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Free Activities Fun Pass! Beach Chairs Included! Sea Dunes 201

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + 2 Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 11)

Free Activities Seasonal Fun Pass! Gulf-front, Stunning Views, Newer Three-bedroom/Two Bath, Large Corner Condo with Balcony

Seaz The Day Fun Pass! Free activities everyday of your stay!*

1 Free round of golf at a local golf course.

1 Free deep sea fishing admission aboard either The Destiny or The Destin Princess

1 Free admission to Big Kahuna's Waterpark (Memorial Day-Labor Day)

1 Free admission aboard The Sea Blaster: Dolphin Cruise (March-October)

1 Free admission aboard the Barefoot Pirates Treasure Quest cruise (March-October)

Free unlimited DVD rentals

* Activities may change without notice. Not available for long-term vacation rental guests. Available March - October for stays les than 15 days.

One step inside the door of this second floor luxurious condo, and you know this is no ordinary Destin area vacation rental. Your eyes are immediately drawn to the incredible views of the emerald waters and crystal-white sands of the Gulf of Mexico. The glass windows on two sides of this corner unit bring in lots of light and afford spectacular views of both the beach and the Santa Rosa Sound. Step out onto the spacious, 200 square foot balcony-feel the sea breezes blow across your face and hear the lapping waves beckoning you to slip on your suit and dive in.

If you can tear yourself away from the view of the turquoise waters and sugar-white sands of the magnificent Gulf of Mexico, you'll notice the upscale furnishings and amenities that make this a superior choice. From the granite and stainless in the kitchen, to the large, pub-style table in the dining room, to the light, leather sectional with chaise, everything here says "relax, you are going to enjoy this."

And the "creature-comforts" don't stop there. The master suite with private bath, is decorated in sophisticated island style and complete with king bed and flat screen, features its own private entrance to the balcony. So you can wake up to that amazing view-isn't that why you came?

Move to the second bedroom and you'll find two full-size beds and another flat screen. The third bedroom includes bunk beds, and the sofas in the living room feature a full-size sleeper and a twin sleeper. So there's plenty of room for the whole family, or more than one family! A second bath ensures that everyone has the privacy they need to enjoy a memorable vacation.

Sea Dunes is a six-floor complex with elevator and features a beautiful pool that is seasonally heated. We provide beach service with this unit from March to October so you can enjoy the luxury of two of your own private chairs and umbrella. If you forget any supplies, there is a 24-hour convenience store next door, so you never have to leave!

Fort Walton is just across the bridge from Destin, so you are close to everything here. The Fort Walton Downtown Business and Entertainment District offers shopping, dining, arts, nightlife and year-round events at the lovely waterfront park, adjacent to the main streets of town. Watch the Dolphin and Sea Lion shows at the Gulfarium. Explore the Indian Temple Mound Museum in the heart of historic downtown Fort Walton Beach. Catch dinner or breathtaking sunsets from the Okaloosa Island Pier, stretching 1262 feet into the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico-no fishing license required! Or relax with wood-fired steaks and seafood at the beachfront Black Pearl Restaurant.

Want to explore the area? Take a short day trip to nearby Pensacola and tour the National Naval Aviation Museum. And if aviation and the military peaks your interest, check out the Air Force Armament Museum at Eglin Air Force Base.

The pace of life is a little quieter here on Okaloosa Island, but if you want to mix and mingle with the crowds or stroll the fishing docks, you are simply a short drive from neighboring Destin. Come to Fort Walton on Okaloosa Island and experience the many opportunities that await you on the emerald shores of this stretch of the incredibly scenic panhandle of Florida. Or you can simply exhale and relax...

We have another three bedroom, corner Penthouse unit in Sea Dunes if you are interested in booking two units. A 5% discount will apply!

More Details

Owner
Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

Shore Dreams Vacation Rentals is a Destin Area company specializing in affordable family and pet friendly privately owned accommodations. In addition to hosting thousands of vacationing guests from all over the world, Shore Dreams Vacation Rentals provides owners with full service property management options in the Southeast.

Why This Property?

Emerald Waters and white sands, makes the Florida Panhandle one of the most popular vacation spots in the Southeast. We enjoy vacationing in Sandestin and love to share the experience with our friends, family and guests. Once you visit the Emerald Coast, you may not want to vacation anywhere else!

