15 Best VRBO Destin Florida Locations You Will Love

We have visited Destin, Florida and the surrounding area multiple times, and have even stayed for months on a few of our visits. The beaches just keep pulling us back! Below we’d like to share our top VRBO Destin Florida choices based on the house, location, and setup.

VRBO Destin Florida

We can’t get enough of the soft white sand and bright blue waters, and the beach vibe of the city is absolutely amazing. Stay at one of these awesome properties and you’re sure to have a relaxing time. 

Discover a selection of swimming pools and private hot tubs that are great when traveling with friends, family or on your own! For either a holiday or a weekend vacation.

Quick Breakdown of Destin VRBO Rentals

This article contains a total of 15 lovely Destin VRBO rentals. While we do adore all of the options listed, there are some that stand out. Listings offer a large pool, house layout and great options for a stay in Destin and neighboring Miramar Beach.

We’d like to highlight the following located in Destin and neighboring Miramar Beach:

Best VRBO Rentals in Destin

Looking for VRBO house rentals located in Destin proper? No worries! There are a number of fantastic VRBO Destin properties just waiting to make you feel at home and enjoy our stay in Destin.

Find a unique house including swimming pools with these vacation rentals around Destin. Plus pets VRBO vacation homes in the area in case you want to bring your cat or dog with you.

Zula Dreams — A Laid-Back and Relaxed Stay

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If you are looking for an Airbnb where you can relax with your pets and kids, this is it! This two-level Emerald Coast home offers easy access to the beach, a private pool that can be heated, a smart TV, and high-speed Wi-Fi. Enjoy a memorable holiday with a vacation rental that is perfect for your trip!

  • Number of guests: 16
  • Price: starting at $341
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: 1 minute walk to the beach

Book Zula Dreams now!

Zula Life — Relaxed Airbnb with Amazing Backyard (Pool AND Hot Tub)

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A short 4-minute walk to the beach with an amazing backyard setup, this house can sleep 16 comfortably, with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. This is a great place to stay with family and friends and enjoy hanging out with the people that matter!

  • Number of guests: 16
  • Price: starting at $301
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: 4 minute walk to the beach

Book Zula Life now!

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Carpe Diem — Beautiful Home with Private Pool

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Located in Destin Pointe, this vacation rental has access to two community swimming pools, tennis courts, and a beach pavilion. Carpe Diem boasts large decks for outdoor entertainment or relaxing evenings sipping wine. The large pool has a heating option for an additional fee!

  • Number of guests: 11
  • Price: starting at $450
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: 3 minute walk to the beach

Book Carpe Diem now!

Private Pool

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A remodeled house with a pool and hot tub, this house is located close to the beach and Destin Commons. It has a nice outdoor eating area and a new state-of-the-art kitchen. 

  • Number of guests: 13
  • Price: starting at $271
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: 
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: right by the lake and a short walk to the beach

Book Private Pool now!

6-Bedroom with Private Pool

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With parking for up to 6 cars, invite all of your family and friends to stay at this beautiful vacation rental home! Enjoy a privacy fence surrounding a heated pool and beautiful patio space. And the location is wonderful – just cross the street for beach access!

  • Number of guests: 16
  • Price: starting at $483
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: beach access across the street

Book 6-Bedroom with Private Pool now!

The Front Row

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You will love the large gulf front deck that has ample seating for relaxing with coffee in the morning. Or enjoy the hot tub and a glass of wine after a long day on the beach! Unbelievable views! Immaculate house!

  • Number of guests: 16
  • Price: starting at $867
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: private beach access

Book The Front Row now!

Resort Pool with Cabana Bar, Game Room, Rooftop Deck

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This is one of the most luxurious picks on our list. With a gourmet kitchen, pool, hot tub, and swim-up bar, you’re sure to be comfortable in this 3-story vacation rental in Destin, FL!

  • Number of guests: 24
  • Price: starting at $1,025
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: 5 minute walk to the beach

Book Resort Pool with Cabana Bar now!

