Aly's Beach, Florida. Scenic Highway 30A's most visually striking community features architecture influenced by the brilliant-white, traditional homes of Bermuda. When complete, the 158-acre resort town of Alys Beach will be twice the size of nearby Seaside and will consist of some 900 custom villas and courtyard homes.
Located on Scenic Highway 30A, Draper Lake Coastal Village is a private, gated community inspired by Great Camps of the Adirondacks, Lake Champlain and other turn-of-the-century lakefront retreats. From the town planners who designed Seaside, Rosemary and Alys Beach, Draper Lake offers new urbanism with an old soul.
Grayton Beach is a small, historic beach village on the Florida Panhandle Gulf coast halfway between Destin and Panama City in Walton County and adjacent to Grayton Beach State Park. A comfy place with quaint historic cottages next door to modern beach homes, It’s an eclectic beach burg with good times, picket fences, funky art, and great dining & shopping.
Point Washington sits on the southeast corner of the Choctawhatchee Bay (chock-tuh-hatch-ee), covered in pine forests, flanked by grassy bayous and blessed with unspoiled beauty. It’s mix of nature, history and artistry that makes it a great place to go in search of inspiration. Point Washington possesses a charm all its own that needs to be experienced
Architecturally beautiful and lively, Rosemary Beach, this neo-traditional beach community mixes New Urbanism – the design style that places everything within a short walk of town center – and West Indies style with pristine beaches, a bustling town square, and award-winning restaurants. Rosemary Beach was named one of “America’s Most Romantic Small Towns” by CNN, which comes as no surprise to anyone who’s wandered its winding paths and cobblestone streets, or dined al fresco in its welcoming patios and courtyards.
The Blue Mountain Beach community at The Retreat, is just that. This luxury, gated development is nestled around a coastal dune lake, stretching down to the Gulf shore, and bordered by 90 acres of preserved forest in Santa Rosa Beach. Sitting in a slightly elevated location, the ocean and preserve views are truly outstanding. Depending on your home, you could be backing right onto Draper lake, or just a few steps from the soft white sandy beach.
The resort community of Sandestin offers charming accommodations, all surrounded by some of the finest beaches in the world. With golf courses, world-class tennis facilities, pools, marinas, shopping, and dining, Sandestin offers luxury, adventure, relaxation, and plenty of fun, all within easy reach. Home of the only marina in the area and the vibrant Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin plays host to numerous festivals and events.
Seagrove’s collection of lush oak trees, magnolias, and laid back, yet luxurious lifestyles make it a favorite of longtime South Walton residence & visitors. The landscape is complemented by its diverse mix of boutiques, casual cafes, and an altogether upbeat ambiance. Local family businesses help to bring this classic beach community together.
A small resort community in northwest Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico, Seaside is known for its late-20th-century New Urbanist design, as well as pastel-colored houses featuring porches and white picket fences. A series of striking pavilions mark the access points to the long sandy beach. Shops and restaurants cluster in the town center. Just west, Grayton Beach State Park has trails and a coastal dune lake.
The Stallworth Preserve is an unspoiled, gulf-front area that shows what northwest Florida could be. Bordered on the western side by Topsail Hill State Preserve, Stallworth is nestled between a globally imperiled coastal dune lake, Stallworth Lake. While accessible only by foot, a visit to Stallworth Preserve is a unique experience, only limited by your imagination.