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'Sea Star' A Pet Friendly 5 Bedroom Home + 6 Seater Golf Cart + 4 Adult Bikes!

People11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 3,600 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3600 sqft Expansive Porches & Steps To Pool!

Treat your family to “Sea Star” — a luxurious 3600 sq. ft. home with a large kitchen, massive porches and grand dining room. Relax on the upstairs porch bed swing overlooking the park, or play games on the porch table or the indoor game table. Two fireplaces — one in the living room and the other outdoors for family s’mores night. Quality finishes, professionally decorated, high ceilings and plenty of room for all, including a convenient first floor bedroom. Stroll across the street to the park (great for movie night!) and to Camp WaterColor. Sea Star is a vacation paradise sure to please the whole family.

Click 'video' above for a tour of magnificent Sea Star.

Ground floor: This stunning home has a large living room with fireplace, flat panel TV, game table for four, surrounded by custom wood cottage walls. Sea Star’s sound system allows you to play your favorite iPod playlist or the TV DVR recorder in the living room, dining room, and master bedroom simultaneously. Enjoy the chef’s kitchen with an island Dacor gas cooktop, built in refrigerator with two freezer drawers and ice maker, and loads of space for food storage. All kitchen cookware, bakeware and utensils you will need are at your fingertips, as well as quality dishes, glassware and serve ware. Just steps away from the kitchen is a queen bedroom, in addition to a large work desk, perfect for using the dual band Wi-Fi and high speed internet. Also on the first floor: expansive entryway, large washer / dryer room, and a full bath featuring pebble floor and travertine tile shower.

Upstairs you will find three spacious and sunny bedrooms, and a kids’ bunk room connecting to the master suite each with a flat panel TV. The master suite has a separate sitting room and an entrance to the second level porch, as well as a marble bath whirlpool and separate shower. The second king bedroom has a beautiful ensuite bath, reading chair and two closets. The twin bedroom is spacious and bright.

Sea Star has an outdoor brick fireplace and patio, and comfortable furniture for a 'living room” environment among the trees. The propane gas grill and bicycles are ready for your vacation use. Parking for two cars is also in the back.

Enjoy the walking trails, biking, and four pools within WaterColor. Especially important for Spring Break — the Camp WaterColor pool across the street from Sea Star is heated! When Sea Star was added to the rental market for 2014, we updated everything to ensure it is in perfect condition for our guests — and the most important feature we changed was putting the cottage in the hands of Sanders Beach Rentals to ensure every guest is treated like a VIP.

Camp WaterColor Construction: The Camp WaterColor pool expansion will become a family fun destination. The newly redesigned Camp WaterColor pool will triple the size of the existing area and is designed to accommodate all ages and abilities of guests. Zero-entry pool access, like the gentle slope of the beach, will provide easy access to the water making the pool even more family friendly. The enhanced amenity will provide the convenience of food, beverage and bar service to guests of the improved Camp WaterColor.

Construction is expected to be ongoing through the fall of 2018. The Dragonfly pool, Boathouse pool, Beach Club pool, and Sandhill "Frog" pool (heated) will remain open. Renderings of the completed project are available in the property photo gallery.

Featured Amenities Provided: Adult cruiser bikes provided by our partners at Big Fish Bike Co along with access to WaterColor’s Beach Club and Pool, Boathouse Pool, Dragonfly Pool, Frog Pool (heated) & Camp Pool. Access to the WaterColor Tennis Center and Fitness club are available with an added fee at the door.

Please note: Effective March 15, 2014, golf cart rentals in WaterColor must be made through The Electric Cart Company and will be limited to 45 vehicles throughout the community at any given time. Only one cart may be rented per home and rentals will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

More Details

Property Manager
Sanders Beach Rentals
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
18 May, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

We loved our visit to the beautiful WaterColor home. Walking through the cool woods of WaterColor, easy access to Seaside and WaterColor shops and restaurants, and beautiful NW Florida Beaches. The kids loved riding bikes everywhere. Sea Star is beautifully decorated with room for everyone. Perfect for two families to share with comfy beds, beautifully appointed bathrooms, lovely living space. We had a Game Night at the big dining room table and cozy chats by the fireplace, indoor and out! We will definitely be coming back soon!
Dec 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Watercolor in Santa Rosa Beach

