Destin Bay House

Northwest Florida



Situated directly on the glistening waters of the Choctawhatchee Bay, the Destin Bay House is positioned to offer you a one-of-a-kind wedding experience that is above all else. Whether you envisioned a sunset ceremony on the white sandy beaches of Destin, Florida or a reception spent dancing under the stars, rest assured that the Bay House will make these dreams a reality. The Destin Bay House offers a wide variety of picture-perfect settings, both indoors and out, that can be tailored for weddings of every size to match your own personal style. Under a canopy of trees or along the dock, you’re sure to dazzle guests with a stunning celebration. From the charming screened porch and outdoor deck to the separate Bridal Cottage and bonus rooms, the commitment to you is to provide an elegant atmosphere that separates your wedding from the rest. What makes the Bay House so special is that it provides a gathering place for your family and friends to share for one of life’s biggest occasions.

Venue Style

Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 140 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 80 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 12:00 PM CST. Music must be turned off by 10:00 PM, guests must depart by 10:30 PM, and everything must be off the property by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,500 to $6,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Destin Bay House is estimated at between $10,351 and $19,916 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Linens provided

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:30PM