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March DEALS! OCEAN & BAY VIEW-CORNER UNIT- Huge Balcony- Lazy River

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,318 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Welcome to the Best of Both Views….Beach & Bay! The views from this beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath fifth floor (5) corner condo at Destin West will take your breath away! This large 1573 sq. ft. “home away from home” is the ideal vacation spot for the persons wanting only the best for their vacation stay. The furnishings were selected to bring all the comforts of home to your vacation and have been recently upgraded(winter 2017). This lovely condo also includes 4 beach chairs, an umbrella, and a beach cart for your use during your stay.

Located directly on the peaceful waters of the Choctawhatchee Bay, the views from the 3rd bedroom, kitchen and great room include the emerald waters of the Gulf while the master bedroom overlooks the Bay and colorful landscaping of the Lazy River and Waterfall Pool. The gulf side of Destin West can be accessed by a walk-over bridge only minutes away. You can choose to spend your day floating on the Lazy River or playing on the sugary white sands of the Gulf while crystal clear waves lap at your feet. From the condo's large deck, you can enjoy watching dolphins play or sailboats pass by. As the day draws to an end, the large balcony is the perfect place to watch the sunset…the stars come out and then enjoy the dazzling colored light show around the Lazy River.

Come and experience your “Best Vacation Ever!” at Destin West Osprey 506!

Gulf Coast Treasure! This colorful 3 bed, 2 bath spacious beach and bay view condo (sleeps 9). Includes loads of the area’s best amenities: Lazy River, WaterFall and Zero-Entry Pool (kid’s favorites!), 4 miles of secluded Gulf beaches, all while located in the heart of Okaloosa Island/Destin/Fort Walton Beach attractions.

Family vacation? No problem! This lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath unit is larger than most other comparable unit you’ll find in Destin West. It is 1,573 square feet (not including the balcony) and sleeps 9 with space to spare. Master suite has a king bed, private luxury bath with double vanity, Jacuzzi tub and separate walk-in shower, TV and sweeping views of the Choctawhatchee Bay. Second bedroom has a queen bed, large TV AND a private balcony with panoramic view of the Gulf.. Third bedroom has a bunk bed…twin on top and full on bottom with flat screen TV and DVD. Plus, there’s a pull-out couch in the large living room. Common areas are open and spacious with lots of seating. Dining area features a table that seats 8 and a breakfast bar that seats 4, and there’s an additional full-sized dining table on the balcony.

Water-lover's paradise, fun for the whole family! The resort straddles Okaloosa Island, giving guests the only northwest Florida destination with resort access to both the pristine sugar white sand beaches of the Gulf and the beautiful and calm Choctawhatchee Bay. It boasts an aquatic play land that includes the region’s largest lazy river with free tubes, a kid-friendly Zero-Entry pool and splash park, plus a giant 5,000 sq. ft. pool, two large Jacuzzi hot tubs, a waterfall pool that is heated in winter and a private pool exclusively for the use of Osprey guests! Other amenities include: beach service (umbrella + chairs) rentals, boogie board/kayak rentals, children's activities in the summer, a state-of-the-art fitness center, free local telephone and high-speed Internet, in-unit full-sized washer/dryer and open garage parking.

Business travel doesn't get any better than this! Mix business and pleasure at this home-away-from-home. You may even want to bring your family along to enjoy a vacation while you work! Be productive with free local telephone and wireless high-speed Internet service. Don't miss a beat with your workout routine at our on-site state-of-the-art fitness center. Enjoy a stress-free, easy commute to both Eglin AFB and Hurlburt Field. Military per-diem rates available.

The perfect snowbird nest! This unit has all the comforts of home - updated, tasteful interior of soothing sage, natural wood and beach palms, fully appointed kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, in-unit full-sized washer/dryer. Unwind after a round of golf at any one of the area’s top-rated courses with a drink or meal on your very own balcony overlooking the water and Lazy River. Handicap/wheelchair accessible and convenient to FWB Medical Center and Sacred Heart Hospital.

AREA ATTRACTIONS:

The condo is conveniently located on Okaloosa Island, just steps away from:

- The Boardwalk beach-side restaurants and the only area beach boardwalk

- Gulfarium (dolphin and sea lion shows and other sea creature exhibits)

- Emerald Coast Conference Center

- Various water activities such as kite boarding, para sailing, kayaking and jet-skiing.

