WELCOME TO COTTAGES NEAR THE SEA
Cottages Near the Sea is located in the heart of Destin, Florida, just steps to the Gulf of Mexico. Stroll down to the sugar white sand beach, take a dip in the emerald green water, come home to relax on your porch and feel the beach breeze. Pastel cottages with white picket fences and brick sidewalks will make you feel as though you stepped back in time. We are convenient to shopping, dining, world class golf courses, and a marina. Enjoy your vacation with family and friends at our Cottages Near the Sea.
OUR VACATION COTTAGE COLLECTION
We have a fabulous selection of homes to choose from that is certain to suit your unique vacation needs. Whether you need a big home for a big family get together or a small condo for a quick weekend, we’ve got you covered. If you can’t find what you are looking for below, give us a call at (850) 502-7851.
Silver Beach Retreat
4 br / 4.5 ba ~ sleeps 16
Welcome to Silver Beach Retreat, a gorgeous four bedroom, four 1/2 bath Destin gulf front property! Directly located on the world famous white sand beaches and emerald green waters of Destin, Florida. Walk out the back door and you are on the private beach shared by only five townhouse units. Four month extensive remodel just completed in September 2018.
Peace O’ Mind
5 br / 5 ba ~ sleeps 20 ~ gulf front
Welcome to “Peace O Mind”! This five-bedroom, five bathroom Gulf front home in Destin is perfect for large groups and families that want to stay together, but still have their own space. The location does not get any better than this. Located directly on the world famous white sand beaches and emerald green waters of Destin, Florida.
Sunshine at Destin Pointe
4 brm / 3 bath ~ sleeps 14 ~ private pool
“Sunshine at Destin Pointe” (previously Casa de la Hunt) is a four bedroom, three bathroom custom built home located in the exclusive, gated Destin Pointe community. The new owners just completed (June 2018) a major renovation of the home.
The Pink House
7 br / 3 ba ~ sleeps 16 ~ short walk to beach
“The Pink House” is the perfect family Grayton Beach home. This 7 bedroom 3 bath 3000 square foot home is located just a short walk to the beach and just steps to world famous Red Bar. The location is set on a secluded street on beautiful Western Lake with a grove of old oak trees on a gorgeous half acre lot. You have the best of both worlds with this home.
6 br / 4 ba ~ sleeps 12 ~ wifi ~ tv in all rooms
Welcome to “Palm Place”, a beautiful and spacious coastal chic DESTIN beach home located directly across from the community pool and just steps to the beach! “Palm Place” is located in the family friendly Crystal Shores neighborhood of Destin.
Let the Good Tides Roll
4 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 10 ~ gulf views
Everything is brand new, freshly painted, immaculate! PRIVATE BEACH SHARED BY FOUR UNITS JUST STEPS AWAY! Complimentary beach service, two chairs and umbrella, provided March through October.
Bella del Sol
3 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 8 ~ wifi ~ community pool
Welcome to “Bella del Sol”, your new Destin Florida Beach home away from home! This gorgeous and immaculate three bedroom, two bath 1770 SF condominium was professionally decorated and remodeled in 2017 in charming coastal cottage chic style.
3 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 6 ~ wifi
Welcome to “Best Nest”‘… an immaculately maintained three bedroom beach cottage less than one block to our gorgeous white sand beaches! This adorable cottage located steps to the community pool is nestled in the popular Crystal Beach Community in Destin, Florida. A wonderful family neighborhood perfect for a relaxing vacation wit family & friends!
6 br / 5 ba ~ sleeps 14 ~ private pool ~ gulf views
‘Crystal Beachin’ is a spacious 3000 sf six bedroom, five bath home (sleeps 14) located in Crystal Shores, Crystal Beach, Destin. Enjoy the private pool and spacious deck or the community pool, just a half block away. ‘Crystal Beachin” is located directly across the street from the beach, facing scenic 98, with beautiful Gulf & beach views.
Crystal Beach #4
5 br / 4 ba ~ sleeps 12 ~ internet available
Luxury beachfront four bedroom & four bath townhouse with three Gulf View balconies and sun deck. The private beach & complex pool is shared by only eight townhomes!
Once Upon a Tide
3 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 10 ~ private pool!
Enjoy your story book vacation at the beautiful, clean, and spacious, “Once Upon a Tide”…steps to our gorgeous white sand beaches and emerald green Gulf of Mexico waters!
Island in the Sun
4 br / 3 ba ~ sleeps 12 ~ Internet available ~ community pool
Welcome to ‘Island in the Sun’…steps to our gorgeous white beaches! Deck with gorgeous 360 degree Gulf and Sunset View! This location cannot be beat! Walk out your back door and you are steps to beach access with public restrooms, picnic tables, and showers.
Our Summer House
3 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 8 ~ wifi ~ community pool
Enjoy this cute 3 bedroom 2 bath split floor plan Beach Cottage nestled on the quiet street of Clipper Cove known for its charming pastel painted homes with sidewalks lined with white picket fences.
7 br / 6 ba ~ sleeps 23 ~ wifi ~ private pool
‘Luna Mermaid Cottage and Guest House’ is your dream beach house! This beautifully furnished seven bedroom, six bathroom beach cottage and separate guest house is located in the highly sought after Crystal Beach community.
6 br / 4 ba ~ sleeps 14 ~ wifi ~ private pool
Azzurra is a dream come true! Spacious six bedroom , four bathroom cottage located in Crystal Shores…the heart of Crystal Beach. The brick sidewalks and white picket fences will capture you. Just a few steps and you are walking in white sand and crystal clear waters of the the Gulf of Mexico.
4 br / 3 ba ~ private pool ~ wifi
Mario Cottage is a beautiful and spacious four bedroom/ 3 bath home located in the Crystal Beach neighborhood of Destin on Luke Avenue, just a couple blocks (a short walk) from beach access. Enjoy the private sand volleyball court located right in your front yard!
La Dolce Vita
3 br / 3 ba ~ sleeps 8 ~ wifi
Welcome to “La Dolce Vita…” “The Sweet Life!” Just one block to our gorgeous white beaches! This beautiful new home with community pool is nestled in the popular Crystal Beach Community in Destin, Florida.
Best of Times
3 br / 2 ba ~ sleeps 6 ~ pet friendly ~ wifi
The Best of Times is furnished for you to enjoy!! From the collection of orginal art works that adorn the walls to my personal photographs from my travels to Africa, Europe, South America, and beach photography I have done right here on the Gulf.
Kids and Grands
4 br / 4 ba ~ sleeps 14 ~ wifi
Welcome to ‘Kids and Grands’! Just one block to our gorgeous white beaches! This beautiful 2525 square foot, four bedroom home with community pool is nestled in the popular Crystal Beach Community, Clipper Cove, in Destin, Florida. A great place for a wonderful vacation with family and friends.
Cottages Near the Sea is a local family run business dedicated to providing first class, personalized customer service for guests and home owners. We are a boutique cottage rental agency servicing Destin and Santa Rosa Beach. We live here full time in the midst of our cottages, giving us the opportunity to provide hands on service that is unparalleled. We are happy to assist you with property management, rentals, or real estate sales. JoJo is a licensed real estate broker with over 25 years of experience and Linsey is a licensed real estate agent with over 10 years experience in property management.