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Sticks in the Sand 4B Oceanfront Studio directly on the beach!

Bedrooms Studio
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Studio with full kitchen and bath (Sleeps 2-4)

(Listing Note...I have multiple almost identical Studio / 1 bedroom properties listed on VRBO so if your dates are not available try these listings #838155, #p36905, #639886, #586493. I also receive multiple inquires on the same day and travel for a living so please click the "SEND A MESSAGE" button to confirm availability and price for your dates instead of the "Request To Book" button otherwise our listings get dropped in the search rankings for declining your request and VRBO puts a hold on your payment amount that takes 48 hours to clear. )

The allure of Beaches of Miramar is as clear as our shoreline. We feature perhaps the best Florida beaches. Escape to a refreshing hideaway where you can unwind and rejuvenate. Admire the beauty of some of the best Gulf beaches. Marvel at the diverse architecture that defines our vibrant communities. Or learn about the area’s rich history, culture, and wonders. We promise you an experience filled with lasting memories.

In the Heart of Old Destin. Sunchase town-homes are the original highly-desired beaches of Destin, and you can't get a better seat. You will be within walking distance to some of Destin's favorite Restaurants. 1 block from the Whales Tale There's no pool here, but the ocean is all yours. Just step off your deck onto your own beach.

A 5 min drive of outlet malls, many restaurants, and other retail shopping. Want to go to the Destin Harbor, then give yourself ten minutes driving time, and you're there.

Close to everything, comes with everything.

Purchased in 2012 this newly remodeled unit is a 'No smoking, No pets' Studio unit which will sleep four people The entrance to this unit is ground level with no stairs. The Studio Unit comes fully equipped has a King Size Bed, Kitchen and bath. There is also Queen Sleeper Sofa in the living room. There are 2 Flatscreen TV's, and a DVD Player. The Full Kitchen is equipped with Appliances, Dishes, Silverware, and Cookware. There are Linens, Towels, and a private Washer / Dryer for your convenience.

The private balcony is equipped with chairs for a relaxing evenings in the breeze. A gated staircase allows all renters direct access to the beach and first floor balcony with an outdoor shower and beach chairs to take to the beach, The scenery is complete with both a breathtaking view of the Gulf and the sounds of the waves breaking on the beach.

There is one designated parking spot for this rental that accommodates 2 cars, and it is directly in front of the unit.

Beach Time

The scenery is complete with both a breathtaking view of the Gulf and the sounds of the waves breaking on the beach. Play in the beach all day and rinse off in the outdoor shower.

Lastly, enjoy privacy since the unit owns all the beach to to the water. No more looking for the perfect beach spot!

More Details

James Slatton
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2017

About James Slatton

We are not professional renters. James purchased a home on the beach that has 2 individual units and only need half the space. So, he began by renting out the lower unit. Due to the success of Sticks in the Sand, We now have 4 almost identical townhomes to handle the overflow of request.

James Slatton purchased this townhome in 2013

Why James Slatton chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Walking distance to a bar/restaurant and directly on the beach with private ownership all the way to the water. This unit is identical in layout and 4 blocks away from my house. It can be rented 3 ways, a 2 bedroom, studio unit or both. So it was perfect to maintain all my renters in one location.

What makes this townhome unique

Centrally located between Destin, Baytown and Sandestin. I provide everything you need from child toys, chairs and your own piece of private beach to enjoy. There is an outdoor shower to rinse off in and two flat panels LCD tv's to relax indoors. Perfect for a couples getaway, a small family or group of friends. Sleep where you can hear the waves and not see the cars!


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

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Studio Unit - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , King Bed with Queen Sleeper
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Sticks in the Sand is located directly on the ocean there is no better way to experience the beach. Our steps from the beach is actually a staircase in to the sand!


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Sticks in the Sand 4B Oceanfront Studio directly on the beach!
average rating of 4.5 based on 12 reviews

Perfect couples getaway

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely perfect spot for a couples getaway! I was pleasantly surprised with the beach supplies in the downstairs closet....including multiple beach chairs, Adirondack chairs (perfect for nighttime beach sitting), boogie boards, and various floats/toys for children. We had the best time grilling while overlooking the beach with ~10 steps to go from the kitchen to the beach. PERFECT! Also thoroughly enjoyed the relatively private beach with wide open spaces between you and the next beach goer...never had to fight for a water front spot to relax!

