Top selling beachfront condos for 2022

Beachfront condo sales in Destin and the Gulf Coast is one of the hottest real estate markets in Florida.  Great vacations go hand-in-hand with waterfront properties, and the city of Destin has everything you could want in a holiday or retirement destination. The soft, white sand beaches beckon with their Gulf of Mexico playground. Whether it's water sports, world-class fishing, beachcombing, or simply relaxing in the sun, it doesn't get much better than Destin.

Owning a beachfront condo and everything you could desire is right at your doorstep. This sought-after setting is perfect for vacations, retirement, or a lucrative investment rental. A beach condo is an excellent investment that can be self-sustaining. In 2022, sales of beachfront condos near Destin and along the Scenic 30A produced double-digit increases in Average Sales Prices

Below, we'll take a look at some of the most popular and desirable beachfront condos on the market right now. You'll be amazed by what you can find in these prime locations. This is your ultimate guide to  beachfront condo sales in Destin and the surrounding Gulf Coast. It's the perfect place to get started when researching your own  condo purchase or sale.

Below you'll find:

Beachfront Condo Stats & Trends

We've started off with a preview of some quick stats for 2022 beachfront condo sales. This will answer some of your common questions about condo sales and 2022 trends.

Following this, are detailed sales numbers for Destin and nearby Gulf Coast beachfront condos. You'll see a year-over-year comparison of Number of Condos Sold, Sold Volume, Average Sales Price and the Percent of List Upon Sale. Enjoy, and if you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact Tim Shepard for any questions or information.

Destin Beachfront Condos - Quick Stats 2022

How many beachfront Condos were sold from January 1 - December 31, 2022 in the Destin & Gulf Coast area?

# of Condos Sold in 2022: 736

What was the average 2022 list price for Destin beachfront condos?

Average list price: $1,029,613

What was the average 2022 sale price for Destin beachfront condos?

Average sale price: $1,001,016

Did beachfront condo prices drop in 2022?

Not at all. In the areas covered here on the Florida Gulf Coast, condo prices increased by 24%.

What was the average square feet for Destin beachfront condos?

Average Sqft: 1,385

How long did Destin beachfront condos remain on the market?

Average Days on Market: 42

What was the Highest Selling Price for a Destin area beachfront condo in 2022?

With a selling price of $5,300,000, Thirty One on 30A produced the highest selling beachfront condo in the Destin area in 2022. This esteemed Gulf front condominium in Santa Rosa Beach boasts 335 feet of white sand beach and offers a private 4-acre setting along the Scenic 30A highway. Known for its exclusivity and luxurious features, there are just 31 residences in Thirty One on 30A, each with expansive  floor plans and breathtaking Gulf of Mexico vistas. The average selling price is approximately $4,900,000, with the lowest being $4,500,000 and the highest $5,300,000.

This particular residence measured over 3,300 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Accessed by a private elevator, this turnkey beachfront condominium was tastefully decorated with a spacious open floor plan, over-sized bedrooms and incredible Gulf views. 

Pool at Thirty-One on 30A

2022 Beachfront Condos Stats and Trends

After the soaring numbers that the market experienced in 2021, beachfront condo sales in Destin and 30A saw a more balanced market in 2022. While the volume of sales may have decreased, the Average Sales Prices for Gulf front condos have experienced double digit increases. Average Sales Prices in Miramar/Sandestin Resort increased by a resounding 42%, 30A West went up 35%, and 30A East by 32%.

2022 beachfront condo sales in Destin and surrounding Gulf Coast

This data is obtained from the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, Inc. (ECARMLS)

Beachfront Condo Guide

This is of the most extensive lists of beachfront condos for Destin and the surrounding 30A. Get average 2022 listing prices for each, and link to available condos for sale. While many are focused on finding a beachfront condo in popular areas such as Destin, Santa Rosa Beach or Miramar Beach, there are several nearby communities with an increasing Gulf front condo market that may be worth a second look. Some of these include Navarre Beach and Fort Walton Beach. 

Beachfront Condo List

Hottest Selling Gulf Front Condos in Destin & the 30A

Below is an extensive list of the top Gulf front condos in the Destin and 30A area. Sorted by price, the guide includes the city, Average Selling Price, and whether the properties accommodate Short Term Rentals, No Rentals, or have a Minimum Rental Period. You can also click through to information pages for each, including current listings. If rental capability is important, it's always best to verify with your real estate agent as terms can change.

