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Gulf Place NEWLY REMODELED , Luxury Town Home, Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Space 1 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-8)

Walk in and feel right at home in this newly renovated upscale townhome in beautiful Gulf Place. Step out your back door to the large lagoon pool or tennis facility. The home has large family room, dining, kitchen and one queen size bedroom all located on the first floor. Upstairs you have a large master suite with king bed and large bath with private porch that overlooks pool, second bedroom has king bed and private bath as well. There is a pack N play for smaller children (located in master closet)

A screened porch for those summer evenings is located off the family room and overlooks the large lagoon pool (one of three pools in the complex). . Sofa in living area has a very comfortable roll away bed (queen bed) for additional sleeping space.

The home is professionally decorated with overstuffed sofas and chairs. There are Flat screen T.V.'s in living area and master suite, another T.V. in second master bedroom. All T.V's have DVD players as well. Loads of family games and books in living area. The kitchen is equipped with all the essentials for those family meals. There are 5 to 6 beach chairs, 2 beach umbrellas and assortment of beach toys, located on screen porch.

Within the lovely Gulf Place community, you can visit the boutique shops, dine at the restaurants or relax at Miss Lucille’s Internet Cafe. There are also walking and biking trails, shuffle board, concerts on the green every weekend and three deeded beach accesses.

Come relax and never have to move your car. However you may want to visit the largest outlet mall in the USA only six miles west. Baytowne Wharf is only five miles away - and Destin ten miles west. There is so much to do and we look forward to having you stay with us.

I will be happy to provide more photos of second bedroom, tennis courts, and other pools, upon request.

Keywords: Townhome

More Details

Sherry Carter
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2018

About Sherry Carter

I am a local Real Estate Broker and broker in Charlotte, N.C. I have enjoyed the 30-A experience for a number of years, the beaches and the 30-A experience is never a dull one. It is a lovely place to visit and our beaches are the most beautiful in the USA. Come stay, enjoy and we hope you will join us along 30-A for many vacations to come.

Sherry Carter purchased this townhome in 2001

Why Sherry Carter chose Gulf Place

Gulf Place is ideal for families and friends. With 3 pools, tennis courts, shops, dining and so much to do without leaving the complex makes Gulf Place your perfect destination. The beach is only steps away and you will never miss a sunset. The Outlet Mall is only 3 miles and Destin Commons (large shopping center) is only 5 miles away. You can visit Destin Harbor, rent a boat or just enjoy the shopping in Destin. 30-A is known for some of the best restaurants in the area, dining is always a treat as most places have nightly music and entertainment. There is a bike trail that extends the entire 18 miles of 30-A and you will always find bikers and walkers along the trails. 30-A is an experience and we look forward to having you experience the many aspects in our area. You will be delighted with our beach, community and relaxing atmosphere.

What makes this townhome unique

Private decks off every bedroom and living area. The pool and tennis courts are only steps away. Walk down and grab a cup of coffee at the coffee shop or walk to dinner at one of the wonderful restaurants in the complex. Relax and enjoy the quiet area and peaceful sound of the beach.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoy our out of town guest and always want to make their stay special. Gulf Place is a special place with so many things to do, pool, beach, tennis, shopping and wonderful places to eat. We look forward to your return and sharing this amazing complex and all 30-A has to offer
Mar 2013
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Gulf Place Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • private baths for 2 upstairs bedrooms, half bath on first floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , on first floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen
  • 2 King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), (1) Sleep Sofa or Futons
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • jetted tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Wonderful shuffle board course and large outside field areas great for football games and children time. Nice coffee shop and 4 restaurants within the complex for your dining experience also other shops and a bike rental shop with Yolo boards and bikes for all ages. Outlet Mall only 3 miles, with over 100 designer shops. Grocery store and WalMart within 1 mile. Close to Destin Mall and other shops. 30-A has many other events for your enjoyment all year long.


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Gulf Place NEWLY REMODELED , Luxury Town Home, Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.928571 based on 29 reviews

Very welcoming and cozy!!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful condo. The owner was very responsive in all inquiries regarding the property prior to booking our stay. Once we arrived I felt like I was home. The condo was fully equipped with everything you need. The pool was literally at the back door. To the left of the condo and pool area was the grilling area nestled in the palms which my fiancé fell in love with (he loves to cook/grill). The master bed was amazingly soft and comfy. I can't say anything but positives about our stay. Shops and local restaurant were just a short walk as well as the public beach access. We will definitely keep this place bookmarked for future stays. Thank you Sherry for opening up your home to us.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Tammy and I was delighted to have you stay with me.. I try to keep the home updated for my guest so they will enjoy the beach and all 30-A has to offer. I look forward to your return very soon, Sept., Oct and Nov. are some of the best months as weather is a little cooler and fewer people.. Always a great time to take those long bike rides...
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Luverne, Alabama

Wonderful stay at the beach!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this lovely townhouse was wonderful! The pool is just a step away and the beach is a short walk. We enjoy the restaurants on the complex and our daily walks through the property. The owner is very nice and provides for all of your needs for a great stay! This is our second year coming to this unit and we love the quietness and beauty of the area. We enjoy it and hope to make coming here a yearly experience!!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, it is wonderful to have my guests return year after year and love the area. I look forward to seeing you guys next year and even this fall as October is the best month of the year, you need to try it. There is so much to do on 30-A, with the bike paths, yolo boards, beautiful white sands there is something for everyone.. Have a great summer and stay in touch.
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Everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

