8/9-8/16 $1500 OFF! - LuxuryHome/3Kings/Pool/View

Private pool with kids areaDown By the Sea Balconies W/ Gulf ViewsGourmet Kitchen & Dining areaLiving RoomPrimary Master - 2nd floor2nd Master - 3rd FloorKing bedroom w/ shared bathroom - first floorOne of 2 Kids rooms w/ bunk setsOne of 2 kids rooms w/ bunk setsCrib roomPrivate Pool w/ kids areaMaster bath 2nd floorMaster bath 3rd floorBath first floor w/ tub/shower combo

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Overview

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4
Sleeps: 14
Type: Home
Per week: $1,975 - $5,975
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Destin vacation home rental
Now offering a deep $1,500 DISCOUNT OFF the summer week of 8/9-8/16 which brings the rate down to only $4475/wk + fees! We are also offering the week of 8/16-8/23 for only $3975 + fees (which is our best value of the year).

The Late Summer weeks of 8/23-8/30 and 8/30-9/5 are also now $1,000 OFF our standard rate which brings the price down to only $2975 + fees, and we still have a number of great September and October weeks available for only $2975 + fees, which is great time to come to Destin since the beach weather is gorgeous, the crowds are gone and the rental rates are some of the lowest of the year! Please call Craig to inquire or if you have any questions!

Please call Craig (I'm the Owner) at the number listed in this ad anytime day or evening if you have any questions about our family's vacation home or if you would like to reserve a week! Please know that I am always very happy to speak with prospective renters personally and answer any questions that you might have!

"Down By The Sea" is a Luxury 5 bedroom & 4 bath Beach Home that includes 3 King Suites, spectacular Gulf views from the 2nd & 3rd levels, a large Private Pool with a one-of-a-kind shallow kid’s play area (i.e. only 16" deep) that is perfect for toddlers and small children, 2 heated community pools, private beach access to Destin’s famous sugar white sand beaches, and is located in an exclusive gated Destin neighborhood just steps from the sugar white sand beach!

This home is custom built for 1 to 3 adult families that each want a Master Suite / King bedroom for themselves, 2 bedrooms for the kid's, a crib room for up to 2 babies, and one of our King Suites is located even on the 1st floor for the grandparents or anyone that may have trouble climbing stairs! For families with small children and babies, we provide a full sized baby crib that resides in its own baby room inside the Primary Master Suite. We also provide a pack-and-play, high-chair, 2 toddler booster seats, baby walker seat, umbrella stroller, and kid's pool / beach play toys free to charge! Even though this home has 5 bedrooms, it is perfect for groups between 4 and 14, and we generally offer special discounts to smaller groups! This NEW $1.7+ Million luxury home was carefully designed to exceed the expectations of the most discriminate vacationing family yet was also designed to accommodate the most basic needs of a mother with small children, and is therefore perfect for those desiring to generate lasting family memories!

Our home is also a short walk to 2 very fun family appropriate beach restaurants / beach bars that offer open air seating and beautiful views of the gulf and sand! Both are perfect for drinks, lunch or dinner. Additionally, there is a nice ice cream/sandwich shop less than 1 minute from the back of our home that is a favorite destination for our kid's after dinner! Approximately 2 blocks to the east is a gourmet coffee shop that also serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and there is a great family style pizza parlor that has video games and a juke box! In addition to the local amenities within walking distance, we are less than a 5 minute drive to countless other restaurants, shopping malls, movie theaters, grocery stores, amusement parks, golfing, fishing, etc.

The home boasts 4300 square feet of luxury living space including 900 square feet of private balconies. The home also offers spectacular views of the Gulf, is located approximately 100 yards from the private beach, and is a one-of-a-kind custom Mediterranean style home with a rich stucco exterior and custom tile roof! For families with small children and babies, we provide a full sized baby crib that resides in its own baby room inside the Primary Master Suite. We also provide a pack-and-play, high-chair, 2 toddler booster seats, baby walker, umbrella stroller and kid's pool / beach play toys free to charge!

