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BEACH RESORT FREE BEACH SERVICE & LOCAL OWNERS

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,046 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Room, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Local owners save you money!! Includes free beach service in season and WIFI internet and great local hosts! Come build family memories. Every season here brings something special. BEACH RESORT one bedroom/one bunk room two bath vacation condo rental in Destin, Florida BEAUTIFULLY furnished and professionally decorated, with custom window treatments, bedspreads, ceiling fans, and fabulous KINGSIZE bed in master bedroom. You won't find a better bed on the beach! Awesome pool with zero entry and infinity edge features with a huge MUSHROOM FOUNTAIN. Your children will just love it! Perfect for your family beach vacation.

Large and spacious balcony for viewing pelicans and pool from this small but majestic beach resort.

Located in a small 4 story building in Destin, Fl. with only 64 vacation condominiums . Lush tropical landscaping and lots of pool decking for relaxing and enjoying the sun. Four outdoor grills and 3 covered picnic areas. Beach Resort also has a heated spa.

Many upgrades including granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and tile in all living areas including balcony. Full size washer/dryer for your convenience. Spacious bunk room with closet and separate bath. There are 300 feet of private deeded beach access just a short stroll away. An umbrella and 2 beach chairs are ready for your family beach vacation! This is a TOP Destin, Florida Condo rental offering MORE SPLASH for LESS CASH!

We live in Destin, FLorida and want this to be your favorite beach vacation ever. We can help with all types of vacation suggestions including golfing, fishing, shopping, and restaurants.

Our other Beach Resort VACATION condominium RENTAL home is unit 505, VRBO #96624. Come to Beach Resort and enjoy Florida's beautiful gulf coast and sugar white sands! Also see us on YouTube and search 'Beach Resort Unit 205'

Keywords: Resort, Beach Resort, Gulf view, Pool, beach, Destin, FL, Gulf of Mexico, VRBO, vacation rental, Miramar Beach, FL

More Details

Owner
Bob and Diane Fiore
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Bob and Diane Fiore

WE LOVE DESTIN! We live in Destin and are business owners here. We enjoy sharing our bit of paradise with our guests from a locals point of view. Our goal is to help make this your favorite beach vacation ever with special tips on fishing, golf, restaurants, shopping, hiking, and adventures of all kinds. Family memories are what brought us here to live permanently in 1995, and we want your family memories to bring you back again and again! 'Here are our TOP 20 THINGS TO DO on YOUR BEACH VACATION:Fill your lungs with salt air, get sand between your toes, chase some seagulls, get a good tan, ride a wave, watch the sunset, learn some island songs, hike on a nature trail, build a sandcastle, eat lots of seafood, relax with a good book, see a dolphin or two, rent a waverunner, catch a fish, play putt putt golf, play 18 holes on a signature golf course, shop til you drop, go snorkeling, take a flashlight to the beach at night to find a ghost crab, MAKE MEMORIES THAT WILL LAST A LIFETIME!

Bob and Diane Fiore purchased this condo in 2006

Why Bob and Diane Fiore chose Scenic Gulf Drive East

Since we manage our own vacation home and live about two miles from Beach Resort, we are always available to help our guests realize their dreams for the perfect family getaway. We are very proud of the like-new condition in which we keep our condominium. We are also delighted by the many friends we have met with our rental business and always look forward to welcoming them back. We hope to see you soon, too!

What makes this condo unique

Local owners are your personal vacation guides. We lovingly maintain our condominium home in like-new condition to make it special for your family. The Fresh Market, Publix and Wal-Mart are nearby. Destin is a shopper's dream with the largest designer outlet mall in the country and dozens of boutiques to suit your individual fashion sense. Fine, award winning dining abounds including many of Florida Trends top picks. Also, casual, waterfront restaurants that welcome bathing suits and bare feet. There are even restaurants with playgrounds right on the beach where children eat for 99 cents! If you prefer natural beauty with miles of sugar white beaches and award winning state parks with miles of hiking trails with some of Florid'a highest sand dunes and coastal fresh water lakes, you will find them too, and a lot more. Start making family memories to last a life time.

Guestbook comments from the owner

WOW! What a great place to stay! Everything was great-the view, to pool, the condo, the little extras, the beach, the chairs and umbrella, etc! Couldn't have asked for better weather, too! Explored The Shrimp Basket, Kenny D's plus a whole lot more! Even saw a few dolphins in the early mornings on a walk on the beach! This week the waves were mild, to very calm so no great surfing for the kids, but lots of ball on the beach and sandcastles! We love it here-would stay again! Thanks to Bob and Diane this place is a great vacation spot for the family.

copied form our guest book.
May 2015
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Amenities

Miramar Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1046 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bunk Area - 2 bunk bed
  • King size beds (1) King Mattress is so comfortable you'll want to take it home!, Sleep Sofa Commercial grade queen sofa sleeper., Bunk Beds (2) Great bunk area with adjoining full bath and closet.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

