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Searching for your ultimate Dream Home that can also dock a big boat? They’re a rare find in Destin since other than some properties on Holiday Isle and a few harbor front homes, deep water dockage here is nearly nonexistent. The Gulf is out of the question, and most homes along Choctawhatchee Bay have shallow water near the shoreline. Although they may accommodate shallow bottomed boats and pontoons with a long dock, a big boat is too deep for such waters. People elsewhere who have big boats have to store them in pricey facilities when not in use.

India Bayou Waterfront HomeHowever, this magnificent home at 134 West Country Club Drive in Destin’s well established prestigious Indian Bayou neighborhood does harbor big boats!

Three words aptly describe this 4,238 square foot

This brand new, sleek, spacious five-bedroom home for sale encompasses 3,126 square feet and is located at 220 North St. Francis Drive in the exclusively gated residential enclave of Emerald Waters Village. This lovely neighborhood in Miramar Beach is just minutes away from the sugary white beach on Scenic Gulf Drive, where you will also find several popular restaurants with friendly beach bars. This location, along with convenient deeded beach access for owners and guests is a great vacation destination. It may command over $100,000 in annual projected gross rental income, which solidifies this purchase not only a second home but also as a lucrative residential investment property. Since it comes lavishly furnished and beautifully appointed with vibrant

This regal residence is located at the gated Regency Towers residential beach community in a wonderful world of its own, yet close to everything Downtown Destin has to offer.  This privileged place is restricted for owner’s use only in an exclusive enclave of only 44 condominiums that boasts abundant amenities. The superb location at 950 Highway 98 #7111 is minutes away from restaurants, lively bars, specialty shops, seasonal festivals, and delightful amusements at HarborWalk Village.

Regency Towers Destin
A palm-lined drive leads in from the highway meandering past a large lovely lagoon festooned by fountains and accented by a walkway that crosses the water to a central gazebo. The private shimmering crystalline shoreline spans 333 linear feet across overlooking the

The Real estate mantra about property value is always about location and this luxurious beautifully remodeled gulf front residence at Silver Shells has it all.

Silver Shells Destin

First of all, the grounds of this exclusively gated 30-acre residential resort are located in the heart of Destin.

Silver Shells St Thomas
Secondly, the St. Thomas tower is on its eastern edge with endless views of the glorious gulf and the sugary white expanse of Henderson Beach State Park.

Best of all, this magnificent 2,547 square foot masterpiece of design at St. Thomas 301 is on the eastern side of this tower with panoramic views of this spectacular seascape from almost every room. A spacious wrap-around beach balcony takes full advantage of these premier views and has direct access from all three bedrooms

If you are searching for a powerhouse vacation rental investment property with a highly sought after locale in Destin, then you have just struck gold.  Destiny Beach Villa #1 has the most premier location in this part of the prestigious Destiny neighborhoods.

Destiny Beach Villas

It is nestled in between the shimmering sugary shoreline and Four Prong Lake. This setting provides views of the glistening Gulf and the sparkling serenity of the coastal dune lake. The Destiny Beach Villas feature a large community pool. Within no time, you can go from taking a pool plunge to floating around in the glowing Gulf.  Guests love it since this property is on our Ocean Reef Resorts rental program and grossed an average of $50,215 over the last two years. So far this year it is

Destin has received a number of superlatives over the years including high acclaim for our sugar white beautiful beaches, the glowing emerald toned gulf, and a coveted coastal lifestyle.

We just received one more claim to fame! A magnificent villa for sale at Destiny by the Sea has received the second largest numbers of interested viewers nationwide on the giant Realtor website. It is also the most expensive.

Most Viewed Home Realtor.com
Realtor.com keeps track of the number of viewers using its website and determines which properties are receiving the most views. The list includes ten homes and an historic property in Philadelphia built in 1703 priced at $1,200,000 has had the most viewing activity. It is located on “Elfreth’s Ally,” which is purported to be the oldest

This charming three bedroom beach bungalow is now available for new owners either as a wonderful family home, a lucrative vacation rental investment property or both! It is located at 4430 Clipper Cove in the highly sought after residential community of Crystal Beach Cottages of Destin. This prestigious enclave with its own beach access point features an Old Florida styled look complete with white picket fences, wraparound porches, and lovely tropical landscaping. The laid back atmosphere here is surprising since it is in the heart of everything Destin has to offer. The popular Destin Commons, Paradise Key Shopping Center and even the famous Silver Sands Premium Outlets in Miramar Beach are minutes away. Grocery stores, wine outlets, nationally known

97 Vista Bluffs Destiny WestThis luxurious lakefront home has a prominent location at 97 Vista Bluffs in Destiny West. The white stucco exteriors and thick concrete tile roofing give it a stately regal appearance. This exceedingly prestigious exclusively gated residential community straddles Scenic Highway 98 in Destin and features abundant amenities. This home is just two minutes away from the sugary shore. It encompasses 4,306 square feet and includes five bedrooms with full en suite baths and a half bath powder room. It is also currently on a lucrative vacation rental program (inquire for rental figures).

97 Vista Bluffs Living Room
When you enter this home, you are immediately impressed by its size which is accentuated by soaring twelve-foot ceilings and open-concept living areas. A square columned open

Ocean Reef Real Estate is pleased to announce a new listing for a stately spacious three bedroom vacation residence at Harbor Landing on coveted Holiday Isle in Destin.

Harbor Landing Destin

This exclusively gated residential resort has a prominent privileged location at 725 Gulf Shore Drive nestled between Destin’s harbor and directly across from the bright white shimmering crystalline shoreline. The lushly landscaped gated entrance is lavishly embellished with towering palms, clusters of palmettos and native tropical plants. This residence comes completely furnished and is ready to move into right after closing or be placed on a rental program for lucrative investment income. It was professionally decorated in upscale fashion with elegant, comfortable furnishings

Ocean Reef Resorts has had the privilege of providing fine distinctive privately owned vacation rentals in Destin since 1982. Generations of guests have happily stayed every year at one of our professionally managed properties along with kids and even grandkids. It has become a wonderful passed down family tradition. This is not a surprise since the shimmering white crystalline beaches and jeweled waters of the glowing gulf continually receive national accolades. Our guests have made this their BEACH “home away from home!”  

Who Visits Destin

Who Visits Destin
They are in good company. The average income of visiting families is $178,600. It is a convenient “drive to” destination for many since 82% take a car down to see us and 72% bring their kids since this is a