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Sand In Your Sox~2 Masters, 5 Decks, Outdoor Kitchen, Near Beach, Pool & Dining!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom/3.5 Bath, Outdoor Kitchen, 5 Minute Walk to Beach, Pool & Shops!

This amazing, beautifully furnished home is located just steps away from the 12,000 square foot lagoon pool at Seacrest Beach and fewer than 500 yards from a deeded beach access. Its layout is conducive to entertaining and features plenty of room for guests. The kitchen, living and dining room areas are open to one another with a beautiful new tile floor that looks like hardwood. The living and dining rooms have convenient access to the covered deck with an outdoor kitchen that features not only a built-in grill, but a double basin sink, refrigerator and stainless steel counter with plenty of cabinets. There is also a new outdoor dining set that seats six.

The kitchen features granite counters, stainless steel appliances that include a separate ice maker and gas range, as well as a breakfast bar. The kitchen is fully stocked with a brand new side by side door refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, griddle, pots, pans, dishes and utensils. A laundry room with full size washer and dryer units is located just off the kitchen and features access to the back of the home and driveway where an outdoor shower is located for easy clean up after a fun day at the beach. The family room located right off the kitchen has two new, comfy Pottery Barn couches, two new wicker chairs and large, new, flat screen TV. There are double doors that lead to the back, private covered deck. Tile floors that look like hardwood carry throughout the main living areas. In the breakfast nook, is a large custom built dining table with an “L” shaped bench with plenty of seating for ten.

When you walk through the front door, there is an open foyer with a powder room and a hall closet. The first of two master bedrooms is conveniently located on the main level floor. It features hardwood floors, a king size bed, large walk-in closet as well as a private bath with a jetted tub.

There are three additional bedrooms on the second floor, one of which is the grand, master suite which is separated from the other two bedrooms by a hallway. There is a king size bed, new flat screen TV, a large walk-in closet as well as a private, covered deck. A comfy four piece conversation patio set is the perfect place to relax on the covered deck. In the master bath is a Jacuzzi tub, separate tiled shower, a double vanity and breakfast bar with mini fridge and coffee maker. There is plenty of cabinet space for towels and other linens. Down the hall, also on the second floor, are two additional bedrooms, one with a king size bed and the other with two twin beds both with large closets and new TVs. There is shared bathroom in the hallway with a double sink and separate room for the shower and toilet.

The third-floor loft features a twin bed with trundle and provides a perfect place to lounge around and relax. This is a great place for kids to hang out, play games or watch TV. There are two sun decks off the loft, one of which faces north and the other west to capture sunsets. The one sun deck has two new lounge chairs with ottomans and a side table and a bistro set on the other sun deck. Both sets of double doors to the sun decks were replaced this past August.

Seacrest Beach is ideally located between Alys Beach and Rosemary Beach, placing plenty of shopping, dining and entertainment options within easy reach. Convenient tram service is provided during the summer and early fall months to the nearby deeded beach access.

Sleeping for 10 people:

Bedroom 1: King bed main floor master with private bath

Bedroom 2: King bed 2nd floor master with private bath

Bedroom 3: Keen bed 2nd floor with shared hall bath

Bedroom 4: Two twin beds 2nd floor with shared hall bath

Bedroom 5: Twin bed with twin trundle 3rd floor loft

Features of the house:

• 4 bedrooms plus loft (3 king beds and 4 twin beds) / 3.5 bathrooms

• Sleeps maximum of 10 people (including two master bedrooms)

• Fully equipped kitchen for all your cooking and entertaining needs (microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, hand mixer, griddle, crockpot, pots, pans, utensils, dishes, serving platters and spices)

• Outdoor kitchen with gas grill, fridge and double sink and plenty of counter space...perfect for entertaining.

• Equipped with beach towels, boogie boards, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach toys and a cooler.

• Outdoor hot and cold showers.

• 3 covered porches and 2 sun decks.

• Baby gates and booster seat available.

• Parking available for two cars in the side driveway and open parking in any of the gravel spots on the street.

• Short walk to the white sandy beaches with complimentary beach shuttle from March to October.

• Resort style Lagoon Pool is half a block away from the house

We purchased the house in May 2014 and have done many upgrades to the home, including:

• Added a key pad to the front door and back door (into the laundry room).

