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Stairway to Hammock Heaven

4 Bedrooms

3 Bathrooms

12 Guests

4.9

Beautiful Home! Private Pool! Features Four Hammocks On Upper Deck with Gulf Views!!


Highlights

Gulf Access
Private Pool
Pool Can be Heated with Fee
Community Pool
0.2 Miles to the Beach

Rooms & Bedding

Bedroom 3 - Second Floor | 2 Bunk
Primary Bedroom - Second Floor | King
Primary Bathroom - Second Floor
Bathroom 2 - Second Floor
Bathroom 3 - First Floor
Bedroom 2 - Second Floor | Queen
Bedroom 4 - First Floor | Queen
Living Room - First Floor | Twin
Living Room - First Floor | Trundle

About the property

Stairway to Hammock Heaven Professionally Managed by Newman-Dailey

The welcoming yard of this Destin vacation rental dotted with blooming buds, white benches and hedged by a picket fence all seem to want you to hang out and stay awhile. True to southern tradition, Stairway to Hammock Heaven boasts not only a cheerful front porch with chairs but many other cozy porches and balconies ideal for sipping tea and catching up on old times. In fact, the crowning glory of this spacious home is the crow’s nest balcony perched at the very top- four hammock chairs sway in the wind and offer beautiful glimpses of all of Destin and the Emerald Coast beyond.
All of this and we haven’t even mentioned the sundrenched pool deck or the gorgeous interior yet! It’s impossible not to fall in love with the beach meets chic decor where perfectly placed furnishings and accents gleam with nautical inspiration.
Plus, outstanding features like stone countertops in the large kitchen home to a breakfast nook overlooking the pool, easy to clean tile and hardwood floors, a full laundry room and a separate ice maker will all ensure that guests are comfortable, clean and well cared for.
Each bedroom in Stairway to Hammock Heaven seems to have an invigorating effect with colorful bedding and eye catching art, sure to put a hop in your step as you walk to the beach! Moreover, the Primary suite has the added luxury of an oversized bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath.
While it’s indisputably lovely to stay at Stairway to Hammock Heaven, it’s equally as nice to explore its surroundings! The beach is within walking distance and the Destin Commons, golf courses and grocery stores are a minute away in the car.

The pool has a Spill-Over Spa. This is not a Hot Tub and cannot be heated independent of the pool. Pool may be heated for an additional fee upon request in season.
Bed Sizes and Layout:
First Floor:
Second Bedroom – Queen
Extra Bedding – Daybed with trundle
Second Floor:
Primary Bedroom –King
Third Bedroom – Queen
Fourth Bedroom – 2 sets of Bunks

Per HOA rules: Vehicles cannot be parked on the street overnight, cannot be parked across the sidewalk, cannot be parked in the right of way grass area between the sidewalk and street or parked on vacant lots. Extra vehicles must be parked outside of Crystal Shores neighborhood property. No RV’s Trucks with commercial lettering, Buses, Trailers, Boats or Jet Skis can be parked at Crystal Shores. This home provides parking for 3 average size vehicles or 2 vehicles & a golf cart. These neighborhood rules are strictly enforced, subject to $100 fine if not compliant


We do not rent to anyone under 25 or to students.

Guests receive a welcome kit with small dishwasher detergent, dish soap, sponge, a roll of paper towels, and laundry detergent. There will be an initial trash liner in each receptacle and a set of toilet paper and soaps for each bathroom provided. Guests will need to replenish supplies for longer stays.

This pool can be heated between October- April for a fee of $50 per day upon request to our office. There is an additional charge for heating requests within 48 hours of check-in.


Features & Amenities

Need to Know

  • Complex: Crystal Shores
  • Direct Property Check-In
  • Dryer
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Heating
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Linens
  • Living Room
  • Lodging Type: House
  • Luxury Rental
  • No Smoking
  • Square Feet: 2200
  • Washer

Entertainment

  • Cable
  • Living Room TV
  • Primary Bedroom TV

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Standard Coffee Maker
  • Stove

Beach

  • 0.2 Miles to the Beach
  • Beach Chairs and Umbrella Service Can be Rented for a Fee
  • Shore at Crystal Beach Park

Outdoor

  • Fenced Backyard
  • Gas Grill

Parking

  • 3 Parking Spaces
  • Driveway Parking
  • Property rules: No RV's, U-Hauls or Trailers allowed

Accessibility

  • Walk-In Shower

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  4.9 (based on 94 reviews)

thanksgiving week

5.0

We had a wonderful stay at Stairway to Hammock Heaven! The house was clean, well supplied with everything we needed for our week’s stay. Walking distance to the beach no need for golf cart. Heated pool was a bonus for those cooler days. We had a couple minor issues that could not be helped, the Newman-Daily team was quick to respond and the maintenance team was very pleasant. Can’t say enough about this home!

Submitted on Nov 28, 2023 through destinvacation.com

last summer vacation

Yael V

5.0

We stayed at this property back in 2018 with my husband's family, and we loved it so much that we returned with my family. Everything was perfect! We had one problem, which was not being able to use the breakfast nook area. The table was detached from the base, so it was extremely unstable. Other than that, I am sure we will be back :)

Submitted on Sep 21, 2023 through VRBO


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We have since secured the top of this table. Thank you for letting us know so we could get this resolved for our future guests, including yourself!

clean and close to beach.

