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Gulf Dunes, 5th Floor, Beach Front Perfection

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Umbrella and two chairs are provided with condo rental (in season)!

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Last updated: 10/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Gulf Dunes condo description

The view says it all!

Need two condo's in the same complex? We own two condo's at Gulf Dunes. See our web site at VRBO #263775. I am the owner (not a rental company).

This two-bedroom/two-bathroom plus bunk beds condo is located on the fifth floor (6th level)in the East building at Gulf Dunes on beautiful Okaloosa Island, Ft. Walton Beach.
The living room and master bedroom provide a spectacular view of the gulf with the balcony spanning across both rooms.

Our smoke-free condo features classically elegant furniture and 9 foot ceilings. The master bedroom has a king size bed with walk-in closet and sliding glass doors to the balcony. The master bathroom has a double vanity. The second bedroom has a queen size bed with adjoining bathroom. The bonus room has bunk beds and TV, perfect for children. The sofa converts to a queen size bed. The kitchen is complemented by contemporary black granite countertops surrounded by maple-trimmed kitchen cabinets with all amenities. A separate laundry room features a large capacity washer and dryer. TV's (flat screen mounted in living room), VCR, DVD, and CD player are provided in the condo. Free wireless internet.

The unit has a large covered parking space near the elevators. A beach umbrella and 2 chairs are included in season.

Gulf Dunes has two beachside swimming pools (one heated Nov-Mar), exercise room, tennis court and barbecue area. This condo directly overlooks the pool. Stroll along the sugar-white beach to the Okaloosa fishing pier, Boardwalk and Gulfarium. There are many restaurants nearby (some within walking distance) along with miniature golf (less than a mile) and a par-three golf course (18 hole courses within 15 minutes). Close to all the amenities of Destin but without crowds and traffic. On Okaloosa Island (which is approx 4 miles long), you will find beaches to explore with natural sand dunes. Ft. Walton's new convention center is 1 mile from the condo. The condo is located close to Eglin AFB and Hurlbert Field.

This condo is the place to spend a family vacation or to just relax on the beach or by the pool and read a book. This location has spectacular views in one of Emerald Coasts top tier properties. Destin/Ft. Walton was just voted one of Frommer's top 12 global destinations for 2010. Okaloosa Island (2008) received the coveted ranking of 'Best Beach Town' in the Best of the South Readers Choice Awards. Also named the second 'best family vacation' falling behind Disney World.

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Keywords: Condominium

Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be a minimum age of 25....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Limited Accessibility
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable:

            Wall mounted flat screen in living room....moreless

          • Stereo
          • VCR

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Museums
          • Restaurants
          • Theme Parks
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Beachfront:

                    An umbrella and 2 chairs are included in the price....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Covered Parking
                  • Elevator
                  • Garage
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Fall
                      Sep 6 - Oct 31, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,000 $1,500

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Winter
                      Nov 1 - Mar 13, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $900 $1,500

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Spring
                      Mar 14 - May 8, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,400

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Summer
                      May 9 - Aug 7, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,700

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Late Summer
                      Aug 8 - Sep 4, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,400

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Fall
                      Sep 5 - Oct 30, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,000 $1,500

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Winter
                      Oct 31 - Mar 4, 2016
                      7 night min stay

                      $900 $1,500

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      My Standard Rate
                      1 night min stay
                      $225
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • cleaning fee $100
                      • Tax Rate 11%

                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 10/19/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: My husband and I live in Huntsville, AL. We drive to the condo in approx 5 hours. We love the island so much my husband bought a condo for our second residence. We are retired. Craig is originally from Houston and I am from a small town in middle TN. Since retiring, we travel and always compare 'our' beach to other beaches. Nothing compares to the sugar white sand and emerald coast in Ft. Walton Beach.

                      Why the Owner Chose Gulf Dunes:
                      Okaloosa Island has the emerald colored water and sugar white sand on one side and the bay on the other. All condo complexes are limited to 7 stories, therefore, more secluded and not as crowded as Destin beaches and yet close enough to Destin to enjoy all the amenities. When the water is clear, it is easy to spot the dolphins from the beach or the condo.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      I purchased this condo after looking many other condo's on the island. The selling points were the large balcony spanning across the living and master bedroom directly overlooking the pool, a full size laundry room, double sinks in the master bath, a covered extra large parking space close to the elevators and the excellent condition of the condo. The ocean front condo is romantic, tastefully decorated, clean and easy to hear the sound of the ocean.


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                      Speaks: english
                       

                      Photos

                      • Umbrella and two chairs are provided with condo rental (in season)!

                        Umbrella and two chairs are provided with condo rental (in season)!

                      • One wall in the Living Room.

                        One wall in the Living Room.

                      • Master bedroom with king bed, flat screen TV,  and sliding doors to the balcony.

                        Master bedroom with king bed, flat screen TV, and sliding doors to the balcony.

                      • Bonus room with bunk beds, perfect for children.

                        Bonus room with bunk beds, perfect for children.

                      • Modern kitchen with all amenities including qranite countertops!

                        Modern kitchen with all amenities including qranite countertops!

                      • One of the two pools.  The condo is located directly above this pool.

                        One of the two pools. The condo is located directly above this pool.

                      • Sunset view from the balcony!

                        Sunset view from the balcony!

                      • Fitness Room

                        Fitness Room

                      • Balcony view from the fifth floor condo of the gulf!

                        Balcony view from the fifth floor condo of the gulf!

                      • View of living room furniture!

                        View of living room furniture!

                      • Living room flat screen TV for your viewing pleasure.

                        Living room flat screen TV for your viewing pleasure.

                      • Guest bedroom with queen bed and adjoining bathroom.

                        Guest bedroom with queen bed and adjoining bathroom.

                      • Dining Room

                        Dining Room

                      • View of balcony and beach, city pier in the distance.

                        View of balcony and beach, city pier in the distance.

                      • Beautifully decorated entrance to Gulf Dunes.

                        Beautifully decorated entrance to Gulf Dunes.

                      • BBQ area and tennis court

                        BBQ area and tennis court

                      • Gulf Dunes tennis court

                        Gulf Dunes tennis court

                      VRBO #152400

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, October 19, 2014

                      $129 - $243 per night (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 10/19/14
                      Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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