Luxury Home - Private Beach - Family Friendly - Easy 3 Minute Walk to Beach(14 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Lux Home Private Pool 1/2 Block to Beach Close to top shopping and restaurants
Summers Dreams, your luxurious vacation home, is located in a very well-kept, private gated community called Emerald Waters Village in Miramar Beach, FL.
This beautiful family-oriented home is a three-story, 5000 square foot home - professionally designed to allow for 4 – 5 families to make wonderful vacation memories together – just as our family does. Summer Dreams has perfectly lovely sleeping accommodations for up to 22 people. 24 guests maximum in our home.
Feel free to call or text me (Gregg) at (314) 574-7672 day or night with any questions you may have. I will generally respond within 1 - 4 hours with answers. I want to make your vacation and rental experience as enjoyable as possible.
When you enter the home you will be amazed at the spaciousness! The well-appointed first floor holds a stunning foyer, crown moulding (which is located throughout the entire home), a huge living room with plenty of seating and a flat screen TV, floor to ceiling windows overlooking the patio and pool, dining room (one table holds 8 people and another table holds 6 people, with seating for 10 people on the patio), and the very well stocked kitchen. Enjoy upscale amenities in the fully loaded kitchen: stainless steel appliances, granite countertops (2 stools at the counter), regular coffee pot as well as a Keurig, dishwasher, ice maker and all of the cooking utensils, dishes, glasses and silverware needed to cook a gourmet meal for your family and friends. People have held their family’s Thanksgiving dinner in this spacious area.
We have cable TV which also has music channels; DVD players in the first floor living room, the 2nd floor lounge area and the 3rd floor kids’ recreation room.
The interior designers did a fantastic job at selecting paint colors for each room. Bright and cheery colors for the kids’ rooms with the bunk beds, calm and relaxing colors for the adult bedrooms.
These amenities are available for people with children: high chair, two booster seats, regular size crib, pack and play and an umbrella stroller.
There is a half bath close to the entry way and a laundry room with extra-large washer and dryer, a sink, ironing board and iron.
Also on the 1st floor is a very spacious and lovely king master suite which has two walk-in closets (heated and cooled where a crib is located), a large flat screen TV and the master bathroom has a wonderfully large walk-in natural stone shower, a soaker tub and a two-bowl granite sink. This is perfect if you have older family members who have trouble climbing steps.
The pool is one of the largest in the area which goes from 3’ to 5’ in depth with a little nook and ledge which you can sit on to watch the kids in the pool. Kids love the three jets that shoot out over the pool and colored pool lights for night. For a fee, the pool can be heated if necessary. There are pool toys in a chest. A separate patio area has a table and a large gas grill. For safety, both patio gates by the pool latch automatically so little children cannot get to the pool area unattended. There is a showerhead in the driveway to rinse off the sand when returning from the beach.
There are also two community pools in the complex which are a short walk away from our home. The south community pool is heated during spring weeks.
Destin has the whitest and cleanest beaches in the world. When you are ready to sink your toes in the sugary sand, there is a private beach entrance about a three-minute walk away for Emerald Waters Village visitors. There is a 3-way stop at the corner where you cross the street to our private beach entrance which makes it safer to cross. And the walk is easy for small children.
The second floor has two lovely and tranquil queen bedrooms with private bath and flat screen TVs. Bathrooms have the same walk-in natural stone showers and double sinks. One of them also has a tub.
The second beautiful master suite is also on this floor. It is huge and painted a soothing blue. There are two walk-in closets where there is a pack and play. The bathroom is awesome with double sink, another gorgeous walk-in natural stone double showerhead and a soaker tub if you want to unwind after a very busy day sightseeing.
There is a lounge which has been dubbed The Man Cave! It overlooks the fantastic second floor balcony which is just over the pool. The Man Cave has a flat screen with DVD player, leather sofa and chairs, a small refrigerator and little “bar” area for pouring those refreshing drinks after a hot day at the beach.
The third floor is what we have come to call the Kids’ Floor. There are two darling rooms painted in bright colors; each have 2 bunk beds, dresser and closet for either kids or an adult. There is a Jack and Jill bathroom between one of the bunk rooms and the queen bedroom.
The queen bedroom is a good size room and is decorated in greens and blues with flat screen TV, dresser and closet. The person(s) in this room can use the hall bath for their private bath.
One of the favorite spots for kids/teens will become the recreation room on the 3rd floor. It has a flat screen with DVD, pull-out couch, two huge bean bags that hold a couple of kids, and a foosball table. In the hallway is a shuffleboard table for competition games. There is a table for four where they can play cards, color, whatever they want.
