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"Island Sands Unit 303" Completely Renovated Gulf Front Escape-Must see to believe, Stunning View!!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Bedrooms 1, Bathrooms 1.5, Sleeps 4

This top floor unit has been completely remodeled from top to bottom with all new furnishings, cabinetry, luxury linens and more. No expense was spared including granite surfaces, warm cherry floors and 18" ceramic tile throughout. Only the very best went into this Island Retreat! Step out onto your third floor balcony for stunning views of our sugar white beaches and turquoise waters. Enjoy your morning coffee at sunrise while watching the dolphins swim by or enjoy one of our unforgettable sunsets with that perfect glass of wine.

This spacious unit offers a king sized platform bed and queen sleeper sofa to easily accommodate that family of four or a couple looking for a romantic escape. We also offer a completely remodeled full kitchen with laundry for your convenience as well as one full and one half bath in the master for plenty of privacy.

Beach Service included in rental March through October

Keyless Lock (no keys to keep up with you go to the beach)

This property is absolutely not pet friendly.

Owner has health issues that will not allow any pet of any kind.

Property is exempt from ADA service animal guidelines as it is a private residence.

Guest will be asked to depart unit immediately if any report of animal is on premises.

**We go the extra mile to make sure you are comfortable. Plenty of pillows on each bed along with extra sheets if needed. Plenty of towels are provided. Extra paper towels, toilet paper, cleaning products, laundry detergent are provided. We even provide a few board games, books, movies for the kids. We also provide beach towels and beach toys for kids.**

Rental Gear, (Baby Equipment, coolers, beach wheel chairs, paddle boards, pontoon boats)

Let us know what your needs are and we will have items delivered before your arrival and pick up after departure.

Island Sands is a quiet 27 unit complex that offers a secluded in ground swimming pool complete with lounge chairs and bathrooms, outdoor showers and BBQ grills. Everything you need for that perfect relaxing getaway.

More Details

Property Manager
Kim Lang
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Kim Lang

Hello there,

We are the Eilers from New Orleans who found this lovely little section of Fort Walton Beach over ten years ago. After renting several different units summer after summer here at the Island Sands, we finally decided to take the plunge and purchase one for ourselves. The entire month of May was spent renovating our little beach escape from top to bottom and now we couldn't be happier to open our doors and share it with others. If you decide to stay with us, we hope you have a fantastic vacation filled with lots of sunshine, laughter and most important, those unforgettable memories that keep you coming back season after season.

All the best,

Brian & Amy

Why Kim Lang chose Fort Walton Beach

We love taking our family to Okaloosa Island over and over throughout the year since it's extremely peaceful and reminds us of beaches you would probably find in the 1950s. Super clean sand and sparkling water similar to those found in the Caribbean without the hassle of needing a passport!

What makes this condo unique

Island Sands is located at the end of the island, so there are no crowds and the marine life is spectacular. Most mornings you will see dolphins just off the coast from the balcony and in the evenings you will feel like you're in your own private paradise. It truly is a phenomenal place to visit!

Guestbook comments from the manager

We like to be a little ways away from the hubbub when we go on vacation. If you don't mind driving in a bit to go out to dinner and entertainment then this is a great location. With a quiet family friendly beach with beach service, a fully stocked condo with a small number of neighbors this condo has it all to make your vacation perfect. We have stayed here twice 10 years apart and have been nothing but happy with it. We highly recommend it!
Aug 2013
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Amenities

Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Half Bath in Master, Full Bath located in Hallway
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • library
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping

Reviews

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"Island Sands Unit 303" Completely Renovated Gulf Front Escape-Must see to believe, Stunning View!!
average rating of 4.714286 based on 37 reviews
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Wonderful Place

  • 5 of 5

We loved the condo at Island Sands #303. Everything was clean and well kept. The decor inviting and comfortable. The time of year lended itself to true relaxation. The view was beautiful and area not crowded.

When we plan our next trip to the area, we hope to be able to return here.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad your enjoyed your stay! 303 has become a true favorite! The views are breathtaking!
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Awesomely awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

All was great!! Condo was exactly how we wanted it. Decor was perfect!! View from balcony awesome. Chair service on beach spot on.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best vacation yet

  • 5 of 5

The condos were incredible, Unit 303 even more so! There was nothing more we could have asked for. Will definitely be going back, can't imagine staying anywhere else!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed this Gulf Coast Escape! The views and amenites are perfect! We will see you next year!
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Beyond fabulous!!

  • 5 of 5

We adored our 3 week stay in this beautiful condo! Everything was perfect, and we loved the smaller condo complex verses the huge complexes that we have previously stayed in. The beach service was awesome! The cleanliness of the unit upon check-in was second to none; it was immaculate, and I'm a stickler when it comes to that issue! The unit had everything one could ever need, and the decor was beautiful! We can wait til next year to rent again!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your vacation and ca't wait for your return! We have very high standards for our units, so we appreciate you noticing the hard work!
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Absolutely Beautiful !!!

  • 5 of 5

All the comforts of home and then some. We would love to plan a return getaway and the unit was Beautifully decorated and OMG the view is beyond relaxing !!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! Island Sands 303 is the perfect getaway! We hope to see you soon!
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Beautiful condo with a wonderful beach view

  • 3 of 5

This condo had been remodeled in 2011 and had great design features. Very pretty!! We found we had most items we needed and we loved being able to keep up with our laundry which prevented all of the loads of laundry that are necessary after vacation. After 6 years, a few items need to be replaced, including the sleep sofa and the mattress in the master bedroom. Non-stick cookware needed to be replaced. I don't use non-stick after it starts to peel. Specific kitchen tools designed to be used with non-stick cookware would be a good choice next time they are replaced. The sofa bed was not usable and this was resolved after the first night by providing us with a blow up bed. Thanks so much!

We loved our view from the balcony and were very grateful since the beach was not as expected from the pics. The water was dirty, possibly due to previous weather and there were slugs which made my beach experience less than perfect. We drove back down to Destin, where our last beach time occurred and found the beaches were beautiful and void of the slugs and vegetation.

The pool was beautiful and refreshing, even though the location of the trash (dumpster) made it less than desirable - pretty stinky!

We were grateful for the non-smoking room, but having a smoking room under us made us feel uneasy in addition to having to smell their smoke rise up to the balcony while we were sitting there.

Previous reviews led us to believe the electric outlets and safety features in the tub had been resolved. Unfortunately, they were not. We had to locate plugs in other areas of the condo in order to use the hair dryer, water pic, etc because so many of the plugs were loose.

Overall, we had a decent time. The view was beautiful and management was responsive to our immediate concerns.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "The owner arrived directly after this visit and addressed all of the issues immediately. New commercial grade sleeper sofa has been ordered, frame in master bedroom needed tightened, outlets were tripped and are now functioning properly, new kitchen items have been purchased and beach conditions have improved now that Hurricane Harvey has stopped churning the Gulf of Mexico. Terribly sorry for any inconvenience this caused you during your stay. Continuing to keep unit 303 in top shape is a high priority of ours and we will happily continue to upgrade items as needed. Views here are truly amazing and we're glad you enjoyed them as well."
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Okimawa
Other Activities:

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