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5/5.5 Great Gulf Getaway-3,500 Sq Ft Professionally Designed

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:5.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

Purchased 2010, renovated, and designed by the owner- ASID designer, and her daughter--majored in interior design at Dallas Art Institute, “Great Gulf Getaway” is situated on a corner lot in Seacrest Beach which is located on Highway 30A, nestled between Alys Beach, and Rosemary Beach. The house is located 2 blocks from the beautifully landscaped 12,000 sq ft lagoon style pool--the largest on 30A. The beach is short walk (less than 4min), but why walk when you can ride the free shuttle to the gulf and to the pool.

The main house is spacious--3000 sq ft with an additional 3000 sq ft of fully furnished covered porches on 2 levels. There is an additional 500 sq ft of space available in the carriage house. Both the house and the carriage house have wireless wifi and a total of 8 flat screen TVs 42' or larger--all with DVDS. There is also a sony play station3 in the 3rd floor media room.

The carriage house, above the garage, has a mini kitchen, dining table/chairs for 4, a queen bed, sofa sleeper, LCD flat screen 46' TV, DVD, and a bath with a shower. Carriage house is connected to the main house on the 2nd floor via the covered porch. This space is available for rent for an additional fee with the rental of the main house.

The first floor has 10 ft ceilings, slate floors, and a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances,a gas stove, and granite counter tops. There is a breakfast bar with seating for 5, and a dining table that seats 10. The great room has HD LCD flat screen 46” TV and HD DVD player. The first floor also has a powder room, and a laundry room, as well as a master bedroom with a king size bed, LCD flat screen 46' TV, DVD player, and a bath with soaking tub, separate shower, double vanity, and a walk-in closet.

The 2nd floor has 9 ft ceilings, hardwood floors, and a mini kitchen with a sitting area that has a queen sleeper sofa, and wall hung LCD flat screen 42” TV.. There are 3 carpeted bedrooms on the 2nd floor-each with their own bathroom. The 2nd master bedroom has a king size bed, LCD flat screen 46' TV, and DVD player, and a queen size sofa sleeper. The ensuite bathroom has a separate shower, jacuzzi tub, and a double sink vanity area. One of the bedrooms has 2 twin bunk beds, and the other has 2 queen beds--both have LCD flat screen 42” TV's and DVD players.

A spiral staircase leads to the 3rd floor room media room. It has sectional sofa seating with media cabinet housing a 50 inch plasma TV and Sony playstation 3 for movie viewing, and game playing. There is a deck off of this area with a lounge chair.

Each of the main house bedrooms has french doors that open out unto a covered porch! The covered porches are furnished with sofas, lounge chairs, tables and chairs and a gas grill on the first floor.


Brief Snapshot: House

1st Floor: Great room/eating area, kitchen, powder room/ master bedroom-king/ ensuite bath-separate tub/shower/double vanity

2nd Floor: Sitting room/queen sleeper sofa/tv/ mini kitchen
master bedroom w/king/queen sofa sleeper, ensuite bath/separate tub/shower/ double vanity, 2nd bedroom-4 twin bunk room/ bath/combo tub/shower, 3rd bedroom-2 queens/ bath w/shower

3rd Floor: media room/ balcony with partial gulf view

Carriage House: mini kitchen, sitting area, eating area, queen bed, queen sleeper sofa, bath w/shower



Keywords: beach house, carriage house,
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 16
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    26 and over...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 14-16

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 3000 sq ft of covered porches, rafts, bean bag throws, beach umbrella

Entertainment

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Parasailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    + seating for 5 at the bar eating space...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    electric wall fireplace...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    2 behind garage and ample street parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Not beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    3000 sq ft of covered porches 4 lounge chairs/ seating for 16 + 2 tables/ seating for 10...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    lagoon style largest pool on 30A...moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$4,300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

Located in Seacrest Beach nestled on Highway 30A between Alys Beach and Rosemary Beach, the community features a 12,000 sq ft lagoon style pool-one of the best in the area. All of the shops and restaurants and many of the actvities associated with the 30A communities from Seaside to Rosemary are easily accessed. In one direction towards Destin is an outstanding outlet mall, and a short distance in the opposite direction is Pier Park with shopping and mini amusement park.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: My husband and I with our family this past summer!

Why the Owner Chose Seacrest, FL, USA:
We love the the area and the feeling of being in a small, friendly, safe,community that includes a wonderful lagoon style pool, beautiful white sand beach and all of the activities available without the congestion you find towards the Destin area.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We designed this house for our family's enjoyment and comfort, and we believe your family will enjoy staying here as much as we do, because of the attention to detail and the warm and inviting atomosphere.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

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Photos

  • 'Great Gulf Getaway'

    'Great Gulf Getaway'

  • !st floor entrance area

    !st floor entrance area

  • Great room seating area/bookcases w/fireplace

    Great room seating area/bookcases w/fireplace

  • 1st floor master bedroom with double french doors opening unto covered porch

    1st floor master bedroom with double french doors opening unto covered porch

  • !st floor master bath-separate shower, tub, double vanity

    !st floor master bath-separate shower, tub, double vanity

  • 2nd floor kitchen area

    2nd floor kitchen area

  • 2nd floor master bath-separate shower, jetted tub, double vanity

    2nd floor master bath-separate shower, jetted tub, double vanity

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • 3rd floor media/game room-opens unto open deck with partial gulf view

    3rd floor media/game room-opens unto open deck with partial gulf view

  • Carriage house queen bed with tempurpedic topper

    Carriage house queen bed with tempurpedic topper

  • Mini kitchen in the carriage house

    Mini kitchen in the carriage house

  • Another part of the 12,000 sq ft Seacrest lagoon style pool

    Another part of the 12,000 sq ft Seacrest lagoon style pool

  • Downstairs porch--total 3000 sq feet of covered porches-multiple seating areas

    Downstairs porch--total 3000 sq feet of covered porches-multiple seating areas

  • Kitchen with eating counter with 5 swivel seats (watch TV while eating)

    Kitchen with eating counter with 5 swivel seats (watch TV while eating)

  • Dining area in great room-seating for 10

    Dining area in great room-seating for 10

  • Seating area in the 1st floor master bedroom

    Seating area in the 1st floor master bedroom

  • 2nd floor sitting area w/mini-kitchen & swing arm TV, opens to 3 bedrooms

    2nd floor sitting area w/mini-kitchen & swing arm TV, opens to 3 bedrooms

  • 2nd floor master suite with double french doors opening unto covered porch

    2nd floor master suite with double french doors opening unto covered porch

  • 2nd floor  bunk room open to porches, has own full bath

    2nd floor bunk room open to porches, has own full bath

  • Shower in the 2 queen bedroom

    Shower in the 2 queen bedroom

  • TV/playstation in the media room

    TV/playstation in the media room

  • Carriage House sitting area, queen sofa sleeper w/tempurpedic topper

    Carriage House sitting area, queen sofa sleeper w/tempurpedic topper

  • View of the 12,000 sq ft lagoon style pool at Seacrest Beach

    View of the 12,000 sq ft lagoon style pool at Seacrest Beach

  • Secrest Beach area

    Secrest Beach area

VRBO #357975

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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