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'Villa by the Sea' Best of the Beach & Harbour - Steps to Sand - 5 Star Reviews!

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Last updated: 02/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Poolside Villas condo description

Beautiful and private Holiday Isle, near everything. Watch fishing boats and sailboats in Destin Harbor from your deck, have coffee in the morning on your cozy 2nd porch overlooking the sand dunes and blue Gulf waters. Poolside Villas is an intimate 3 story villa with only 30 units wrapped around the pool. This corner unit is sunny and private. Swim in the calm waters of East Pass or walk to the surf in the Gulf. Snorkeling and scuba at the jetties is right outside your door. Destin's famous seafood restaurants are just across the harbor. Water sports golf and shopping minutes away. Sidewalks for walking and jogging in this quiet neighborhood.


YOUR VACATION HOME: This comfortable and attractive condo has nice furniture and plentiful kitchen appointments. Beach view from the front porch, with storage space for beach gear. Deck off living room hosts a great view of the harbor with nice patio furniture. Deck patio faces the beautiful harbor lights An elevator is central in the building for your convenience.

PRIVATE BUT CLOSE TO EVERYTHING: Every vacation attraction is nearby but the condo is private - located at the end of Gulfshore Drive on beautiful Holiday Isle. Just 1 mile off Hwy 98.

BLUE OCEAN WATERS: Sun on our white sand beach and swim in the clear, blue, gentle waters of the East Pass, where sailboats and power cruisers anchor to swim and snorkle, or they sail on out into the Gulf. Walk a little along the jetties to watch the locals fish, or go on to the gulf waves and more of the beautiful white sand beach that stretches for miles. Beach umbrellas are available for rent on all the beaches. Of course, the pool and deck are the center of meeting new friends and relaxing on a chaise facing the sun, or a nice evening dip under the stars. Come stay with us - enjoy Destin!

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : yes

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Age 21...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have pool toys and beach towels you can use....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking inside the unit....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No pets are allowed with guests...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Accessable...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Private to master BR...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    In hallway...moreless

  • Fully equipped with towels, wash cloths. beach towels* *If you use our beach towels, we ask that you launder and dry them before you depart, as housekeeper has time for other linens only, ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Well appointed kitchen. Dining area adjacent to bar/kitchen. Table seats 4, bar seats 2. Local custom does not allow beach towels to hang on balcony or porch railings. Charcoal grill and Gas grill are in pool area. Grilling is not allowed on the decks or porches. Elevator and convenient steps. Unit is on second floor. Rolling Luggage racks provided for move in and move out. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    flat screen TV...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    The view of the beach from the pool deck is endless. We have a deck overlooking Destin Harbor plus a smaller patio at the front door with a view of the sand dunes....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Step off the pool deck (where there is a shower) onto the white sand, walk past sand dune to the Destin Pass beach, where the water is gentle and excellent for chldlren, but also excellent snorkeling...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table seats 4,with 2 seats at adjacent bar...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    yes...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Flat Screen TV...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Secure, gated ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Plenty of fry pans, sauce pans...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 8 dishes and silverware, glassware...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    New...moreless

  • Freezer:

    Top frost free freezer with icemaker...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equiped kitchen, with electric range, dishwasher, toaster, elec can opener, blender Lobster pot, elec coffee maker, ,...moreless

  • Lobster Pot

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 25 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2014-2015
Oct 25 - Feb 28, 2015
3 night min stay
$110
$700 $1,775
Spring Peak 2015
Mar 1 - Apr 10, 2015
5 night min stay
$140
$900 $3,200
Spring 2015
Apr 11 - May 29, 2015
5 night min stay
$135
$900 $3,100
Summer 2015
May 30 - Jul 31, 2015
5 night min stay
$175
$1,175 $3,800
Fall 2015
Aug 1 - Oct 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$120
$800 $2,750
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Booking Fee $15 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rental rates plus an $100.00 cleaning fee are subject to 11% Florida tax. A refudable security/damage deposit is required immediately to secure the rental dates. The rental charges are due 2 weeks prior to arrival. Cancellation for full refund requires 45 day notice of cancellation. The security/damage deposit is refundable after the condo is cleaned and inspected and no damages noted.


