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Sailor's Delight, 7-Bdrm Gulf View, Private Heated Pool

Bedrooms 7
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Sailor's Delight

Sailor’s Delight – 8 Vail Lane, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Stay with Sunburst and get up to $280 in Beach Gear delivered to your vacation home!

“Red sky at night, Sailor’s Delight”. This huge 5,700 sq ft home is perfect for multiple families to share with its five king bedrooms and two additional bedrooms, elevator, rec room with ping pong table and private heated pool. Situated on a quiet dead end street, beautifully designed and professionally decorated, Sailor’s Delight will impress even our most discriminating guests while providing comfortable surrounds and gulf views from the balconies.

Ground Floor and Outside: Enter the spacious foyer to find the huge rec room complete with ping pong table, 2 sofas, coffee table, side chair with ottoman, tall table with 2 stools and 42” LCD TV with DVD. Rec room has its own galley kitchen with mini fridge, icemaker, sink and bar with 3 stools. Large bedroom has queen bed, bunk with double beds up and down, 2 bedside tables and 2 lamps. Hall bath has pedestal sink and walk-in shower. Door opens from rec room to the huge pool area. Kidney shaped pool has separate spa area (both can be heated to 86 degrees for additional daily fee – spa cannot be jetted). Large sunny patio surrounds pool and is equipped with multiple loungers for sun-bathing, 4 side chairs and a gas grill. Hot / cold outdoor shower. Two car garage and space for 3 additional cars in driveway plus a parking pad. Private beach access just 165 walking steps away leads to our beautiful white sand beaches and sparkling Gulf of Mexico. (Beach chair service is not available on this private beach.)

Second Floor: Two separate wings accommodate 5 bedrooms and a den. King bedrooms #1 and #2 both have 2 bedside tables, 2 lamps, side chairs, armoires, closets, gulf views and LCD TVs. These two bedrooms share a hall bath with pedestal sink and walk-in shower. Open den area has card table with 2 chairs, chest of drawers, 42” LCD TV, DVD, sectional sofa with queen sleeper section, stereo and a door to the second story balcony. Gulf views from this large balcony which also overlooks the pool. King bedroom #3 has bunk bed (2 twins), 2 bedside tables, 2 lamps, armoire, TV, closet and private bath with vanity sink and walk-in shower. King bedroom #4 has 2 bedside tables, 2 lamps, armoire, LCD TV, side chair, closet and gulf views. Final bedroom has queen bed, 2 bedside tables, 2 lamps, chest of drawers, LCD TV, side chair, closet and gulf views. These two bedrooms and den share a hall bath with vanity sink and walk-in shower.

Third Floor: An expansive great room that includes living, dining and kitchen areas is found on the top floor and greets you with gleaming hardwood floors and gulf views from the deep covered porches. Porches outfitted with table and 6 chairs for outdoor dining, 6 additional chairs and side table. Central island bar with 4 barstools, dining table that seats 8 and card table that seats 4 accommodate your special family gathering. Living area seating includes 2 sofas, 2 plush side chairs, 4 side tables, coffee table, lamps, 50” LCD TV, 2 cushioned window seats and decorative fireplace (not operational at this time). Gourmet kitchen features granite countertops, pantry, 2 sinks, Sub Zero fridge, beverage fridge, 4-burner gas cook top, microwave, 2 dishwashers, wall oven and warming drawer. Computer desk with chair has wireless internet. Sonos music system you can control with your Smartphone. Laundry room has super capacity washer / dryer. Powder room. King master suite has 2 bedside tables, 2 lamps, chaise lounge, plush side chair with ottoman, 2 side tables, bench, armoire, LCD TV, walk-in closet, French door to balcony and gulf views. Private master bath features double vanity sink, bubble soaking tub and walk-in shower.

Sunburst Beach Vacations offers accommodations that include Gulf front beach homes, condominiums and Gulf view villas with private pools. We specialize within several unique beach communities along Scenic 30A like Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, WaterSound and Rosemary Beach. We are a small, locally-owned company with intimate knowledge of our area, and we can provide professional, friendly advice to create the perfect beach vacation to fit your needs. We look forward to working with you…please give us a call today!

IMPORTANT NOTE: Regarding pricing, a cleaning and processing fee, a $69 Vacation Rental Damage Plan Fee and tax will be added to ALL rates. Travel Insurance and pool heating are optional and can be added at Guest's choosing.

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Property Manager
Steve Howard
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

We are from Little Rock – Ron and Ellen – along with our 5 married children and our 12 grandchildren. We looked at many houses online to find one that would meet the needs of all 24 of us and your house was perfect. The childrens ages 7, 5, 4, 3, 3, 2, 2, 1, 1, 1, 1, and 2 months. … We thank you so much for the wonderful home that provided a full week of fun and relaxation. May God bless you richly.
Sep 2012
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Santa Rosa Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Sailor's Delight, 7-Bdrm Gulf View, Private Heated Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Memorable stay

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in your lovely home for a beach wedding in our family. The weather, the beach and your home made for a very memorable wedding and family gathering! The house lived up to the description provided; it was well kept and exceptionally clean. My family and I would love to return for a vacation!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2011
  • Stayed: November 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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