Beautiful Beach Bungalo -- Fins & Family Bungalo
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review
This upscale, beautifully decorated 3 Bedroom 3.5 bath cottage is located in 'The Bungalos' a quaint neighborhood inside the gated community of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Destin. Directly across from the Bungalo neighborhood POOL
***SPECIAL RENTAL RATE FOR WEEKLY SUMMER BOOKINGS PAID IN FULL FOR PRIOR TO March 1 - $100 OFF LISTED RENTAL RATES***
This upscale, but cozy and inviting, Bungalo home features new coastal cottage furnishings with plenty of storage, and whimsical beach accents throughout. The home has a large open-plan family room, kitchen with GE Profile appliances, granite countertops with breakfast bar and dining area. Two sets of French doors open onto a large 10'x20' screened porch. Guests will appreciate the spacious rooms, high ceilings, crown moldings, travertine floors, designer custom cabinetry, and distinctive hardware.
The master bedroom with king bed with a top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest Mattress, night tables, armoire, TV/DVD/VCR, private bathroom and walk-in-closet is on the first level. Two large guest bedrooms with their own full bathrooms are upstairs. The queen guest suite features a comfortable, queen bed, two night tables, dresser, and tall chest for plenty of storage, oversided chair and TV. The second guest bunk suite with large dresser and TV/DVD/VCR easily sleeps 4+ with 1 double bed with pull out twin trundle, 1 bunk bed with lower level double futon and upper twin bunk.
This rental is frequently used by the owners, and the comforts of this home are evident in the top of the line mattresses, appliances, furnishings, and amenities. This is not a bare bones rental. Wireless Internet. Cable TV in main living room and all bedrooms. Stereo system. DVD players. Many extras such as exercise weights/mat, DVDs, videos, books, pool and sand toys, board games, tennis rackets, fishing gear, bikes, and toys galore. Outdoor large Grill; private rear patio area with smaller grill.
Kid friendly, even an ice cream maker. This is the perfect home away from home!
Beach is less than a half a mile away as the crow flies. Short tram/bike/car ride to beautiful beaches, Marina, Tennis Center, the Village at Baytowne Wharf and Grand Boulevard. Parking for cars and bikes is available at the beach and can also take the free tram with wrist bands provided free by owner. The Bungalos at Sandestin is a special neighborhood for an unforgettable getaway.
At Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort indulge in endless resort amenities from four championship golf courses : (making Sandestin one of the top Florida golf resorts), 15 world-class tennis courts, full-service marina, water sports, charter sailing and fishing, extensive bike trails, boutique, designer and outlet shopping, fine and casual dining, state-of-the-art fitness center, professional salon and day spa and fun children's programs. Over 7 miles of beach and bayfront, make Sandestin the choice for those desiring the best of Florida beach resorts. If you prefer solitude, Topsail State Park with its picturesque sand dunes and nature trails is just a short bike ride up the road. Enjoy every imaginable convenience from resort-wide transportation and a host of complimentary amenities each day of your stay.
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- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Car Available
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- King size beds (1) Master Bedroom - King Bed with top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest Mattress - on first level, Queen size Beds (1) Large Upstairs 1st guest room with queen bed with top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest mattress, Double Beds (1) Large Upstairs 2nd Guest room with top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest mattress, Twin or Single Beds (1) Large upstairs 2nd Guest room with top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest mattress, Baby Cribs (1) Port-a-Crib, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen pull out sleep sofa in living room, Bunk Beds (1) Large upstairs 2nd Guest room with top of the line Simmons World Class Beautyrest mattress...moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- As of March 1, 2013 the SunShine Shuttle was established for Private Resort Transportation and our home is a participant. Special wrist bands are available for our guests for traveling to/from the beach or elsewhere inside the resort including Baytowne Warf, the beaches and the Marina and to the Publix and Grand Boulevard Shopping and Restaurant area. Spa facilities on resort. 4 Golf courses. Many shops, restaurants and activities within the resort. www.sandestin.com The home has a golf cart available with special fee arrangements on booking the unit. Extra services such as chef, housekeeper available for additional fee....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Golf Course View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
- Porch / Veranda:
- Water Sports Gear:
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Heated Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
VRBO Bear stayed here:
I just had a fantastic trip to Destin, Florida! I stayed at the Fins and Family Bungalo at the Sandestin Resort, and it was amazing.
