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Luxurious Platinum Rated Condo - with 700' Lazy River, Heated pools

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Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
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Luxurious 1 Bedroom + Bunkroom + Sleeper Sofa - 2 Baths, sleeps 6

Last minute cancelation for June 21 to June 28. Call now before it is too late. Our condo is located on Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach just 4 miles west of Destin. The island is about 1000 feet wide with the Choctawhatchee Bay on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. This is the only resort with both beach and bay access. Our condominium overlooks the Bay, lazy river and pools. It is one of a few that offers a heated pool, and it is the only resort on the island with a 700 foot lazy river (everyone loves this!!). A perfect place to relax in the sun. As an added treat, on occasion you can watch the Blue Angels practice overhead.

In addition, there is a 4900 square foot pool, a zero entry pool (great for the little ones), a kiddie pool, a water spray park, three huge hot tubs for guests to relax in, and an elevated walkover to the beautiful white sand beaches.

Also, we have an incredible 2,500 square foot state of the art fitness center available to all guests.

Absolutely the best on the island!! Not only does it have unsurpassed amenities, it is conveniently located from shopping, restaurants, The Fishing Pier/Boardwalk (great place to watch Dolphins at play), Island Golf, The Emerald Coast Convention Center and The Gulfarium.

Okaloosa Island is in a premium location just 5 minutes from Destin and its many attractions – perfect for your getaway.

This 4th floor unit maintains a “Superior” rating in decor. It features nine foot ceilings, custom cabinetry throughout for plenty of storage, crown molding, and Corian® counter tops. It is perfect for a family or couples getaway. In our luxurious unit, you can relax and enjoy all the amenities of an expensive resort, at an affordable price.

Our smoke-free condominium is completely and professionally furnished - just bring your clothes and sunscreen.

For those guests wanting to soak up the sun, you can float the lazy river, relax by the pool or head to the beach.

Need a break from the sun? We’ve furnished the condo with cards, board games, and a variety of movies, PS2 games, and books for your enjoyment.

The master bedroom features a king size bed, 37” HD LCD TV with DVD player, and private bath. You will feel right at home with 2 dressers, 2 nightstands, and table lamps on dimmers, built-in ironing board with iron, and a large closet to place your belongings.

The master bathroom is tastefully decorated with plenty of storage space and includes a built-in hairdryer. The unit is also equipped with a washer and dryer for your convenience.

The bunk room has been designed and decorated for comfort and fun. It has its own 14” LCD TV with DVD player and a Sony PlayStation II for the kid’s entertainment.

Each bunk is equipped with its own private reading light.

The bunk area has its own dresser, with additional drawers available under the bed for generous storage. The bunk bath is also beautifully decorated with custom cabinetry, Corian® counter tops, and a built-in hairdryer.

The condo has a fully-equipped and stocked kitchen with extras such as spices and crock pot for those who wish to dine in. Charcoal grills are available near the Lazy River.

Too tired to cook? Fort Walton Beach and Destin offer a large variety of fabulous restaurants to choose from. Check out the visitor center located about 1 block East of the condo.

The living room is decorated with leather furniture and is equipped with a 47” LCD TV, DVD, and a surround sound stereo for your entertainment. High speed wireless is also available for use.

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

Lori Vieau
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 3, 2016
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About Lori Vieau

Born and raised in Grand Haven, MI on the beautiful beaches of Lake Michigan. I married my high school sweetheart and we have two awesome boys. My husband and I both went to college and began our careers in Texas, then moved to Memphis ,TN and lived in Memphis for 18 years. We have since moved back to our hometown to help take care of aging parents.