The yard is truly an oasis and includes a spectacular one-of-a-kind large PRIVATE swimming pool (12'W x 24'L) PLUS a shallow kid’s pool area (7'W x 9'L) that is only 16" deep and is a perfect play area for toddlers and young kids! While the big kids swim at the deeper end of pool and the small kid’s splash in the shallow kid’s area, the adults can relax on the Lounge Deck "INSIDE" the pool that also can accommodate 1 or 2 full-size lounge chairs for sunbathing without leaving the cool waters of the pool! Adjacent to the pool’s lounge deck is also a large sunbathing area on the pool deck, an outside shower, a large covered porch that overlooks the pool, and a professionally landscaped yard!

The 1st FLOOR of the home boasts 10 foot ceilings, a fully stocked gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a spacious open floor plan that includes a large dining area that can accommodate up to 10 at a time, and a large living room that includes a large TV with Digital Cable, DVD and surround sound entertainment.

The 1st floor also includes a large front bedroom with a king-size bed and attached bathroom and walk-in closet (This bedroom is perfect for those older residents or those that have trouble climbing stairs!). The 1st floor also includes a laundry room with washer, dryer and laundry sink, a mud room decorated with white bead board and shelves.

The 2ndD FLOOR boasts 10 foot ceilings, a HUGE primary Master Bedroom and Bathroom Suite that includes a king-size bed, private sitting area, TV/DVD/Phone/alarm clock, three closets, a large private balcony with spectacular views of the Gulf and Destin sunsets, double vanity sinks with custom limestone tops, a whirlpool tub, and a large stone and glass shower. The 2nd floor also includes two large kid’s bedrooms that each has two sets of bunk beds (8 beds total) and a built-in dresser and TV/VCR alcove, and an adjacent kid’s bathroom with double vanity sinks and a tub/shower.

The 3rd FLOOR boasts 10+ foot vaulted ceilings and is the home of the Tower Master Bedroom and Bathroom Suite that includes a king-size bed, TV/DVD/phone/alarm clock, a large private balcony with the most spectacular views of the Gulf and the sunset in the home. The bathroom suite includes a walk-in closet, double vanity sinks with custom limestone tops, a whirlpool tub, and a large stone and glass shower.

In addition to the world famous beaches, Destin also offers many wonderful beachside family restaurants that have open air gulf views, great sport fishing, world class golf courses, great shopping at one of many new malls, and family activities galore at one of Destin’s many kid’s entertainment parks.
Area Information
Our home is also within walking distance to 2 very nice beach restaurants / beach bars that offer open air seating and beautiful views of the gulf and sand! Both are perfect for drinks, lunch or dinner. Additionally, there is a nice ice cream/sandwich shop less than 1 minute from the back of our home that is a favorite destination for our kid's after dinner! Approx 2 blocks to the east is a gourmet coffee shop that serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches as well as a nice family style pizza parlor with video games and a juke box! In addition to the local amenities within walking distance, we are less than a 5 minute drive to countless other restaurants, shopping malls, movie theaters, grocery stores, amusement parks, etc.

Availability Calendar

Rates

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Weekly Monthly Min
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Aug 16 2014 Sep 05 2014 - - $3,975 - 1 Week
Sep 05 2014 Nov 08 2014 - - $2,975 - 1 Week
Nov 08 2014 Feb 28 2015 - - $1,975 - 1 Week
Mar 01 2015 Apr 18 2015 - - $3,475 - 1 Week
Apr 19 2015 May 23 2015 - - $3,475 - 1 Week
May 24 2015 Aug 15 2015 - - $5,975 - 1 Week
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Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 12%
Deposits: Rates do not incl. sales tax, cleaning fee, pool heating & deposits. Now offering a deep $1,500 DISCOUNT OFF the summer week of 8/9-8/16 which brings the rate down to only $4475/wk + fees! We are also offering the week of 8/16-8/23 for only $3975 + fees (which is our best value of the year). The Late Summer weeks of 8/23-8/30 and 8/30-9/5 are also now $1,000 OFF our standard rate which brings the price down to only $2975 + fees, and we still have a number of great September and October weeks
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: *Holiday weeks= $500 premium over std rate. Now offering a deep $1,500 DISCOUNT OFF the summer week of 8/9-8/16 which brings the rate down to only $4475/wk + fees! We are also offering the week of 8/16-8/23 for only $3975 + fees (which is our best value of the year). The Late Summer weeks of 8/23-8/30 and 8/30-9/5 are also now $1,000 OFF our standard rate which brings the price down to only $2975 + fees, and we still have a number of great September and October weeks available for only $2975

