Ocean Reef Resorts offers a wide variety of exceptional distinctive vacation rental residences in all shapes, sizes and architectural styles. This allows our guests to choose homes that are truly unique with regards to their own personal preferences and desired accoutrements when on vacation in Destin and along the Emerald Coast. We proudly feature the following three regal residences that provide luxurious surroundings completed in a classic Tuscan Old World Elegance that are quite enchanting and provide 21st Century amenities for comfort. They are known as “Ocean Blue”, “Villa Paradis” and “Villa Vittoria”.
Ocean Blue is an exceptional old-world style villa located in Caribe, which is a prestigious exclusively gated residential community in Destin’s Miramar Beach. This premier neighborhood is tucked away in a wonderful privileged world of its own and this stately home happens to be a true treasure. It has five bedrooms and can accommodate up to eight fortunate guests. Rich abundant decorative arts, comfortable antique furnishings, stained glass windows and elaborate embellishments provide a Medieval Mediterranean ambiance. The richly beamed Great Room defines rustic elegance with a soaring ceiling and multiple sets of double French doors that lead out to a courtyard with a stone patio beside a lovely swimming pool. Flutes of water spill down into the pool beside it creating a wonderful sense of serenity. The richly decorated Master Bedroom is on the main level with a king sized bed, a high beamed ceiling and a luxurious bath en suite that features a stunning walk-in double shower adorned with walls of black marble. Each of the Guest Bedrooms is individually decorated in a classic fashion. They all have a style of rustic comfort that resembles staying at a European country estate. The exclusive community of Caribe provides amazing amenities that include lushly landscaped grounds for a distinctly tropical look, tennis courts, a coastal dune lake, classic fountains, a private crystalline white bright beach and two sparkling community pools. This hidden treasure is located in the heart of Miramar Beach minutes away from popular beach side restaurants along Scenic Gulf Drive, grocery stores, wine outlets and the nationally famed Silver Sands Premium Outlets. Other fine restaurants, lively bars, outdoor concerts, seasonal festivals and an abundance of amusements are also nearby at Baytowne Wharf as well as Grand Boulevard in Sandestin.
Villa Paradis is also conveniently located in Destin’s Miramar Beach at another prestigious community called St. Tropez. It was distinctively designed to have a rich romantic Tuscan look with terracotta tiled roofing, stucco exteriors, spiral columned balconies and plenty of palm trees that sway in the gulf breeze. The beautiful beach is just a short distance away but you may have a hard time leaving this enchanting world since it’s centered around a lavish lovely lagoon shaped pool with spurting fountains, a bubbling hot tub and lush landscaping. A cabana nearby includes restroom facilities, showers and dressing rooms. This tropical setting provides the precious piece of paradise for which this villa was named. The rich interiors of this gracious home are almost castle-like due to its classically designed accouterments that are both elegant and comfortable at the same time. There are four bedrooms that accommodate up to eight guests and all in beds. The elegant entry foyer leads to a spindle railed spiral staircase that gracefully ascends all the way up to the third floor. Large stone-like paver tiled flooring and arched columned portals provide entryways into open living areas for a magnificent classic look. The staircase leads majestically upstairs with multiple arched windows, shaded wall sconces and a hanging chandelier to provide light along the way. This takes you to the three palatial Guest Quarters and the Master Bedroom Suite. Each room is comfortably furnished and quite elegant with elaborate richly carved headboards on queen-sized beds in three rooms with a set of twin beds in another. Lovely lamps and decorative art throughout provide a warm Tuscan flair that creates a magical setting. The Master Bedroom has a full private luxury bath en suite and has access to a romantic balcony.
Villa Vittoria is an awesome opulent Mediterranean styled home right on the beautiful beach in the heart of Destin with the ability to accommodate up to 18 fortunate guests. It is the ultimate family compound where the decor and enchanting architecture provides an old-world ambiance that delightfully dovetails with modern 21st century amenities. This impressive four-story gulf front villa is situated in an exclusive residential enclave with a large community pool near a large fountain festooned lake. The main living area on the second floor which includes an open Great Room with a wrap around granite topped bar for entertainment, the family room, a dining area and a state of the arts kitchen. Rich travertine marble flooring goes from room to room and walls of windows with double doors provide access to covered balconies along with vivid views of the glistening gulf. Three of the four levels have bedrooms with full bath access so it is easy to provide separate sleeping quarters for everyone in this spacious home. The sensational Master Bedroom Suite on third floor includes a sitting area with a sleeper sofa, a beachfront balcony and a private bath that defines luxury. Each Guest Bedroom is individually detailed with upscale furnishings to provide all the comforts of home for pampered gracious living. The balconies have spiraled columns and an elegant staircase spins upward to interconnect all three floors. You have the privilege of enjoying the panoramic views of the glittering jewel toned gulf while listening to the soothing surf sounds at each level. There is a roof top observation deck with a Wet Bar that provides a special place to enjoy the spectacular views and dazzling sunsets. Down below an expansive sundeck with a canopied cabana sits beside the 12 x 28 foot swimming pool and 6 x 6 foot Soaking Tub that overlooks the shimmering beach. You may never want to leave this beach side paradise but if you do, all that Destin has to offer is just minutes away. This includes Harborwalk Village featuring excellent restaurants, lively waterfront bars, musical entertainment and seasonal festivals with fireworks. Water recreational rentals, charter fishing excursions, dolphin cruises and other delightful diversions may be found here where Ocean Reef Resorts guests receive special reduced rates through our complimentary Reef Rewards program.
Enjoy taking a look at each one of these exceptional Destin vacation rental properties with old-world elegance!