Lilia B

5.0

The house was very clean.

Submitted on Jun 18, 2023 through Vrbo

great home!

James M

5.0

Great experience

Submitted on Feb 10, 2023 through HomeAway

destin christmas

Wendy T

5.0

The house is gorgeous, has everything we could possibly need. I specifically look for a heated pool because we stay in December. The kitchen has everything you need. Plenty of space for sleeping and just hanging out. The only things I wish the house had would be a bathroom outside of going through the bedrooms and a tub with jets. I wish the weather would have been better, we probably would have used the grill and the hammocks more. There is deck space everywhere and from every bedroom. To me, that was amazing. I would definitely suggest this house to friends/family and I’d love to stay again.

Submitted on Dec 28, 2022 through VRBO

perfect vacation home

Elba L.

5.0

My family and I came down for the Thanksgiving holiday and we had an incredible stay. We usually go to Rosemary beach and were a bit hesitant. The house is exactly as listed and it’s very well taken care of. It was clean and had everything you could possibly need (especially in the kitchen). It’s only a 3-5 min walk from the beach and the neighborhood is quite nice. 10/10 would recommend and would stay here again.

Submitted on Dec 8, 2022

great property!

Quintin E

5.0

Family of 8 had a great stay!

Submitted on Jul 17, 2022 through VRBO

awesome

Pamela C

5.0

Amazing location beautiful view

Submitted on Mar 30, 2022 through VRBO

fantastic

Moore Fam

5.0

Thank you so much for letting us stay at the Stairway to Hammock Heaven! The location of the house was great & the walk to the beach short. The pool was absolutely great, and the house was perfect. Thank you for making Spring Break for our family of 5 so amazingly fantastic!

Submitted on Mar 12, 2022

thank you

White

5.0

Thank you all for making your home available for our New Year's vacation. We truly enjoyed the features being able to heat the pool and a short walk to the beach. So much fun!

Submitted on Jan 3, 2022

hammocks- thanksgiving

Greg A

5.0

Overall our group really enjoyed the house, location, and general area. The neighborhood was great, the house was clean and well maintained, the rooftop hammock chairs got plenty of use! We the pool was smaller in reality than expected and the driveway is tight for a full size pickup truck and minivan, though the description says provides parking for 3 average sized vehicles or 2 average sized vehicles and a golf cart. A first floor 1/2 bath or common bathroom would've been nice too, all said none of these things took away from our enjoyment of the property. Short walk to Crystal Beach, tons to do locally and overall a great vacation!

Submitted on Nov 30, 2021 through VRBO

loved it!

Miranov

5.0

From WV and this was our first time in Destin! We couldn't have picked a better beach or house to stay at! We have loved every second we have been here and are already planning to come back next and stay in the house again!

Submitted on Sep 18, 2021

perfect vacation home for family

Ashley N

5.0

The stay was amazing! Short Walk to the beach. Clean home. Perfect house for our family.

Submitted on Jul 25, 2021 through VRBO

great location

Andrew H

5.0

Very close to Crystal Beach and lots of restaurants. The house was comfortable for our party of 11. The pool was a little small for us, but the beach is about a block away and there is also community pool access. Altogether a good place to stay.

Submitted on Jul 3, 2021 through VRBO

home away from home

Meredith T

5.0

Property as described! Beautiful home, comfortable layout and perfect location. Would definitely stay again.

Submitted on May 15, 2021 through VRBO

lovely home!

torres

5.0

Our family could not have had a more enjoyable or comfortable stay. Thank you for sharing our lovely home with us. I can't describe the peace we have felt here. Our walks to the beach were very memorable. Can't wait to come back and experience it again.

Submitted on Apr 10, 2021

excellent property close to beach quiet neighborhood

Billy W

5.0

I would definitely rent this property again

Submitted on Dec 1, 2020 through VRBO

absolutely awesome

Michael M.

5.0

By far the best house- HANDS DOWN. Closeness to the beach made each day better than the last. The house was spotless and very efficient. Gorgeous kitchen/dining area, large family room and poolside was the icing on the cake. The hammocks and the view from above added to the relaxing atmosphere. The ice machine in the laundry room is a great idea. Our only issue was the lack of a separate bathroom on the first floor. Going through a bedroom at various times to use that bathroom was not a hassle, but was inconvenient at times. This is by far the place to be!

Submitted on Jul 25, 2020 through VRBO

perfect

Brad S

5.0

What a perfect house and perfect location. Rooftop hammock is amazing!

Submitted on Mar 31, 2020 through VRBO

hammock heaven

Mike

5.0

This I s a wonderful house in a great neighborhood. We all enjoyed our stay so much. The house is decorated so nicely and well equipped for anything you need. We all felt like we were at home except we had the beach close by. Great Vacation. Thanks.

Submitted on Dec 7, 2019

great house close to the beach

Cathy B

5.0

This was our second stay in this neighborhood. Great location, short walk to the beach. Great community pool. Stairway to Hammock heaven fit us perfectly - 4 adults and 6 kids. Looks bigger in the pictures, though. The only improvement might be a bathroom on the main level that you don’t have to go through a bedroom to get to. Well stocked kitchen, everything worked great and we were able to check in early in our first day. Kids didn’t want to leave!

