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History of Sandestin

Did you know the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is new? Considering the millennia of time that has passed by on this unique peninsula located in Northwest Florida, the human geographic history here can be traced back over 3,000 years. Native American artifacts have been discovered in the Destin & South Walton area that are dated to around 1000 BC.
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Destin vs. Miramar Beach

Some of our new Ocean Reef Resorts guests may be unfamiliar with the difference between Destin and Miramar Beach, so here’s the scoop.
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3 Christmas Vacation Homes in Destin

In additon to the popular summer season, many of our Ocean Reef Resorts guests have discovered the magic of a Christmas holiday beach vacation along the snowy white sand beaches of the Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast.
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Christmas Events in South Walton

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” That would be Christmas of course and many of our Ocean Reef Resorts guests make it an annual family holiday tradition to visit the snowy white beaches of South Walton and all along the Emerald Coast. There is so much to do here at this special time of the year and the scenery “glows” with magical lights and lots of good cheer.
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New Stores at Destin Commons

Exciting new stores have just recently opened at Destin Commons ushering in a continued surge of positive growth for the development of Destin and throughout Northwest Florida. Many of our Ocean Reef Resorts guests are already avid patrons of the original Destin Commons which resembles a picture perfect village of exclusive retail shops and restaurants. Every holiday season is celebrated with ...
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Destin Townhome Deals

Are you searching for a great value on your vacation rental during your next visit to Destin's Emerald Coast? Well here at Ocean Reef Resorts we have some good news for you! First of all, if you are planning a trip any time between November 1st thru the month of February your timing is perfect, these dates are our lowest possible rental rates. This makes it a wonderful time to enjoy a special ...
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Visit South Walton this Fall

A delightful time of year to visit to Northwest Florida and the beaches of South Walton is during the fall. The humidity and heat of the summer has ended but the gulf still remains warm enough to take a refreshing plunge into the jeweled waters along the area’s beautiful beaches. Most days are sunny and delightfully dry with average temperatures ranging from the lower 80s during the day to the ...
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How to Plan a Destin Church Retreat

For thirty-three years Ocean Reef Resorts has received high marks from our visiting guests who have enjoyed their stay in our distinctive Destin vacation rentals. Literally generations of guests have been accommodated in the diverse selection outstanding beach homes and luxurious condominiums that we manage. The provision of fine rentals is no wonder since many of those who own them regard these ...
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Gulf Pines Vacation Homes

Ocean Reef Resorts offers three wonderful vacation rental homes available to our guests that are tucked away near the beach in a private residential community known as Gulf Pines. Although Gulf Pines is a world of its own this neighborhood is located within the heart of magnificent Miramar Beach and only minutes east of Destin.
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Fishing in Destin

Many of our Ocean Reef Resorts guests vacation in Destin to enjoy the sugary white beaches, jewel toned waters, championship golf courses, professional tennis centers, world class shopping, fine seafood dining, fun seasonal festivities, live musical entertainment and art shows. However Destin’s rich history as well as its heart and soul all started with deep sea fishing in the gulf. Destin ...
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