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Gulf frontChez Mireille

People16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
16
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Santa Rosa Beach - Gulf vue parlor, spa, 2 decks.

House, 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, 16 Sleeps

Late Summer Dates Available! Gulf Front, Sky Deck, Hot Tub

This 5 bedroom home with 2 king master bedrooms, one overlooking the gulf and hot tub also has a queen pull out sofa. Another King suite on the north side of the house, 2 queen/twin bedrooms and a single bedroom with 'European' single, plus the pull out sofa in the family room allows for 16 guests if needed.

Slip out of the waterfront master bedroom just steps away from your decktop spa for more pillow talk or another ultra private soak at midnight, your tranquility protected by the new six foot high privacy doors blocking all outside access to your deck, your tub and your peace and quiet.

This beautiful property, just steps up from the beach, is the perfect vacation get-away for familes who love the beach, biking, exploring our beautiful parks or just relaxing in the brand new hot tub, on the deck overlooking the aquamarine Gulf of Mexico.

Wonderfully comfortable for the handicapped, this single level house provides wheel chair access to every public area doorway and two of the four bathrooms.

Enjoy the huge deck, half covered for sun or shade and new outdoor furniture sharing space with the new spa tub.

Long a popular spot for weddings, rehearsal dinners or reunions,Chez Mireille's ten French doors opening wide to the 19 ft wide deck outside expand the 48 x 24 ft great room into a 67 foot long party and celebration area, with optimal seating and clear sight lines to and from speakers outsid& as well as inside.

This 3000 square foot home has been the delight of many weddings and

special events over the years, accommodating as many as 50 to 60 event guests at a time. Visitors praise the practical split floor plan which allows a couple of familes to share the premises, with two bedrooms and two baths on each side of the common living area, plus a 5th bedroom tucked away for quiet for little ones naps. Two new big screen TV's, DVD, plus wireless as well as cable internet and fully equipped kitchen allow you to enjoy your vacation without packing anything but your bathing suit !

The two largest master bedrooms feature king-size beds, one with a magnificent view of the sun rising over the gulf before a rosy pink sky, painting the palm tree before your window a ruby laser red during dawn's first few seconds when its rays parallel the horizon.

Beyond an adjoining shower and bathroom and a Queen plus single bedroom, enjoy the Jacuzzi style jets of a new bathtub with an oversized French spa style shower nozzle.

On the other side of the living area is another King master bedroom with its large mirror lined bathroom, with tub/shower, and then another Queen plus single bedroom and, beyond that, in the fourth couples' mini suite, another shower with its own dressing area and additional small clothes storage area.

Email Arlene for more, newer photos of the deck and house.

More Details
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Scott Bruns
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016
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Reviews

Very Good! 4/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

Gulf frontChez Mireille
average rating of 4.0 based on 16 reviews
1

Not as Advertised

  • 1 of 5

We arrived at the house and found it very dirty. There were bugs & roaches on beds and on dirty floors. There were moldy shower curtains, duct tape hanging from microwave, there were holes in some doors, poorly repaired furniture (some duct taped) . We had to clean house before unpacking. The furniture was stained and soiled. We covered couches and chairs in the living area with blankets and sheets so we could sit on them. We washed some of the bedding. One of the airconditioning units was not working (it was a very hot time of year). It actually stopped working several times during our stay. The owner was good about getting repair people out to the house but we weren't happy about having them in our house all week. The last time the airconditioning went out, they put in a loud, large unit in our bedroom with an industrial cord running across the floor. It leaked puddles of water on the floor and around the electrical cord. In one of the bathrooms, the plumbing pulled away from the wall (while in use) and we had to exit the shower and wait an hour with the water running because the water was scalding hot and we couldn't get the water to turn off. Another repairman in our house. There was a leak under property during our stay. So yet another repairman in and about the house. Using loud equipment. Inner & outer doors being opened and shut with industrial cords running through the house during the day (no privacy). So during a one week stay we had 4 different repairs, some lasting 2 days.

