Every holiday is the perfect holiday to shed your cares and enjoy a getaway on the white sand beaches of Rosemary Beach and if your journey is bringing you to our doorstep for a celebration of Easter, our Rosemary Beach vacation escapes will also bring you comfort and joy! Offering luxuries big and small and all the comforts of home, our properties are designed to be an integral part of your Florida vacation. This guide will share with you the beauty of the Rosemary Beach Easter holiday. Celebrate Easter in Rosemary Beach, FL and the wonders of our homes will give you a sneak peek at the picture of a near-perfect vacation getaway!
A Full Easter Basket is a Happy Sight
You may be traveling over Easter, but the bunny still needs to make a stop at your Rosemary Beach home away from home to avoid risking a child that will forever be scarred. And because sweet treats are most appreciated, a visit to Kilwin’s Rosemary Beach at 8 Georgetown Avenue should be the first item on your Easter itinerary! Offering homemade candies, delicious chocolates, and also selling ice cream (grab a treat for yourself as you work on filling that basket!) Kilwin’s is definitely going to be a hit in your family. Gigi’s, 62 Main St is a local favorite and has toys and clothes for your kids, so their baskets aren’t all candy! The Sugar Shak, 5 Main Street Suite 2A is another favorite shop, featuring a huge selection of yours (and your kiddos) favorite candies.
The Rosemary Beach Easter Feast
Easter Brunch is nature’s way of telling moms to get out of the kitchen and enjoy a meal created, served, and cleared by other people! Havana at The Pearl, 63 Main St is known to have the best brunch in town, holiday, or no holiday, offering your favorite breakfast dishes and some delicious lunch meals as well! Keep it simple with meals such as avocado toast or steel-cut oatmeal, or if you’re in the mood for something fancier, try the Havana Eggs Benedict or Pecan Wood Smoked Salmon! Every bite is sure to be your favorite with whatever you get!
Stay Home and Celebrate Easter in Rosemary Beach, FL
If you don’t want to go far, a stay at Rosemary Beach offers lots of Easter activities for you to enjoy! We offer an Easter service on the Easter Green followed by an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny (with 25,000 eggs!) and complimentary mimosas. After all that fun you can go back to your rental for lots of family time. Our Rosemary Beach vacation escapes are designed to be your home away from home. Everything that is special about home can be found right here in our Rosemary Beach holiday hideaways! Reserve your favorite today!
As winter begins to release its hold on the rest of the nation, Rosemary Beach also rejoices in the upcoming season, but for entirely different reasons. There has been no long months of cold, snow, and ice, and the flowers, bushes, and trees are as green and lush as they are in the summer months. In the spring, however, the air holds a quiet warmth, a pre-cursor to the heat that is rapidly approaching and the softness of the environment encourages everyone to get out and play. Springtime Picnic In Rosemary Beach, FL is the perfect time for afternoon strolls along sugar white sands, evenings spent on rooftop patios sipping mojitos and listening to live music, and for the romantics amongst us, there is no better time to enjoy a picnic. This guide includes the Best Places For A Springtime Picnic In Rosemary Beach, FL.
The Rosemary Beach Greens
Throughout the Rosemary Beach community you will find many green spaces that are designed to bring people together in a variety of different ways, with picnics being a key activity. Playground Park allows young families to picnic together while the littles burn off energy on the impressive and colorful playground equipment. Garden enthusiasts may prefer the atmosphere and ambience at the East Long Green Park where a beautiful knot garden adds serenity and style. The fountain at North Barrett Square is popular for picnics or for enjoying the delicious ice cream flavors served at Charlie’s Café at Rosemary; not all picnics have to involve the consumption of an entire meal!
Springtime Picnic In Rosemary Beach, FL
If the water is still a little chilly for Spring visitors, there are still ways to enjoy the beach at Rosemary Beach. Sunset and sunrise strolls are popular, but it’s the picnics enjoyed here that will make memories. Keep it simple with sandwiches and sodas or go all out with a takeout meal from Edwards Fine Food and Wine. Order online and bring your blanket and beach chairs for an impressive meal accompanied by the music of the sea.
On the Patio of your Rosemary Beach Seasonal Sanctuary
That balcony with the incredible views of the Gulf, the patio that sits just steps away from the sugar white sands of Rosemary Beach, or even the deck that surrounds the private pool of your luxury collection Rosemary Beach escape; every home we feature offers the perfect place for a private picnic you will never forget. Reserve your favorite today!
