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Book with Confidence - Cancellation Policy for Destin Vacation Rentals

Book your stay with confidence. If you need to reschedule or modify your stay, you can do so within 15 days before arrival. Our policies for rescheduling or canceling a reservation in a Newman-Dailey Resort Properties professionally managed vacation rental are below. These policies are for direct bookings through Newman-Dailey. Excludes reservations made through Airbnb, VRBO, and other third-party booking websites as well as monthly winter rentals. Up to 15 days prior to arrival: Deferred final payment: Due 15 days prior to arrival. Reschedule: Continue reading

Published on Monday, January 8, 2024

New Year's Eve Happenings along beaches of 30A, Miramar Beach & Destin, Florida

The time has come to say goodbye to this year, and ring in the New Year! For those staying in Santa Rosa Beach, Miramar Beach and Destin, Florida on Dec. 31, here’s a round-up of New Year’s Eve 2024 celebrations to ring in the New Year in style. Baytowne Countdown The Village of Baytowne Wharf's end-of-the-year celebration is an evening to remember, with two breathtaking fireworks displays at 8 p.m. and midnight. Enjoy a family-friendly evening with face painting, kids activities, and LIVE music on the Baytowne LIVE stage 6 p.m. &ndash Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, December 26, 2023

Make Your Winter Holidays Brighter With Our Winter Holiday Sale

Stand up to the “winter blues” with fresh air and sunshine! Now through Feb. 29, 2024, beach lovers can save $25/night up to $100 savings on 4 nights on a winter getaway. The best part is that sunny offer is good for holidays too! Consider escaping the dreary winter weather and take advantage of the following:  Getaway for New Year’s Eve South Walton and Destin, Florida is a great location to ring in the New Year! With a variety of celebrations held around town at mid-day, in the evening and at midnight, young and old Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, December 26, 2023

Thanksgiving Feasts In South Walton and Destin, Florida

We love welcoming families to the beach for Thanksgiving. There is much to be grateful for including our many local restaurants who are offering a Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings. Whether you’re looking for a sit-down meal or meal to-go options, there’s something for everyone at the beach.  DESTIN The Crab Trap, Destin The Crab Trap invites you to give thanks on the beach in Destin. The Gulf-front restaurant is open Thanksgiving Day from 11am-7pm. Seating is first come, first serve and the restaurant will feature a traditional Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Top 5 Reasons to Book Next Year’s Beach Vacation Now

A beach vacation is a time-honored tradition for many. After welcoming families to the beaches of South Walton and Destin, Florida for more than 38 years, we know that making time for memories with family and friends at the beach simply makes life happier. Therefore, we want to help families plan their cherished beach vacations. Here are 5 reasons to book your 2024 beach vacation before the end of the year: Best Selection . Those who book their vacation early enjoy the best selection of Gulf-front vacation rentals and homes that often fill up, especially Continue reading

Published on Monday, November 13, 2023

Buying Or Selling Real Estate at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort Is a Strong Investment Strategy

Nestled along the shores of Miramar Beach, Florida, lies a hidden gem in the world of real estate: Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort. This charming community is not just a place to live; it's a lifestyle that combines the best of beachfront living with top-notch amenities and an unparalleled sense of community. The best part is whether you’re considering buying or selling a property within Hidden Dunes Resort’s 27-acre Gulf-front property, your investment will retain its value. The median sales price at Hidden Dunes Resort Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Mini-Vacation - A Quick Trip to the Destin That Won't Break the Bank

Fall is a beautiful time of year at the beach. It is a time when the pace slows; crowds become a distant memory; the water is warm for swimming; air temperatures are pleasantly cooler; events and fall festivals are taking place every weekend; and Monarch Butterflies and dragonflies flitter over the sand dunes—It’s Autumn Tides! Sound glorious? Consider a mini-vacation. Mini-vacations offer big fun on a tight timetable. With lots of choices for a quick trip to the beach, the joys of a beach stay are within reach.  Whether you prefer Continue reading

Published on Monday, September 18, 2023

Best Place For Pickleball In Destin, Florida: Hidden Dunes Beach Resort

Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort has always offered an excellent tennis program, but now Hidden Dunes is quickly becoming known as the best place in the Destin area for pickleball. Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in America and quickly becoming many family’s new favorite tradition. At Hidden Dunes, we celebrate timeless traditions and we’re excited to be a part of our residents’ and guests’ new favorite pastime. We’re excited to share what’s new at Hidden Dunes Tennis & Pickleball Center and Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, August 1, 2023

Timberview Helicopters – See Destin From a New Point of View

Try something new this year and see Destin from a different point of view with Timberview Helicopter Tours ! If you love coming to Destin for the white sand beaches and emerald waters, consider taking flight during your next visit and seeing the coast from a bird’s eye view. Upon arrival at Timberview Helicopters in Destin, you will be greeted by a friendly staff prepared to help you get ready for your tour. Once your group has been checked in and given brief safety instructions, you will be guided outside to anxiously await your flight. Riders Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, July 18, 2023

5 Wildlife Encounters on Your Destin, Florida Vacation

Bears, Birds, Bonnetheads...Oh my! Beachgoers received a surprise recently when a black bear cub was spotted swimming in the crystal blue waters of Florida’s Emerald Coast. CNN Video Report shows the bear cooling off in the crystal blue waters. Wildlife experiences such as this are possible during a Destin vacation. While seeing a bear on the beach is unusual, it is common to see lots of other wildlife during your stay in Destin and Miramar Beach, Florida. Here's a look at the top 5 animal encounters that are common in Destin, Florida:   Continue reading

Published on Thursday, June 29, 2023

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