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4 Reasons to Spend New Year’s Eve at Harborwalk Village

New Year's fireworks near our beachfront hotel in DestinA new year is almost here, but the city of Destin is going to give 2013 the send off it deserves! There is going to be a huge New Year’s Eve party at the scenic HarborWalk Village, and everyone is invited. Located right around the corner from our beachfront hotel in Destin, this New Year’s celebration will have something for everyone. Here are the top 4 reasons to ring in the New Year at the HarborWalk Village: Continue reading

Top 3 Tips For Planning Your Honeymoon

honeymoon hotel in Destin FloridaCongratulations! Your wedding was a smashing success, and now it’s time to relax and celebrate the beginning of this exciting new chapter in both of your lives. Picking the right honeymoon destination can be just as important as choosing the right wedding venue. The Henderson Park Inn has put together some great tips to help you plan the romantic vacation of your dreams at our hotel in Destin Florida. Continue reading

4 Tips for Planning Your Wedding at the Henderson Park Inn

beachfront hotel in Destin Florida The holiday season is one of the most popular times of the year to get engaged. According to the Condé Nast Bridal Group, 19 percent of all engagements take place in the month of December! If you are a bride-to-be (or a groom-to-be), it’s never too early to start planning the big day. Voted the most romantic hotel in North America, our beachfront hotel in Destin Florida is one of the most popular destination wedding sites in the Emerald Coast. We’ve put together some great tips for couples planning their wedding at the Henderson Park Inn. Continue reading

Top 5 Amenities at the Henderson Park Inn

beachfront hotel in Destin FL

The users of TripAdvisor have named the Henderson Park Inn the best hotel in Destin FL! How did our bed and breakfast earn the number one spot? The secret to our success really isn’t a secret: we simply have the finest amenities on the Emerald Coast. We’ve put together a list of the top 5 amenities you will find when you stay at the Henderson Park Inn. Continue reading

Have Christmas Brunch at the Beach Walk Cafe

Prime Rib carving station at our Destin bed and breakfast Christmas is one of the most wonderful days of the year, but spending the whole day slaving over a hot stove can add unnecessary stress to your holiday. Why not leave the cooking to us? The Beach Walk Cafe at the Henderson Park Inn serves a fantastic gourmet brunch on Christmas Day. If you will be staying at our Destin bed and breakfast during the holidays, or if you live locally, join us for a stress free and delicious Christmas meal. Continue reading

Explore The Breathtaking Blackwater River

The Blackwater River near our Destin bed and breakfast

With flawless white sand bars and crystal clear water, the Blackwater River in Milton, Florida is truly one of a kind. The only pristine sand river left in the United States, this unique body of water was purchased by the State of Florida and named a State Forest. Visitors can explore this spectacular river with help from Blackwater Canoe Rental. Just an hour’s drive from our Destin bed and breakfast, this rental company offers full service kayak, canoe and tube trips down the scenic Blackwater River. Continue reading

The Fascinating History of the Camp Walton Schoolhouse

Historic schoolhouse near our bed and breakfast in DestinHow would you like a glimpse of what life in the Emerald Coast was like one hundred years ago? Originally built in 1911, the Camp Walton Schoolhouse is a well preserved window into the fascinating past of Fort Walton Beach. Located right around the corner from our bed and breakfast in Destin, the Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum is an excellent historic attraction.    Continue reading

Get Into The Holiday Spirit With The Nutcracker

The balet near our Destin hotelThe Nutcracker might be the most popular ballet in the world. With an enchanting Christmas story and iconic music, this ballet has become synonymous with the holiday season. You can experience this celebrated show from November 23 – 24, when the Northwest Florida Ballet will perform The Nutcracker at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, this excellent ballet is guaranteed to put you in the Christmas spirit.   Continue reading