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Property Details

Updated: Oct 13, 2016
Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Our 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo features only the very best in technology, comfort, class, and convenience. We strive to make our condo the one you come back to year after year. We visit the condo several times a year to make sure it is well kept, do deep cleanings, and keep it in great shape! We only own this one condo, so we strive to make it one of the best! But you don't have to take our word for it; read our Guest Comments!

You will be impressed the moment you walk in the door. Floor-to-ceiling windows/doors in every room allow a magnificent view of the breathtaking Emerald Coast shores and downtown Destin. Walk in closets with extra hangers, crown molding, and silent ceiling fans in every room are just a few of the features that set our condo apart from others at Silver Shells.

Master suite features a king bed and master bathroom. Guest bedroom has a queen bed and living room provides a queen sleeper sofa. The mattresses in the bedrooms are of high quality and we personally picked them out to assure our guests are at their greatest comfort.

Only the best in technology is offered. Both the living room and master bedroom boast 42' plasma flat screen televisions, while the guest bedroom offers a 30' plasma flat screen TV, along with DVD/VCR/CD players in every room. The living room is also equipped with a premium surround sound system.

Commonly asked Questions:

How far away is the beach?


Are there activities for kids?

Silver Shells sits diagonally across the street from Big Kahuna Water Slide Park, as well miniature golf and an amusement park for toddler sized children! The Resort also boasts a kiddy pool and small playground.

How close are you to shopping centers and restaurants?

Approx. 5-10 minute drive to both upscale and outlet stores. Wal-Mart is directly across the street. Ruth Chris is open and located on property. Other restaurants are in walking distance as well.

Please read our guest comments! You'll be impressed!

Keywords: Condominium, Condo, Oceanfront, Ocean View, Beachfront

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards

Recent Review

About the Owner

I am a business owner from Louisville, KY. It was always a dream of mine to be able to own a 'home away from home' and this condo in Destin is a dream come true for me! My goal is to make sure that all of our guests find it as enjoyable and relaxing as I do. Please contact me find out more about our property. I am available on my cell phone 502-639-4259

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Guestbook comments from the owner

I work for the owner of this condo and my family and I had the fabulous opportunity to visit it in the Summer of 05'. My son spent his 1st birthday there and it was a great time! Silver Shells was a great family oriented place with tons of kids at the main pool, but lots of privacy at the smaller St. Lucia Pool. Some highlights of the condo were the awesome entertainment it provided, including the plasma televisions, movie channels, and surround sound. The beds are comfy, the kitchen fully equipped, and the access to the beach was a quick walk away. Would recommend highly, to families, couples, or anyone looking for a relaxing place to get away!
Jan 2006
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57 Reviews

based on 57 traveler reviews

Louisville, KY

Spring Breakers

  • 5 of 5

Very beautifully decorated,

beds comfortable, wonderful outdoor furniture. Great parking! My only complaint was there was no coffee pot only a keurig

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Condo for Spring Break Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We scheduled our vacation rather last minute so I was very excited to stumble upon this condo based on the pictures! I have never used VRBO before, so I was a little nervous before we arrived! All of my fears vanished immediately upon pulling into the Silver Shells resort area! The whole area is beautiful! The lobby area of the building alone was impressive, but when we arrived in our condo we were so excited at how beautiful everything was! The walk to the beach/pool is so quick and the fact that chairs and a cart are provided really helped to free up room in our car on the way there! Any amenity I needed for cooking was already in the condo and that was extremely helpful! I would definitely recommend this condo to ANYONE who was looking to stay in Destin! Thanks again!!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Spring Break Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! This condo in Silver Shells at St. Lucia is absolutely spectacular! The unit was crystal clean, decorated very nicely, equipped with everything we needed including a Keurig (which was lifesaver for my teenage daughter and her friend)! In addition, the four beach chairs were a wonderful addition and saved us a lot of money to not have to rent chairs on the beach! Each room has a sliding glass door going out to the balcony where there is a fabulous view of the ocean! Not only is the location perfect for access to the beach, but is also close to restaurants (I recommend The Crab Trap), The Harbor Walk, Outlet Malls and there is a Walmart right across the street to by groceries to stock the kitchen! Jim and Patti were incredibly easy to work with which made the process very smooth and simple. My daughter and I plan to go back to Destin soon and will definitely rent this unit again! Everything was PERFECT!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A fantastic vacation! We didn't want to leave.