Submitted on Oct 20, 2019 through VRBO


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you for your recent review of Stairway to Hammock Heaven. We appreciate the 5-star review and the wonderful comments. We have forwarded your suggestion to the property manager so they may discuss with the owner. We are glad we were able to get you in early and look forward to your return.

great family experience

Charmaine P

5.0

This property worked out extremely well for our family vacation. There was plenty of room for when we were all together and then balconies attached to each bedroom in case you wanted to get away for alone time. This beach house is furnished with everything you need in the kitchen if you plan to do any cooking and/or baking. Its a very short walking distance to the beach. The only negative was the lawn service. It seems they are out at one of the surrounding houses every day and quite noisy. The backyard pool we used everyday and made it so convenient to cool off after the beach. I would definitely recommend this property for your Destin vacation and hope that we will be able to return soon.

Submitted on Sep 30, 2019 through VRBO

1000 stars!

Meredith

5.0

We just came back from a week in Destin. Stairway to Hammock Heaven exceeded our expectations and then some. We had 8 people in in our group and the house fit us perfectly! We all had ample space and room to breathe. The home was decorated perfectly and the house was literally in the middle of everything! We will be back and definitely booking this spot again! Thank you!

Submitted on Aug 3, 2019

stairway to beach haven

James

5.0

We recently stayed at Stairway to Hammock Heaven. We absolutely loved this house. We had 9 people in our party and everyone had a comfortable bed to sleep in; great kitchen stocked with everything you would ever need; great outdoor area with pool and grill. Perfect house for our group; and a short walk to a beautiful beach area. Highly recommend this house for the ultimate beach vacation. Sandy Henderson, KY

Submitted on Jun 25, 2019

great family reunion

Charlie And Tap

5.0

Our family has rented Stairway to Hammock Heaven for several years now. The home is well maintained and the kitchen is its best feature. We all gather in the evenings for a family dinner and the space for serving and sitting is outstanding. The children love the pool and often swim in the evenings while the adults visit and unwind. The neighborhood also has a community pool that has a section that is shady which the grandparents love after being in the hot sun at the beach. The Newman Dailey staff is very efficient as well as friendly and go out of their way to make certain our stay is always hassle free. So many memories in this home and we look forward to making more next year.

Submitted on Jun 4, 2019

wonderful!

5.0

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us! We enjoyed our stay immensely. My husband and his 2 brothers & California cousin spent a wonderful time bonding & reconnecting. Your home is so beautiful and a definite treasure to spend time in. Thank you again and we look forward to visiting Destin again.

Submitted on Aug 4, 2018

felt like home

5.0

First things first, we loved this home! My wife loved your kitchen. Even though she brought half of her own, she loved your fully stocked kitchen. Our daughter and son enjoyed your pool. But, we all had great fun as well. Each of us had a special moment in Hammock Heaven, either alone or together. Many thanks to you for opening your home, as it felt we were already home.

Submitted on Jul 28, 2018


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you for leaving your review. We are so happy to hear everyone enjoyed their time at Stairway to Hammock Heaven. We hope you will be our guests again and again.

beautiful home!

5.0

What a beautiful home! Thank you for giving other families the opportunity to enjoy this little piece of paradise. We had a family reunion here for the week with visitors from Michigan and Colorado. The top view is breath taking and the kids loved the pool. Thank you!

Submitted on Jul 21, 2018


Newman-Dailey Response:

So glad you enjoyed your family reunion at Stairway to Hammock Heaven. We are so happy you all were our guests!

we loved everything!

5.0

This is a gorgeous home and we couldn't be happier to have found it to spend our vacation in. We had 4 adults and 5 kids - plenty of space and things to do for everyone. We are so glad we found the beaches of Destin it is now our new favorite place to be. And this house is part of our new "love". We loved everything about it - decor, pool, the hammock heaven is fantastic. The balconies/porches where many talks were had and books read. And the kitchen has everything! Thank you for creating such a gorgeous setting for our Summer 2018 memories.

Submitted on Jul 14, 2018

stairway to hammock heaven

George GA

4.0

The house was beautiful. Plenty of room for everyone. We had 11 people, including 5 grandchildren ages 15 to 6 mos. All of them absolutely loved the pool. We did a lot of cooking “in” and the kitchen was great for that. The only negative we had was that the pots and pans were not very clean when they were put away and most of the cookie sheets were very rusty. Also, when we came back from the beach, we could not get the outside shower to work. Overall, a great time was had by all. We will definitely be back!

Submitted on Jul 3, 2018

it was a wonderful stay

Amanda TX

4.0

This a great home and we had a wonderful stay. We loved all the different balconies and sitting outside on the porch with the pool in the evenings. It is a very short walk to the beach and even shorter walk to the community pool. The only drawbacks were that there wasn't a community bathroom on the bottom floor. We had to go into one of the other people we were staying with rooms to use the downstairs restroom or go upstairs. That was a little inconvenient and the pool was smaller than expected. Other than that, it was wonderful!!

Submitted on Jul 31, 2017

awesome time

Stacey Rodkey

5.0

Awesome Time

Submitted on Jul 8, 2017

wonderful

Mary Ann MO

5.0

What a fabulous home. Very clean head everything a person could need or want in the kitchen.We really enjoyed our time in Destin. Thanks for the champagne to help celebrate our twin in daughters 30th birthday.

Submitted on May 30, 2017

what a wonderful home.

