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Palm Oasis with Private Pool! Newly Renovated. Lower Rental Prices.

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, (Sleeps 15). Walk to the Beach!

Very large private home with spacious porches overlooking the large, private pool and decks. The attic kid's room is incredible and even has Gulf and Lake views! While inside, enjoy your favorite movies on the 42' flat screen TV in the living room and check your email on the computer with internet access. This house is one of the closest in Watercolor to the beach and the beach club pool.

There are 6 bedrooms and 6.5 baths: Master Bedroom with King bed and private bath, 2nd Master Bedroom with King Bed and private bath, 1 Queen with private bath, 1 Queen with private bath, 1 Bunk with trundle, Kid's Attic has 2 Twin and a Full Bed. There is also a pull out couch on the first level.

On the 1st floor there are 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, the Den, a fabulous front porch and a back deck that leads to the private heated swimming pool with an outside .5 bath. On the 2nd floor is the Master Bedroom, 2 bathrooms, Kitchen, Dining and Living Room and a back deck that overlooks the pool. The 3rd floor is the Kid's attic (gameroom), there are 2 twin beds, a full size bed and a foosball table.

Watercolor is one of two planned communities located along scenic Highway 30-A along Florida’s north Gulf coast. There are several unique features to Watercolor, including Western Lake, a rare, 220-acre coastal dune lake that is bordered by coastal pine forests. There are three restaurants located on the lake, as well as canoe and kayak rentals and sailing excursions, a boathouse, and a large outdoor amphitheater for concerts and festivals. Cerulean Park links the lake to the Gulf, and is one of Watercolor’s central gathering places. An extensive woodland trail system for hiking and biking meanders through the community of Watercolor, and nearby state parks offer different perspectives of the coastal dune lakes, sand pine scrub, longleaf pine flatwoods, cypress ponds and wetlands.

The Town Center in Watercolor has a collection of retail shops and markets. The neighboring towns of the “Beaches of South Walton,” hold special events throughout the year, such as jazz concerts, beach parties and art shows. The town of Seaside holds a Red Wine Festival in the winter, and DeFuniak Springs’ “Christmas Tour of Homes,” is well worth the trip.

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More Details

Property Manager
Kim Wilton
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 11, 2017

About Kim Wilton

We are the McKennas from Cincinnati, Ohio. We have been married over 25 years and have four beautiful daughters. Peter is a physician and Lori herds the girls as well as helps manage our Florida home. We know you will enjoy your treasured vacation here as much as we do during our stays. If there is anything we can do to make your visit more pleasant let us know.

What makes this house unique

Palm Oasis allows guests to walk across the street to the beach as well as to enjoy its own pool. A designer interior is elegant yet comfortable. It helps in maximizing the enjoyment and relaxation of a vacation.


Watercolor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 17 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower
    Second Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located in bedroom 3
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located in bedroom 4
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located outside of bedroom 5
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , Located downstairs from bedroom 6
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Located outside by pool
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Located by Pool
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Master Suite - 1 king
    Second Master Suite - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 bunk bed , with trundle
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Details sent with inquiry on bike rentals, tennis, water sports and other activities Watercolor has to offer!


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Palm Oasis with Private Pool! Newly Renovated. Lower Rental Prices.
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews

I would give a five star rating !

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house. Everything was set up nicely and we were thrilled with the location. The kitchen was beautiful as well as all the bedrooms. My kids enjoyed the pool. I would highly recommend this house to potential renters!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Home!! Great pool and the property manages did a wonderful job & made our stay very easy !

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at Palm Oasis. It's a beautiful property with a beautiful private pool. The people were super easy to work with . It's a great proximity to the beach. Definitely would stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Large house with lots of amenities

  • 5 of 5

Convienent to everything. Lots of space. Property mgr was great. Would stay again!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great house and very good service when needed. Loved the pool. We even swam in the rain

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home for our family!

  • 4 of 5

The steps get old after a few days but otherwise this home works well for a gathering!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. There were 14 of us for part of the time and 12 for most of the time. The house was perfect--every bit as attractive as advertised. The adults as well as the grandchildren ages 8 to 16 loved the experience--proximity to beach, private pool and overall amenities in the house. The one observation is that 1 roll of paper towels and 2 rolls of toilet paper per bathroom are woefully inadequate for a week's stay for 14 occupants. There was only 1 small bar of soap in each bathroom--presumably it was supposed to be enough for use in the shower and at the lavatory. Also, when we arrived there were no kitchen garbage bags other than the 2 in the wastebaskets and no dishrags and tea towels in the kitchen. A call to the property manager resulted in prompt delivery of a box of garbage bags and a couple of tea towels. (I discovered that there were a couple in the laundry room .) I would rent this house again, but, considering the cost of renting, I don't think it is too much to ask for more than 1 roll of paper towels and more t.p. and bar soap--a small expense for the owner and a convenience for the renter. C.A.--Houston

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

WaterColor Resort Amenities & Activities At a Glance

• Pristine sugar sand beaches

• A rare 220-acre coastal dune lake for paddling and fishing

• Unparalleled beachside, poolside and lakeside dining

• Championship golf nearby

• Award-winning tennis facilities

• An intimate, coastal-inspired spa

• A state-of-the-art fitness facility

• A private beach club accessible to guests

• Access to bicycles, kayaks, canoes and fishing gear from the Bike Barn and Boathouse (Fees apply)

• Orvis endorsed guide service

• Fly-fishing instruction and outings

• Canoe and kayak excursions

• Acres of parks, gardens and foot paths

• Woodland hiking and biking trails

• Supervised children's activities

• Shops and live entertainment venues

• Nearby state parks and preserves

• Meeting and special event planning services

• Innovative spaces for gatherings of all kind


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $1,000

Cleaning & WaterColor Guest cards are included. Extra: Refundable Security Deposit; Pool Heat; 11.5%; $45 Non-Ref Booking Fee. Holidays Extra with a 5 night minimum (Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.