Pelican 406’s owner spent over ten thousand dollars a few years ago extensively upgrading this unit with beautiful new porcelain tile flooring, wonderfully charming wainscoting, stunning Doah Turkish area rugs, lovely kitchen back splash, custom painting throughout, living room furniture, side-by-side refrigerator with front ice / water dispenser, dining area upholstery, two flat screen TVs, two DVD Players, Caribbean-origin hand carved and hand painted decorative woodwork, and numerous other decorative greenery and accessory furnishings. This property is a well-appointed and thoughtfully decorated 4th floor condo unit that offers a master bedroom suite with king size bed and private full bathroom; a bunk area alcove with a set of twin bunk beds and a second full guest bathroom; a fully equipped kitchen with all cookware, dinnerware, and silverware; a spacious living area with all creature comforts; and a laundry closet with washer and dryer. The living room offers a queen sleeper sofa to accommodate two additional guests as desired. Seating for four is available at the dining room table, with additional seating available at the kitchen breakfast bar.
Pelican 406 comfortably sleeps six and offers all the comforts of home, including updated furnishings; fully tiled floors; ceiling fans and area rugs in the master bedroom and living room; extra linens and bedding; iron and ironing board; laundry basket; hair dryer; dishwasher; garbage disposal; all major appliances; minor appliances including coffee maker, toaster, blender, electric mixer, and electric can opener; free cable television; free Wi-Fi and broadband internet access; free local and toll free telephone service; radio / CD player; flat screen TVs with DVD players in the master bedroom and living area; board games; playing cards; books; sliding glass door lock to ensure child safety; beach toys, small cooler, beach umbrella, and beach chairs; and vacuum.
The master bedroom has a great view of the Emerald Coast! Additionally, from the comfortable living area, you can open your floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and experience magnificent and expansive 4th floor views of the peaceful Choctawhatchee Bay and the Lazy River lush tropical landscaping and Pool Deck area from your tiled and covered private balcony. Our signature 700-foot-long Lazy River Lagoon Pool, which travels around three pools (one of which is heated and includes a waterfall) and two heated luxury whirlpool SPAs, is the most popular attraction on our property. It is equipped with fiber optic lighting that makes for a truly entertaining and enjoyable evening experience. The Bayside greenery area has numerous charming outdoor grilling areas, rinse showers, and a spectacular Bayside walk way along the serene Choctawhatchee Bay. Our ground floor lobby on-site rental management office is available for your every need, to include express check in / check out; unit maintenance calls; beach chair, beach umbrella, boogie board, YOLO paddleboard, wave runner, and kayak rental assistance; and assistance with arrangements such as dinner reservations or airport transportation. On-site complimentary parking is provided in our secure and patrolled parking areas.
A convenient and exclusive use Destin West Sky Bridge over Highway 98 provides safe and secure access between the Bayside and Gulfside resort areas. Pelican 406 is located within feet of an elevator for quick and easy access, and it is within mere minutes of the Sky Bridge which allows guests to more conveniently enjoy all amenities of Destin West Gulfside as well. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the Water Splash Garden, located off the Gulfside beach walkway. Additional Gulfside pools and hot tubs are also available for Bayside guests to enjoy, including the expansive Gulfside Pool Deck and Hot Tub with picturesque gulf views, heated Cabana Pool, Bayou Country BBQ Hut, Garden Café, Beach Bar, Lobby Bar (with daily Happy Hour specials), Ramada Polynesian Grotto Pool with 5-story cascading waterfall and swim-up Grotto Bar, and Alvin Island's Gift Shop. A state-of-the-art fitness facility for guest use is located on the Gulfside as well. Four miles of secluded sugar-white private beach and stunning emerald green water, accessible by a romantic Sand Dunes Boardwalk, is also yours to enjoy on the Gulfside.
We invite you to thoroughly enjoy our Award Winning Destin West Beach to Bay Resort, located in a great location on the very relaxed and serene Okaloosa Island, but with convenient access within just minutes to all Destin has to offer as well. The Emerald Coast’s sweeping sugar-white beaches and sea oats scattered dunes offer spectacular views of both sunrises and sunsets. Watch the dolphins play, enjoy viewing the water traffic, or simply take in the beauty of the clear emerald green waters year around with an average temperature of 67.2 degrees and 343 sunny days each year. Our resort offers Winter Guest Programs and is very child-friendly with our free summer-time Children’s Activities Programs, including poolside twister, sandcastle building, Jell-O slurping, pool games, arts and crafts, story time, face painting, water sports, and the new and very popular Dive-In Movies at the Lazy River Pool area.
Okaloosa Island is really one of the best kept secrets on the Panhandle. Destin West Bayside is only minutes walking from John Beasley Park on the Gulf and the Okaloosa Island Boardwalk area with numerous upscale and unique shops, restaurants, nightlife, Okaloosa Island Pier, Gulfarium Live Marine Adventure Park, and Newman C. Brackin Wayside Park with volleyball nets, children’s beach playground, pavilions, and beach combing / shelling opportunities. Additionally, conveniently located on the Bayside within minutes of walking are: convenience store; several water sport / watercraft rental and fishing charter companies; the Emerald Coast Conference Center; Marler Park; Fat Daddy’s Arcade; Gulf Islands National Seashore Park for sunbathing, nature walks, bird watching, cycling, swimming, snorkeling, and Kite boarding; and Wild Willy's Adventure Zone-Dino Island. Guests are minutes from a major grocery store, countless boutiques and galleries, world class bay / sound / pier / deep sea fishing, golfing, boating, and any imaginable water recreation. Shopping is only minutes away in either direction. There are outlet malls and traditional beach shops in addition to specialty shops in Destin and Fort Walton Beach. In the old-fashioned downtown area, there are even quaint antique stores to browse. Also just minutes away in driving time are the Mattie Kelly Arts Center; Emerald Coast Science Center; Indian Temple Mound Museum; Big Kahuna Water Park; Air Force Armament Museum; The Track Family Recreation Center; and numerous other attractions. Really, there is something for everyone to enjoy at the Destin West Beach and Bay Resort!