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Image for Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Destin
2.5 out of 5
0.028 mi from Gator Beach
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$99
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Oct 1 - Oct 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (784 reviews)

"Just stayed 4 nights and location was great! You do have drive to where you’re going but it is close to everything. Road construction was the only downside but really didn’t discourage us. Clean rooms and facility. Staff was very courteous and the breakfast was hot every morning"…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Destin
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Image for The Palms of Destin by Wyndham Vacation Rentals
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Gator Beach
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3.8/5Good! (10 reviews)

"Everything was great about the condo. Perfect location to the beach. Enjoyed the pools. Our fridge did have a fish odor which we had to throw all of our food away because of this. The management staff was kind and friendly and did reimburse us for our food loss. Truly enjoyed our first beach vacation ..."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2019

The Palms of Destin by Wyndham Vacation Rentals
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3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Gator Beach
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4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
We will see u again on our next vacation in Destin

"Very comfortable. Clean comfortable bed"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Palms of Destin
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2.5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Gator Beach
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$76
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Sep 22 - Sep 23
4.3/5Excellent! (1,360 reviews)

"It was well located for all the things we had hoped to do on our vacation"…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2019

Best Western Sugar Sands Inn & Suites
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5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Gator Beach
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$231
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Oct 10 - Oct 11
4.6/5Exceptional! (374 reviews)

"Great pools and lazy river. Separate adult pool. Super clean and outstanding customer service at every level. Private beach is the best we have ever visited."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2019

The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort
Image for Silver Shells St. Lucia 206-3bed/3bath. Free Activities!
Image for Home2 Suites By Hilton Destin
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Gator Beach
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$118
per night
Sep 30 - Oct 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (344 reviews)

"Nice environment. Staff was great & interactive. Continental breakfast could have been better on Sunday but overall; enjoyed the stay."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Home2 Suites By Hilton Destin
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2.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Gator Beach
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$75
per night
Oct 1 - Oct 2
4.2/5Excellent! (1,652 reviews)

"Staff could not be more helpful. Room was great., noisy neighbors the first night, no fault of the hotel. Location is great. There are major road works taking place but this caused no problems. Can certainly recommend this place."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

SummerPlace Inn Destin
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3 out of 5
0.8 mi from Gator Beach
$79
per night
Sep 20 - Sep 21
3.8/5Good! (283 reviews)

"Staff was very nice, and knowledgeable, The a/c did not work that great in room 307, but it wasn’t terrible, Overall GREAT stay for $75 a night !! Would definitely stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

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Gator Beach Hotel Guide

Have a special connection with animals? Then you'll simply love Gator Beach.

While you may not recognize Destin, the destination it resides in, you'll probably be familiar with the state capital, Tallahassee, 130 miles away.

With an impressive 20 hotels within a radius of 2 miles around Gator Beach, you're certain to track down a place you like. Take a look at the Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, just 0.7 miles away, The Palms of Destin, 0.7 miles away, or the Sterling Sands by Sterling Resorts, 1 mile away.

There are a number of budget hotels nearby. The Leeward Key Condominiums by Wyndham Vacation Rentals and the Candlewood Suites Destin-Sandestin come recommended.

No matter how busy your day was, if you reserve a room at any one of the upmarket hotels, you'll wake up feeling good as new. At the very top of your shortlist should be the Alerio by Bliss Beach Rentals and the Five Star Beach Properties Walton.

Whether you're looking for an aromatic coffee or a delicious treat, Destination Little Donuts (4463 Commons Drive West, Destin) is a perfect place to stop. A short walk away from Gator Beach, tired visitors can find it without a problem. Fudpuckers Beachside Bar & Grill (20001 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin) is also close by and is a superb place if you're looking for lunch or dinner.

Other Places to Visit near Gator Beach

While you're in the area, you'll come to realize there is so much more than just Gator Beach to visit:

  • On the lookout for an activity for children and teenagers? Fat Daddy's Arcade boasts a considerable selection of entertaining games.
  • Henderson Beach State Park is an incredible place where you can relax amongst nature.
  • Consider taking your workout out of the gym and into the outdoors at Morgan Sports Center. The area is one of the best outdoor spaces to practice your push-ups, crunches or perhaps some yoga.
  • Start your trip off on the right note by paying a visit to Emerald Coast Centre and getting some handy hints.
  • If you're craving a game of golf, spend a day at Indian Bayou Golf Club. Here you can practice your putting while you enjoy the local birdlife.

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