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❄Christmas/New Year Special! 4 Night Minimum!⛄ Touched by the Sun - 8 Bdrm

Sleeps25
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms8
Space 4,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Home, 8 Bedrooms, 8 Baths, (Sleeps 25)

*This home features many updates done during the Fall 2017 quarter! Professional photos coming soon!*

Welcome to Touched by the Sun!

(Formally known as Mykonos)

Touched by the Sun is the sister home to our beautiful "Born to Sun" home located in the Frangista Beach community. This beautiful 8 bedroom, 8 bath home has been completely renovated with new interior and exterior paint, new living room furniture and updated bedroom furniture and mattresses! The 13x28 ft, 5ft deep pool area features new LED lighting and includes a hot tub, 10 lounge chairs, and a table for 6. Lay and play in the sun all day as this is one of the few homes which does not have complete shade over the pool area.

 

Upon entering the home guests will notice the warm decorations in the living room along with the beautiful travertine floor. The living room has seating for 8 and a 40” flat-screen TV. The adjacent dining space offers seating for up to 10 people with additional seating for 5 at the breakfast floor.

 

The full sized gourmet kitchen is equipped with Viking stainless steel appliances including a gas range and two dishwashers and a wet bar with a free standing ice maker. The kitchen is completed with custom cabinets and granite counter tops.

 

Located on the first floor, there is a kid-friendly media room with a 60” flat-screen TV, and custom built-in queen over queen bunk beds. Kick back and enjoy that summertime block buster! There are two bedrooms that complete this level and two bathrooms. A custom built bunk room that sleeps 3 and has its own private bathroom and flat-screen TV. The king suite has an attached semi-private bath and flat-screen TV.

 

Awaiting you on the second floor is a cozy game room with a flat-screen TV, pool table and plenty of sunshine coming from the balcony. You can also enjoy the balcony with outside seating that overlooks the pool. Down the hall guests will find three king suites each decorated with their own custom style and fit with a private bathroom and flat-screen TV. 

 

Located on the 3rd floor are 3 additional bedrooms. The first being a custom built bunk room with two full over full bunks and one twin over twin bunk that sleeps a total of 6 with its own private bathroom. The other two bedrooms are king suites complete with flat-screen TVs and private bathrooms. One will king suite will have a bathtub and shower along with its own private balcony. 

 

The neighborhood of Frangista Beach consists of mostly large homes where families come to vacation. It spans the equivalent of approximately 4 blocks. The neighborhood has a 400 yard private beach which you must have a code to access. This home is within walking distance of a coffee shop, deli, Dairy Queen, a beach gear shop and local favorite beach front seafood restaurants, Pompano Joe's and Whales Tale. Frangista Beach is also home to Emerald Coast Wine Cellars where you can sample and purchase wines made exclusively in Florida. A large Winn-Dixie grocery store is 1.5 miles to the east and beside it you will find the largest designer outlet mall in the Southeast, Silver Sands Premium Outlet. Frangista Beach has a rich history that began when a family from Greece built a small motel and, subsequently, a little white Synagogue (which still stands to this day). Many brides are married on the Frangista Beach and use the picturesque chapel for photographs. After visiting this neighborhood, you will understand why so many families choose to return year after year.

**This home rents ONLY Saturday to Saturday during Spring Break and Summer Months. Please call our office if you have any questions.

*Weddings/Events – If held on property or private beach an additional $500.00 HOA fee is required for permit. Please note tents and canopies are not allowed on private beach due to HOA regulations.

*Frangista Beach Homes: ONLY Homes located within the Frangista Beach HOA are not subject to the separate Walton County Permit. Only Beach Reunion's $500 event fee. 

**All other homes within Walton County must obtain the separate permit through Walton County in addition to the Beach Reunion event fee.

Pool Heat - From October 1st - May 1st, the private pool/spa can be heated for an additional $50/day or $300/week. Pool heat must be purchased for the entire stay.

Seasonal Beach Chair Service - Our complimentary seasonal beach service is offered for our Summer 2018 months. This includes 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas set up daily on the beach from 9am-5pm. Our Summer Season begins on May 12, 2018 and ends August 10, 2018.

House Layout

First Floor (Sleeps 9)

King Suite with semi-private bathroom (sleeps 2)

Custom built bunk includes 3 twin beds with private bathroom (sleeps 3)

Living Area with 46" TV

Dining Area

Kitchen with breakfast bar

Pool Area/Deck

Media Room with 60" TV with custom queen over queen bunk nook (sleeps 4)

Second Floor (Sleeps 6)

King Suite with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

King Suite with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

King Suite with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

Large game room with pool table, tv 

Third Floor (Sleeps 10)

Master King with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

King Suite with private bathroom (sleeps 2)

Bunk Room with 2 full over full bunks and twin over twin bunk with private bathroom (sleeps 6)

Concierge Services

Our concierge can arrange golf, dining, water sports, fishing trips and other services prior to your visit or during your stay.

