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Beach Front, Sunny Days Ahead! Great Dates in August, Sept., & October Available

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,230 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms and Loft (Sleeps 8) And 2 Bathrooms On The Crystal Beach

You will love this gulf -front condo located on the beautiful white sands of Crystal Beach. You can enjoy the view and the sounds of the Gulf of Mexico from the third floor balcony. If you prefer, you can stroll the lovely beach or bike ride, walk, or jog along the paved sidewalks/bike trails of Scenic Gulf Drive. This well-appointed condo has 2 king size beds (one is in the master and one in the second story loft) and another bedroom with two twin daybeds with trundles, and 2 full bathrooms. Our maximum occupancy is 8.


Owner
Suzanne Hardison
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Suzanne Hardison

We are Barry and Suzanne Hardison and we are thrilled to have a oceanfront vacation condo in Destin! For 5 years, we owned and rented through VRBO a 1 bedroom condo across the street from the beach. We feel blessed to have this larger, beach-side home which accommodates more family and allows us to consider our young teenagers' desire to bring friends to the beach.

Our family looks forward to any time in Destin. The sound of the waves and the beautiful white sand are so enticing. In fact, our children have even braved the winter waters of the Gulf! There's never a bad day when you are at the beach!

Suzanne Hardison purchased this condo in 2015

Why Suzanne Hardison chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Crystal Villas is in the perfect location. In our opinion, it is on the "quiet end" of Scenic Highway 98. This smaller, three story complex is in a prime location to the beach, shopping, and restaurants. You can be as busy or relaxed as you want in the convenient condo.

What makes this condo unique

The sense of calm and relaxation our family experiences at the beach is priceless. Our teenage children love to swim in the ocean and pool, and we always enjoy our morning runs as a family on the walking/bike path. Window shopping and eating fresh seafood top our list of "must-do" excursions away from the beach. It is always a blessing to be here.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Crystal Beach in Destin

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1230 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • The number in your party is agreed upon at time of confirmation. Adding additional guests requires permission of the owner.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 full bathrooms - one is on the main floor and the other is on the second floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master on main
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2nd floor sleeping loft (open to living area below)
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , 2nd floor bedroom - Two Twin Daybeds with Twin Trundles
  • Master on main has a king size bed. The second floor sleeping loft also has a king size bed and the second bedroom (second floor) has two twin daybeds with twin trundles.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Complimentary beach service is provided by the owners. In season, March 1 - October 31, two beach chairs and an umbrella are available for your use. Enjoy! **Please NOTE: The pool and pool deck will be closed for renovation November 1 - December 31, 2017

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.885714 based on 35 reviews
5

Nice area! Beautiful beaches and clean unit!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! My husband and I were just taking a few days to celebrate an anniversary and it was perfect. The unit was very clean and no real issues. The whole time we were there I was thinking how our kids would love this place, there is a cute room upstairs that has4 twin beds (2 trundles) along with another king sized bed. Next time we are bringing the kiddos with us. The only issues were that the other units were being repaired while we were there, replacing balaconies and such, but it didn't really affect us and I figured this is probably a slow time during the year....the beach setup was a bonus and this part of the beach is just lovely. Wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you for sharing your place with us!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing property !!

  • 5 of 5

The condo is well kept with all basic necessities available. The beach view is the best thing and we couldn't have asked for more ! My family had a great time .Owners are quick to respond to any queries . Looking forward to come back again !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Wedding / Vacation Place

  • 5 of 5

Our condo was the perfect place for us to stay while attending our son's wedding. We had all the comforts of home so we could concentrate on the wedding festivities. After the wedding, we were able to relax and enjoy the beach. The beach access was great and so were the beach chairs and umbrellas. The condo was very clean and beautifully decorated. We really enjoyed sitting on the balcony and watching all the beach activities. The location was also great for all the restaurants and shopping spots. We had the most wonderful time during our weddingcation and are looking forward to renting this condo again in the future. Thanks for providing us such a beautiful home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Destin certainly provided a lovely backdrop for your son's wedding. We are pleased our home could be part of your "weddingcation." How smart to include some R & R time following the wedding festivities. You highlighted many of the things that we feel makes our condo ideal. We look forward to welcoming you back again.
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Family Vacation Beachfront Style

  • 5 of 5

Making the reservation was easy, we were sent all instructions by email the week before departing for our dream family vacation. The condo was phenomenal. Thanks to the owners, the place was welcoming, fun, and plenty of space and furnished well. Would recommend B14! R. From Alabama

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! What a privilege to have our condo to be "home base" for your family's dream vacation. We are delighted our home served you well.
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Perfect family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was even better than pictured and was perfect for our family with children ranging in ages from 2-16! We loved seeing the dolphins in the morning shortly after sunrise and the closet full of sand toys and beach items was an AMAZING surprise!! We truly felt right at home. The owners were a complete joy to deal with too! We will be back in 2019.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property was perfect for our family beach vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Our condo was well appointed, the kitchen was very well stocked with supplies for meal preparation. The grounds and the beach were well maintained. It was great to have the chairs and umbrellas set up daily and we were able to rent a paddle board on a whim right there on the beach. We had a great vacation and appreciate being able to rent this great space.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for noting many of the things that make our home a great beach rental for families. Certainly, the beach is the main attraction! Since the beach service sets up the chairs and umbrella early in the morning, it is a perk to be able to "plop down" in our two and stay all day. Our family also enjoys renting a paddle board. It is great exercise and the best way to sight-see along the water front!
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Location

Minutes from Destin Commons Mall

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Crystal Beach, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall 2017 (9/6-11/3)
6 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£660
for 3 nights
From
£179
£1,347
 
 
Holiday & Snowbirds 11/4-2/28
4 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£431
for 3 nights
From
£103
£694
£1,273
 
 
Spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£945
for 4 nights
From
£205
£1,458
 
 
Late Spring, 2018
15 Apr 2018 - 20 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£895
for 4 nights
From
£193
£1,433
 
 
Summer 2018
21 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,602
for 5 nights
From
£296
£2,095
 
 
Fourth of July 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
6 night minimum stay
£2,045
for 6 nights
From
£320
£2,341
 
 
More Summer 2018
8 Jul 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,561
for 5 nights
From
£287
£2,095
 
 
Fall 2018
9 Sep 2018 - 3 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£862
for 4 nights
From
£185
£1,376
 
 
Holidays & Snowbirds 2018
4 Nov 2018 - 28 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£431
for 3 nights
From
£103
£694
£1,273
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£296
for 1 night
From
£172
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £111
Damage Deposit £185

During the summer season, there is a four night or more minimum stay. For week-long visits, we require Sunday to Sunday stays. Our maximum occupancy is 8 people, including children. We do NOT rent to anyone under the age of 25. The confirmation agreement is based on the number in your party at the time of booking. You must get permission from the owners to add guests to your party.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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