229 Gulf Bridge Lane is a two-story, three-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom lakefront 30A vacation home with room for up to six guests. From the moment you step in, you’ll find a fun and inviting Watersound community retreat that’s close to everywhere you want to be.
- Watersound Community (Gated)
- Master Bedroom – King + Full Bath
- Multiple Outdoor Living Spaces
- Near Coastal Dune Lake & Gulf
- Close to Shopping & Dining
- Community Pool & Other Amenities
Guests looking for a fun and exciting yet restful and relaxing stay in the Watersound community will find all they desire and more at 229 Gulf Bridge Lane. Located in a quiet, gated community, 229 Gulf Bridge Lane is just moments from the sand and crashing waves of the Gulf, and the unique coastal dune lakes of the area.
Arrive at the beautiful two-story home covered in gray shaker tiles and trimmed with white and dark contrasting colors, which blend into the surroundings rather than stand out. The waterfront home on Camp Creek Lake has plenty of outdoor relaxation, including multiple decks and balconies. A walkway leads to a set of steps and the main entrance to the home. There are also steps at the back of the home where you can easily go from home to outdoor activities. Choose to go into the home, or open the door to a screened-in deck with outdoor living seating that is also accessed from the master suite. The second floor boasts a balcony with multiple seating areas, including a covered balcony accessed from the living space with outdoor seating with a perfect view of the lake. Another covered balcony off the side of the home is accessed by the living space and hosts a massive stainless steel BBQ grill and outdoor living and dining seating. A final outdoor space is a deck with a pergola that is accessed by a bedroom. You’ll enjoy the use of an outdoor shower after a long day at the beach or community pool.
Open the door to lakeside comfort. The first level is full of private space. Two bedrooms, including the master, join the media room for plenty of private relaxation with loved ones. The laundry room is also available on this floor, to make doing laundry easy. The second floor boasts the main living spaces. The fully equipped kitchen boasts wood cabinets, spacious counters, and stainless steel appliances. A pass-through makes serving the dining area a breeze and offers a raised bar with extra seating. The living and dining area boasts tall, vaulted ceilings with a wood panel finish. Enjoy the meal at the large square dining table that seats the whole group. After the meal, kick back on the cozy couch or chairs and enjoy a movie or TV show together in the living space on the flat-screen TV. Get some fresh air and enjoy the view from the covered balcony off the dining area. There is also a half bathroom on this level for your convenience. A sitting area off the master suite offers another flat-screen TV and plenty of cozy furnishings for another place to enjoy.
Get a good night’s sleep when you choose a private bedroom. The master suite is on the first floor. It boasts a wood-frame bed, night tables with lamps, a sitting area, a massive bureau with a flat-screen TV, and private access to the first-floor screened-in deck. The master bathroom boasts a double-sink vanity separated by the soaking tub, a makeup area, and a walk-in shower. The second bedroom is also on the first floor. It boasts a queen-size bed, night tables with lamps, a cozy chair, and a wall-mounted flat-screen TV. The room has access to the deck with a pergola. The en suite bath boasts a tub/shower combo and single-sink vanity. The second floor hosts the final bedroom. It boasts an iron frame king-size bed, a sitting area, plenty of storage, and a wall-mounted flat-screen TV. The en suite bath boasts a walk-in shower and single-sink vanity.
Sleeping Accommodations, Sleeps 6
1st Floor | Master Bedroom – King + Full Bath
1st Floor | 2nd Bedroom – Queen + Full Bath
2nd Floor | 3rd Bedroom – King + ¾ Bath
- On-site (2 vehicles)
Things to Know:
- NO Pets
- NO Smoking
- 3 Beach Cruiser Bicycles
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- NO Events
- NO Extra Guests Allowed
- Saturday to Saturday ONLY – Spring Break and Summer
- Additional Fees: Amenity Passes, Bike Fee, PDP Fee, Cleaning Fee, Admin Fee, and CSA Trip Insurance.
