Top Shelf 2/.Bed 2/Bath Gulf Front Condo

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Last updated: 06/20/2016

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

A beautiful end unit on the top (3rd) floor with an unobstructed panoramic view of the Gulf, Jetties, Dunes, and East Pass. Your unit is located on Holiday Isle, across the bay and South of the city of Destin. Although billed as an island, it does have road access. No high rise here, this small quaint complex only has 30 units, and yours is on the top floor. We have an elevator, and 4 stair ways, one just outside your door. This complex is the closest condo to the Jetties. (The Jetties is a man made rock formation at the mouth of the channel where it meets the gulf). This rock formation breaks up the waves and keeps the sands from shifting for boating. This also makes for calm waters which is ideal for parents with small children and is a local favorite for beach activity. Small fish like to hide in the rocks and is the destination for local snorkeling boats, so do not pay to go snorkeling. A second beach where the Jetties meet the Gulf has all the wave action and surge for the more daring swimmers. Fishing is also good at the jetties for the avid anglers, and if you are lucky you can see the dolphins play there too.
Your unit is a two bedroom two bath unit, and the sofa makes into a sleeper to comfortably sleep 6. The master bedroom has it's own private bath and access to you own private balcony. Both bedrooms have queen size beds. The kitchen is fully furnished with utensils, a dishwasher, a SxS refrigerator w/ice maker, and a washer/dryer in the unit. The den has view of Gulf, Jetties, Pass, and Dunes with access to private balcony via sliding glass door. The Balcony overlooks the fresh water open air pool below as well as the view from the den.
This island is totally residential, condo's, town homes, single and multifamily residences. No commercial property is located on this small island. The city of Destin is small compared to most cities, so everything you need to do or want to do is within 5 miles of your condo. The city is billed as the luckiest fishing village, and lives up to it's fame. All sorts of boating activity is available as is world class golf, and shopping. Big Kahuna's water park is located about 5 minutes from your condo as are plenty of restaurants with great sea food and other foods.
Here, a vacation does not have to break the bank and there are plenty to do right outside your door. A mid night stroll, shelling, or crabbing, snorkel, swim, bask in the sun, build a sand castle, write you name in the sand or do nothing at all on the sugar white sands and beaches just outside your condo.

Keywords: condo, villa, apartment, vacation rental, vacation home, Destin, Florida, gulf, view, rental,

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : center of complex

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Not classified as wheel chair accessible, but no obstacles to wheelchair...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bedroom with bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

    sofa sleeper makes into queen bed...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    located in Master bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    located in hall...moreless


  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    has a great old selection of VCR tapes over 100...moreless


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    You are located on the beach with nothing between you but sand. Regular Gulf to the South, Jetties and East Pass to you West, and Harbor (bay) to your North....moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront:

    Gulf of Mexico just outside your door step and viewable from your den or private balcony....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Conventional table and chairs seats 4 with bar stools 2...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Internet:

    Wi-fi Available...moreless

  • Linens Provided:


  • Living Room:

    This end unit has great view of Gulf and Jetties from your Living room or private den....moreless

  • Parking:

    Gated community with open parking...moreless


  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    full kitchen with pots, pans, and utensils ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    large counter top...moreless

  • Oven:

    feature of stove, conventional stove with oven...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    You have a private patio with chairs and table just outside your den. This is also accessible from the master bedroom...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill provided at pool area...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Not on premises but close by...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    You have an hour glass shaped pool just below your private patio....moreless

  • Private Pool

Building Type

  • Villa


Write a review 4.7
from 3 traveler reviews
Summer May 25h. through Aug. 3rd. $1195 WK SPECIAL plus tax, no other charges 
Post summer  Aug.3rd. through Sept 1st. $1095 per week.
Fall  Sept. 1st. through Nov. 3rd. $750 per week
Winter Nov.3rd. through Mar. 2nd. $600 week $1195 month
Spring Mar.2nd. through May 25th. $900 per week
11% Florida room tax added to above rates
$300 damage/security deposit required at booking
$75 cleaning fee for stay less than one week, 3 day minimum stay

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Destin Municipal
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
U. S. 98
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Outside your door

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1991

Why the Owner Chose Destin, FL, USA:
I started going to Florida as a child with my parents, and I always assumed our trips to Destin was due to it's close proximity to where we live in Alabama. After growing up and visiting other parts of Florida, I realized that the Destin area had the most beautiful beaches. The sugar white soft sand gives the water an Emerald color which is how it got the name of 'The Emerald Coast'. I was also impressed with the small town charm, which still exists. Billed as the 'Luckiest fishing village' this modern day city still owes it roots to the avid angler, and water sports and fishing charters still ranks high on attraction the city has to offer. Your complex is the closest complex to the Jetties, and is the only place to do some serious snorkeling. In fact the local snorkeling tours end up right outside your door. I fell in love with Destin Florida as a child, but I had to wait till I grew up to appreciate how great of a place it is.

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Speaks: english



  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • view of den with Gulf in background

    view of den with Gulf in background

  • Poolside Villa complex view from parking lot

    Poolside Villa complex view from parking lot

  • water view across pool

    water view across pool

  • View of Gulf from Master bedroom

    View of Gulf from Master bedroom

  • view of gulf in bed from master bedroom

    view of gulf in bed from master bedroom

  • kitchen view from den

    kitchen view from den

  • photo taken from your third floor end unit balcony

    photo taken from your third floor end unit balcony

  • View of Gulf from balcony

    View of Gulf from balcony

VRBO #399715

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Top Shelf 2/.Bed 2/Bath Gulf Front Condo

Destin, FL, USA #399715

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