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Beach Front Penthouse. Brand New Updates Throughout! Includes Free Beach Service

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,786 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Penthouse, 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

Complimentary Beach Service included March 1 – October 31!

Free Wifi

Enjoy a Destin vacation like no other at Silver Shells St. Maarten Penthouse 1! This sprawling three bedroom, three bathroom vacation home with vaulted ceilings features a private, two-car garage conveniently located near the semi-private elevator, which opens directly into Penthouse 1.

Located in Destin, Florida, Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa is a Gulf-front, gated condominium boasting beautiful beaches, gulf-side lagoon pool, children’s pool, playground, hot tub, tennis courts, fitness center, European-style spa, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, tiki beach bar and grill, indoor/outdoor pool, BBQ grills, assigned covered parking, and close proximity to attractions, shopping, and dining. Beachfront vacationing at its best is what Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa has to offer!

Bedding Summary:

Master Bedroom: King Bed

1st Guest Bedroom: Two Queen Beds

2nd Guest Bedroom: King Bed

Living Area: Queen Sleeper Sofa

Step out of the private elevator directly into this fabulous domicile, which features travertine tile flooring throughout! Floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors lead out to the wrap-around, beachfront balcony, and offer a wall of gorgeous beach views! From the balcony, you can also enjoy views of the lagoon pool and lush-green resort grounds. And, if you think you like the view by day, just WAIT until the resort is lit up at night and take in the sights and the sounds of the waves while you and your guests relax on the balcony and in the living area.

The large living area accommodates a considerable number of family and guests for reading, napping, watching the large, flat-screen TV, or simply spending time together. Adjacent to the living area is the dining area and fully-equipped kitchen which features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and an oven with a separate warmer drawer. You will have everything you need to create and enjoy memorable meals together.

The gorgeous Master Suite has a King bed, flat-screen TV, and private entrance to the wrap-around balcony. Connected are a large walk-in closet and a private bathroom sporting a jetted tub, double sinks, and a walk-in shower. The 1st Guest bedroom contains two Queen beds, a flat-screen TV, an entrance to the north-facing Balcony, and a private bathroom. Centrally located are the 2nd Guest bedroom and main Guest bathroom. The bedroom, which contains a King bed, also has an entrance to the north balcony as well as a flat-screen TV.

Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa

Located in the heart of Destin, Florida, Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa features all of the amenities you would anticipate at a Gulf-front resort and then so much more! The 5 building resort community features 3 buildings for vacation rentals; St. Lucia, St. Croix, and St. Maarten. The resort features a number of amenities spread throughout its 31 acres.

Located within the resort’s clubhouse is a large indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center with separate cardio room, full-service spa, and a Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse. There are four tennis courts and a basketball court located just behind the clubhouse. On the Gulf-side of the resort sits a large lagoon swimming pool, hot tub, children’s swimming pool, and a playground. Located at the resort’s private beach is The Sandbar, an onsite restaurant offering beverages, frozen cocktails, and food.

The 3 buildings feature a variety of floorplans with condos ranging from 2 to 4 bedrooms. All of the buildings offer various Gulf-views and building specific gas grills. All the amenities and luxury of Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa make it the perfect location for your next Destin vacation!

Destin Area Information

Destin is well known as the World’s Luckiest Fishing Village largely because of its roots as a top fishing destination and quick access to the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Destin boasts the largest charter fishing fleet in the state of Florida. If you have an interest in charter deep sea fishing – Destin is the place. But, there is much more to Destin than charter fishing. Destin has evolved over the years to be a top beach vacation destination. Featuring sugar-white sand beaches and emerald-colored water, it is an absolutely beautiful area. The town itself offers many upscale shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities. Much of the development of the area has been done with luxury lifestyles in mind. Destin also has one of the busiest private airports in the country. There are an abundance of things to do in Destin to include water parks, water sports rentals, parasailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, power boating, sailing, fishing, tennis, shopping, or just plain relaxing on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Treat yourself to a great little beach town vacation – Destin, Florida, located on Florida’s Panhandle.

Professionally Managed by Compass Resorts

More Details

Property Manager
Compass Resorts
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Compass Resorts

Founded in 2006, Compass Resorts offers travelers a wide variety of vacation rental homes in the greater Destin area. From 1-bedroom condos to 7-bedroom Gulf-front houses, all of our rental homes meet the highest Quality standards. Compass Resorts offers vacation properties in Central Destin, South Walton, Holiday Isle, and Okaloosa Island in sought-after communities like Destiny by the Sea, Dunes of Destin, the Silver Beach Towers Resort, Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa, Destin Towers, and many more. The Compass Resorts website provides detailed information about all of our communities and vacation homes - as well as local events, area information, and concierge recommendations. Our mission is to deliver the highest quality Vacation Rental Experience as measured by Guest satisfaction. We listen intently to the needs of our Guests, and do business fairly, honestly, and with the highest level of care. Each year, we welcome thousands of families to the Destin area, and we enjoy making them feel right at home. The dedicated staff of Compass Resorts makes the difference!


Destin Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 15
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2786 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Resort
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master Bathroom - Jetted Tub and Walk-in Shower Two Queen Guest Bathroom - Combination Tub/Shower Guest Hallway Bathroom - Combination Tub/Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • 1 Master Bedroom - 1 king
    2 Guest Bedroom - 2 queen
    3 Guest Bedroom - 1 king
    4 Living Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedding Summary: Master Bedroom: King Bed 1st Guest Bedroom: Two Queen Beds 2nd Guest Bedroom: King Bed Living Room: Queen Sleeper Sofa
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Beach Front Penthouse. Brand New Updates Throughout! Includes Free Beach Service
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews

Beautiful view

  • 4 of 5

A nice penthouse with plenty of space for a family of 6. Every bedroom has a balcony, although only the master has the ocean view. Things to know before you stay: beachfront directly in front of property does not allow umbrellas and chairs as it is serviced by a rental company. Condo could use a few upgrades and fine tuning to make it 5 star, for example dishes are a hodgepodge, washer and dryer are quite old, we purchased and left multiple hangers for renters to use as there were only 10, toilets looked old(although they were clean), some of the furniture was broken and the stereo system didn't work and there weren't any instructions on how to use it, wifi was EXTREMELY SLOW. It was very nice to have the extra ice maker, and all appliances were updated. Also, comes with a 2 car garage, which was nice to store all our beach stuff in instead of our room. This condo is in the PERFECT location to many things Destin has to offer.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Compass Resorts sincerely thanks this guest for taking the time to talk with us about their review. Feedback is very important to us and every opportunity to improve is welcomed. All actionable items in this review related to the rental home are being addressed by our rental manager. Our goal is to always provide a clean and well-maintained vacation home and we encourage guests to reach out to us immediately if anything about their stay is less than expected. Some additional information for future guests: The use of personal chairs and equipment is currently not permitted on the resort’s private beach. Beach chair, umbrella, and watersport equipment rentals are available onsite. Although this may not be ideal for all guests, many appreciate the atmosphere and experience the onsite beach services provide. - Compass Resorts Management and Staff
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