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Stay in Style🌞🌞🌞New 55' Curved TV & Furniture🌊🌊🌊Best Resort in Destin!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

This condo has received the most 5 star reviews in Emerald Grande! Stay with us!

Stay in Style! This is the resort that first-timers to Destin say "I want to stay there one day!"

***Watch our short video from one of our balconies (link above)***

Please view our calendar for open dates. If your dates are not open, message us because we have several units in Emerald Grande.

Fireworks every Thursday night of the year!!!

***Brand New 55' Samsung Curved TV!!!***

***Brand New Living Room Furniture***

3 Bedroom 2 Bath Condo

Overlooks the Pool, Gulf, and Destin Harbor

King size bed in the master bedroom

Queen size in the other roomy bedroom

Bunk Beds in the 3rd bedroom

***Queen Air Mattress Available for a $50 charge. Please let me know at time of booking if needed.

Come stay at the hottest resort in Destin! Not only will you have the best views in town but you will be above Harborwalk Village. Here you can find waterfront shopping, paddle board and kayak rentals, pontoon and jet ski rentals, parasailing, glass bottom boats, world class fishing, pirate ship excursions, dolphin cruises, clubs and nightlife, weekly fireworks, weekly Fat Tuesday parades, live entertainment, and an array of restaurants.

Whether you want to have a drink at Margaritaville or take the family on one of the popular dolphin cruises, Emerald Grande offers you the ability to simply walk outside to access all of what Destin has to offer!

The EXTRAS that make this resort the perfect place for your Destin vacation:

2 Pools (One indoor and one outdoor), 2 Hot Tubs, Spa, Sauna, Fitness Center that overlooks the pool and Gulf, Pool Bar, you are taken by boat to a private beach (the boat ride through the harbor is always a highlight). The resort is located just above Harborwalk Village that offers waterfront shopping and dining.

Spa at Emerald Grande

Want to be pampered while on vacation. Visit the Emerald Grande Spa. Offers massages, facials, body treatments, wraps, masks, and spa parties.

There is a sauna as well!

Our Favorite Things to Do

~Big Kahuna’s Water Park

2.6 miles from Emerald Grande

1007 US 98 Destin, Fl 32541

~The Track- Go Carts and Mini Golf

3.5 miles from Emerald Grande

1125 US 98 Destin, Fl 32541

~Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

5.7 miles from Emerald Grande

1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE

Ft. Walton Beach, Fl 32548

~Xtreme H20- Jet Ski Rentals

.2 miles from Emerald Grande

7 Calhoun Ave Destin, Fl 32541

~Destin Commons- Shopping

5.7 miles from Emerald Grande

4100 Legendary Dr. Destin, Fl 32541

~Silver Sands Factory Outlet- Shopping

10.1 miles from Emerald Grande

10562 Emerald Coast Pkwy W.

Miramar Beach, Fl 32550

~Championship Golf: Kelly Plantation, Regatta Bay, Sandestin

~Charter Boat Fishing- Lady EM

Harborwalk Village (Just below Emerald Grande)

Call Eric and tell him Chris told you to call him 850-502-0926

~Boat Rentals

Harborwalk Village (Just below Emerald Grande)

~Dolphin Cruises 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬 🐬

Harborwalk Village (Just below Emerald Grande)

~Dinner Cruises

Harborwalk Village (Just below Emerald Grande)

~Buccaneer Pirate Cruise

Harborwalk Village (Just below Emerald Grande)

Our Favorite Restaurants

~Dewey Destin’s Seafood (Bayside)

.2 miles from Emerald Grande

9 Calhoun Ave Destin, Fl 32541

~Harbor Docks

.9 miles from Emerald Grande

538 Harbor Blvd Destin, Fl 32541

~Back Porch

3.3 miles from Emerald Grande

1740 Scenic Hwy 98 Destin, Fl 32541

~Louisiana Lagniappe

2.4 miles from Emerald Grande

775 Gulf Shore Dr Destin, Fl 32541

~Stinky’s Fish Camp

**Best Restaurant in the area**

16.4 miles from Emerald Grande

5960 W. County Rd 30A

Santa Rosa Beach, Fl 32459

2017 Events from Destin to 30A

January 13-15--30A Songwriters Festival (Watercolor)

January 28--Destin's 7th Bayou, Bay & Beach- 5k Run/Walk & 10k-Destin. Fl

February 17-19--Wine Women & Shoes (Sandestin)

February 17-18--Sandestin Gumbo Festival & Seafood Boil (Baytowne Wharf, Destin, Fl)

