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Top Floor Penthouse, Open Floor Plan, 3 Bedrooms & 3 Bathrooms

Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

This amazing condo has been professionally decorated and furnished with an updated kitchen that has granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The condo boasts a 28 ft. long balcony and 10 ft. ceilings that make for unbelievable views out the floor-to-ceiling windows. With 1560 square feet of living space, this unit is the perfect rental for a large family or couples vacationing together in the Emerald Coast.

Features of the condo condo:

- New flooring in bedrooms

- Flat Screen LCD TVs in Living Room and all 3 Bedrooms

- GE stainless steel appliances

- Granite Countertops

- Quality furniture and accessories

- New cookware, dinnerware and small appliances

- Free WiFi for guests

- Complimentary beach service for guests

The beachfront condo sits on the beautiful white sandy beaches of Okaloosa Island, yet is literally just minutes away from the heart of Destin, FL. The Waters Edge complex is a well-kept, clean, quiet resort with just over 100 condos offering one of the largest pools in the area, complimentary beach service (2 chairs and 1 umbrella), covered parking and more. You can combine the peacefulness of the resort with the unlimited activities the Destin-area offers to make for an unforgettable stay.

Excellent restaurants, fantastic shopping, awesome golf courses and unmatched fishing are just a few features the Destin-area offers. You have unlimited options of things to do within a 15-20 minute radius from the condo. A relaxing day at the pool or on the beach, or a busy day exploring the area can be capped off watching the sunset hit the beautiful blue water of the Gulf of Mexico.

Keywords: beach front, ocean front, top floor, okaloosa island condo, condo on the beach, beachfront condo

More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 7, 2017

About The Owner

We purchased the unit in December 2009. The unit had the best view and balcony of any properties I looked at on Okaloosa Island and in the Destin-area. I updated the unit and had it professionally designed so that the interior would match the quality of the open floor plan, 10' ceilings and top floor corner location. I started taking rentals in the summer of 2010 and have had nothing but great reviews and feedback from guests. We visit the area several times per year and make sure the condo is clean and in excellent condition - and we have high standards. I can assure you that I will do everything possible to make sure the condo exceeds your expectations.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2009

Why The Owner chose Florida Panhandle

The white sandy beaches and the beautiful blue Gulf of Mexico is what brings people to the Emerald Coast. This unit has unbelievable views from a huge balcony and Okaloosa Island offers a quiet, relaxing destination just minutes from the heart of Destin, Fl. Anything and everything the Destin-area has to offer is within a short drive.

What makes this condo unique

This is considered a 'penthouse' unit that is on the top floor in the west corner. The balcony is 28' long and offers unbelievable oceanfront views. 10' ceilings make the rooms seem even more spacious than the 1560 square foot. I recently renovated the unit, updating the kitchen, adding granite counters, crown molding and a professional design. The unit's interior now is just as impressive as the balcony and views.


Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(96 traveler reviews)

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Top Floor Penthouse, Open Floor Plan, 3 Bedrooms & 3 Bathrooms
average rating of 5.0 based on 96 reviews

Two Thumbs Up for Waters Edge 603

  • 5 of 5

The condo was spacious, very clean and had everything we needed. The view is amazing and we loved that it was a penthouse. The balcony was large and relaxing to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

The Waters Edge property as a whole was well kept and very quite. The owner Shawn, was very responsive and went out of his way to ensure everything was ok. We will recommend this place to all our friends and hope Condo 603 will be available if we ever return.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Totally Five star

  • 5 of 5

We have been to this area every year for the past four years and this was undoubtedly the best experience we have had. The Condo was very well maintained, structurally "quiet" - in that there is no neighbor noise bleed through - and we couldn't ask for better views. Parking was not a problem (sheltered) and there was security on the grounds at night. We would recommend staying here to anyone interested in having a vacation that is a bit above all the rest.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, immaculate Condo!

  • 5 of 5

This was our third stay at Waters Edge. All of our stays have been enjoyable but this is the best condo we've rented there. It was spotless and had everything anyone could need including soap and shampoo in all the bathrooms and even make up wipes. There is a closet full of sand and water toys. The kitchen is stocked with all the dishes, utensils and appliances you need for cooking. They even provide coffee filters. My teen daughter noted that the owners are very thoughtful in what they include in the condo. Really, all you need to pack is your clothes, sunscreen and towels for the beach. Everything else is there.

The open kitchen/dining/living room gives you lots of space for the family to spread out. The oversized balcony has lots of seating and fantastic views. The bedrooms and bathrooms are large for a condo. The beds were all comfortable, even the sofa bed. We enjoyed the extra space and the high ceilings in this corner unit.

The owner was pleasant to deal with and was very responsive. He gave us some great restaurant suggestions.

Waters Edge is a beautiful property. It's beautifully landscaped and well-maintained. Parking is easy. The pools are always clean. The beach and pools are steps from the condo. Two chairs and an umbrella are waiting on the beach for you every day and included in the price of the condo, and you can pay for an extra set up, which we did because there were six of us.

I highly recommend this condo. The great reviews are well-deserved. If it's available, we will stay here every time we visit FWB.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful unit, gorgeous view and very spacious, it had everything we needed.

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful condo and the views are amazing! The grounds were immaculate and the pool was huge and beautiful, the parking great and my only complaint was that I had to leave.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spacious and fully stocked beautiful condo

  • 5 of 5

We were so happy to walk in and find a gorgeous place with an even more gorgeous view! There were 6 of us, 2 grandparents, 2 parents, and 2 toddlers. Everything we needed to cook (didn't do much of that) sleep (beds and linens were very comfy) entertain our little ones (Nick, Jr. and Disney channel, dvd player) and play on the beach or at the pool (toys, castle molds, floating rings, plus 2 chairs and umbrella everyday) was provided for us. The smaller pool was heated, which was handy because of the cooler weather this week. We felt that it was preferable to stay here on Okaloosa Island rather than in crowded Destin, and even though it isn't officially summer yet, it was the right move. Traffic in Destin was slow already and the beaches there looked much more crowded than where we were. Fort Walton Beach has made some great strides with new businesses in the last few years, there is a great Publix grocery store about a mile from the condo, and the downtown area looks much cleaner and nicer than the last time I was here 5 years ago. All in all it was a delightful week, and this condo was one of the best I have ever stayed in. I highly recommend for a multi-generational family. Everyone had plenty of privacy, but a large living/dining to gather when we wanted to be together.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We have nothing but praise for Unit 603 and the contacts we had with the owner.

  • 5 of 5

The unit was very clean and attractive and was well stocked with all the kitchen equipment needed. There were sand toys for the granddaughters as well. We loved the big front deck and ease of movement from unit to beach. We highly recommend unit 603 at Water's Edge.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Fort Walton Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 20 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Fall
Aug 5 2017 - Oct 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Oct 29 2017 - Mar 10 2018
3 night minimum stay
Mar 11 2018 - Apr 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
Late Spring
Apr 8 2018 - May 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
May 19 2018 - Aug 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
Late Fall
Aug 4 2018 - Nov 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 11.0%

Contact me directly for specific quotes and potential discounts.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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