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BRAND NEW Luxury Beach Home. BOOK NOW for Summer 2018!

Bedrooms 7
Separate WC's1
Space 3,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Luxury Beach House | White Chef's Kitchen | 7 BR 6 BA | 3800 Sq Ft | Pool |

Welcome to "Casa Blanca". Vacation in a BRAND NEW 2018 property! In construction now, ready for Summer, 2018. See photos and map. Just steps to the beach. Built to model the desirable Watercolors/Seaside home style. (Ask about all our wonderful customer testimonials). At Casa Blanca you'll have the best of both worlds. Enjoy the white sand beach a few houses down the street or relax in your private pool/patio. Enjoy all our flat screen TVs, HBO, cable and gaming. Cook dinner in the large chef's kitchen!

Check out all the beautiful property pictures. Amazing walking/biking/jogging-friendly beachfront neighborhood. Also golf cart friendly as well. Steps to direct beach access. One short block (8 houses off beach). Brand new and designed beautifully inside and out. Located in the heart of Destin. Walking distance to plenty of restaurants, shops and entertainment. You'll be very satisfied when you see all that's available and close by. The house interior is beautiful, modern and spacious on three floors with a large private heated pool and patio. Seven bedrooms accommodate large and small groups with many sleeping options. Choose between king beds, double beds and bunk rooms. Flat screens in all rooms of course. Large chef's eat in kitchen with all amenities. Additional second and third floor living rooms perfect retreat for the kids to watch movies or video gaming. Deck/balconies on second and third floors. Ocean view

We are booking now and have April/May specials! Call or email me! Casa Blanca is our third beach house in the beautiful Crystal Beach. We are proud of our over 55 "5-star" customer testimonials earned at CASA Blue. Actually located close to CASA Blanca!

We are one short block (8 houses) to the beach (Direct beach access via Barracuda Street access). Located (corner of John and Barracuda). Prettiest street in Crystal Beach! Casa Blanca a custom upscale beach rental.

Three stories with three living areas, 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms! Two decks. One in the front and an extra large deck in the back, overlooking the private pool and patio area. Three separate family rooms in this house. Set up for TV, video and gaming. Beautiful kitchen features a chef's kitchen with gas stove and a secluded private backyard and patio with heated pool.

We made it our focus to build our two beach houses with our guest enjoyment and comfort as a top priority. Built as a beach "Home" not a beach "Rental". Just one short block (8 houses to direct beach access!). Preferred Crystal Beach setting and location. You have the best of both worlds. A short stroll to the beach and a private luxury retreat with private pool, patio and beautiful accommodations to satisfy all your family and friend's needs.

Casa Blanca is new, upscale, beachy and roomy. Three floors with balconies on the second and third floors. We are booking now and are happy to work with you on early deposits to secure your dream vacation.

Enjoy the preferred Destin location of Crystal Beach. No busy streets and close to everything. Enjoy a nice stroll, jog, bike or go for a golf cart drive!

Be the first to secure your prime vacation weeks in beautiful Crystal Beach in a brand new beach residence. Everything is 100 percent fresh and new!

Located in Destin's premier location and beach neighborhood. We are proud of our customer testimonials *

'Casa Blanca" will be your beach vacation paradise! Brand New in all ways. Just a short walk to the beach and a tropical oasis for entertaining in the over-sized luxury kitchen, relaxing in the private pool/patio area and enjoying time with friends and family in the extra-spacious living and dining room area.

Located in Destin’s premier enclave of Crystal Beach. Walk to everything. Restaurants, smoothie shop, bike rentals, shopping, AMC movie theater, Whole Foods, bowling, Bass Pro Shops and much more!

Crystal Beach, where the house is located is the perfect neighborhood to bike, jog or stroll, day or night. Perfect for families, friends, reunions and making memories. Very desirable Florida beach vacation destination. Top rated white sand beaches and names the ‘luckiest fishing village in the world.

Your inquiries are Important. Call us and check us out. We take every inquiry seriously and reply to each person. We enjoy speaking with guests so don’t hesitate to call us! If we don’t reply quickly or answer the phone, we will get back to you as soon as possible. We try to return calls, texts and emails within two hours. Usually in a few minutes.

