Presiding over stunning gulf views at Miramar Beach, The Empress is a gated condo complex with just 44 luxury units. The elevator delivers you to a semi-private entrance foyer shared with one other unit. It opens into an exceptionally light and spacious beachfront condo with three beds and three full baths. Panoramic gulf views draw you through the open-plan living room to the oversized balcony, one of two that provide enviable outdoor living space. Picture yourself relaxing and enjoying the alfresco lifestyle, dining and relaxing on the sunny south-facing balcony. Look down on 2,000 feet of pristine white sandy beach lapped by the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico stretching to the horizon. If you prefer some shade, relocate to the north balcony overlooking the lake and golf course and enjoy an afternoon nap or read your favorite novel. Tile floors flow seamlessly from the soft leather sofas around the fireplace to the spacious dining area. Modern white cabinets grace the kitchen which has a Corian-topped breakfast bar, quality appliances and full-height cabinets with display shelving. It has everything you need to prepare snacks for one, or full-blown gatherings when entertaining. The well-lit living space is sure to impress with its 10-ft. tray ceiling, two living areas and a wet bar for mixing sunset cocktails. This luxury apartment is sold turn-key with all the furnishings making it the ideal property for a primary or second residence. There are two prestigious master suites, with a series of gulf-facing windows. Uninterrupted views greet you each morning as you step out onto the balcony. Even the third guest suite has enviable views across the lake. Head down to the lagoon-style pool for a refreshing dip or relax in the steamy spa waters. There’s a fitness center, gated security and direct access to the coveted white sandy beach - everything you need from a luxury "home in the sky."