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Seaside Serenity -2BR Beach Getaway (on 30A!) in Santa Rosa Beach! - #103

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Gulf Place - 30A Unit 103

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath on desirable 30-A

Sea Side Serenity is a wonderful, relaxing, and rejuvenating place to call home for your beach vacation. This condominium is fresh and bright and is furnished very nicely. This unit is truly one of the best you will find and has all the amenities you would expect and more. Just upgraded in 2014 with wood floors in the bedrooms and a Big Screen TV in the Living Area. Don't settle for less when you can have a super deluxe accommodation for your beach vacation.

Gulf Place Caribbean is the perfect vacation place for anyone who is looking for serenity and the sea! Forget the high rises and enjoy the uncrowded beach, yet you are only minutes away from all the attractions in Destin. This lovely 1st floor unit is great for families and seniors. The master bedroom features a king-size bed and private bath. The second bedroom has two twin beds with adjoining bath. Plus there is a hallway bunk-bed that sleeps two more. Step out of your condo and enjoy your own patio overlooking a small lake with fountains. From the condo patio, you are just steps away to the pool area and hot tub. Enjoy cooking out on the grills which are located right outside the patio, along the lake and beside the pool.

The gorgeous beach is an easy three minute walk, just steps across 30-A. Gulf Place has its own private beach walkovers for owners and guests. The amenities of Gulf Place are incredible. There are 3 pools, tennis courts, walking and biking trails, and an outdoor amphitheater with free concerts in the summer. Also, Gulf Place Town Center offers several different dining options, lots of shops, an artist center, and more. Everything you need is within walking distance.

Attention golfers! There are twenty-two 18 hole and three 9 hole public or semi-public golf courses within an easy drive. Try a new course every day and test your skills on championship caliber courses that have some of the most beautiful holes you will ever play. Start with the 18 holes at the Santa Rosa Golf and Beach Club just minutes from the condo. Here, you can enjoy beautiful views of the Gulf while enjoying the course described as the 'purest golf on the panhandle' by Golf Magazine. After your round, enjoy the sweeping views of the Gulf while dining at the Vue on 30A, the club's own restaurant overlooking the beach. It only gets better at the nearby Raven Golf Course, a gem designed by Robert Trent Jones. Or take the short drive up to the Camp Creek Golf Course in Panama City Beach. This beauty designed by Tom Fazio has won more awards and been named in more magazines than you can count. It is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary as named by the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary System (ACSS). We could go on and on but if you love to golf, you simply must come and check out the fine courses of Florida's Emerald Coast.

There is no lack of outdoor sports besides golf. Of course, the beach offers swimming, surfing, fishing, snorkeling and just walking on the amazing white sand of Santa Rosa Beach. Being sandwiched between the Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, Santa Rosa Beach also offers nearby sailing, boating, scuba diving, deep sea fishing, water skiing, and on and on. You name it. If it can be done on the water, it can be found here. There is also biking, tennis, shuffleboard, and swimming at the pool just steps from the condo. And with three nearby state parks, hiking, birding, and just about any other outdoor activity that doesn't involve snow or ice is found near here.

Let's not forget the fun places to shop in Destin. If you want to bring home some bargains, try the Silver Sands Factory Stores, a shop-a-holic’s paradise… and it’s also the nation’s largest designer outlet center. Silver Sands features over 100 designer factory stores including Coach Factory, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Under Armour, DKNY Company Store, Bare Essentials, Sony, Michael Kors, LOFT Outlet, Crewcuts, TUMI and much more. For the adventurer, there is a Bass Pro Shops store and numerous outfitters. If you like the smaller artsy shops, look no further than the Gulf Place Town Center or venture up 30A for many chic little shops where often the artist is hard at work on the creation that you will fall in love with.

