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Ocean Dreams!*Walk to the Beach!*5BR/3BA*Sleeps 14*Pool View*

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12), possibly 14

Destin Beach House for rent in Emerald Shores! Ocean Dreams is a 3 story Caribbean style cottage located just a short 5 minute walk to the beach and directly across from the bigger of 2 community pools! Great views of the pool from the front porch and the balconies on the 2nd and 3rd floors! Upgrades include granite counters, attractive tile, and laminate flooring. The master is on the main floor! There is a queen bedroom and a bunk room on the 2nd floor with 2 sets of twin bunks and a queen bedroom and 2 twins in another bedroom on the 3rd floor. The 3rd floor has a mini bar on the landing! There is also a bathroom and access to the covered balcony from both bedrooms. The 2nd floor has a bathroom and a covered balcony too! There are TVs in every room!

The front porch area has been expanded with brick pavers and has seating for several! The back porch is screened and private. There is also a small back yard with a picnic table! The cozy living room is complete with a big screen TV, a leather sectional, desk, and a mirrored curio area! This home is nicely furnished and well decorated. We thought of everything! You'll love this home! Beach service is available at the beach for a fee!

Emerald Shores is a small gated community centrally located between the Destin Commons Mall and the Silver Sands Outlet Mall just off Scenic Gulf Drive. The walk to the beach is easy but there is also a free tram service during the summer if you didn't want to walk! The bigger of 2 pools is directly across the cul-de-sac and the tennis court is a short 3 minute walk! Restaurants are very close too! Shopping, sightseeing, Golf, and all water sports are all within 5 miles!

A pet may be okay! Must have prior approval. Add $111. Must be clean and up to date on shots.

More Details

Property Manager
Bill or Terry
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

About Bill or Terry

We are from Missouri and have come to Destin for years! We love Emerald Shores! The location cannot be beat! Other family members have owned their own vacation home here for several years and we wanted one too!

Bill or Terry purchased this house in 2005

Why Bill or Terry chose Scenic Gulf Drive East

Emerald Shores is centrally located between the Destin Commons Mall and the Silver Sands Outlet Mall. We have access from both HWY 98 and Scenic Gulf Drive. Getting around is easy! We can walk to the beach and several restaurants along the beach!

What makes this house unique

Emerald Shores has a private beach pavilion with restrooms, lounge chairs, and picnic tables! No other neighborhood has one along this stretch of beach! Our neighborhood is gated and we have 2 pools, a tennis court, and a basketball goal!

Guestbook comments from the manager

I had my wedding on the private beach of Emeald Shores and had my family stay at the house afterwards. This house is amazing.... It's well decorated tons of beds! Right across from the pool!!! And a three minute walk to the beach! We couldn't have been more satisfied. The kitchen is completely stocked with everything you would need. The workers at Crystal Waters were so helpful and even let us check out a few hours after we were supposed to. This was an amazing experience. AND the wedding of my dreams..... We plan on coming back here for anniversaries and we wil definitely use CRYSTAL WATERS. ALSO the pictures done so it justice. This house is spectacular. I would live in it if I could. Thanks for helping make my wedding perfect!!
May 2015
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Amenities

Miramar Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , 1st floor bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2nd floor bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 3rd floor bathroom
  • 1 bathroom on each floor!
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd floor bedroom with access to 2nd floor balcony!
    Bedroom 3 - 4 bunk bed , 2 sets of bunks on 2nd floor with access to balcony!
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 3rd floor bedroom with access to 3rd floor balcony!
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , 2 twins in 3rd floor bedroom with access to balcony!
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 Sleeper sofa in living room. No Futon!
    Master Bedroom on 1st floor - 1 king , 1st floor master with new "Cool Gel" Mattress in Feb 2015!
  • 5 Bedrooms on 3 floors. Master on the main floor and 2 bedrooms each on the 2nd and 3rd floors with private access to balconies!
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Really nice vacation home in the gated neighborhood very close to the beach! We are the only neighborhood with a private beach cabana on the beach! Other neighborhoods have a private access, but we are the only ones with a private cabana with a short order bar & grill, tables, and restrooms!

Reviews

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Ocean Dreams!*Walk to the Beach!*5BR/3BA*Sleeps 14*Pool View*
average rating of 4.84 based on 28 reviews
Powder Springs, GA
5

Fall Break Rental

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This was an upgrade over our original rental, as the AC unit for that house broke before we arrived. The property managers were very professional and helpful. The house was clean and comfortable. The back porch is more storage area than a sitting area, but it worked for us as the kids made use of the floats and beach toys.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Crystal Waters Vacations
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4

Weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The house was very nice, We really like that it was so close to the beach.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wyandotte, MICHIGAN
5

Great times!!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was adequately helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Awesome time with the exception of no one answering the phone at the office for the contact number. Also had problem with bugs in the furniture on the balcony other than that the house is clean the pool was right outside your house.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Crystal Waters Vacations
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Hartford, KY
5

Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had an AMAZING time. This home was perfect for our large family to stay at. Enjoyed the close eating, bars, beaches, basketball, tennis, and nearby attractions! Fun for all ages!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Crystal Waters Vacations
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Moundville, AL
5

Awesome Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Our vacation rental experience was great! I felt very secure in renting and they were very helpful with any questions. The home was very nice and spacious. It was enough space for 12 people not to feel crowded. The home was clean and well maintained. The best part was the 5 minute walk to the beach and the pool being right across from the house. I would definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gahanna, OH
4

Nov. 2-7

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

House was excellent other than their was only one speed for fan in living room, also sleeper sofa was horrible, basically unusable. All other amenities were great

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Crystal Waters Vacations
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Ocean Dreams. Will get the ceiling fan chain fixed. The sleeper sofa is fairly new, maybe a year at the most. Will look at it. It is hard to find a comfortable sleeper.
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional (Fort Walton Beach, VPS
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Pompano Joes Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
10 courses within 10 miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
HWY 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Kenny D's right outside the neighborhood!
Nearest Beach
Onsite at Emerald Shores
Nearest Point of Interest
Private beach cabana for Emerald Shores
Car: recommended

Very close to the beach only about 1/4 mile! Located right across from the bigger of 2 pools. Walk to 4 bars and restaurants along the beach! All Destin Activities are within 6 miles!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Notes

  • From $180/nt-$488/nt
  • US Dollars
  • Rates subject to change until confirmed. 50% due at booking. Balance due 30 days
  • before arrival. Optional Trip Cancellation Insurance offered at 6.5% of the total.

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