8000. For more information visit SandestinFoundationForKids.org.
The Sandestin Foundation for Kids is a tax-deductible 501(c)(3) governed by a Board of Trustees.
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Need a date night? Club KZ provides a unique opportunity for children to learn valuable skills and make new friends through programs that are entertaining, educational, and fun. Quality staff is responsible for a safe environment that allows children to focus on a fun-filled experiences while nurturing the values of trust, respect, honesty and friendship. For more information call 850.267.7000 or visit Sandestin.com/Club-KZ. BUILDING/NEIGHBORHOOD