SAT TO SAT from June 2-Aug 11. !
Spring start with Super deep cleaning! New Cleaning comany I adore! New sheets and towels! House decks and driveways pressurewashed and all repairs done! And the Property Manager lives a few mins away for anything that may come up during your stay.
It's so beautiful down here!
Please note minimum stay requirements before inquiry....Invite other families, or extended family and split the cost! And if you book my house next door (also sleeps 20) you can open the fence (20') in between to share the yards!
Great quiet neighborhood. You will feel at home AND on vacation. (Updated 4/18/18)
Now for the Good Stuff!
Everything you could want to know about this house is on this site! I have given just about every description I could think of about the house & the area...so please check it all out. At the bottom, I'll tell you what changes we've made recently.
We are excited to offer a Pottery Barn look with a Caribbean flair. You will love the house and the location! Not only is Destin beautiful, our house is central to everything! including just a 2-3 minute walk to the white sugar sand beach with emerald blue waters of the Gulf.
An open floor plan says casual vacation, spacious & private, 5 bedrooms, 3 hangout areas to spread out, and large backyard with good size pool and room for lawn games.
1st floor-1 king & 1 queen bed, separate bath w/shower,
pullout sofa in the living room
2nd floor-2 masters: 1 w/new king pillow top, & 1 w/king, both w/private balconies
3rd floor-queen w/private balcony, separate bath w/shower, plus a lounge are w/a new leather daybed w/trundle
All balconies have chairs & tables.
3rd floor hang out on the spacious deck with 2 love seats, 8 chairs, and 2 tables that open towards the sofas.
The pool house has 2 new queen pillow tops plus a sleeper sofa, loveseat, and bathroom w/shower & a kitchenette.
Sun by the private pool, which is a good size with a privacy fence. There are 2 grills, 1 NEW (as of 1/2015) propane, 1 gas. There is a picnic table, umbrella, lights for at night, and a large custom gazebo with a long bench. Many chairs around the deck for tanning-don't forget sunscreen!
There is a beach closet full of chairs, an umbrella, and cooler plus there is an outside shower for after the beach.
Stainless steel kitchen appliances & there is more than enough dishes & cups, plus everything you could need to cook for a crowd.
The furnishes have all been recently updated, as have all the beddings.
The living room has a new sleeper sofa, love seat, & 4 chairs, the dinning set seats 8 & there are stools at the bar plus a card table in the pantry for 4 more seats.
During March 2018~my contractor, housekeeper & I worked to make my house even better, based on reviews & suggestions I've gotten & made needed repairs. This is done every spring. I guarantee you will not be unhappy with Flamingo Landing!
My 2nd house used to be 2 miles away & is now in Santa Rosa Beach (20 mins away). my 4 kids & I (18 & up) spend our summers here, so we know the area & I am a plethera of information. The following is just a taste & I you may ask for more.
Less than 2 miles away is groceries, outdoor mall, movie theater, restaurants on the water, bike rentals and more. Just a little further...
Things to enjoy:
It depends on what time of year you go as to what you can do, but here's a list...
Beaches w/snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing, and all types of boating
Lakes~provide a scenic natural escape to enjoy kayaking, canoeing, and fishing
Big Kahunas Water Park-a must for kids! (3.1 miles west on 98)
Baytowne Warf~restaurants on the water, shopping, adventure activities for the kids (6.4 miles east on 98)
Harbor Walk Marina has restaurants, shops, pier, & plenty of things just to walk around & see like jugglers, artist, jewelry makers, etc. (5.4 miles west on 98)
Destin Commons~Large Outdoor Mall (1 mile)
Spas, Pilates, Gyms, Bike shops with group rides
Silver Sands Outlet Mall
Deep Sea Fishing
Boat & Seadoo Rentals (go to crab island!)
30A-great (30 mins away) areas to shop dine, nature walks, ride bikes
Air Force Armament Museum (30 mins...by airport...free)
Henderson Beach State Park
The Track, Fat Daddy's Arcade, Alligators at Fudpuckers, Euro-Bungy, Tower Climb, Playground nearby, bike rentals, golf cart rentals (my favorite way to tool around scenic 98), paddle boarding (YOLO), parasailing, surfing lessons...well, any lessons, dolphin tour, antiquing and upscale resale shops, etc, etc, etc
Panama City is 1 hour away and has the following...
Replies Believe It or Not Museum
Shipwreck Island Waterpark
Gulf World Marine Park
Pensacola is 1 1/2 hours away and has the following...
National Naval Aviation Museum w/150 vintage aircraft, flight simulators, and an IMAX Theatre
Gallery Night monthly.
VERY STICT ON THIS! The person whose name the house is rented under must be 25. For every 3-4 people under 25 there must be an adult. We do not allow exceptions as this is not a good neighborhood for 'spring breakers'. Thank you for your understanding.
About The Area
Centrally Located to everything! Groceries, dining, shoppping, and movies are all just a mile away.
More to be added soon...but if you look on a map we are near the highway 98 and the Bay (toll) bridge.
Quiet after 10 for the neighbors.
Pick up after yourselves~no trash left in the yard.
No parking on the street or across the sidewalk.
Treat my house they way you would your own.