Condo Community


Average Selling Price

Short Term Rentals

No Rentals

Min. Rental Period


Over $1 Million

Andante Seacrest $5,150,000    ✔  
Thirty One on 30A Santa Rosa Beach $4,900,000      ✔
Costa Blanca Santa Rosa Beach $3,932,500      ✔
Villa Burago Miramar Beach $3,881,000      ✔
Henderson Beach Villas Destin $3,775,000    
Sanctuary by the Sea Santa Rosa Beach $3,085,000    
Watersound Beach Watersound $3,000,650  ✔    
Martinique Destin $2,800,000    ✔  
Delos Miramar Beach $2,763,333    
Park Place on Seagrove Beach Seagrove Beach $2,712,500    ✔  
Signature Beach Destin $2,700,000    
The Legacy Santa Rosa Beach $2,387,500    
Adagio Santa Rosa Beach $2,362,500  ✔    
Bella Vita Santa Rosa Beach $2,323,500     ✔ 
Regency Towers Destin $2,321,000    ✔  
High Pointe Inlet Beach $2,308,333    
Southwinds at Sandestin Miramar Beach $2,264,167    ✔  
1900 Ninety Eight Destin $2,212,500    
Tranquility on the Beach Inlet Beach $2,100,000 ✔     
Villa Coyaba Destin $2,162,500    
Grand Dunes Miramar Beach $2,082,000    
St. Thomas at Silver Shells Destin $2,075,000   ✔   
Green Reef Destin $1,900,000    
St. Kitts at Silver Shells Destin $1,856,559      ✔
Hidden Dunes Grand Villas Miramar Beach $1,684,833   ✔   
Silver Beach Towers Destin $1,523,855    
Blu Fort Walton Beach $1,440,146    
Bella Riva Fort Walton Beach $1,328,750     ✔ 
Jade East Towers Destin $1,276,500    
Emerald Dunes Destin $1,267,500    
Whispering Sands Santa Rosa Beach $1,255,000    
Capistrano Seacrest Beach $1,255,000    
Inn at Blue Mtn Beach Santa Rosa Beach $1,235,250    
Beach Retreat Miramar Beach $1,200,000    
Destin Towers Destin $1,178,120    
Dunes of Seagrove Santa Rosa Beach $1,150,000    
St. Croix at Silver Shells Destin $1,131,333    
Caribbean Resort Navarre $1,131,250    
Destin Gulfgate Destin $1,124,000    
Westwinds at Sandestin Miramar Beach $1,062,900    
St. Maarten at Silver Shells Destin $1,030,885    
Azure Fort Walton Beach $1,020,286    
The Crescent at Miramar Beach Miramar Beach $1,015,000    
Waterview Towers Destin $1,012,500   N  


Sterling Shores Destin $997,967    
St. Barth at Silver Shells Destin $983,700    
Tides of Destin Destin $950,000   ✔   
Beachcrest Seagrove Beach $930,000    
Sterling Sands Destin $922,250    
Tides at Tops'l Miramar Beach $916,000    
Sides Moreno Destin $909,000 N    
Palms at Seagrove Santa Rosa Beach $906,500    
Emerald Towers Destin $905,557    
Majestic Sun Destin $903,333    
Compass Rose Miramar Beach $900,000 N   30 Days
Beach Colony Navarre $893,867    
One Seagrove Place Santa Rosa Beach $870,000    
St. Lucia at Silver Shells Destin $851,180    
Gulfshore Destin $850,000 N    
Huntington by the Sea Miramar Beach $832,500    
East Pass Towers Destin $825,200   ✔   
Emerald Grande Destin $810,700    
Tops'l Beach Manor Miramar Beach $801,333    
Blue Tide Seacrest $800,000    


Summerwind Navarre $797,000    
Edgewater Beach Miramar Beach $789,288    
Mistral Seacrest Beach $788,750    
Beachside 1 & 2 Miramar Beach $787,208    
Navarre Towers Navarre $783,500    
Beach House Miramar Beach $762,357    
Inlet Dunes Inlet Beach $750,000    
Pearl of Navarre Navarre $749,000    
Turtle Walk Fort Walton Beach $749,000    
Aegean Destin $745,000    
Coral Reef Club Destin $710,500    
Inlet Reef Club Destin $705,000    
Sea Oats Fort Walton Beach $701,400  ✔    
Waterscape Fort Walton Beach $700,930    
Water's Edge Fort Walton Beach $694,980    
Dune Pointe Fort Walton Beach $693,333    
Crystal Sands Destin $687,500    
Magnolia House Destin $687,375      ✔
Shoreline Towers Destin $684,025    
Gulf Dunes Fort Walton Beach $683,450    
Surf Dweller Fort Walton Beach $674,730    
Mainsail Miramar Beach $672,139    
Grand Mariner Destin $665,500    
Destin on the Gulf Destin $658,750    
Destin Surfside Destin $639,000    
Island Echo Fort Walton Beach $618,800    
Pelican Beach Resort Destin $604,875 ✔     
Island Princess Fort Walton Beach $603,750    


Sandpiper Cove Destin $581,450    
Destin West Fort Walton Beach $573,700    
Sundestin Destin $566,029 ✔     
Cabana Club Destin $550,000    
Pelican Isle Fort Walton Beach $546,730    
Breakers of FWB Fort Walton Beach $544,494 ✔     
Holiday Surf & Racquet Destin $542,457  ✔    
Ariel Dunes Destin $540,833  ✔    
Nautical Way Destin $539,000  ✔    
Maravilla Destin $526,500  ✔    
Poolside Villas Destin $512,500  ✔    
Silver Dunes Destin $508,800  ✔    
Islander Condo Destin $505,250  ✔    
Islander Beach Resort Fort Walton Beach $503,200  ✔    
Valencia Destin $500,000    N  

Under $500k

South Bay by the Gulf Destin $495,000  ✔    
Jetty East Destin $483,072      ✔
Nautilus Fort Walton Beach $470,600  ✔    
El Matador Fort Walton Beach $405,600  ✔    
Aqua Villa Fort Walton Beach $385,000  ✔    
Seaspray Fort Walton Beach $342,500  ✔    
Misty Breeze Fort Walton Beach $289,900  N    


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