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A Shore Thing- Beach Service Included! Book Your Spring Break Getaway Today!

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Welcome to "A Shore Thing"..enjoy a large yard and covered parking!


Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

A Shore Thing ~ just steps to the beach

Destin Comforts Professionally manages this Home.

Gated beach front community with tons of amenities and great location to shopping, dining and entertainment, and FREE Beach Service (peak seasons)

What an adorable cottage located in the gated community of Mainsail, south of Scenic Hwy 98. You do not have to cross any roads to get to the beach! You are literally only a few yards to the private beach with beach service! One pool is literally in the back yard! Amenities include 4 tennis courts, shuffleboard, basketball goal, work out room with sauna, game room, 2 pools, Pool #2 has a Hot Tub, Kiddie Pool and Grilling area. Offered also is a workout facility, sauna, 4 tennis courts, game room, shuffleboard, and community room for private gatherings.


Walk right on out to the (heated) pool from the back porch of this 4 bedroom, 2 bath home.
First floor has a Queen bedroom with adjacent bath, Twin bedroom, Living with sofa sleeper and lots of seating- Covered porch overlooking the pool, kitchen with breakfast bar seating and dining. area. Kitchen is very well stocked with tons of kitchen items to make cooking and entertaining a breeze!
Second floor has a huge King master suite with a sofa sleeper- (walk out to porch overlooking the pool) Master bath with Jacuzzi tub, shower, and double vanity. Small, cozy 4th bedroom has a queen bed with fun décor’
We have board games, books, etc for chillin' inside or playing by the pool or beach.
Every room has a Flat screen TV. We can accommodate up to 12 guests.
Enjoy parking your car out of the heat under our carport. Up to 4 cars can be parked at our home.

Free WIFI, Cable TV and DVD player

Don't know Destin? - Here are some highlights and additionally, please see the Area guide for tons of fun stuff to do:

Don't miss The Village of Baytown Wharf - just a mile away where you can zip line, play on the huge playground, walk along the pier, feed the fish, enjoy great eateries and fun nightlife!
Silver Sands Factory shopping is right across the highway with shopping, dining and Starbucks! State of the art design and lavishly laid out new Winn Dixie, liquor stores and seafood markets are just a couple of blocks away. Enjoy a great meal with fresh Seafood at Buster’s with more than just dining, there’s fun too! Oyster happy hour daily from 5-6.
Famous Destin Commons is just down the highway with Rave Movies, Bass Pro Shop, tons of small shops, restaurants and Uncle Bucks with Bowling. Nearby you will find quite a few mini mall areas with Groceries, pharmacies and Gas stations. Be sure to visit the Harbor - Just a few miles to Harbor Walk Village, on the water. Tons of fun stuff to do for all ages - Zip Line, rent a boat, charter fishing, great restaurants, night life and live music almost nightly. Margaritaville is a must!
Several Golf Courses are within a five mile range. You will find a few tennis clubs too.


Keywords: Destin Vacation rental, mainsail, A Shore thing, Destin Comforts
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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of 21; student groups must pay a $1,500 "Performance Deposit"...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    1st Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    1st Floor 2 Twins...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    2nd Floor Master ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Queen Bed...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom Second Floor, Queen size Beds (1) On first floor, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin bedroom on first floor, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Queen bed in 4th bedroom room) Sofa Sleeper in Living room...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    1st Floor Full Bath ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Master Bath 2nd Floor ...moreless

  • Bathroom Soaps are Provided Linens/Towels are Provided (please bring your own beach towels) ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • • 2 Community Pools (One heated) • Hot Tub • Work out room • Game Room • Kiddie Pool • 4 Tennis Courts • Community room • Private beach access • Beach service included • House sits on the north pool • A/C & Heating • Sleeps Up to 12 guests • Full kitchen • Washer/Dryer • Range • Refrigerator with ice • Iron and Iron board • Linens provided (please bring your own beach towels) • All Flat Screen TV's • Kitchen and Bath Soaps Provided • Coffee Maker (Drip) • Free WIFI • Paper Provided Provided (limited to get you started) • Toaster • Cable TV Channels...moreless


  • Books:

