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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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12/7/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Cypress Gem

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Cypress Gem is a beautiful four-bedroom vacation rental home in Blue Mountain Beach. This 30A beach house easily sleeps up to eight guests, which means that it's a great option for families visiting the area. Take a look at this video tour of Cypress Gem to find out what makes this vacation home so special. 

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12/5/2018
Holidays

5 Easy Ways To Decorate Your Vacation Rental For Christmas

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One of the best parts of staying in a vacation rental home over Christmas instead of a hotel room is that you can still decorate for Christmas. Additionally, you can even hire a local professional decorating service to decorate your vacation home for you. You could have your entire home decorated for you before you even check in for your holiday stay. Furthermore, we also have some tips to help you make the finishing touches on your Christmas vacation rental this year, even if you outsource the tree and lights.

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12/4/2018
Destin

6 Reasons To Visit Destin In The Winter

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Winter is Destin's offseason, but that doesn't make Destin any less amazing this time of year. In fact, if you haven't visited Destin during the offseason, you need to add it to your bucket list. Here are just a few reasons to visit Destin in the winter!

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11/29/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Feeling Good Again

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Feeling Good Again is a stunning Seaside landmark steps away from the beach and local shopping. Once the Vera Bradley Bed and Breakfast, this home is one of the most iconic homes in the area.  This stunning ten-bedroom home is full of coastal charm, so it’s no surprise that Feeling Good Again is a favorite among so many guests. Check out the video below to see why Feeling Good Again is one of the finest vacation homes in 30A. Plenty of Space This beautiful home is ideal for large group

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11/26/2018
30A

Spend Your Christmas in One of These 3 30A Homes

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30A is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Northwest Florida. The beautiful sandy white beaches, turquoise water, and coastal charm make this area stand out. 30A homes are also the ideal place to spend time with the family and make lifelong memories. Additionally, people love all the fun holiday events in the area. Because so many people love spending their holiday season in 30A, Five Star’s vacation homes in 30A are booking fast. Check out these three homes available for a Christmas break stay! 1. Blissful Shores   WaterColor

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11/23/2018
Holidays

Five Star Properties’ Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale!

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Dreaming of white sandy beaches, blue skies, the sea breeze, and sparkling turquoise waters? You might need a trip to the Emerald Coast. Northwest Florida has some of the most beautiful homes on the Gulf of Mexico, so there’s no better place to visit. Additionally, Five Star Properties is offering a 10% discount Black Friday through Cyber Monday! If you’re ready for a trip to Destin or 30A, book with Five Star today! Just check out some of the beautiful homes we have on our program! Big House by the

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11/19/2018
Video of the Week

Video of the Week: Turquoise by the Gulf

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Directly across the street from the public beach access at Crystal Beach, you’ll find one of the most iconic homes in Destin,  Turquoise by the Gulf. Famous around town for its beautiful color, this magnificent six bedroom home is truly remarkable. Not only does this home have amazing gulf views, but it also sits on a corner lot adjacent to the local hotspot, Camille’s. It’s no wonder why Turquoise by the Gulf is such a well-known home in the area. With its huge private pool, outdoor kitchen, and spacious balconies,

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