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Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms, 8 Baths, (Sleeps 15 adults; 8 children, 1 infant)

Mara Vista is a gorgeous home located in the neighborhood beach community of Inlet Beach, FL. Inlet Beach is located just 10 miles west of Panama City Beach and directly to the east of Rosemary Beach, FL. See for yourself what makes this area known to be home to 'the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches'. We have WiFi and a computer for your use.

Inlet Beach has 3 dedicated beach access boardwalks on a 19 acre park. The closest boardwalk is a short 5-minute walk from the house. There are also miles of bike paths leading to restaurants, shopping and activities.

Mara Vista is a 5000+ square foot, 6 bedroom home with game room, outdoor kitchen, and morning kitchen/wet bar on third floor. A cook's dream with Wolf oven, commercial refrigerator, dishwasher, wine cooler, ice machines, triple sink plus prep sink and dinner service for 20 including plates, glasses, coffee mugs and silverware. The home is fully furnished with brand new furniture, 4 flat panel TVs, DVD player. Luxury sheets and plush bath towels are provided.

There is one king bed in the master bedroom, a crib and bunk bed in the nursery just off the Master Bedroom. We have another children's bunk bed on the master level in a separate bedroom. On the 2nd floor main level, there is 1 Queen in Bedroom 4, 1 Queen in Bedroom 3, and on the lower pool level there is a bunk bed with full on bottom and twin on top in Bedroom 2, 2 Queens in Bedroom 1. We have a queen sleeper sofa on the 1st floor. There is also 1 Queen size bed in the pool house.

Our home features a private pool with whirlpool. The pool house has an open air kitchen, equiped with refrigerator, ice machine, gas cooktop, and a pool bathroom with shower. The 6th bedroom is located in the pool house and has it's own private bathroom. There is a charge of $350/week to heat the whirlpool and pool.

Huge wrap around balconies on the second and third floors are made for watching beautiful sunsets. You can see for miles from the third floor balcony. Lots of large windows and French doors lead to the balconies and pool, with comfortable lounge furniture for relaxing. The Mara Vista is truly a 'beauty by the sea'.

Inlet Beach is a gorgeous, uncongested “sugar sand” beach that adjoins the east side of Rosemary Beach and the west end of Camp Helen State Park and salt water Lake Powell at the east end of Scenic 30A. Sunning, swimming, fishing, and kayaking are available.

For those that want to get up and out there is a short bike ride or 2 block walk to Rosemary Beach shops and restaurants. There are several restaurants an easy bike ride from the house in Inlet Beach. Pier Park is a short 10-minute drive east on 98 (toward Panama City) that has a large cinema, shops, restaurants, and an amusement park. Nearby golf courses this area is a hidden paradise for golfers.

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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2018

About The Owner

We are a young family and have always enjoyed watching sunsets on every trip we take around the world. We have the most beautiful sunsets off our balcony at our beach house.

The Owner purchased this house in 2006

Why The Owner chose Inlet Beach

We built this house as a gathering place to vacation with our family and friends and knew we would be able to create many beach memories. Inlet Beach is a quiet neighborhood community perfectly located between Rosemary Beach and Panama City Beach.

What makes this house unique

Gorgeous sunsets from our house. It is nice to take a walk to the beach, and come back to the house and rinse off in the pool. Inlet Beach is great for biking and walking.


Inlet Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 23
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Correct Cancellation policy is listed on our rental agreement. Our rental agreement supersedes all other printed and published policies for property
  • Policies and prices are subject to change without notice. Prices and policies as listed on the Mara Vista Vacation Rental Agreement supersede
  • any and all other printed and/or published policies and prices.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 8 - Pool Bath - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - Pool Bedroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2nd Floor - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2nd floor - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 3rd Floor Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 3rd Floor Master Level - 1 baby crib , 1 bunk bed
    Pool House - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (5), Double Beds (1), Rollaway Twin Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (1), Bunk Beds (3)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Computer, WiFi, Cable TVs, Stereos, CD Players, Private Pool, No Pets


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average rating of 4.821429 based on 28 reviews
saint louis, ms

Wonderful house, wonderful folks, wonderful time at the beach!

  • 5 of 5

VRBO does not do this home justice, this House was perfect for us, and the owners were awesome, and a joy to work with, thank you! Close to the beach and the beach wasn’t crowded which can’t be beat.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great beach home!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great beach vacation at this home! I would book this home every year. My family and I have been vacationing in this area for the past 25 plus years and this was by far the best home. The location was great, owners responsive and the home was beautiful.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beauitful home but in need of a some repairs

  • 3 of 5

The home was beautiful and very spacious. Our family had plenty of room. The home is in need of some repairs. During our stay the pool never worked properly, the elevator wasn't working (which is one of the major reasons for choosing this house because of mobility issues), the outdoor speakers on the main house were disconnected, and a gas leak in the pool house which left us without hot water in the pool house for 4 days of our 7 day stay. There was also a small ant problem in the pool house kitchen. The property manager Kevin addressed the problem of the gas leak after some convincing by my daughter that it was a major issue. Mix ups in paper work and the holiday made the process of fixing the issue a day longer. We had to take showers, and cook in the main house while climbing stairs because of elevator being broken down. The pool did not have a skimmer, no lights in the pool until midweek and never filtered correctly during our stay. The hot tub jets never worked or heated. The main house easily accommodated my children and grandchildren. The down falls they experienced were dull knives in the kitchen, the lack of televisions in the main floor bedrooms and the lack of being able to fully enjoy family time because of elevator being out of service. We expect thing to go awry on vacation but when paying a large amount of money to stay most things should be in working order or at least we should been made aware of before we arrived.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful large house for big family or groups

  • 5 of 5

My family loved this spacious and beautiful house. Will definitely try to stay again. The pool house was a wonderful bonus. The area was not crowded on the beaches or the streets. We had 8 young children and there were no problems with the house handling them

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyable visit to Inlet Beach

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the home and there was plenty of room for all 15 people and easy beach access just a couple minutes walk away. We loved the 2nd floor family/living/kitchen area with easy access to grill on same level as kitchen and space for all to gather.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Carolina

Beautiful Home-Fun Time

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in this beautiful home. It is spacious and gorgeous! The kitchen is well stocked with all appliances. The beds are very comfortable. There is plenty of parking. We had a wonderful time!!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches Airport (ECP)


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Service $210 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning $390 + Tax
Processing $100 + Tax

Rate quotes are subject to change without notice. Rates posted on the rental contract provided by the property owners supersede any other printed or published rates for Mara Vista. Our cancellation policy is available upon request, and is provided on our rental contract. Our cancellation policy is posted incorrectly on this site. Policy as stated on our rental contract supersedes any and all other cancellation policies for Mara Vista, whether printed, posted or stated.

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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