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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
    3.5 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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Bowling Green, Kentucky
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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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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San Antonio, TX
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23 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We spent last week in #302. It was our first time in a condo. Our friends visit Destin once or twice a year and have stayed in the Emerald Towers before and when they asked us to join them this year they selected #302 because it had two king beds. They also felt the unit they stayed in previously needed... More 

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Cedar Park, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Let me begin by saying that we have been staying at The Emerald Towers for almost 10 years. We love it and my feelings about this unit don't change that. However 1001 has been the least favorite of all the units we've rented. This unit is not being well maintained and definitely showing its age. We found mold in the... More 

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Covington, Louisiana
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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 August 10, 2014

#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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27 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
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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51 reviews 51 reviews
3 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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Address: 1044 East Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541 (Formerly Sterling Resorts )
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Emerald Towers Hotel Destin
Sterling Hotel Emerald

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