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FAMILY FRIENDLY just steps away from the beach!! BEACH CHAIRS PROVIDED!

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Santa Rosa Beach - Monkey Business

4 Bedroom/3 Bath With Tower Room Steps From The Gulf Of Mexico

On the first floor you will find comfort in the living room with an adjacent porch, dining area that will seat 10 including the barstools, a fully equiped kitchen, laundry facility, one bedroom with queen bed and one full bathroom. From this floor you will exit the back door and you are just steps away from the neighborhood pool with lots of decking and a covered area for picnicking. The second floor is where the master bedroom and ensuite bathroom with private 2nd floor porch is located. Also you will find another full bathroom located adjacent to 2 other bedrooms with double bed in one and twin/full bunk beds in the other. Go up the next flight of stairs to the 3rd floor tower room where you or the children can relax and enjoy 2 large comfy chairs and a wet bar including an ice maker and small refrigerator. All bedrooms and tower room are equiped with flatscreen televisions. This cottage is an excellent place to spend your vacation and have access to all local attractions a short walk or drive away with comfort and convenience.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Cheryl Foley
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 October, 2016
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About Cheryl Foley

We bought our home pre-construction in the beautiful beachside neighborhood and have enjoyed it with our family for the past 10 years. We hope you will enjoy it as much as we have. We do live close by so addressing any requests that you have will be prompt and accommodating.

Cheryl Foley purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Cheryl Foley chose South Walton

We chose this property because we have lived in the area for 20 years. My husband immigrated here from Ireland 40 years ago and has never left the area. I was born and raised here and have always loved the beach and the many amenities this area offers.

What makes this cottage unique

We have especially enjoyed the neighborly feeling of the community. The fact that there is one entrance and designed in a circular fashion has allowed our family members and guests with children a safe area to ride bikes and go for walks. We often grill out by the pool while the children swim. A short walk to the beach allows us to set up for a day at the beach with bathrooms available at the beach access and just a short walk to the beach house if we need anything. We love to walk and the proximity to the paved walking/biking path provides a safe venue for exercise. Close proximity to restaurants and shops allows us to walk to shopping and meals.


based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

FAMILY FRIENDLY just steps away from the beach!! BEACH CHAIRS PROVIDED!
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews
Cleveland GA

Very clean and beautifu home. Had everything we needed for our stay.

  • 5 of 5

Went on a mom and daughter get away. We were looking for a relaxing and quiet get away. We got that at this beautiful home and the beach was so beautiful. Cheryl was wonderful to work with. We needed to change our dates and she was very understanding and accommodating. We can't wait to go back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for this group of 3 families with 3 babies under 3. It gave Papaw and Gammy just the space for a week of fun: close to beach, close to pool, and close to the ice cream shop! Having the second floor bedrooms allowed the babies a quiet location for naps and for their parents to relax downstairs in the evening without disturbing the little ones. The house was very clean and well maintained. We found a couple of things that needed repair and the Foley's offered to come the same day. I would most definitely recommend this property. Our adult sons and families want to return again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fine little place to call home for a week

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five adults, a teenager and four kids fit perfectly into this home nestled in the middle of Santa Rosa Beach. The home was clean, well furnished and less than a five minute walk to some of the prettiest sugar white sand beaches. The furnished chairs and umbrellas gave us a great spot on the beach too. Thirty feet out the back door down a paver stone path and you were in the community pool. The only bad thing about our stay here was the fact that it had to end! No more hustle and bustle of Destin for us now. We are 30A fans!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for sharing Monkey Business with us!

It was the perfect place for our party of 10 including 5 adults and 5 kids. There were plenty of beds, a lot of space to spread out, and the loft look out room was a huge bonus for the kids! We had everything we needed, and then some. The house was very clean, and the owner is great to work with. The kitchen is updated and very nice. Plenty of linens, towels, and even beach chairs to use (3).

The community is great, pool was warm and very close and convenient, as were the grills. The walk to the beach is 5 minutes, and this beach is not over crowded.

We are already considering another stay next year!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A little Monkey Business of our own...

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week on our first visit to the Emerald Coast. This home met all of our needs- travelling with 4 adults and 4 kids (ages 6 to 13)- the bedroom and bathroom situation was perfect. The 3 younger girls were able to share the bunk beds (plus pull out trundle), while the 13 year old boy got some privacy in his own room. Grandparents were able to use the first floor bedroom and avoid the stairs. The kids utilized the 3rd floor loft for hanging out or for quiet time. The short walk to the beach was never a problem and the pool area was well maintained. Having the beach chair/umbrella rentals included with the home rental is genius, and Elliot (White Diamond Beach Rentals) was friendly, professional and always got us a prime location each morning. Communication with the owner via email or through the VRBO site was excellent. The description of the home and the previous reviews should absolutely be trusted. We would not hesitate to stay here again! We love Santa Rosa Beach!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Monkey Business

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Monkey Business. The house was clean, loved the beach decor and the owner was great to work with. The neighborhood was quiet and well maintained. Short walking distance to the beach. Our daughter was on crutches and we were able to drive our van to the entrance of boardwalk and drop her off. Will definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Okaloosa Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Local Catch and La Playa
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Santa Rosa Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Goatfeather's, Local Catch, Cafe Tango, and more.
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Santa Rosa Beach
Car: recommended

Our home is located in a small family friendly neighborhood in Santa Rosa Beach. It is conveniently located close to restaurants and shopping at Gulf Place in one direction,Grayton Beach, Watercolor and Seaside in the other. Situated in this 10 mile stretch of Hwy 30A you will have access to shopping, theaters, art galleries, bars and restaurants, outdoor activities and relaxation that rivals any vacation destination. A bicycle/walking path that spans the full length of 30A is located just outside the neighborhood. Just minutes away you will have access to Silver Sands Outlet center in Destin which is one of the largest outlet centers in the US. Grand Boulevard provides upscale shopping and restaurants including Tommy Bahamas, PF Chang's, Fleming's Steakhouse, Mitchell's Fish House and Cantina Loredo, as well as a new state of the art movie theatre. Baytowne at Sandestin provides additional shopping, restaurants, bars, family fun set on the beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Santa Rosa Beach, South Walton

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Early Fall
28 Aug 2016 - 18 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Jan 2017 - 1 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
26 May 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £177 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £65
Tax Rate 12.0%

Holiday Weeks including Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's rate is 1700.00 per week, 225.00 per night with a 4 night minimum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Santa Rosa Beach in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Located on first floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Located on 2nd floor adjacent to Bedrooms 2 and 3
    Master Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 2 full vanities, toilet and shower.
  • 3 full bathrooms, one on the first floor across the hall from the bedroom, one on 2nd floor adjacent to the two bedrooms and on ensuite to master bedroom.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Located on second floor
    Master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Private balcony 2nd floor accessed from master bedroom.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Located on first floor.
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Bunk Bed , Full/twin bunk with a trundle.
  • 4 bedrooms, one on first floor with queen bed, 3 on 2nd floor including master with queen bed, one with full bed and one with full/twin bunk with twin trundle. Tower room on 3rd floor has 2 chair and a half which fold out into small beds suitable for a small child that is old enough to manage the stairs.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • roller blading
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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