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Sticks In The Sand 1A, Directly on the Beach! 2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bth Sleeps 6

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
townhome
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights

About the property

Modern Oceanfront Townhome 2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bth Sleeps 6 on the beach

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The allure of Beaches of Miramar is as clear as our shoreline. We feature perhaps the best Florida beaches. Escape to a refreshing hideaway where you can unwind and rejuvenate. Admire the beauty of some of the best Gulf beaches. Marvel at the diverse architecture that defines our vibrant communities. Or learn about the area’s rich history, culture, and wonders. We promise you an experience filled with lasting memories.

'Stick in the Sand' is in the Heart of Old Destin. This Sanddollar townhome unit is on the most highly-desired beaches of Destin, and you can't get a better seat. You will be within walking distance to some of Destin's favorite restaurants. 1 block from Pompano Joes. There's no pool here, but we own the beach all the way to the waterline and the ocean is all yours. Just step off your deck onto your own private beach.

A 5 min drive of outlet malls, many restaurants, and other retail shopping. Want to go to the Destin Harbor, then give yourself ten minutes driving time, and you're there.

Close to everything, comes with everything.: This is a 'NO SMOKING' ,'non pet' unit which can sleep up to six adults. The entrance to this unit is ground and this unit is located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of this beachfront townhome. The second floor has a full living room with 55' Tv reclining sofa's, recliner and chase. It also has a full modern kitchen with double ovens, 6 bay downdraft cooktop, delta touch faucet, full size fridge and microwave and a half bath. The top floor has the Master bedroom with a King Size Bed, remodeled bathroom. The guest bedroom comes with a full bed, and a twin with trundle and it's own bathroom. Tile throughout the house helps make it feel like home. There are flat panel TV's, and a DVD Player. The kitchen is equipped with appliances, dishes, silverware, and cookware. There are linens, towels, and a private stackable LG Washer / Dryer on the 3rd floor to eliminate carrying laundry up and down the stairs for your convenience.

Beach Time: Their are private balconies on every level!. Equipped with chairs for a relaxing evening in the breeze. The scenery is complete with both a breathtaking view of the gulf and the sounds of the waves breaking on the beach. Play in the beach all day and rinse off in the outdoor shower.

The master bedroom is located next to the ocean so you can hear the waves even with the doors closed.

There are two parking spot for this rental, it is directly in front of the unit. Lastly, enjoy privacy since the unit owns all the beach to to the water. No more looking for the perfect beach spot!

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Owner
Shari Slatton
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Shari Slatton

We are not professional renters. This unit was originally purchased as James's home on the beach and for years he rented out the first floor. We call it Sticks in the Sand because it is on pylons on the beach. Now married with 3 children we are moving to a larger space and converting the whole unit to a rental. It has 2 individual units A and B, so we can rent it 3 ways Due to the success of the original Sticks in the Sand, We are now have 4 townhomes to rent and continue to hope to provide our homes for families to enjoy.

Shari Slatton purchased this townhome in 2009

Why Shari Slatton chose Scenic Gulf Drive East

Sticks in the Sand is close to everything, walking distance to a bar/restaurant and directly on the beach with private ownership all the way to the water. . It can be rented 3 ways, a 3, 2 or 1 bedroom, unit. So it was perfect to maintain all my renters in one location or for those that want to bring families some years and only themselves others.

What makes this townhome unique

Centrally located between Destin, Baytown and Sandestin. I provide everything you need from child toys, chairs and your own piece of private beach to enjoy. There is an outdoor shower to rinse off in and a big screen to relax indoors. Perfect for a couples getaway, a small family or group of friends. Sleep where you can hear the waves and not see or hear the cars

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Sticks In The Sand 1A, Directly on the Beach! 2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bth Sleeps 6
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
5

Right on the beach! Beautiful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Sticks in the Sand. The view from our balcony was amazing. It was so nice to just walk down a few stairs and be on the beach. The property is located close to many restaurants and fun activities one really fun restaurant is within walking diatance. We had a wonderful time and would love to come back to Sticks in the Sand again. Owners are very helpful and responsive to any questions or concerns you may have about your stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great for a family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed our stay at our Sticks in the Sand town home! The property was nice and perfect for what we needed for a family of 5. The beach is gorgeous and private. We could see dolphins from our back deck in the evening. Close to all of the fun activities, and everyone was so friendly. The parking spots are very small, so if you are planning on have 2 vehicles plan to walk a bit to park your second vehicle. Overall a wonderful vacation, will definitely book here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay. Highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this place. The coded entry was very handy. The house was very clean and nicely decorated and beach access was perfect. The owners were so responsive and the entire process was easy and convenient

