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Hotel Description

The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort's good location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Destin Commons. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle, plus 2 outdoor pools. Built in 2016, this 5-star resort has 170 rooms over 4 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a deep-soaking bathtub.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with furnished balconies, pillowtop beds and deep-soaking bathtubs
  • Free WiFi
  • Options for a bite to eat or a refreshing drink include 4 restaurants, 2 coffee shops/cafés, a beach bar and a poolside bar
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Valet parking and self-parking available for a fee
  • Splash around at the lazy river or swim in the 2 outdoor pools
  • Treat yourself to manicures and pedicures, deep-tissue massages or aromatherapy at Salamander Spa
  • Services include a kids' club, dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services
  • On-site recreation includes a 24-hour fitness centre, complimentary bicycles and yoga classes
  • Guests speak favourably about the area's walkability and the helpful staff
  • 14 minutes by car from Destin Harbor Boardwalk and 6 minutes from Henderson Beach State Park
  • Free local-area shuttle service
  • Dogs welcome for a fee (restrictions apply)

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Courtyard View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
£171* Per night/room 10 May - 11 May

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Pool View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Pool View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Partial Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 Bedroom, Pool Access (Emerald)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

About the The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort

Location 200 Henderson Resort Way, Destin, FL 32541

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 22 March 2020 to 30 April 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

Feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the private white sand beach, located just 75 yards away. Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities, such as umbrellas and sunloungers. At The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort, you can cool off in one of the 2 the outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 4 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, A beach bar, and A poolside bar. WiFi is free in public spaces. This luxury resort also offers a kids' pool, a 24-hour fitness centre and a hot tub. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. Parking is available for a fee. This 5-star Destin resort is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 170 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 4 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 2 coffee shops
  • 10000 sq ft of conference space
  • 929 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 2016
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Kid's club (surcharge)
  • Supervised kids' activities (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • On-site shopping
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools -2
  • Children's pool
  • Lazy river
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional) (29.1 km / 18.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 5 mi; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort offers 170 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 43-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Destin resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include a safe and complimentary bottles of water. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Deep-soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a full breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Signature Restaurant – On-site restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Late-night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a lazy river, a spa tub, a 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Beach yoga on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

Salamander Spa has 11 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 11
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 25

Special check-in instructions:

For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 135.00 per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 85 lb)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmationService animals are exempt from fees.

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Fitness centre access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Business centre/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 40 for adults, and USD 10 and USD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 120.00 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 15.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 135.00 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Henderson Salamander Beach Resort Destin
  • Henderson Salamander Beach Resort
  • Henderson Salamander Beach Destin
  • Henderson Salamander Beach
  • The Henderson a Salamander Beach Spa Resort
  • The Henderson, A Salamander &
  • The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort Resort
  • The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort Destin
  • The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort Resort Destin

You should know

  • The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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