Imagine modern meeting facilities and premium accommodations and exceptional service just steps from award-winning sugar-white sand beaches and turquoise water – all enhanced by a diverse culinary scene, boutique shopping and championship golf.
Located along a 26-mile stretch of sugar-white sand beaches and turquoise water on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, South Walton has beckoned to generations of visitors seeking an upscale and relaxing place to unwind. Imagine planning a meeting steps from beautiful, award-winning beaches and surrounded by gourmet dining, boutique shopping and championship golf. Now imagine that meeting is in a modern facility with premium accommodations and exceptional service.
Each year, more meeting planners discover that these 16 acclaimed beach neighborhoods – Miramar Beach, Seascape, Sandestin, Dune Allen, Gulf Place, Santa Rosa Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, Seaside, Seagrove, WaterSound, Seacrest, Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach, Inlet Beach – each with its own traditions, charm and visual style, are also perfect for working hard and having fun. Over 10,000 guest rooms, 135,000 square feet of meeting space, year-round great weather and off-the-clock activities make any time an ideal time for meetings and events.
Whether for a 10-person executive retreat or a 1,500-person convention, you’ll find your perfect meeting destination in South Walton. Stay in luxury boutique hotels, full-service resorts, grand beach houses or cozy cottages. Enjoy a variety of team building activities like paddleboarding in the Gulf or the Bay, golfing pristine championship courses, touring art galleries or enjoying a wine tasting. Unique outdoor activities are abundant with four state parks, a state forest, 15 rare coastal dune lakes and the Gulf of Mexico. Experience a diverse culinary scene at one of over 200 restaurants highlighting a fusion of flavors created by award-winning chefs using fresh-from-the-Gulf and locally sourced ingredients. Make an evening reception on the beach even better with a bonfire and s’mores!
We make planning simple with endless options for you and your attendees, but we also offer the best of both worlds: business and pleasure. Bring your family and stay a few extra days to enjoy one of National Geographic’s “Best Trips of 2019.”
Travel is a breeze, whether by car or by plane – South Walton is conveniently located less than a 35-minute drive from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS).
For meetings that are a pleasure from planning to execution, find your perfect beach in South Walton, Florida. You’ll only regret that you couldn’t stay longer.
Learn more at Visit South Walton.