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Simply Amazing

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Sticks In The Sand the second week of May and had an amazing time. If you have any doubts about whether to stay at a hotel chain versus Sticks In the Sand then let me put your mind at ease. The location and convenience of Sticks In The Sand is worth every penny. The beach is gorgeous and private. Sticks In The Sand is also near every restaurant and store you can imagine. The owners are awesome, and will help you with any questions or issues you have. I am giving them 5 stars because the customer service was outstanding. I almost always get home sick when we travel, but I can honestly say that this was the first time that I truly felt at home and didn't miss home once. Destin, Florida is a beautiful place to visit. Our trip was simply amazing.

Terry and Kaye H.

Texas

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Terry and Kaye, We appreciated having you in our home and treating it like own. Can't wait to see you next time at Sticks In The Sand! James and Shari
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5

Right on the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Right on the beach! It's a townhouse on stilts so you take a set of stairs and your toes are in the sand. Hear the waves at night. Best sleep I've had in ages. Comfortable beds, clean sheets, updated well stocked kitchen and baths, tile floors throughout. Bring your own soap along with the other items they suggest on their list, something I forgot. Owner very responsive and even came over and replaced our remote that was missing, but who needs a remote when you're at the beach? Plenty of chairs to take down to the beach and they even provide beach towels. Great high end washer and dryer. Very convenient to everything and no searching for parking. And right on the beach!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Julie, Great to meet you and hope to see you next time at Sticks In The Sand
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5

Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Great beach, great location, will definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Fort Walton Beach
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Pompano Joes
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Seascape
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Pompano Joes

Golf: Moments for dozens of great golf courses like Regatta Bay, Kelly Plantation and the Sand Destin Courses. Coupons available in the unit for 2 for 1 play!

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Rates & Availability

Miramar Beach Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter Deals
Nov 5 2016 - Feb 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$95
From
$125
Fri,Sat
$550
$1,350
 
 
Early Spring Specials
Feb 4 2017 - Mar 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$145
From
$160
Fri,Sat
$650
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 14 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,695
 
 
Spring Specials
Apr 15 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
 
Summer
May 27 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,295
 
 
July 4th
Jul 4 2017 - Jul 4 2017
1 night minimum stay
$428
Flat fee
 
 
Back 2 School Special
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 2 2017
1 night minimum stay
$300
Flat fee
 
 
Fall Specials
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$195
From
$225
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$315
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Like other marketjng websites Homeaway/VRBO has instituted a "service fee" for travelers that book through their website. While this "fee" does contain some additional services like 24 hour phone service and the ability to purchase rental insurance we also provide additional payment methods available in our rental agreement. We recommend E-Check to book online without the 3% VRBO transaction fee being deducted from your deposit. Holiday rates vary. Your deposit will be refunded 7-14 business days after checkout. 4pm check in -10 am check out. All our calendars are kept offline until all Sticks In the Sand Properties are booked. If this property is occupied we will recommend one with similar sleeping accommodations that has availability in our email response to your inquiry.
WE DO NOT rent this property to those under 25 during spring break, however we do rent in to them in other seasons but require special terms and conditions, additional deposits and insurance. The owner must be notified if you are under 25 at the time of inquiry or you will be considered a falsified reservation and cancelled in accordance with our terms and conditions.

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Amenities

Miramar Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Custom Tile throughout
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Living Room Bath - toilet
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Guest Bedroom - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Full / Twin with Trundle
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea 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
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Sticks in the Sand is located directly on the ocean there is no better way to experience the beach. Our steps from the beach is actually a staircase in to the sand! This is a non smoking non pet unit. I do this in order to be able to rent to high allergenic customers and do not make exceptions. I provide the beach chairs but do not provide beach towels or umbrellas. Those can be rented from local vendors and set up daily.

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