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Sea Shell - Gulf View - 7 nt Opening - August 21 - 27 - $825/7nts or $125/nt

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Southern Living Reader's Choice Award for Best Beach Town & Family Vacation

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sunset Cottages condo description

Take a moment to READ OUR 140+ OUTSTANDING GUEST REVIEWS!! THEY SAY IT ALL!!

Voted 13 years running as Southern Living Readers' Choice Award for Best Beach Town and Family Vacation!! Voted Top/Best/#1 Beach by USA Today, Family Fun Magazine, and Travelocity !!

FREE BEACH SERVICE INCLUDED March 1st thru October 31st ! Beach Umbrella & 2 Chairs Already Setup at the beach for you!! Just Check In & Relax! ***

FREE Wireless Internet!!! Bring your laptop and Surf the Web while at the Sea Shell!!

The Sea Shell condo is located in the cozy 19 unit Sunset Cottages complex on Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. It is “Gulf Side”, just over 200 steps from the sand, so no roads to cross and you can be relaxing on the beach in minutes!

You will love your 2nd floor views of the “sugar sand beaches and emerald waters” of the Gulf from the many windows and 2 balconies. Inside there is a spacious 800 sq.ft. for you to lounge and relax which includes; large great room, large bedroom and bath, built in 2000. The décor reminds you of the soft relaxing colors of the sand and sea, and of course Sea Shells.

Combine your great views with the ocean breeze and there is no better way for you to spend the evening after a day of fun in the sun.

The large great room includes a spacious fully equipped kitchen, dining area with a dining table that seats up to 6 people, and living area. The living area includes a queen-size sleeper sofa, loveseat, tv with full cable, dvd/vcr player, and a stereo. The great room has two large windows and french doors opening onto a second balcony with views of the Gulf.

The large bedroom has its own private additional entrance to the bathroom, a king-size bed with a top of the line pillow-top mattress, tv with dvd and full cable, and a private balcony. There is a spacious hallway with built-in twin bunk beds.

The condo can sleep up to six people.


The unit is equipped with washer, dryer, blow dryer, ironing board, and iron. Many other basic supplies are provided for your comfort and convenience.

The Sunset Cottages complex has a private pool with restrooms, outside shower and a large deck area with grills for chillin and grillin.

The Sea Shell is located less than 10 miles from both Eglin and Hurlburt Air Force Bases.

The Northwest Florida Regional Airport is just 11 miles away and Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional Airport is 47 miles away from the Sea Shell.

Best of all the condo is located just minutes away from great family entertainment including: amusement parks, boating excursions, charter fishing, Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier, golf, go-carts, The Gulfaruim, mini-golf, parasailing, Silver Sands Outlet Mall, scuba and snorkeling, watercraft rentals, Big Kahuna's Water Park and some of the best restaurants and seafood anywhere!


We constantly strive to make the Sea Shell Your best ever Vacation Home!!


Keywords: Sea Shell Condo

Property Type

  • 4 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years old....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bunk Area

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          • King size beds (1) Top of the Line Sealy Euro-Pillow Top King Mattress., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Beautiful 'Sea Shell Theme' Queen Sleeper Sofa., Bunk Beds (1) Built In Twin Bunk Beds with Memory Foam. Fun for the kids!!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Fully equipped kitchen. Everything you could possibly need to create a gourmet meal....moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            GE Dishwasher with all the bells and whistles....moreless

          • Stove:

            Electric Stove/Oven Combination....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            With Built-In Icemaker....moreless

          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Towels Provided:

            Bathroom Towels, but Not Beach Towels....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Private Condo Parking Lot....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Stack Washer/Dryer Unit...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Air Conditioning
          • Linens Provided
          • Heating
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Beach Service Included - Large Umbrella & 2 Beach Chairs - Setup at the Beach for you!!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                32' LED HDTV w/ DVD/VCR/Cable in Great Room and 26' LED HDTV w/ DVD Cable in Bedroom....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) Full Cable in both Living Room and Bedroom....moreless

              • Video Library:

