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Gulf Front 4/3-Rent Nightly!! Free Paddleboard & Beach Service March & April!!

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Special offer: Book 3 nights thru 4/30-Free Paddleboard & Beach Service Details

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SPECIAL: book 3 nights for March or April 2015 and receive free beach service and a free paddleboard or kayak rental!

Beach service will include 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas.
Your choice of Paddleboard or Kayak rental for 24 hour period. Equipment will be delivered and picked up at your doorstep. All equipment provided by Burkes Beach Service.
I usually respond to inquiries within an hour.
I always keep my calendar updated - if dates are open on the calendar - those dates are available!!

March 6-8 - Alys Beach Wine Festival. This three-day event features a Friday night gathering, wine tasting seminars, a walkabout and grand tasting, band party at nightfall, and Sunday’s exclusive event, Fruits de Mar & Sancerre featuring a Croquet Tournament

April 11 - Music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons at Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village.

April 16-19th features the 29th Annual Sandestin Wine Festival, known as the Best event in the Visit South Walton Beaches area. Four days of unique events open up a wide range of experiences from attending wine dinners with celebrity chefs, participating in preview events throughout the year, and taking part in wine tastings that showcase hundreds of wines.

April 23-26 enjoy the South Walton Wine and Food Festival With two Grand Tastings, a Culinary Village, a Nashville songwriters showcase and a VIP Tasting.

While Blue Mountain Beach is a lovely place for a beach wedding, our house is not suitable for events as there are only 3-4 parking spots and no street parking.

This beach home was designed to maximize the unbeatable view of the water, while creating a living space to accommodate large groups with ample room for cooking and dining together. Redfish is a beautifully appointed home with all the modern amenities you'd expect from a luxury vacation rental.

Spend hours on the beach, playing in the surf, building sandcastles and netting crabs. We almost always see dolphins every day and often see pods of cow-nosed rays and the occasional sea turtle. You'll want to call everyone together in the early evening to enjoy sunsets from the spacious porch or upstairs balcony.

Try our outdoor shower - you'll get addicted!

You'll have the best of both worlds; enjoy the bustle of Seaside, then retreat to the quiet of Blue Mountain Beach just minutes away. Walk down to the Blue Mountain Creamery for some homemade ice cream and La Loba's bakery for organic sweets and sensational carry out meals. For the Health of It, a health food store and juice bar, Big Daddy's bikes, McTigh's Irish Pub and Pizza Joint, Marie's Bistro, Marie's Barside (live music & tapas) and Nick's Seafood are all within a few minutes walk.

You're a few minutes bike ride from Grayton Beach and all it has to offer: the legendary Red Bar with live music and fantastic food, Pandora's, Shorty's Surfside, 2 cute coffee shops, Borago and Sergio's Little Italy, just to name a few places. Bike a few minutes in the other direction to Santa Rosa Beach: you'll find Bolo coffee shop, more restaurants including Pizza by the Sea, and local artists displaying their wares around the peaceful public green space, where you'll sometimes find free, open air concerts.

There is a 23-mile paved bike path running alongside 30A; if you don't have a bike there are nearby rental shops. Oftentimes we park the car and use our bikes all week!

Since you're beachfront, you can have a bonfire on the beach using our permit - you just need to use a bonfire vendor pre-approved by the South Walton Fire Department and pre-arrange through us. There are times when bonfires are not allowed due to nearby nesting sea turtles.

Both saltwater and freshwater fishing abound: fish for bluefish, spanish mackerel, amberjack, grouper, red snapper, speckled trout, pompano, black drum, cobia, and, of course, redfish.

This is the bedroom setup at Redfish:

FIRST FLOOR:
There is one bedroom on this floor with 2 full sized beds. There is a full bath across the hall with a tub/shower combo.

SECOND FLOOR:
There are 3 bedrooms on the second floor.

The master bedroom faces the gulf and features a private bath, walk-in shower and a king-sized bed.
The second master has a king sized bed and a daybed (shares the jack & jill bath). This bedroom opens up onto the balcony so you can walk to the second floor gulf front balcony.
The 'bunk room' has a queen bed and a bunk bed (shares the jack & jill bath). This bedroom also opens up onto the balcony so you can walk to the second floor gulf front balcony.
There is a twin daybed on the catwalk on the second floor.

THIRD FLOOR:
On the third floor is a loft space, with a built-in ladder, and 2 twin beds.

We have a management company on call 24/7 should any issues arise.

If you've never been to Seaside, you're in for a treat. It is a picturesque town with unique architecture, picket fences and homes tightly knit to encourage walking and a community feel. Its 'walk-to-anywhere' design includes a gourmet food market, coffee shops, ice cream parlors, restaurants, art galleries, and small boutiques all centered around a town square with an outdoor amphitheater. Seaside was featured in the 1997 movie The Truman Show.

