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Okaloosa Paradise at Blue Dolphin With Beach Service

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6-8)

Direct Gulf-Front. This property has been featured in two magazines. The Blue Dolphin is the ultimate Ft Walton Beach/Destin get-away. There are only ten units in the complex which results in an uncrowded elevator, pool, and beach. Blue Dolphin was completed in July 2002 and this unit was remodeled in November of 2015 with new wood-look tile flooring and new ceiling treatments. A Blue -Tube U/V Germicidal light system was installed in the A/C unit to improve air quality and reduce allergens. Our third floor, Gulf-front unit offers breathtaking views from all angles.

The unit is not just a 15' box with a balcony, like many units. It is a 'Platinum' rated beach front condo with a wall of windows and a glass-hinged door instead of an unattractive sliding glass door.This well-appointed condo features ten-foot ceilings, granite countertops, wood-look tile throughout, a private Gulf-front pool, and covered parking. Our condo feels more like a home than a beach condo. The beds have 4' memory foam toppers. The living room has a plush sofa and love seat plus a rocker/recliner. The unit is over 1250 square feet with a 25-foot private Gulf-front balcony.

The unit is fully furnished and professionally decorated with washer and dryer as well as a fully-stocked kitchen. Wi-Fi password protected access in unit.

More Details

Property Manager
Johnny or Leslie Johnson
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 August, 2017

About Johnny or Leslie Johnson

Hi There! We're Johnny and Leslie and are excited to offer our condo for rent. We have wanted a condo on the beach for years, and are thrilled to own this Blue Dolphin condo. We hope you are able to visit and return for years to come. It's a great place to vacation! Come check it out!

Johnny or Leslie Johnson purchased this condo in 2011

Why Johnny or Leslie Johnson chose North West Florida

We love Ft. Walton because it is only 3.5 hour drive from home and you are at the most beautiful beach in the world. The sand is white as snow and the water is emerald green. One of our favorite places is on Crab Island with the tide rolling in as boaters and jet skiers congregate in the warm sun. On the weekends in summer there are food venders, music, and activities.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Your condo was really nice - very roomy, the beds were so comfy (and the pillows were so great my mom didn't even use hers from home that she ALWAYS travels with!!!) and we loved the small building with a few condos in it much better than the bigger ones. Not so many people around and more than enough room on the beach for us to grab an end set of chairs/umbrella and spread out so my kids aren't disturbing our neighbors on the sand!!



Thank you so much for the fast communications and making the rental process go so smoothly. We definitely will keep you guys in mind for our annual BEACH trips!
Oct 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Fort Walton Beach in Okaloosa County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bunk Area - 2 Single Bed
  • Master and second bedroom have 4' memory foam toppers
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is covered parking beneath the building. This is a middle unit that is only steps from the elevator. Seasonal beach service includes two chairs and an umbrella daily.

Reviews

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Okaloosa Paradise at Blue Dolphin With Beach Service
average rating of 4.952381 based on 43 reviews
5

Family reunion

  • 5 of 5

Our condo at the Blue Dolphin was our home away from home for a week! We met other family members, who also stayed at condos at Blue Dolphin, for a mini-family reunion during the last week of June. Our condo had all the amenities of home and far exceeded our expectations of size, layout, furnishings, and so much more. The location of Blue Dolphin is perfect for restaurants and other fun stops while on vacation. Leslie and John were easy to work with during the reservation process and booking, in preparation for our trip, and in follow-up after our return home. We'll definitely look at re-booking here or another one of Leslie and John's properties if we vacation at Fort Walton Beach in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you come back for many reunions to come! Thanks so much for being our guests
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5

Property was clean and well maintained. Nicely decorated and appointed.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay! Lovely Condo, nice pool, short walk to the beach. Beach chair and umbrella service is very convenient! Located close to restaraunts and shopping.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for choosing our condo for your trip to the beach.
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September 2016 Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time at the Blue Dolphin and we wished we could have stayed longer. Johnny and Leslie have done a great job furnishing the condo with everything you will need for your vacation. The beach service was a great addition.

We have stayed on Okaloosa Island for over 20 years at different condos and we highly recommend staying at the Blue Dolphin. The number of units relative to the pool size (a big deal if you have kids) is perfect.

Thanks again for sharing your home with us!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Girls Trip 2016

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Blue Dolphin 302 in Ft. Walton, was amazing everything was exactly like promised. The condo was beautifully decorated and everything you would need for your stay. The beach was one of the best I have ever seen. And the owners were so helpful and answering all questions that we had. Would highly recommend it to anyone. Thank You. Leslie and John for sharing your condo.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing our condo for your stay. We are so glad that you had a wonderful time!
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5

Fabulous Vacation Stay at the Blue Dolphin!!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at the Blue Dolphin for a wedding. The home is beautifully decorated with high-end furnishings and a delightful decor. Plenty of furniture, that was also comfortable and practical. Lots of room to move around and stocked with everything we needed. Large master bedroom with the most comfortable bed I think I have ever slept in! Wonderful view of the ocean, covered parking, and the pool is kept absolutely crystal clear. Everything was clean, clean, clean! Floors are awesome and I loved the paneled ceilings as well, just gorgeous attention to detail!!

We travel to Florida twice a year and have stayed at many places, this home is definitely at the top of our list of places we have stayed. I highly recommend this home and will visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so happy that you chose our condo for your stay and hope that you are able to return!
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5

Beyond Expectations!!

  • 5 of 5

This condo had very nice photos, but even exceeded what we had hoped! It was comfortable, well cared for, and perfect in every way for our stay. We were on a girls getaway week and the condo became the sweet "home away from home" for us as we enjoyed the beach, the pool, local restaurants, and shopping. The balcony had an amazing view and the beach chair service was much appreciated. I would definitely return to this condo. Leslie and John were wonderful to work with, and that made booking and renting this condo a pleasure.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you are able to return!
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Ft Walton Beach airport (VPS)
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Helen Back
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
Helen Back Cafe, The Steamery, Waffle House
Nearest Beach
You are on the beach!
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Boating, Parasailing, Jet skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Windsurfing, Shelling, Mini Golf, Dolphin Tours

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Fort Walton Beach, 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
 
Fall
20 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£594
for 3 nights
From
£164
£1,136
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£555
for 3 nights
From
£151
£1,117
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £93.06
Damage Deposit £155.1

From 150/nt and 950/wk
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. This is a no pets and no smoking rental with no exceptions. Must be 25 to rent.

4 day or longer rentals will be considered for all dates except for Summer.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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