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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome to Aphrodite! Situated just 200 yards from the sugar white sands and emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, this home offers both a place for fun and relaxation. Venus boasts 4,500 sq. ft of living space with 800 sq. ft of deck space. This elegant home has 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms and a tower with a sleeper sofa. There is an amazing, large observation deck off of the tower to sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful Florida sunsets.

Aphrodite has its' own private pool, perfect for entertaining or cooling off after a long day at the beach. There is a 48', self contained gas grill pool side which is great for cookouts! Many family reunions have been held on this pool deck protected by the courtyard stucco wall. Wedding receptions for 40 people have been held on a spring and fall night on over twenty occasions.

Aphrodite offers a convenient location and swift access to the variety of shopping and dining venues in Miramar Beach and neighboring Destin. Check availability and book today!

Our complimentary seasonal beach service is offered for our Summer months. This includes 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas set up daily on the beach from 9am-5pm.

**Recent Upgrades**

*Brand new media room located on the first floor. This room will offer a 60' TV, comfortable sectional, and will be great for watching movies!

*Brand new sofa in the living room as well as a fresh coat of paint.

*An exterior, 40' TV mounted outside to be enjoyed from the pool and deck!


*From October 1st - April 1st, the private pool can be heated for an additional $25/day or $150/week.




House Layout

First Floor (Sleeps 16)

Media Room featuring 60' TV
Full Bath
Queen Suite with a set of twin size bunk (located in nook) with private bath (sleeps 4)
Queen bedroom (sleeps 2)
Bunk room with 4 queen beds and 2 twin beds. (sleeps 10)
Full size fridge and ice maker
Laundry room

Second Floor (Sleeps 4)

Living Room
Dining Area
Kitchen
Queen Bedroom (sleeps 2)
Queen Suite with private bath (sleeps 2)
Full Bath

Third Floor (Sleeps 6)

King Master Suite with jacuzzi tub (sleeps 2)
Queen Suite with private bath (sleeps 2)
King Suite with private bath (sleeps 2)
Laundry room

Tower (Sleeps 2)

Sitting area (sleeper sofa) with t.v. and 2 outdoor seating areas
Large Observation Deck



Check-in time is 3:00 P.M. central time.
Check out time is 9:00 A.M.



The concierge can arrange golf, dining, water sports, fishing trips and other services prior to your visit or during your stay.

*No tents or canopies on the beach due to HOA regulations.
Weddings and special events require a $500.00 fee to HOA if using the private beach

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely NO SMOKING is allowed in Venus. If evidence of smoking is detected, STIFF fines will be charged!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets are allowed with $150.00 fee....moreless

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 22-24

Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • All guests check in at the property no earlier than 3:00 p.m. Our concierge or an office staff member will greet you within 24 hours to go over orientation of the house. The concierge can arrange golf, dining, water sports, fishing trips and other services prior to your visit or during your stay....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Additional dining in living area and on adjacent balcony...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is located on the west side of the house...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Secured wireless internet is accessible throughout the house and on the pool deck....moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    2 dishwashers...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool:

    Private pool (heating optional for additional charge)...moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
May 16 - Jun 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,500
Summer
Jun 6 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,700
4th of July
Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$8,500
Summer
Jul 11 - Aug 7, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,700
Late Summer
Aug 8 - Sep 15, 2015
4 night min stay
$675
$4,800
Fall
Sep 16 - Oct 31, 2015
4 night min stay
$600
$3,200
Winter
Nov 1 - Nov 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
$2,600
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,750
Winter
Nov 29 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
$2,600
Christmas/New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,450
Winter
Jan 4 - Mar 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$500
$2,900
Spring Break
Mar 5 - Apr 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$5,500
Spring
Apr 9 - May 13, 2016
4 night min stay
$700
$4,500
Late Spring
May 14 - May 27, 2016
4 night min stay
$925
$6,800
Early Summer
May 28 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$6,800
Summer
Jun 4 - Jul 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$8,200
4th Of July
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$8,700
Summer
Jul 9 - Aug 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$8,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $150
  • Cleaning Fee $475 + tax
  • Admin Fee $75
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Deposit made by credit card, remaining balance by check or money order. Remaining balance is due 60 days prior to arrival date. For the most up to date availability, rates and photos, please visit our direct Beach Reunion website.


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Location

  • Destin Commons

    "A truly Floridian mall experience. Here you will find something for everybody; a playground,..."

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  • Pompano Joe's

    "Caribbean inspired seafood restaurant and bar. Located directly on the snow white sands of D..."

