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Watercolor's Charming Home and Carriage House Down By The Sea

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 371 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Designer Home & Studio Carriage House Close To The Beach

Enjoy the beauty that is Watercolor during your stay Down By The Sea. All the charm of the area is captured in this stunning designer home and carriage house, which conveys the hospitality of its hosts.

Down by the Sea- located in the Camp District of Watercolor, is a designer house with all the comforts of home. The 4000 square foot home with a 1200 square foot carriage house, sleeps 12-14 and is perfect for families or couples alike to enjoy the short walk to the Watercolor Beach Club or the Famous Seaside Square!

Positioned on the corner of West Lake Forest Drive and Pond Cypress Way, our home features an open floor plan that includes a spacious, well appointed living room with 70" flatscreen TV above the working fireplace, a comfortable reading room for two, large dining area with a large wooden table that seats ten. There is also an outdoor dining table, which seats 6, on the large wrap around front porch as well as a screened in lounging porch just off the main dining room.

The gourmet kitchen with Sub Zero and Wolf appliances has white marble countertops and an oversized custom island perfect for any chef. The kitchen entry features a half-bath as well as a double panty.

Up the first flight of stairs, the second floor is host to three bedrooms-one king and two queens- each with a private bath. The king master has its own screened-in porch with large chairs perfect for morning coffee. One of the queen guest rooms has access to an open porch with hammock and lounge seating that overlooks the pond. A separate porch entry/hallway also boasts a library wall. The laundry room with full sized washer and dryer and linen closet is located on this floor.

The third floor features a crows nest/bunk room with 4 bunk beds, one trundle and a pull out love seat; this spacious room has a TV with X-Box and Playstation, wet bar and can sleep 4-6 comfortably.

All bedrooms feature TV’s with Roku and internet access.

With accommodations for two, the carriage house is located above the 2-car garage and is perfect for family or friends who require more privacy. Plan your getaway in the exclusive Hemingway Suite featuring a mahogany king size bed, hotel linens, and master bath with custom shower. Relax in the large living area with white leather sofa, flat screen TV, and high speed internet. Enjoy the quiet comforts of home in the cozy kitchenette/dining area.

The Main House and Carriage House can be rented separately.

Guests are a bike ride away to Seaside restaurants, bars and shops and activities such as local theater, farmers market, music and more. Passes to Watercolor Inn Beach Resort can be added to your stay. At Down By The Sea, you are just a step away from the beautiful Emerald Coast beach and situated in the middle of 30-A and all it has to offer.

More Details

Lisa and Tom Catherall
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 12, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Watercolor, Florida

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 371 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
  • Large bathrooms feature marble or granite vanities and custom showers.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Queen Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen Bedroom One has Ralph Lauren linens and lamps.
    Queen Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Charming second queen bedroom adjoins bath with tub/shower
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master bedroom has hotel quality linens and custom touches.
    Bunk Bedroom 4 - 1 child bed , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 4 bunk bed , Crows Nest Bunk room sleeps up to 6
    Carriage Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Master suite in studio style carriage house above garage
  • Bedrooms feature hotel style linens and custom art work throughout. Separate seating on private porches.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 3 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Enjoy the beauty that is Watercolor during your stay Down By The Sea. Close to Seaside restaurants, bars and shops and activities such as local theater, farmers market, music and more.Just a step away from the beautiful Emerald Coast beach and situated in the middle of 30-A and all it has to offer.


Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Panama City Beach, FL
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: recommended

Enjoy all 30-A has to offer with this charming house and/or carriage house located in the heart of Watercolor near the Kids' Camp Watercolor.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Watercolor, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Late Spring
May 20 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
4th of July Holiday
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jul 9 2017 - Sep 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring 2018
Mar 1 2018 - May 18 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$478.27
Refundable Damage Deposit C$683.25
Amenity Fee C$478.27

Beach Club passes available for 2 guests at $12/ per day!
Guests are required to contact the house manager 30 minutes prior to arrival to assure they are welcomed to the property and any questions are answered.

50% of total rental fee is due at time of booking with remainder due 1 week prior to check in.
If booking occurs less than 30 days prior to stay, then 100% of rental fee is due with returned contract.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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