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Direct Beachfront! * Extra-large balcony * 4 Free Bikes * New deck furniture!

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

3rd Floor 3 bdrm with huge balcony!

Book now for choice Spring and Summer weeks - Email now for details!

WATERSOUND BEACH - This beautiful three bedroom, third-story, breathtaking UNOBSTRUCTED GULF VIEW, BEACH VACATION GETAWAY, located OCEANFRONT on SCENIC Highway 30-A, is DIRECT BEACHFRONT!

Exquisitely decorated and fully equipped with everything to make your vacation a memorable and wonderful event.

Only three miles to SEASIDE, WATERCOLOR, and SEAGROVE VILLAGE with all the local casual and fine dining. Only three miles to ROSEMARY BEACH. Right in the heart of all the sparkling BEACHES of the EMERALD COAST, right off magnificent highway THIRTY-A in beautiful SOUTH WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA.

Be prepared for the fantastic views that await you the instant you step into this luxurious, gulf front condo, in the complex of The Crossings, located in the private and gated community of WaterSound Beach.

Sitting directly overlooking a private, pristine beach front, The Crossings provides the perfect location for enjoying Mother Nature's glory. Elevators take you to your third floor unit making this location convenient for everyone.

Creatively designed and impressively decorated, our condo provides a spacious great room where you have a front row seat to a panoramic view of the Gulf, the beach and the natural vegetation amidst the dunes and walkways along the beachfront. Exquisitely decorated with a large great room that includes the living area, dining area and kitchen with upscale stainless appliances with granite bar and stainless appliances and 'no walls' to obstruct your views.

Luxuriate in the grand master bedroom suite with its large king bed, sitting area and adjoining private bath with a Jacuzzi plus a large, marble-and-glass enclosed walk-in shower. Awake to views of the emerald green waters or go out on the porch accessible from your bedroom. The second master, also with a King Bed bed, features a temperpedic-style foam mattress for your sleeping comfort. The bedroom also features a private marble bathroom also offers incredible gulf views and access to the gulf front porch. A third bedroom suite features a queen bed, and a twin bunk bed, to sleep 4 guests comfortably. The third bedroom also features a private marble bathroom.

Relax on the third floor extremely large balconies that overlook the gulf front pool and provides the best location for gazing out across the magnificent beachfront. Beach walkway is just steps from your door. You can see the main Crossings Pool from the expansive balcony, and the Watersound Bridges clubhouse and pool is just a short walk away. Located midway between Seaside and Rosemary Beach, there are many shops and restaurants and coffee shops convenient to you. Parking for two cars. Also, you are only minutes from the Camp Creek Golf Club.

For your swimming pleasure, three pools are available for your use. The Crossings swimming pool is located just a few yards from the door and is used exclusively by Crossings residents and guests. New for 2016, the Crossings pool has been totally renovated, re-tiled and furnished with all new top of the line furniture. The pool area is surrounded by a large deck area, grassy yard, and beautiful outdoor fireplace. There are two commercial grills that you may use. You may also use the community pools and pool houses named Bridges and Dunesider. These also have grills and grassy areas. WaterSound Beach Club is a private, members only, club. VRBO Guests staying in WaterSound Beach are not allowed to use this pool.

WaterSound has more than one mile of private, white, sandy beaches for you to enjoy. Other amenities include Puttering Park (18 hole putt-putt course), Yacht pond, playground, walking paths and boardwalks throughout the community and access to Camp Creek Lake. A state of the art fitness center is available for a small fee. Beach chair and umbrella rentals are available.

The surrounding area is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Over 20,000 acres is state-owned and therefore protected from future development. It is home to one of the most beautiful beaches in the nation, South Walton Beach, and also has 17 fresh and salt-water lakes and the Choctawhatchee Bay.

The 30-A bike trail will take you from Santa Rosa Beach to Inlet Beach. Along the way you can enjoy the communities of Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, Watercolor, Seaside, Seagrove, Alys Beach, Seacrest, and Rosemary Beach. Deer Creek State Park is located next to WaterSound Beach and other state park are just a short bike ride or drive away. The area has some of the best restaurants and most unique shops along the Scenic Emerald Coast of South Walton County.

Golfers can enjoy numerous courses in the area including Santa Rosa Country Club, Kelly Plantation, Regatta Bay, Emerald Bay and Indian Bayou.

If shopping interests you, WaterSound Beach is located about halfway between Destin and Panama City Beach. Destin features Destin Commons, Grand Boulevard and Silver Sands Factory Stores. Panama City Beach is home to Pier Park Mall with over 120 stores to choose from.

Close to Rosemary Beach, WaterColor, & Seaside. Near Scenic 30A communities like Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, WaterSound and Rosemary Beach.

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2017

About Darrell

Love to travel, have been to 49 states and dozens of countries.

Darrell purchased this condo in 2012

Why Darrell chose South Walton

Our Crossings property has the highest level finishes in Water Sound, plus an unobstructed 3rd floor view, and is one of the few properties in the Crossing with an extremely large balcony deck, which is really nice for outdoor seaside dining and large get-together.

