3 New Beachfront Vacation Homes in Destin

Ocean Reef Welcomes Aqua, Camelot, & Tan Lines

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New Beachfront Vacation Homes in Destin

Ocean Reef Resorts has been sharing Destin's precious piece of paradise with our guests for almost 40 years. We are proud to have provided distinctive, privately owned vacation rental residences to generations of happy Gulf going guests. Whether it's a wonderfully memorable family affair or a fun beach reunion with good friends, we offer fantastic accommodations in Destin, Miramar Beach, along Scenic 30A in South Walton and Panama City Beach. The lifestyle here is amazing since the area features a wide array of wonderful restaurants, friendly beach bars, world-class shopping, championship golf courses, fishing adventures, sunset cruises, dolphin excursions, a variety of watersports, seasonal festivals, and an abundance of fun. Our complimentary Reef Rewards program gives our guests reduced rates for many of these delights. No matter where you stay, you have access to it all, but the best of the best and most popular rental properties sit right on the bright sugar-white beach.

This is no surprise since beachfront vacation rentals allow guests to literally be steps away from the glittering waters of the emerald-hued Gulf. Furnished beach balconies and verandas provide stunning views of the gorgeous Gulf that extend as far as one can see into the sunny southern horizon. Our guests find that if they're not luxuriating in the glowing luminescent Gulf or lying on the beach soaking up the golden rays of the sun, they are probably having favorite cocktails with snacks on a beachfront balcony while taking in these vivid views. The added perks are the usual pleasant gulf breeze and the ever-present lovely hypnotic sounds of the surf. On cool nights some visitors with Gulf-front bedrooms leave balcony doors open to allow the soothing surf sounds lull them into dreamland. During the summer months, you may watch an enchanting magical full moon cast its glow and light up the beach as it rises out of the eastern Gulf during that time of year. From late October thru early March, the sun slowly descends directly into the Gulf, providing a spectacular heavenly sunset - which you may watch from the beach balcony or hand in hand with your special love while taking a romantic walk along the beach. 

We are pleased to present three new beachfront vacation homes in Destin, where you may experience all of the above!


Aqua Beachfront Vacation Home

Aqua is a stately three-story beachfront house with four bedrooms and four full luxury baths that can sleep 10 elated guests. It is located at the prestigious Frangista Beach neighborhood on Scenic Gulf Drive, which features a gated centrally located tropical oasis with a community pool. However, this home has three levels of Gulf-front balconies, and one of them includes a beachfront plunge pool! This allows you to seek refreshment in the pool and enjoy the views while sipping on a margarita, wine, or another favorite drink. A comfortably appointed Guest Bedroom on this lower "Plunge Pool Level" has a queen-sized bed, access to a full bath, and its own special living area with a queen-sized sleeper sofa that faces the gleaming Gulf as well as a Flatscreen TV for entertainment. Two additional Guest Bedrooms are on the second floor along with an open living area enhanced by a triple set of glass doors that provide gorgeous Gulf views and access to a furnished beach balcony. Furnishings throughout this home are upscale and tropically themed with vibrant decorative colors showcasing Floridian flair. A sleek black granite-topped bar with seating is next to the open kitchen, which features stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry, and a sunny window over a sink. The two beautifully appointed Guest Bedrooms include king-sized beds with cheerful tropical décor. One has an en suite bath while the other has access to a full hall bath. These guest bedrooms are located on the 2nd & 3rd floor of the residence. The large Master Bedroom that spans across the width of the top floor on the beachside features a handsome four-posted king-sized bed, its own romantic balcony, and a luxurious en suite bath.   


Camelot Beachfront Vacation Home

Camelot is an awesome beachfront villa that encompasses almost 5,000 square feet that includes five bedrooms, and with extra bedding, it places 19 fortunate beachgoers in the embrace of luxury. It is located in the privileged exclusively gated community of Destiny by the Sea, which boasts a palatial pool, a hot tub and a unique gazebo styled clubhouse in a lush tropical setting adorned with palm trees. The location is near popular gulf front restaurants, and one of them, The Crab Trap, is within easy walking distance right down the beach. This enchanting home dovetails New Orleans French Quarter architectural charm with an elegant interior coastal décor. It features a walled-in, privately gated courtyard that surrounds a pool and bubbling soaking tub near its regal entrance. A bright open living area has multiple windows facing the jeweled toned Gulf with doors leading out to a comfortably furnished beachfront veranda. This Great Room features rich marble flooring, Corinthian columns, fine finishes, and an elegant mantle with floor to ceiling scrolled panels flanked by bookcases. A wet bar nearby is provided for entertainment. The dining area beside another granite-topped bar with seating has gulf views while the open Gourmet Kitchen includes top of the line appliances. Stairs take you to the Guest Bedrooms and Master Suite on the upper two floors. Every bedroom includes a full en suite luxury bath with deluxe finishes done with marble and granite. Three of them are gulf front bedrooms with glass doors that lead out to breezy beach balconies. The spacious Master Suite on the top level has its own gulf front balcony, a dormant fireplace framed by built-in shelving, a double tray ceiling, a day bed, a very luxurious private bath and a den with a sleeper sofa that faces a wall of windows that provide stunning views of the Gulf. 

Tan Lines

Tan Lines Destin

Tan Lines is a bright, cheerful hospitable home on Scenic Gulf Drive in the heart of Miramar Beach - close to popular waterfront restaurants with friendly beach bars. One of them, The Whale's Tail, is only a short arrow's shot away down the beach. This wonderful beachfront vacation home, formerly known as "No Hassel Sandcastle," has five bedrooms and can sleep up to 16 happy beachgoers along with your favorite fur baby since this home is Pet-Friendly. It's a perfect place for a big beach reunion since sleeping quarters are on two different levels. New upscale décor and lavish appointments will pamper everyone. The vibrant rainbow of colorful interiors from room to room whimsically provide a spirited carefree setting with Floridian flourishes. The lower level has two Guest Bedrooms with king-sized beds, beachfront balconies and a full interconnected bathroom. The second floor has a sunny open room with two walls of double glass doors that access a beach balcony. It provides spectacular panoramic views of the sparkling scenery throughout the entire living space. Pastel blue walls trimmed in white are adorned with nautical wall hangings and sea life sculpture inspired by the beach. A dining table sits beside two walls of glass that feature stunning wraparound views of the Gulf. A bar with raised seating sits beside the spacious state of the art kitchen featuring an abundance of fine custom cabinetry, sleek granite countertops, and brushed stainless steel appliances. The top floor includes the vividly colored Master Suite with a king-sized bed that faces two sets of double glass doors leading out to a sensational surfside balcony and includes a colorful luxurious en suite bath. It features a deep soaking tub, a marble-topped vanity, a walk-in shower, and double glass doors to the Gulf-front balcony. This level also has a nautically decorated Guest Bedroom with another king-sized bed and a bright orange kid's room with two full bunks that share a large, vibrantly yellow hall bath.

Enjoy taking an individual look at each one of these new beachfront vacation homes in Destin here on our user-friendly website that features detailed descriptions, multiple images, satellite view locations, seasonal rental rates, and calendar rental dates available for quick reservations. You may find your own favorite beach home away from home!