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1 Grand Sandestin Boulevard, Miramar Beach, FL 32550
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
Updated 16/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 16/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#7 of 19 hotels in Miramar Beach
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You’ll find an extraordinary treasure nestled between the white sandy beaches and emerald green water of the Gulf Coast and the living shorelines of Choctawhatchee Bay in Northwest Florida. Vibrant and elegant, comfortable and refined. A beautiful, new luxury 250-room hotel. Welcome to Hotel Effie.
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Property amenities
Valet parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Bicycles available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Rooftop pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Shallow end in pool
Fitness classes
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Happy hour
Outdoor dining area
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Boating
Canoeing
Tennis court
Water sport equipment rentals
Fishing
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Spa
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Head massage
Manicure
Massage
Neck massage
Pedicure
Salon
Waxing services
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Walk-in shower
Room service
Safe
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
On-demand films
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English
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Jacque B wrote a review Yesterday
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Everyone at the Hotel Effie has been exceptionally friendly and customer service focused! Unexpectedly I needed to change my hotel room. The front desk staff was so kind and accommodating! On top of that they sent their lead concierges to help me with the room move she made everything a breeze and made me feel great about the rest of my day! My husband and I are staying here for a week and we are so grateful to be experiencing some southern hospitality and fantastic luxury!! I know from executing my over-the-top incentive travel programs that keeping good employees is a challenge for every employer And it looks like the Effie Hotel is doing an amazing job! Sharon the sales manager has been awesome to work with in advance! Brad Busby I need to meet you; we share the same last name. Let’s connect when I’m here.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
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Sherry Williams/V Walker wrote a review 21 Oct
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The hotel is beautiful. The location was excellent. Tanesha was awesome. After finding out that my husband and I were celebrating our 21st wedding anniversary, we found Champagne, wine and snacks in our room. It was a welcomed surprise. Tanesha is definitely an ASSET that this establishment should retain. WE WILL BE BACK. Oct. 7-10
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Steph C wrote a review 21 Oct
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I was in town for a work meeting and booked my first facial treatment. Sarah was so wonderful and really made the experience stress free and so comfortable for me. Would love to come back if I get the chance.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
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Hancock wrote a review 20 Oct
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The front desk, cleaning, and bell staff are the ones to rave about for sure, Tanesha was our favorite. These team members are patient, talented and generally uplifting to be around. A couple of places I did not have a consistently good experience. The dining room staff rushed but not to take care of the patrons. We watched other couples receive the same poor service but great food. The staff walked very quickly to gather behind the bar but not to serve the clients. The roof top bar had a tender that was not very engaging nor accommodating to charge the room. "Machines broke, maybe tomorrow." Back the next day, "Machine not fixed, maybe tomorrow." Major eye roll here.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Jason W wrote a review 19 Oct
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Outstanding. Had a small hiccup with some details on the reservation but Michael the Manager went above and beyond to take care of it. All the staff were fantastic, including Andrea at the front desk, Peter at valet, Ray at The Lobby Bar, Brandon at Spa Lilliana, and Courtney at the Ovide. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay. I'll definitely be returning.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Hotel Effie, Other at Hotel Effie Sandestin
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Thank you for your review of Hotel Effie. We are very glad you enjoyed our beautiful hotel and we greatly appreciate your positive thoughts on our welcoming atmosphere, fantastic staff, and amazing service at The Lobby Bar! We are also happy to hear your experiences were so impressive post the small hiccup! Our staff takes great pride in working towards meaningful solutions should any hiccup arise. We hope to see you back again soon!
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United StatesFloridaFlorida PanhandleDestinMiramar Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
250
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Effie Sandestin
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Nearby attractions include Destin Jeep Rentals (0.1 km), Grand Boulevard at Sandestin (0.1 km), and The Zoo Gallery (0.10 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Yes, valet parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Conveniently located restaurants include Vin’Tij Food & Wine, Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar, and Cantina Laredo.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and fitness classes during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Effie Sandestin?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Hotel Effie Sandestin offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business centre and meeting rooms during their stay.
Is Hotel Effie Sandestin accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.