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  • $200 to $749 / night
  • Bedrooms: 4 | Baths: 3 Full, 1 Half | Sleeps: 10 | Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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What A View ~ Santa Rosa Beach Vacation Rental by Southern

Enter beautiful Cypress Dunes and experience a Florida with nature at your doorstep, cypress lake trails or topsail state park in your backdoor, yet all of today’s amenities included….Gated community, Tennis, Fitness center, Infinity edge pool, Outdoor fireplace, WIFI and smart TVs.

What A View is just that, from the moment you enter the large welcoming porch on the first floor complete with a brick patio for grilling, where you may see deer, rabbits or even a sea turtle in our neighboring state park and preserve. The first-floor entrance includes a day bed with trundle, sleeping 2 comfortably, and an adjacent bedroom with 2 twin beds and private bath. The bath includes a tub with shower. Beautifully decorated in soothing colors of the Florida sky. All drapery is room darkening, to ensure a restful night of sleep. This level sleeps 4 total. The first floor includes access to the laundry area and garage and elevator. There is also an “extra” refrigerator in the garage, perfect for storing beach and pool drinks and snacks. A large Drying rack for hanging wet towels and bathing suits after a day at the pool or beach is also in the garage. Zoned AC/Heating on each floor to personalize your comfort levels.

The second floor includes 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. The Master Bedroom has a private porch, perfect for enjoying the view of the reserve with your morning coffee, as well as a beautifully appointed Master Bath with custom walk-in shower and bench and private water closet. The Master Bedroom is furnished with a King Tempurpedic bed and vintage armoire with Smart television. White linens with soft blue accents complement the décor. Large walk-in closet with built-in storage, and full-length mirror. The front bedroom overlooks the Cypress Pond, filled with Lilly Pads and mature Cypress Trees, it is What A View… private walk-in closet and entrance to bath. Furnished with a Queen cypress bed and art to complement the Cypress Pond. The gulf front bedroom is also furnished with Queen Linen headboard and vintage white bamboo nightstands and mirrors and dresser. The embroidered linen drapery perfectly frame the view of the preserve. Large closet. The Cypress Pond bedroom and Gulf Front bedroom share a custom bath, with large walk-in shower with custom cabinets to store your personal items. This level sleeps 6.

As you enter the 3rd floor, you will understand why we named our beach house, “WhatAView”…the glass wall and doors facing the gulf, capture the Florida Gulf of Mexico and Stalworth Lake. You can see the dunes and hear the surf from the expansive outdoor porch, where you can lounge or nap on the twin bed swing, have your meals on the 10’ cypress table or relax on the sofas and enjoy your morning coffee or fabulous sunsets. Inside, we have the definition of the open concept, with living, dining, entertaining and cooking all on one level!  Beautiful hand scraped oak floors with a hint of blue and gray, complementing the blue walls and ceiling help you experience the Florida sky indoors. Custom cabinets throughout the house, large island to gather while cooking, gas cooktop, with convection/microwave as well as conventional oven, perfect for large family gathering. The island has four stools. The dining area, with views of the Cypress Pond and the gulf, include dining for 8, with extra leaves to expand the table to 10, or dine on the porch with seating for 12. There is also additional seating in the dining area for relaxing and spending time with family and friends. A beautiful antique armoire houses a smart Television. The living area features 2 sofas and 2 swivel chairs for gathering or watching television, or enjoying a beautiful sunset from indoors. So, children can be watching Jake and the Neverland Pirates, while others are watching a movie, all on the same floor. The Bar area includes a beverage frig as well as a wine cooler, making access to beverages easy for all. Personalize your music genre with Surround Sound inside and on the porches. And fall football days, you can be on the porch, enjoying the crisp weather but still able to see the television!

Wifi is important to everyone, and there are boosters on all floors to enhance your internet experiences. Expanded cable package is included in our Mediacom cable package. We hope you will enjoy our Beach home, we are excited to share our View with you.

Bed Sizes:

  • First Floor
    • Daybed with Trundle
    • Fourth Bedroom- (2) Twin
  • Second Floor
    • Master Bedroom – King
    • Second Bedroom – Queen
    • Third Bedroom – Queen

Guests enjoy access to Cypress Dunes’ award-winning resort amenities:
–       Community clubhouse with outdoor fireplace, sunset deck and large fitness center with weights, cardio and TRX equipment
–       Gulf-front infinity pool (Seasonally heated!) and adjacent hot tub with a beautiful gulf view
–       Cypress wetland boardwalk and nature trails
–       2 tennis courts
–       Sidewalks throughout the neighborhood
–       Recreational lawn area
–       Easy access to walking and nature trails in adjacent Topsail Preserve State Park
–       Bike-friendly neighborhood for kids and adults alike

The Cypress Dunes Gulf front infinity pool is seasonally heated on the following dates:
March 1st – April 10th
November 18th – November 27th
December 18th – January 5th

Beach Access
Cypress Dunes does not offer direct beach access but has numerous nearby public beach access points. Guests can easily access the beach through the state park by foot, by bike or a short drive.
Stallworth Preserve Beach Access is 1.2 miles away.
Free beach access and parking Memorial Day-Labor Day.

The Dune Allen Regional Beach Access is 1.3 miles away and offers parking. Google maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/RMFKCqv3EKJ2

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park offers a shuttle to the beach access from the parking lot ($6 admission per vehicle), .approximately .8 miles from the home. Google maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/QTJroibBVku


Bed Types
  • King (s): 1
  • Queen Bed (s): 2
  • Twin (s): 3
  • Trundle (s) - Twin: 1
Unit Size
  • 2634 sq. ft
  • Full (3)
  • Half (1)
Property Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Covered Parking
  • DVD Player (s)
  • Dryer
  • Free WiFi
  • Keyless Lock
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Balcony
  • Stereo
  • TV (s)
  • TV (s) - Smart
  • Washer
  • Beach Access
Activities Nearby
  • Beach Combing
  • Boating
  • DeepSea Fishing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Shopping
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Partial View
  • Water View
Kitchen Features
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Full Kitchen
  • Granite Countertops
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Toaster
  • Wet Bar
  • Wine Cooler
Attractions Nearby
  • Cinemas
  • Health Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
Resort/Community Amenities
  • Fitness Facility
  • Hot Tub - Community
  • Pool - Community
  • Tennis Courts
  • Minimum Night Stay and Turn Day Restrictions May Apply
  • No Guests Under 25 w/o Parent
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Non Smoking
  • Snowbird Rentals Accepted
Bathroom Features
  • Towels (Not Beach) Provided
  • Walk In Shower