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Last updated: 07/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Ariel Dunes condo description

On-beach, 2 bdrm/2 bth, Platinum-rated condo with awesome views and heated pool. We're one of the newest condos in Destin, Our Guest Reviews are second to none and we pledge to maintain this 100% satisfaction rating! As an added benefit, we also have free high-speed wifi, which even works throughout our pool areas.

Act now to rent directly from THE OWNER and get the best value for your vacation in this Fabulous 2 bedroom / 2 bath condo in renowned Ariel Dunes 1!! (Please note: This is truly a for rent by owner condo! NO management company involved and NO hidden fees included!).

**Once booked, you will receive a code to the door for the dates of your stay so you can arrive and depart whenever you like without having to check-in on someone else's schedule.

**Make sure to read the GUEST COMMENTS and get the piece of mind that you have to have when planning your family's yearly vacation. By staying with us, you can ensure that your family will have a very comfortable and Hassle-Free vacation.

Ariel Dunes is adjacent to Majestic Sun in the Seascape Resort but worlds apart in luxury and appeal. Act now to experience everything this New Landmark Resort has to offer. If you've been to the Destin area lately, you had to have noticed the two magnificent Towers in the skyline, which are now the tallest buildings in Okaloosa and Walton Counties

Situated in the Seascape Community, Ariel Dunes towers over the adjacent golf course and offers breath-taking views of the Gulf of Mexico as well as magnificent views across the golf course to the Choctawhatchee Bay.

When you enter off of Scenic Gulf Drive and proceed through the security gate, you will instantly know that you have chosen the perfect vacation destination! While pulling up in to the building's drive-thru entry court and main floor lobby, you will immediately admire the expansive pools (some of the largest in Destin) which total in excess of 11,000 square feet, as well as the large adjacent deck areas and extensive landscaping. As an added benefit, the pools include a heated section during colder months as well as complimentary lounge chairs.

Following a short trip up one of several elevators, you will enter our 2 bedroom, 2 bath luxury condominium to find all that your heart desires in a vacation accommodation. This unit features nine ft ceilings, ceramic tile and plush carpet flooring, raised panel kitchen cabinetry and beautiful GRANITE countertops. The kitchen is fully equipped with all STAINLESS STEEL GE PROFILE appliances which include a 26 foot side by side refrigerator with filtered ice and water, dishwasher, self-cleaning oven/range and a built-in microwave. In addition, the kitchen has been fully equipped with all utensils, plates, cookware, coffee maker, blender, toaster and many other items that will ensure optimum convenience.

This Platinum level condo has been furnished in a way that complements the already luxurious feel of Ariel Dunes. The dining area has a large dining table with seating for six as well as a bar with two stools. The living room features a cozy queen sleeper/sofa, a standard sofa, a soft chair with ottoman and a coffee table...all with a view of the Gulf's beautiful waters. A high-end 37' PLASMA HD-TV enhances the living area and also includes a DVD and VCR which is sure to make you feel right at home. A large eight foot sliding glass door opens from the living area to the outdoor living area on the balcony (one of the largest balconies in the building) and offers magnificent views out to the Gulf and of the pools below.

The fully furnished master bedroom includes a king size bed with pillow-top mattress, soft chair and ottoman, dual bed side tables with lamps and clock radios as well as a nice 27' Flat Screen TV, and DVD player. This room offers views of the Gulf and access to the 400 square foot baloony through its own eight foot sliding glass door. It also includes a master bathroom which features a glass enclosed shower, double vanity and a large garden tub that you can soak in while actually enjoying a view of the Gulf.

The guest bedroom features a queen bed with a plush pillow-top mattress, night stand and clock alarm as well as a dresser, large closet and 20' Flat Screen TV with built-in DVD and VCR. It has private access to the guest bathroom which can also be accessed from the hall way. The view from this guest bedroom is impressive - providing a wonderful look across the Seascape Golf course and out to the Choctawhatchee Bay. (For more information on the layout, check out the unit floor plan in the pictures below)

A full size washer and dryer, high-end electronics, board games, DVD's, card games, books and more are included in this magnificent condo. We hope and feel that once you stay with us, you want have any reason to ever stay anywhere else in Destin.

