The Village of Baytowne Wharf
The Village of Baytowne Wharf is the heart and soul of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and the gathering place for everyone visiting, living or working along the Emerald Coast. Baytowne Wharf features restaurants, bars, shops, and family-friendly activities throughout the village. Sitting on the shores of Choctawhatchee Bay, the area pieces together elements of an old fishing village and a New Orleans marketplace, making the atmosphere fun and relaxing.
From beachwear and jewelry to toys and gifts, the shops at the Village of Baytowne Wharf have something for everyone. Gear up for the beach at Aloha Surf Company, Pelagic and Sandestin Clothing Company. Shop for unique gifts at both Waterfront Gifts & Fine Art and Uniquely Chic. Candymaker, Coconut Kidz and Dolls and Friends are geared toward children. And ladies will love indulging in some retail therapy at the many boutiques filled with apparel and accessories.
Baytowne Wharf also features excellent eats, from fine dining to beach casual. Wake up to a good breakfast at Another Broken Egg Café. Enjoy lunch overlooking the bay at Marina Bar and Grill. Grab a root beer float and a bucket of fried chicken for the beach at Hartell’s Diner. Slurp a dozen at Acme Oyster House, a world famous raw oyster bar transplanted directly from the French Quarter in New Orleans. Cap off the evening with fine dining and one of the best happy hours in SoWal at Marlin Grill.
Enjoy a night on the town sipping on cocktails and listening to live music at Baytowne’s thriving nightlife scene. From happy hour to late night, Rum Runners has delicious food and live entertainment. Dueling piano players performing songs all the way back to the 50’s.
Lumpy’s Wine Bar has over 20 wines by the glass and 250 by the bottle to choose from. John Wehner’s Village Door Nightclub is Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort’s only dedicated live music dance club. While Hammerhead's Bar & Grille has sunsets overlooking the bay with live music and dancing.
There’s always something happening at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. The Village boardwalk is lined with kid-friendly activities like zip-lining, a rock climbing wall and an obstacle course. Plus, events happening year-round keep our calendars packed with fun for the whole family. Whether it’s an exciting New Year’s Eve party, Christmas tree lighting and ice skating, concerts on the lawn, Sandestin Wine Festival, Baytowne Beer Festival or the yummy Sandestin Gumbo Festival, Baytowne lets the good times roll.
The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is situated on the shores of Choctawhatchee Bay, reflecting the natural beauty of Old Florida. Accommodations at Sandestin vary from luxurious hotel suites to woodsy villas and Beachside condos. Learn more about shopping, dining, nightlife and events at www.baytownewharf.com and on Facebook.