Destin lodging and villas: accommodations to suit your budget.
If you are traveling to Destin, Florida, consider the many vacation rental accommodations that are available in the area. From a condo rental within a resort or a sprawling villa rental close to everything, you will find plenty of vacation rentals to choose from. Vacation homes near Disney World
are also another option.
Destin, Florida is located on the Northwest Coast of Florida and has sugar white beaches and emerald waters. The city is located on a peninsula that separates the Gulf of Mexico from Choctawhatchee Bay.
The Peninsula was originally an island but hurricanes and sea level changes gradually connected the island to the mainland. Destin is a popular beach destination for visitors who wish to relax along the Emerald Coast. There is great fishing in the area, especially at Choctawhatchee Bay. Be sure to visit nearby Fort Walton Beach, Santa Rosa Island and Niceville. Whether you are coming for the weekend or the winter, condo and villa rentals are a great form of lodging.
Fishing is a popular tourist activity in Destin. After all, the city calls itself 'The World's Luckiest Fishing Village
! It claims to have the largest fishing vessel fleet in all of Florida. Once a small fishing village, it is now a popular tourist town.
Destin's weather is warm year round. Winter highs average 80 F.
Summer highs average over 100 F. The winters are fairly dry and summers are humid with more precipitation.
The sand on Destin's beaches is some of the whitest in the world.
It comes from the Appalachian Mountains and is made of finely ground quartz crystal which gives it the appearance of sugar. Henderson Beach State Recreation Area and Gulf Islands National Seashore are popular places to visit.
There are a variety of Florida accommodations
in the area including hotels and resorts. There are also beach front condo resorts that house plenty of condo rentals.
Accommodation such as a villa rental, condo rental or vacation rental will allow you to use Destin as your home-base for your Florida Gulf-side vacation. Your accommodations are near many attractions and towns. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals provides visitors to Destin with a variety of villa rentals and condos for rent in the area. Our local Destin phone number is 1-850-460-3051.