We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    WaterColor Inn

    34 Golden Rod Cir, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5979
    (850) 396-4340
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    $325
    $315
    SAVE $10
    $325
    $315
    SAVE $10
    $325
    $315
    SAVE $10
    Traveler (146)
    Room & Suite (419)
    Storyboard
    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “adult pool” (32 reviews)
    “gathering spot” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Golf course
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Housekeeping
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from WaterColor Inn
    Special Offer: Package Deal
    Hotel deals
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Dec 24Dec 25
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from $315.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Rosa Beach hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "87a3ca21cb7046508c62cd66cf1f598a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":667400,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[53947443],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":315,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"87a3ca21cb7046508c62cd66cf1f598a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":325,"lowestMetaPrice":315,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":325,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":325,"lowestMetaPrice":315,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":325,"hotelName":"WaterColor Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijg3YTNjYTIxY2I3MDQ2NTA4YzYyY2Q2NmNmMWY1OThhIiwiQUlLIjoiOTRkMTIzZmQ5M2Y4NDY3YzlmNTQwOTBlMmY1NjkwZWYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "12/24/2017", "checkOut": "12/25/2017", "lowestPrice": "$315", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"78883520":"OrbitzEWS","53947443":"TravelocityEWS","65694444":"Hotwire","32467113":"BookingCom","32624473":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (500)
    There are newer reviews for WaterColor Inn
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    291 - 295 of 491 reviews

    Reviewed December 3, 2012

    Great staff, great food, great experience. Went during at the end of November, good time to go. Not crowded but before a lot of the shops and restaurants shut down for the winter. Staff is excellent; accommodating and friendly without being overly so.

    Thank Kenneth L
    Response from watercolorinn, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at WaterColor InnResponded January 25, 2013

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We were pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed November 30, 2012

    we went there for Thanksgiving , the weather cooperated for the first 3 days and we were on the beach and poolside! It wasnt as crowded as during spring break so the experience was totally awesome!Best view, superb service and great food. The staff seems...More

    1  Thank Sushma P
    Response from watercolorinn, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at WaterColor InnResponded January 25, 2013

    Thank you for your wonderful review! We were so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the service, food, and location. We agree - Thanksgiving is a great time to visit the Resort. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed November 22, 2012

    Great time of the year to visit. The weather was nice enough to use beach, walk, ride bikes during the day but nice and cool at night. I was in the area for a short meeting the week leading into Thanksgiving and therefor it was...More

    Thank Travlinfamily4
    Response from watercolorinn, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at WaterColor InnResponded January 25, 2013

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our Resort. The sushi is a favorite of many of our guests. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return!

    Reviewed November 19, 2012

    I've stayed at the Watercolor Inn a couple of times already and had a great time. The hotel is superb and well maintained. The rooms are very clean, comfortable and have a nice size with good amenities. Service everywhere is very friendly and you definitely...More

    1  Thank rafbr
    Response from watercolorinn, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at WaterColor InnResponded November 20, 2012

    We were pleased to hear that your stay was outstanding and hope you can make another quick getaway soon!

    Reviewed November 18, 2012

    Super nice staff. The over sized king room was well maintained with a view of the gulf as promised. The sleep was good and the only bad thing I can say is that they missed the turn down cookies on the night before check out....More

    Thank cte39794
    Response from watercolorinn, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at WaterColor InnResponded November 20, 2012

    Thank you for the excellent review. We look forward to your return and we hope next time you get to try the cookies!

    Hilton Sandestin Beach, Golf Resort & Spa
    2,684 reviews
    #8 of 38 hotels in Destin
    11.4 mi
     
    Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
    1,837 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Sandestin
    11.7 mi
     
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Destin - Miramar Beach
    1,519 reviews
    #7 of 38 hotels in Destin
    13.3 mi
     
    Courtyard by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
    662 reviews
    #4 of 38 hotels in Destin
    11.3 mi
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    • Golf course
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $263 - $680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Expedia, Hotwire, TravelUp, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Booking.com, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com, Evoline ltd and HotelQuickly so you can book your WaterColor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Santa Rosa Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Watercolor Hotel Santa Rosa Beach ,
    • Water Color Hotel ,
    • WaterColor Inn Florida/Santa Rosa Beach
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (146)
    Room & Suite (419)
    Pool & Beach (165)
    Dining (69)
    Hotel & Grounds (229)
    Bathroom (6)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby Restaurants
    Bud and Alley's
    640 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Heavenly's Shortcakes
    15 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Shrimp Shack
    289 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Amavida Coffee and Tea
    110 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Seaside Beach
    304 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Sundog Books
    145 reviews
    .47 miles away
    Grayton Beach State Park
    566 reviews
    .88 miles away
    Fusion Art Glass Gallery
    55 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Jihawg
    February 6, 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from TheWaterColorInn | Property representative |
    Hello Jihawg! Thank you for your question. Our balconies are not 100% closed off and private, however, does offer enough of an enclosure to ensure that it is enjoyable without feeling disturbed by other guests. I hope this... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "4th floor ocean side amazing view of beach and ocean"
    Read review
    "Choose a room on the water side of the INN."
    Read review
    "The Gulf Front rooms were already booked so we went with a Coastal View room and it was great"
    Read review
    "Higher rooms have a view of the ocean."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing