watercolor-sunflower-cottage-848-western-lake-drive WaterColor "Sunflower Cottage" 848 Western Lake Drive

WaterColor "Sunflower Cottage" 848 Western Lake Drive

12 guests 5 bedrooms 4 bathrooms


- Premier WaterColor location: 3 blocks from Seaside, 4 blocks from the beach

- Flat-screen televisions in all bedrooms

- Flat-screen television on first-floor screened-in porch

- Each bedroom has private bathroom

- High-speed internet

- Professionally decorated

- Natural gas grill

- 5 Adult bikes provided

- Outdoor fireplace and seating area

- Screened-in porches both upstairs and downstairs with seating for the entire family

- 2 dedicated parking spots. Additional parking can be found throughout the community.

- Complete Clean Linen Participant - ALL linens, including comforters, laundered upon every checkout

DETAILS: This stunning 4-plus bedroom, 4-bathroom retreat in WaterColor is situated just 3 blocks from Seaside and 4 blocks from the beach. Spend a morning on the the sugar-soft sands of the Emerald Coast and then take in all of the fun and excitement that Seaside has to offer. Your every destination can be made by foot! The chef’s kitchen features gorgeous granite countertops, designer cabinets, and select stainless appliances, including a gas range. It opens onto the dining area with seating for 6, while the breakfast bar offers seating for another 4 guests. The stunning outdoor spaces truly set this property apart. The private outdoor patio area features a fireplace and gas grilled, perfectly suited for stargazing and roasting marshmallows, while 2 wrap-around screened-in porches – one on each floor – make for the perfect setting for morning coffee and tea. Looking to catch a game? The first-floor screened in porch features a flat-screen television.

This 30A getaway is perfect for the ENTIRE family. The first floor offers a bedroom with a king bed and a full private bathroom – great for older guests who may need a downstairs bedroom, or for a family who has a babysitter along. On the second floor you’ll find the master bedroom and 2 guest bedrooms, all of which have their own private bathrooms. Adjacent is a bonus bunk room with 4 twin bunk beds – the perfect place for the young and the young at heart. “Sunflower Cottage” at 848 Western Lake Drive offers that perfect blend of luxury and location! Book at 360 Blue today!



- Guest Bedroom: King Bed, Private Bathroom


- Master Bedroom: King Bed, Private Bathroom

- Guest Bedroom: Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

- Guest Bedroom: Bunk Bed (twin-over-full) with trundle, Private Bathroom

- Bonus Bunk room - 4 Twin Bunk Beds


- Named the #1 family vacation destination in the U.S.

- A 499-acre coastal resort and residential community

- Ideal bike community, perfect for family getaways

- Pristine sugar-sand beaches

- 4 swimming pools

- Award-winning tennis facilities

- Championship golf nearby

- World-famous Beach Club

- Unparalleled beachside, poolside and lakeside dining

- Acres of parks, gardens and foot paths

- Nearby state parks and preserves

Please note: Golf cart rentals in WaterColor must be made through The Electric Cart Company and will be limited to 30 vehicles throughout the community at any given time. Only one cart may be rented per home and rentals will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

**Beach Club Construction Update: We are excited to announce the Beach Club in WaterColor is now open with the completion of Phase 1! The Main Pool and Upper Deck have been completely refurbished, and the Main Pool Deck and Rita Bar now offer additional lounge and seating areas. Although limited, grab-and-go food options are also available. Phase 2 is expected to be completed later this fall, and will feature two additional pools. Until then, however, the Beach Club will be closed on Mondays to allow construction to continue safely and unobstructed.

  • 5 Bedrooms
    4 Baths
    Area Fitness Center
    Cable TV
    CD Player
    Ceiling Fans
    Coffee Maker
    Cooking Utensils
    Dish Washer
    DVD Player
    Full Kitchen
    Golf Course
  • Internet
    Iron & Board
    Linens Provided
    Living Room
    Near Beach
    Nearby Grocery
    Private Parking
    Shared Pool
  • Washer & Dryer
    Washing Machine
    Wireless Internet
    Air Conditioning
    Private House
    Communal Pool
    Gas Grill
    Screened Porch
    Outdoor Fireplace
    Outdoor Grill
    Cottage District
    Sleeps: 12
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Overall Rating:

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June 2019 Stay
William Hamilton
Review Date: 06/16/2019
1 5 5

5 Star home....we loved the home at 848 Western Lake Drive. and we will definitely rent the home again in the near future.

