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Sand Dollar...Sleeps 6 ... Close to the beach...Recently updated

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Sunset Cottages at the beach - Best value in Fort Walton Beach.

*This is a beautiful beach-side condo complex with direct beach access. You will only need to walk 300 feet from the condo's boardwalk and your feet will be in the beautiful white sand of the beach.

We are located on the second floor of the condo complex at 2001 Devmor Court in Fort Walton Beach, FL

32548

This is a family friendly unit as Sunset Cottages is a private, cozy, peaceful, modern complex with only 19 units. Stay with your family at our personal family owned, home-like beach retreat... Ultra-convenient beach condo on the Gulf side with a short walkway that is only steps to the beach... right next to the units. No driving and parking to get to the beach... You are there!

PROFESSIONAL UPGRADES & ACCOMMODATIONS ... The small newer complex was built new in 2000. The complex is very family friendly and is located on the quieter end of Okaloosa Island. Golfing, water parks, jet-ski, charter fishing, shopping, and lots of fresh seafood are only minutes away. The quiet pool and sun deck area are located in the center of the complex with a new outdoor grill area right next to it.

CONVENIENCE... Our main balcony overlooks the pool. There is also a second separate balcony off the master bedroom for privacy and coffee in the morning. The units are surrounded by nice tropical landscaping. Walk down the quiet beach walkway that is right next to the units and go for a swim in the Gulf of Mexico. Come back and then cool off in the pool afterward. Stress relief and family fun is what this place is all about! Relax, you have come to the right place. Now get ready for fun.

UPSCALE DECOR & AMENITIES... Our condo can sleep six people. One private master bedroom with a king-size bed, separate private balcony, and separate private door to bathroom. One pullout queen sofa in the living room and two bunkbeds located off the hallway and out of the way, great for the kids and private for the parents! The condo has a full-size kitchen... dishes, cookware, utensils, toaster, microwave, coffeemaker, dishwasher, all linens, and towels. New a/c unit was installed June 2012.

EVERYTHING YOUR FAMILY NEEDS... There is one full bath with two entrances, Wi-Fi, cable TV (two) one in living room and the other in master bedroom, DVD in living room, A/V jacks for play station, AM/FM/CD stereo, and lots of clean Florida beach breezes! The other balcony off the main room overlooks the pool. This is a great family value. You will LOVE the homelike accommodations, price, and all the convenience.

HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON AT SUNSET COTTAGES!

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Teri
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Teri

We are so happy to be able to spend time at Sunset Cottages and to share the condo with guests.

Teri purchased this condo in 2012

Why Teri chose Florida Main North West

We chose Sunset Cottages because it is so close to Destin (5 miles), but without the hectic traffic of Destin.

What makes this condo unique

We love the fact that you can have your toes in the sand within minutes of walking out the door of our condo. Within 300 feet you can feel the sand between your toes and hear the sounds of the ocean. It is so serene!

Guestbook comments from the owner

There are no reviews because we just purchased the condo this month, and switched the VRBO site. Sadly, we lost all the awesome reviews for this unit.



We stayed at the unit this past week, and we are anxious to get back! We hope you will love it as much as we do.
Feb 2012
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Amenities

Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeper sofa in living room... Full Size, Bunk Beds (1) Separate from the parents... Kids love them!
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Ultra clean & modern. Two balconies, one overlooks pool & grilling area next to pool. Raft rentals, beach chair & umbrella rentals available. Concrete beach walkway 300 ft to the beach. Ultra convenient.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(56 traveler reviews)

Sand Dollar...Sleeps 6 ... Close to the beach...Recently updated
average rating of 4.821429 based on 57 reviews
5

Very nice, family atmosphere. Short walk to the beach

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and well-kept condo. Washer and dryer in the unit was a plus. Plenty of room. community pool area was nice and clean. Short walk to the beach. Teri was very nice to deal with always got back with me promptly with answers to my questions. Would definitely consider this condo again

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Visiting friends

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time on the beach in Ft. Walton. Teri was amazing providing lots of tips for places to eat and see.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful time staying there. The place was so nice and it felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful experience and everything was there that we needed!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Close to beach, and quiet

  • 5 of 5

Love how you are so close to the beach, also loved having a pool that is only available for the people staying in the group of condos. Had a lot of fun. Can't wait til we can go and stay another time soon. Thanks

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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not comfortable !

  • 1 of 5

there was only 3 washclothes, i had to go buy some more at walmart so we had enough washclothes..... The door to open and close to go outside was VERY ! VERY ! Hard To Open And Close !!!

Sincerely,

Mitch Guidry

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are sad to hear that you had an issue. In our rental agreement we ask guests to confirm that there are 6 washcloths. Our cleaning crew said the additional washcloths were under the sink. Why we ask for you to confirm the amount of linens is to make sure guests have exactly what they need. You should not have to go buy linens on your vacation. If you would have notified us, we would have fixed that issue right away by letting you know where the linens were located. As for the door, the HOA just installed a new front door. They must have not done it perfectly. We will ask them to repair it. We wish we would have known during your visit, as we would have had it fixed. We don't want anyone to not have a great time. In the future if you rent through VRBO, please give the owners an opportunity to correct anything that is not up to your standards while you are on vacation. Learning this after the fact does not allow any VRBO owners a chance to correct the issues.
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Good place to stay but no its not beach facing

  • 3 of 5

Lets start with the positives:

House was very clean, and had almost a full kitchen if you want to cook

Owners reply real quick to all your queries

Very close to a very neat and clean beach ... very less crowded

Can easily accommodate 6 people... but comfort will be a different story

Lot many movies and games to keep adults and kids entertained

What we didn't like:

Too many Instructions- Everywhere

We thought it to have a beach view- Its close to the beach, but no it is not beach facing/ beach view

Shower Gel was not available, though Shampoo and conditioner were- Please keep(Shower Gel) with you or you need to run to a close by store to fetch one

Don't pay by Credit Card as there is a charge of 3% on the refund

Overall a good place to stay its quiet, clean, close to the beach with all the modern amenities- BUT no IT is NOT BEach FAcing.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for kind comments. I know our cleaning crew appreciates your kind words about the cleanliness of our condo. They do an awesome job! The description in our listing does not state beach front, but we are super close and don't cross any streets to get to the beach. The walk to the beach is between 1 and 2 minutes. Beach-front condos are much more expensive than our condo. Ours is super close, but much more economical. Shower gel is not provided. Out of the hundreds of guests that have stayed at our place, no one has ever mentioned a need for shower gel. There is a convenience store on the same block as the condo for any last-minute needs. As far as comfort, there are two twin mattresses (not the typical foam in many beach condos) but real mattresses and a very comfortable king mattress. The sleeper sofa is as comfortable as sleeper sofas get. The three percent is a fee given by VRBO. That fee is stated on our listing. We clearly state that using credit has a 3% fee, and have encouraged electronic or paper checks. We hope you had a great time.
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Rates & Availability

Fort Walton Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 22 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$90
$600
$1,400
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$75
$450
$1,040
 
 
Early Spring
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$130
$900
 
 
Spring
Mar 19 2018 - Apr 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$975
 
 
Early Summer
Apr 16 2018 - May 21 2018
3 night minimum stay
$130
$900
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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