Our online guidebook includes a wide range of recommendations we hope you will enjoy.
Places to eat, shopping, day trips, and even rainy day activities. Enjoy!!
Your stay includes a complimentary reserved setup with two chairs and one umbrella, serviced by La Dolce Vita . (SEASONAL-March through October)
Upon your arrival, check in at the Emerald Shores BEACH PAVILION and let the attendant know which days you'd like to reserve and where you'd like your setup placed.
Need more than two chairs? Bring the extra chairs from our house OR let the attendant know you'd like to add to your setup (additional charge will apply). Options include chairs, umbrellas, or even a beach bed!
Runaway Rentals offers bike rentals for your entire family. Rentals are available at a daily or weekly rate, with a variety of youth and adult-sized bikes. All bikes include a basket, helmet, and bike lock.
Plan ahead and have your bikes delivered right to our house. Miramar Beach is very bike-friendly with convenient bike paths for exploring our beautiful beach community.
Destin Premium Golf Cart Rentals - Explore the area by renting your own golf cart. Our preferred vendor offers free delivery and pick up. Daily, weekly, or monthly rentals available. Cart choices include electric or gas; 4-seater or 6-seater. AND...all our guests get a 10% Discount!
Grab some towels, pack a cooler, and head out on the water for some fun in the sun! La Dolce Vita offers jet ski and pontoon boat rentals hourly, for half a day, or for the whole day. Located on the Destin Harbor near Crab Island and bay-side at the Sandestin Beach Resort.
Destin Offshore - Whether you're looking for a fun family half-day trip in the sun or an all day experience, every single trip is an adventure to remember. Offering a variety of choices from Offshore and Nearshore trolling and bottom fishing trips to overnight swordfish and tuna trips.
With space being limited at Coastal Breeze Retreat, it's hard for us to store all the items you might need when traveling with little ones. That's where Cristina Hostetter can help. As a Baby Quip representative, she provides first class, quality baby gear, delivered prior to your arrival.
Contact Cristina here and let her lighten your load: https://www.babyquip.com/cristina204?a=f1be887
We've partnered with local vendors to provide you discounts on both golf cart and watercraft rentals.
You'll find these PROMO Codes in our Guest Guidebook that comes with your reservation.
PARK 'N FLY offers a better way to park at the airport. At PARK 'N FLY, you get MORE than just parking™ with great service and convenience.
Travel stress-free by booking your transportation early. ShuttleFinder partners with a variety of shuttle services to provide the best rates available.
Hertz is conveniently located in all neighboring airports. Be sure to sign up for the rewards program ahead of time...it will save you time at the rental counter!
Panama City Beach (PCB) - Located 45 minutes east on Highway 98 is one of Florida's most popular playgrounds! Aside from the busy beaches, take time to wander through Pier Park, where you'll find a wide range of shopping, dining, and activities! In the same area, you'll find one of the areas largest shopping malls and a wide range of well-known restaurants.
Navarre Beach - Head west on Highway 98 and you'll find this quiet, undeveloped, and serene beach. It's about an hour drive, with several opportunities to stop along the way to enjoy Florida's best of the Panhandle region. The sand on Navarre Beach is so pure, you can hear it squeak as you walk across. This is a great place to watch for marine life and search for Nature's most perfect shells!
30A - Start by driving about 20 miles east, where you can pick up the beginning of this amazing stretch along the Emerald Coast. You can easily spend an entire day exploring the beautiful towns of Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach, and Seaside. If you're a movie buff, you might recognize Seaside from "The Truman Show". There is no rushing through this area. Rent a bike or stick to the pedestrian trails. There is much to see and do along the way.
Pensacola, FL - Home to the Blue Angels, Pensacola is full of well-know and historical stops. From the National Naval Aviation Museum to the always hopping Seville Quarter, you can easily spend a day exploring the area.
The Village of Baytown Wharf - Closer to home you'll find The Village of Baytowne Wharf, located along the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay within the gates of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Here you'll find an array of boutique shops, eateries, galleries, and nightlife. Be sure to check their schedule for upcoming festivals and special events. And if you're coming in the Winter Season, come check out the ice skating rink!
Florida has so much to offer and the Emerald Coast many hidden gems to explore!
This area is also surrounded by other southern states that offer great options to consider for your day trip.
Let us know a little bit about your interests and we'll get busy researching other options for you.
We hope you enjoy our on-site shuffleboard table!
But if you're new to Shuffleboard, here's a simple game to set you on your way for hours of family fun!
Play one on one, with teams of two, or stage a friendly tournament.