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Abandon All Cares | Gulf Front | Private Beach Access | Panoramic Views

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14

Located on the beach with a private boardwalk and panoramic gulf views, this vacation home favorite sleeps 14, with four bedrooms ( one king, four queens, one daybed with a trundle and one queen sofa sleeper) and three baths. A private boardwalk, two gulf front decks and a patio provide superb gulf access and viewing opportunities. A full kitchen is located on 1st floor and a kitchenette on the 2nd floor. TV's are provided in all bedrooms and both living rooms. Wireless Internet provided!

This vacation home is located in the quaint, gated community of Old Florida Beach, which offers some of the most beautiful beaches in South Walton County. Guests enjoy a wide (up to 400 feet), 1/4 mile stretch of unobstructed beach and dunes. This fenced and private community offers a quiet, safe environment with child friendly streets. Also available are a private community pool and dock access to Draper Lake.


- Living room with flat screen TV and lots of books and games

- Full kitchen

- Dining area

- King bedroom with TV, shared bath

- Queen bedroom with two queen beds, TV (shares bathroom with king bedroom)


- Second living area with daybed

- Second kitchen

- Dining area

- Queen bedroom with TV, full hall bath

- Queen bedroom with TV, full second hall bath

BEACH ACCESS: Private, Gulf Front

SATURDAY TO SATURDAY weekly rentals only during Summer season

A cleaning fee will apply to any rental less than 5 nights

4 night minimum in the off season

Parking for 4 vehicles

Wifi Provided

150 yards to the community pool

Sorry, no pets allowed


Xplorie Free Fun Included Every Day- To enhance your vacation experience, Rivard of South Walton includes Xplorie, which means free admissions and rentals everyday of your stay at select popular attractions in the area. You will receive a free bike rental, free round of golf, and unlimited DVD rentals for each night of your stay!

Clean Comforter Participant- All linens, including comforters are laundered upon every departure. With this in mind, please be aware that comforters and other bedding may differ from those pictured.

Guest Services- Our well trained staff is very familiar with the area and we work closely with carefully selected, locally owned businesses that can cater to your every need. We are excited to offer recommendations and assistance in enhancing your vacation! Whether you need bikes or beach chairs, want to plan a beach bonfire, need to rent a paddle board or kayak, or would like information on any other service, please don't hesitate to reach out to us.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
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Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Property Manager

Welcome to Rivard of South Walton

Rivard of South Walton has been in business since 1986 under the leadership of Richard Veldman. Our friendly and knowledgeable team has been providing unforgettable vacation experiences that create memories that last a lifetime. Since our inception we have been afforded the opportunity to serve multiple generations for their vacation rental needs. Our rental properties span the distance of Scenic Highway 30A in South Walton, from the lone beach cottage to the ultimate gulf front home. We look forward to seeing you on the beautiful Beaches of South Walton.

Guestbook comments from the manager

This place was absolutely stunning, we had such a great time! Local food was unbelievable and delicious and the waits weren't bad at all. We had a range of people from 6-60 and everyone had an equally awesome time. Thank you so much Abandon All Cares
Jul 2015
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Santa Rosa Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 Queen Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • tennis


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Abandon All Cares | Gulf Front | Private Beach Access | Panoramic Views
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
Midlothian, VA

Great week

  • 4 of 5

Great house. Had everything we needed! We would rent it again for sure!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lufkin, Texas

Great house. Excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The beach house was outstanding. Very clean, everything worked just fine. The deck on the private boardwalk is a bonus. Always a breeze there and you can see for miles. This house is now at the top of our list.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you felt Abandon All Cares was as amazing as we do! The fantastic location provides amazing ocean views and convenient access to all the necessities. The gated community is a plus! We hope to see you back again next season!
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St Louis, Missouri


  • 5 of 5

Can't believe we were able to snag a week over the summer this year! Right on the beach, private boardwalk, beautiful views, WOW. We love this home!!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Michael, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at Abandon All Cares. The summer months at this popular home do seem to book up very fast! We look forward to hopefully having you back again in the future!
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