BEACH RESORT FREE BEACH SERVICE & LOCAL OWNERS
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 27 reviews
5

Excellent Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Bob and Diane's condo and it was a perfect place for our family. The pool is so nice and having a beach umbrella and two chairs for us already at the beach was wonderful! We would definitely stay here again! Thank you, Bob and Diane!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Troy, Ohio
5

Truly Relaxing Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I vacationed here for a girls get away before she heads off to college. We've been to Destin before so we knew the area well but this was our first time at Beach Resort. It is definitely our favorite! The condo was perfect for us and Bob & Diane could not have been more helpful. The previous comments about them are what drew us to this unit! Everything is nice, clean, and spotless and much more spacious than the pictures show! The pool area is unbelievably nice and very private. We rented bikes and enjoyed the area and walked to some restaurants as well. This area is easy to get to Destin Commons, groceries and other fun spots without having to be in too much of the crazy traffic on 98. We look forward to a return trip here when my daughter has completed her first year of college!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for letting us and our future guests know about your vacation in our wonderful beach community. You have inspired me to take a few days with my granddaughter to make family memories. I know you and your daughter will cherish your time together for always. Bob and I look forward to seeing you next year when you celebrate her success as a freshman and are looking forward to her next year in college. Your choice of renting bicycles and using them to visit restaurants was a wonderful one especially when you can have them delivered and pick up. We will continue to upgrade our condominium homes and have just replaced the fridge. Our goal is to always surpass your expectations and offer a welcoming home away from home. We will keep the light on for you!! Warmest personal regards, Diane and Bob
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5

Our new go-to stay! Wonderful hosts!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely had the BEST 1 year anniversary vacation, all thanks to Mr. Bob and Mrs. Diane! They go above and beyond to make sure your stay is everything you would want. They are so kind, welcoming, and inviting! We greatly enjoyed talking and meeting with them! Also, they work with you at your convenience. So nice! Meeting them to pay our remaining balance was not one bit of a hassle! The condo was absolutely beautiful and spotless! Everything is just as pictured! The beautiful beach is only a few steps away and several restaurants are within walking distance! I have nothing negative to say. We give them two thumbs up and five stars! We can't wait to visit again! Booking with locals is definitely the way to go!!!! Thank you for everything, Mr. Bob and Mrs. Diane! You are wonderful! See you soon!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your kindness will never be forgotten; IMAGINE! You brought ME a birthday treat! Thank you for your kindness and thoughtfulness during your stay at Beach Resort. It was an honor to host your first anniversary. We hope you will make it your annual celebration! Thank you for taking your time to write a review of our Beach Resort #205 condominium home. I know it will be appreciated by future guests who are looking for a wonderful place to call home during their beach break. There is always something to do when you are not on the beach, too. As locals, we are tourists ourselves and look forward to sharing all our area has to offer with you. Our very warmest wishes for many happy returns, Diane and Bob
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5

Perfect,Pure Perfection

  • 5 of 5

From my first inquiry things were great! Mr.Bob and Mrs.Diane are the most sweetest,kindest and loveable couple that I have ever met.They made my stay a vacation to remember,And the condo was absolutely beautiful and very clean..I didn't have to go out and buy nothing but food because everything else was supplied in the condo.I could go on and on about the condo but it's something that you will have to certainly come and see for yourself,Oh and the view was amazing the pool was awesome my kid's sat on the balcony every morning watching the nice pool man come clean it ,so as soon as he was done they headed down everything and everyone was super nice.. Thank you Mr.Bob and Mrs.Diane for everything!!! Love you to pieces my new found friends😘😘

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Urshel! We are so happy you and your children had a fun vacation at Beach Resort #205. We loved meeting you! Your children are delightful--smart, beautiful, and full of so much positive energy. Thank you for making lasting family memories with them in our condominium home. It was fun seeing them on the scooters! We hope to see you often and know we will see great and amazing things from them. Thank you for taking time from your busy schedule to review our hospitality. Your vacation is very important to us as is that of all our guests. Your remarks are welcomed and appreciated. Please come back! Diane and Bob
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Xenia, Oh
5

Winter Get Away

  • 5 of 5

Winter 2016 was my first Snowbird adventure. My trip renting from Diane and Bob, the condo, people I met, things to do tirned out excellent.

The unit I stayed in at the Beach Resort exceeded my expectations. The furnishings and color of the interior were so refreshing each day. I enjoyed opening the drapes each morning to enjoy the sun's reflection off the pool to inside of my condo.

The people I met at the Beach Resort were so friendly. I looked forward to each Friday's Meet and Greets.

I am bicycle rider. I found numerous bike paths to ride my bicycle. Paths along 30A, Scenic Highway, to 9 mile loop near Freeport.

