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Special! Get the 7th night free! Easy walk to beach/restaurants!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, Sleeps 12

Rent 6 nights and get the 7th night FREE!

Easy 5 min walk to the beach/restaurants!

The Barefoot Bungalow offers great rates with perfect location. It consists of 4 bedrooms, (2 masters) all with televisions and private full baths. Each floor has a balcony with seating and a table. It's perfect for two families with children and the grandparents. Home features a well-stocked kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops to make cooking for your crew a pleasure. If you don’t want to cook inside, use the new gas grill that's on the new 15x40 outdoor living space with couch, chairs and dining table. The outdoor patio is my favorite place to spend time relaxing. The open living room and dining area provide a large dining room table and barstools for comfortably seating 8-12, a sofa that pulls out to sleep an additional 2 on its queen mattress, a 55' flat-screen LED television and BLUE-RAY that you can watch from any point on the main floor. There is also high speed wireless internet/WiFi. The first floor also features a half bath and full size washer/dryer.

This private home has one of the closest beach accesses on 30A. Park you car in the driveway and it's only a short walk to everything you need. No more up and down 30A to find parking and a beach access. This property does not have a pool but we are so close to the beach you don't need it. You can go to the beach and come home for lunch. Or, you can walk to Gulf Place, the perfect stop for lunch, pizza, ice cream or a nice dinner. You can also walk to La Playa in/outdoor bar or the new Growler Garage as you make your way to and from the beach. You will enjoy the unique boutique shopping, day spa, the shop at the fun and colorful artist colony and an outdoor pavilion featuring live music during the spring and summer. In the morning Gulf Place is a great place to get a coffee, pastry or breakfast. All with in walking distance.

This Property Comes With Wireless Internet / WiFi and Blue-Ray Player.


• Master Suite #1, Second Floor: (1) King Bed

• Second Bedroom, Second Floor: (1) Queen Bed

• Master Suite #2, Third Floor: (1) King Bed

• Fourth Bedroom, Third Floor: (2) Twin Over Twin Trundle Beds

• Living Room, First Floor: (1) Queen Sleeper Sofa


• A 50% Advance Deposit is due at the time of booking.

• Balance is due 30 days prior to arrival date.

• We accept e-checks or credit cards (Additional 3.5% fee applies for all credit card transactions).

• Check-In begins at 4:00 PM CST.

• Check-Out is by 10:00 AM CST.

• Must Be 25 Or Older To Rent. We have a strict family only policy. Must have 1 adult for every 2 persons under the age of 25.

• The Damage Waiver has been charged in the event something within our property is accidentally damaged during your stay. However there is a monetary limit of coverage that varies per property. All claims must be reported and approved by management in order to be covered by the damage waiver. Please inquire as to the monetary limit this property is covered for.

• Unit typically requires a Sat-Sat stay during peak seasons

More Details

Property Manager
Sand Dollar One
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

Why Sand Dollar One chose Beaches of South Walton

Location, privacy, amenities and convenience to the beach

What makes this house unique

Chic Designer Beach Home! Short Walk To Beach/Gulf Place!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Wow! We had a wonderful time! It was so fun to be able to walk to the beach, which was so beautiful! It was really fun to get away for even just a weekend. Thanks for letting us use your beach house!
Oct 2008
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Santa Rosa Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • 2 King beds, 1 Queen bed, 4 Twin beds, 1 Sofa Bed bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Special! Get the 7th night free! Easy walk to beach/restaurants!
average rating of 4.866667 based on 21 reviews

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Love this home and where it is located. It really is within walking distance to Gulf Place. Super easy booking process and had 0 complaints

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location was great...cottage very comfortable and well-equipped

  • 4 of 5

The living area/kitchen were small but we had 5 adults and we were very comfortable. Nice-size table for meals. The bedrooms were nice although some of the mattresses could use updating---even so the beds were still pretty comfortable and the porch off each bedroom was nice. Nice back patio with ample seating and a grill. The property was very clean and we got an immediate response from management when we arrived earlier than expected and asked to check in a little early. All in all a very nice rental in a quiet neighborhood in a great location, especially for the off-season. There was a good restaurant ( Perfect Pig) within walking distance and a nice coffee shop for early mornings on the beach. Nice pub right down the street that has outdoor seating and draws a good crowd.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT property, would stay there again

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this property in July and had a pretty good experience. It's about a 5 minute walk or 1-2 minute bike ride from the beach. There are some great shops nearby, including a coffee shop with some of the best donuts you've ever had if you get there early enough. There was a shed out back with bikes, toys, a cooler, caddy, and more. There were also beach towels stored in the unit. There is a shower out back to rinse off after being out at the beach. There is plenty of seating for 12 people, and the sofa pulls out into a bed. All of the bedrooms are on the second and third floors, but each bedroom leads out to a balcony. The street is a VERY quiet dead-end. There was parking for three cars. We did not have any trouble getting into the unit or checking out the day of departure.

Our ONLY dislike was how long it took to get a hold of the property manager prior to our trip. We tried to reach out by email/phone/voicemail multiple times to ask a question before finally reaching someone. I'm not sure how that would have played out if we actually had any type of issue on our trip. However, the home was in GREAT condition and we did not have any issues. One other note - We would have preferred to communicate through the VRBO messaging system, but Sand Dollar One (the property management company) was not willing to do that once the unit was booked. They sent us a separate email address to use once the unit was booked and stopped responding to our VRBO messages after we made the first payment. Even using the new email address, though, we had a difficult time reaching anyone or getting someone to call us back/email us back after paying. But again, this was only a minor issue for us and we would use the company again.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had A Great Week

  • 5 of 5

We had 2 families stay in the Barefoot Bungalow, there were plenty of Bedrooms and more importantly Bathrooms. The location was nice, close enough to the beach to walk, it took maybe 5 minutes. There were toys, chairs, and umbrellas in the shed; which also included a beach buggy to hall of the stuff. It was clean and had all the amenities needed for a week long stay. I recommend this property for large or small families looking for a place outside of the busy Destin areas. We had a blast.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Barefoot Bungalow met all expectations.....and then some!

  • 5 of 5

I am in charge of renting a house for our family every single year. It's always a little unnerving to see what we end up in. This house was awesome! It was so clean and really felt like a home instead of a "rental" beach home. The the number of bedrooms and bathrooms fit us to a tee! The bikes were a huge hit as the beach is a little ways from the house. Amy is a delight to work with. We really enjoyed our week and can't wait to do it again soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Loved the Barefoot Bungalow! The home is very clean and well appointed with everything needed to have a carefree great time. Loved how the beach, restaurants and shops were all within walking distance. Other great shops and restaurants are just a short car ride away. Would definitely recommend to everyone I know and would like to stay again next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability


  • Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees
  • US Dollars
  • - Unit typically requires a Sat-Sat stay during peak seasons
  • - Cleaning Fee $265.00
  • - Damage Waiver/Booking Fee $144
  • - Damage Waiver for this property covers up to $1250 in approved accidental damage
  • - Credit Cards Accepted For Additional 3.5% Convenience Fee.
  • - Must Be 25 Or Older To Rent.
  • - All Rentals Require 11% State and County Tax.
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