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10% off April and May. Gulf Front, 1st floor, 1BR/1B, Directly on the Beach!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Heated Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Come enjoy our renovated, spacious 1BR/1.5B property in Destin's coveted Crystal Beach area. The property has updated furnishings and amenities. Unit contains an outstanding open floor plan, a private patio with comfortable seating and just a few steps to the beach.

Technology as if you were at home - High Definition, flat panel televisions; Blu-Ray and DVD with internet connectivity; and free wi-fi! Also includes phone service with free long distance.

The kitchen has a Silestone bar with seating; perfect for entertaining and socializing with your family and friends. Recent upgrades include new vanities in the bathroom with granite tops. The kitchen is also fully stocked and then some, ready for the chef in you!

Need more space or multiple units? We also have a 3BR/ 2B 3rd floor loft unit available, see VRBO #350291, link below.

Keywords: Unit 108B, Destin, low rise building, ocean front, 1st floor, pool, 1br/1.5b, sleeps 6

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2017

Why The Owner chose Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Destin is our favorite along the Gulf Coast. After living in Destin, we discovered first hand that the Crystal Beach area is the absolute best location in Destin! Crystal Sands is an outstanding Gulf Front condominium in Crystal Beach. Secluded and private, yet centrally located to all that Destin has to offer. This will be your favorite Destin getaway for years!

What makes this condo unique

This 1st floor location is perfect! Parking right out front, pool just outside front door, and best of all, right on the beach. Super convenient access to the beach/gulf makes lugging the beach toys a breeze.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We once again had a fabulous time staying at the beach! Weather was perfect and condo couldn't have been better. Thanks again for opening your home for us to enjoy! We will be back soon!
Mar 2017
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Amenities

Crystal Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , 'Jack and Jill' configured bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size beds (1), Hall Bunk Bed (1), Queen sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
1st floor of the 3 story unit, 47' High Definition TV and Blu-Ray home theatre surround sound system in living room, 32' High Definition TV and DVD player in Master King Bedroom, fully renovated November 2011 and updated each year, silestone kitchen countertops with stainless steel sink, new kitchen appliances, new luxurious mattresses, new patio chairs and table

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

10% off April and May. Gulf Front, 1st floor, 1BR/1B, Directly on the Beach!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 43 reviews
5

Crystal Sands Unit 108B was amazing.

  • 5 of 5

Crystal Sands is a 3 story building with an amazing view of the beach. Drive right up to your front door and enter the condo with a patio which overlooks the beach. Unit 108B is a first floor unit and only steps away from the walkway entrance to your free chair setup. When you have enough of the sand you can sit on your patio and see and hear the waves like you are still on the beach. That's how close you are. Exactly what I was looking for. Unit was very clean and updated. Although it is a one bedroom it can easily sleep 6. King in bedroom, bunks in hallway and a sleeper sofa. 2 baths, one tub (jack and Jill style bath.) I will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Absolutely perfect description! Thanks for the review. Really glad you enjoyed our unit and the proximity to the beach met your expectations. We look forward to having you back soon and will be glad to pass on discounted rates.
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5

Perfect view. Amazing bed. Comfortable condo

  • 5 of 5

We literally could not have picked a better location to stay. The condo was extremely comfortable, surprisingly roomy, and perfectly furnished for my husband, two year old, and me. The bed is SO comfortable, and the washer and drier work awesome. It was fantastic to sit at the dining room table and eat supper and see such a picturesque view, literally 15 seconds from door to sand. Michael was really helpful with suggestions for great places to eat and for helping us extend our vacation to enjoy an additional day and was always so fast getting back to me about every question I had. His kindness and excellent communication put this condo as the forerunner when we were deciding where to stay. The pool was fantastic. I didn't think we would utilize it was much as we did, being right on the parking lot, but the lot is very small, not a lot of coming and going traffic, and feels very private and was wonderful for night swimming. I can't say enough good things about everything. My husband already stated we won't be staying anywhere but this condo on our return trips to Destin. The absolute only thing I can say is that the front door can be opened from the inside just by turning the handle, even with the deadbolt engaged (turning the handle automatically unlocks the deadbolt.) If you have curious toddlers that like to explore, be prepared with a plan to keep the front door closed with something or by putting something heavy in front of the door, as the front door opens right to the parking lot. (We used our cooler filled with stuff that the baby couldn't move and it worked well) Otherwise, this condo was perfection and I will tell my friends and family to always stay here.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Outstanding! Really glad you enjoyed 108B. Thanks so much for the review and kind words. We look forward to having you back anytime, will always pass on discounts to returning friends and family. We also have a 3BR unit in the A building that is set up and decorated nearly identical if you need more space for a larger group or multiple units. Thanks again!
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5

As always a great stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is our third stay at this wonderful condo and as always we have had a blast. The location and proximity to the beach is perfect! We have 2 young boys, so the first floor location with the sand just out the back door is exactly what we need! We will be back again!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying with us again. You are on our favorites list for sure! Ready when you are for another great stay! Thanks
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5

Newlyweds

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here and loved it. Great location, Close to shopping and great restaurants ! The view of the beach was amazing. The condo had everything we needed and the bed was very comfortable. The weather was not the greatest while we were there, but staying in the condo made the trip very restful. We are looking forward to staying here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Excellent! Glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. Always offer discount for returning guests. Will see if we can work on the weather next time :).
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5

Great Summer Vacations..!