Unique Benefits

Keyless Entry, 24/7 Guest Help Line, We are MOBILE. Download our APP on ITunes/Google Play, Flexible Check in/Check Out Days, Under 25 Booking Options.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Roomy condo with fabulous oceanfront view. Convenient to grocery (5 minutes), airport (20 minutes), restaurants (5 minutes). Convenience store right next door. Beautiful beach.
Sep 2010
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Amenities

Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full Bath
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full Bath
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King Bed Twin Sleeper and Full Sleeper in Living Area
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , 2 Full Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Twin Bunk Beds
  • King size beds (1), Double/Full Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Free Activities Fun Pass! Beach Chairs Included! Sea Dunes 201
average rating of 4.2380953 based on 30 reviews
Highlands Ranch, CO
5

Perfect Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

From the first contact, to the check in, to the stay... this place was fabulous. Extraordinarily clean and well provisioned. A very adequate kitchen and a utility room. Great pool, hot tub, beach, and the Gulf, all located in handy spots. Convenient to everything in Fort Walton Beach and Destin. Comfortable, clean beds and a fanstastic view! Stay here. You will not regret it!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2007
  • Stayed: November 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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The property was beautiful

  • 4 of 5

The property was just as promised. It was right on the beautiful beach The only problem during the whole stay was we rented a condo for 11 and was only allowed 2 beach chairs and was told we had to rent 2 others for $30. Not I don't think so. I also am due a refund of several hundred dollars it has been 9 days since I was told they were sending it and I still don't have it. Other then those 2 things everything else was perfect on our vacation. We had ages from 84 to 3 years old they all loved it.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, Great Beach Access, Great Condo, Great WiFi

  • 4 of 5

Very nice 3 bedroom condo. On the beach with easy access. Good beach with chair/umbrella service included. However, the chair guy collected them at 3 pm on a Friday. That was Only day we had for beach because Hurricane Nate was due to arrive Late Saturday Night and Saturday was cloudy in front of the storm. Not a huge mega condo building. Master bed was soo comfortable & soft. 2nd floor right on beach. Hot tub not hot - warm tub. Graduated large-wide- flat - platform steps suitable area for small children to play in pool: not immediate drop to 3+ feet. Fees lower than most. No security deposit but there is a $ 50 damage waiver charge. We will book this property again.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

LOVED MY STAY!

  • 5 of 5

this was absolutley perfect stay for 7 people and room for more. The condo was very well cleaned and really nice. Beach access was phenomenal, we will be back again!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Meh.

  • 3 of 5

Our stay here was okay, not great. Here are some pros and cons from our trip:

Pros:

It had a wonderful view.

It was in a good location for Okaloosa Island.

It was quiet and the other folks were very nice.

The management company was easy and quick to help with the problems that we had with the unit.

Cons:

The master sheets had not been changed and they were dirty.

The management company was quick to come in and change the sheets (and blame who they outsourced the work to) but that wasn't a great way to begin our stay.

There is only ONE rug in this place, by the entryway. This may not seem like a big deal, but when you are at the beach and there is sand everywhere the lack of rugs made it really hard to keep sand out of the bedsheets. Plus the floors got really slick if they got wet. We rinsed sand off well before coming up to the unit but still, sand was tracked in. It was really REALLY annoying.

The freezer was broken and they didn't turn off the ice maker in the freezer. So in the morning, when the freezer had stopped working there was water all over the floor. The management company knew about this but failed to tell us there was a problem until we told them about the water on the floor and the melting ice.

The bedrooms other than the master were really small. The room with the bunk beds was just a tad larger than my master closet at home. It didn't bother us, my kids didn't mind, but the pictures made it look a big bigger. Just be aware the rooms aside from the master are small. Also, there is a security light right outside of the second bedroom and no curtains (only blinds). Because of the security light, the room is bright as day during the night.

The doors to the balcony stuck and were hard to open. The one to the bedroom was far worse than the one in the family room, so we didn't open that one more than once. You had to be really careful not to catch your hand in the door as well.

The window shades for the balcony in both the family room and the master were really cheap and flimsy. I was afraid they were going to fall apart when I lowered them in the pm and raised them in the am.

I had not been to Ft. Walton in about 20 years and couldn't BELIEVE how much it had changed. There was a strip club not 2 miles from this unit and tattoo parlors everywhere. It was really disappointing.

After it was all said and done for what we paid per night I expected it to be much nicer.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ocean water

  • 3 of 5

Dead fish and algae in the water

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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