Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort Wedding Venue in Florida

If there is one thing clients love about the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort it is diversity, they have over 65,000 square feet of event space that can be designed and decorated to bring the wedding of your dreams to life. 

This venue stands out for its various venue options spread across different parts of the resort, these different areas that host wedding venues include the Baytowne Conference Center, Burnt Pine Golf Club, Hotel Effie Sandestin, Linkside Conference Center, and Exhibition Hall, and a selection of outdoor venues. 

These different areas host beautiful laws, elegant ballrooms, terraces with breathtaking views, lush, fairytale-like lawns, and of course the beach, for the perfect Florida beach wedding. 

Event Spaces

Baytowne Conference Center

The Baytowne Conference center houses four different venues. The Magnolia Foyer & Veranda is a chic space featuring modern furniture and neutral wall and floor colors, it is up to 3,800 square feet and can accommodate up to 550 people. The Azalea Foyer is an elegant space with classy white furniture and can host up to 370 people. The Azalea Ballroom is perfect for large events and can host up to 800 and has decor in white, gold, and peach tones. The Magnolia Ballroom is the largest space at the Baytowne Conference Center and can host up to 1,500.

Burnt Pine Golf Club

The Burnt Pine Clubhouse at the Burnt Pine Clubhouse is their only event space. It’s perfect for smaller weddings and can host up to 125 people. The Clubhouse has a calm atmosphere and would suit a relaxed luncheon. It also features wide and tall windows that let in ample natural light for a fun atmosphere. 

Hotel Effie Sandestin

Hotel Effie Sandestin is home to five different event spaces. These are the Silverbell, a classy indoor space featuring neutral and deep blue colors, perfect for an intimate sit-down dinner reception. It can host up to 135 people and is over 1,200 square feet. The Elderberry is similar to the Silver Bell and can host up to 135 people, it is just slightly smaller at just under 1,200 square feet. 

The Juniper Ballroom is perfect for grand events as it can host up to 1,200 people, its 13,000 square feet of versatile space can be customized to create any kind of event. Their Juniper and Silverbell Foyers are perfect for medium-sized events and are both 1,624 square feet.

Linkside Conference Center

The Linkside Conference Center offers six diverse venues that follow the overall elegant, classy, and relaxed aesthetic of the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort. The Linkside Foyer can host up to 300 guests, the Linkside ballroom can host up to 745 guests, and the Bayview Terrace can host up to 150 guests and is used for ceremonies. This space has amazing views of the bay and it is great if you would like to take your vows against a backdrop of calming blue waters. 

The Bayview Room can host up to 185 guests and is a great space for a relaxed, afternoon reception. The Bayside Ballroom and Patio can host up to 400 guests and is perfect for both ceremonies and receptions. Finally, their Bayview Foyer can host up to 160 people, which is great for more intimate weddings. 

Outdoor Venues

Although Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort has many indoor venues, they also have a great selection of outdoor venues as well that will let you and your guests enjoy the cool bay area breeze and warm Florida sun. The Beach House Pool Deck is a fun and open space with wooden floors and railing; it can host up to 200 people, and it has amazing views of Sandestin Beach. Marina Beach can host up to 200 people and is a great space for beach wedding receptions. 

For a classic Florida beach wedding, they offer access to Sandestin Beach, information about its capacity can be found through an inquiry. Links Lawn is the perfect space for an elegant, intimate waterfront garden wedding, and it can host up to 125 people. For larger garden weddings, they have Raven Lawn, which can host up to 400 people. The Overlook is an elevated terrace space that can host up to 200 people. 

For gorgeous garden weddings, they also over Elation Lawn which can host up to 200 people. Finally, they have the Grand Lawn, situated at the Baytowne Conference Centre, this expansive outdoor space, perfect for classy garden weddings has a capacity of 1,000 people. 


This venue has vast experience in creating weddings and offers tailored wedding catering for a unique wedding experience as well as wedding planning and day-of coordination services to make sure that your special day runs smoothly. 

Check out their website for further details and see their lovely venue.

Venue: Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort

Photography: Dalton Young Weddings