Josh O'Brien

(11 rentals)
Josh O'Brien
Phone number: +1 (308) 627-2706
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Our very first road trip to Destin was in 1987. We immediately fell in love with the sugar white beaches and pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. It was our little secret love nest that consisted mostly of walking on the beach and regular trips to the fish market. Well, Destin is no longer our little secret and we are very passionate about sharing all that it has to offer.

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Our very first road trip to Destin was in 1987. We immediately fell in love with the sugar white beaches and pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. It was our little secret love nest that consisted mostly of walking on the beach and regular trips to the fish market. Well, Destin is no longer our little secret and we are very passionate about sharing all that it has to offer.

We have traveled extensively and "rented" property for our own family vacations. So we fully understand and appreciate the importance of finding a great location, having easy access to amenities, and a quality home that is clean and well maintained. In 2001 we took the plunge and purchased our first property in Destin and started living "The Dream". Eventually we moved to Destin full-time and started GULF911, a vacation rental management and real estate company.

When we are asked why we manage the homes ourselves, it's a pretty easy answer; Who cares more about a property than the actual owners? Our properties are not "out of sight, out of mind" investments with an out of state owner that is managed by some large cookie cutter property management company. That is far from our approach. We live close to the rental properties and provide a hands-on approach with our guests and the properties. We even conduct our own weekly inspections! We also differ from the "herd" by regularly updating and upgrading our properties to keep the homes up-to-date and current. Since Betty has her Florida Real Estate license, it keeps us abreast of the most current trends in the housing and vacation rental markets.

Josh O'Brien joined the crew a few years back and is also passionate about finding you the perfect rental.

Whether you are looking to rent a high-quality vacation home or looking to purchase something for your family, we have the experience to help. Please call or email us, we would love to hear from you.

Happy Vacationing,

Jay & Betty Coppic
Josh O'Brien

Owners at GULF911
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Real Sandy - Renovated - Walk to Private Beach & Pavilion - Gated Community

4 BR | 2.5 BA | Sleeps 11 | Quick View

Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Emerald Shores Private Beach

$318

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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3 Bedroom + 1 Bonus Room / 2.5 Bath / 1 Story - Sleeps 111st King Bedroom: 1 King Bed w/ attached Full Bathroom (sleeps 2) 2nd King Bedroom: 1 King Bed w/ attached Full Jack-n-Jill Bathroom (sleeps 2) 3rd Guest Bedroom: 1 bunk bed with Twin on top/Full bed on bottom, Twin trundle bed and attached ...

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Destin House

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Blown Aweigh - Gulf Views - Unit 104A - Completely Remodeled!! All NEW!!

2 BR | 2 BA | Sleeps 6 | Quick View

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Owner special: $300 OFF Spring Break week of 3/06!! Use coupon code spring$ and SAVE!!

Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Miramar Regional Public Beach

$257

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Beachfront
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Rentals by Owner

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2 King Bedrooms + 1 Queen Sofa Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf & Pool Views / Sleeps 6 ** Completely Remodeled. Extremely Unique Rental **[Email us your requested week and we will automatically send you and EXACT QUOTE with a booking link within a few minutes! It's fast and easy.]OVERVIEW: This uber ...

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Miramar Beach Condo

"Blown Aweigh is a True Treasure in Destin"
Reviewed September 23, 2020

Blown Aweigh is a True Treasure in DestinOur family has been vacationing in the Destin area twice yearly over the past 15 years. This is by far the nicest condo we have stayed in. It is super clean, ...

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Bimini Breeze - Destin Florida Vacation Home, Emerald Shores, Walk to Priv. Bch!

4 BR | 3 BA | Sleeps 14 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Emerald Shores Private Beach

$382

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool
  • Rentals by Owner

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"BIMINI BREEZE" Vacation Rental Home in Emerald Shores. 3br / 3ba + Bonus RoomBEDS: 3 Kings, 2 Twins, 2 Bunk bed Sets (twins/fulls) - Sleeps 14 Weekly rental (7 nights) from Saturday to Saturday ONLY.If this home is BOOKED, please inquire about our other homes located in this same ...

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Destin House

"Two master suites and large yard made this home perfect for my husband and I and our pet"
Reviewed April 6, 2020

This was our first stay at Bimini Breeze for snowbird season and we’ll be back next year. It’s within walking distance of two of our favorite restaurants and close to the beach as well. The kitchen ...

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Coconut Cove - Completely Renovated, Walk to Private Beach, Pavilion and Pool

4 BR | 2.5 BA | Sleeps 12 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Emerald Shores Private Beach

$301

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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~Coconut Cove~ A Destin Florida Home Rental, Walk to Private Beach3 Bedroom + 1 Bunkroom / 2.5 Bath / 2 Story Home - Sleeps 12If this home is BOOKED, please inquire about our other homes located in this same community of Emerald Shores at GULF911 online booking site.1st Floor: 1 King Mstr ...

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Destin House

"Great Place!"
Reviewed April 7, 2019

Coconut Cove worked perfectly for our family! Bedroom sizes were great, beds all very comfortable. Kitchen included everything you need. The bonus fridge in the laundry room worked great for extra beverages. ...

