Nestled between Grayton Beach and Seaside, WaterColor is one of the newest beach communities along Highway 30A. It’s a place where the spotless sugar-white sands of the beach converge with upscale boutiques, modern restaurants, and abundant natural beauty. In short, WaterColor is well-worth checking out during your Florida Gulf Coast vacation—and we’ll tell you more about why that is down below!
What to Know About WaterColor Florida
WaterColor Florida has a little bit of something for everyone, from the outdoor enthusiast to the souvenir shopper.
In WaterColor Beach itself, the beach is pristine and secluded, making it perfect for planning a relaxing beach day. The town is also home to lavish spas, unique boutiques, and award-winning restaurants. Fish Out of Water, housed within WaterColor Inn & Resort, is a James Beard Award Winning restaurant specializing in fresh seafood, Southern dishes, and an extensive wine list, all served up in a fine dining atmosphere with a panoramic view of the Gulf. The Wine Bar is another great spot to grab food and drinks, its French bistro setting creates an ambiance ripe for indulging in wines, cheeses, pizza, and other menu items.
The town’s location between Seaside and Grayton Beach allows visitors to easily access major 30A sightseeing spots. Grayton Beach State Park, a 400-acre natural wonderland, is home to Western Lake, the biggest coastal dune lake in South Walton. Rent a kayak, canoe, or stand-up paddleboard from The BoatHouse and explore the lake! Additionally, you’ll encounter miles of nature trails, hiking trails, and biking trails to explore. Point Washington State Forest is another popular nearby natural attraction with numerous trails. Renting a bike from Rent Gear Here is a great way to get started.
Close by, Seaside, is a town so picturesque that it was used as the set for the Jim Carrey movie The Truman Show. It is a small town designed to be pedestrian- and biking-friendly, with little to no need for cars. Here, you’ll find an array of local shops and restaurants worth perusing.
Wherever your day in WaterColor takes you, a fun time awaits!
Plan the Vacation of a Lifetime with Rivard of South Walton Rentals
Our team of reservation specialists can tell you more about WaterColor Beach and other wonderful places to visit along Highway 30A when you contact us about booking your stay in one of our beautiful vacation rentals today!