                Lots of VHS Tapes & DVDs- Children & Adult...moreless

              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • DVD Player
              • VCR

              Communications

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Cox High Speed Wireless Internet.. Bring your pc and surf the Web!!...moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Pool in middle of Sunset Cottages Complex. Just down the steps from your front door....moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Balcony:

                        (2) One large balcony w/ Gulf Views off the great room and one smaller balcony w/ Gulf Views off the bedroom....moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Nice paved patio inside the shared pool area to relax and BBQ with 2 large tables and plenty of seating....moreless

                      Theme

                      • Adventure
                      • Away From It All
                      • Family
                      • Romantic
                      • Tourist Attractions

                      Location & View

                      • Beach View:

                        Large Gulf View from windows and balconies....moreless

                      • Ocean View:

                        Large Gulf View from windows and balconies....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Theme Parks
                      • Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Parasailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Groceries
                      • Fishing
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Shelling
                      • Museums
                      • Cinemas
                      • Zoo
                      • Churches
                      • Marina
                      • Playground
                      • Ruins
                      • Water Parks
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Restaurants
                      • Boating
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Sailing
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 148 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer 2014
                      Jul 5 - Aug 8, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $185
                      $1,200
                      Late Summer
                      Aug 9 - Sep 1, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $125
                      $825
                      Fall
                      Sep 2 - Oct 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $105
                      $675
                      Winter '14/15
                      Nov 1 - Mar 6, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $75
                      $450 $1,200
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • Cleaning Fee $70 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 11%

                      Notes:

                      $250 Refundable Damage Deposit Due at booking. Deposit Refund Check, less any charges, mailed to you after condo inspected for damage at check out.

                      Gladly accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover - 3% Credit Use Fee.

                      Rental Amt due 30 Days Prior to Check In - Short-Term Stay (less than 28 Days)

                      Rental Amt due 60 Days Prior to Check In - Long-Term Stay (28 Days or more)

                      Min Age to book 25 years of age


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                      Last updated: 07/09/2014
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                      Location

                      • Okaloosa Island Pier

                        "The original Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier. The current pier opened in 1998 and now goes out ..."

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                      • Track Family Recreation Center, The

                        "For fun in the fast lane, the recreation center lets families race around in go-karts and en..."

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                      • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park

                        "Located in the heart of Destin and encompassing 25 acres of fun-filled space, Big Kahuna's o..."

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                      • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

                        "Florida's oldest marine park (1955) hosts Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, California sea lions..."

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                      • Emerald Coast Convention Center

                        "The Emerald Coast Conference Center is a meeting mecca with 35,000 square feet of flexible m..."

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                      • Lost Lagoon Adventure Golf

                      • Emerald Coast Science Center

                        "A child's fantasy museum of science, it stimulates the imagination with interactive fun and ..."

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                      • Publix Pharmacy

                        "Awesome Grocery Store about 2 miles from the Sea Shell Condo. They have just about everythi..."

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                      • Indian Temple Mound Museum

                        "The 6,000-piece exhibit, showcasing America's largest collection of Southeastern Indian cera..."

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                      • Harborwalk Village

                      11 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Northwest Florida Regional Airport
                      66 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Okaloosa Island

                      Car: Recommended

                      'Big Kahunas' Water Park, Snorkeling, Fishing Charters, Dolphin Cruises, Shell Cruises, 'Gulfarium', Fishing Pier

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      About the owner: I have been coming to Florida's Emerald Coast since I was a child (35+ yrs) and I truly believe these are the most beautiful beaches in the USA!! The emerald clear water, sugar white sand, amazing attractions, and beach bathing make it the perfect vacation spot for my family and hopefully yours!!

                      Why the Owner Chose Sunset Cottages:
                      Since October 2004 I have owned a piece of this paradise, the Sea Shell. From the moment I bought the Sea Shell my goal was to make it the best vacation desination on Okaloosa Island. I constantly strive to provide outstanding guest service and the best vacation home. I want you to come back time and time again. Since October 2004 I have had the privilege of providing an outstanding vacation destination to hundreds of guests. Just read our outstanding reviews, they speak for themselves!

