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Last updated: 01/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Maravilla house description

Maravilla is a gated community with tennis courts, 2 swimming pools, hot tub and a clubhouse with an exercise room.

This upscale home is tastefully decorated, gourmet kitchen, granite counters, breakfast bar, 52 in. cable television, surround sound system with speakers throughout the house.

The great room has a spectacular view through the loggia, wall-to-wall glass doors and windows. The office has a daybed with a computer and internet access. The master bedroom suite has a king size bed, walk-in closet, granite double sinks, jacuzzi tub and a large shower with double heads.

Outside the kitchen is a deck with a barbeque for outside cooking and an outside shower where you can wash off when you come back from the beach. The beach is approximately one and a half blocks from the back door, through the gated community.

The second floor has two bedrooms and a full bath, with an outside deck to privately grab the rays. One bedroom has a queen size bed with a flat screen television/VCR combo. The other children's bedroom has two twin size beds and a flat screen television/VCR and radio/cassette/CD player.

Keywords: Spacious, Luxury Home, upscale kitchen and electronics


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2315 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children:

            No children under 5 years of age....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Flat screen televisions/VCR/DVD players in each bedroom, trash compactor in kitchen, kitchen utensils provided. 60 inch Sony Bravia flat screen TV with surround sound and Blue Ray DVD player. Speakers on the sun deck, master bedroom, lanai....moreless


              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable:

                dsl computer in office with router for your notebook computers...moreless

              • Stereo


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

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Beach View:

                    located in gated community two blocks from beach...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Area


                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available:

                        Apple computer...moreless

                      • Covered Parking
                      • Garage
                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Linens Provided


                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Gourmet kitchen with upscale stove, refrigerator, microwave,dishwasher, and compactor....moreless


                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Lanai / Gazebo

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Heated Pool
                      • Shared Hot Tub:

                        Located next to the Clubhouse...moreless

                      • Jetted Tub:

                        Jacuzzi tub in Master bath along with large shower...moreless



                      Write a review 5
                      from 11 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Sep 7 - Mar 7, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      Spring Break
                      Mar 8 - May 15, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      May 16 - Sep 5, 2015
                      7 night min stay


                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • cleaning $150 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 12%


                      $500.00 to secure the rental dates, non refundable. The remainder is due 30 days from the date of the booking.

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                      Last updated: 01/17/2015
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Ft. Walton/Valpariso
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Pompano Joe's
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Florida Scenic Highway 98
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Crab Trap
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Miramar Beach

                      Destin Commons Upscale Shopping Center, Outlet Mall Shopping Center in San Destin, Bass Pro Shop, Publixs, Cuveebistro and other upscale gourmet restaurants


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2000

                      About the owner: Here we are enjoying our anniversary at Galatoire's, a fine New Orleans restaurant. Destin rivals New Orleans for reasonably priced upscale fine restaurants close to our house.

                      Why the Owner Chose Maravilla:
                      my wife and I dated in college and then we went different directions with different people until we found each other in 1995 and were married. We always loved Destin, having stayed at the old Frangista cinder block hotel in 1968, and we dreamed of having a house there and in 2000 we made it happen. She retired in 2003 and I in 2008 and we love sharing the house with good people who enjoy their stay.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      the house is not a typical rental because it has all of the extras of our second home. My wife is a great decorator and I have all the electronic stuff to make it interesting. It is a kick back place very near but not too close to the tennis courts, club house with exercise room and the swimming pool.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • Front View

                        Front View

                      • Jacuzzi tub in master bath

                        Jacuzzi tub in master bath

                      • Great Room

                        Great Room

                      • Granite Bar and Dining Room Table

                        Granite Bar and Dining Room Table

                      • Lanai


                      • Two car carport

                        Two car carport

                      • Basketball goal

                        Basketball goal

                      • White sandy beaches, blue green water

                        White sandy beaches, blue green water

                      • Maravilla Community with condos,cottages,and houses

                        Maravilla Community with condos,cottages,and houses

                      • Day Bed in Office

                        Day Bed in Office

                      • Great Room, 50inch LED, surround sound, streaming movies,blue ray DVD player

                        Great Room, 50inch LED, surround sound, streaming movies,blue ray DVD player

                      • Kitchen/Breakfast Bar

                        Kitchen/Breakfast Bar

                      • Gourmet Kitchen

                        Gourmet Kitchen

                      • Washer/Dryer


                      • Natural Gas Grill

                        Natural Gas Grill

                      • St. Croix Court and Maravilla Drive

                        St. Croix Court and Maravilla Drive

                      • Tennis Courts

                        Tennis Courts

                      VRBO #56057

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, January 17, 2015

                      $1,500 - $2,050 per week (USD)
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      Member since: 2005
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 01/17/2015
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                      (985) 320-8550 (Louisiana, USA)

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