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'Plantation House'-Designer Home, Pool, Across from Beach!

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Luxurious, wrap around decks, steps to the beach.

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Last updated: 06/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Crystal Beach house description

Main Attractions of house: Location, Location...Right across from the beach! Spectacular views of the ocean from the kitchen, living room, and ALL main house bedrooms. This beach getaway compound includes the Main House, PLUS separate apartment (living area, big screen tv, private bedroom and bathroom, dining, kitchenette) that overlooks the private pool. Enjoy all the outdoor living space ~ Gigantic wrap around front porch, pool porch and deck with reclining tanning chairs and outdoor dining. Porches and pool area light up at night, making it idea for evening fun! 2nd and 3rd floor balconies with lots of seating to enjoy sunny days and gorgeous sunsets. Sonos wireless music system throughout the property really adds to your relaxation. Plantation house is located in the beautiful Crystal Shores community of Crystal Beach. White picket fences and immaculate landscaping line each home. One of the most desired neighborhoods because of its walking proximity to restaurants, shopping, and DIRECTLY across from the street from the beach.

Toys included for your use: New bicycles, rolling beach cart, reclining beach chairs. 2 New 8ft beach umbrellas. Pool and beach toys, basketball Hoop, basketballs.
Also gigantic driveway big enough for 5 vehicles.
NEW!!! Coming Spring 2013!!! Rec room, with pool table, foozball table, and TV - great for teen/kids hangout!

Sleeping:
~Downstairs Master - King
~Upstairs Bedroom - King
~Upstairs Bunkroom - Set of Bunks (4 beds total)
~3rd Floor Huge Suite- King.
~Carriage House-Bedroom=King. Plus queen sofa bed.
**(House comfortable sleeps 8 adults, or maximum up to 10 adults if bunkbed restrictions are met)

##### Newly Upgraded!!! ###########
All Furniture, All Fixtures, All Lighting, All Appliances
~Free Wi-Fi internet
~AMAZING wireless music system throughout house
~New dishwasher & refrigerator, quiet efficiency
~New Hardwood Floors and stairs
~New 400-thread count designer bedding in every bedroom
~New patio furniture
~Flat screen TVs in all main house bedrooms, also in kitchen.
~X-large private Outdoor Shower

Parking: 5 cars driveway.

The ladies will enjoy the convenience of shopping at the Destin Commons outdoor mall while the guys enjoy Bass Pro Shop. Located only 3 blocks from the house. Publix is a few blocks away and has anything you might want, to stock the pantry. Starbucks, Outback Steakhouse, Chili's, and Marble Slab Creamery are within walking distance.

For a great family experience, there is Big Khauna's Water Park.
Close by there are several arcades, Go kart tracks, bumper boats and mini-golf. If you are adventurous, there are also thrill rides. All are within a few minutes drive.

Rent a jet-ski, boat or kayaks for the day from any of the close by marinas.

We enjoy sharing our house with you and hope you create lasting vacation memories. Hope to hear from you soon!!!

**No school Spring Breakers. Must be 25yrs to rent.
**No party events, receptions, weddings, etc. will be held at the home.

Property Type

  • House
  • 3105 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 4 twin/ single

            Upstairs Bunk beds...moreless

          • Master Bedroom : 1 king

            Downstairs...moreless

          • Huge Suite Bedroom : 1 king

            3rd Floor Suite w/Kitchenette (mini-frig, coffee pot, sink)...moreless

          • Carriage house Bedroom: 1 king

            Private Bedroom...moreless

          • Living room Carriage house: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Sofa bed (full/queen size)...moreless

          • Sleeping: ~Downstairs Master - King ~Upstairs Bedroom - King ~Upstairs Bunkroom - 2 Set of Bunks (4 beds total) ~3rd Floor Huge Suite- King. with Kitchenette ~Carriage House-Bedroom=King, Living=Full/Queen sofa bed. ##### Newly Upgraded!!! ########### All Furniture, All Fixtures, All Lighting, All Appliances ~Free Wi-Fi internet ~New dishwasher & refrigerator, quiet efficiency ~New Hardwood Floors and stairs ~New 400-thread count designer bedding in every bedroom ~New patio furniture...moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Main Attractions of house: Location, Location...Spectacular view of the ocean from kitchen, living room, and bedrooms. Also, all the outdoor living space ~ Wrap around front porch, pool deck with reclining tanning chairs. 2nd and 3rd floor balconies/sundecks with lots of seating to enjoy sunny days and gorgeous sunsets. Right across from the beach! Plantation house is located in the beautiful Crystal Shores community of Crystal Beach. White picket fences and immaculate landscaping line each home. One of the most desired neighborhoods because of it's walking proximity to restaurants, shopping, and one block from the beach. Toys included for your use: New Rolling beach cart, reclining beach chairs. 2 New 8ft beach umbrellas. Also gigantic driveway accomodates 5 vehicles....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Stereo
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Video Library
              • Game Room:

