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Kim Wilton

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Palm Oasis with Private Pool!

14 Reviews
Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

South Walton House Rental Photos and Description

House, 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, (Sleeps 15)

Very large private home with spacious porches overlooking the large, private pool and decks. The attic kid's room is incredible and even has Gulf and Lake views! While inside, enjoy your favorite movies on the 42' flat screen TV in the living room and check your email on the computer with internet access. This house is one of the closest in Watercolor to the beach and the beach club pool.

There are 6 bedrooms and 6.5 baths: Master Bedroom with King bed and private bath, 2nd Master Bedroom with King Bed and private bath, 1 Queen with private bath, 1 Queen with private bath, 1 Bunk with trundle, Kid's Attic has 2 Twin and a Full Bed. There is also a pull out couch on the first level.

On the 1st floor there are 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, the Den, a fabulous front porch and a back deck that leads to the private heated swimming pool with an outside .5 bath. On the 2nd floor is the Master Bedroom, 2 bathrooms, Kitchen, Dining and Living Room and a back deck that overlooks the pool. The 3rd floor is the Kid's attic (gameroom), there are 2 twin beds, a full size bed and a foosball table.

Watercolor is one of two planned communities located along scenic Highway 30-A along Florida’s north Gulf coast. There are several unique features to Watercolor, including Western Lake, a rare, 220-acre coastal dune lake that is bordered by coastal pine forests. There are three restaurants located on the lake, as well as canoe and kayak rentals and sailing excursions, a boathouse, and a large outdoor amphitheater for concerts and festivals. Cerulean Park links the lake to the Gulf, and is one of Watercolor’s central gathering places. An extensive woodland trail system for hiking and biking meanders through the community of Watercolor, and nearby state parks offer different perspectives of the coastal dune lakes, sand pine scrub, longleaf pine flatwoods, cypress ponds and wetlands.

The Town Center in Watercolor has a collection of retail shops and markets. The neighboring towns of the “Beaches of South Walton,” hold special events throughout the year, such as jazz concerts, beach parties and art shows. The town of Seaside holds a Red Wine Festival in the winter, and DeFuniak Springs’ “Christmas Tour of Homes,” is well worth the trip.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kim Wilton (Property Manager)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

About Kim Wilton

We are the McKennas from Cincinnati, Ohio. We have been married over 25 years and have four beautiful daughters. Peter is a physician and Lori herds the girls as well as helps manage our Florida home. We know you will enjoy your treasured vacation here as much as we do during our stays. If there is anything we can do to make your visit more pleasant let us know.

What makes this house unique

Palm Oasis allows guests to walk across the street to the beach as well as to enjoy its own pool. A designer interior is elegant yet comfortable. It helps in maximizing the enjoyment and relaxation of a vacation.

Reviews

4.7
based on 14 traveler reviews

Palm Oasis with Private Pool!
average rating of 4.714286 based on 14 reviews
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Terrific

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. There were 14 of us for part of the time and 12 for most of the time. The house was perfect--every bit as attractive as advertised. The adults as well as the grandchildren ages 8 to 16 loved the experience--proximity to beach, private pool and overall amenities in the house. The one observation is that 1 roll of paper towels and 2 rolls of toilet paper per bathroom are woefully inadequate for a week's stay for 14 occupants. There was only 1 small bar of soap in each bathroom--presumably it was supposed to be enough for use in the shower and at the lavatory. Also, when we arrived there were no kitchen garbage bags other than the 2 in the wastebaskets and no dishrags and tea towels in the kitchen. A call to the property manager resulted in prompt delivery of a box of garbage bags and a couple of tea towels. (I discovered that there were a couple in the laundry room .) I would rent this house again, but, considering the cost of renting, I don't think it is too much to ask for more than 1 roll of paper towels and more t.p. and bar soap--a small expense for the owner and a convenience for the renter. C.A.--Houston

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home

  • 5 of 5

This home is perfect for families. It has a long staircase in the center of the home which would not work well for disabled, elderly or individuals with knee problems. Otherwise the home is ideal and nicely located.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Christmas vacation

  • 5 of 5

House was beautiful, comfortable and in a GREAT location within walking distance of everything. We had 10 people (3 generations) and everyone had plenty of shared and private space. Highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Watercolor Beach Home

  • 5 of 5

This lovely vacation home is beautifully decorated, comfortable and well maintained. It's perfect for large family gatherings. We enjoyed its convenient location to the beach and Town Center. We would highly recommend renting this home and look forward to returning again in the very near future.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Beautiful Beach Home w/Lots of Amenities

  • 5 of 5

We have been to the Watercolor area several times and this is by far our favorite home! The decor is beautiful, the layout is ideal for big groups and you couldn't ask for a better location. It's a short walk or bike ride to restaurants, shopping and the beach. The bedrooms are large and each one has it's own bath. The main level kitchen/dining room/living room is an open floor plan and is ideal for entertaining. Everything was perfectly in order for our arrival. We will absolutely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
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M. Adams

  • 5 of 5

With our group of 9 adults and 4 children the house was wonderful!! Had all the amenities we needed....great location, wonderful pool and lots of room for all of us to spread out and relax. I only wish our weather had been better, but there was lots of rain this summer at the beach. We liked our vacation and our home so well we booked it again!!!

Thanks for beginning the memories for our family at Watercolor!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

WaterColor Resort Amenities & Activities At a Glance

• Pristine sugar sand beaches

• A rare 220-acre coastal dune lake for paddling and fishing

• Unparalleled beachside, poolside and lakeside dining

• Championship golf nearby

• Award-winning tennis facilities

• An intimate, coastal-inspired spa

• A state-of-the-art fitness facility

• A private beach club accessible to guests

• Access to bicycles, kayaks, canoes and fishing gear from the Bike Barn and Boathouse (Fees apply)

• Orvis endorsed guide service

• Fly-fishing instruction and outings

• Canoe and kayak excursions

• Acres of parks, gardens and foot paths

• Woodland hiking and biking trails

• Supervised children's activities

• Shops and live entertainment venues

• Nearby state parks and preserves

• Meeting and special event planning services

• Innovative spaces for gatherings of all kind

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Rates & Availability

Watercolor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 4 2016 - Aug 19 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$10,800
 
 
Fall
Aug 20 2016 - Oct 21 2016
3 night minimum stay
$1,020
$7,000
 
 
Winter
Oct 22 2016 - Mar 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$875
$6,000
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 14 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$10,800
 
 
Easter
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$12,420
Flat fee
 
 
Spring
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$1,165
$8,000
 
 
Memorial
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$12,420
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$10,800
 
 
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$12,420
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
$10,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$875
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Non-Refundable Booking Fee $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cleaning & WaterColor Guest cards are included. Extra: Refundable Security Deposit; Pool Heat; 12% Tax (11.5% after October 1st); $45 Non-Ref Booking Fee. Holidays Extra with a 5 night minimum (Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years)

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Amenities

South Walton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 17 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower
    Second Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located in bedroom 3
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located in bedroom 4
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located outside of bedroom 5
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , Located downstairs from bedroom 6
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Located outside by pool
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Located by Pool
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Master Suite - 1 king
    Second Master Suite - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 bunk bed , with trundle
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Details sent with inquiry on bike rentals, tennis, water sports and other activities Watercolor has to offer!

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