Dune Vacation Rentals has expanded the collection of luxury vacation homes along the 30A corridor! Discover + Explore the most recent additions of premier properties for your next destination vacation! Plan your luxury destination vacation to the beautiful beaches of South Walton and STAY, PLAN, & PLAY with DUNE Vacation Rentals along the gorgeous gulf coast.
Experience Our Newest Residence in the Lake District of WaterColor, Florida ~ The Lazy Z
Located in the lovely Lake District of WaterColor, 156 Cove Hollow Street is a custom coastal luxury home offering an elegant designed beach retreat for up to 12 guests. Summer reservations now available for June & July of 2021! Book direct with Dune at (855) 813-3783.
‘The Lazy Z’ is perfectly situated in the beautiful nature reserve and conveniently located near the Sand Hill pool. This home offers 4 bedrooms, an additional master bedroom retreat, 5 ½ bathrooms, and a 6 seat golf cart.
A cozy front porch welcomes you and is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee before hitting the beach or Camp WaterColor, that is only a short golf cart ride away. The first floor of this home has an open floor plan that flows seamlessly from the living room into the kitchen so large families can enjoy being together without being cramped. The gourmet kitchen provides stainless steel appliances, a large center island for food preparation or bar stool seating for 6 guests. The stylish dining table can accommodate 6 guests.
Experience Our Newest Gulf Front Residence in WaterColor, Florida ~ 1928 E Co Hwy 30A
‘1928 E Co Hwy 30A’ boasts 3 bedrooms and 3 baths of gulf front luxury living along scenic highway 30A with breathtaking views of the beautiful beaches of South Walton!
Enjoy stunning, unobstructed views of the Gulf from the balcony on the second floor or during meal time at the dining table. The living space and kitchen are both located on the second floor of the home and boast the best beach views. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and will have bar stool countertop seating. There is a bedroom on the second floor that has two bunk beds and has shared access to the hall bathroom with a single vanity and shower/tub combo.
The first floor of the home has two bedrooms each with their own bathroom. The bedroom on the left will have a king sized bed with two lofted beds above for additional guest to sleep in the room. The bedroom on the right will be the master bedroom and will have a king sized bed. Both of the bedrooms have access to the porch where you will find chaise lounge chairs and the outdoor shower that is perfect for rinsing off after being at the beach. The laundry room is also located on the first floor for convenience.
Dune Vacation Rentals would like to introduce two new luxury vacation rentals now available in our Seaside Collection for your vacationing pleasure for the NEW YEAR!
Chatham House | 71 E Ruskin St | 4 Bedrooms + 3 Baths
“Chatham House” is a modern, luxurious home in the heart of Seaside offering 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms which can accommodate 8 guests during your beach vacation! This home has a private pool, a tower with a hot tub, and beautiful views of the town of Seaside!
Chatham House was built by the Rome prize winning architect, Walter Chatham, which has been featured on the covers of Thirty-A Review, Florida Architecture, Houston Magazine, Architectural Record as “House of the Year”, and in six major books on outdoor Florida architecture. This home was also awarded the prestigious “Award of Excellence” by the National AIA (American Institute of Architects). One of the best features about this award-winning structure is that all of the doors and panels can open up which blurs the distinction between indoor and outdoor living allowing for the perfect coastal breeze to fill the space (Walter Chatham).
This home greets you with a glass bridge over a glass tiled Koi pond before entering the spacious first floor. This home is filled with modern art and furnishings throughout that make it a one of a kind space with no detail over-looked. The kitchen offers Viking and Sub-Zero stainless steel appliances. The dining room has a wonderful view of the pool and outdoor space and has a table that can accommodate 6 guests. The first floor offers three bedrooms each with a queen size mattress and option to open the movable panels/doors to smell the salty air. Two of the queen bedrooms have access to a jack-n-jill bathroom sharing a shower, but each having their own sink and toilet. The fourth bedroom is located on the second floor and offers two twin single mattresses that are lofted over a custom, built-in desk and shelving for those needing to get a little work done. Each of the twin beds do have their own tv. There are stairs leading to the tower which has a hot tub and beautiful views of Seaside.