Plenty of pans and pots for cooking nighttime snacks, although we brought our own spices and tin foil! Only thing we missed was an oven mitt...my boyfriend actually burnt his fingers trying to use a kitchen towel to get items out of the oven. Couldn't believe a mitt wasn't provided. This was a minor inconvenience though compared to all the pluses this condo provided.

We would definitely book this spot again solely based on the easy access to the beautiful beach!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderfully located for beach access and attractions. Property was decorated very cute.

  • 5 of 5

Property was in a great location for beach access and local attractions. Very cutely decorated. There was a set of young twins staying in the unit above us....we heard every footstep they made. Luckily they were young enough that they calmed down by 2300. The floors in our unit were very noisy to walk on...if anyone got out of bed to go to the restroom, we ALL knew it. I had received the list of supplies those were provided, but for what we were paying, I was shocked that only one roll of toilette paper was supplied. This is sounding very egative and that is not my intention, just things that both owner and renters need to know. We had s great time and really enjoyed the property!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location for beach lovers!

  • 4 of 5

Plenty of room for myself and 2 kids. Loved having ocean view and beach right out the patio door. Very convenient location with dining and shopping nearby.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sticks in the Sand 4B - Bill and Deanne - weekend of 2/25/17

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a fantastic time! Deanne and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The fact that we were beachfront with a beautiful view of both the gulf and the sunset over the gulf made the time we spent invaluable.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sticks in the sand studio unit

  • 4 of 5

Great location, view and awesome beach. The unit was clean and the owner was responsive. A few doors did not open correctly but handyman came right away to fix them. Not enough household supplies were provided i.e. toilet paper, paper towels and trash bags but I would definetly rent it again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Super close to a beautiful beach.

  • 3 of 5

Place is very close to the beach, just steps away, and very convenient to everywhere. It was a nice quiet beach. A convenient shower outside with hot and cold water for washoff. The condo is a studio, so it is kinda small. Four people would be really cramped. No table to eat at inside. There is a table on the deck. But sometimes you just like to sit inside. There is a few maintenance issues the owner should address. Ex; Doors difficult to open, things pulling from the wall, just little things. We gave a list to the owners. The bed is comfortable. I slept pretty well. That wouldn't happen if there was an issue with the bed. I do think the television in front of the bed should be larger. Very small. So everything was good overall. Nice quiet beach. WARNING! DO NOT LEAVE YOUR BELONGINGS (chais, umbrellas, etc.) ON THE BEACH OVER NIGHT. The story goes... It was a nice uncrowded beach, so we put our belongings in a nice pile and left them on the beach, away from the shoreline. We didn't want to have to keep carrying them back and forth. I woke up the next morning and it was all gone. We found out that Code Enforement combs the beach every night. Ordinance says nothing is to be left on the beach after dark. We were unaware of this, no signs were posted anywhere, and nothing in the rules of the condo agreement. Believe me we looked everywhere and read everything. Walton County Code Enforement says everything goes straight to the landfill. Which I'm positive is a lie. Some of the items were brand new. No one would throw them away. Why wouldn't they give a first time warning. Or a small fine to recover the items. Approximately $100 worth of items. Chalked it up as a loss, and moved on. That would have been good info to know. Still had a good time regardless of what I call theft.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review, we are sorry you lost your items. The "LEAVE NO TRACE" law has been in Walton County and most beaches in the area since I have lived here for over 7 years. But we have adjusted our check in information to also state it for those that do not know the policy. I have had to charge guest for lost beach chairs that I am sure they did not know the rule either so I am creating some laminate signs to go in each of the units. We look forward to your next stay at Sticks in the Sand
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Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Fort Walton Beach
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Whale's Tale
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Whale's Tale
Nearest Beach
Miramar Beach

Sunchase Townhomes located directly on the gulf with breathtaking sunset views.


Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
11 Mar 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Memorial Day
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
3 Jun 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 4th
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
12 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Labor Day
2 Sep 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
2 Sep 2017 - 10 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £233.7
Cleaning Fee £97.37
Tax Rate 11.5%

We recommend E-Check to book online without the 3% VRBO transaction fee being deducted from your deposit. Holiday rates vary. Your deposit will be refunded 7-14 business days after checkout. 4pm check in -10 am check out. All our calendars are kept offline until all Sticks In the Sand Properties are booked. If this property is occupied we will recommend one with similar sleeping accommodations that has availability in our email response to your inquiry.
WE DO NOT rent this property to those under 25 during spring break, however we do rent in to them in other seasons but require special terms and conditions, additional deposits and insurance. The owner must be notified if you are under 25 at the time of inquiry or you will be considered a falsified reservation and cancelled in accordance with our terms and conditions.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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