Though Santa Rosa Beach and 30A is quieter than Destin, that doesn't mean you will go hungry. The condo, of course, is fully equipped for whatever the chef in you wants to create. Then again, you can choose to dine out at any number of great restaurants. From the pricy Ruth's Chris Steak House to the little beach dives that serve fish tacos and frosty cold mugs of draft there is something for everyone nearby. And speaking of nearby, save yourself the trouble of getting in the car and just stroll up to the Gulf Place Town Center for coffee at Sunrise Coffee Company, Pizza By the Sea, or for something a little more fancy, try La Playa. For something more adventurous, try The Perfect Pig where The South of France meets Napa Valley meets the Deep South. Also within walking distance, pick out the perfect beach attire at Soho Beach or Jewel Toffier Clothing. Need to rent a bicycle? We have that and more available to rent at Yolo Board. There's also a day spa, nail salon, hair salon, drug store, bank, ..and well, ...what more do you need?!

If you do want to venture out for a great meal to remember, there are many choices along Hwy. 30A including the incredible beach and sunset views at The Vue, which is a short walk up the beach. Then there's fresh sushi at Basmati's Asian Cuisine in Blue Mountain Beach; great seafood at Stinky's Fish Camp; or listen to live music while you dine at The Red Bar in Grayton Beach, a truly legendary watering hole and just a great place to have some fun. Plus, there are many, many other choices nearby including breakfast at the famous DoNut Hole just off 30A in Santa Rosa Beach. Try the Crab Cake Eggs Benedict there and you will be ruined for life. You cannot go wrong with anything on the menu at the DoNut Hole. We also highly recommend Captain Dave's in Destin for the freshest seafood around or the Acme Oyster House at The Village of Baytown Wharf in the Sandestin Resort. The list of great places to dine is almost endless!

All in all, this is a beach paradise waiting for you and if you want to really enjoy your time at the beach, this condo will not disappoint you. Do not delay as this one books up full every summer and once you stay here, you will know why.

Keywords: Condominium, golf, shopping, artisans, music, beach, pool, heated pool, tennis, shuffleboard, walking trails, biking, swimming

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
teamcraig2@gmail.com
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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About teamcraig2@gmail.com

We have been blessed with 3 married sons and we all enjoy traveling to the 30a community for sun, fun, rest and relaxation!

teamcraig2@gmail.com purchased this condo in 2015

Why teamcraig2@gmail.com chose Santa Rosa Beach

We vacationed on 30a for several years and couldn't wait to come back. We hope you find the area as fabulous as we have; the beautiful crystal clear Gulf and white sandy beaches are amazing. GulfPlace is a fun and relaxing mixed-housing development with hundreds of Palm trees, pools, shops and restaurants, food, and fun for all!

What makes this condo unique

Wonderful walking trails, looking for shells on the beach, sitting under the umbrella just watching crabs hiding themselves in the sand and dolphins playing in the Gulf. You'll enjoy reading, eating, napping, swimming and feeling the warm summer breeze. Those are just a few of the activities you'll love to do.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Seaside Serenity -2BR Beach Getaway (on 30A!) in Santa Rosa Beach! - #103
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
5

We will be back!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time here with our two small children and my parents. The convenience of a first floor condo made the short walk across the street to the beach totally worth it. The pool is steps away and so is a charcoal grill. Everything we needed was provided and we felt very at home. The beds were comfortable and the shower water pressure was great. The Gulf Place restaurants and shops were very convenient and the little art community was adorable. I don't think we will ever stay in busy Destin again with this peaceful retreat right down the road. Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. We know you have a choice, and we are grateful that you selected "Seaside Serenity"! We hope you will come again during your next stay at the beach. Thank you.....!
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5

Exceptionally comfortable, clean and convenient!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation in beautiful Santa Rosa Beach! Our accommodations were very comfortable and super convenient to the pool and grilling areas. Just a short walk and we were on the beach! Would definitely recommend this vacation site!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Seaside Serenity is the REAL DEAL!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed here last year and we noticed some nice upgrades this year from patio furniture, new flooring and new couch and love seat. It is very clean and they have everything you could want in terms of kitchen needs. This is just a perfect location...1st floor, steps away from the pool and a quick walk across the street to the beautiful ocean. You never have to leave if you don't want too...great restaurants within walking distance and a great coffee/breakfast place too! The owners are very responsive and go the extra mile to make sure your stay is a great one! We look forward to many more stays at Seaside Serenity!

