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01/22/2019
Activities

7 Kids Activities To Do In Destin On Spring Break

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Spring Break is just around the corner, so it's the perfect time to start making your vacation itinerary. There are tons of fun activities for families to do in town and you won't want to miss out on any of them!

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01/18/2019
Destin

Reasons To Stay in After Dune Delight

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If you’re planning a trip to Destin in the near future, After Dune Delight is just the place to stay. This beautiful home on Holiday Isle is perfect for visitors looking for a home in a quiet area, but still close to all the action. There are plenty of reasons to love After Dune Delight, but here are the top five reasons you should book your stay today! 1. It’s large enough for the whole family. After Dune Delight has five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and accommodates up to thirteen guests

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01/17/2019
Destin

Destin Named One of the Top 10 Happiest and Healthiest Places to Live on the Beach!

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According to a Gallop-Sharecare's recent poll of over 337,000 people across the country on overall life satisfaction, 10 of the top 25 happiest and healthiest cities were found on the coast. Coastal Living just ranked the Top 10 Happiest and Healthiest Places to Live on the Beach and Destin came in at number ten! 

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12/28/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Serenity Now

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Blue Mountain Beach is a charming little beach community along the famous scenic highway 30A. This town is full of quirky character with an adorable ice cream shop, numerous dining options, and of course, stunning beaches. Throughout Blue Mountain Beach, you’ll also find a variety of beautiful beach homes. Serenity Now is one of the lovely homes in the area, located on a quiet cul de sac right off 30A. This home boasts all the Blue Mountain Beach charm you could ask for in a vacation home in addition to

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12/27/2018
Destin

New Year’s Eve Events in Destin

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Thanksgiving and Christmas are over, and just like that, 2018 is about to come to a close. The Emerald Coast goes all out for New Year's Eve, and here are a few of the main events if you're wondering where to celebrate. 

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12/22/2018
Holidays

Happy Holidays From Five Star Properties

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It's the most wonderful time of the year and we're so happy you chose to spend it with us. Here at Five Star, our goal is to be the best for each and every guest who passes the threshold of one of our homes.

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12/21/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Villa Capri

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If you’re looking for a large and luxurious beach home to rent on your next trip to Destin, look no further than Villa Capri. This exquisite vacation home is located in the prestigious gated community of Avalon Beach Estates in Miramar Beach. Just steps away from the public beach access, with stunning gulf views, and a phenomenal private pool, Villa Capri is easily one of the most extravagant homes in the area. Check out this video tour to see why Villa Capri is such a wonderful place to stay. Incredible

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12/20/2018
Destin

5 Things To Do Over Christmas Break In Destin

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Christmas is just days away and Winter Break is in full swing here in Destin. However, a beach trip in December is a little different than a beach trip in July, so we’ve made a list of the best things to do in Destin over Christmas Break. The holiday spirit is alive and well on the Emerald Coast, so here are a few things you absolutely need on your Christmas Break bucket list. 1. Walk on the Beach While it may be a little chillier than you’re used to if

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12/17/2018
Holidays

5 Homes Available for Last-Minute Christmas Stays

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Whether you're dreaming of a vacation in Destin, Miramar Beach, or 30A, it's not too late to book your dream vacation home. Five Star still has homes available for last-minute Christmas stays. Check out these amazing homes and book your reservation today!

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12/17/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Not the Norm

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Although there are many spectacular homes along the Emerald Coast, Not the Norm is one of the most luxurious. This extravagant eleven-bedroom gulf-front mansion features incredible amenities, chic decor, and impeccable design.

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12/12/2018
Holidays

Help Victims of Hurricane Michael with Operation Santa Boat

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In order to help victims of Hurricane Michael during this stressful time, Okaloosa County is joining together with Operation Santa Boat to provide some Christmas Cheer.

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12/10/2018
Destin

8 Gulf-Front Homes In Destin With Private Pools

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Destin has tons of luxurious gulf-front properties, so it’s no wonder why so many people love vacationing here. In addition, Five Star Properties has a wide variety of gulf-front homes in Destin with private pools to choose from. Whether you’re in search of a resort-style pool, rooftop pool, or beachfront splash pad, there’s a gulf-front Five Star home for you. Check out these incredible beachfront vacation rentals with private pools in Destin. 1. The White House of Holiday Isle The White House of Holiday Isle is one of the most

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