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Hotel Effie Sandestin

Defining coastal luxury like never before, Hotel Effie is located on the bayside of the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort. Vibrant and elegant, comfortable and refined, this beautiful AAA Four Diamond hotel integrates charm and Southern hospitality in every delightful detail. Hotel Effie Sandestin features four culinary concepts, a luxury spa, a state-of-the-art fitness center and the only hotel rooftop pool on Florida’s Emerald Coast. 

Guests have access to more than seven miles of white sand beaches and pristine bayfront, temperate climate year round, plus all the convenience of Sandestin including championship golf, tennis, 223-slip marina, and walking distance to The Village of Baytowne Wharf featuring seasonal events, dining, shopping and nightlife.


Hotel Effie’s 250 guestrooms and 19 suites include plenty of space for families to spread out and cozy corners for coupling. Choose between a tasteful room or private suite, all equipped with ultra-chic luxury bedding, overstuffed pillows, cozy throw blankets, refined furnishings, and many featuring balconies with a view. You’ll find thoughtful amenities in spacious bathrooms to add to the bliss. ADA accessible rooms & suites, as well as pet-friendly options available.


As a guest of Hotel Effie, you'll have access to wide array of complimentary amenities that are yours to enjoy. Explore miles of trails or get out on the water. Enjoy movie nights, a wine or cocktail class, yoga or sound healing experiences, and access to the business center. Additional perks include activities such as biking and kayaking as well as access to Sandestin Beach on the Gulf, resort amenities and use of the complimentary Sandestin Shuttle.

Spa Lilliana, Hotel Effie’s onsite full-service spa, encourages you to pause, breathe deeply, and connect with yourself with a spa menu designed to rejuvenate and restore the mind and body. Featuring four culinary concepts, Hotel Effie offers something for all your cravings. Sweetbay Coffee market is where you can expect the finest array of coffee drinks & tea blends. Enjoy upscale dining and small bites in the vibrant Lobby Bar. Ovide, the hotel’s signature restaurant, is where local food and cherished flavors of the Gulf Coast are presented with southern culinary traditions. Take in the breathtaking panoramic views while you sip artisanal cocktails at Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge. When the weather’s right, poolside DJs sample chill music by day and up-tempo beats by night. Seasonal events at Ara are not to be missed!  

With over 20,000 sqft of meeting and event space, Hotel Effie is the perfect venue to gather. Whether it’s for a conference, wedding, private dinner or event, their team is available to make it unforgettable.


Hotel Effie is located on the bayside of the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida. Visit to view lodging, dining, entertainment and relaxing options all with their convenient search tool. Take a virtual tour. Find wedding inspiration, event ideas, travel tips, and more on their blog. Follow on social media for hotel events, dining options, live music updates and more. 

1 Grand Sandestin Boulevard
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
Contact: 833-873-3343

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