Mary Ann Friet

5.0

What a wonderful home. Our much needed family vacation was a success. Thanks so much for the champagne to celebrate our twin daughters' 30 birthday.

Submitted on May 27, 2017

wonderful

5.0

After a long rainy car drive the Stairway to Hammock Heaven was a perfect welcoming! We had such a wonderful time in Destin, and thanks to your wonderful/incredible home it made it that much better! The beach wagon was AWESOME and saved us A LOT of trips :) Everything we needed was right at our finger tips to the pack n play to the wine opener!! Thanks again for making our family vacation one to remember!!

Submitted on May 27, 2017


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thanks for sharing your experience with us! We love hearing that you enjoyed it and made great family memories!

awesome trip

5.0

We loved every minute of our stay in your incredible HOME! The decor was so beachy, yet homey. The kitchen had every single thing we needed for some amazing meals shared in. The beach wagon and sand toys were used every single day >THANK YOU for providing those for our use. There was plenty of room for our 3 kids and all 4 of us adults to relax and swim and just hangout. Absolutely awesome trip!

Submitted on May 20, 2017

simply the best

5.0

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful house with us. We are fortunate to say that this was our third time here at S. H. H., and it was the best. We had beautiful weather, fun times with family and a great place to experience Destin! We hope to stay again sometime in the future. Thank you!!

Submitted on Apr 1, 2017


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are fortunate to have you as repeat guests. We are so happy to hear you had the best experience and we hope next time is even better. Thanks again!

the perfect spot

5.0

Thank you for sharing your absolutely gorgeous space with us! We had a great time in the company of friends and family. Your home was the perfect spot to gather. Hope to return!

Submitted on Mar 18, 2017


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you for reviewing your stay with us. We are so glad you enjoyed it. We look forward to having you all as our guests again.

wonderful

William VA

5.0

As usual (2nd year) the stay was wonderful. Hammock Heaven is a great home in a great location. The only problem was the outside trash must have not been put out the previous Friday as the can was full. Also, the can was split open in several places and I called on Monday to get it replaced but it never was. Otherwise 5 stars.

Submitted on Jun 25, 2016


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you so much for posting your review. We are sorry for the problems you had with the trash and trash receptacle upon arrival. Unfortunately the previous guest must have forgotten to put trash out on Friday for pick up by Waste Management. Thankfully we do have a system in place for trash pick up on the weekends so we can ensure our new arriving guests do not have to deal with the previous guests trash. We have a vendor who removes trash at all rental homes on Saturdays and/or Sundays, we do this as courtesy for our guests every weekend. We did confirm with Waste Management a new receptacle is on order however it can take 7-14 business days for the replacement receptacle to be delivered. We are grateful despite the initial trash issue, you were able to enjoy your vacation and still rate your stay and this home 5 stars. We look forward to your next stay with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties.

family perfect

Charlie And Tap FL

5.0

Our third year to stay at Stairway To Hammock Heaven for our family vacation. Great location and best stocked kitchen ever. Children loved the pool. Adults loved the eating spaces and the quiet low traffic neighborhood. We will absolutely reserve again. Parking not adequate but we already knew this.

Submitted on Jun 7, 2016

heaven in "stairway to hammock heaven"

Sharon NA

5.0

We had an absolutely fabulous Christmas week in this beautiful home. The kitchen is perfect for entertaining and very well equipped. It is open, beautifully appointed and still very comfortable. We relaxed by the pool in the morning and walked the beach in the afternoons. Our weather did not cooperate but we loved our accommodations so much it did not matter. Thank you for sharing this home with our family. It made Christmas even merrier.

Submitted on Jan 20, 2016

loved our time at stairway to hammock heaven

guest

5.0

We absolutely loved our time in Destin and at Stairway to Hammock Heaven. The location was perfect for us and the house was spectacular in every way. Beautifully decorated, perfectly appointed and room enough for everyone to feel at home and comfortable. The weather did not cooperate but we were so happy with the house it did not matter. We swam, ran, biked, and cooked in the beautiful kitchen! We will definitely return!

Submitted on Jan 13, 2016

awesome thanksgiving at the beach

guest

5.0

Our two families really enjoyed this beautiful house and pool with all the extras! The grand kids used the pool three times a day! Plus the location is just a short walk to the beach. The house is very family friendly. It was a great getaway since Iowa had 14 inches of snow the day we left. We celebrated our daughters birthday on Thanksgiving Day. We hope to come back sometime soon!

Submitted on Dec 5, 2015

the week just flew by!

guest

5.0

The week just flew by. Great friends, great weather, and fun beach time! A couple big storms blew through, but that just added to the excitement of the week. We saw a sea turtle at the pier, a hammerhead shark there also. Some dolphins befriended us the day we rented a boat and went to crab island. We loved hanging out in the hammocks! It was a perfect spot for watching fireworks. We were treated to 4 sky writing planes on Friday evening....what a sight! We enjoyed meals in and out....Pompano Joe's is what we always do on our first or second night. This year we tried a new place...Mimmos. It's Italian and very good! Stairway to Hammock Heaven is great and it always serves us well....It's an awesome place to stay!

Submitted on Jul 9, 2015

perfect house for our extended family vacation!

guest

5.0

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Stairway to Hammock Heaven! The large kitchen area was the perfect place for our extended family ranging in age from 13 to 73! The home was well stocked with everything we needed and the weather even cooperated giving us a perfect beach week! We will definitely come again!