The pictures online make the house look MUCH better than it actually is. If we could have moved to another place on the beach, we would have done so. But at that time there were no available units on the beachside.

We left the house cleaner than when we arrived.

The owner then delayed our refundable cleaning deposit. We had to contact him many, many times along with reporting it to VRBO/Home Away before finally receiving our deposit (8 weeks later). The owner was very difficult to work with. He claimed he had sent us our check and accused us of trying to extort extra money from him. He became very combative. We feel that we would have not received our refund if we had not reported it. We DO NOT recommend vacationing in this house. AT ALL! we don't understand the good reviews that are online.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Little Rock, AR
5

My annual getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This is my ninth year to come to this fabulous place! We come every July and in a few short weeks will be headed there again. The view from the covered deck or the sun deck will take your breath away. You are only a few stair steps away from the beautiful beach. The house accommodates everyone's needs from entertaining to having your own personal space. You are just 3 houses down from seaside which makes for a nice bike ride or walk in the morning to Modica Market for coffee and a muffin. My mother can sit under the covered deck all day while watching her children and grandchildren play. The joy this house brings to her and the rest of the family will keep us coming for many more years. The hospitality we receive while staying here makes you feel like you are at your home away from home. Highly recommend this house to anyone who enjoys beautiful sunsets and just plain fun!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas Texas
5

Great Again

  • 5 of 5

2nd year we stayed here and we plan on staying here again next year. An awesome week with a great view. What more could you want?

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

FAMILY OF 16

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property during the month of July 2015. We could not have been more pleased. It was perfect for our family of 16. There are 5 bedrooms and two of the bedrooms have bunks. We were able to sleep everyone. We were also able to sit everyone for meals. There is a big bar in the kitchen for seating and a big table and another smaller table that we would also use for games. We also used the table outside for meals. The outside area is perfect. It has a covered area for lounging and reading and also an area not covered for sunning. We also used the hammocks and the hot tub frequently. We thoroughly enjoyed the upper deck for watching the sunset. This house is big enough for everyone to have their own space and there enough seating for movie night. Being right on the beach is perfect and so nice for the grandparents to watch and still be a part of the action even if they're not down on the beach. The location is perfect -literally 3 houses down from Seaside. We walked and rode our bikes nightly to Seaside to enjoy snowballs, ice cream, shopping, or just walking around. This is our 2nd time to stay on this property and the homeowner keeps making changes to make it better and better. He bent over backwards to help us and was only just a phone call away for whatever we needed. We will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much. We so appreciate your words which make us happy you felt "at home" here on our beautiful bech. What more could we possiby add ? Scott
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5

Great Holiday Week

  • 5 of 5

We spent the week of July 4th at Chez with a large group of family and friends . Being right on the beach, we could sit on the deck to watch the kids on the beach or send them to the house without the need to walk with them home. My favorite part was sitting on the deck and watching the sting rays, dolphins while drinking coffee. The house is exactly as described with plenty of rooms for large groups.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words. You are the guests we offer this home for as we try constantly to make Chez Mireille more enjoyable for our guests and, for the short time we can spend a week there ourselves or with family, not to try to dress it up and drive up our costs and prices by, for example, replacing every piece of cracked tile or to replace furniture every year or two for purely cosmetic purposes. Rather we try, while choosing ss carefuly a possible among alternatives., and while holding our prices to a rock bottom level for a place with such a wonderful waterfroont view and large sleeping capacity, to gradually upgrade practical .features, adding still more sleeping, seatiing and dining capacity, adding more convenience items, trying to increase the quality of a visitor' s physical experience rather than trying to turn a comfortable old house into some kind of showplace. in an effort to increase our rental income without improving the home's enjoyability. as a near perfect spot to enjoy our gleaming white quartz crystl beach and aquamariine surf and , for those less active, watching others do so from our gulf and beach view hammocks and hot tub, our shady lower deck and, in cooler weather, sunny upper deck.
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Dallas Texas
5

Awesome week!

