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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Private home with a private pool, 200 yards to beach. Wifi, Golf Cart Available

Unique amenities, two pools, volley ball, tennis and an easy 5-minute walk to beach. 4 bedroom /3 Bath private home with a private pool in its backyard. Wifi and cable. Street legal golf cart also available for rent.

The 'Cashmere Coconut' -- A Taste of the Tropics. Comfort, class, crystal seas and crazy lazy days -- all here at the Cashmere Coconut! This 4 bedroom, 3 bath Mediterranean style, 2 story home is perfect for fun in the Destin sun.

Enjoy your private 26X13 pool and gas grill in the back yard, plus a huge community pool (heated during holidays and for spring), 2 tennis courts and volleyball pit just across the street.

This beautifully decorated home is just a block to the private beach access leading you to the white sandy beaches and teal waters. So for a taste of the tropics, The Cashmere Coconut is the perfect vacation home for your family and friends!

NO SMOKING/NO PETS

Sleeps up to 15. 2 King Beds, 1 Queen Bed, 2 Double Beds, 2 Twins (4.5 bdrms including bunking area). 1 twin sleeper loveseat in living room and 1 twin sleeper loveseat in one of the spacious king bedrooms.

Suitability: Minimum Age Limit for Renters, pets not allowed, non smoking only, suitable for elderly, infant children welcome, wheelchair accessible

More Details

Owner
Mark Jones
Member since: 2014
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 a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2017

About Mark Jones

This is my first vacation rental. I am retired from owning my own Marketing Research Company in Roswell GA. Being semi retired I wanted to spend more time at the beach. While not using my home I thought of sharing it with other's. I hope that you enjoy my home as much as I do!!

Mark Jones purchased this house in 2014

Why Mark Jones chose Destin

I love this beach community and the convenience to the beach with the privacy that I wanted in the evenings with lots of space and the private pool. The clubhouse facilities are also extremely convenient and include a large pool that has just been redone, tennis and volleyball court just steps out of our door!

What makes this house unique

What you are unlikely to find in other beach rental homes, The Cashmere Coconut is located in an extremely convenient family oriented community, and comes with it's own pool plus complete renter access to the clubhouse pool, tennis and volleyball courts. Importantly, our community has it's own private beach access which is only a block away but for those interested we offer street legal golf cart use for much less than what local providers charge. In sum, we believe the Cashmere Coconut offers an exceptional combination of convenience, value and proximity that beach house renters are looking for and we have the 5-star ratings and testimonials to prove it!!

Amenities

Destin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1, 2 and 3 -
  • 3 Bathrooms Bathroom - toilet , shower , First story bathroom, modern glass-enclosed shower. Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second story bath, glass enclosed shower, lots of storage. Bathroom - toilet , shower , Newly renovated w/ large glass shower, double sink & vanity. Each of our bathrooms are extremely tidy and have beautiful natural light. In addition to being clean & modern, they are spacious and offer great closet and cabinet storage. Fresh linens are provided, so getting freshened up is made easy at the Cashmere Coconut!
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Master 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Upstairs w full bath and small private balcony
    Master 2 - 1 king , Upstairs w full bath and large balcony overlooking pool
    Guest 3 - 1 queen , Downstairs with direct access to back deck and full bath
    Guest 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Downstairs w direct access to pool and full bath
    Bunking Area 4.5 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Upstairs b/t masters with access to full bath
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12+ Bedroom 1 - 1 king , SPACIOUS w/ flat screen TV, private balcony & walk-in closet Bedroom 2 - 1 king , TV, private balcony w/pool view, walk-in closet. Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , First floor w/ private exit to the back deck & private pool. Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , First floor w/ private exit to back patio & private pool. Plus Bunking Area - Upstairs with full bed and single in separate cove area. Both upstairs king bedroom suites boast private balconies and have very spacious floor plans! There's plenty of room for sleeping children in pack n plays or on floor mattresses! Likewise, their respective bathrooms are spacious and make it easy to share with a family. Worried about feeling cluttered? With both suites having such large walk-in closets as well as dresser storage, your family with sleep comfortably! Each of our four bedrooms include TVs, dressers, ceiling fans & fresh linens. Your guests will rest easy in our neatly-kept and spacious home.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
STREET LEGAL GOLF CART RENTAL AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST (High end model with leather, lights, blinkers, custom wheels, etc)

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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**FALL SPECIAL** $1500 OFF SUMMER RATES!! 9/1 - 10/31
average rating of 4.571429 based on 21 reviews
4

Close to the beach!

