Get an overview of this hotelUpscale resort on the beach, with 5 outdoor swimming pools

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

Located in Seaside, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within a 15-minute walk of Central Square and Seaside Repertory Theatre. Grayton Beach State Park and Point Washington State Forest are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at WaterColor Inn & Resort's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 60 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets. Guests will also find furnished balconies, iPod docks, and sofa beds.

 Guest Highlights

  • Beach
  • Pool
  • Helpful staff

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. At WaterColor Inn & Resort you can cool off in one of the 5 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach resort also offers a children's pool, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

WaterColor Inn & Resort is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Total number of rooms - 60 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Children's pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower only 
  • Slippers 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Turndown service 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Fish Out of Water - This beachfront fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

BeachClub - This beachfront family restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The Gathering Spot - This beach restaurant specializes in sushi and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. 5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 3 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body scrubs, and body treatments.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 25

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 44 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Valet parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 21 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • WaterColor Inn & Resort
  • WaterColor Inn & Resort Santa Rosa Beach
  • WaterColor Santa Rosa Beach
  • Water Color Hotel
  • Watercolor Hotel Santa Rosa Beach
  • WaterColor Inn And Resort Florida/Santa Rosa Beach
  • WaterColor Inn Resort Santa Rosa Beach
  • WaterColor Inn Resort

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • WaterColor Inn & Resort is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2011 Travel + Leisure 500.

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