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
Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Officiant

Your ceremony is one of the most important parts of your wedding. It is supposed to be heart felt, and the Destin Bay House offers a beautiful outdoor ceremony space for your destination wedding in Destin. A major factor to consider when planning your ceremony is finding the perfect officiant, and having a destination wedding […]

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Fresh Trends for 2016

Wedding season is nearly in full swing. As the weather warms to almost perfect temps and the winter skies clear, the spring is an ideal time to host a destination wedding on the Gulf Coast. As we host more and more weddings each week, we’ve started to notice that some of the predicted trends for […]

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Capturing the Perfect Pictures

Taking the right pictures is an important part of a wedding! Destin weddings never fail to provide the best pictures due to our emerald green water, white sand, and the setting created at the Destin Bay House! There are certain pictures that are necessary at every wedding. Family pictures, pictures of the beautiful bride, and […]

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Using Technology to Plan Your Wedding

When you are planning a destination wedding, it can seem like a second job. Technology makes it a little easier! Using your phone or computer to keep track of wedding plans can relieve some of the stress. WeddingWire provides a few tips on what devices to use to plan the perfect wedding! More than half […]

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New Additions to the Bay House!

Since opening five years ago, the Bay House is always looking for new ways to keep our Destin wedding venue top of mind. From major overhauls, like the site’s expansion last year to minor refinishes, we want nothing but the best for our clients and their guests. That is why we are so pleased to […]

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Win a FREE Paddleboard from Southern!

One of our favorite lodging partners and leading provider of condo rentals in Destin, Florida, Southern Vacation Rentals has launched an unbelievably awesome contest that we think you all should enter. Long story short, Southern is offering a FREE paddleboard and $100 in beach gear from GUSU Paddle and Surf in Destin to one lucky […]

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Engagement Ring Shopping 101

Engagement Ring Shopping 101

Are you hearing wedding bells? Before you and your finance-to-be find yourselves wandering around different jewelry shops, consider following this engagement ring shopping advice from the experts at WeddingWire. According to the article, budget is “the most important thing to know” going into it all. Cut and mounting can be decided after. Your timeline is another thing […]

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Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Calling all lovebirds! It’s not too late to make those Valentine’s Day reservations at some of the best restaurants in Destin, Florida. Not sure where to go? That is okay, too! The Northwest Florida Daily News has outlined some local favorites for you and your loved one to visit on February 14th. Our top favorites on […]

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$500 Off the Destin Bay House Venue Fee! — OFFER OVER —

From consistent weather and better flower selection to increased availability amongst family and friends, the reasons to have a summer wedding in Destin are endless. Did we mention how incredibly emerald the water gets around this time of year? It is honestly too good to be true. We know what you are thinking, a summer […]

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New Year: New Wedding Trends

2015 has been a spectacular year full of incredible beach weddings at the Destin Bay House. We feel truly honored to have been chosen by our brides and grooms, and could not be more excited for the 2016 season. New couples, new love and of course, new wedding trends. Speaking of, Pinterest is already flooded […]

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