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    Colony House Kitchen a bedroom with a bed and a ceiling fan

    941 Pocahontas Dr., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    1 BED $1,428+
    2 BEDS $1,442+
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    4.5/5 Jessica on Feb 8, 2023

    The property may be older BUT it is only ten minutes from the beach! They are renovated once someone moves out. They offer plank flooring, dishwasher with either white appliances or SS. They have a dog park that works for me, and a very large pool great for lap swimming since it never gets crowded. The rent is comparable to other apartments in the area. The manger and leasing consultant are very friendly as well as the Maintenace guy Warren. Highly recommend for the area and price.

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    4211 Commons Drive, Destin, FL 32541
    1 BED $1,645+
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    160 South Mattie M Kelly Blvd, Destin, FL 32541
    1 BED $1,925
    2 BEDS $2,300
    3 BEDS $3,000+
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    Fishbein- Niceville, Niceville, FL 32578
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    500 Kelly Mill Road, Valparaiso, FL 32580
    1 BED $1,325
    2 BEDS $1,425
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    941 Pocahontas Dr., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    1 BED $1,428+
    2 BEDS $1,442+
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    940 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
    1 BED $1,800
    2 BEDS $2,150+
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    924 Whelk Ct, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
    1 BED $2,250+
    2 BEDS $2,200+
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    214 Racetrack Road, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    1 BED $1,380+
    2 BEDS $1,710+
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    317 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    1 BED $1,390+
    2 BEDS $1,760+
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    418 Bear Road Unit B, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32433
    2 BEDS $1,600
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    5 Sandalwood Dr. NW - Office, Ft. Walton Bch, FL 32548
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    1 BED $1,010
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    Fishbein- Viking Plaza, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
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    500 Liberty Ln NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    1 BED $1,897+
    2 BEDS $2,395+
    3 BEDS $2,843+
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    77 Exuma Way, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
    1 BED $1,875+
    2 BEDS $2,375
    3 BEDS $2,875+
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    179 South County Hwy 393, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
    1 BED $2,095+
    2 BEDS $3,195+
    4 BEDS $4,950
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    24555 Highway 331, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
    1 BED $1,794+
    2 BEDS $2,077+

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Average rent in Destin, FL

$1,912/mo Destin, FL average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Destin, FL is $1,912.

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Getting around in Destin, FL

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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 31, Bike Score®: 48

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Destin, FL last updated?

Prices and availability in Destin, FL were last updated on 18 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in Destin, FL?

The best apartments in Destin, FL are: Venue Emerald Coast and The Charles.

What is the average rent in Destin, FL?

The average rent in Destin, FL is $1,912. Start your search for apartments in Destin, FL now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL is between $1,830 and $1,925. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Destin, FL now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL is between $1,830 and $2,425. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Destin, FL is between $1,830 and $3,025. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Destin, FL.

What type of rental buildings are in Destin, FL?

In Destin, 37% of the residents are renting compared to 63% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 22% of Destin’s rentals, 63% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 14% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Destin, FL?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Destin are about 11 years old, on average. Of these, 75% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About all of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, none are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Destin, FL?

Rental apartments in Destin come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 3% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 41% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 47% of all rentals in Destin. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Destin, FL

Destin is nicknamed "the World's Luckiest Fishing Village" in Florida, and it's truly a coastal community with laidback vibes. Located in Okaloosa County on the Gulf of Mexico, this part of northern Florida is known for sandy white beaches, emerald green water and a bounty of recreational activities for renters that center around the Gulf. Boating and fishing are two common pastimes here that renters enjoy with access to pristine beaches and parks. Some of those parks include Henderson Beach State Park, Main Street Park and Clement Taylor Park. The Destin Harbor Boardwalk is also a popular place to go for renters and visitors alike and features stunning views, fun shops, restaurants and bars. Of course, the year-round amazing weather is one of the best parts of renting in this part of Florida with sunny skies practically every day.

Renting in Destin, FL

Renters in Destin make up about 35% of the population in this urban area. The style of rental apartments is typical for this coastal area with many renters having oceanfront views for total luxury. Meanwhile, the type of amenities in each rental community will be competitive with pools that are open year-round, 24-hour fitness centers and playgrounds for kids. Grilling stations and firepits are also common by the pool area, along with a clubhouse that can be rented out for gatherings. Destin is also located on a peninsula for an island feel that many renters love. Even so, it's easy for renters to get back to the mainland via U.S. 98 through Okaloosa Island, as well as Route 293 across Choctawhatchee Bay.

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Shopping in Destin, FL

Because this is such a popular tourist area, many of the shops by the water are geared toward vacationers with seashell shops, surf gear and Florida T-shirts available. However, there are still some nice shops that renters can frequent to get household goods, clothing and accessories. Some of those places are the Destin Shoppes; Destin Commons, which is a large, open-air mall with many major retailers; and Shoreline Village Mall, which has excellent restaurants and an ice cream shop. Otherwise, for grocery stores, renters go to Whole Foods Market, two different Publix stores and a Winn-Dixie near rental apartments.

Transportation in Destin, FL

The Okaloosa County Transit provides the system of buses that run throughout the small town of Destin. The bus is called the Emerald Coast Rider or the EC Rider, and renters can take these buses on fixed routes to popular areas around town or off the peninsula to go to Fort Walton Beach or to get to other cities for work. Destin is also positioned between Pensacola and Tallahassee, which is the capital city of Florida. Accordingly, there's a small airport that's called the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport, which is only seven miles away from Destin on the mainland north of Fort Walton Beach. Finally, for those who rent and live in Destin, it's also fun to bike around town with many accessible bike lanes that are safe and fun to use for transportation or recreation.

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