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RENOVATED With Comfort in Mind, Rocker Recliner, Soft Beds with Beach Service

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths (Sleeps 5)

Location: Sterling Sands, Mid-Destin, Destin Area, Florida North West, Florida, USA Accommodations: Condominium, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 5).

Our PLATINUM RATED, 2 BR/2BA condo is located on the second floor of Sterling Sands. Sterling Sands is an eight story complex with 380 feet of gulf front. It is located directly on the Gulf with no roads to cross in mid-Destin close to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. It is a block from Big Kahuna water park and across the street from The Track.

The 71 foot free-form pool is heated seasonally.

This condo has amazing views of the gulf and center views of the pool through the 15 foot floor to ceiling sliders and plexi-glass balcony railings.

FREE BEACH SERVICE!! (seasonal) For the duration of your stay, you will have a dedicated set of two chairs and an umbrella. This is a $35 a day value!

Our condo has a comfortable rocker recliner and 4 inch memory foam toppers on the beds. We care about your comfort. Our condo is tastefully decorated and full of local art for you to enjoy. Some of the art is by the owners themselves.

LIST OF RENOVATIONS:

Wood-look tile throughout the condo.

New cabinets, granite countertops and stainless appliances.

All new sinks and faucets in both the kitchen and baths.

Reconfigured master bath with more cabinet and counter space

Retextured and repainted ceilings with crown molding

New light fixtures as well as ceiling fans in the living room and both bedrooms

The balcony has two custom built adirondack chairs that are bar height with cup holders. There are also two regular height chairs and a table

The master bedroom has a king sized bed with a memory foam top and a flat screen TV with a DVD player. There is an attached bathroom with a jacuzzi tub.

The second bedroom has a twin over full bunk. The full mattress has a memory foam topper. There is a wall mount TV/DVD player

The comfortable sofa converts into a queen bed.

The living room has a large flat screen TV with a DVD player

The kitchen is well appointed and restocked regularly. There is a pantry for extra storage.

Towels and starter supply of dish soap, dishwasher soap, bath soap and garbage can liners are provided.

AMENITIES:

380 feet of pristine beach

71 foot free-form pool heated seasonally

Poolside hot tub

Pool loungers and tables with umbrellas

Covered barbecue pavilion with gas grills and picnic tables

Seasonal beach service (March 1 - October 31)

Free WIFI and cable TV

Parking in front of building

Close to entertainment, shopping, restaurants, and golf .

Our condo is owner operated.

Must be 25 to rent.

WE STRICTLY ENFORCE 'NO SMOKING' AND 'NO PET' POLICIES

More Details

Property Manager
Johnny or Leslie Johnson
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 10, 2017

About Johnny or Leslie Johnson

We are owner/operators that love Destin and have worked hard to make our condo one that you will want to return to. The remodeling was a three week labor of love that we completed ourselves.

Johnny or Leslie Johnson purchased this condo in 2010

Why Johnny or Leslie Johnson chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

We have been coming to Destin to vacation since the 60's. There is no place like it. The sugar white sand and emerald green waters are breathtaking.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you! We had a great time and your condo was perfect! I look forward to doing it again!
Oct 2014
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Amenities

Destin Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunkbed - Double on bottom
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Oceanfront complex steps from the beach. Above center of the pool on the second floor. Minimum Age Limit for Renters: 25. This is a no smoking and no pet rental.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

RENOVATED With Comfort in Mind, Rocker Recliner, Soft Beds with Beach Service
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 47 reviews
3

Living room furniture needs replacing. No comfortable seating. Does and chairs seating broken.

  • 3 of 5

Beautiful pool and beach access. Wish we had known fitness center was under construction and not usable.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have requested more information from this guest. I am not aware of "Does and chairs seating broken". I ask all guests to contact the housekeeper or myself if there are any problems with the condo upon arrival or during their stay, yet nothing was reported. The pool and beach are indeed beautiful. I apologize that I didn't notify the guest that the fitness room was closed for renovations, but at the time of her stay, the management of the complex had not yet notified owners. I would have certainly have notified her.
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5

Nice beach condo

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. Condo was nice, great view of pool and beach. Beach service with umbrella and chair was perfect. Pool was heated and nice size.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sterling Sands - Unit 207

  • 5 of 5

We went to Destin for Fall Break. We have visited Destin several times but this was one of the nicest places we have stayed. We loved the location of our condo centered on the pool and beach!! It was a beautiful Condo with all the comforts of home. One of the most relaxing vacations I have been on. I will recommend to all my friends and will be back next year!!

Thanks

Karen Hutto

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you had a wonderful stay. Thank you for choosing our condo and we hope that you are able to return!
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5

Awesome time!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time in Destin and felt this was better than the first. We absolutely loved the condo and its amenities. My 4yr old even commented on how clean the bathroom near the pool was! The condo itself was decorated very nice and set the tone for the week. The added beach service was also a plus! The Back Porch is within walking distance and a must to visit. Leslie was great to work with and answers questions promptly. We are planning next years vacation and will be calling Leslie to assist us with that. Sterling Sands #207 was great!!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you had a wonderful time! Thanks again for being our guests!
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Wonderful family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This property was everything our family wanted or needed for a vacation. The condo was clean, beds were comfortable, nice having a combo lock and not to worry about keys, enjoyed the original artwork , and location was terrific. We will definitely come back. At times internet was slow in the evenings. Thank you to the Johnson's for a great get away. Would also recommend Boshamps for dinner especially when the have music there. Great food.

Joe, Karen, and Parker Rinehart

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sterling Sands unit 207 was awesome!

  • 5 of 5

The condo unit, Sterling Sands, the amenities and the location were all wonderful. We loved it and are already planning for next year!I Leslie ( the owner) was a pleasure to work with!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you are able to return!
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS),Ft Walton
Nearest Golf
3.7 Miles
Regatta Bay
Nearest Motorway
You are on Hwy 98E aka Emerald Coast Pkwy
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
The Back Porch (Subway, Mervins's Pizza across st)
Nearest Beach
You are on the beach!

Fly Into Ft. Walton or Panama City airport.

There is so much to do! The beach, of course is the main attraction. Beach service of two chairs and an umbrella are included in the rental. You are able to rent extras. There are ocean kayaks and stand up paddleboards for rent. Many people enjoy parasailing and there are several operators nearby.

The Track, with go-carts, bumper boats, kiddie rides, bungee jumping and mini golf, is across the street. The Big Kahuna Waterpark is also within walking distance.

At nearby HarborWalk, there are many opportunities for charter fishing. Crab Island is a sand bar that attracts lots of people on the weekends and easily accessed by pontoon boat or jet ski which are rented from vendors on the harbor. Crab Island is just north of the Destin bridge.

If you enjoy shopping, there is plenty. The Commons and Silver Sands Outlet mall are a short drive away.

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Rates & Availability

Destin Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Summer
May 13 2017 - Jun 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$275
$1,815
 
 
Peak Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
4th of July week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,370
 
 
Peak Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
Late Summer
Jul 22 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
 
 
Fall
Aug 19 2017 - Oct 31 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$190
$1,210
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
$1,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

No smoking and no pets - no exceptions. Minimum age 25 to rent. Rates subject to change without notice.
Dates available: Year Round

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