This unit had everything we needed for a week of fun at the beach! The complex is very kid friendly with multiple heated pools and a big green space to play. Proximity to the beach was an easy walk and you can't beat the white sand and clear water! Thank you! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brentwood , Tennessee

Amazing Place to Enjoy

  • 5 of 5

Great great place , quiet but just a short walk or bike to beach . The townhouse is very clean, master bed is super comfy. The owner is amazing, kind and very concerned you have a great time . Hope to return with more family soon.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I loved having you guys and so glad you enjoy the home and the area. My home is a place you can relax, enjoy the pools, beach and lovely 30-A, it never disappoints.. Look forward to having you return with friends and family..
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Comfortable and inviting

  • 5 of 5

The townhouse was a perfect fit for us. It was easy to settle in and relax. Everything was well maintained. The only issue that arose was in regard to a community amenity and with one quickly responded to email, Sherry was able to get us updated on what was going on with the association's work.

There are few good, not stellar places within easy walking distance and a short walk for a relaxing couple's massage. The beach is a very reasonable walk away. Grocery stores and better restaurants are a short drive. Our experience was that other than lousy traffic on Saturdays the traffic around Santa Rosa is low key.

There are a few seafood markets nearby and will steam any items you want. Pick up fresh seafood or freshly steamed and use that as the centerpiece of a meal cooked in the well supplied kitchen. The open design allows you to cook and stay engaged with the rest of the family.

If you can't navigate stairs or just cannot compromise on seeing the beach out your window, this isn't your property but for us it was a delight to stay in.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I enjoy sharing my town home with visitors to the 30A corridor, to experience the beautiful beach and our slow pace of beach living. I do update the town home every year with new items or even a remodel.. My repeat clients love seeing the new look from year to year. The pool right out the back door is a delight as you can sit on the porch and watch friends and family if you do not want to sit by the pool.. I look forward to your return very soon..
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Luverne, Alabama

Perfect Spot

  • 5 of 5

We recently returned from a wonderful stay in this lovely townhouse! It was absolutely perfect for us. The townhouse was very comfortable, beautifully decorated, quiet and offered everything we needed. The pool was just steps away and the beach was just a short distance. We enjoyed having the convenience of the retaurants and shops of Gulfplace within walking distance!! Sherry, the owner, was so nice and helpful in every way. Hopefully, we will be returning in August to celebrate our 43rd anniversary.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love having guest spend their vacations with me.. 30-A is a wonderful place for families, friends and just getting away from every day life.. Come enjoy and relax anytime, loved having you and look forward to your return in the near future..
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The Perfect Pig at GulfPlace
American Restaurant
Pizza by the Sea at Gulf Place
Pizza Restaurant
La Playa
Family Restaurant
Sunrise Coffee Co.
Coffee Shop
Vue on 30a
Fine Dining Restaurant
Goatfeathers Seafood Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Goatfeathers Seafood Market
Seafood Market
Cafe Tango
Seafood Restaurant
Local Catch Bar & Grill
American Restaurant
Basmati's Asian Cuisine
Asian Restaurant
Stinky's Fish Camp
Seafood Restaurant
La Chalupita Mexican Market
Mexican Grocery Store
Redds Fueling Station
Johnny McTighe's Irish Pub
Marie's Bistro
Mediterranean Restaurant
Fatboy's Bungalow
Los Rancheros
Mexican Restaurant
Thai Elephant Authentic Thai Cuisine
Thai Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Hungry Howies Santa Rosa
Pizza Delivery
30A Songwriter Radio - Music and Coffee
Coffee Shop
Jin Jin 1
Chinese Restaurant
VKI Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Sushi Restaurant
Louis Louis
Seafood Restaurant
Elmo's Grill
Seafood Restaurant
Seafood Santa Rosa Beach Bayou Bills
Seafood Restaurant
Don Pedros Mexican Restaurant
Latin American Restaurant
Steamboat Bar & Grill
Bar & Grill
Italian Restaurant
98 Bar-B-Que
Barbecue Restaurant
Donut Hole
Donut Shop
Roux 30A
Hibiscus Vegetarian Cafe
Chanticleer Eatery
American Restaurant
Pickle Factory
Pizza Restaurant
AJ's Grayton Beach
Black Bear Bread Co.
Hurricane Oyster Bar & Grill
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Grayton Corner Cafe
Twin Oaks Farmstand
Organic Restaurant
Latin American Restaurant
The Craft Bar
Bar & Grill
Grayton Beach State Park
Spanish Restaurant
Grayton Seafood Co.
Seafood Restaurant
Another Broken Egg Cafe
Breakfast Restaurant
Bad Ass Coffee
Coffee Shop
The Red Bar
The Bay
Seafood Restaurant
Borago Restaurant
Italian Restaurant
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Ft. Walton Beach
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 393
Car: necessary



Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $125
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 12.0%

Pets are welcome, there is a $100.00 pet fee as carpets are cleaned after pets check out. Some discounts and specials are offered during each season, please e-mail for specials

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.