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Located on the Beach Access in Old Florida Cottages

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom and loft for sleeping, 5 Decks, 2 Front, 3 Back. Ocean View!

During the summer months I can only rent Saturday to Saturday. 'Serenity Now'!!! Beautiful newly decorated beach home! Entry level has 3 bedrooms (2 kings, bunk beds and 1 twin) and 2 baths. Kitchen level has bedroom with its own bath and trundle bed .Bar and dining area, family room with 60' flat screen. Cable and free wi fi. Loft area for hanging out, with a single sofa sleeper. View of the ocean from top deck. Flat screen tv's. Tile floors throughout, 5 decks total, sleeps 10. Parking for 2 cars. Located on the beach access of 30 A, behind Goatfeather's Restaurant. Parking available at beach access for cars, bikes and golf carts. Buddy's bike rental at the corner of beach access for easy rental. Sidewalks to shopping area. Some of the restaurants are La Playa , Nicks on the Beach, Local Catch, and Stinkey's.


Owner
Kelley McLeod
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Kelley McLeod

This is my dream home away form home. I live in Georgia and looked for 5 years to find the perfect spot for my family. I found it, Serenity Now! The perfect area to vacation and make lasting memories. Plenty of shops and restaurants nearby, easy access to other beaches and shops if I want. An adorable neighborhood of homes, with the look of Seaside, all nestled together behind Goat feathers restaurant, and right off the beach access. Who could ask for more? I am so in love with this area, because it's just enough and not over crowded like some of the nearby beaches. I never want to leave when its time to go. One of our favorite places to eat is the Local Catch, just outside the neighborhood. I hope you check us out, because I know you will love Old

Florida Cottages!

Kelley McLeod purchased this house in 2013

Why Kelley McLeod chose South Walton

This is the perfect place to rent. Feels like home away from home at the beach. Beautiful neighborhood on the beach side of 30A, directly behind Goat feathers Restaurant. Decor is so peaceful and serene. Family oriented, Steps to the beach and restaurants, Close to shopping and activities, yet not overcrowded like a lot of beaches. Approximately a mile from Santa Rosa Beach Golf Course. Private feel, just right! Plenty of rooms and baths, sleeps up to10. Swimming pool across from the house, go to the beach or both!

What makes this house unique

Features 5 decks for hanging out and relaxing and a crows next for a beautiful view of the ocean. Plenty of space to get away. Neighborhood Swimming pool. I fell in love with the peaceful quiet location , yet plenty of places to eat and shop and the neighborhood is on the beach access, which makes a very short walk to the beach; parking for cars and golf carts. Golf cart rental and bike rental available nearby.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 4 - Trundled bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
Notes:
During the summer months I can only rent from Saturday to Saturday . Please note there is a service fee VRBO charges in the quote. Also note there will be an additional 3% credit card fee when using a credit card through the site. Call me with any questions concerning these fees before booking your week. 678-575-2601.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Located on the Beach Access in Old Florida Cottages
average rating of 4.611111 based on 18 reviews
5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Nine members of our family met at this wonderful home in June. We had a great time and the weather was beautiful. The accommodations were very nice and we had everything we needed. We were able to walk to 2 restaurants and an ice cream shop. We will definitely go again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It is so nice being able to walk to the restaurants and the ice cream store on our corner. So glad you enjoyed your stay and have booked again for this summer! Kelley McLeod
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in Old Florida Cottages every time we come to Santa Rosa Beach. This property was my favorite. The owner is very responsive and detail oriented. Super friendly!!! It definitely felt like a home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: That is so nice and I'm so happy you loved your stay and my home felt like your home! Kelley
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5

Beach, Vespa Rides & Great Eats!

