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Beautiful Inside & Out | 6 BR | Ocean Views | Steps to Beach | Private Pool

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Our guests love Casa Blue. Plenty of parking for 7 cars. 1 block to the beach

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:18
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:5.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

New & Spacious | Luxury Beach House | 6 BR 6 BA | #1 Beach in US | Details below

Welcome to Casa Blue. One of Destin's "Top Beach Rental Properties" We invite you to read our many favorable customer testimonials. Casa Blue is located in The heart of Destin. Steps to the beach. Walking distance to plenty of restaurants, shops and entertainment. You'll be very Satisfied when you see all that's available and close by. The house interior is beautiful and spacious with a large private heated pool and patio. Oversize modern eat in kitchen perfect for large family and group gatherings. Additional second floor living room perfect retreat for the kids to watch movies and for video gaming.

We respond quickly. We value and appreciate our guests! Please view the recent guest testimonials.

'Casa Blue' is BRAND NEW! Completed in March 2014. Just one short block to the ocean. In the preferred Crystal Beach enclave of Destin. No busy streets. Great for walking, jogging, bike riding or in a golf cart!

Casa Blue is large and spacious inside (more living space than most similar-sized beach homes) with living and entertaining areas to accommodate larger groups. Plus this house is on high speed wifi, all 7 flat screens have cable and the two larger TVs include HBO! The upstairs entertainment area has xbox and many electronic games and movie DVDs to keep the whole family entertained.


Our large third floor deck overlooks beautiful Ocean views and we are just a short stroll to the beach. Check out the interior and exterior pictures and you'll see what we mean.

Just one short block to the beach. Premier location in Destin. Walk to everything you need. Luxury accommodations and comfortably decorated. 3100 sq ft. Spacious, beachy vibe with a large open floor-plan, upstairs and downstairs living areas and fully equipped, luxury kitchen. 6 BR, 5.5 BA.

Preferred location in Destin. Walking / biking distance to everything you'll need. White sandy deeded beach one short block away. Close to all Destin amenities, including beach restaurants, Destin Commons premier outdoor shopping that's walking distance away. Amazing open air eating, movie and entertainment center. Enjoy golf, fishing, water sports, theme parks and board walks - all within a mile or two from this central location.

Crystal Beach, where the house is located is the perfect neighborhood to bike, jog or stroll, day or night. Perfect for families, friends, reunions and making memories. Very desirable Florida beach vacation destination. Top rated white sand beaches and names the 'luckiest fishing village in the world'.

Casa Blue features an open floor plan with spacious living areas with a cool beach vibe. Family-friendly. Three master bedrooms and two living rooms (both upstairs and downstairs). Fully equipped kitchen with 9 ft granite island and seating to accommodate 18 comfortably. Seven (7) flat screen TVs throughout with 50' TVs in both living rooms. Front of the house features third story balcony with spiral staircase to enjoy GULF VIEWS. Rear of the house features a screened in porch overlooking the heated pool, private outdoor shower, BBQ and pergola. Ample parking for up to 6 cars.

At 'Casa Blue' you get the best of both worlds. The top-rated beach in the U.S. and your own personal, fully equipped brand new beach house to gather with family and friends and enjoy all you deserve from a beach get-a-way vacation.

Your inquiries are Important. We take every inquiry seriously and reply to each personally. We enjoy speaking with guests so don't hesitate to call us! If we don't reply quickly or answer the phone, we will get back to you as soon as possible. We try to return calls, texts and emails within two hours. Usually in a few minutes.

You are important. No reservation fees, no processing fees, no check-in fees, no junk fees! We simply charge rent, cleaning, tax and we do have to charge for pool heat upon request.

We request a credit card for the first payment and an eCheck payment for the final payment.

We look forward to hosting you at Casa Blue!
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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We love children and we trust that you will encourage them to take care of our home with the same care they show at your home....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    First floor master. Easy first floor access...moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 16-18

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    MB Suite. 32' Flat Screen, closet, fan & private bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    2nd flr Suite. 32' Flat Screen, closet, fan & private bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 5

    2 Twin Over Full Bunks. Flat Screen TV. Private Bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Upstairs LR / 6th BR. 50' Large Flat Screen TV ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 double

    Includes 32' Flat Screen TV / Cable. Private Bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    2nd floor suite 32' Flat Screen TV / Cable. Private Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 1, 2 and 3 are master suites with king-size beds, pillow-top mattresses and full private bathroom, tub and shower. Bedroom 4 has two double beds and bedroom 5 is the bunk room with 2 twin-over-full beds. All bedrooms include flat-screen TV and cable. Each Bedroom includes a private bathroom! All bedding is brand new. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Full private bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Full private bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full private bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full private bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full private bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet

