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Island Sands 109 - New Owners, Beach Front Beauty, Free Beach Service- Just Wow!

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Space 800 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath, Sleeps 4

Welcome to Island Sands 109 on beautiful Okaloosa Island! As new owners we are excited and pleased to share our little piece of heaven with our guests. We hope the attention to detail and the many extras will encourage you to consider unit 109 as your next destination for fun and relaxation.

Perfectly situated near the west end of Okaloosa Island in the small complex of Island Sands, this oceanfront ground floor western corner condo is only steps to the private dune walkover and wide pristine beach. The condo’s double sliding glass doors and extra windows give you a wonderful expansive view of tropical landscaping and palm trees.

* FREE beach service of two chairs and one umbrella for guests staying from March 1st to October 31st.

* FREE WIFI is also included.

***PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR EVEN MORE PHOTOS OF OUR TOTAL KITCHEN REMODEL AND MANY OTHER UPDATES! THE EXTENSIVE PROJECT WAS COMPLETED IN JANUARY, 2018 AND INCLUDES granite counter tops, new stainless appliances, newly painted kitchen and bath cabinets, new cabinet hardware, new kitchen and hall lighting, new patio furniture, total wall repaint, new interior doors and hardware, new smooth ceilings, crown mounding, and baseboards, new bedroom ceramic floor tile, new 40 gallon water heater, and totally reworked smoothly sliding glass doors.***



The 1st floor condo has its own private entrance and sidewalk. No stairs to climb or crowded elevators to wait on, making unloading luggage and groceries quick and easy.

You’ll have your own numbered parking space near the door. There’s also extra unassigned parking for your guests.

Keyless entry makes for a safe and convenient entrance. No keys to keep up with and return at the end of your stay.


Step outside onto your own large private patio and enjoy a quiet early morning cup of coffee. If grilling is your pleasure, you've come to the right place. Pull the Weber grill onto the large grassy area and have your own cookout preparing steaks, burgers, or fresh seafood from the local seafood markets. Plenty of space for your little ones to run and play on the lawn while you relax on the patio. You can also store any extra Beach gear here instead of having to store it in your upstairs condo or car.


The roomy light filled open living area has a queen size sofa sleeper, love seat, ceiling fan, HDTV, and DVD player. The adjacent dining area has comfortable seating for four at the large table as well as extra seating at the social bar.


The full kitchen is well stocked with everything you might need to prepare meals if you should choose to cook. You’ll enjoy the new stainless appliances including a smooth top stove with convection oven. The microwave is full size - not one of the small countertop models. The dishwasher is so quiet you often won’t even know it’s on! The refrigerator is large enough for all your storage needs and comes complete with an ice maker. The kitchen lighting is new and features motion sensitive under counter lighting to fully illuminate the beautiful granite counter tops. The open view into the living/dining area and to the outside patio makes sure the cook doesn’t miss out on conversation or activities.

The adjacent laundry closet has a new louvered door which gives convenient easy access to the new full size LG washer and dryer.


The serene master bedroom hosts a comfortable king size bed with silky smooth sheets and plenty of extra pillows. It also includes an HDTV, DVD player, radio alarm clock, ceiling fan, plenty of closet space, and an attached private half bath. The large window lets in welcome natural light but is also equipped with a new black out Levolor blind for those who want to sleep in or nap. (After all, you’re on vacation!)


A full bath with tub and shower is centrally located in the condo just off the hallway. The new curved shower curtain rod makes for a more roomy shower. We also have a new 40 gallon water heater for plenty of hot water.


Our large gated crystal clear pool is located steps from the condo. It has both women’s and men’s bathrooms in the bathhouse as well as an outside shower. There are plenty of chaise lounges for sunning and well as picnic tables for a poolside meal.


Much of the art and decor accents are one of a kind and are from the owners' private collection. Paintings by Florida artist Morris Johnson convey the feeling of laid back fun sure to be experienced during your stay.


*Located in the living area armoire are baskets of popular DVD's and a large variety of books for teens thru adults as well as puzzles for a rainy day.

*Children will enjoy having a book basket of their own, beach toys in the patio toy box, and several dvds chosen especially for them.

*Two extra beach chairs for early morning sunrise or evening sunset viewing and relaxing are located in the master bedroom closet.

*For those who prefer grilling next to the pool there is a grassy grilling area with several grills and picnic tables.

* We have a new bike rack for those who bring their own bikes or rent bikes. It is next to the parking space for your condo.

We love our condo, but we want to make sure it is a good fit for you. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions. Please enter your dates or estimated dates and click on the “contact the owner” button to ask any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you!

Beach dreams & blessings to you and yours,

Judy and Chris

More Details

Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Owner/Property Manager

Hi! We are Judy and Chris Burcham. We are parents and grandparents who love spending time with our family - especially at our condo! It is truly a dream come true for me. Since I first saw the ocean over 50 years ago I knew I wanted a place at the beach. We hope you will consider staying here for a romantic getaway, a family adventure, a trip with friends, or a quiet retreat for one. Thanks for considering IS 109!

Owner/Property Manager purchased this condo in 2017


Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Island Sands 109 - New Owners, Beach Front Beauty, Free Beach Service- Just Wow!
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
Flushing, MI

Spring break fun

  • 5 of 5

I can’t say enough good things about our stay in this beautiful condo. The furnishings were comfortable and aesthetically pleasing. The kitchen was beautiful and well equipped. The washer and dryer were great. The place was immaculate. The small building makes for a more pleasurable beach experience, while other buildings had beach chairs arranged in rows this building had a single row with an unobstructed view of the water. Perfect!!! The pool was clean and refreshing. There was always a lounge chair available at the pool. Lastly, the owner was so friendly and helpful. I had to call her because I forgot the combination for the door lock. She returned my call immediately. She was wonderful to work with. I will definitely return to this beautiful condo again!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The owners have thought of everything to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. The remodeled kitchen is beautiful and stocked with everything you need. Loved how close the beach was. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Amy, Thank you so much for writing a review to let others know about your stay. We try to make sure our condo is a place we would personally love to stay - and we do! I’m very glad you and your husband enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. Until then, beach dreams and blessings to you and yours! Judy
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Vicksburg MI 49097

What a BEAUTIFUL condo!

  • 5 of 5

We are very impressed with this condo, well kept and furnished. The building, grounds and beach is exceptional! From the 1st time I had contact with the owner Judy, via internet and then phone, she has gone out of her way to make sure everything was set up for our 1st visit here. What a fantastic remodel and redecorating job, her and Chris have done this year. Will definitely be returning to stay again! The weather was perfect ( a few rain drops hear and there), but the water in the pool and Gulf could have been warmer! You just never know at this time of year though. Perfect to be on the ground floor and the Beach Service was awesome, no lugging chairs to the beach, each and every day!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sue, You have made my day! Thank you so much for taking time to give us your feedback. It is my hope that everyone who stays with us has a wonderful experience and takes away great memories. It was a pleasure getting to know you and we hope to welcome you again to our condo. Thanks again, Judy
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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