Grayton Beach is one of the small, pristine, and largely undisturbed villages in South Walton. If you’re looking for a spot where you can relax and just leave all your worries behind, where you can be away from the noise and crowd, then this is the perfect getaway place for you. Whether you’re looking for a long-term rental or just staying for a few days, this community has plenty to offer. From fine 30a inn and suites, beaches, and more.
With a reputation for being one of the most beautiful beaches in the country, Grayton State Park is about 2,000 acres of shoreline and coastal forest. If you love to explore hiking trails, then expect to spend a lot of time here. With plenty of nature trails, you’ll be in your element. You can also go canoeing with friends. That, or try fishing in freshwater or saltwater with the family. You can also go paddle-boarding. With so much to do, you’ll want to set aside an entire day or two here.
There’s a Shard Shop in Grayton Beach, and it’s a popular spot for both locals and tourists. You can make your own masterpiece in the glass. Nope, you won’t need to worry about bringing along supplies or tools on your vacation. The shop provides them all. The only thing you’ll need to bring is an awesome amount of creativity, along with friends and family. Prepare to have a ton of fun as you all try to create your very own ShardWorx piece. More than wonderful artworks, these are also excellent as mementos, so you’ll always have something to remember your trip by.
Amongst so many, one of the fun things to do in Grayton Beach is to try a wonderful range of seafood that you can nosh on. Whether its shrimp, squid, fish and more, you can count on them being fresh every day. That often means a treat for your taste buds. If you’re ready for some gastronomic action, then hit restaurants in town like the Red Bar. You can enjoy a feast without breaking the bank. Go for take-outs if you want to enjoy your food while lounging back in your room back at the hotel.
If you haven’t already done so, then this is the perfect time to join a guided fishing trip. Learn about different types of fish that populate the town’s coastal waters. Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen and camera because you’ll want to capture a ton of unforgettable moments.
If you’re going for some much-needed relaxation, though, then enjoy actively doing nothing. Just bask in the sun, surf, and sand on the beach. Lie down on a picnic mat with a book and dive into a story while you’re surrounded by sky and sea. Sip Mai Tais or just sleep all day to the sound of water. You’ll be recharged and refreshed in no time.