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 3 King Beds
  • 6 Twin Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • 2 Cribs
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Private Pool
  • Balcony
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (City Lights)
  • Beach Chairs
  • High Speed Internet
  • Patio
  • View (Ocean)
  • Deck
  • Housekeeper
  • Porch
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Full Kitchen
  • Linens Provided
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Activities

  • Beach
    (onsite)
  • Restaurant
    (onsite)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (<1 mile)
  • Bowling
    (5 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (onsite)
  • Sailing
    (onsite)
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Canoeing
    (5 miles)
  • Boating
    (onsite)
  • Snorkeling
    (onsite)
  • Playground
    (<1 mile)
  • Deep Sea Fishing
    (5 miles)
  • Children's Pool
    (onsite)
  • Surfing
    (onsite)
  • Shopping Area
    (<1 mile)
  • Fishing
    (5 miles)
  • Jet Skiing
    (onsite)
  • Water Skiing
    (onsite)
  • Tennis
    (1 mile)
  • Horseback Riding
    (5 miles)
  • Kayaking
    (onsite)
  • Whale Watching
    (onsite)
  • Live Entertainment
    (2 miles)
  • Lake
    (5 miles)
  • Ocean
    (onsite)
  • Windsurfing
    (onsite)
  • Miniature Golf
    (2 miles)
  • Scuba Diving
    (5 miles)
  • Parasailing
    (onsite)
  • Golf
    (<1 mile)
  • Movie Theater
    (2 miles)
  • Water Park
    (5 miles)
  • Pool
    (onsite)
  • Grocery Store
    (<1 mile)
  • Amusement Park
    (5 miles)
  • Aquarium
    (10 miles)
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Our home is also within walking distance to 2 very nice beach restaurants / beach bars that offer open air seating and beautiful views of the gulf and sand! Both are perfect for drinks, lunch or dinner. Additionally, there is a nice ice cream/sandwich shop less than 1 minute from the back of our home that is a favorite destination for our kid's after dinner! Approx 2 blocks to the east is a gourmet coffee shop that serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches as well as a nice family style pizza parlor with video games and a juke box! In addition to the local amenities within walking distance, we are less than a 5 minute drive to coutless other restaurants, shopping malls, movie theaters, grocery stores, amusement parks, etc.


For families with small children and babies, we provide a full sized baby crib that resides in its own baby room inside the Primary Master Suite. We also provide a pack-and-play, high-chair, 2 toddler booster seats, baby walker, umbrella stroller and kid's pool / beach play toys free to charge!

Reviews for this vacation home rental in Destin, Florida

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Lisa Lehman

Minneapolis, Mn

Very Impressive

This house exceeded our expectations. Very clean and beautiful. Our kids were always in the pool and we enjoyed the surround sound music while sitting poolside. So close to the beach. Very well furnished and Janet responded immediately when we had a question or minor problem. Very Very happy with our stay. Glad we didn't stay anywhere else.

Teresa DeWeese

Dothan, Alabama

This is a beautiful vacation home!

We were a family of 7 adults and 3 children, ages 8, 5, and 3 yrs. old staying in this home. Everything is just as the pictures show-this is a beautiful home inside & out! The home is decorated beautifully and looks new. It has been well maintained by the owners and previous vacation renters. The kitchen is well stocked with anything a cook would need. We grilled a couple of times on the outdoor grill. The children loved playing in the pool when we were not at the beach. We especially liked the 16" water in one area of the pool for the 3 yr. old to play in. There is an outside storage bin with all the pool toys one would need. The beach is a short walk and there is a convenient place to shop across the street. We look forward to our next trip back as a family reunion.

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Craig B

Craig B

314-503-7721

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    My wife and I built this home a few years ago for our family and we included many very nice upscale amenities that cannot generally be found in the typical 'rental house' that is listed on the Internet. Because this is our private home we take GREAT care to insure that we only rent to nice families that...
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