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Property Details

Updated: Apr 21, 2015
House, 8 Bedrooms, 9 Baths, 23 Sleeps

Gulf Splendor I & II are situated on the same Gulf Front Lot, each having 4 BR, 4.5 Baths and Private Pool

Splendor I being directly on the Gulf and Gulf Splendor II situated

about 100 feet from the beach. Both share the same private beach

access. It is the perfect solution for larger gatherings.

Gulf Splendor I & II are conveniently located 1 mile West of San

Destin Resorts and 12 miles East of Destin Harbor. Within a one mile

drive or walk, you have at your convenience grocery store and restaurants. For shopping and entertainment, the Silver Sands Factory Outlet Mall, the Destin Commons Mall and

beautiful Baytowne Wharf are located nearby.

Gulf Splendor I is located directly on the beach and features:

4 Bedrooms (sleeps 11 with pull-outs)

4 1/2 Baths

4 Passenger Elevator

6 TV’s including one Plasma

VCR/DVD/CD Players

Fully equipped kitchen and wet bar

Simming Pool 8x16 w/Gulf View

Private Pool & Hot Tub

Gas BBQ Grill

Chairs and Umbrella Service

Gulf Splendor II is located just 100 feet from the beach and


4 Bedrooms (sleeps 12 with one pull-out)

4 1/2 Baths

5 TV’s

VCR/DVD/CD Players

Fully equipped Kitchen and Wet Bar

Private Pool - 6’x 12’ pool

Large Deck on pool level for entertaining

Gas BBQ Grill

Chair/Umbrella beach service

More Details
  • Sleeps 23
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 9 Bathrooms
  • Swimming pool

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Gulf Splendor 1 & 2
+1 -314-541-1942
Destin Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Great home with spectacular views

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this home in September 2012 and had a fabulous time! The house was very convenient to just about anything you could want to do in destin and the owner was so very nice to work with. After reading the above review I just had to contribute. The view from the master bedroom and deck was just stunning!!! Great stay! Thank you!
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you for your glowing review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here and hope your travels bring you back to the gulf coast soon!
Gulf Splendor 1 & 2
+1 -314-541-1942
Destin Emerald Coast-Destin Area

Save Your MONEY!!!

  • 1 of 5
This place is very run down. The carpet is very dirty with stains. The beds are very hard, the pillows are shot, the place is very dated. Definitely not worth the money especially since the place is infested with cock roaches!!!! The pictures do not show how bad it really is. Save your money and find better. Very disappointed!
  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This unit is one of our more popular destinations, and we have never seen language like this used to describe what is normally a desirable location. We had the carpets cleaned promptly upon receiving this negative review. We have had three families stay in this home since this guest's visit, all left happy with no issues to report. We have not to date had any other allegations of pest issues but did have the home thoroughly sprayed after your departure just to be on the safe side. The pest control technician did confirm that the property is not infested. Of the parties involved here a certified pest control tech is the only party with the proper certification to determine if there is in fact a bug issue. His report indicated that no issue was present and the spray was simply a precaution. This home continues to draw several repeat guests year after year. In light of this review we do apologize to this guest for any inconveniences you may have experienced during your recent visit to the emerald coast and hope that your travels bring you back to our lovely area soon!


Activity and Interests

Tens of thousands of years ago, quartz crystals were carried by

glacial rivers from the Appalachian Mountains to the Gulf of Mexico

in northwest Florida. These tiny clear crystals now form a blanket of

pure white sugar sand making these beaches among the highest rated in

the world. While the pure white sands and emerald waters lure people

to its shores, Destin offers so much more!

Golf - Destin has become the major golf destination in Northwest

Florida. There are several courses within 3 miles of Gulf Splendor

and over 1,000 holes in the greater Destin area.

Fishing - With over 100 private charters, Destin boasts some of the

best fishing in the gulf region. Take half or full day charters for

Mahi Mahi, Grouper, Red Snapper, Trigger Fish, Amberjack, Cobia and

many others. Drop your catch off at one of the harbor restaurants and

come back that evening for a delicious meal. Try your luck at the

52nd annual Fishing Rodeo during the month of October, 2005.

Shopping – From quaint little boutiques to factory outlet malls,

Destin has unlimited shopping options. The Silver Sands Factory

outlet mall is located within 1 mile of Gulf Splendor. Destin

Commons, the brand new shopping and entertainment complex is only 4

miles away. Within 2 miles, beautiful Baytowne Wharf offers many

shopping and entertainment options.

Restaurants – Walk up the beach to the Whales Tail, our favorite

breakfast place, or check out any of many restaurants for all price

ranges within 1 to 5 miles.

Take the kids towards downtown Destin and Okaloosa Island to get to

the Big Kahuna Water Park, the Gulfarium and many other family

entertainment options.

Take a laidback scenic drive East along route 30-A to quaint little

beach towns such as Grayton Beach, Watercolor, Seaside, Seagrove and

Rosemary Beach.

There is something for everyone in Destin!


Rental rates


  • Weekly Rate: $3900 - $10790

  • 2013 RATES
    Early Spring..03/$6,770/week
    Spring Break...03/$7,470/week
    Late Spring.....04/$6,770/week
    Late Summer...08/$9,840/week
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Updated: Apr 21, 2015


Property Type

  • house


  • Family

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool


  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Beach View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf


  • 9 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bathroom 5
  • Bathroom 6
  • Bathroom 7
  • Bathroom 8
  • Bathroom 9


  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Bedroom 7
  • Bedroom 8


  • Rooms Gulf Splendor I Family Room - Relax in this comfortable room with breathtaking gulf views. Walk out on to the large front porch and breathe in the gulf breezes while viewing spectacular sunsets and dolphins swimming by. Has a pullout queen sofa for extra sleeping room. Master Suite - Occupying the entire top level, this beautifully decorated room has incomparable gulf views with two full baths, sitting area, wet bar, fireplace and futon with pull-out bed. Gaze out across the Gulf while lying in the comfortable king bed or relaxing on your private deck. Gulf East - This bedroom has spectacular views of the gulf and beaches to the East with a queen bed, private bath and walkout access to the third level deck. Gulf West - With king bed and private bath, this beautifully decorated bedroom enjoys the same incredible gulf views and beaches to the West with walkout access to the third level deck. Queen Room – This small room with a privacy curtain has a very comfortable queen bed and is located on the same level as Gulf East and Gulf West. The half bath from the family room is just down the stairs from this room. This room is also equiped with a flat panel TV with built in DVD player. Elevator - The passenger elevator makes the entire home accessible for everyone. Gulf Splendor II Family Room - Ideal for entertaining, this large gathering area has fantastic gulf views, full kitchen, queen sleepsofa, entertainment center and wet bar. Walk out on to the large deck (with pool) and enjoy gulf views while sipping on that morning coffee or that sunset cocktail. This also connects to a powder room and washer/dryer area. Gulf East - This bedroom has gulf views to the East with a queen bed and private full bath located on the third level. Gulf West - Located on the third level, this bedroom has gulf views to the West with a king bed and private full bath. Captain’s Bunk Room - This third level bedroom features two regular sized bunk beds with a private full bath. Great for a couple of adults or four children. Lower Level Bedroom - This ground level bedroom has a king bed with private bath and offers privacy from the action above. Pool/Spa - Children and adults love this amenity. This 5 x 12 pool is on the main deck just off the Family Room. This pool is a perfect solution for smaller children and the wrap around bench seating easily accommodates 12 adults. Heated in the fall/winter, the spa jets take out the aches from a round of golf, biking or shopping.

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