Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Newly PAINTED & DECORATED condo!!! Special Pricing..August 14 - 19 - $900!!!!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

This spacious 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom home is the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle! It is also fully furnished. Featuring a large lagoon style pool, private Gulf front beach club with heated pool, bar and grill, 42 seat surround sound theater, BBQ grills and picnic area, this is your home away from home! Conveniently located is a very nice beach restaurant, The Back Porch. You can walk in straight from the beach and have lunch or dinner! We extend to you a warm welcome to enjoy this beautiful and fun condo!


Owner
Ashley Lindsey
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Ashley Lindsey

We are a young, fun-loving couple who enjoy staying at the beach, especially in Destin!

Ashley Lindsey purchased this condo in 2013

Why Ashley Lindsey chose Florida North West

We chose this property because we have another unit here and love the proximity to fine dining, great seafood restaurants, shopping, fishing, etc. We love to share our unit with others so you too can enjoy our favorite pastime!

What makes this condo unique

Being on the 2nd floor is highly convenient because there is only one flight of stairs to go up if you need to. It is also a very short walk to the beach!

Amenities

Destin Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Convertible Bed - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Good! 3.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

41% Complete
23% Complete
29% Complete
0% Complete
5% Complete
Newly PAINTED & DECORATED condo!!! Special Pricing..August 14 - 19 - $900!!!!
average rating of 3.9411764 based on 17 reviews
3

Great property...Ok Condo

  • 3 of 5

Overall, loved the location of the property. It was close to the pool and the ocean, as well as had a number of great restaurants within a short drive. The bedrooms are small (barely enough room to have a suitcase laying on the floor between the bed and the wall) but it wasn't a huge issue. Condo was clean, which was a concern I had after reading some of the other comments. The furniture is old and needs to be replaced but overall not terrible. The couch had some stains on it but they were minor and mostly due to normal wear and tear. There was only three of us (me, my wife and 2 year old daughter), so this condo was the perfect amount of space for us. Not sure it would work with a larger group. The condo is right across from the elevator but we did not hear a lot of noise at night. There were some times were we could hear the people above us shutting their door or moving chairs.

Owner was not very responsive to my emails. Average time to respond to my emails was 10 days. Even when I emailed her with concerns about reviews which talked about things being broken in the condo and the condo not being clean, she still did not get back to me until our fifth day of our trip (Email July 26th, response sent Aug 2nd).

Overall, not a bad property and might stay there again assuming furniture is updated.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
3

Decent property, disappointing unit

  • 3 of 5

The overall property was nice....large pool and easy, quick access to the beach (about a three minute walk). Sits right behind The Back Porch restaurant, which had great food. Beach chairs available for daily renting. Our actual unit was quite disappointing though. Furniture was dirty, we washed the comforters the night we got there because they didn't appear clean, the refrigerator had a leak, we had to buy an iron because the one there didn't work and one of the toilets stopped working on the third day, leaving us with only one to use the rest of the trip. The bath towels were the worst I've ever used, as they didn't actually absorb water, they just wiped it off of you. The foldout mattress from the couch was too uncomfortable to actually sleep on. There is very little space to move around in bedrooms, so you either have to put all your clothes in drawers and closet, or step over your suitcase. Windows in each bedroom look out into a hallway and the unit is right off the elevator, so you hear all the noise of people coming and going. There is no actual view of the ocean in this unit, which was also disappointing. This unit is on second floor, I would guess 5th floor and above have ocean views. Overall, it was good enough, if only the unit met our expectations. We would not stay here again though.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Kentucky
3

Sterling Shores was beautiful... We loved it!

  • 3 of 5

The unit was okay... It wasn't as clean as I think it should have been. My grandsons feet were black on the first day from walking on the floor barefoot, crumbs under the toaster, under beds were yucky, no batteries in the tv remotes, no light bulbs in the lamps in master bedroom, and I moved the rug in the living room--dirty... I think maybe someone should check the cleaning crew...

But we loved the area...swimming pools and grass areas, close to Back Porch, and the beach accessibility...

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We will take these areas of concern to our cleaning manager.
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
5

Adorable Condo - Great location in Destin

  • 5 of 5

This is an adorable condo. Has become one of our favorite places to stay in Destin. I love that The Back Porch Restaurant is right there. No need to pack a cooler unless you just want to. When you want a cold drink or something to eat, just walk a few steps to place your order. There's even waitresses that come to you and take your order. No need to get up from your comfortable position. It's a true vacation with relaxation!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We also love The Back Porch restaurant!
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Awesome Property!

  • 5 of 5

Sterling Shores is our favorite place to stay! This unit is great for my mother, she doesn't like elevators and being on the 2nd floor is perfect for her. We can watch the kids play in the pool from the back porch while we enjoy the air condition! Love the new paint colors and will rebook this unit!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We look forward to having you again!
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
4

Good location, Good price

  • 4 of 5

Ashley, the owner, has great communication. The location is nice, and the price was good. The furniture could use some updating, but for the money, we couldn't complain. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you John for your kind review. We hope to have you stay with us again!
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0

Map

Nearest Airport
0.8 Miles
Destin/Fort Walton Beach Airport (DTS)
Car: recommended

Photos

Rates & Availability

Destin Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Summer
Aug 13 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,300
 
 
Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Available
Unavailable