The newly remodeled Best Western Sugar Sands Inn & Suites is centrally located in beautiful Destin, Florida. The city styles itself "The World's Luckiest Fishing Village", and has one of the largest fishing vessel fleets in the state of Florida. The convenience of our location offers each guest easy access to local attractions and many outdoor activities.
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The Best Western Sugar Sands Inn & Suites provides rooms with all of the amenities and superb customer service expected from Best Western. Our Destin, FL hotel is less than a mile drive to the sugar sand beaches and emerald waters of the Emerald Coast. Hotel guests will be close to a variety of restaurants, Miller's Ale House, Outback, Graffiti's Funky Blues Shack, Longhorn Steakhouse®, Bonefish Grill®, Baguette Bistro, and many more.
Each guest room features free high-speed internet access and cable television with HBO®. A microwave and refrigerator is available in all rooms. The hotel offers a complimentary full hot breakfast, and features a heated outdoor pool and spa, exercise room, and an on-site laundry facility.
The Best Western Sugar Sands Inn & Suites is located adjacent to the Shoppes of Paradise Key, just .5 miles from Destin Commons, five miles from the Silver Sands Outlet Mall and the Destin Harbor. Enjoy your stay.
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Pets not accepted
Hotel location and the surrounding area
Excellent trip overall. Everything was wonderful. The hotel, the weather,the holiday traffic. I will definitely be returning again this summer. I have been staying at this hotel since Spring break...
Birmingham, Alabama on 12-Jan-2020
I booked this last minute & they were very friendly & accommodating. The room was clean & well-decorated and the free breakfast was served until 10:30am (much later than most other places.) Location...
Plattsburgh, New York on 10-Jan-2020
The staff at check-in was curtious. The room was clean & spacious. The breakfast was very good as well. If I come back to Destin I will stay again. This was my first time visiting Florida coming from...
We had two uninvited kitchen guests visit our room and this was not expected given the overall appearance of the property. Surely could be a random event but still they need to be diligent on matters...
By George F
Land O' Lakes, Florida, United States on 01-Dec-2019
We stopped in Destin for one night. The staff was very nice and the room was very clean. We had a good little breakfast before we left this morning(sausage, biscuits, gravy, waffles, bagels, cereal...
Cable or satellite television digital satellite over 150 channels including seven HBO®, ESPN® and ESPN2®, etc.
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired for internet access
Business center, 24 hours, free
Physically challenged services
Physically challenged facilities
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Free parking, 24 hours
Outdoor parking, 24 hours, free
Truck/RV parking, 24 hours, free
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Cable or satellite television, CNN® or other 24 hour news station
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
High-speed Internet access
Direct dial telephone
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Adjoining rooms available
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 5
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Visual alarm available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Emergency alerting lighting
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
0.9 mile(s) from Fudpucker's Gator Beach, Fudpucker's Gator Beach in Destin, FL allows you to watch live gator shows, feed them, & even have your picture taken holding an alligator. Free admission!
0.9 mile(s) from Fat Daddy's Arcade, The perfect stop for family entertainment. Featuring more than 65 of the most popular games on the market, you can find everything from skee ball and basketball free throws to Guitar Hero, racing games, interactive games, kids games and lots more.
1.2 mile(s) from Henderson State Park, Pristine white sugar sand beaches and more than 6,000 feet of natural scenic shoreline border the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Natural features of the park include sand pines, scrub oaks, and dune rosemary. Boardwalks provide access to the beach for swimming, sunbathing, and fishing. Four large and two small pavilions allow for picnicking and grilling. A playground is the first stop on our nature trail and is sure to be a success with the kids. The nature trail provides visitors a rare glimpse of the coastal dune ecosystem and abundant wildlife and is pet friendly. Camping at Henderson Beach State Park provides 60 campsites that are located in our secondary dune system. The sites include water and electric hookups and access to air conditioned and heated bathhouse facilities. A separate beach access boardwalk with outdoor showers and a playground are included in our campground. Henderson Beach is A.D.A accessible and includes beach wheel chair availability.
2.0 mile(s) from The Track, The Track is your family headquarters for fun in Destin, FL. Our action – packed family fun recreation center, with many amusements, Features the ultimate in go kart tracks, like The Wild Woody, a three – tiered go kart/roller coaster hybrid. Race your kart around our large figure eight style Track. Challenge your friends and family to exciting themed miniature golf, splash ‘em on Blaster Boats, and smash ‘em on Bumper Cars. Test your courage from the top of our Bungee Jumping Tower, or enjoy the thrill of a skydiving effect on The SkyFlyer! Visit Kids Country for your kid’s activities, which feature the following: The Rio Grande Train, The Carousel, The Red Baron Planes ride, The Spin Tops, The Swing, The Ferris Wheel, and The Jungle Jumper! Also featured are two smaller go kart tracks better known as The Kiddie Karts and The Rookie Karts.
2.7 mile(s) from Big Kahuna's Water & Adventure Park, is primarily a water park, with over forty water attractions. The park also features several thrill ride attractions and a miniature golf course.