• New Pottery Barn couches and new wicker chairs for the family room.

• New tile floor that looks like hardwood on first floor kitchen, living and dining rooms.

• New, large, custom built dining table with “L” shaped bench and seating for ten.

• New refrigerator with filtered water/ice dispenser on door.

• New outdoor dining set with a large rectangle table that seats six.

• New four piece outdoor conversation patio set for the deck off the second floor master bedroom.

• New lounge chairs with ottomans and table for the third floor sun deck.

• New doors were installed on the third floor to both sun decks.

• New chair and love seat in the loft.

• New outdoor bistro set on the back deck.

• New, flat screen TV's in all the bedrooms, loft and family room with DIRECTV and DVR capability.

• New carpeting in second and third floor bedrooms.

• New mattresses for the king size beds.

• All new white linens and bath towels.

The house is large enough to give families their space but also has several common areas where families can gather together. The location is absolutely ideal. Whenever we stay at the house, we use the car to go grocery shopping and then never need to use it again!

More Details

Owner
Suzanne and Ken Ross
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About Suzanne and Ken Ross

Ken and I are both originally from the north…Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Hence, the house name “Sand In Your Sox”…our dog is even named Fenway! Growing up in New England, we spent many vacations on the beaches of Cape Cod and Narragansett. We moved to the Atlanta area in 2006 but still managed to take our three kids to the beach for vacations. Our family has vacationed in Seacrest for the past three years. We absolutely love the area of 30A and all it has to offer and we enjoyed the area more with each visit.

When we decided to purchase a vacation home, the Seacrest community made perfect sense. Vacationing in Seacrest, is like going back in time. The kids are safe to ride their bikes, walk to shops, play on the beach or at the pool. We love being able to walk to the shops and restaurants in Rosemary or hang out at Peddler’s Pavilion in Seacrest (a two minute walk from the house). Our 'must visit' restaurants are George's at Alys Beach, La Cocina in Peddler’s Pavilion, Wild Olive, Cowgirl Kitchen and La Crema in Rosemary. Our children love the Sugar Shack, The Sweet Peddler, Orange Leaf (yogurt) and Charlie's Donut Truck. With all this eating, it's nice to get up in the morning and walk or bike the wonderful trail along 30A and take some time to explore the beautiful homes along the way. Seacrest is the perfect vacation destination for the whole family.

Suzanne and Ken Ross purchased this house in 2014

Why Suzanne and Ken Ross chose Florida

While on Spring Break in 2014, my daughters and I were staying down the street when we rode by this home. My older daughter said, “I love all the decks and the color of the house”! I noticed that it was for sale. It was definitely one of those moments where you are in the right place at the right time. We were thrilled to purchase this home. The location which is on a quiet side street at the front of the neighborhood is wonderful. You can easily walk or ride bikes to shops, restaurants, beaches and the neighborhood pool.

If you have rented this home before, it was called Catching Some Zz’s.

What makes this house unique

Of course, we love the location of the home at the front of the neighborhood…close to everything! There are many things we love about this home. The layout of the home is different than the typical homes in Seacrest which tend to be a long narrow house with sequential rooms and no hallway. Our house sits sideways on the lot and when you walk into the home there is actually a foyer with a closet and powder room. There is a wooded lot behind the house. The front of the house looks down a quiet side street.

The two master bedrooms, one on the first floor and one on the second floor makes the home perfect for two families to vacation together. The house is large enough to give families the space they need but the home also offers great areas to gather as a group. On our last trip to the house, my son brought his guitar and we hung out in the family and dining room singing and listening to him play.

The first floor master bedroom is off to one side of the house while the kitchen, family and dining rooms are on the other side of the house. There are five decks…three of them covered and the two on the third floor are sun decks. There is a huge covered deck on the side of the house that wraps around to the back of the house. This is where the outdoor kitchen and dining set are located, our favorite "room" in the house. The second floor master suite is huge with its own private deck. And over Labor Day weekend, we watched fireworks from the two sun decks on the third floor.

I fell in love with the kitchen's granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and gas stove. There is also a separate ice maker which is a must when vacationing at the beach. Off the kitchen is the laundry room with a door to the backyard and outdoor shower. Also unique to the home is a private driveway with parking for two cars and plenty of parking in front of the house. Many other homes in Seacrest don't offer a private driveway.

