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Private Home with Pool and Elevator * Beach Service Included * Rooftop Terrace!

Private Home with Pool and Elevator * Beach Service Included * Rooftop Terrace!


Property Details

Updated: May 21, 2015
House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 16-22)

Castle by the Sea

5 Bedrooms Plus Bunk Area | 5.5 Bath | Private Pool Home | Sleeps 22

Handicap accessible - Elevator

Dunes of Destin Vacation Rental Home

Complimentary Beach Service Included March 1st – October 31st!

Castle by the Sea is the epitome of Luxury and lives up to its name with views from every floor and 4400 square feet of living space! The home has been professionally decorated and has copious amounts of upgrades. This masterpiece offers a gorgeous three-story floor plan with comfort beyond your imagination. Enjoy your own Private Pool with a large Hot Tub with water jets spraying out of the deck, as well as a Game Room, Card Room, and Media Room. These great amenities make Castle by the Sea a private retreat that you are sure to want to indulge in for your next vacation to Destin! This vacation home is situated within the exclusive Gulf-front, gated community of Dunes of Destin in a breathtaking coastal setting that is just steps from the Gulf of Mexico and is the essence of what a luxury vacation home in Destin should be!

Property Details

Welcome to Castle by the Sea!

Bedding Summary:

1st Floor

Guest Bedroom: Queen Bed

Bunk Area: Full over Full Bunk, Twin over Twin Bunk

Living area: 1 Sleeper Sofa

2nd Floor

2nd Master Suite: King Bed

Living Area: 2 Queen Sleeper Sofas

3rd Floor

Master Suite: King Bed

Guest Bedroom: King Bed

Guest Bedroom: Queen Bed

Castle by the Sea is nestled in a beautiful community offering unsurpassed views of the emerald waters and sugar-white shores of the Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. This expansive home is equipped with an elevator and is wheelchair accessible. Designed and furnished with the ideal beach lifestyle in mind, this home combines quality furnishings, a spacious floor plan and all of the amenities a resort would offer. This Private Vacation Home is sure to provide family enjoyment while promoting complete and total relaxation. Outdoors you will enjoy your Private Pool with color-changing LCD pool lighting, custom tile work, and a gentle slope pool entry. The Hot Tube is connected to the pool and both are heated at the request of the guest (see Compass Resorts Reservation Agent.) By the Pool Area is an outdoor Kitchen and LCD TV.

Castle by the Sea is furnished as follows:

1st Floor

A Grand Foyer welcomes you as you enter "Castle by the Sea". Two separate entertaining areas are located on this floor. One is a Game Room with an air hockey table, and the other is a Media Room which provides fun for the whole family. Both offer direct access to the amazing Pool and Hot Tub area complete with covered patio, outdoor kitchen, BBQ grill, outdoor LCD TV, shower, and a sun deck with great furniture.

The first floor features a Queen Guest Bedroom with a private entrance to the expansive Guest Bathroom. There is also a Bunk Area with a full-over-full Bunk Bed and twin-over-twin Bunk Bed, and a Queen Sleeper Sofa in the 1st Floor Living Area. The 1st Floor Guest Bathroom is tiled throughout and boasts a large, tiled walk-in Shower, and custom tile double vanity.

2nd Floor

The 2nd Floor welcomes you to spacious Living, Dining, and Kitchen areas with numerous windows that illuminate the room with natural light. There is a huge Balcony with lots of seating, a mini-fridge, and a Wet Bar with sink. The Living Area on this level is a large, open floor plan with Dining Nook and open Kitchen that is perfect for a large family to gather and enjoy the beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Emerald Green waters. The Dining Area has a large dining table with bench seating that seats 16, and the Breakfast Bar has eight unique, carved barstools. Your state-of-the-art Kitchen offers stainless steel appliances as well as custom, granite countertops and tile work. A Wet Bar area just off of the Kitchen features rare and beautiful granite and a unique martini glass-shaped sink.

The 2nd Master Suite with a large, private Master Bathroom is located on this level as well as two Queen Sleeper Sofas and an additional half Guest Bathroom.

3rd Floor

The 3rd Floor features three large bedrooms, one of which is the main Master Suite and Private Master Bathroom with a jetted tub, walk-in shower, and unique, carved sinks and vanity. This floor also contains a King Guest Bedroom and Private King Guest Bathroom, as well as a Queen Guest Bedroom and Private Queen Guest Bathroom. The Master Suite and King Guest Bedroom both access a large, private Balcony which is complete with wet bar and unbelievable views.

4th Floor

The fourth Floor of this home is a large Rooftop Terrace that is accessed by the spiral staircase located on the 3rd Floor Balcony outside of the Master Suite. Patio furniture and a large area allow you to enjoy the ocean breezes, spectacular Gulf views, and a bit of stargazing on those warm, summer nights.

Dunes of Destin

The Dunes of Destin Community is located in central Destin across from Big Kahuna’s Waterpark with quick access to all the attractions, dining, charter fishing, shopping and fun Destin has to offer. For more information about The Dunes of Destin Community, please click on the view community link featured on this page.

Destin Area Information

Destin is well known as the World’s Luckiest Fishing Village largely because of its roots as a top fishing destination and quick access to the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Destin boasts the largest charter fishing fleet in the state of Florida. If you have an interest in charter deep sea fishing – Destin is the place. But, there is much more to Destin than charter fishing. Destin has evolved over the years to be a top beach vacation destination. Featuring sugar-white sand beaches and emerald-colored water, it is an absolutely beautiful area. The town itself offers many upscale shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities. Much of the development of the area has been done with luxury lifestyles in mind. Destin also has one of the busiest private airports in the country. There are an abundance of things to do in Destin to include water parks, water sports rentals, parasailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, power boating, sailing, fishing, tennis, shopping, or just plain relaxing on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Treat yourself to a great little beach town vacation – Destin, Florida, located on Florida’s Panhandle.

Professionally managed by Compass Resorts

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  • Sleeps 22
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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Property Type

  • house


  • Family


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...


  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 4400 sq. ft.


  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 1st Floor Main Guest Bathroom - toilet, shower
  • 2nd Floor Master Suite Bathroom - toilet, shower, jetted tub
  • 2nd Floor Guest Bathroom - toilet
  • 3rd Floor Master Suite Bathroom - tub, shower, jetted tub
  • 3rd Floor King Guest Bathroom - toilet, shower
  • 3rd Floor Queen Guest Bathroom - toilet, shower


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • 1st Floor Queen Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
  • 1st Floor Bunk Bed Area - 2 double, 2 twin/ single
  • 1st Floor Living Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • 2nd Floor 2nd Master Suite - 1 king
  • 2nd Floor Living Area - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • 3rd Floor Master Suite - 1 king
  • 3rd Floor King Guest Bedroom - 1 king
  • 3rd Floor Queen Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
  • King Beds (3), Queen Beds (2), Full/Full Bunk Beds (1), Twin/Twin Bunk Beds (1), Queen Sleep Sofa (3)


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


  • Guests provide their own meals

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