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Family Favorite! Steps to Beach, Lake, Nature Trail, Pools, Tennis, Free Bikes!

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Steps to Beach Access, Two story End Unit Townhome, 2 BR, 2.5 BA, Sleeps eight

Thank you for visiting our website.

Our property is only 275 yards (3 to 4 minutes walk) from a private beach access and was recently updated including king and queen pillow top beds, new stainless appliances, new flat screen TVs, various new furniture and decor, additional sleeper sofas, paint and carpet. The property looks like new!

Inspired by Nature is located in Cassine Gardens in Seagrove Beach, FL. Seagrove Beach is approximately one mile from Seaside and only a few miles from Grayton, Rosemary and Seacrest Beaches.

Cassine is a great location, especially for families. It's situated in a cypress grove along a state forest so it's very peaceful. In addition to the beautiful beach, the property offers miles of nature, fitness and biking trails, two pools, two tennis courts, a private lake with a gazebo and grills for cookouts and a basketball hoop. The lake is stocked so kids can fish in the lake as well.

Our townhome is a spacious (1,200 sqft) two-story end unit with 2BR and 2.5 BA that sleeps up to eight. The property is conveniently located only 275 yards (3 to 4 minutes walk) from a private beach access. It is also located next to one of the entrances to our nature trails and less than 100 yards from one of two pools, the lake and the tennis courts.

The townhome offers a fully furnished kitchen and a secluded deck off the living room. The master has a king bed, private bath and private balcony. The second bedroom has a queen size bed, a bunk bed and a private balcony. The bunk is a double futon bunk that sleeps 2 on the bottom and one on top. There is also a new, queen size sleeper sofa in the living room. Both bedrooms have fans. There are flat screen TVs and DVD players in each of the bedrooms and the living room. There is also a stereo and video / reading library in the living room.

We also provide complimentary beach equipment, two adult bikes and an initial supply of paper and soap products with this property.

We own two properties in Cassine. They are approximately 150 yards from one another. The other is Poolside Serentiy (VRBO #802171). Please let us know if you are interested in renting both properties for large parties. We take pride in our guests’ experiences and hope you chose to stay with us at one of our properties.

Keywords: kid friendly, fishing, hiking, nature, beach, ocean, townhome, condo

More Details

Member since: 2001
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About Quinton

Thank you for visiting our website.

My wife Anne and our son, Quinton, purchased Inspired by Nature in 1997. My wife and I live in South Bend, IN. Our son lives in Charlotte, NC. We have come to love Seagrove Beach and Cassine Gardens so much that we purchased a second property, a beach home in Cassine in 2005. If you are part of a large group, and need two properties, or our townhome is rented please check out our beach home on VRBO. Our home is property number 223454.

Quinton purchased this townhome in 1997

Why Quinton chose Seagrove Beach

We fell in love with Seagrove Beach, especially Cassine Gardens. Seagrove was laid back and intent on not becoming commercialized like Destin or Panama City. The beaches were also incredible. The sand is powdery white and the water is an incredible emerald color almost year round. That's probably why the Gulf Coast is regularly included in the Beaches of the Year awards. As for Cassine, it offered a unique beach / serene nature setting. The homes and townhomes are spread throughout a cypress grove so the area is quiet and peaceful. We knew after visiting Seagrove that we had found our second home!

What makes this townhome unique

Cassine offers a serene nature and beach setting. It also offers two pools, two tennis courts, nature and fitness trails and a small lake with a gazebo and grills. As for our unit, we also offer two free adult bikes so that you can enjoy the nearby bike trails and free beach equipment. On top of this, the unit is only 275 yards from the beach access.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great place! Our stay was very comfortable and the location was wonderful. The host always responded quickly to any questions. Highly recommended if you are looking for a relaxing getaway.
Aug 2016
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Seagrove Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Private full bath in master
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Full bath for second bedroom
    Bathroom three - toilet , Bathroom downstairs
  • Private full bath in master, full bath for second bedroom and half bath downstairs (sink, toilet etc)
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private balcony, full bath and king bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Private balcony, queen bed and double futon bunk for three
    Other (See Description) - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleeper sofa in living room
  • Master has pillow top king, private full bath and private balcony. Second bedroom has queen and double futon bunk that sleeps two on the bottom and one on top. Second bedroom also has private balcony. There are also two pull out sleeper sofas in living room. Based on the layout of the living room, you can only use one of the two pull outs at a time.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
3 TVs, 2 DVD players, DSL wireless, Cooking Utensils & Linens provided, 2 Community Pools, Fishing Lake, Picnic Areas, Tennis Courts, Basketball Hoop, Pets & Smoking are Not Allowed


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Family Favorite! Steps to Beach, Lake, Nature Trail, Pools, Tennis, Free Bikes!
average rating of 4.849315 based on 93 reviews

Quiet Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Cassine Gardens is a great little neighborhood tucked right off of 30A. Condo was very clean, comfortable and had everything we needed. Brand new king bed in master was very comfortable. The neighborhood was quiet and allowed my daughter and I to ride bikes, go for walks in the evenings and enjoy our stay free from the hustle and bustle of our busy lives.

