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Gated Community, Heated Infinity Pool, Health Club,Tennis, Hot Tub

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,938 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, Ocean Front Gated Community, Awesome Amenities

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Cypress Dunes is a beautiful gated village of luxurious beach homes located at the west end of scenic 30-A. This picturesque community is surrounded by the Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and the beautiful white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico. Just miles from the Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, our home offers all the conveniences of great restaurants and shopping while providing the serenity of a quiet beachfront community.

Free trolley service between Memorial Day and Labor Day from our community to all the best beaches and towns along 30A.

Topsail Hill is a 1,640-acre Florida State Park. It offers a wide variety of natural resources including 3.2 miles of secluded, white sand beaches with majestic dunes over 25 feet tall. Three rare coastal dune lakes provide excellent freshwater fishing. Lakes, pristine beaches, old-growth long leaf pines, sand pine scrub, and a variety of wetlands offer a bird-watching and hiking paradise. Visitors are invited to enjoy swimming, bicycling, roller blading, fishing, hiking, picnicking and more.

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park’s tram service shall operate service each day 9:00 a.m. until sunset at least twice per hour to provide transportation to the Park’s beach access from the Park’s public parking lot. This program is to increase beach access parking availability along 30A, increase awareness of outdoor recreation opportunities, and increase visitation to the Park.

The Cypress Dunes community offers a long list of amenities in a quiet and peaceful surrounding. The upscale amenities include a clubhouse which showcases a gulf front Infinity edge pool, state-of-the- art fitness center, outdoor Jacuzzi and fireplace, observation sun deck with incredible views of the Gulf of Mexico, and a banquet room. Two regulation championship tennis courts are located within the community.

You will fall in love with this immaculate home with three private bedrooms and bathrooms. The house backs up to a quiet cypress grove. As you enter the front door you enter the main entertainment area of the house with wood floors and coffered ceilings. The open concept first floor makes entertaining simple. Stainless steel appliances accent the gourmet kitchen with seating for four. Your dining room flows right off of the kitchen and has seating for and additional six people. Enjoy watching the flat screen TV in your comfortable living room with gas fireplace or enjoy refreshments in the first floor screened in porch. The first floor also has a second master bedroom and bath with TV.

The master bedroom is located on the second floor. Your spacious bedroom includes a King bed, TV, DVD player, coffered ceilings and beautiful gas fireplace. Want to relax in the trees? Enjoy relaxing on the second floor screened in porch located directly off the master bedroom. The master bath has two sinks and a luxurious walk-in shower.

The second floor also has a bunk room which sleeps four and has its own private bathroom and TV located in the room. A full size washer and dryer are also located on the second floor for your convenience.

Free Wi-Fi internet access and free U.S. long distance calling on house phone.

Begin your perfect vacation by booking our house today!

The Cypress Dunes Gulf front Infinity Edge Pool is heated on the following dates:

Spring Break - March 11 thru April 8

Fall Break - October 7 thru October 14

Thanksgiving - November 18 thru November 25

Christmas & New Year's Holiday - December 23 thru January 1

We provide four free adult bikes for your enjoyment. Cypress Dunes and its surroundings areas are perfect to explore on a bike. Miles of paved trails along the beaches of South Walton are ideal for biking during your visit to Cypress Dunes. There are over 18 miles of scenic 30-A bike trails that wind through the area’s coastal dune lakes and villages.

The beautiful white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico are about a 12 minute walk, 5 minute bicycle ride, or a quick drive to public access with free parking, public bathrooms and showers and life guards on duty March thru September. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day there is a free trolley service from our community to all the best beaches and towns along 30A.

Amenities include a clubhouse overlooking Topsail Hill State Preserve and the Gulf of Mexico. This ultra-exquisite complex features:

Two resort-style pools

Jetted spa

Fitness center

Owners’ clubhouse

Outdoor fireplace

Recreational lawn area

Tennis courts

Gated community

The Amenity Center in Phase I offers an infinity edged swimming pool, jetted spa, outdoor fireplace, homeowner clubhouse, fitness center, & a second level sunset deck where incredible views of the Coastal Dunes Lake & the Gulf of Mexico are always found. Cypress Dunes community also features a recreational lawn area & tennis courts. Take a stroll along the wooden boardwalk & you could catch a glimpse of some of the wildlife that is native to our area. Connecting to Phase II of Cypress Dunes, this rustic walking path takes you above the Cypress pond, where you’ll find another resort style swimming pool with a cascading waterfall.

