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Aug 12-19 Open! Non-Smoking Resort! New Beachfront! 2 K Mstrs +Q~Heated Pool

People9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9

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This property is ALL BRAND NEW. It has just been totally re-decorated with all new: living room, dining and bedroom furniture. New quilts, linens and decor. And has been freshly repainted. The photos were taken 2/9/2016

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Emerald Dunes is the one of most popular family complexes in Destin’s Crystal Beach area!

This condo is our second home and we invite you to use it as your own. Our 3 bedroom condo is open and airy with all NEW furniture and decor. It has a nice kitchen with granite counter tops, front-loader washer/dryer, and BEACHFRONT MASTER. It has a balcony off the living room where you can sit and enjoy your morning coffee while watching the dolphins frolicking or have an evening cocktail watching the sunset. Our condo is the perfect place for your family to use alone or to share with friends.

Because we have 2 master suites, both with King-size beds, attached baths and HDTV’s, neither couple will have to sacrifice the “bigger bed.” The third bedroom is perfect for another couple or the children with a Queen bed and a single upper bunk. You will be pleasantly surprised by all the 'extras' in our home that you would not normally find in a rental unit. No need to pack up your porta-crib, high chair, or sand toys, we have them all! And of course, you will love the white sand Destin beach that is just footsteps away.

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Master BEDROOM #1 and Attached Bathroom

The Master suite has a King size bed with AMAZING views of the water from the bed. The beds are make with Egyptian cotton sheets, 2 night stands, reading lamps, HDTV.

There is also an attached dressing area which features a large, walk-in closet and a dressing area complete with a sink and mirror, which nicely optimizes bathroom time since one can be showering and the other can be getting ready—which leaves you with more time to spend on the beach! The attached full bathroom has a garden tub and a separate shower, hair dryer and large fluffy bath towels.

Master BEDROOM #2 and Attached Bathroom

The Master Bedroom 2 has a King size bed with Egyptian cotton sheets, 2 night stands, reading lamps, HDTV.

The attached full bathroom has a tub/shower combination, hair dryer and large fluffy bath towels.

BEDROOM # 3

Our third bedroom is a unique layout that can accommodate another couple in a Queen bed or it would be a great spot for up to 3 children. It features a regular queen bed on the bottom and a twin-size upper bunk (with a regular twin mattress). There’s also a night stand and a closet.

This bedroom shares the Jack-and-Jill style bath with the 2nd master.

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LIVING ROOM

In our main living area we have a queen-size sofa sleeper with reading lamps nearby, we also have four side chairs which all provide ample comfortable seating . We also have an HDTV with digital cable channels, a DVD player and a blue tooth docking station so you can listen to your favorite tunes on your phone. The living room opens up to our balcony via sliding glass doors.

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BALCONY

Our balcony chairs so you can sit and enjoy your morning coffee. The balcony faces the directly south so you can enjoy the morning sunrise and the evening sunset right from the balcony!

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FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN and DINING AREA

Our kitchen is beautifully appointed with granite counter tops. It’s also one of the best equipped you’ll ever find in a rental! We have a Keurig K-cup coffee maker, as well as a regular drip model, a blender that will grind all of your ice for frozen drinks, toaster and the other usual appliances. We have more than ample plates, glasses, forks, etc. so you don't have to wash your breakfast dishes before you eat lunch. We have plenty of pots and pans and baking pans. We also supply many “extras” such as cleaning products, trash bags, aluminum foil, plastic wrap, sugar, creamer and spices. The Dining area features a table and 6 chairs and 4 bar stools.

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EXTRAS in our CONDO

For your convenience, we also have a washer and dryer, and iron and ironing board.

And if you would like to keep up with friends, family or work while you are away, we provide free high-speed internet and WIFI.

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EMERALD DUNES RESORT AMENITIES

Emerald Dunes is a low-density resort (only 27 condos in the building, which means fewer people on the beach!)

*It has a PRIVATE beach - AND we provide 2 beach chairs and an umbrella reserved and set up each day just for you. (Mar 1-Oct 31)

* Swimming pool (heated)

*Hot Tub

*Barbecue Grills

*Centrally located on Scenic Gulf Drive in Crystal Beach (near Destin Commons and right across from Camille's Restaurant and Coffee Shop), it is very close to local attractions, restaurants, and shopping.

Emerald Dunes is designated as a smoke-free, tobacco-free and e-cigarette-free environment. This includes all interior and exterior areas of the resort, including but not limited to the condos, parking lot, swimming pool area, hot tub & barbecue area.

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RENTAL INFORMATION

Be sure to check our calendars because they are always up-to-date, if this one is booked, be sure to check our other 3 bedroom beachfront condos, just a couple doors down. VRBO #476296 or VRBO #705486

Call or e-mail now for this lovely vacation rental. We’re generally very quick with to respond (within an hour).

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More Details

Owner
Tom and Christine
Member since: 1996
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2017

About Tom and Christine

Hi, We're Tom, Christine, Zachary our two dogs Trumpet and Piccolo.

Tom and Christine purchased this condo in 2015

Why Tom and Christine chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

We have had our eye on Emerald Dunes for many years but condos in Emerald Dunes do not come onto the market very often. We we were able to purchase in here and we could NOT be more excited! We take great pride in our condos and try to give you the best rental experience. Our guests who stay with us comment on how well equipped our condos are. While it may not be your deciding factor when you are choosing places to rent, you will appreciate it once you get here. Most everything you’ll need during your stay is here! We we take special care to make sure everything is in perfect condition. It’s imperative that we have the best help there in Destin. We employ a housekeeper who only cleans for us! We do not use one of those massive cleaning companies who dash in and out of the condo in 15 minutes and call it clean. Our housekeeper takes hours to clean our condo (yes the cleaning fee is $10-$20 more than you’d pay with others but we ensure it’ll be really clean!)

