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Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center

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On the beach, beach umbrellas, snorkeling, beach bar
On the beach, beach umbrellas, snorkeling, beach bar
On the beach, beach umbrellas, snorkeling, beach bar
4 indoor pools, 3 outdoor pools, open 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM, sun loungers

Overview of Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center

Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBig Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park3 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Track Family Recreation Center14 min walk
  • Popular LocationDestin Harbor16 min walk
  • AirportFort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional)28 min drive

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1 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Condo (Dolphin)

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 871 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Twin Bunk Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Condo (Pelican)

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 957 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 King Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

About this area

Destin

Located in Destin, Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center is in the city center and on the beach. HarborWalk Village and Destin Commons are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park and Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. The Track Family Recreation Center and Morgan Sports Center are also worth visiting. With kayaking, scuba diving, and boat tours nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park - 3 min walk
  • The Track Family Recreation Center - 14 min walk
  • Destin Harbor - 16 min walk
  • Morgan Sports Center - 2 min drive
  • Indian Bayou Golf Club - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pelican Cafe — 1 min walk
  • The Pancakery — 4 min walk
  • Another Broken Egg Cafe — 6 min walk
  • Mimmo's Ristorante Italiano — 6 min walk
  • Capriccio Cafe — 8 min walk

About this property

Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center

Ocean-view aparthotel with a poolside bar, near Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park
Spend the day on Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center's beach or relax by one of the aparthotel's 4 indoor swimming pools. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a refrigerator, an oven, a stovetop, and a microwave. Satellite TV and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like a washer/dryer and a coffee/tea maker.
Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center offers 435 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and DVD players. Accommodations at this 3-star aparthotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

Satellite television is provided. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.

3 outdoor swimming pools and 4 indoor swimming pools are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • On the beach
  • Beach umbrellas

Pool/Spa

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • 4 indoor pools
  • Sun loungers
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Spa services

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free covered self parking on site

Family friendly

  • Children's pool

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker

Dining

  • Breakfast available for a fee: USD 5.00-15 for adults and USD 5-15 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 beach bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Snack bar/deli

Bedrooms

  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Arcade/game room
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Barbecue grill
  • Picnic area
  • Walkway to water

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Conference center

Comfort

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Multilingual staff
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • ATM/banking services
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Vending machine
  • Free local calls
  • Convenience store
  • Wedding services

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • On the waterfront
  • In the city center
  • In the entertainment district

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Theme parks nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Fishing nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 435 rooms
  • 19 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 1996
  • Gated community

Where to eat

  • Pelican Cafe – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 25

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 15 for adults, USD 5 and USD 15 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Unmarried guests under the age of 25 must be accompanied by a parent or other responsible adult. Due to the increase in guests during the Independence Day holiday period, increased security measures will be enforced at this property. All guests during the peak summer period (July 1-7) will be required to wear wristbands. The names of everyone registered in a unit will be verified to ensure that the maximum number of guests per unit is not exceeded, and that children or young adults (those under 25 years old) registered in the unit will have adequate supervision. The required ratio is one adult, parent, or legal guardian over 25 for every two children. Guests arriving at the property with disproportionate ratios will be denied access. The adult/child ratio is strictly enforced, and a no visitors policy is strictly enforced.

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Property is also known as

Pelican Beach
Pelican Beach Destin
Pelican Beach Resort
Pelican Beach Resort Destin
Pelican Resort
Pelican Beach Resort Conference Center
Pelican & Conference Center
Pelican Beach Resort Conference Center
Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center Destin
Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center Aparthotel
Pelican Beach Resort & Conference Center Aparthotel Destin

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4.4
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 271 out of 498 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 165 out of 498 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 498 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 498 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 498 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The tiki bar and the cafe the food was great the staff was very nice
Stayed 6 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 5 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 7 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy access to the beach and a view of the beach from every room made this the perfect hotel for a vacation with my grandchildren. The rooms situated to make you feel as if you were at home.
Stayed 4 nights in May 2021