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TOPS'L Beach & Racquet Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely resort with nature everywhere. We even saw two deer! Grounds are pretty as you drive to the Tides building/beach area. Shuttle to take you anywhere on the resort was a plus for the teens. Fitness center, putt putt golf and tennis courts kept us all busy. The pool area is really expansive so you never feel crowded. Tides 405...

Thank TandSG
Brewton, Alabama
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a wonderful stay in Tops'l The Tides 809! We loved having our morning coffee on the spacious balcony and having such easy access to the beach and pool. The condo was in pristine condition, plenty roomy, quiet and very comfortable! Loved every minute of our time in this lovely condo!

Thank _tustenegee
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great rental for our annual visit to this area of Florida. First time we have had a beachfront view,and although I am highly superstitious(floor 13?!), I couldnt help but rest assured about our rental, due to the responsive and helpful ways of Chris and Janet Kiley. Turned out this was a very Lucky find; spacious, clean, comfortable,...

Thank joboxer555
Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

this was 507a in the summit. a studio. the good thing was it had a really good view. the bad was the Wi-Fi was non existent, they provided dishes, but you had to wash them in the bathroom sink and the blinds for the sliding glass door were hard to use and did not block any sun so every morning,...

Thank daveanddonna2016
Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose the smaller unit of a lockout unit. Ended up with a pool view and ocean view. Bathroom was very large, kitchenette was very small, king bed plus a couple of chairs and a TV. It had enough for our needs as almost all the larger condo units and hotel rooms were booked. But, we still got quite a discount...

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We rented Tides condo 1505 through Gibson Beach Rentals. They were very accommodating with an app that was useful throughout our stay as well. This was our first time to The Destin area, and we loved it. Tides 1505 was the perfect place for our family to stay. The condo was spotless and comfortable. We loved being able to enjoy...

1Thank Andrea W
Woodlawn, Virginia
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a two bedroom condo in Beach Manor and couldn't have been happier with our decision! The building is directly on the beach and has heated pools for the cool April weather. Every day, the resort has various activities for kids at the main pool, so that helped keep the kiddo interested. The entire resort is very clean,...

Thank Kim L
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed here during Spring Break 2017. Family of four. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Condo's are very clean. Great location on beach. We will be back. We had a condo overlooking the pool and beach. Excellent value.

Thank JALIND2015
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have vacationed at Tops'l for 4 years. We both love tennis, love the beach, and love spacious and comfortable lodging. Tops'l brings it on all those fronts. Our condo at Tides was spacious and had a wonderful view. The pros are excellent at working with many different levels of player, and there's good players who are...

Thank Redbird_Craig
Newnan, Georgia
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Recently stayed in a one bedroom 909A. Clean great corner room. The room has only sinks in the bathroom but has kitchen glasses and plates. The room needs an upholstered chair or love seat. There is no where to sit unless you use balcony chairs or sit on bed. The room just needs a little attention.

Thank lhuff2121

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
TOPS'L is a tranquil beach and racquet resort located in Miramar Beach, South Walton just 10 miles east of Destin, in the Miramar Beach area of Northwest Florida. It offers the peace of a location off the beaten path, while still having the conveniences of city attractions just a few minutes drive away. Situated on 52 private acres, this full-service resort is bordered by the beautiful beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and a nature preserve-so without ever getting in the car, guests here can choose from beach fun, tennis time or outdoor recreation exploring the area's natural beauty. All units at TOPS'L Beach & Racquet Resort are non-smoking. This award-winning resort offers onsite fine and casual dining with tennis or beach views and refreshments at the beachside Tiki bar. The tennis center has certified professional tennis instructors and programs, an exercise facility, a racquetball court, an indoor-outdoor pool, and a sauna with massage therapy. Families can take advantage of an array of entertaining children's activities, and there is also meeting space available for those who want to mix business and pleasure. A short drive around Destin will bring visitors to thrilling watersports from parasailing to snorkeling and scuba diving, championship golf, deep-sea fishing and boating charters, plus additional shopping and dining. ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers the largest selection and best vacation rentals in the area and has accommodations that will fit every lifestyle and budget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about TOPS'L Beach & Racquet Resort

Address: 9011 US Highway 98 W, Miramar Beach, FL 32550-7254
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Miramar Beach
Price Range: $228 - $658 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — TOPS'L Beach & Racquet Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 250
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Also Known As:
Tops`l Beach And Racquet Resort - Tides
Tops`l Beach & Racquet Resort - Tides Hotel Destin
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“Gulf front for best view of ocean.”
TandSG, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“high floor for a great view from the front door, and the patio!”
  • oh, this view!
  • Large, comfy sitting area; great tv
joboxer555, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Lower floors may have some noise issues with children playing on the sidewalks and party people on a holiday like the 4th. Not much though.”
5mikem, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Get a room above the 2nd floor.”
JALIND2015, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Noise travels up from pool. The compound is great. Room needs a little more.”
lhuff2121, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
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