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Gulf Front at Sunrise Beach-World Renowned Beach--Great Vacation Spot-Super Home

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,880 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Queen Sleeper Sofa, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

Our home has been updated as of February, 2016. This includes new carpet, new interior paint, new furnishings and new mattresses for the three top floor bedrooms (2 kings and 1 queen).

You're only seconds from the beach and the water at this great vacation home. The house is directly in front of the dunes of Sunrise beach!

This is a three-story home with a large, open floor plan (living room, kitchen, dining area) on the second level and three large bedrooms on the top level (2 kings and 1 queen bed). The master bedroom has a large closet and spacious bathroom. On the first floor, there is a large bunk room and full bath with access to the back patio and the beach. Additionally, on the middle floor, there is a small bedroom with one bunk bed, and a queen sleeper sofa in the living room.

The house has two decks, one opening from the living room, and other off the master bedroom. Plenty of chairs are provided for watching the sunset and sunrise and for relaxing and enjoying the view.

Sunrise Beach is near Gulf Place and Ed Walline State Park, which is not overcrowded like other locations on 30A. There are restaurants, coffee shops, Yolo shop, and boutiques all within safe, easy walking distance of our front door.

Note: For virtual tour, look for link under 'Links to more information' below.

Magnificent Gulf front vacation choice is a Florida cottage style home in the popular, gated, Sunrise Beach subdivision of Santa Rosa Beach, along scenic Highway 30A. This is a Gulf-front home (right behind the dunes of Sunrise beach), with direct access to the Gulf and its emerald waters. Loaded with amenities for the vacationer eager for fun and peace of mind.

One of our recent renters left this assessment in our Guestbook: 'What a view! This is the best beach home we've ever leased. The kitchen is so well stocked. This is the very best yet. Thanks.'

More Details

Anthony Skjellum
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 9, 2017

About Anthony Skjellum

We are a family of four that loves the beach. We like Sunrise beach because the beach in front of our home is beautiful, because the community is gated and quiet, and because it is very close to amenities like Gulf Place.

Anthony Skjellum purchased this house in 2004

Why Anthony Skjellum chose South Walton

The beach is super! The Sunrise Beach community is private, calm, and minutes away from everything on 30A and beyond. This gated community has beach accesses used only by the 40 or so homes in the gated community.

What makes this house unique

Beautiful views, ocean breeze. The full kitchen and beach/ocean views from the Living room and master bedroom...

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a wonderful time... the house was perfect and the beach was perfect!"
Nov 2015
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Santa Rosa Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2880 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4 full baths
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Queen Bedroom - 1 queen , top floor, shares jack & jill bath with King Bedroom
    King Bedroom - 1 king , top floor, shares jack & jill bath with Queen bedroom
    Master - 1 king , Top floor, large bathroom and closet, opens to gulfview deck
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , Sleeper Sofa, Living Room
    Bunk Room - 3 bunk bed , Has adjacent bath; each bunk is full+twin
    Main floor bedroom - 1 bunk bed , Sleep two in twin bunk
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleeper sofa., Bunk Beds (4) 3 of the 4 bunk beds have double on the bottom.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Gulf Front at Sunrise Beach-World Renowned Beach--Great Vacation Spot-Super Home
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 24 reviews

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Had 6 adults and 2 small children with plenty of room to spare. Clean. House had everything we needed and more. On beach, gated community, and short walk to some shopping, restaurants, and bars.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here, especially how close we were to the beach!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ky sisters

  • 5 of 5

Seaward at Sunrise was the best rental we have stayed at on 30A and Panama City beach since we began coming twice a year 12 years ago! Tony was more than accomadating! It was very refreshing dealing with a property owner that was obviously concerned about our stay! We had a large group of family with small children to adults, and this home was most perfect. The mattresses were the most comfortable we have ever slept on, just like home! The private beach and walkout is awesome, steps from the house, where you listen to the surf with the windows shut, all night! Our first time in a gated community, and we plan on making that a requirement. Within 10 minutes of Destin, 20'to Panama City, close to multiple restaurants and hotspots. From The carpets to the rooms and bathrooms and kitchen are beautifully decorated, like brand new! Greatest place on the beach! We plan to return every year! Thank you, Tony, for a wonderful vacation! It can't get any better than Seaward at Sunrise!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our group has visited Seaward at Sunrise for many years now. We love the beautiful location and its convenience. The house is spacious and can accommodate groups with the need for their own personal space. The owners have worked with us year after year and have a great system in place to resolve any unanticipated issues that may arise. I recommend it highly!!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fortson, Ga

Great House and Location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at your place. The weather was great, the water was clear and the house was beautiful! We couldn't have asked for a better week to be at the beach. This is a great place to relax and enjoy the ocean. Tony, the owner is a great person to work with, very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fairfield, OH

Peaceful Retreat

  • 5 of 5

This was our third year staying at this wonderful home. We enjoy the view, peaceful environment, and easy access to restaurants and shops. The home is well stocked and nicely furnished. The owner is a pleasure to work with, as well as the maintenance crew. We plan to return for another year. We highly recommend this home!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Santa Rosa Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
Apr 8 2017 - May 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer1 2017
May 6 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer2 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
July 4 week 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer3 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer4 2017
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall1 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall2 2017
Oct 28 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $375 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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