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Fall Discounts! Perfect 3BR Crystal Beach! Short Walk To Beach; Best Location!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom • 2 Bathroom • Sleeps 8 • Crystal Beach #664155

3 Bedroom • 2 Bathroom • Sleeps 8

Life is sweeter in a cottage by the sea!

Luca by the Sea is a spacious, 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage nestled in the dreamy community of Crystal Beach in Destin, Florida. Located just steps from the community pool, and only a short walk to sparkling emerald beaches and world class shopping/restaurants. Completely re-furnished, with all new appliances, new dark wood flooring throughout and freshly painted in 2015! No detail has been overlooked for your perfect vacation at Luca by the Sea!

-Master Bedroom: King Bed, En-Suite Bath, Walk-In Closet, TV & DVD

-Bedroom 2: Queen Bed, TV & DVD

-Bedroom 3: Double Bed, Bunk Beds, TV & DVD

-2 Full Bathrooms: Private Master Bath & Additional Guest Bath

-Fully Stocked Kitchen- Granite Counters, NEW Stainless Appliances

-Spacious Living & Dining Areas-- Featuring 50in TV, Bluray and Leather Furniture and Dining Area

-Laundry Room with Washer and Dryer

-Spacious Wrap Around Porch; Side Porch Fully Screened In! Outdoor seating!

-Back Deck with Gas Grill

-Outdoor Shower

-Picturesque White Picket Fence

-Private Community POOL Exclusively for Crystal Beach Guests

INCLUDED:

*ALL NEW FURNISHINGS, TV's, APPLIANCES IN 2015@)!%

*Beach Gear: 4 Beach Chairs, Sand Toys, Beach Umbrella

*Entertainment: Small DVD Collection and Family Games Provided

*Free WiFi

* DISH TV service with 200+ channels and DVR

**Summer Season Rentals are 7 nights (Saturday-Saturday)

~2 Blocks to World Class Beaches!

~Less than 1 Block to Starbucks, Barnes and Noble, Ice Cream & Additional Shopping/Restaurants

~0.3 Miles to Destin Commons(75+ Shops & Restaurants), Publix, AMC Movies, Uncle Buck's Bowling, Bass Pro Shop & SO MUCH MORE!

~1 Block to Bike Rental and Water-sports

Book your perfect beach vacation at Luca by the Sea and discover the magic of Crystal Beach! Paradise is only a call away!

More Details

Owner
Stephanie DeVito
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 November, 2017

About Stephanie DeVito

Stephanie is lucky to call Destin home, along with her husband Greg, 3 year old son and newborn baby girl. Originally from Atlanta, Ga, Stephanie spent her childhood vacationing in Destin and knew she wanted to call this slice of paradise home one day. Stephanie is thrilled to share her dream cottage by the sea with guests, so they too can discover the magic of Crystal Beach!

Why Stephanie DeVito chose Crystal Beach

Stephanie and her husband fell in love with the quaint Crystal Beach area for its idyllic white picket fences and proximity to all the best Destin has to offer. As locals themselves, they know the dreamy lifestyle Crystal Beach offers just can't be beat!

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a great house in a great location!! The home was well stocked, clean and comfortable. Loved the decor and flat screen TVs/ DVDs in every room. The location of the house is perfect, short walk to the beach and walking distance to shops and restaurants. The owners were wonderful, and left a welcome gift that even had a treat for our dog! Great vacation, we would definitely stay again!
May 2015
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Location

Destin Commons
"75+ Shops and Restaurants; IMAX Theatre; Uncle Buck's Bowling; Bass Pro"
Pompano Joe's
"Great Seafood!!"
790 On The Gulf
"Great seafood two blocks away!!!"
Publix Super Market
"Grocery Store within .5 Mile"
Henderson Beach State Park
"Annual Pass Included...Private Beaches!!!"
Camille's
"Quaint Cafe two blocks away"
Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
"Outlets of Brand Name and Designer Stores"
Crab Trap
"Seafood on the Beach!!"
Walmart Supercenter
Harborwalk Village
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
The Fresh Market
Northwest Florida Regional Airport
Fat Clemenza's
Nearest Airport
17.5 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
790 On The Gulf
Nearest Golf
1.7 Miles
Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club
Nearest Train
50 Miles
Amtrak, Pensacola FL
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Camille's
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Crystal Beach
Car: recommended

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Shower - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Outdoor Shower - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • 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
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.88 based on 26 reviews
4

Loved It!

