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Jack & Jill's Beach House, Destin Area, Florida Vacation Rental by Owner

Port of Call, Destin Area Vacation Rental House

Jack & Jill Pilcher
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Last Updated: 09/17/2021

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Jack & Jill's Beach House...TOES TO SAND, 1 minute!!

Location, location, location! Located across the street from the prettiest beach in Florida!! Walk out the front doors and you'll see the pool and then look to your left and you'll get a glimpse of the GULF!  Take a very short stroll and your toes will be in the sand on the most beautiful BEACH! Come see why it is called "The Emerald Coast"!

Port of Call is a very quiet and family friendly community located directly across from public beach access and Pompano Joe's, one of the top beachside restaurants on Miramar Beach.  Also located steps from Scenic 98's FIVE mile bike path.  

Jack & Jill's Beach House is located in "Port of Call", which is a small community of beach houses in very close proximity to the beach.  Jack & Jill's Beach House is the 4th house from the beach...the one with the beautiful palms!!  It is also convenient to shopping & is within walking distance to many restaurants, to include Pompano Joe's, Kenny D's, Whales, Tail, and Captain Dave's.  

MASTER BEDROOM:  Large bedroom with KING bed, 32-Inch flat screen SMART TV with upgraded cable (140 channels to include ESPN, Disney, etc.) dresser, night stand, 2 lamps, PRIVATE BATHROOM, new ceiling fan.  The floor plan boasts a split bedroom design, giving each couple lots of privacy!

MASTER BATH:  His and hers vanity, jet tub, shower!

BEDROOM #2:  Also a KING BED, 32-Inch flat screen SMART TV with upgraded cable (140 channels to include ESPN, Disney, etc.), 2 Night Stands, 2 lamps, new ceiling fan, new coastal decor!

BEDROOM #3:  Queen bed, twin bunk bed, 32-inch flat screen TV with upgraded cable, 2 night stands, 2 lamps, new ceiling fan and new coastal decor!  Great for a couple, great for kids, or great for a couple with kids!

BATHROOM #2:  Shared between BR2 & BR3!  Tub/shower combo!

LIVING ROOM: Brand new Lazy Boy sofa, recliner, and loveseat, equipped with a 60 inch flat screen SMART TV mounted above the mantle, with upgraded cable TV (140 channels to include ESPN, Disney, etc.)!

DINING ROOM:  Dining table seats 6, breakfast table seats 4, and there is also seating for 4 at the bar!

KITCHEN - FULLY FURNISHED: Brand new appliances, full size refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, counter-top small appliances (coffee pot, toaster, blender, crock pot), silverware/knives, pots/pans & baking sheets/pans. Everything you need to cook meals in and save money on your trip!

LAUNDRY: Full size WASHER & DRYER. Allows you to enjoy your vacation without laundry becoming a chore.

INTERNET: We have FREE high-speed wireless internet for your added convenience. Being on vacation, does not mean you have to be Off The Grid, or work remotely from the beach house!

OUTDOOR PATIO: Choose the shade or choose the sun and enjoy the beautiful palm trees!  Seating for 10 people on the patio with brand new Polywood Adirondack furniture! It is a great spot to sit and unwind, relax with family/friends or enjoy reading a good book. The pool is just outside the front door, and has additional poolside seating, including shaded seating.  (Garage is not accessible to guests.)

For guest use, you will find 4 beach chairs and an umbrella in the hall closet. We provide these to help guests cut costs on beach chair rental, pack lighter, and have chairs when beach rentals are not available.

SPECIAL RATES FOR SNOWBIRDS: Inquire with owner for a quote.  We are looking for snowbirds!

*** We do not supply food, personal items, charcoal or beach towels. However, to get you started we do supply a few garbage bags, a few rolls of toilet paper, 1 roll of paper towels, a few laundry detergent pods, a few dishwasher tablets and dishwashing liquid. Please, remember to bring or expect to purchase additional items for your stay.

Check-in: 5:00 PM

Check-out: 9:00 AM




Minimum age of primary renter: 30

Maximum occupancy: 8 (no exceptions)

Cancellation Policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

AREA ATTRACTIONS: Harborwalk Village, Baytown Wharf, Gulfarium, Fudpuckers, Big Kahuna s Water Park, Dolphin Cruises, Fishing, Jet-Ski rentals, Helicopter rides, Fishing Pier, Parasailing, Silver Sands outlet mall shopping, Destin Commons, and more. Miramar Beach is strategically located between Fort Walton Beach and Santa Rosa Beach, right on the edge of Destin.

