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Lux Home-close to Seaside and beach with heated private pool, hot tub, fire pit

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Br House With A Separate 1 Br Carriage House Available For Privacy, 3635 Sq Ft

Video:

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Carriage House is an additional $1,000, $75 cleaning fee and local taxes.

Over 10 guests require the rental of the Carriage House.

Maximum capacity: 14

Two extra guests (16) would require conversation with owner (850-240-5009) and additional fees (See additional pricing)

Guests have described Campo di Bella:

"The decor of the home is stunning and the location is perfect. We loved being in Seagrove as it allowed us lots of room to relax (both indoors and out) but we also could easily walk or bike into Seaside. We actually prefer this location over Seaside!"

"Campo di Bella is a luxury property, yet with a comfortable "welcome to our home" feel that makes it a special experience. The pool area was used extensively and was a great place to relax in the late afternoon, early evening after a day at the beach. I don't know what other superlative to use to describe this property, but if you want a 5-star experience along the Emerald Coast, look no further than Campo di Bella."

"This home lacks for nothing! Our family of 12 enjoyed our week stay so much we only left to go to the beach or the gorcery store. We cooked all but 2 meals in the well eqipped kitchen and outdoor kitchen."

"The owners are very helpful and ready to answer any questions. We would love to go back next year!!!"

"The owners were very attentive and responsive to all of our questions/needs. You could tell they take great pride in Campo di Bella and wanted to make sure every detail was just right. We all agreed that this was the best trip we have taken and would LOVE to return to Campo di Bella for our next one."

"The beach is about three minutes away by foot (walking by the awesome Whiskey Bravo) and the heart of Seaside is about 5 minutes away by bicycle. There are dozens of things about Campo di Bella that we loved, but one of the best is that we were able to enjoy the relative privacy of Seagrove Beach (compared to the elbow-to-elbow crowds of Seaside's beach), yet still be close to the dining of Seaside (e.g. "Great Southern Cafe," "Bud and Alley's" and the many Airstream food trailers). We truly had the best of 30-A. We have already made plans to return to Campo di Bella in 2016. We've stayed in dozens of VRBO homes over several years. Campo di Bella stands out as the absolute best vacation home we've rented. We heartily recommend it to any family."

Relax in this new custom built vacation house, 3,635 square feet, loaded with amenities, shabby chic & contemporary beach style decor. Enjoy your own private heated swimming pool (no extra charge) and hot tub (21x15), and fire pit with close proximity to 30A and the nearby beach access. 4 BR - 3 1/2 baths and an upstairs den/media area in main house. Also available a 1 BR - 1 full bath, living and kitchen areas in Carriage House with pull-out couch for parties over 10.

Carriage house is separate and available for rental if desired, but not required. Carriage House rental is $1,000.00 plus $75.00 cleaning fee. Over 10 guests (including children), require rental of the Carriage House. The Garage is not included with the rental of the Carriage House.

Master BR suite on first floor overlooks the pool and has a Roman Tub/Spa and a very large master bathroom with walk-in shower, double vanity and walk-in closet. Linen bedding and Sealy Posturepedic mattress. Desk area for computer. Commissioned photography art.

Large open floor plan-Great room on first floor includes 55' large screen TV, horizontal contemporary fireplace, breakfast nook (seats 4), full dining room (seats 6), living room with a pull out couch, and large kitchen with island bar that seats 7. Great room opens to large deck/porch and pool area. Kitchen features granite counter tops and stainless appliances including a large built-in ice maker. A large pantry is available for grocery storage. All the amenities are available for doing your own cooking: service for 16, plenty of cooking utensils and the finest of appliances.

Second floor has three bedrooms and two full baths. King size beds in two bedrooms and two queen size beds in the bedroom #3. Upstairs Media/Den area is perfect for watching TV and playing video games. This area is not meant to be an extra bedroom. Work Desk available for those doing a little work while on vacation. All bedding is custom and all mattresses are Sealy Posturepedic.

