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Daily Destin Happy Hour at Camille’s Beach Bar & Coffee Shop

Daily Destin Happy Hour at Camilles Beach Bar  Coffee Shop

One of the things we love most about the beach lifestyle is enjoying live music outdoors. At Beachside Inn, the sidewalk café,  Camille’s Beach Bar & Coffee Shop , is the place to be from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. during the summer. Conveniently located on the ground level of Beachside Inn in the heart of Crystal Beach, Camille’s Beach Bar & Coffee Shop features daily happy hour and live music. Guests will enjoy beachy tunes performed by one of our talented local solo artists while enjoying a refreshing daquiri, wine or cold... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2017


Tips for Destin Snorkel Tours

Tips for Destin Snorkel Tours

After a couple of days on the beach, families are often ready for their next adventure. A great place to start your planning your Destin adventure is through Newman-Dailey’s Be Free Bundle . These businesses have partnered with Newman-Dailey to offer our guests experiences for free or at a discounted rate. Our team recently experienced the Destin Snorkel two-stop snorkeling excursion and came back with these great tips. Destin Snorkel Has All the Equipment. When you arrive, Destin Snorkel staff will size you for fins. Mask... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, May 15, 2017


Mother's Day Brunch 2017 in South Walton and Destin

Mothers Day Brunch 2017 in South Walton and Destin

We're celebrating Mother’s Day 2017 and hopefully you’ve planned a special trip to the beach for Mom. Many of our guests have asked about the best places to take Mom for Mother’s Day Brunch or a family meal. Here’s our suggestions to make her day even more special.   South Walton. Marie’s Bistro - In Blue Mountain Beach, Marie’s Bistro is offering a Mother’s Day Buffet from 10am to 3pm with traditional brunch fare.  2260 West Highway 30A, Blue Mountain Beach, FL.  850 278-6856 Vue on 30A - Treat... Continue reading

Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2017


Plan A Birthday Celebration at the Beach in Florida

Plan A Birthday Celebration at the Beach in Florida

Our guests often plan their vacations around a birthday or special occasion so the celebration lasts longer and is even more special. At Newman-Dailey, we love a great celebration and are always happy to provide tips and suggestions for those planning a special birthday celebration in Destin or South Walton. If you’re considering a birthday or special occasion celebration vacation, here are some ideas to get you started: Meal Planning Plan easy to prepare meals that easily feed a group. Or take advantage of the catering menu... Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, May 9, 2017


Eden Gardens State Park Blends History and Beauty

Eden Gardens State Park Blends History and Beauty

South Walton is well known for its beautiful beaches, but many travelers to our area are not aware of beautiful Eden Gardens State Park . Newman-Dailey Real Estate Agent Eva Pickens is an expert on South Walton and 30A real estate and recently highlighted this South Walton treasure. Here's what she shared :  Go back in time 100 years where this site was a hub for the Wesley Lumber Company, operating from 1890 until World War I, on the Tucker Bayou. In 1897, William Henry Wesley built an elegant white column wraparound... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, May 8, 2017


Your Florida Summer Vacation is Almost Here - Enjoy Free Summer Concerts at Gulf Place

Your Florida Summer Vacation is Almost Here  Enjoy Free Summer Concerts at Gulf Place

Your Florida summer vacation to the beaches of South Walton and Destin, Florida is almost here! As you plan your Destin beach vacation, you'll want to plan to take advantage of the free sumer concerts on the green at  Gulf Place on 30A . This beautiful lush green amphitheater at Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach is the ideal location to enjoy live music on Sunday evenings after a day at the beach.   Kicking off on May 28, 2017, each week will feature a different local or regional band, ranging in genres. Performances... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, May 5, 2017


Emerald Coast's Obsession with Wine - Wine on the Menu

Emerald Coasts Obsession with Wine  Wine on the Menu

Today's blog is the second in a three part series that includes excerpts from Newman-Dailey Resort Properties Where you'd rather Be Magazine.  Part I: The History- Wine Festivals a Game Changer featured the early days of wine consumption in Destin and the impact wine festivals have had on our coastal wine culture. Today, we uncover how the movement has translated at our local restaurants, which now boast impressive wine menus, some of which are recognized with an Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator. Wine tastings... Continue reading

Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017


Best Time to Visit Destin, Florida

Best Time to Visit Destin, Florida

We were recently asked “when is the best time to visit Destin?” The answer to this question varies depending on your interests. If you’re solely interested in the weather, then spring and fall provides the most comfortable temperatures. In fact, U.S. News and World Report has identified April and May as the best due to the comfortable temperatures. Locals will tell you the fall is the best since the temperatures are comfortable and the water is still warm for swimming. For families, summer is the best time to visit ... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, May 3, 2017


The Emerald Coast's Obsession with Wine - Wine Festivals

The Emerald Coasts Obsession with Wine  Wine Festivals

Today's blog is the first of a three part series that includes excerpts from Newman-Dailey Resort Properties  Where you'd rather Be Magazine . Part I features the early days of wine consumption in Destin, dating back to 1971, and focuses on the impact South Walton wine festivals have had on our wine culture and appreciation for wine.   The History How did a once sleepy fishing village become one of the most recognized regions for wine consumption in the U.S.? The story begins with a charismatic man named... Continue reading

Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2017


Sanctuary at Redfish, An Oasis on 30A

Sanctuary at Redfish, An Oasis on 30A

Fans of 30A know that during popular spring and summer weekends, the two-lane highway designed, which was designated a scenic byway by Florida Department of Transportation, can get busy. This is when those in-the-know slip away to less populated, off-the-beaten path locations to enjoy some of the world’s most beautiful beaches and time with family and friends. One of our favorite luxury resorts that is hidden oasis on 30A is  Sanctuary at Redfish in Blue Mountain Beach.   This luxury condominium resort is located... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017