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The Islander

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Reviewed 19 March 2013

I chose this place for a spring vacation away from the the Panama City crazy party. It was beyond what we expected! We stayed in room 601 and it was upgraded from the pictures on the website and MUCH nicer than we expected. The view was amazing, absolutely amazing and upgraded kitchen, upgraded master bath and brand new couches. Everything...

2Thank N R
Reviewed 11 March 2013 via mobile

This was our second visit to The Islander...room 503..CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN! This is how you run a resort RIGHT HERE! The staff are SO friendly and accommodating...opened the linen room just for me!! I tried to tip a girl that helped me twice and she REFUSED!! (Linen room and front gate) We will never stay anywhere else!!! So clean, beautiful...

5Thank llcooljunk
Arcanum, Ohio
Reviewed 27 February 2013

We have stayed here so many times, unit 718 is really beautiful totally updated with a lovely new master bath. For us this unit has the best view and is very quiet. We have been here through all seasons and each one offers something unique. The staff is amazing, Susan the GM is always friendly and cordial and very professional....

3Thank Jeanette T
Watkinsville, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We chose the Islander off the internet and we have been very pleased. We stayed in Unit 102 because we wanted walk out access to the beach. It was quite a bit further than "steps from the beach" but it was absolutely beautiful. Very well furnished and maintained. We had a couple of issues and Todd was extremely prompt and...

5Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 10 October 2012 via mobile

I found the listing for this condo online on a website for individuals to rent there personal condos. I instantly noticed how well this unit was priced in comparison with the other units (about $100 cheaper for the five days.) we booked without giving it a second thought. After the conversations with the individual renting the unit we were worried...

7Thank Cathlabtech
Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 September 2012

This is my family's first time to Destin so we were really unsure where to stay. After finding such an awesome deal on this condo, I came to teip advisor to read the reviews on this property and was ecstatic! Awesome location, great condo with lots of room for the kids, great view, friendly staff and not to mention Great...

3Thank crystalmd
Reviewed 17 July 2012

I selected The Islander for our summer vacation by the great reviews here on trip advisor. When I saw the pictures of unit 514, I knew this was the place for us. The unit is tastefully decorated with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and stained concrete floors. We loved sitting on the balcony watching the boats go by. The water...

5Thank frenchinar479
Prior Lake, MN
Reviewed 4 July 2012

We are staying in unit 702. Faces the water and the view is awesome. You can sit in the livingroom, dining room or stand in the kitchen and have a beautiful view of the water. It is a little hike to the beach but not bad at all. The beach is very nice. The beach guys do an amazing job...

2Thank freezincold
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 28 June 2012

We stayed in unit 604 at the Islander. It's one of the nicest decorated units in the complex. We stayed there because it's on an upper floor with a great view of the gulf. The islander staff is so helpful. We loved it there and will be returning.

4Thank Loaferbella
Reviewed 24 June 2012

We love Destin!! My husband and I were traveling on business and decided to shoot down to Destin for a few days....we had no reservation anywhere. We were calling different places and driving around looking...my husband spoke to Tim at The Islander and he said he would show us a room first before we committed. We ended up staying in...

4Thank llcooljunk

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Islander condos are 2 bdrm/2 bath and feature a private balcony and a fully equipped kitchen. Amenities include 2 pools, whirlpools, tennis courts, shuffleboard courts, and a gym. Please note you must book through the Islander Rental Company to get the VIP program including FREE beach service. The off site rental companies do not offer our VIP program. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Islander

Address: 502 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-5076
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Price Range: £154 - £320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Islander 3.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“101, 201, 202”
BentonF, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Could not see family on the beach from 3rd floor....would recommend a higher floor to see beach due to the distance from hotel.”
394cathyb, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Unit 308 is great!”
P104BWana, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Choose the east side. West side is a harbor view.”
D9859LIstevet, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“First floor, obviously not much of a view besides lawn and the houses/condos between facility and beach...but upper stories - really pretty.”
dank671, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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