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WaterColor Inn and Resort

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34 Goldenrod Circle, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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McComb, Mississippi
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed in Watercolor 2 weeks ago. Our family stayed at BeachWalk, a three bedroom house rented through Sunburst Realty. Watercolor is beautiful; the house not so much. The advertised porches were too dirty to use and being used for owner storage of building materials; there was no place to store food (no pantry or open cabinets); the bed pillows... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best beach I've taken my family to as far as convenience of access, cleanliness and overall atmosphere. The water is the clearest of all ocean waters I've ever seen too! The resort is top notch and within walking or biking distance is food trucks, stands, cafes and ice cream shops - more than one would ever be able to grow... More 

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Maineville, Ohio, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first time at Watercolor. We stayed in a condo in the park district. The only con about this vacation was the resort's lawn care service started at 6 am. I really don't need to hear trash pick up or the leaf blower at 6 am in the morning. Everything else perfect! You can walk and bike around... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This review is for the resort, not the inn. (There should be a separate place for house rental/ resort reviews. ). This is our third trip to Watercolor and we have really tried to love it but just can't. Pros: beautiful beach, nice beach front pool with dining, nice bike trails, small lake, beautiful homes, next to Seaside, Teens LOVE... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hubby and I spent a week here and have been so amazed at the beauty of this place! The resort is well cared for and the staff/community are so pleasant and friendly! It is so relaxing being here! Lots of little shops and food places and it's all within walking distance or you can ride one of the bikes... More 

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Amarillo
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a house and it was nice; however, the lock was broken and we had to pester them to get it fixed by the second day. Also, the wifi was weak, at best. There was no phone service and this mattered since ATT cell service didn't work in the house. Furniture was comfortable, dishes were adequate. Beach was beautiful,... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very pleased when we first arrived at the Watercolor Inn. The staff was accommodating and welcoming and our room was newly updated and beautiful. But you can imagine our shock to find out that in addition to paying $400 a night for our room we were expected to pay an additional $45-$55 a day for 2 beach chairs... More 

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Hopkinton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overpriced considering small and outdated rooms. Guests in next room were playing music constantly. Manager would not intervene. No privacy on balconies. They charge 50 dollars /day for beach chairs and umbrella

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Jackson, Mississippi
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

AMAZING vacation! The Watercolor Inn and staff will definitely spoil you. Absolute perfection. The rooms are super clean and decorated to perfection. Our room was one of the larger rooms on the 2nd floor and was fabulous! Yes, you have a view of the dunes and not the beach but it did not bother us since most of our team... More 

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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I couldn't wait to spend our vacation at Seaside Florida. So staying at Watercolor was a dream come true. Every inch of this hotel is design perfection with an elegant, casual beach theme. I truly felt like I was on vacation at the coast wherever I went. The staff was friendly, helpful and kind. Our room was gorgeous and comfortable... More 

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