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46 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 8 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 8 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Okaloosa Island - Waterscape

2 Bedroom 2.5 Bath With Bunk Room. On The Beach. 2 King Size Beds. Ocean Views

We just purchased this amazing unit at Waterscape on Ft Walton Beach June 2015. We have a great location in the middle of the complex. We are perfectly situated between the parking garage and the beach, each being just a short distance away. If you park on the 4th floor, we are less than 70 steps from the garage! The trash chute is 35 steps from your door and the elevators down to the pool are less than a 1 minute walk (sorry I forgot to measure the steps!)

We just painted, redecorated, and purchased new furniture including a mattress, king bed, sleeper sofa with memory foam mattress, night stands, and end tables June 2015. All new bedding as well! New dining, buffet, and coffee table purchased July 2016. The pictures do not reflect all of the new decor.

This is a 2 bedroom (king beds) , 2.5 bathroom unit with a bunk room (2 twin beds). There is almost 1300sqft. of living space which is exceptionally big for a 2 bedroom condo. There is also a brand new memory foam pull out sofa allowing this unit to sleep 8 comfortably.

***This unit is owner managed***

deal directly with the owners from the time of booking and throughout your stay. We purchased this condo as a vacation home for us, not as an investment. Many owners are strictly investors and never even visit the place because they only see their unit as a money maker. I have very high standards and I will be visiting my unit frequently to make sure it is well kept and in tip top shape :)

***About the unit***

The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. It has all the utensils and gadgets including a blender, coffee maker, toaster, and hand mixer.

There are 2 master bedrooms that each have a king size bed. They both have their own en suite and both have balcony access. I hate that when I travel with another couple, one of us always gets stuck with a tiny room or a hall bathroom. That is not the case with this unit! Both bedrooms are spacious and well appointed. Each bathroom has there own hairdryer too :) One of the showers is so large you literally could fit the whole family in there!

The dining room table will sit 8 comfortably.

***Beach Service***

We do not have beach service with this unit. We decided not to purchase it because I have heard several negative things about it. Most of the time there will be more than 2 people in a room so with the service only providing 2 chairs it either separates families or costs them an additional money to rent another set. Also, they pull the chairs up 2 hours before sunset which is really a nice part of the day if you want to see the sunset. We included 4 chairs in the unit that can be folded and carried to the beach. They are nothing special but they do provide some seating. This way you can set up wherever you like, stay as long as you want, avoid the crowds, and have the freedom to take up as much space as you like. Also, I priced my unit as one of the cheapest so even if you added beach service, I'm still cheaper than most other units at Waterscape :) It can be purchased directly in front of Waterscape for around $20/day depending on how many days you purchase in advance.

***How to book***

Please feel free to call or email with any questions. If you are ready to book, the easiest way is to click on the "book it" yellow button close to the picture. I require half of the money up front to hold the room and the remainder will be due 15days prior to your arrival. Please be sure you are committed to your dates because I have a 0% refund policy. If you think there is a chance you might need to cancel, you can buy a small insurance policy as you are prompted along the payment screen.

**About Waterscape**

Waterscape is a gulf front water resort and the only property in the area with this level of amenities and 490' of private beach front. There is a spectacular split-level courtyard with an oasis of pools, one a zero-entry. There is a shaded play area with rubberized mat for toddlers and children adjacent to a splash area filled with built-in water toys. Waterscape has 2 hot tubs, a 10' waterfall, and an incredible Lay-Z-River for floating along in the sunshine. For active adults, there is a fitness center opened 24/7 with pleasing views of this tropical oasis. Kids will love the game room, accessible from the main lobby. Our ideal location means you are within walking distance of many restaurants, shops, and entertainment. Old Bay Steamer is directly across the street and one of the best seafood restaurants around!

**FULL DISCLAIMER: There is construction going on next door. Waterscape was built with top of the line materials and the construction can not be heard inside the unit. If you are on the balcony, you of course can hear it. When we were down last, myself and kids actually enjoyed watching the hotel be built. It was really fascinating! As of July 2016, they are currently working on the 3rd floor.. All outside units in the "A" building (in the building where my condo is) will eventually have an obstructed view. Most people vacation at Waterscape for 2 thing, the pool area, and the accessibility to the beach. Those 2 things will not change.


