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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3BR, 4 bath, private home. overlooking golf course.

(Small, non shedding and well behaved pets are considered with prior approval)

Villa Lago is the newest community in Sandestin!

Looking to relax in luxurious surroundings? Casa D'Emma is a place where you can get away from it all. Our home is professional decorated and well equipped with everything you will need to fully enjoy your time on vacation.

Leave your car in the driveway and use the golf cart to slow down the pace of your holiday. A short ride takes you to the natural beauty of the gulf beaches or the convenience and options of Baytowne Wharf. Baytowne Wharf is a self-contained village with world class restaurants, activities, shopping and nightlife. Walk a mere 100 yards and you have access to the Villa Lago community pool.

First Floor:

Walk through the solid wood front door and the first thing you’ll notice is the curved interior walls of the foyer highlighted by beautiful crown molding and tile floors. To the right of the entryway is a full bath room to freshen up in upon your arrival. To your left is a private office (usually locked off) in the unfortunate event that you need to check in with work while you stay with us.

Continuing down the hall the home opens up to a large living room/kitchen combo with a separate dining area. Allow your breakfast coffee to be splashed with sunlight from all the east facing windows or perhaps step out onto the patio and enjoy breakfast lakeside in morning air.

Whatever the culinary creation, you'll have all the appointments needed to satisfy your hunger. Stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, tile backslash and island give you the setting and space needed to let your inner 'Emeril' run wild!

The exquisitely decorated dining room features a stone top dining table and 6 high back chairs. Step outside the back door and you have your own terrace just steps away from the lake and golf course.

When the occasion calls for relaxing indoors, nestle into one of the leather club chairs or couch and enjoy the 47in HDTV/DVD Combo.

The Second Floor:

King Master Bedroom with private terrace overlooking the lake! Sleep like royalty in the 4 post queen size bed with luxurious bedding's. High ceilings, crown moldings, TV/DVD Combo, ceiling fan, reading lamps and a walk in closet compliment the room exquisitely. The attention to detail extends to your attached, master bath. Equipped with everything you need to look and feel your best. Enjoy granite counter tops, his and her separate vanity, separate jetted tub, shower with a sitting bench and a separate commode room.

The other two bedrooms on the second floor both feature Jr. Queen beds, high ceilings, crown moldings, TVs, ceiling fans, reading lamps and their own closets. Additionally, each room has its own, luxurious, private bathroom! Granite counter tops, sliding glass shower doors and sumptuous towels make being indoors almost as pleasant as being out.

You will also find the laundry room with washer and dryer on the second floor.

Small, non shedding dogs allowed with prior approval and fee.

Sandestin Resort Amenities:

*Extra Fees may apply

• Private Beach (short drive across the street—still inside the resort)

• 4 championship golf courses *

• 15 world-class tennis courts *

• 98-slip marina with dozens of Destin water sports *

• Basketball court located Beachside

• Beach umbrellas and chairs*

• Children's Programs *

• Babysitting service *

• Golf club rentals *

• Fitness Center

• 2 Playgrounds (located at The Village of Baytowne Wharf and Jolee Island)

• Spa services *

*Extra Fees may apply

More Details

Owner
Anthony Demma
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

About Anthony Demma

Maureen, Anthony and our 4 children live in the suburbs of Chicago. We both grew up in the surrounding area, met at Northern Illinois University and have been married 15 years. Anthony runs multiple small businesses and Maureen (in addition to helping run the businesses) has her hands full caring for the children and home.

Anthony Demma purchased this house in 2013

Why Anthony Demma chose Sandestin

Eventually we hope to make our home in Florida. We recently sold some property and thought this would be a good time to start getting established in Florida. We have spent a fair amount of time on 30A over the years and love the area. When our agent showed us Sandestin, we had that 'aha' moment. Between the gorgeous landscaping, proximity to activities (both outdoor and indoor) and the immaculate home, we had a fairly easy decision to make.

What makes this house unique

Having a home on a golf course is simply a very pleasant way to live. Time seems to slow down when using the golf cart to get around.. Take a short jaunt to any number of activities (beach, golf, tennis, water sports) or simply go for a walk and observe the natural beauty of the area. A marina and village complete with shopping, restaurants, cafes, bars and numerous kids activities adds to a neighborhood with something for everyone.

Amenities

Sandestin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • Each upstairs room has its own full bath. There is a full bath on the first floor for convenience.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Geust 2 - 1 queen
    Master - 1 king
    Geust 1 - 1 queen
  • There are three wonderful bed rooms. Each has their own room and an adjoining bathroom. Great for couples, families, ladies get away, golfing vacations or bachelor/bachelorette parties.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great Vacation! The house was the perfect size for our family. It was super clean and well stocked. It was also very pet friendly. Anthony was great and easy to work with. We will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words :)
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5

Well kept and very clean

  • 5 of 5

Great my husband really liked the view of the golf course. Loved the home and golf cart. We will call him again to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words. We look forward to you staying again!
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Atlanta, GA
5

HIGHLY recommend!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this house justice! Amazing! Loved the entire experience! Will never stay anywhere else. It is super close to Baytowne Wharf. The golf cart made it even more fun. Fishing right out our back door. The beds and sheets are comfortable (a rare find in a rental property).

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You Blake!
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5

Exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5

This house was everything we were expecting and more. It is beautifully decorated ,great location and spotless. The view out of the 2 back balconies were so relaxing. The golf cart was icing on the cake. When we return to Sandestin we difiniately will rent this house again !

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hamilton, Ohio
5

First Timers

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to the Destin area and we made the right choice in choosing to stay in Sandestin! We were regrouping after having to cancel a planned trip due to Hurricane Matthew and Anthony, the owner, was very gracious in his dealings and allowed us to stay in his beautiful rental on very quick notice. His home is nicely decorated, fully equipped, very clean and in a nice neighborhood. The house overlooks a lake on a golf course and we sat out back often watching the birds and the golfers. We loved having access to the golf cart--so much fun driving to the beach and to Publix! The resort is lovely--we rode bikes all over exploring and thoroughly enjoyed visiting the Baytown Wharf area for meals and entertainment. We really had no need to leave the resort. We appreciated being able to take our little dog along--he went everywhere with us on the golf cart! This was our first visit to Sandestin but it won't be our last! We highly recommend the area, the rental, and doing business with Anthony.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much guys (and gals). We hops you will return again!
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Perfect vacation home

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house. It was clean and very well stocked. Close to the village and within walking distance to the pool. Master bedroom had a great view of the lake. Anthony was very responsive and truly a pleasure to work with. Our family will be returning to Destin and staying in this home. Golf cart was an added bonus. We loved the resort.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
US 98
Car: not necessary

Located in the Beach and Golf Resort Community of Sandestin. Enjoy 2400 acres of manicured grounds, golf courses, shopping and relaxing. Within this gated resort you can find just about anything you wish in order to fully enjoy your time down here.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Electronic checks are the preferred payment method in order to keep transaction costs down.

"Returning Guest Price Lock": Prices will be honored for one years from date of first visit if you return during the same season in either of the following years.

Greater than 60 day advance notice I will refund 100%, minus a $250 re-booking fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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