FAQs

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Questions About Rosemary Beach

Q: What address can I put in my GPS to get directions to Rosemary Beach?
A: The address for Beach Air is 188 Round Rd., Rosemary Beach, FL 32413.

Q: How do I reserve beach chairs/umbrellas? 
A: The Beach Air Carriage House has a few beach chairs in the garage for Carriage House guests only. There are no beach chairs for Beach Air Cottage. Sea Oats Beach Service provides Rosemary Beach guests with this amenity. You can visit their website here or call 850-951-3632. You will need to provide a credit card number and the name or location of your cottage, as well as the walk over in front of which you would like your chairs to be set up each day. They will set them up and take them down daily. You can not leave anything there overnight like toys, chairs etc as the beach service will pick them up at night and they will be gone the next day. You can have your chairs set up at Walkover A, which is handicap accessible by walking down Round Rd. or have them set up at Walkover B which is accessed by walking down the board walk on the West side of the Beach Air properties.

There are some beach toys in the garage for carriage house guest. There is a children's wagon on the porch for main house guest and one in garage for carriage house.

Q: How can I find out what events are taking place during my stay?
A: To view the Rosemary Beach calendar of events, please click here.

Q: How do we access the beach and pool areas?
A: You have to take your amenity passes to the beach and pool. Why? Rosemary Beach doesn’t want others not staying at RB to use the beach and pool. Don’t lose the pass as you will be charged $50 for a replacement. No exceptions!

Q: Where are the swimming pools at Rosemary Beach?
A: See map. Cabana pool on North side, Coquina pool on the Southeast side and Barbados pool on West side. Indoor, heated pool: walk past the tennis courts and you are at the indoor pool, which is heated and is next to the fitness center. You can lap swim at this pool. This is a good place to go swim if you have had too much sun, it is raining or the weather is cold.

Q: Do they heat the other pools during the spring and winter.?
A: No guarantees. The indoor pool is always heated when it is cold. The other pools are heated when the community is having high rentals like during 
Spring break. There is no set rule on this.

Q: How do I get in the pools and across the beach walkovers?
A: You use the pool code which is given to you when you are sent your vacation package 30 days before your arrival.

Q: Do the amenities include the tennis courts?
A: If you want to play tennis, contact the tennis shop at 850-278-2061. The fitness center number is 850-278-2200. To use the tennis facilities or the fitness facilities, you have to pay for this amenity.

Q: How many beach walkovers in RB?
A: Eight, see map.

Q: Where can I access Wi-Fi while I'm in Rosemary Beach?
A: The Beach Air Main Cottage and Carriage House have wireless internet access. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, that service can be interrupted, Amavia Coffee, Cowgirl Kitchen are two locations that offer complementary Wi-Fi in Rosemary Beach.

Q: Is there a grocery store in Rosemary Beach?
A: Currently, there is no grocery store in Rosemary Beach. There is a Winn Dixie and Publix grocery store located less than four miles away, toward Panama City Beach.

Q: Where are the tennis courts?
A: The tennis courts are on the North side of 30A, on Southeast side. The large parking lot is to the left of tennis courts. To get to the tennis courts, walk North on Round Rd, as you are on the boardwalk, you will walk past 3 houses, cross 30A to the tennis courts.

Q: What restaurants do you recommend?
A: Picolos Red BarCafé 30ABud and Alleys, most restaurants in Rosemary Beach are good. Georges in Alys beach.

More Restaurants

Q: Is there beach butler service?
A: The Beach Butlers and Your Beach Butler provides service to Rosemary Beach.

Q: Where can I have packages shipped while I'm staying at Rosemary Beach?
A: When shipping a package UPS or FEDEX, please use the following address: 188 Round Road, Rosemary Beach, FL 32413. However, some UPS/FED EX, may shift to US postal at the local level and you may not get a package if it goes to the local post office.

Q: Is there a Business Center in Rosemary Beach?
A: Copy Systems Business Center, 4821 U.S. Hwy. 98 West, Suite 102, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459. Phone: 850-267-4552, Fax: 850-267-4553, website.

Q: How do I reserve bicycles while I am at Rosemary Beach? 
A: rentgearhere.com is recommended. They will deliver and pick up bikes and give a 15% discount to guests of Beach Air. The Beach Air Carriage house has 2 adult bikes and the Beach Air main house has 4 adult bikes. If you need a child carrier of attachment, you will need to rent a bike with child carrier as the Beach Air bikes cannot be attached to a child carrier.

Q: Where can we rent baby cribs, etc? (They also rent bicycles)
A: http://www.rentgearhere has some baby rental equipment. They will deliver and pick up from the Beach Air house.

