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Perfect for Large Families & Groups, Private Pool, Short Walk to Beach!

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

'Luna Mermaid Cottage and Guest House' is your dream beach house! This beautifully furnished seven bedroom, six bathroom beach cottage and separate guest house is located in the highly sought after Crystal Beach community. The 'Luna Mermaid Cottage and Guest House' is only 2 blocks (a short walk) from the beach. It is conveniently located within walking distance to Destin Commons, Barnes & Noble, Starbucks, Publix, many restaurants and world class shopping, an IMAX movie theater, Legendary Marina, and so much more!


'Luna Mermaid' features a large, 12x36 private heated saltwater pool that sits between the front and back cottages.
Enjoy your large patio area, gas grill, & three outdoor dining tables that surround the lagoon saltwater pool. Rinse off after a day at the beach in your two outdoor showers. The pool and patio are enclosed with a privacy fence.

There is a full living room in both cottages with 55' & 51' LCD televisions. Both living rooms have plenty of comfortable seating. There is a full kitchen with new appliances in both cottages. Also, both cottages have their own washer & dryer. All seven bedrooms have their own LCD televisions.

This home is very spacious at over 3300 square feet. Perfect for large families that want to spend time together, but still need their own space & privacy. The Main house is a 4 bedroom, 3 bath. The Back Cottage is 3 bedroom, 3 bath. The large pool sits between the two houses, with a privacy fence that surrounds the pool and spacious patio area. Large driveway with plenty of off street parking.

Both cottages were renovated in 2012. New carpet, furniture, and tile. The wood floors were refinished and the kitchens were remodeled.

Bedroom & Bathroom layout is as follows....

Main House:

Bedroom 1: King Bed with additional daybed
Bedroom 2: King Bed
Bedroom 3: Queen Bed
Bedroom 4: Two Sets of Bunk Beds, kid room

Bathroom 1: Full Bathroom, whirpool tub & separate shower, off master, double sinks
Bathroom 2: Double Sinks, Shower, serves bedroom 2 and 3
Bathroom 3: Full Bathroom, shower only, good for kids, off of bunk room

Guest House:

Bedroom 5: King Bed
Bedroom 6: King Bed
Bedroom 7: 2 Sets of Bunk Beds
Living Room Sofa pulls out to a Queen

Bathroom 4: Full Bathroom, shower only
Bathroom 5: Full Bathroom, shower only
Bathroom 6: Full Bathroom, shower only


This one-of-a kind private beach retreat is just 2 blocks to 'The most beautiful beaches in the U.S.A'. according to U.S. travel magazine! The tropical landscaping and the laid back feeling you get that only a private home provides will keep you coming back year after year. Come relax, kick off your shoes, and enjoy paradise at the 'Luna Mermaid Cottage and Guest House'! Just 2 blocks to the emerald green Gulf of Mexico! Book early! This house gets booked up quickly!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 3300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We do not rent to anyone under 25....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23, Beds for 21-23

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    king bed plus daybed, main house...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    pullout queen couch in back cottage...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    front cottage...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    front cottage...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 bunk bed

    2 sets of bunks, 4 twins, main house...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 king

    back cottage...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 king

    back cottage...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 2 bunk bed

    2 sets of bunks, 4 twins, back cottage...moreless

  • Main House: King size beds (2), futon/ daybed in master, Queen size Beds (1), 2 sets of bunk beds. Back Cottage: King size beds (2), Sleeper sofa in back cottage living room (queen), 2 sets of bunk beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Two Full Kitchens. Two full living areas. Both have large (51' and 55') LCD televisions. All bedrooms have new LCD televisions. Both cottages have a washer & dryer....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    51' and 55' LCD televisions in living rooms. LCD televisions in all bedrooms....moreless

  • Television

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    two living rooms...moreless

  • Parking:

    Large driveway with plenty of parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    We do not provide beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    2...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Can be heated for an additional fee...moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.5
from 13 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
May 23 - Jun 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,000
Summer
Jun 6 - Jul 24, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,500
Late Summer 1
Jul 25 - Aug 7, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,500
Late Summer
Aug 8 - Aug 14, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,000
Late Summer 2
Aug 15 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000
Fall/ Winter
Sep 5 - Feb 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Insurance $39
  • Cleaning/ Admin $450 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

$500 due at the time of booking and balance is due 60 days prior to check in.


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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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Location

Great location! Less than 1 mile from Destin Commons, outdoor shopping complex with movie theater, restaurants, and shops. 2 blocks from beach access. Regatta Bay and Kelly Plantation golf courses a couple miles away. Outlet malls 5 miles away. Marina 1 mile away.

 

Manager info

About: Cottages Near the Sea was created by mother and daughter team, JoJo Smoak and Linsey Keich. Our mission is to provide our guests and home owners with first class, personalized customer service. We are a boutique cottage rental agency with an emphasis on hospitality. We both live here full time in the midst of our Cottages Near the Sea, giving us a unique opportunity to provide hands on service that is unparalleled.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • private salt water pool, 12x36

    private salt water pool, 12x36

  • pool area

    pool area

  • porch at main house

    porch at main house

  • beach carts for your use

    beach carts for your use

  • kitchen main house

    kitchen main house

  • Master Bedroom with Daybed

    Master Bedroom with Daybed

  • Claudia queen size, front house

    Claudia queen size, front house

  • front house king size

    front house king size

  • kitchen back cottage

    kitchen back cottage

  • king bedroom, back cottage

    king bedroom, back cottage

  • back cottage bathroom

    back cottage bathroom

  • Luna Mermaid, front house

    Luna Mermaid, front house

  • front porch

    front porch

  • kitchen main house

    kitchen main house

  • Living Room Main House with large flat screen television

    Living Room Main House with large flat screen television

  • whirpool tub in master with separate shower and double sinks

    whirpool tub in master with separate shower and double sinks

  • bathroom in main house, shared with bedroom 2 and 3, shower only

    bathroom in main house, shared with bedroom 2 and 3, shower only

  • Bunk Room Main House

    Bunk Room Main House

  • Back Cottage Living Room

    Back Cottage Living Room

  • king bedroom, back cottage

    king bedroom, back cottage

  • Bunk Room Guest Cottage

    Bunk Room Guest Cottage

VRBO #393810

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Date last modified - Friday, May 29, 2015

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/25/2015
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