What better way to spend your spring break than on the sugar-white sand Destin beaches nestled along the Florida Emerald Coast? Gulf Tide Vacation Rentals has the luxurious and spacious vacation home or condo rental of your dreams. Choose from a range of 2–7 bedroom fully furnished vacation rentals with options featuring private beach access, private pools, and complimentary street-legal golf carts. Book a spring break you’ll remember forever on the Destin, FL, beaches with Gulf Tide Vacation Rentals.
Explore the Top 7 Destin, Florida Beaches
Private Beach Access
Gulf Tide Vacation Rentals has an impressive collection of Destin vacation rentals with private beach views. Many of our options even feature private beach access, complimentary beach chairs, and included golf cart rentals.
Henderson Beach State Park
Explore one of the most beautiful Destin beaches protected by diligent conservation efforts. They feature plenty of thrilling hiking trails that take you through one of the most unique ecosystems in Florida. On the beaches, you can often see dolphins swimming offshore or looking for fish. You can also watch sea turtles come onto the beach shore to lay their eggs in the sand during their breeding season. This beautiful sight can usually be found around May – October.
Head to one of the best Destin beaches, which can only be reached by boat. Crab Island is a sand bar that’s a popular destination for water sports, boat tours, or just enjoying soaking up the sun in the waist-deep waters.
June White Decker Beach Park
Enjoy one of the best Destin beaches that is free for public use. Even though it’s a pretty small beach park of just .29 acres, it has plenty of impressive amenities like 70 parking spaces, restrooms, and showers.
Norreigo Point Beach Park
Enjoy one of the most lovely Destin beaches that is free for the public to enjoy. One side of the beach faces the iconic Destin Harbor while the other faces east pass that flows to the Gulf of Mexico. The East Pass features tide pools protected by the Destin Jetties with calm waters perfect for swimming.
Shore at Crystal Beach Park
Although this relatively small beach has just nine parking spaces, many travelers and locals rave about the hidden away feel. There is a covered picnic area, showers, and restrooms.
James Lee Park
This is one of the most popular public Destin beaches, and the amenities make it an excellent choice for families. There are three pavilions, nine dune walkovers, 41 picnic tables, a playground, restrooms, changing rooms, showers, and more than 100 parking spots.