We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

“Great looking hotel, nice rooms, price is ok” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
Ranked #4 of 39 Hotels in Destin
Certificate of Excellence
Gainesville, Florida
Level Contributor
127 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Great looking hotel, nice rooms, price is ok”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

The outside and lobby of hotel look really nice and new. We stayed in their cheapest type of room which was very nice. Good free internet. Downsides - there was no microwave and breakfast costs extra. There is a small little fridge that says its not a fridge. The price is not cheap to me but most places in Destin cost more. Overall you get the feel of a very nice hotel, very nice room, for less money than most places nearby. Oh yeah, the location! Easy to get to, right off big road and walking distance to Grand Boulevard Town Center which is an awesome group of stores, restaurants, and new movie theater.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Chad2014
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

523 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    319
    148
    37
    9
    10
See reviews for
177
171
32
89
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (112)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Chesterfield, Missouri
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

When we stayed at the Courtyard Sandestin in 2008, we were very impressed with the beautiful location, well maintained facilities and excellent staff. There was no question we would plan to stay there again this May 2013 to attend the beach wedding of our dear friend's youngest daughter. My husband is wheelchair bound and requires an accessible room in addition to some very specific mobility requirements. The staff at the Courtyard Sandestin along with the Marriott ADA Desk advisor, went to the fullest extent to meet our needs. Special preparations were made to ensure we had a safe and fully accessible room to enjoy during our stay. We were so looking forward to our return to the Sandestin area to attend this very special wedding. Unfortunately, after our first full day on the road and halfway to our destination, my husband became ill and was unable to travel any further. It was necessary for us to return home the following day after my husband had stabilized enough for travel. I contacted the Courtyard Sandestin as soon as I knew we would not be able to continue our trip. The level of graciousness and understanding on the part of the staff was outstanding! We fully expected to pay the first night's stay, per their standard policy, due to our last minute cancellation. The Courtyard staff, however, was very compassionate to our circumstances and made an exception. The stress over my husband's illness and missing the wedding, was made a little less due to the Courtyard Sandestin's personal approach to their excellent customer service. I can only hope that we will be able to make it there again in the future. We always look for the Marriott Courtyard chains when traveling and specifically, the Courtyard Sandestin comes with our full wholehearted recommendation!

Room Tip: Marriott is very sensitive to the needs of their mobility challenged guests. Be sure to ask for the...
See more room tips
  • Stayed May 2013, 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
Helpful?
2 Thank Lmalm53
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Franklin, Tennessee
Level Contributor
60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Very nice Courtyard especially for a near beach location. Room was clean and as expected. The beach access was via a parking pass for the Sandestin resort. Stayed in a suite which was very large. The place of the bed to the A/C could have been better. The bed was way to close to the A/C unit. Good value for the money.
Would return without question

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank vincenzopwd
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Minnesota
Level Contributor
46 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

Second time staying at this property. Staff is always friendly and helpful. New lobby boasts a bistro with freshly prepared items and coffee cocktails wine. Nice to have! Plenty of seating. Rooms are comfortable and clean. Location is great for business travelers and shopping/ dining. Public beach access is a short drive. Will stay again

Stayed April 2013, traveled on business
Helpful?
Thank srjuris
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Atlanta
Level Contributor
36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

We have stayed across the street at the Residence Inn in years past but decided to give this hotel a try. We experienced a pleasant friendly staff, accommodating, and a very clean hotel. The lobby was recently renovated and it was beautiful. We will definitely return. Thanks Marriott Courtyard!!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank gowestman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this hotel. It's a new hotel nestled next door to the Shops of Grand Blvd where shopping & restaurants galore exist. It's not on the beach but that turns out to be a plus. There is a shuttle that takes you over to the beach that runs every fifteen minutes until 11pm. And then you get the peace & quiet of your hotel when you return. The hotel staff goes above & beyond to meet your needs and make sure your visit is great. There's an excellent free full breakfast served every morning and a full gym for your use. A great pool, all for a very reasonable rate even in high season! I'll definitely be back!

  • Stayed April 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
Helpful?
Thank MelindaMadden
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

The positive
- newly redone interiors
- beach access at a resort a short drive away
- probably the nicest and most polite staff I have ever come into contact with

The negative
- kind of in a strange location, not near many good restaurants or other things to do
- elevator is EXTREMELY slow

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank umisquirrel
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Destin hotels
0.2 mi away
Residence Inn Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
2.2 mi away
Embassy Suites by Hilton Destin - Miramar Beach
2.5 mi away
Candlewood Suites Destin-Sandestin
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.2 mi away
Hampton Inn & Suites Destin
7.5 mi away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Destin
9.2 mi away
Wingate by Wyndham Destin
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard

Property: Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
Address: 100 Grand Blvd, Destin, FL 32550-1700
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Destin
#2 Best Value Hotel in Destin
#2 Family Hotel in Destin
#3 Romantic Hotel in Destin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard 3*
Number of rooms: 174
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Break away to one of the top Destin, Florida, hotels at Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard. Corporate travelers will benefit from the new lobby that is designed to give guests the flexibility to work and socialize on their terms. New enhancements to our Destin, Florida, hotel include a contemporary lobby, flexible seating to fit individual or group needs, complimentary Wi-Fi, private media booths and, our new signature element, the touch screen with GoBoard® technology for information on the go. Introducing one of the newest restaurants among hotels in Destin, Florida, The Bistro offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with refreshing, high quality and healthy menu options. "Eat, Drink, and Connect"™ with friends and colleagues for a value that simply cannot be beat. Explore our Destin, FL, hotel's enchanting surroundings consisting of beaches, running and walking trails, state parks, championship golf courses and tennis courts. We invite you to work and relax at Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Marriott, Priceline, Hotwire, Expedia, Orbitz, Odigeo, Hotels.com and Travelocity so you can book your Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Courtyard Sandestin At Grand Boulevard Hotel Destin
Courtyard Hotel Destin
Courtyard Destin
Destin Marriott
Destin Courtyard

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing