A general overview of Holiday Isle real estate opportunities and area information
Holiday Isle in Destin, Florida is the geographical area referring to a three mile long peninsula or “sand-spit” bordering and protecting the Destin Harbor and its impressive fleet of boats. Boasting over a mile of gulf-front beach and offering the nautically sound a spot on the canal for their yacht, Holiday Isle is a popular destination for full-time residents and investors alike.
Highlights: Holiday Isle is quieter than the rest of Destin, offering quieter beaches and less traffic than most of Destin. Mixed with condos and single family homes, Holiday Isle offers large gulf-front vacation rentals for discerning investors, canal front homes with deep-water access, and condos in Sandpiper Cove for the everyday family wanting the summer-home at the beach.
Gulf-front homes: Located in 2 distinct areas, gulf-front living on holiday isle is exclusive with less than 30 opportunities to own or build. Open and easy to access, the gulf-front homes on South Shore Drive offer ease of access, and relatively empty beaches. More private, the Destin Pointe Community offers an exclusive, gated community stretching out to the east jetty, offering un-interrupted water views and access to the beaches on the gulf side and pass. Gulf front homes on Holiday Isle range from 1.5 to 5 million. Request more info about gulf-front homes in Destin.
Harbor & Canal homes: A goldmine for anglers and boaters, Holiday Isle in Destin offers the ocean-going home buyer the opportunity of a lifetime with direct access to the waters of “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”. Offering deep water access for sizable yachts, ample docking space, and stunning views, homes located along the canals in the Destin harbor are usually very quiet, yet just a short water-taxi ride away from the excitement of the Destin Harborwalk attractions, nightlife, and shopping and a short stroll to the relatively secluded beaches of Holiday Isle. Homes along the harbor start around $500,000 for the smaller homes with limited views, up to several million for the largest homes (up to 12,500 square feet) an offer the added capability of vacation renting income possibilities. Request more info about Harbor & Canal Homes in Destin.
Sandpiper Cove: Worthy of its own category, the condos in Sandpiper Cove offer a gated community, private beaches, and a slew of amenities. On the harbor side, Sandpiper Cove offers a number of condos deep-water access, a private lagoon, a 9-hole par-3 golf course, six tennis courts, five pools and three hot tubs. If that wasn’t enough, Sandpiper Cove extends across South Shore Drive with a number of condos lining the beach and features 1,100 feet of private beach and a private pavilion for owners and guests. Condos in Sandpiper Cove are some of the most affordable in the city of Destin and make for great income producing investments. 1, 2, and 3 bedroom condos are available. Request more information about Sandpiper Cove.
Condos on Holiday Isle: Secluded from the noise and distraction that traffic can bring, the condos along Holiday Isle were built in past decades, but offer a sense of timelessness and “island feel”. Nearly surrounded by water and offering rare east pass water frontage, owners and guests can enjoy watching beautiful sunsets over the bay and Okaloosa Island, watch the fishing fleet and pirate ships sail out and return to harbor. On Thursday Summer nights, Many of the condo units on Holiday Isle will have front row seats to Harborwalk Village’s spectacular firework show. Other non-gulf front Condos along Holiday Isle also offer owners and guests boat access/capability on the Destin Harbor. Request more info.
If you are interested in experiencing many of the things that Destin has to offer, Holiday Isle is a great option. If you stay here, be sure to either rent a pontoon boat or utilize Destin’s famous “Destin water-taxi” to explore the attractions of Harborwalk Village, fabulous waterfront eating spots along the harbor, and Crab Island – Destin’s very own sunken-island, entertainment spot.
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