Submitted on Jul 1, 2015

2015 family vacation

5.0

Stairway to Hammock Heaven was a wonderful place for our family of 9 to stay. There was plenty of room for 6 adults and 3 children 5 and under. The house was wonderfully decorated and up to date. The pool in the backyard was very much appreciated by the children as well as the adults after returning from the short walk to the beach. We hope to return again & again!!!

Submitted on Jun 9, 2015

wonderful week at stairway to hammock heaven

guest

5.0

We had a wonderful week! This was such a welcoming home for us to enjoy and relax in. What a great getaway this has been!

Submitted on Jun 6, 2015

family reunion

5.0

Our second year to stay at the Stairway To Hammock Heaven home. The location is Kid friendly. The kitchen is fantastic for family dinners. Extremely well stocked. The younger children loved the pool. And the wagon in the garage was perfect for trips to the beach. Newman Dailey personnel were all very helpful as well as personable. We have already reserved for 2016!!

Submitted on Jun 2, 2015

best vay-cay ever!

guest

5.0

This is a beautiful home. This vacation was the best I've ever been on. Had so much fun, and by the way the showers in this house are awesome!

Submitted on May 27, 2015

love, love, love this house!

guest

5.0

“Awesome Location ,Loved Kitchen and Master Bath.” 5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015 NEW Loved this house , we cooked in all week kitchen was well organized with everything you need. Also loved the spacious laundry room, and beautiful master bath. This house is so well decorated...the moment you walk in you feel at home!! The owners thought of everything , oversized wagon to carry all your beach chairs .My granddaughters love to use the hammocks at night. This a great family property in a quiet neighborhood ,and close to beach and shopping. Can't wait to come back! This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Submitted on Apr 3, 2015

awesome location ,loved kitchen and master bath.

Carol L

5.0

Loved this house , we cooked in all week kitchen was well organized with everything you need. Also loved the spacious laundry room, and beautiful master bath. This house is so well decorated...the moment you walk in you feel at home!! The owners thought of everything , oversized wagon to carry all your beach chairs .My granddaughters love to use the hammocks at night. This a great family property in a quiet neighborhood ,and close to beach and shopping. Can't wait to come back!

Submitted on Mar 29, 2015

better than we expected!

guest

5.0

Fantastic place to stay. Newman-Dailey staff super helpful and accommodating. All of our family had a great time in Destin and Stairway to Hammock Heaven was the icing on the cake. This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Submitted on Feb 11, 2015

better than we could have hoped for.

Walt W

5.0

Fantastic place to stay. Newman-Dailey staff super helpful and accommodating. All of our family had a great time in Destin and Stairway to Hammock Heaven was the icing on the cake.

Submitted on Jan 24, 2015

we loved everything!

guest

5.0

We loved everything about this property. From the spacious kitchen stocked with everything you need for cooking, excluding food, to the comfortable living areas inside and out this home will not disappoint you. We chose to get the pool heated which was a good decision in October. The beach is just a short walk away and the water was incredible. There is plenty of beach toys and inflatables and an oversized wagon to take all your necessities with you to the beach.

Submitted on Dec 19, 2014

stairway to hammock heaven was worth the climb!

Shawn D

5.0

We loved everything about this property. From the spacious kitchen stocked with everything you need for cooking, excluding food, to the comfortable living areas inside and out this home will not disappoint you. We chose to get the pool heated which was a good decision in October. The beach is just a short walk away and the water was incredible. There is plenty of beach toys and inflatables and an oversized wagon to take all your necessities with you to the beach.

Submitted on Oct 26, 2014

perfect!

A TripAdvisor Member

5.0

It was absolutely as good as all the reviews! There was plenty of space for all of our family. The pool was great. My wife and sister wanted the owners to come and decorate their homes. It was a great trip!

Submitted on Aug 20, 2014

stairway to hammock heaven is a fantastic rental.

5.0

The rental home was by far one of our best in the many years of having an annual family reunion in Destin. The kitchen is not only gorgeous but so well stocked. The pool was perfect for the grandchildren after a day at the beach. The owners have added little touches and extras that all will appreciate. The staff at Newman Dailey is professional and personable and so easy to work with. We have already reserved for next year! Strongly recommend this property if you are not staying directly on the Gulf/Beach.

Submitted on Jul 25, 2014

beautiful home

4.0

We loved the house, plenty big enough for 7 of us. The kitchen was great although we really didn't cook while on vacation but could have. Surprised that there wasn't extra plastic garbage bags which we usually find in other vacation homes. The pool was small but perfect for the grand kids, ages 2 and 4, BUT....... the pool person came to clean the pool on the evening of our first day when the kids had just started swimming so he offered to come back "tomorrow". He never did show up and by day 3, the pool was getting dirty. We made a couple of calls to Newman Daily and were told that they would send someone out. Besides the pool issue, everything else was great. We loved the oversized wagon which we used to tote all our stuff to the beach, the beds were comfortable, internet wifi worked great and they even had a Netflix account so the kids watched their favorite movies in the evenings.

Submitted on Jul 25, 2014

perfect vacation home!