You are important. We simply charge rent, cleaning, tax and we do have to charge for pool heat upon request.

We look forward to hosting you at CASA Blanca!

More Details

Louise Buslow
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
17 December, 2017

About Louise Buslow

Our names are Joe, Louise, Drew and Dylan. We are a beach family and love to be near the ocean. We relocated from the north shore of Boston to Texas recently. We missed having the beach in our backyard and decided to build our own dream beach vacation getaway. My husband grew up in Florida and took me to Destin where I fell in love with the white sandy beaches and turquoise water of the gulf. We specifically fell in love with the Crystal Beach area for the shopping, dining and family attractions. This is our fourth rental season and our third property. We really enjoy our home away from home.

We look forward to sharing our special piece of heaven at "Casa Blanca"!

Yours Truly,

The Buslow Family

Louise Buslow purchased this house in 2018

Why Louise Buslow chose Crystal Beach

Our beach homes are built to be more spacious than typical Crystal Beach vacation rental homes. 3,800+ Sq Ft. With larger gathering areas and upscale and roomy kitchen. Sleeps 22 comfortably.

- Easy walking distance to the beach. Enjoy the beach, relax in the private pool or walk around this great Crystal Beach enclave

What makes this house unique

- You are renting a new luxury new property. Casa Blanca is complete and we are taking reservations now. Designed from the ground up for your comfort and enjoyment.

- Our homes are "Green Homes'. All new high efficiency heat and air. New high efficiency windows and glass doors throughout. Tankless water heater. All bedding is brand new! Warm and comfortable engineered wood throughout the downstairs living areas and kitchen. House includes high efficiency tankless water heaters. The pools include the latest in technology with a Zodiac energy efficient pumps and Ozonater which reduces the harmful effects of chlorine, adding clarity and sparkle to the pool.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Crystal Beach in Destin

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Downstair entry powder room
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Private in upstairs master. Free standing tub &double sinks
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , private in downstairs master. Double sinks
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jack and Jill for Bunk Room and Media Room
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , In the BR with two double beds
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 3rd floor bath
  • 6 baths throughout. Extra large bathrooms in both upstairs and downstairs master bedrooms
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Bedroom 6 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 3rd floor master. Vaulted ceiling and private balcony!
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2nd floor master BR with King Bed and private bath. Cable
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Double Bed , 2nd floor. Two double beds and Jack & Jill bath. Cable
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Bunk Bed , 2nd floor Two full-over full bunks. Jack & Jill bath. Cable
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs master. private closet & bath. Cable
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , Downstairs Master BR. Large closet & bath. Cable
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Bunk Bed , 3rd floor bunk room 2 sets of Twin over Twin bunks
  • Flat screen TVs in all rooms and Living Room, including cable.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
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
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Our satisfied guests confirm this is a great destination location. Walking and biking distance to just about everything. You'll barely want to use your car after you unpack. Enjoy the beach, then come back and relax in your upscale beach house getaway and private patio. Best of both worlds!


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average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews

Perfect place for a large group!

  • 5 of 5

This house was wonderful! We all came from around the U.S. to celebrate our parents' 60th wedding anniversary and everything from the personal greeting and congrats to our parents to the excellent communication with Louise, we had a great time. The house is an easy walk to the beautiful beach, and the pool (salt water - so luxurious!) was a perfect place for us to sit, talk, swim, cook, laugh, repeat. The amenities are high, from TVs in every room to both a regular coffee machine AND a Keurig (for us, that was a big win). The decor and floors are all very beach-themed and relaxing. We couldn't have asked for a better place. Thanks Louise!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home with everything we needed

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you liked our home with all our amenities and proximity to the beach. We look forward to hosting you again. Louise and Joe
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Beautiful house ! !