Q: Are there special activities for children?
A: Yes. Rosemary Beach has Kids Camp for children. Call 877-599-7913.

Q: Is there a day spa or salon?
A: Yes. Vivo Spa and Salon is on site. Call 850-231-6801 or visit http://www.vivospasalon.com.

Q: How much does it cost to play tennis or work out at the fitness center?
A: Call the fitness or tennis center or see their website.

Q: What kind of shops and restaurants does the town of Rosemary offer?
A: See www.rosemarybeach.com

Q: Are the pools free?
A: There are 4 pools at RB, and they are all free. The Coquina Pool is 35 yards from the house. It takes about 30 sec to walk to the Coquina Pool from Beach Air.


Questions About The Area

Q: What are the airports, closest Panama City Beach and Fort Walton?
A: We recommend using the The Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) (16.6 miles, click for map). The airport is serviced by Delta and Southwest Airlines. The Northwest Florida Regional Airport is in Fort Walton (click for map). The next closest is the Pensacola Regional Airport in Pensacola, FL, which is 101 miles to Rosemary Beach (click for map).

Airports
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP)
Phone: (850) 763-6751
Website: http://iflybeaches.com/
Air Service: Delta Airlines and Southwest

Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional Airport (PNS)
Phone: (850) 436-5000
Website: http://www.flypensacola.com/
Air Service: AirTran, American Eagle, Continental, Delta Airlines, Northwest Airlines, US Airways Express, United and US Airways Express.

Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS)
Phone: (850) 651-7160
Website: http://www.flyvps.com/
Air Service: American Eagle, Delta, US Airways and United

General Aviation Airports
Crestview: (850) 682-6811
DeFuniak Springs: (850) 892-2000
Destin: (850) 837-6135
Panama City: (850) 785-4325 or (850) 763-4642

Q: Where is shopping?
A: There are numerous opportunities for world-class shopping. A few of our favorites are:
Pier Park - (15 minutes from Beach Air)

Silver Sands Factory Stores - (20 minutes from Beach Air) The nation's largest designer outlet center with over 100 designer names. Located next to Sandestin® on Hwy 98.

The Market Shops at Sandestin

More shopping links in Panama City

More shopping links in Destin

Q: Where is the closest movie theatre?
A: Pier Park (15 minutes from Beach Air) has an excellent new theater (click for more info).

Q: Where is the closet Target and Walmart?
A: Walmart (15 minute drive, across from Pier Park) | Target (17 minute drive)

Q: Where is the closest grocery store?
A: There is Winn Dixie and Publix just about 4 miles east on highway 98.

Q: Where is the closest pharmacy?
A: CVS is about 4 miles east on Hwy 98 toward Panama City Beach in front of the Winn Dixie.

Q: Where is the nearest hospital with Emergency Room?
A: Sacred Heart Hospital is located at 7800 U.S. Hwy. 98 in Miramar Beach, FL 32550. Telephone: 850-278-3000.

Q: Where is the closest medical service for minor illness?
A: Doc Smiley's Urgent Care is in Santa Rosa Beach (www.docsmileysurgentcare.com). Emerald Coast Urgent Care is in Destin and Panama City Beach, FL and has extended hours and open daily. (www.urgent-care-fl.com). Google Urgent Care, Santa Rosa Beach, FL for most recent facilities.

Q: How far is Seaside and Watercolor?
A: 6 miles to west on Highway 30A.


Questions about Beach Air Cottage and Carriage House

Q: How do I get my key?
A: The Main Cottage and Carriage House each have their own lockboxes, you will get a combination to the lock box upon final payment, when you receive your vacation package.

Q: Can you see the beach from the house?
A: There is very limited view of gulf from main house 3rd floor, and second floor porch facing the boardwalk of main house and 3rd floor carriage house,see gallery for pictures.

Q: What is included with my rental?
A: Access to all four pools, linens, bath towels, kitchen utensils, cookware, day one starter items (initial supply of soap, paper towels, trash bags, dish detergent, laundry detergent).

Q: Will my unit have a washer/dryer?
A: Yes. The Main Cottage and Carriage House have a washer and dryer.

Q: Does Main House and Carriage House have a TV/DVD Player?
A: Yes, the house and cottage have Blueray DVD players.

Q: Can I get free movie rentals from the Rosemary Beach Cottage Rental Agency?
A: NO. You are renting from a private homeowner and I don’t have anything to do with any rental agency. RedBox Movie Rentals are available at local convenience and grocery stores.

