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Address: 78 N Barrett Sq, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461-5039
Phone Number: +1 866-655-2912
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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Good for family, but great for a couple

Although most places to stay here would accommodate a family, most of the dining is upscale and geared to couples. And there is nothing more romantic than walking or riding bikes... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Suwanee, Georgia
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Suwanee, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although most places to stay here would accommodate a family, most of the dining is upscale and geared to couples. And there is nothing more romantic than walking or riding bikes down Rosemary's narrow streets and walking on the beach. Stay at The Pearl and celebrate a birthday or anniversary rather than family vacation. But do so in spring or... More 

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Sanibel Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is without a doubt one of the most stunning communities in all of Florida. The architecture, ambience and environment is like nothing I have ever seen. Many multi million dollar houses on quaint, beautiful streets. Most of them have carriage house style garages and exquisite landscaping. There is a commercial shopping/dining area and the beaches are second to none.... More 

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Maryland Heights, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area of the panhandle was so much fun. Rosemary and Seacrest was so relaxed. For us it was a short walk across 30A to the clean white sand and beach. We were there in October so the water temp was a tad chilly, but once you got in it was great. Nice wave action and the water was clear.... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Very expensive place to stay. Walked to everything. Only ate dinner out. Not real crowded @ off season, otherwise wall to wall people.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Awesome beach town with nice restaurants, family friendly shops and lots of places to ride bikes and enjoy. Love love rosemary beach .

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

First time here after all neighborhood families recommended it --- came for fall break and enjoyed the long weekend. Great town, excellent biking and free range for kids to be independent. The apartments were excellent - not too crowded. The beach a bit more crowded - but everything is close, very laid back to move around - a bit more... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

This is the place to find sea shells! So many different kinds, including sand dollars! It's so beautiful here!

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Having said this, it might appeal to some people for these reasons. There are people everywhere, and the streets are very narrow with houses on top of each other. It might be good for a retirement couple, but if you want things to do at night, there isn't. Everything closes at 10 pm, except the hotel bar which closes at... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Very classy beach town. Great vibe. Very high end. Fantastic eating establishments. Fun night life!! Not a place to be on a budget. Love it here in the spring and fall.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I rarely give anything five stars because, well, that's pretty much perfection in my book. I hesitate to say how great this place is because then more people might come, crowds would increase, prices would go higher, and I would have sabotaged myself, but this has to be the best beach spot for families in the US. Doesn't get any... More 

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