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02/3/2022
Destin

Destin’s Newest Luxury Condominiums

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1900 Ninety Eight Experience panoramic views of the sea and sky in Destin’s newest luxury high-rise, 1900 Ninety Eight. This luxury condominium development is equipped with spacious living spaces, world-class amenities, and gorgeous views of the Gulf of Mexico. Amenities at 1900 Ninety Eight include a state of the art fitness center, a rooftop pool, a spa tub, and a fire pit.  With the exquisite amenities and close proximity to shopping and dining, guests can enjoy everything the Emerald Coast has to offer. Five Star offers the most luxe unit’s

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02/2/2022
Destin

It’s Groundhog Day…

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It is Groundhog Day and it is up to Punxsutawney Phil to see whether or not we will be experiencing six more weeks of winter or experience an early spring… This morning around 7:25 a.m. Phil awoke from his tree stump to come out and give us the prediction we’ve all been waiting for. The bad news? Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow — meaning six more weeks of winter are in store. The good news? Spring always comes early in Destin! The temperatures in February average around 64° during the day and

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01/26/2022
Destin

Video of the Week: The Great Escape

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The Great Escape is a gorgeous lakefront home with a private pool and a stunning master suite with sweeping views of the lake. Located in the heart of Destin, The Great Escape is close to shopping, dining, and most importantly, the beach! The beach is just a 3-minute walk away or take the complimentary bikes for a quicker trip. Get the best view from the third-story master suite with a lookout deck and beautiful windows to see every angle from inside. The Great Escape is a truly gorgeous home with

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01/24/2022
30A

February Events in Destin and 30A

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Destin is a great year-round destination due to its sugar-white sand, emerald waters, and events that are always happening! Whether you’re visiting Destin to celebrate love on Valentines Day or ready to party for Mardi Gras– Destin has no shortage of activities and events in February. Here are the top February events in Destin and 30A. Check Out Our Destin Beachfront Condos! Brunch Fest When: Saturday, February 12 — 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM We hope you are hungry! On Saturday, February 12th, HarborWalk Village is hosting their first annual

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01/13/2022
30A

5 Alys Beach Restaurants You Need to Try

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Along County Hwy 30A, you’ll find tons of eclectic beach towns with their own individual vibe and aesthetics. Each town is full of delicious local restaurants, but today we’re zoning-in on Alys Beach. Alys Beach is a relatively new development right on the Gulf of Mexico. Alys is known for its gorgeous whitewashed buildings and dazzling landscaping. They also have some pretty amazing restaurants you need to check out the next time you’re visiting 30A. Take a look at these 5 Alys Beach restaurants you need to try! Click Here

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01/11/2022
Destin

Video of the Week: Verona

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  Verona is an exquisite, seven-bedroom vacation rental in Miramar Beach located directly on the Gulf of Mexico. Sugary white sand beaches and crystal clear waters are just steps away from this Italian-styled villa. No stone was left unturned when it comes to the design of this home. Among the intricate details are exposed cypress beam ceilings, elegant light fixtures, and travertine floors. Gulf-Front Vacation Rental in Miramar Beach This property is located directly on the Gulf of Mexico in the community of Gulf Pines. Gulf Pines is a private

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01/4/2022
Destin

A Pet-Friendly Vacation in Destin

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If you are an avid fan of traveling with your pet, then Destin’s pet-friendly vacation rentals are an important piece of the puzzle. That’s just another advantage of renting a home over a hotel. There are several pet-friendly rentals on 30A and Destin to choose from, as well as plenty of things to do with your dog. The beaches in Destin are pet-friendly if you have a permit, up-to-date proof of vaccinations, and a leash. Dogs are allowed on these beaches between 3:30 PM until 8:30 AM. If you are

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12/28/2021
Destin

New Years Rentals in Destin, Florida

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Ring in the New Year along the coast of Destin and 30A. If celebrating the New Year in a big city isn’t your style, consider renting a luxury home along the beautiful emerald coast where you and your family can gather for a gulf-front celebration. Whether you are planning to venture out to Destin for celebrations and fireworks, or plan on staying in for a game night with the family, you’ll want to consider staying at one of these beach houses perfect for welcoming 2022. 5 O’Clock Somewhere It’s always

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12/14/2021
Destin

Video of the Week: Casa Azul

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Casa Azul is a beautiful beach house located in the heart of Frangista Beach.  Frangista Beach is a charming neighborhood located within Miramar Beach that dates back to the early 1900s. This centrally located community is close to Old 98, Silver Sands Premium Outlets, Pompano Joe’s Seafood House, and more. Guests at Casa Azul have access to all the incredible local attractions in the area and only have to walk four minutes to reach the beach. Spacious Frangista Beach House Inside this stunning beach house, you’ll find everything you need for a relaxing

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12/7/2021
30A

The Ultimate Destin Travel Guide to Winter and Spring

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If you’re looking for a break that includes sun, sand, water, and warmth this winter or spring, make sure the Sunshine State is high on your list of options. Once you’ve zeroed in on Florida, you’ll need to figure out just where you want to be and what you want to do. Destin and the towns along historic Route 30A have everything you want and more for your winter or spring respite. Here is our Gulf Coast travel guide! Click Here For Rentals With Pools! Swimming The cool waters of

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12/6/2021
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Christmas Events Happening in Destin

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A white Christmas in Destin can be enjoyed in a whole different way – on the white sand beaches along the azure Gulf of Mexico. There’s nothing like the soothing sights and sounds of the ocean to create the perfect backdrop for your treasured Christmas memories. While you are visiting, stop by one of the exciting Christmas events that Destin has to offer this holiday season. Visits with Santa – Holiday on the Harbor Kick-off Christmas in Destin at HarborWalk Village. From November 27 through December 19, Santa will be

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11/30/2021
30A

Christmas Vacation Rentals in Destin/30A

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If you’re planning a holiday vacation in Destin for the entire family this Christmas, you’re in luck. Five Star Properties has some truly spectacular homes that guests of all ages are sure to love. Whether you’re looking for gulf views, a private pool, a game room, or a rooftop deck, we’ve got a home that will fit your bill this holiday season. Check out some amazing vacation homes you will love this Christmas! BEACH NEST Beach Nest is in a quaint, 9-home neighborhood along 30-A in Santa Rosa Beach. This

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