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  • Village-Baytowne Wharf

    "A shopping and foodie mecca, Baytowne Wharf is a New Orleans inspired collection of shops an..."

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  • The Whale's Tail Beach Bar & Grill

    "The Whale's Tail is a local favorite - try their brunch!!"

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  • Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club

    "World class golf, immaculate surroundings, voted "Best of the Emerald Coast" many times over."

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  • Grand Boulevard

    "Grand Boulevard is a collection of shops, restaurants and attractions such as Florida's seco..."

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  • Fat Clemenza's

    "One of our very favorite Italian restaurants anywhere around! Fat Clemenza's quickly outgrew..."

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  • Bad Ass Coffee

    "Located just around the corner from Frangista is Bad Ass Coffee. Here you will find some of ..."

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  • Bass Pro Shops

    "Located in the Commons, the Bass Pro Shop is a megastore featuring everything you would ever..."

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  • Camille's

    "A wonderful spot on Scenic Gulf Drive for brunch or sushi! Fresh locally caught seafood and ..."

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  • 790 on the Gulf Restaurant

    "Cajun inspired seafood cuisine located directly on the beach. Have a seat outside, literally..."

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  • Jordano's Pizza & More

    "Great for delivery, locally owned, local, fresh ingredients. Huge sub sandwiches if you're n..."

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  • Vintij Wine Boutique & Bistro

    "An eclectic little bistro and wine boutique, famous for their oyster BLT's. A fantastic lunc..."

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  • Cuvee Bistro

    "Celebrity (and local) Chef Tim Creehan's latest venture, Cuvee Bistro offers some of the fin..."

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  • Tops Choice Hamburgers

    "Tops is a local hamburger and hot dog joint, a favorite of the locals!"

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  • Serenity By the sea Spa

    "Serenity by the sea has been offering the ultimate relaxation experience on the Emerald Coa..."

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  • Cabana Cafe

    "Located in the lobby of Ariel Dunes (on the Seascape property), Cabana Cafe is well known fo..."

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  • Sushimoto

    "Sushimoto has quickly become a local favorite for sushi. Their chef prepares unique takes on..."

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  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park

    "Big Kahuna's features a huge water park with a wave pool, lazy river, tube slides, 15+ water..."

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  • Destin Harbor Boardwalk

    "Any trip to Destin must include a visit to our world famous Harbor, and the boardwalk is the..."

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  • Destin History & Fishing Museum

    "Learn the history of Destin's rich fishing legacy and find out why we're called "The World's..."

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  • McGuire's Irish Pub

    "McGuire's belongs on the "must go" list for any vacationer, young or old. McGuire's has loca..."

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  • Dewey Destin's Seafood & Restaurant

    "The original location overlooks Crab Island and has been a local and tourist favorite for de..."

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  • Lillie's Q

    "The best BBQ on the Emerald Coast. Try one of their 6 regionally inspired sauces and grab a ..."

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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS)
0.15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Whale's Tail Bar & Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Seascape, Regatta Bay and Sandestin all within:
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 98
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Pompano Joe's Seafood
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Frangista Private Access Beach

Aphrodite is located 5 miles to the east of the Destin downtown center and 2 miles to the west of Sandestin. Outlet shopping, grocery stores, pharmacies, dining and much more are located within a 2 mile radius. A coffee shop that also serves breakfast and lunch is just around the corner as is a Dairy Queen, Whale's Tail Bar & Restaurant and a few beach/surf shops! Venus' guests enjoy private beach access at the Frangista Beach.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2008

About: Welcome to Beach Reunion Group Rentals... Your source for luxury vacation rentals in the Destin and South Walton area. Destin and South Walton are located along the emerald waters and famous white sandy beaches of Florida's Gulf Coast. Come and discover pristine beaches, water sports, championship golf courses, decadent dining and seaside celebrations. Still undecided? Call one of our local property specialist at (850) 650-4544. Come and see for yourself why Destin, Florida was recently named one of the 'Ten Most Beautiful Places in America' and is known as the 'World's Luckiest Fishing Village'.

Why Frangista Beach:
Aphrodite is located in the prestigious Frangista Beach Community situated just 5 miles from downtown Destin and 2 miles to the west of Sandestin. You will love the private neighborhood beach because it is never too crowded and, of course, breathtaking!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Aphrodite has a huge amount of space, fitting 22-24 comfortably, even when it rains and everyone is stuck inside! It has a heated swimming pool, hot tub, and the kids love the bunk room and tower bedroom. The amount of balcony space is really surprising and offers unbelievable views!


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