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    Emerald Towers

    1044 Highway 98 E, Destin, FL 32541-2950
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    Overview
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked thru the owners by finding on TA. Never had prb. Loved both units. First time was on 5th floor. This time 1305. Was awesome view. Had all we needed in unit. Both rooms with queen beds is a plus. Late to mid October best...More

    Thank christy d
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Staff was very friendly and welcoming. The beach was clean and equipped for comfort. Our condo was beautiful and the view was perfect. I would definitely stay again. It had all the comforts of home. The pool was beautiful.

    Thank Kim A
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    We've stayed in different condos during the 5 times we've visited Destin in the past 5 years, and the unit we stayed in at Emerald Towers was disappointing. The grounds were well-kept and the pool and grill station were nice but 1 of the 2...More

    Thank Sylvia O
    Response from ResortQuest_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Emerald TowersResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi, Sylvia! Thank you so much for your review of the property and unit. We always value feedback and look forward to suggestions for improvement. We are glad that you enjoyed being in Destin and we hope to welcome you back in the near future!...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    I love Emerald Towers, but some things need to change. They need to stop overcrowding units and there are new signs since our last stay indicating/encouraging smoking on the balcony. I think this policy is a mistake and ruins the experience for everyone that is...More

    Thank Albatross18
    Response from ResortQuest_Mgmnt, Manager at Emerald TowersResponded 23 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate that you've stayed with us more than once and understand that these circumstances are outside of the experience we would like for our guests to enjoy. Your concerns about the smoking and pool...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Yes, Emerald Towers is an older condo, but the grounds were immaculate. The property itself is very well maintained. The units are owned by different individuals and companies. That said the unit we stayed in was not $2300.00 worthy for our time there. Unit 605...More

    Thank baseballmom218
    Response from ResortQuest_Mgmnt, Manager at Emerald TowersResponded 9 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback. I'm glad to hear that the property itself was pleasing, but sorry to hear about your individual unit. In the future when you book through TA, you can request a unit that is managed by ResortQuest. You'll receive...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 154 - US$ 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 84
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Destin
    • Also Known As
    • Emerald Towers Hotel Destin ,
    • Sterling Hotel Emerald
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    Chris C
    8 May 2017|
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    Response from 251jordan | Property representative |
    Yes, the units have washer and dryer in the unit. Washer and Dryer type may vary from unit to unit between stackable and full size.
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    burgesscarl
    3 February 2017|
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    Response from Mary G | Reviewed this property |
    You need to bring your own beach towels. They have beach chairs lined up along the water's edge for you to rent. If you bring your own chairs, you sit further up the beach behind them. hope this helps
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    hyd5606
    19 August 2015|
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    Response from Aemint4060 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry but I can't tell which review you are asking about. Our last experience was in unit 302 and it was great. It is a VRBO so you cannot lease it through any realty offices. Google VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owner) to locate... More
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    "Anything above the 1st floor is going to have an amazing view."
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    "Make sure that the air is working"
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    "All units are individually owned, so browse the internet to find your favorite."
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    "We had GREAT views from the 3rd floor and we weren't too high up."
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