Have a Blast and a Splash this July 4th

Jun 24, 2010, 09:44 ET from Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort Offers A Full Line Up of Events, Activities, Great Deals and Peace of Mind for Holiday Travelers

DESTIN, FL, June 24 /PRNewswire/ - Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort makes it easy and fun to have a blast, a splash and a patriotic salute this 4th of July holiday.

Sandestin is the #1 resort as rated by Emerald Coast Magazine. Sandestin is offering special deals, free events and complimentary amenities from the beach to the bay to suit people of every taste and age. The resort also offers its Guaranteed Water Experience(TM) and a new flexible cancellation policy for added peace of mind.

People can receive special savings of $40 per night on popular studio and one bedroom accommodations in the area of the Grand Sandestin, just steps away from the major holiday activities. Visit www.sandestin.com or call 1-866-966-JULY and ask for the Hot Dates and Rates (mention code "Hot").

For 4th of July, Sandestin's Village of Baytowne Wharf presents its annual 'Red, White and Baytowne' celebration. On Saturday and Sunday, July 3 and 4 there will be children activities from 6-10 p.m., including children's crafts, face painting and balloon sculpting by a stilt walker. While children are occupied by activities, parents can enjoy to tunes by Coconut Radio, which will take the stage from 6-9 p.m. The celebration Sunday night will conclude with an extravagant fireworks show in the Village of Baytowne Wharf at 9:15 pm.

For people who want a special culinary treat and experience, Finz Beachside Grille at Sandestin is offering 4th of July dining with a view of the fireworks on the Gulf.

To recognize and honor members of the military, Sandestin offers special discounts for active Military personnel. Sandestin will also have a special tribute to Eglin Air Force Base's 75th Anniversary and have a location where people can write letters to soldiers overseas.

As part of its summer special season, Sandestin offers:

    -  The Sandestin Summer Fun Guarantee with a long list of complimentary
       amenities including bikes, tennis, canoes, kayaks and much more.

    -  Guaranteed Water Fun for Sandestin guests including several pools,
       Jolee Island, an expanded beach area in the Marina, water sports,
       including jet ski rentals, sailing, YOLO stand up paddle boarding, and
       much more.

    -  Enhanced Activities at Sandestin's Village of Baytowne Wharf,
       including a carousel, a new Adventure Zone ropes course and the
       Zipline, new activities, plus great entertainment many nights of the
       week and FREE fireworks every Tuesday plus the 4th of July. If you
       haven't been in the Village in the last couple of weeks, you'll be
       amazed at what you see.

    -  New Entertainment Choices including the new Le Grand Cirque and the
       Solaris Dinner Cruise Yacht.

    -  The new, 24-hour flexible cancellation policy, for added peace of
       mind, but why would you need it with so much fun, events and
       activities to do!

According to Sandestin guest Maria Inserra of Georgia, "We're returning to Sandestin and look forward to being right in the middle of the action. My children love the beach and being in the Village at Sandestin!"

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is one of the most complete resort experiences in North America. With 2,400 acres, Sandestin Beach Resort Florida invites guests to enter a world of 30 charming neighborhoods, 1,500 villas, town homes and a wide variety of hotel accommodations. In addition to four championship golf courses and 15 tennis courts, the resort features 19 swimming pools, a 98-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village with shops, casual and fine dining restaurants and nightlife. Sandestin is a member of the Beaches of South Walton.

For a live view of Sandestin's beach front, visit www.sandestin.com/beachcam, and for the latest conditions call the Communications Hotline at (877) 255-8998

For additional information and reservations, visit www.sandestin.com or call 1-866-966-JULY.

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