About the Destin Bay House®

About the Destin Bay House®

Situated directly on beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay in Destin, Florida, the Destin Bay House provides a unique and exciting waterfront venue for weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, reunions, parties and other events.  With a location close to all the resort towns of the Emerald Coast including Crystal Beach, Sandestin, 30-A and Fort Walton Beach the Bay House is the perfect spot for your next event.

The Destin Bay House has the space to accommodate events both large and small. With a four thousand square foot bay-front lawn and white sand beach area overlooking the crystal clear waters of the Choctawhatchee Bay we can accommodate outdoor bayside and beach weddings and receptions of up to two hundred guests. We also feature an indoor dining area offering exquisite bay views with over two thousand feet of space along with a generous screened porch. Our dock offers deep water mooring for water craft that may be part of your plans as well as a great photo opportunity with Crab Island in the background.

We are Destin’s premier new venue for all occasions. Everything about the Bay House has been designed with your event in mind. From the beautiful chandeliers and wood floors to the great sound system and exquisite exterior lighting, no detail has been spared. Our list of preferred Destin event planners, caterers, photographers and musicians has been carefully selected to oversee and implement your vision for the perfect event.

Come experience the beauty of this waterfront property covered with majestic old oak and magnolia trees. Please call for a private tour.

Latest News
Company Event Venues in Destin

Have you liked the Destin Bay House Facebook page yet? If so, you’ve already seen the pictures from one of our most recent events – a corporate party for the locally owned and operated Southern Family of Companies. This isn’t the first time we’ve done something like this either! Each year, Southern Vacation Rentals, Southern Residential […]

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Mother of the Bride Advice

In honor of Mother’s Day, we grabbed some tips from TheKnot.com and their mom’s on what to expect from marriage. A few of our favorites are below, but feel free to check out the list yourself and see what all they advise from communication and love to having separate bathrooms… 1. Support Each Other – […]

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Accommodations for Your Destination Wedding

Planning a beach wedding in Destin, Florida this summer? Congrats – we seriously could not imagine a more picturesque place. The tough part is dealing with all of those out-of-town guests. Sure, there’s not a bad place to stay when you’re spending a weekend in one the most popular destinations in Florida, but you want […]

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Planning a Beach Wedding

Are you sold on having a beach wedding in Destin? We can’t blame you. Beach weddings offer a sensible and elegant solution to the expense and headache often associated with a traditional wedding. But before you get carried away, here are some things you ought to consider when planning a beach wedding: 1. Location: Beaches […]

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Meeting Space in Destin

Meeting Space in Destin

It’s time to think outside the ballroom and host your next business function bayside at one of the finest event venues in Destin, Florida. What better way to inspire the group at your next corporate event or holiday party than beachside in a beautifully remodeled home?Let’s be honest you need a place that your employees and […]

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How to Plan a Rehearsal Dinner

Hosting a rehearsal dinner in Destin is a great way to relax, mingle and unwind before your big day. Don’t just write it off as one more thing to plan and stress over. Take a deep breath and embrace the opportunity to show your guests who you are as couple. We know what you’re thinking: “Isn’t […]

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Wedding Advice to Ignore

Wedding Advice to Ignore

Planning a wedding can sometimes be like picking a baby’s name – everyone seems to have their own two cents to add. You’ve probably already encountered a fair amount of opinions and suggestions, and all you can do at this point is trust your good old “smile and nod” technique. That’s a little easier said than […]

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Renovations at the Bay House

At the Bay House, we work hard to provide our guests with an experience that is exceptional in every way. That is one of the main reasons we are so thrilled to announce that our renovations are complete – just in time for all the spring weddings in Destin! Many of you already know that […]

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Wedding Traditions

Blending wedding traditions of the bride and groom is what makes your wedding day uniquely yours. “Something borrowed, something blue,” “it’s bad luck to see the bride before the ceremony,” – these are the things we are used to, but Buzzfeed’s fascinating video of wedding traditions from around the globe has definitely thrown us for a […]

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HOT, New Wedding Trends!

Three months into 2015 and what a wonderful three months it has been! We’re oozing with anticipation for the spring season, so much so that we can barely contain our excitement for the upcoming beach weddings at the Bay House. And, in case you’ve missed the past few we’ve hosted, we’ve compiled a list of […]

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