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9 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Santa Rosa Villas Estates - PURPLE PARADISE!

4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home Steps to the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico!

Enjoy your morning coffee on the front deck while watching the boats in the Sound. Take a walk on the beautiful white sands of the beach. Grill up some local seafood on the covered back patio. Take a stroll to the dock for the amazing sunsets. Hey, you're on vacation! You can do it all!!!

Purple Paradise is located in a private gated community, between the Sound and the beautiful Gulf of Mexico on Pensacola Beach. Our quiet, gated community with sidewalks allows for a safe place for children to play and ride bikes. The community pool is great for the days when the beach is rough. The dock is perfect for loading and unloading your watercraft.

Our home is almost 2000 sq ft of open living area, perfect for family interaction. Purple Paradise features a beach theme with bright, tropical colors. The kitchen is large enough for more than one cook and includes most everything you need for those family meals. The kitchen island screams for platters of goodies.

Comfortably sleep up to 10 people in our 4 bedroom home with 2.5 bathrooms. 3 queen bedrooms. Twin room with 2 twin beds. Sleeper sofa in Living area. Pack-n-play

All queen bedrooms have flat screen TVs. 2 with DVD players. Living area has flat screen with DVD player.

Lots of DVD's and music CD's provided

Board games and decks of cards provided


Wifi provided

One of our favorite areas is the covered area out back. Great for cookouts and listening to music. There is also a TV for watching your favorite shows, or listening to the music channels. Gas grill provided.

There are some great restaurant choices on the island. Ride the free trolley (seasonal) to dinner, or to our free Bands on the Beach concerts every Tuesday (seasonal). Cross the bridges and visit downtown Pensacola, or take in a baseball game. Seeing Joe Patti's seafood market is a must. A day trip to the Naval Air Museum makes for a great family outing. Maybe you'll get lucky and see our Blue Angels! Go East via Scenic 98 to see the dolphins, sea lions and such at the Gulfarium. Or, just relax and enjoy the island life.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards ranked Pensacola Beach the #7 top beach in the U.S. Come see what the fuss is all about!!!!

Please Note the Following Rules:

Rental customer must be 25 years of age or older. Rentals are Saturday to Saturday. Check-In time is 3 PM. Checkout time is 10 AM, so that we may prepare for our next arrivals. No refunds will be given for late arrivals or early departures.

Absolutely, NO PETS. Your security deposit will be forfeited and you will be charged additional for rug cleaning/flea spray treatment if any evidence of pet(s) is/are established.

Absolutely, NO SMOKING. Your security deposit will be forfeited and you will be charged additional for rug/drapery/upholstery cleaning or damage caused by smoking products.

Occupancy: The total number of persons allowed in the home at any time is restricted to the number mutually agreed upon and stated on rental contract. Your security deposit will be forfeited if this number is exceeded.

Neighborhood restrictions.

No loud parties allowed. No boats or RVs in driveways. Any evidence of any of these activities will result in a forfeiture of your entire deposit. If you have a boat or RV it must be kept off-site. Any violations of any rules will result in your eviction from the house and forfeit of deposit and rental.

Housekeeping: Accommodations will be cleaned to quality standards prior to your arrival and after your departure. Linens are provided and must not be removed from the unit. There is not an on-site housekeeper. If you are interested in a mid week cleaning, let me know and it can be arranged for a fee.

No phone provided.

Severe Weather: If hurricanes or other extreme weather conditions occur, Emergency Management may issue a mandatory evacuation notice. Accommodation refunds will be prorated from the time of your departure from the island during the mandatory evacuation.

Deposits: A (refundable) deposit of $500 is required to hold your dates. 50% of the rental is due 60 days prior to your arrival. The remaining balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. Payment methods accepted are cash, money order, cashier's check, or traveler's check. The $500 refundable deposit will be refunded within 15 days of departure, providing there is no damage or theft to the unit and/or its contents and all polices and conditions are followed. If repairs to the unit and/or it's contents are required as a result of damage from your stay, the owner reserves the right to apply the deposit to offset the expense of the repairs.

Refunds: If you need to cancel, you must do so at least 60 days prior to your arrival date to receive a refund of your deposit. If you call to cancel your reservations with less than 60 days prior to your arrival, every effort will be made to re-rent the property. If we cannot, your deposit will be forfeited.

Starter supplies are provided. 1 roll of TP per bath, 1 roll of paper towels, and 1 DW tablet. They may be condiments that have been left by previous renters. Coffee filters are provided.

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

Tanya Kimbrough
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2016
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About Tanya Kimbrough

We knew we wanted a "beach" home when we built Purple Paradise. After living in our home for 14 years, we made the move to Denver for a job. We hope you enjoy our home as much as we have.

Tanya Kimbrough purchased this house in 2002

Why Tanya Kimbrough chose Pensacola Beach

As a true Floridian, I (Tanya) grew up in the Daytona area. After marrying and living in Pensacola for many years, I and my husband Rob were finally able to live the dream and build a home on beautiful Pensacola Beach. We raised 2 daughters in the Pensacola area and both have known the beach life.