Lori Vieau purchased this condo in 2005

Why Lori Vieau chose Florida Panhandle

The panhandle of Florida has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and we fell in love with Fort Walton Beach area on our first visit back in 2004. Our condo complex has one of the best beaches, pool areas (lazy river), amenities, and georgeous landscaping and that is why we purchased a condo here. In addition, we have friends who own condos in the area as well and we just love to spend time here.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo is a very family friendly place to stay and once you visit you will want to come back every year to create memories with family and friends.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"My family had a great time in Destin and your condo was very accomodating! Our boys had a wonderful time in the lazy river!! This was our first trip to the Destin area and we are looking forward to coming back again...hopefully for two weeks instead of just one! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay nad will certainly book with you again."
May 2005
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Luxurious Platinum Rated Condo - with 700' Lazy River, Heated pools
average rating of 4.8125 based on 17 reviews

Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo - love the setup. Everything needed is available. Impressive master bedroom. Will definitely be back and will recommend to others. Thank you, Lori, for a great vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Trenton, IL

Great Vacation Despite the Weather

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at Destin West. The condo was very clean and had everything we needed for a wonderful week in Florida. Although we had limited sunshine and were forced to leave the beach due to impending storms we were able to use the lazy river, hot tub and pool quite a bit throughout the week. Mike and Lori were great to work with and I would definitely come back for future family vacations!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nashville, TN

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We have visited this resort for the past 6 years and have always stayed in Mike and Lorie's condo. Destin West is perfect for kids with the zero entry pool and lazy river. The condo overlooks the lazy river, which was always nice at nap time when my older son could swim with his dad, and I could watch from the balcony. We love the bunk beds in the hall. The owners have great communication. This will be our first year not visiting, because we have decided to go to Mexico. But our entire family is going to miss this condo this year! I highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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  • 5 of 5

This condo was beautiful! Everything was brand new and clean; no problems at all. Our room overlooked the lazy river & the bay. We stayed for a week, but it just wasn't long enough. The weather was perfect and we had an awesome time. Thank you so much Mike & Lori. We look forward to renting from you again next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rockville, MD

Perfect location for relaxation

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for another wonderful trip to Okaloosa Island. We spent very day relaxing by the pool or beach. One evening we took a walk on the Okaloosa Pier and saw dolphins, sea turtles, jelly fish, and even a hammer head shark. My son, who turned 5 during our trip, started crying when we got in the car to head home he was so sad to leave. We look forward to returning again next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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South Carthage, Tennessee

Best Condo Ever

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this condo and it has a superb view of the lazy river and bay. Our family will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Floyd's Shrimp House
Dewey Destin Harborside
Dewey Destin Seafood
AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar
Anglers Beachside Grill
The Back Porch
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Valparaiso (VPS)
Car: necessary

Our condo is located on Okaloosa Island just 4 miles East of Destin.

The living room and balcony overlooks a beautiful view of the bay, the pool area with lazy river and the incredible lush landscaping. It is a great place to relax and have fun!

Covered parking is available for guests.

Air Conditioning, Cable TV, 47” HDTV w/ DVD, 14” LCD TV in bunk room w/ DVD & Sony Playstation II, 37” HD LCD TV with DVD in Master bedroom, Stereo, Fully equipped Kitchen, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Ice Maker, Linens provided, Washer, Dryer, 3 Large Hot tubs, 6 pools -4 Heated Pool – one of just a few on Okaloosa Island, a 4,900 square foot pool, and a zero entry pool connected to a 700 foot Lazy river, Charcoal BBQ Grills available, 2500 Square Foot State of the Art Fitness Center – The best on the island, Covered Parking. No Smoking or Pets please.


Rates & Availability

Fort Walton Beach Condo Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%

Additional rental information:

* Hassle-free check-in.
* Must be 25 years or older to rent.
* Peak season rentals are Saturday to Saturday.
* Cancellation policy - $250 deposit is non-refundable. Full rent is due 30 days prior to rental and is non - refundable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Fort Walton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
  • 6 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Both bathrooms have built in hair dryers and medicine cabinets for toiletry storage.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king
    Bunk room - 2 twin/ single
    Sleeper sofa - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master bedroom has 37 inch HD LCD TV with DVD player. Master bedroom has built in Ironing board with iron. Bunk room has 14 inch LCD TV with DVD, Sony Playstation II and board games. Both rooms have lots of storage.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Raft
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • 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 ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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