Frequently Asked Questions

Are tips included in the room packages?

No, tipping for the hotel staff is not included in the price of the room package.

Are meals included in the room packages?

These meals are included in the price of the room package:

  • The hotel's breakfast buffet Tuesday through Friday mornings
  • Monday night's Welcome Dessert Reception
  • Thursday night's Gala Dinner

All other meals are not included in the price of the room package. You can see our Food Recommendations in the link below.

Is parking included in the room packages?

Yes, self-parking is included in the price of the room package as part of the Resort Fee. If you choose to use valet parking, that will be an additional cost.

Is Wi-fi included in the room packages?

Yes, Wi-fi is included in the room package price as part of the Resort Fee.

What is included in the Resort Fee?

  • Daily Secured Self Parking
  • Guest Access to Resort Wi-Fi
  • Local and 800 Calls
  • 24 hour access to Serenity by the Sea Spa Fitness Center
  • Daily yoga classes at the Serenity by the Sea Spa
  • Access to Sandestin Resort Activities with up to a 30% discount on water vessels, tennis, golf green fees, and bike rentals
  • Resort Tram Service
  • Shuttle service to Silver Sands Premium Outlets and The Shops of Grand Boulevard
  • Exclusive shopping discount program for Silver Sands Premium Outlet and Grand Boulevard provided only to Hilton guests in the resort charge program.

Are there any covid restrictions or vaccine requirements at the hotel?

Florida has no travel safety advisories in effect relating to Covid-19 or other diseases at this time. Updated June 10th, 2022

  • Vaccines - Not required
  • Testing - Not required
  • Masks - Not required, but welcomed
  • Public Transportation - Open/No restrictions
  • Businesses - Open/No restrictions
  • Restaurants - Open/No restrictions

Can I stay at another hotel and attend the event?

No, only those who are registered through our Hilton hotel packages may attend the Empowered to Love event sessions.

Where can I find the Event Guest Agreement (Terms and Conditions)?

Terms and Conditions - Empowered to Love

What about transportation?


Distances ( in miles ) from Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort to regional airports in the panhandle of Northwest Florida.

  • PNS Pensacola International Airport: Delta Airlines, American Airlines, United, AirTran (service to/from: Houston, Atlanta, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Memphis, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Washington/Dulles, Washington/ Reagan) • 64 miles. Uber fare is approximately $90.
  • VPS Destin — Ft Walton Beach Airport: Delta Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines (service to/from: Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Charlotte, Washington, D.C. Dallas, Houston, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Nashville, St. Louis) • 26 miles. Uber fare is approximately $50.
  • ECP Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, Panama City: Delta Airlines, Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines (service to/from: Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Nashville, Orlando, St. Louis, Tampa) • 42 miles. Uber fare is approximately $80.


Please enter the address for the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa into your GPS as:

4000 S Sandestin Blvd, Miramar Beach, FL 32550.

Self-parking is included in the Hotel Room Package through FamilyLife booking as part of the Resort Fee.

Information about Spa, Salon, and Fitness Center services at the Hilton?

Hilton Sandestin’s world-class Serenity by the Sea Spa is the perfect place to unwind. Enjoy a variety of spa treatments — from facials to massages, manicures, pedicures and more — and relax in the whirlpool or sauna. Before or after your treatment, enjoy a healthy snack or refreshing drink in the lounge area and relax with a book or magazine on the zero gravity reclining chairs. Next to the spa is the 24-hour fitness center. Take advantage of the state-of-the-art fitness equipment, or join a fitness class — they offer everything from Barre Fitness to early morning yoga on the Sunrise Deck.

There is a 15% discount on the Serenity by the Sea Spa Services, excluding packages and products.

Spa Services:

  • Overview: ENJOY SERENITY BY THE SEA'S FULL-SERVICE SPA - Relish a luxury spa experience at South Walton’s Serenity by the sea Spa with one of their pampering spa services. This serene Destin-area spa offers separate facilities for salon, nail and spa services, including 16 treatment rooms. Ladies can unwind in the Serenity Lounge for the most enviable spa day. And your full-service spa experience wouldn't be complete without sampling the spa menu, a delightful selection of cuisine, wine and libations. Afterward, purchase the products used in your services at the stunning Spa Shoppe to recreate your spa experience at home.
  • Available Services: massage services, body therapies, facial services, facial enhancements, spa waxing, hydrafacial, hydrafacial enhancements
  • Location: Lower Level of Hilton Sandestin Resort, in the Spa Tower.

Salon Services:

  • Overview: INDULGE AT THE SALON - The full-service salon can help put the finishing touches on your perfect look. There are two additional stylists on board to get you ready for every special occasion. Serenity Salon is proud to use Moroccan Oil, Davines and Schwarzkopf products.
  • Available Services: Manicure, pedicure, nail enhancements, women’s cut & style, shampoo and blow dry, up-do/special occasion, men’s cut & style, bridal trial, keratin treatments, deep conditioning & scalp treatment, flat iron/curling iron, colour services, makeup services, eyelash extensions
  • Location: Lower Level of Hilton Sandestin Resort, in the Spa Tower.

Fitness Center

  • Overview: SERENITY BY THE SEA'S SPA HEALTH RETREAT - For an invigorating workout, visit Serenity by the Sea Spa Fitness Center, which is open 24 hours for registered hotel guests and spa members. For healthy inspiration, try one of the fitness classes.
  • Available Services: 24-hour fitness center, fitness classes, personal training
  • Location: Lower Level of Hilton Sandestin Resort, in the Spa Tower.

Food Recommendations?

Sandestin Food Recommendations

Excursion options around the area?

Sandestin excursion ideas

What about shopping?

Sandestin area shopping

Do you recommend Travel Insurance?

In the current travel environment, we always recommend protecting your investment with travel insurance. Receive a quote from a trusted provider here.

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