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GREAT 4 FAMILIES 4 PRIVATE UNITS, ONLY A FEW WEEKS LEFT OPEN 4 2017, BOOK NOW

Sleeps19
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms4
Space 3,025 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

4 SEPARATE CABANAS 7 bedrooms,4 baths, STEPS TO THE BEACH, Heated Pool, 1 level

ONE OF A KIND ......Unique Cabana style property. 4 individual cabanas with your own tropical courtyard, beautiful pool , patio table and chairs ,and gas grill.

Perfect entertaining and hanging out area for your whole group.

3 Cabanas have 2 bedrooms with 1 bath.

1 Cabana has 1 bedroom with 1 bath

BEDS FOR 15 BUT CAN ACCOMMODATE 19

Each Cabana has it's own fully furnished kitchen, living area, bathroom with washer and dryer.

Each unit is beautifully furnished and has all the comforts of home. All on one level. No stairs to worry about with the little ones or the senior citizens.

More Details

Owner
Claire Nuckles
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About Claire Nuckles

I moved to Destin in 2008 after vacationing here and falling in love with the area. I have owned rental property in another state since 1995. I sold those properties this past summer and bought Crystal Beach Cabanas before I closed on the sale of my other properties. Therefore, I have many years of experience in the business and know how to take care of my guest and property. I personally manage the Cabanas in order to provide customized service to my guest. Living nearby enables me to be available to my guest and to keep the Cabanas meticulously maintained.

Claire Nuckles purchased this house in 2013

Why Claire Nuckles chose Scenic Gulf Drive West

Location, location, location Crystal Beach community is the best beach area in Destin. Crystal Beach is a lower density area in Destin. No high-rise condos. It feels more like a quaint neighbor hood with it's white picket fences and sidewalks rather than a loud,busy resort area. The Cabanas are a 1 minute walk to the beach. There are 2 public beach accesses. Take a short stroll down the beach to the Crabtrap restaurant for a cold drink or appetizers at the beach bar.Camille's is just around the corner a 5 minute walk and is a perfect outdoor place to get your morning coffee or smoothie. Evening dinner upstairs inside or out on the patio with fresh seafood or sushi.

What makes this house unique

This is why I bought the property. I loved the unique concept of 4 individual Cabanas with their own kitchen, living area, bedrooms, and bathroom with a washer and dryer. You can enjoy your family and friends but then retreat to your own Cabana for your privacy. Everyone has their own place to enjoy however they choose to .

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Valpariso Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Crabtrap (on beach)
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
98
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Crabtrap ( on beach)
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Destin (Gulf of Mexico)

Big Kahuna Amusement and Water Park 10 minute drive.

Silver Sands Outlet Mall over 80 stores. 10 minute drive.

Offshore and inshore charter fishing 10 minute drive.

Destin Commons Outdoor Mall with 14 movie theathers.

Miniature golf, go carts, helicopter rides.

Destin Harbor a 10 minute drive to the WORLD'S LUCKIEST FISHING VILLAGE.

Lots of shop and great places to eat right on the harbor.

Camille's restaurant serving breakfast , lunch and dinner.

Crabtrap Beach Bar and restaurant is sitting on the beach. Great sunset cold drinks.

Amenities

Crystal Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3025 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor shower beside Cabana 1 - outdoor shower , Rinse off the sand after coming back from the beach.
  • Each Cabana has it's own full bathroom OUTDOOR SHOWER beside Cabana 1
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - Bunk bed with a twin on top and a double on bottom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 7 - 1 queen
  • THE CABANAS HAVE 7 BEDROOMS TOTAL: CABANA 1 HAS 2 BEDROOMS: 1 KING BED AND 1 BUNK BED WITH TWIN ON TOP AND DOUBLE ON BOTTOM. CABANA 2 HAS 2 BEDROOMS: 1 KING BED 1 QUEEN BED CABANA 3 IS A 2 BEDROOM: 1 KING BED 1 QUEEN BED CABANA 4 IS A 1 BEDROOM: 1 QUEEN BED EACH OF THE 4 LIVING ROOMS HAS A SLEEPER SOFA
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9 based on 50 reviews
5

Cabanas and Crystal Beach

  • 5 of 5

The cabanas at Crystal Beach were the perfect accommodations for our 4 families! The space was just what we needed and allowed everyone to be together at one location but have the privacy of our own individual units! The location is perfect just one block from the beach and having the pool to enjoy as well was great! There was ample seating around the pool to gather to eat and hang out and swim. Claire was wonderful and responded promptly to get the grill up and running when we realized it was in need of propane and some TLC to get it cleaned up so we could have a BBQ. The Crystal Beach neighborhood is quiet and easily accessible to everything!! We have been vacationing in Destin for 20 years and this is certainly at the top of our list of favorite places to stay! We look forward to booking here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Bonnie. It was a pleasure meeting you and your family! I hope you will come stay at The Cabanas again next year! Take care. Kindest Regards, Claire
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Wonderful Beach Accommodations

  • 4 of 5

Second year we stayed in this location. Property is wonderful for kids and adults - has private swimming pool and is easy walking distance of the beach.

Claire was a great host - helped us in many ways and showed true interest in our satisfaction.

Would recommend this property to any and everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family-friendly property close to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Crystal Beach Cabanas. The walk to the gorgeous beach was short enough for both the toddlers and grandparents. Everything was clean and Claire was very responsive to any needs. Having our own private pool was a terrific bonus for both the kids and adults. Everyone is together, but you also have the privacy of your own cabana. I highly recommend staying here for a large group.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family of 19

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 19 were blessed to stay at Clair's property on Crystal Beach. My three sons, my daughter- in - laws and 11 grandkids made a week of wonderful memories together. The cabanas were well equipped for our needs, clean and beautifully decorated. The beach was only a short walk even for a granny like me. Clair was very efficient in taking care of any issue that came up. It was a pleasure to meet you Clair and would love to stay at your property again in the future for another week of memories.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Diana. It was such a pleasure meeting you and your wonderful family. It makes me happy when I hear my guest had a wonderful vacation and made lots of special memories! I would love for you to come stay again soon. Take care and thanks again for staying at The Cabanas.
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5

Worked out great for our four families. Loved the pool!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice! Very short walk to beautiful beach. The property had a beautiful pool which our grandkids loved! Four separate cabanas, each with own washer and dryer and living space worked out wonderfully. Allowed everyone their own privacy. Would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for family of 16

  • 4 of 5

This place was ideal for our family. We have 3 children all married and a total of 8 grandchildren. It was only a block from the beach and the pool was great. The only problem was that the kitchens could use an upgrade. There was a drawer front missing on one of the cabinets and the stove in one of the units only had 2 working burners. On the amenities it said there was a hair dryer (which didn't work) and also a high chair that couldn't be found. Other than that, It was a great set up for our family. The big dining room in one of the units worked out great the one day it rained so that we could all gather in the same place. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars was due to the kitchens needing some work. There was also a lot of beach chairs and pool toys and surf boards along with a wagon so that we could take these things to the beach. Also the grill worked out great too. I would recommend this place for anyone with a family and children who wanted to spend time together but then could have their own place at night. We would definitely go back to this place rather than renting a big house.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $450
Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night
Pet Fee $200
Damage Deposit $500

Credit card charges will be billed a 3% surcharge to cover their fee.
Pet friendly. 25 pounds or smaller. $200.00 non refundable pet deposit. Ask owner about more details.
Add $10 per night per additional guest over 15 people. 23 maximum guest.
Pool heated to 86 degrees at no additional charge March 1- May 17.
There is a $200 pool heating fee between Oct. 1 - Mar. 1.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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