Keywords: Beach House, Vacation Home, Gulf Front, Beach Front, Ocean Front, Gulf View, Ground Floor, Miramar Beach, Destin, Fort Walton, Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa Island, Santa Rosa Beach, Sandestin, Florida Vacation, Snowbirds, Pompano Joe"s, Free WiFi Internet,

Need more space? We also have a 2BR/2BA condo at Tradewinds, situated directly beside Port of Call.


Jack and Jill Pilcher

Member Since 2018

About Jack and Jill...

We are from Kentucky! We own and manage the beach house ourselves and take pride in keeping it clean and updated and personalized with special wine! We are just ordinary people - Jack is an electrician and Jill is a middle school teacher.  It has become a special place to us!  We took a leap of faith to follow a dream of owning a beachfront home in hopes of finding wonderful renters that return each year that enjoy our beach house as we do.  We hope you love and enjoy your stay at Jack & Jill's Beach House as much as we do.  

Why Jack and Jill chose Port of Call at Miramar Beach...

We were previous owners of two units at Tradewinds and absolutely fell in love with the area.  We weren't exactly in the market to buy a beach house, but the most perfect beach house in the most perfect location became available for sale and we could NOT pass it up!  We love being just a few steps from the beach, but love being able to retreat back the beach house for calm, quiet, family time.  We love being able to park in our own driveway and not worry with parking passes.  We love the floor plan of the house, allowing for privacy with a split bedroom floor plan.  We love not having to wait for an elevator.  We love the outdoor patio with the gorgeous palms, and the ability to sit in the sun or shade.  We love the quietness and calmness we feel in Port of Call, with only 15 total houses.  We love walking right out the front door to the pool and enjoying the pool or the covered shade by the pool.  We love being on the bike path, which gives us a 5 mile path of walking or biking along the shore. We love the pool and spacious pool deck.  We love being right across from Pompano Joe's, as well as being able to walk to other restaurants, souvenir shops, or to get coffee or ice cream, yet a short drive to outlet mall shopping, many other great restaurants, and area attractions (Harborkwalk Village, Big Kahuna s Waterpark, Gulfarium, etc). Most importantly, we love being able to walk a short walk and have our toes in the sand!  It is our own little piece of paradise and we hope you love it too!



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Tax: 12%

Cleaning: $190

Deposit required to secure booking:

25% deposit to secure booking with remaining balance due 30 days prior to check-in.

Check-In Time:   5:00 PM

Check-Out Time: 9:00 AM


Bedroom Setup
  • 1 Bunk Bed
  • 2 King Beds
  • Queen Bed
Dining Room
  • Dining Table
  • Eat in Counter
  • Eat in Kitchen
  • Bathtub
  • Linens & Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Shower/Tub Combo
  • Walk in Shower
  • Freestanding Bathtub
  • Whirlpool/Jacuzzi Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom Extras
  • Private Bathroom
  • Walk-in Closet
Cooling Comfort
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Air Conditioning
Disability Access Features
  • Ground Floor Unit
  • Single Level - No Stairs
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Big Screen TV
  • Cable TV
  • Swimming
  • Television
  • Smart T.V.
  • Netflix
  • Linens Included
  • No Pets
  • No Smoking
  • Smoking outside only
  • Home
  • Managed By Owner
Home Office
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Blender
  • Breakfast Bar
  • Can Opener
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Garbage Compactor
  • Ice Maker
  • Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Mixer
  • Oven
  • Pots and Pans
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Utensils
  • Crock Pot
Outside Living
  • Community Pool
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Private Parking
  • Beach Chairs Provided
  • Driveway
  • Parking Available
  • 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
Recommended for
  • Adventure Trip
  • Beach Rentals
  • Children Retreat
  • Golf
  • Long Term Rentals
  • Romantic



The Barnes Family

Perfect location, Beautiful House    Jun 16, 2021

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This was our 3rd year to Destin, all 3 times we have stayed in a property owned by Jack and Jill. This year we stayed in a wonderful spacious home. The pool is right out the front door and the beach is just a minute away. We go to Pompano Joes quite frequently, we also enjoy a short walk down the street to get rolled ice cream. Next year will be year 4 and we can’t wait!!