If one likes to work out there were two I checked out. A Gold's Gym on US 98. I worked out at Fit Your Way on 30A. Both locations were great. Went home sick from work out. Folks from Fit Your Way contacted me to see if I required a Doctor

Many good restaurants in the area to eat at. Bonefish became my hang out as group of people adopted me during my stay. Every night I ate there they had saved me a chair with them.

The beaches are wonderful. From the island to the west, along Scenic Highway and 30 A. The dunes were beautiful.

Some places I took visitors to see where Naval Air Museum in Pensacola, Armament Museum at Eglin AFB, New Orleans (4 hour drive), lunch at Apalachicola, as well as many festivals taking place during this time.

I enjoyed time laying by the pool, walking along the beach, watching the sun's rays on the gulf on way to work out, to late evenings watching the sunset on the gulf.

I would recommend (and have to many of my friends) to check out Diane and Bob's condo. Excellent condo and wonderful people to work with. Because of the my first time Snowbird experience was excellent.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Paul, for sharing your winter adventures with us and our guests. There are so many things to do here in all seasons, and you really scouted out some wonderful ones. Bob and I are delighted you had such a welcoming community here and made some really nice connections that will, hopefully, remain long time friends. We look forward to seeing you next year! Our very warmest personal regards, Diane and Bob
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Somerset, Ky
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved this condo and the location. Pictures do not do justice for this room. We were surprised as to how large this room actually was. The balcony view of the pool was awesome too. We had a fantastic week and would absolutely rent this room again! It is comforting to know that the owners live just down the street... If anything is needed, you just give them a call!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your warm and thoughtful review, Susan. It was a pleasure to host your family vacation, and we hope to see you often. We have enjoyed our repeat guests over the years as we see the children grow and take delight in knowing family memories were created in our Beach Resort condominium home. Please come again! Our warmest Destin regards, Diane and Bob
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Destin-FT Walton Airport in FT Walton Beach, FL
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Kelly Plantation, Regatta Bay, Seascape, Golf Gard
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Kenny D's, Captain Dave's, Pompano Joe's
Nearest Beach
500 ft walk to 300 ft of pvt beach. Free beach sv
Car: recommended

Destin, long known as 'The World's Luckiest Fishing Village,' also boasts the nation's largest designer outlet mall, world class day spas and is a renowned golf destination. Close to Destin Harbor, Destin Commons, Baytown Wharf (Sandestin), Grand Boulevard, Indian Bayou, Kelly Plantation, Regatta Bay & Seascape Golf Courses, & Silver Shells Outlet Mall, Sacred Heart Hospital & more.

Many of our guests ask about 'Kid Friendly' restaurants, and here are some of our favorites:

Pompano Joe’s is located about half a mile from Beach Resort and is right on the sand gulf front. We usually order a fresh fish sandwich, but a varied menu.

Harbor Docks is owned by the same family and is also gulf front with a play ground

Crab Shack has a playground. Location is west of Beach Resort, but not far.

Surfside is to the east of Beach Resort and not far from Pompano Joe’s also right on the sand

Harbor Docks is located on the harbor, so the view is of the boats. They have a fishing boat and also sale wholesale to restaurants. We usually go at lunch.

We would also recommend Dewey Destin’s with a great view of Crab Island. A really fun spot sitting on a dock under umbrellas. It is owned by a retired fisherman and his first grade teacher wife. Lovely family and a great spot. You likely will see dolphin. You can go to Calhoun Park just beyond where there is a playground and also a small dock for fishing and a small beach for a little swimming in the bay. The library is near here, too, if you would like to stop by. There is even a story telling time for young children if yours are small.

We have a great Mellow Mushroom pizza here which is located across from Big Kahuna’s Water Park. We get the House Special small and split it.

Angler’s is on Okaloosa Island next to the Gulfarium and is also gulf front with a children’s menu.

We like La Paz for Mexican food and see lots of kids there. It is also owned by the family who has Harbor Docks, so the fish is fresh. We usually get fajitas or fish tacos.

We would also include a picnic at Henderson Park. Pick up lunch at Publix deli and head for the beach at Henderson Park. Covered picnic pavilions and bathrooms with more than a mile of undeveloped beach front. This is actually our favorite spot for kid friendly and adult contemporary dining anywhere in the world!

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Rates & Availability

Miramar Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
PEAK SUMMER
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
Late Summer
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
 
 
Fall
Aug 5 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
Late Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Winter
Oct 28 2017 - Feb 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

departure cleaning $85 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.5%

Please call or email with any questions about our property or our Destin area community. We are Destin residents, and glad to help make your planning easier. Nonsmoking/No Pets. Nonsmoking/No Pets. Nonsmoking/no Pets. The Beach Resort Condominium Association doe not allow guest pets. Rental to persons under age 25 is not permitted unless accompanied by a person age 25 or older.

$500 deposit upon booking, by personal check paid to Diane Fiore and mailed to 386 Terrapin Trace Destin, FL 32541 Balance paid also by check on arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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