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Press Releases

4 FALL FESTIVALS IN FLORIDA FOR THE FAMILY

Florida offers family travelers fall festivals worth traveling for!
September 09, 2022

Celebrate the Fall Season at These Florida Festivals

As the fall season rolls around this year, top destinations in Florida are hosting lively festivities for locals and visitors alike to get together and enjoy. From the Florida Panhandle to the Conch Republic, guests can experience costume parties, beer festivals, boat shows and premium tasting events this autumn. Here is a list of the best fall festivals in Florida for everyone to revel in.
September 06, 2022

The Best Golf Courses in Florida

From Miami to Destin, here are some of the best Florida golf courses.
August 29, 2022

We're Dreaming of a Coastal Christmas in Seaside, Florida

Even Seaside's slogan, "a simple, beautiful life," reads like a refuge from the holiday chaos. Located just off Scenic Highway 30A on Florida's Emerald Coast, this town is known for its gorgeous coastline, stunning architecture, a bounty of fresh Gulf seafood, and shopping that goes way beyond shark-tooth necklaces. (Think white sand and shimmering emerald green water.)
August 25, 2022

The Rise of the Hotel Restaurant

According to Tasting Table, chef-driven restaurants are taking over the hospitality industry in the wake of the pandemic. Embracing new opportunities, new clientele and creativity, Restaurant Business states that many hotel restaurants have an exterior entrance, providing chefs with their own outpost, which makes it appealing to visitors and locals.
August 24, 2022

Where to Stay in Destin FL: Best Hotels and Areas

If you are wondering where to stay in Destin, Florida, this is the guide for you! There are so many amazing hotels, bed and breakfasts, vacation rentals, Airbnb and more to choose from when visiting this beautiful city.
August 23, 2022

This Slice of the Florida Panhandle Is Extra Chill and Extra Gorgeous

The side of Florida you probably didn’t know about.
August 12, 2022

Top Florida Destinations for Solo Travelers

According to luxury travel agent, Black Tomato, solo travel bookings have doubled since the beginning of this year with the female demographic increasing from 30 to 50 percent. Scott Dunn, another luxury travel expert, also saw an increase in solo trip bookings in comparison to pre-pandemic, which is no eight times higher than what bookings were in 2019.
August 10, 2022

33 SENSATIONAL WEEKEND GETAWAYS IN FLORIDA

Are you ready to take a weekend trip to the Sunshine State? Whether you’re looking for ocean views, theme parks, fabulous beaches, water sports, national parks, romantic getaways, or family-friendly adventures – you’ll want to add these weekend getaways in Florida to your road trips list!
August 08, 2022

PGA TOUR’s Korn Ferry Tour, Global Golf Management announce new event to debut in 2021

The Emerald Coast Classic at Sandestin will be contested at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort’s Raven Golf Club the week of March 29 – April 4, with 156 players competing for a $600,000 purse.
November 16, 2020

Hotel Effie Sandestin Announces Feb. 2021 Opening and Unveiling of New Culinary Concepts by Acclaimed Chef Hugh Acheson

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort plans to start 2021 in style with the opening of the new luxury hotel, Hotel Effie Sandestin.
October 20, 2020

Hotel Effie Sandestin Topping Out Ceremony Marks Construction Milestone

On Friday, October 11, 2019, Sandestin Investments, LLC celebrated the topping out of its exquisite family-owned hotel. Hotel Effie Sandestin located at 1 Grand Sandestin Boulevard; Miramar Beach, FL 32550 is set for completion Summer 2020.
October 16, 2019