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Westwinds at Sandestin

9300 Hwy 98 W., Destin, FL 32541
Westwinds at Sandestin
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bessemer, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Repeat guest to Westwinds at Sandestin. Great building, very well maintained. Unit 4744 was spacious and nicely decorated. Western view made for very nice sunsets and the spacious balcony easily accommodated our party. Condo was updated and we felt completely at home on our vacation. Have booked directly through owner and found her to be extremely accommodating and helpful. Would... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice condo but for the price, I expected more. The unit we stayed (4779) in must not have been an owner property as the small conveniences were lacking, i.e. bare bones kitchen needs, no towel bars that were convenient to use in the bathrooms, very small supply of towels, etc. Overall atmosphere of the place was somewhat uptight; check in... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stayed here in July 2014 and have never had a worse experience while on vacation. It was mid July and obviously hot outside and you were not allowed to lower the temperature of the room. After only one night the air conditioning broke in our room. It was not fixed for the rest of our stay and we could... More 

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stayed at Westwinds in unit 4775 from October 26-November 1. We rented our unit from VRBO directly from the owner. We had no problems whatsoever with the rental process. Everything went as scheduled. The unit was very nice, very clean with a wonderful view from the 9th floor. The only complaint I would have at all with the room is... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

I was nervous after booking because of the recent reviews. However, we booked through My Vacation Haven for a 2 br 4th floor condo that was recently renovated - tile, granite, stainless steel etc. Had a fall special discount so paid $200 or so per night. The building and grounds were well kept and saw tons of workers refreshing things.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This was a great stay. Everyone has their own opinion. For me I loved it. Don't be too picky and understand vacations are not always cheap. So be prepared for some high price foods. I will be back here again. A must see and visit the properties while staying here.

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Dallas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We just got back from a few days at Westwinds in Sandestin, we stayed August 15 - 18. It was our first trip to Destin at all, and it was a mixed bag. The ocean was really nice one of the days we were there, with clear water and gentle waves. The other days were “yellow-flag” days where there was... More 

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Louisiana
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Our recent week long visit to Westwinds @ Sandestin was a mixed bag. Our teenaged son had a blast, but he wasn't the one paying over $400.00 a night for a supposedly "top notch" destination. We leased a two bedroom condo on the 12th floor (#4803) for one week. We paid a $150.00 fee for cleaning, $45.00 fee for shuttle... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Just returned from a very nice vacation in Westwinds. We stayed on the 5th floor in unit 4744. Condo had plenty of room for my family and the kitchen had all of the basics for a simple meal. We thoroughly enjoyed the beach, although there were several rows of umbrellas that they put right up to the water. The water... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We are visiting for 1 week, paid just under $3,000 for 1bd (not on the water). The condo came stocked with 2 rolls of toilet paper and very basic items for a condo vs. a hotel. Called to ask for a fresh supply of toilet paper and the manager told me where the grocery store was. Very rude on the... More 

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