More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

melody shores
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2016
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About melody shores

we just purchased this property June 2015. We have completely updated it with fresh paint, new furniture, new decor, new A/C, and purchased a new mattress.

melody shores purchased this condo in 2015

What makes this condo unique

2 king beds (1 purchased June 2015)

both bedrooms and the living room open to the balcony

new furniture and decor

New memory foam sleeper sofa (purchased June 2015)

fresh paint

bunk room

a really big unit at almost 1300sqft.


based on 46 holidaymaker reviews

average rating of 4.9347825 based on 46 reviews

Fall break

  • 5 of 5

Melody was very helpful and quick to respond during our entire process, from booking to departure. We arrived to a very clean unit that was stocked with kitchen supplies, beachieving chairs and sand toys for the kids. The unit is conveniently located close to the elevator, trash chute and garage. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the amenities at waterscape.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Will stay at this property again

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean and updated. The owner was very responsive to our needs. We would definitely stay at this property again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Review of my stay

  • 3 of 5

Melody was a pleasure to work with and her condo was VERY nice. She was very responsive and gave us all the details we needed for our stay. Unfortunately for her they are building a new hotel that will sooner or later block most of her view of the ocean. She was upfront about this and we knew this when we rented her condo. This property is very kid friendly, but if you are wanting to take an adult trip I would not suggest this property. The property is geared toward kids and has limitations that are geared toward children. If you want to sit by the pool and read before eight in the morning, drink an adult beverage in the pool, or relax on a raft in the pool this is not the place for you, as they have rules against all of these things. Several of the staff of Waterscape are less than friendly and we felt like we were being watched by a hall monitor in high school. Again, I want to stress that Melody was great, her condo is great and the property is great for children, but we were on an adult vacation and this property just didn't meet our needs for this. The beach was great and we had a great time in Fort Walton we just wanted an adult trip.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything was amazing!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was clean and beautifully decorated. The location was great! The amenities perfect! We loved every minute of it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great get away!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful time with my family! This condo has anything and everything needed to have a great time away from your normal routine at home. The condo felt like home... comfortable beds/living room sofas, spacious bathrooms and everything needed in the kitchen to prepare any type of meal. A big concern of mine before arriving was the parking and access to the pool/beach because my mother just recently had Achilles surgery... but everything was close and ramps were provided everywhere. The parking garage (which is covered... GREAT) was on the same floor as the condo, elevators dropped you off close to the pool entrance and there was a walk to the beach but ramps for easy access for my mom and strolling everything need to go to the beach. There is wonderful restaurants close by, one being right across from the condominiums and some down by the boardwalk (you must go!) Destin is only about a 10/15 minute drive so we drove there one night and ate at AJ's... YUM! Last night we were there, I have a 3 year old, we took him to Adventure Zone. This place had everything a kid could want... pizza for dinner, arcade with games, 4D dinosaur movie, putt putt, and then for dessert frozen yogurt! All and all I would have to give this place 5 stars... not only is the condo wonderful but the pools are great for all ages and easy access to the beautiful white sand beaches/emerald waters! We will for sure to be back in the future. Thank you Melody!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Condo!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is top notch! The condo is super clean and maintained and decorated so adorable. It's absolutely charming! Our stay was incredible. The parking garage was so easy, the hallways to the unit are inside and air conditioned, code to front door-amazing!!!, trash shoot a few yards away and the amenities are nuts! We spent so much time in the pools, in the lazy river and at the splash pad for the kids. The property has everything you need to entertain your family! The condo has every single item you would even need in the kitchen. We were so impressed with everything. The beach access is so nice and the beach is gorgeous. I highly recommend Waterscape and especially the condo. The owners are amazing as well to work with! We will be back!


  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
10 Sep 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
winter 2016
30 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
winter 2017
1 Jan 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
early spring
4 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
spring 2017
18 Mar 2017 - 8 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
late spring 2017
9 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
early summer 2017
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
peak summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
july 4th week
1 Jul 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
8 night minimum stay
late summer 2017
5 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Fall 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £204
cleaning fee £106 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are subject to change until they are confirmed. I will contact all renters prior to arrival to discuss your stay and any questions that you might have.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Okaloosa Island in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1292 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2.5 bathrooms.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • 2 master bedrooms. King beds in both. bunk room with 2 twin beds. Pull out memory foam queen sleeper.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub

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