Destin West Beach & Bay Resort is a wonderful family-friendly resort that has everything you need to have the best vacation yet! The resort is conveniently located on Okaloosa Island. This island connects Destin to Fort Walton Beach. You get the best of both worlds: 4 miles of natural beach and bay coastline on one side and sheer fun on the other side of the island with The Gulfarium, The Boardwalk, and many shops and restaurants within walking distance. Families, couples, and people of all ages love Destin West! From the sugar-white sands and clear emerald waters of the beautiful Gulf of Mexico to the calming waters of Choctawhatchee Bay on the other side, you will find what you need. Destin West is the epicenter of convenience for all of your vacation pleasures. Centrally located, get ready for beach, fun, and sun!
700 FOOT LAZY RIVER
BEACHES: Tired of crowds of people on the beach? Destin West sits on the edge of miles of undeveloped coastline. Your view is unobstructed and playtime on the coast is free from crowds of people. Or you can cruise down to The Boardwalk where there is a fishing pier, volleyball nets, surfers, skin-boarders, and more!
LAZY RIVER: Destin West has a 700-foot lazy river on the bayside! Jump into the lazy river and enjoy leisurely floating by palm trees and beautiful landscaping. Relax and enjoy the beauty as you float around the lazy river.
POOL AREAS: There is an seasonally heated pool with a waterfall flowing into it and 2 large hot tubs in the center of the bayside complex. There is also a gradual decline pool (or zero-entry level pool) that feeds into the Lazy River. Parents love the safety of their toddlers playing in the shallow water. The beachside complex offers a 5000 sq. ft. pool, a splash garden water playground for the kids, a kiddy pool, a large hot tub, and the Villas has an seasonally heated pool underneath the building.
Charcoal Grills and Picnic Tables
ADDITIONAL AMENITIES: The SKYWALK or bridge connecting the beachside complex to the bayside complex makes using all of the amenities at Destin West a breeze! Cross over the bridge in ease without worrying about traffic. The beachside also has a state of the art FITNESS GYM right on the beach. CHARCOAL GRILLS and PICNIC TABLES on both the bayside and beachside make grilling out inviting and fun. Or throw FRISBEE/FOOTBALL on the grassy areas by the grills on the bayside.
FUN: Looking for fun within walking distance? Next to Destin West is everything you need right at your fingertips. • Beachfront restaurants • The Gulfarium • Okaloosa Fishing Pier • The Boardwalk • Shopping • Deep sea fishing • Golf • The new Emerald Coast Convention Center • Bike and jogging trails • Volleyball • Boat launch • Jet-skiing • Pontoon Boat Rentals
OTHER ATTRACTIONS: Outlet Shopping, Snorkeling, diving, dolphin cruises, para-sailing, surfing, kite-boarding, miniature golf, bowling, The Commons, Water Parks, and more.