10 Destin Vacation Homes Named After Songs

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You can enjoy a “summer breeze” and maybe spot a “barracuda” somewhere “beyond the sea” where you can have a “champagne jam” that will give you “good vibrations” because in Destin it is always “five o’clock somewhere”. This will make you feel “mellow yellow” where you can establish “my Margaritaville” while checking out that “polka dot bikini” and catch a “rising sun”! Yes, we have it all here at Ocean Reef Resorts and these catchy tunes sum up the fun times to be had at the following wonderful musically named Destin vacation rentals.

Summer Breeze “makes me feel fine, blowing through the jasmine in my mind.” You will also be able to feel the gulf’s summer breeze sweep across the sugary dunes while relaxing here on the wraparound porch or beside the lovely lagoon shaped private pool. The beautiful Destin beach is just a short stroll away so you may go from floating around in the pool to splashing in the gulf in no time. Adirondack chairs, a hammock, and a poolside Tiki Bar encourage ultimate relaxation. This lovely Miramar Beach home has four bedrooms and can sleep up to 12 happy guests.

Barracuda Song

Barracuda will make you relate to a part of that song’s lyrics that say “all that night and all the next swam without looking back.” You may start with a refreshing dip in the plunge pool out back or swim for miles beside the shimmering shoreline, which is just two blocks away at this Crystal Beach location in Destin. Up to 16 happy guests will enjoy this completely remodeled comfortably furnished home that features two full kitchens, two dining tables, and twin living areas. The unique spacious delightful design accommodates separate groups of family or friends.

Beyond the Sea Song

Beyond the Sea is a light bright gracious home with five bedrooms that will make you feel you are beyond everything in a wonderful world of your own. The charming Old Florida styled home is in an exclusive enclave south of Scenic 30A in the heart of Santa Rosa Beach. Columned wrap around porches and balconies overlook the sensational scenery as well as the private pool below. A rooftop Observation Deck allows you to enjoy glistening gulf views in the distance and the enchanting sunsets.

Champagne Jam Song

The Atlanta Rhythm Section inspires you to have a “Champagne Jam” and you will certainly want to do so at this aptly named home in Blue Mountain Beach in South Walton. It is just two houses down from the neighborhood beach access point and there is a plunge pool out back. This vacation home features wide covered columned open balconies that provide vivid views of the glittering jewel toned gulf. A Tower Room has walls of windows overlooking the sparkling views and an adjoining rooftop deck provides a perfect place to pop open that bottle of champagne right at sunset!

Good Virbrations Song

Good Vibrations is almost an understatement to describe this heavenly place since it is located in Destiny West, which is one of Destin’s most prestigious exclusively gated residential beach communities. Up to 14 fortunate guests may be accommodated here relaxing around the courtyard patio pool that provides a lushly landscaped private tropical setting. When not at the beach guests may enjoy the Caribbean styled Club House that features a large swimming pool, a bubbling hot tub, tennis courts and a fitness center.

It's 5 O'Clock Somewhere Song

It's 5 o’clock Somewhere” certainly inspires a celebration and this spacious home was designed with entertainment in mind. The hospitable home includes eight bedrooms that come with multiple beds, bunks and sleeper sofas with the ability to sleep up to thirty guests. An expansive Great Room has seating areas for entertainment, a state of the arts open kitchen with bar seating and two dining tables for fun fabulous feasts. There are two plunge pools out back and a large gas grill encourages you to dine poolside. This Crystal Beach location places the gulf a short distance away along with multiple restaurants and shopping at Destin Commons, which is the area’s top, rated favorite shopping destination.

Mellow Yellow Song

You will become “Mellow Yellow” at this aptly named home out by the pool having a drink and enjoying life. A Wet Bar and grill nearby provide convenient refreshments for casual, laid-back living. The sugar white beach is just 50 feet away so that you may also luxuriate in the glowing luminescent waters of the emerald gulf. The Master Bedroom Suite on the top floor, one of the Guest Suites and the open main living area all have access to breezy balconies where you may view the glittering gulf.  This Miramar Beach location south of Scenic Gulf Drive is close to popular beachside restaurants, grocery stores, wine outlets and bargain shopping at the famed Silver Sands Premium Outlets.

Margaritaville Song

Your family and friends may enjoy your own “cheeseburger in paradise” or maybe a Surf n Turf meal at My Margaritaville. It almost goes without saying that you should also relish a margarita or other frozen tropical drink while staying here! This cheery whimsically decorated home is sure to put a smile on your face and it is just a stone’s throw away from the crystalline shore. It perfectly personifies a laid-back beach lifestyle with fabulous flair. Rainbow colored chairs on the upper covered deck and pool patio below overlook the distant dazzling gulf. A lap pool provides freshwater entertainment before or after the beckoning beach.

Polka Dot Bikini Song

Polka Dot Bikini is a chic vintage modern retro home with six bedrooms for up to eighteen happy guests. The unique vibrant colors are distinctively Floridian and remind you that you are indeed at the beach. You can be here wearing your own polka dot bikini or admiring the views either poolside out back or frolicking around in the Gulf since they are only a minute away. This Miramar Beach location is close to an abundant array of restaurants, friendly beach bars, shopping venues, grocery stores, liquor outlets, and amusements.

Rising Sun Song

“There is a house in New Orleans, they call the Rising Sun however in this case a cozy home with the same name is located in Miramar Beach upon a sugary dune overlooking the glorious gulf. It is so close to the beach that you not only enjoy the awesome views you can hear the ever-present soothing surf. This classic charming two-bedroom beach cottage creates a warm golden nostalgic ambiance with rustic comfortable furnishings dovetailing with modern amenities. A richly beamed cathedral ceiling in the main living area has two sets of glass doors leading out to a beach balcony that spans its entire width. You may watch the “rising sun” over the gulf towards the east on a serene morning or enjoy watching it set in spectacular fashion at night.

Here's your playlist including all of these 10 great songs.  Sing along as you explore these musically inspired homes and all of our Destin vacation rentals.