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Emerald Towers

1044 East Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541 (Formerly Sterling Resorts )
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Ranked #46 of 58 Specialty lodging in Destin
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Covington, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the unit was very well furnished and decorated but maintenance was poor. in-room safe missing the door, front desk said "they must have ordered parts" nothing was ever followed up. supplemental ice maker did not work, ditto response above master toilet seat not connected to toilet master bath very slow drain blender blades started turning as soon as it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

#1503 (now #1506 I believe) is a very nice penthouse condo. Yes emerald towers is older, but this penthouse is decorated nice but will has a nice family feeling. My family had 4 teens and there was ample room for all us to enjoy our own space. The two separate living rooms was nice for that reason. The large section... More

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O'fallon, Missouri
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed in Unit 705 of this aging condo and I have to say that we have stayed in better units. I agree with one of the previous reviewers. This particular unit needs new mattresses, pillows and linens immediately. And would it really hurt to have extra toilet tissue and paper towels on hand without having to ask for them?... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We have stayed at Emerald Towers several years in a row and have only suffered one disappointment: Our unit last year had a/c problems, BUT we were promptly moved to another unit with no problems. My opinion of this condo building is that ResortQuest, now Wyndham, does not require owners to keep their properties up to snuff like they should.... More

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Last week, my extended family of 10 rented penthouse #1503 and condo #501. Penthouse gorgeous, roomy, & totally ok--except ice maker did not work! BUT, unit 501, though lovely in appearance (decor) had MANY inadequacies. 1) bed not made in master bedroom; 2 calls to desk finally resulted in sheet set for US to do job of housekeeping; 2) several... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in a different unit last year and loved it! It was beautiful, so we decided to stay in the same complex. When we walked into #403, we were extremely disappointed. There were so many things in disrepair... One of the worst things was the patio furniture. The cushions were severely stained with the foam actually coming out....not anything... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We stayed in Unit 705 the week of April 1, 2013. The unit was very dirty, especially the floors, rugs, and appliances. Plus, the dishwasher was broken and Sterling Resorts did not respond to my request for repair. There were large black hand prints on the master bathroom door and black soot blew constantly from the ceiling vent in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We stayed in unit #1103. It is an older building, but our condo was wonderful. Clean & bathrooms were updated compared to the pictures. Bedrooms were big, kitchen was clean, only thing missing was measuring cup and spoons. There was a washer/dryer that was nice to have in the unit. Ample bath towels were included. Kids stayed in 2nd bedroom... More

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Fairmont, West Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I had a wonderful stay. My view was absolutely breathtaking. The front desk staff at the Emerald Towers were very friendly and recommended several places to eat (which I enjoyed)! I would love to make this a yearly trip.

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Niceville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

My daughter and I (from Freemont, WV) recently stayed at Emerald Towers Unit #302. Emerald Towers is an older condo - but better maintained than most of the newer condos. We really enjoyed our stay, and the staff that work there were wonderful and really helpful. We plan to try to return every year!

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Address: 1044 East Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541 (Formerly Sterling Resorts )
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
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