Things to do on the North Florida Gulf Coast

Welcome to Our Beautiful Beaches!

Planning a beach vacation involves a great deal of planning and thought. Once you connect with our experienced guest service agents and they pair you with the perfect community and property for your beach vacation, look here to find out more about our beach communities. From beach to bay and everywhere in between, North Florida offers miles of award-winning beaches with white sand, emerald blue waters all under beautiful sunshiny days. Whether you choose lounging on the beach, perfecting your tennis serve or taking one of the many championship golf courses, Russell Vacation Rentals is here to make your vacation a pleasure in every way.

Village of Baytowne Wharf™

Village of Baytowne Wharf™

Located within the Sandestin® Golf and Beach Resort, The Village of Baytowne Wharf™ offers guests of all ages an enjoyable place to find great food, shopping, entertainment and more day or night. Seasonal fireworks, outdoor movies, live music, holiday events, wine, food or beer festivals and more are just a few of the options awaiting at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Located on the Bayside of the resort, be sure to visit the Baytowne Marina for a beautiful sunset or early morning walk along the Choctowhatchee Bay.
Location: Baytowne Wharf
Phone: 850-267-8000
World’s Luckiest Fishing Village - Destin, Florida

World’s Luckiest Fishing Village - Destin, Florida

Destin, Florida is not only known as one of the world’s most beautiful beach communities but has also earned the nickname of The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village. Anglers can expect to encounter a variety of species during an offshore charter. Common catches include Red Snapper, Mackerel, Amber jack, Grouper, Bonito, Flounder, Porgys, Mangrove Snapper, Trigger Fish, and Marlin.
Location: Destin, Florida
Beaches and Festivals

Beaches and Festivals

Known for the most beautiful, white-sand beaches around, the beaches of South Walton are the perfect location for your families getaway! Miles and miles of pristine beaches await, where the mottos "leave no trace" is enforced with pride and with the idea of always looking ahead to preservation. While lounging on the beach all day is ideal, The Beaches of South Walton have become renowned for their many wine, beer and food festivals scattered throughout the year.
Location: South Walton and Destin, Florida
Golfing in and around South Walton and Destin, Florida

Golfing in and around South Walton and Destin, Florida

You`ll appreciate the selection of over 10 private and public golf courses in and around South Walton and Destin Florida. At the heart of your golf vacation is the Sandestin resort which offers a selection of fun activities including tennis, retail shops, restaurants and nightlife.
Location: South Walton and Destin Florida