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30-A The inn at Gulf Place a resort village

Bedrooms Studio
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Top Floor Studio With Fabulous Views Of The Gulf Of Mexico

MINIMUM AGE TO RENT IS 25 or older. NO EXCEPTIONS. ID's checked before key code is given.

If your dates are not available, *Please be sure to check out new condo on 2nd floor ~ Vrbo.com/1008927 this is new and has very large balcony w gulf view.

The Inn at Gulf Place. A small and very charming studio condo with a gorgeous beach view, 10 foot ceilings and on the top floor of a 4 story building. A micro mini penthouse.

***Maximum occupancy allowed is 2 adults and 1 child. Please notice there is only a King bed and small twin futon.

New mattress! , a medium firm 14 inch deep memory foam. The old one was so wonderful but they do wear out. I love this one too.

L@@K ** before booking -

Please be sure to see the new condo I just purchased and renovated here, by going to VRBO.com/1008927. Same building, just two floors below.

A fabulous view of the Gulf of Mexico.

This Resort Community is fast becoming The up and coming area to stay and play for adults.

There is NOT a kitchen to bother with because there is a coffee shop and other restaurants downstairs. Sunrise Coffee, La Playa, Perfect pig, or Pizza by the Sea for some of your meals. Other high end restaurants just walking distance from this small beach community.

Live music, concerts, wine tastings, original art galleries, YOLO shop, a spa and nail salon and original ladies boutiques, all right here in one location!

The beach is just 100 steps away, across 30a beach road.

3 pools to choose from and tennis courts. One pool is heated and two have a jacuzzi.

Two beach chairs are provided for use and a sand proof beach blanket.

Bikes, paddle boards, kayaks, extra beach chairs and umbrellas are rented downstairs.

Beach and pool towels and tennis racquets NOT provided. BRING your own.

Do not take mine to beach or pool, or Charges will incur.

Everyone wants to join in the posh fun here, but... Not everyone is able to....

Minimum age to rent 25.

No smoking in this entire building.

No pets!!! no matter how cute! Including *service dogs.

**As a private owner, I do have the right to refuse.

If these rules are broken and you are caught you will be evicted and lose any deposits and rent left.

Strict regulations must be adhered to for everybody's enjoyment on this property.

We have secure wifi in the units.

Check in is No earlier than 3 pm

Check out is 11:00 am CENTRAL TIME ZONE

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

About Stefanie

A Mom and entrepreneur enjoying life and working to make our life even better.

We are native Floridians from Ocala. Go Gators!

Love everything the Emerald Coast has to offer. This is a favorite get a way for us! Hopefully it will be for you as well for many years to come.

Stefanie purchased this studio in 2013

Why Stefanie chose Santa Rosa Beach

I purchased these properties to take a step away from the very active Destin beach and heavy traffic in summer. Now offering them to rent for your get a way.

Santa Rosa Beach offers a slower paced easy upscale lifestyle for families as well as single adults.

When I purchased this unit, I stripped it of all furniture. I gave it a new color palette and new furniture that makes most people feel relaxed. It's an upscale beachy theme.

Falling asleep in the super comfy memory foam king size bed with soft sheets and pillows, relaxing and waking up to the sun glistening off the water is refreshing to the soul.

This condo has one of the best views of the water from the room.

It was my personal use condo, but now available for you to enjoy too and make many memories on our beautiful beach!

Honeymooners and Anniversary favorite!

What makes this studio unique

This condo is on the top floor and has a wonderful view of the gulf.

This immediate area offers the chance to explore and discover what makes 30A so sought after.

There is a fun night life, great places to eat and fine drinking establishments and you don't have to worry about driving home.

During peak season, There is also a trolley that runs from here to Seaside with many stops along the way .. Check the apps available to see where it is. Tip your driver 😀.

Unique and exquisite ladies boutiques for shopping. Maybe you want to try paddle boarding? There is a YOLO shop 5 steps from my elevator, or stairs, if you prefer.

They offer rentals on kayaks, paddle boards and bicycles as well as sales.

Umbrellas and beach chair rentals are on the beach, in season. March - October.

This is a place that one must experience to realize the beauty of the area.

And the clear emerald color water and sugar white beach sand are priceless.

Most beautiful beaches in the world right here.

Trip Adviser top beaches.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Lovely, perfect weekend! Beach sitting, kayaking and snorkeling with sand dollars, little fish, sting ray.

Steamed shrimp from Goat feathers was a delicious beach snack.

Room is just right, decorated and stocked exactly like we needed.