February 24—Mardi Gras Parade~ Destin Commons

February 25—9th Annual Mardi Gras Parade (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

February 26—2nd Annual Taste of the Race with Chef Emeril Lagasse (Seaside)

February 28--Fat Tuesday Baytowne Bash Parade (Sandestin)

March 8—Cobia Kick Off Party (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

March 9-12--30A Wine Festival at Alys Beach

March 10—Bourbon, Beer & Butts (Alys Beach)

March 11—4TH Annual Taco & Tequila Fest (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

March 17—St. Patrick’s Day Grogg March (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

March 17—St. Patty’s Day Delight (The Village at Baytown Wharf)

March 18—17th Annual Run with the Dogs 5k Run/Walk (Destin)

April 15—Easter Explosion (The Village at Baytowne Wharf)

April 16—Easter Bunny Brunch & Visit with the Easter Bunny (Emerald Grande)

April 20--Destin Chamber's Annual Tax Relief Golf Tournament

April 20-23—31st Annual Sandestin Wine Festival (Village at Baytowne Wharf)

April 22-23—Destin Marathon & Half Marathon

April 27-30-- 5th Annual South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival (Sandestin)

April 29-- 2017 Destin Charity Wine Auction

May 3—Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

May 4-7—Burning Up the Beaches (Destin Commons)

May 5—Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl

May 6—Sinfonia 5k (Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort)

May 11—Finest on the Emerald Coast (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

May 19-21--Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach

May 27-28—Memorial Day Concert Celebration (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

May 27-29—Memorial Day Weekend Celebration (The Village at Baytowne Wharf)

June 1—Red, White, & Blue Hero Celebration (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 2-3—Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival (Ft. Walton Beach)

June 3—Rock the Docks with The Lagoons (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 7—Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 8—Red, White, & Blue Hero Celebration (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 10—Rock the Docks with The Jacob Mohr Band (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 17—Rock the Docks with Heritage Band (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

June 21-25—Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic (Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort)

June 24--Rock the Docks with The Springs (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 1-- Rock the Docks with The Lagoons (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 4—Fireworks at Destin Harbor Boardwalk

July 4—Red, White & Baytowne- Fireworks (Village at Baytowne Village)

July 8-- Rock the Docks with The Jacob Mohr Band (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 12— Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 15--Rock the Docks with Continuum (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 22--Rock the Docks with Sway Jah Vu (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

July 29-- Rock the Docks with The Springs (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

August 2— Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

August 5-- Rock the Docks with The Lagoons (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

August 10-12—Emerald Coast Poker Run (Destin Harbor)

August 12-- Rock the Docks with The Jacob Mohr Band (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

August 19-- Rock the Docks with The Springs (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

August 19-- 5th Annual Paddle at the Porch--The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster Bar Destin, Fl

September 2-4—Baytowne Wharf Art Walk

September 23—31st Annual Sandestin Triathlon

October 1-31—Destin Fishing Rodeo (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

October 6-8—Destin Seafood Festival (Destin Harbor Boardwalk)

October 13-14—10TH Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest (Village at Baytowne Wharf)

October 31—Trick or Treat Street at Baytowne

November 11—Sandestin Foundation for Kids Gameday 5k (Baytowne Marina)

November 18—Sparkling Wine & Holiday Lights (The Village at Baytowne Wharf)

December 9-10—Tee Off for Toys (Baytowne Golf Club)

December 31—Baytowne Countdown- Fireworks (The Village at Baytowne Wharf)

December 31—Fireworks at Harborwalk Village

What are you waiting for??? It's time to book. Either send me a message or click on Book It Now! You won't regret it. I, Chris, will be the one you work with from booking to checking in to the follow up phone call to make sure you had a good time and to give you an invite back to stay with us again.

You'll see why everyone always says they want to stay at The Emerald Grande one day....time to check it off your bucket list!

More Details

Property Manager
Chris McIlwain
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 February, 2017

About Chris McIlwain

Bluewater Rental & Cleanings manages properties throughout Destin, Fl.

Why Chris McIlwain chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

We work with the top properties in Destin, Fl and Emerald Grande is the best! We know our guests will love this resort and we strive to have the same families staying with us year after year.

What makes this condo unique

Unparalleled views of Destin Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico. Zero entry pool with the best pool deck in Destin. Indoor heated pool for rainy days. A great workout room with everything you need to stay fit on vacation. Harborwalk Village is just below resorts so shops, restaurants, and water activities are just steps away! And the beach you are taken to by boat (most guests see dolphins during the ride over) is the best in Destin, Fl!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(37 traveller reviews)

Stay in Style🌞🌞🌞New 55' Curved TV & Furniture🌊🌊🌊Best Resort in Destin!
average rating of 4.918919 based on 37 reviews
5

You Wont Be Disappointed!!

