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Secluded beach spot right outside your door!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
bungalow
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

Bungalow, 1 Bedroom, 1 pull out sofa, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)

This cabana colony studio is a cozy ground floor unit that sits only 40 ft away from the beach. Not to worry, even though your full view of the ocean is hindered by sand dunes, the gulf is just beyond them. Once you walk over the boardwalk, miles of secluded sand and serenity await your relaxation.

We are just a few miles away from 4 restaurants that sit on the ocean, as well as the popular Gulfarium, which includes dolphin shows and tons of aquatic sea-life exhibits.

This location is very diverse. Although there's a secluded beach right outside your door, you're only 6 miles west of Destin's outlet shopping and tourist attractions!!

Keywords: Condo, Island, Romantic getaway, Florida, Emerald Coast, White sand, Destin Area, private location.

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Property Manager
Eileen Arslan
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2017

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Secluded beach spot right outside your door!
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 15 reviews
2

Cozy & clean!

  • 2 of 5

The unit was clean and updated. The AC is chilly! Okaloosa Island is laid-back and very quiet, family friendly. No high rises over 6-7 floors. From the condo the access to the beach is quick, right over the dunes... awesome.

I hated not seeing the water from the condo (They did NOT advertise that you would, but ....) and if you like to cook, the kitchen is just too small. It's hard to make toast and coffee at the same time.

So... if it's just a couple, or a couple with kids, AND you like to eat out AND don't mind not seeing the water from the condo (again it's a VERY quick walk over the dunes to the beach) this is the spot!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for four nights in mid-May and we couldn't believe how close the unit is to the water compared to what we're used to with staying in condos. The idea of not being surrounded by so many people on the beach (as you get when staying in a large condominium) is what drew me in and it definitely delivered. While there were still people around us it was much more quiet and way less crowded. We enjoyed our stay, everything was as described. The only two things I could complain about would be the bed (it was definitely noisy) and some cleaning issues (we found fruit loops in drawers and an old razor in the bathroom). The owner (Eileen) was great to work with. We're already talking about booking again at the end of September. Maybe the bed can be fixed by then :)

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gem

  • 5 of 5

Quiet little gem, would love to stay here again! It fit us perfectly :)

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Agent is EXCELLENT

  • 5 of 5

This was a last minute trip that I booked on the fly, the manager of this property was EXCELLENT. I can't say enough about how she handled the booking with me. Haven't actually been to the property yet, but will update once our trip is completed. I do know that if you are dealing with the manager of this property (Eilleen) she will take the extra step to insure things are in order...

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

The place was exactly what we expected! It was great for a couple and was very private and peaceful. It had everything we needed, except paper towels. Which if that's the only thing we were missing, then I'm fine :) The shower head was a little low which made showering a little uncomfortable considering both me and my guest are tall. The beach was very close, right over the dune and was great. Wasn't a lot of people especially being Labor Day weekend. The bed was comfortable and big! We really enjoyed our stay and are hoping to get back there soon. I am a little concerned about the new complex they are building nearby. I am wondering how this will effect the privatness of the unit. Hopefully, it won't change too much as we are hoping to make a trip there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Budget Friendly

  • 3 of 5

Our visit got off to a rocky start. Check-in was 4:00 pm. We arrived at 8:30pm and the unit had yet to be cleaned. Eileen was very helpful and got right on it. We went to dinner and the unit was cleaned and ready when we returned and Eileen refunded our first nights stay to make up for the inconvenience.The unit is just as described and you are only steps from the sand, however, you are also steps from a major high rise construction zone. NO real noise issues just a little awkward to access the unit but once there its definitely worth it. I would not only return but also recommend this unit.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
NW Florida Regional Airport

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Rates & Availability

Okaloosa Island Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 19 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$159
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$1,030
 
 
Prime Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$179
From
$209
Fri,Sat
$1,170
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$109
From
$139
Fri,Sat
$688
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $50
Tax Rate 11.0%

We also offer a per diem rate for active duty military.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Okaloosa Island Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Studio - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Come stay with us and enjoy your cozy cabana right on the beach!
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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