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Address: 78 N Barrett Sq, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461-5039
Phone Number: 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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Great Beach town!

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
John F
Birmingham, Alabama
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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Soft powdery white sand, clear water, beautiful sunsets, private laid back atmosphere (no crazy drunk party animals), perfect for families, beach service for chairs (rent from Rosemary or free if you stay at the Pearl), accessible restrooms (with a gate code), close parking, close to many great restaurants.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I look forward to our yearly trip to Rosemary Beach for a vacation. This year it was a nightmare. The noise was unbelievable. Instead of waking up to the sound if birds chirping, we have had three solid days, 7am-6pm, of concrete saw cutting as an entire section of sidewalk is being removed to create more parking... More 

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Kristen M, Guest Relations Manager at Rosemary Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Rosemary Beach. We appreciate any and all feedback we receive about our growing community. Throughout the year, the community sees all manner of improvements from additional parking spaces to renovations and even new construction projects. We do apologize for the sometimes noisy nature of these improvements. We hope our visitors have the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot say enough about Rosemary!! Rented numerous beach homes all four seasons. It never disappoints!

Thank Dawn P
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our brief visit to the Silver Sea Carriage House at Rosemary Beach, Florida. The carriage house was very comfortable, and my daughter loved the accommodations upstairs with her own TV and a king sized bed. She enjoyed the back balcony as a place to watch Downton Abbey free from parental interference. We really liked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Love the community of Rosemary Beach. The only negative is how close the houses are to each other, but once see how you are in such close proximity to all the amenities you fall in love with the area. Everything you need is within walking distance with the exception of a grocery store, but there are many fabulous restaurants, even... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful beaches with white sand and clear water. Upscale beach resort town with shops, restaurants, the works.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful little city in itself. We just drove through on our way to PCB. Beaches looked nice. The shops and houses were beautiful.

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Although it looks like another example of the urban concepts of The New Urbanism as found in Seaside, it is not until one experiences it first hand that it is understood how this is less of a town and more of a resort. A resort consisting of stores, restaurants, and houses, some privately owned, that get rented but treated similar... More 

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