Q: If the weather is predicted to be bad during my stay, will I receive a refund?
A: Refunds are not given due to inclement weather unless a mandatory evacuation is issued by the National Weather Service. In the event of a mandatory evacuation, only the unused portion of your stay will be refunded. No refunds will be issued for voluntary evacuations.

Q: Can we bring our family pets?
A: No Pets Allowed: We can't take pets due to bringing sand flees in the house which bite people. This is a smoke free and pet free house for those who have environmental allergies. Also, no carpet. All wood or stone floors.

Q: Can I have an early check in?
A: Check in time begins at 4PM CST. If you do arrive before the normal check in time and your home is ready for arrival, you may check into your home early. If you arrive early, you may spend your time at the beach or shopping. Do not do any grocery shopping until after check-in time, as we cannot grant access to the home until it is ready for check in.

Q: What time is check out?
A: Check out is at 10AM CST. Any unauthorized late check out is subject to a late check out fee of $100 per hour.

Q: What is the cancellation/refund policy? 
A: The advance rent deposit will not be refunded unless the premises is re-rented for the same rental payment and time period reserved by Tenant. If refunded, there will be a $125 cancellation fee withheld from the Advance Rent Deposit. Refunds of Advance Rent Deposit and/or the Total Rental Fee will not be given for late arrivals, early departures or inclement weather conditions. In the event of a hurricane, refunds will be made in the event of a mandatory evacuation by governmental authorities. Refunds will be granted from the day of issuance of the mandatory evacuation.

Q: Can you feel the gulf breezes on the porches?
A: Yes if the wind is moving you can hear and feel the ocean at night time when it is quiet.

Q: How far is the beach from the Main Cottage and Carriage House?
A: You walk down Round Rd approximately 150 yards to the South, 1 min walk. You pass 4 ½ houses on the right and one and the playground on the left. Then you start walking on a Board Walk A up the beach. You pass 2 houses on each side which flank the beach. When you get to the top of the boardwalk, you are looking at the beach. You can sit on top on some adirondack chairs , walk down the central steps, or walk down the handicap ramps on each side. There is seating on the ramps as well. Babies can be strolled right to the beach. It is also 150 yds or 1 min walk to walk down boardwalk B to the beach from Beach Air by walking out to the west and stepping on the boardwalk.

Q: How far is the playground?
A: It is about 35 yds., takes 30 seconds. It is private and quiet. You cannot hear noise from the playground at either house when outside.

Q: Is the Main Cottage and Carriage House quiet?
A: Yes, it is insulated well between walls and floors.

Q: Is there a grill and outdoor shower?
A: Yes, there is a charcoal and large gas grill in the driveway as well as an outdoor shower that carriage house and main house guests share.

Q: Who gets to park in the garage?
A: The carriage house does unless the houses are rented together. Why? it isn’t appropriate to have guests share personal space. It also isn’t appropriate for someone to be in the garage when someone is sleeping upstairs. The garage is small and has 2 small doors. You can park 2 small cars in there.

Q: Where do main guests park, on the street?
A: There are 2 spots to park in driveway by the Beach Air main and Carriage house. Refer to parking guidelines if parking on the street.

Q: Where do we store our bikes and beach things?
A: The Carriage House guests, store toys, bikes, and beach items in the garage. For the Cottage (main house) guests, please store beach toys and beach items in the large yard or on the porch.

Q: What do we do with our trash?
A: There are trash cans for the Beach Air by the driveway on Round Rd. Please use these trash cans and even stack the trash up on top of the cans in the trash enclosed area if needed. The County picks up the trash on Tuesday and Friday mornings.

Q: How far is the house from the town center?
A: It takes about 5 minutes to walk to the town, see map.

Q: What happens if I lose a key or pass?
A: See rental agreement. Call or text Gayle Adams cell phone listed on rental agreement.

Q: What if I get locked out?
A: See agreement.

Q: What if I have a maintaince problem?
A: please notify Gayle Adams ASAP no matter how insignificant it may seem. The Property Manager can repair a problem, the sooner she is aware of the problem. Please don't notify of problems after check out as there is limited time to repair things when the house is turning on a Sat. during the busy season. Please notify as soon as possilbe. For instance, notify immediately of a heating or cooling problem with either house. This information will also be in your agreement..

Beach Air Cottage and Carriage House are in the beachfront community of Rosemary Beach, located on Florida's scenic Hwy 30A halfway between Destin and Panama City. Designed as a "destination" beach town, the "pedestrian" concept is similar to Seaside (eight miles west), and was designed by the same town planners. Beach Air is south of scenic Hwy 30A and centrally located between the beach, playground, pool, and tennis courts. The Cottage or Carriage House can be rented together or separately.

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