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Huge Fall Sale!!!! 4th Night Free Through Feb 2015 Close to the Pool

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Last updated: 12/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gulfside Cottages house description

The Great Escape! This Cozy Gulf side Cottage is just what you need to have an Unforgettable Destin Vacation! Community pool is heated for Spring!

Just steps from the Beach and Pool! One Queen Guest room is on the first floor, the Master suite with separate shower and Garden Tub is on the second floor, as well as an additional Queen Guest room. This beautifully furnished, well appointed home also offers a sofa sleeper for additional guests.

Free Wi-Fi and local Phone service! TV and DVD in Living room and each bedroom.

***3 CAR PARKING LIMIT****

The location of this home can't be beat! Located south of Hwy 98 in Destin, you can just walk to the local grocery, Restaurants, and Silver Sands Shopping Mall. Stroll on over to Starbucks for your morning coffee and muffin. The community of Sandestin is less than a mile away, where you can enter into a world of fun things to do.... Golf at one of the many courses, eat or shop at Baytown Warf, or a bit further you will find Grand Boulevard with more great Eateries and World-class shopping!

Don't know Destin? - Here are some highlights and additionally, please see the Area guide for tons of fun stuff to do:
Silver Sands outlet shopping is just across the highway.
Famous Destin Commons is 5 miles away with Rave Movies, Bass Pro Shop, tons of small shops, restaurants and coming soon is Uncle Bucks with bowling. Nearby you will find quite a few mini mall areas with Groceries, pharmacies and Gas stations. Be sure to visit the Harbor - Just a few miles to Harbor Walk Village, (http://www.emeraldgrande.com/event.aspx) on the water. Tons of fun stuff to do for all ages - Zip Line, rent a boat, charter fishing, great restaurants, night life and live music almost nightly. Margaritaville opening early 2014.
Several Golf Courses are within a five mile range. You will find a few tennis clubs too.
Don't miss The Village of Baytown Wharf (http://www.baytownewharf.com you can Zip line, play on the huge playground, walk along the pier, feed the fish, Great eateries and fun nightlife abound.
What more can you ask for .... Everything you need for a fun filled, Unforgettable Destin vacation, JUST MINUTES AWAY! BOOK ONLINE TODAY!

Destin Comforts of NW Florida Inc. professionally manages this home.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25 or older No student groups...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Master bedroom: 1 king

                On second floor...moreless

              • Bedroom #2: 1 queen

                On first floor...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

                On second floor with adjacent bath...moreless

              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Master bath: toilet, shower

                On first floor with shower and tub...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: combination tub/shower, jetted tub

                Master bath #2 on second floor...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

                First floor bath...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Literally 70 steps to the beach access. Pool is just a few doors down and can easily be seen from the house....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Covered Parking
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking:

                        3 CAR PARKING LIMIT...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

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

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Deck / Patio
                      • 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
                          Christmas/New Years
                          Dec 20 - Jan 1, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $175
                          Winter
                          Jan 2 - Feb 27, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $135
                          Spring
                          Feb 28 - Mar 6, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500 $3,000
                          Spring Break
                          Mar 7 - Apr 10, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,900 $5,000
                          Spring
                          Apr 11 - Apr 17, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500 $3,000
                          Late Spring
                          Apr 18 - May 8, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $185
                          $5,000
                          Pre Summer
                          May 9 - May 22, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $200
                          $5,000
                          Summer
                          May 23 - May 29, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500 $5,000
                          Summer
                          May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,800 $9,000
                          July 4th Weeks
                          Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,500 $9,000
                          Summer
                          Jul 11 - Aug 7, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,800 $9,000
                          Late Summer
                          Aug 8 - Aug 21, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500 $5,000
                          Post Summer
                          Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $200
                          $5,000
                          Labor Day
                          Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $190
                          $5,000
                          Fall
                          Sep 2 - Oct 16, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $175
                          $3,000
                          Winter
                          Oct 17 - Nov 20, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $130
                          $2,000
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $175
                          $2,000
                          Winter
                          Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $130
                          $2,000
                          Christmas/New Years
                          Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2016
                          3 night min stay
                          $175
                          $2,000
                          Winter
                          Jan 3 - Feb 27, 2016
                          3 night min stay
                          $130
                          $2,000
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • damage Security $30
                          • Cleaning fee $165 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 12%

                          Notes:

                          $250 Payment due at reservation. Final Balance due 45 days Prior to arrival, no fee with Debit card or cashier's check.

                          Check in 4:00 PM, Check out 10:00AM

                          No student groups

                          Rates are subject to change

                          First Payment of $250 is NON-REFUNDABLE 45 days prior to check in

                          Final Payments must be made by debit card or CERTIFIED FUNDS ~ MONEY ORDER OR CERTIFIED BANK CHECK and all final payments are due 45 days prior to check in.

                          No refunds on cancellations within 45 days of arrival.


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                          Last updated: 12/05/2014
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                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 2009

                          About: We have family in Atlanta who have owned a beachfront home in the area since the early 90s. Every summer, they would host the whole family - dozens of us- for a week at the beach. We fell in love with the area and knew someday we'd own our own home. Our two boys have been coming here since they were born. Our oldest came only a few weeks old! A marriage of a meteorologist and a personal trainer plus two teenage boys and extended family that come to visit- that's us. We live in the northeast, so we can't wait to shake off the cold for a visit every April.

                          Why Gulfside Cottages:
                          A daily run brought us through the neighborhood in 2008. The time was right for us to seriously consider owning a home here. It is a short distance to our family member's home along the beach. The location can't be beat, except for maybe being directly on the water. The neighborhood is tucked away and private. The charming walkway leads right to the beach and is an easy walk to the white sand and warm water. Walk out of the house in the other direction and you are an even shorter walk to the neighborhood pool. The Gulfside Cottages are kept up beautifully and the tropical landscaping really takes you away from all your cares back home. Restaurants, groceries, and outlet shopping are truly a short walk away. You can't ask for a better spot.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          We take care of this house as if we live in it ourselves. Every bedroom is private and has its own porch or balcony. All have their own television and DVD. Since we bought it, we've had it powerwashed and painted. The AC was updated. The sleep sofa is new. We've updated the outside furniture, replaced the main television, replaced the refrigerator and oven/stove. essentially just kept it up so that you feel like it is yours when you arrive. We look forward to our Great Escape and hope you do too!


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                          Photos

                          • Great Escape

                            Great Escape

                          • Living Area

                            Living Area

                          • Dining and Kitchen

                            Dining and Kitchen

                          • 2nd floor bedroom with Queen Bed

                            2nd floor bedroom with Queen Bed

                          • Our Beach!!!  Beautiful!

                            Our Beach!!! Beautiful!

                          • Famous Crab Island and Destin Harbor

                            Famous Crab Island and Destin Harbor

                          • Ample parking + Covered!

                            Ample parking + Covered!

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Downstairs Queen

                            Downstairs Queen

                          • Upstairs Master with King has private bath with seperate shower and tub

                            Upstairs Master with King has private bath with seperate shower and tub

                          • 2nd Floor Queen room has Full private bath

                            2nd Floor Queen room has Full private bath

                          • Seasonally heated pool

                            Seasonally heated pool

                          • Sugar white beaches

                            Sugar white beaches

                          • Good Times and Great Food with the best view down on the harbor

                            Good Times and Great Food with the best view down on the harbor

                          VRBO #277869

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

                          $130 - $357 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 12/05/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2007
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/05/2014
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                          HUGE FALL SALE!!!! 4th night free through Feb 2015 Close to the pool

                          Destin Area #277869

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