The outdoor space of this home is just as nice as the inside featuring a lovely pool (that can be heated for $35/day), third floor tower with a hot tub for relaxing, an outdoor dining table with seating for 8 guests, and a gas grill. “Chatham House” is a landmark in Seaside, Florida and is a great foundation for a beach vacation your friends and family will never forget!
Dreamcatcher | 53 E Ruskin St | 2 Bedrooms + 2 Baths
“Dreamcatcher” is a centrally located cottage in the heart of the beautiful community of Seaside! This modern and professionally designed home is only 6 houses away from the white sandy beaches of the Emerald Coast and is the perfect beach retreat for your family offering two bedrooms/2 bathrooms and a loft!
This beach cottage has been updated from top to bottom with modern and luxury finishes and elegantly styled by the in-house design group at Restoration Hardware. The living space features beautiful windows and cathedral ceilings allowing for natural light to fill the home. The living room features a loft which can be accessed by a modern, metal ladder. The loft offers sleeping accommodations for 4 guests with two twin single beds each with a twin trundle. The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s dream and offers high-end stainless steel appliances. The two bedrooms create the perfect environment for relaxation and each have a queen sized bed. Calcutta gold marble adorns each bathroom and is truly stunning! “Dreamcatcher” is an idyllic cottage to enjoy the Seaside lifestyle and live out your beach dream!
The holidays are upon us! We trust your Thanksgiving was full of cheer and joy and what better way to celebrate the Christmas holiday than a luxury beach vacation to one of your favorite destinations – 30A along the beautiful Emerald Coast! Experience your favorite beach community for a holiday to remember, in addition to outdoor adventure of course! What’s happening in South Walton this 2020 holiday season? Discover the best of the beautiful beaches and experience a sunny holiday on 30A!
MERRY MAIN STREET
December 12, 2020
Main Street DeFuniak Springs has announced its “Merry Main Street” schedule of events to begin on Small Business Saturday, November 28, 2020. Taking place every Saturday before Christmas in Historic Downtown DeFuniak Springs, events include in-store specials, visits with Santa & Mrs. Claus, photo opportunities with The Character Clubhouse, rides on the Choctaw Express Train and live holiday performances by local groups.
Merry Main Street will continue every Saturday prior to Christmas. Along with in-store merchant events and promotions, the reoccurring schedule of events include…
2 – 7 p.m. Mistletoe Market
1 – 3 p.m. The Character Clubhouse Photo Opportunities
December 5: Mickey & Minnie
December 12: Buzz, Woody & Jessie
December 19: Paw Patrol
3 – 5 p.m. Santa & Mrs. Claus
4 – 7 p.m. Christmas Carolers
CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER
December 24, 2020 5 pm – 10 pm
‘twas the night before Christmas, when all through FOOW, the restaurant was stirring while the chefs cooked for you… Join FOOW in celebrating the last night before Santa arrives with special menu features curated by the restaurant’s Executive Chef, and wind down with family and friends on a special evening – after all, Christmas is prettier on the Gulf! FOOW’s regular dinner menu will be served during this time. Open to the public; in order to seat guests more efficiently, reservations are not accepted.
NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER AT HAVANA BEACH
December 31, 2020 5 pm – 12 am
Toast to your last meal of 2020 at Havana Beach Bar & grill with a special three-course menu and live entertainment all night long! Havana Beach’s pianist, Michael Johnson, will be playing live between 5 – 9 p.m. He will then be joined by acclaimed visiting pianists Nate Sangsland and David Mark Butler for a Dueling Pianos performance, from 9 p.m. to midnight.
$125++ per person; seating times available between 5 – 11 p.m. Reservations are required (call 850.588.2882). Lounge and bar seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. ++Service charge and sales tax not included.
Event listings courtesy of visitsouthwalton.com
Dune Vacation Rentals is proud to introduce several new additions to the collection of luxury vacation homes available for your next 30A vacation getaway! With newly added properties throughout the incredible communities of the 30A corridor, Dune Vacation Rentals offers guests unparalleled customer service, exceptional homes, and luxury accommodations for even the most discerning of guests.
