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.Read More
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.Read More
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.
Have you ever seen Christmas lights at sea? On December 15, Destin Harbor will be illuminated with a parade of boats decked out in beautiful holiday decorations and lights. Located minutes away from our hotel in Destin Florida, the 27th Annual Holiday on the Harbor is a highlight of the Christmas season on the Emerald Coast.Read More
How 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.Read More
The 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.Read More
Imagine that you are on a boat cruising through Destin, Florida’s emerald green waters, basking in the sunlight and taking in the sea air. Suddenly, the Captain makes a special announcement and the crew starts clapping and cheering. You peer over the side of the boat and feel an irresistible sense of excitement. Right before your eyes, you see a family of dolphins splashing and playing in the water.Read More
While most people use the word powwow to refer to a meeting or conference, the phrase actually refers to a special gathering of Native American people. These festive events celebrate and honor Native American culture with singing, dancing, and socializing. Visitors to the Emerald Coast in early November will have the chance to see this unique celebration for themselves at the 26th Annual Thunderbird Intertribal Powwow. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, the Intertribal Powwow is a one of a kind festival with something for everyone.Read More
Do you like fine wine and gourmet cuisine? If you will be visiting our hotel in Destin Florida in early November, you will have the chance to sample some of the best food and drink on the emerald coast. Held on November 1 – 3, the Taste of the Beach festival features four exclusive culinary events that benefit local charities.
How would you like to cruise around Destin on a gas powered scooter? Scooter rides are a great way to take in the Emerald Coast’s natural beauty because they are more intimate than a car, but require far less effort than a bicycle. Located minutes away from our bed and breakfast in Destin, Scooter Rentals Destin offers excellent motorized scooters for a day of sightseeing.Read More