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Best Price, This Close to the Beach

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Gulf View 1 Direct from Our Home.


Last updated: 07/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Your Paradise has an address: Destin, Miramar Beach, Florida. Our beautiful Emerald Coast contains some of the most diverse recreation choices along Florida's drastically under-appreciated Gulf Coast, and some of the best options for visitors seeking an affordable family vacation. Our Northwest Florida Beaches are accessable by 3 International airports (ECP) Panama City,Pensacola (PNS) and our own Destin, (VPS) airport, they have made more flights available to this area and more affordable .

For both our Southeast US & Canadian Guests. Please visit Vision Airlines on the web.

Costa Vista's (Home by the Sea) Gulf Front View building, faces the Gulf of Mexico and overlooks our sugar white beach, with an unobstructed view. There is a pool, beach shower, Pool side Furniture. .

Costa Vista #18 is a three floor corner unit Townhome, with a larger balcony, and a direct view of the Gulf. It is upgraded. The master bedroom opens onto a balcony, has a king size pillow top mattress, with 300 count egyptian cotton sheets. A large closet and full bath adjoin the master bedroom and TV.

The guest bedroom has a pillow top gueen size bed, and 300 count egyptian cotton sheets, has an accessable full bath. This room also has a TV/DVD player. The kitchen with granite counter tops is fully equipped with all you will need for your stay. The dining table seats 4, bar seats 2. There is a laundry closet with full size washer /dryer and storage cabinet.

The nautical colors compliment the beautiful Gulf View from your living room, complete with Sleeper sofa, Love Seat and an entertainment center with TV/DVD/STEREO and High speed Wireless Internet. You will enjoy this newly decorated unit, guaranteed!!!!

Sit on your andorondack Chairs and enjoy the view of the Dolphins playing in the surf or relax in the chaise lounge at the pool while sunbathing and listning to the seabirds.

During high season (March to October) two beach chairs/umbrella ARE available from our concierge. Be sure to tip her for her great service.

Costa Vista (Home by the Sea),11 Driftwood Rd. #18 , Destin, Florida is one of the most popular family oriented destinations in Destin. We have it All! Oh, I forgot to mention the 2.5 miles of sugar white beach, just 100 steps from your front door. One of the largest public beaches On Miramar, never crouded. Also lets not forget Dining. One the most popular beach dining experiences is Pompono Joe's. Right across the street. Endless walking both on the beach and the street. And lastly the sunsets. Breath taking. Families drive many miles to this location every evening. You Live there as our VIP Guests!

To make your vacation complete, the Gulf front View is spectacular, unit is non smoking, immaculately cleaned and inspected after each departure, by our concierge - KAREN. The decor is exceptional as shown in our website pictorial, please click on our links for viewing. Please contact us for availability and rates!'

Once you have enjoyed our accommodations DESTIN will become your DESTINY .

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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum 25 years old. Proof of Minimum required....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Pool and Beach within steps of Unit....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoke Free Zone....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, Restricted by HOA. We Love our Pets....moreless

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

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Pool, High speed internet, Two beachchairs and umbrella provided for our guest from mid March-mid October, custom drapes, pillow top matress, BBQ Grill on request, Green space for children to play, plenty of parking. Car port for 2 cars on 1st Floor....moreless



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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Available on all levels of our home....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Direct beach acess. 100 steps from front door....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Available on all levels of our home....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Direct beach acess. 100 steps from front door....moreless

  • Water View:

    Direct views from2nd and 3rd floors....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Direct views from2nd and 3rd floors...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Newer Hi Efficientcy Heat Pump...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size near Kitchen...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Parking for 2 cars on ground level...moreless

  • Heating:

    Newer Hi Efficientcy Heat Pump...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for 2 cars on ground level...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Please bring your own Cell Phone....moreless

  • Towels Provided:


  • Washing Machine:

    Full size near Kitchen...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes, Details to connect at Kitchen Counter...moreless


  • Dishwasher:


  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Tile floor, Granite counter tops. Full, flat Top, Electric Stove, with oven/Broiler. Double Stainless sinks...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Over counter....moreless


  • Balcony:

    2 = one on each of the Living area's. Both with fantastic Gulf views,...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Pool Located right next to house. 10 steps from front door....moreless

Building Type

  • Villa


Write a review 4.7
from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 23 - Aug 8, 2015
4 night min stay

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$199 $199
Thu, Fri, Sat
$1,149 $2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $49
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 07/05/2015
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19 Miles
Nearest Airport
Costa Vista
Nearest Barpub
Pompano Joe's 200 steps
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 98
Costa Vista
Nearest Restaurant
Pompano Joes's 200 steps
Costa Vista
Nearest Beach
100 steps

Car: Recommended

Water theme parks, mini golf, pontoon rentals, jet skis, Deep sea fishing, Antique Shops, Luxury Spas, Nature Preserve, And, of course, the most beautiful beaches in Florida, We offer a 'Things TO DO in Destin' guide in Home by the Sea, and check out an I-Phone App called 30A. It has the most current info on Dining and entertainmentin the Destin Area.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Aloha, We are Carolynn & Fred Basiago. Owner/Managers of 'Home by the Sea', at beautiful, Miramar Beach Florida. We live in Pennsylvania and our day jobs are RN and Furniture Sales. We enjoy flying, and are both Private Pilots. Destin is the perfect fly away destination. Come share our paridise. Mahalo Carolynn & Fred

Why the Owner Chose Costa Vista:
Living in the Snow belt and a Love for the Beach.' Destin became our Destiny.' Traveling thorough many Caribbean Island destinations. We have found no other location on the US East Coast with Crystal Clear Turquoise Waters and Sugar White Sands usually found in Caribbean Locations. Let us help you make Destin your Destiny.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
Our 3 Floor (Steps Only) corner unit Townehome. Costa Vista #18, is a beautiful unit, nautical decor, very nicely furnished and upgraded, Gulf Views from 2nd and 3rd floor Balconies and Pool - 10 steps from front door. 90% of our vacationers are repeat visitors, and we like to provide them with something a little different from their last visit.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Gulf View 1 Direct from Our Home.

    Gulf View 1 Direct from Our Home.

  • Waiting for You

    Waiting for You

  • Gulf View 1st Floor

    Gulf View 1st Floor

  • Flat Screen in Living Room

    Flat Screen in Living Room

  • @1st Floor Deck Views Pool is 10 steps from Front Door

    @1st Floor Deck Views Pool is 10 steps from Front Door

  • Master Bedroom King Bed

    Master Bedroom King Bed

  • Gulf of Mexico...Right outside Your Door.

    Gulf of Mexico...Right outside Your Door.

  • Restraunt Steps Away
Pompano Joe's

    Restraunt Steps Away Pompano Joe's

  • Costa Vista From Gulf edge. And Beach Entrance

    Costa Vista From Gulf edge. And Beach Entrance

  • Beach Entrance

    Beach Entrance

  • Romantic Sunsets

    Romantic Sunsets

  • Pool Next Door

    Pool Next Door

  • Living Room Sofa Sleeper
Bay Window Faces Pool and Gulf Views

    Living Room Sofa Sleeper Bay Window Faces Pool and Gulf Views

  • Dining and And Breakfast Counter

    Dining and And Breakfast Counter

  • Guest Bedroom- Queen Bed

    Guest Bedroom- Queen Bed

  • Yes, this is our Beach near Sunset.

    Yes, this is our Beach near Sunset.

  • Restraunt Views while Dining. Can it Get any Better than This.

    Restraunt Views while Dining. Can it Get any Better than This.

  • Master King Bed

    Master King Bed

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