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Santa Rosa Beach is located along Scenic Highway 30A on the beaches of South Walton. Most known for its quiet, expansive sugar-white beaches, this hidden gem has been hosting families in its vast array of vacation rentals for years. The town of Santa Rosa Beach is nestled between Dune Allen Beach and Blue Mountain Beach off Scenic Highway 30A. This beautiful stretch of the Emerald Coast is perfectly located within walking distance to the picturesque coastal village center of Gulf Place. The Old Florida inspired buildings span across lushly landscaped grounds with towering royal palm trees, beautiful tropical plants, and a lagoon with fountains that light up at night for a magical effect. A grassy lawn amphitheater serves as a focal point providing live open-air concerts. Fun seasonal festivals, art shows, and a "Wine Walk" are hosted throughout the year. This town center includes Sunrise Coffee Co, The Perfect Pig Grill & Fish House, Pizza by the Sea, La Playa Coastal Cantina, and the Shunk Gulley Liquor & Wine Store. It also features a salon, florist, caterer, vet, pet store, various fashion boutiques, specialty shops, and numerous individual galleries in an artist colony known as the 30A Artists at Gulf Place. Shunk Gulley Oyster Bar, which hosts live music, is located across the street and provides some of the area's best seafood with stunning expansive views of the Gulf of Mexico's emerald-hued waters. Some of the popular Santa Rosa Beach communities include Old Florida Beach and Old Florida Cottages. Many of the homes in these communities backup to the beautiful sugar white sands and a serene coastal dune lake.

Ocean Reef offers an extensive selection of Santa Rosa Beach Vacation Rentals, including intimate condos, quaint beach cottages, and luxury beachfront homes. Guests searching for a laid-back beach lifestyle with boutique style shopping and locally owned restaurants should consider Santa Rosa Beach for their next Florida vacation. Coastal Dune Lakes like this one is a true treasure and a rare natural phenomenon – found hardly anywhere else in the world. They provide abundant natural habitat for fish and wildlife. A creek-like estuary crosses over the coastal dune to the Gulf of Mexico and creates an exotic salted freshwater mix as the waters flow in different directions depending upon the tides. Get a kayak or paddleboard to enjoy exploring the lake, catch some fish, or skim across to the bright white beach!

Our team of reservation agents are known for their exceptional customer service and will help in planning your next vacation. You can browse our homes and condos by name below, or fill out the quick search bar to find exactly what you are looking for. Give us a call today at 800.782.8736.

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2-3 BR | 8-12 Guests
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7 BR
8 BA
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1 BR | 6 Guests
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7 BR
7 BA
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2 BR | 6-8 Guests
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3 BR | 6 Guests
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3 BR
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4 BR
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3 BR
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Where is Santa Rosa Beach located?

Santa Rosa Beach is located along Scenic Highway 30A on the beaches of South Walton. The coastal beach town of Santa Rosa Beach is nestled between Dune Allen Beach and Blue Mountain Beach. This includes the popular beachside communities of Old Florida Beach and Old Florida Cottages.

How far is Santa Rosa Beach from Destin?

Santa Rosa Beach and the other coastal villages along Scenic Highway 30A are about 15 miles east of Destin, Florida. Just a short drive over, you will have access to all that Destin has to offer, including world-class shopping, fantastic restaurants, and family attractions.

Can you rent homes in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida?

Yes, at Ocean Reef Resorts, we offer various vacation rentals amid this coastal paradise. Rental homes feature comfortable living space and cozy sleeping accommodations. Some even boast Gulf-front views and private pools! Vacationers can find their needs with our wide range of homes, from a cozy beach cottage to classic colonial estates.

Do Santa Rosa Beach vacation rentals have pools?

Yes, many of our vacation rentals in Santa Rosa Beach include pools. Pool availability varies by property, including both community and private pools. Many communities and condos also have a range of additional amenities like hot tubs, tennis courts, fitness centers, grilling facilities, and more.

Do you have pet-friendly Santa Rosa Beach rentals?

Yes, there are pet-friendly vacation rentals in Santa Rosa Beach. Pet-friendly accommodations do have size restrictions, as well as limitations on the number of dogs permitted. Dogs are not allowed on the beach along 30A or in Destin. 

Is Santa Rosa Beach nice?

Yes, Santa Rosa Beach is very nice due to its ideal location off famous Scenic Highway 30A and proximity to the Gulf of Mexico's sugar-white sands and emerald-hued waters. There is also easy access to all the amenities the city can provide, like Gulf Place. This town center includes Sunrise coffee house, Sunrise Ice Cream Sweets parlor with a Game Arcade, The Perfect Pig Grill & Fish House, Pizza by the Sea, La Playa Coastal Cantina, which features live music, and the Shunk Gulley Liquor & Wine Store. It also features a salon, florist, caterer, vet, pet store, various fashion boutiques, specialty shops, and numerous individual galleries in an artist colony known as the 30A Artists at Gulf Place.

What is there to do in Santa Rosa Beach?

Many of the vacation rental homes in Santa Rosa Beach are within walking distance to the Gulf of Mexico and a serene coastal dune lake–Draper Lake. This means double the opportunities for watersports such as paddleboarding, kayaking, and fishing. After a full day in the sun, walk or bike on over to Gulf Place, a picturesque coastal village center with coffee shops, a large outdoor amphitheater, and fantastic restaurants with live music. Guests searching for a laid-back beach lifestyle with boutique style shopping and locally owned restaurants should consider Santa Rosa Beach for their next Florida vacation.