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Rosemary Beach

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Address: 78 North Barrett Square, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461
Phone Number: 866-655-2912
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Activities: Swimming, Walking
Description: Rosemary Beach is a neo-traditional town located on northwest Florida's...
Rosemary Beach is a neo-traditional town located on northwest Florida's gulf coast, between Panama City and Destin, at the eastern end of Scenic Route 30A. Easily accessible by air or by car, the town is a 30-minute drive from the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport and a one-hour drive from the Fort Walton Beach Okaloosa Airport. The Rosemary Beach Land Company and President Patrick Bienvenue had a vision they wanted to share with the world. In 1995, that vision became a reality and Rosemary Beach was born. Rosemary Beach Land Company’s development plan is founded in the principles of New Urbanism and Traditional Neighborhood Development. Inspired by other classic beach towns, the 107-acre, gulf-front town of Rosemary Beach was designed to bring back the notions of community, neighborhood and convenience. In other words, this slice of heaven on earth offers residents the opportunity to live and work in paradise. In their search for paradise, people often travel to the far corners of the earth, only to come up empty-handed. In reality, paradise is a lot closer than most people think. Long stretches of pristine beaches made up of the brightest of white sands. Refreshing breezes blowing off the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The peace and tranquility of gently lapping surf, singing gulls and sandpipers. These are things that have been quietly awaiting discovery in a section of Florida's panhandle. These are the ingredients that make up the town Rosemary Beach--paradise found.Residents of Rosemary Beach are lucky to not only live and work here, but also to have the opportunity to play here. When work is finished and the rest of the errands can wait, Rosemary Beach is the perfect location for a vacation. Mild year-round temperatures, yet still a change of season; spectacular beaches free from crowds; the natural beauty of a beach-side destination located on a designated scenic road; aesthetically-pleasing architecture and award-winning, expertly-designed layout; convenient and quaint town center, amenities such as tennis courts, pools, dune walkovers to the beach and lots of green areas in which to relax; these are the qualities of the new paradise of Rosemary Beach.
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Luxury Feel

Rosemary Beach has a luxury feel to it. European style beach village sure separates itself from the remainder of the Red Neck Rivera area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Rosemary Beach has a luxury feel to it. European style beach village sure separates itself from the remainder of the Red Neck Rivera area.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

We stayed in Seacrest Beach right next to Rosemary. There aren't any public access sites that I could find, but we went to the beach every day from our condo a few steps away. White sand like powdered sugar and aqua water with moderate waves. Plenty of umbrellas and chairs lining the beach. A great way to spend a week!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

This community is so quiet and beautiful and full of nature! Loved it! A very pedestrian community and it was nice to see people out walking and riding bikes! Loved seeing dogs on the beach!

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michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

This beach is gorgeous. Unlike the city of Destin were the beach is cordoned off by condo associations laying claim to beaches more than 75 feet from their buildings, Rosemary Beach has an open vista and laid back style. skip the Destin beaches and make a beeline to Rosemary Beach and quality time.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great place for families or couples!! White sand beach-warm water-even in May Community looks very new-perfectly manicured lawns and very , very clean Nice choice of restaurants Would go back again!!

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Mayfield, Kentucky
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75 reviews 75 reviews
6 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We just had the most amazing family vacation on Rosemary Beach. It is a beautiful, peaceful spot. The beach is white sand and the water is shallow for a long way which was great with small children. You can walk to shops and restaurants, which we did a lot. Great area for riding bikes too. It was such a tranquil... More 

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grapevine,texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We just spent 10 days in Rosemary Beach. It was our first visit. We will definitely return. There were so many great things about it......... the beaches are pristine, the sunsets are beautiful. The cuisine is varied and there's something for everyone. I'm vegetarian and every place we ate, the chef was able to create an amazing meal. Everything is... More 

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Panama City, Florida, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Very beautiful and very clean Beach, family beach with white sand and beautiful emerald coast water. Very relaxing and a great place to chill and reduce stress.

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Pike Road, AL
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148 reviews 148 reviews
36 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

You can walk to everything, most people bike. The shopping is elegant and relaxed, the atmosphere is beach chic, and you will never want to leave. The party is east of here - come here to have a wonderful beach vacation with friends, family, or the girls. It is simply perfect.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

what a great destination. family friendly. lots of kids of all ages. great walking trails. rent a bike for the week. lots of restaurants, shopping. beach is fabulous.

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