Peace of Mine

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This gorgeous rental is one of the best places to sit outside and enjoy the beauty Florida has to offer. And with two boat slips available for guests, bring your boat and enjoy the convenience of the nearby marina!

  • Number of guests: 8
  • Price: starting at $314
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: beach and marina

Book Peace of Mine now!

Zula Beach House

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Enjoy the large pool with optional heating (at additional fee) or take the short 4-minute walk down to the beach. Bring your family, friends, and pets as this beautiful property has 9 beds! The kids will have a blast outside on the playground or inside playing video games or ping pong!

  • Number of guests: 16
  • Price: starting at $323
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: short walk to the beach

Book the Zula Beach House now!

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Gulf Front Condo

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Enjoy all that Pelican Beach Resort has to offer! Beautiful gulf views, swimming pools, hot tubs, fitness centers, video game room, and more!

  • Number of guests: 6
  • Price: starting at $94
  • Location: Destin, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: close to beach, shopping, restaurants

Book the Gulf Front Condo now!

Check our out post on all the awesome things to do in Destin, Florida with kids and without! Plus all the great Destin Fishing Charters!

Best VRBO Rentals in Miramar Beach

Miramar beach is very near Destin and is an equally nice place to stay. For this reason, we’ve chosen to include a few properties in this area in addition to the ones in Destin proper, so you can choose the location that works best for you. These includes things that matter most including swimming pools, hot tubs, location, places for large families or even pets!

Zula Breeze

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Need ample space? Check out the 10 beds – accommodations for 18 people! – that Zula Breeze provides. With a huge swim spa and Smart TVs in every room, you’ll love staying here. And it’s only a short walk to a private beach access!

  • Number of guests: 18
  • Price: starting at $504
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: shopping, restaurants, the beach

Book Zula Breeze now!

Zula Cabana

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This cute and colorful home offers an outdoor fire pit area, Smart TVs in every room, and parking for 3-4 cars. It’s only a short 4-5 minute walk to the private beach access. Everything you need for a Miramar Beach vacation you’ll find at Zula Cabana!

  • Number of guests: 14
  • Price: starting at $245
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: Yes
  • Pool: No
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: the beach is just a short walk away

Book Zula Cabana now!

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Miramar Beach Villa

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Private boardwalk to the beach is right across the street! With three floors, you’ll have plenty of space to spread out whether with family or friends. And since there are a few balconies, private deck, and patio, you’ll have lots of outdoor space to enjoy the scenery of Miramar Beach!

  • Number of guests: 8
  • Price: starting at $132
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: beach is just a few steps away

Book the Miramar Beach Villa now!

Paradise Retreat

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Come enjoy your private saltwater pool! Can be heated for an additional fee! Complimentary beach umbrella and chairs are provided for guests. This is a great home-away-from-home vacation rental with 3 bedroom and 2 bathrooms.

  • Number of guests: 8
  • Price: starting at $443
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: the beach, shopping, restaurants

Book Paradise Retreat now!

Bella La Vita

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Bella La Vita is a luxury home with a Mediterranean vibe that is sure to impress. It’s located in a peaceful gated community and offers access to an absolutely beautiful beach. 

  • Number of guests: 11
  • Price: starting at $280
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: short walk to the beach

Book Bella La Vita now!

Frangista Beach House

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Located in the Frangista Beach community, this vacation rental is only 150 yards from private beach access. Take a swim in the private SALT pool or relax in the hot tub after a day at the beach! The downstairs even has a second kitchen, so this property is a great rental for two families traveling together!

  • Number of guests: 15
  • Price: starting at $350
  • Location: Miramar Beach, FL
  • Dog Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot Tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: short walk to the beach

Book the Frangista Beach House now!

There are 10,000 vacation rentals on the 2021 property listings offered in the area. VRBO offer a large selection of rentals, find a unique stay if you would like, a large home, family friendly, etc. We hope this list helped narrow down where you will want to stay!

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