All roads lead to fun in the sun when you choose Rosemary Beach for your spring road trip and when you choose one of our Rosemary Beach vacation escapes for your accommodations, vacation life just keeps getting better! Place an X on the map to mark your destination and discover all these ways to have the trip of a lifetime. Our guide to your Spring Road Trip To Rosemary Beach, Florida will ensure every minute will be exciting, luxurious, and comfortable!
Get the Kinks Out
Road trips are fun, until they aren’t and that usually starts to occur after the 57th are we there yet or right about the time your bottom half grows numb and your knees start to complain about being tucked into the tight space between the pedals of your car and the seat! Which is why the first thing you should do upon arrival (after dropping your bags in the room of your choice and exploring the amenities of your Rosemary Beach seasonal sanctuary) is head straight to Vivo Spa 30A! Located at 32461, 8 Georgetown Avenue and offering a variety of services, the staff at Vivo will transport you to a new level of relaxation!
Sunset Strolls on the Beach on Your Florida Road Trip
Not all adventures have to be large ones, but we think you will find that a sunset stroll along the white sand beaches of Rosemary Beach will be one of the most memorable parts of your stay. Floridians love their sunsets, for very good reason as you will soon see, and whether you are seeing it for the first, the 50th, or the millionth time, the sight will stop you in your tracks. This walk offers the ultimate in Florida experiences as you feel your toes digging in the wet sand and the warm waters of the gulf snaking around your ankles adding to the drama in the sky as the sun sinks into the horizon in a fiery explosion of color!
30A Farmers Market, 28 N Barrett Square
Although the Farmers Market is open year round, a spring visit on a lazy Sunday is an experience that has to be enjoyed at least once in your life. Open only on Sundays from 9 AM until 1 PM, it is the perfect place to pick up farm fresh produce, homemade baked goods, and even natural skincare products that will help soothe the sunburn you may have received during your sunset stroll on Rosemary Beach! Also offering a great place to pick up a few gifts to bring home to your house sitter, dog watcher, or mail picker-upper, the farmers market never fails to impress.
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Your Rosemary Beach spring sanctuary is destined to be the highlight of your Florida getaway! Reserve your favorite today!
Enjoy a cozy and romantic Valentine’s Day holiday in Rosemary Beach! With cool sea breezes, lots of sunshine, and a quiet beach, the winter is a wonderful time to visit to rest, recharge, and connect with your spouse without busy distractions of your daily routine. There are many Romantic Activities For Couples in Rosemary Beach to make the most of this chilly holiday weekend.
Mix in 4 Hands, 2 Tables, and One Happy Couple
The next set of ingredients sounds complicated but in reality, are just all you need for a couple’s massage! Vivo, located right here in Rosemary Beach at 8 Georgetown Avenue offers a full page of beauty services, including a couple’s massage! Lasting between 50 minutes and a soul-satisfying 110 minutes, the massage is luxurious enough, but their list of extensions, including reflexology and a sugar leg scrub, will provide the ultimate in pampering!
A Pinch of Chocolate, a Sip of Wine, and a Taste of Heaven
We have talked about La Crema Tapas & Chocolate before, but this special restaurant located at 38 Main Street was built for romance and must be explored again! Offering sweet wines, sweet desserts, and savory tapas that are created to share, La Crema spells out love in the most delicious of ways!
Moonlight and Magic
Some of the most impactful moments spent here in Rosemary Beach will be the ones spent walking on Rosemary Beach as the moon bathes the sea and the sand in an ethereal glow. Holding hands as you walk along shore’s edge, feeling the tide wash in and wash out again soaking sandy feet, and sharing the secrets that bring out the magic in the relationship you and your Valentine share offers up perhaps the most romantic experience of all!
Enjoy Romantic Activities For Couples in Rosemary Beach
After a day filled with romantic adventures, coming home to your Rosemary Beach love nest will create even more magical moments. Offering a cozy appeal that adds an added shine to your love, our smaller properties with fewer bedrooms ensure that you will always be close to your favorite human! Watch the sun set from the balcony, turn on a Hallmark movie in the living area, and sleep like babies in our bedroom retreats! Reserve your favorite today!