                Oversized garage turned amazing game room with Ping Pong table, Foosball table, Flat screen TV with Xbox, mini frig to keep cold drinks. 2 couches and bean bags. The ultimate hangout spot!...moreless

              • Ping Pong Table
              • Foosball

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Water Parks
                  • Cinemas

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shelling
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Sight Seeing

                  Location Type

                  • Ocean View
                  • Beach View
                  • Water View
                  • Near The Ocean

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Sailing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Deepsea Fishing

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 10 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          General

                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Telephone
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Clothes Dryer

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Oven
                          • Kitchen

                          Outside

                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Barbecue
                          • Patio
                          • Balcony
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas

                          Payment Type

                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa
                          • Amex
                          • Discover

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Heated Pool
                          • Private Pool
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 5
                          from 26 traveler reviews
                          Fun in the sun!!! 09/24/2012

                          VRBO Bear stayed here:


                          What a perfect beach vacation I had at The Plantation House! This house was ultra luxurious, with beautiful furniture and decor in every room spanning 3 floors, with views of the ocean from 2 balconies!
                          Waking up on the 3rd floor loft style suite was a real highlight, sunlight streaming in from all the windows with the morning ocean in view. It is just across a non-busy street from the ocean, and you can still hear the waves! We drove to many beaches in the area during our week-long stay, but the beach in front of the house was just as gorgeous and lovely. The whitest, sugary sand, and the water was always clear, blue-green and just the right temperature, even at the end of September. Some days the ocean was glassy like a giant pool with many kinds of fish swimming around, and other days there were waves for me to jump in! Flags on the beach let you know how strong the current is that day.

                          The house had everything we needed all week - beach chairs and umbrellas, multiple coolers to picnic down on the beach, floats, beach towels and even a beach bag and mats to use. When the sun was at its strongest, we would come back to the house, shower off in the outdoor shower, and hang out in the pool. The house has a super-nice sound system that pipes to every floor and to the pool and deck areas. It was all controlled with an iPad mounted in the wall that let you choose where the music played. Very fun! The pool was heated, which made it great at night under the moon. There is even a rolling cooler in the kitchen that we could wheel out to the poolside with our drinks! Most nights, we went to the local fish market and bought freshly caught fish and grilled on the pool patio grill. What a treat! I can't imagine having a better beach vacation, thanks Plantation House!

                          The VRBO Bear.

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Summer 2014
                          May 24 - Aug 15, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $6,000
                          Summer Late
                          Aug 16 - Sep 2, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $575
                          $3,500
                          Fall 2013
                          Sep 3 - Oct 30, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $550
                          $3,150
                          Winter 2014
                          Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $325
                          $1,904
                          Thanksgiving Week 2014
                          Nov 22 - Nov 28, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $3,500
                          flat fee
                          Christmas Week 2014
                          Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $3,500
                          flat fee
                          New Year's Week 2014
                          Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $3,500
                          flat fee
                          Winter 2015
                          Jan 3 - Mar 6, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $325
                          $1,904
                          Spring Break
                          Mar 7 - Apr 17, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $4,500

                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                          Spring 2015
                          Apr 18 - May 22, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $550
                          $3,150
                          Summer 2015
                          May 23 - Aug 14, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $6,000

                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $325

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                          • Cleaning Fee $350 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 11%

                          Notes:

                          Down Payment due at booking: $1000 (nonrefundable).

                          ~credit card only on down payment.

                          1st Pay due 60 days prior to arrival.

                          2nd Pay due 30 days prior to arrival.

                          ~e-check only on installment payments. If credit card is used a 2.5% convenience fee will be deducted from your deposit.

                          Damage Deposit: $400, fully refundable 72hrs after departure.

                          Rental age minimum=25yrs.

                          No School Spring Breakers.