CHECK IN 3:00 PM (CT)    |    CHECK OUT 9:00 AM (CT)

More Details

Owner
Beach Reunion
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2017

About Beach Reunion

Beach Reunion is a small company that manages vacation rental properties for individual owners in the Destin & South Walton areas. We were founded in 2002 and have grown to manage more than 20 beach houses and condominiums. Being a small rental company, customer satisfaction is our number one goal. Spend your next vacation with Beach Reunion and see why most of our guests are repeat guests!

Beach Reunion purchased this house in 2008

Why Beach Reunion chose Frangista Beach

This property is centrally located between Silver Sands Outlet Mall and the Destin Commons. There are many restaurant and shops all within a 5 minute drive of the house.

What makes this house unique

Amenities

Beach Reunion Amenities

Free beach chair service included from May 12th 2018 - August 10th 2018

*Includes 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas set up daily.

Free concierge services- our concierge can help you plan the vacation of a lifetime!

All linens and bath towels are provided. Please provide your own beach/pool towels.

Starter set of supplies. We will get you started and you take it from there!

*Includes toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, dish soap, and dishwashing liquid.

Fully stocked kitchen! It’s like cooking at your own home! This beach house will have everything you need and more.

Grill out by the pool. This home has a beautiful gas grill.

*Propane is included.

Private pool. The private pool can be heated from October 1st - May 1st.

*Please note there is an additional fee to heat the pool.

Guestbook comments from the owner

THE FOLLOWING IS A REVIEW FROM FLIPKEY.COM:

"We can not express our thanks and appreciation for upgrading us to your beautiful Mikonos home. Our family was originally scheduled to stay in a different house the week of 08/20/2012 but due to repairs we were upgraded to your spectacular home, we felt like we won the lottery! Your home is beautiful, clean and spacious; we can't say enough. Thank you again for your generosity you truly made our family reunion one we will never forget."
Aug 2012
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Destin Commons
"A truly Floridian mall experience. Here you will find something for everybody; a playground,..."
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
"Silver Sands Premium Outlets is the largest designer outlet in the Southeast United States! ..."
Pompano Joe's
"Caribbean inspired seafood restaurant and bar. Located directly on the snow white sands of D..."
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
"A shopping and foodie mecca, Baytowne Wharf is a New Orleans inspired collection of shops an..."
Whale's Tail At Seascape
"Whale's Tail is a popular beach bar that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner right on the be..."
Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club
"World class golf, immaculate surroundings, voted "Best of the Emerald Coast" many times over."
Bad Ass Coffee
"Located just around the corner from Frangista is Bad Ass Coffee. Here you will find some of ..."
Camille's
"A wonderful spot on Scenic Gulf Drive for brunch or sushi! Fresh locally caught seafood and ..."
Grand Boulevard
"Grand Boulevard is a collection of shops, restaurants and attractions such as Florida's seco..."
Bass Pro Shops
"Located in the Commons, the Bass Pro Shop is a megastore featuring everything you would ever..."
Cuvee Destin
"Celebrity (and local) Chef Tim Creehan's latest venture, Cuvee Bistro offers some of the fin..."
Tops Hamburgers
"Tops is a local hamburger and hot dog joint, a favorite of the locals!"
Sushimoto
"Sushimoto has quickly become a local favorite for sushi. Their chef prepares unique takes on..."
Lillie's Q
"The best BBQ on the Emerald Coast. Try one of their 6 regionally inspired sauces and grab a ..."
Another Broken Egg Cafe -- CLOSED
"Winner of multiple "Best of the Emerald Coast" awards and a favorite of locals and visitors ..."
Tommy Bahama's Restaurant & Bar
"Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar is conveniently located in Grand Boulevard Town Center at the ..."
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS)
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Whale's Tail
Nearest Golf
0.76 Miles
Seascape Golf & Beach Resort
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Pompano Joe's
Nearest Beach
Frangista Beach
Car: recommended

-Destin Commons shopping and movie theaters 3 miles

-Whales Tale and Pompano Joe's Restaurant within 1/2 mile

-Sandestin golf, tennis, shopping, Baytowne Wharf and Spa services 3 miles

-Silver Sands Factory Stores within 2 miles

-Destin Harbor within 7 miles. Offering fishing charters, sightseeing, restaurants and shopping. Breathtaking views of the open ocean and the harbor.

