If you're planning a Beaches of South Walton
vacation, why not head to one of our Grayton Beach vacation rentals? Consistently rated as one of the most beautiful beaches in America, Grayton Beach embraces its eccentric side with a motto of "nice dogs, strange people."
Let yourself be blown away by the clear waters, sugar-white sand, and quirky atmosphere of this eclectic beachside neighborhood!
Where is Grayton Beach, FL?
This beach paradise is nestled between
and Panama City
, two other premiere Florida
The beautiful Gulf of Mexico sits as a perfect backdrop to bright sandy shores, where beachgoers can watch as Western Lake, a rare coastal dune, meets the ocean. The city's roads are shaded by southern magnolias, moss-draped oaks, and full pines, giving the area a distinct rural feel. Our Grayton Beach vacation rentals, with all of the small-town charm and amazing scenery nearby, fit in well among the other beaches of South Walton County.
Things to Do in Grayton Beach, FL
Surrounding this beachside neighborhood on all sides, Grayton Beach State Park
has 2,000 acres of gorgeous beaches, nature trails, and dunes for you to explore! This area is home to the second largest coastal dune in the Florida Panhandle area, Western Lake
. Here, visitors can fish, hike, paddle board, and canoe! This park is a great place to observe nature at its finest! You'll have the time of your life observing the diverse wildlife, which includes snowy plovers, blue herons, royal terns, and many types of fish.
Grayton Beach also offers many restaurants and shops that are perfect for vacationers! Known by many as the area's most popular indoor destination, The Red Bar offers live jazz music and delicious culinary creations and cocktails. Celebrities have even been known to frequent this spot, so keep an eye out!
Not far from our Grayton Beach vacation rentals, you'll find Uptown Grayton
, a shopping and dining area, is known for its small-town charm. With several art galleries, shops, and clothing stores, guests will find all they need here. There's also a coffee shop, a breakfast spot, and a seafood restaurant, so guests can begin and end the day happy and full!
Another must-see is The Zoo Gallery, a shop of hand-selected pieces from artists all around the world. You'll find unique home decor, jewelry, pottery, and much more.
If the Sunshine State is calling your name, be sure to check out one of our Central Florida vacation rentals
. There's nothing more relaxing than a small beach neighborhood, so book your Grayton Beach getaway today!
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