Property Manager Response:
William, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay in WaterColor. Thank you for staying with 360 Blue. We hope to see you again soon!

June 2018 Stay
Helen Stephens
Review Date: 06/23/2018
1 5 5

Very clean, great location! Loved our stay!

Property Manager Response:
We are so delighted you enjoyed your time here with us! We hope to see you again soon!

October 2017 Stay
Amanda orr
Review Date: 10/17/2017
1 5 5

We had a wonderful stay at 848 Western Lake Drive in Watercolor!! Beautiful home, excellent location - met all expectations!

Property Manager Response:
What a lovely photo! It's definitely one to frame and treasure for years to come! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and the home so thoroughly! Thank you so much for choosing 360 Blue and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope to see you all back at the beach soon!

March 2017 Stay
Michele Hardtner
Review Date: 04/01/2017
1 5 5

Thank you for sharing your beautiful beach house with our family. We had a fantastic spring break and plan to return next year. 360 Blue was most accommodating. I would highly recommend your house, especially to a family who enjoys cooking; your kitchen is divine! We loved the outdoor fireplace which we used every evening! Many thanks from the Hardtner family.

Property Manager Response:
We were thrilled to have your family with us and are so happy that you loved this home as much as we do. There is no better way to spend spring break. We look forward to having you back soon!

March 2017 Stay
Amy Cox
Review Date: 03/26/2017
1 5 5

We really enjoyed staying at 848 Western Lake Drive! The home was so beautiful!! We had a lot of space for our party of 3 adults and 5 teenagers. The outdoor space was beautiful. This time of year was perfect weather, the beach was lovely. It was great walking everywhere - so close to town!!

Property Manager Response:
Looks like a perfect day at the beach! We are so excited that you had such a great stay with your family. This beautiful home is the perfect place for a beach getaway. We loved having you with us and hope to see you back soon!

July 2016 Stay
Kelli Litzau
Review Date: 07/31/2016
1 5 5

4th summer in WC! Favorite family vaca! Travel w/same 3 families every year! 6 adults, 7-9 boys! We love it so much!

Property Manager Response:
Looks like they are having a ton of fun! We love it when guests keep coming back, this area is truly incredible. We hope to have you all back soon!

March 2016 Stay
Michael Rangel
Review Date: 03/18/2016
1 5 5

Our families loved your house. We had s wonderful, relaxing, stress free and much needed and enjoyed vacation in watercolor at 848 western lake drive. Our kids had an absolute blast. We loved the proximity to the beach and town, biking and walking everywhere, playing board games, sitting on the porch, s'mores on the fireplace, grilling dinner, people watching on the porch, and entertaining friends. Our families made great memories and we cannot wait to come back. The perfect house and perfect location! Our new favorite place! Thank you! The Rangel and Loo families

Property Manager Response:
We so enjoyed hosting your families in the beautiful Watercolor community! Making memories on 30-A are priceless! Thank you for choosing 360 Blue ~ please allow us to host your next vacation soon!

December 2015 Stay
Nan Robinson
Review Date: 01/05/2016
1 5 5

Our family had a wonderful Christmas and New Year's vacation at Watercolor this year! 360 Blue was so easy to work with. We loved our rental, 848 Western Lake. The home was lovely and the location perfect! The house was well equipped for cooking and very clean. It met all of our expectations and was so comfortable! Also enjoyed the books and the art! This was our first stay at Watercolor (we've stayed at Blue Mountain for the past five years)! We definitely enjoyed all the activities that Watercolor had to offer and plan to return next Christmas! Thank you for making our experience one we will treasure for years to come!