The Carriage House is much like a one bedroom beach apartment. It has a living area complete with a flat screen TV and a pull-out couch. The full kitchen includes all stainless appliances, a round table that seats four and a unique wooden chandelier. The separate bedroom has a king-size bed with a headboard made from a winery in Hungary from the 1800's. The bathroom is contemporary with a vessel sink and a walk-in shower decorated with mirror, crystal and stone tiles.

Outdoor Kitchen and Gas grill available for cooking with seating around the swimming pool. Deck also includes a large screen TV. Gas fire pit on deck area. Large front porch with ceiling fans and great deck furniture. Also a 42"x84" swing, just perfect for an afternoon nap.

Full-size washer and dryer in laundry room. Six large screen TV's in main house; each bedroom with its own. Two big screen TVs in the Carriage House. All appliances and furnishings are brand new as of May 2015. Custom Plantation shutters for each window. This not your typical rental home!!!!

Beach accesses (400 steps from the house) are located approximately every 75 yards along Hwy 30a. Bike paths along 30A to the north (Publix Shopping Area, Liquor Store, Bike Rental, etc) and to the South to the Beach. The town of Seaside is a five minute bike ride where you will find great restaurants, shopping and many family activities. Publix grocery store and a mini-shopping area complete with boutiques are located just 3 blocks down 395. Alys Beach and Rosemary Beach are just a few minutes away.

Campo di Bella has all the charm to assure you of a relaxing vacation full of special memories. Walk to the beautiful white sandy beaches, enjoy daily sunsets and dine or shop in the surrounding Seaside, Watercolor, Alys Beach or Rosemary Beach.

Our guests have loved vacationing in this beautiful Seagrove home. In fact one of our guests noted upon departure,

"You and your husband deserve every accolade you receive as it was absolutely phenomenal! I've stayed at several 5-star resorts across the country and hotels around the globe, and your property delivers a 5-star experience for its guests. Campo di Bella exceeded our expectations. Now the dilemma is how quickly we can make a return visit and how we can extend our stay to more than just a week."

Campo di Bella is nestled into a quiet neighborhood of multi-million dollar homes, just ready for you to relax, go to the beach and enjoy the area.

See Reviews from previous guests.

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More Details

Owner
Debbie Campbell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Debbie Campbell

I love live music, good food and a casual environment. These are the reasons that I've always loved the Seagrove area and tend to 'hang-out' there when I have free time.

I moved here from Ohio to go to college, got sand in my shoes and never returned back home. I spent time in the early seventies at Grayton Beach when the Red Bar was simply a small grocery with a pinball machine room for entertainment. Street dances were held on Saturday nights and the folks from DeFuniak Springs would join the beach families. Seaside was just becoming a reality and Seagove was a sleepy little town, much like it is today. I manage the property taking special care to meet the special needs of each visiting family. I designed, built and decorated the house to assure that "this is not your typical rental house." Special attention was paid to the furnishing, artwork and comfortable bedding. The layout of the house reflects enjoyment of family and friends, the love of the beach, Old Seagrove and its natural surroundings.

Debbie Campbell purchased this house in 2015

Why Debbie Campbell chose Beaches of South Walton

Everything about this house is brand new and charming! The outdoor area can seat 24 and is set=up just for hanging out at the pool, hot tub, outdoor cooking or sitting in front of the fire pit. Don't miss the swing on the front porch that is the size of a single bed and perfect for napping after a hard day at the beach. Unique furnishings such as custom headboards made from antique doors and shutters are just a few of the many unique decor . One of the king headboards is from a 1800's winery door from Hungary. The oyster chandelier is made from oyster shells I collected last winter as I enjoyed our areas 'raw oysters'. This area is right in the middle of 30A and has the most beautiful beaches anywhere. You never have to get back in your car to enjoy your week of white sandy beaches, great sunsets, bike riding along 30A, delightful restaurants, cafes and markets to meet your every need. The reviews reflect a five star home where guests have enjoyed the pool area, the beaches and the grand outdoor entertainment area. I have had several guests asking about the decorator, paint color, tile names, etc. Nothing about this property is "just another rental on 30A". This property is just perfect for those wanting more than a "typical rental house", a hidden jewel in the middle of an exclusive neighborhood. You will not be disappointed.

What makes this house unique

NEW May 2015!

