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PALMS 501 LARGE CORNER UNIT.. SUMMER 2018 DATES OPEN.. CONDO RIGHT ON THE BEACH!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

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

Welcome to our NEWLY RENOVATED, 5th floor, CORNER UNIT condo overlooking the crystal clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Our newly tiled, spacious, open concept condo awaits you. The kitchen has been renovated with new granite counter tops and hardware. It is well stocked for those who enjoy cooking. Look out the window and enjoy the beach as you do. Enjoy the views of the gulf from the kitchen, dining room, living room, and master bedroom.

Both bathrooms feature new tile and vanities. Granite countertops in both. The Master includes a double bowl sink, tub/shower while the second bathroom has a walk-in shower.

The Master bedroom boasts wall to wall sliding glass doors that lead to the balcony and features new furniture and a king bed. The second bedroom also features new furniture and two twin beds. Both bedrooms are tastefully decorated with the beach motiff and include new linens.

Our unit features 3 wall mounted flat screen Televisions (60" Living Room, 40" Master Bedroom, and 36" Second Bedroom), wifi internet, and cable.

Relax on the white sandy beach with our COMPLIMENTARY BEACH SERVICE WHICH PROVIDES 2 CHAIRS AND AN UMBRELLA just for you. Watch the dolphins play, search for shells, or frolic in the crystal clear water. If you prefer, swim in our private pool. The Palms features a private outdoor restroom facility and the condo has a keyless entry system.

End your day relaxing on our 25 foot balcony with the most breathtaking sunset views Okaloosa Island has to offer, while enjoying the calming sounds of the waves on the beach.

The Palms is family friendly and is close to shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. The Tom Thumb convenience store is a minute walk away, for those who enjoy an early morning coffee or just a late night snack.

Keywords: Okaloosa Island, beach front, gulf view, corner unit, white sands, crystal blue water, balcony, private pool, newly renovated, upgrades, granite countertops, panoramic views, sunsets, family fun,

More Details

Owner
Gus Danielides
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Gus Danielides

Our names are Gus and Nancy Danielides. We recently purchased this condo in Jan. 2011. I am the Fire Chief for the City of Whiting and Nancy is elementary educational technology teacher. We have always set time during the year for a beach vacation and we fell in love with Okaloosa Island. A beach vacation is something everyone should enjoy and we would love to share our unit with you and your family.

Gus Danielides purchased this condo in 2011

Why Gus Danielides chose Fort Walton Beach

The emerald waters, crystal white sand, and general location of Okaloosa island made it clear to us..... This Is It! The Palms condomium building consists of just 23 units. It is right in the center of the island, and is the perfect beach location. The 5th floor location made the gulf view perfect. The fact that it is a corner unit and has additional windows and more space made our decision even easier.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo has new tile in the foyer, kitchen, dining and living rooms. Both bathrooms also received new tile, sinks, toilets, and vanities. New granite countertops, hardware, sink, and faucets are completed. New bedroom, dining room, and living room furniture(2016) has been purchased. The lighting/ceiling fans in our unit were updated also. This upgrade was completed in 2011. The Palms 501 will be completely transformed and ready to meet your family's vacation needs.

Map

Shopping, Restaurants, Relaxing, Sunbathing, Sandcastles, Walking, Surfing, Boating, Parasailing, Fishing

Amenities

Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master Bathroom has his and her sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Bathroom has access from dining room and second bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King Size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Family friendly, spacious, close to shops and restaurants, beachfront, clean, new furniture, new countertops, new bathrooms, balcony, unobstructed views, fantastic sunsets

Reviews

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average rating of 4.976744 based on 43 reviews
5

Our getaway was PERFECT

  • 5 of 5

The condo was clean, with attractive decor, uncluttered and had everything we needed for a delightful stay. We loved sitting on the balcony and having our own chairs and umbrella on the beach. We had large flat screen tv for football games and loved employing Ft.Walton. Ocean was calm and so clear, loved swimming in tbe ocean. Perfect place. Not crowded. The owner was so nice friendly and very easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear your time away went well. I am just a phone call away if you plan on a return visit. Thanks Gus and Nancy
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Lincoln, Nebraska
5

Palms 501 Season 2

  • 5 of 5

This. Is an awesome experience! From parking in the assigned spot (if you have an average sized car, you can do it!! ...Aura TL here). Through out the year, I have cherished the first picture taken in said assigned parking spot out over the beach. Ride the elevator up to the 5th floor, and you will be greeted by the most awesome (screensaver/balcony) beach view ever! The unit's accent lights combined with the beach lighting creates something you will never forget and will always want to go back to! Gus and Nancy are so easy to work with, they're like family! Shhh! let's keep this a FWB secret!! Staying in July 2017, a repeat of our stay in June, best place ever!!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Condo Beautiful View

  • 5 of 5

It is so nice to feel like you are "at home" when you enter the condo that you will be renting for your time away....Well, that is exactly how my family and I felt about this unit. We LOVED IT!! Extremely comfortable, spacious, fully equipped and clean!! The views from this unit are just the BEST!! From sunrise to sunset it is absolutely beautiful...White sand, blue waters...You cannot beat it...Nothing obstructing the view. The owner is very easy to work with and quick to respond to inquiries/question/concerns which to me makes the whole process smooth. I would highly recommend staying in this unit and if we are in this area again, we will definitely want to rent this unit!!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ashland, VA
5

Lovely view and beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

What a peaceful fall vacation that could not have been better! Gus is fabulous to work with...immediate response and happy to help. Well equipped and beautifully furnished. For us the weather even cooperated! You cannot find a new nicer place to stay! We hope to make this an annual vacation...

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tennessee
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at several Oakaloosa Island condos and we were very well pleased with this condo. Nicely decorated, clean, well stocked kitchen and plenty of room for a family. Light switches are labeled, which is nice and updated TV's were really a nice bonus. The smaller complex we enjoy because you are not so crowded on the beach and having beach service provided makes it even better. Tom Thumb store next door also makes it nice to get supplies if needed. Guy was great to work with and you can tell they take care of there condo and there quests.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pelham, AL
5

A WONDERFUL GETAWAY

  • 5 of 5

We stay on Okaloosa Island for a week every summer. This was our first time at the Palms and we were very pleased. The owner of this unit is very nice and considerate. Unit is very clean, tastefully decorated, PLENTY of towels in the bathrooms, and the owner had left thoughtful notes throughout to tell guests how to work all the electronics and the door lock, etc. All the light switches are labelled as to what they do which is another thoughtful touch that eliminates guessing games. Can not say enough nice things about this condo! Moving to the exterior, the elevator is a little slow but since the Palms is a smaller complex it's not a big deal at all. The pool is on the smallish side but clean and the 3-4 foot depth is perfect for kids especially. I would happily recommend this condo with 5 stars!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

An additional cleaning fee of $100 after your stay will be included in your rental quote. The Condo is Non-Smoking and NO pets are allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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