    Library of books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    There is a limited view of the beach from the second floor balcony...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Additional Bar Stools for extra seating...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central airconditioning...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Carport for 2 cars...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Community gym...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating:

    Central Heating...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Sofa, Loveseat and 4 chairs...moreless

  • Parking:

    Total parking for 4 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided:

    Please bring your own beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WIFI...moreless

  • Free Wifi


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

    Paper Products are Provided (limited) Kitchen Soaps Provided ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool


Write a review 4.9
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 22 - May 19, 2017
3 night min stay
May 20 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

May 27 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

July 4th
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

Jul 8 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay

Aug 5 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay

Post Summer
Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

Late Summer
Aug 19 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 5 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall Break
Oct 1 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 16 - Nov 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$910 $2,000
Nov 18 - Nov 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,225 $2,000
Nov 26 - Dec 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$910 $2,000
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,225 $2,000
Jan 1 - Mar 2, 2018
3 night min stay
$910 $2,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $195 + tax
  • Damage Insurance $59
  • Tax Rate 11%


Check in 4:00 PM, Check out 10:00 AM

****Please note that rates are subject to change throughout the rental season and all reservation rates (at the time of booking) are final.**

**Student groups over 21 allowed with required and refundable $1,500 Performance Deposit**

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Buster's Bar and Grill
0.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sandestin Golf Course
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Emerald Coast Parkway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chinese, Mexican, Chains, Locally Owned
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach

Manager info

Destin Comforts of NW Florida

Year Purchased: 2014

About: We are a Military family with 2 kids and have traveled and lived all over mankind. We found Destin to be the most beautiful area of them all. We want to share our home with our guests so they can enjoy the beauty and class of Destin too. We hope you you will take advantage of this opportunity to visit Destin and make some lifelong memories at A SHORE THING!

Why Miramar Beach, FL, USA:
We love Mainsail because we have had friends who have been owners here for years and the amenities cannot be matched. Gated, Beachfront Community with 4 Tennis courts, shuffleboard, Basketball, Work out room with sauna, Covered parking, 2 Pools (one heated in our back yard) and best of all, the Private beach.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Location is everything! You can literally walk to everything from Mainsail, Dining, shopping, entertainment, etc... Sandestin with Village of Baytown Wharf is the best place to go for activities, dining, live music, boating....... and so much more!

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Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

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  • Welcome to "A Shore Thing"..enjoy a large yard and covered parking!

    Welcome to "A Shore Thing"..enjoy a large yard and covered parking!

  • Beautiful Dining Area

    Beautiful Dining Area

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

    Fully Equipped Kitchen

  • Large Closet in Queen Bedroom

    Large Closet in Queen Bedroom

  • Master King Bedroom on Second Floor

    Master King Bedroom on Second Floor

  • Second Floor Master Bath

    Second Floor Master Bath

  • Cute bedroom #4 with fun decor

    Cute bedroom #4 with fun decor

  • View of Pool from the Master Bedroom Porch

    View of Pool from the Master Bedroom Porch

  • Overview of Pool Area

    Overview of Pool Area

  • Relax to the sound of the waves!

    Relax to the sound of the waves!

  • Be sure to visit Crab Island!

    Be sure to visit Crab Island!

  • The BEST Beach in the WORLD!

    The BEST Beach in the WORLD!

  • Large Living Area

    Large Living Area

  • View into Kitchen from Living Area

    View into Kitchen from Living Area

  • Queen Guest Bedroom on First Floor

    Queen Guest Bedroom on First Floor

  • First Floor Hallway Bath

    First Floor Hallway Bath

  •  Master Bedroom with Sleeper Sofa

    Master Bedroom with Sleeper Sofa

  • Double Beds in Third Bedroom

    Double Beds in Third Bedroom

  • TV and Dresser in Fourth Bedroom

    TV and Dresser in Fourth Bedroom

  • Community Pool

    Community Pool

  • Beautiful Tennis Courts

    Beautiful Tennis Courts

  • Welcome to Paradise!

    Welcome to Paradise!

  • Something fun for everyone!

    Something fun for everyone!

VRBO #361656

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017

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