Posted on 6/26/2024

30A Lakefront Vacation Rentals

Welcome to a different side of South Walton's 30A, where the pristine white sands and shimmering emerald waters are just the beginning of your getaway. Nestled along this beloved coastline is a hidden gem not found anywhere else in the world—the rare and beautiful coastal dune lakes. These natural wonders create serene lakefront retreats, perfect for those seeking a blend of adventure and relaxation.

Imagine starting your mornings with a kayak glide across tranquil waters, where each paddle stroke dips into the reflections of soft-pink sunrises. Or perhaps, you'd enjoy casting a line from your private dock, waiting for a catch, as the sounds of nature play the perfect symphony. Here, your days can be filled with bird watching, paddle boarding, and even swimming in the unique ecosystems these lakes support.

For those moments when solitude is what you seek, our selection of lakefront vacation rentals along scenic Highway 30A offers the ultimate in privacy and serenity. From the adventurous soul to the peace-seeker, everyone finds their slice of paradise here. So why settle for the ordinary when you can experience the extraordinary at any of our handpicked locations? Read on to discover some of the finest lakefront properties that promise unforgettable stays, spectacular views, and the kind of relaxation you've been dreaming about.


6 Bedrooms / 6 Full & 1 Half Bathrooms / 14 Guests

Abaco, a cherished gem in Grayton Beach, has recently undergone renovations, enlarging its decks to enhance the awe-inspiring 180-degree views of Northwest Florida's picturesque landscape as celebrated by Southern Living magazine in May 2011. Perfectly positioned at the confluence of Western Lake and Grayton Beach’s pristine sands, Abaco promises an unforgettable experience with stunning sunrises and breathtaking Gulf sunsets. Indulge in luxury with its ample amenities, including a hot tub on the porch for relaxing evenings, five king bedrooms, and a unique queen bunk room—each equipped with built-in flat-screen TVs. The gourmet kitchen, equipped with dual appliances, is an entertainer’s dream, while the great room boasts a Bose surround sound system and a large flat-screen TV with Chromecast for the ultimate relaxation after a day exploring 30A’s charming surroundings. Just a short stroll from the iconic Red Bar and minutes from Seaside and Watercolor, Abaco offers both serenity and convenience, making it an idyllic escape for those seeking the best of Florida's scenic coast.

About Time At Redfish

5 Bedrooms / 4 Full & 2 Half Bathrooms / 14 Guests

Discover About Time at Redfish, an enchanting Old Florida-style beach rental in Blue Mountain Beach, famous for its pristine shoreline. This charming home, with five bedrooms and ample living space, comfortably hosts up to fourteen guests. Overlooking the stunning Big Redfish Lake, the property features a private dock perfect for fishing and kayaking and offers mesmerizing rooftop views of the lake and the Gulf. Enjoy luxurious amenities across four stories, including a spacious great room with panoramic views, a gourmet kitchen, and a serene poolside area. Whether lounging by the pool, dining on the balcony, or exploring Pt. Washington State Forest, your stay at About Time at Redfish promises tranquility and unforgettable memories.

A Villa Lago

5 Bedrooms / 4 Full Bathrooms / 12 Guests

Experience the ultimate getaway at A Villa Lago, a stunning vacation home in Seagrove Beach along Scenic Highway 30A. Nestled by Eastern Lake, this beautifully decorated villa blends beach and lakefront living. With five bedrooms and four baths, it comfortably accommodates up to 12 guests. Inside, the open-concept layout features a great room, a gourmet kitchen, and an elegant dining area. Bedrooms are spread across three levels, including a charming loft for the kids. Outside, unwind by the private pool, grill a poolside feast, or stroll to the nearby beach. Whether kayaking on the lake, exploring Seagrove Beach, or soaking up the sun, A Villa Lago promises an unforgettable escape.


5 Bedrooms / 5 Full & 1 Half Bathrooms / 14 Guests

Welcome to Barefootin, a luxurious 4,000 square foot vacation home located in the exclusive beachfront community of Old Florida Beach near Santa Rosa Beach’s Gulf Place. With five beautifully decorated bedrooms, each featuring a private bathroom, this spacious retreat comfortably accommodates up to 14 guests. Perched above the pristine beach, it offers breathtaking views of the Gulf and the unique estuary connecting to Draper Lake. Enjoy fishing, paddleboarding, or kayaking in the serene waters, just steps away from the house. The home boasts a grand columned porch, panoramic windows, a media room, and a luxurious living area. The gourmet kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line appliances and a granite-topped bar. Two master suites upstairs offer king-sized beds and stunning views, while additional guest suites provide cozy accommodations. Close to favorite restaurants, bars, shops, and seasonal festivals along Scenic 30A, Barefootin promises an unforgettable beachside escape.

