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.

Found 21 blog entries about Holiday Isle.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Destin's Emerald Coast has been a dazzling destination for many years. Visitors have come to experience the sugary shore, jewel toned gulf, championship golf courses, world-class fishing, fine restaurants, friendly beach bars, awesome shopping venues, seasonal festivals, abundant amusements and outdoor concerts.  Our vacation rental division, Ocean Reef Resorts has been managing distinctive private vacation rental properties here since 1982. The popularity of this paradise has attracted people from all over the southeast and many have made this their “beach home away from home”. Picturesque coastal villages and fabulous resorts have become established in a startlingly short period of time.  The large portion of the growth here has been spurred by people

Can you believe one of the questions we get asked most often?  “Is Destin a good place to live?” Well the answer is no - it’s a great place to live!

Is Destin a good place to live?

Destin comes complete with beautiful beaches, fabulous fishing, great golfing, outstanding shopping venues, world class dining and an abundance of water sports. Ocean Reef is proud to be situated in this perfect paradise providing real estate consultations and information to buyers who are seeking fine distinctive homes as well as luxurious condominiums. In recent years the rest of the nation have discovered these sugar white shores, and not just for vacations, but for year round living. The thriving fishing enterprises became a founding catalyst for this area of Northwest Florida back in the mid 1800s

We have good news and we have bad news. The bad news is that sustained demand for real estate has fueled tightening inventories, which are raising prices for real estate along Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast. The good news is that there are still a few value deals available and interest rates remain near historic lows! Now is definitely the time to buy that beach “home away from home” at a good lending rate especially if you find a decent value. Value is ultimately determined by location. We’ve located three great condominiums available on sought after Holiday Isle in Destin offered at a good price. This prestigious peninsula has an awesome location that is “off shore” but near the heart of Destin. All the nightlife, restaurants, lively bars, seasonal

Destin has many "dream homes" for sale and some of them have a waterfront boat dock. However only a precious few have the “Wow” factor that this masterpiece provides, not only due to its awesome location and multiple docks but also the incredible interior design. Located at 623 Lagoon Drive, this “one of a kind” premier architectural creation combines brilliant design with the very highest form of talented craftsmanship. The coveted Holiday Isle location provides 100 feet of protected waterfront overlooking Destin’s Harbor with FOUR deepwater docks, two of which can berth large yachts.

623 Lagoon Drive Destin

This remarkable 7,500 square foot home has six bedrooms and seven baths with room to entertain plenty of guests. Walls of floor to ceiling windows on three floors