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The crown jewel of Miramar Beach, Florida, Scenic 98 is a magnificent seaside neighborhood built for vacation royalty. Located on the sugar sands of Miramar beach and a short drive from bustling downtown Destin, the community of Crystal Beach off Scenic 98 is ideal for travelers looking to book a once-in-a-lifetime Florida beach vacation. 

At Crystal Beach, you can start your mornings with a walk on the beach or around the block to enjoy the sights. You’ll catch picture-perfect views of the sun rising over the Gulf of Mexico as this quiet neighborhood is a short walk from the beach and in full view of the beautiful Florida coastline. 

To make sure your stay is worry-free and you’re able to spend the most time in the sun, your accommodation will come fully equipped with all the tools necessary to enjoy your relaxing time on the sands of Miramar Beach, Florida. Beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards and sand toys are all available for you convenience. Booking with My Vacation Haven also means you’ll have access to exclusive deals and coupons to give your time out exploring the area some added value. 

Crystal Beach is proximal to all the sights, sounds, restaurants and attractions that nearby Destin has to offer. Biking and walking trails accompany the nearby Scenic Gulf Drive, allowing visitors to stroll to the nearest grocery stores and cafes for convenient stops. Within a short drive you’ll find an array of shopping options at the Silver Sands Outlets and Grand Boulevard center. From name brand to boutique shopping options you’ll also be close by to countless dining venues. The nearby Destin Commons, in the heart of Destin, offers even more shopping venues that will require extra space in your suitcase in order to return from this Florida beach vacation. 

Crystal Beach is also situated between a number of sports and outdoor activities to help you round out a comprehensive Florida beach vacation. The nearby Emerald Bay Golf course and Indian Bayou Golf and Country Club offer scenic 18-hole courses across from inland lakes and ocean views. Kelly Plantation Golf Club offers bayside views along its fairways and the nearby Regatta Bay Golf and Yacht Club also offers some of the most picturesque views available for your next golf outing. Start your day with an early morning tee time to beat the heat before recharging back at your beach vacation rental.

The area’s mix of sand and woodland also offers numerous nearby opportunities to explore the local wildlife from one of its many state parks. The seaside Henderson Beach State Park is the perfect venue to for a scenic hike, a hallmark to the Miramar Beach, Florida experience. Just minutes away along Highway 30A, you’ll also find the Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, a great local preserve with natural lakes available for fishing and camping. 

A stay in Crystal Beach also means you’re just minutes from all the sights and sounds of downtown Destin. For a day of family fun, check out Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park. This fun water park is the perfect place to spend the afternoon cooling off among over 40 of its exciting attractions. Swing by The Track at Destin for a go-kart adventure or a round of mini golf. 

Crystal Beach offers many oceanfront dining options close by for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Try some fancy fresh seafood at Camille’s for traditional plates and sushi, or make your way to Pompano Joe’s for a go-to happy hour in the sand. Louie Louie’s in Santa Rosa Beach offers an eclectic and memorable menu, and VKI will satisfy your craving for Asian cuisine. The dining choices on Scenic 98 are endless! (And will satisfy any palate!)

The Scenic Highway 98 and Crystal Beach community is also a prime location to venture out to sea and try your hand at the area’s favorite pastime: fishing! Book an inland, offshore or deep-sea adventure to take you Florida beach vacation to the next level by bringing home your own freshly caught dinner. 

You’ll experience the full beauty of the area and the convenience of visiting locations from Santa Rosa Beach to Destin and beyond. It’s everything that a Florida beach vacation has to offer. This community is perfect for vacationers looking to unwind on the sugar sands and crystal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Let the sea breezes greet you as you relax or recharge while experiencing all the excitement and entertainment the area has to offer. Secure your magical Florida beach vacation today with My Vacation Haven and add a luxurious stop along Scenic Highway 98 to your vacation schedule.