ABSOLUTELY THE BEST!    May 08, 2021

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This house was perfect! Perfect location, perfect decor, perfect size! It had everything you need for the perfect beach vacation. And it’s across the street from beach but a VERY short walk. We really enjoyed being off the main road as it was quiet and cozy when sitting out back drinking your morning coffee in private. They truly have a beautiful home and I can’t imagine staying anywhere else. Jill was great to work with! Will definitely be returning to their lovely Florida home. I highly recommend staying here!



If I Owned a Beach House - I'd Want It to Be Just Like This One!!!    May 08, 2021

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I can't say enough good things about this house! It is so comfortable and cute and I LOVE the location. It's a quick walk to the beach from the low traffic side road and within quick walking distance of dinner and happy hour spots! The pool was right across the drive and was never crowded and was very clean and well maintained - my husband likes a break from the beach. The neighbors were friendly, too. I loved drinking my coffee on the private patio area which has ample seating. It rained for a bit and that was a good place to hangout. I liked the layout of the house a lot. I'm not sure if was professionally decorated, but it looks like it was! And plenty of hooks!!! I love having plenty of hooks to hang damp bathing suits and towels from. Really - everything about this house was thoughtfully done. We will be back!



Awesome House!    May 03, 2021

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Loved the house and the location! House had everything and more for our stay ! We did not want to leave and am planning to go back ASAP!


Beth & Ronnie

Great location, beautiful home!    Nov 01, 2020

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We loved our stay at Jack & Jill's Beach House.  The location is perfect.  It is less than a half of a block, 4th house from the beach, and it literally takes one minute to get to the beach!  The house is spacious and beautifully decorated!  We had plenty of room for our family of 6 and everything we needed to cook meals in.  The beds were comfy, each bedroom had a smart tv, and the patio is so nice!  We will definitely be returning!  


Ross Family

LOVED IT!!!!!    Oct 29, 2020

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We absolutely loved this place.  The location is perfect!!!  A one minute walk - it is literally less than a half of a block to the beach with easy beach access.  We took the stairs but there was also a ramp.  We loved just strolling the walking path and met so many nice people.  We walked to dinner, souvenir shopping, to get ice cream, and loved just walking around looking at all of the beautiful homes.  The house has everything you need.  Kitchen has everything for cooking meals, wifi was good (we had to remote work), beautifully decorated with a neat coastal vibe, comfy beds, huge SMART TV in living room, outdoor area is very nice and private.  Jack and Jill responded immmediately to questions.  We will definitely be back!



My new vacation spot    Oct 24, 2020

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We just spent a wonderful week with wonderful weather in the most wonderful beach home!  Jack & Jill's Beach House was perfect for us.  Everything is new, very clean, and we loved the nautical decor.  The walk to the beach is very, very short.  We thoroughly enjoyed getting up each morning and taking advantage of the walking path.  It was so beautiful to be able to walk safely along the shore line.  The house is in a perfect location as we were able to walk to dinner as well.  We really loved not having to look for parking or waiting on elevators, and the house was fully equipped with everything we needed.  We have found our new spot on Miramar Beach!  Thank you, Jack & Jill, for being lovely hosts.  


No!  We provide 4 beach chairs and an umbrella in the unit for our guests!  There is also beach service available for purchase on the beach in front of the house.  The cost is approximately $50 per day - which is why we provide beach chairs for you!
We have a great location, not even a half of a block to the beach.  It takes a minute or two depending on how fast you can walk!  It is the 4th house from the beach on the right on Newman Drive.  
We usually get a car when we fly in because the uber ride each way to the airport is $45.  You can almost rent a car for that for a long weekend!  But if you do not have a car, you can walk to several different restaurants, souvenir shopping, ice cream, etc.  Sometimes when we drive, the car never leaves the house because we walk so many places.  The nearest grocery would be Winn Dixie at 1.5 miles.  
We use a GPS door locking system and will issue you a door access code one day prior to your check in.  It will work for the duration of your stay and expire at check out.  No one else will have access the house!
Yes!  We provide bed and bath linens.  We ask that you do not take them to the pool or the beach.
We provide a starter supply of these things...2 trash bags, 2 rolls of toilet paper, 2 laundry tabs, 2 dishwasher tabs, dish soap, hand soap, and one roll of paper towels.  Please be prepared to bring with or purchase additional supplies if needed.