We were WOWed by the value we got in this fabulous beach rental! It was perfect for our extended family to share gatherings in the great room with a spectacular view of the Gulf and free flowing kitchen and living area that opened to the deck.
I love the bright/happy colors and quality, unique decor. Best yet - everything was so well stocked and efficient in the kitchen and bathrooms! We all had privacy when we retreated to our bedrooms with awesome mattresses and bathrooms that were conveniently located.
We are already planning our next reunion here because everybody agreed - "We just can't beat the quality of this place". For our family, it felt like a spectacular home away from home. Thank you for an extraordinary stay...
We have been to Pensacola Beach over the years but never during Blue Angels weekend. We didn't know what to expect or where to stay.
We chose 1112 Ariola because of its location right on the beach and away from the public beach crowds. We couldn't have made a better choice.
The show was spectacular, and, we got to view it with our family of 10 right on the deck with plenty enough room to spread out. The outside area has table and chairs for 6 plus there is another table and 4 chairs in the garage. There is at least 6-8 chaise lounge chairs plus 4 adirondacks. Plenty enough seating for outdoor entertaining. There is also beach towels for guests. The outdoor area also has a covered porch, where the dining table is located so you can be sheltered from the sun or from the rain if you choose to stay outdoors.
There is afullsizelaundry room so you don't need to bring slot of clothes.
The house sleeps 10 comfortably with 2 on the sofa bed. There were more than enough sheets, pillows, and cover ups for everyone.
The kitchen is well stocked with pots, pans, etc, plus the view from the kitchen out to the Gulf is amazing. Not anything to complain about.
There is WIFI in the house, but we did t have much time for the computer. We spent most of our time outdoors on the beach or biking. The house does have a few bikes available in the garage for guests use. There are some beach chairs. Some floaters, an ice chest for the beach and some kids sand toys as well.
We think the owners tried to identify most guests needs. It is impossible to hit upon everything.
There are 4 bedrooms. 2 master suites with their own bathrooms. One bedroom has king size bed and the other 3 have queen size beds. I don't think they could have gotten another king bed upstairs, even though the bedroom upstairs is large enough. The upstairs bedroom has a patio with a couple of chairs to sit and star gaze if you'd like.
There is another full bath upstairs and a half bath on the first floor.
All in all, an amazing summer vacation. We will surely be back.
My family and I traveled 18 hours to visit some family in Florida. We were told about this home from some friends that rented it in the past. It's Perfect! The management company was the BEST we have ever dealt with. We check into the house and it was so clean it sparkled. The management company had a large basket on the kitchen counter and also a special basket in the master bedroom for us. The house is fully equipped to entertain small groups or large groups. The beach is seriously steps from the house and is breath taking. We had the greatest time and will be booking this house again. Thank you Emerald Coast Getaways for making this such a great experience for me and my family.
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