Map

The Red Bar
"Great place for live music and the panne chicken is amazing! It does get crowded so keep th..."
723 Whiskey Bravo
"Love the roof top deck and great small plates!"
Amavida Coffee -- CLOSED
"This coffee house is a short walk from our house in Seacrest located in Rosemary. They have..."
Publix Grocery
"This grocery store is a short drive from our house and it is where I typically do the bulk o..."
FIRED UP! Paint Your Own Pottery
"We have taken the kids here on two of our trips to 30A...located in Seaside Beach. My husba..."
Cowgirl Kitchen
"We love Cowgirl Kitchen and have eaten at this location in Seagrove and the one in Rosemary ..."
La Crema
"The place to go in Rosemary for dessert...the salted caramel ice cream and peanut butter mol..."
La Cocina Mexican Grill and Bar
"Great mexican food just a two minute walk from our house located in Peddler's Pavillion. Th..."
Great Southern Cafe
"A great place to eat while visiting Seaside."
The Grand 16 Pier Park
"A rainy day...no worries! Head to the movies!"
Sunny Days Bike and Beach Sports
"We have rented paddle boards several times from this business and they are great to work wit..."
The Pearl Hotel
"Great place for drinks."
Shades Bar & Grill
"Family-friendly bar known for a wide variety of beers offers a diverse menu with pizza & wings."
George's At Alys Beach
Peddlers 30A
"Great place to rent bikes for the day/week. Only a two minute walk from our beach house. Dur..."
Acme Ice House -- CLOSED
"We love this restaurant which is just a two minute walk from the house. The pizzas are deli..."
Havana Beach Rooftop Lounge
"Rooftop dining and bar at the Pearl Hotel in Rosemary."
Wild Olives Wine Cheese Bistro
"Another great restaurant...we love their paprika chicken with pancetta. Often, they have liv..."
The Sugar Shak
"Candy heaven for kids...every candy you can imagine and ice cream too. Can be expensive and ..."
Margaritaville Restaurant Panama City Beach
"Outdoor shopping mall, restaurants and family activities."
Bruno's Pizza -- CLOSED
"Great pizza buffet!"
30Avenue
"A stroll through the brick-paved streets, parking and sidewalks is an experience to relish w..."
Cuvee 30A
"Cuvee 30A brings celebrity Chef Tim Creehan’s wildly popular Destin eatery to South Walton’s..."
Seacrest Sundries
"Great little restaurant and convenience store. We love their breakfast sandwiches."
Rosemary Beach Trading Co
"Cute gift shop with beachy gifts and Rosemary Beach t-shirts."
Fonville Press
"Fonville Press serves breakfast, coffee, ice cream, wine, and beer, and sells magazines, new..."
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Northwest Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Acme Ice House
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Camp Creek Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
La Cocina Mexican Grill
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Across 30A from the neighborhood's front entrance
Car: not necessary

There is so much to do in Seacrest and you are just steps to Rosemary Beach, between Destin and Panama City Beach. The neighborhood 12,000 square foot pool is half a block from the house and you are a 5 minute walk to the beach.

The beach is located across 30A from the main entrance. The Beach Chair Company is located on the beach and in addition to renting beach chairs, you can rent paddle boards, kayaks and even a fire pit!

If you it is a rainy day or you just need a break from the beach, Pier Park is a ten minute drive and is a premiere shopping center. Among the 124 stores, Pier Park features Target, Forever 21, Dillards, JCPenneys and Marshalls. The outdoor property boasts many dining and entertainment options: A movie at the Grand IMAX Theater… dinner, drinks, and dueling pianos at Rum Runners Tropical Grill…or live music at Tootsies.

A little further past Pier Park are two fun museums. Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum boasting galleries of the weird, strange, and bizarre! Ripley’s 7D Moving Theater takes you on an amazing, interactive journey. Across the street is the Wonderworks Museum is an 'amusement park' for the mind with 35,000 square feet of “edu-tainment”. The attraction combines education and entertainment with more than 100 hands on exhibits that challenge the mind and spark the imagination.