Debbie M

5.0

We absolutely loved this immaculate home. There was plenty of room for our entire group of 10 and we were all very comfortable. The kids had fun in the pool. Everyone enjoyed the rooftop hammocks and the lovely view. The kitchen was so well equipped we ate most of our meals at the house. The beach was a short walk - just 2 blocks away. Best vacation ever! We look forward to our next visit!

Submitted on Jun 27, 2014

perfect vacation home!

guest

5.0

We absolutely loved this immaculate home. There was plenty of room for our entire group of 10 and we were all very comfortable. The kids had fun in the pool. Everyone enjoyed the rooftop hammocks and the lovely view. The kitchen was so well equipped we ate most of our meals at the house. The beach was a short walk - just 2 blocks away. Best vacation ever! We look forward to our next visit!

Submitted on Jun 27, 2014

like heaven on earth!

Nana T.

5.0

My daughter, her husband and children and I thoroughly love this property. We visited two years ago when the baby was little and were blown over with all of the extras. It has been remodeled and has everything you need. The best part is its closeness to the beach.

Submitted on Apr 24, 2014

wonderful place to spend christmas

guest

5.0

My family stayed 8 nights at "Stairway to Hammock Heaen" over the Christmas holiday. Despite the cool dreary weather we had a great time. The house exceeded our highest expectations. The newly renovated kitchen with the large island served us well for cooking, dining and socializing. The kitchen was fully stocked with plenty of cookware, dishes and utensils for us to prepare meals. The bedrooms were comfortable and easily accommodated our family of nine. We especially like the board games and puzzles, TV's in all of the bedrooms, gas grill, separate ice maker, and lots of outdoor furniture. We really got the impression that the owners really care about the house and you are staying in their personal home. upon arrival the house was clean and bright with lots of decorations that give the home a personal touch. The house is located in a very nice neighborhood with only a short walk to the beautiful sugar sand beaches of Destin as well as being convenient to shopping. We hope to return again in Spring or Summer!

Submitted on Jan 2, 2014

great place for a family vacation!

Newberry's

5.0

Everything you need and more. great place for a family of adults or a family with children. Plenty of room for everyone to have their own space. Kitchen fully equipped and the decor is beautiful. Don't hesitate to book for your family beach vacation.

Submitted on Jul 26, 2013

a heavenly stay at shh

Kathy H

5.0

We had the most wonderful vacation at your beautiful home! The amenities were wonderful. We needed nothing because everything was provided! We walked to the beach every day,and enjoyed the pool also. We also enjoyed being so close to malls and restaurants. My grandson and I enjoyed the bicycles you provided, and the wagon was perfect for beach. The hammocks were so relaxing and it was so much fun to watch sunsets and clouds up there! My family hopes to return next year!

Submitted on Jun 27, 2013

what more could you want?

Lucy

4.0

This property was everything we needed and then some. The kitchen lacked nothing. Our 4 grandsons could not get enough of the pool...it was just what we needed. It is an easy walk to the beach with a wagon full of toys. Check out the community pool...it is great too. Crystal Shores is a great community and we would recomend it to everyone.

Submitted on Jun 12, 2013

beautiful home and that was wonderful for a spring break trip!

bbfan

5.0

Stairway to Hammock Heaven is a beautiful home! A total of 8 of us stayed a week at this beautiful property. The home meet all all needs. The kitchen was wonderful and had everything we needed to prepare meals. The closeness to the beach made for quick trips! the only problem we encountered was the pool not being warm enough and it making a gurgling sound. Newman-Dailey did respond promply to our need. We felt like the pool guy emptied too much water out and did not add enough when he left because adding water made it much warmer and the gutgling stopped. We would definitely stay here again! thank you for sharing your home with us!

Submitted on Apr 4, 2013

literally heaven!!

5.0

Super spacious home with plenty of room to stretch out and each one of us had our own hideaway when we wanted some privacy. The home is beautifully decorated, we felt like the beach came to us. The views are excellent from the upper balcony with the hammocks and is so relaxing after being at the beach all day.

Submitted on Aug 25, 2012

this was one peacefull vacation.

The Easybuck Family

5.0

I recommend this house for anyone looking for a place that has alot of convenient qualities. We vacationed with a five year old, four year old, myself, my husband and both of our mothers. There was plunty of room for use to relax and the beach was not a fare walk from the house. The wagon that is provided was great. It held eveything we need to take to the beach and rolled on the sand easily. Our family loved staying here and are looking forward to coming back.

Submitted on Jul 21, 2012

coming back and never leaving!!! fantastic home!!

5.0

We truly felt like we were in Heaven at this house. It is located in a lovely community so close to the beach, yet it is quiet and private. The home was clean, comfortable and had everything we needed for a week long relaxing vacation. We enjoyed being able to grill out and the kitchen is stocked with everything you could possibly need and more. The private pool was great especially with the little ones. We absolutely loved our stay and didn’t want to leave!

Submitted on Jul 7, 2012

simply perfect

Settles

5.0

This house was truly a home for a week. It exceeded our expectations. The decor was so inviting. It offered many extras that made it even more special. The board games were very handy on the rainy days. The beach wagon was fantastic. The ice maker was the king of the extras! We had a group of 10 and had plenty of room to spread out. The kitchen was stocked great including several pitchers and baking pans and cookie sheets that are often overlooked. The neighborhood was beautifully landscaped and quiet. we felt very safe in this area. We called the office for a few things and they were very prompt, courteous, and pleasant. We just can't say enough about the house and the Newman-Dailey Company. Don't hesitate on reserving this house.

