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Luxury On the Beach - Renovations Just Completed - Now Taking 2016-17 Bookings

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 60 nights

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Minimum Stay
1 - 60 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Destin - Suite 215

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6, This Suite Is The Best Of The Best

Voted "Destin's Best Vacation Resort Condominium Community!" It's a drop dead gorgeous Southern-hospitality-laden Resort which makes it a must return destination.

Located in the heart of Destin, this private resort community is situated right on the world-famous sugar white-sand beaches - where every grain is washed by the shimmering emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As you pass through the guarded entry, one of our security guards will direct you to the front check-in lobby. As you enter the grounds, you will quickly realize that you have just left the hustle and bustle of every day life and it's distractions and have just entered a tropical oasis, where you can be more relaxed, more secure and more able to thoroughly enjoy your beach stay.

Entering the lobby, you will be warmly greeted by one or more of our friendly onsite staff, they are there 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. In addition, you are also welcome to contact Nikki and I directly with any directions, question, comments and/or concerns.

Our staff will provide you with a parking pass, direct you to our many luggage carts, and to the 5 available elevators, which will take you to our recently remodeled Suite 215, also lovingly called the "Dancing Dolphins Suite". Which by the way was just awarded the highest possible Premium ratings in the resort

Upon entering Suite 215, you'll immediately see why we received this award, as you will quickly discover that nearly every inch of this large open floor plan, has been exquisitely updated and/or professionally staged all to enhance your enjoyment and your beach experience. From the second you walk in the front door, you will see that you have one of the best views in the entire resort. No matter where you sit or where you stand in the suite, you will get a breathtaking panoramic view of the snow white beach and the pounding surf of the Gulf of Mexico. You can spend hours enjoying all of it without every leaving your suite.

But it even gets better; from family room, master bedroom and/or from the large spacious balcony, you're also overlooking 3 of the 4 resorts pools, the dolphin fountain and waterfall, all of which is surrounded by beautiful tropical landscaping.

Inside or out, you can literally spend hours soaking in the incredible beach views, be totally entertained by people and wild life watching, and if you have swimming children of age, they will be right under your nose.

Unlike other units, suite 215 has 3 Smart HDTV's which provides guest with instant access to the Internet and Apps like: VUDU, yahoo news, yahoo finance, yahoo screen, yahoo sports, iHeart Radio, Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo! Weather, huluPlus, YouTube, flickr, HOTLIST. To get to the menu, simply click the "V" on the TV remote. Guest of suite 215 will also be pleased to find a wide range of complimentary library of movies, accessible in the VUDU app under the MyVUDU tab. Viewing other available Apps may require you to log into you own account to enjoy them, and to log out when finished. Parental discretion is always advised.

For the pleasure of your bare feet, we recently installed new carpet in the bedrooms.

Suite 215 is also the perfect place for Snow Birds to escape the cold winter months, as well! We are the Top Rated place for Snow Birds to nest. The average daily highs in the 60's are ideal for outdoor activities and just having fun! Like the regular season, we offer great monthly rates. Some of the Snow Birds start coming around November 1st and stay until March 1st, some stay well into April.

Whether planning a "once-in-a-lifetime" honeymoon with your loved one or a well-deserved anniversary or romantic getaway, our staff of "relaxation" specialists have plenty of experience in the little touches that can add so much to your romantic escape! Our island paradise is the perfect location for your special moments and a truly unforgettable escape.

In addition to the view, everyone of our guest has enjoyed the fact that Suite 215 is not stuck at one end of the resort or the other. Suite 215 is located right smack dab in the middle of all the resort's complimentary and bountiful, on and off the beach, amenities and activities.

Volley ball, Frisbee, Sandcastles are but a few of the many awesome beach activities.

