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Caribbean Dunes, Unit 123

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 735 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

1 BR/1 BA, Sleeps 6, Steps from Crystal Beach, Heated Pool

Stay at the Caribbean Dunes located in the lovely Crystal Beach area of Destin, Florida. A perfect romantic getaway or an ideal family vacation or snowbirds tranquil retreat.

Our condo is located on the ground floor just across the street from Crystal Beach! Sidewalks line the streets of our beach community, perfect for morning runs, bike rides or a leisurely stroll. Our beach community is ideally located next to a shop that rents out bicycles, kayaks, and motorcycle scooters. Camille’s is a great restaurant next door as well... ideal for a romantic dinner and they have live outdoor music in the evenings! Destin Commons is within walking distance for family dining and shopping. Publix and Walgreens are conveniently located across from Destin Commons for a quick run to the grocery or pharmacy. There’s also the Silver Sands Premium Outlets, a 5-10 minute drive, if you need a break from the beach and have an itch to do a little outlet shopping... i.e., a IF you want to take a break from the beach!

For fun family activities, the Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park, the Track and other mini golf courses are also 5-10 minutes away! There are so many options to choose from.

And if you just want to chill out, you can sit on the patio and enjoy a glass of wine or a coffee with a good book. Or you could just decide to walk over to the beach and hang out there instead.

Our condo is very well maintained, has many updated features, such as tiling throughout, fixtures and paint, to name a few. There is a queen size bed in the bedroom, two bunk beds in the hallway, and a pull-out sofabed. The condo can sleep up to six people comfortably. Oh yeah, there’s also a jacuzzi tub in the bathroom. There is also a washer/dryer in the unit. We boosted the internet speed in our condo so you have FREE wi-fi, Apple TV and Netflix!!

No smoking or pets in the unit. Please note that we do not rent to people under 25.

*** OWNER OPERATED. NO HIDDEN ADMINISTRATIVE FEES. ***

More Details

Owner
Angela Donovan
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2017

Amenities

Crystal Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 735 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00 AM / Check-out: 4:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
  • Towels and bathroom essentials (shampoo, conditioner, soap, lotion) included. Don't forget to bring your beach towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Hallway bunk beds - 2 bunk bed , Includes linens.
    Sofa bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Includes linens.
  • 1 queen bed, side tables, television cabinet (television, cable and dvd player). Phone use is for emergency cases only. Linens are included.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
5

Great Location, very clean and comfortable, super close to the beach

  • 5 of 5

First, the owner was very responsive to all our needs and very friendly. We loved the condo, especially the bunk beds for the kids and the comfortable furnishings. It even came with a beach umbrella and chairs, which we used almost every day. The beach is way closer than we expected, just a two minute walk away. The pool/hot tub are even closers, directly across the street from the condo.

The kitchen is well stocked with equipment and spices. We were able to save some money by eating at home a few nights. For breakfast we preferred to go around the corner to Camille's cafe for coffee and breakfast burritos.

We definitely will be back next year, we highly recommend #123 Caribbean Dunes. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This property is in a great location just steps from the beach. The pool was very close as well. It was very clean had everything we needed for a wonderful vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Carterville, GA
5

Great location, beautiful beach, and clean condo and pool!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Caribbean Dunes the first week in June and had a great time! The condo was plenty spacious for our family of 4 (two boys, ages 6 and 8). The master bedroom was spacious and the bunk beds were a huge hit for my boys. The location is literally across the street from the pool, very close...a lot closer than some of the other units. It's also on a side street, so the road is not busy! The condo provided pool chairs, floats, and beach toys. The kitchen was fully stocked with plenty of spices, coffee filters, EVOO, and all of the utensils you would need. I wish the pool deck was not as slippery, but the pool was immaculate and the hot tub was amazing! We almost spent more time at the pool than the ocean. You are located right beside Camille's, and EXCELLENT restaurant. The cafe is open from 7-5 and has breakfast sandwiches, cocktails, smoothies and live music. The kids loved it. The upstairs opens at 5 and has the best food I have ever had in Destin. You have to try the burger and the amazon sushi. The condo provided soap, shampoo, conditioner, detergent...the list goes on. To be able to stay in the elite Crystal beach for this price during the month of June was AWESOME!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Great location.Conviently stocked with the nessities for the kitchen, bath, bedroom, and laundry.Worked perfect for a family of 5 (2 adults to 3 kids 11-8 yrs) Pool area is just across the street and well maintained. Two beach access ways about 5 minutes or less walking. The owner was wonderful to work with. Always responded quickly to any emails we sent. Would defiantly stay here again and recommend to others.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location...great place

  • 4 of 5

This property is right across the street from Crystal Beech public access. The beech here and all along in the Destin area is just so beautiful. The location is convenient to all the necessities and all the non-essentials as well, shopping, go carting, mini golf, LOTS of eating establishments, etc., etc. The WiFi leaves something to be desired given the fact that it is cable modem. The space is nice but small for anything but a couple and maybe a couple of children. There are bunk beds in the hall...cool concept and a queen bed in the bedroom. There is a small covered porch with a couple of chairs, but it faces a street...but it's also the street that you cross to get to the pool which is really nice. Overall 4 stars....enjoyable stay...the owners were great in all transactions.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and every amenity we needed

  • 5 of 5

We had a great long weekend here. The place was very clean upon arrival. We made great use of the beach chairs and umbrella each day! That was an added bonus not to have to buy or rent those each day! The wifi speed was more than enough. The bed and couch were very comfortable. Plenty of towels were available for our use. The place was nicely decorated and was well stocked with cooking tools. We love how close this unit is to the beach. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS)
Nearest Restaurant
Camille's Seafood and Sushi Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Crystal Beach

Free high speed WiFi

Free Netflix

Free AppleTV

Free Cable TV

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $120
Damage Deposit $250

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.