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Corner location Pet Friendly, Two Bedroom Two BathMaravilla

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Destin

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This is a locally owned property. PLEASE DO NOT reply to requests for money to be wired to the owner. We take payments through Visa, Master Card and Discover by phone only. Please call 888-359-3030 to reserve.


You'll be surprised and delighted by Destin By-The-Sea, our beautiful 2-bedroom, 2 full bath GULF VIEW, END UNIT condo at the premier GULF-FRONT MARAVILLA Beach Resort.

This IMPECCABLY maintained unit features all new porcelain tile from Italy and furniture from the Cindy Crawford collection.

AWAKEN WITH A VIEW of the rolling waves from the luxury king-sized bed in the master bedroom. The queen bed in the guest room and the queen sleeper sofa (Sealy Posturepedic) in the living room provide for total sleeping capacity up to 6.

You also enjoy GREAT AT-HOME ENTERTAINMENT on our cable flat-screen HDTVs—all three are equipped with Blue-ray DVD players, Free Netflix streaming movies, and Pandora music. Free and secure Wi-Fi high speed internet is included, as well as free local and long distance calling on a landline phone.

Fully equipped kitchen with Frigidaire Gallery stainless steel appliances and convenient washer/dryer.


Maravilla owns the 2.5 ACRE PRIVATE BEACH in front of the units. Relax and enjoy a complimentary beach service (2-chair setup with umbrella), seasonally from March 9 thru October 31. Also available seasonally are wave runners, sand volleyball, kayak rentals, parasailing and much more.

Maravilla has two pools (one heated and one beachfront), heated outdoor Jacuzzi, beachfront grilling area, free tennis (two courts), basketball, shuffleboard, and a workout room. Paved bike and jogging paths are just steps from your back door.

Walk to great seafood restaurants on the beach like Pompano Joes and Captain Dave’s On The Gulf.

This exceptional 33-acre resort community is located just east of downtown Destin on Florida's glimmering Emerald Coast, with our world-renowned soft sugar-sand beaches and breathtaking emerald-green water.

Enjoy all the amenities of a luxury condo and everything Destin's Emerald Coast has to offer!


'What a wonderful view this place has! Everything was simply wonderful. We look forward to visiting again next year, as we were sad to see our time end. Thanks again!' -- The Comptons, MO

'A big 'thank you' for allowing us to vacation here every year. Your condo is so beautiful and so bright. It gives off a great aura of, 'It's going to be a great day!' The condo was spotless. We also love the balcony overlooking the awesome colors of the water. We look forward to coming here from our cold state of Minnesota.' -- June & Pat, Forest Lake, MN

'We loved staying in your condo! Great view of the Gulf!' -- Rick, Shirley, & Austin, Huntsville, AL

'I made it back home today from my wonderful stay in your condo. I enjoyed every minute of my trip! ...I would love to stay there again. The location on the property was perfect and I love the view! Thank you for such wonderful accommodations!' -- Terina M., LA

“We had a great stay, we could not have asked for anything better. Your place is really lovely, had a great time there. I appreciate you communicating with us back and forth. We’d be happy to come and stay again in the future. We really enjoyed your place and appreciated everything you’ve done for us to help us have a good trip. Thanks again!” --Jane H., Nashville, TN

“What a great place you have here, the weather was terrific & Destin is a wonderful place with all the great restaurants. Had a beautiful view of the Gulf and enjoyed the nice long walks in the morning. It was awesome & a great time.' -- Mike & Mary G., Milwaukee, WI





* Fully equipped kitchen with ice maker and microwave

* All linens provided except beach towels

* WASHER and DRYER in unit

* 2.5 acres of Gated Private Beach

* 2 POOLS (1 heated with HOT TUB adjacent)


* On-site TENNIS courts (no fees)

* Charcoal BBQ

Keywords: gulf view,condo,maravilla,destin, premium,luxury,beach,emerald coast

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Becki Downs
Member since: 2000
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016
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About Becki Downs

Our family has been visiting Destin area since 1995. We live in the Midwest, and seeing these beautiful beaches still amazes us. Our children enjoyed these beaches and now our grandchildren do too.

Becki Downs purchased this condo in 1997

Why Becki Downs chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Maravilla is a great place for families to enjoy. It is peaceful and off the beaten track.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great place! Will definitely stay here again. Condo was clean. Beach access was awesome,
Jun 2014
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based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

Corner location Pet Friendly, Two Bedroom Two BathMaravilla
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

Fantastic Pet Friendly Vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a great pet friendly vacation at this unit. Pictures of unit are very accurate. Beautiful beach view from the large balcony. Very clean, with absolutely no sign of any prior pets in the condo. The boardwalk in front of Maravilla made for some very lovely sunrise and sunset walks with our Boston Terrier. All pet owners staying at Maravilla were very friendly and responsible. Location was great. Short walk to Pompano Joe's for lunch or dinner. Destin attractions very close. Took sunset sail out of Destin twice while we were there. I think our Boston Terrier enjoyed the vacation as much as we did. Highly recommend this unit and Maravilla for your pet friendly vacation! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The title describes the property perfectly. There is nothing misleading about it at all.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time at Maravillla and it was all that we hoped for and more. Working with Victoria was a pleasure...so professional and prompt. The unit was wonderful and the whole complex was just what you would want in a beach front condo. All the staff were courteous and polite. The best part was the price...several hundred dollars less than other guests we spoke to. It is a corner unit, not full frontal to the gulf, but our decks were a perfect view of the waves crashing on the gulf. You can't go wrong working with Victoria to rent this condo for your dream vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Destin-By The Sea Condo Experience

  • 5 of 5


My family and I fell in love with your condo from the moment we opened the door. You had everything that we would ever need for the week. The beachview was heaven. Great pics! My family and I will be lifetime renters.



  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Zondra, thank you so much for letting us know you loved the condo, we work so hard to provide something special for our guests, it feels so good to know it's working! We look forward to seeing you again next year! -- Victoria
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Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
US Dollar
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
29 Oct 2016 - 28 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
1 Jan 2017 - 10 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
Early Spring
11 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
Spring Break
25 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
22 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Spring
6 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
20 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
4th of July
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Summer
8 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
5 Aug 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
19 Aug 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
21 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay


  • From $700/wk - $1779/wk
  • US Dollars
  • $110 Cleaning and 11% tax $45.00 Damage Waiver
Available arrival


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

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 840 sq. ft.
  • 4 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen Sleep Sofa w/Posturepedic mattress (1), Queen bed (1)
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 deck chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
***FREE HIGH-SPEED INTERNET, ***NETFLIX, ***3 HDTV/DVDs, Clubhouse with Fireplace

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