Heated Pool with shallow area for lounging or small children/Hot Tub. No additional charges for heated pool. Many rentals in the area charge $250-350 extra per week for heating the pool.

Outdoor Cooking area with grill and granite entertainment bar. Pool area complete with a 'Conversation Patio Set,' Farmhouse table, bench and chairs, 4 rattan pool loungers and a great front porch swing and adirondack chairs.

Hanging 40x80 swing (single bed size) on front porch hand-made from old shutters

Fire Pit

Contemporary Horizontal Fireplace

Roman Tub in Master Bedroom

Outdoor Kitchen/Large Screen TV

Flat screen TV in every room-nine TVs

Desk in Master Bedroom and 2nd floor Den Area

Walk to Beach-400 steps. There is a beach access on the east side of neighborhood.

Separate Carriage House available with full kitchen, Master bedroom, bath and living/dining room area.

Sleeps 10 in main house and 4 in the Carriage House.

Unique custom furnishings, linen bedding and local art work.

Twenty-three miles of bike paths along 30A.

Five minute bike ride to Seaside.

Amenities

Seagrove Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Jacuzzi in Master Suite separate from shower.
    Jack and Jill - toilet , shower , Two separate vanities/2 separate sinks.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Access from Upstairs Den and Bedroom 4
    Carriage House Bathroom - toilet , shower , Carriage House
    Half-Bath Downstairs - toilet , Hand-crafted oyster chandelier and mirror & aqua vessel
  • All bathroom with granite counter tops and custom tile.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Masterbedroom - 1 king , King Bed Large Screen TV/Overlooking Pool area; Jacuzzi
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Jack & Jill Bathroom-shares with BR 2-separate vanity
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Separate Bath with full tub and shower
    Carriage House-Bedroom 5 - 1 king , CarriageHouse-available for large parties-no separate rental
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Jack and Jill Bathroom shares with BR 3; 2 separate vanities
  • Every bedroom with wall-mouted flat-screen TV. Upstairs-Small den area with flat-screen TV, desk, and sofa. Just right for the kids to watch movies and play video games. All bedroom mattresses are Sealy Posturepedic and extremely comfortable. All bedding is custom. Plantation shutters in all rooms. All rooms have a contemporary fan mounted on the ceiling.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Let us know if you need additional information on restaurants, shopping, bike or scooter rental, and boating activities. Carriage House must be rented for parties over 10. Documents are available that include information for renting bicycles, golf carts, restaurants, etc. I am happy to provides concierge services upon request: grocery shopping, beach chair /golf cart rentals, catering, etc.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.88 based on 25 reviews
Montgomery Texas
5

Unbelievable.!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed all along 30A.

This is by far the nicest place we've stayed yet. The pictures look nice but you will be blown away by this house.

It's close to the beach & just a short walk to all the amenities of seaside..

Thanks Debbie for letting us stay in your beautiful home..

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you at Campodibella. I enjoyed meeting your family to make sure that you had everything you needed to make your vacation relaxing and the best vacation ever!
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Location- Perfect

Interior- Perfect

Pool -Perfect

Exterior-Perfect

Parking-Perfect

Decor-Perfect

AC and Fans -Perfect

Tvs - Perfect

Ice Maker- Absolutely Perfect

Front Porch Seating- Perfect

Floor plan - Perfect

LOOK NO FURTHER! THIS IS IT!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect family retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We have been visiting the Florida Panhandle for family vacations off an on for the past 32 years. Our first visit included our family of 7 and a nice roomy condo on the beach was just right at the time. As our family grew we moved to Pent Houses with several bedrooms and last year we moved up to this gorgeous home away from home because there wasn't a Pent House big enough for us. If you are looking for a beautiful property, well appointed and close to the beach this is it! The beach access is a short walk with steep steps but does provide a handicap access option a short drive away. The living, cooking, dining and sleeping space are perfect. The outdoor features of the home are amazing and the pool/hot tub were life-savers for us with the younger children in the evening and early mornings. We will continue to visit and stay in this home until our family outgrows the max occupancy!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Property was beautiful and such an enjoyable quite setting.