Discover these incredible vacation rental properties now offered to you by Dune Vacation Rentals, the premier luxury vacation rental provider along 30A!
SECOND SANDBAR | 1946 E CO HIGHWAY 30A | 3 BEDS & 3.5 BATHS
“Second Sandbar” is a beautifully designed gulf front home in WaterColor! Interior designed and furnished by Toby West, an Atlanta interior decorator. This stunning home was published on the cover of a past issue of Veranda Magazine for its breathtaking views and color; “Panhandle Palette,” thus the name “Second Sandbar” as it is the aqua color inside and out, of the gorgeous second sandbar in the Gulf.
SEA DREAM | 1960 E CO HIGHWAY 30A | 4 BEDS & 4.5 BATHS
“Sea Dream” is a newly updated and luxurious gulf front home located in WaterColor! This home features three floors that each boasts stunning views of the Emerald Gulf Coast. “Sea Dream” is a 4 bedroom and 4 ½ bathroom home that can accommodate 12 guests during your beach vacation!
VIRIDIAN UNIT 301 | SEAGROVE BEACH | 3 BEDS & 3.5 BATHS
Viridian Unit 301 in Seagrove Beach is a stunningly, luxurious condominium home that has panoramic views of the emerald gulf coast and white sandy beaches! Throughout this 3 bedroom and 3 and a half bathroom home, you will find beautiful and intentional décor and furnishings that create the perfect beach retreat for relaxation.
308 PINE NEEDLE WAY | WATERCOLOR, FL | 4 BEDS & 5 BATHS
“308 Pine Needle Way” is a charming 4 bedroom and 5 bathroom home that is nestled in the Forest District of the WaterColor Community! This beautiful property offers a carriage house, golf cart, and an outdoor space with a plunge pool, fire place, and comfortable seating for the entire family during your beach vacation!
STAGG BY THE SEA | 12 SEABREEZE WAY | INLET BEACH | 5 BEDS & 4 BATHS
Stagg By the Sea” is a lovely 5 bedroom + bunk nook home with a private pool and views of the gulf! This home can accommodate 16 guests during your stay in Seacrest Beach!
This home welcomes you with an incredible outdoor space featuring a private pool (can be heated for $35/day) and plenty of seating and dining for the entire family to enjoy. The three story window wall allows natural light to fill throughout the space and the open concept floor plan allows everyone to stay closely connected.
ATTICUS COTTAGE | 90 ATTICUS ROAD | ROSEMARY BEACH | 3 BEDS & 3 BATHS
In the heart of Rosemary Beach, “Atticus Cottage” is a charming 3 bedroom and 3 bathroom home that is steps away from Barrett Square or a short bike ride to the beach!
This home greets you with a beautiful front porch that is perfect for relaxing in the morning with a cup of coffee. The first floor features an open concept flow from the living room to the kitchen with ten foot ceilings and abundant windows for the natural light to fill the space. The kitchen offers marble countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a spacious pantry for all of your afternoon snacks and sweet treats.
Introducing 109 Vermillion Way located in the Lake District of WaterColor, Florida! This premier luxury vacation home boasts 5 bedrooms and 5 baths of custom coastal elegance. Perfectly positioned with panoramic views of Western Lake this gorgeous property will accommodate 16 guests with exceptional outdoor spaces and a private pool, discover the luxurious Lake District lifestyle offered with this incredible home, now offered by Dune Vacation Rentals for your next destination beach vacation getaway!
The open concept floor plan elegantly flows from the living room to the kitchen with gorgeous white oak flooring found throughout the light and bright coastal designed home. While relaxing in the great room which features a beautiful fireplace, the entire back portion of the home has accordion style doors which provides lovely views of the private pool and Western Lake. The custom kitchen features high-end appliances, a wet bar with a wine refrigerator and pellet ice machine, large center island with seating for 5 guests, and access to the screened-in porch and private pool. There is a guest bedroom with a king sized bed and ensuite bathroom located off of the kitchen. For your convenience, there is also a half bath and laundry room on the main floor.
