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The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“family pool”(18 reviews)
“adult pool”(13 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
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06 May07 May
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Despite my room being right in front of the elevator, the view was exceptional and overlooked the park and ocean. I loved the small balcony and it was a great spot for morning coffee. The bathroom is huge and contains a distinct tub and shower,...More

Thank Rahul R
Response from David M, General Manager at The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Rahul, Thank you for being our guest to The Henderson and for providing you feedback from your stay to assist us in making adjustments within our guest services. We greatly appreciate a candid review to assist us in attending to the details and service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel, grounds and amenities are beautiful. That being said, we had a lot of issues with the service over the weekend. From the front desk, the waitresses in both the bar and restaurant as well as manager in the restaurant (very rude to the...More

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2  Thank pinkymeier
Response from David M, General Manager at The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear pinkymeier, Thank you for providing your outlined feedback from you stay. I sincerely apologize for the lapse in our services that you have described. Our team is in total agreement that each point you have outlined is beyond outside our service standards, and we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Henderson is a great hotel. The room is beautiful, the pool is nice, and the grounds are well kept. The other amenities were nice and the front staff is really nice for all they put up with on the front line. It is right...More

2  Thank Joyce B
Response from David M, General Manager at The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Joyce B, Thank you for providing your review and for being our guest at The Henderson. Please accept my sincere apologies for your delayed check in and lapse in housekeeping services. The shortcomings you encountered most certainly will hold any hotel or resort back,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very beautiful place with a pristine beach, but unfortunately, to us, it was overvalued! We experienced poor service in the restaurants, particularly the bar at the pool. We could never get any service at the pool and the Horizon restaurant. Our room...More

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1  Thank ffarivar
Response from David M, General Manager at The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear ffarivar, Thank you for being our guests. I regret that your stay did not provide the exceptional service standards that we aim to provide day in and day out. I will be addressing your experience at the restaurants, particularly at the pool, to make...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must say I have never been on a resort quite like The Henderson. My wife booked this hotel for my birthday/anniversary and from beginning to end it was a blast. It’s a pricey place but with so many amenities available it’s really a steal....More

Thank Destin B
Response from David M, General Manager at The Henderson - A Salamander Beach & Spa ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear DNAonVacay, Thank you for being our guests to The Henderson during your double celebration of birthday & anniversary! Happy birthday and congratulations on your anniversary from all of us at the resort! We are delighted to read that from 'beginning to end' this special...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$328 - US$559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Destin
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Destin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$328 - US$559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Destin
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Destin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (336)
Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (48)
Dining (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Questions & Answers
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TIPATL
25 March 2018|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Great question, TIPATL. At this time, our beach chairs are first come, first serve with attendants available to assist at the beach with your rental. We guarantee, there are plenty available for all our guests to enjoy a... More
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Tamara B
23 March 2018|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Yes, of course, Paul V! The hotel and resort are open 24/7 for 365 days of the year to welcome you as our guest. Availability for a reservation may be made through our website or by contacting a Reservation Specialist at... More
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Connie05342
22 February 2018|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Dear Connie, Thank you for your question regarding the referenced $100 per day incidental authorization placed on all reservations. This is a credit authorization to allow for billing to rooms and incidentals. It is... More
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Room Tips
"Make sure you learn about your assigned room before hand and its not located by the elevator shaft."
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"The TV Guide and the programs on the TV don't match and the channel selection is poor. Bring your ROKU..."
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"get a room facing the pools, or an ocean view"
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