Okaloosa Island connects Destin (4 miles away) with Fort Walton Beach (1 mile away), a major vacation destination that is chock full of attractions, including beaches, restaurants, shopping:

- Big Kahuna’s water attraction park

- Silver Sands Outlet Mall

- Harborwalk Village

- Baytowne Wharf

- Numerous world-class golf courses including Sandestin’s four championship courses, Regatta Bay, and Kelly Plantation

- Miniature golf, go karts, bowling and kiddie rides

- Dolphin cruises

- Boat and jet ski rentals

- Bike and jogging trails

- Theater and dinner cruises

We invite you to enjoy some of your most memorable family vacations at this perfect Emerald Coast paradise.

More Details

Property Manager
Bill Tumlin/ Grace Ellis
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2018

Amenities

Ft Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2318 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • 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
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Bunk Bed with Twin on top and Full on bottome
  • Great room has a Queen sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • 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 tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

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March DEALS! OCEAN & BAY VIEW-CORNER UNIT- Huge Balcony- Lazy River
average rating of 4.9117646 based on 34 reviews
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Snowbird getaway

  • 4 of 5

This was our fourth year to return to this location. We were very happy with our condo. We did have a few hiccups this year. The elevator to the pedestrian walkway across 98 was out of order for a few days making it hard to cross, especially with strollers or wagons to go to the beach. We had a few days in which the water in our complex was shut off. The hot tubs were broken ( no bubblers) and the adult hot tub didn’t even have heat for the last week we were there. The facility is very well manicured, and the pools areas always cleaned and straighten every morning. They have a cleaning staff that assures that the elevators and your floors are clean. The other thing was a shortage of layout chairs. I believe they were being stored in the garage area for the winter months and there was a few weekends that there was no chairs available at the pool. We really love this location and will be returning for another winter season in hopes they have had time to fix some of the property items mentioned.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family vacation

  • 5 of 5

I absolutely loved my stay in Fort Walton Beach. The condo was clean and spacious. The pool area was great, the kids loved it. The beach was very peaceful. This condo is in a great location... just a short drive to restaurants. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Crystal, Thank you so much for this awesome review! It describes our condo, Destin West, and location perfectly! We look forward to your return :) Don't forget, next time you will receive our return guest discount. Thanks again for booking with us! Shelley's Vacation Favorites
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5

Great stay, awesome location

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at several condos in the area. This is one of the best.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Jim, Thank you for booking with Shelley's Vacation Favorites! We are so happy to hear your remark on our condo and glad you enjoyed your vacation. We look forward to serving you again soon! Thanks, Bill Tumlin/Grace Ellis
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5

Wonderful views and relaxation

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay this year. It just feels like a home away from home without the stress. Highly recommend for for families wanting to get away!!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Linh, Thank you for this awesome review. We are so happy that you enjoyed our condo this past summer and fall. Your review describes this condo and complex perfectly! Thank you and we look forward to serving you again soon. Thanks, Bill Tumlin/Grace Ellis
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the condo, the views, and the lazy river. Close to my favorite Dewey Destin's. Nice location and a great property.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Cathy, Thank you for booking with Shelley's Vacation Favorites! We agree that this condo is a "Nice location and a great property." Dewey Destin is one of our family favorites, as well! Thank you again and we look forward to serving you again soon. Regards, Bill Tumlin/Grace Ellis
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Nice clean condo. Loved the water amenities

  • 4 of 5

Condo was nice and clean. Owners provided excellent service including beach chairs and a wagon. The unit could've included a few more kitchen linens. I would stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Corey, Thank you for your review of our condo! We are thrilled you enjoyed our condo and Destin West. Per your suggestion, we have since added more kitchen linens to the condo. Thank you for letting us know! We look forward to serving you again soon. Thanks, Shelley's Vacation Favorites Team
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional Airport
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $145 + Tax
Accidental Damage Waiver $49
Tax Rate 11.0%

We require a $300 down payment which is applied to the rental balance. The balance is divided in half with the first 50% due 60 days prior to arrival and the final 50% due 14 days prior.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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