Destin Waterfront Homes

Buyers will find a variety of waterfront homes for sale in Destin and the surrounding area, including condos that overlook the Gulf of Mexico and beachfront estates with deep water dockage for large pleasure craft. You can choose from Intracoastal Waterway, ocean, bay, canal or bayou waters when looking for a waterfront property for you and your family. For a real treat, check out the waterfront homes overlooking rare coastal dune lakes in Destin and off the Scenic 30A Highway.

Read more about waterfront communities in the area, or view all Fort Walton Beach and Destin waterfront homes for sale.

Destin Waterfront Homes For Sale

Sort by:

Destin Waterfront Homes For Sale - Market Stats

Waterfront Homes sales data is provided by the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors and reflects 12 months of sales data.

  # Listings Avg. DOM Avg. Price Highest Price Lowest Price Avg. Price/SqFt Highest Price/SqFt Lowest Price/SqFt
Active 117 104 $3,012,420 $15,000,000 $310,000 $677 $2,367 $209
Sold (Last Year) 265 308 $2,003,901 $25,000,000 $295,000 $523 $1,890 $171

Last Year Sales By Month

Highest Sales by Month

Oct 2021 - 737 Bayou Drive, Destin, FL
Sold
737 Bayou Drive, Destin
Privacy and quality abound throughout this sprawling five-bedroom waterfront estate on Joe's Bayou, offering a peaceful deep water ownership experience for discerning buyers who simply demand the best. Expertly designed and built by Reiker Homes, this...

Detached Single Family

5 Beds
5 Baths
6,456 SqFt
View Details
Nov 2021 - Lot 3 Driftwood Point Road, Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Sold
Lot 3 Driftwood Point Road, Santa Rosa Beach
To be built.

Detached Single Family

5 Beds
6 Baths
6,500 SqFt
View Details
Dec 2021 - 132 Sandprint Circle, Destin, FL
Sold
132 Sandprint Circle, Destin
When the owners of this spectacular Gulf front retreat named if after one of Jimmy Buffett's songs, ''Semi True Story,'' they were locking on to one of the best lines of the song, as this house runs all the way to the sea. From its recent and complete...

Detached Single Family

8 Beds
9 Baths
6,000 SqFt
View Details
Jan 2022 - 3212 Bay Estates Circle, Miramar Beach, FL
Sold
3212 Bay Estates Circle, Miramar Beach
Find bay-front luxury living at its finest in this immaculately updated estate. Having received a new addition and complete renovation inside and out, this stunning home has to be seen to truly understand the architectural quality and attention to detail....

Detached Single Family

4 Beds
5 Baths
6,994 SqFt
View Details
Feb 2022 - 4756 Ocean Boulevard, Destin, FL
Sold
4756 Ocean Boulevard, Destin
Welcome to 4756 Ocean Blvd in the Exclusive Destiny By The Sea. This Stunning Gulf Front Home is a One of A Kind Master Piece. Located on one of the Larger Gulf Front Lots in Destiny By The Sea, this home is a Beautiful 7 Bedroom, 8 Bath, Movie Theatre,...

Detached Single Family

7 Beds
9 Baths
6,674 SqFt
View Details
Mar 2022 - 3023 Club Drive, Miramar Beach, FL
Sold
3023 Club Drive, Miramar Beach
An extraordinary 1.5 acres and 104' of irreplaceable frontage on the Choctawhatchee Bay awaits you here in the private Burnt Pine neighborhood of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. With westerly sunset views, it's no wonder the original developer custom...

Detached Single Family

6 Beds
6 Baths
5,800 SqFt
View Details
Apr 2022 - 3469 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL
Sold
3469 Scenic Highway 98, Destin
THE BEST IS YET TO COME with this Amazing Executive home situated on 78 ft. of lake frontage with tranquil lake views, and gorgeous Gulf views from the south-facing front of the home. Every level of this three-story coastal beauty is perfectly planned to...

Detached Single Family

8 Beds
9 Baths
6,489 SqFt
View Details
May 2022 - 1201 Baycrest Cove, Destin, FL
Sold
1201 Baycrest Cove, Destin
Idyllic in locale, construction, and architectural significance, this majestic bayfront legacy property provides the ultimate in fit, finish and experience for all who spend time enjoying the grounds. Encompassing an irreplicable 278 feet on the...

Detached Single Family

5 Beds
6 Baths
7,269 SqFt
View Details
Jun 2022 - 39 Sandy Dunes Circle, Miramar Beach, FL
Sold
39 Sandy Dunes Circle, Miramar Beach
This 10.78 Acre Property is the ''Crown Jewel'' of the Emerald Coast with approx. 270' Gulf of Mexico/Beach and Hwy 98 Frontage. The existing 25,963 SF Estate Home has been ''gutted'' so will most likely be a tear down to obtain the Beach Frontage. The...