Don't risk your family's vacation by going with a 3rd party managed condo. By staying with us, you can be rest assured that the photos, description and guest reviews on this page are for this specific condo. You can also have confidence that the condo will be clean and crisp when you arrive as we have a detailed inspection done after each cleaning. Further, I can guarantee that you won't find a comparable unit in Destin for a better price. Avoid all the pitfalls associated renting one of many condos rented by a managment company or agent by going directly with the owner. Please call/email me before confirming anywhere else... and please beware of hidden charges such as Amenity Fees, Damage Waiver Fees, Administrative fees, etc.

Thank you and we can't wait to have you. Please don't just take our word for it... Click on 'COMMENTS' below and check out what our guests are saying about their stay.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            No renters under 25...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • King size beds (1) In master bedroom. Very plush and includes a tempurpedic topper, Queen size Beds (1) In guest bedroom. Sealy, pillow top mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleeper sofa in Living area that sleeps like an actual bed...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Every utensil you can think of is included...from blenders to specialty silverware...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            All Stainless Steel GE Profile Appliances with Granite Countertops...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            26 foot side by side with filtered ice and water through door...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            All Digital - Stainless Steel GE Profile...moreless

          • Microwave:

            All Digital - Stainless Steel GE Profile...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Freezer
          • Pantry Items

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            Plenty of conveninent parking just steps from the elevator is provided. No other condo in Destin has parking as convenient as Ariel Dunes...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Digital Thermostat for optimum comfort...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All sheets are 300 thread count and up...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Full Size GE...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Full Size GE...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Heating
          • Fitness Room / Equipment
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Ground floor lobby with great restaurant, Drive-through main entrance, Expansive pools in excess of 11,000 square feet. Seascape Community Features: Convenient beach access to over 2000 feet of powder white sand and emerald green water, 18-hole championship golf course with Pro shop, conference center, 8 tennis courts, fresh water lakes, shuttle service, beach service and Whales Tail Bar and Grill....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                37' Plasma in Living area, 27' Flat screen in Master bedroom and 20' flat screen in second bedroom. All TVs get 75 channels with HDTV channels included...moreless

              • Video Library:

                Many great DVDs are included...moreless

              • Television
              • Games
              • Books
              • VCR
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Toys

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet:

                WiFi access is very high speed and even works at the pool areas in case you want to take you laptop down....moreless

              • Internet:

                Our Wifi works throughout and condo as well as the building and around the pools...moreless

              Pool & Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                Pools total in excess of 11,000 sf and the largest you'll find in Destin. Our balcony overlooks the larger pool which has Zero entry as well as kids mushroom fountain and water falls....moreless

              • Private Pool
              • Heated Pool

              Outdoor Features

              • Balcony:

                Our balcony is at the perfect height for a balance of privacy and the ability to monitor the kids at either of the large pools directly below...All while enjoying the largest fully covered balcony...moreless

              • Bicycles:

                The Seasdcape bicycle rental station is located next door the condo...moreless

              • Golf:

                The Seascape Golf Course is right behind the building...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Tennis

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Location & View

                  • Beach View
                  • Beachfront
                  • Golf Course Front
                  • Lake View
                  • Oceanfront
                  • Ocean View
                  • Golf Course View

                  Activities

                  • Cinemas
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Paragliding
                  • Roller Blading
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Racquetball
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Rafting
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Hospital
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Museums
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Churches
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Water Parks
                  • Restaurants
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Groceries
                  • Pond
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Zoo
                  • Surfing
                   

                  Reviews

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

                  $1,749
                  Late Summer
                  Aug 16 - Sep 12, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,199
                  Fall
                  Sep 13 - Oct 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $999
                  Late Fall
                  Nov 2 - Dec 19, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $119
                  $699 $1,400
                  New Year's
                  Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $139
                  $849
                  Winter
                  Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2015
                  31 night min stay

                  $1,400
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $90
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  No check-in or check-out required. At booking, you will receive a code to the door for the dates of your stay and arrive and depart whenever convenient for you.


