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Booking 2017 Spring and Summer FREE WIFI

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,298 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights
Popular Features
  • Heated Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

SouthBay By The Gulf is located on the Gulf of Mexico. You will love this family-oriented community located in the heart of Destin. This 3 bedroom, 2.5 Bath, will complete your perfect vacation, while accomodating singles, couples, or even families. Unit 28th Drive right up to your front door. Great for children and good place to ride your bikes, also walking. Close to the Water Park. Destin Commons, outlets great places to eat fresh seafood.

Located in the middle of the community sits a five acre freshwater lake. Enjoy fishing, relaxing, or feeding the birds by the gazebo. Short walk to the beach, pool, and tennis courts.

Three new bathrooms, walk in shower, new tub new fixtures, etc. All new kitchen just put in 2013.New places to eat in Destin just opened. Beautiful unit at Southbay and always keeping it up.

Relax or entertain at our two pools. we are located near some of Destin's finest restaurants such as: Harry T's Boathouse, Hog's Breath Saloon, A J's Seafood and Oyster Bar, Joe's Crab shack, Captain Daves, Fudpuckers, the Donut Hole, Dewey Destin Boat House and the list continues. New place Destin Miller Ale House is great.

Queen-size bed in the master bedroom, And in number #2 bedroom, Other bedroom has two twin beds in third bedroom. No more than 6 in our unit is better,TV in every room. Beautiful décor. A happy place to be. This is a None smoking condominium also No Pets.Beautiful tile floors in the family room and kitchen as well as brand new carpet upstairs. Condo has just been painted.

Don't forget to sign our Guestbook! Please leave your telephone number, mailing address, and email address as well. Would love to hear how your stay in Destin was and how to make next time even more enjoyable. Please contact me with any further questions, comments, concerns, or advice. Call me with some specials for our unit this Spring April and May. Booking now for April, May June and July. No spring breakers please adults only.

Call us about our other condo near the beach to.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Cheryl Bond or James Bond
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 March, 2017

About Cheryl Bond or James Bond

We Love our place at SouthBay, a lot of good memories have been made here. We love the beach and the Sunset is out of this world. Being on the beach late afternoon is so peaceful then going for a good dinner at Dewey Destin and meeting our friends .Love being with our family at the beach at Southbay for years. We are retired now and love staying a month at a time at the beach. I have been in Real Estate and my husband retired with 35 years with the same company where he traveled five states.

If you are interested in looking to buy please ask me about SouthBay.

Cheryl Bond or James Bond purchased this condo in 2003

Why Cheryl Bond or James Bond chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

So much to do in Destin, and the white Sand on the beach is out of this world. This is one of the best places for children.

Please ask me about some of the places to go all around Destin.

What makes this condo unique

One of the best places to go shopping. You will love Destin Commons, the outlets are just a short drive from our condo.

We love to go to Ross, and I love to go to Baytown, of course Chico's is my best place to shop. Old Time Pottery is one of the best places to enjoy just picking up items to take home. Some of the small shops are my favorite. HARBOR WALK ON THURSDAY NIGHT WITH FIRE WORKS. The New BoChamps on the water.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Destin in Okaloosa County

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1298 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • New Bathrooms in 2013 with walk in shower in the master, New tub with new tile in second bathroom upstairs. half bath downstairs new wallpaper with new piece of furniture.NEW KITCHEN IN OCTOBER 2013 All new bathrooms fixtures put in 2013.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2) Queen bed in Master, Queen bed in bedroom #2 upstairs, Twin or Single Beds (2) Two twin beds in third bedroom upstairs
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 4 deck chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
We have three new bathrooms, with new tile, all fixtures, walk in shower, also new tub, you have got to see this. New Kitchen in October 2013


5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Booking 2017 Spring and Summer FREE WIFI
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Shelbyville, Tn.

Condo# 28

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful condo! We had a wonderful time in Destin, and everything was so convenient from the access to the beach, pool, shopping, restaurants etc. The condo was furnished with everything you would possibly need to live away from home. the owner was wonderful to work with and made our stay so enjoyable. I am looking forward to going back and hope I get the chance to rent this condo or another one from Mrs Bond. Thank you for a vacation with wonderful memories.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Condo

  • 5 of 5

What a fun time in Destin!! This condo has been completely updated. The kitchen is fully functional with enough dishes and cookware to comfortably cook any meal. It helped us so much! Never had to call maintenance during our one week stay. The beds are incredibly comfortable. A pleasant walk to the beach. The grounds are beautiful. The owners have taken great care to provide optimum comfort. So convenient to everything. Hope to rent this unit again in the future. Our Huntsville Al crowd had a beautiful time!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Fe, TX

Southbay unit #28

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd time back to this condo. We tried last year, but a storm came through and pushed us out. This year however, there were no problems. I consider this condo to be in the "heart" of destin. There are grocery stores, surf shops and ice cream shops within walking distance. There are a ton of other things within a 5 -10 minute drive (depends on traffic). The condo was great, could have not asked for better; and the beach was a short walk away. We will for sure be coming back to stay at this place again in the future. Thank you for a great place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hudson, Ohio

28 at Southbay

  • 5 of 5

Southbay is a great location. People are very friendly. Love this unit. Owner has updated the unit with bathroom remodels and a new kitchen. Master has a tile walk in shower which is great and the second bath has been updated with new tub and tile surround as well. Kitchen in addition to all new cabinets, granite counters, microwave and refrigerator is equipped to accommodate almost any cooking needs. The owner is very accessible and eager to provide a positive experience in their unit. Great restaurants and shopping within walking distance. We look forward to many return visits and would highly recommend this unit for a visit to Destin.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nova Scotia Canada

Winter in Destin

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay in this unit. We love the area and the condo has everything anyone would want or need. Southbay is a wonderful complex and the people are very friendly. We made many new I would completely reccommend this unit. The owner is very accommodating and will help you anyway she can.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Destin, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Apr 2017 - 13 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 May 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall and
9 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter rates
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
Standard pricing
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

cleaning £96 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Just rent Sat to Sat only, check in at 400 PM

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Car: necessary

940 Highway 98 Southbay By The Gulf

Right across from the Winn-Dixie near Gulf Shore Drive.

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