Amenities

Frangista Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 25
  • Max. adults: 25
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • All bookings made directly through vrbo/homeaway are NOT CONFIRMED until reviewed by a member of Beach Reunion. You will be notified within 24 hours.
  • Spring Break College Students must meet all requirements and contact a member of Beach Reunion prior to making a reservation. See our rental contract.
  • You must add the event fee for weddings at the time of booking. Failure to do so will mean no events at the home or private beach. no exceptions.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
Bathrooms:
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Bunk Room Bathroom - toilet , shower , Walk-in shower connected to the bunkroom
    1st Floor King Suite Semi-Private Bathroom attached to Hall - toilet , shower , First floor semi-private bath attached to hall & king suite
    2nd Floor King Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Walk-in shower
    2nd Floor King Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Walk-in shower, granite counter tops
    2nd Floor King Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , His and her sinks, walk-in shower, granite counter tops
    3rd Floor Master King Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Walk-in shower, his and her sinks
    3rd Floor King Suite Private Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Granite counter tops
    3rd Floor Bunk Room Bathroom - toilet , shower , Walk-in shower, granite counter tops
  • Walk-in showers, garden tubs, jetted tubs, single and double vanities
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 25
  • 1st Floor King Suite with Semi-Private Bathroom - 1 king
    1st Floor Bunk Room with Private Bathroom - 1 king , 3 twin/ single , Custom Built bunks include 3 Twin Beds
    2nd Floor King Suite with Private Bathroom - 1 king
    2nd Floor King Suite with Private Bathroom - 1 king , mounted tv, private bath
    2nd Floor King Suite with Private Bathroom - 1 king , mounted tv, private bath
    3rd Floor King Suite with Private Bathroom - 1 king
    3rd Floor Master King Suite With Private Bathroom - 1 king
    3rd Floor Bunk Room with Private Bathroom - 3 bunk bed , 2 Full over Full Bunks and 1 Twin over Twin Bunk
    1st Floor Media Room with Queen Over Queen Bunk Nook - 2 queen , Custom Built Queen Over Queen Bunk nook in Media Room
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
All guests check in at the property no earlier than 3:00 p.m. Our concierge or an office staff member will greet you within 24 hours to go over orientation of the house. The concierge can arrange golf, dining, water sports, fishing trips and other services prior to your visit or during your stay.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.894737 based on 23 reviews
5

this is our Beach House! 7th year in a row!

  • 5 of 5

Our children and grandchildren love Mykonos--everyone has their own space. . .feel like it is our BEACH HOUSE! Jim and Carrie always make us feela t home!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Almost Excellent

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 12 adults and 4 children stayed at Mykonos the past week. The house was beautiful, and the perfect location. We really appreciated being able to walk to the beach, a few shops and restaurants. It's located in a quiet neighborhood. The private beach access and beach chair and umbrella set-up service were terrific. We found the house clean, the beds were comfortable and a good configuration for our family. There was plenty of bathrooms and enough hot water for showers. The linens and towels provided were clean and we had plenty. The air conditioning worked well. There are several porches which is really nice. The kitchen had enough dishes and silverware for our group and lots of appliances including two coffee pots, toaster oven, toaster, microwave, two refrigerators, and two blenders. There are two dishwashers, but one didn't work well enough for us to want to use. The pool was wonderful. It was clean, a good size, and well maintained. The patio furniture was nice although an additional umbrella or two would be helpful since there is not much cover. The outdoor grill doesn't work well. It was advertised that there would be a new outdoor grill with a mini fridge on the patio as of 1/2017, but they hadn't been installed when we were there, so we were a little disappointed. That's primarily why I didn't give the house 5 stars. although given the opportunity, I would have given 4.5. Overall the house is exceptional and we hope to return. We had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very satisfied customer

  • 5 of 5

One word "Exceptional"

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring break fun

  • 5 of 5

We were 4 families with 13 kids and 7 adults. The house was the perfect size for us. Everyone had their own space. The pool was awesome and from what I could tell one of the bigger ones in the area. The 2 dishwashers and 2 refrigerators were much appreciated. The laundry was used quite a bit too and was convenient off the kitchen. The location of the house is great for the area. Really close to the private beach, and ice cream, coffee and souvenir shops within 2 blocks. We rented the golf cart which probably wasn't necessary, but was really fun! Kids loved going for rides and made quick trips to the store easy. Lots of great restaurants nearby too. We had a couple small incidents: pool heat went out twice and we were missing linens for the sofa bed. Everytime we called someone was at the house to address the issue within 30 minutes. Great customer service. The house was recently renovated, but some areas look still in process, specifically the second floor balcony which leaked a little into the 3 bunk room briefly during a quick downpour. Overall we all had a blast and would highly recommend this property and the management company.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Birthday Getaway

  • 5 of 5

I loved this home. It was beautiful and very clean! Everything that was needed was at this home. This home has so much space. It was about 18 women that met me their and everyone of us loved it.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 STARS!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great visit! The house was beautiful and comfortably fit 3 families; could have easily had 1 or 2 more families. Carrie took great care of us. The beach was a short walk and the kids enjoyed the heated pool (in January!). No complaints at all.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $99
Cleaning Fee $550 + Tax
Pet Fee $250
Administration Fee $95
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.