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                  Location

                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Airport

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Fabulous shopping within 1 mile of the property. From one of the largest Outlet Malls in the US (Silver Sands Outlet) to the high-end designer shops and the awesome Bass Pro Shops at Destin Commons, you will be close to it all. If its night life and fine dining you're looking for, we're only a 5 minute drive to The Village of Baytowne Wharf which has numerous choices for dining and socializing as well as great shopping. This an exciting 28-acre pedestrian village overlooking the Choctawhatchee Bay; this area features an array of small boutiques, charming eateries, inspiring galleries, and energetic nightlife. This area also includes a jam-packed schedule of outdoor festivals and special events for the entire family. You can also entertain the kids at Big Kahuna’s water park and play at The Track entertainment center which are only minutes away and are easily accessible from Ariel Dunes

                   

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                  Photos

                  • Enjoy one of only a few Southern Sunsets from a beach in the world

                    Enjoy one of only a few Southern Sunsets from a beach in the world

                  • The Living Room features a view of the Gulf and the PLASMA with HD!

                    The Living Room features a view of the Gulf and the PLASMA with HD!

                  • Enjoy an unobstructed view of the Gulf while watching the kids @ the pools below

                    Enjoy an unobstructed view of the Gulf while watching the kids @ the pools below

                  • One of the largest pools in Destin has many water features and lounge chairs

                    One of the largest pools in Destin has many water features and lounge chairs

                  • High-end Electronics Await YOU

                    High-end Electronics Await YOU

                  • Plenty of dining room for the whole family

                    Plenty of dining room for the whole family

                  • Great Amenities in the 2nd Bedroom as well.  Everyone will feel right at home!!

                    Great Amenities in the 2nd Bedroom as well. Everyone will feel right at home!!

                  • An Awesome view from the Guest Bedroom - The BBQ Pavilion is also just below!!

                    An Awesome view from the Guest Bedroom - The BBQ Pavilion is also just below!!

                  • The best floorplan in Ariel Dunes - Gulf views from the MBR, living and kitchen

                    The best floorplan in Ariel Dunes - Gulf views from the MBR, living and kitchen

                  • Big Kahuna's Water Park is only 5 minutes from our door!

                    Big Kahuna's Water Park is only 5 minutes from our door!

                  • The nearby Village at Baytowne Wharf is always a treat!

                    The nearby Village at Baytowne Wharf is always a treat!

                  • Silver Sands Outlet Mall is only a 1/2 mile away and has over 100 designer shops

                    Silver Sands Outlet Mall is only a 1/2 mile away and has over 100 designer shops

                  • The Master Bedroom with a great view and double sliding door to the huge balcony

                    The Master Bedroom with a great view and double sliding door to the huge balcony

                  • Luxurious Kitchen in Stainless Steel & Granite...all for YOU!!

                    Luxurious Kitchen in Stainless Steel & Granite...all for YOU!!

                  • Largest fully covered balcony in the building

                    Largest fully covered balcony in the building

                  • 2 Couches -- Plenty of Seating in the Living Area for the family

                    2 Couches -- Plenty of Seating in the Living Area for the family

                  • Glass enclosed shower, dual vanity & a garden tub with a view in the Master Bath

                    Glass enclosed shower, dual vanity & a garden tub with a view in the Master Bath

                  • The Private Seascape Beach awaits you

                    The Private Seascape Beach awaits you

                  • The Master Tub with a View of the Gulf

                    The Master Tub with a View of the Gulf

                  • The west side of the our huge balcony!! You could host a Sunset Party out here!!

                    The west side of the our huge balcony!! You could host a Sunset Party out here!!

                  • Enjoy a round of golf on Seascape Golf Course adjacent to our building

                    Enjoy a round of golf on Seascape Golf Course adjacent to our building

                  • Fat Daddy's Arcade & Pizza is 2 miles from our door for a fun night out

                    Fat Daddy's Arcade & Pizza is 2 miles from our door for a fun night out

                  • The Track - Destin is only minutes away

                    The Track - Destin is only minutes away

                  • The Gulfarium is a great day trip for the family and is 25 minutes away

                    The Gulfarium is a great day trip for the family and is 25 minutes away

                  VRBO #96509

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                  Date last modified - Sunday, July 20, 2014

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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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