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Family Matters, Destin, Florida Vacation Rental by Owner

Destiny East, Destin Vacation Rental House

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    08:00 am - 06:00 pm
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Last Updated: 07/19/2024

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Family Matters - Private Pool | 6-Seater Golf Cart | Sleeps 9 | Pet Friendly

Welcome to Family Matters!  Where memories made together last forever!

The perfect luxury getaway for family and friends that sleeps 9 guests and is PET FRIENDLY.

Whether you're looking to relax by the private pool, explore the gated community’s impressive clubhouse, or take advantage of the amenities, this beach house in Destiny East, Destin, FL offers a fantastic vacation experience. With a fully equipped gourmet kitchen and an open floor plan, this beach house provides ample space and comfort for everyone. The inviting arched gated entryway and private courtyard provide a welcoming entrance to the property perfect for cozy sitting and conversations. Plus, with pets welcome, you can bring your furry friends along for the trip.

Inside the Home
The open floor plan allows for a great view of the living area's flat-screen TV along with the fully equipped gourmet kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, beautiful cabinetry, and lovely waterfall countertops. Family Matters has 3 spacious bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms & 2 half bathrooms.

The sleeping arrangements ensure privacy for each guest. Every bedroom has its own attached bathroom.
 Master bedroom: includes a king bed, a futon, and a walk-in closet with a crib for guests traveling with little ones. The master bedroom also has a private ensuite full bathroom.
Second bedroom: has a king bed and an attached private full bathroom.
Third bedroom: includes 2 twin bunk beds and a queen bed. This bedroom also has an attached private bathroom for great convenience and privacy.

Stepping through the sliding glass doors leads you to an outdoor oasis, where the private pool is a standout feature of this beach house, offering a secluded space for guests to cool off and unwind. The upscale gated community provides a secure and peaceful environment for guests to enjoy their vacation.
 The outdoor area includes a poolside half bathroom, 2 outdoor showers, a generously sized gas grill cooking area, dining seating, lounge seating & a spacious patio with plenty of room to entertain and enjoy all day long.
Convenience is key, with a 2-car garage and additional parking in the driveway for guests with multiple vehicles. You will love the use of 4 adult bicycles and optional 6 seater golf cart. Nearby public beach access at The CrabTrap provides dedicated golf cart parking or walk through the easy access walking tunnel under Scenic 98 straight to the beautiful sandy white beach.
Indulge in the finest amenities as you explore the pristine beaches, upscale
shopping, and gourmet dining that Destin has to offer. Your dream vacation
starts here, where every detail is designed for your utmost enjoyment.

Destiny East 
A gated beachside community with plush tropical landscaping
featuring impeccable amenities for your pleasure. It presents an impressive
CLUBHOUSE featuring a spacious community pool, Jacuzzi, and Cabana area
equipped with gas grills, illuminated tennis courts, a basketball court, a 25-seat
movie theater, a fitness center, paved walking paths, and a state-of-the-art
playground. The main pool is heated on some given Holidays and you can also
enjoy the secondary Pool lakeside.
* Optional Pool Heat*
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From/To Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly Min Nights
$630.63 -- $4,410.00 $17,640.00 7
$475.00 -- $3,325.00 $17,640.00 7
$375.00 -- $2,625.00 $12,348.00 3
$325.00 -- $2,275.00 $11,025.00 3
$375.00 -- $2,625.00 $13,230.00 7
$275.00 -- $1,925.00 $9,261.00 3
$325.00 -- $2,275.00 $11,025.00 3
$275.00 -- $1,925.00 $3,500.00 3
$375.00 -- $2,625.00 $3,500.00 7
$275.00 -- $1,925.00 $3,500.00 3

Cleaning : $350.00

Damage Protection: $125.00

Admin Fee: 4%

Tax: 13%

Pool Heat Per Day: $65.00 Optional

Pet Fee: $150.00 Optional

Golf cart per day: $75.00 Optional

House Rules and Parking:

Parking for 4 cars
No Student groups under the age of 25 and no chaperoned groups
No Smoking Inside

Most Important rule of all:
** Have Fun**

Check-In Time:   4:00 PM

Check-Out Time: 10:00 AM


Barbecue - Grills
  • Community Charcoal Grill
  • Private Gas Grill
  • Gas Grill
  • Bathtub
  • Linens & Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Walk in Shower
  • Freestanding Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom Extras
  • Private Bathroom
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony/Patio off Master
  • Fireplace
Bedroom Setup
  • 1 Bunk Bed
  • 1 Futon
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 2 King Beds
Cooling Comfort
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Air Conditioning
Dining Room
  • Dining Table
  • Eat in Counter
  • Eat in Kitchen
Disability Access Features
  • Single Level - No Stairs
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Big Screen TV
  • Boating
  • Cable TV
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Ski
  • Kayaking
  • Minature Golf
  • Scuba
  • Snorkling
  • Swimming
  • Television
  • Smart T.V.
  • Netflix
  • Bikes Included
  • Board Games
  • Linens Included
  • No Smoking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Vacuum
  • Fitness Center
  • Home
  • Pack and Play
  • High Chairs
  • Online Booking
  • Managed by Property Manager
Home Office
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Blender
  • Breakfast Bar
  • Can Opener
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pots and Pans
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Utensils
  • Crock Pot
  • Keurig
Outside Living
  • Community Pool
  • Deck
  • Outside Shower
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Porch Furniture
  • Private Parking
  • Private Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Water Park & Wildlife Viewing
  • Driveway
  • Parking for 4 cars


