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Beachfront - RENOVATED 2BR/2BA -Free Beach Service -"Life's a Beach" Destin Cond

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

PLATINUM RATED - COMPLETELY RENOVATED!

FREE BEACH SERVICE!!!

That is a $35/day value! You get dedicated beach service for the duration of your stay - 2 chaise lounges and 1 umbrella set up daily for you.

You can always reach us. We love to talk to our guests.

Our completely RENOVATED, platinum-rated gulf-front 2BR/2BA condo is located on the 3rd floor.

It is one of the only two platinum-rated units of its size in the entire building.

It boasts expansive views of the beach and pool from its wall-to-wall & floor-to-ceiling glass windows and doors as well as its private plexi-glass balcony.

It is PROFESSIONALLY DECORATED in a sophisticated color palette with quality furnishings, custom window and bed treatments, special art, and accessories. The entire unit is tiled with tasteful rugs warming the floors (no more dirty carpets!)

LIST OF RENOVATIONS:

Brand new maple kitchen cabinets with satin nickel knobs

Brand new maple bathroom vanities

Granite countertops in kitchen and bathrooms

Brand new Stainless Steel Appliances

All new sinks – kitchen & baths

New tile in both bathrooms

New tile in both bedrooms

Fresh paint throughout the entire unit – walls, ceiling & trim

All new satin nickel light fixtures and fans

All new satin nickel faucets in kitchen and bathrooms

All new satin nickel bath hardware

Mirrored wall

New furnishings include brand new Living Room, Dining Room and Master Bedroom furnishings in addition to brand new draperies and window treatments throughout the unit.

Our unit accommodates 6.

Please note that this is the smaller 2BR/2BA floor plan in the building which accommodates 6.

The larger 2BR/2BA floor plan accommodates 8.

The master bedroom features a king size bed and full bath including oversized tub and shower. It has a Samsung LCD TV and DVD player.

The second bedroom offers 2 twin beds (second twin a trundle) and a full bath. It has a Samsung LCD TV and a DVD player.

The brand new living room sofa converts into a queen bed.

Living Room has a Samsung LCD TV and DVD player.

The kitchen is well appointed. There is a new washer and dryer as well as a large pantry for your convenience.

Towels and linens as well as a starter kit of dish soap/powder, laundry detergent and toiletries are provided.

STERLING SANDS is an eight story mid-rise condominium complex featuring 380 feet of Gulf front. It is located directly on the Gulf in the heart of Destin within walking distance of shopping, entertainment parks and a variety of the area’s best restaurants. It is one of the most sought after buildings in Destin.

AMENITIES:

380 feet of pristine beach

71-foot free form pool (heated seasonally)

Outdoor spa/hot tub

Covered barbeque area with picnic table

Beach service (available in season)

Poolside children’s activities (in season)

Close to amusements, golf, shopping & restaurants

On property parking

Free Wi-Fi internet access

WE STRICTLY ENFORCE 'NO SMOKING' and 'NO PETS' POLICY.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

Amenities

Destin Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom with its private bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin beds in trundle format
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sleeper sofa in Living Room
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Beachfront - RENOVATED 2BR/2BA -Free Beach Service -"Life's a Beach" Destin Cond
average rating of 4.818182 based on 22 reviews
5

First Trip to Destin and we are in LOVE!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Destin, so it took us a while to find the right spot for us...but "Life's a Beach" was the perfect choice for us. Location was perfect as was the condo. It was beautifully decorated, kitchen fully equipped, very well cared for and clean. Views from the balcony were incredible, gorgeous white sand, emerald water and the sunsets were amazing. Owners were very quick to respond to our questions, both those about the condo and about the Destin area. We can't wait to return and would definitely want to stay at "Life's a Beach!" Thank you, for sharing your beautiful condo with us!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect beachfront condo

  • 5 of 5

The condo was truly spectacular with renovated appointments and furnishings throughout.

We enjoyed having our morning coffee on the balcony overlooking the gorgeous beach and emerald waters. The condo came with daily beach service which was a big plus. The owner was prompt and very easy to communicate with.

