|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
This Crystal Dunes end unit is in a TERRIFIC LOCATION, only steps away from the beach and offers panoramic views. The spacious open living area is an added bonus. Recent renovation includes new stainless appliances and granite counter tops in the kitchen and baths to give platinum-rated upgrades to this already beautiful unit.
Because this Crystal Dunes unit is a first floor corner unit, it has the ambiance of a beach home rather than a condo. It is light-filled, having many more windows than the average unit. More windows means better view of the beach! It is the perfect condo for families with children or ideal for couples. Park next to the unit and unload luggage and groceries within steps of the door! No Elevator needed!
Professionally decorated with Caribbean artwork and oil paintings, this Crystal Dunes unit features high ceilings and crown moldings. Watch the sunrise from the bay window in the sitting area or a spectacular sunset from the living area. Only the Crystal Dunes end units boast two living areas.
This unit has two (2) master bedrooms with a king bed in each! One sofa converts to a queen size bed and built-in bunk beds in the hallway are ideal for children. Kitchen is large and features four bar-stools near the large dining table for six. The spacious living/dining area can seat a group comfortably for conversation in two open living areas. this unit is both exquisite an extraordinary!
Destin's most beautiful beach, Crystal Beach , is just a few steps from the back door. Beach attendants will set up an umbrella and 2 chairs for you early each morning (during the season) at no extra charge. we cannot say enough good things about Crystal Dunes at Crystal Beach and hope that it will become your family's special vacation spot for years to come.
We purchased our unit from a couple who took wonderful care of the place as if it was their primary home. Gail & I love the beach. After growing up in New Orleans and coming to Destin numerous times, we decided to purchase a place close to the waters edge so we could smell the salt air and enjoy the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. It is our place to catch our breath and rejuvenate (look it up).
Jim & Gail Doré purchased this condo in 2013
This property in ideally situated because it is only steps away from the beach and is located in a family atmosphere. While away from the primary and busy area of Destin proper, the noise, traffic and activities are only moments away.
Crystal Dunes is a 6 story condominium. Located within minutes of fine food, entertainment, shopping, and sports activities. The best thing? It's not in the middle of huge high rises looking down upon us!
We just got back from a wonderful vacation staying in this condo. This condo is amazing !!! Very beautifully decorated and you have everything you need there. The living room is very pretty with all the windows. The furniture is very nice and I love all the shabby chic furniture. The kitchen is completely equipped with everything and love the granite counter tops and the stainless steel appliances !! Also, there is no carpet which is definitely a plus !! Love that it is on the 1st floor, just steps from the beach.
I would definitely stay in this condo again in the future !!! You want be disappointed !!
Thank you for opening up your beautiful condo for us to stay in it.
My family have been coming to Destin for 15+yrs & staying at CD for several of those years in multiple units (6-50 people at times). This year, I wanted something 'a little nicer' for my family of 3 - and WOW....the Dorés delivered! Outstanding space, well kept decor & furnishings, clean, updated appliances (W/D, DW, stove, microwave, coffee pot, frig). Tile floor throughout - no icky carpet look/smell - easy to clean. Beds were comfortable, linens spotless (plenty of them). Kitchen stocked well for anything that you'd want to cook....and we cook a lot! Tchotchke is very tasteful, "not over the top beachy" - it's simply a beautiful unit. Great location in the complex for us - sits just high enough to get that great ocean view without having to be on an upper floor. We WILL be back again next year....and the year after that and the year after that.....and 😉
We spend a week in Destin every summer. Our usual place to stay was completely booked up. We are a family of 3, so this condo provided more than enough room for us. The owners are very friendly and extremely helpful. They go above and beyond for their guests. The condo is very beautifully decorated and comfortable. This is the first beach condo bed I have ever slept in and did not have an achy back the next morning! It is also very well stocked with kitchen items/utensils for cooking, as well as plenty of books to read and even some fun family games in the TV armoire cabinet. We very much enjoyed our stay here and are looking forward to booking again in the future. Thank you to Jim & Gail for sharing their little slice of paradise with us!
We are a family of five and can be high maintenance trying to find the right fit for our traveling needs. This condo is BEYOND the BEST condo we have stayed in! We knew we wanted to come to Crystal Beach because it is perfect for the low crowd and near everything we need as far as shopping and restaurants. It has two very spacious and comfortable suites and bunks in the hallway! It was very clean (I always check this upon arrival in any condo) and the linens were very soft and comfortable! We loved that we could park by the back patio and unload everything so easily once someone would go though the front and unlock the back. It is on a corner and is LITERALLY 5 steps to the shower/ walking path to the beach! Hammerheads at Bay Towne Warf is one of our favorites to eat. We love BTW for the kids because of all the fun activities after a long day in the sun! They have live music and the kids can eat ice cream and run around in the grassy area.
By far the best place we have stayed in Destin! Perfect place for a family vacation. The whole place was very clean and both rooms had very comfortable beds which you don't get often! We have stayed at several condos in the Destin area and this one has by far been our favorite. Right on the beach and walking distance to several resturants and stores.
We spent the month of February at Crystal Dunes, unit 101. It was fully furnished and equipped with everything we needed. The owners, Mike and Gail are wonderful people to work with. They care about your stay that you have everything needed.
The bottom floor was so convenient to the beach. Being on the outside unit, every sunrise comes thru all the windows. Sunsets could be seen from inside the unit, or a step outside for all those Kodak moments. We are booked again for next year!
Crystal Dunes is located minutes away from just about everything imaginable. Restaurants, Shopping, Outlet Mall, Cinema, Fine Dining, Beach Dining, Sports Activities, Kids Activities. Less than one mile from Destin Commons, one mile from Kelly Plantation golf course, a short drive to Bay Town Warf and Destin Harbor
A confirmation rental agreement and terms will be sent at time of booking. It will include the dates and agreed rates along with payment / mailing information to reserve the unit
Payment is made by 60 days prior to arrival by check or money order made to: Jim Doré, 222 English Gardens Pkwy., Lafayette, LA 70503 - $150 cleaning fee is assessed to cover the cost of the housekeeper.
$500 deposit is due at time of booking and is refunded after the unit is cleaned and clear of any damages.
Rental amount is due 60 day prior to arrival