If you feel like a change of pace, you can drive the 25 miles to Destin, where you can tour the Gulfarium (an aquarium with over 200 mammals, fish, birds and reptiles) take a Dolphin Cruise, go to the Hard Rock Cafe or shop at one of the more than 100 stores located in the Silver Sands Outlet Mall. In the other direction is Panama City Beach, where you can stroll the Boardwalk at the new Pier Park, with nearly 100 shops and restaurants, or try to get your name on the 'best times' board at the Gran Maze at Coconut Creek Family Fun Park.

You won't be disappointed with the area, and we know you'll want to come back again and again to our little piece of heaven on the Gulf. Redfish is truly a beach house where you can unwind and create family memories together.


Keywords: Gulf Front, Premier Property, House, Hardwood Floors, Professionally Decorated

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    sorry, so under 25 spring breakers...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • Master: 1 king

    master on 2nd floor has private bath with walk in shower...moreless

  • 2nd master: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    king & twin daybed, shares bath...moreless

  • queen bunk room: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    queen & bunk bed (sleeps 4) shared bath...moreless

  • ground floor bedroom: 2 double

    2 doubles (sleeps 4)...moreless

  • Loft: 2 twin/ single

    2 twins, built in ladder...moreless

  • catwalk: 1 twin/ single

    daybed on catwalk...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • en suite bath in master: toilet, shower

    master bath has walk in shower...moreless

  • main floor bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    bathroom on first floor...moreless

  • jack & jill bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    has walk in shower, separate toilet, garden tub...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor Shower

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    easily plug in your ipod to play throughout the house...moreless

  • Television:

    all flat screens ...moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    table seats 10, 4 additional seats at bar...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

 

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Special offer: Book 3 nights thru 4/30-Free Paddleboard & Beach Service

Since we're Gulf Front you can wander down to the beach and take advantage of your free beach service! SPECIAL: book 3 nights for March or April 2015 and receive free beach service and a free paddleboard or kayak rental! Beach service will include 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas. Your choice of Paddleboard or Kayak rental for 24 hour period. Equipment will be delivered and picked up at your doorstep.

Offer for: Mar 2, 2015 - May 1, 2015 View calendar

Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Feb 28 - April 17, 2015
Feb 28 - Apr 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$650
$4,600
April 18 - May 1, 2015
Apr 18 - May 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$600
$3,600
May 2 - May 23
May 2 - May 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,100
May 23-June 6
May 23 - Jun 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,200
June 6-June 27
Jun 6 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,000
4th of July
Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,200
July 11-August 15
Jul 11 - Aug 14, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,000
August 15-22, 2015
Aug 15 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $275
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

SPECIAL: book 3 nights for March or April 2015 and receive free beach service and a free paddleboard or kayak rental!

Beach service will include 4 chairs and 2 umbrellas.

Your choice of Paddleboard or Kayak rental for 24 hour period. Equipment will be delivered and picked up at your doorstep. All equipment provided by Burkes Beach Service.

20% of base rate will be retained for any cancellation and remaining balance paid will only be refunded if I can book at full rate. You can purchase trip insurance through my property mgr. for an add'l 7% of total.

50% of base due upon booking, balance due 30 days prior to arrival

a valid credit card no. is required in lieu of damage deposit


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Year Purchased: 2002

About: My husband and I own Redfish in a partnership with 2 other families. We live in Atlanta with our 2 children.

Why Private Homes:
We have been in love with the Seaside area since 1996, when we first vacationed there. It is a place that is very special to us and is terrific for families.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The bike path is our favorite feature. We ride everywhere, sometimes we even have a destination in mind before we set out! The path is paved and FLAT - anyone will enjoy it.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • that blue you see is the gulf!

    that blue you see is the gulf!

  • living room

    living room

  • open plan kitchen

    open plan kitchen

  • master bedroom with private bath

    master bedroom with private bath

  • master has fantastic gulf view, opens up onto balcony

    master has fantastic gulf view, opens up onto balcony

  • 2nd master with king, twin daybed

    2nd master with king, twin daybed

  • all the upstairs bedrooms open up onto the wrap-around balcony

    all the upstairs bedrooms open up onto the wrap-around balcony

  • downstairs bath has shower/tub combo

    downstairs bath has shower/tub combo

  • bedroom with queen, 2 twins, this photo appears dark, but room is really sunny!

    bedroom with queen, 2 twins, this photo appears dark, but room is really sunny!

  • foyer

    foyer

  • full sized laundry room

    full sized laundry room

  • view from balcony

    view from balcony

  • dining table seats 10

    dining table seats 10

  • living room

    living room

  • gulf front porch with adirondacks

    gulf front porch with adirondacks

  • master has walk in shower

    master has walk in shower

  • twin daybed on catwalk

    twin daybed on catwalk

  • jack and jill has walk in shower, jetted tub, water closet

    jack and jill has walk in shower, jetted tub, water closet

  • downstairs bedroom with 2 double beds

    downstairs bedroom with 2 double beds

  • queen bedroom access to upper deck

    queen bedroom access to upper deck

  • loft has 2 twins

    loft has 2 twins

  • Redfish from street

    Redfish from street

  • outdoor shower - try it, you'll be hooked!

    outdoor shower - try it, you'll be hooked!

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Speaks: english
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