Our most popular vacation rental homes are placed right on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico beach. Not a surprise at all as guests have been visiting Destin & South Walton with our company for generations. Based on how many views they receive on our website, these ten beachfront homes are considered the "crème de la crème." A home located on our sugary shoreline is a unique blessing, one that provides the ultimate family vacation at the beach. Besides relishing vivid views of the sensational seascape up front and center, these rental homes also offer the added perk of hearing the surf's soothing sounds. These popular properties sleep between six to twenty-four happy beachgoers depending upon their size and are located in Destin, Crystal Beach, Miramar Beach, Dune Allen, and Santa Rosa Beach. Get ready to countdown the Top 10 most viewed beachfront vacation homes!
10 - Splash
3 Bedrooms / 4 Bathrooms / 12 Guests
Splash sleeps up to 12 guests with multiple beds in three bedrooms. It is located on a sugary perch with panoramic views in Dune Allen Beach, at the far western end of Scenic 30A. Each bedroom comes with a private en suite bath. A wraparound porch on two levels takes full advantage of the sparkling views with direct access from the Master Suite and one of the Guest Bedrooms. The house décor combines beach-chic flair with fashionable, vintage Mid Century Modern designs.
9 - Crystal Paradise
5 Bedrooms / 5.5 Bathrooms / 14 Guests
Vacation in the lap of luxury with Crystal Paradise, a regal, magnificent vacation home located on Scenic Highway 98 in Destin’s Crystal Beach. With five spacious bedrooms, this estate can accommodate 14 people with two queen sleeper sofas. The expansive great room has access to the sparkling pool and beach-level veranda overlooking the Gulf of Mexico's jewel-toned waters. A separate spacious guest house adds a bonus living area, including a living room, kitchen, a one-bedroom with a king-sized bed with full bath and balcony access.
8 - Abandon All Cares
4 Bedrooms / 3 Bathrooms / 12 Guests
Abandon All Cares is a charming, warm and delightful vacation home, tucked away in the serene setting of Old Florida Beach in Santa Rosa Beach. This 2,240 square foot property has four spacious bedrooms and three bathrooms and can accommodate up to 12 guests. The Old Florida Beach neighborhood features a large heated community pool. The bright white shore is just a stone's throw away from an exotic estuary that connects Draper Lake to the open gulf. Two stately columned covered porches span across both the front and gulf side of this home, so you have your pick of where to sit to enjoy the sparkling views while sipping your favorite tropical drinks.
7 - Beach House
6 Bedrooms / 6 Bathrooms / 20 Guests
Beach House is a bodacious beauty with lovely, refined, gracious, pleasant furnishings located on Scenic Gulf Drive in Miramar Beach. This 4,000 square foot beachfront vacation home has six bedrooms and easily accommodates up to 20 guests, making it the perfect place for a large family reunion on the shore. There are two Gulf-front Master Bedrooms with luxurious ensuite baths and private balconies to enjoy romantic views. The open Great Room has walls of windows for shimmering views and includes a granite-topped Wet Bar for entertaining. Doors lead out to a beach side balcony with comfortable seating that spans the width of the house. A Bonus Living area with adjoining guest quarters on the third floor has its balcony.
6 - Tan Lines
5 Bedrooms / 3.5 Bathrooms / 16 Guests
With two separate levels of sleeping quarters, Tan Lines is the perfect place for a big beach reunion. Your furry family member is also welcome at this pet-friendly Gulf-front home with five bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, accommodating up to 16 guests. A vibrant and cheerful home provides sensational panoramic views of the shimmering shores throughout the entire living space. This Miramar Beach location is near world-class restaurants and fabulous local shopping.
5 - Snowdrift
3 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / 8 Guests
Snowdrift sits on a "snowy" white dune and comes with three bedrooms that accommodate eight guests using a queen-sized sleeper sofa. The comfortable, vibrant furnishings have nautical colors with tropical accents. This beachfront rental has an outstanding location in Miramar Beach, close to popular Gulf-front restaurants, friendly beach bars, grocery stores, and bargain shopping at the famous Silver Sands Premium Outlets.
4 - Blessings
5 Bedrooms / 4 Bathrooms / 22 Guests
Blessings is aptly named since you, and 22 privileged members of your beach reunion will feel blessed to take residence here. This large home has recently received stunning refurbishments. It has a 26' x 12' private pool out front with steps on the gulf side that lead down a sugary dune to the beach. A large open "Gathering Room" with a soaring cathedral ceiling provides access to an expansive beach balcony. A gallery that looks down from above includes two queen-sized sleeper sofas that connect to Guest Quarters at each end with ensuite baths and private balconies. This fantastic location is directly across from Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach, which features restaurants, cafes, galleries, boutiques, and seasonal festivals.
3 - Reflections
6 Bedrooms / 6.5 Bathrooms / 20 Guests
Reflections is a gracious upscale estate in Santa Rosa Beach that exemplifies classic colonial styling with 21st Century amenities. This new beachfront vacation home boasts six bedrooms and six and a half bathrooms and can accommodate up to 20 guests. The open kitchen, great room, dining, and master bedroom all have access to an expansive sun deck and sparkling pool. This spectacular family manor boasts a master bedroom with cathedral ceilings and four charming guest bedrooms with ensuites, and all have beach balcony access. Oh yeah, and it has a beachfront pool!
2 - A Suite Life
2 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / 6 Guests
A Suite Life in Dune Allen Beach is perched on stilts right above the sugary shore, and you can't get any closer to the water than this! A beachfront Master Bedroom with an ensuite bath, a Guest Bedroom with access to a full hall bath, and a queen-sized sleeper sofa can sleep six beach guests. The open, bright light interiors have multiple views of the emerald-toned gulf. A beach balcony with a row of lounge chairs provides 180-degree views of shimmering scenery, while the ever-present surf provides soothing sounds.
1 - Caribbean Breezes
4 Bedrooms / 4 Bathrooms / 8 Guests
Caribbean Breezes has an incredible location in Miramar Beach in the private, exclusively gated residential community of Caribe. This decorous 3,200 square foot home was architecturally styled to resemble a British Colonial designed residence in the tropics and has four bedrooms that sleep eight pampered guests. A covered veranda overlooks the private beachfront pool on an open sun deck with steps leading down to the shore. A white beamed cathedral ceiling with rich honey-toned hardwoods in the Great Room, lovely cheerful furnishings, beautiful décor, and original artistry adorn the entire home.
Take time to join the many others who have loved viewing these extraordinary beachfront homes in Destin & South Walton here on our user-friendly website that shows multiple images, seasonal rates, and availability. Make your plans now and make early reservations to pick your favorite!