We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
04/03/2018 05/03/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    WaterColor Inn

    34 Golden Rod Cir, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5979
    (850) 396-4340
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    04/03/2018 05/03/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Savings alert: 12% below average rate

    The price you found is 12% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$521/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$427Strikethrough price corresponds to the most expensive price returned by our partners for that offer
    US$415
    SAVE US$12
    US$427
    US$415
    Traveller (146)
    Room & Suite (428)
    Storyboard
    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “adult pool” (31 reviews)
    “gathering spot” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Centre
    Golf course
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Housekeeping
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from WaterColor Inn
    Hotel deals
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    4 Mar5 Mar
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$415.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Rosa Beach hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b9ab7200fc0348b18934f5d21e7447a6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":667400,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32624473],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":415,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b9ab7200fc0348b18934f5d21e7447a6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":427,"lowestMetaPrice":415,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":427,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":427,"lowestMetaPrice":415,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":427,"hotelName":"WaterColor Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImI5YWI3MjAwZmMwMzQ4YjE4OTM0ZjVkMjFlNzQ0N2E2IiwiQUlLIjoiMTc1YjA2OTQxMjY3NGFiMjk3NzMyMzcyOTAyYjQwYTIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$415", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78883520":"OrbitzEWS","53947443":"TravelocityEWS","65694444":"Hotwire","32467113":"BookingCom","32624473":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (499)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 490 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Had the pleasure of staying here for a weekend to attend the funeral in DeFuniak Springs of a WWII POW whose body has been found, 74 years after his death. The Watercolor Inn is rated a 4-star inn, but there's nothing keeping it from being...More

    Thank 1776-Raider
    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

    Just spent 4 days at Watercolor Inn and am already wishing I could go back! The amenities are awesome, inn is beautiful, food amazing at all of the restaurants, but what makes this place a step above is the staff. From the moment you arrive...More

    4  Thank Noelle F
    Response from TheWaterColorInn, Guest Relations Manager at WaterColor InnResponded 3 June 2017

    Hello Noelle F, Thank you for sharing the experience you had, not just with the property, but with the special staff we have here at the WaterColor Resort that put their heart into providing outstanding service for each and every guest! We can't wait to...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

    We attended a business conference at Watercolor Inn, our first visit to the resort. A four diamond facility lacking its fifth star solely because they aren’t pompous or stuffy! The rooms in the Inn are spacious, clean, quiet and very accommodating. We were on the...More

    Thank Yolanda2802
    Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

    After a easy quick checkin we arrived at our 4th floor room and were personally greeted by Noah and a spa sound machine simulating waves. Noah suggested we enjoy the Keurig hot chocolate with the fresh chocolate chip cookies. The room made a great impression...More

    Thank Kay P
    Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

    We took a family vacation here and really enjoyed ourselves. This place is in such a great location next to Seaside, FL with some of the best, if not the best beach in the continental US. The development itself is fairly spread out with tons...More

    1  Thank namflow
    PreviousNext
    12345698
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Golf course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$385 - US$699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotwire, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, getaroom.com and Evoline ltd so you can book your WaterColor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Santa Rosa Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Watercolor Hotel Santa Rosa Beach ,
    • Water Color Hotel ,
    • WaterColor Inn Florida/Santa Rosa Beach
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (146)
    Room & Suite (428)
    Pool & Beach (170)
    Dining (72)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all Santa Rosa Beach Hotels
    Commodores Retreat
    27 reviews
    2.98 miles away
    30A Suites
    87 reviews
    7.71 miles away
    The Pearl Hotel
    379 reviews
    8.20 miles away
    Residence Inn by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
    543 reviews
    11.11 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Bud and Alley's
    646 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Heavenly's Shortcakes
    15 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Shrimp Shack
    295 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Amavida Coffee and Tea
    110 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Seaside Beach
    312 reviews
    .45 miles away
    Grayton Beach State Park
    580 reviews
    .88 miles away
    Sundog Books
    148 reviews
    .48 miles away
    Fusion Art Glass Gallery
    55 reviews
    .43 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Jihawg
    7 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from TheWaterColorInn | Property representative |
    Hello Jihawg! Thank you for your question. Our balconies are not 100% closed off and private, however, does offer enough of an enclosure to ensure that it is enjoyable without feeling disturbed by other guests. I hope this... More
    0
    Votes
    PreviousNext
    123456
    Room Tips
    "Second floor or higher to see the pounding surf"
    Read review
    "4th floor ocean side amazing view of beach and ocean"
    Read review
    "Choose a room on the water side of the INN."
    Read review
    "The Gulf Front rooms were already booked so we went with a Coastal View room and it was great"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing