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Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort

9815 US Highway 98 W, Miramar Beach, FL 32550-4969
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 20/08/18 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20/08/18 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#13 of 19 hotels in Miramar Beach
Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort, nestled on 27-acres with lush, manicured grounds, overlooks the sugar-white sand beaches of South Walton. The resort features Gulf-front condominiums, lakeside villas and Carolina-style cottages -- along with an excellent staff ready to fulfill your vacation needs. The on-site tennis center features Rubico, clay courts, 2 pickleball courts along with USPTA trained tennis professionals offering lessons and clinics. The resort also features several pools, hot tubs, grilling/picnic areas, basketball hoops, horseshoe pit, and children's playground. A private dune walkover provides direct access to miles of white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Tennis court
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Hot bath
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Room features
Air conditioning
Additional bathroom
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Mike S wrote a review Jul 2021
Noblesville, Indiana6 contributions3 helpful votes
Unit 1503 was NOT a good experience. I can only echo many other reviews I'm reading here. Detail will make this sound like an instant replay. Ignore the comments of the marketing person. They are in marketing mode and trying to shift blame to someone else. YOUR name is on these deals and its time you stepped up and made this place worthy of its high cost. The entry door was split from top to bottom, and so was the frame, certainly giving the appearance of attempted forced entry. Damage like this should be repaired immediately: No excuses. Two elevators? Not during our stay. Allegedly out of order and during our days there, there was NEVER a repair person in sight. (Residents told us "this is nothing! This place has had it!") If you want to get an elevator during check in time: You're out of luck! The condo was barely clean... a 6 on a 1 to 10 scale. The view was excellent, but that's no thanks to Hidden Dunes / Newman Dailey. Traffic is incredible. In the awful sense of the word. I have more... and I have pictures... but what's the point. The "marketing" person is going to shift blame onto someone else. MAYBE it's someone else's fault, but Newman Dailey / Hidden Dunes is putting their names on it and will certainly take your money. It saddens me to see they are getting four stars! I don't get it at all. If Destin turns you on... you owe it to yourself to stay somewhere else!
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Date of stay: May 2021
Room Tip: Choose a room elsewhere. Keep Driving!
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Response from Tracy Louthain, Marketing at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Responded 05 Aug 2021
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We’re disappointed to hear that it did not meet your expectations. While you may think this is marketing speak, we truly care about our guests’ vacation experience. We know that families save all year to make their trip to the beach and our team is passionate about making it the best it can be. Unfortunately, there are simply things that are out of our control. Our team cannot fix the elevator. We’re reliant on the HOA, the elevator repair company, the parts manufacturer, shipping company, etc. However, there are things within our control including the cleanliness of the vacation rental. We have shared your review with our housekeeping manager and he was extremely disappointed that we did not deliver on this expectation. We pride ourselves on our 100% performance guarantee and had we known that your rental was not cleaned to your standards we would have happily sent someone back out. Traffic during peak summer season is definitely out of our control, which is why Hidden Dunes Resort Tennis Center has opened a general store to provide guests and owners basic supplies to help keep them out of traffic. We invite you return during one of our slower fall or winter months when crowds are a distant memory, traffic returns to its normal flow and elevators are up and running and easily accessible. We’re glad you enjoyed the view and hope there was some bright spots on your vacation.
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LouisianaDeltagirl wrote a review Oct 2020
Mississippi332 contributions149 helpful votes
Hotel's Favourite
Love this resort fir family fun We stayed in 606 with large balcony with dining table three bedrooms three baths kitchen and large living area This is a corner apartment and the views were panoramic Swimming pool large and plenty of lounge chairs but water in pool was freezing cold Short walk down to beach rentals umbrellas and chairs come with the unit Very friendly staff We use Newman Dailey to book unit they are absolutely the greatest in matching your family to facility Loved the beautiful grounds Will definitely stay again
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Date of stay: May 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from Tracy Louthain, Marketing at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Responded 02 Jun 2021
Thank you for sharing your experience! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the resort and Hidden Dunes Condo 606. We enjoyed having you as our guest and look forward to welcoming you back to the beach!
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Shonda M wrote a review Jun 2021
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This is a gorgeous property. It is family oriented with beautiful fountains, large pool with hot tub, gas grills, well light walk ways the lead to the beach. The place 212 was clean with all necessary amenities. We didnt meet one person that wasn't friendly. Highly recommend the Hidden Dunes
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: There isnt a gym on this property
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Response from Tracy Louthain, Marketing at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Responded 30 Jun 2021
Thank you for sharing your experience. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed Hidden Dunes Resort and your vacation rental. We look forward to welcoming you back when it's time for your next beach vacation.
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Larry E wrote a review Jun 2021
Athens, Georgia26 contributions18 helpful votes
While the Condo, weather, waves, and sand was fabulous, at the Hidden Dunes, the Beach Blue Property Management was HORRIBLE. We travel once per year with our Two Daughters and Two Grand Boys 5/13. One Car 6 people, 10 hour drive, with small utility trailer for all luggage, beach toys, etc. Our contract with Beach Blue Properties stated we had 3 parking spaces reserved. However, Hidden Dunes has a NO TRAILER policy, never stated by Beach Blue. The Guard gave us 10 minutes to unload and get the 8' trailer off the property. (at 8 pm) We had to waste 3 more hours finding a parking place off site for the trailer (risking theft), there were lemon rinds (stinking) in the disposal, Sand on the couch, Sand on the floor, Dustbunnies and Beer poptops found under the beds, SAND IN THE BED SHEETS, Stained dishwear, a refrigerator which was not cold, freezer which melted all our ice cream. But to top it off, the RUDENESS of the Beach Blue employees when we reported it. Nice Place, but NEVER trust Beach Blue to be honest about what to expect, even if it is in writing. Read their BBB ratings for further horror stories about Beach Blue Property Management. Even the Gate Security Codes, Wifi Password, and Beach Access codes were ALL WRONG, causing us an extra 2 hours figuring it out for ourselves.
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Date of stay: May 2021
Room Tip: Avoid booking with Beach Blue Property Management
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Response from Tracy Louthain, Marketing at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Responded 18 Jun 2021
We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the condo, the views, and the beach at Hidden Dunes Resort. However, we’re disappointed to learn of your experience with your property management company. Since Hidden Dunes Resort condominiums, villas, and cottages are all individually owned, some are managed by different vacation rental companies or by the owner themselves. The on-site property management company is Newman-Dailey Resort Properties, which is on-site and able to provide immediate service and address any issues. In addition, their guest portal provides visitors with all the information they need in advance, including the "no trailers" rule so guests can plan accordingly. We're disappointed to learn you were not informed of this in advance. We hope you'll give Hidden Dunes Resort another chance for future vacations.
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MrsSki13 wrote a review Jun 2021
Littleton, Colorado16 contributions19 helpful votes
We stayed in Beach Cottage 198 from June 4-10. The place could really use some TLC. The floors were dirty, the screened in porch hadn’t been swept in goodness knows how long, there is a major squirrel issue on the property. Seriously, at least 10 squirrels were running around the patio. The description of the beach being a minutes walk away is not true. They offer a tram service to get there. The pool was nice and clean with plenty of chairs, but no umbrellas. And the newly remodeled master bathroom, whoever did this renovation did a poor job. The sink faucet was hard to reach on the above counter sink, the shower door was in the way of the shower head. We had guests above us with a toddler and we could hear everything that child did. We would not stay there again. Too expensive for what you get.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: The traffic is a major issue as the road is under construction. Don’t shop at the Winn Dixie,...
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Response from Tracy Louthain, Marketing at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Responded 18 Jun 2021
Thank you for your recent review. We’re disappointed that your beach cottage did not meet your expectations. Each vacation rental cottage at Hidden Dunes Resort is individually owned and varies in terms of quality, cleanliness, and upgrades. While there are never guarantees on who you’ll have as neighbors, by using the on-site property management company, Newman-Dailey Resort Properties, you’ll at least have the peace of mind knowing that you’ll receive prompt reliable service if there are cleanliness or maintenance issues. We’re glad you were able to take advantage of our seasonal tram service to the beach and hope you’ll give Hidden Dunes Resort another chance to make a first impression.
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US$390 - US$831 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Nearby attractions include Escapology Destin (1.0 km), Footprints Gift Shop (0.8 km), and Sirens Lingerie and Swim (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a fitness centre.
Which room amenities are available at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
Is parking available at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bijoux, SunQuest Cruises, and Seagar's Prime Steaks & Seafood.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort?
Yes, self serve laundry and a washing machine are offered to guests.