Whether you are looking for a beach house with a pool or a town house close to the gay bars and clubs, Pensacola has some great options. Book well in advance to secure a home or villa during the holiday weekends as the town’s gay population swells and the beaches are full of rainbow flags and groups of guys ready to party.
Pensacola is on the Emerald Coast and has stunning white beaches, a historic town centre and a small but vibrant gay scene.
16 guests · 8 bedrooms · 8 beds · 8 baths
Baywatch is Beautiful new 8 bedroom / 8 bathroom sound front home with private pool! Located directly on the serene waters of Santa Rosa Sound, this home is perfect for a large family.
The kitchen is perfect for entertaining with spacious island, bar seating, 2 fridges, 2 dishwashers and 2 ovens. Enjoy the outdoors on the sound front deck which is accessible from the dining and living areas. There are four bedrooms on the main level of the home – Two bedrooms have 2 queen beds, one has 1 king bed and one is a fun kids room with 2 sets of twin over full bunk beds. There are 4 more bedrooms upstairs – Three with 2 queen beds and one with 1 king bed. All bedrooms have a TV and bathroom for guest convenience. The gulf is just a short walk across the island and dining, shopping and entertainment are located 1.5 miles from the home.
This home is pet friendly with an associated pet fee and consideration of size.
2. Pensacola Beach
16 guests · 5 bedrooms · 9 beds · 4 baths
Pensacola Beach has a private in ground pool and fenced in backyard. There are four-decks offering wonderful views. The top floor offers a private master suite with king bed, newly remodeled master bath and deck access.
This floor also has two additional bedrooms and one additional bath. The main level has a beautifully furnished living area with French doors onto the covered deck which overlooks the pool. The kitchen and dining area adjoin the living area and offer French doors to the large sun deck on the south side of the home. This level offers two additional bedrooms each with one queen bed which share a hall bath with the living area. The lower level has a bunk room with two sets of full over full bunk beds, bathroom and laundry area.
Complimentary WiFi. Gas grill. 12-cup coffeemaker.
4. Cozy Bungalow
14 guests · 5 bedrooms · 9 beds · 3 baths
Cozy Bungalow is a comfortable beach house with a new pool for 2020. Kitchen has been renovated to feature open layout. This clean, cozy home, just 2 blocks from the Gulf, has 5 bedrooms – 3 bedrooms and 2 baths on the top floor and 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom downstairs with separate entertainment space for chilling next to the pool or having a drink at the tiki bar. New flooring and mattresses for 2020.
3 minute walk along a sandy path through the neighborhood you will be on the shores of Pensacola Beach.
This quintessential beach house features a kitchen, renovated for the 2020 season, perfect for entertaining with an open floor plan and a large quartz island. The back deck, also redone for 2020, is excellent for reading that book or grilling out while overlooking the new private pool. The home is located just 2 blocks from the beach – perfectly accessible for anytime of the day or for a night stroll.
TV entertainment is available on the 65 inch flat screen in the living room, while kids and adults alike will have have a separate entertainment space next to the pool to play games and chill at the tiki bar.
Other new updates for 2020 include an additional game room next to the pool with a spiral staircase leading into the living room. The bedrooms have been updated with new flooring and new mattresses. Poolside game room will feature a bar with sofa and TV.
A large circular driveway sits in front of the home and is able to accommodate up to 5 cars.
5. High Life House
16 guests · 4 bedrooms · 4 beds · 5 baths
High Life House location is perfect! It is just a short walk (100yds) to the beach – the access walkway is right next to the home! Not only can you easily walk to the beach but you can also walk right in to the heart of Pensacola Beach – shopping, restaurants, mini golf, … to many activities to list!As an added bonus, the Beach Trolley stops directly near the house to make it easy for everyone to get around without walking or driving.
The home itself is nothing short of amazing! It features a third floor with two main glass walls that open up entirely to a custom built pool with a fountain! ! Not only that , but this pool area has an outdoor bar, an outdoor bathroom, a large modern sectional – and views of the gulf and entire island!
