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Welcome to Hotel Effie. We’re so glad you’re here. Included in your stay and destination fees are various activities intended to inspire and delight you. Whether it’s an early morning bike ride or late-night disco party, Hotel Effie warmly invites you to experience something special. Won't you join us?

Calendar of Events

woman on floor conducting sound healing

Sound Healing Sessions

Longleaf - 2nd Floor

When: Thursdays at 7:30 am

Relax your mind and body to instrument vibrations

Public Welcome


Sunrise Rooftop Yoga

Ara Rooftop


Every Wednesday 7:30am - 8:30am

Saturday 7:30am – 8:30am

Public Welcome


Acoustic Music

Acoustic Music Series

Ara Rooftop

Enjoy relaxing melodies as the sun sets over the Choctawhatchee Bay.


Tuesday - Sunday 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Public Welcome


Live DJ

Ara Rooftop

Get moving with the up-tempo beats by local DJs.


Tuesday - Saturday 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Public Welcome

Silent Disco

Silent Disco

Ara Rooftop

Keep the party going with your own private headphones!


Thursday - Saturday 10:00 pm - 12:00 am

Public Welcome

couple on bikes

Bike Rentals

Guests of Hotel Effie receive two (2) 4-hour bicycle rentals each day of your stay.

Call 850.267.6363 for more information

A couple on a stand-up paddleboard

Kayaking and Boogie Boards

Guests of Hotel Effie receive one hour of free kayaks and boogie boards.

Call 850.267.8171 for more information

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Guests of Hotel Effie receive one hour at Sandestin Tennis Center. 24-hour advance reservation required.

Reservations are required. Call 850.267.7060.

A couple playing a round of golf

Sandestin Golf

Game-changing challenges, spectacular views of the Choctawhatchee Bay, marshes, wetlands, pine forests are just a few words to describe the four golf courses located at Sandestin Resort.

Book a tee time



Resort Tram

Access to Sandestin beaches via tram pickup in front of Hotel Effie.

The resort tram arrives approximately every 30 minutes. Check out the live tram map here.

Hotel Effie

1 Grand Sandestin Boulevard

Miramar Beach, FL 32550