HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

30A Direct Gulf views,firepit 4 brm,2 king brms,sleeps 14, pets RV parking

People14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,580 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Eclectic,funky,old Florida feel,Direct Ocean View,direct lake view too,on 30A

brand new bikes for 2017, Keurig, flat screen in living room, Old Florida with modern conveniences, stainless refrigerator and dishwasher. Direct Ocean views from your back deck. Front deck faces a beautiful coastal lake. ,kayak , life jackets , , high chair , pack n play . 4 bedrooms with two King bedrooms, 2 full baths, stainless appliances, 2 sleeper sofa beds in living room. Flat screens thru-out, , dvds , board games.

Sandy front yard has Adirondack chairs and fire pit overlooking the beautiful beach and water. Sleeps 14 ! ,house has new wood look ceramic tile floors .

House has direct gulf views, to access the beach you walk down the sand road aprox 500 yards to the public beach access. !!!!!!!! .

This home has a huge driveway with motor home parking

The basement has a 1 person studio used periodically by the owner but not a part of the home.

.WE DO NOT RENT TO UNDER 25 INDIVIDUALS.

More Details

Owner
robin meadows
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

What makes this house unique

this home is the best of both on the 30A side there is a coastal lake and on the other side is the beautiful beach and ocean views. We can see the sunsets, or have a fire in our sand covered yard. We love that you only walk about 500 feet to the beach access.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Dune Allen Beach in Santa Rosa Beach

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1580 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • there is an enclosed outdoor shower with hot and cold water
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , this room sleeps 5
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , twin over full bunk bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
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
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

60% Complete
20% Complete
8% Complete
5% Complete
5% Complete
30A Direct Gulf views,firepit 4 brm,2 king brms,sleeps 14, pets RV parking
average rating of 4.2285714 based on 35 reviews
Dallas,Texas
5

love,love,love the Gulf views!

  • 5 of 5

this house has beautiful Gulf views! We really enjoyed this location, it has Gulf views, lake views, and right across the street from Stinkys. Our whole family took advantage of the bikes provided. We biked to Topsail state park, Gulf Place, and enjoyed the proximity to all the shops and places to eat. Loved the way the house was decorated, it was very comfy and had plenty of games, dvds and books. Everything was clean and had everything we needed. Look forward to hopefully coming back again!

Dale G

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: it was a pleasure to have your family stay with us. I am so happy you got to visit Topsail State Park, it's only about a mile up the road with a dedicated bike route the whole way.It is a gem that a lot of families that visit 30A never realize that is here . Gulf Place is a great place for shopping, dining, and have a drink. We think we have some pretty great views too, please come back again.
Did you find this review helpful?
4 2
3

3 stars because we enjoyed ourselves at the beautiful beach

  • 3 of 5

Everyone in our group agrees that this house does not belong on your site, despite good reviews. I have never been disappointed in any vacation that I've booked through VRBO until this one.Before booking, my friend and I read all the reviews. There were only 2 really bad ones, while the rest were positive.

As one review stated, we also could not get in upon arrival. I never received a confirmation letter with the code as the owner addressed that complaint, but I did remember that it was left unlocked. We walked right in. I tried calling the number listed on the wall, but there was no answer. I did reach the owner who directed me to the wall for both the code and management company. The code was not listed, and that was the number we called several times with no answer.Old Florida style/eclectic : it is. It could be a really eye-catching property if more maintenance would be done. The decor is beachy and homey, though the furniture is a bit run down. The sleeper sofa is broken.Distance to the beach is accurate. The view is beautiful.Beds are comfortable, and the kitchen is well-stocked. There are some things that just need to be thrown out. There are pieces of appliances in the pantry and cabinets. We had to buy towels before everyone with us could shower. I know we have to do laundry, but if a property has a number of people that can stay, there are ususally enough towels for the first round of showers. There were only 2 dish towels, so we bought those as well.The bikes were a great plus, although only 3 were used...the others were on flats. The kayak was fun. The rest of the beach supplies were dirty, moldy, and /or broken. The cleaning company should either go through the storage boxes and porches to clean and organize or just through what's not usable. The swing that looked so appealing in the listing was broken and just thrown on the side of the house.The front porch furniture is rusted and in very bad shape. In the back, the cushions need to be replaced.The refrigerator does not keep anything really cold. The directions on the wall state not to change the settings, so we just kept a lot of our things in ice chests. The bottom drawer in the refrigerator does not cool at all. Again, directions were given not ro lower the AC below 70. It was never 70 in the house; it hovered at 73/74. Cleaning the filthy grill intake and filter may help. We bought fans for every room. Small roaches (kitchen), ants in the bathroom sink, rat family under steps.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so sorry you had problems, we have addressed these with local management company , and will make a change if necessary.The living room sofas were just replaced with brand new ones, the moment someone reported it. The cleaner has been replaced. New outdoor furniture is also being replaced, we have not stayed there all summer and the management company did not make us aware it had rusted. I am happy you enjoyed the beach, the comfy beds, the kayak, the bikes and the fact it was well stocked.
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
Knoxville
3

