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Great View of the Gulf! Enjoy the beach this spring

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,150 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights
Popular Features
  • Heated Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Our west-side condominium has breathtaking views of the sparkling emerald green Gulf waters and glorious Florida sunsets.

It is 1,155 square feet with a spacious balcony suitable for outdoor dining. The condominium has been recently redecorated throughout with new paint, and furniture. It looks fabulous. Surfside 206 offers all the luxury that you would expect from a world class beach resort without the expensive prices usually associated with it. It is definitely not the usual 'condo package' that you may have experienced in previous rentals. The kitchen is remodeled and has updated appliances. There are two baths, two bedrooms, living room/ dining room, eat-in kitchen, washer and dryer, large balcony, unique floor plan with views from every room.

The unit has 10 foot ceilings and floor to ceiling windows with sliding doors to the balcony in every room. Quality balcony furniture, table and chairs for out-door dining and relaxing and enjoying the view. Balcony enclosures have clear glass for unobstructed viewing of the Gulf.

There is a large, luxurious master suite with king bed and second master with two queen-sized beds and a separate entrance.

Surfside Resort offers all the amenities:

a pool-side tiki bar, full-service restaurant, bar on beach,

exercise facility, lighted tennis courts, vollley ball, basketball,

heated pool, two hot tubs and saunas. FREE high-speed wireless

internet access makes it convenient to stay in touch.

Silver Sands Outlet Mail is a mere 1/2 mile away and only four miles from Destin Commons offers 14 screen multiplex theater and shopping and dining that is outstanding. There are also chain restaurants such as Macaroni Grill, Outback Steak House, Longhorn Steak House, Bonefish Grill and Cracker Barrel within five miles of the resort.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Dawn Romig
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Dawn Romig

We have owned a vacation home in Destin since 2001. We love it so much that in 2007, we decided to buy a second condo so all our family could come to the beach together. It has been great. Our primary home is in Atlanta, Georgia where Randy works in advertising and Dawn gardens, does volunteer work, and spends time with grandchildren.

Our three daughters are grown, but they still love to spend time at our beach home with their children. One of our summer highlights is “Grandchildren’s Week at the Beach”. All six of our grandchildren, their moms and Dawn spend a week at the condo. They enjoy swimming, building sandcastles, bicycling, tennis, going to “the Track,” and the movies.

As a couple, we love to travel, play tennis, exercise, enjoy good restaurants, shop, and most of all, relax at the beach. Because we live only 5 ½ hours away, we frequently visit our beach condo and have furnished it similar to our home in Atlanta with all its amenities. We want it to be a place that we and our guests can vacation without worries.

Dawn Romig purchased this condo in 2007

Why Dawn Romig chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

We visited Destin in the mid '80s and fell in love with it. Though we have traveled the world, we have never discovered a beach or water more beautiful than we have found in Destin. When we were ready to buy a place in Destin, our condo at Surfside Resort seemed perfect. It has a spectacular view of the Gulf and great amenities.

What makes this condo unique

We really enjoy our private beach, playing tennis on our on-site courts, exercising in our fitness center, and dining in our great on-site restaurant. Our two balconies with unobstructed glass enclosures are 24 ft. and 14 ft. long and wide enough for outdoor dining. There is plenty of private parking, covered and uncovered. It's also nice to order lunch and drinks at the Tiki hut on the pool deck or have drinks at the bar on the beach tower.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Dana,

Thanks for adding a comment to our guestbook. We are so happy that you had a great time.

Best regards,

Dawn Romig
Sep 2008
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Amenities

Frangista Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large newly renovated walk-in shower. Laundry
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen-sized
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Excellent on-site restaurant, fitness center, spa, and beauty salon, and sports deck with tennis, basket ball, shuffle board and volley ball.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(54 traveler reviews)

Great View of the Gulf! Enjoy the beach this spring
average rating of 4.888889 based on 56 reviews
5

Great location & nice condo

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at unit 206 for a week during spring break. From checking in until we left everything went smoothly. Dawn was super quick in response to our email. The view of the resort balcony was beautiful, a short walk from the unit to get to the beach. Everything you see in the pictures is how it is in the condo. But the view of the beach from the balcony is much better in person. The unit is right next to the elevator so that was nice. The heated swimming pool was a plus, we used it when it got really cold down by the beach. Including with the rental, we got an umbrella and 2 chairs for a week. Overall we had a really good experience. We will definitely rent from Dawn again next time.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking time to tell others about your experience in our condo. Your descriptions will help others visualize it. It was a pleasure to have you vacation with us.
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Cottage Grove, WI
5

Great getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The location of this condo is wonderful. The ocean in this location is beautiful . . . Emerald in color. The pool area was very nice. Great exercise room on site. We walked the beach every day. We felt very at home in this unit. the unit was very clean. It is well equipped and spacious. The owner was a delight to work with. We could not have asked for a better vacation spot. I would definately consider renting this unit again.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2009
  • Stayed: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really appreciate your kind comments about our vacation home. We agree, our Gulf location is wonderful, and the we are so glad that you enjoyed it and our condo. We look forward to having you will come back again soon. Best wishes, Dawn
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5

Everything and more.