  • 5 of 5

What a great week! Beautiful water, sunsets on the beach; fun, beautiful Vespa and bike rides along 30A, and amazing eats. Let's start with the food! You'll find great food as well as seafood to take home for the grill at Goatfeathers (https://www.goatfeathersseafood.com) located behind Old Florida Cottages. Our favorite item were the dozen oysters for only $7.99 from 2 -4 ... perfect for an afternoon thunderstorm!. We dined one night at our all-time favorite Cafe Tango. This was the third time we visited this restaurant and I've got to tell you: This place never disappoints. It's a bit pricey but well worth it . . . only eight tables so get your reservation at least a week before you go to the beach. Check its Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Cafe-Tango-101213083267083/. Our favorite breakfast was at Great Southern Cafe at Seaside. Cafe Benedict is amazing and the grits are the best I've EVER eaten. My husband is a biscuit and gravy man and he was thunderstruck at how good this dish was! Check out its website at http://www.thegreatsoutherncafe.com. The food was so good in fact we had to buy the cookbook! Don't miss Justin Gaffrey's gallery on 30A! His art is awesome and he has an out-door gallery if you happen to be riding your bike or running by (www.justingaffreyoriginals.com). You will see his art at some of the fantastic restaurants in the area. Bring fun people, wine and you've got it made!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT house, great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for 2 families. 2 Kings for the parents, and a bunk room for the littles, all on the entry level. Upstairs, the kitchen and living area were so bright and open. There was also a small bedroom for our older child on this level. We declared the loft area to be the 'kid' living room - they could watch movies and keep their toys up there without cluttering up the living area :) There was also a pull out couch (we didn't need it.)

A few things I liked about this place: There were box type fans in the rooms for the kids, which provided not only nice ventilation, but a little white noise at night. There were plenty of decks if you just needed some alone time. The view from the loft deck is amazing. The pool is literally across the neighborhood street, so easy for kids to run back and forth. This was a quiet, small and safe family neighborhood, we felt perfectly OK letting our 7 yr olds ride bikes around the loop and over to Buddy's for ice cream - by themselves (a little independence and maybe a 1 minute walk, door to door.) The beach is a 3-5 minute walk. Knowing this, we took a beach cart to haul our gear. There are bathrooms and a lifeguard at the beach entrance point.

Another point about this particular house - it truly felt like you were staying at a friends cottage. It didn't have that feel of a mass-run, rental agency run unit. If you needed something, it was likely in the drawers (veggie peeler, colander, pitcher etc.) Tons of plates and serving pieces. 2 types of coffeemakers (regular and pod.) Soft blankets to snuggle in on colder mornings. We were also pleasantly surprised to find handsoap, dishwasher pods, laundry soap, etc... Maybe left from the previous renter, but nice to not have to buy when we arrived! This house was very clean and well cared for.

The owner, Kelley, was very easy to communicate with and answered any questions we had. We are looking forward to renting this place again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow , what a wonderful and detailed review. I am so happy you loved our place and the area . Look forward to having you again! Kelley
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5

The stay was fine!

  • 5 of 5

Would have liked to use the golf cart though or have it moved from partially blocking the drive.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place To Stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had an amazing time while staying at this property. The location is perfect and it has easy access to gorgeous beaches and fantastic restaurants. The quaint community is very welcoming and family oriented. The property itself was very spacious and well maintained. We would definitely recommend this property and have already booked our next stay!! It's perfect for a fun family vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy you enjoyed my beach house and glad you have booked again for this summer. Thank you so much for the wonderful review!
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Location

Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Local Catch,The Growler, La Playa
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Santa Rosa Beach Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
30A
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Goat Feathers, Local Catch, La Playa , Pizza
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Santa Rosa Beach
Car: recommended

Location,location,location!!! New updated decor. A short 4 to 5 minute walk to the beach! Old Florida Cottages located right on the beach access, neighborhood directly behind Goatfeathers, on the beach side of 30A. Several restaurants within walking or short driving distance. Nearby shopping and close to outlet shopping in Destin. Buddies is the new corner ice cream store for all your beach needs and rentals, golf carts, bikes, ice etc. Best area of the beach. Walk to our fave restaurant, The Local Catch. Check it out!!!

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Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Off Season
5 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£504
for 3 nights
From
£168
 
 
Labor Day Week
26 Aug 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£572
for 3 nights
From
£191
 
 
Fall
6 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£504
for 3 nights
From
£168
£1,739
 
 
Fall Break
22 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,088
for 5 nights
From
£218
 
 
Fall
2 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£504
for 3 nights
From
£168
 
 
Winter
4 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£633
for 4 nights
From
£158
£1,109
£1,739
 
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£653
for 3 nights
From
£218
 
 
Winter
27 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£161
 
 
Early Spring
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£870
for 4 nights
From
£218
 
 
Spring Break
31 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,742
for 7 nights
From
£249
 
 
Late Spring
9 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,244
for 5 nights
From
£249
 
 
Summer
26 May 2018 - 28 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,997
for 7 nights
£1,997
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£783
for 3 nights
From
£261
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £349.56

Grills are located in the pool area across from the house. The cleaning fee is included in the summer rental rate. If staying less than 5 nights , it is not included in the rental rate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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