A Wave Away

Destin
Beds: 5 | Baths: 4 | Sleeps: 15
Welcome to A Wave AwayPalapa Shaded Tables-Villages of Crystal BeachAdditional seating at the eat-in barTake the Seasonal Trolley to the Beach!Chef's-eye view!
Description

This fabulous home in Villages of Crystal Beach boasts modern flooring, a fully equipped kitchen with a large booth style dining table, two gorgeous balconies, and two relaxing living rooms. A Wave Away is a 5 bedroom, 4 bath home that sleeps up to 15 guests. There are 3 King bedrooms, one on every floor! The master is on the 2nd floor and features a jetted tub, separate stand-up shower, his and her sinks, plus a kitchenette! There is a guest room with a queen bed located on the 2nd floor, and a guest room with a twin over full bunkbed + futon on the 3rd floor. This magnificent house also has a full-size laundry room with a washer/dryer, parking spots in the driveway, as well as additional overflow parking nearby. This luxurious community is about 900 yds from Crystal Beach and includes a complimentary seasonal trolley service to take you to and from the Gulf!

**This property doesn't allow groups of adults age 25 or under, no exceptions.** 

*LOW Monthly Winter Rates -Not Available to Guests under age 25* Snowbird Season runs January to February on a monthly basis. The monthly rate for Jan-Feb is $2450 per month + taxes/fees. February only is available at a premium, but Jan and Feb can be reserved together for the standard rate. Monthly Rentals can be booked online and are subject to an additional $150 cleaning fee. *Rates are Valid for the current Snowbird season only. Next year’s rates are subject to change.*

*The lagoon pool is seasonally heated for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Spring Break (1st week of March to 2nd week of April).*

Villages of Crystal Beach is an exclusive, gated community only a few blocks from the beautiful blue waters and white sandy beaches of Destin. You can make the walk on foot or hop on the free seasonal trolley service (Memorial Day through Labor Day) they will even pick you up at the house and drop you off right at the beach! The pool area at Villages of Crystal Beach is a vacation must! The lagoon style zero entry pool is 30,000 square feet of gorgeous, sparkling clear water. There is a spa, tropical landscaping, and plenty of seating areas. It also has surround sound, a flat screen TV, and a grilling area to help you relax and unwind.

Please note that there are parking restrictions within the Villages of Crystal Beach. There are two parking spaces available in the driveway of the home with an overflow lot for one additional vehicle. Trailers, RV's, boats, golf carts, and motorcycles are not allowed within the community gates; alternate parking arrangements will need to be made for these items.

Area Attractions: 

There are wonderful shops and restaurants close by and great attractions such as golf courses, Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park, boating, fishing, and water-sports!

Close by is Destin Commons, a beautifully landscaped, pedestrian-friendly area and a great family venue where children will love to play in the interactive water fountains. Also, for the younger guests, a nautically/pirate themed outdoor playground features a 1,750 square foot soft play area with various creatures from the sea, slides, and a treasure chest!  Destin Commons also has a mini-train for the kids. Destin Commons features over 75 shops and restaurants, including Godiva Chocolates, AMC Movie Theaters and Bass Pro Shop.

If you are near Miramar Beach, the snorkelers in your group will love the new artificial reef called Dolphin Reef, deployed in 2017.  Located just 685 feet straight out from the Miramar Regional Public Beach access (by Pompano Joe's), it is becoming a haven for sea life. Each of the 4 snorkeling reefs comprises 40 acres of permitted sea bottom. The Dolphin Reef is at a depth of 12-20 feet. We strongly recommend that snorkelers use a kayak, paddleboard, or other flotation device when visiting the snorkel reefs. Sea conditions can and do change quickly and often. Enjoy!

