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'Sea Section' 5BR/5.5 BA private home in Gated Old Florida Beach!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

If you are looking for the ultimate beach vacation home, then this is it! This spectacular 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath 4,000 square foot home has its own private pool, is just steps from the beach (100 yards), and is located in the gated beachfront community of Old Florida Beach. This home offers tremendous Gulf of Mexico views from the main living area on the 2nd floor and from the master bedroom and den on the 3rd floor. Each bedroom has its own private bath. Two king and two queen bedrooms plus a bedroom with two twin beds sleep ten with ease. There is also a queen sofa sleeper in the 3rd floor den area along with a loft in the master bedroom that offers a twin trundle bed. Wireless high speed internet lets you stay connected anywhere in the house. Walk two blocks to Goatfeathers Restaurant for happy hour and the Early Bird specials, or to pick up fresh seafood from the market to cook in the gourmet kitchen. Access to the beach is via the community walkover just a few houses down Old Beach Road. The traffic in the neighborhood is light, enabling families to stroll and ride bikes at leisure. Watch the sunset from the roof top widows' walk or meet your neighbors at the walkover for cocktails (and snacks if there is a full moon!). Life is good in Old Florida Beach.

More Details

Property Manager
Ginny Fowlkes
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 October, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Santa Rosa Beach in Walton County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Garden tub and walk-in travertine marble shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Rainfall shower head
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ground level, private bath with tub/shower combo.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Private bath w/ shower, opens to back porch and pool.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Private bath with shower, opens to back porch and pool.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Large master with vaulted ceiling, private bath, and HDTV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Quiet 3rd floor bedroom, private bath with rain shower.
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Both located on the third floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

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'Sea Section' 5BR/5.5 BA private home in Gated Old Florida Beach!
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 17 reviews
5

Lovely Beach home

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Sea Section and was once again very pleased with the house and location. Thankful for gated access as the area has built up around Old Florida Beach and is very crowded now with a public Beach access. Our only problem all week was too many people on the beach...not very private or serene. The home is beautiful and has everything you need. We really enjoyed the widow's walk on top of the house. We kept a bag of ice in the freezer and that kept the temp. Down even though there was a lot of opening and closing the door! We cooked several nights and the kitchen is stocked very well with quality cookware and all needed dishes for a large number of people. Thank you for sharing your lovely home with renters! My husband and son- in - law went through the house and tightened door knobs and plates. They couldn't resist treating your house like their own!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind comments. We love Sea Section and are delighted when our guests feel the same way. We hope your family will come back next year!
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Sea Section was awesome! Perfect for our family. We will be back next year.

  • 4 of 5

It was our third, and best year staying in Old Florida Beach! Sea section was perfect for our family. Of the three houses we have stayed in here, by far the best! Ginny was great and super accommodating to our early arrival. We can't wait until next year!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you had a memorable vacation at Sea Section. We came down to the house right after you left to do some maintenance and enjoy the beach with fewer crowds. Thank you for leaving the house in great shape! Our guests are the best and we hope to see you again next year.
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Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Took the whole family down, 12 family members including 4 grandchildren. House was perfect. Plenty of room to feel like you were away on your own and a great main floor with den, dining and kitchen where everyone could get together. House pool was a life safer with the kids. Short walk to the beach was easy and beach set up of chairs and umbrellas made the trip down easy.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great trip. We hope to see you again next year!
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4

GREAT Old Fla. Beach Home!

  • 4 of 5

Little bumpy start to our vacation with the icemaker upstairs working for a few hours, then we had to turn off because it was spewing water. Again, first day, went grocery shopping, and refrigerator in kitchen stopped working all together. Then, couple days later, found live Palmetto bugs. However, John the maintenance man and Ginny the owner, were VERY responsive and all was taken care of right away. Can't ask for anything better than that!

The porch views were out of this world! From the Master Bedroom you can see the Gulf waters AND beach! Lovely places to relax in the evening. Wish the front porch entrance bushes were cut down to where you could see out to the street, but that might just be a personal preference.

Everyone thought their beds were SOOO comfortable. I don't think I've ever been in a bed more comfortable (stayed in the Master Bedroom.) I even wrote down the brand.

The rooms are good size and amenities were all there for running a household, like dishwashing detergent and even personal items like shampoo. It was nice having the garage to put our sandy beach items in after a day at the beach and/or pool. By the way, we've been to Old Fla. Beach many times over 20 yrs. and the new pool is just perfect! We had to spend a lot of time there with the grandkids as the weather was the thing that didn't want to cooperate. The splash pool at the house was a nice place to gather too and a bonus. The coastal dune lake, Draper Lake has always been a draw to us for this beach. You can swim in the ocean, the pool, or splash around in the shallow calm lake. The walkover to the beach is only a few houses away.

We definitely would stay at Sea Section again!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from

  • 5 of 5

Past location have not lived up to what was advertised. Sea Section was everything it said it was and more. Our family stayed there for a week. The family consisted of four couple three teenagers and three grand children House had plenty of room. The owner was truly concern that we had a great stay. We quickly fell in love with the house and before left we are planning our next stay. The house is simply amazing

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous

  • 5 of 5

Our family absolutely loved our time at Sea Section; the house itself is impeccably built and decorated, and the view from all of the porches and widow's walk are phenomenal. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Santa Rosa Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
US 98
Nearest Restaurant
Goatfeathers
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santa Rosa Beach, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall 2017
19 Aug 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
4 night minimum stay
£2,310
for 4 nights
From
£504
£3,569
 
 
Spring 2018
17 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,310
for 4 nights
From
£504
£3,569
 
 
Early Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,661
for 7 nights
£4,661
 
 
Peak Summer 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,997
for 7 nights
£4,997
 
 
Late Summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,661
for 7 nights
£4,661
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£2,310
for 4 nights
From
£504
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £264.81 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £378.3
Tax Rate 11.0%

Reservation may be cancelled with full refund up to 30 days before arrival. Payments may be made by check if preferred. The damage deposit will be refunded in the same manner of payment after satisfactory inspection of the property.
Fall weekly rentals will be booked Sunday to Sunday.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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