What makes this condo unique

Lots of great community features including free 18 hole putting green, miles of hiking trails, a half-dozen beautiful boardwalks, a great health/fitness club, and great beach vegetation and wildlife.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Watersound Beach in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 2nd Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2nd Master has temperpedic-style king bed & ensuite bathroom
    Kids Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Room sleeps 4. Ensuite full bathroom.
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ensuite marble/glass bathroom - separate shower & jetted tub
  • Master:King size beds (1) 2nd Master: King size Beds (1), 3rd Bedroom: Queen size bed (1) Twin bunk Beds (2 )
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

Direct Beachfront! * Extra-large balcony * 4 Free Bikes * New deck furniture!
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect! Owner was very responsive!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This unit is fantastic. This is our 3rd stay at Watersound and this was the best by far. The 3rd floor layout is excellent for families and the patio with continous views and outdoor dining is the best. Like most all the Crossings condos, the finishes and kitchen were great. The kitchen was stocked with all the equipment you could want. The location is perfect right by both the main pool and boardwalk to beach. The carport held a large SUV and paddle board along with 4 very nice beach bikes provided with the unit. Would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, TN

WaterSound Was Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We have been traveling to this general area for over 15 years and Inspiration was by far, the nicest, most beautiful place we have ever stayed! The owners were easy and wonderful to go through and made sure everything went well. We loved bringing our own bikes down and were able to store them in the garage provided with this unit...a big plus!! We also rented Yolo boards and were able to store them in the garage as well, along with all pool and beach items! It was so convenient not to bring all items up to the unit after a walk to the pool or beach. WaterSound was just beautiful and we enjoyed using the lake nearby to paddle board when the Gulf was too rough...another great option! We have an adult son in a wheelchair and this unit was great for easy accessibility to the beach via the boardwalks. The scenery was simply beautiful and we loved the boardwalks to walk around the property and see the lakes, homes, and sand dunes. We even saw a bald eagle circling overhead as we were paddle boarding in the lake. Bike riding along 30A, visiting the Hub, paddle boarding, and the beach were all perfect and very convenient! Great memories made and we plan to book this exact place again!! Don't miss the evening sunsets from the bridge to the beach!

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, Mississippi


  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous time at Inspiration!!

The Condo is beautiful, the views are amazing, and the surrounding area is luxurious. We especially enjoyed the huge outdoor fireplace by the pool, firewood and chairs are provided. We spent many late nights staying warm by the crackling fire , hearing the crash of the waves and gazing at the stars! We also enjoyed riding bikes around Watersound and the bike paths on 30A. Only suggestion, it would be nice to have a bridge to walk over the tidal inlet.

Hope we can return again soon!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Went with my family and my sister's family. Total of 4 adults and 5 kids and we all fit really well. The pictures really do not show how beautiful this place is. Really clean and every appliance is nice and new. Very private beach... We literally were the only ones on the beach as far as you could see most days. I would not recommend renting the beach chairs though bc they come and take them away every day at 5 pm, just when we were starting to enjoy them. Just bring your own chairs if you like to stay on the beach till late. The only problem we had while staying was the elevator stop working halfway through the week and wasn't fixed promptly, so we had to lug all our bags and sweat the last day. Other than that this place is amazing!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

The place was breathtakingly beautiful. You couldn't ask for more. It is also well thought out. Everything you need is there, right down to extra pillows. There is also something called 'the Hubb' that has a good selection of restaurants within walking distant. I was also very pleasantly surprised how the fish are coming back after the spill. I even saw a young sea turtle!

I will be back


  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seaside Beach
"Lots or restaurants and shops. Gourmet coffee and ice cream shops. Artisan shops, bookstor..."
Angelina's Pizzeria & Pasta
"Very family friendly. Pizza and italian dishes."
Deer Lake State Park
"Very pretty. Boardwalk out to the gulf. Immediately adjacent to Watersound."
Amavida Coffee -- CLOSED
Modica Market
Pickle's Snack Station
"Burgers, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches. Popular with kids."
Gulf World Marine Park
Destin Commons
"Nice mall with lots of specialty shops, starbucks, movie theaters. 25 miles to the west."
Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park
"In Destin, 25 miles to the east."
"In Pier Park Mall in Panama City Beach, 20 miles to the east"
Another Broken Egg Cafe
"Local's favorite"
Bonefish Grill
"Great seafood at reasonable prices."
Publix Super Market at South Walton
"Closest and nicest grocery store to Watersound Beach"
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park
"Great sea lion show!"
Nearest Airport
24 Miles
NW Florida International- Panama City Beach (ECP)
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Origins originsgolfclub.com
Car: necessary

Near unique beach communities along Scenic 30A like Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, WaterSound and Rosemary Beach.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Watersound Beach, South Walton

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
March 4
4 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
March 11-18
11 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
March 18-25
18 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
March 25- Apr 1
25 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
April 1-8
1 Apr 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
April 8-22
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
April 22 - May 13
22 Apr 2017 - 12 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
May 13-20
13 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
May 20-27
20 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 1
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 4 week
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2
8 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
5 Aug 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
August II
12 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Labor Day
2 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £399
Exit Clean Fee £219 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are plus tax and plus exit cleaning fee. Weekly rates are for Saturday to Saturday. Other 7 night periods may have higher rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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