We enjoyed private beach access, complimentary bike and beach chair usage. The pools were great and provided a break from the beautiful beach.

Theresa was great and very attentive to our needs. Super easy to work with and talk to. Always available when I needed her. Quinton is also very involved making sure our stay was perfect. From beginning to end this was a great experience. We use VRBO a lot and this property did not disappoint! We will definitely be returning.

Thank you Quinton and Teresa for a great vacation. Until next time!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your feedback!! It was our pleasure to have you and your daughters for your stay. We are glad you enjoyed the bikes and all the unique things about Cassine and Seagrove that we also enjoy. Please let us know when you plan to return. We would welcome the opportunity to have you again!!! Quinton
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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

a great place to stay on vacation,we enjoyed being near the beach.the condo was just as discribed.a great place to relax, very peaceful.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2007
  • Stayed: May 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quiet, Comfortable, Clean

  • 5 of 5

"Inspired by Nature" delivers. It's right off of 30a and close enough to the water to walk or bike to the Gulf. (5 minute walk.) It is extraordinarily quiet and on a good night we could hear crashing waves from our balconies. It's fully-furnished and spacious, with much closet space. The kitchen has all the necessary and good quality appliances and utensils. It's updated and the furniture is truly comfortable - especially the king bed. We stayed here for two months and it felt like home while we were in between homes. The Property Manager was great and responded quickly when we had a minor concern. And the owner was quick and accommodating when working with us directly for all of our inquiries. We would definitely stay here again. Thank you to the Huseman family!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the townhome. It's is the perfect setting with the nature trails and the beach is so close. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Felt like home!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent place to relax & stay in Seagrove!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week stay at Inspired by Nature. The townhouse was very accommodating, cozy, and nicely decorated and furnished. Quinton and Teresa both checked in with us to make sure we were settled in and to see if we needed anything. Extremely hospitable and very much appreciated. This townhouse offers a quiet space in the woods & a short walk to the beach, and I do mean a short walk to the beach. You won't find this combination very often. The bikes provided were a huge hit w/ our two teenagers!! I highly recommend Inspired by Nature. You will not be disappointed. Thank you, Quinton & Teresa.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sandwich Shop
Taco Bar Seaside
Mexican Restaurant
Wild Bill's Beach Dogs
Hot Dog Restaurant
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Shrimp Shack
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Pickle's Snack Station
Hamburger Restaurant
Amavida Coffee and Tea - Seaside
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Fine Dining Restaurant
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Cowgirl Kitchen
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American Restaurant
The Red Bar
Spanish Restaurant
Cafe Thirty-A
American Restaurant
Another Broken Egg Cafe
Breakfast Restaurant
Grayton Seafood Co.
Seafood Restaurant
Bad Ass Coffee
Coffee Shop
Angelina's Pizzeria & Pasta
Italian Restaurant
The Craft Bar
Bar & Grill
Grayton Beach State Park
Latin American Restaurant
Brozinni Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
AJ's Grayton Beach
Hibiscus Vegetarian Cafe
Mi Casita Mexican Grill
Mexican Restaurant
Grayton Corner Cafe
Hurricane Oyster Bar & Grill
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Twin Oaks Farmstand
Organic Restaurant
Chanticleer Eatery
American Restaurant
Black Bear Bread Co.
Pickle Factory
Pizza Restaurant
Roux 30A
The Perfect Pig Gourmet Market
Seaside Food Trucks
Fast Food Restaurant
Steamboat Grill
Bar & Grill
Old Florida Fish House
Seafood Restaurant
Eden Gardens State Park
Seafood Restaurant
Marie's Bistro
Mediterranean Restaurant
Johnny McTighe's Irish Pub
Redds Fueling Station
Bruno’s Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
The Rolling Dog
Hot Dog Stand
Mile Marker Fifteen
Southern Restaurant (US)
Red's Chicken Shack
Chicken Restaurant
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Panama City or Fort Walton Beach
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Cafe 30A
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Perfect Pig
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Seagrove (250 yards to beach access)
Nearest Point of Interest
Seaview Beach Access
Nearest Point of Interest
Seagrove One Beach Access
Nearest Point of Interest
Our Other Property
Nearest Point of Interest
Entrance to State Park
Car: recommended

Miles of nature and fitness trails accessible from property


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $99
Tax Rate 11.0%

No pets or smoking please. Primary renter must be at least 25 years of age. See contract and policies for further details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.