If the panoramic views from the third level living and pool area are not enough for you – take the spiral steps up to the roof top deck where you can see for miles in every direction! This roof deck is the perfect place for morning coffee and an afternoon glass of wine! With a total of 1400 square feet of decks, this house is a place of instant relaxation!
The kitchen is incredible! It has concrete counters, a copper sink, and a huge fridge! It also has a large bar with extra stools for additional seating. You will love the “open concept” of this house. The kitchen, living room, dinning room, bar area, are all combined and again – opens up to the pool and decks! The openness of this house gives it the capacity to provide plenty of space for large groups.
This home has 4 bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. All four bedrooms have 2 queen beds each. It has additional space for sleeping which allows the house to have a maximum occupancy of 20. A half bath can be found on the main living level and an additional full bath by the pool. Lastly, the elevator can be utilized for an additional fee.
6. Vacation Paradise
16 guests · 4 bedrooms · 6 beds · 3 baths
Vacation Paradise This secluded, oak-sheltered enclave offers the perfect soundside getaway vacation.
The Key West style exterior of the home is warm and welcoming with its beautiful set of solid wood entry doors and lush landscaping. The foyer is grand with high ceilings and an open stairwell on the left. The stairwell in itself is a work of art with unique wrought iron ivy details in the railing.
After entry, to your right, you will find the library entrance features another beautiful set of hand-crafted, solid wood doors. The desk area is built-in with custom bookshelves queen sized bed and a TV.
Past the library is the glass bricked doorway entrance to the galley-style kitchen. Cooking in this kitchen will be a pleasure with its polished granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas range cook-top, and view over the breakfast bar out to the waterfront. Off the kitchen is a high-top table and four chairs perfect for morning coffee and breakfast. The kitchen is open to the living area with lots of comfortable seating in front of the TV/entertainment center.
Behind the living area is the formal dining room which features custom built-ins, a fireplace with a carved wood mantle, and more picture windows for beautiful views of the water. The downstairs bedrooms are located behind the kitchen.
4 Bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has a queen bed and private bath. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed. Bedroom 3 has a queen-sized bed. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a hall bath with a tub/shower combo. Laundry is also available in this hallway. Bedroom 4 is located upstairs down a windowed hallway. It is the master bedroom and has 1 king bed, a large walk-in closet with custom built-in shelving, and a huge spa-style bathroom with a double vanity, jetted garden tub, and glassed walk-in shower with a shower bench. On a raised area within the master bedroom you will find 2 additional queen beds.
On the separate upper level is where you will find the king size bed and small kitchenette with a sink, microwave, coffee maker, and mini fridge. Large glass doors lead to a private waterfront balcony overlooking the pool.
Imagine the peaceful mornings just being able to get up, make a cup of coffee, and step out onto your private deck, all without leaving your bedroom. With its high raftered ceilings and tons of natural light, this private suite is a vacation area all on its own.
The home is wonderful, but it is the outdoor spaces that really make this home unforgettable. The living room doors open to a covered porch area with exposed beam ceilings and a comfortable seating area. This leads straight into the gated, sparkling private pool. The pool has a large deck area and with its artistic paver design, it will stay cool on your feet even on the sunniest of Florida days. Adjacent to the poolside porch is an enclosed, fully equipped outdoor kitchen and bar area. The huge outdoor kitchen has a refrigerator, sink, and two gas grill/cooking surfaces.
Downstairs: Study (has sleeper sofa- about to transform to another bedroom) ,Living Room, Open concept kitchen, Bedroom 1- Queen w/ private bath, Bedroom 2- queen, Bedroom 3- 2 twin beds, Bathroom
Outdoor Patio- Covered
Up stairs: Large Bedroom- 1 King, 1 queen beds & 2 twins, Open Balcony, Bathroom
The outdoor bar seating opens into a beautifully landscaped stone patio area with lush lawn and shade from the mature oak trees. Waterside is a large deck leading to a private pier with more expansive decking for soaking in the sun.
