Discover a selection of 75 vacation rentals in Santa Rosa Beach, FL that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $275 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Santa Rosa Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Santa Rosa Beach

The beaches and lake create a pretty picture of Santa Rosa Beach. Travelers appreciate the surfing in this relaxing city. Take in top local attractions like Seaside Beach and Alys Beach. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Santa Rosa Beach

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Santa Rosa Beach a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Sandestin Golf Resort - Raven, Burnt Pine, Baytowne, The Links (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Santa Rosa Beach Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Golf Course At Seascape Resort (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • The Golf Garden of Destin (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Emerald Bay Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Santa Rosa Beach

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Santa Rosa Beach

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Santa Rosa Beach is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Seaside Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Alys Beach (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Destin Beaches (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Santa Rosa Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Topsail Hill Preserve State Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Blue Mountain Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Santa Rosa Beach

The nearest airport is in Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (DSI), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Whether you're seeking an intimate retreat for you and your sweetie or somewhere spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Santa Rosa Beach. Here are a couple to get you thinking:

  • Make use of amenities including a phone and a kitchenette at "Beachfront Golf Cart Family Friendly Westwinds". Situated around 9 miles from Santa Rosa Beach, this unique option has 2 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Last Minute Cancellation, Now Open One Week". Around 11 miles from the heart of Santa Rosa Beach, it has 2 bedrooms and comes with golf and a heated pool.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Santa Rosa Beach vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

For a memorable experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Santa Rosa Beach. A word of warning though — after you've experienced what it's like in a tiny house, the temptation to move into one of these cute-as-a-button digs will be hard to resist!

  • Get away from it all and get back to basics at "Santa Rosa Beach Tiny House". This getaway in Gulfview Heights packs plenty of conveniences into its cozy space, such as a washing machine and an iron and ironing board.
  • Alternatively, base yourself at "Private Pool, Prime Location - Charming Tiny House". Situated in Seagrove Beach, this little abode comes with cable/satellite TV services and a barbecue grill.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Clock out on Friday and then forget the real world. If you're up for some fun and relaxation, these retreats in and near Santa Rosa Beach promise the perfect weekend getaway:

  • "New Virtual Tour See Why Our Guests Us And Come Let Us Spoil You" is a comfortable option around 12 miles west of central Santa Rosa Beach. You'll never have to travel far to find something to do around this property. Pull out your map and head for Inlet Beach and Jolee Island Nature Park. Activities like fishing and windsurfing will nicely cap off your mini break.
  • Alternatively, switch your mind to vacation mode at "Totally Renovated Oceanfront Condo. . . Bikes And Beach Service Included". Approximately 6 miles southeast of Santa Rosa Beach, activities around here include fishing and cycling. Rather go sightseeing? Pencil in a visit to Hombre Golf Club and Truesdell Park.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Santa Rosa Beach?

Immerse yourself in the vibe and culture of Santa Rosa Beach from the privacy and comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you plan to escape on your own or have fun with a few friends, we'll help you find the perfect studio apartment for rent in or near Santa Rosa Beach:

  • Toss your bags down and put your feet up at "Exquisite Watercolor Carriage House". Amenities including air conditioning and spa and beauty services will help you feel right at home here.
  • "Peaceful Easy Living, - - Just 3 Blocks To The Beach And A Short Walk To Seaside" is another awesome choice. Settle in and enjoy the use of air conditioning, a boat and more.

When it's time to step out of your studio apartment and sightsee, there's plenty to keep you amused around Santa Rosa Beach. Interested in culture? Pencil in a visit to Fusion Art Glass Gallery and Newbill Collection by the Sea.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Whether you're looking for a simple cabin or a large vacation home, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these favorite picks in or near Santa Rosa Beach:

  • For a memorable vacation, it's hard to go past "Beachfront Golf Cart Perfect For Kids Sandestin". It's nice and close to the center of Santa Rosa Beach, along with loads of things to see and do.
  • Another awesome option is "Palma Beachfront 2 Bd; 2 Ba + Bunks". Gather your favorite people and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Santa Rosa Beach.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you want to spend a couple of evenings away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Santa Rosa Beach that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Located around 9 miles from Santa Rosa Beach, "Beachfront Golf Cart Family Friendly Westwinds" is the ideal place for adoring couples. Massage services and a resort are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few blissful days drinking wine and canoodling at "Last Minute Cancellation, Now Open One Week", around 11 miles from Santa Rosa Beach. Beauty services and a resort will help set the mood for romance.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

You'll find some incredible mansions for rent in and near Santa Rosa Beach. If you're on the lookout for somewhere with ample room as well as wow factor galore, these architectural stunners will tick your boxes:

  • Situated about 4 miles to the southeast of Santa Rosa Beach, "Exquisite Gulf Front Luxury Mansion Walk To Seaside 7br" is the ideal place to relax in the lap of luxury. Amenities on offer here include a firepit and a fireplace.
  • Another popular option is "Gorgeous Gulf - Front Mansion W". Approximately 14 miles to the west of Santa Rosa Beach, this swanky vacation rental gives you a taste of high-class living and offers a fireplace, a swimming pool and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Santa Rosa Beach where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • Offering space, comfort and privacy, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Exquisite Cloud Nine - Amazing 3rd Floor Gathering Space". Up to 16 people can stay at this retreat which has 5 bedrooms, a swimming pool and a kitchen. You'll discover it around 11 miles to the southeast of Santa Rosa Beach.
  • Nothing's more important than spending time with the people you love, and "2 Master Suites, Enjoy The Beautiful Emerald Waters Of The Gulf Of Mexico" makes it easy to do that. Located around 2 miles to the southwest of Santa Rosa Beach, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A water park and a swimming pool are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

Whether you're planning a wedding, a birthday party or an unforgettable vacation with your extended family, we'll help you find the ideal space for your group. Corral your posse and check out these large vacation rentals in or around Santa Rosa Beach:

  • "Sandy Kisses In 30a | 4 Bikes, 2 Community Pools": With 4 bedrooms housing up to 100 people, there's plenty of space for all of you. You and your guests will have access to lots of amenities, such as a kitchen and a swimming pool.
  • "Accommodating Home With Gulf Views": This spacious retreat is a match made in heaven for large groups and includes a swimming pool and a water park. It contains 9 bedrooms and accommodates up to 30 guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Santa Rosa Beach?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay on vacation, particularly if you're getting away with the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Santa Rosa Beach and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Pack your swim gear and make a booking at "Exquisite Watercolor Carriage House". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including on-site watersports and childrens activities.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing about or just unwinding by the water at "The Smith House - Updated Historic Charm". This vacation home is another top pick and features a nearby bay, a living room and more.

Santa Rosa Beach has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 80 ºF and 90 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit! Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Santa Rosa Beach vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.