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Member since: 2012
- 5000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 22-24
- We have two master suites on the 1st and 2nd floors that are very well appointed and spacious. Both have large soaker tubs and huge showers with two shower heads, two walk in closets and a large dresser with a large TV on top. We have two additional private en suite bedrooms on the 2nd floor. These bedrooms are well appointed with beautiful comforters and furniture. Each room includes a large closet and dresser with a large TV on top. Two nice bunk rooms on the 3rd floor. Both rooms have a closet and dresser. Perfect for younger members of your group. There is also one final adult/teen bedroom on the 3rd floor that has a queen bed and a large closet and large dresser with a TV on top. Perfect for a young family with little ones they want to be near of a teen that MUST get away from the younger ones. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- The two master suites have large bathrooms with soaker tubs and a large shower with two shower heads that can easily fit two adults (and a kid or two if need be). The two private bedrooms on the 2nd floor include an en suite bathroom. These bathrooms include a nice size shower and one of them includes a bathtub. There is a full bathroom located in the hall on the 3rd floor. And a Jack and Jill bathroom located between one of the bunk rooms and the last adult/teen bedroom off the open area. ...moreless
- Game Room:
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 16 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
Our gourmet kitchen has everything you would expect a home to have. We have plenty of storage for your food and dining requirements. Our guests have made big Thanksgiving meals in our kitchen...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Gated Community
- Outdoor Grill:
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Early Spring 2017
Feb 25 - Mar 3, 2017
3 night min stay
Spring Break 2017
Mar 4 - Mar 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 26, 2017
4 night min stay
May 27 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay
Late Summer 2017
Aug 5 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 26 - Oct 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 25 - Feb 23, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $375
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Tax Rate 12%
Our weekly rate for the weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas is $4,000.00
We ask for 50% of the full payment up at time to reservation as well as the security deposit. The final payment is due 45 days before stay.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Destin Commons (huge outdoor shopping center) is just 3 miles away - movie theatre is close as well - Pompano Joe's Restaurant just down the street - golf, tennis, spa within a few miles. Amazing fishing charters. Silver Sands outlet mall is also just 3 miles away.
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: Thank you for thinking about renting our Destin home! Our home, Summer Dreams, has been our dream for several years. We built this house to enjoy with our family and friends. This is not a normal rental property. We wanted a place that no one would forget. Our daughters are active in all sorts of activities. So, like you, our lives are very busy. The beach gives us a chance to unplug and relax. We do not rent to just anyone. We are only willing to rent to families that will treat our home like it was their own. We have no interest in renting to college kids (or by their parents). We love the idea of families coming together and making memories. That's why we have a master suite on the first floor. It allows you to bring the grandparents! We promise the pictures you see are indeed what is in the house. We bought beautiful furniture. You are going to love it. We did not skimp on any area of the house. At least we tried not to. My wife wanted a nice private pool area, I wanted a 'man room' and the girls wanted a game room. Well, we decided to add all three. This house has everything you need to enjoy yourself. So relax, have fun, and make some memories.
Why the Owner Chose Emerald Waters Village (Destin, FL, USA):
Our home is in the perfect location. We are located in a wonderful gated community so traffic is kept to a minimum. The beach is a short walk away and we have our own entrance to our private beach. There is a walking/biking path next to the beach road that run the entire length of the beach road. Perfect for walking, biking or running. Both Silver Sands outdoor shopping and Destin Commons outlet mall are short drives from our home. We have over 4 beautiful golf courses within a 10 minute drive from our home as well.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We cater to families with children. The master suites have portable cribs in the large closets. The closets have heating/cooling vents in them and electrical outlets for baby monitor and a night light. We also have a high chair available. The kids floor does not have a balcony so you never need to worry about them getting hurt. Each adult bedroom has a private bathroom, as well as a TV. Giving you some quite time when you need/want it. This house is also designed for larger groups. The floor plan is very open, with lots of seating for everyone. We are also the only house in our community with 4 parking spaces for your cars.
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Welcome to our home - Summer Dreams!
Better view of the ledges in the pool.
Covered patio with lights and ceiling fan
Our gourmet kitchen has everything you need to cook for a large group
Tons of room for everyone in our open floor plan.
1st floor master suite
2nd floor master suite
2nd floor private en suite bedroom
2nd floor covered patio. Perfect for relaxing and having some quite time.
3rd floor kids room
3rd floor open area. HUGE bean bags. Foosball table and round table for games.
Notice the ledge in the pool. Great place to sit while your kids play!
Open foyer entry.
Two dining areas as well as two stools on the kitchen counter
Laundry room with large capacity washer and dryer. Iron and ironing board
Master Suite double shower and sink. The shower has two shower heads!
2nd floor private en suite bedroom
2nd floor lounge area. Door to private balcony overlooking pool area.
3rd floor adult/teen bedroom. Bathroom attached.
3rd floor kids room
Our shuffleboard table is a blast to play. I never lose to my wife! Well rarely.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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