  • 5 of 5

The house was big with plenty of rooms for a lot of people. Loved having lots of bathrooms and TV'S for everyone to use which made it a lot more Comfortable. The pool was awesome and we all loved that as well . Only down fall is, we wish it had been a little closer to the beach but overall we loved our stay there and the house!!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you liked our comfy beds, pool and all of our entertainment for your pleasure. Our kids helped plan with the entertainment. Every room and living area have TV's (10 in total). We are eight houses away from the access and less than a five minute walk to the beach. Conveniently located near shops, restaurants, movies, golf courses, bowling alleys, put-put, Big Kahuna water park, outlets, Destin Commons, Whole Foods and several other shops. We look forward to hosting you again. Louise and Joe
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AMAZING!!!! My families stay at the Casa Blanca was like a dream come true.

  • 5 of 5

I will definatley be coming back with my family again, the house was very roomy and the bed were awesome. Plenty of space for everyone to have their privacy. Having the pool was perfect for days when the kids and parents just wanted to relax. Having the beach toys and chairs was a major plus for our days at the beach, and the little things the owner did like the welcome note with chocolates was so nice. Thanks again for having our family in your home will be coming back for sure!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you liked our comfy beds and all of our home amenities. We enjoy sharing our piece of paradise with our guests and look forward to hosting you again. Louise and Joe
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Fantastic Property Managed by Owner.

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year we have had a 3-generation family reunion at one of this owner's properties and we simply can't say enough! The house is well appointed, the owner extremely responsive, and the location is great ... walking distance to Crystal Beach. If you are looking for an easy, relaxing vacation right down to comfy beds and linens to a cook's kitchen that is completely stocked with dishes, silverware, pots & pans, pool towels, etc., then this is it. This year we had 9 adults and four boys from 18 months to 4-1/2 years. There was space to spare! The little tots walk down to the beach ... and, yes, it really is only a 5-minute walk, in the morning then come back for lunch and naps. Then they spend the afternoon in the pool. There are so many choices that suit everyone. We always leave some of our groceries behind for the next visitor ... condiments, paper plates, etc., and there are always some waiting there for us. The owner provides lots of beach toys and chairs. This property has a wonderful grill so one night we grilled fresh grouper and fresh Florida shrimp followed by S'mores on our little camp charcoal grill. Everyone loved it. If you want the ultimate luxury rent some beach chair/umbrella set-ups. Thank you Louise!!! Once again we loved it! The Post family

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love our guests! Glad you enjoyed all of our amenities. We stay at our house and constantly make sure it is up to our high standards. I want our guests to be comfortable from the bedding, sheets, towels, furniture and cleanliness of our home. It is in a great spot five minutes or less until your feet are in the white sand and emerald green water. We are happy to share all that we have and hope you all come back again. Louise and Joe:0)
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Albrecht stay in Destin

  • 5 of 5

House was great. Grandkids loved the pool and pool toys. Close to beach, although public beach area is very limited. Beach chairs and cart were very useful. Would like to come back again.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you liked our house. We built a 7 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath, gulf view vacation rental with guests in mind. We offer a fully equipped chefs kitchen with a gas stove, newly built with new furniture, beach accessories, pool toys, new bedding, private pool, outdoor shower. We are a close proximity (short walk) to the beach and area amenities including shopping, restaurants, movies, golf and bowling. 20 feet from the high water line is open to the public on all of Destin's beaches. We look forward to hosting you again.
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Fort Walton
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Regatta Bay
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Crystal Beach Inn
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Crystal Beach
Car: recommended

Check out Destin Commons for shopping, food and entertainment. Just a half mile away! Whole Foods, AMC movies, Uncle Buck's Bowling, Bass Pro Shop. Plus Silver Sands Outlet Mall, Antique stores, and many more.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Crystal Beach, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 4th week
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2018
8 Jul 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
late summer
12 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
Labor Day 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Fall 2018
9 Sep 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Thanksgiving 2018
17 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas 2018
15 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £300.2 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £375.25
Tax Rate 11.0%

$400 cleaning, 11% tax and $500 refundable damage deposit. $300 fee for pool heat. Credit card for the initial deposit. eCheck for the final pay. Rates subject to change.

- Please email regarding holiday rates (July 4 is $6500)

Rates quoted for 14 people. Add $20 per person over occupancy of 14. Free for ages over 2 years.

CC: Visa, MC, AMX and Discover

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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