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Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 02/20/2015
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Location

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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Destin Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hog's Breath Saloon,
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Indian Valley
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lousianna Lagniappe

Car: Recommended

Destin is the fishing destination of world class deep sea fishermen. It is also the site of the world's most beautiful beaches. Soft white sand, gentle beaches and blue waters. Destin is the center of the Gulf Coast's visitors' pleasures. Golf, deep sea fishing, tennis, Water Park, Gulfarium and a fine Zoo, class shopping malls, discount malls and classic boutiques are close by. Mini bus, taxi cab and water taxi service are available. Jet ski rental, pontoon boat rental within minutes. Pirate ship sailing, fishing, cigar boat trips, skuba dive schools are just some of the harbor attractions. Restaurants on the boardwalk and along the beach are famous for seafood and all menu varieties.

In addition to all the local activities and features, this condo is located in a 3 story, intimate setting that is centered by the pool and sundeck which are a friendly gathering point and entry to the beach.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: Rick and I have owned our condo since it was built and updated it every so often to keep it fresh and comfortable. Before we bought our condo we rented at Canal Place across the street. Our children and grandchildren have shared the fun of the beach and pool. We have always felt that the guests that share our condo got a chance to enjoy it as much as we have. We think you will find most everything you need there! Bring your swim gear and some frozen peas to feed the fish at the Jetties, and you will have fun!

Why the Owner Chose Poolside Villas:
When we saw this property when it was first built, we said: 'This is where we want our grandchildren to play' - the beach is so perfect, and the property is not large - three floors and 30 condos total. The condos surround the pool area and the sundeck is the center of new friendships.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The view of the harbor from our deck is a never ending pleasure. Our corner apartment affords extra windows and a cheerful open feeling. Our second patio area at the front door is a quiet place to read and feel close to the beach but quietly private and away from the pool.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • After sunset

    After sunset

  • Living Area seats 7 comfortably, sofa bed

    Living Area seats 7 comfortably, sofa bed

  • Foyer and hall with 2nd bathroom separates living area from bedrooms.

    Foyer and hall with 2nd bathroom separates living area from bedrooms.

  • Kitchen bar seats two for dining

    Kitchen bar seats two for dining

  • Queen bedroom, private bath, 3  drawer dresser/mirror. Access to deck

    Queen bedroom, private bath, 3 drawer dresser/mirror. Access to deck

  • Twin beds, lg 4 drawer dresser, kids beach toys,  iron & board in full closet.

    Twin beds, lg 4 drawer dresser, kids beach toys, iron & board in full closet.

  • Noriego Point, close by, walk along Destin Harbor and East Pass beaches, sunsets

    Noriego Point, close by, walk along Destin Harbor and East Pass beaches, sunsets

  • Beach side view of building, pool in center

    Beach side view of building, pool in center

  • Livingroom opens onto the deck overlooking the harbor, boat activity, Harborwalk

    Livingroom opens onto the deck overlooking the harbor, boat activity, Harborwalk

  • Open livingroom and dining area, bar seats 2

    Open livingroom and dining area, bar seats 2

  • Well appointed kitchen service for 8 all pans & appliances D/W ice maker refrig

    Well appointed kitchen service for 8 all pans & appliances D/W ice maker refrig

  • Privater Master Bathroom with tub/shower, ample towels including beach towels

    Privater Master Bathroom with tub/shower, ample towels including beach towels

  • Large capacity Maytag Washer and Dryer

    Large capacity Maytag Washer and Dryer

  • 30 apts on 3 floors elevator + easy stairs security gate #203 on  left corner

    30 apts on 3 floors elevator + easy stairs security gate #203 on left corner

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Condo
  • Reviews
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/20/2015
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