|Minimum Stay||3 - 8 nights|
Enjoy the BEST and MOST SWEEPING Gulf views of any home in the Seacrest Beach development ... while still getting to enjoy the awesome 12,000-square foot lagoon pool. You can expect an up to date remodeled home ready for Spring Break 2016, including new floors throughout, new kitchen appliances, painted cabinets and quartz countertops! Perfectly gorgeous beach décor!
Our three-bedroom cottage, 'It Had to be View,' is conveniently located at the front of the popular neighborhood of Seacrest Beach Resort, with NO development between our home and the Gulf. We offer the best of all worlds at a great value:
-- Gorgeous views of the Gulf from the third floor
-- A 2-minute walk to the fabulous Seacrest Beach lagoon pool
-- A 4-5 minute walk (or a FREE and convenient shuttle ride) to the beach
-- An easy walk along 30-A to shopping and dining in the town centers of both Rosemary Beach and Alys Beach
-- Two blocks from a fun playground near the Fonville Press at Alys Beach
At the end of the day, enjoy the stunning panoramic views that will take your breath away!
The home also comes with free wireless internet access -- WIFI
The home sleeps 8 very comfortably with a king sized bed, a queen, a double bed, twin bunks and a daybed with pop-up trundle.
The living area offers a large flat-screen TV with DVD player. The dining and kitchen area, open to the living room, seat 8 for mealtimes -- 6 at the table and 2 at the bar. The well equipped kitchen has quartz countertops, new stainless steel appliances and a spacious pantry.
A full bath serves both the living area and the downstairs bedroom. This bedroom has a private porch which leads to the back yard. It is a flexible room with twin bunk beds and a double bed, suitable for families or four children. There is also a flat screen TV and DVD player to keep the children occupied. Out the back door is a porch, gas grill and a fenced-in backyard for youngsters to play safely.
The second floor has a spacious master bedroom with king bed, hardwood floors, sitting area with a large flat-screen TV and DVD player, and a private porch. The master bathroom has a view of the Gulf from the glass-enclosed shower and tile floors, double sinks and a large tub.
The third bedroom on the same level has a queen bed dressed with a down comforter and a private bath/shower. Double doors lead to a private porch. The second level also includes a laundry closet with full-size washer and dryer. All bedrooms have plenty of closet space.
The third floor is the tower room with wet bar, refrigerator, Carribean-style game table, a 19 in. TV to catch your favorite sports, and daybed with pop up trundle -- great for lounging during the day. There are wrap-around windows and sun decks on both east and west sides to enjoy sunrise and sunset on the gulf and the beautiful beaches of South Walton. Truly AWESOME!
* Stainless steel appliances
* Fully equipped Kitchen
* Quartz countertops
* Hardwood floors
* 9' ceilings
* Wireless internet WIFI
* Large closets in all bedrooms
* Amazing gulf views from the 2 third floor balconies!
Seacrest Beach Resort:
* 12,000 square foot lagoon pool.
* 2 parking places in front of house
Location and Entertainment:
* At the corner of 30A and Sand Flea Drive, Seacrest Beach, Florida
* Nestled between Alys Beach to the West and Rosemary Beach to the East
* Seaside and Watercolor only minutes away
* Close to Publix, Winn-Dixie, Yogurt Shoppe, many restaurants and spa.
* 15 minutes from Silver Sands Outlet Mall and Destin shopping
* Golf at nearby Ocean Club or Sandestin Golf courses.
* Bikes available for rent nearby
Keywords: Gulf views, 30A, Seacrest, Rosemary Beach, Alys Beach, Seaside, Grayton, Santa Rosa,Watercolor,Seagrove,Red Bar,Gulf Place,biking trail,beach access,pool,
The beaches of 30A are absolutely the most gorgeous in all of Florida. I moved here from Georgia to be close to my grandchildren who live in Blue Mountain Beach. I built a house in Blue Mountains Beach a couple years ago to be close to them, just a hop, skip and a jump for 'It Had to Be View'. This has been the most delightful transition and being here makes me want to get up and get out and be active. Katie and Pippa, my lab and Cavalier King Charles, make sure I do the getting up for sure as soon as the sun comes up -- which is really early here!
My son who lives in Atlanta bought this beautiful home in Seacrest in August, 2013, for others to enjoy until he can get here for a quick getaway. I know he would appreciate your telling him what a lovely time you had at It Had to be View! The kitchen and appliances were completely remodeled in 2016 and is amazing!
Kathy Martin purchased this house in 2013
Seacrest Beach is probably one of the most popular vacation spots on 30A because of its proximity to Rosemary and Alys Beaches. The lagoon pool at the Resort is 12000 square feet which gives plenty of space for families to enjoy. The property, named for its amazing views, has unobstructed views of the gulf, and was THE major attraction for us.
I love the shopping experience in this area. There are so many neat decorating stores -- Pizitz at Seaside, Tracery at Rosemary and Beau in Grayton Corners, just love those places. Can't pass up a bargain at the Outlet mall in Sandestin! And it is only 10 miles to Pier Park Shopping Center in Panama City Beach where they have a huge movie theater. Winn Dixie, Publix and CVS are only 3 miles away. My favorite restaurants are George's in Alys Beach, Paradis and Edwards in Rosemary and love the new 'Pearl' Hotel. Can't forget Cuvee 30A at 30 Avenue. Children are welcome in all the restaurants here and so are your animals allowed to sit outside while you enjoy a cocktail or dinner. The walking/bike trail on 30A is unique to this area and a safe and fun place to enjoy.
We stayed a short week and we were all very pleased with the house and it's location. It's a short walk to both the beach, the pool and a few restaurants as well.
We were two families a total of 7 and it was a great time. Was nice to be able to sit up on the third floor and enjoy the sun set.
We had a fantastic trip and really enjoyed staying at 21 Sand Flea. The house is beautifully decorated and had many amenities. The location was also great and close enough to either walk to the beach or to take the tram if you wanted. We were sad to leave.
This house is as beautiful! It has everything you could want. We loved being able to park the car and not get back in it for a week. Everything is within a short walk or bike ride away. The design of the house allows for multiple residents but also allows places to go for a little quiet or privacy.
The house is beautiful and has everything a person could need including a number of private decks.
It is a short walk or bike ride to anywhere you want to go.
I would definitely come back!
We had a great experience at "It Had to be View"! The home is beautifully decorated, stocked with everything you will need, and has such a great location! The design of this home allowed plenty of space to gather, but had plenty of separate areas for relaxation and privacy. The chic, coastal decor was soothing and relaxing. The kitchen is open and beautiful! Decks have fantastic views and are spacious and comfortable for one or many. We loved the location, just inside the community, with an easy walk to the beach or the pool! Kathy was helpful, efficient with communications, and accommodating. I would definitely recommend this home. We look forward to returning here!
We had a great time at this house! The location is great, and an easy walk to the beach! The house is very nice and is very well decorated and has plenty of space (we had 3 couples with no kids but there would be plenty of space if we all had kids!). The view from the top deck is fantastic as well. The property manager, Kathy, is also very nice and accommodating. We hope to make the same trip next year!
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
|Housekeeping||$225 + Tax|
Weekly rates are Saturday to Saturday
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.