Property Manager Response:
What a gorgeous family photo! We are so thrilled that you and your family had such a wonderful vacation! WaterColor is the perfect neighborhood for fun activities for the family! We are so happy you enjoyed your rental home so much. 848 Western Lake Drive does have some pretty amazing books, art and the kitchen is amazing! Thank you so much for staying with 360 Blue! We can't wait for you to come back to the beach and see us again soon! Thank you again Robinson Family!

October 2015 Stay
Chris Sammis
Review Date: 10/17/2015
1 5 5

What a wonderful holiday! This home has everything you can think of...so well appointed. We enjoyed every porch and patio, too! The outside fireplace is what sold us on this home. The location was just perfect!!

Property Manager Response:
What a fun family photo! That home really is terrific and nothing beats a great fire against such a beautiful backdrop. Thank you so much for choosing 360 Blue for your stay, we hope to see you back again soon.

June 2015 Stay
Regina Maddox
Review Date: 06/21/2015
1 5 5

We had an awesome time! The house was great and fit our needs. The location was perfect and all the resort amenities were excelent!

Property Manager Response:
Glad you had a great time in WaterColor! Come back again and visit soon!

March 2015 Stay
Lexi Hall
Review Date: 03/22/2015
1 5 5

This was my first stay in Seaside and I loved it! This property is awesome! We used outdoor fireplace almost every night and the location is absolutley perfect! Would absolutley stay in this house again.

Property Manager Response:
Great beach selfie!! Thank you so much for spending your first trip with us in WaterColor and Seaside! Sounds like you spent some quality family time around the fire, hopefully making s'mores! Thank you again!

March 2015 Stay
Todd Smith
Review Date: 03/15/2015
1 5 5

Wonderful stay. The gift from 360 Blue shows the personal touch to their guests. We recommend the property and 360 Blue!!!

Property Manager Response:
What a cutie!! Thank you Smith Family for staying with us this Spring! We certainly appreciate your feedback and we hope to have you back next year!

December 2014 Stay
Tracy Begalke
Review Date: 12/30/2014
1 5 5

Had a fantastic holiday in Watercolor! The house is lovely and well appointed. The 360 Blue staff went way above and beyond though to make sure we had a wonderful Christmas- taking care of our three giant gift filled boxes and even chased down the Fed Ex guy to retrieve a fourth one! Looking forward to coming back!!

Property Manager Response:
Thank you Begalke Family for staying with us over the holiday! Such a beautiful picture you captured. We are so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay! Can't wait to have you back!

August 2014 Stay
Courtney Lunsford
Review Date: 08/17/2014
1 4 5

This was our third year to stay at 848 Western Lake. This year we were there with my parents, my sister, her husband and their 7 week old baby. My kids love the bunk room and we all love the location and comfort of this house. Its always so sad when we have to leave. We love the small chamges to the house each year and feel like we are home when we arrive each August. Thanks so much!

Property Manager Response:
This photo is too precious! Thank you so much for choosing 360 Blue for your summer vacation once again and for taking a moment to share your experience. We just love when we get guests who return to a home year after year and make it their go-to beach home-away-from-home. It's always such a pleasure to have you! See you next year!

July 2014 Stay
Richard Remke
Review Date: 08/04/2014
1 5 5

This property was perfect for our us, our two daughters, their husbands and 6 grandshilcren. We were very comfortable in the accomodations, and the location is fabulous with easy acces to Seaside Center, the beaches, and the swimming pools. We couldn't ask for a better vacation.

Property Manager Response:
What a lovely looking couple and an absolutely gorgeous background! Great photo! Thank you for choosing 360 Blue for your summer vacation and for taking a moment to share your experience. We are so happy to hear that you so thoroughly enjoyed the home and your stay. We hope you'll bring the whole family back again next year!

October 2013 Stay
Dustin Wilson
Review Date: 10/28/2013
1 5 5

This home was perfect for our family vacation. We shered the property with 2 other families that are our neighbors. There was plenty of room, and the kids lived the bunk room. The home was so well furnished, and decorated like something out of a magazine. This was a great vacation, and we cannoy wait to return.

Property Manager Response:
Thank you so much for your awesome review. What a beautiful family you have! We can't wait to have you all back...

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