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House with Sailboat and Pool Located Between Gulf, Pass and Harbor

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Nautilus House built around pool with Tower Suite and Observation Deck

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Last updated: 05/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Built around a private pool, this three-bedroom, 3 1/2 bath, architectural marvel features a two-level tower suite containing bedroom and shuttered porch, master bath with shower and jacuzzi tub, and roof-top observatory/sun deck - all with 360-degree vistas of Destin Harbor, East Pass, and the gulf. The Nautilus house is located in the secluded, gated beach community of Destin Pointe which contains two lakes, two pools, tennis courts and 3000 feet of private beach.

Interior design touches include large windows overlooking the pool, 12-foot ceilings, granite countertops, ceiling fans, hardwood floors, multiple TVs, VCR/DVD players, and surround sound.

Like boating? Included with a week or longer rental is a sunset cruise of Destin Harbor, East Pass and the Gulf on the owner's 45-foot sailboat. Captain provided.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

  • Downstairs bedroom overlooking private pool: 1 queen

    This bedroom has it's own bath. Beautifully decorated...moreless

  • Downstairs sailing bedroom: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Bedroom great for 3 children, or adults, private bath...moreless

  • Private Master Suite: 1 king

    Very private Master Suite with private bath...moreless

  • Sofa Bed in living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sofa bed...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2) Twin or Single Beds (1), Queen sleep sofa (1), portable pack and play (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Cable TV's, VCR/DVD players, Jacuzzi Tub in Master Bath

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    With surround sound...moreless

  • Television:

    In each bedroom there is a TV/DVD combination as well as a large flat screen TV/DVD/surround sound in the living room...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area is open to kitchen and living area. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    3 cars in driveway and addtional parking just across from house. ...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

    Fully equipped...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Observation Deck on top of house with view of Gulf, East Pass and Harbor...moreless

  • Boat:

    For one week or longer, you can enjoy one outing with captain on the Space Dancer sailing yacht. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two pools located on property, one heated, one hottub and one pool nearer beach. ...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Private pool located just outside kitchen door. Great for kids. ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 18 - May 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$286
$2,000
Summer
May 30 - Aug 7, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,100
Fall
Aug 8 - Nov 7, 2015
4 night min stay
$285
$2,000

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

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Last updated: 05/17/2015
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport

Car: Recommended

The Destin beaches are considered some of the most beautiful in the world! With sugar white sand, sand dunes, dolphins, boating, etc.. You can enjoy relaxing on the beach, visiting the many attractions including the Big Kahuna water park. Enjoy shopping at the outlet mall with water fountains for the kiddies to play.

Just down the road in Fort Walton Beach you can enjoy the Gulfarium where you can see live dolphin shows and other sea animals.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We are retired with lots of family! Rick is Retired from NASA and Vanderbilt University. We moved from Brentwood TN two years ago and are currently living in Huntsville Al for part of the year and here in Destin during the Winter months. We were both born and raised in Alabama.

Why the Owner Chose Destin Pointe:
We both visited the beach growing up with our families and then in adult years continued to visit bringing our own families to enjoy these beautiful beaches. As we were looking for a place to buy, we were brought to Destin Pointe and immediately were sold on this beautiful house and neighborhood. It is one of Destin's best kept secrets.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Nautilus and Destin Pointe provides a relaxing atmosphere, family friendly setting, safe environment, trolley service to and from beach; convenient location to grocery store, Target, entertainment and restaurants. The small pool right outside the kitchen door is perfect for small children and adults. Rooftop observatory is a unique feature in Destin Pointe because it's height gives views of the gulf, east pass and the harbor, allowing for most awesome sunrises and sunsets. Join our captain for a sunset cruise on our sailing yacht, The Space Dancer.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Nautilus House built around pool with Tower Suite and Observation Deck

    Nautilus House built around pool with Tower Suite and Observation Deck

  • Shady front porch swing for reading and relaxing

    Shady front porch swing for reading and relaxing

  • The pool and waterfall can be seen and heard throughout the main floor rooms

    The pool and waterfall can be seen and heard throughout the main floor rooms

  • Personally imported Italian tile and leaded glass features

    Personally imported Italian tile and leaded glass features

  • Great room overlooks pool and waterfall

    Great room overlooks pool and waterfall

  • Beautiful dining room for pleasant family meals

    Beautiful dining room for pleasant family meals

  • Ocean bedroom with private bath overlooks the pool

    Ocean bedroom with private bath overlooks the pool

  • Sailing Room Bedroom with Queen bed, twin bed and private bath.

    Sailing Room Bedroom with Queen bed, twin bed and private bath.

  • Master bedroom features privacy with expansive views of Gulf and private lake

    Master bedroom features privacy with expansive views of Gulf and private lake

  • Top Observatory deck with incredible views of harbor, pass and Gulf

    Top Observatory deck with incredible views of harbor, pass and Gulf

  • Enjoy a complimentary sunset cruise aboard the 45' sailing yacht 'Space Dancer'

    Enjoy a complimentary sunset cruise aboard the 45' sailing yacht 'Space Dancer'

  • Unbelievable sunsets experienced from the private beaches of Destin Pointe

    Unbelievable sunsets experienced from the private beaches of Destin Pointe

  • View of the front of the Nautilus House

    View of the front of the Nautilus House

  • French doors across the front open into great room and dining area

    French doors across the front open into great room and dining area

  • Beautifully appointed kitchen

    Beautifully appointed kitchen

  • HDTV, CD/DVD player and surround sound system in great room

    HDTV, CD/DVD player and surround sound system in great room

  • Enjoy the beauty and calming motion of the palm trees through the many windows

    Enjoy the beauty and calming motion of the palm trees through the many windows

  • Hall of windows beside pool leading to downstairs bedrooms

    Hall of windows beside pool leading to downstairs bedrooms

  • Fall asleep in the ocean room to the comforting sounds of the waterfall outside

    Fall asleep in the ocean room to the comforting sounds of the waterfall outside

  • Master bathroom features jacuzzi tub and frameless glass shower

    Master bathroom features jacuzzi tub and frameless glass shower

  • View from balcony outside of Master Suite

    View from balcony outside of Master Suite

  • Amazing sunrises and sunsets from the observatory

    Amazing sunrises and sunsets from the observatory

  • Take your family for a fun trip to see the dolphin

    Take your family for a fun trip to see the dolphin

  • Come to the Nautilus and build your sandcastle by the emerald blue Gulf

    Come to the Nautilus and build your sandcastle by the emerald blue Gulf

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/17/2015
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