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Bedrooms 1
Space 1,046 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Gulf View Vacation Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Room, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6) By Owner

Fabulous Gulf View Condominium Rental BY OWNER from our one bedroom/one bunk room/two bath family friendly, nonsmoking/no pets weekly Saturday to Saturday condominium rental located in Destin's Miramar Beach community. BEST BED ON THE BEACH! Stearns & Foster king mattress for a better night's sleep. Free WI-FI, and in building covered garage parking. See our video on YouTube. Local Owners! Lots of extras! Experience one of Destin's newest beach get-aways with top-rated Beach amenities and a pool that is second to none! DAILY BEACH SERVICE IS INCLUDED MARCH 1 TO OCTOBER 31. One of only 15 top (5th) floor condominium homes offering Beach Resort amenities with a bird's eye penthouse view! Location still makes a difference! See the fishing boats, parasails, pelicans and sea gulls, and perhaps a dolphin from your family room and balcony, all designed with your enjoyment in mind.

Soft blue and green décor. From custom window treatments and high quality kitchen equipment including stainless steel appliances and undermount sink to luxury linens, we have created a fun and soothing getaway to make this your favorite family vacation ever.

We live and work in Destin. Let us tell you what is new in our community and share some of our local favorites for dining, golf, fishing, shopping and more! We also have an oversized garage parking space so your car can enjoy the beach, too!

We also own a one bedroom one bath condominium in Sterling Shores

We look forward to welcoming you to our home town--DESTIN, FL.!

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Diane and Bob Fiore
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2018

About Diane and Bob 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 wave runner, 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!

Diane and Bob Fiore purchased this condo in 2006

Why Diane and Bob Fiore chose Miramar Beach

We vacationed in Destin as children ourselves and then as young marrieds with children of our own. When our youngest was accepted to Florida State, we decided to live where we had always vacationed, quit our jobs in Jacksonville, and moved! We still marvel at the beauty of this special place and are grateful every time we see the emerald blue water of the Gulf of Mexico and walk on the soft white sand.

What makes this condo unique

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 a wonderful 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!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Happy Thanksgiving!

Your gift of hospitality is received with much hte spirit of "Thanksgiving," we are grateful to you for sharing your beautiful condo with us at Beach Resort 505--the perfect "10"! THe key lime pie "surprise" brought a smile to our faces--thank you!

The decor in your condo is "Destinish"-peaceful, beachy and whimsical. In other words, just plain gorgeous--Easy on the eyes! The view from the balcony simply awesome. (we spent a lot of time on the balcony) The pool on the top was heated to 87 (nice!) This place is very well maintained! The over all experience A+--We had all the comforts of home. We appreciate all the little things: garbage bags,, lots of towels, kitchen supplies, pump soap, a really good pizza cutter, excellent king size bed(5 star*****) extra toilet paper, you get the idea! God Bless You! We will return in August 2015!

Copied from our guest book. We are grateful for our guests!!!
Nov 2014
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Miramar Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1046 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • We are local owners who manage our own condominium homes. We take your vacation seriously. Our main rule is The Golden Rule; it has served us well.
  • Saturday to Saturday rental only during our busy season. Call for dates and details.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1) BEST BED ON THE BEACH! STEARNS AND FOSTER KING BED!, Baby Cribs (1) You may rent from a local company, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Commercial Grade Sofa-Sleeper, Bunk Beds (1) Top Quality Mattresses
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • 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
  • photography
  • 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
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Contact owners for any questions about the condominium and Destin-area community.


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average rating of 4.92 based on 35 reviews

Wonderful condo! Would stay again!

  • 5 of 5

Condo was clean and decor was perfect for the beach. Condo was bigger than expected, plenty of room for family of four. Beautiful view of ocean from deck. Pool was awesome too! Great vacation!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Michelle and Kevin. We enjoyed having you and are so glad you and your family enjoyed the pool and view from our top floor Beach Resort condominium. You were great guests, and we hope you will come again. Destin is a wonderful family vacation location with lots to do in all seasons. Since we are local owners, we keep up with lots of fun activities which we love to share with our guests. Come again! Warmest Destin regards, Diane and Bob
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St. Louis, MO