  • 5 of 5

I booked last minute but knew the complex and it's facilities from last years trip. I am so glad I chose Silver Shells again and rented from Jim this time. His unit in the st Lucia building was beautiful,clean and well equipped. The view was great! You could see the Gulf, the city strip and the airport landing. No complaints! Why pay more for a unit in the St.Maarten building when this condo had a great gulf view too! It's true the pool and beach area is a bit of a walk around the back but Jim provided a trolley cart with 4 beach chairs and umbrella making the trip manageable. I am talking a 2 minute walk people! Not to mention St Lucia has it's own private hot tub and pool so you could just take the elevator down and stay close to the building if you preferred for those night swims. The location is perfect. Everything a short drive away including Walmart, the track ( go-carting \mini golf) , and restaurants. We also enjoyed getting frozen yogurt and treats at the Candy shop located at the public beach entrance. I would definitely rent this unit again. Free wi-fi, spacious unit, reasonable rates and 5* accommodation made this rental amazing!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Family Springbreak

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for springbreak. The condo was so nice and very large. The resort was great and everything was really close by, very short walk to pool and beach. Also walking distance to the Back Porch and The Candy Maker (which the kids loved) The condo was very clean and decorated nice. It was by far the best place we have ever stayed in Destin! Will definitely go back!!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place at a great price!

  • 5 of 5

Great condo for a family of 4! Our kids loved the beach. Unfortunately, the big pool is not heated in October, but the small pool is! The condo is clean and we'll kept. Near everything. No problems with our reservation or checkin. Best price for 2 weeks too!

Just two gripes: We have young kids and watched movies at night and our backs noticed the couches are ready to be replaced. Second, time for a new frying pan in the kitchen! Sounds funny, I know, but we stayed 2 weeks and eating out all the time is not an option, nor realistic when your 3 year old says, "feed me eggs now!" (At 8:30 am before I've had coffee or even gotten out of bed!)

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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From the Owner

My condo at Silver Shells Resort is the perfect place to view the beach by day and the Destin city lights at night! If you have never been to Destin or it has been several years - then you are in for an amazing treat! Destin just keeps growing and I love having a place here!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Point of Interest : St. Lucia - Unit 1004 Nearest Point of Interest : Silver Shells Resort Nearest Point of Interest : Silver Shells Resort Facilities Nearest Point of Interest : Wal-Mart Nearest Point of Interest : Water Park Nearest Point of Interest : The Track Nearest Point of Interest : Destin Commons

Silver Shells Amenities, Fitness center with an indoor/outdoor heated pool, locker rooms, saunas, spa, private beachfront access, poolside Tiki bar, 'The Grille'; restaurants, and daily children's activities


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall Break
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 28 2016
7 night minimum stay
Oct 29 2016 - Mar 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Spring Break
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Rates do not include taxes and cleaning fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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From the Owner

Being the owner of this condo, I strive to make sure my condo is one of the best! I make it a personal goal to ensure that your stay is wonderful!

Property Type

  • condo


  • Family


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Dining Area


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • jetted tub


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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort


  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Convertible bed(s)
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) We can arrange for a cot or crib to be delivered during your stay for an additional fee. Please inquire., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sized Sleeper Sofa


  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • Fully-equipped kitchen with stove/oven, and cooking utensils provided, master bath Jacuzzi tub, three plasma-screen TV's, surround sound system, outdoor terrace speakers, luxurious designer bedding, cable with movie channels, 3 telephones (1 cordless), iron and full ironing board, No Smoking and No Pets Please.

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