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

21 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


Destin Condo Rental Photos and Description

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



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 at 404-353-5253. 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!)


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.

The unit comfortably accommodates 6.

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.


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


Keywords: Condo

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016
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based on 21 traveler reviews

Beachfront - RENOVATED 2BR/2BA -Free Beach Service -"Life's a Beach" Destin Cond
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 21 reviews

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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Chicago, Illinois

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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Auburn, Alabama

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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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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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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Temperance, Mi

Just perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this condo. Perfect spot in the middle of Destin. The view is unbelievable from the 3rd floor. The sands and water in Destin is one of a kind, could not ask for more and we have been to many ocean front properties. This condo is great with wall to wall tile floors. The furniture and decor is wonderful. The kitchen is well stocked with top of the line cook ware. This is not the garage sale kitchen that many condos provide. The beach chair service that the owners provide is a $200+ value in its own. We will be booking again and look forward to next year.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 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


Rates & Availability

Destin Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 3 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Spring
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Peak Spring
Mar 18 2017 - Apr 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Spring
Apr 15 2017 - May 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 20 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer
May 27 2017 - Jun 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
July 4th Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 18 2017
5 night minimum stay
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.95%

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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Destin Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • 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
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
  • 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

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