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Top Floor Crescent: Best Views-High Ceilings-Flatscreens-More

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Heated Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Welcome home. Wiggle your toes in the sugar-white sand on this property's private beachfront. Swim in crystal-clear emerald waters on free boogie boards provided for your use. Then, come back to the oceanfront pool pavilion with two pools, hot tub, million dollar landscaping, and private gazebo. Or, relax in the master suite with unit whirlpool. Sunbathe on your private balcony with views to mesmerize or Dine under the stars here. Play. Rest. Dream. Fall in love. We did. Welcome to Paradise.


Property Manager
Marcia or Valerie
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

About Marcia or Valerie

We are two families that own rental properties on the beautiful Destin beachfront. All our properties are directly beachfront so you never have a road to cross or a view that is restricted, and all have private balconies with pools. Our motto is, "Vacations should be carefree, with the beach always at your door, and the ocean a constant wave of welcome."

Why Marcia or Valerie chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Why choose this property? Because it is gorgeous, directly on the sugar-white beaches that made Destin famous, and one of the most desirable properties in all of the panhandle, at a price you can't beat for what you get.

What makes this condo unique

Pool Pavilion is fabulous. If not the best in all of Destin, certainly one of the exceptional pool pavilions! Generally uncrowded, with not just one but 2 pools to relax in, and one so large that your pool toys and rafts are always welcome. It caters to families and those looking for a relaxing vacation directly on the beachfront.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The location was terrific. It was very quiet. Decor was great and the view was absolutely incredible from this 4th floor unit. Unit was clean and neat on arrival, and had everything we needed in it. Everything was in excellent condition. Furniture was also very comfortable and the unit had all the amenities we could have desired. We'd absolutely stay in this unit again and in fact, want to book again for a week in September when all the kids are back in school. This is a great unit and we'll definately want to stay again. We really enjoyed our stay.
May 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Miramar Beach in Walton County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size bed (1) in Master, Queen size Bed (1) in Guest Bedroom and pullout queen sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Unit has 10' ceilings; Walk-in closet in master; master bath has separate shower; master bedroom opens to balcony and ocean views.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Top Floor Crescent: Best Views-High Ceilings-Flatscreens-More
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 12 reviews
Evansville, IN
5

Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time staying at The Crescent and second time inthis condo, we love it! We enjoy having the beach so close and everyone is so nice and friendly to deal with. We will be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

I highly recommend this condo!

  • 5 of 5

We've been to the Crescent before and love the location and the fact that it's only 4 floors high - no long waits for elevators and the beach was not that crowded. This unit was great because they provide beach chairs, beach umbrella, a cooler, sand toys, rafts and boogie boards. How nice was it not to have to pack all those items!! Love the décor too! And Miramar Beach is located near the end of the Destin "strip" so it's not quite as crowded as some areas along Hwy 98 plus it's right across from the Silver Sands Premium Outlet Mall which is a great diversion during the afternoon rains that are sometimes part of our week in Destin. We love going to Busters bar/restaurant and Skippers seafood market which are both within walking distance. So is a Winn Dixie, Taco Bell, and Chick-Fil-A. Everything is right there - we'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your nice comments. This top floor unit has the best views and we are glad to know you like the extras we provide. We look forward to your return.
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Carrollton, Kentucky
5

We love this condo

  • 5 of 5

This is our 3rd year back to this condo! We love the spectacular view of the beach & pool area. It has everything we need, including extra spare beach chairs & beach supplies. It is very clean, comfortable, and convenient with a restaurant right next door so that you can walk right to dinner. I haven't found any better amenities than the Crescent in Destin. We love it here & will comeback to same condo next year!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments. We think our housekeeping is 2nd to none and that our unrestricted view from the top floor of this property is also one of the best because it is a direct (not side) view of the beach.
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5

Excellent rental on the beach and across from outlet mall

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from Florida and I wanted to make it a point to write a review for this rental because we had such a wonderful experience. The view from the balcony is absolutely beautiful and a great place to start the day while drinking coffee. The unit is very clean, cozy and has everything you need. Our kids really enjoyed the pool too. We did have an issue with the dryer when we arrived and after I notified Marcia it was fixed immediately. Marcia was great to work with, she's super friendly and always ready to help or answer questions. We will definitely rent this unit again the next time we're in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Update to recent review