What makes this condo unique

Emerald Dunes is a small, low density building with only 27 condos in the building, which means fewer people on the beach! And it's in a PERFECT location along Scenic Gulf Drive.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bedroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Gulf Front King Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    King Master #2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Queen Bedroom with extra bunk - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , New queen bed and built-in upper bunk/regular twin mattress
    Sofa Sleeper in Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sofa Sleeper in Living Room
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Aug 12-19 Open! Non-Smoking Resort! New Beachfront! 2 K Mstrs +Q~Heated Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Two weeks in heaven

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed lovely Destin and this lovely condo. It had everything we needed and more. Our two weeks were spent in long walks on the whitest sand beach I've ever seen, enjoying our balcony watching the emerald green waves and seeing dolphins swim by. Comfortable furniture, great kitchen with granite counter tops, large rooms with nice decor. We will stay here again. It's now our favorite condo in Destin. This was our third time vacationing in Destin. Thanks for making our vacation wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very homey and beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation. Excellent location right on the beach. Far enough from large crowds on beach days but close enough to stuff to do all the touristy stops too. This was our first trip not staying at a hotel and everyone we interacted with was helpful and friendly. We would definitely return and recommend for a great vacay!!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, Illinois
5

Unforgetable Family trip

  • 5 of 5

This family trip was wonderful. The condo was very beautifully decorated, comfortable furniture, beds and couches. the kitchen well equipped The view from the balcony gorgeous, beach around the corner, chairs and umbrellas all provided set up every morning. Restaurants all around, eat in or eat out, hard choice. I was extremely happy with it all, had a hard time leaving. recommend it highly. Thank you Christina.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

We could not have picked a better place to stay. The view from our balcony was wonderful for our morning coffee, and late evening. The pictures represent this property to its fullest. It was beautiful, plenty of room for my kids and grandkids to play. Just a short walk to the private beach, the gated parking lot was a plus.

We did a helicopter ride, the pirate cruise, and lots of time on the beach.

I would definitely recommend this condo for your vacation. Nothing to complain about. Lots to do in Destin.

The customer service was great, always willing to help if we needed it.

Loved the donuts from the Donut Hole.

Thank you for sharing

Florence

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, Illinois
5

Three Sisters Trip

  • 5 of 5

My first trip out to Destin. Staying at a fabulous property such as Tom's and Christina's has made our experience unforgettable. The condo was fantastic, everything you could possibly need to feel at home was there. The place was spotless and beautifully decorated. I slept on such a comfortable bed that I had to remember myself where I was every morning. I highly recommend our unit to anyone visiting Destin who prefers a high end condo on the beach, at a great price

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words about our condo. So glad that you and your sisters enjoyed your stay. We look forward to hosting you and your sisters again.
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Jacksonville
5

Spectacular Beachfront Condo

  • 5 of 5

We travel to Destin every year. After many, not-so-good experiences, I found Tom and Christine's properties. Now I ONLY stay with them because I can always be assured that their properties are impeccably clean and beautifully decorated. This is my 7th trip in their condos!

This was my first time staying in Emerald Dunes. Last time we stayed in Coral Reef Club which is just a couple of doors down. This condo is very large and spacious and as expected beautifully decorated (some of the exact same furniture as their other properties).

Christine seems to have a consistent formula for setting up condos. I always know what to expect in the kitchen, she uses nice towels and sheets and always has hair dryers and Keurig coffee machines!

I will be back for sure! But I am booking now before anyone else does Hahaha!

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awwww....Irene, I am so flattered ! Thanks for all of your kind words about my properties! We have figured out the right formula for having wonderful guests--we present a great property and we get great guests like yourself who come again and again and again. We appreciate your ongoing trust in us! We'll see you next time :-)
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
VPS , ECP or PNS

Emerald Dunes is located on Scenic Gulf Drive and Woodward Street in the beautiful Crystal Beach area, right across from Camille's Restaurant.

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Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,996
for 7 nights
£2,996
 
 
July 4th Week 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,168
for 7 nights
£3,168
 
 
Summer 2017
8 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,996
for 7 nights
£2,996
 
 
Late Summer 2017
19 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,282
for 3 nights
From
£342
From
£428
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,482
 
 
Fall 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 3 nights
From
£257
From
£342
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,224
 
 
Winter 2017 - 2018
21 Oct 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£844
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,366
£2,739
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,666
for 5 nights
From
£282
£2,224
 
 
winter 2017
26 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£844
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,366
£2,739
 
 
Holiday 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,666
for 5 nights
From
£282
£2,224
 
 
January 2018
2 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£844
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,366
£2,739
 
 
February 2018
1 Feb 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
14 night minimum stay
£2,740
for 14 nights
£1,497
£2,739
 
 
Spring Break 2018
3 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,310
for 7 nights
£2,310
 
 
Late Spring 2018
21 Apr 2018 - 11 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 3 nights
From
£257
From
£299
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,967
 
 
Summer 2018
12 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,996
for 7 nights
£2,996
 
 
July 4th Week
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,168
for 7 nights
£3,168
 
 
Summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,996
for 7 nights
£2,996
 
 
Late Summer 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,282
for 3 nights
From
£342
From
£428
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,482
 
 
Fall 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 3 nights
From
£257
From
£342
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,224
 
 
Winter 2018/2019
20 Oct 2018 - 28 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£844
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,366
£2,739
 

Additional pricing information

Booking Fee £61.07 + Tax
Damage Protection £45.61
Cleaning Fee £127.55 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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