With emerald green waters and soft, white sand beaches, the Emerald Coast is an ideal destination for your next getaway. To change up the scenery, spend some time outdoors away from the long stretches of silky sand and experience nature on the tiny island of Jolee.

A Picturesque Natural Environment at Jolee Island Nature Park

Stroll along the serene nature trail at Jolee Island Nature Park in Destin Florida, where the people are few and the views are plenty. A cool breeze often blows off of the water, which you can enjoy while watching fish jump about. Find a quiet place to rest and soak in the bay views or explore and discover all that nature has to offer. Jolee Island Nature Park can be accessed via a picturesque wooden bridge along the island’s eastern edge. Alternatively, rent kayaks or canoes from the marina for an enjoyable paddle over. Either way, be sure to pack snacks and drinks for the day, as there are no amenities available on Jolee Island. This little getaway spot is a great place to bring the whole family. Kids will love the playground which features swings, a pirate boat, playhouses, and tree houses. Bring along a Frisbee, a kite, or some other outdoor play items to extend your day of fun. This is a great spot to spread a blanket to enjoy a family picnic or use one of the picnic tables provided. There are also several benches located throughout to pause for a rest. Bring along your swimsuits to splash and play in the water or explore the tidepools! 

Planning Your Excursion

The Jolee Island Nature Park in Destin Florida is situated along Choctawhatchee Bay in Walton County and is accessed from the grounds of the Sandestin Resort. The Sandestin Resort is located in Miramar Beach at 9300 US-98 West. 

Contact Us

At Five Star Properties, we offer only the most exceptional properties for your vacation in Destin and along 30A. We hand select the finest beachfront homes to ensure that you enjoy a luxurious escape. Our vacation planners are dedicated and personable, providing a personal greeting upon arrival, in-house concierge services, and free passes to daily activities and attractions throughout your stay on the stunning Emerald Coast. From picturesque beachfront cottages to lavish estates with private pools, we have a wide range of stunning properties to choose from. Please contact us with any questions at (850) 374-6032 or info@fivestargulfrentals.com, or browse our listings to book accommodations for your Emerald Coast getaway today!

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