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Recent Seaside reviews

  • Fun for the whole family!

    "Proximity to the beach and heart of Seaside was excellent. Spending Halloween in the town square was a highlight for our family. The house has been loved by many visitors. Casual & relaxed furnishings took the stress off of constant monitoring of young grandchildren - a bonus for parents and grandparents! Shutter room was fantastic and a great family hangout to play games, read and watch TV. Observation deck offers beautiful views of the gulf, sunrises and sunsets. There are a LOT of stairs (4 floors worth) which could be a challenge for older adults (or when carrying young children). We appreciated access to the 4 bikes and enjoyed exploring the surrounding area. We've made many trips to Seaside over the years and Roger's Lighthouse helped make it one of our most memorable!"
    Guest: Kathy C. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 5, 2014
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  • Just steps away from everything you need.

    "Let me start off by saying my family and I have been coming to Seaside for 8 years now and we have stayed at many places over that period of time. Picasso Moon was a break from the normal Seaside or Watercolor house that we usually rent that huge and sometimes overwhelming. Picasso Moon offers a creative feel that is in the middle of everything. The one thing that I always say about Seaside when I am describing it to others is how when you park your car you don't have to get it in until you leave. You ride bikes for every for every where you want to go in the town. With Picasso Moon you don't even need the bikes. All you have to do is walk down stairs an you are in the middle of everything. You can't get any closer than this. In the middle of Ruskin Place in you will enjoy the sites sounds of hustle and bustle of this small town. One of our favorite things to do at night was to lay on the bed swing look up at the sky and listen to the people walk by. Bert took great care of us and we were very happy with this property and would definitely stay here again."
    Guest: David Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 29, 2014
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  • Can't wait to come back!

    "I cannot say enough great things about Art & Soul!!! It's everything you want in a Seaside stay. The location is wonderful... overlooks a beautiful courtyard with shops all around, a hop skip and a jump to Great Southern and food trucks, and a short walk to the beach. One of my favorite parts is watching the gorgeous sunsets from the rooftop deck - gorgeous! The house had everything we need and the owners were great to work with as well! Couldn't ask for anything more. Can't wait for another Seaside vacation at Art & Soul!"
    Guest: Rachel40 Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: March 5, 2015
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  • Fantasia Cottage

    "My wife and I came to the coast for a weekend vacation stayed in this villa and it was an excellent experience with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms perfect for my family and within walking distance of shopping eating and the ocean and it has a balcony on the roof where you can sit at night and watch the sunset over the ocean."
    Guest: epeck001 Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 18, 2014
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Seaside Travel Tips

On the Florida Panhandle between Panama City Beach and Destin is the master-planned community of Seaside. Robert S. Davis inherited the land that became Seaside from his grandfather with hopes of converting it into an old-fashioned beach town. Seaside was one of the first cities in America to use New Urbanism design, which promotes walkabilty between neighborhoods and offers several different types of housing.

Waves crash into the Gulf Coast and visitors can swim and play in the clear waters of this Northwest Florida beach destination. The main beach in Seaside is accessible under a tall gray structure that resembles a cross between a pyramid and lighthouse.

Seaside offers visitors with a sense of community and the family-friendly feel is everywhere. The city is home to one of the best beaches on Earth and gained popularity as the filming locadtion for "The Truman Show" starring Jim Carrey.

Seaside Attractions

It's prime location on the Gulf Coast makes Seaside a popular place for visitors. There are three swimming pools, six tennis courts, a world-class croquet lawn and nature walks. Water activities are an obvious must when staying in Seaside. You can have just as much fun as the kids with sand volleyball, sandcastle building, sunbathing, swimming, fishing, snorkeling and a number of other water adventures.

Kids will love a vacation to Seaside where they can learn how to surf and go kayaking, snorkeling, skimboarding, boogie boarding and paddle boarding at Kidz Beach and Surf and Skim Skool.

If you'll be visiting Seaside in March, sign up to be a participant in the Seaside Half Marathon and 5k Race. Runners from all over the country flock to Seaside for the race and each participant receives a medal upon completion. The half marathon will pass through the neighboring communities of Watercolor, Grayton, Blue Mountain Beach and Santa Rosa Beach. You'll run along coastal Highway A30 and take in beautiful views of the water as you progress through the course.

Seaside is very much about creating things and celebrating artists in the community. The whole family will love a trip to The Repertory Theater. It was founded in 2001 and welcomes more than 25,000 visitors every year. The Emerald Coast Theatre Company performs there and is the only professional company on the Emerald Coast. they perform everything from fun kids shows to plays for adults.

In November Seaside hosts the Seeing Red Wine Festival, a nationally-known event. There are testing tents and wine samples from around the world with the option of purchasing your favorites to take home with you. The festival is held on the streets of Seaside and is one of the community's favorites. Tickets for Seeing Red are $120 per person and get you all the wine, food and music you could ever want. Special chefs will also be there to offer demos and samples of some of the best hors d'oeuvres you can find at local restaurants. Other wine events in the Seaside area include Vine to Wine at Seascape Golf, Beach and Tennis Resort, Al Fresco Reserve Tasting in Ruskin Place, Taste of the Beach After Dark in Santa Rosa Beach and Taste of the Beach and Charity Auction in Destin.

Things to Do in Seaside

Shopping: Art galleries, clothing, accessory shops and specialty stores are all over Seaside. Galleries include Fired-Up Pottery Painting, The Justin Gaffrey Studio and Newbill Collection by the Sea. You're guaranteed to get the retail therapy you were looking for with a visit to local stores such as Deja-vu on the Beach, Jahaza Belle, Seaside Class and Seaside Kids. Specialty stores include The Art of Simple, Amore by the Sea and La Vie Est Belle.

30A Songwriters Festival: If you visit South Walton and the Seaside during the 30A Songwriters Festival, you can enjoy live music from a variety of genres providing entertainment. There are more than 200 performances during the course of the three-day event. This is the only festival of its kind in the area and draws in thousands of attendees every year.

Deer Lake State Park: This park has the same name as a coastal dune lake within the same boundaries. Coastal dune lakes can only be found in the U.S. along the Gulf Coast. There are rare plants such as lupine, spoonflower, pitcher plants and one of the largest populations of Curtiss' sand grass in the state. Visitors to Deer Lake State Park will find this dune ecosystem and animals including migratory birds and butterflies. The beach is easily accessible via boardwalk and has beautiful views. Activities at Deer Lake State Park include swimming, fishing, hiking, picnicking, wildlife viewing and lounging on the beach.

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