Seacrest Beach has great places to eat:

ACME ICE HOUSE - (AMERICAN, PIZZA)

Location: 10343 East County Highway 30A Phone: (850) 502-Hot griddled 100% Angus burgers. Wood fired artisan pizzas. Ice cold beer. Full cocktail and spirits menu. 30 foot bar with 13 flat screen TVs, for the best game viewing on 30A. Live music and dancing. Patio dining. Stand-up-your-spoon shakes and ice cream dreams that remind you of Grandma’s back porch on a hot summer day. Two handcrafted wood burning ovens. Barn wood walls. and a Harley hanging from the ceiling. At the Village at Seacrest Beach on Northwest Florida’s 30A.

LA COCINA - (MEXICAN)

Location: Village of South Walton Phone: 850-555-1212

Popular local restauranteurs George and Ann Hartley strike again with this Mexican eatery located in Alys Beach, FL on Scenic Highway 30-A. Stop in for great mexican food and margaritas!

ORANGE LEAF FROZEN YOGURT - (ICE CREAM - YOGURT)

Location: 10343 E Co Hwy 30-A Unit D-112 Phone: 850-270-Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt features decadent flavors reminiscent of those childhood trips to the local dessert shop, as well as fruit-based flavors that will satisfy even the most health conscious beach-goers. Orange Leaf is a welcome newcomer to the Seacrest scene. Grab yourself a treat too, while the kids splash around in the nearby dancing fountains, or meander through Rosemary Beach’s pedestrian pathways.

SEACREST SUNDRIES - (COFFEE SHOP)

Location: 10343 E Co Hwy 30-A #108 Phone: 850-588-4860

Much more than a neighborhood convenience store, Seacrest Sundries also serves breakfast and coffee, as well as made-to-order sandwiches and burgers at lunch. Nice lounge area with couches, TVs and Wi-Fi.

Also located in Seacrest, Peddlers Pavilion is a collection of fun and funky businesses, including a bike shop, Peddlers Pub, The Sweet Peddler and 30A Bagels & Coffee. There’s a bevy of family-friendly activities available.

Amenities

West Panama City Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - First floor powder room.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Main floor master bath.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second floor hall bath with double sinks.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Second floor master bath, rain shower, fridge, coffee maker.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Second floor Master Bedroom with deck and private bath.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Second floor with king bed.
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Second floor with two twin beds.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main floor Master Bedroom with private bath.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Loft - Day bed with two twin mattresses and 2 sun decks.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Free Private Beach Shuttle Service in season - just call the Shuttle number, and they'll be at your door - no charge! 850-259-6005 The Shuttle runs daily from March through October (9am-6pm).

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Hoschton, Georgia
5

Absolutely beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We took our family of 7 (with out newest member that is 3 months old), and my in-laws. It slept 10 adults and a sweet baby comfortably! The home was breathtakingly beautiful. The location was convenient to the pool and to the local restaurants, with bike rental close by too! The huge dining room table was the BEST to sit around comfortably and eat together and play games. All around a wonderful vacation home that we plan on returning to! Thank you for sharing your home!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
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5

The house had a great layout for our family. We really enjoyed the closeness of the pool.

  • 5 of 5

It was a great family vacation! Lots of memories were made!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Very nice, convenient to pool, pavilion and a tram ride to beach access!

  • 4 of 5

Very roomy. Loved the outdoor kitchen space and porch with nice table and six chairs where we spent a lot of time on rainy days and nights, playing board games, cards and having morning coffee and breakfast.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

The house was amazing. It has everything you n eed for a Great Vacation.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I were very empresses with this home. We have recommended this to some friends already, if you book this home you will not be disappointed. The owners were wonderful to work wirh!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
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5

Great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay at Sand in our Sox and it didn't disappoint! We had a great time. House is centrally located and easy to get to the pool, beach, restaurants in shops in both Seacrest and Rosemary. We will definitely go back!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
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Beach happy here!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week at Sand in your Sox! The house layout was perfect for our group, and the accessibility to shops, the pool, and the beach was great. The owners were quick to respond to our emails and were so friendly to rent from. Thank you for sharing your beach home with us.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250
Damage Deposit $250

Cancellation Policy: Should you need to cancel, we will refund your deposit (less $100 cancellation fee) if we rent the house during the time you had previously reserved.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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