We have been coming to Destin and especially to Sterling Sands year after year. This condo was by far our favorite. We cannot wait to come back. It is a winner!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2

Great location- average condo

  • 2 of 5

We loved the location- great pool and the beach is wonderful.

We were disappointed in the lack of attention to details in the condo:

- no bathroom hooks or bars to hang up bath towels

- rusty master bedroom closet door tracks

- mildew in the bathroom tub grout

- mildew smelling kitchen towels (maintenance replaced)

- master bedroom dresser drawers come off the tracks each time opened

The condo pool and beach is well-kept and beautiful along with the grounds. However, we would not return to this unit.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are disappointed that you gave us our very first below 5-star review based on some minor points without regard to the entire renovated condition of our beach-front condo. We sent the maintenance team to address all your points: 1) The top drawer stopper in the brand new dresser had come off – they will put a new stopper 2) They will add a couple of bathroom hooks – there is no wall space to accommodate another towel bar 3) They cleaned the rust off the closet door track 4) They will recaulk master tub – it was last recaulked 5 months ago – July is the peak of humidity in Florida.
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5

Life is a Beach....

  • 5 of 5

...when you stay at Life's a Beach condo. Centrally located, full accommodations in the unit and amenities of the pool and beach, breathtaking view of the gulf, clean condo and property. Easy access to the condo via stairs or elevators. The staff (can't remember his name) who helped us with our parking pass and wrist bands was extremely friendly and helpful. The owner was very helpful in accommodating us on a request....we asked on a Saturday and she was right back in touch with us. We would recommend Life's a Beach and plan to return. It worked well for our family. Our only problem is we did not get to stay long enough!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super Special Spring Break!

  • 5 of 5

My daughter, niece, and I had one of the best spring breaks ever here.

Opening the curtains and seeing the view took our breath. We could see the the pool area, the beach, and the mesmerizing blue water.

The location is convenient to everything. You can walk to lots of stores and restaurants. The unit is right above the pool and just a minute away from the pool area and beach walkover.

The heated pool was amazing during the not so warm March days. Enjoyed the hot tub as well. Everyone was super friendly... Including guests and staff.

The unit was spacious and well equipped. We felt at home. Be aware that the second bedroom is small. It has a trundle for the second person. No closet. Best for one person.

We would definitely stay here again! We miss the balcony breakfasts and sunsets.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Get-a-way

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had such a wonderful time here. The place was impeccable. The owner was organized and so easy to work with. The beach service was perfect. We were so thrilled with our stay that I booked next year the minute we got home!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities: Boating, shopping, kayaking, shelling, parasailing, biking, health/beauty spa, mini golf

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Rates & Availability

Destin Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Summer
May 26 2017 - Jun 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$325
$1,895
 
 
Peak Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,995
 
 
July 4th Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,095
 
 
Peak Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,995
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 18 2017
5 night minimum stay
$299
$1,795
 
 
Pre-Fall
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$249
$1,495
 
 
Fall
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$219
$1,295
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$179
$1,045
$1,495
 
 
Early Spring 2018
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
$229
$1,345
 
 
Peak Spring 2018
Mar 17 2018 - Apr 13 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,545
 
 
Late Spring 2018
Apr 14 2018 - May 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$229
$1,345
 
 
Pre-Summer 2018
May 19 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$289
$1,695
 
 
Early Summer 2018
May 26 2018 - Jun 15 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,895
 
 
Peak Summer 2018
Jun 16 2018 - Jun 29 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,995
 
 
July 4th Week 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 6 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,095
 
 
Peak Summer 2018
Jul 7 2018 - Aug 3 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,995
 
 
Late Summer 2018
Aug 4 2018 - Aug 17 2018
5 night minimum stay
$299
$1,795
 
 
Pre-Fall 2018
Aug 18 2018 - Aug 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$249
$1,495
 
 
Fall 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$219
$1,295
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$149
$985
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Please call me with your credit card information at 404-353-5253 to secure your reservation. We like to talk with our guests.
I will keep your credit card info on file as security deposit instead of collecting funds. $500 will be authorized, but not charged to your credit card prior to check-in. I will not charge anything, unless there are reported damages and/or excessively dirty conditions by you and/or our cleaning crew upon your check-out.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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