  • 5 of 5

We all enjoyed our time in Destin very much. Both apartments 108B & 109B exceeded our expectations. Clean, and updated, spectacular ocean front view. Really everything was great. Only complaint, vacations were too short. Definitely would like to go back soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really glad you enjoyed Crystal Sands. We never want to leave either. Also glad the adjacent units worked out for you. Close community among the owners, easy to get large groups pretty close together as required. Appreciate the review and look forward to having you back with us soon. Thanks!
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5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely love this condo! We have 3 children and it fit us all comfortably! Great view of the beach and easy access to the beach as well. The condo is in a great location not far from the great restaurants and attractions in Destin! We highly recommend this condo to anyone wanting to stay in the Destin area! GREAT PLACE!!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. Really glad the unit worked for your family. The combination of the master bedroom, living room and patio really does provide a lot of space. We look forward to having you back soon. Thanks!
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Destin Commons
"Great shopping, entertainment and family dining. Growing as we speak."
Silver Sands Premium Outlets
"Awesome outlet shopping, Starbuck's, etc."
Another Broken Egg Cafe -- CLOSED
"Very good breakfast. Huge portions. Community coffee. Have to try the beignets."
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
"Excellent dining and entertainment. A good afternoon or evening of fun."
Grand Boulevard
"Great shopping and higher end dining."
790 On The Gulf
"Inn at Crystal Beach, great outside seating on the gulf, Cajun twist. Good happy hour speci..."
Fat Clemenza's
"Incredible Italian. Chicago style including Italian beef sandwich."
Crab Trap
"Within walking distance, great seafood right on the beach, awesome gumbo. Kid’s play area o..."
Camille's
"Very close to the unit. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. A unique dinner menu, great sushi bar. "
The Wine Bar
"Awesome wine and beer selections. Wine bar and a beer bar. Stop in and try a few, have lunch."
Buster's Oyster Bar & Grill
"Great place for SEC Saturday's. Oysters by far the best happy hour deal in town."
Kilwin's
Royal Orchid Thai Cuisine
Boshamps Seafood & Oyster House
"New in 2013 and located on the beautiful Destin harbor, Boshamps offers spectacular sunsets,..."
Callahan's Restaurant & Deli
"great hand cut steaks and large selection in a deli atmosphere, eat in and carry out"
Sarah K's Gourmet
"In nearby shopping center- great crab cake (and that is saying something coming from Marylan..."
McGuire's Irish Pub
"Great Irish food, $$$s hanging everywhere, fun place for the whole family, must try the 18 c..."
Donut Hole
"Destin tradition. Diner Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner - great cakes and pies- 2 locations, op..."
The Pancakery
"Breakfast and lunch. Really good pancakes and crepes. Huge portions, plan to share."
Blalock Seafood & Specialty Market
"Fresh Seafood market, outstanding to pick up to cook at home or have them steam it all for y..."
Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack
"Great Italian combined with seafood twists, place has character and decorated with works fro..."
Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill
"A kids’ favorite, great place to see real alligators."
Fat Daddy's Pizza-Destin
"Fun game arcade for the kids. Pizza and beverages."
La Paz Restaurant & Cantina
"Great mexican"
Jim 'n Nick's Bar-B-Q
"A Birmingham, AL tradition and one of the South’s favorite BBQ joints; some of the best pull..."
Mellow Mushroom
"Unique pizza, good wings and sandwiches, great tap selection."
Track Family Recreation Center
"Fun for the kids and go-karts adults can enjoy as well. Buy 2-for-1 tickets best deal, chec..."
Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park
"Fun water park. Great ticket special included in the amenities package."
Southern Star Dolphin & Sunset Cruises
"Fun for all ages. Very good crew and family oriented. Great tour of Destin Harbor and grea..."
Harborwalk Village
"A lot of entertainment, dining and shopping. Great area to go walk on the docks."
The Back Porch
"Local staple, a true fish house, awesome fried seafood, great smoked tuna dip (free with ame..."
Dewey Destin Seafood
"Locally owned seafood restaurant, 2 locations with outstanding outdoor, bay and harbor side ..."
Boathouse Oyster Bar
"Best oysters and gumbo in Destin, a local landmark, primarily adult atmosphere."
AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar
"Great seafood, restaurant environment and an awesome deck overlooking the bay with live musi..."
Bayou Bill's Crab House
"Awesome steamed seafood and oysters of all types"
Walmart Supercenter
"Everything you need to set up for the stay. Great place for all types of reasonably priced ..."
Publix Super Market
"Closest grocery store. A lot of pre-made meal options."
Nearest Airport
11 Miles
11 mi from VPS airport and 37 mi from ECP airport
Nearest Beach
Crystal Beach, you are on it at Crystal Sands!

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Rates & Availability

Crystal Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring 2
May 12 2017 - May 24 2017
1 night minimum stay
$222
$1,449
 
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
1 night minimum stay
$328
$2,135
 
 
Early Summer
May 30 2017 - Jun 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$268
$1,750
 
 
Summer 1
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$313
$2,044
 
 
Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$330
$2,156
 
 
Summer 4
Jun 24 2017 - Jun 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$314
$2,044
 
 
July 4th
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$390
$2,548
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$347
$2,261
 
 
Summer 3
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$305
$1,988
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 7 2017 - Aug 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$211
$1,372
 
 
Early fall
Aug 20 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$183
$1,190
 
 
Fall
Oct 16 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$136
$882
 

Additional information about rental rates

Special - Additional 10% off base rates shown for through June 2017 will be applied to total price and provided in quote.

Minimum of 5% off base rates shown for all other dates.

Taxes, cleaning and fees not included in pricing shown. VRBO reflects an estimate of the base rack rate only, subject to change. Please inquire for total price.

Vacation Rental Insurance Protection is available, please inquire if interested.

At the time of booking a credit card advance payment will be required equivalent to twenty percent (20%) of your total stay. Full balance due 30 days prior to arrival. Our property management accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards. Other acceptable methods of payment include personal check, cashier's check, certified check and money order.

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