  • 4 of 5

We had a blast! Nice home. Had a fun Thanksgiving. Close walk to the beach. Nice homey feel. Nicely stocked with essentials. Owner stays in communication. Would definitely recommend. Only suggestion would be update stove.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to rent a house for vacation instead of a hotel or condo. We had six adults and one child under a year old. The house was great and very roomy for all of us. Definitely would book it again!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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4

Great house, needs some cleaning

  • 4 of 5

House was great size! Pool was great, although we found a snake in it. Found a water bug in a bed. Both coffee pots have mold. Neighborhood was great, love the location! House just needs updating and cleaning. The floors were dirty when we arrived. Owner was always quick to respond to any questions! E

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Troy, MO
4

Our family had a really good time.

  • 4 of 5

Although we had some minor issues with the garage door and access codes, the owner Mark Jones helped us resolve them quickly. We enjoyed the home and loved the location. We definitively would stay again. On the flip side, the only negative was that the cleaning crew didn't do a good job. The house wasn't clean when we arrived.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This house COULD'VE' been perfect!

  • 3 of 5

Upon arrival it was obvious the unit hadn't truly been cleaned. I'm guessing the cleaning crew comes in wipes counters, sweeps the open areas and makes the beds. There were food crumbs and toys left in the cushions and under all the furniture. Dead bugs (huge) in upstairs closets. None of the bedding appeared to be cleaned and had a musty smell. We arrived at 9 pm I finished bedding on 3 beds for everyone to sleep in around midnight and swept all floors. My mother (65) and daughter (23) slept in one bed myself (42) and husband (46) took the second bed leaving the third bed open for friends who were arriving later (59 and 54). I took pics that evening and emailed Mr. Jones of the issues. Friend's arrived around 4 crawled into bed got up around 8am and realized they were locked into their bedroom (the door wasn't locked). We tried unlocking it through small hole and then took doorknob off it still would not open. The guts inside were all busted up. I tried calling maintenance for complex who told me to call Mr.Jones. He returned my call around 8:39 and asked if she was a young lady who didn't know how to unlock the door? No not the case. Then stated all we had to do was unlock it using a small pin. I had explained that didn't work. It took 45 minutes to get her out. Once she got out of the room she told me there was a piece of tape on the door she didn't think anything of it and pulled it off. During all of this the toilet in downstairs bathroom overflows and floods the floor to which he says has NEVER been an issue. The cleaning crew arrived around noon and I informed the 2 ladies I had already cleaned and the true issue was the guests being locked in their room for 45 minutes until we could free them. They told me maintenance was aware and it should've had tape on it keeping it from latching. I then explained the toilet issue in the downstairs bathroom asking when the maintenance would be by. She claimed that she had changed the guts in the toilet once before for doing the same thing. She went in the bathroom tightened up something claimed that would fix it she came back an hour later and put a door knob on NEVER ONCE did a maintenance man show up. Guarantee I left the place cleaner than I received it. I don't blame Mr. Jones who lives out of state but for the extreme price i paid for this house it was no vacation. I washed bedding for 5 beds and swept and mopped all floors during my first 24 hours. Very disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Boothbay, maine
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

It was exactly as described... the house was clean, comfortable and well equipped. The private pool was perfect for the kids..My three children and there families all stayed here... there were 13 of us.. we rented the 6 person golf cart to bring all of the included toys, bogie boards and chairs to the private beach. The beach was the most beautiful beach I have been to in Florida, sugar white sand and clear turquoise water. Mark was available by phone and answered any request within a few hours. He even found a place for part of my family at another property when they were stranded by weather for days before flying home!

Thanks to this exceptional host!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Fort Walton Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Captain Dave's, Crab Trap, Pampano Joe's, Kenny D
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Destin

A wonderful area of Destin. Private beaches within walking distance to the public beach. Walking distance to 4 restaurants. Very close tomany many other restaurants.Convenient to Grocery stores; Publix, Whole Foods, Walmart Superstore, Winn Dixie, Wine Shops, Outdoor malls, The Outlets, Fishing, water sports, amusements/rides, water parks, putt putt, movie theaters, bowling, dancing, happy hours, live entertainment, and nightlife and much much more!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $195 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.0%

Refundable Security Deposit of $500.00 due at booking.
50% of total rent due 90 days prior to check-in, with remaining 50% due 30 days prior to check-in date,
End of stay Cleaning Fee of $175.00 is included in total rent.

No check fees. If paying b by Credit Card add 2.5%

Holiday Notes:
- Add $40/nt, $280/wk for Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas/New Years

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.