VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Best Location in Destin with Full Resort Amenities

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 05/12/2010

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 51 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Pelican Beach, The Terrace condo description


Come stay with us at the Terrace at Pelican Beach #907. This professionally decorated condo has a large kitchen, 3 bedrooms & 3 baths: 2 bedroom are private suites & twin beds in the 3rd bedroom .... “the” best unit for your hard earned money.

Enjoy views of the beach from the side & see vistas of the Destin Harbor & a view of the Destin bridge from the front, from inside! Now step out onto the wrap around balcony & "feel" the full view. Hear the fountain below? Look back to the East & see all the way down the beach (a spectacular canvas of lights at night). See the fountain & little bridge crossing the lake in the pictures?

Down in Chan's Market Cafe, see Lise. Starbucks Coffee & Granny Hester's Sweet Potato Biscuits are waiting for you (tell her we sent you). Lunch? "cheeseburger in paradise", or, fish & shrimp baskets, or Lise's special pizza?

Mosey down to the Tiki Bar on the beach. 3 nights (during warm months & late afternoons) live entertainers perform. Imagine sipping on your frozen daiquiri, or flavored ice tea, while feeling the wonderful breeze....all with the backdrop of live music & sounds of the waves!

We decorated 907 in fresh lime greens & reds. The master suite has a private door out onto the balcony. The king size bed has an amazingly comfortable mattress, dressing area & Jacuzzi tub in the private bath. The middle bedroom has twin beds adjacent to the hall bath. The 2nd suite has a comfy queen size bed "and" private balcony. This jr suite actually is an efficiency with a wet bar, small fridge, microwave & coffee pot. The living room has a fold out queen size bed, folding out from a big overstuffed sofa. Believe me, we designed and furnished this for absolute comfort (together or apart).

Cooking & washing? You'll love, love, love our kitchen! It is surprisingly spacious for a condo. & is complete with toaster, blender, microwave, full size refrigerator (with ice maker) and stove; "and," has Corian counter tops. An entire pantry closet holds lots & lots of groceries & supplies. For cooking out, look down from your balcony & next to the pool. See the grills on it's own deck? A stack washer & dryer are in the entrance hall, handy, but thankfully out of sight.

There's televisions in all but 1 room. There's a fantastic sight & sound package in the living room & a 37” LCD flat screen TV & blue ray DVD player. The master suite has a 27" flat screen TV (with a DVD player & enhanced speakers). Mr. Jr. suite has his television & DVD player, too. Oh, &, yes, bring your computer, we're wireless. If everybody ain't happy,.....nobody's happy, right? Happy & safe.

Safety, absolutely. The Resorts of Pelican Beach have a guarded entrance with 24 hour security. Different colored flags are flown on the beach daily indicating the mood of the Gulf (imperative to be aware of). All amenities throughout the resorts are shared at Pelican. (For example, the "kidz zone" which offers cool day & evening activities for little darlings.)

The front desk is manned 24/7 & there's an information booklet in the room, but we also like for you to know how to reach us. Should something come up, our office is on the 1st floor. Monday through Friday, between 9:30 & 4:00, "Wonder" Wendy is available. Wendy or either Mr. Adams or Ms Adams are here to assist during week days.

Location, location, location! You have it! Located in the heart of Destin on the Gulf of Mexico, give you just an idea, across the street is Big Kahauna Water Park. (Discount tickets are at the front desk.) In easy walking distance (within 3 blocks) are: restaurants, grocery stores, drug stores etc. Inside 2 blocks: Walgreens, Mellow Mushroom restaurant (next door to Pelican), La Paz Mexican Restaurant (so good), Winn Dixie Grocery, Target, The Lively Movie Theater, Another Broken Egg (local favorite breakfast café), health food store, cleaners, UPS, & all you can eat sushi & seafood. Seriously, just to name a few. And, within a mile & east of Pelican is a Blockbuster Video, Jim "N" Nicks Bar-B-Q (too good), Wal-Mart Super Center, Fresh Market & Destin’s new fitness center, Indian Bayou Golf & Country Club, (public welcome) serves lunch, & has been a favorite with locals since the '80s. Harbor Docks & Dewey Destin’s seafood (absolutely "the" best fresh seafood in Destin), are both a few blocks west of Pelican. Sailing, boats, kayaks, wave runners, and pontoon boats: 5 minutes away (call Sailing South or Luther's, tell them we sent you).

