The dining area is adjacent to the kitchen and seats 6 - the island bar seats 3 more

The great room has hardwood flooring, recessed lighting, and access to the covered back patio

The great room has plenty of seating, for watching movies on the flatscreen TV

The open floor plan keeps the whole family together.

There's plenty of natural light in this modern great room.

There is a full bathroom located on the first floor featuring a shower/tub combo.

The 2nd floor Master Bedroom #1 features a flatscreen TV and private bath.

The 2nd floor Master Bedroom #1 also has access to a private balcony.

Sip on some fine wine or take a nap in these comfy lounge chairs on the 2nd floor front balcony.

This is the perfect place to put your feet up on a lazy afternoon.

The private bathroom to Master Bedroom #1 features a soaking tub, separate walk-in shower, and separate vanities.

This private bath also comes equipped with a stand-up shower.

If you have to catch up on some work, get comfy at this inviting desk on the 2nd floor landing.

You can see Guest Bedrooms #2 and #3 from the second floor landing.

Guest Bedroom #2 has a queen bed and its own private bath.

The 2nd floor Guest Bedroom #2 has a private bath, balcony access, and flatscreen TV.

There's plenty of closet space in Guest Bedroom #2.

The private bath to Guest Bedroom #2 has a walk-in shower with elegant glass doors and tile.

Guest Bedroom #3 has a flatscreen TV and private bath.

The private bath for Guest Bedroom #3 also has a modern sink and walk-in shower.

This second balcony has access from both Guest Bedrooms #2 & #3

In the morning, enjoy a cup of coffee and some fresh air out on the balcony.

The four twin beds in Guest Bedroom #4 are perfect for kids.

Guest Bedroom #5 has a queen bed and is conveniently located on the 1st floor for those who would rather not tackle the steps.

This large playroom has plenty of games and a TV. No need to worry what they're watching, though, as it only plays movies!

Take a break and send the kids up to their own private playroom.

The third floor guest bedroom #4 also has a sofa and a TV (not in photo).

This expansive kitchen with granite countertops would please any chef.

The modern kitchen has plenty of counter space and great lighting.

The kitchen has a large stainless steel undermount sink and a six burner range with vent hood.

Another view of the spacious kitchen and the large stainless steel fridge

The back porch has seating for 8 and parking space for 2 cars

Eating a nice meal out on the back porch truly embodies the term 'fine dining'.

If you prefer dining indoors, this wood dining table with high back wicker chairs seats 8.

This home has a washer and dryer, so you only have to pack half as much!

View of the front from Bridgetown Lane

Surrounded by lush greenery, the front patio invites you to relax.

The Home

Derby Dunes
All the comforts of paradise
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  • Master Bedroom 1
  • Guest Bedroom 2
  • Guest Bedroom 3
  • Guest Bedroom #5
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 Full Bathrooms
  • 2701 FT2
  • 2 Parking Spaces
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Every parent knows that the domestic workload doesn’t stop when you’re on vacation. Derby Dunes is designed for comfort, so that your domestic duties aren’t any more difficult (and stressful) when you’re trying to have a relaxing vacation. That’s why it has plenty of room for your whole brood, a gourmet kitchen for preparing family meals, and a washer and dryer. And the kids will be very happy on the third floor, which has twin beds, a sitting area, and a play area. There’s also plenty to do within a few minutes walk of the home, like swimming at the Cabana pool, playing tennis at the Racquet Club, swimming at the beach, or shopping and dining in Rosemary Beach.

This home is for sale and may be shown during your stay. However, we'll always provide 24 hours notice.

The Layout

Third Floor

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Guest Bedroom 4

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Sitting Area

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Second Floor

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First Floor

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Outdoor Areas

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Short Walk Away

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Barrett Square

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Beach Access

The Neighborhood

Rosemary Beach
30A Florida

The InvitedHome Difference

  • Simple reservations

    We’ve designed our online booking to be as simple as booking a hotel room—except you get an entire, amazing home. Need help finding the perfect place? Just call. We’re here if you need us.

  • 24/7 Service

    Inspired. Dedicated. And committed to providing you with the Best. Vacation. Ever. It’s part of our peace of mind promise. So just like a hotel’s front desk, we offer 24/7 guest services throughout the course of your stay. We’ve built a team of hospitality professionals from some of the finest hotels in the world. So should you have any questions, thoughts, or concerns during your vacation, rest assured we’ll have an answer or solution right away.

  • Handpicked Homes

    Every vacation you take is special. And we believe the home you stay in should be, too. Each and every home is exclusively hand picked and meets our meticulous standards. That’s why whether you’re looking for a sprawling estate or that quaint rustic cottage, you can be confident each is of the highest quality to meet your high expectations. And we certainly have no problem showcasing all the details of each home with crisp photography, accurate descriptions, and even all the little quirks that make it such a unique place to stay.

