Sandcastle on Sandstone
Nestled in the heart of Santa Rosa Beach, immediately off famous, scenic, highway 30A's peaceful west end, Sandcastle on Sandstone is the pinnacle of luxury and elegance. Santa Rosa Beach is known for it's luxury homes, golf courses, pristine beaches, and its upscale living atmosphere. This newly decorated, never before rented 3-story Mediterranean-style home boast direct ocean views overlooking the Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. The home features 4 king bedrooms, a custom bunkroom (2 queen and 2 twin beds), and 4 bathrooms. From the first moment entering the home, you will become enchanted by the 12-foot vaulted ceilings, custom cabinetry, designer lighting, as well as hardwood and travertine flooring throughout. The open living area has plenty of seating featuring high end couches and chairs that lead you out to the wrap around terrace with outdoor seating that runs the length of the home. The chef in your group will love the gourmet kitchen boasting commercial grade stainless steel appliances, including a Sub-Zero fridge, beverage fridge, ice machine, and a 6 burner gas range. This all opens into a lovely dining area featuring a dining table set for 12 and additional bar seating for 5. You will love having two laundry areas, and the one in the garage is perfect for just tossing your stuff right into the wash after and adventure to the pool or beach. The garage also has a 2nd fridge with an icemaker, which is great for icing your drinks on your way out the door.
This home sleeps up to 16 guests comfortably and includes a King bedroom on the 1st floor, a King bedroom on the 2nd floor, and a King Bedroom as well as a bunk room with two Twin-over-Queen bunk beds on the 3rd floor. The master bedroom occupies the remainder of the 3rd floor with direct ocean views and features a wrap around terrace with ample outdoor seating. Enjoy this bastion of privacy while sipping a coffee or your favorite beverage and watch the sun set.
Outside you will find a large covered patio and two large covered terraces that wrap around the entire home, granting you the perfect place to relax and enjoy the fresh Gulf air as you look at the ocean and enjoy the good life. You will also enjoy the walled-in luxuriously landscaped backyard complete with a private heated saltwater pool and jetted hot tub with ample poolside seating for those seeking a seat in the sun or one in the shade. Walk or take one of the 6 included bikes to any of the 6 nearby beach accesses or quickly jump on the 30A sidewalks which can lead you to any number of desired destinations. Sandcastle on Sandstone is the perfect place to experience your next beach adventure, and though the sugar white sandy beach is less than 1/2 mile away you may never want to leave this charming fortress of rest and relaxation.
*This property is NOT AVAILABLE for rent to those under the age of 25. No Exceptions.*
*The pool can be heated for an optional and additional $100/day fee*
30A is a fantastic destination, the beaches are some of the world’s best with sugar white sand and emerald green waters. You will find plenty of beach accesses along a 17 mile stretch of Santa Rosa Beach. It boasts unique shopping, fantastic cuisine and the incredible architecture that makes 30A famous. There are activities for everyone; kayak rentals, bike rentals, paragliding, fishing, golfing, hiking, swimming, tennis -- you'll find it all right here.
The Gulf Place community is located along a 26-mile stretch of sugar-white sand and turquoise waters of Northwest Florida’s celebrated Emerald Coast. As one of the 16 distinct beach neighborhoods in South Walton, it has its own distinct character and charm. This colorful community on 30A is comprised of 25 acres located in the heart of Santa Rosa Beach on the corner of 30A and 393. Gulf Place was specifically designed to slow visitors and locals down with palm tree-lined streets, wide sidewalks, colorful outdoor patios with large umbrellas, nature walking trails, green spaces and ample park benches to sit and enjoy the views. Gulf Place is unique from all the other South Walton neighborhoods. Residents and guests gather here to enjoy original art, boutique shopping, local cuisine, live music and a laid back atmosphere.
The snorkelers in your group will love the new artificial reef called Seahorse Reef, deployed in 2017. Located just 715 feet out from the Topsail Hill Preserve State Park access, it is becoming a haven for sea life. Each of the 4 snorkeling reefs comprises 40 acres of permitted sea bottom. The Seahorse Reef is at a depth of 13-18 feet. We strongly recommend that snorkelers use a kayak, paddleboard, or other flotation device when visiting the snorkel reefs. Sea conditions can and do change quickly and often. Enjoy!
Be sure to check out the Village of Baytowne Wharf -- a beautiful 28 acre waterfront town center with a collection of unique shops, charming eateries, lively nightclubs and year-round special events.Find an amazing array of things to do at Baytowne Wharf. Plenty to keep the kids happy – burn off some energy at the Adventure land Playground, test your courage at the Gulf Coast’s only zipline or ropes course at Baytowne Adventure Zone. Go back in time at the Carousel, or head to the future at the Blast Arcade and laser Maze or the Boondocks Arcade. Want to get your shop on?? You’ll find a varied selection of shops right here in the Village, from a surf shop to funky clothing, shoes and accessories and everything in between, a wine shop, toy store, general store, even an old-fashioned candy shop.
Grand Boulevard Town Center is a pedestrian-friendly, shopping and dining complex on the area's main thoroughfare, and is just a hop, skip, and jump from the Sandestin Resort. For the high-end shopper, the center offers everything from exclusive boutiques and eateries, renowned national retail brands, and a wide mix of specialty services.
**Elevator available upon request for elderly/disabled guests. Please contact us for more information**
**Please note: Fireplace is not functional and exterior entryway security cameras including a front door ring camera are on site.**
- Redecorated 2022
- 880 yards to Beach Highlands Neighborhood Beach Access
- Large Private Saltwater Pool and Jetted Hot Tub (add'l fee to heat $100/day)
- Gourmet Kitchen w/ Sub-Zero Fridge and 6 burner Gas Range
- Kitchen island with wine cooler, icemaker, and microwave
- Gulf Views from 3rd Floor Master Terrace
- 6 Included Bikes
- 4 King Bedrooms
- Covered Patio and 2 Covered Terraces
- Laundry Area on both 1st and 2nd Floor
- Nearby Restaurants: Stinky’s Fish Camp (0.8 mile), Shunk Gulley (2.2 miles), The Vue on 30A (1.9 Miles), Down Island (5.3 miles), the Donut Hole (2.5 miles)
- Regetta Bay Golf and Yacht Club (11 miles), Emerald Bay Golf Club (9.7 miles)
- 2.5 Miles to Gulf Place Town Center
- 4 Miles to Grand Boulevard Town Center and 5 Miles to Baytown Wharf
- Snorkel the Seahorse Reef-more info under Area Attractions below
- Professionally Managed; 24/7 Service