Visit South Walton

Miles and miles of sugar-white sand, embraced by the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico and kissed by warm Florida sunshine. That's what you'll find wherever you stay in South Walton, but when you dig a little deeper, you'll discover fifteen beach neighborhoods... each with its own distinct personality. Some have architecture evocative of exotic locales, and others that feel like they sprang from the lyrics of a Jimmy Buffett song. There are places that will keep the entire family constantly entertained, and places perfect for that private romantic getaway. There are quaint streets lined with stately vacation homes, and pristine natural settings untouched by development. So come explore the fifteen beach neighborhoods of South Walton, and find your perfect beach.

Miramar Beach
Remember the beach towns of your childhood? The scenic beach road, the surf shops, the fabulous restaurants, the beachfront homes with big back decks and beachside resorts and condos with panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico? Miramar Beach brings back the feel of those classic coastal enclaves, complete with a beachfront camping and RV park. But while Miramar has that nostalgic beach feel, it also has ultra-modern amentities and activities that are ideal for family fun, including jet skis, parasailing, and endless shopping opportunities at the nation's largest designer outlet center, the Silver Sands Factory Stores.

Seascape
Surrounded by Miramar Beach, Seascape is an ideal mix of natural beauty, grand resort-style luxury and the homey comforts of well-appointed rental condos. For those who like their beach vacations with a little athletic flair, Seascape offers eight lighted tennis courts, five swimming pools, several bike trails, a seafood restaurant overlooking the beach and two championship golf courses. Add to that 2,000 feet of breathtaking white sand beaches and you've got enough beachfront playground here to keep even the most devoted leisure athlete happy and occupied.

Sandestin
There's always something fun to do in Sandestin. From golf courses and world-class tennis programs such as those found in Tops'l Beach & Racquet Resort to spas and adventure activities, Sandestin neighborhood caters to both the romantic beach getaway and the family vacation. Sandestin has all types of places to stay, as well as everything you need to keep the passion burning or the children playing. Home to the only marina in South Walton and the vibrant Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin plays host to numerous festivals and events throughout the year. Overlooking the stunning waters of the gulf, the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa is South Walton's only full-service hotel and includes the AAA Four Diamond rrestaurant, Seagar's. For those seeking more great food and retail therapy, Grand Boulevard features both in a lively town center.

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