DESTIN, FL, July 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was
awarded the 2013 Gold Tee Award from Meetings & Conventions magazine. This highly respected award is given to outstanding golf and meeting
properties worldwide. Winners of the Gold Tee Award were nominated and
selected by the readers of Meetings & Conventions based on their overall excellence.
What makes Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort different from other destinations and hotels is the combination of four
championship courses, more than 65,000-square-feet of meeting space,
nationally acclaimed on-site meeting support, beautiful accommodations
from the beach to the bay, and gracious southern hospitality, all
within the gates of one property.
"The meeting industry's most highly-sought and respected critics, the
readers of M&C have again chosen the world's finest. M&C's readership,
of 50,000 corporate, association, and incentive meeting professionals,
know quality when they experience it - and made their votes count,
selecting the golf properties they believed to be most outstanding."
states Kirk Lewis, Meetings & Conventions' Publisher. "Our industry salutes the 70 properties worldwide that have
distinguished themselves in this industry and earned the Gold Tee
This recognition follows the recent news that Golfweek, one of the
country's leading golf publications, selected Sandestin's Burnt Pine
Golf Club as one of the 2013 Best Courses You Can Play. Sandestin
offers excellent golf rates along with enticing benefits to groups.
With four championship course options for the fearless, the beginner,
or the family all in one place, Sandestin is well suited for any size
group in all seasons of the year.
For full details on Sandestin's seasonal rates, packages or for more
information about meetings call 850.267.8159 or visit www.sandestin.com/meetings.
About Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was named the #1 resort on Florida's
Emerald Coast. The resort invites guests to a world of 30 charming
neighborhoods featuring more than 1,200 Destin vacation rentals,
condominiums, villas, town homes and the best in Destin hotel style
accommodations. As a member of Visit South Walton and Visit Florida,
the resort features more than seven miles of beaches and pristine bay
front, four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19
swimming pools, a 113-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, meeting
space and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village with
shopping, dining and nightlife. Guests can visit www.sandestin.com or follow Sandestin on Facebook and Twitter for the latest information and events.
Sandestin offers a variety of attractive meeting spaces. For large
events, the resort features the 32,000-square-foot Baytowne Conference
Center, the largest ballroom on Northwest Florida's Gulf Coast and the
most sophisticated meeting facility in the region. In addition to its
13,500-square-foot ballroom, the Baytowne Conference Center offers
boardrooms, break-out rooms and functional meeting space on the Grand
Sandestin also features 24 break-out rooms for meetings of virtually all
sizes, a 12,600-square-foot exhibit hall, two bayside conference rooms
and four boardrooms, all supported by Sandestin's on-site team of
award-winning professional sales, conference services and culinary
staff experts. Meeting planners and attendees also have access to two
fully-equipped business centers.
SOURCE: Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
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