Grayt Lake

5 Bedrooms / 5 Full & 1 Half Bathrooms / 14 Guests

Step into paradise at Grayt Lake, a breathtaking four-story vacation home near the historic village center of Grayton Beach in South Walton. This lakeside retreat offers five luxurious bedrooms, each with a private bath, comfortably sleeping up to fourteen guests. Enjoy stunning views from two levels of verandas and an observation deck. The main living area features beach-inspired décor, cozy furnishings, and a gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances. The master suite and guest bedrooms provide serene sanctuaries, while the top floor is perfect for kids. Located in the upscale Grayton Landing, the home is just a short stroll or paddleboard ride from the beach, with access to fishing docks and a lakeside swimming pool. Dive into the perfect blend of luxury and nature for an unforgettable coastal getaway at Grayt Lake.

Here Comes the Sun

4 Bedrooms / 2 Full & 1 Half Bathrooms / 12 Guests

Like the classic Beatles song says, "Here Comes the Sun," and your stay here will be more than just alright - it will be great! This four-bedroom vacation home, sleeping 12 beachgoers, is located in Dune Allen Beach, the gateway to Scenic 30A in South Walton. Nestled beside Stallworth Lake and the forested acres of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, this hospitable rental offers stunning lake views and the chance to kayak, paddleboard, or fish in the exotic coastal dune lake. The contemporary Floridian-styled home features a bright main living area, a covered wrap-around veranda with tropical ambiance, and comfortable furnishings. The first-floor Primary Bedroom boasts a king-sized bed and a luxurious en suite bath. Upstairs, a den with access to a viewing deck complements three guest bedrooms. Enjoy nearby restaurants, bars, shops, and seasonal festivals minutes away in South Walton and Destin.

Rising Tide

4 Bedrooms / 2 Full Bathrooms / 10 Guests

Introducing Rising Tide, an exquisite multi-level vacation home in Dune Allen Beach, designed to accommodate ten beach-loving guests and their furry friends. This pet-friendly retreat boasts a lakefront location with a wraparound deck offering views of the rare Oyster Lake. Just minutes from the beach, the home features a lagoon-shaped private pool, hot tub, and spacious sun patio. Inside, you'll find a stylish living and dining area with beach-washed flooring, a white leather couch, and a rustic dining table. The kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. The primary bedroom has a king-sized bed, a flatscreen TV, and balcony access with Gulf views. Additional bedrooms include two with king-sized beds and a kids' room with twin bunk beds, all featuring flatscreen TVs. Rising Tide is just a short drive from popular restaurants, bars, and shops, with Gulf Place and its vibrant events only two minutes away. Enjoy dining at nearby favorites like Vue on 30A and Stinky’s Fish Camp, both offering delicious seafood and breathtaking views.

Tresca Pines

6 Bedrooms / 6 Full & 1 Half Bathrooms / 16 Guests

Unwind in style at Tresca Pines, a spacious six-bedroom vacation home in Seagrove Beach, perfect for 16 guests. Surrounded by pines and overlooking serene Tresca Lake, this 4,800-square-foot retreat is steps from the white sandy beaches and emerald waters of 30A. The secluded half-acre lot features a large swimming pool, sunning ledge, outdoor shower, and picnic table. Inside, enjoy a kitchenette, wraparound couch, and flatscreen TV in the open living area. The first floor includes a primary bedroom with lake views and three guest bedrooms, each with ensuite baths. The second-floor great room has a cathedral ceiling, a wraparound balcony, and stunning views. The second-floor primary bedroom offers lake views and a luxurious ensuite bath, while the bunk room is perfect for kids. Minutes from Seaside and Rosemary Beach, Tresca Pines is close to popular restaurants, beach bars, shops, and outdoor concerts. Complimentary bikes make exploring easy, whether grabbing coffee at Beach Bean or dining at Old Florida Fish House. Enjoy fishing at Eastern Lake or hiking in nearby Deer Lake State Park for an unforgettable coastal getaway.

While dining, shopping, hiking, biking, and beaching are among the most popular 30A activities, the best part about a vacation to this area is that there is something for everyone to enjoy. If paddle boarding, kayaking, and fishing are high on your vacation bucket list, consider renting a 30A lakefront vacation rental next time you find yourself in the area. You will find yourself with no shortage of rest, relaxation, views, and memories.

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