    First Floor Half Bath...moreless

  • Beach house includes 5 full bathrooms and a first floor entry half bath. Plenty of privacy and bathrooms for all friends and family members...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Crystal Beach is a Golf Cart-Friendly town. Ask us about our optional service of having a golf cart dropped off for you during your stay and picked up when you leave....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Wide selection of paperback books to enjoy...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Blu-Ray DVD players in both living rooms...moreless

  • Game Room:

    Upstairs living room doubles as the game room. 50' flat screen, couch, pub top table and access to the front house deck...moreless

  • Television:

    7 Flat Screen TVs throughout. Both living rooms to include 50' TVs...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Upstairs living room/Game Room includes X-Box...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Selection of movies for your family to enjoy...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Just one short block to the white sands of Crystal Beach. Your private deeded beach. Enjoy the gulf views and ocean breeze from our deck. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining table seating for 8, plus additional seating in the kitchen island, living room high top table, patio and screened in porch ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air throughout...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Separate washer and dryer for all your cleaning needs...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Heating throughout...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless Internet and Cable TV included...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All brand new linens provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living room includes 50' flat screen TV and sleeper sofas ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking for up to 5 vehicles...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Ample amount of towels provided for all guests...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Separate washer and dryer for all your cleaning needs...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee maker for ease of preparation and great tasting coffee, plus New for Christmas Keurig Single Brew...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Brand new dishes, pots, pans and utensils for large and small gatherings...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Low noise stainless dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Large fully equiped kitchen. 9 ft granite island to seat six with microwave. Includes stainless electric stove, oven and refrigerator. large kitchen pantry. White 'beachy' shaker-style cabinet...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built-in stainless microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Large stainless oven for baking, broiling and warming...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Ample supply of spices and condiments to get your vacation started in style...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large capacity stainless side-by-side refrigerator with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    High heat electric stainless stove top...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Stainless toaster and toaster oven...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Spiral staircase to the third floor deck, overlooking the gulf and the area. Enjoy a casual dinner or refreshments from our 3rd floor deck!...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    2 bicycles for our guests to use...moreless

  • Boat:

    Nearby boat docking and rental...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large paver patio deck around pool and in back of house. Patio tables, chaises and pool chairs throughout. Enjoy the outside shower!...moreless

  • Golf:

    Nearby golf courses...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Nearby kayaking and paddleboarding...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Outdoor covered seating and a separate screened-in porch. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large backyard patio around the pool. Excellent for entertaining or simply relaxing and enjoying the ocean breezes...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill out by the pool deck for all your entertaining needs...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Nearby facilities...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private heated pool and outdoor shower...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2016
Nov 26 - Dec 17, 2016
3 night min stay

$2,000
Christmas
Dec 18 - Dec 27, 2016
4 night min stay
$700
$2,600

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

New Year's
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$700
$2,600
Winter 2017
Jan 4 - Mar 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,900
Spring Break 2017
Mar 4 - Apr 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,700
Spring 2017
Apr 16 - May 5, 2017
5 night min stay

$3,200
Summer 2017
May 6 - Aug 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 14 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

Late Summer 2017
Aug 20 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,650

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
6 night min stay

$3,850

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 9 - Oct 21, 2017
3 night min stay

$2,600

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Oct 22 - Nov 17, 2017
3 night min stay

$2,000

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $14 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 - Nov 24, 2017
4 night min stay
$400
$2,600
Winter 2017
Nov 26 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay

$2,000
Christmas/New Years 2017
Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2018
4 night min stay
$400
$2,600
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300
$1,900

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $400 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

$400.00 cleaning, 11% tax & $500 refundable damage deposit. Nominal fee for pool heat. Credit Cards for the initial payment and echeck for the final pay. Rates subject to change.

- Please email regarding holiday rates (July 4 is $5900. T-Giving and Christmas is $2,600.00)