Thank you, our first beach trip together!
Aug 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • resort
  • village ...
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub and shower combo w sliding glass doors, single sink, granite counter and storage below, toilet, cabinet for additional storage and medicine cabinet on wall, blow dryer and cleaning supplies provided
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • studio - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Studio with French doors, King size pillow top bed, twin size futon-sofa, small pub table and 2 stools. Extra camp chair. 3 drawer chest, night stand, ceiling fan and light, small rug, wood and tile floors, Sony stereo/CD player and ipod connection. Large flat screen tv 32 inch and blue ray DVD player. Secure wifi. Small fridge, microwave, Kurig coffee maker, salt and pepper, cups, mugs, glasses, small plates and silverware
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
This location is a wonderful place to come relax and unwind. This is my favorite place to have personal time away.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(43 traveller reviews)

30-A The inn at Gulf Place a resort village
average rating of 4.837209 based on 54 reviews

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  • 5 of 5

Great location, great stay. We were really happy with the room and the bed was super comfortable. Stefanie communicated often (but not too often) and clearly. I would definitely stay there again. It had all that we needed for a quick mother-daughter getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Thanks for a great stay!

  • 5 of 5

March 2017

We had a great 3 day stay. Stefanie was a very gracious host and made us feel welcome from the moment we got there. She had a nice bottle of wine waiting for us to help kick off our 20th. For a studio, it really has everything you need. We brought a few extra supplies with us but we never even took them out of the car. The bed is brand new and it slept great! Gotta love the view - you are on the 4th floor so you aren't bothered by any street traffic. Just open up the french doors, plop down on the couch and let the breeze come on in. Two access points to the beach directly across street. If you've never visited 30A before, we highly recommend it. Plenty to do and see in Gulf Place or just grab a bike and go explore one of the surrounding beach communities.

Steve & Steph

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The whole "village" atmosphere completely takes you away as soon as you arrive!

  • 5 of 5

It may be a studio, but is so much more than just a room. The decor is exquisite. Making for a complete attitude adjustment. Perfect for a romantic weekend getaway for two. We spent the first day taking in the breathtaking view. Even though there are buildings between the room and the gulf, they surprisingly add to the beauty. They are gorgeous buildings. There is no lack of a view of the gulf, as you can see between and around them perfectly. And the palm trees and landscaping couldn't have been any better manicured. The cobblestone streets, the unique retail stores, and the artists and activities that occur day and night, will keep you entertained without even leaving.along with the coffee shop and restaurants there's really no need to get back into your car. Access to the beach could not be any more convenient. Two swimming pools and a hot tub! More than adequate Parking. And perfectly located between Destin and Panama City beach if you do decide to venture out. Be aware, it is extremely difficult to get out of bed in the mornings. The most comfortable bed ever! I could go on forever. We've been vacationing in this area for 45 years and this just may have been the most perfect experience yet! Stephanie, the owner, could not be any nicer. We plan to return year after year! Would recommend to anyone. You will not be disappointed!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! This condo is clean and decorated so cute. It has everything you need and the location is amazing. It is close to fun bars and restaurants. You can watch the sun rise and set from the room and the beautiful beach is really only steps away. We had the chance to meet Stephanie and she is as nice in person as she is in her emails. Her attention to details is obvious as soon as you walk in the room! We had a very relaxing wonderful week staying at your place and look forward to returning soon! Thanks for sharing your beautiful home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cable didn't work, small balcony wasnt even a place a sit for coffee or wine. Had to wash dishes in bathroom sink.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This guest was unhappy she didn't get to go to South Carolina, due to hurricane. Nothing would make her happy. It's a studio condo = small. No kitchen. I personally saw cable did indeed work. We do not have movie channels. Yes it has a small balcony. There are French doors that open out and a little futon to sit on in front of them looking out. i have since added a small table w chairs. I tried. Sometimes no matter what, some people won't be happy. They were lucky to have even found a place to stay as it was also fall break and we had a ton of evacuees come here.
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Clean, cozy and steps from the beach!

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean,, cozy and steps from the beach. The bed was very comfortable and we were able to see the ocean from the bed. The owner, Stefanie, was kind, responsive and extremely accommodating. The condo is ideal for couples, friends, sisters, or an individual getting away for a week or two. I would definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stinky's Fish Camp
Vue on 30A
La Playa
Pizza by the Sea
Nick's On the Beach Restaurant & Bar
Bud and Alley's
"Watch the sunset from upper deck and wait for the bell to toll at that moment and cheer the ..."
The Red Bar
Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Panama City Beach Airport
Nearest Barpub
La Playa and Other fine eateries with bars
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Santa Rosa Beach Country Club
Nearest Train
250 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach

Concerts and live music are a huge venue here on this property. Book early to ensure a place to stay. These places are filled by concert time!

Wine tastings with local shops on Thursdays

Art and carafes on Tuesday evenings

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in Gulf Place, South Walton

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Spring Break
1 Mar 2017 - 30 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
31 May 2017 - 15 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
indian summer
16 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

housekeeping £52
Refundable Damage Deposit £120
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation confirmed.
Refundable Damage Deposit of $300.00
No longer offering insurance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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