  • 4 of 5

We were greeted with a nice gift bag and even dog treats for the pups! That was such a welcoming gesture! The house was very comfortable and clean. The screened porch was so nice at night. The master bed was very comfortable! Other than low water pressure in the guest bath, everything was lovely! We had an issue getting in one night because the battery on the door lock was dead. We called the number and they were there in less than 10 minutes. Batteries were changed and problem solved. We would definitely stay at this house again! Thanks to the Divitos for sharing it with us!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It is a great property close to restaurants, shopping, and the beach.

  • 5 of 5

The house is in a nice neighborhood setting with a front porch, screened in porch on the side, and a open concept kitchen, dining, and living room space. It is clean, comfortable, and cozy. We look forward to returning again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house! We really enjoyed our stay. Property was well maintained. Not that bad of a walk to the beach. I would definitely stay here again. Owner was great to deal with.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean place with good location

  • 5 of 5

Owners were readily available with recommendations. Close to the pool and walking distance to the public beach access. We loved it!!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great beach house!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a great week at the beach and loved this house!! Amazing location in Crystal beach, really close to beach, grocery store, shopping. The house itself is just as pictured, even better in person. Clean, modern and spacious, it's really the perfect beach house. We hope to return soon!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice Stay; Close to Beach; Good Amenities

  • 4 of 5

We had five adults and three children staying here. The location was great — a six-minute walk to the beach. This unit has three bedrooms. We gave the master suite to our son and daughter-in-law. We took the queen bed. Our bed was comfortable and we slept well. The king bed is very soft. We changed by putting the three kids in the master bed and the adults took the small room which has a bunk bed and a double bed. Much better. The kitchen is well stocked. Note: If you want to do a lot of cooking and will be using a knife, you might want to bring one with you. The knives are okay, but not what you might be used to for carving/preparing food. Plenty of dishes, utensils, cook ware and glasses. The refrigerator is full-sized and works great. The ice maker is nice and works good but we had enough people so we supplemented ice from the grocery. The oven and microwave are also easy to operate and work fine. The kitchen is spacious enough to give you room for a few people working at the same time. The laundry (just off the kitchen) was used extensively. It's easy when you can wash your clothes, bathing suits, and towels. If you find yourself short of anything, it's only a 5-minute drive to a Publix grocery. We had a small issue with a smoke detector going off for no reason. I contacted the owner and the response was quick and easy. There is an outdoor shower which we used when returning from the beach; this was great in removing sand/salt prior to going inside. A gas grill is located on the back deck. There is an outdoor swing and chairs on the front porch which we enjoyed . . . also a screened-in porch which was nice, too. There are some items provided which you might want to use at the beach: a beach cart, some floaters, toys, a beach umbrella, etc. We brought our own beach chairs and umbrella. That was perfect for us as we used two umbrellas on the beach. One thing: we went to the beach at around 8:30 AM. Upon arrival there were already plenty of umbrellas and chairs set up that people could rent. Down the beach, resorts set up umbrellas and chairs for their guests. If you want a good spot, you MUST go early. All in all, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this nice house. One recommendation: Replace the king bed with something a bit firmer . . . okay, A LOT firmer. If that bed was changed out, we would certainly entertain staying there again.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2017/2018
5 Nov 2017 - 2 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,086
for 7 nights
£1,086
£1,899
 
 
Spring 2018
3 Mar 2018 - 11 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,566
for 7 nights
£1,566
 
 
Summer 2018
12 May 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,816
for 7 nights
£1,816
 
 
Late Summer 2018
11 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,649
for 7 nights
£1,649
 
 
Fall 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 9 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,253
for 7 nights
£1,253
 
 
Winter 2018/2019
10 Nov 2018 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,086
for 7 nights
£1,086
£1,899
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,816
for 7 nights
£1,816
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £93.87 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £44.31
Cleaning Fee £112.65 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Must be 25 years of age or older to book
Pets considered, additional deposit required

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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