  • 5 of 5

We have three boys under 4 years old and the close proximity to the beach couldn't be beat. The deck and hot tub were a nice way to relax when the kids were napping. Great layout for a young family. Plenty of room for a much larger group. We tried to stay longer but the flights were all sold out, so we had to leave after a truly relaxing week. Perfect distance to seaside (not too close and not too far). Great value for the money over a seaside house without a view. Highly recommend staying here. We would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Please come back soon.
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Location

Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Beach activities.

* Shop in Seaside.

* Biking, hiking.

* Kayaking.

* Dining, entertainment.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Sunbathe.

* Biking.

* Hiking.

* Float on the Gulf..

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Beach activities.

* Amusement parks.

* Fishing.

* TV with HBO..

Watch Teens Play on the Beach from Your Comfortable Chaise on the Deck

Not only at home, but nearby, at Grayton Beach State Park, just a mile west of Seaside, is a lovely inland lake with views of the gulf for kayaking, hiking and camping. Many miles of bike paths run the length of Scenic Highway 30-A along our breathtaking Emerald Coast. Trek nearby nature trails by foot or take your bike.

For shopping addicts, take hwy 98 a few miles west to Sandestin's outlet mall or, farther west, Destin Commons, for more stores, restaurants and special attractions for children.

To the east, visitors can sample the stores of Panama City Beach's new mall, new movie theater and restaurants, and, east of that, Panama City itself.

But those most content with lovely water views, friendly unhurried people who say "hello" and smile when they greet you, frequent visitors, often stay home for the quiet charm of Seagrove , the pleasure of "getting away from it all" as a reward for a year's hard work.

Throw your towel down on the warm sand and soak up the warmth and peace and quiet.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santa Rosa Beach, Seagrove Beach

Notes

  • Nightly Rate: $350 - $655

    Weekly Rate: $3325 - $4790

    Monthly Rate: $5000 - $23000


  • Rates are adjusted by season, weekly minimum 'high season" rates do not include
    taxes (12%) and/or cleaning $270.00
    Spring 2012, 4290.00 weekly only, March 3-April, 29
    Later Spring, April 29 through May 26 549.00/nght, 3 night min.
    Summer June 3 - Aug 14, 2012 4790.00/weekly only
    Fall 2012 Sept 5-Nov 17 - 595.00 nite Nov-Dec. Non-Holiday 475.00 nite 3 night min.
    Fall Holidays, Thanksgiving Christmas
    New Years 525.00 night,
    Winter 2012 350.00/nite, 3 night min
    Rentals during "High Season" & "spring break" are Saturday to Saturday only
    Snowbirds, Jan-Feb, great house to share with 2 or 3 couples, call for rates.
    Pay by check of postal money order. Credit cards not accepted.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Santa Rosa Beach in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Beach View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
The addition of the big "Sky Deck" has made this house a true 'eye popper'! Designed with the thought of our guests being able to see for miles across the magnificent beaches and water, you'll want to spend every spare minute just gazing. Dark or light. This home has every amenity we could think of for your comfort, fully equipped with linens, full kitchen equipment, and, in the living room, wet bar. Enjoy the spa tub for the vacation of a lifetime! You have televisions sets in all five bedrooms and even in two of the four bathrooms so championship match point or the putt of a lifetime, or the finishing touch to that cooking show recipe just because you can't stay in the living room without budging even half a second longer. Just steps away is the beautiful town of Seaside, setting for the movie "The Truman Show," the design prize-winning picture perfect village on the Gulf of Mexico, with its quaint art shops, snack bars, remarkable repertory theater, and grassy contoured arena in the center of town for free outdoor concerts, flea markets, antique auto shows, twice weekly country food markets, bordered by dining spots ranging from hot dogs to haute cuisine and nearby entertainment ranging from country combos to sports bars to beer and bar-b-cue.

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