- Rates quoted for 14 people. Add $140 per person over 14 for ages over 2 year

- C.C: Visa, Mastercard, AMX and Discover


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Airport
Destin Airport
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
The Inn at Crystal Beach
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club
100 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 98
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Camille's
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Crystal Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Casa Blue is located In a unique location in Destin. The the brand new Destin Mid-Bay bridge and it brings you within one mile of our beach house. South from the house, one short block is Crystal Beach. Plenty of large side walks and bike rentals and restaurants to suite any taste. No high-rise condos along crystal beach and the neighborhood is safe, with a tropical, festive feel. If you enjoys running, walking, sight seeing or bike riding, you'll love this area. Only a few blocks to the north and you'll run into Destin Commons. An outdoor area for food, shopping, movies and plenty of entertainment. This is the go-to place in Destin. Down the road a mile or two to the west you'll find several entertainment venues, including water slides, go carts, laser tag, you name it. Before the bridge to Fort Walton be sure to go to the Harbor Walk. An outdoor pier with food, entertainment and water sports. Down the road to the east about two miles you'll run into the Destin outlet mall with everything from Under Armor, Nike and upscale as well. All this in a radius of about three miles from Casa Blue! But honestly, when you get here, you probably won't want to leave and you can enjoy the private heated pool, the hammock, screened in porch, luxury living on the inside or simply hanging at the beach!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: Our names are Joe, Louise, Drew and Dylan. We are a beach family and love to be near the ocean. We relocated from the north shore of Boston to Texas recently. We missed having the beach in our backyard and decided to build our own dream beach vacation getaway. My husband grew up in Florida and took me to Destin where I fell in love with the white sandy beaches and turquoise water of the gulf. We specifically fell in love with the Crystal Beach area for the shopping, dining and family attractions. We look forward to sharing our special piece of heaven at 'Casa Blue'. Yours Truly, The Buslow Family

Why the Owner Chose Crystal Beach, Destin, FL, USA:
More spacious than typical Crystal Beach vacation rental home. 3,100 Sq Ft. With larger gathering areas and upscale and roomy kitchen. Sleeps up to 18 - Only one short block to the beach. Enjoy the beach, relax in the private pool or walk around this great Crystal Beach neighborhood. - Outdoor screened in porch. Best of both worlds with a screened and non-screened in area. - Third floor large deck to view the gulf and the neighborhood. - Elderly and handicap-friendly. Easy access into the house and first floor master. - Two master bedrooms. One on each floor - Living room areas on first and second floor.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
- You are renting a brand new property. Designed from the ground up for your comfort and enjoyment. - This is a 'Green Home'. All new high efficiency heat and air. New high efficiency windows and glass doors throughout. All bedding includes duvets that are laundered between all stays. Warm and comfortable engineered wood throughout the downstairs living areas and kitchen. House includes high efficiency tankless water heaters. The pool includes the latest in technology with a Zodiac energy efficient pumps and Ozonater which reduces the harmful effects of chlorine, adding clarity and sparkle to the pool.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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  • Our guests love Casa Blue. Plenty of parking for 7 cars. 1 block to the beach

    Our guests love Casa Blue. Plenty of parking for 7 cars. 1 block to the beach

  • Large upscale kitchen.  Plenty of seating and entertaining space.

    Large upscale kitchen. Plenty of seating and entertaining space.

  • Extra large family room with large flat screen tv, including HBO!

    Extra large family room with large flat screen tv, including HBO!

  • You'll love the large space at Casa Blue

    You'll love the large space at Casa Blue

  • Upstairs king BR with flat screen and private bath

    Upstairs king BR with flat screen and private bath

  • Upstairs king master BR.  Flat screen.  Walk in closet and luxury bath room

    Upstairs king master BR. Flat screen. Walk in closet and luxury bath room

  • Upstairs bunk room.  Flat screen.  2 twin over fills and private bath

    Upstairs bunk room. Flat screen. 2 twin over fills and private bath

  • Third floor deck.  See all of Crystal beach and water views

    Third floor deck. See all of Crystal beach and water views

  • Your beach is just one short black and stroll away!

    Your beach is just one short black and stroll away!

  • 2nd Floor Floor-plan

    2nd Floor Floor-plan

  • Your beach awaits!  Paradise

    Your beach awaits! Paradise

  • Relax after the beach & enjoy the outside patio day or night and the heated pool

    Relax after the beach & enjoy the outside patio day or night and the heated pool

  • Large separate dining area off the patio and pool area

    Large separate dining area off the patio and pool area

  • Picture yourself relaxing after a wonderful day on the beach!

    Picture yourself relaxing after a wonderful day on the beach!

  • Welcome!  Front entry built-in

    Welcome! Front entry built-in

  • Downstairs master BR.  Flat screen TV, king bed and private bath

    Downstairs master BR. Flat screen TV, king bed and private bath

  • Upstairs BR with twin full size beds.  Private bath and flat screen

    Upstairs BR with twin full size beds. Private bath and flat screen

  • Upstairs sleeping area / Media center.  Flat screen and media center.  Queen bed

    Upstairs sleeping area / Media center. Flat screen and media center. Queen bed

  • Private screened in porch.  Eat dinner, play cards...

    Private screened in porch. Eat dinner, play cards...

  • 1st floor Floor-Plan

    1st floor Floor-Plan

  • Crystal beach Destin.    Tons of shopping, entertainment & food all walking dist

    Crystal beach Destin. Tons of shopping, entertainment & food all walking dist

  • A short stroll to Crystal Beach.  One block.  One of the top beaches in the US!

    A short stroll to Crystal Beach. One block. One of the top beaches in the US!

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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