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful to hear! Thank you!
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4

great place and responsive owners

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this unit at Gulf Place. It was clean comfortable and well provisioned. . It had everything we needed in a convenient great place. Nice access to the pool and easy access to the beach. I highly recommend this unit for groups of six or less. The owners are responsive and nice as well as easy to work with.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled to know you enjoyed your time at our vacation home at GulfPlace. You also were great to work with. Thank you for the wonderful feedback, it is helpful for guests who are reviewing places to stay.
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4

Fantastic

  • 4 of 5

My husband, 2 boys (8 and 3), and myself had the opportunity to stay in Seaside Serenity in early April and it was a fantastic experience. The condo was clean, spacious, and in an excellent location. It is on the first floor but extremely convenient to the heated pool (hot-tub) and beach access. We ate at our favorite local places: Pizza By The Sea, Stinky's, and took advantage of the local ice cream/coffee shop. We would certainly look to stay at Seaside Serenity in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank so much for letting know you had a good time! We appreciate your feedback. We will be doing a complete remodel this year and hope you'll return next year to see and enjoy our home-away-from-home!
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Madison, Wi
5

Enjoyed our snowbird time ,looking forward to returning next year

  • 5 of 5

Very easy and willing owners to work with. We enjoyed the well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, sitting outside in the sunny afternoons, close by favorite eating areas( Chanticleer & Goatfeathers)nice walking or bike riding areas, very handy for beach walking(4-5 minutes), handy to grocery and other stores as needed. This year we had a farewell snowbird potluck at the pool. Husband enjoyed the convenient parking area and accessibility on the first floor. The grounds were well kept up, heated pool & hot tub well maintained, helpful workers, even offer to carry our garbage out to the receptacles at times. Like I said, we are looking forward to next year, and would recommend this unit .

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so very happy to know how much you enjoyed your stay. We sincerely appreciate you both, you have been great guests here at your winter-home. We look forward to having you return next year!
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Destin, Florida
Nearest Barpub
several in Gulfplace
Nearest Golf
Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
several in Gulfplace
Nearest Beach
Santa Rosa Beach
Car: recommended

30-A runs parallel to the Gulf Coast and Gulfplace is located within steps of the beach. 30-A is located between Destin and Panama Beach, but has an upscale ambiance and Just a short distance to the infamous Watercolor, Rosemary Beach, and Seaside communities.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Gulf Place, South Walton

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Early Winter
23 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£128
£828
£1,515
 
 
Winter
1 Jan 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£128
£695
£1,426
 
 
Early Spring
13 Mar 2017 - 2 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£616
for 3 nights
From
£173
 
 
Late Spring
3 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£695
for 3 nights
From
£199
 
 
Summer
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,780
for 7 nights
£1,780
 
 
Summer 2
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,046
for 7 nights
£2,046
 
 
Summer 3
8 Jul 2017 - 5 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,780
for 7 nights
£1,780
 
 
Late Summer
6 Aug 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£695
for 3 nights
From
£199
 
 
Early Fall
10 Sep 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£576
for 3 nights
From
£159
 
 
Fall Break
5 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£523
for 3 nights
From
£142
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£573
for 3 nights
From
£159
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £87 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Tax Rate 11.5%

Spring Break and Summer Rentals are Saturday to Saturday only.
Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
$250 holds dates - 50% due at 60 days out - 100% due at 30 days out
Monthly rates in winter based on 28 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Gulf Place in South Walton

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • 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:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Outdoor shower - Shower Enclosure , Outdoor shower at pool
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Hallway bunks - 1 Bunk Bed , There are bunk beds in the hallway that will sleep two (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach Service Available at the beach - (chairs and oversized umbrella)

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