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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Sleeps:18
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

4 Bedrooms plus Loft, 4 baths, sleeps 13-19. Our property consists of the main beach house which has 3 bedrooms and a third floor loft setup for kids. New bunk beds (2 sets) and new sleeper sofa on 3rd floor.

There is a carriage/guest house in the back yard that provides another king sized bedroom, living area. kitchenette and full bath. Guest house is perfect for more privacy for a family or for grandparents staying with extended family.

Centrally located just steps to the beach (1 block to public beach access) with a private pool in your own back yard and ocean views from 2cd and 3rd story balconies. Third story loft also has ocean views from the sofa:)

Property sleeps 13-19 (13 in beds & 19 if using the 3 fold out sofas). Max of 14 Adults please.



Main house sleeps up to 15 (11 in beds & 4 on sofa sleepers). Guest House sleeps up to 4 (2 in King bed & 2 on fold out sofa).

The guest house has new tile flooring, a king sized bed in private bedroom, an additional living area, kitchenette and private bathroom.

The main beach house has 3 bedrooms on 2cd floor and a 3rd floor loft that sleeps up to 7. There are 2 bunk beds (one with a trundle underneath) & a queen sleeper sofa in the loft, a King size bed in the master bedroom on 2cd floor. Two additional bedrooms on 2cd floor each with Queen size beds.

Backyard Carriage house has a private bedroom with King bed and a separate Living area & kitchenette. There is a fold out full size sofa sleeper here.

It is a 2 minute walk from the house to the public beach access at intersection of Shirah Street & Scenic Hwy 98 (a 2 lane beach front road). Henderson State Park Beach an easy walk from Shirah beach access.

Playground for small children at local church is steps away and the Destin Commons shopping & dining area a 15-20 minute walk if your teens are interested.


House Details: Main House:

First Floor - Living Room Queen Sleeper Sofa. Full bathroom on this floor.

Second Floor - 3 Bedrooms, 1 with King, 2 with Queen beds. King bedroom has private bathroom, Queen rooms connected via Jack & Jill bathroom.

Third Floor - Fourth Bedroom (Loft) with Queen sleeper sofa and 2 bunk beds. Also a trundle bed here. This furniture/bedding new in Dec, 2013. The loft also opens up to a private balcony where we have installed kid-proof locks for safety.

Guest House
Living Room with fold out sleeper sofa, kitchenette and 1 bedroom with Queen Bed. Full bathroom also.

Centrally located just steps to the beach (1 block to public beach access) with a private pool in your own back yard and ocean views from 2cd and 3rd story balconies.

Total of 7 TVs, 6 DVD players, XBOX in bunk room, WiFi access throughout both houses. Screened Porch overlooking private pool, privacy fence around back yard & pool area. 150 yards to public beach access.

House is within walking distance of the Destin Commons outdoor mall and several restaurants (Crab Trap, Beachwalk Cafe, 790 on the Beach, Camilles). There is a also a church playground a few houses down the street for smaller children.

We bought the house in 2011 and have made lots of updates including including new furnishings, washer & dryer, paint inside & out, LCD televisions and a 6 foot high privacy fence around pool and back yard. It is a 2 minute walk from the house to the public beach access at Shirah and Scenic Hwy 98.

Pool Heat available for an additional $130 for the week.

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/11/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Door from main house to pool door knobs positioned out of children's reach. 3rd floor balcony also has lock out of childrens reach....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 13-18

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Master Bedroom with Private walk-around balcony...moreless

  • Larger Queen Bedroom: 1 queen

    Also has sitting area for reading/relaxing...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    3rd Bedroom. Shares Jack and Jill bathroom w/ other Queen...moreless

  • Guest House Bedroom: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleeper sofa in Living Area of Guest House...moreless

  • Loft Bedroom: 1 sleep sofa /futon, 2 bunk bed, 1 murphy bed

    Balcony here too with ocean views....moreless

  • King size beds (1) King in Master Bedroom. (1) King in Guest House Bedroom. Queen size beds (2) in 2cd floor bedrooms. Twin size beds (5) in 3rd floor Loft. Queen sleeper sofa in 3rd Floor loft. Queen sleeper sofa in downstairs living. Full sleeper sofa in Guest House living. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Downstairs Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Master Bedroom Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Jack and Jill connects Queen Bedrooms: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Each Queen Bedroom has it's own vanity outside of bath....moreless

  • Guest House Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Outdoor Shower: outdoor shower

    Outdoor shower for washing off beach sand...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Home is just steps to beach front road. Public beach access is 1 block away on Shirah Street. Henderson State Park beach a 5 minute walk from Shirah beach access. Lots of open beach here with no concessions or chair rentals. Private pool in back yard with new 6 foot privacy fence. Guest House has new tile and furniture and is a nice oasis away from a big family group. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    New flat screens in all bedrooms & living rooms...moreless

  • Toys:

    Lots of pool/beach toys for kids on site....moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    Xbox in Bunk Room with two controllers...moreless