Top Reasons to Book
  1. Three King Bedrooms
  2. 2 Spacious Balconies and 2 Living Rooms
  3. Free Seasonal Beach Trolley
  4. Gated neighborhood, Huge Lagoon Pool (seasonally heated), Hot tub
  5. Snorkel the Dolphin Reef-more info under Area Attractions below
  6. Just 1 block from community pool
  7. Destin Commons is right across Hwy 98!
Room Arrangements
King Bedroom Sleeps: 2
With 1 King Bed
King Bedroom Sleeps: 2
With 1 King Bed
Queen Bedroom Sleeps: 2
With 1 Queen Bed
King Bedroom Sleeps: 2
With 1 King Bed
Twin over Full Bunkroom w/ Futon Sleeps: 5
With 1 Futon BedWith 1 Twin Over Double Bunk Bed Bed
Living Room w/ Sleeper Sofa Sleeps: 2
With 1 Sleeper Sofa Bed
Master Bathroom
King Guest Room Bathroom on main level
King Guest Room Bathroom on 3rd Floor
Guest Bathroom
Amenities
Inside Amenities
Air ConditioningCentral Air ConditioningCentral HeatingHangersHot WaterLaptop Friendly Work SpaceNice FurnishingsServing Bar off KitchenShampooSmoke DetectorWasherDryerBathtubIron and Ironing BoardLinens ProvidedTowels ProvidedClothes WasherClothes DryerCombination Tub and ShowerFull KitchenLiving RoomShowerCeiling Fans
Kitchen Equipment
Coffee MakerDishwasherRefrigeratorMicrowaveOvenStoveToasterGourmet KitchenCookware and Cooking Utensils
Other Amenities
Fire ExtinguisherShuttle
Communications
Internet ConnectionWiFiFree Wifi
Entertainment
Cable or SatelliteTvMultiple TvsDVD Player
Included Items and Services
Essentials
Outside Amenities
GrillPatio FurnitureDeck or BalconyPatioPrivate ParkingBalcony
Pool and Spa
Community PoolOutdoor PoolPoolHeated PoolHot TubJacuzzi or Hot Tub
Restrictions
No Pets AllowedNo Smoking
Suitability
Child FriendlyFamily Friendly
View and Location
Walk to Beach
Activities
Night LifeBeachcombingBoatingChurchesCinema or TheaterCyclingDeep Sea FishingHealth and Beauty SpaJet SkiingKayakingRestaurantsScuba Diving or SnorkelingShellingShoppingWater Sports
Availability
Reviews


Oct 14, 2022

- Great place within walking distance to the beach! Beautiful, well-equipped home. Lots of stairs. Plenty of space for our big group!


Jul 10, 2022

A Wave Away - We love the community at Villages of Crystal Beach.


Jun 15, 2022

Loved it!!! - The house is large enough for my family of 11. Only a short walk from Crystals Beach (15 minutes or so) or take advantage of the shuttle service and you’re there in no time . Kitchen is well stocked and the kids loved the community pool. All in all a great property!!


May 30, 2022

Awesome - There are no comments available for this review


Apr 24, 2022

- Very nice!! We enjoyed our stay, would definitely recommend!!


Apr 17, 2022

- Excelente estadía. El hospedaje tal como sale en las fotos. Muy buena ubicación.


Mar 18, 2022

- The house is just like the pictures and description! We would stay here again.


Nov 28, 2021

- Really good place! It was clean and had everything we needed. If you do have questions, they were always on the line ready to help. Honestly one of the best places I've stayed at so far for airbnbs.


Oct 29, 2021

Loved it - Loved the place.


Oct 18, 2021

Awesome Fun - The entire experience from booking to completing our stay was a very easy process.


Aug 15, 2021

Great week for 3 families! - We had a group of 14 and had a ton of room! The house is in a good location. We loved the pool and shuttle service to the beach, but wished it went later than 4:30. We were also surprised the house didn’t have an outside hose to prevent tracking sand inside.


Aug 06, 2021

Joint Family Vacation - We rented this house with some friends and we had family come in from Louisiana. The kids had the entire 3rd floor to themselves. It was a dream! The beach pickup/drop off was easy to arrange and the beaches are gorgeous!


Jun 19, 2021

Nice house - The property was just as advertised. Nice, clean, close to the beach and pool.


May 20, 2021

- We stayed here a week and loved every minute of it.
They forgot to send the code to the door but I called and they solved it very quickly.
This place is in the middle of Destin and close to everything.
The only downside is almost every beach near here is private.
We still made it work and had a great stay.
Would recommend to anyone.
Also would recommend getting a pontoon and going to crab island.
We have 4 kids and they had just as much fun as all of the adults.
Thanks again.


Apr 21, 2021

Nice - Nice


Mar 29, 2021

Review - The perfect place
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