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Emerald Towers

1044 East Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541 (Formerly Sterling Resorts )
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed in #104 for 3 days and loved it. Our room was a studio, small, but perfect for just the two of us. It had a small kitchenette, dinning area, and a porch with a gated entrance to the pool area. Our unit was right next to the vending machines but fortunately, there were only a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third time staying at the Emerald Towers. We do not have any complaints. People were nice, the location is perfect, and the beach is far less crowded than it is at other larger condos. The pool and grilling area were clean and well kept. Unit 701 is without a doubt the nicest beachfront condo we have ever... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Usually stay at The SunDestin, decided to try something different. Bad mistake, pictures looked nice. Not impressed at all. Lighting in the condo was lacking, toilet seats decrepit, falling apart, selection of glassware was extremely minimal, no cups or normal drinking glasses in the room. No lighting in the shower, like taking a shower in the dark. Throw rugs dirty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The condo itself was very nice! Very beautiful woodwork and plenty of space, and the beach was only a short walk. With that being said, it does need a modernization. Among other things, many electrical outlets do not work, the WIFI rarely works, and the kitchen is missing many pieces of silverware. Just needs to be modernized. However, still enjoyed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at Emerald Towers many times over the years and we LOVE it. It's an older building but many of the units have been updated. We stayed in 1001 and it was nice with several updates. We wanted to extend our stay by one night so we had to move to 704 which I do not recommend. It's... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Emerald Towers is a older condo building with like 15 floors. If you lease a unit here, do not expect brand spanking new accommodations, HOWEVER, it is still nice depending on which unit you stay in. There are no 1 bedrooms-they only have two or three bedroom units. We stayed in 302, which is a VRBO. We got a much... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We just spent a week in condo 403 and was extremely pleased with this condo. The furniture was very comfortable and the king bed in the master bedroom slept so good I wished I could have brought mattress home with me. The space was good and condo was clean. There were some small items that could be addressed in condo... More 

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Muskego, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Have had nothing but problems with this unit. From bugs to water heater leaking, pipe under carpet in main bedroom leading water. Unit is dirty and not maintained. Carpets filthy and almost bare threaded in bedrooms. Rented from owner and she claims the management co. is the problem, they tell me she is the problems and rented to me illegally.... More 

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SterlingSands, Manager at Emerald Towers, responded to this review

While we do not manage unit 203 from Sterling Resorts, we are certainly saddened to hear you didn't care for the condo. Please give Emerald Towers another shot. There are many very wonderful units within the property. I'm sure I speak for the management team that this will be discussed with the unit owner so we can work to improve... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

We had a great four days in Destin. Unit 1105 was perfect for four adults. Roomy, clean, well stocked and nicely decorated. Location was good. Beautiful view from the balcony. The staff at Emerald Towers were helpful. Beach access was convenient

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SterlingSands, Manager at Emerald Towers, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please come back to see us again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at emerald towers a couple of times, this time we stayed in 1502 it's on the top floor in the middle with two balconys off the rooms and windows from floor to ceiling. The weather was 80+ all week and the water was clear and warm. The room was very modern with new furniture in the living... More 

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SterlingSands, Manager at Emerald Towers, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to share your comments. We hope you will return soon. More 

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