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Sandy Assets *Gulf VIEWS! *NEW* Leeward Key 702

$267

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pool

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" Sandy Assets "Unit 702Leeward Key Condominium 2 King Bedrooms + 1 Queen Sofa Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf Views / Sleeps 6 ** Completely Remodeled for 2021 Season. NEW Rental ** Your family will have an awesome beach vacation when staying at Sandy Assets. This family friendly unit ...

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Destin Condo

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Gulf VIEWS! SLIP AWEIGH *NEW* Leeward Key 504 - Free Beach Set-up - Pet Friendly

2 BR | 2 BA | Sleeps 6 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 30 yards to Leeward Key Private Beach

$272

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Beachfront
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Oceanfront
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

About this property

2 King Bedrooms + 1 Queen Murphy Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf Views / Sleeps 6 / Pet Friendly ** Completely Remodeled for 2019 Season. NEW Rental ** Slip Aweigh is a Gulf-view luxury condo which offered, by day, an impressive view of the beautiful emerald coast and, by night, a stunning and sophisticated ...

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Destin Condo

"Unbelievable vacation getaway!"
Reviewed January 10, 2021

We had the pleasure to escape the Ohio dreary weather and took a chance on this unit. We have stayed all over and have been duped by photos before but decided to take a chance and check this place out. ...

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Sail Aweigh - Ground Floor Unit - Steps to Beach - Gulf Views! Pet-Friendly

2 BR | 2 BA | Sleeps 6 | Quick View

2

Distance to beach: 30 yards to Leeward Key Private Beach

$251

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Oceanfront
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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1 King Bedroom, 1 Queen Bedroom, 1 Queen Sofa Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf Views / Sleeps 6 / Pet Friendly ** Completely Remodeled. Everything is NEW ** Sail Aweigh is a high-end coastal themed first floor Gulf view condo in the highly sought after Leeward Key condominium. You can literally be at the beach ...

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Destin Condo

"Happy Camper"
Reviewed March 19, 2020

It was a beautiful condo all fully equipped ! The bed was very comfortable and having the patio was a plus ! The pool was great but the best was to be on the beach but on the deck that surrounds the pool ...

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Gulf VIEWS! - Steel Aweigh - Leeward Key 1004 - Destin Florida - Pet Friendly

$267

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Beachfront
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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Steel Aweigh - Unit 1004 Leeward Key Condominium2 King Bedrooms + 1 Queen Sofa Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf Views / Sleeps 6 / Pet Friendly[**If this unit is booked, we have other units in this same building and also in this area**]Steel Aweigh is an upscale 10th floor Gulf Front condo with 10’ ...

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Destin Condo

"Spectacular Stay!!"
Reviewed January 10, 2021

We decided to escape dreary Ohio with our parents and started off our stay in Orange Beach, AL for a week, we were not yet ready to go home and had heard great things about Destin and came upon this beautiful ...

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Gulf VIEWS! Pearly Whites *NEW* Leeward Key 503 - Destin Florida - Pet Friendly

2 BR | 2 BA | Sleeps 6 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 35 yards to Private Beach On-site with Pool

$267

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Beachfront
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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Pearly Whites - Unit 503 Leeward Key Condominium2 King Bedrooms + 1 Queen Sofa Bed / 2 Bath / Gulf Views / Sleeps 6 / Pet Friendly ** Completely Remodeled. Everything is NEW with high-end luxurious appointments!! ** Your family will have an awesome beach vacation when staying at Pearly Whites. ...

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Destin Condo

"Perfection on the Beach! Pet Friendly & Elegant!"
Reviewed October 28, 2019

Pictures do not lie! Jay was great in his communication, he is very responsive, he allowed us to extend the stay and gave us a late check out. Unit is exactly like pictures, beautifully redone from top ...

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Palmetto Palms - Emerald Shores in Destin Florida - Walk to Private Beach

4 BR | 4 BA | Sleeps 16 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Emerald Shores Private Beach

$377

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool

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Palmetto Palms - Emerald Shores - Destin Florida Home Rental 4 Bedroom / 3 Bath / 3 Story Home - Sleeps 16BEDS: 3 Kings, 2 Bunks (twin over twin, full over full), 2 Queen Sofa SleepersIF THIS HOME IS BOOKED, please inquire about our other homes located in this same community of Emerald Shores ...

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Destin House

"Convenient and cozy family-friendly home"
Reviewed February 1, 2021

This house is family-friendly, pet-friendly, and conveniently located to the beach! The beach is a short 5 min walk and all shopping needs are conveniently located within a quick 5-10 min drive. The house ...

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South Seas - Destin Florida Vacation Home in Emerald Shores -Walk to Priv. Bch!

4 BR | 3 BA | Sleeps 16 | Quick View

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Distance to beach: 0.1 miles to Emerald Shores Private Beach

$388

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Key Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kid Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool
  • Rentals by Owner

About this property

South Seas - Emerald Shores - Destin Florida Home Rental - Walk to Private Beach.1st Floor: 1 King Mstr Bedroom w/ Full Bath, 1/2 bath for Liv. Room 2nd Floor: 1 King Mstr Bedroom w/ Full Bath, 1 Bedroom w/ 2 Bunk Bed Sets (twins on top/ fulls on bottom) 3rd Floor: 1 King Mstr Bedroom w/ Full Bath, ...

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Destin House

"Pepe"
Reviewed October 27, 2020

Loved the accommodations. Everything made the trip enjoyable and I am already looking forward to next year at hopefully the same place.

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