Truly escape reality with a vacation to this island resort of a home.
7. Dune Delight
15 guests ·4 bedrooms · 8 beds · 4 baths
Dune Delight is located directly across the street from the Gulf of Mexico, this updated 1,872 square foot beach home is ready to become your successful vacation rental or new beach home. With 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, this home sleeps 15. There are two bedrooms on the sand level, both with their own bathrooms. Upstairs there is an open living area, where the Gulf views are showcased with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and windows.
From the living area, step outside onto the 40′ wide Gulf-view deck. This large area is the perfect example of beach living, and is ideal for entertaining, outdoor dining, or relaxing while watching the waves roll in. The ground floor bedrooms and bathrooms offer more handicap accessibility than many beach homes.
The kitchen has recently been completely renovated!
The Master suite upstairs has a King bed and private bath.
The guest suite upstairs has a Queen bed and private bath.
The guest suite downstairs has 2 Queen sized beds and a private bath.
The detached “mother in law suite” has a Queen bed and Full over Full bunk bed with a Twin Trundle underneath to sleep a total of 7 in that room alone. This room also includes the Washer and Dryer, as well as a private bath.
9. Royal Palm
15 guests · 4 bedrooms · 12 beds · 3.5 baths
Royal Palm has had total renovations- landscaping, fencing, furnishings, and balconies plus owners added a luxurious backyard oasis with pool and family firepit area (perfect for making smores!).
The living room boasts 20ft ceilings with ample room for the family. It has a 99-inch ceiling fan- what a statement! There is a sectional sofa and chairs to seat the family. Cable and Smart TVs throughout the house.
Large garage area (not for cars though) with beach games, toys and floats for guest use.
There is also a shower to rinse away the sand on the right side driveway.
Kitchen, Living, Laundry room (with washer and dryer), and play/game room.
Kitchen with dining table for 6- can seat 8 if you use the extra end chairs. Barstools for 4. There is also a coffee maker and Keurig machine.
Master bedroom: King bed with large separate shower and tub.
Second bedroom 1: King bed
The spare room (game room) has a queen-size sleeper sofa with a BRAND NEW Plush Mattress.
There is also a twin roll-away pullout in the same room.
Third bedroom with a king bed and access to top floor balcony
Fourth bedroom with two bunk beds. One bunk is twin bottom and twin top. Other bunk is twin top, with FULL bottom. There is also another twin trundle.
10. Palm Trees House
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 4 beds ·2 baths
Palm Trees House Surrounded by palm trees and just across the street from the Gulf of Mexico, this home is ready to be your beach retreat! Recline in central air conditioning in a classic beach home with tile flooring throughout. If you have some remote assignments to complete, there’s a beachy wicker work station with your name on it. Once you’re done, head out to the backyard and enjoy a dip in the private outdoor pool as burgers cook on the private gas grill on the furnished patio. The entire yard is enclosed, so younger guests can fun around with no trouble. Not to mention, the full kitchen will come in handy for more formal meals with all of the utensils and appliances of home. Relax in comfort in this family-friendly home by the sea!
Public beach access on the Gulf Side is just a black away, but that’s just the beginning. Head out for a full day of adventure at the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk where you will find top-notch restaurants and shops, a splash pad for kids, miniature golf, tiki bars, and more! Tour the historic Ft. Pickens, or take a nice scenic bike ride, jog, or ride down the 15-mile water view stretch from Pensacola Beach to Navarre Beach. Pick up some grouper and fresh oysters at Peg Leg Pete’s along the way. Join up with the Pensacola Beach Trail just under a mile away and enjoy the views of the beach (you don’t have to do the whole 9.1 miles!).
Things to know:
Free high-speed WiFi
The entire home is on the ground floor
A double-size futon in one bedroom
Parking Notes: Parking in driveway for 3 cars