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Large Private Pool* Fire Pit*Screened Porch*South of 30A- 5 min walk to beach!

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,395 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms within 330 Yds of Beach

Southern Wind is located south of 30-A. Make memories on your next family vacation in this 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath house with screened in deck, large private pool and a firepit. Southern Wind sleeps 8 and is a leisurely five minute stroll to the beach access and is next to Draper Lake community. While staying at Southern Wind you will find relaxation, peaceful nights on the screened porch and all the wonderful shops/restaurants 30A has to offer. So much to explore and experience!

Santa Rose Beach is a quiet and family orientated vacation spot located between Destin, FL. and Seaside, FL..

Southern Wind has two large decks, one is screened with a fan for added comfort. Newly renovated Southern Wind has granite countertops in kitchen, stainless steel appliances, new ceiling fans/light fixtures, new tile floors and new carpet in bedrooms. Relax on the screened deck or on the upper level open deck off of Master bedroom. Property has a firepit for those cool evenings and enjoying smore's with the kids!

Southern Wind is a fully furnished home. The home has two bedrooms and a bath on lower level. First bedroom has a bunk bed. Second bedroom has a Queen size bed with alarm clock. Two bedrooms on upper level with one bath. One with Queen size bed with TV and DVD player, and alarm clock. Second bedroom upstairs has two twin beds. Linens, towels, and hair dryer are provided. Property also has a washer and dryer, iron/ironing board for added convenience.

In the Living room you will find a full size sofa, love seat, a 42' flat panel TV with a DVD player. The kitchen is fully equipped with refrigerator/ice maker, stove/oven, dishwasher and microwave, toaster, coffee maker, blender, dishes, and cooking utensils. Beneath the house is a shady concrete parking area to keep your car cool on those hot summer days. Property has a gas grill. Wireless high speed internet is also provided.

The property has a large private pool just for your family's enjoyment. In the cooler winter months the pool can be heated.

Property is located next to Draper Lake, one of the few Dune lakes with a abundant amount of wildlife.

More Details

Lisa Roetto
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

Why Lisa Roetto chose Santa Rosa Beach

Miles of walking/biking trails along 30A. Wildlife, nature, crystal clear water and sugary white sand offers scenic beauty and serenty.

What makes this house unique

Wooded lot at end of quiet street, next to Draper Lake Community, Close to Seaside, Destin, and Gulf Place. Beach access complete with Pavilion, Grills, Lifeguard and Restrooms.


Gulfview Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1395 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing


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Large Private Pool* Fire Pit*Screened Porch*South of 30A- 5 min walk to beach!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews

Great Family getaway

  • 4 of 5

We were first timers to this very nice local area. The house was just what we were looking for and very close to the beach. Having the pool was a lifesaver, especially since a storm hit land and no one was able to swim at the beach the majority of our stay. It's not too far from food, shopping, etc. Lisa was easy to work with a responded quickly. We would definitely return!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Vacation House

  • 5 of 5

It was our family of 6 and this house was just the right size. It is in a great location at the end of a quiet street but still walking distance to the beach. The house was spotlessly clean and well stocked. What my kids liked most of all was the pool. After a day at the beach you can relax by the pool. The owner is real easy to work with and responds to all queries quickly. I would recommend this house to anyone who wants a great vacation at a reasonable price.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sylvania, OH

Lovely Family Vacation.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the Southern Wind. The house is situated at the dead end of the street. Very quiet location to relax and enjoy the private pool. The house is in walking distance to the beach, bike path, restaurants, shops, and the ice-cream/bike rental shop. The owner was easy to get a hold of to answer questions about the property. We loved Santa Rosa Beach and found it not too crowded.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner extremely professional and easy to work with! House was perfect for our family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our family vacation. The house was very well-maintained, stocked with everything we needed and only a short five minute walk to the beach. We loved Santa Rosa Beach and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again! The owner was extremely professional and even returned our phone call within 45 minutes one evening during our stay, when we had a question. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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McKinney, Texas

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at Southern Wind. House was perfect size for 5 of us. Enjoyed the pool very much, great not having to share with anyone. Will definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome house!

  • 5 of 5

My family absolutely loved the house! It was very clean and cool when we arrived. Since it is located at the end of the road it is very private which we really liked, but is still just a quick walk to the beach. By far, the pool was our favorite part though and where we spent most of our time! Days lounging in the pool and nights spent lounging on the front porch swing. What more could you want in a vacation?!? The owner is super friendly and very easy work with. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Dana! We love hearing about the wonderful memories our guests make while staying at our home. We hope to have your family back next year!
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Panama City or destin/ fort walton
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Goatfeather's and Local Catch


Rates & Availability

Gulfview Heights House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late summer
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 23 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning Fee $160 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

PayPal payment add 2.5%
Cashier Check/Money Order are accepted
Rental/Security Deposit $400 Refundable within two weeks of departure date

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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