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Beach Houses & Condos - Hotels - Florists - Cakes - Caterers - Salons and Stylists - Videography - DJ's - Restaurants - Reception Space and Supplies - Limo, Shuttles, Taxi - Airports - Bike, Beach Chair, & Beach Wheelchair Rental - Other Services

Lodging (Beach Houses and Condos)

    • Ocean Reef Resorts - Beach houses and condos.
    • VRBO – “Vacation Rental By Owner” listings for owner rentals.
    • Wyndham Rentals - Houses and Condos.
    • Gulf Dunes - See on VRBO, Wyndham, and other rental agencies.
    • Blue Dolphin - Very nice condos on the gulf in a smaller complex.
    • SeaSpray - Condos on the Gulf.
    • El Matador Condos - On the water at the end of the Island. Older condos, very well maintained.  A good value.
    • Brooks & Shorey Resort - Condo Rentals at a variety of properties.

Lodging (Hotels)

    • Ramada Beach Resort - Large, fun hotel on the beach with elaborate pools and lots of people.  A bit of a party atmosphere with lots to do nearby. During the season, beach weddings can be very difficult because of the crowds, would recommend an alt location. Reception options available.
    • Holiday Inn Resort - New hotel in the heart of the Island. During the season, might consider alternate location for your wedding. Reception options available.
    • Best Western - On the beach, smaller hotel in a less busy area.
    • Wyndham Garden - On the beach with condo like amenities.
    • Fairfield Inn & Suites - Newer hotel right on the beach.


    • GG Bloom - (850) 460-2078 Delivery available.
    • Florals by the Sea - (850) 650-6687 Delivery available.
    • It’s a Perfect Day - (850) 496-2911 Delivery available.
    • Winn Dixie Floral - (850) 244-4261 - 99 Eglin Pkwy NE Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Fantastic job at a lower cost.
    • Pavlic's Florist & Gifts - Destin's oldest florist since 1972. (850) 837-6941 (800) 531-1643.


    • Bake My Day - Destin - specialize in creating one of a kind special occasion cakes and desserts.
    • Creative Celebrations - Fort Walton Beach - specialize in custom wedding and special occasion cakes.
    • Publix Supermarkets - All areas - many locations for pickup, great value, taste, and presentation.
    • Sweet Escape Cake Shop - (850) 543-1248 Wedding and Groom's cakes.


Salons and Traveling Stylists


    • Pendalton Video - Chris Pendalton (850) 830-9338 - Great quality and affordable. Our bride's 1st Choice!
    • Beach Wedding Video - Various levels of production in a wide range of prices.



    • Angler's Beachside Bar & Grill - In the heart of the Island. Reception options available.
    • Old Bay Steamer - Serving fresh steamed seafood from the south coast.  Reception options available. 
    • Floyd's Shrimp House - Fun at Floyd's on Okaloosa Island - Reception options available.
    • Marina Café – A fantastic restaurant on Destin Harbor, world class chef and menu with great reception options. 
    • Lousianna Lagniappe - Fantastic restaurant on Destin Harbor.  Fresh seafood and creole in an upscale environment.
    • Dewey Destin's Seafood - A Destin staple for years.  Outdoor dining on the Destin Harbor.
    • Harbor Docks - Great seafood and sushi right on the water.

Reception Space and Supplies

    • Chris Pendalton - - (850) 830-9338 - chairs, tables, etc with delivery.
    • Kent's - Gulf Coast Weddings and Events - Tents, tables, chairs, etc .

Limo, Shuttles, Taxi

Airports in Our Area

Bike, Beach Chair & Beach Wheelchair Rental

Many bike rental and beach rental companies offer sand tire wheelchairs for your guests that need a little help moving around.  Delivery and pickup is generally offered for bikes and wheelchairs.

Other Services

    • Therapeutic Massage - Barbery Coast East Salon or at your location, Stacee Howard, LMT
      (850) 830-1947