As one of the top places to stay in America for romance, we’ve learned a thing or two about special occasions. With Valentine’s Day around the corner and winter still cooling everyone down, Henderson Park Inn Bed and Breakfast in Destin wants to help you create a special occasion and plan a romantic afternoon with your sweetheart. Continue reading
Congratulations! 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
How would you like a stunning bird’s eye view of Destin’s beaches and the Emerald coast? Located minutes away from our bed and breakfast in Destin, Florida, Just Chute Me Parasail offers clients the chance to float through the sky at up to 800 feet in the air. Although it might seem a bit scary at first, parasailing is a safe and serene way to soak up the sun and take in Destin’s natural beauty. Parasailing requires absolutely no prior experience. As the Just Chute Me website says “If you can sit, you can fly”! Continue reading
A day at the beach in Destin is a magical experience. This Florida getaway charms visitors with stretches of silky white sand and the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. When you come for a visit, be sure to bring the basics, but don’t forget a few important extras.
Along with the perks of staying in the only beachfront hotel in Destin, guests of Henderson Park Inn also enjoy the benefit of one of the best restaurants on the Emerald Coast, Gulf-front on the premises of the Inn. Not only has the Beach Walk Café received high honors on TripAdvisor, the premier source of travel reviews, but the ocean-inspired restaurant was also voted the most romantic restaurant in North America, as well as a recent inductee to the Golden Spoon Hall of Fame.
Composed of the freshest ingredients available, Beach Walk Café’s seasonal menu draws inspiration from both the land and sea, described to guests as “Gulf Coast cuisine with French and Italian flavors.” With an unparalleled wine selection, the menu items ranging from a chargrilled ribeye cap to pecan flour crusted grouper, are sure to leave every dinner diner both happy and satisfied. Serving as Executive Chef for Beach Walk Café, John Sallman has won many national and international awards for his culinary expertise.
To help guests take their dining experience to the next level, Beach Walk Café offers two unique dining options. The first is the ‘Toes in the Sand’ option where guests enjoy a delicately prepared meal right on the beach. Beach Walk also offers an exclusive ‘Sky View Deck Dining’ experience where guests can enjoy their meals under the beauty of the stars that blanket the Emerald Coast.
Beach Walk Café opens nightly at 5:30 p.m. Reservations are recommended. Attire is resort-casual. Valet parking is available daily in season, and weekends only off season.
To find out more information on about the exceptional amenities provided to guests by Henderson Park Inn, visit our amenities section under ‘The Inn’ tab on our website. There, you will also find a collection of photos meant to capture the relaxing feel of a Destin vacation at Henderson Park Inn. Don’t forget to give us a call at 866-398-4432 to begin planning your Emerald Coast vacation today.
For guests ready to take a break from the calming ocean waves outside Henderson Park Inn, The Village of Baytowne Wharf is ready to pick up the excitement. Offering a variety of shopping, attractions and entertaining nightlife, guests are sure to remember their experience at Baytowne Wharf for years to come. Continue reading
At Henderson Park Inn, we understand how much our visitors love the clear, emerald-blue waters that border Destin. This is why we encourage them to experience all that the scenic Gulf has to offer. Along with the full-service amenities at Henderson Park Inn, like complimentary chairs and umbrellas, and our “Toes in the Sand” dinner service at the Beach Walk Cafe, we suggest visitors experience one of the many scenic Destin dolphin cruises offered by SunVenture. Continue reading
Make your next Destin vacation truly unique this summer by trying one of the fun and exciting Destin water sports that fill the Emerald Coast. From parasailing to banana boat rides, there are enough Destin water sports to spice up any guest’s vacation this summer. Continue reading
Wondering what to do in Destin, Florida this holiday season? We’re experiencing beautiful weather and many are enjoying simple walks on the beach, paddle boarding or just relaxing by the surf with a good book. But there are many things to do in Destin, Florida other than spending time on the most beautiful white sandy beaches in the world!
If you want to get in the spirit of the season, Destin, Florida is a shopping mecca with Destin Commons located just a mile from the Henderson Park Inn. Boasting a huge Christmas tree and holiday decorations galore, Destin Commons is a unique, open air town center, featuring upscale shopping, casual and fine dining, Bass Pro Shop, Belk Store, Rave Motion Pictures and many more.
Of the many things to do in Destin, Florida, locals and tourists alike visit the Silver Sands Factory Stores , a shopping extravaganza with over 100 designer names and located just minutes from the beautiful white sandy beaches and emerald green waters of Destin, Florida. You’ll enjoy Saks Off Fifth, Michael Kors, Coach, Cole Haan, Ralph Lauren, Carter’s and more in a festive holiday atmosphere.
Still wondering what to do in Destin, Florida in December?
For fishing and history enthusiasts, learn about the history of Destin, its founders and families at the Destin History and Fishing Museum. For the serious fishermen, you’ll see award-winning fish caught in Destin and view a collection of antique fishing rods and reels. If an afternoon in the museum is not your “cup of tea” and you prefer an outdoor experience, take a sunset cruise on a glass bottom boat in Destin’s harbor and gulf in a climate-controlled cabin with a snack bar. Watch Dolphin’s splash around and play while you experience one of our gorgeous sunsets! The concierge at Henderson Park Inn will be happy to arrange this or other cruises, fishing charters or water sports.
One of the locals favorite things to do in Destin, Florida is Harborwalk Village on the Destin Harbor. Here you’ll find quaint boutique shopping, great restaurants overlooking amazing views of the harbor and more than 20 of the Destin Charter Boat Fishing Fleet.
Destin rests on the Emerald Coast, and its white beaches and stunning emerald waters serve as the perfect backdrop for a romantic getaway with your sweetie. This once sleepy fishing community is now a thriving destination for tourists, with over 4.5 million visitors each year. If you’re thinking of taking your special someone on a romantic vacation, consider visiting a bed and breakfast in Destin, FL. Continue reading