  • 5 of 5

Experience certainly was 24 carat.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Property was beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

Our family 9 adults and 3 grandchildren thoroughly enjoyed our vacation! Debbie's home was lovely and accommodated us very well. We loved the outdoor area, was perfect for our needs. We enjoyed taking walks to seaside and water color. We hope to return!!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

3 times stayed, every time was charming

  • 5 of 5

I reviewed this property once before (June 2015). We have stayed in Debbie's home three times now: June 2015, October 2016 and March 2017 - and every time it was perfect.

The beach is exactly 411 steps away. To the few who have grumbled about the distance, you can stroll it, with kids in tow and a picnic basket and boogie board in hand in about four minutes. And unlike the beach at Seaside, the beach at Seagrove is never crowded, even at peak times on the busiest days of the year. But you can walk / bike / scooter / skate from the house to any of the Seaside restaurants in ten minutes or less. It's the best of both worlds by a country mile.

We tend to cook a lot of our meals at the house. The kitchen is very comfortable to prepare a meal for a large group (we've had as many as 14). We are pretty serious cooks. And while the kitchen might not have every last pot, pan and gourmet gadgetry as we have in our home kitchen, it's more than adequate for anything and everything that we ever wanted to prepare. We've rented lots of other vacation rentals over the years that didn't hold a candle to this kitchen.

We love how the kitchen is part of the open floor plan of the ground floor. The kitchen is open to the two dining areas and the living room - and the porch and pool through generous glass. It's a very open feeling when you like, and at night, you can close the plantation shutters and have complete privacy.

The pool is just perfect. We have found that we tend to go to the beach every morning, then lounge around the pool during mid-day, then return to the beach closer to sunset, then use the pool (and hot tub) at night. It's the perfect size and layout. After the first time we stayed at Campo di Bella we were sold on the idea of having close access to the beach AND a pool / hot tub. Now that we've stayed there three times (in Summer, Fall and Spring) we just wouldn't have it any other way.

The bedrooms are spacious to say the least. The size and arrangement of the three upstairs bedrooms works great for a bunch of kids, a mix of adults and kids and surely would satisfy three adult couples. On one trip, we even had two adolescents sleeping in the 2nd floor tv alcove area and they thought that they won the lottery.

The master bedroom / bath are ridiculously large, but we love them. On one of our trips we also rented the Carriage House and it was perfect for a grandparent who wanted to be close, but not too close, to the maelstrom in the main house.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for this review. Should be helpful for anyone looking to stay in the Seagrove/Seaside area. Always a please to have you, Shelley and family.
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Whiskey Bravo
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Camp Creek
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Whiskey Bravo
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Seagrove
Car: recommended

Campo di Bella is located a mere 200 paces from the first beach access at Seagrove, at the intersection of Hwy 30a and Hwy 395. The Seaside Community is three blocks to the west. This area is home to the whitest beaches in the world. Great dining is found all along Hwy 30a. Bike and golf cart rentals are available from many vendors in the area. There is a bike path along 395 north to the shopping area and south to the beaches.

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Additional information about rental rates

Carriage House $1,000 + Tax
Extra guests-$500 ea $0
Carriage House Cleaning $75 + Tax
Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $300 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Reservation Fee $120
Tax Rate 11.0%

Check-in is at 4:00 P.M. CST and Check-out is at 10:00 A.M. CST.
Rentals are Saturday-Saturday only.

Carriage House can be rented for an additional rental fee: Will not be rented separately.
The Carriage House Rental is $1,000 plus tax and $75.00 Cleaning Fee. Carriage House must be rented for parties over 10.

Cleaning Fee Main House: $300.00
Cleaning Fee Carriage House: $75.00

Check-in of guests MUST be same quantity set-up during booking. NO minors may stay in this rental without unaccompanied adults. No one may rent under 25.
Off-season, case-by-case time period of rental and check-in days.

Maximum capacity for Main House is 10 and Carriage House is 4. No more than 14 total. For groups above 10, must rent Carriage House. For special circumstances, I will approve 2 additional guests (16 maximum). There is a $500.00 charge for each additional person. This must be approved in writing in advance.

The Garage does not come with the Main House or the Carriage House.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.