What makes this house unique

Enjoy a glass of wine on the dock while you watch the incredible sunsets. Sit on the covered front deck enjoying the breeze after a day in the sun. Share quality time with family and friends on the covered back patio while grilling fresh fish. You will find so many special touches at our home.


based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
New Orleans, LA

The Perfect Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

The Purple Paradise is beautifully decorated, well maintained and by far the most well equipped vacation home we have rented. The house is stocked with plenty of activities for all ages and we enjoyed almost all during our stay. From strolling through the neighborhood on one of the three bikes, grabbing beach chairs, sand toys and towels from the garage and heading to the beach or bay, to playing one of the many board games, choosing a dvd from the large selection provided or grabbing a book to enjoy on the balcony. The back patio under the house has a large gas grill, table with plenty of seating, a television and music to listen to while enjoying the delightful breeze. The second refrigerator/freezer downstairs came in very handy. The kitchen has place settings for 10, lots of pots, pans, platters, high chair, booster seat and pretty much every small appliance you would need including an ice cream maker! The owners were very accommodating and helpful. We had a wonderful week. The Purple Paradise will now be our annual summer vacation home!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback! It's so nice to hear that you took advantage of all that Purple Paradise has to offer. We look forward to your next visit!
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Loved purple paradise!

  • 5 of 5

The house was very bright and cheery. It had everything we needed in the kitchen and so many extras in the garage for the beach. The location was perfect for us. We loved having both the bay and the ocean so easily accessed. The beds were super soft and comfortable. All that and the absolute best part was grilling our dinner in the wonderful set up while the family played bean bag toss. I highly recommend purple paradise.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! Sounds like you had a wonderful stay. So happy that you found Purple Paradise comfortable and to your liking. Also glad that you took advantage of the back patio! Please keep us in mind for your future vacation plans.
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Wonderful Home!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the beautiful home during our stay. Relaxing on the front balcony after a day at the beach was perfect. The kitchen is excellent for cooking dinners for a large group of people. The TV and sound system provided entertainment to everyone in the room, whether in the living area, cooking in the kitchen, or eating at the table. We never realized how handy having bikes would be until we had access to bikes at the house. The extra fridge downstairs also helps! Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! It sounds as if you took advantage of the many amenities we offer. I'm so glad you had a grand time. It was great hosting you and please keep Purple Paradise in mind if you find Pensacola Beach in your future vacation plans.
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  • 5 of 5

Purple Paradise is a lovely vacation home.

We had a very nice time.

The owner is a nice person. We had no problems working with her.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad that you had a nice stay and we were able to accommodate your family at the last minute! Thank you for your kind comments! I hope your consider Purple Paradise in any future vacation plans.
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Relax and enjoy the views!

  • 5 of 5

The purple paradise was a wonderful stay!! Enjoyed sitting on the balcony drinking a cup of coffee in the mornings while watching the paddle boarders pass by on the sound side. What a relaxing environment staying here. Would highly recommend this house to anyone who's looking for a comforting, refreshing stay on the beach! Loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for you kind words! I hope you consider Purple Paradise for your future vacation plans.
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Fantastic 4th of July 2015!!!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough positive things about this property and it's amenities... They offer everything under the sun, as if you're living in your own home. From movies, games, kitchen supplies, beach toys, chairs, towels etc... Very clean property with a great location with its own Pier into the Bay, quick access to the beach and conveniently located next to Portofino Resort!

Thanks for a great week!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Purple Paradise and that you found everything you needed was provided! We hope you think of us when planning your next vacation. :) Tanya & Rob
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Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Pensacola International
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
The Break Beach Bar
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Tiger Point Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Red Fish Blue Fish
Nearest Beach
Gulf of Mexico

So much to do, so little time. Two bodies of water on either side. The Gulf on one, the Sound on the other for boating. The bike path for some exercise. . Riding the free trolley to the free bands on the beach concerts on Tuesdays, then coming back to the neighborhood for the fireworks. Taking a day to the enjoy the Naval Aviation Museum In Pensacola, then stopping at Joe Patti's Seafood on the way home to pick up something to grill for dinner. Playing all day on the beach boogie boarding, trying your hand at volleyball, or surfing, then heading to Peg Leg's for Oysters on Wednesday or Sidelines on Thursday for wings. You might want to venture further east to the Gulfarium in Destin to watch the marine life perform! Whatever you decide, you won't be bored.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santa Rosa Villas Estates, Pensacola Beach

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
4 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Nov 2016 - 3 Feb 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
4 Feb 2017 - 6 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Spring
7 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £164
Refundable Damage Deposit £410
Tax Rate 11.5%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed

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 house in Santa Rosa Villas Estates in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1990 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • near the sea ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • 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 ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Hall Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Master bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Half Bath - Toilet
  • Newly remodeled Master bath (5/2016)
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Lavender lovely - 1 Large Double Bed
    Surfs up - 1 Large Double Bed
    Sail away - 2 Single Bed
    Master retreat - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Port a crib Crib rental available
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 3 bicycles
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • 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:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
If you would like a night away from the kiddies, contact me and I'll give you the name of a very responsible young lady who will babysit! In addition, if you would like for someone to come in and assist you with a mid week housekeeping for a modest fee, please contact me. Also, if you are interested in an intimate dinner provided by an excellent personal chef, let me know!

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