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1 / 34 Welcome to Family Matters, Aptly Named as its the Perfect Family Beach Near Home



Pets allowed:
Wi-Fi available:

5 Full baths, 1 Half bath

Description from owner

Welcome to Family Matters!

“Family Matters” is the perfect coastal retreat for a large group of friends and family that are looking for luxury and comfort. This home is located a short 5-to-7-minute stroll directly up the street to the shore! This is one of the few homes in the area that also includes an outdoor playset for the kids and features a private 36x16ft pool! “Family Matters” has everything you need for the perfect vacation at the beach. This home is a 9-bedroom, 5.5 bath, luxury home with nearly 5,000 sq. ft. of total living space. The home sleeps 20 in beds and up to 22 with sofa sleeper. For convenience, this home also offers an elevator with access to all three floors!

On the first floor you will find a high-end gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances; comfortable dining arrangements for all your guests including a large formal dining room table; a breakfast nook table; and a large granite bar stool counter adjacent to the kitchen. On this floor, there is one King bedroom with private bathroom. There is also an additional half bath near the common entertaining area.

On the second floor, you will find a secluded sitting room perfect for a second gathering area or for a quiet moment reading or napping on the queen sleeper sofa. Also on this level are 4 King bedrooms, 2 large bathrooms, a separate laundry room, and a fun bunk with two sets of twin-over-twin bunk beds which sleep 4 guests.

The third floor Master King Suite is well-worthy of a home of this caliber. There is a beautiful, vaulted ceiling, elegant crown molding, and a top-end electronics suite. This room opens to a large private balcony. The bathroom is akin to a spa with a large garden tub; separate shower area; spacious dressing area; and a laundry nook with a second washer and dryer set. The third floor also has 2 additional King bedrooms and a bathroom with direct access from both rooms.

The property is situated in the perfect location only 200 yards to beach access on the quiet and un-crowded western end of Scenic Gulf Drive. The home is a few lots off of Scenic Gulf Drive, ensuring that there will never be a problem with traffic or pedestrian noise. The Crystal Beach neighborhood is Destin’s best beach area and is a short distance from Destin’s best shopping and dining locations.

**HOA has strict 5 car parking policy. If you have vehicles that cannot fit properly in the driveway of the home, please contact the office.**

*This home rents only Saturday to Saturday during Spring Break and Summer months.* No College/Student groups allowed. all renters must be 25 and older with the exception of children in families.*

BEACH ACCESS: The beach access for this property is just at the end of the street, a short 5 minute walk!

* BEACH CHAIR SERVICE guests are able to rent through La Dolce Vita for setups located at the restaurant the Crab Trap. Beach Service Vendors are not available for the Hutchinson beach access.*

WEDDINGS/EVENTS - Not Permitted at this Property

Additional Features:

Private Elevator- This home features a private elevator. This is an optional $350 fee to use during guests stays. Guests who opt out of the fee will not have the elevator for use during their stay.*Private Elevator for Baggage or Guests Unable to Climb Stairs ONLY.*

Pool Heat: From October 1st - May 1st, the private pool can be heated for an additional $75/day or $525/week. Pool heat must be purchased for the entire stay.

Sojo Amenities: Beach Reunion is proud to announce our new partnership with Sojo! Each home will now include a starter supply of the following Sojo amenities:

Bathrooms: Message Body Bar, Body Lotion, Body Wash, Shampoo, Conditioner, Hand/Body Bar, and Linen Spray. Kitchen: Dish Sponge, Dishwasher Tablets, Kitchen Wipes, Liquid Dish Soap, and Laundry Tablets.

House Layout

First Floor (Sleeps 2)

Living Room

Dining Room


King Bedroom with Private Bath (sleeps 2)

Half Bath

Second Floor (Sleeps 14)

Sitting Room with Queen Sleeper Sofa (Sleeps 2)

Bunk Room with Two Twin/Twin Bunk Beds (Sleeps 4)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

Laundry Room

Full Bath

Full Bath

Third Floor (Sleeps 6 )

King Master Suite with Private Master Bath (Sleeps 2)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

King Bedroom (Sleeps 2)

Full Bath

Concierge Services

Our concierge can assist with golf, dining, water sports, fishing trips and other services prior to your visit or during your stay. Make the most of your vacation in the Panhandle!

CHECK IN 3:00 PM (CT) | CHECK OUT 9:00 AM (CT)

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Tripadvisor Property ID: 9285981

About the area

This home is centrally located in town. This gives you the best the area has to provide! With 2 large outdoor shopping malls, movie theaters, 50+ restaurants and entertainment. There is a water park called Big Khaunas, The Track in Destin which features go carting, miniature golf, water bumper cars and an arcade. You are a short distance to the major grocery stores Winn-Dixie, Publix, Whole Foods, Fresh Market, Target and Wal-Mart.

Getting around

You can go by car, Golf Cart which we do rentals, or bicycles. These all are great means of transportation for the area. Bike rentals can be rented through a local company called Coastal Cruisers.

Getting here

96 Woodward Street, Destin, FL 32541

Interaction with guest

You can either email us at our office email or give us a call! We are open 7 days a week with someone in office daily from 9am to 5pm central time. We have an emergency line and members of staff on call to assist you during our holidays and out of office hours.

Owner profile

Beach Reunion L.
Years listed:
Based in:
United States

Languages spoken: English

About the owner

Beach Reunion has been managing vacation rentals on the Emerald Coast for sixteen years. We specialize in large luxury beach homes sleeping 14 to 30 people. We are a boutique business with vacation rentals primarily along Scenic Gulf Drive in Miramar Beach, Florida. We also have a coastal collection...

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Check in time: 15:00, Check out time: 09:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through Vacation Home Rentals using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property



  • Bedroom 1: King bed
    Bedroom 2: 2 Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 3: King bed
    Bedroom 4: King bed
    Bedroom 5: King bed
    Bedroom 6: King bed
    Bedroom 7: King bed
    Bedroom 8: King bed
    Bedroom 9: King bed
    Beds in other rooms: 2 Sofa beds


  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Private garden
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Towels provided
  • Wheelchair users
  • Wi-Fi available


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine


  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Water sports
  • Horse riding


  • 5 Full baths
  • 1 Half bath

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