  • Video Games

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    Gulf of Mexico views from 2cd and 3rd floor balconies....moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Gulf of Mexico views from 2cd and 3rd floor balconies....moreless

  • Water View:

    Gulf of Mexico views from 2cd and 3rd floor balconies....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Indoor dining seats 6, Outdoor dining seats 6, 3 seats at kitchen bar. ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    high thread count linens on all beds...moreless

  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    3-4 car driveway...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker:

    standard coffee maker and also Kuerig available....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full Kitchen in main house and kitchenette in Guest House...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator in main house & mini fridge in guest house....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    (2) Ocean views from both 2cd and 3rd story balconies....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Screened porch in back yard overlooking the private pool...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Nice gas grill on property....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Pool heater available in winter/spring for $130 per week. Pool in back yard and yard enclosed by 6 foot tall privacy fence....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas Holidays
Dec 17 - Jan 2, 2017
6 night min stay
$350
$2,300
Spring 2017
Feb 28 - Mar 24, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,750

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Spring 2017
Mar 25 - May 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,500
Early Summer
May 20 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,200
Summer 2017
May 27 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,325
Late Summer 2017
Aug 19 - Sep 1, 2017
5 night min stay
$500
$3,300
Labor Day 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 6, 2017
4 night min stay
$450
$2,900
Early Fall 2017
Sep 8 - Nov 4, 2017
4 night min stay
$350
$2,300
Thanksgiving, 2017
Nov 18 - Nov 26, 2017
5 night min stay
$350
$2,300
Xmas 2017
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2018
5 night min stay
$375
$2,300
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$300
$1,900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Optional Pool Heat $130 $0
  • Cleaning per stay $225 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Note the Service Fee that you see in the online quote is a VRBO charge and you do not pay this if you mail a check. Service Fee included when you book online via VRBO site and pay via credit card or echeck.

Refundable $500 security deposit required a month before rental - I ask for a separate check for $500 and just hold this during your stay. Pool heat an additional $130 per week. Pool heat not required during summer months..


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 11/11/2016
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Location

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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ft Walton Beach - VPS
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Camilles, Crab Trap, Pompano Joes, LA Lounge
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Regatta Bay golf course
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
98
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bonefish Grill, TGIF, Jasmine Thai, Camilles
120 Metres
Nearest Beach
Destin

Car: Not Necessary

Our house is within walking distance to the Destin Commons shopping area (ideal for families with teenagers). House also very close to a church playground for smaller children and of course a 2 minute walk to the beautiful white sand beaches of Destin! Beach access at Shirah street one block from house.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We live in Destin and own & manage this house & stay there weekends during the off season.

Why the Owner Chose Crystal Beach, Destin, FL, USA:
Destin is such a beautiful location and we have always loved the Crystal Beach community. We wanted a house within walking distance to the beach for our family to enjoy.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/11/2016

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Photos

  • The Crystal Pearl of Destin

    The Crystal Pearl of Destin

  • Additional seating in Living Room

    Additional seating in Living Room

  • Sunny Dining room seats 8

    Sunny Dining room seats 8

  • Backyard Pool and Guest House

    Backyard Pool and Guest House

  • Kitchen with new stainless appliances.

    Kitchen with new stainless appliances.

  • Downstairs Laundry Room.

    Downstairs Laundry Room.

  • Master Bedroom on 2cd floor.   King bed here, private bathroom and balcony.

    Master Bedroom on 2cd floor. King bed here, private bathroom and balcony.

  • Bedroom 2 on 2cd floor

    Bedroom 2 on 2cd floor

  • Bedroom 3 on 2cd floor    Queen bed and Jack & Jill bath here.

    Bedroom 3 on 2cd floor Queen bed and Jack & Jill bath here.

  • third floor loft balcony.  seats with a view.

    third floor loft balcony. seats with a view.

  • View from balcony

    View from balcony

  • Living open to kitchen

    Living open to kitchen

  • Dining table.

    Dining table.

  • Backyard Pool and Guest House

    Backyard Pool and Guest House

  • Screened back porch overlooks large pool and guest house.

    Screened back porch overlooks large pool and guest house.

  • Downstairs bathroom with shower

    Downstairs bathroom with shower

  • Master bedroom on 2cd floor - balcony has ocean glimpses.

    Master bedroom on 2cd floor - balcony has ocean glimpses.

  • Master Bathroom on 2cd floor.

    Master Bathroom on 2cd floor.

  • Bedroom 2 on 2cd floor - queen bed and Jack and Jill bath.

    Bedroom 2 on 2cd floor - queen bed and Jack and Jill bath.

  • Loft bedroom setup for kids.   Sleeper sofa and bunk beds.

    Loft bedroom setup for kids. Sleeper sofa and bunk beds.

  • Guest House living room.

    Guest House living room.

  • Kitchenette in Guest House

    Kitchenette in Guest House

  • Living Room

    Living Room

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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