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July 2013 Blog Posts


Shark Week in Destin

It's that time of year when Discovery Channel launches its annual Shark Week series, inciting knowledge and respect for this often misunderstood marine species. While we're fascinated by sharks, we don't necessarily want to encounter them while we're frolicking in the surf so we've gathered lots of facts about sharks in Destin to help educate visitors (read)

Published on Wednesday, July 31, 2013

A much needed vacation!

This hotel (Beachside Inn) is absolutely awesome! My granddaughter, niece, and grand niece were fortunate to stay at your wonderful hotel for 4 nights. Kellie was so helpful and so sweet! She is a jewel! The room we had provided us with everything needed to make our vacation perfect! Many thank you’s for making our vacation a memorable (read)

Published on Wednesday, July 31, 2013

A Diamond in the "Ruff" Along the Emerald Coast

We love to read reviews from satisfied guests. Here's the latest TripAdvisor Review from Deborah in Tallahassee highlighting her recent stay at Beachside Inn: Beachside Inn (2931 Scenic Hwy. 98 in Crystal Beach, a property of Newman-Dailey Resort Properties) left no stone unturned when it came to accommodations, hospitality and comfort (read)

Published on Monday, July 29, 2013

Enjoy Up to 30% Off A Late Summer South Walton Vacation

It is said that good things come to those who wait! If you have waited to plan a beach getaway, you will now be rewarded with late summer season rates on Destin and South Walton rentals, including 30A rentals in Seacrest, Seagrove, Blue Mountain and Santa Rosa Beach. Plan a beach getaway between Aug. 5 and Sept. 3 and enjoy up to 30% off peak summer (read)

Published on Thursday, July 25, 2013

Shopping in Destin for Florida Tax Holiday, Aug 2-4

We know shopping in Destin is more fun when you're enjoying BIG savings. Visit the beach during the Florida Sales Tax Holiday, Aug. 2-4, 2013 and enjoy tax free shopping on clothing, footwear and select accessories under $75. The tax free savings will be enhanced by back to school sales taking place at many stores throughout South Walton and (read)

Published on Friday, July 19, 2013

Free Activities in Destin

While there may be no such thing as a free lunch, when you stay with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties free admission to Destin activities is par for the course. Literally! With the Newman-Dailey Gift Card , guests receive one free round of golf per day at Bluewater Bay Golf Resort, Golf Garden, or Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort's Links Course (read)

Published on Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Destin's Perfect Sunset Cocktail

Oh, how we love summer! Long lazy days at the beach, reading an enthralling new book, playing in the surf, building a sand castle, relaxing walks on the beach, and sending your worries out to sea. One of our favorite parts of a day at the beach is sunset. And Destin sunsets are amazing! Set up your chair with a refreshing cocktail (read)

Published on Friday, July 12, 2013

Excellent Service!

Excellent Service! Excellent everything!  cleanrooms, clean! The girls (Kellie & Peggy) attitude makes the stay wonderful - I will be back!! Betsy from Nashville, TN (read)

Published on Thursday, July 11, 2013

Things to Do at Night in Destin

After a fun day out on the beach or the water, many of our guests ask us about things to do in the evening in Destin, Fla. HarborWalk Village events feature fun family events many nights of the week. On Tuesdays at 8 p.m., catch Pardi Gras, a Mardi Gras style parade complete with beads and family-friendly activities. (read)

Published on Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Activities for Families in South Walton & Destin

July may have started a little soggy but there is still plenty of summertime fun to be had for families vacationing along the beaches of  South Walton and Destin, Fla. The Artists at Gulf Place art workshops encourage kids and adults to use their imagination and creativity to make their own custom creations. From tie dye shirts (read)

Published on Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Celebrate Fourth of July in Destin!

There is no better place to celebrate our nation's independence than at the beach in Destin, Fla.! Nearby military bases allow us to honor our troops and military personnel who protect our freedoms while the beauty of our beaches and coastal parks are the perfect backdrop to enjoy time with family and friends. We welcome the many families (read)

Published on Tuesday, July 2, 2013

It's almost Fourth of July!

It's almost Fourth of July, one of our favorite holidays of the year! We are proud to celebrate the birth of country and our independence. And there is no better place to celebrate than at the beach. There are celebrations throughout South Walton and Destin featuring fireworks, barbecues, parades, and picnics. Here's a few of the Fourth (read)

Published on Monday, July 1, 2013

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