Holiday Isle

Learn all about Destin's most famous peninsula, our Holiday Isle Real Estate blog takes a close look at this notable community. Follow along as we explore the best of Holiday Isle, including real estate, trends, featured listings, and previous sales.

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The most highly sought after properties in Destin are those that “have a view.” By “view” of course, we are talking about a waterfront property, but "waterfront" can be like comparing apples to oranges. What these properties do have in common is the fact that they are all on the water. However, they may be beside the beautiful beach, on the shores of the vast expanse of Choctawhatchee Bay, on a canal at Holiday Isle or on Destin’s harbor. Each type has its own special accouterments. So without further ado, let's take a look at the varietals of Destin Real Estate with a View!

Beachfront Destin Real Estate

Beachfront Destin Real Estate

MLS 805941:  2988 Scenic Hwy 98

Homes on the shimmering bright crystalline beach in Destin are premier, prestigious properties and

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This luxurious three bedroom condominium is exciting in two different ways. First of all, it has one of the absolute best locations on Holiday Isle, which always guarantees property value. Secondly, it is also the best-priced waterfront condominium at Waterview Towers. This complex is aptly named with “water views” from every unit, providing vistas of Destin’s East Pass where private yachts or big fishing boats go to and from the gulf.  In fact, this unit comes with its own deeded deep water boat dock on site! A breezy balcony allows you to enjoy this tropical scenery first hand, which includes spectacular sunsets year round and fabulous firework displays over the harbor on special holidays. This sought after luxury tower includes a large sparkling

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Destin Pointe is an exclusive gated upscale residential community located at the far western end of Holiday Isle. The beach wraps all the way around Destin Pointe with over 3,000 linear feet of crystal white frontage that extends around this hallmark peninsula. The neighborhood is also centered on two interior natural coastal dune lakes named Caroline and Christina. They attract a lot of wildlife including Great Blue Herons, Snowy White Egrets, Seagulls and an assortment of wild ducks. Rock jetties near the beach attract colorful tropical fish, so snorkeling and fishing here is a popular pursuit along with swimming in the gulf, sunbathing on the sugary shore or enjoying a picnic in one lushly landscaped parks. Destin Pointe also features a kid's

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Destin’s bright white shimmering shoreline and jewel-toned waters of the glittering gulf have received international acclaim for being among the most beautiful beaches in the world. Over the past three decades here at Ocean Reef we have been the proud to help families and investors alike purchase real estate in this specials piece of paradise.

Prices of properties available for sale in Destin and along the Emerald Coast have soared due to the greatly increased demand that has far outpaced supply. However there are still a few opportunities for value for properties that are quite lovely. For those of you who may want to make Destin your second home or for others who are looking for an investment by owning a rental property yourselves take a look at

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Ocean Reef Real Estate was privileged and pleased to have listed this 2,400 square foot premier Penthouse at the far western point of Holiday Isle in Destin. The location alone is phenomenal since this Penthouse crowns the exclusively gated luxurious Waterview Towers complex and offers spectacular views of the sparkling scenery.

Destin East Pass Penthouse

These panoramic views span across East Pass from the Destin Bridge beside the bay and Harborwalk Village towards the northwest all the way out into the glistening gulf towards the southwest. East Pass itself is directly up front where yachts and fishing charters crisscross from the harbor into the open gulf. Speaking of big boats, this property also comes with a rare and precious boat slip, which can berth a vessel up to 55

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The Emerald Coast, which includes dazzling Destin and sensational Scenic 30A in South Walton, is home to five of the most expensive residential property listings in Northwest Florida. These top tier luxury properties for sale range from $8,800,000 to $13,000,000 for a whopping total of over $56,000,000!  Here are the top five most expensive homes currently offered for sale:

618 Gulf Shore Drive

A recently completed and fully furnished iconic residence and masterpiece of contemporary design known as the “Destin Jewel” is located on over one acre of lushly landscaped beachfront property on Holiday Isle. This spectacular home at 618 Gulf Shore Drive includes nine gulf front bedrooms with full baths in suite, 9,000 square feet of interior space and an additional 5,000 square

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Destin is all about the beautiful beaches, right? Well there is a lot to be said for our sugary shoreline and shimmering white quartz crystal sand but once you discover boating - you will say Destin is all about the water! The dazzling jewel toned waters wrap around our entire island-like peninsula and are filled with a cornucopia of fish. One of the best places to own a boat is on Holiday Isle, a prestigious locale where gorgeous single-family homes were constructed to take advantage of this “off shore” location near the heart of Destin. The Destin Harbor borders Holiday Isle on the north side and the glistening gulf spans an expansive beach along its southern shore. East Pass connects here to the open gulf so many big private vessels are docked behind

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Talk about having “Wow Factor”! This 9,000 square foot brand new beachfront home is located on over one acre of land overlooking the sugary white shimmering shore on prestigious Holiday Isle in Destin.

Modern Destin Home for Sale

It has stellar panoramic views of East Pass, the glistening emerald toned gulf and includes 100 linear feet of private beautiful white sand beach.

Modern $9.8 Million Dollar Destin Home

There is over 5,000 square feet of sumptuous surroundings for outdoor entertainment, which includes multiple patios, balconies, an infinity swimming pool and bubbling spa for twelve. The size and tremendous beachfront location already make this home remarkably special. However the superlative Wow Factors apply to the conspicuous contemporary design of this architectural masterpiece. This magnificent

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Although they are adjacent, Destin and Okaloosa Island are two very different real estate markets. Destin Vs Okaloosa Island

Destin is established with a rich mix of single-family homes and condominiums. Destin was founded over 150 years ago around a flourishing fishing enterprise, and became known as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village.” In the 1970s high rise condominiums and vacation rental homes started to be developed on its spectacular sugary shores.  Championship golf course communities, resorts, restaurants and shopping venues followed, which were carefully planned for meticulous development. Unincorporated Okaloosa Island was created by tourism in the 1960s and is actually the “beach” for neighboring Fort Walton Beach. Okaloosa Island is comprised almost entirely of

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This gracious completely furnished three bedroom lakefront home is available for sale and located in Destin Pointe, a prestigious gated residential community located at the far western end of Holiday Isle. Although more than worthy of primary residence, this property is on a vacation rental program through our sister division at Ocean Reef Resorts and grosses over $60,000 per year.

Known as Casa De LaHunt, this sought-after hospitable Destin Pointe vacation home located at 3592 Waverly Circle exudes charm with a white picket fence and four wide-open columned porches. Serenity abounds here especially when heavenly sunsets occur over Lake Caroline. The lushly landscaped lagoon adorned with towering palm trees attracts Great Blue Herons, Snowy White

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