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We love our gulf view home and know you will too! The house is ideally located in the heart of prestigious Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, south of Scenic 30-A. Enjoy a relaxing and memorable family vacation in our spacious two bedroom, two bathroom house with private heated pool. The house sleeps 6 comfortably and is a leisurely two minute stroll from the driveway located at the northeast corner of Gulfview Heights and Betty St. to the dune walk over. We are also adjacent to the beautiful Draper Lake making this a perfect getaway for nature lovers. Our home away from home offers great location and value, peaceful surroundings, scenic beauty and is close to all amenities.
Santa Rosa Beach is a quiet community nestled beside the Gulf of Mexico. Located approximately 15 miles east of Destin, FL, Santa Rosa Beach offers easy access to shopping, restaurants, deep-sea fishing, family friendly activities, golf courses and airports. Natural beauty abounds along scenic 30-A with miles of walking and biking trails, nature preserves, wildlife, Dune Lakes, sugary white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters.
Home and Furnishings
Our home is constructed on raised pilings to provide partial views of the Gulf from the large covered wraparound porch. The cottage decor is comfortable and includes Italian porcelain tile floors, crown molding, cherry cabinets, Corian kitchen counter tops, cultured marble in the bathrooms, new premium broadloom, new Sealy Posturepedic Plush matresses, new Maytag stainless steel kitchen appliances and new GE washer and dryer. Relax and enjoy the gulf breeze on the covered deck complete with chairs, tables, ceiling fans and natural gas Broilmaster Premium Grill.
Our cottage is fully furnished and equipped with all the comforts of home. Our home is well maintained and improvements are made each year for your comfort. Each bedroom has a wrought iron headboard and bench. The master bedroom has a king size bed and the guest room has a queen size bed. Each bedroom includes a 20' television with DVD player, portable radio with CD player and alarm clock. Hair dryers are provided and all linens except beach towels are included. The living room includes a full size sectional sleeper sofa, a new 42' LED HDTV with a Smart Wi-Fi built in Bluray player (cd up conversion) and a stereo system with radio and CD player. The kitchen is fully equipped with brand new stainless steel refrigerator/ice maker, self-cleaning range, dishwasher and microwave, toaster, coffee maker, blender, dishes, utensils, glassware and tv. Other amenities include ceiling fans, brand new washer/dryer, iron/ironing board, gas grill, beach/pool toys/floats, cards/games, a large selection of movies, 6 beach chairs and a beach umbrella. Wireless high speed internet is complimentary.
Ours is a large corner lot (1/3 acre) which includes a lush lawn with irrigation system, natural vegetation and a sparkling 13' by 26' private heated pool for cooling off and relaxing. Outdoor furniture, floats and pool toys are included; the pool is not shared with any other houses.
Our beach house is on the northeast corner of Gulfview Heights Street and Betty Street, facing the Gulf. It is a short two minute walk form the house to the Gulfview Heights beach access (see aerial photo), no traffic or busy roads to cross. Restrooms, outdoor showers, covered picnic pavilion and BBQ grill are available for your convenience. The house includes 4 light-weight aluminum beach chairs and a beach umbrella for your use. We do not provide beach towels.
Dune Lakes/Draper Lake
Draper Lake is located at the end of Betty St. and offers a unique experience with its diverse ecosystem.
Bring your bikes or rent them nearby and explore the 20-mile-long bike/walking trail, nature preserves and 11 dune lakes. Access to the trail is just steps from the house and runs the entire length of Scenic 30-A.
Several shops and restaurants are within walking or biking distance, as is Goatfeathers Restaurant & Seafood Market. The shops, restaurants and seasonal events of Gulf Place Resort are just half a mile to the west and accessible via the bike/walking trail. There are several upscale and popular beach communities to explore along Scenic 30-A including Seaside (6 miles) Dune Allen, Gulf Place, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, Watercolor, Seagrove Beach, Seacrest, and Rosemary Beach. The Santa Rosa Golf and Beach Club is located less than a mile from Blue Parrot Cottage.
Winter Break Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015 7 night min stay
Winter Jan 3 - Feb 20, 2015 3 night min stay
Early Spring Feb 21 - Mar 6, 2015 7 night min stay
Spring Break Mar 7 - Apr 3, 2015 7 night min stay
Late Spring Apr 4 - May 22, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Summer May 23 - Jul 3, 2015 7 night min stay
Fourth of July Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015 7 night min stay
$2,395 flat fee
Summer Jul 11 - Aug 14, 2015 7 night min stay
Late Summer Aug 15 - Sep 25, 2015 7 night min stay
Fall Sep 26 - Nov 13, 2015 3 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Terms of rental subject to proper ID/Rental and Policies Agreement. Family rentals only; no pets, no smoking, no students or singles. Due to high demand, summer reservations are suggested 12 months in advance of travel. Please add 2.5% fee for domestic credit card payments, cashier's checks accepted. Pool heating additional $30 per day Mar-Nov. Owner: firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-701-5225.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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About the owner: We fell in love with the area 15 years ago and have never looked back. We hope you love our home as much as we do! Warmest regards from our family to yours :) A special thank you to all of you who have helped us make BPC possible!
Why the Owner Chose Gulfview Heights: The miles of walking/biking trails along 30a. Wildlife, nature, crystal clear water and sugary white sand offer scenic beauty and tranquil surroundings.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Gulf views, private heated pool steps to the beach and Draper Lake. Bike paths, beach access with restrooms, parking, showers, picnic area and lifeguards. Walk or bike to Gulf Place or short drive to Destin and Seaside. Proximity to airports. Free WiFi.