5 Places You’ll Want to Visit near Our Beachfront Hotel in Destin Florida
As the premier beachfront hotel in Destin Florida, Henderson Park Inn is known for its privacy and seclusion from the bustle of the area, but what some don’t realize is the Inn is just moments away from some of the best excitement our area offers. We’re located right in the center of all the things to do and places to see in Destin.
If you’re planning on visiting Destin soon, there are plenty of places to visit, as our area has something for just about everyone. Still, here are our five favorite places to visit while you’re in Destin Florida:
1. Destin Commons
With more than 95 stores and restaurants, Destin Commons is one of Destin’s favorite gathering places, and it’s only a 20-minute walk or five-minute drive from our beachfront hotel in Destin Florida. In addition to its incredible variety of local and national brand stores, the outdoor mall also boasts a movie theatre, mural art walk and exciting seasonal events.
2. HarborWalk Village
Filled with restaurants and shops, HarborWalk Village is one of the most active water-front venues in Destin. It’s the home to Destin’s infamous and historical fishing fleet, which happens to be the largest charter fishing fleet in the country. It hosts an assortment of events, from concerts and parades to the Destin Seafood Festival and Destin’s Annual Fishing Rodeo, and it’s less than five miles from Henderson Park Inn.
3. Grand Boulevard
From the South Walton Food & Wine Festival to the 30A Songwriters Festival, this mixed-use lifestyle center is home to some of our area’s best entertainment. It has more than 765,000 square feet of shops, restaurants, offices and more, making it a year-round place to dine and shop. It’s less than 10 miles from our beachfront hotel in Destin Florida.
4. The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Just a short 20-minute drive from Henderson Park Inn rests The Village of Baytowne Wharf, where you can dine, shop and wander through it’s streets. Modeled after ski villages, this little bay-side town allows you to grab a drink and enjoy some of the best entertainment in the area. From fireworks to concerts, it has a little something for everyone.
5. Beach Walk Café
Okay, this one might seem a little obvious, but just steps from your room at our beachfront hotel in Destin Florida is one of our area’s best restaurants. It features some of the most spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico in addition to delectable food. Yes, it’s part of Henderson Park Inn’s property, but even if you aren’t staying with us, it’s a spot you’ll want to check out when you’re in the Destin area. Call 850-650-7100 to secure your space for dinner.
Still, while we love getting out on occasion to shop or attend an event, nothing beats a beautiful day spent relaxing on the beach, and the best way to ensure the best beach experience is to stay at a beachfront hotel in Destin Florida like ours. If you’re ready to book your beach vacation, visit our Rooms and Rates page and book your room now.