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“The staff made sure we were comfortable, breakfast is awesome” 5 of 5 stars
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Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   300 Grand Blvd, Destin, FL 32550   |  
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Ranked #2 of 39 Hotels in Destin
Fort Myers, Florida
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85 reviews 85 reviews
20 hotel reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
“The staff made sure we were comfortable, breakfast is awesome”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

I'm not usually a fan of staying off the beach but this hotel has such a friendly staff that it made up for not having beachfront views! The management and front desk staff made sure that we were completely comfortable. I was amazed that they remembered our names and greeted us by name every time we passed through in the lobby! The breakfast staff were some of the kindest people I have ever met in the service industry. They have access to beach at Sandestin golf resort but the beach there is crowded and not very clean but that's okay because 1) it's nice that they even have beach access and 2) there are several nice public spots to play in this area. This is also right next to Baytowne Wharf and Silver Sands outlet mall. The full kitchens were awesome, updated and clean. The beds were amazingly comfortable and the staff was extra friendly about bringing and helping us set up a portable crib. We will defintely be back to this spot.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 hotel reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Staff was very friendly during our stay. They took care of any request we had. There was some great shops and restaurants close by. Hotel was very close to some beautiful beaches and the breakfast and socials were great. Thank you Marriott!

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

The Residence Inn at Sandestin is fabulous. Not only did you get a extremely great breakfast but on Tues & Wed evenings they prepared dinner and beer & wine from 6 to 7. Staff was really great. Close to shopping and restaurants. Perfect ;)

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Wetumpka, Alabama
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136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

This is a very nice hotel located on the Grand Boulevard with a nice litte mall plaza and great restaurants nearby. The staff was very accomodating with requests. Staying here will also give access to the Sandestin Resort Community Area. Unless, you ride a motorcycle, which is prohibited on the resort property. We had already looked at a condo here, so we knew this ahead of time, and it wasn't a problem for us. (We were on a bike).

There are two things that kept me from giving this a top rating. First, our room on the first floor of the hotel was nice enough, but the road noise was horrible. It sits right off the side of Hwy 98 in Destin and the cars pass constantly, but there is nothing to block any noise. I didn't request a different room, because half of the rooms face the highway. Not sure this can be fixed. The only other item that wasn't quite up to our needs was the morning "included" breakfast. There was plenty of food, but there aren't very many healthy options. There were apples and bananas. At the previous Residence Inn at which we stayed the previous night, there was also some cantalope available.

Otherwise, this was a great location and nice hotel. Just ask for a room on the backside of the property.

Room Tip: Ask for a room on the back side away from the road.
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Phoenix, Arizona
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

Rooms and location was great. Close to shopping and near enough for a quick ride to Seaside.

Staff was friendly and helpful. Rooms were decorated nicely and well appointed for the value.
Breakfast was on the weak side, not much fresh fruit and oatmeal was mush. The waffles were delicious however!

Room Tip: request poolside, not on busy road
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Mobile, Alabama
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Location was great. Hotel was clean and staff was friendly and helpful. The free breakfast was a treat, making your own waffles is never a bad thing. Outside common areas showing some deterioration in spots. Overall good value and convenient to everything.

Room Tip: Be sure not to get a room facing HWY 98. Busy, noisy all night and day!
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Atlanta, Georgia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

We stayed here for a weekend and it was very nice, clean and awesome location. It's right in the thick of things and in walking distance to restaurants and shops. I definitely would stay here again on my next visit to San Destin. Though I was here about 2 yrs ago it was still memorable.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard

Address: 300 Grand Blvd, Destin, FL 32550
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Destin
#3 Romantic Hotel in Destin
#5 Business Hotel in Destin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard 3*
Number of rooms: 120
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Retreat to Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard, one of the premier extended-stay hotels in Destin, Florida, featuring beautifully renovated suites that include complete kitchens and distinct living and sleeping areas for those traveling for business or leisure. Guests enjoy the ease of courtesy high-speed Internet access in their suites and public areas. Our Destin, FL, extended-stay hotel’s leisure activities include an outdoor sport court, reading library, outdoor swimming pool, and a barbecue and picnic area the whole family will enjoy. Leave the cooking to us and join other guests for two courtesy social hours during the week and daily complimentary hot breakfast buffets. At this extended-stay Destin accommodation, all four-legged friends are welcome, so truly the entire family can enjoy some time away. Start enjoying your new residence at Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard. It's not just another extended-stay Destin, FL, hotel. It's not just a room. It's a residence. ... more   less 
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