5.0 mile(s) from HarborWalk Village, HarborWalk Village offers activities and entertainment to please each and every taste in your family. Dive in and make memories that will last a lifetime. Here you can find waterfront shopping, paddle board and kayak rentals, pontoon and jet ski rentals, parasailing, glass bottom boats, world class fishing, pirate ship excursions, dolphin cruises, clubs and nightlife, weekly fireworks, weekly Fat Tuesday parades, live entertainment, and an array of restaurants to satisfy all tastes.
5.0 mile(s) from Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, Buccaneer Pirate Ship takes to the seas from HarborWalk Village Marina, Destin, Florida. Embark on the adventure of a lifetime upon the pristine waters of the Emerald Coast. Come one, come all and discover the hidden treasures of bygone days. Entertainment and interaction adventure and excitement for the young and young at heart, beginning to end
7.7 mile(s) from Baytowne Wharf, Located along the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay in Northwest Florida, The Village of Baytowne Wharf features an array of boutiques, eateries, galleries and nightlife -- not to mention a jam-packed schedule of outdoor festivals and special events for the entire family. This spectacular setting, all within the gates of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
10.0 mile(s) from Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park, Spend the day exploring animal exhibits, enjoying dolphin and sea lion shows, and discovering new things about the animals you love! In addition to shows and animal chats, you will have the opportunity to walk around the park and see a wide variety of fish, birds, marine mammals, and reptiles. Then, when you're ready, get up close and personal during an animal encounter. Discover dolphins, seals, sea lions, sea turtles, penguins and more - or even become a trainer for a day!
35.7 mile(s) from Gulf Breeze Zoo, The Gulf Breeze Zoo is home to over 900 different animals with over fifty acres of free-roaming zoo.
Across the street from TGI Friday's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Across the street from Longhorn® Steakhouse, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
.05 block(s) from Bonefish Grill®, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.5 block(s) from Wine World, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.5 mile(s) from The Craft Bar, Pub, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.8 mile(s) from Jasmine Thai Restaurant, Full Service, Thai, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.5 mile(s) from Osaka, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.2 mile(s) from Firehouse Subs, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.3 mile(s) from Miller's Ale House, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.4 mile(s) from Cracker Barrel®, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.5 mile(s) from Olive Garden®, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
0.7 mile(s) from Panera Bread®, Cafe, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located in Destin Commons Shopping Mall.
0.8 mile(s) from Chipotle Mexican Grill, Fast Food, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located in Destin Commons Shopping Mall.
0.5 mile(s) from Starbuck's®, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located in Destin Commons Shopping Mall.
0.5 mile(s) from Uncle Buck's Fishbowl & Grill, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
1.8 mile(s) from The Crab Trap, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Beachfront dining.
0.5 mile(s) from Sonic®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
3.4 mile(s) from Pompano Joe's Seafood House, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Beachfront dining.
4.3 mile(s) from Harbor Docks, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Waterfront dining. Spectacular view of Destin Harbor.
4.9 mile(s) from AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Waterfront dining. Spectacular view of Destin Harbor.
4.2 mile(s) from Hog's Breath Saloon, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
5.1 mile(s) from McGuire's Irish Pub, Pub, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
4.6 mile(s) from Dockside Watersports, Waverunners, parasailing, Pontoon boats, waverunner dolphin excursions & center console fishing boat rentals.
5.0 mile(s) from Southern Star Dolphin Cruises. Come cruise aboard Destin’s Original Dolphin and Sunset Cruise aboard the Southern Star to enjoy the pristine waters of the world’s most beautiful beaches and experience up close viewing of dolphins, seabirds and a variety of other marine life.
5.0 mile(s) from Glass Bottom Boat Dolphin Cruise. Features a two hour narrated bay, harbor, and gulf cruise. While aboard get educated with our sea school which includes underwater viewing, dolphin encounters, bird feedings, sightseeing.
1.2 mile(s) from Gone Bananas, Come ride the Banana! Have a blast with a splash! Banana Boat rides.
5.1 mile(s) from Kitty Hawk Kites®, Offers the areas most uniques selection of kites and kite boarding gear.
5.0 mile(s) from Sea Blaster, Gulf's largest speedboat. 73 foot custom built boat, private charters available, large groups welcome, separate restrooms
4.7 mile(s) from ScubaTech, Come join ScubaTech and dive the beautiful waters of the Emerald Coast. Snorkeling and scuba diving.
5.0 mile(s) from HarborWalk Charters, Destin,Florida deep sea charter boats, Destin bay charter boats. HarborWalk Charters offers deep sea, offshore fishing charter packages.
5.0 mile(s) from SWOOP I & II, SWOOP I and II are 65-foot long party fishing boats powered by twin 660 hp Caterpillar® engines, and a 19-foot wide beam. These custom built boats cruise comfortably at 20 knots and are Coast Guard approved for up to 49 passengers. The ample deck space accommodates 40 fishing stations, and has an air-conditioned cabin.
.25 mile(s) from Shops of Paradise Key
0.4 mile(s) from Destin Commons
4.9 mile(s) from Silver Sands Outlet Mall
57 mile(s) from Pensacola International Airport
3.2 mile(s) from Destin Airport, The Destin Airport (DTS) located at the south end of Okaloosa County is a community airport that serves general aviation. This Airport is a private airport. Not Commercial.