Things to do and Places to see:

Area Golf Courses:

Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Indian Bayou Country Club

Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club

Emerald Bay Golf Club

Kelly Plantation Golf Club

Seacape Golf Club

State Parks and Recreation Areas:

Eden State Gardens

Grayton Beach State Recreational Area

Vortex Springs

Topsail Hill State Park

Henderson State Park

Arts, Entertainment, and Shopping:

Big Kahuna’s Water Park


The Arts Center at Northwest Florida State College

Northwest Florida Ballet

Grand Boulevard at Sandestin

Destin Commons


More Details

Tim & Lisa Wightman
Member since: 2002
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018


Dune Allen Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1938 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , shower , Two sinks, walk-in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 2ndFloor Master - 1 king , Gas Fireplace and TV
    2nd Floor Bunk Room - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed is a twin top, full bottom, twin trundle sleeps 4
    1st Floor Master - 1 queen , TV
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • 6 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Gated Community, Heated Infinity Pool, Health Club,Tennis, Hot Tub
average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews

We loved this beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with this beautiful home and the quiet location. The infinity pool was wonderful as well. We went to the beach East of the complex and it was very nice and fairly secluded. We enjoyed the Donut Hole for one of our breakfasts and spent time in Seaside, a wonderful little town East of the complex. It is nice being on the edge of the preserve as we saw deer a couple of times while we were relaxing on the porch. We went with our two grown children and our 9 year old grandson and everyone had a wonderful time! Also, Tim and Lisa were always available if we had questions/ issues - they are great hosts!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location & peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, minute to the beach and quiet, peaceful community - perfect for a get-away! Tim & Lisa were responsive to our needs and answered questions in advance of arrival. We did not need to call on them during our stay - they thought of everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house!

  • 5 of 5

Great rental! Beautiful house!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highly recommend staying here!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay in this lovely beach house. It is so clean and roomy!! We love Cypress Dunes. It is always so peaceful and quiet. The infinity pool overlooks the gulf and is a must see. It is always hard to say goodbye to such a pleasant and stress-free environment.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed the week of the 4th of July which is probably one of the busiest weeks of the year. I mention this because Cypress Dunes remained very relaxing and peaceful despite the hustle and bustle all around us. Loved the home and really enjoyed having such wonderful amenities. The neighborhood pool, gym and grounds were gorgeous and easily accessible. The owners Tim and Lisa were very helpful and accomadating during the whole process. We look forward to another stay at this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and clean house! Community infinity pool overlooking dunes and ocean- amazing!

  • 5 of 5

House was beautiful and clean! Stocked kitchen was nice when making family breakfast. The bicycles were a great addition to our recreation. The boys loved riding them to Stinkys Bait Shop for a non-alcoholic "mermaid juice. Owners ongoing communication and 'welcome' sheet very helpful with house tasks, wi-fi etc... Our family felt at home away from home.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Raw & Juicy
Juice Shop
Wild Bill's Beach Dogs
Hot Dog Restaurant
Meltdown On 30A
Sandwich Shop
Pickle's Snack Station
Hamburger Restaurant
Amavida Coffee and Tea - Seaside
Coffee Shop
Barefoot Barbeque
Barbecue Restaurant
Shrimp Shack
Seafood Restaurant
Taco Bar Seaside
Mexican Restaurant
Pizza Bar Seaside
Pizza Restaurant
Surfing Deer
Fine Dining Restaurant
Seagrove Village Market
Seafood Restaurant
Fish Out of Water Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
The Gathering Spot at WaterColor Inn
Sushi Restaurant
Cowgirl Kitchen
Breakfast Restaurant
723 Whiskey Bravo
American Restaurant
Pizza by the Sea at WaterColor Crossings
Pizza Restaurant
Cafe Thirty-A
American Restaurant
Angelina's Pizzeria & Pasta
Italian Restaurant
Brozinni Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Mi Casita Mexican Grill
Mexican Restaurant
The Red Bar
Spanish Restaurant
Another Broken Egg Cafe
Breakfast Restaurant
Grayton Seafood Co.
Seafood Restaurant
Bad Ass Coffee
Coffee Shop
The Perfect Pig Gourmet Market
The Craft Bar
Bar & Grill
Grayton Beach State Park
Latin American Restaurant
AJ's Grayton Beach
Hibiscus Vegetarian Cafe
Grayton Corner Cafe
Hurricane Oyster Bar & Grill
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Twin Oaks Farmstand
Organic Restaurant
Chanticleer Eatery
American Restaurant
Pickle Factory
Pizza Restaurant
Black Bear Bread Co.
Roux 30A
Seaside Food Trucks
Fast Food Restaurant
Steamboat Grill
Bar & Grill
Old Florida Fish House
Seafood Restaurant
Eden Gardens State Park
Seafood Restaurant
Bruno’s Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Marie's Bistro
Mediterranean Restaurant
Johnny McTighe's Irish Pub
Redds Fueling Station
The Rolling Dog
Hot Dog Stand
Mile Marker Fifteen
Southern Restaurant (US)
Red's Chicken Shack
Chicken Restaurant
Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Elmo's Grill
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Stinky's Fish Camp
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
Car: necessary

Gated Community




Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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