On your next Destin family vacation or beach reunion with friends enjoy the best of both worlds. In other words why not reside at an awesome home near (or on) the beach that has its own sparkling swimming pool? Here are 10 Ocean Reef Vacation Rentals that feature this refreshing amenity. Within minutes you may go from taking a wonderful freshwater dip to luxuriating in the glowing waters of the emerald toned gulf.
Villa Vittoria is an opulent Tuscan inspired villa with five bedrooms and accommodates up to 18 fortunate guests. This beachfront Destin home features enchanting architecture and a classic Mediterranean ambiance that is combined seamlessly with modern 21st century amenities. Breathtaking balconies with elegant spiral staircases interconnect three floors leading to a rooftop Observation Deck with views of the large beachside pool and sensational coastal scenery. You have the privilege of enjoying the wonderful views while listening to the murmur of the soothing surf at each level. The expansive patio encompasses the 12 x 28 foot swimming pool and 6 x 6 foot Soaking Tub that looks down upon the shimmering beach below.
Tranqui-La is a stately recently completed three bedroom vacation home near the beach in the prestigious gated community of Destiny West. New upscale furnishings and hospitable amenities like flat screen TVs in almost every room suit its privileged locale. The elegant sparkling pool and handsome stone patio resemble a serene oasis. A gas grill in an outdoor living room nearby has comfortable furnishings, a Wet Bar and a large flat screen TV for viewing that “must see” game. Here you may take a relaxing refreshing dip in this watery oasis, the gorgeous gulf or at a large fabulous community pool in the same neighborhood.
The Pearl of Destiny is a regal residence with five bedrooms located in the privileged Destiny East neighborhood not far from the beautiful beach. This gracious Mediterranean styled villa includes a separate poolside Guest House. A gorgeous private courtyard nestles up to the sensational swimming pool that has a unique design with a graceful arched side, lovely landscaping, a small fountain and adjoining brick patio with table seating for poolside dining or favorite tropical drinks. You also have use of a fantastic neighborhood Caribbean styled Club House with comfortable seating areas, soaring cathedral ceilings and even indoor palm trees. A bar with an outdoor kitchen is near the expansive swimming pool and simmering Hot Tub. There’s also a fitness center, twin lighted tennis courts, an adult putting green and colorful kid’s playground.
Sandcastle by the Sea is in Destiny Shores and is indeed castle-like with wrap around balconies on three levels and twin turrets. This magnificent mansion has seven bedrooms with the ability to sleep up to 24 guests. This richly furnished home has abundant views of the glittering gulf and an exotic coastal dune lake. You can enjoy these panoramic vistas from a large seasonally heated swimming pool and the lushly landscaped patio adorned with tropical palms.
Caribbean Breezes is a charming tropically inspired British Colonial styled residence with four bedrooms that sits right on the sugar white beach. This gracious Destin vacation home comes complete with state of the art interior amenities. The spaciousness of this 3,200 square foot property includes a wonderful covered porch that extends across the width of the house where you may enjoy the breezes and soothing surf sounds. This overlooks an open sundeck with your own private pool for upfront views of the gorgeous gulf. The lushly landscaped world of the exclusive Caribe neighborhood where it is located offers two additional community pools and a tennis court for use but you may find it hard to leave your own private poolside beach.
Magnolia Sands is a new luxurious gulf view Destin vacation home with five bedrooms and accommodating 18 happy guests. It features fine furnishings with a decidedly contemporary style that incorporates delightful beach comforts with a tropical flair. Wide TVs are in every bedroom and there is a Media Room Home Theater for evening entertainment. Doors lead out to an expansive tiled sun patio around a big 15 x 35 foot sparkling pool with views of the gleaming gulf. The upstairs open living area and two Master Suites share these spectacular views from balconies that extend all the way across the house.
Crystal View is a new four bedroom home with charming Old Florida style of architecture complete with a covered wraparound porch in the front, a screened-in porch on the second floor and an Observation Tower. The location in sought after Crystal Beach on Scenic Highway 98 is across the street from the jeweled waters of the gulf. Out back a large fresh water pool and a soaking Hot Tub provide soothing relaxation. When not at the beach, you will find yourself spending a lot of time here since the pool also comes with a big wonderful cabana. This outdoor room is screened in with views of the pool and sundeck.
Orange Beach is a lovely four bedroom Destin home with multiple bunks sleeping a total of 18 guests. Extensive recent renovations are centered around a large sparkling swimming pool. The great location in Crystal Beach places you a short stroll away from the dazzling emerald hued waters of the gulf. The furnishings and amenities blend a stylish contemporary modern look with comfortable casual furnishings that have a vibrant colorful décor.
Tackle Box is perfect for a big beach reunion since it can accommodate up to 28 beachgoers and is also Pet Friendly. There are six bedrooms in the main house along with two kitchens on separate levels and additional bedrooms in the Guest House complete with its own kitchen. The large lagoon shaped seasonally heated swimming pool has an expansive paver patio for leisurely lounging. Lots of sunny windows on the gulf side offer dazzling views of the glistening scenery with multiple balconies provided for the relaxation and enjoyment. The Guest House flanks one end of the pool with the main house across the spacious patio on the other side with a convenient outdoor bar. You will find yourself having a hard time choosing where you want to hang out since the pool deck, balconies and beach offer multiple enticements.
ReGrouper has the ability to sleep up to 18 fortunate guests and is a short stroll away from the glittering gulf but a complimentary golf cart is available that can get you beachside in less than a minute. However you may not want to leave the amazing long lagoon shaped swimming pool which is one of the largest in Destin's Miramar Beach measuring 43’ by 18’. A straw thatched Tiki Hut has a Wet Bar with an icemaker for favorite drinks and the pool is connected to a huge bubbling hot tub. A convenient full bath cabana has a dressing area and shower. The private poolside backyard has plenty of lush green space for games and a kid’s playground.
After exploring these 10 Destin Vacation Homes with Remarkable Pools are you ready to make a splash? Contact one of our friendly Reservation Specialists at 800.782.8736 today.