  • 4 of 5

I just wanted to point out that the issue we had with the Beach Service was in no way related to the condo itself, or the Crescent property. The beach service is provided by Walton County, not The Crescent. They can be very helpful if you have a certain spot you want on the beach, just talk to them early in the morning or a nice tip at the beginning of your trip and they will take care of you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great View

  • 4 of 5

This was our first trip to the Destin area and I really liked the location of this property. There's a grocery store and the outlet mall less than 1/4 mile away. I have two teenage daughters and they shared the spare bedroom. The 2nd bathroom is a little small for teen girls, but we managed. The Condo is well stocked with everything you'd need for a short stay. I would have preferred a coffee pot that used standard filters, but we were able to find the cone style filters on our 2nd trip to the grocery store (Winn-Dixie for those looking for them).

Our trip started with a little scare as the owner literally called us as we were pulling into the parking lot. Apparently they rented the unit to Neanderthals the week before us. The family ripped curtains off the wall, and totally destroyed the couch in the living room. A maintenance crew and cleaning crew were still on-site trying to get the unit ready. I felt bad for the owner who understandably so was in slight panic mode. They were super nice and got the unit ready for us as quickly as possible, even having a new couch delivered that same afternoon. Which I'm sure wasn't easy as we arrived on a Saturday. Anyway, big thanks to the owners for working so hard to get the unit ready for us.

The view from the top floor is fantastic. The pool is large and never was really very crowded. The beach was however overly crowded. The Walton County Beach workers (I assume that's who is in charge of chairs and umbrella's) were kind of rude though. We didn't really know how the set up worked for renting chairs and such, but had our own anyway. When we set our chairs up, they told us we had to move them so they could set up their chairs and they'd be happy to rent them to us. They asked us what unit we were in and when we told them he said "that's the only unit that doesn't come with beach set up". We refused to move our stuff and he set chairs and an umbrella practically on top of our stuff. That was my biggest complaint with the beach service. They set up two rows of chairs/umbrellas with no space in between, so getting to the water could be difficult at times and you felt you had to walk thru people's personal space to get to the water. They said up every chair they had, regardless if they were used or not. Maybe it was just the time of year we were there, but it was a little too crowded for my taste.

Overall great unit! Resort needs an ice machine though!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi
Boshamps Seafood & Oyster House
"This is a restaurant that is getting rave reviews from everyone. Try the crab & corn chowde..."
Harbordocks
"This is a favorite spot for locals and visitors alike, although the service can be hit or mi..."
The Surf Hut
"This has a great location on the beach and within walking distance from your unit at the Cre..."
Pompano Joe's
"I've had many meals here, and it is a great place to stop in for drinks or a quick meal. Fr..."
Dewey Destin Seafood
"I love this place because it is a) still owned by the family from which Destin originally go..."
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
"If you love shopping and bargains, this is your place! And it is just 5-minutes by car from..."
Nearest Barpub
Surf Hut
Nearest Restaurant
Surf Hut
Nearest Beach
Miramar Beach
Car: necessary

Crescent is located almost due south from the outlet mall in Destin, and directly on the beachfront. The Surf Hut Restaurant and Bar is next door, accessible from both the road or the beachfront. Pompano Joe's Bar/Restaurant is one mile away on the beachfront. Winn Dixie Grocery is within walking distance of a 3 minute drive away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Miramar Beach, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Spring 2017
19 Mar 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,354
for 7 nights
£1,354
 
 
Summer 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,247
for 7 nights
£2,247
 
 
Fall 2017
12 Aug 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,443
for 7 nights
£1,443
 
 
Late Fall Special Getaway 2017
4 Nov 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£546
for 3 nights
From
£118
£997
£3,072
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,354
for 7 nights
£1,354
 

Additional pricing information

Departure Clean Fee £100 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £63
Reservation Fee £17 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.5%

4-night Minimum required for Late Fall Getaway time period; 7-night minimum for all other seasons. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed through email confirmation from us. We offer $100 rebate if unit is left in good and basic clean condition without damage and in accordance with reservation document requirements. CANCELLATION: We only require 25% of the reservation amount at time of booking and do not require full payment until 30-days from arrival date. Therefore, we only allow cancellation of the 25% initial payment

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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