Submitted on Jun 22, 2012

awsome

Russ

3.0

We had a great time at "Stair" With two little one's the swimming pool was great. We enjoyed the separate fish fryer and huge pot. We used this for fresh shrimp boils!

Submitted on Jun 15, 2012

wonderful beach destination property with great amenities!!

Ms. Tomczak

5.0

My family and I including daughter, son-in-law and two grandchildren had a fabulous time at Stairway to Hammock Heaven. The wagon was put to great use traveling to the beach with the grandkids in tow. My daughter and son-in-law loved the house and all of its perks including the private pool too. Would definitely return!

Submitted on May 29, 2012

perfection

Tammy

5.0

Newman-Dailey always provides excellant service, which is why we are repeat customers. Stairway to Hammock Heaven is our favorite vacation house so far (this was our third trip to Destin) and we hope to return there frequently. The house had everything we needed, the patio and pool were fantastic, the balconies and (of course) the hammocks added alot of character and fun, and the location (proximity to beach and restaurants/shopping) could not have been better. It truly was a perfect week, made better by the perfect house!

Submitted on Jan 11, 2012

the stay was nice, but the pool was diappointing

Kelly

3.0

We went down over the Thanksgiving holiday. The proximity to the beach was good and the house was clean and comfortable. The kitchen was a great size and we enjoyed using the grill. The factor that brought the whole experience down was the pool. We paid for it to be heated and it wasn't when we showed up. We called the office and they sent some one over to fix it. The heat was turned on, and then for some reason, around 4:30 in the afternoon it went off. The next day we called again to get the heat fixed in the pool. The guy showed up, didn't have what he needed so he left and never came back. While everything else was nice, the fact that we didn't have a heated pool at night was a real let down for the family considering we chose the house beacause of its heated pool.

Submitted on Dec 21, 2011


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you so much for posting your review. It is unfortunate that the pool heater and water temperature negatively affected your stay at this beautiful home but I am pleased to report we have had no further issues with the pool or pool heater, this seemed to have been an isolated event. This is a wonderful home and we want to make sure your vacation experience is memorable. We look forward to your next stay with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties. Amy Turner – Property Manager

fantastic!!

Guest book

5.0

We had fantastic weather. Visited the Gulfarium, caught crabs, built sand castles, golfed at the Links and plenty of shopping. The wagon you provide for the beach was a Godsend and the icemaker was heavily utilizied. We really enjoyed our stay, the pool, the hammocks and the house. When we come back we will be staying here again!! Thanks for letting us enjoy your home. Pashia's & Bohnerts Families Guest book

Submitted on Sep 23, 2011

beautiful

Guest book

5.0

We hope to be back same time next year. Your home is beautiful. We rented a pontoon, went to the movies, swam, sunbathed and enjoyed relaxing. Thanks!! Guest book

Submitted on Sep 19, 2011

nothing missing

Guest book

5.0

The weather was hot, we swam, shopped, played games and enjoyed our time together. We discovered our love to be together again. The house is beautiful, nothing missing. The kids really enjoyed being at your home versus a condo. We love Destin and come every year for 25 years. Thank you for sharing your home. Guest book

Submitted on Aug 12, 2011

ideal family vacation

Guest book

5.0

We started our day in the hammocks and ended our day in the hammocks eating popcorn. We swam, swam and swam even in the rain. While we were here we built sand castles and visited the Naval National Air Museum in Pensacola. Loved having the ice machine for our fresh brewed tea and lemonade. The house is very well equipped and ideal for a family vacation. Memories abound with my 3 year old and 7 year old grand daughters. Thank you. Guest book

Submitted on Jul 25, 2011

perfect!

Guest book

5.0

The weather was perfect! We enjoyed the beach, movies, the beach, snorkelling, the beach. Ate at great restaurants and basically had the most wonderful vacation for 2 weeks. Your house is fantastic! We have loved staying here. So many great things about this house and just loved the hammocks and all the porches. Great idea to have the ice machine. Thank you for sharing your home. We will be back.

Submitted on Jul 11, 2011

best company

Guest

5.0

“The very best company to deal with” My family and I have stayed at several different Newman-Dailey Properties in Destin, Florida for many years now. We have always been treated so well ....they make everyone feel like they are special guests. The employees are so helpful,courteous and professional. We are anxious awaiting to spend another week in Destin at the Stairway to Hammock Heaven home in April of next year. Thank you to Newman Dailey for all the wonderful memories you have given to our family and the many more to come...

Submitted on Jun 1, 2011

we enjoyed our stay tremendously!!!

Linda Jenkins

5.0

Everyone we came in contact with was super. We had a problem with wasps and they took care of immediately. The alarm on the back door came off and they came to fix it right away. The house was in perfect shape, everything was great. Our grandchildren were so impressed. I definitely will go back.

Submitted on Aug 18, 2010

awesome

Cora

4.0

great house. beautifully decorated. friendly neigbors, quiet residental area. Pool small, but good enough for small kids. Could not get the jacuzzi in the master BR to work. Would most definelty stay at this house again. I adored it.