                          Cancellation policy:

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                          Location

                          Crystal Shores at Crystal Beach is a pristine neighborhood with a sense of quiet beachside community. You'll see neighbors riding their bikes, walking their dogs, and waving hello from behind their white picket fences. Crystal Beach is one of the most desirable areas due to the close proximity to the beach and activites/shops. Just one block from the beach! Within walking distance there is all the action of shops, gaming, and restaurants. A few blocks from the renowned Henderson Park Inn which sits on a National Preserve, great place for a cocktail or dinner. A huge outdoor mall, the Destin Commons, is just a three block bike ride. Familiar restaurants and big retail stores are within a two block walk. Crystal Beach is one of the Northwest Florida's most sought after vacation communities.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2012

                          About the owner: We've both grownup on along the beach. West Coast for me and North East Coast for my husband, but nothing compares to the world famous sugar white sand beaches and emerald waters of Destin. Friends introduced our family to Destin in 2005 and we fell in love, hoping to one day own a beach house that we could share with family, old friends, and new friends. From our family to yours, we sincerely hope you enjoy your stay and make lasting memories to cherish.

                          Why the Owner Chose Crystal Beach:
                          Crystal Shores at Crystal Beach is a pristine neighborhood with a sense of quiet community. You'll see neighbors riding their bikes, walking their dogs, and waving hello from behind their white picket fences. The house is at the front of the neighborhood, directly across from the beach and 2-3 blocks from all the action of shops, gaming, and restaurants.


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                          • Luxurious, wrap around decks, steps to the beach.

                            Luxurious, wrap around decks, steps to the beach.

                          • Porches on all 3 floors have spectacular ocean views.

                            Porches on all 3 floors have spectacular ocean views.

                          • Porch runs along length of pool. French doors open to dining/living area.

                            Porch runs along length of pool. French doors open to dining/living area.

                          • Living room view from dining area. 52' HDTV, with ocean view and pool view.

                            Living room view from dining area. 52' HDTV, with ocean view and pool view.

                          • Gather around the new dining set that seats 10! Great for feasts and game night!

                            Gather around the new dining set that seats 10! Great for feasts and game night!

                          • 3rd Floor Bedroom Suite: Wake up with breathtaking views of the beach.

                            3rd Floor Bedroom Suite: Wake up with breathtaking views of the beach.

                          • Master Bedroom: Ocean views, TV, huge private bathroom. Access to amazing porch.

                            Master Bedroom: Ocean views, TV, huge private bathroom. Access to amazing porch.

                          • 2nd Floor Bedroom: King, balcony with spectacular ocean views!

                            2nd Floor Bedroom: King, balcony with spectacular ocean views!

                          • Main house PLUS separate Carriage House. Plenty of parking and basketball hoop!

                            Main house PLUS separate Carriage House. Plenty of parking and basketball hoop!

                          • Carriage House: Private bed room with King bed.

                            Carriage House: Private bed room with King bed.

                          • New porch bed swing! Call dibs for the best nap spot in the house.

                            New porch bed swing! Call dibs for the best nap spot in the house.

                          • 4 new beach cruisers for your use.

                            4 new beach cruisers for your use.

                          • Gorgeous ocean views from 3rd floor balcony.

                            Gorgeous ocean views from 3rd floor balcony.

                          • Wrap around porch next to the pool provides plenty of lounging. Lighted at night

                            Wrap around porch next to the pool provides plenty of lounging. Lighted at night

                          • So much seating in the living room. Access to amazing porch with music speakers.

                            So much seating in the living room. Access to amazing porch with music speakers.

                          • Breakfast bar and view of kitchen.

                            Breakfast bar and view of kitchen.

                          • Huge kitchen: All the latest cooking wares and tools provided.

                            Huge kitchen: All the latest cooking wares and tools provided.

                          • 3rd Floor: queen with private bath, lots of windows! Room has own kitchenette.

                            3rd Floor: queen with private bath, lots of windows! Room has own kitchenette.

                          • Amazing master bath with claw foot tub... true coastal living style.

                            Amazing master bath with claw foot tub... true coastal living style.

                          • 2nd Floor Bunk Room: Balcony with outdoor chairs and amazing beach views. Big TV

                            2nd Floor Bunk Room: Balcony with outdoor chairs and amazing beach views. Big TV

                          • Carriage House: Living room, dining, kitchenette. Private bedroom. Full bathroom

                            Carriage House: Living room, dining, kitchenette. Private bedroom. Full bathroom

                          • So New! Rec Room with ping pong, foosball, xbox. Another great gathering area!

                            So New! Rec Room with ping pong, foosball, xbox. Another great gathering area!

                          • High Tech luxury. Wireless music system throughout the house and porch/pool area

                            High Tech luxury. Wireless music system throughout the house and porch/pool area

                          • Beach cart and beach chairs for your use!

                            Beach cart and beach chairs for your use!

                          $325 - $857 per night (USD)
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                          5 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 13

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                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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