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Upgraded Unit Steps Away From All Our Amenities! Pools, Tennis, and the BEACH

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Okaloosa Island - El Matador 223 - Always a Favorite.

2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 4

Looking for Paradise? Here it is at the El Matador! Has to be the most sought of family vacation resort on the Emerald Coast. A secluded condominium nestled between the beautiful white sand dunes and the sparkling Emerald Waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

El Matador is truly a beach resort. Just two miles down Santa Rosa Blvd at the end of the Island you will find us – secluded but still just a few minutes to all the amenities that Destin and Fort Walton Beach have to offer. Just six miles down Hwy. 98 you can enjoy Destin – “ The Worlds Luckiest Fishing Village” – charter a private trip or take the kids out on a group boat and catch dinner. While in Destin enjoy fine restaurants, shopping, and golfing on some of the best golf courses in the Panhandle of Florida. Hard to believe that you might need a day off from the beach but if you do take the family to Big Kahunas Water Park in the center of old Destin. Much more than just a water park… it’s a day of fun!

Back at the El Matador enjoy the large grass areas between our buildings just right for family fun and games. With two pools, his and her whirlpool, and saunas just right for your tired muscles after a game of tennis on one of our courts, or in our fitness center. We are located at the end of Okaloosa Island a small barrier Island between Fort Walton Beach and Destin. This gated community with thirteen miles of undeveloped beaches to the west is sure to have you longing to return.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
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Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a day
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016
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Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Upgraded Unit Steps Away From All Our Amenities! Pools, Tennis, and the BEACH
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Love it and keep coming back!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We've been staying here for about 20 yrs. the condo has been updated several times and is always excellent. The property, grounds, and pool are always kept in great shape. Will continue to stay here.

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Alicia J Hollis Realtor
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are so very glad that you enjoyed this condo and look forward to a return visit from you.
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Omaha, NB
5

super duper stayalicious

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

It started great, continued great, and ended great. Alicia was perfect. She accommodated all of our needs.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Alicia J Hollis Realtor
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this great review. We enjoyed having you stay with us.
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Marion, IL
5

Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The El Matador condo #223 was very nice. It was clean, well maintained and close to the beach. Everyone was friendly and helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Alicia J Hollis Realtor
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Connie for your review with the el matador unit 223, a very well remodeled condo in building 2. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay, and please give us a call again when you would like to come back next year for your vacation.
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Chicago, IL
5

a needed move

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We paid $40 to get out of a deplorable unit on the first floor, and it was worth every penny ... even it it should have been free. We'll be staying in 223 the next time we are at El Matador for sure.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Alicia J Hollis Realtor
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5

From snow to Snow White beaches

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We left Ky on a cold , snowy day. We arrived in Ft Walton at 4:30pm and picked up our keys. The condo was spacious ! It had all the amenities of home and very clean! We had an ocean view and only steps away from the beach! The beach was Snow White , clean with very, very few visitors, that made you feel as the beach was yours ! The weather was perfect, high 60's the first day and low 70's every day after that. We drove to the Air Force museum and on to Niceville to meet up with my cousins at the Dockside Bay restaurant. The next day a visit to Panama City Beach to visit friends there. We thought Ft. Walton , Destin area was soo much nicer ! We shopped at the Destin outlet mall. We came back and ate at Dewey Destins , a great seafood restaurant . We walked every morning on the beach and collected a few shells. We even got a game of putt putt in . Overall, a great location,a spacious ,clean,wonderful condo , tastiest seafood around,plentiful shopping beautiful sunsets and the best beaches in the world!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
  • Source: Alicia J Hollis Realtor
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Okaloosa Island in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • 1 King bed, 2 Twin beds, 1 Sofa Bed bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • live theatre
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • tennis

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