  • 5 of 5

I just returned from my "stay-cation" at the Emerald Grande 522, and it was everything I had hoped for. The views from balconies were beautiful, especially from the master bedroom. The living room balcony has a direct view to the amenities building, but once you go out onto the balcony you have a nice view of the pool and ocean. You have the sun shining onto the balconies for the majority of the day which made it nice. The unit had brand new living room furniture which was comfortable. The kitchen had everything I needed, including basic spices for dinner left over from previous guests. The bed in the master was a dream. The overview says the guest room has a queen sized bed, but it looked like another king size to me. The owners choose not to participate the in room service-meaning you don't provide a credit card at check in- so just know you have to pay with a credit card each time. No complaints at all. I even enjoyed the spa services. The staff, as always, was amazing and helpful...This is my third stay-cation at the Emerald Grande, and I'll do it again. Book it. You won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fairhope Alabama
5

Best place to celebrate new years

  • 5 of 5

This unit is fabulous. Great views of the gulf,and sunsets to die for.

Chris was fantastic as always, making everything easy,and always there if you need anything. Unit 522 is where you want to be. This was our 2nd time in this unit and you can't go wrong. BIG 55" curved tv,comfy beds and a new keurig coffee maker. What more do you need.

Thanks Chris for your hospitality!!!! We will be back😉

Danielle G

Fairhope Al

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Luxury Accommodations in Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at the Emerald Grande in Destin, FL, room 522. The room itself is spectacular! It was very clean and well appointed. Bluewater Rental and Cleanings did a great job of making sure everything was perfect for our stay. Everything in the condo was top-notch, from the granite countertops to the luxurious spa shower in the master bath. The bed in the master bedroom was by far the most comfortable bed we've ever slept on during a vacation. The sheets were so incredibly soft! It inspired us to buy a resort-quality bamboo sheet set from the Cariloha store on the Harbor Walk Village during our trip. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful unit!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this beautiful unit. It was larger than we expected and had a wonderful view of the ocean. I would definitely go back to this unit the next time we visit Destin.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Tropical paradise

  • 5 of 5

Loved staying at emerald grande. The master suite had a separate balcony with a great view of the harbor and the bed was very comfortable. We would love to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay at the Emerald Grande #522

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from a one week vacation in Destin and we stayed in unit #522 at Emerald Grande. The unit is beautiful and the property is very well maintained. The view of the harbor is lovely, especially in the evening and the location can't be beat. Condo has everything you could possibly need. We will definitly be back again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Destin, Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2017
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
£371
for 2 nights
From
£129
 
 
Spring 2017
4 Mar 2017 - 6 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£442
for 2 nights
From
£165
 
 
Spring 2017
25 Mar 2017 - 1 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,093
for 4 nights
From
£245
 
 
April 2017
8 Apr 2017 - 6 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,004
for 4 nights
From
£223
 
 
May 2017
13 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,516
for 5 nights
From
£281
 
 
Summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,118
for 5 nights
From
£401
£2,786
 
 
Week of 4th of July 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,588
for 7 nights
£3,588
 
 
Summer 2017
8 Jul 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,273
for 5 nights
From
£432
£3,053
 
 
Late Summer Discount 2017
12 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,182
for 4 nights
From
£267
 
 
Labor Day 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,360
for 4 nights
From
£312
 
 
September 2017
6 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,128
for 4 nights
From
£254
 
 
Fall Break 2017
23 Sep 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,178
for 4 nights
From
£266
From
£281
Fri,Sat
 
 
October 2017
22 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£647
for 3 nights
From
£178
 
 
November 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 22 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£647
for 4 nights
From
£134
From
£165
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
23 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£727
for 3 nights
From
£205
 
 
Nov/Dec 2017
27 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£647
for 4 nights
From
£134
From
£165
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas 2017
22 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£897
for 4 nights
From
£196
 
 
December 2016
27 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£442
for 2 nights
From
£165
 
 
New Year's 2018
30 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£874
for 3 nights
From
£254
 
 
Jan/Feb 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£736
for 7 nights
From
£89
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £112
Tax Rate 11.0%

Summer Rates (May 22- Aug 2) are Saturday to Saturday ONLY

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Destin in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1301 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Bunk Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Emerald Grande is the top resort in Destin and has something to offer the entire family. From a full spa and shopping just downstairs to deep sea fishing and boat rentals, everyone will have a memorable time! Destin, Fl, USA

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