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Sandestin Activities for Teens

Whether your teen wants to kick back or kick it up and hang out with pals, Sandestin Florida Family Resort is the place for teens. From relaxing Caffe Siena to shopping for hot surf fashions, or from going out on a kayak to going blonde at the Spa Sandestin, the options of fun, family activities in Florida are up to you and your teen.

Things to Do in Destin, Florida for Teens

Destin FL Baytowne Adventure Zone

Baytowne Adventure Zone

Baytowne Adventure Zone in The Village of Baytowne Wharf will give you four more reasons to "hang" around Sandestin longer. Get an aerial view of the Village and its surroundings as you soar across the lagoon. Then head over to the ropes course for skill-testing fun. If you still haven't had enough fun, the Coconut Climb and Eurobungy are sure to put you over your limit.

Blast Arcade and Laser Maze

Blast Arcade and Laser Maze is a 4,000 square foot fun zone located in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Suitable for kids of all ages featuring a state-of-the-art Laser Maze and more than 50 of the most awesome arcade games available today, offering fun unlike any other in South Walton. Blast Arcade and Laser Maze is the perfect location to host your next Birthday Party. For more information call 850-654-3333, email our visit

Man Playing Guitar During Concert

Free Concerts

Check out the events calendar for a list of free concerts featuring everything from folk, rock, pop and blues.

Shopping at Outlet Mall in Destin Florida

Shop til You Drop

What's a vacation without shopping? Sandestin packs a punch with more than 50 retail shops to choose from. Stroll the quaint shops in The Village of Baytowne Wharf and redesign your wardrobe on a dime at the nearby Destin outlet mall, Silver Sands Premium Outlets, featuring 110 designer and name brand outlet stores.

Teens Bike Riding

Bike Rentals

Hop on a bicycle and ride through miles of scenic bicycle paths. Bike rentals are located at Baytowne Marina; call 850.267.6363 for more information.


Scenic Salt Marsh at Sandestin

Enjoy Nature

Sandestin is paradise. Take a power walk on our many walking paths or our newly refurbished Gordon Davidson Nature Trail on Baytowne Avenue and surround yourself in our beautiful nature.


Boy Playing Mini Golf at Dunes Putting Course

Miniature Golf at Dunes Putting Course

Putt your way to the finish line at our beautifully designed mini golf course themed after Florida's coastal, evergreen and wetlands landscapes.

Guest at Sandestin Day Spa & Salon

Pamper Yourself

Unveil the new you after a lavish day at our Destin day spa. Spoil yourself with a manicure, pedicure, facial, massage, body treatment or even a new 'do at the Sandestin Day Spa & Salon. Say ahhhh to the spa.


Places for Teenagers to Hang Out in Destin

You're on vacation, so what is better than finding the best places around the Florida beach resort to truly dig in your toes for the most fun? Check out these hot teen hangouts:

What's cool by the pool?

Show off your hot new suit and strut your stuff on the Elephant Walk Pool Deck. This is the "see and be seen" place to be. Listen to live music in the afternoons and all weekend long. Cool off with tasty treats at the Elephant Walk Beach Bar.

The best seat in the house 

As dusk approaches grab your friends and head to Marina Bar & Grill for the best spot on the resort to watch the sunset. Not yet legal? No problem, ask for a virgin version of their many creative concoctions – yummy.

Jolee Island 

Find your journal and lose your parents for some time alone and retreat to a quiet swing overlooking the bay on Jolee Island. Up for company? Plan a picnic or cookout with friends on this beautiful, five acre nature park lush with Florida scrub and pine.

Teens sailing at Baytowne Marina

Baytowne Marina Activities for Teenagers

Just add water to stir up the best kind of fun at Baytowne Marina. Whether you want to kick back or kick it up a notch, there is something fun to do in, on or around the water that is sure to add a big splash of fun to your stay at Sandestin Beach Resort in Florida.

  • Cruises Aboard 125-foot Yacht
  • Waverunner Rentals
  • Pontoon Boat Rentals
  • Parasailing
  • Charter Fishing
  • Canoe & Kayak Rentals
  • YOLO Board Rentals and Lessons

Please contact the Baytowne Marina for more information about activities at 850.267.7777.

Destin, Florida Attractions for Teens

Carmike Cinemas

To see the latest movies while at Sandestin, Carmike Cinemas entertainment complex is conveniently located adjacent to the resort in Grand Boulevard.


Strike up fun at Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl & Grill located at Destin Commons.

Silver Sands Premium Outlets

See what's new at over 100 designer and name brand outlet stores offering impressive savings of 25% to 65% every day.

Big Kahuna's Water Park

Splash into fun at this high-energy water park, located about 10 minutes west of Sandestin.

YOLO Stand Up Paddle Boarding

YOLO Board Adventures at Baytowne Marina offers guests the opportunity to experience what many consider the world's fastest growing watersport, stand up paddle boarding. Located at the Baytowne Marina. Call 850.267.7877 for more information. 

The Track – Family Recreation Center

The Track offers bumper boats, Wild Woody three-story go carts, Slick Willy slick track, family go-cart track, Arcade Game Room, Kids Country, bumper cars, bungee jumping and Sky Flyer; located about 10 minutes west of Sandestin.