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July 23 to 29 Available

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Space 2,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-12)

Wow, this is the place you've been looking for!! You really dont find this level of space and privacy in a beach neighborhood, but with our extra large lot and an undeveloped lot next door, it has a very secluded feel. Close to the beach and all the attractions around Destin! Beachy decor, Private pool, spa/hottub, wetbar in adjacent gazebo. Cabana with toilet and shower next to the pool. Big lot, lots of space, multiple decks, custom privacy fence, --Perfect for your group. If you are planning a multi-family vacation, you will not be on top of each other here. You will love the peace and privacy and space this location offers.

This beautiful home is close to everything in Destin. Just 300 yards to the Gulf (4 minute walk) and located on a very quiet residential street.

With about 3300SF, and a lot that is 60% bigger than typical Crystal Beach lots, you will not feel cramped in with your party. Master bedroom has king bed private bath with jetted tub. Custom 6 foot privacy fence surrounding back yard provides unparalled peace and privacy. (Adjacent lot is undeveloped and natural) Five decks give you lots of outdoor space. After a bizarre freezae in Jan 2014 we had to replace all of our Palm Trees, which were just planted in Jan 2015, which adorn a spacious open grass area. Room for the kids or adults to throw frisbees, footballs, etc. Outside cabana bathroom.

The property may be rented without the apartment in non high season times. The apartment has a full kitchen, new cabinets with granite tops, and new appliances. Its got a private bedroom and a full living room. Its awesome down there.

Custom privacy fence completly encloses the large yard. Enjoy the cool Gulf breezes sitting on the shaded deck while watching your kids play in the pool. Within walking distance to the new Destin Commons shopping / dining outdoor mall. Also, a church neaby has an excellent new playground for the little ones.

Withiin walking distance is the Recently enlarged Destin Commons Outdoor Mall, Outback, Chili's, Cracker Barrel, Barnes & Noble bookstore and it's Starbucks Coffee Shop, a Marble Slab Creamery ice cream shop, a bowling lane with a large arcade, and more. High speed internet included. NOTE: NO COLLEGE OR HIGH SCHOOL SPRING BREAK GROUPS. Family Rental only.

Sunny beachy colored decor throughout. The kitchen has tile countertops and new appliances. Plenty of room for your party without being cramped. Enjoy the seabreaze on the deck. All bedrooms have their own full bath and cable TV. A beautiful home at a more than fair price.

* We can rent the property with or without access to the apartment in non-peak summer weeks.

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More Details

Owner
Rob Gresham
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

About Rob Gresham

I love Destin and can't wait to retire here and fish and golf my life away. Our property is awesome. Unparalled privacy and space. Custom fence encloses the back yard surrounded by 12 palm trees. Talk about a place to chill.

Rob Gresham purchased this house in 2003

Why Rob Gresham chose Scenic Gulf Drive West

Very short walk to the beach- about 3 - 4 minutes. Very peaceful street and our property is 60% bigger than most lots.

What makes this house unique

You wont feel cramped in with your group. Grandparents stay in the lower apartment often. The perfect extended family vacation.

Amenities

Crystal Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We strictly prohibit hosting parties and gatherings, no more than 12 people on the property at any time.
  • No college student spring break trips will be accepted.
  • Children under 12 will be supervised at all times in / around the pool.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (4), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Private pool and with integrated hot tub, High speed internet; King Sized lot with privacy and awesome palm trees surrounding you. Unparalleled privacy. Perfect multi-family or extended family location. Max of 12 people including babies.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6842103 based on 19 reviews
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5

Nice spacious and private home close to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here and totally loved the house and the location. The lot is huge, the pool is of a good size and there are lots of decks so that our party did not feel cramped in together. The privacy is extraordinary for a beach area, with the adjacent lot still natural which adds to the privacy, along with the 6 foot fence aroiund the back yard. Our dog was fee to roam and enjoyed the stay as much as we did. The street is quiet and not busy but just a short walk to the two beach accesses. The owner was atttentive and has a nice gentleman that oversees the property locally. We plan to return sometime in the near future.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home.

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property over spring break for our extended family and had a wonderful time. It was a wonderful property with a beautiful pool and hot tub. It comes with very complete kitchen appliances to wonderful beach chairs provided for use. We had a great time and would rent again in the future. We had a great time at this home.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stan Bassler

  • 5 of 5

This property is the ultimate vacation experience! The property is within short walking distance from the beach, shopping and dining. The comfort and privacy of this property is as good as it gets. In my opinion if this property doesn't meet or exceed all of your vacation expectations you probably need to just stay home because no vacation property will satisfy you. The private pool and Jacuzzi are wonderful.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed our spring break vacation week here and this property was simply the perfect fit for every need or want we had. The house had any and all for any need someone may have, from spacious, to kitchen, pool activities and beach activities. The house itself was well appointed and decor was appealing. There was not one thing we had to go out and get for our stay or any beach fun. The owners are super accommodating and was a pleasure to deal with. The pool and spa were very inviting and enjoyed on a daily basis. The owner provides a beach dolly with chairs and sand toys making it a very easy little 1/2 bock or so walk to the the beach. It was an easy walk and even for me as I have partial physical disabilities. We are already making plans for our next stay here in September. We have def found our special spot for our future Destin travels.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We try extra hard to do everything we can to make sure your stay at our property presents memories with your family that last a lifetime.
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Thangsgiving Get Away!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time to stay at this house and we love it! Enjoyed every minute! For sure will be back!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic home with beautiful backyard and great location

  • 5 of 5

The photos do not do this place justice! Far exceeded our expectations, gorgeous backyard with plenty of rooms for our dogs to play and very private lot. The location is perfect - walking distance to beach, food, & shopping. Private pool and hot tub were great! We definitely plan to return in the future. Owners were extremely accommodating!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your accolades. We have a special place and try to make it an exceptional place for families to make great memories.
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Okaloosa County
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Car: not necessary

One of the most beautiful beaches on the Emerald Coast, this house is just 250 yards from either of two public beach accesses. Close to the beach and close to everything around Destin.

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Rates & Availability

Crystal Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Summer 2017
Jun 25 2017 - Aug 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Cleaning $180 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Non-peak season reservations with a group of 8 or less can get a lower rate based on the ability to lock out and not utilized the ground level apartment area- which means the rental is for the upper two floors with the ground level locked up and not rented to another party. The upper two levels is 3 BR 3 BA.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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