Destin hotels along Florida's Emerald Coast draw visitors to the area for a number of reasons. An ideal Destin beach vacation takes place on pure white sand and emerald green water—which is what you'll find here. Destin, Florida beach rentals have their own pools and provide direct access to the beach. Seafood restaurants are in walking distance all along the shore, and tropical cocktails are the perfect complement to a breathtaking sunset over the water. Even though the town is nicknamed the "World’s Luckiest Fishing Village," the largest outlet shopping facility in the United States is located in Destin. Silver Sands Outlet Mall is a fun day trip for the whole family, making the area not only a water sports lover's paradise, but also a shopper's paradise. The kids will enjoy a day playing put-put a the Gulfarium or splashing around at . Not sure where to start? Friendly and helpful concierge services can be found at Destin hotels.