All About Destin

Destin is located on the gorgeous Emerald Coast.

It is the principal city of Crestview and Ft. Walton Beach. Destin is known for its green waters and white sandy beaches. It first was originated as a small fishing village that has boomed to a large popular tourist destination. Over 80 percent of the visitors of the Emerald Coast visit Destin each year. It’s one of the most popular places in Florida to visit. Destin calls itself “The Luckiest Fishing Village” for many reasons, one being because it has the largest fishing fleet in all of the state of Florida. This calls for some of the most amazing and delicious seafood dishes. Destin’s seafood restaurants always use locally caught and fresh seafood.


Destin is located on a peninsula that separates two major bodies of water, the Gulf of Mexico and the Choctawhatchee Bay. It’s located close to a few other major cities including Panama City, Santa Rosa Beach and Pensacola. Across the bay from Destin is Niceville which is connected by one road. There is a lot going on here with so much to explore. When you visit Destin you will not go a day without exploring something new.


The gorgeous views of Destin are what draw so many visitors each year. The sand here is some of the whitest sand in the world. All the sand in Destin originated from the Appalachian Mountains which gives it that sugar appearance. Visitors to Destin can charter vessels and explore the 15 beach point access’s the city has to offer.

Events and festivals take place in Destin throughout the year. Each month there will be a new adventure and exciting event to attend. It’s never a bad time to vacation here. Destin offers an abundance of shopping and dining on top of the beautiful beaches. Many celebrities own homes in this area for a reason. Especially in Santa Rosa Beach which is just a short drive from Destin.

Sea Oats Motel & Management Co. offers beachfront accommodations with the only motel in Destin located directly on the beach. Our company offers exceptional customer service and our rooms are always comfortable and clean. We offer beach front homes, condos and our motel rooms. Whichever you chose you will feel right at home. Call Sea Oats today and make your reservation with us. We will see you out here exploring all of what Destin has to offer.