Short Walk to Beach - Beautiful Vacation Home - Great Rates!

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Last updated: 07/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

If you're dreaming about a vacation where you can relax to the sound of the waves and bathe in the scent of salt air, we're your getaway! Located less than a block from the private beach access, Emerald Village Retreat offers total relaxation in our luxuriously furnished home!

Emerald Village Retreat is located in the popular gated community of Emerald Waters Village right off Scenic Gulf Drive.

You will find all the conveniences of home at Emerald Village Retreat including three bedrooms, three full baths, modern stainless kitchen with breakfast bar to seat three and dining area to seat six! The large master suite on the upper level enjoys a sitting area, bath with two vanities and sinks plus a large 'walk-in' shower with multi-level shower heads. Relax with a good book or your favorite beverage on the porch that opens from the master bedroom. Twin Beds are in the other upstairs bedroom with a full private bath. In addition, our home has a beautifully decorated queen bedroom on the main floor with doors onto the patio. The spacious living area is beautifully furnished and has a flat screen TV for watching football or your favorite programs! It also has a sofa sleeper so the home will accommodate up to eight!

More about Emerald Village Retreat:

3 Bedrooms; 3 Full Baths; Sleeps up to 8

Upper Floor - Master Suite with King Bed, Sitting Area with Comfortable Chairs and a Master Bath adjoining with Double Vanities and sinks; Twin Beds with Bath are also on the upper floor

Main Floor - Queen Bed with Full Bath adjoining in Hallway

Other Amenities

Main Floor - Kitchen with All Stainless Appliances, Granite Counter Tops, Dining Area to Seat Six; Breakfast Counter to Seat Three, Comfortable Sofa and Chairs

TV's in All Bedrooms and Living Areas
Front Porch with Outdoor Wicker Furniture

Separate Laundry Room with Washer and Dryer

Outside - Private Parking for 2 vehicles in Driveway of house
Other parking available nearby
Private Neighborhood Beach Access
Patio with Grilling Area and BBQ Grill; Outdoor Shower
Located in Upscale Gated Community of Emerald Waters Village

Two community Pools

And we offer DISCOUNTED GOLFING at one of Destin's most prestigious golf courses! Requires three (3) day advance notice for tee times.

Fabulous shopping within a couple miles from the house!! From one of the largest Designer Outlet Malls in the US (Silver Sands Outlet) to the high-end designer shops and the awesome Bass Pro Shop 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 at SanDestin. The Village has numerous choices for dining and socializing as well as great shopping. This exciting 28-acre pedestrian village overlooks the Choctawhatchee Bay.

The 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 Emerald Village Retreat!

All of these things will make your vacation with us one to remember!

Smoking is limited to the outside patio. The primary renter must be 25 years or older.

We love our pets as much as you do, but for health reasons and the comfort of our other guests we do not allow pets.

We know you will enjoy your stay with us and will make it your annual vacation spot!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We do not rent our house to students or young single adults under the age of 25 unless they are accompanied by an adult guardian or parent who remains in the house for the entire stay....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Queen Bedroom on 1st Floor

    Luxury bedding; door to outside patio...moreless

  • Twin Bedroom on 2nd Floor

    Luxury Bedding with adjoining bath...moreless

  • King Master Bedroom on 2nd Floor

    Luxuriously decorated; seating area; doors opening to balcon...moreless

  • King size bed Located on 2nd floor, Queen size Bed Located on lst floor, Two Twin Beds located on 2nd floor, sofa sleeper in living room...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Hall Bath on 1st Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Luxurious bath convenient to bedroom and living area...moreless

  • Guest Bath on 2nd Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large tile bath adjoining twin bedroom...moreless

  • Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Very nice master bath; lg separate shower; double vanities...moreless

  • Outdoor Shower: outdoor shower


  • Master Bath is very luxurious' large jetted stone shower; double vanities; large linen closet; two additional luxurious baths ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Gorgeous home in gated community; convenient, safe for children; soft walk to private beach access; close to either pool. ...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Large TV in living area; TV's in all bedrooms...moreless


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    Very nice dining table with 6 chairs; 3 stools at breakfast bar...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Driveway of house will accommodate two vehicles with spill over parking directly across street from house!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Luxurious Bed Linens/Coverlets/Comforters...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living room with modern entertainment center; flat screen TV...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for two vehicles in driveway next to house. Additional parking conveniently located across the street....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Luxurious Bath Linen Provided; Bring your own beach towels!...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WiFi...moreless


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

    Beautiful kitchen -- a gourmet cooks delight!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Large pantry; please use any of our supplies. Replace what you use!...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless refrigerator with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Adjoins master bedroom...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Discounted golf with 3 day advance notice for tee times requied....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lushly Landscaped Yard...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two gorgeous complex pools ...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 8 - Nov 4, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,660 $3,460
Nov 5 - Feb 24, 2017
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Housekeeping $210 + tax
  • Accidental Damage Ins $45
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


Must be 25 years old for rental. No pets. Snowbirds Welcome!

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 07/25/2016
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Whales Tail
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 98
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Surf Hut
0.05 Miles
Nearest Beach
Miramar Beach

Car: Recommended

Shop at the Silver Sands Outlet Mall (largest designer outlet mall in the Southeast) about a two minute drive or go salt water fishing on charter boats available in nearby Destin. The Emerald Coast's finest restaurants and entertainment are within short drive at the delightful Baytowne Warf Village. With with glorious food and shopping, restaurants, plays, fireworks, regular live music live bands, civic events, candy shops, clothing, jewelry etc...

Twelve of the most challenging golf courses in Florida are within a twenty minute drive, including The Raven at Sandestin Resort, home of the Boeing PGA Championship Tour event. Other great courses include the Fred Couples' great championship course at Kelly Plantation, the Courses at Bluewater Bay, Fazio's Camp Creek and Greg Norman's Shark's Tooth Course


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  • Welcome to Emerald Waters Dream!

    Welcome to Emerald Waters Dream!

  • Comfortable Seating for Relaxing!

    Comfortable Seating for Relaxing!

  • Dining Table to Seat Six

    Dining Table to Seat Six

  • Queen Bedroom on first floor with door onto Patio

    Queen Bedroom on first floor with door onto Patio

  • Master Suite on Upper Floor with French Doors onto Porch

    Master Suite on Upper Floor with French Doors onto Porch

  • Master Bath with Large Shower

    Master Bath with Large Shower

  • Twin Beds on upper floor

    Twin Beds on upper floor

  • One of two gorgeous pools

    One of two gorgeous pools

  • Spacious Living Area with sofa sleeper

    Spacious Living Area with sofa sleeper

  • Comfortable Sofa, Flat Screen TV, Games for Kids!

    Comfortable Sofa, Flat Screen TV, Games for Kids!

  • Modern Kitchen with stainless appliances, breakfast bar to seat three

    Modern Kitchen with stainless appliances, breakfast bar to seat three

  • Full Bath on first floor

    Full Bath on first floor

  • Comfortable Seating Area in Master Suite

    Comfortable Seating Area in Master Suite

  • Porch opening from Master Suite

    Porch opening from Master Suite

  • Full bath adjoining twin bedroom

    Full bath adjoining twin bedroom

  • Private gated beach access less than a block away!

    Private gated beach access less than a block away!

VRBO #295068

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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