The outdoor living space is fully equipped with a luxury kitchen and gas grill, bar stool seating, and a screened-in porch for relaxation and an outdoor TV to watch your favorite sporting event while enjoying the nature of WaterColor. The private pool and spa is perfect for those who want some peace and quiet while enjoying their vacation. The outdoor living space features beautiful decking surrounding the pool with chaise lounge chairs so the entire family can enjoy their beach vacation together!
Welcome to Seaside – A simple, beautiful life.
We couldn’t agree more with the incredible beauty of Seaside and the simple treasures of life along the gulf coast! Dune Vacation Rentals feels privileged to offer a unique collection of luxury vacation gulf front rentals in Seaside, Florida as well as exceptional customer service with the highest standards for quality and guest experience.
Discover Dune’s Luxury Seaside, Florida Collection and reserve your next gulf front or gulf view luxury rental property on 30A!
Our collection of Seaside, Florida vacation rental properties are typically steps from the pristine white sands of the gorgeous beaches and the shimmering emerald waters or just a walk or bike ride away from one of the many iconic beach pavilions.
Outside the Box | 4 Bedrooms + 6.5 Baths | Seaside, FL | Gulf Front
Buckeye on the Beach | 4 Bedrooms + 4.5 Baths | Seaside, FL | Gulf Front
Blue View | 4 Bedrooms + 4.5 Baths | Seaside, FL | Gulf View
Shop and dine al fresco at local boutiques and enjoy casual fine dining along the coast at highly anticipated award winning restaurants. Share the day with family and friends and explore Sundog Books, Central Square Records, The Art of Simple, Fusion Art Glass, the shops of Ruskin Place, to name a few for beautiful artwork or fashionable clothing.
Dine at Seaside’s wonderful restaurants or grab a snack at one of the vintage Airstream trailers lining 30A that have become a staple of Seaside’s beach town image.
Seaside boasts unique beach cottages and old-time living.
Sporting a unique architectural design and an atmosphere evoking pure fun, Seaside remains a treasure to locals and visitors alike. The ideal locale for experiencing the 30A lifestyle from early morning coffee, a day on the beach, or a night of gorgeous sunset views and fabulous fare.
Experience the playful lifestyle of the community in a Seaside rental and bring your family a fun-filled beach vacation.
Autumn will officially “fall” upon us September 22, 2020 and we can’t hide our enthusiasm! We love the fall season and all the fun that comes along with cooler temperatures and local outdoor events. One of our favorite fall experiences is the dining and entertainment scene along the 30A corridor! What better way to dine and discover the flavors of the Emerald Coast, dining al fresco in the fall is at the top of our list!
Maybe you’re a Raving Fan and visit 30A every season or just looking to discover the perfect coastal getaway, regardless, you’re in for a treat! If you enjoy casual coastal fine dining, local talent and entertainment, or simply a fabulous bottle of wine at sunset with friends 30A offers both guests and locals a plethora of options for an incredible outdoor experience along the gulf coast!
Simple, Delightful, Al Fresco ~ Descriptions courtesy of Visit South Walton
One of the 30A area’s only large family-style restaurants and bars overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, FOOW is open to the public and serves lunch and dinner, as well as happy hour daily at the FOOWbar; live music offered seasonally. The menu, drinks, and interior design, coupled with an a streamlined open-air kitchen, create a lively and engaging ambiance- perfect for a midday break with family, a fun evening with friends or a romantic date night.
The Wine Bar is renowned among locals for its award-winning wine list. Our delectable cuisine is served in a sophisticated yet informal setting making it the right place for any gathering or celebration.
The “Shunk Gulley” is a bar/restaurant located in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Its name comes from a historical fishing reef located directly to the South of the bar in the Gulf of Mexico.
A neighborhood gathering spot and seafood restaurant on Scenic 30A in South Walton, Florida.At Grayton Seafood Co. you will always find a comfortable seat, inspired and creative dishes, cold beer, grayt wines and friendly faces.
