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
Spring Weddings in Destin!

Spring is in the air, finally! And we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate the return of warm weather, fresh flowers and most of all Destin, Florida wedding season. We don’t have to tell you though, you’re probably just as eager as we are to get the ball rolling for your big day. Just in case you […]

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Champagne Taste and a Wine Cooler Budget

Let’s face it; weddings are expensive. We love to hear about your wildest wedding dreams and get to know your personalities as we plan, but even more than that we love turning your dreams into a reality! One big hurdle in the wedding planning process that many brides want to avoid discussing is the budget. Quality […]

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Catering Your Wedding

With so many elements that go into planning your dream destination weddings, it is totally normal to have a million questions, especially when it comes to food. The options are endless and who knows what you’ll be in the mood for on the big day, but don’t worry! We have some tips and tricks to help […]

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Mother of the Bride: Say Yes to the Dress

Now that you’ve found “the dress” it’s time to help your mom. And while some moms are easy, and love the first look you find, others may take time to find the right look. The bottom line is you want them to feel as comfortable and confident as you do on your wedding day, so […]

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3 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, newly engaged couples making Destin, Florida wedding plans and the slightest signs that spring is in the air, there isn’t a wonder in our minds as to why February is considered one of the most romantic times of the year. So, with that in mind, we have narrowed our […]

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Your Engagement Photoshoot

From classic candid shots to reenacting hit movies, its safe to say that many couples are taking their engagement photos to the next level. But what you may be wondering is why couples bother taking engagement photos at all – won’t they have professional shots taken at their Destin beach wedding? Sure, but scheduling an engagement […]

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Our Gift To You…

Some brides and grooms are easy to shop for – a framed invitation, blender from the registry or even cash will do – but there are other soon-to-be newlyweds who require days devoted to thinking of a clever and unexpected gift idea that will leave a wow-worthy impression. Unique to the Bay House, we try […]

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New Year, New Wedding Trends

As we head into 2015, we are giddy with excitement and anticipation to see what is in store for the wedding world this year. Our sources so far seem to imply the importance of infusing individual personalities traits into upcoming Destin, Floirda beach weddings. According to an article released by Bridal Guide, 2015 is full of “couples […]

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Saying Goodbye in Style

Just because your wedding in Destin, Florida has ended, does not mean that the fun has to. Whether you had a destination wedding or one in town at the Bay House, we have a great way you can honor your guests before you sail off into your first year of ‘Happily Ever After.’ Have you considered […]

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Planning a Rehearsal Dinner

Besides the all-important wedding day, there are few other events surrounding your beach wedding in Destin, Florida that will need some planning. And before you get overwhelmed, remember these events can be just as fun, memorable and exciting as the big day itself. Take for instance, the rehearsal dinner. Usually held the night before the […]

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