Besides the many beach activities, you will find, 4 crystal clear swimming pools (one of which is a heated indoor/outdoor pool), a Hot tub, a Beach Tiki Bar where you can order Frozen Pina Coladas, Margaritas, Bushwackers and Virgin Daiquiris for the kids, Ice cold beer, and your favorite mixed drink. Stop by and ask your friendly bartender to mix you a refreshing drink to take to the beach or sit by the pool. Then just relax and enjoy "Your own little paradise.", Chan's Market Café and Deli (offering Starbucks coffee, pastries, breakfast and lunch specials like; fresh salads, deli sandwiches, grilled hamburgers and hot dogs, pizzas made to order specials), you can melt that off at the spa with sauna or steam room or you can work it off in 1 of 2 fitness centers, the tennis courts, basketball, shuffle board, and/or the arcade/game center.

You'll find plenty of parking, many of the parking spaces are covered, which is great, cause you get here you really don't even need to leave our tropicla resort.

However, if you desire, we are still within walking or a very short driving distance of many of Destin's most popular tourist attractions, family and fine dining, exciting nightlife, fishing, golf, movies, theater, boating and unique shopping experiences. We know all about southern hospitality. Don't forget to ask our front desk staff for our valuable book of coupons. In some cases, our staff may even have time to make reservation for you.

Unlike others, you will find 215 has a fully equipped, fully updated kitchen: So whether you like to cook or not, you'll find everything you need to prepare a four-course meal, or heat up last night’s leftovers from any of the tantalizing area restaurants. Got a great steak, fresh caught fish, juicy shrimp or lobster? No worry, you will also have full use of the resort gas and charcoal grills, just a few steps away.

A conference center and banquet/meeting rooms make this an ideal choice for business, beachside weddings or family gatherings. Other meeting rooms are also on the property.

You will be living large, right smack dab on the beach; a beach where every grain of shimmering white sand has been spotlessly washed by iridescent sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico, all crowned by the forever beautiful skies of Destin.

While there are some other very nice and well appointed suites which also have excellent views, you will find that Suite 215 "Dancing with Dolphins" is a clear winner and as we pointed out was just awarded the highest rating at the resort. So, if you’re someone that's truly looking for the ultimate beach and resort experience, 215 is a perfect match for you and a must return destination.

You are welcome to contact us via VRBO, email, text or by phone.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager/Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2016
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About Property Manager/Owner

Nikki and I (a Vietnam War Veteran) are Georgia Real Estate Agents with many years of experience. Knowing how important it would be to our guests, and wanting to make it a must return destination. Nikki and I spent over a year driving up and down the coast searching for the perfect combination of community, amenities, a floor plan with an oversized balcony that could be accessed, not only from the family room, but the master suite, as well, that had incredible and breathtaking views. Those efforts finally led us to the best Beach Resort Community anywhere on the Gulf Coast and the best Suite in the community "Suite 215", lovingly called "Dancing Dolphins". So, now your dream vacation can begin.

Property Manager/Owner purchased this condo in 2015

Why Property Manager/Owner chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Resort vacationing is always the best, and this is - the best of the best. You, your family, your friends will be so impressed, you will all return over and over again.

What makes this condo unique

Not only can you access your ocean view balcony from the main living area, you can from the master bedroom, as well, making every waking and sleeping moment pretty special. And while there is not a balcony in the guest bedroom, the view of Pelican Lake and the skyline are pretty spectacular.


based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Luxury On the Beach - Renovations Just Completed - Now Taking 2016-17 Bookings
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Everything you need for a wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and the owners were very helpful in accommodating our travel arrangements. The condo has been updated beautifully, and was fully stocked with everything you could possibly need. The resort was well maintained, and I loved the fact that there was a shop and restaurant on-site. Will be back!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The Dancing Dolphins Suite (215) was extremely clean and beautiful. The view from the balcony is great as you overlook a pool but can also see the beach.

The location was very convenient, lots to do within a short drive or Uber trip away. I will definitely book this condo again! Thank you Rod and Nikki for such an amazing experience.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Would stay here again

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in Destin. Our room had everything we needed and was comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simply fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Outstanding property with excellent amenities and proximity to the beach, as you are right there on it! Great pools, small store with restaurant that was a lifesaver for forgotten items and a quick easy lunch to get us right back to the beach, which was excellent and staffed with friendly beach service. Loved this unit as it was recently upgraded (very nice), and had great views of pool AND beach. I was reluctant at first to leave a review, as I selfishly would like this to be my hidden gem, but Rod and Nikki (owners) deserve all the business they can get with their top notch care to detail. Thank you for the wonderful stay, will DEFINITELY be back to see you next year!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Unit!!