This year you decided to do things differently for Christmas. You are tired of waking up to gloomy skies and suffering from frozen fingers and toes, and the idea of a beachy Christmas in Florida appealed to your happier instincts; choosing our Rosemary Beach rentals was the natural next step! Our homes are destined to be an integral part of your festive experience, and because we want your Christmas to be the merriest ever, we have compiled this guide to the most joyful Rosemary Beach Christmas 2021!
3rd Annual Rosemary Beach Holiday Tour of Homes, December 4
The sight of any home decorated for the holidays is guaranteed to get you in a celebratory mood and the special homes you will see on this tour are destined to up the cheer factor immediately! Decorated in their most festive finest, these homes are charming at any time of the year, but they offer a special magic at Christmas, and because the proceeds from this fun event goes to a local charity, you get to have a great time and do a good deed as well! Raffle tickets will also be on sale, $5 for one ticket or $20 for five, with six beautiful and festive prizes being offered, so be prepared to win.
Holiday Happenings, December 14
The best holidays are the ones spent with family, and Holiday Happenings is a fun shopping event in the Rosemary Beach community where you can browse pop up shops for a variety of goods, dine with one of the 10 food vendors, and even give to charity by taking the Holiday Tour of Homes, benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast. Pick up a few gifts for friends and family, eat some delicious food, and do a good deed as well, all in our beautiful community!
Make Memories for the Rosemary Beach Christmas 2021
Our Rosemary Beach vacation rentals are designed to feel like home, and never is that more apparent than during the Christmas holidays, even if the only white you see is the white sands on the beach outside your sanctuary! Spend your days shopping for last-minute gifts at Rosemary Beach Trading Company, enjoying delicious meals at local restaurants, and watching the sun set over the sea, and as you realize that new traditions can be just as wonderful as the old ones, in the back of your mind, plans will start to be made for NEXT year’s Christmas in the Rosemary Beach community—reserve your favorite rental today!
The best vacations are the ones that are jam-packed with fun adventures, new learning experiences, and of course, all the comforts of home found in your vacation rental, and when you choose the Rosemary Beach® community for your accommodations, you will reach new levels of vacation perfection—especially if tennis is your game or the sport you have been dying to learn, as our Rosemary Beach Racquet Club is what makes our beach community one of the world’s top 75 tennis destination places. This guide to the club and what it can do for you is just another example as to why the Rosemary Beach community is the only place you will want to stay during your fabulous and fun-filled Florida getaway!
8 Courts, No Waiting
Ok, there may be a little wait, even as you made your reservations by calling (850) 278-2061, as the Rosemary Beach Racquet Club is extremely popular, but once you are standing on the green clay court in your best tennis whites, (Tennis attire, including smooth soled tennis shoes, are required.) you will definitely agree that the wait was worth it! Play until 9 PM on any of the four courts offering LED lighting and revel in the fun of a new outdoor activity; the vibe changes when the sun sets and the sky turns to dark, making these later evening hours very much desired times to play!
Didn’t bring your tennis gear or clothing? Everything you need can be found in the pro shop which is open every day from 8 AM to 5 PM. Rent the equipment you forgot to bring or buy something new that allows you to continue the sport that is your new obsession when you return home. What if you have never played the game before, but after seeing the courts and all the fun people seem to be having, you want to try? Lessons are offered at the Rosemary Beach Racquet Club, guaranteeing you will not only learn the game, but you will also be given the skills to firmly tromp your friends and family back home!
Watch others play the game if you happen to be visiting during tournament time, work out at the fitness center, (counteracting all the extra fat and calories you have consumed during your vacation) or step up your step count while walking with your family along the fitness path that takes you through some of the most scenic spots. There is no limit to the fun you can have at the Rosemary Beach Racquet Club!
Bring Your Game to the Rosemary Beach Racquet Club
After the last ball has been lobbed and the final step has been taken, you will find comfort for your tired and sore muscles in our vacation escapes. Reserve your favorite today!
The reality of Thanksgiving is that we often don’t feel very thankful for the holiday, as we spend weeks preparing for a single meal that is devoured within minutes. We shop, we clean, we cook, we clean, and then when the meal is done, we clean some more; what is there to be thankful about that? If you are looking for ways to re-discover the spirit of the holiday, however, a Florida getaway and a stay in one of our Rosemary Beach holiday hideaways is the perfect way to do so, and this guide to all that makes a Rosemary Beach Thanksgiving special will ensure that every minute of your stay is filled with fun, excitement, and thankfulness!