Your Escape Squad

Meet the People Who’ll Be Taking Care of You

InvitedHome provides cleaning, repair, and inspection services for every home in every destination. That means you can expect a consistently great experience no matter where you go.

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Vacation Consultant
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Director of Operations
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Guest Experience Manager

Guest Reviews

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Amazing Vacation Home

We are discerning travelers (read: high maintenance and picky) and we were very impressed with Derby Dunes. The house is beautiful, clean and well stocked. The house is very family friendly and the location is perfect. We cannot wait to return!

Sarah T.
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Absolutely Perfect Vacation!

My parents, two sisters, their spouses, myself, my spouse and four children went for four nights and five days. We have the best week. Everything was very clean and neat. The size of the house was very accommodating for our family. The kids loved the playroom on the third floor. The common area was very spacious. The house was only a block away from our favorite pool in Rosemary. The beach was absolutely breathtaking. Invited Home was extremely easy to work with. We cannot wait until next year!

Karley H.
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Great house for family time, great experience.

We had a very enjoyable stay at Derby Dunes. Our group contained eight adults and two children. The kids loved their area on the 3rd floor, and all of the adult bedrooms were spacious and well-appointed. The street was very quiet, despite the fact that we were there for a busy holiday week/ weekend. Our experience with homeaway was also great - solid communication and quick answers to our questions. We would not hesitate to rent Derby Dunes again. We found the listing to be accurate, and the property was very clean and ready for us when we arrived.

Andrew J

The Amenities

You’ll enjoy all the amenities you would expect at a fine hotel

From fresh towels and linens to soap and shampoo -- they’ll all be waiting for you upon arrival. But because each one of our vacation homes is so unique, you’ll also enjoy some you might not expect. Take a look below to see what some of this home’s top amenities are.

Top Amenities

  • Concierge Services
  • Fitness Center
  • Community Pool
  • Wireless Internet (Wifi)
  • Shared Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Grill (Gas)
  • Deck
  • Shared Tennis Court Outdoors
  • Dvd
  • Satellite/Cable

What You Should Know

What We love

  • Parking just steps from the front door when it's time to load and unload.
  • Enjoying some snow cones with the kids, then throwing their strawberry syrup drenched shirts in the laundry
  • Making an unforgettable family dinner, and leaving the dishes for your spouse. Let them appreciate the stainless steel sink and dishwasher!

What to know

  • The beach is a few blocks away, but it's a lovely walk.
  • Guests have access to the fitness center and tennis courts for a fee. Pool passes are complimentary and provided in the home.
  • This home is for sale and may be shown during your stay. However, we'll always provide 24 hours notice.

What to expect after booking

  • You'll receive a confirmation email shortly after booking.
  • If you've booked more than 60 days prior to your arrival date, we'll send you an email requesting your final payment as that date gets closer.
  • Once you're paid in full, we'll send you an email with the check-in information for your stay, including property access and who to call in case of a problem.

The Particulars

Check-in is at 4:00pm & CHECK-OUT 10:00am

We’re always happy to make you happy. In some cases, it may be possible to grant an earlier check-in or later check-out depending on the booking and maintenance schedule. However, early check-in and late check-outs cannot be guaranteed until 24 hours prior to check-in or check-out date. Please “check-in” with our team for further details.

Cancellation Policy

  • Hit the "Book Now" button a bit too soon? No worries. We offer a 24-hour grace period where any reservation made is eligible for a full refund. Hey, it happens.

  • Your initial payment is 50% of the total, with the remaining balance due 60 days out from checkin. After the 24 hour grace period, all payments become non-refundable.

  • We encourage you to double check everything before you book to make sure you've selected that perfect home, at the ideal time. And while we're on the subject of peace of mind, ask us about our travel insurance package. It's just another amenity we offer to make booking your stay as relaxing as possible.

Rules to stay by

  • Everyone in your group must be over 25 or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited at this property
  • Pets are not allowed at this property under any circumstances
  • The maximum occupancy is 12 people
  • The maximum number of cars at the property is 2
  • A credit card preauthorization of $850.00 is required at the time of check-in as a damage deposit
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30a Songwriters Festival
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Sandestin Wine Festival
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Complete Guide to Emerald Coast
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Red Sky at Night, Sailor’s Delight – Is The Old Adage True?
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July 25, 2017 With its turquoise ocean and sugar-white sandy beaches … what could be better than a visit to Florida’s Panhandle? As soon as the New Year’s crowd has packed up and gone back to work, savvy vacation-goers should head to the Gulf ...Coast to enjoy the perks of off-season. (see less)
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Still Have Questions?

We have answers. Please don’t hesitate to contact a live InvitedHome vacation consultant via call or chat and we’ll make sure you have all the information you need. We’re always here to help.