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Shared Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    2nd Floor Master Bedroom Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Added bonus of a large double entry closet + balcony access
    2nd Floor King Bedroom Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bunk & Twin Bedroom Shared Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Shared bath for bunk room, twin bedroom & book nook
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • 1st Floor Queen Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    2nd Floor Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    2nd Floor Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    2nd Floor Bunk Room - 1 Bunk Bed , Sleeps 2
    2nd Floor King Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Book Nook - 1 Single Bed , A small reading room that can be closed off
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • luaus
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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'Sea Star' A Pet Friendly 5 Bedroom Home + 6 Seater Golf Cart + 4 Adult Bikes!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 8 reviews
Alpharetta, GA
5

Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home, nicely decorated. Bikes and golf cart included! Convenient location. Neighborhood was great, will stay again!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Summer family vacation

  • 4 of 5

This house was perfect for us. There was plenty of space for the 4 teenagers to spread out. We seemed to be the spot where everybody gathered for games, music, and wine, and the house was perfect for entertaining. The beds were all very comfortable and enough bathrooms for everyone. The Watercolor pool and park are just across the street. Great for a pickup game of soccer or baseball. Not far by bicycle to the beach and very close to Publix. We didn't want to leave!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location and Home

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to WaterColor for 3 years now and the location of this home was by far our favorite! Having the Camp WaterColor pool and playground just steps away was perfect for our crew - I highly recommend with little ones! The house was great for entertaining, spacious enough for all of us, and very clean. The management company really gets five stars for all their help and hospitality! We will be back!!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West Hartford, CT
5

Dave

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for that perfect get-away in a perfect location, then look no further! There was so much to love about Sea Star. The instant my family and I arrived at Sea Star we became relaxed and our vacation commenced. The home was everything we wanted and more. The home was fully equipped, spacious, clean, and had an amazing kitchen. My family and I enjoyed time on the porch and the proximity to the pool was fantastic. Not knowing what to expect Sea Star exceeded expectations. Furthermore, we loved how close everything was from the home. Attractions, restaurants and the beach were all an easy walk or bike ride into town. This house was truly amazing and we definitely be back in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Hadley, MA
5

ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful place. We loved the house and it was so perfectly managed we lacked for nothing. There were six of us - three couples, all different ages, and there was something to enjoy for all of us. Bikes and walking in beautiful woodsy streets.. A beautiful park with a swimming pool right across the street. How great is that!! And, the beach, WOW, no stones, no seaweed, just beautiful clear water and white sand. There were incredible restaurants for all tastes. Great Southern Cooking, The Old Fish House for the sea food lovers - or lovers of food of any kind. I just can't say enough about this beautiful property. So relaxing to just sit on the porch, go paddle boarding, wonderful beach, pool across the street and a beautiful house that was even prettier than the pictures. Just loved it, definitely would return.

  • Review Submitted: 22-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL
5

THIS HOME IS ENCHANTING!

  • 5 of 5

This home delivered everything promised and then some. The beauty and comfort of Sea Star was exceptional, and it was spotlessly clean. It was fun discovering all the special touches for our comfort - everything we needed in the kitchen and baths, and lots of space throughout the home for family get togethers as well as getting away to a quiet spot to enjoy a book overlooking the park. We especially loved the outdoor fireplace (the owners thoughtfully provided wood to burn), with an evening under the stars toasting marshmallows and singing old campfire songs. This lovely home was relaxing, comfortable, elegant and beyond our expectations. We created family memories that will last a lifetime, and we hope to return again to Sea Star!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Feb-2014
  • Date of Stay: November 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Watercolor, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early Summer
19 May 2018 - 25 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£3,159
for 5 nights
£4,100
 
 
July 4th
26 Jun 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,636
for 7 nights
£4,636
 
 
Late Summer
8 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£3,159
for 5 nights
£4,100
 
 
Late Summer
28 Jul 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£2,217
for 3 nights
£4,100
 
 
Fall
11 Aug 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,811
for 3 nights
£3,152
 
 
Winter
20 Oct 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,458
for 3 nights
£2,328
 
 
Thanksgiving
17 Nov 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,364
for 5 nights
£2,987
 
 
Winter
24 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,458
for 3 nights
£2,328
 
 
Christmas / New Years
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,740
for 3 nights
£2,987
 
 
Winter
5 Jan 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,458
for 3 nights
£2,328
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£4,018
for 7 nights
£4,018
 

Additional pricing information

Departure Cleaning Fee £315.61 + Tax
Damage Waiver £95.8 + Tax
Pet Fee £185.65 + Tax
WaterColor Resort Fee £313.56 + Tax

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