The bungalow itself was perfect for the family I travelled with. It was two stories, three bedrooms, with a screened in front porch. The house was nicely stocked with comfy sheets, fluffy towels, amazing beds, a fully equipped kitchen (including an ice cream maker,) games, books, beach chairs, bikes, a grill, cable TV, a computer with internet access, wifi, a washer and dryer, a travel crib, and more. It had everything you could possibly need for a wonderful trip with kids.
The bungalow’s location was also perfect. It’s in the Sandestin Resort, a large resort with all kinds of fun things to do. The bungalow is right across the street from a wonderful swimming pool. There’s a free shuttle that takes you to all areas of the resort, including the beach, a high end shopping center, and the Baytowne Wharf area with wonderful restaurants, shops, and activities. The young girls I was travelling with loved Baytowne Wharf almost as much as the beach!
The bungalow comes with access to Sandestin’s private beach, which was spectacular. But it’s also a short drive to wonderful, less urban and more rural beaches down Highway 30A.
I had a terrific time at the Fins and Family Bungalo, and I hope to make it an annual trip. I highly recommend it!
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $250 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 11.5%
There is an additional fee of 2.5% for instant bookings.
We will accept the military per diem rate for active military and their families for extended stays.
Long Term Rentals Available
Base rates are for off season.
WINTER: SNOW BIRD Monthly Rentals available at discounted price
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Car: Not Necessary
Walking distance to Baytowne Warf area and close to Grande Boulevard with resturants and new Carmike 10 movie theater.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: I am a mother and attorney living between my homes in Sandestin and Atlanta. My 16 year old son and I have been enjoying the Fort Walton Beach area for over 14 years.
Why the Owner Chose Bungalos:
We have been enjoying the area for many years. We chose this area because we love the white sand beaches and crystal clear, warm water of the Gulf. Sandestin is family friendly providing a safe environment for children of all ages to explore with biking, nature trails, golf, tennis, swimming, boating, and so much more.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home is directly across from the Bungalo pool and putting green and near the Raven and Baytowne golf course. Our home contains many vacation extras including games, movies, bikes, fishing polls, tennis rackets, football, kite, horseshoes, bocce, beach/water toys, and much more. We are a short walk or tram/bike/car ride to beautiful beaches, Marina, Tennis Center, the Village at Baytowne Wharf and Grand Boulevard. The Bungalos at Sandestin is a special neighborhood for an unforgettable getaway. At Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort indulge in endless resort amenities from (4) four championship golf courses : (making Sandestin one of the top Florida golf resorts), 15 world-class tennis courts, full-service marina, water sports, charter sailing and fishing, extensive bike trails, boutique, designer and outlet shopping, fine and casual dining, state-of-the-art fitness center, professional salon and day spa and fun children's programs. Over 7 miles of beach and bayfront, make Sandestin the choice for those desiring the best of Florida beach resorts. If you prefer solitude, Topsail State Park with its picturesque sand dunes and nature trails is just a short bike ride up the road. Enjoy every imaginable convenience from resort-wide transportation and a host of amenities each day of your stay.
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Beautiful Bungalo - Outside Front
Second Guest Room - Photo 2
Pool -- located across the street from our front porch
As of June 20, 2013 there are 4 new beach cruiser bikes for use (NOT PICTURED).
Tons of Games For All Ages
Beach at Topsail State Park (around the corner)
Dining Area- Bench for seating/storage
Master on Main
Second Guest Room - Photo 1
Upstairs Queen Guest Room
Putting Green - just behind the pool
Gas Grill and large cooler in background right side
Bikes (4) for all ages and a trike (not shown).
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Sunday, November 22, 2015
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