Destin Florida Activities
  • Airboat Adventures
  • Backlash Charters
  • Baytowne Adventure Zone
  • Big Kahuna Water Park
  • Blackwater Canoe Rental
  • Blast Arcade & Laser Maze
  • Buccaneer Pirate Ship
  • Charter Boats
  • Crab Island Dolphin Tours
  • Destin Beach Parasail
  • Destin Florida Beach Helicopters
  • Destin Snorkle
  • Dockside Watersports
  • Emerald Coast Scuba
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park
  • Just Chute Me
  • Kelly Plantation
  • Mobile Sports LLC
  • Party Boats
  • Pelican Adventures
  • Sea Blaster
  • Southern Star Dolphin Cruises
  • SunQuest Cruises
  • SunVenture Cruises
  • The Kayak Experience
  • THE TRACK - GO Carts
  • Xtreme H2O Sports
  • Dolphin Watch & History Cruise
  • Deep Sea Fishing Party Boat
  • Sandestin Dining/Dancing Cruise
  • Fishing with Kids
  • Destin Paddleboard Rental
  • Mobile Massage Therapy
  • Horseback Trail Rides
  • Destin Snorkeling Excursion
  • Bart Rockett Magic Theater
  • Shark Fishing Charter
  • Reel Deal Charters
  • Waverunner Rental/Wet N Wild
  • Wet N Wild Parasailing
  • Dolphin Cruise
  • Original Sea Blaster
  • Destin Harbor
  • Private Sailing Excursion
  • Gator Country Alligator Park
  • Hydrojet Thrill Ride
  • Destin Float Spa Experience
  • AMC Theatre
  • Dockside Parasailing
  • Escape Zone 60
  • Bike Rentals
  • Golf Cart Rental
  • Local Fitness Center
Destin Florida Restaurants
  • Boathouse Oyster Bar
  • Bonefish Grill
  • Bric a Brac
  • Crab Island Cantina
  • Dewey Destin Seafood
  • Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack
  • Hadashi Sushi Bar at Hilton
  • Hammerheads Bar & Grill
  • Harbor Docks
  • Jester Mardi Gras Daiquiris
  • Lighthouse Restaurant
  • LuLu's Destin FL
  • Margaritaville
  • Marina Cafe
  • Mellow Mushroom
  • Pompano Joe's
  • The Crab Trap
  • The Surf Hut
  • World Of Beers
  • McGuire's Irish Pub
  • Donut Hole Bakery Cafe
  • Crust Pizzeria
  • Dewey Destin's Harborside
  • Joe's Crab Shack
  • Callahan's Restaurant & Deli
  • Shrimp Basket
  • The Back Porch
  • Beach Walk Cafe
  • Louisiana Lagniappe
  • Fudpuckers Bar & Grill
  • Pepitos Mexican Restaurant
  • Another Broken Egg Cafe
  • Jasmine Thai
  • La Paz
  • Buck's Smokehouse
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House
  • Mimmo's
  • Fuji Seafood Buffet
  • Boshamps Seafood House
  • AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
  • Gilligan's Seafood
  • The Breakfast Table
  • Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi
  • China One
  • Thai Delights Restaurant
  • Noonies Thai Cafe
  • Brotula's Seafood & Steamer
  • Original La Famiglia
  • Hog's Breath Saloon
  • Wingstop
  • Merlins Pizza
  • IHOP
  • Capriccio Cafe
  • Island Wing Company
  • Alatapatatas
  • Osaka Japanese Hibachi
  • Vinnie Mc Guire's Pizza
  • Mama Sherry's Pizza
  • Palm Grille
Near by Activities
  • Fishing
  • Horseback riding
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Live Entertainment
  • Movie Theatre
  • Outlet Stores
  • Shopping Malls
  • Walking Tours
  • Area Golf
Near by Attractions
  • Near Golf
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shopping
Recommended for
  • Adventure Trip
  • Beach Rentals
  • Children Retreat
  • Golf
  • Romantic




Family Matters 5-stars    Aug 12, 2023

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Beautiful! This is our new go-to beach rental in Destin. I can not wait to go back. My husband and I are already booking again in the winter for a little getaway. I have a special workout routine and the amenities had everything I needed and more. The grandkids had a wonderful time and won't stop talking about how much fun we had.



I did not want to leave!    Jul 22, 2023

review star

Just settling back into reality here in Georgia, still dreaming about how fantastic our family vacation was this year. Two weeks of heaven! The white sand on the Destin beaches are truly something you have to see to believe. Some of the family pictures we took make it look like we are standing in snow. My friends could not believe the gorgeous shots we got. Oh and I almost forgot, the beach was a perfect backdrop to my little sister's engagement! I was so thankful to have made the best memories at such a beautiful destination. Every aspect of the property was so well thought out and great for entertaining and having family time. Great space for me and my sister's children to have our own place and a very well maintained pool for everyone to enjoy. I mean it really lived up to the name! Thank you so much for your recommendations and for accommodating us, yall are the best!



Great House and Pool    Jun 30, 2023

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I rented this house in Destiny East with my children this past June. Our family had a great experience and really enjoyed the updated kitchen and pool. Much needed relaxation.