Submitted on Jul 14, 2010


Newman-Dailey Response:

Thank you so much for posting your review. We are sorry for the problem you had with the master bath jacuzzi tub during your stay and appreciate you bringing it to our attention. We are working with the owner on getting this repaired and to find out what had caused this issue. We hope to have this resolved very soon and look forward to your next stay with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties. Amy Turner Property Manager

pure heaven

aturner

5.0

Hammock to Heaven is pure Heaven The community we were in looked like a dream land. Every house had some unique architecture and the colors were mostly all pastels. Each house also had a white picket fence and some like hours had swimming pool. Our house was absolutely beautiful and spotless. We stayed in the master bedroom upstairs which what very generous and also had a porch that led up to the stairway to hammock heaven. While in hammock heaven, so have a birds eye view on the entire subdivision as well as portions of the bay. Since we had a very laid back schedule, no one ever felt rushed. Kim and I walked down to the beach which was 1 block away.The sand was like walking on sugar and the water was Crystal clear. The house also came with gas grill, so the kids cooked for the adults one evening and the adults cooked for the kids one evening, Great time, great food, great friends! Flipkey review By P Barbour from Sugar Land TX on 6/2/2010 for a stay in 5/1/2010

Submitted on Jun 17, 2010

perfect!

Tara

5.0

We loved this house and will defiently stay there again. It was really nice!

Submitted on Jun 3, 2010

hammock to heaven is pure heaven

P Barbour

5.0

The community we were in looked like a dream land. Every house had some unique architecture and the colors were mostly all pastels. Each house also had a white picket fence and some like hours had swimming pool. Our house was absolutely beautiful and spotless. We stayed in the master bedroom upstairs which what very generous and also had a porch that led up to the stairway to hammock heaven. While in hammock heaven, so have a birds eye view on the entire subdivision as well as portions of the bay. Since we had a very laid back schedule, no one ever felt rushed. Kim and I walked down to the beach which was 1 block away.The sand was like walking on sugar and the water was Chrystal clear. The house also came with gas grill, so the kids cooked for the adults on evening and the adults cooked for the kids one evening, Great time, great food, great friends! We will definitely go back again.

Submitted on Jun 2, 2010

a lovely home ...another great vacation in destin....

Ocean Breeze

5.0

What a beautiful home.. So spacious and perfect for families.. Everything you could possibly need was provided.. So very close to the gulf and the pool was so much fun for the kids..The Hammock's were such a treat and a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the view... We have always dealt with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties ..Their staff is so helpful and took care of our every need... Another great time...Thanks Newman-Dailey...

Submitted on Apr 28, 2010

heaven on earth

kll81366

5.0

What a great place to stay! I came down with my son and two of his friends and had the most relaxing time. Destin is a great place to visit. Stairway to Hammock Heaven is the best!! Everything about the house is top notch. I loved the hammock chairs and spent many afternoons and evenings up there. Having the pool at the house was a bonus although it would have been better if we could have heated it. Overall, I LOVED Stairway to Hammock Heaven and would stay there again any time I come to Destin.

Submitted on Apr 28, 2010

lovely home

aturner

5.0

A lovely home ...Another great vacation in Destin.... What a beautiful home.. So spacious and perfect for families. Everything you could possibly need was provided. So very close to the gulf and the pool was so much fun for the kids..The Hammock's were such a treat and a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the view... We have always dealt with Newman-Dailey Resort Properties ..Their staff is so helpful and took care of our every need... Another great time...Thanks Newman-Dailey... · By Ocean Breeze from Indiana on 4/28/2010 for a stay in 4/1/2010

Submitted on Apr 1, 2010

heaven on earth

aturner

5.0

Heaven on Earth What a great place to stay! I came down with my son and two of his friends and had the most relaxing time. Destin is a great place to visit. Stairway to Hammock Heaven is the best!! Everything about the house is top notch. I loved the hammock chairs and spent many afternoons and evenings up there. Having the pool at the house was a bonus although it would have been better if we could have heated it. Overall, I LOVED Stairway to Hammock Heaven and would stay there again any time I come to Destin. · By kll81366 from Grove City, OH on 4/28/2010 for a stay in 3/1/2010

Submitted on Mar 1, 2010

new owners - new everything

Amy Turner Property Manager

5.0

You ask and you shall receive. Stairway to Hammock Heaven has new owners who have put their heart and soul into this beautiful home. This house has under gone a complete renovation, same layout but completely new interior and exterior. You must see this house to appreciate everything they have done. New paint throughout, new mattresses & bedding, new furniture, new artwork, lots of personal touches and custom one-of-a-kind decor, shutters & patio furniture, and so much more. You will want to come back year after year! Amy Turner - Property Manager - Spring 2010

Submitted on Mar 1, 2010

great news - new owners

aturner

5.0

I am very excited that this home will be under going a complete renovation - winter 2010. The new owner will be painting with colorful bright colors, new mattresses, new furniture, new TV's, new fixtures, new patio furniture and much more to come. Please watch for the new photos in early March 2010.

Submitted on Jan 26, 2010

a little tlc

Sharon

4.0

Newman Dailey gives great service and their customer service is excellent. The house overall was good but a few items need a little attention. Paint peeling on cabinet drawers needed painting, bench in kitchen needed repair, upstairs tvs did not work, and all mattresses need replacing. The location was great near the beach. I liked best the great space of the house.

Submitted on Jan 7, 2010


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