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East of the Sun, Gulf Front Next Door to Seaside, March 3-10 and March 17-24 Available at Special Pricing! Last Week Left!

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

East of the Sun

East of the Sun 6BR - 2530 E. Hwy 30A - Seagrove Beach, FL

Stay with Sunburst and get up to $280 in Beach Gear delivered to your vacation home!

Redecorated and renovated, East of the Sun is a beautiful and large home situated directly on the Gulf of Mexico right next to Seaside. This gulf front rental home is the closest to Seaside of all available rental homes in Seagrove. In its 6-bedroom configuration, the home sleeps 16 people. The living / dining / kitchen area has fabulous gulf views, and as the entire home is located on one level, it provides convenience for any age group and is perfect for entertaining. The gazebo is situated high up on the dune overlooking the beach and the Gulf of Mexico. It has a covered section to enjoy if it happens to be raining. The entire beach side deck is outfitted with 2 swinging beds, outdoor table with six outdoor dining chairs, 4 loungers and the private beach steps to our sugar white sandy beaches. Elaborate decking and gardens surround home.

Large combination living room / dining room / gourmet kitchen, all with fabulous gulf views. Two seating areas include large sectional sofa, 4 swivel rocker side chairs, 2 coffee tables and decorative fireplace. Relaxing twin swinging bed in living area. Large 65” LED TV plus Blu-ray in the living room. Gourmet kitchen with Jenn-aire gas range, granite countertops, Bosch side-by-side fridge with door ice/water dispenser, microwave, dishwasher, and separate vegetable prep sink. Separate wet bar has dedicated ice machine and beverage fridge. The dining area seats up to 10 at the main table plus 8 more barstools at two different breakfast bars.

Huge king master suite complete with armoire, chest of drawers, 2 plush side chairs, 2 rattan side chairs, 2 bedside tables with 2 lamps, ceiling fans and LCD TV. Renovated private bath has Jacuzzi tub, separate double walk-in shower and long vanity countertop with two sinks. Two additional king bedrooms each have ceiling fan, built-in desk with a desk chair, 2 bedside tables with 2 lamps, LCD TV, chest of drawers, and attached private bath with tub / showers and vanity sinks. Both king bathrooms have doors to a shared outside shower. One twin bedroom (2 twins) with armoire, desk with chair, LCD TV, bedside table, lamp and attached private bath with vintage tiled shower – door to outside shower from this bathroom. Queen bedroom has ceiling fan, LCD TV, two bedside tables with lamps, chest of drawers and attached private bathroom with vanity sink and walk-in shower. Bunk bedroom has two sturdy bunk beds one with double mattress up and down plus another with twins up and down, LCD TV, chest of drawers, shelves and beautifully tiled private bathroom with vanity sink and tub / shower.

Elegant entry hall with extensive artwork and owner’s family memorabilia. Office desk / work area. Home equipped with wireless internet. Laundry room with stacked super capacity washer / dryer (off the twin bedroom). Three hot/cold outdoor showers – all with privacy stalls. Vaulted ceilings and exposed beams in all rooms. Tiled floors through out. Gas BBQ grill. Parking for 4 cars in driveway. Property is completely surrounded with privacy fence. Beach toys tend to collect at this home, so don’t bring any with you until you see what’s been left behind by others.

Sunburst Beach Vacations offers accommodations that include Gulf front beach homes, condominiums and Gulf view villas with private pools. We specialize within several unique beach communities along Scenic 30A like Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, WaterSound and Rosemary Beach. We are a small, locally-owned company with intimate knowledge of our area, and we can provide professional, friendly advice to create the perfect beach vacation to fit your needs. We look forward to working with you…please give us a call today!

IMPORTANT NOTE: Regarding pricing, a cleaning and processing fee, a $69 Vacation Rental Damage Plan Fee and tax will be added to ALL rates. Travel Insurance is optional and can be added at Guest's choosing.

More Details

Property Manager
Steve Howard
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
February 8, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

This home is by far the best place we ever stayed. The location and accommodations are perfect - your family history told in pictures and art works are a treasure. We did not mind the cloudy and misty weather with so much to admire inside. Thank you for the rich history of this place and people who are part of this home.
Apr 2010
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Seagrove Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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East of the Sun, Gulf Front Next Door to Seaside, March 3-10 and March 17-24 Available at Special Pricing! Last Week Left!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 10 reviews

Great home in a great location.

  • 4 of 5

Positive: this is a great house for a good size group (we had 16). The deck is awesome, my favorite part of the house!! The rooms were all great and comfortable. Being so close to Seaside was great.

Negative: the construction right next door was really annoying. They would start at 6am (or before) and were so very loud.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sarah, We do apologize that the construction next door annoyed you. It is almost finished and the work is mostly on the inside at this time. We hope you return again in the future. Warmest Regards, The East of the Sun Family
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Best vacation house we have ever rented!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in Florida vacation homes many times, renting multiple homes at the same time for large family gatherings, including Rosemary Beach, Seaside and Grayson Beach. This was by far the best experience with such easy beach access and the extra large deck and swings. The 6 bedrooms on a single level makes it great for large families with kids, and the 6th with the double bunk beds was great for the teenagers who all wanted to stay together!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Magnolia, TX

The Jewel of 30 A

  • 5 of 5

Spring Break 2017- what a wonderful trip! 3 families, total of 16, (including 9 teenage boys) so much room, artistic decor - all the comforts of home- breathtaking view and direct access to the beach off the spacious porch. Perfect set up! The owner is so welcoming, sharing her history and love of the house, her art and hand-made arabella jewelry. She made our trip so special! The house is spotless, huge kitchen and bar. The long hallway down the center of the house draws you to the sea view and amazing outdoor space. The bed swings are whimsical and beachy, so fun and relaxing. Instantly melts your cares away. The view is beyond incredible. We"ll be back again and again! Thanks Didon for sharing your charming beachside get- away. We miss it already- it was so hard to leave. Priceless memories! Best location, walking distance to everything! Kristin M. Texas

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Our family loves this house! It is perfect for our gathering in every way ~ spacious, beautifully maintained and well stocked with everything you could possibly need. From the inside to the wonderful deck with bed swing and beautiful view, we love it more every year! So nice to walk just a few blocks to the activities in Seaside or bike all around the area. So blessed to have found this house for our family vacation ~ grandchildren call it "our" beach house:) Making wonderful memories with them all every year. It really is the Perfect Beach House!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us at East of the Sun, a Gulf front home in Seagrove next to Seaside on Scenic HW 30-A. Not only is East of the Sun one of the most popular vacation rentals we manage it is also a family home that has been in my wives' family for 3 generations. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Much love and pride has gone into the constant renovations and upgrades to East of the Sun and our goal has always been to consistently please and surprise our many repeat Guests. Thanks for choosing Sunburst Beach Vacations as your host and we hope to have you back at East of the Sun soon. Steve Howard, Founder and Managing Partner Sunburst Beach Vacations
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The perfect Beach House

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful, comfortable beach house! I loved it! It has a great porch with bed swings, 6 bedrooms, comfy beds,

great access to seaside, etc! Fabulous!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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River Ridge, LA

The Perfect Beach House

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we opened the front door we were in love with this home. It is perfect for a beach gathering. The view is amazing and the back deck is the perfect spot for hanging out. The built-in seats and bed were so comfortable we spent most of our time there. We are 7 women from New Orleans and had such a great time in this home. Plan to be back every year.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2010
  • Stayed: November 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miles of Safe Walking & Biking Paths for kids & adults, Walking Distance to Fine Dining & Gourmet Grocery, Summer Concerts on the green


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