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      Great Location, Family Friendly, Beautiful Beaches!


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • Southern Living Reader's Choice Award for Best Beach Town & Family Vacation

                        Southern Living Reader's Choice Award for Best Beach Town & Family Vacation

                      • Beach Service provided for you to relax on our "Sugar White Sand" Beaches

                        Beach Service provided for you to relax on our "Sugar White Sand" Beaches

                      • Summer on Gorgeous Okaloosa Island Beach

                        Summer on Gorgeous Okaloosa Island Beach

                      • Expansive Gulf View from both balconies & windows (Pic #1 of 2)

                        Expansive Gulf View from both balconies & windows (Pic #1 of 2)

                      • Another view from main balcony of the beach and Gulf of Mexico

                        Another view from main balcony of the beach and Gulf of Mexico

                      • Sea Shell's Great Room. Living, Dining, Kitchen area all in one big open space

                        Sea Shell's Great Room. Living, Dining, Kitchen area all in one big open space

                      • Great Room-queen sleeper, loveseat, 32" LED HDTV, dvd/vhs, movies, stereo, Wi-Fi

                        Great Room-queen sleeper, loveseat, 32" LED HDTV, dvd/vhs, movies, stereo, Wi-Fi

                      • Dining Area seats 6 and gulf views from large window & balcony thru french door

                        Dining Area seats 6 and gulf views from large window & balcony thru french door

                      • Large Bedroom has king size euro-pillow top mattress, 26" LED HDTV, dvd

                        Large Bedroom has king size euro-pillow top mattress, 26" LED HDTV, dvd

                      • Easy access to twin bunkbeds in hallway

                        Easy access to twin bunkbeds in hallway

                      • Bathroom view from bedroom entrance Bathroom has shower/tub combo

                        Bathroom view from bedroom entrance Bathroom has shower/tub combo

                      • View from pool deck to steps leading to the Sea Shell front door on 2nd floor

                        View from pool deck to steps leading to the Sea Shell front door on 2nd floor

                      • Beautiful 'Emerald Waters' of the Gulf, less than 200 steps from the Sea Shell

                        Beautiful 'Emerald Waters' of the Gulf, less than 200 steps from the Sea Shell

                      • Beautiful Gulf of Mexico less than a 2 minute walk from the Sea Shell

                        Beautiful Gulf of Mexico less than a 2 minute walk from the Sea Shell

                      • Breath-taking Sunsets on Okaloosa Island Beach

                        Breath-taking Sunsets on Okaloosa Island Beach

                      • More View requires 2 photos for entire view (Pic #2 of 2)

                        More View requires 2 photos for entire view (Pic #2 of 2)

                      • One of 19 condos in the cozy, family friendly, Sunset Cottages Condo Complex

                        One of 19 condos in the cozy, family friendly, Sunset Cottages Condo Complex

                      • View the Gulf from a large window, and french doors leading to a large balcony

                        View the Gulf from a large window, and french doors leading to a large balcony

                      • Kitchen is equipped with everything you need to create gourmet meals

                        Kitchen is equipped with everything you need to create gourmet meals

                      • Bedroom entrance view. Bedroom has balcony to relax and enjoy partial Gulf views

                        Bedroom entrance view. Bedroom has balcony to relax and enjoy partial Gulf views

                      • Kids love sleeping in built-in twin bunks! Mattress equipped with memory foam

                        Kids love sleeping in built-in twin bunks! Mattress equipped with memory foam

                      • Bathroom has 2 entrances, from both bedroom and hallway. This is hallway view

                        Bathroom has 2 entrances, from both bedroom and hallway. This is hallway view

                      • Pool located out front door, down steps 
Large deck w/ grills, restrooms, shower

                        Pool located out front door, down steps Large deck w/ grills, restrooms, shower

                      • A Guest's Photo from Sea Shell's Balcony

                        A Guest's Photo from Sea Shell's Balcony

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                      This listing was first published here in 2001.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, July 06, 2014

                      $75 - $185 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/09/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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