30A Thanksgiving 10K, November 25
Every year regret the calories after the biggest feast of the year has been devoured, but since you are doing things differently, why not start out with a pre-emptive Turkey Day 5K? Allowing you to eat all the stuffing you want and not have to choose between chocolate and pumpkin pies, (you can enjoy both!) the 5K and 1-mile Fun Run will burn the calories before you have started consuming! Starting and finishing right here in Rosemary Beach, the views of pristine beaches will help you forget that you are actually exercising on a day devoted to gluttony and thanks!
The best part of getting away from home on Thanksgiving is being able to enjoy the fruits of someone elses labors; in other words, letting someone else do the cooking! The Pearl’s Thanksgiving Buffet, located at 63 Main Street has been a tradition for visitors and residents of Rosemary Beach for almost as long as it has been open and we can promise; this traditional feast tastes so good you will forget that the stuffing is not your Aunt May’s recipe!
Stay Home and Enjoy the Rosemary Beach Thanksgiving
We get it. You took one look at the fully equipped kitchens in our Rosemary Beach escapes and all you could think about was stuffing a fat turkey in the oven! Falling in love with our kitchens is just part of the fun you can have while here, especially when you choose a home with a pool or hot tub! Start the day watching the big Rosemary Beach Thanksgiving Day Parade on state-of-the-art televisions, finish off the big meal with an even bigger cannonball into the pool, and end the daydreaming about holiday lights and Christmas presents in our cloud soft beds! Reserve your favorite Rosemary Beach vacation rental today!
One of our favorite parts of the vacations we take is enjoying a taste of the town we are visiting. We, like you are doing with our Rosemary Beach vacation escapes, will generally rent a place with a fully equipped kitchen, but that by no means keeps us from checking out the restaurants, coffee shops, and diners that make the region we are visiting stay special. Because we recognize kindred spirits, we have compiled this list of some of our favorite can’t-miss restaurants in Rosemary Beach—enjoy!
The Summer Kitchen Café, 78 S Barrett Square
Summer is a season that lasts year-round in the Rosemary Beach community, and when it comes time to enjoy the most important meal of the day, (or the second, or third most important meals of the day!) the Summer Kitchen Café is a great place to start. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and offering a menu filled with the classic breakfast dishes you know and love, plus a few new dishes you will have to try, they also feature a casual lunch menu offering sandwich favorites and burgers. At night, the menu transforms into one of sophistication and elegance, creating a dining experience that should not be missed!
Cowgirl Kitchen, 54 Main Street
Also serving all three meals, today we are going to concentrate on the lunch dishes that provide the perfect amount of flavor for the midday break. You use up a lot of energy while going about doing your touristy activities, and nothing fuels up the body better than the delicious sandwiches, soups, and pizzas served at the Cowgirl Kitchen! Offering everything from the traditional Florida fresh grouper sandwich to the southwestern fish tacos and innovative and delicious pizzas—try the Drunken Cowgirl pizza, made with vodka sauce, cream, garlic, tomatoes, bacon, mozzarella, and a host of veggies, and your life will be changed forever—everything they make is fresh, locally sourced, and totally scrumptious.
Pescado Seafood Grill & Rooftop Bar, 74 Town Hall Road
Breakfast and lunch are meant to be casual affairs, but when dinnertime rolls around, you want something special to commemorate all the fun you are having during your getaway to the Rosemary Beach community. Pescado Seafood Grill & Rooftop Bar offers that something special, especially when you take in the views that come with your drinks from your perch high above the community! Sip your favorite cocktails as the sun sets over the Gulf of Mexico and tempt your palate with the freshest seafood in town; Sunday brunch is also served from 10:15 AM to 10:30 PM, allowing visitors to sleep in and still enjoy a fabulous meal!
So Many More Restaurants in Rosemary Beach to Enjoy
Obviously this is just a taste of the delicious restaurants that are conveniently located within the borders of the Rosemary Beach community, but hopefully what we have discussed is good and flavorful start. Reserve your vacation escape today and enjoy the benefits of being able to walk to and from your new favorite restaurants!