Roomy and bright

  • 3 of 5

The place was pretty, could have used a good cleaning. Even though it is not on the beach it is an easy walk down to the water. We had a good stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you had a good stay, We are presently looking replacing the cleaner and inspector.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Great value

  • 4 of 5

Great views and beach access, everything you need is in the cottage.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Beautiful ocean view and easy walk to Beach.

  • 4 of 5

We arrived at 5pm on check in day to the home having not been cleaned. Called the number provided for owner and left a voicemail letting them know the place hadn't been touched by a cleaning crew yet. Call was promptly returned by the property manager and he was apologetic and sent out a crew as fast as he could. They arrived an hour later and started cleaning. Other than that one hitch the rest of our stay was great.

The ocean views from the back deck were beautiful. It was nice hearing the ocean and seeing it without paying the $$$ for direct ocean front access. The walk to the public beach access was an easy stroll. We brought our beach wagon to tote all our stuff and it worked out great. The Publix was close by for us to grab some groceries and they had $9.99 beach towels that worked great. Stinky's Seafood restaurant is across the street. We have a 5 and 2 year old, having that restaurant so close was clutch for easy lunch time meals. Husband would walk and pick up food to go. Taco Tuesday get the Trio taco meal!

We used the bikes provided every day. Went to Walmart and got a bike trailer for the kids to be pulled behind. Loved the bike trails that took you along 30A and to the different state parks. We even took them down to Grayton Beach area and ate at Local Catch restaurant. Really good food! The ice cream shop by Grayton Beach is amazing and you will not it when you see it. Always has a line but so worth it.

We had a really great stay. The home was perfect for us and would be great for two families to share. There is a master and guest room with bunk beds on each side of the home with each side getting a tub/shower combo. All rooms have tvs but we only used the family room tv for playoff NBA watching. We enjoyed doing a couple puzzles with our children on the large table. The a/c worked great but with sun on the skin I got hot at night. We used one fan we found and it helped a ton for sleeping.

The only complaints would be the yard has sticker weeds and our kids really couldn't play except for on the boardwalk and deck. We all got stickers stuck in our feet at some point. They hurt! We didn't end up using the fire pit area bc of that. The lot size is huge but the deck is so slim, wish it could be expanded.There also were not any cleaning items like windex or cleaning sprays. Wasn't a big deal I just like to keep things clean.

Really enjoyed our stay and even extended it a couple days! Really great deal for being so close to beach.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

2nd time we've stayed here! great house and location!

  • 5 of 5

we love it here, quiet end of 30A, clean and neat, has that Old Florida feel, and the most beautiful sunsets off the deck. We love hearing the roar of the waves while grilling out or curled up with a good book. And yes we will come back a 3rd time if we get a chance.

-Tim M

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0

Location

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Dune Allen Beach, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
fall
13 Aug 2017 - 6 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£880
for 3 nights
From
£217
£1,789
 
 
LATE FALL 2017
7 Sep 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£173
 
 
fall II
20 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£620
for 3 nights
From
£130
 
 
spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,049
for 7 nights
£2,049
 
 
spring 3
15 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,010
for 3 nights
From
£260
£1,703
 
 
SUMMER 2018
19 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,569
for 7 nights
£2,569
 
 
summer 2
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,785
for 7 nights
£2,785
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£923
for 4 nights
From
£173
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £147.61
Pet Fee £135.96

Rates are subject to change until reservation confirmation. any reservation falsified will be subject to forfeiture of any rent paid and immediate eviction from the property. cancellation within 90 days of arrival receive no refund.
GROUPS UNDER AGE OF 25 ADD AN ADDTIONAL $990 SURCHARGE

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
Available
Unavailable