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Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort Honors and Thanks Military

Resort Welcomes Active and Retired Military to Enjoy A Getaway with Deeply Discounted Rates this Veterans Day Weekend

DESTIN, FL, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - November is one of the most patriotic months of the year, with both Election Day and Veterans Day on the calendar. Sandestin invites those who fought for our freedom to enjoy a special weekend of R&R on November 8-11.

Retired and active duty members alike are being honored this Veterans Day weekend with special rates and discounts at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. With deluxe accommodations starting at $77, Sandestin is offering a host of attractive discounts from free ice skating in the Village to discounted golf and so much more.

The Village of Baytowne Wharf is sending its salutes by offering military and local appreciation day on Nov. 8. Ice Skating and zip lines will be free all day to military families with a valid ID.  Special discounts will be offered as well at the Village shops, boutiques and eateries.

Swing into fun on one of the resort's award winning golf courses for special discounts as low as $39 a round. Offers include golf at the Links Golf Courses for only $39 or Baytowne Golf Club for $45; Test your skills at the Raven Golf Club for only $59. For tee times call 850.267.8155.

Sandestin's beach concierge also has veterans and military personnel covered with a 50 percent off beach chair and umbrella rentals. Parents and children can also have a break and get discounts too with 50 percent off Club KZ supervised children's programs.

For people wanting to escape with overnight accommodations for the weekend, Sandestin has deluxe studios starting at only $77 a night. For those with families, larger units are available as well including a one bedroom in the Grand or The Luau by the Beach is only $109. Mention Code: SALUTE.

Members of the military can also have a great lunch with a beautiful view at Finz Beachside Grille, with a 20 percent discount. Hours of operation there are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

"Sandestin recognizes the sacrifices our military men and women make each day," said Mark Hodgdon General Manager of Sandestin, "The opportunity to enjoy some affordable R&R this Veterans Day weekend, is just one of the ways we can say thank you and honor them for their service."

For information and reservations call 1-866-91-BEACH or visit www.sandestin.com.

About Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was named the #1 resort on Florida's Emerald Coast. The resort invites guests to a world of 2,400 acres and 30 charming neighborhoods featuring 1,300 Destin vacation rentals, villas, town homes and the best in hotel accommodations. A member of Visit South Walton, the resort features more than seven miles of beaches and pristine bay front, four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19 swimming pools, a 113-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, meeting space and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village with shopping, dining and nightlife. Travelers are invited to download Sandestin's APP for iPhone and Android devices, or become a Facebook Fan or Twitter follower for the latest events and news. Visit www.sandestin.com.

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