Although we do not offer the traditional fall weather, nor are we known for a landscape filled with the fiery colors of autumn, your Halloween visit to the Rosemary Beach community promises to offer all the excitement of the holiday with plenty of beach time and the joy of feeling comfortable and spoiled! Choosing the Rosemary Beach community for your seasonal sanctuary promises to be the best decision you made this year and this guide to all the fun and excitement you can have at Rosemary Beach Halloween will keep you happily occupied every minute of every day of your stay!
The Sugar Shak, 5 Main Street Suite 2A
There are many nuances to creating the perfect Halloween, but at the end of the day, the most important part is the candy! Gone are the days of accepting popcorn balls in your trick or treating pumpkin, and woe to those who try to be high minded and drop a toothbrush and toothpaste into your pillowcase that is substituting as a bag to hold all the goodies! The Sugar Shak on Main Street knows what you need, offering the candy you remember fondly from your youth and a giant selection of new varieties as well, ensuring that even if you are too old to be trick or treating, you can still munch on the sweet tastes you crave!
Pumpkin Patch, Camp Helen State Park, Saturdays in October from 9 AM-4 PM
Even in sunny Florida you can enjoy the more traditional aspects of fall, including this sweet pumpkin patch that is open every Saturday. Located just minutes away from your fabulous fall escape in the Rosemary Beach community, on Saturday October 23, they will also be offering a showing of “Hocus Pocus” after the sun sinks into the horizon, in addition to featuring hay rides, games, costume contests, and of course, pumpkins you can display in your vacation home away from home! Pumpkins are sold every day of the week, until they sell out completely, but Saturdays are when the fun happens, so be sure to check it out while you’re there!
Horror Movies, Witches Brew & Candy for Rosemary Beach Halloween
Of course, it isn’t necessary to go out on the town to enjoy the Rosemary Beach Halloween, especially as your seasonal sanctuary offers all the comforts of home. Pour your haul of candy in a big bowl, whip up a batch of Halloween cocktails in our fully equipped kitchens, and sink into plush and welcoming sofas for a night of binge-watching horror movies any night of your stay! Our state-of-the-art televisions will make you feel as if you are a part of the action, but our comfortable décor will reassure you that you will NOT be the last victim in the slasher film you are watching. Reserve your favorite today!
As you begin to explore the planned community of Rosemary Beach, you may find it quite tame. The homes and condos that all look very much alike, the quiet streets, the tastefully designed shops and restaurants, even the large greenspace where visitors and residents love to hang out all combine to create a utopian sanctuary of peace and quiet, nothing wild seeming to be allowed. But when you look closer, you may see an unusually colored bird singing in the trees, a squirrel rushing from place to place seeking its morning meals, or in the Gulf waters that frame our beautiful community, a whole world of wild living just below its surface. This guide to the best Wildlife Watching Spots Near the Rosemary Beach will speak to the wild child that resides deep inside you!
The Butterfly and Community Herb Garden in Rosemary Beach, Florida
If you have ever spent a quiet morning watching colorful butterflies flit from flower to flower, you will definitely understand the appeal that draws visitors and residents to our Butterfly and Community Herb Garden, located right here in the Rosemary Beach community. The herbs and plants found here are specifically planted to attract the delicate insects, and even as you lose yourself in the beauty of your moments spent walking along the wooden pathways through this magical garden, knowing that this colorful space is helping the environment makes the journey even sweeter!
There are only four places in the entire world that offer dune lakes, and the Florida panhandle is home to 15 gorgeous bodies of water serving a variety of wildlife, quenching their thirst and offering new feeding sources as the circle of life is strong in these dune lakes. Bird watching is the most popular source of wildlife viewing at these dune lakes, so download an app to your phone, grab your binoculars, and prepare to be amazed!
The Underwater Museum of Art, 105 Hogtown Bayou Lane in Santa Rosa Beach
The simple joys of art and sea life combine in the Underwater Museum of Art, located not far from the front door of your Rosemary Beach sanctuary. Offering a uniquely Florida experience that is really located underwater, the sculptures found under the sea are destined to leave you speechless as you explore art that serves a purpose. Each of the sculptures will serve as artificial reefs that will become a habitat for the creatures that make their homes in the sea. Don your scuba gear and prepare to marvel at the gray pineapple and be charmed by the metal dandelion held in a giant hand as you explore the underwater fantasy land you won’t find anywhere else!
Explore the Wildlife Watching Spots Near the Rosemary Beach
Coming home to the comforts and luxuries found in our Rosemary Beach community escapes will bring you back to civilization. Reserve yours today!