Havana Beach Bar & Grill is The Pearl Hotel’s signature AAA 4-Diamond Restaurant. You revel in the flavors of Gulf Coast Americana cuisine with old world Spanish, Portuguese, and French influences. With meats, fish and produce from family-owned, small-producers within just miles of your plate, Havana Beach Bar & Grill is a true South Walton culinary staple. Outdoor seating on the Veranda allows views overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and Main Street.
Stay, Plan, + Play with DUNE Vacation Rentals and “fall” in love with the 30A lifestyle! Book Direct or call our team of destination vacation experts at (855) 813-3783.
Welcome to beautiful Blue Mountain Beach, Florida! Have you experienced this coastal beach community? Loved by locals and visitors, alike!
Blue Mountain Beach offers visitors a beach vacation filled with family fun, delicious food, and awe inspiring sunsets. Located on the highest dunes on 30A, the views from your Blue Mountain Beach rental of the Emerald Coast and its famous crystal clear waters will be like none other on 30A. Bike on trails through Point Washington State Park. Enjoy delicious pastries from Blue Mountain Bakery and sweet treats from the famous Blue Mountain Creamery. Or, treat your family to spectacular seafood from Blue Mabel, a local smokehouse and purveyor of good eats, friendly faces, and good times on 30A.
Blue Mountain Beach is renowned for its calming and relaxing atmosphere. Among vacation rentals on 30A, Blue Mountain Beach offers visitors a unique and tranquil perspective on the 30A lifestyle. With its open feeling and convenient proximity to the beach, your Blue Mountain Beach rental will be sure to offer you and your family a perfect summer vacation.
What are guests saying about their Blue Mountain Beach experience with Dune Vacation Rentals – the premier boutique luxury rental home provider on 30A? Discover what our Fans are raving about, year after year!
Peyton’s Place ~ Blue Mountain Beach, Florida
“WONDERFUL VACATION AT PEYTON’S PLACE”
This home was so beautiful inside and out. It was very clean and well taken care of. We thoroughly enjoyed the use of every room in the house. Our large family had ample space to enjoy, and loved the outdoor space to relax in the mornings and evenings! The use of the bikes was a great way to get to the beach. We loved the quaint and quiet area. Baileigh did a great job answering our questions and helping us with a small issue. We would definitely vacation here again!
Guest Review | Summer 2020
BeachHive ~ Blue Mountain Beach, Florida
This is our first time vacationing in this area. House was amazing…high quality everything!!! They thought of everything. The golf cart is a huge plus. Customer service was awesome. We didn’t have problems but someone was checking g on us as soon as we got there. Thanks for a wonderful vacation!
Guest Review | Summer 2020
Dune Vacation Rentals is thrilled to announce a new addition to our Seaside Collection of luxury vacation rental homes on 30A! Perfectly placed just steps from the Seaside Square – “Blue View” is located at 2308 E County Highway 30A. With gulf views from all 3 stories of this custom coastal Seaside, Florida vacation home, Blue View boasts 4 bedrooms and 4. 5 baths, ideal for up to 12 guests.
Newly constructed and professionally designed this coastal treasure welcomes your exceptionally high expectations of comfort and quality set against the most breathtaking backdrop… the gorgeous gulf waters, reminiscent of a tropical paradise right here on the Emerald Coast!
What can you expect from this creative coastal luxury home in Seaside? The first floor offers a guest bedroom featuring two queen sized beds, a bunk nook with a twin over twin bunk, and a shared bathroom with a shower/tub combination. The second floor offers two additional bedrooms. The master suite features a king sized bed and private bathroom with a soaking tub, walk-in shower, and dual sink vanity with no detail spared. The third floor of this elegant beach home provides incredible views of the gulf and white sandy beaches.
Discover “Blue View” one of the newest luxurious beach vacation homes to Dune’s Seaside Collection and Stay, Plan, + Play on 30A this fall!
What are guests saying about their Seaside, Florida stay with DUNE?
“The home is absolutely stunning, and perfect in every way. From a kitchen designed to entertain, every bedroom wonderfully appointed, and the pool and tower just put this property over the top. Alicia with Dune Vacation was amazing. Already rebooked for next year!”
Raving Fan | Summer 2020