Great condo

  • 5 of 5

Great condo! We’ve stayed in this building before but this unit was so much nicer. We have wonderful ocean views. My husband was so happy to have a spot in the garage and the kids loved the pool when they wanted a break from the beach. Diane and Bob are very friendly and attentive. We hope we get the chance to come back!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Ashley, for sharing your vacation experience with us. We very much enjoyed hosting you and your family, and hope to see you often and soon. The bi-level pool at Beach Resort is a favorite of our grandchildren, so we were very happy to know your little ones liked it, too. We will always try to help you make memories that will last a lifetime, and hope you will make them with us at Beach Resort #505! We look forward to seeing you again. Our warmest personal regards, Diane and Bob Destin, FL.
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Awesome Vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

We came to the beach resort for a family vacation. We have 2 younger children. When we walked in, we immediately noticed the space and high ceilings! It seemed huge to us and it was nice to have for the week. The pool is large, which our boys loved and we also enjoyed time in the hot tub! It is a very short walk to the beach, which we went to every day. Bob and Diane were great hosts and answered every question we had about the area and things to do. We loved that they were local! The Key Lime Pie was a nice treat to have during the week. We loved everything about this place and would recommend it highly to anyone! If you are looking for an awesome place to stay and awesome people to deal with, then this is your place!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Jane and Trina, for your awesome review of our Beach Resort 505 condominium home. We loved having you; you have terrific children, and we look forward to seeing them again and again. Beach Resort is a wonderful place to make family memories as you have shared so beautifully. We are glad you enjoyed the pool, the heated spa, and the beach service. Beach Resort is perfect for young families since there is a second full bath and bunk beds. It will always be our pleasure to host you and your boys! Please come again soon! Warmest personal regards, Diane and Bob
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Chris from Columbus

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect condo and vacation spot. The bed was so comfortable, kitchen well stocked, wonderful pool and covered parking spot. Even though I did meet the owners they were very accommodating and wanted to assure I had an awesome relaxing vacation which I did. I hope to return! Thank you for a great week in your condo.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Christy! We enjoyed meeting you and welcoming you to Destin and our Beach Resort condominium home. One of our priorities when we vacation is a good nights sleep, so we invest in great beds. Thank you for noticing! We are delighted you had a fun and relaxing vacation. We can't wait to welcome you back!! There is always something to do at the beach including relaxing under an umbrella and listening to the waves, watching the birds soar overhead, and taking slow, deep breaths of air with the fresh scent of salt. Come back soon! All warmest regards from Bob and Diane P. S. We have a picnic planned for the beach later!
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Very Relaxing Stay

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from Destin after a very relaxing two week stay! When we first arrived we noticed how clean the unit looked and smelled. The kitchen had everything we needed and more. Bob and Diane even left us an amazing key lime pie in the fridge. They were so nice to work with from beginning to end. The master bed was very comfortable. Beach service was especially nice, thank you Bob and Diane for allowing us to stay in your condo. Your hospitality was greatly appreciated, we will certainly be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words and for allowing us to host your family vacation. We appreciate the opportunity to help make memories that will last a lifetime. I know future guests will enjoy reading your comments. We hope you will come back often. It was a pleasure having you! Warmest Destin regards, Diane and Bob
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Columbus, IN

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at this condo. It was equipped with everything we needed. The view was amazing and the beach service was an added bonus. So nice to be able to show up at the beach and have chairs and an umbrella already waiting. We enjoyed our stay at Beach Resort 505 & will recommend it to friends.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Destin-FT Walton Airport in FT Walton Beach, FL
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Kenny D's
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Regatta Bay, Kelly Plantation, Seascape, Golf Gard
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Captain Dave's, Kenny D's, Pompano Joe's
Nearest Beach
Destin/miramar Beach/Emerald Coast Beaches
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: recommended

Beach Resort is Newer, and located in Destin's Miramar Beach community. Close to shopping at Destin Commons, Silver Sands Outlet Mall, Whole Foods,The Fresh Market, Wal-Mart, Publix, Baytown Wharf and Grand Boulevard; Golf at Kelly Plantation, Regatta Bay, Indian Bayou, Sandestin Resort, Emerald Bay, Seascape Santa Rosa Beach Club, Golf Garden; Fishing charters at Destin Harbor; Topsail Hill and Henderson Beach State Parks; Big Kahuna's Water Park& The Track Amusement Park; and more.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

departure cleaning $85 + Tax

Call us at 850-650-2669 for help with any questions. Absolutely nonsmoking. Absolutely no pets. Saturday to Saturday rental only during our busy tourist season from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Beach Resort Condominium Association does not allow guest pets. Rental to people under the age of 25 years is not permitted unless accompanied by a person age 25 years or older. E-mail or call for specials.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.