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    The Islander

    502 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-5076
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 171 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Third trip here, second one for a month, booked it in July,Nov1-Dec.1. Upon arriving we were barricade from parking in front on the building, had to park halfway in the parking lot. When checking in asked about, was told they were doing some construction( first...More

    Thank dkstalvey
    Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

    This place was one of the nicest resorts i have stayed in in florida even though its not directly on the beach it was still a nice view not to far in close to stores restaurants i had looked it up before jad great reviews...More

    1  Thank Alma Z
    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I came in August 19th through the 26th we stayed in unit 509, upon arrival very excited the staff is awesome I will say that, as we came in a little bit late ish Saturday evening on the 19th walking out to...More

    1  Thank Art D
    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    The condos were very nice updated and one of the ladies that had a accent from Maine at the front was very nice we didn't get her name. However the rooms weren't as clean as we felt they should of been. Room 313 had sand...More

    2  Thank Terri W
    Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 23 August 2017

    We thank you for your review, as disappointing as it is. I have to say housekeeping does their best with the tile floors, and if there is a problem as in your case, we need to have the tile professionally cleaned something we do at...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    We've stayed previously with this complex, and are generally satisfied with the property. We had to travel this time during Destin's "high season" which means we paid BIG time for the nightly accommodations - almost $310 a night. Our rooms (both 616 and 618) were/are...More

    5  Thank akaomi
    Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 23 August 2017

    Sorry that you weren't too happy with the odors in this unit. The amazing thing is that 616 had a new sofa this year and this is the first complaint about this unit. We have had an inordinate amount of rain this year and we...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$157 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Destin
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    • The Islander Hotel Destin
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    jrpg3012
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from Jennifer D | Reviewed this property |
    No. We have stayed there twice so far and both times have had a great experience. We are scheduled to stay early October again and will report back if anything changes.
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    16 May 2017|
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    Response from Islander C | Property representative |
    No, sorry it is not allowed.
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    "Don"t BOOK during construction!!!!! Wish someone had let us know!!!!!"
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    "In order to get the best views of the beach you want to be above the 4th floor."
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    "Unit 612 was great to stay in with beautiful views"
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    "The west wing has a condo obstructing the beach view, east wing not so much."
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