Top 11 Private Pools on the Emerald Coast
Destin, Miramar Beach, and 30A are home to some of the most extravagant and luxurious vacation rentals on the coast with spectacular private pools. Five Star Properties has plenty of phenomenal private pools for you to choose from if you’re planning a vacation to the area. Check out our list of the top 11 private pools on the Emerald Coast (in no particular order).
1. Stranded on a Sandbar
Located just a minute walk away from the beach, Stranded on a Sandbar is the perfect vacation home to book to soak up the sun. With a huge rooftop deck, two balconies, an outdoor kitchen, and a huge lagoon-shaped private pool, this home has everything you need for an amazing beach vacation. In addition, the pool even features a sunk-in picnic table, spa tub, and a tanning shelf. Furthermore, this home sleeps up to 26 guests in its eight bedrooms, which makes it a great option for group trips!
2. Villa Capri
Villa Capri is a stunning seven-bedroom vacation home sleeping up to 25 guests in the luxurious community of Avalon Beach Estates in Miramar Beach. This incredible property has plenty of cool features including gulf views, spacious balconies, a rooftop deck, game room, outdoor kitchen, and fire pit, but the private pool is truly out of this world. The private pool has a swim-up bar with sunk-in seating, a tanning shelf, and a spill-over spa tub, making it the ultimate hangout spot.
3. Four Waters
Four Waters is a beautiful vacation home located in Blue Mountain Beach overlooking Red Rish Lake and the Gulf of Mexico. This stunning property has everything you need for entertaining including five bedrooms, an award-winning kitchen and caterer’s kitchen, outdoor kitchen, fire pit, hot tub, and luxurious infinity pool. The infinity pool even has a tanning shelf with sunk-in lounge chairs. Overall, this home is truly a modern masterpiece.
4. Ocean Paradise
Ocean Paradise is a magnificent gulf-front vacation home in Destin’s most prestigious neighborhood, Destiny by the Sea. With four bedrooms, Ocean Paradise accommodates up to ten guests easily. Additionally, the beautiful Mediterranean-style home features panoramic gulf views, private beach access, and a rooftop deck complete with a rooftop pool. This luxurious rooftop pool features some of the best views in all of Destin, which puts Ocean Paradise on the list of homes with the best private pools on the Emerald Coast.
5. The Life Aquatic
Located in Crystal Beach in Destin, The Life Aquatic features one of the largest private pools in the area. With a sixty-gallon private pool complete with a sunk-in picnic table, swim-up tiki bar, and a spill-over spa tub, The Life Aquatic is the ultimate vacation destination. In addition to its incredible private pool, The Life Aquatic features an outdoor kitchen, game room, multiple balconies, and a rooftop deck. Moreover, with eight bedrooms, this home sleeps up to 32 guests, making it the perfect home for group vacations.
6. Gigglin Marlin
Gigglin Marlin is an exquisite seven-bedroom home in Destiny by the Sea that sleeps up to 26 people and boasts amazing gulf views. In addition to the views, Gigglin Marlin has a rooftop deck, multiple balconies, game room, an outdoor kitchen, and a spacious pool deck featuring a gigantic pool. The state-of-the-art pool features sunk-in bar stools and a spill-over spa tub. Overall, Gigglin Marlin is the perfect home to entertain a large group.
7. 5 O’Clock Somewhere
5 O’Clock Somewhere is a spectacular eight-bedroom vacation home in Crystal Beach with everything you need for a beach vacation. This home sleeps up to 28 guests and features a covered outdoor living space, outdoor kitchen, rooftop deck, a game room, Sonos surround system, dining tables that seat up to 16, and a luxurious lakefront pool with a spill-over spa tub. Overall, with incredible views, a two-minute walk to the beach, and plenty of space for hosting events, 5 O’Clock somewhere is the place to be!
8. Neptune’s Nest
Located in Miramar Beach in a quiet neighborhood, Neptune’s Nest offers guests their own private oasis just two minutes away from the beach. In total, this home accommodates up to 30 guests comfortably. Additionally, it features nine bedrooms, an in-home elevator, a game room, wet bar, outdoor kitchen, and one of the largest and most luxurious pools in the area. The resort-style pool is complete with a hot tub, swim-up tiki bar, and a tanning shelf. Moreover, with plenty of deck space, Neptune’s Nest has everything you need to host a large outdoor party.
9. Palazzo del Mar
Palazzo del Mar is one of the most spectacular gulf-front mansions in Destin. This beautiful Crystal Beach vacation home has every amenity you could possibly ask for in a rental property and one of the most spectacular pools on the coast. With an in-home movie theater, game room, amazing gulf views, and a luxurious private pool with a swim-up bar, this home has it all. Additionally, with twelve bedrooms, Palazzo del Mar easily sleeps up to 25 guests, making it a great option for groups.
10. Bourbon Beach
Located in Gulf Pines, a quiet community in Miramar Beach, Bourbon Beach is the ultimate group vacation home. This stunning eight-bedroom home sleeps up to 22 guests and has all the bells and whistles. Additionally, there’s an in-home elevator, home movie theater, rooftop deck, private putting green, an outdoor kitchen, and a gigantic 1,100 sq. ft swimming pool and a 15-person hot tub. Plus, with just a one-minute walk to the beach, this home is in the perfect location. Overall, this home is great for larger groups looking for a home close to the beach for their stay.
11. The Enclave on 30A
The Enclave on 30A is a brand new nine-bedroom vacation home located directly on 30A in Dune Allen Beach. The home is located directly across the street from the public beach access, so the entire property boasts amazing Gulf views. In addition, The Enclave on 30A features a game room and a wet bar. There’s also plenty of outdoor space with an outdoor kitchen, four spacious balconies, and a gigantic rooftop deck. Its massive resort-style pool features sunk-in bench seating, a gigantic hot tub, and a swim-up cabana complete with a canopy bed overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. In addition, the home is perfect for groups as it sleeps up to 30 guests.
Overall, with so many luxurious private pools on the Five Star Properties program, it’s easy to find the vacation home and pool of your dreams! Additionally, if you’re looking for smaller homes with pools, check out our list of affordable homes with private pools.