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Perfect Vacation spot...Steps from the Beach! Totally Renovated Condo!

Bedrooms 2
Space 625 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This second floor unit is totally refurbished and like new...ready for your care-free fun filled family vacation. Easy access parking at the foot of steps to your door. Beautiful Gulf views from both balconies!

Each bedroom has a King size bed and private bath. The Master bedroom has sliding doors opening onto the balcony overlooking the pool and with a beautiful Gulf view. There is a Queen sleeper sofa, so the unit comfortably sleeps 6.

There is a fully equipped kitchen for those nights you decide to eat in, but you are only steps away from one of the areas finest restaurants, Pompano Joes Beachside Bar and Grill.

There are flat screen TVs throughout and everyone needs WIFI access these days. There are large grassy areas for the kids to run and play and the relaxing pool is just steps away.

We all love family game time, so there are board games for all ages to enjoy. There is a wonderful walking/jogging path that runs along the beach for early morning exercise or romantic evening strolls.

A short walk to a wonderful coffee shop, ice cream parlor and the Whales Tail for a beachside breakfast. Be sure to watch for the dolphins playing in the early morning waters of the Gulf from the Whales Tail deck. If it iss shopping you are after, shop til you drop at the Silver Sands Outlets or the upscale shops at Destin Commons.

You'll return again and again to this perfectly located condo in beautiful Miramar Beach (Destin). All the comforts of home are provided, but leave all of your worries from home behind. So, get away from it all, even if only for a while and enjoy the vacation of a lifetime!

Discounts for repeat guests. Also check out our sister property (VRBO 555588). It is directly below this condo and together will provide a 4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom alternative for larger travel groups. We love our families, but when we are traveling with them, we understand needing a little time to ourselves.

More Details

Scott and Teresa Hindsman
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

About Scott and Teresa Hindsman

So three couples from Northeast Alabama who have been friends for a long time and love to travel together found themselves at this unique crossroads in their lives at the same time. The Nest is empty! So now what to do? The possibilities are endless.....UPDATE!: A fourth couple saw how much fun we were having with our first condo (VRBO 555588) and wanted a part of the fun. So now we are 8!

Much to our dismay, we still had these darn jobs, so selling our houses and disappearing onto the beaches of South America, while enticing, just didn't seem possible. Then, these wonderful little grandbabies started turning up so we decided to stay a little closer to home! But a place to leave your worries behind...even for just a little while, that was our goal.

Miramar Beach, nestled between Sandestin to the east and Destin to the west, turned out to be the perfect spot. We had so much fun with our first condo at Tradewinds, we decided to buy our second...right above the first.

White sand beaches, emerald green waters of the Gulf and sunsets that only God can paint provide the beautiful backdrop for our getaway. Early morning walks on the beach, afternoon drinks on the deck at Pompano Joe's and sunsets on the beach are the only 'appointments' on our calendar while we're here. The rest of the day is a blank canvas awaiting your masterpiece. Your idea of the perfect day at the beach and my idea may be totally different. Personally, I like to get under the umbrella on the beach and see how many naps I can take! Tomorrow, maybe I'll be more ambitious or maybe not, might just try to take more naps than yesterday!

We want to share this with you. We want you to fall in love with Miramar Beach the way we have. We want your to raise your kids here, make incredible memories here just like we have. Most of all, we want you to leave the stressful, hurried life...that we all seem to live, behind, if only for a little while. We hope you decide to stay.

Scott and Teresa Hindsman purchased this condo in 2014

Why Scott and Teresa Hindsman chose Miramar Beach

We've been vacationing on this stretch of beach since the early 1980s. We've raised our children here, have incredible memories of all our vacations here. It's one of our favorite places on earth. Tradewinds is a beautiful place with lots of green grass for the kids to play and only steps away from the beautiful white sand beaches and emerald gulf waters! Our own little piece of Heaven right here on earth!

What makes this condo unique

We provide beach service for 2 (seasonal), a $200 added value!


Miramar Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Master bedroom has sliding glass doors opening onto the patio.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Seasonal beach service for two (two chairs/umbrella) included with rental. This is over a $200 value.


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Perfect Vacation spot...Steps from the Beach! Totally Renovated Condo!
average rating of 4.848485 based on 33 reviews

awesome home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our vacation here!! The online pictures really don't do this condo justice. First of all, it's very clean (can't stress that enough) and nicely furnished. Secondly, it's surprisingly roomy inside. Even with 5 people sharing it, we had plenty of space. Balcony over pool is wonderful to sit on with morning coffee, and we loved the ocean views. The pool area itself is very beautiful, and we enjoyed several evening swims there. The beach is also very close, and we greatly appreciated the free beach service. Condo also had everything we needed to cook in several nights as well, and the beds were really comfortable (always got a good night's sleep) Pompano Joes across the street had great food and nice atmosphere. Also found another great place just down the road (Captain Dave's).

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at Tradewinds. We fell in love with Miramar Beach many, many years ago and love showing it off to others. The convenience of this location can't be adequately described, but you've done a great job. We look forward to having you guys back. Scott
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this condo. The location was perfect. The beds were amazingly comfortable! Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for letting us vacation at your condo! It was a great location! The beach side service for 2 was amazing. Being so close to the beach and then having the pool so close to the condo was something we really enjoyed. When we come back to Destin we would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was great! We will go again.

  • 5 of 5

Clean. Friendly. Close to the beach and Pompano Joe's. We ate there 3 times in a week. Condo owner came to our aid when we needed help. On-site manager is helpful and the grounds look great.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it. Location great.

  • 5 of 5

The only things I can suggest are, a can opener that works and a sharp knife.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice..quiet...location good.

  • 5 of 5

Same as above

  • Submitted: May 18, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45.6 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Pompano Joe's
Nearest Golf
0.8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
U.S. Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Pompano Joe's
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Miramar Beach
Car: necessary

Leave your worries behind. The only 'appointments' on your calendar are morning walks on the beautiful white sand beaches, drinks and live music in the afternoons at Pompano Joe's and incredible sunsets on the beach in the evening! The Back Porch, Louisiana Lagniappe and Stinky's Fish Camp are just a few of the multitude of wonderful restaurants that you'll find only a short drive from Tradewinds. For the kids (and the kid in all of us), enjoy putt-putt golf, go-karts and the water slides of Big Kahuna Water Park (seasonal). There are world glass golf courses to test your skills and incredible shopping at the Silver Sands Outlets and Destin Commons.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $150

Be sure to compare. Our rates include cleaning fees and seasonal beach service for 2 ($200 value).
25% of your total payment holds the date. 5% is a non-refundable booking fee if you cancel before 45 days prior to arrival. The entire 25% deposit is non-refundable at midnight 45 days prior to arrival. Remaining balance is due 30 days prior to arrival and is non-refundable when paid.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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