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 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 overlooking the crystal clear waters of Choctawhatchee Bay we can accommodate outdoor bayside 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 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
Jamie + Kyle : 12.29.2012

Jamie, Kyle and their families are truly wonderful people. Their wedding was the last wedding of the Bay House’s very first year in business! They planned a very traditional and lovely ceremony that included serving communion to every guest. This particular December evening was windy and very chilly, but it did not stop guests from […]

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Meg + JJ : 10.21.2012

We love sunny, October days. We also love really fun clients! Meg and JJ were great to work with from the start. It’s no surprise their wedding was a blast, too! How many brides do you know that end the night with a “who can do the most push-ups” contest? October means warm days and […]

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Tarah + Mac : 9.29.2012

We’ve always thought overcast skies make for the best pictures. Add a seriously talented photographer and BOOM. You’ve got beautiful wedding photos. The details of Tarah and Mac’s September 2012 wedding were lovely. Guests enjoyed a popcorn bar and homemade ambrosia during cocktail hour. A photobooth, one of our best DJs, and delicious food topped […]

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Krista + Dusty : 9.22.2012

The thing I remember most about Krista and Dusty’s big day are the soft colors and perfectly simple decorations. We had so much fun putting together her rose petal centerpieces! Gorgeous, warm weather and clear, blue skies made for a wonderful wedding day, too. Guests were thrilled with the view and enjoyed the festivities. The […]

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Keri + Jeremy : 9.16.2012

Keri and Jeremy managed to find the perfect line between simplicity and elegance for their September 2012 wedding. At least until the reception started; then, they were just plain F-U-N. It was another one of those days you dream about, sunny, but not too hot and cloudy, but not overcast. The clouds reflected off the […]

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Nicole + Colin : 6.25.2012

In the spirit of Christmas, we’d like to share our favorite Christmas-themed wedding with you! Without a doubt, Christmas is Nicole and Colin’s favorite holiday! They chose their wedding date to be June 25th; halfway through the year to Christmas day. The bride and groom’s closest family and friends gathered on this sunny day in […]

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Nikki + Jimmy : 6.7.2012

Nikki and Jimmy surrounded themselves with close friends and family for their June 2012 wedding day. After the ceremony, the bride and groom snuck away to the beach and captured some very glamorous photos! They returned to guests enjoying the open bar and passed hor d’oeurvres. Every detail was top notch, from the white rose […]

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Ashley + Corey : 5.19.2012

Most couples host their wedding ceremony and reception at the Destin Bay House. Occasionally, a wonderful couple plans a gorgeous, gulf-front wedding and arranges for guests to be transported to the Bay House for the reception afterwards. Ashley and Corey were married on a sunny day in May on the beautiful beaches of Destin. Their […]

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Charis + Travis : 6.24.2012

From start to finish, Charis and Travis’ June 2012 wedding was breathtaking. Some incredibly personal touches, such as the father of the bride escorting her down the aisle, then taking his place at the altar to perform the ceremony, made this wedding absolutely perfect! Thanks to a fantastic team of vendors and a rock-star bride, […]

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Jamie + Rob : 11.19.2011

One of the best things about Destin, Florida is the weather! The weather was perfect for Jamie and Rob’s mid-November wedding. Destin’s emerald green water and that particular day’s cloudy, light blue sky matched their lavender and grey color scheme beautifully. Jamie and her bridesmaids spent most of the day “getting glamorous” in the Bridal […]

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