  • 5 of 5

We have been to Surfside Resort many times and 206 would be at the top of our return list. After a month you know the place well. Started with Dawn being easy and efficient to work with. Second the condo was very clean and had everything we needed for our 4weeks kitchen was very well supplied. Master bed was very comfortable. We did not use the second bedroom but seemed equal in quality. Facilities at the resort were very good. Weather as always excellent. My wife took a full vacation so we did not use the stove but, it was very nice and super clean. Hope to return.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you vacation at our condo. You are welcome back any time. Dawn
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Central Ohio
5

Pleasant beach week

  • 5 of 5

We visited Surfside Beach Resort Oct 15-22, 2016. The condo itself was beautifully decorated and well stocked with kitchen utensils. Resort itself has many extras such as fitness center, beautiful pool and hot tubs, basketball courts, and of course the beach! I would recommend this condo to anyone searching for a clean, well maintained place to relax for a week or so. The owner was very easy to work with and provided accurate info on what we needed to bring with us. I would also like to recommend a restaurant we discovered called the Shrimp Basket. Not fancy, but absolutely the best shrimp and grits, I have ever eaten, all prepared by a young man who looks like he's about 22. They also have AUCE specials every day. We ate there twice during our stay and they were the best 2 meals we had the whole vacation. Price: $15-19 per person! It's worth searching for...check your iPad.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mary, We thank you for your thorough review of our condo and resort. It is always good to hear that our guests liked our condo decor, thought it was well equipped and appreciated our resort amenities. We also appreciate the restaurant suggestion. My husband and I will try it next week when we are at our condo. Dawn
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Indiana
5

Surfside 206

  • 5 of 5

All that we wanted and more. This was our first time to stay at Surfside. We liked the complex and especially liked unit 206. The condo is nicely decorated and maintained, close to the elevator, with easy access to beach, pool, and parking. Everything we needed for making our week enjoyable was furnished, including a beach setup. Special thanks to Dawn, the owner, for keeping us informed and answering any questions we had.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your thoughtful comments. Surfside Resort is excellent family resort. We are happy that it and our condo worked well for you and your granddaughter and friend. We look forward to hosting you again.
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4

Florida Vacation

  • 4 of 5

This was my first time in the Gulf of Florida. Loved the "Emerald" water. We were there the week of Sept. 10th to the 17th. Since it was off peak season it seemed to be a little boring. The restaurants tended to close at 9:00.

Enjoyed the Condo. Just the right amount of room for 4 people. Any more than that and it would not have worked. Management seemed a little uptight. Not so friendly to "renters". Florida rule. No drinks in the pool. That was a bummer.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Debra, We are so glad you enjoyed your first visit to the Destin area and liked our condo. It was a pleasure to have you vacation with us. Dawn
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Map

Pompano Joe's
Rick's Crab Trap -- CLOSED
Destin Commons
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Another Broken Egg Cafe -- CLOSED
Publix Super Market
The Fresh Market
Ocean Club Restaurant
Whale's Tail At Seascape
Bonefish Grill
"4 stars "
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
AMC Destin Commons 14
Whale's Tail At Seascape
Vintij Wine Boutique & Bistro
Carrabba's Italian Grill
Tuscany Italian Bistro
LongHorn Steakhouse
Bike/Pedestrian Path
Gulf of Mexico
Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Fort Walton
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Seascape
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
The Royal Palm
Nearest Beach
Miramar
Car: recommended

Other Activities: shopping, boating, basketball court, miniature golf, shuffleboard

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Rates & Availability

Frangista Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SPRING 2017
Apr 8 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,095
 
 
EARLY SUMMER 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
PEAK SUMMER 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,695
 
 
LATE SUMMER 2017
Aug 4 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$795
 
 
EARLY FALL 2017
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$695
 
 
LATE FALL 2017
Sep 30 2017 - Nov 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
$625
 
 
WINTER 2017
Nov 4 2017 - Dec 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$595
 
 
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 2 2018
30 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
Soring Break
Mar 3 2018 - Apr 13 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
Spring 2018
Apr 14 2018 - May 25 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,095
 
 
Early Summer 2018
May 26 2018 - Jun 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
Peak Summer 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,695
 
 
Late Summer 2018
Aug 4 2018 - Sep 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
$850
 
 
Early Fall 2018
Sep 8 2018 - Nov 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
Early Winter 2018
Nov 3 2018 - Dec 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$85
$595
$1,595
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$90
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates listed are for payment by personal check or e-check through VRBO/Homeawy. I will send an additional payment request for a 2.9% processing fee for payment by credit card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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