The Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin is one of the most vibrant attractions in the Destin area. Located just across the Choctawhatchee Bay in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Baytowne Wharf makes a great place to shop, play, dine or just relax.
Baytowne Wharf hosts numerous boutiques, with a shop for almost every need imaginable - from apparel and clothing accessories to art and souvenir shops.
The apparel and clothing shops at in Baytowne Wharf include the Aloha Surf Company and Island clothing shops, which specialize in men’s and ladies’ resort-wear; the ‘Mermaids’ and ‘Village Babes’, which specialize in ladies’ wear; and the ‘coconut kids,’ which specializes in youngster clothing.
As for dining, the Village has a variety of restaurants and eateries of all varieties and catering for all needs, from fine and casual dining to coffee, treats and snack stores. For fine dining, the places to visit in Baytowne Wharf include the Bistro Bijoux, the Marlin Grill and Poppy’s Seafood Factory.
For casual dining, you might consider the village’s Acme Oyster House, the New Orleans Creoles Cookery or the strangely-named ‘Another Broken Egg’ café. The coffee, treats and snacks outlets in the village include the ‘Candymaker’ and Sweeties Gelato and Desert. The village also has a Starbucks coffeehouse.
Once the day has come and gone, you can also enjoy the vibrant nightlife at in Baytowne Wharf. The places ‘to be’ include the Ballyhoo Bar, the Funky Blues Shack, Lumpy’s Wine Bar, John Wehner’s Village Door Nightclub and the Rum Runners.
And, if you are in Baytowne Wharf as a group or on business, there are a number of meeting and event-holding facilities, including the village’s Sandestin Golf and Beach resort. These places make it easier to meet during the day and then relax in the evening without having to travel far.
Baytowne Wharf also has an adventure zone where, for a small fee, you get a chance to soar on a lagoon, among other exciting activities.
For sport-lovers, Baytowne Wharf is part of the Sandestin Golf and Beach resort complex, famous for its award-wining golf courses. The village also has facilities for tennis, water sports and a fitness center.
It’s really a wonderful place to visit with the entire family, and a great place to stay as well. Be sure to visit the Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin during your next Destin vacation.