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Sterling Shores Platinum Rated 2 BR+ Condo - Best Gulf Views

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Wonderful Gulf and Pool View from our Balcony.


Last updated: 12/12/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Luxuriously furnished Platinum-rated (highest rating) condo in 5 Star Sterling Shores Resort...Destin's best equipped family-friendly resort.

This is a 1300 square foot 2 Bedroom 'Boca Grande' unit on the 4th floor and in the center of the building with an unobstructed view of the lagoon pool and the Gulf of Mexico...the best view in the building.

Step out from the Master Bedroom or Living Room to admire that view from a 200 sq foot balcony with full chaise and patio seating.

The custom beach theme throughout the condo interior is bight, airy and newly redecorated. The unit is tiled throughout and the gourmet kitchen has Corian counters and is fully equipped for any in-house entertaining (along with the formal dining room table and suite).

Entertainment amenities include brand new stereo and new wall mounted Plasma cable TV. Master bedroom has a King Bed, in-room HD TV and DVD...and walk-in closet. Guest bedroom has a Queen Bed, in-room HD TV and DVD.

Bathtub jets in the master bathroom are the perfect way to relax after a day at the beach.

Sterling Shores has two private situated on the beach with its own snack bar and grill. The larger lagoon pool has a splash 'mushroom' for kids and 3 gas grills for guest use at any time. An exercise room and a private cinema with weekly movies are among the many other well as free DVD movie rentals in the main lobby!

The property offers gated security throughout the property as well as parking facilities...but our unit comes with indoor reserved parking. Fine dining and casual restaurants abound in Destin....but with the Back Porch a one minute walk away you never have to leave the property!

Amusement parks, go karts, shopping and restaurants, along with Henderson State Beach are a just a boardwalk off the property (literally a 1 minute walk to the beach). Great golf is close by too...including the Fred Couples designed Kelly Plantation just a five minute drive away.

Once you've visited Sterling Shores, and Unit 409, you'll know why we think of it as our piece of paradise! E-mail for Best Rates...Last Minute Discounts Available!

Keywords: Condominium


Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/12/2016

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 4
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Elevator access is 15 feet from the front door

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Sorry, no renters under 25 w/o adults....Building Rule....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Great lagoon pool with 'mushroom waterfall'....lots of grassy play area. A wonderful family vacation environment!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub



  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD players connected to all 3 TV units in the condo....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3) 42" HD TV is wall mounted in the Living Room area. 2 Bedrooms each have cable TV and DVDs....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Video Library:

    DVD/Movie machine is in the Sterling Shores lobby....moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    The beach view is directly over the Sterling Shores Beach Club. You can hear the waves at night with the Master Bedroom sliding door open....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Great view of the Gulf of Mexico from our balcony....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator:

    Elevator access is 15 feet from the front door...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Well equipped fitness room just steps away on the 2nd floor of the building....moreless

  • Garage:

    Our unit is one of the few available in Sterling Shores that has underground parking...keeping your car cool in the hot Florida summer sun....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Our unit is includes covered, indoor, reserved parking. That's not something all units at Sterling Shores include....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:


  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free wireless access is provided at Sterling Shores. In addition we've added a separate router inside our unit to boost wireless signal strength for your use....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All cooking, eating utensils are stocked in the kitchen....moreless

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

    Full kitchen with new stove and all appliances....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Huge balcony with table, 4 chairs and two chaise lounges....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    (2) Master lagoon pool plus the Sterling Shores Beach Club pools are both private....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Great jacuzzi/bubble jet tub in the master bath....moreless

Building Type

  • Building


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late Spring
Apr 5 - May 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Early Summer
May 27 - Jun 16, 2017
4 night min stay
Summer Peak
Jun 17 - Jul 24, 2017
7 night min stay
Late Summer
Jul 25 - Aug 21, 2017
4 night min stay
Labor Day
Aug 22 - Sep 6, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,200 $1,799
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates



I use Sterling Shores' on-site rental office to process all bookings and handle personal credit card information. When you're ready to confirm a booking I'll ask for your phone number and have Sterling Shores call you at a convenient time to confirm the booking. Our deposit and refund policy is consistent with most all Destin rentals. The deposit is 25% of room rent, taxes and fees and is due at time of booking. Unfortunately we can’t hold the unit without a deposit. The balance of the reservation is due 30 days prior to arrival. Deposits are non-refundable for any reason. Travel insurance is offered at the time of booking, however. Changes can be made to reservations but there is a $75 change fee for changes involving a shorter stay or a downgrade in the type of unit.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 12/12/2016
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17 Miles
Nearest Airport
Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS)
25 Metres
Nearest Beach
Destin/Henderson Beach

Car: Recommended


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Our family has been vacationing in Destin for 30 years. We loved it so much we decided we had to own a piece of it at Sterling Shores! Our only regret is that we don't get to spend more time in our condo than the 2-3 weeks a year we can squeeze in from our lives in Washington state. There's simply no better place to spend time at the beach than in Destin. It's our home away from our west coast home...and we'd love you to enjoy it for your next vacation too.

Why the Owner Chose Destin, FL, USA:
Destin and the Emerald Coast have the best beaches in Florida. Period. There's nothing like the sugar sand and the color of that water! But that's not all Destin has to offer. The charm of the harbor and all the family attractions mixed with the great shopping, restaurants, nightlife and laid back feel of Destin make it second to none. It's impossible not to have a great time in Destin and at Sterling Shores.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The lagoon pool is a blast. If you have kids they'll love the mushroom. At the Beach Club you can relax at the beach pool and grab a bite to eat at the snack bar (the hamburgers are awesome). You have to try the grouper and the amberjack at the Back Porch Restaurant on the beach (the gumbo too!)...or simply grab something cold at the beach bar and enjoy the sunset. There's so much to do in Destin. Just down the road is Kahuna's Water Park and across the street is the Track for the kids. Five minutes away you'll find Destin have to walk the boardwalk in the late PM when the fishing boats are coming in! Five minutes the other way is Destin Commons and, not far beyond that, Sandestin. The shopping, restaurants and nightlife are amazing.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/12/2016

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  • Wonderful Gulf and Pool View from our Balcony.

    Wonderful Gulf and Pool View from our Balcony.

  • 3 HD TVs in the unit...1 in each BDRM and a wall mounted LCD TV in the Living Rm

    3 HD TVs in the unit...1 in each BDRM and a wall mounted LCD TV in the Living Rm

  • Living Room looking back to the kitchen.

    Living Room looking back to the kitchen.

  • Gourmet kitchen...all new appliances.

    Gourmet kitchen...all new appliances.

  • Guest Bedroom decor.

    Guest Bedroom decor.

  • The view from our Living Room balcony....great sunrises and sunsets.

    The view from our Living Room balcony....great sunrises and sunsets.

  • Living Room decor.

    Living Room decor.

  • Dining Room table and chairs.

    Dining Room table and chairs.

  • Master Bedroom decor.

    Master Bedroom decor.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Friday, April 07, 2017

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