  • 5 of 5

This is an absolutely wonderful unit. Close and convenient to everything. The Ocean Views were Amazing!!! Very nice, clean & newly updated. My family and I had an amazing time from the moment we walked in the condo & saw the beautiful views. I would highly recommend this unit & will stay there again when we return to Destin.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Destin Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Many to choose from
Nearest Motorway
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
Inside the resort with many others close by.
Nearest Beach
Pelican Beach
Car: not necessary

Voted "Destin's Best Vacation Resort Condominium Community!"

Located in the heart of the Destin, the "Resorts of Pelican Beach" is a private resort community situated right on the world-famous sugar white-sand beaches and the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Beach Rental Chairs and Umbrellas, Romantic, Wedding, Family, On the Beach, Baytowne Wharf, Harbor Walk, Big Kahuna's, Henderson Beach State Park, Fort Walton Mound, Jolee Island Nature Park, Mid-Bay Bridge, Gulf Islands State Park, Mattie Kelly Park, James Lee Park, Destin History and Fishing Museum, Fort Pickens, Navarre Beach County Park, AJ's Water Adventures, Beach Sand Sculptures, Pontoon, Waverunner, Jet Ski, Kayak Annual, Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, Parasail, Paragliding, Sea Blaster, Flyboard, Skate, Snorkel, Intracoastal, Scuba, Scuba Diving, Watersports, Dolphin Cruise, Crystal Sands, Charter, Angler, Sport Fishing, Outfitters, Fishing, Sailing, Catamaran, Boat, Power, Yacht, Charterboat, Water Sports, Tours, Jetpack, Plane, Helicopters, Sandestin, Golf, Indian Bayou Golf Club, Regatta, Emerald Coast Convention Center, Raven, Burnt Pine, The Links, Island, Blackbeard, Surf, Party, Scooter, Bicycle, Bike, Rentals, Restaurants, Gambling Poker Texas Hold'em and Dog racing at near by Ebro


Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Perfect Time 2 B @ The Beach
1 Oct 2016 - 22 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Warm Beach - HOT DEAL
23 Oct 2016 - 19 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Thanks Giving @ The Beach
20 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
End of Year Special
1 Dec 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas on the Beach
17 Dec 2016 - 27 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2016-2017 Snow Bird SOLD OUT
28 Dec 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
60 night minimum stay
for 60 nights
Everything is Better@TheBeach
1 Mar 2017 - 12 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Gr8 time 2 B @thebeach
13 May 2017 - 3 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
*%# JULY 4TH #%*
4 Jul 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Gr8 time 2 B @thebeach
6 Jul 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
BEST Beach Special
13 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
2017-2018 Snow Bird
1 Dec 2017 - 11 Mar 2018
60 night minimum stay
for 60 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Administration/Clean Fee £82 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Registered guest must be 25 years old or older. Rates are guaranteed after Booking, but are subject to change prior to Booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Destin in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 955 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master: King bed, Flat Screen, door to balcony, best view.
    Guest Bedroom - View of Pelican Lake and Destin
  • Not only can you access your private ocean view balcony from the main living area, you can from the master bedroom, as well, making every waking and sleeping moment pretty special. Guest bedroom and connecting bath.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • 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
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Destin is the perfect place to escape the cold winter months, as well! Average daily highs in the 60's are ideal for outdoor activities and just having fun! We offer great monthly rates and a great activities schedule! Destin is known as the "World's Luckiest Fishing Village", which attributes to the largest and most elaborately equipped fishing fleet in the State of Florida, with docks at the Destin Harbor. And, one of the main reasons for being so "Lucky" may be the fact, the 100 Fathom curve draws closer to Destin than any other spot in Florida providing the speediest deep-water access on the Gulf. However, these days the fishing may play backseat to the myriad of world-class golf courses in and around Destin and Panama City, Beach. Many of the big names in golf have created golf courses within 1 hour of Destin, FL including Freddy Couples, Tom Fazio, Greg Norman and Jack Nicklaus.

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