The Starfish Cottage-Private Pool/Golf Cart/Single Home

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Come visit our brick, one-level beach house in 'Paradise Retreat'. Just a short stroll takes you straight to the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. We are located in the Paradise Retreat community which offers private beach access. We hope you will make yourself at home in this four-bedroom, two full bath home which is dressed in a nautical fashion in appreciation of the coastal lifestyle and in celebration of the beautiful, delicate sea creature, the starfish.

We offer a private swimming pool - no you do not have to share with a community! Or an entire condominium! It is all yours.

****NEW ADDITION: We have added a new option for you to rent a luxury GOLF CART to make your stay here at the Starfish Cottage more convenient and to provide a fun way to cruise along the strip and to and from the beach! Mention in your inquiry whether or not you would be interested in renting a cart, and for an additional fee of $195.00, we'll have the cart at the house ready-to-go! So call or email us today and be sure to inquire about one of the best ways to get around town and enjoy the breezy air down by the gulf, in our luxury golf cart!!!!****

The master bedroom is private and features its own large bath, a walk-in closet, beautifully furnished, king-size bedding, flat screen TV.

The large great room is sunny & bright with natural sunlight,a large sectional sofa which has a queen sleeper for those extra friends! Plenty of seating, flat screen TV, DVD, furnished with books & movies, games,cards, & you can sit & enjoy the pool view from the great room.

Mini master
The second adult bedroom is cool and inviting with a nostalgic theme for starfish original art, flat screen TV and DVD

Large dining table seats 8 with ease, fully-stocked kitchen seats 4 at the bar, side by side refrigerator door ice maker, water dispenser, gas grill by the pool, pool toys, bicycles in garage.

If you need to connect with the outside world, we offer free high-speed wireless internet. In addition, our property managers are always available by phone to answer any questions you may have. Give us a call today for further information regarding our rental home or to plan your upcoming Florida vacation!

Washing machine & dryer furnished.Two car garage.

Menus and directions to all local eating establishments, amusement parks, dolphin sight seeing excursions, sunset dinner cruise, & deep sea charter boats. Many harbor restaurants will 'cook your catch'. Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin is 6 minutes away with lots of activities for family fun! The lovely Destin Commons has a movie theater, fine-dining, shopping, kids water fountain & play ground. A huge Bass Pro Shop sporting good store in Destin Commons is equipped with a giant shark display perfect for vacation photos.

**HOORAY!! WE'RE NOW ON SOCIAL MEDIA! Follow us on twitter at @destin_views and/or like us on facebook (Destin Views) for updates and special offers!!!**



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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age limit for renters : must be 25 years of age to lease home with prepaid damage deposit. We prefer families & so do our neighbors !...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Beach toys,bikes,barbies on site...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    no smoking...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    one level - no steps...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Bedroom 4


  • Convertible Beds

    2 Sleeper Sofa...moreless

  • 4 bedrooms, sleeps 10, beds for 8-10 King size beds (1) extra pillows provided in closet., queen size beds (2) mini master suite., twin or single beds (4) mattress all have plastic protective cover. Extra sheet sets & light weight blankets in each children's room., baby cribs (1) please bring infant bedding. High chair is provided. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • bikes, baby bed, pool toys, Golf Cart $195.00 Additional


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    TV /DVD in each room. Many movies on site, along with Children's Movies & Books & Games. TV channels 1-20....moreless

  • Television:


  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    Many Children's Movies & Books, Grown up Movies & Books....moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    2 Car Garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wi Fi is available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is filled with cooking, baking & grilling items. Plenty of dinnerware & blender,coffee maker,coffee bean grinder. Toaster, food processor, counter top microwave, tea pot, plastic containers...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side, ice & water dispenser in door...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Entire back yard is the pool & cement decking. Table for 4 with umbrella. Side chairs & loungers for tanning....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa



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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 1 - Feb 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,450 $2,050
Mar 1 - May 1, 2016
7 night min stay

May 2 - Jul 31, 2016
7 night min stay

* 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
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


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Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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A wonderful new, fishing pier on Okaloosa Island, deep sea fishing, dolphin cruise, dinner cruise, nearby live entertainment like comedy club, dancing, live music, blue's music clubs, local rentals of all sorts of pontoon boats, ski boats, jet ski's, motor scooters, even a beach side church service, just bring you chair. No shoe's required. Come on down & enjoy the fun.


Owner info

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We have a gas grill, games for the children, beach chairs & beach toys. DVD's for children and adults. The rental manager are very close by.

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Speaks: english

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  • The Starfish Cottage

    The Starfish Cottage

  • Private Swimming Pool

    Private Swimming Pool

  • Family Room with Queen Sleeper Sofa

    Family Room with Queen Sleeper Sofa

  • Mini Master Bedroom

    Mini Master Bedroom

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Bedroom 4

    Bedroom 4

  • Kitchen with Bar Stool

    Kitchen with Bar Stool

  • Main Hallway

    Main Hallway

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Sugar Sand Beach

    Sugar Sand Beach

  • Private Entrance to the beach.

    Private Entrance to the beach.

  • Golf Cart
Rental $195.00 for the Week!

    Golf Cart Rental $195.00 for the Week!

  • Pool with Gas Grill

    Pool with Gas Grill

  • Living Room with Queen Sleeper Sofa and Dining Room

    Living Room with Queen Sleeper Sofa and Dining Room

  • Master Suite with Private Bath. Flat Screen TV

    Master Suite with Private Bath. Flat Screen TV

  • Mini Master Bedroom with TV and DVD

    Mini Master Bedroom with TV and DVD

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Bedroom Hallway

    Bedroom Hallway

  • Kitchen with Fridge and Ice Maker

    Kitchen with Fridge and Ice Maker

  • Hallway to Backyard

    Hallway to Backyard

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

  • Sugar Sand Beach

    Sugar Sand Beach

  • Private Entrance to the beach

    Private Entrance to the beach

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