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Let the Dolphins Serenade you to sleep...Yes!! It is that close to the water

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,158 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

So Close to the Beach You Will Wear Your Swimsuit to Bed !!!

Any closer to the Water..and your Swimming with the Fishes

Enjoy the beautiful emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico with your sixth floor balcony view. The solitude of the spacious pristine white sand beaches along with spectacular views of the blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

HIGH SPEED WIRELESS INTERNET PROVIDED FREE!!!

Sunsets??? I've got them with a beautiful golden glow on the white sand beach.

Our unique, three bedroom two bath floor plan with bunk in the third room will sleep six to eight comfortably. This Non-Smoking unit in the Gulf Dunes Condominium Complex is tastefully decorated.

It is located on the sixth floor (really the seventh there is covered parking) and features ceramic tile flooring, a KING bed in the master, a KING bed in the second room and a bunk bed with a twin on top and a full size bottom for the kids in the third room, and a queen sleeper sofa. A full size washer and dryer are also in the unit.

It is close to just about everything you could want. The Pier is within walking distance for all those wanting to 'Pier Fish' and also for those who might want to 'Beer Fish' the Angler's sports Bar is there also and features at last count about 30 TV's for all your sports needs. There are resturants by the dozen around you of all types. For the children there is the famous Gulfarium where you can go see all your favorite dolphins and other sea life. only .2 of a mile away.

Going to a convention?? well I am only 1 tenth of a mile from the brand new Emerald Coast Convention Center

For the children there is a Playstation 2 and for the adults there is a Television in each room with a DVD player in the living room and also the master.

Special property amenities include: 426 feet of Gulf Frontage, lush tropical landscaping, private dune walk-over with shower, and two seasonally heated pools.

One FREE Beach Umbrella set-up per day while you stay. $48 per week. This can be removed from the overall daily and weekly rates if you do not want the set-up. This will reduce your daily rental cost by $8 per day ($48 week).

It is conveniently located two miles from Fort Walton, four miles from Destin, and one mile from the new Convention Center.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Kent Amos
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

About Kent Amos

I presently live in Mobile Al. I grew up in Destin and my family lives there still. It is one of the most beautiful places you have ever seen.

Kent Amos purchased this condo in 2001

Why Kent Amos chose Florida Main North West

When I was a teenager I was a lifeguard right on this beach..it is near and dear to me.

What makes this condo unique

This is a LARGE well maintained unit. Recently painted and ready for YOU!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

My guests are not only great they are quite poetic. I sure love my guests and they seem to love me. They want the Gulf Dunes but other guests have it so I am moving them to my Terrace unit.......



Kent,



My heart has sunk and hit the floor,

For I will have The Gulf no more,

The roar of the waves as they hit the shore

Will no longer drown out my husband's snore.



Alas, dear Kent, the choice must be

To move to Destin, near the sea,

"Til the end of March , we're hoping with glee

That The Terrace it is for Eddie and me.



With fingers crossed ( and love your loyalty to your previous guests)

Betsy and Ed
Jan 2009
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Amenities

Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1158 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2) King in both rooms, Double Beds (1) Bottom in 3 room, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Brand new thicker than normal mattress, Bunk Beds (1) Bunk on top in 3rd room
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Xbox 360, No Smoking is allowed in unit

Reviews

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Let the Dolphins Serenade you to sleep...Yes!! It is that close to the water
average rating of 4.84 based on 26 reviews
4

Great place. Great view.

  • 4 of 5

Great place great view. Can't wait to go back. Owner was very responsive and helpfull with any questions we had.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much.....wait until you do come back. I am in the process of a new re-do......new furniture...new Kitchen...New Bathrooms...Other than the view it is getting all redone. So please come back soon.
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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

Kent Amos, the owner, went out of his way to be extra nice to us. This condo is now our favorite. We hope to return as soon as possible. ROLL TIDE ROLL!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2007
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ready to head south again!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Gulf Dunes. Kent was great to work with and always received a timely response. Condo is a little dated, however it is clean, which was our #1 priority. View is breathtaking and the beach was clean. Loved having the parking space use and being by the heated pool. We would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I am planning on replacing the cabinets and Kitchen which will make this completely current after this season. Thank you again for coming and staying.
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Mount Juliet TN
5

Girls Trip

  • 5 of 5

Just wanted to drop a note to say thank you for a wonderful stay at your condo. Staying on the 6th floor with awesome views was great along with there being a key code on the door for easy access and you don't have to deal with a realty company or "keys"! Having a covered parking space out of the sun was a plus! The weather was perfect and the free beach set up every day was awesome! Kent was very helpful and was quick to respond to any questions that I had. This was the perfect get-a-way for me and my girls!! Thanks Kent and Roll Tide!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well thank you very much. I strive to make everyone's trip as perfect as it can be. Please come back
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5

Okaloosa Island Oasis!!!

  • 5 of 5

I know I am a little late with this review...but better late then never because this condo and the owner are worth telling you about! First, Kent is the most wonderful person you could ever possibly dream of working with. Right off the bat at the end of our initial phone conversation I felt like he was an old friend. My inquiry about the condo left me with that warm & fuzzy comfort feeling that I was investing my week's vacation in the right direction. As soon as we walked into this spacious condo we felt at home. The decor was light, bright & CLEAN! Talk about clean, the condo was immaculate. This was extremely important to me because my 7 yr old granddaughter has health issues and I did not feel the need to clean! The bunk room was a big hit with my granddaughter. She loved having her own TV and a space to call her own. I never knew which bunk (upper or lower) I would find her in. I can honestly say all the mattresses were comfortable and the 5 of us slept well each night. That's a bonus after a rough day of sunning & swimming (lol). I couldn't say that about the beds in other previous locations I have rented in the past! The kitchen was well stocked and cooking & dish washing never seemed a chore per the phenomenal ocean view through the balcony sliding glass doors! Speaking of gorgeous...the large balcony was a fabulous place to watch all the beach action while not physically down on the sand...morning, noon or night I (we) were mesmerized by the turquoise water, the sugar white sand, and the birds & dolphins playing. We were thrilled to watch the extensive fireworks show right from the balcony one evening (and it wasn't even the 4th of July). The entire complex was a great family atmosphere of smiling faces, giggling children & memories in the making. The grounds & pool area were clean & well maintained. Loved the close covered parking space too. Thank you Kent for sharing your lovely home with us! We can't wait to return and we will return within the year!! In closing, great condo, great owner, great experience, great memories, great choice!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best Vacation Rental experience ever

  • 5 of 5

Everything was so easy & hassle free, Kent is absolutely wonderful to work with. The condo was clean & roomy & the views were beautiful from the balcony. It was a huge plus for us that the AF Armament Museum was close by, we spent hours walking around there & really enjoyed it as well as the Gulfarium. It was our first time staying in that area & we were not disappointed, my only complaint is that we couldn't stay longer! We will definitely be visiting again!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Fort Walton Regional Airport

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

There is an additional $100 cleaning fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.