Three miles east, is Destin Commons & the Rave movie theater (definitely have a Dave's Dog if you go). Across the street 1 way, is a Publix Grocery, Old Navy, Stein Mart, Chan’s Wine World (huge selection). Across the street to the south are 2 more shopping centers that have a Barnes & Nobles, Cracker Barrel, Sarah K’s Gourmet (get the crab balls), still just only naming some. Ten more minutes down Emerald Coast Pkwy & you’ll find one of the largest discount shopping outlet malls in the southeast, Silver Sands Factory Outlet Mall.

Emerald Grand, the newest play place (at the foot of the Destin bridge), has brought Destin, Commanders Palace, TRUE DINING MEMORIES & EXPERIENCES happen there! Only 2 in the world!

We’ve lived in Destin for 30 years & have all the local info you'll need.

Stay with us during the 4th of July. Thanks to the wrap around balcony, you can see 3 different firework demonstrations: Fort Walton Beach, Destin "&" Sandestin. The secret sleeper is spending thanksgiving in 907....fewer people & perfect weather. You almost have the beach to yourself. Romantic......oh yeah!

We’d love to have you come stay with us. We will do everything we can to make your stay special. Lots of people say it, we mean it.

*All guests must read & agree to follow the rules & regulations for renting pelican 907 prior to stay.

Keywords: Beach View Resort Condominium

Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Limited Accessibility
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

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


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

          Other Amenities

              • Playzone children's program, indoor/outdoor heated pool, heated outdoor pool, Beach side hot-tub, Lakeside Hot-tub, baby pool, Chan's Market Cafe & Beach Gift Shop, Beach side Tiki Bar w/seasonal sunset live music, 2 work out rooms, tennis courts, conference center & meeting rooms, gated and guarded entrance & 24 hour security...moreless


              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • CD Player
              • Shared Hot Tub


              • Telephone
              • Broadband Access

              Pool & Spa

              • Sauna
              • Jetted Tub
              • Communal Pool

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio
              • Gazebo
              • Balcony
              • Outdoor Grill

              Location & View

              • Ocean View
              • Beach View
              • Lake View
              • Water View


              • Museums
              • Swimming
              • Sailing
              • Kayaking
              • Surfing
              • Golf
              • Tennis
              • Parasailing
              • Fishing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Basketball Court
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Racquetball
              • Hiking
              • Cycling
              • Water Skiing
              • Fitness Center
              • Horseback Riding
              • Antiquing
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Miniature Golf
              • Boating
              • Shuffleboard
              • Zoo
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Theme Parks
              • Cinemas
              • Restaurants
              • Live Theater
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wind-Surfing


              This property does not have any reviews yet.

              Be the first to write a review for this listing...

              Apr 17-May 27, 2010 .................. $204/Night .. $1241/Week
              May 28-Jul 01 & Jul 07-Jul 29, 2010 .. $362/Night .. $2136/Week
              Jul 02-Jul 06, 2010 .................. $358/Night .. $2325/Week
              Jul 30-Sep 06, 2010 .................. $230/Night .. $1399/Week
              Sep 07-Oct 31, 2010 .................. $175/Night .. $1090/Week
              Nov 01-Feb 28, 2011 .................. $131/Night .. $ 781/Week .. $1510/Month
              *3 Nights Minimum*

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

              Please wait... Travel with confidence

              Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              The property's calendar has not been updated in over 51 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



              Check with the front desk for Seasonal Children and Adult Activity Programs as well as South Walton TDC and the Okaloosa & Walton Chambers of Commerce for area events, Public Transportation Tram Stop


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2000

              About the owner: Jimbo & Peggy live in Destin full time and are the developers and builders of The Pelican Beach Resorts and owners of one, two and three bedroom units within the Pelican and Terrace buildings. Please ask us about our other units.

              Why the Owner Chose Pelican Beach, The Terrace:
              Location and location; the Terrace is located on the beach side of Hwy 98 in the heart of Destin and across the street from Big Kahunas Family Entertainment Park. The central location places guests in the middle of the best restaurants, shopping, golf and sport fishing. (see our information for more details.)

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              This 9th floor three bedroom three bath unit has a fabulous view of the Gulf of Mexico and a beautiful lake with lighted fountains. It's just down the sidewalk to the beach and is a tram stop for public transportation.

              Contact us

              Speaks: english



              • The Terrace Pool and Hot Tub

                The Terrace Pool and Hot Tub

              • The Gulf of Mexico View

                The Gulf of Mexico View

              VRBO #246367

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, May 13, 2014


              3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              Contact owner for availability
              Email owner

              + 662.380.0201

              Speaks: english
              Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

              Get it now


              Share this property

              Sharing makes you 30% cooler
                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Enter a subject for your email.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.

              Hi, I'd like to share this property with you.