Watermelon Margarita Recipe

Refreshing Summer Margarita For Your Summer Vacation!

Watermelon Margarita Recipe

We are big fans of all things “watermelon” this summer! After the head index we all endured in June, we feel refreshed and energized after enjoying a slice of watermelon ~ bonus points if you put salt on the slice! To further enjoy our summer craving, we are going to craft the perfect watermelon margarita. Imagine heading inside after a long day on the beach, pouring yourself a vibrant cocktail, and heading out to your private balcony. Sip and savor the coastal sunsets reflecting on another blissful day on the shore. Continue reading for our take on the perfect watermelon margarita recipe. Make sure to take a picture of your creation and tag us on social media so we can share in the fun, @southern_vacationrentals.

What You’ll Need:

  • ½ Cup Tequila
  • 5 Cups Cut Watermelon
  • ½ Cup Lime Juice, plus 4 Sliced Lime Rounds for Garnish
  • Ice
  • Salt for the Rim


  1. Combine the tequila, watermelon, lime juice, and ice. Blend until smooth.
  2. Salt the rim of your glasses and add ice to each glass. Pour the watermelon margarita into each glass and garnish with the lime rounds.
  3. Enjoy!

Simple steps and an easy-to-acquire ingredient list are part of what makes this watermelon margarita recipe so perfect for a summer getaway. No matter if you are staying in a beachfront vacation home in Destin or a luxury condo rental on 30A, there are grocery stores near you that will have everything you need. It is great for those traveling with a group to enjoy it or a couple looking for a recipe that is quick to assemble and enjoy.

Haven’t booked your stay yet? There is still time to reserve a late summer getaway to the Gulf Coast. Check out our vacation rental inventory to find the perfect accommodation for your next trip. Once you book, make sure to visit our Gulf Coast Guide for assistance in planning the perfect stay. Summertime is the best season to visit the beach due to the warm weather, sunshine, and crystal-clear waters. And now you have a delicious watermelon margarita recipe to go along with your summer vacation.