Detached Single Family

6 Beds
8 Baths
13,230 SqFt
View Details
Jul 2022 - 55 Lands End Drive, Destin, FL
Sold
55 Lands End Drive, Destin
''Footprints by the Sea''- Impeccably maintained and prominently positioned on the Gulf in Destin Pointe. It offers 70 feet of Gulf frontage sitting directly East of the East Jetty in Destin, with sweeping Gulf views in either direction. Destin Pointe is a...

Detached Single Family

5 Beds
6 Baths
4,726 SqFt
View Details
Aug 2022 - 132 Sandprint Circle, Destin, FL
Sold
132 Sandprint Circle, Destin
True Beach front luxury! From the breathtaking views from multiple balconies to the secluded beach, this is a coastal delight! With its recent and complete renovation to its Gulf front pool and spa, Semi True Story is a true Gulf front masterpiece. It...

Detached Single Family

7 Beds
9 Baths
5,924 SqFt
View Details
Sep 2022 - 1807 Driftwood Point Road, Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Sold
1807 Driftwood Point Road, Santa Rosa Beach
Behind the gates of Grand Cove sits this beautiful estate, with some of the most amazing bay views we have seen. Architect Geoff Chick masterfully updated the home in 2018, taking full advantage of the prominent site and selecting timeless and exquisite...

Detached Single Family

4 Beds
4 Baths
4,217 SqFt
View Details
Oct 2022 - 3551 Scenic Highway 98 Unit 12, Destin, FL
Sold
3551 Scenic Highway 98 Unit 12, Destin
With too many upgrades to list & rental projections above $140k/year, this poolside/lakefront/& Gulf-view renovated retreat is furnished & a true standout among the Destiny Beach Villas. impact-rated windows/doors, plantation shutters on doors/windows,...

Detached Single Family

4 Beds
4 Baths
1,920 SqFt
View Details

Destin & Fort Walton Beach Waterfront Properties

Real estate buyers looking for a house along the water will find a beautiful array of styles to choose from in Destin and the Fort Walton Beach area. There are golf homes in Emerald Bay, Kelly Plantation and Regatta Bay that also offer water access and beautiful views. Indian Bayou and Joe’s Bayou offer deep, protected waters ideal for dockage and slips for large watercraft. Destin boat homes are very popular with the sport fishermen and boating enthusiasts who come to Florida seeking the ultimate in fishing and boating opportunities.

Choctawhatchee Bay, with its many communities, offers a variety of beachfront homes right on the Bay, from posh condos overlooking the water to dock front estates with their own deep water boat slips. Communities on Choctawhatchee include Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Freeport, Niceville, Shalimar and Valparaiso, and several neighborhoods in North Santa Rosa Beach. Choctawhatchee Bay homeowners have direct access to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, the sheltered waters of the Bay, deep water fishing and the Gulf of Mexico.

The Intracoastal Waterway runs from Carrabelle, FL to Brownsville, TX. Choctawhatchee Bay is a part of this 1050-mile inland waterway. Completed in 1949, the Intracoastal Waterway is mainly used for barge transportation, but is also used for tours, recreational boating and access to Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf. In the Destin area, waterfront properties on the Intracoastal Waterway also afford their owners some incredible wildlife viewing.

Beach or Gulf Front Communities in Destin

If you're seeking a Gulf front home in Destin - one that actually sits on the sand, just steps from the Gulf waters, then the following beachfront communities should be added to your shopping list:

Holiday Isle

Holiday Isle canal front homes are another option for boating enthusiasts. Holiday Isle is a small, 3-mile-long island just across from Destin with 18 sumptuous Gulf front properties spanning over 2,000 linear feet of soft white sand. The island has ample room for pleasure-craft along the sides of the canals, which provide access to Destin Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico. Gulf front homes, canal front houses and Destin-facing properties are all available.  View homes for sale in Holiday Isle

Destin Pointe

Situated next to the East Pass access from the Gulf of Mexico to the Intercoastal Waterway, Destin Pointe is a desirable gated community on Holiday Isle. Beachfront addresses in Destin Pointe range from 48 to 71 Lands End Drive. View homes for sale in Destin Pointe

Dunes of Destin

Dunes of Destin features eleven beachfront lots ranging from 112 to 132 Sandprint Circle. This gated beachfront community in Destin has 600 feet of private deeded beach, heated community pool and a fishing lake - all in the heart of the finest restaurants and shopping in Destin. View homes for sale in Dunes of Destin

Crystal Beach

It's not uncommon to see beach homes upwards of 12,000 square feet side-by-side next to charming beach cottages in Crystal Beach. Twenty eight beachfront lots range from a spacious 1/3 to 1/2 acre in size and are found in addresses from 2938 to 3486 Scenic Highway 98. View Homes for sale in Crystal Beach

Destiny by the Sea

When it comes to beachfront communities in Destin, Destiny by the Sea is considered the crème de la crème. There are approximately thirty-six Gulf front homes or lots in Destiny by the Sea, spanning 2,000 feet of beach, houses may be found from 4700 to 4772 Ocean Blvd. View Homes for sale in Destiny by the Sea

Contact Tim Shepard to get the latest information on waterfront homes in the Destin area.

^ Back to Destin Waterfront Homes