There’s something about the sizzle of summer that sends people flocking south. As anyone who’s ever shopped on Peddler’s Pavilion, made reservations at a seaside diner, or rented out their beach property knows, summer is high season in 30A. But for folks who get to enjoy the idyllic charm of a dream cottage all year, fall is the season to… Read More
Events On the Horizon in South Walton
One of our favorite things about living in South Walton is seeing the diverse range of people it attracts. Singles, families, and retirees make vital lives for themselves within the Seacrest community. And nothing attracts unique events like surf, sand, and sunny faces. Whether you love fashion, beer and wine, athletic achievement, or the simple thrill of a crowd, there’s… Read More
Fresh Local Flavor
When it comes to restaurants, locals know best. Online reviews are a great place to start, but if you’re new to South Walton, you won’t find the most succulent seafood, the juiciest burgers, or the crispest wine and beer until you talk to a longtime resident of Seacrest Beach. Luckily for new Dream Cottage homeowners, there’s a panel of local… Read More
Renting Your Beach House: Is It Worth It?
You’ve heard your beach house can pay for itself. Renting your Seacrest property can be an easy way to make your mortgage, pay property taxes, and ensure that your weeks of relaxing in your Magnolia Dream Cottage are truly worry-free. But renting your vacation home requires a little more effort than simply listing it online. How can you turn your… Read More
It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
You’ve seen the beach, the private boardwalk, and the classic charm of Magnolia Dream Cottages by the Sea. But not every road leads to the ocean; buying a beachfront property means investing in the local community as well. Each community on 30A has its own personality, from thriving nightlife scenes to sleepy little neighborhoods surrounded by palm trees. Call us… Read More
An Ocean a Day Keeps the Doctor Away
As you’ve probably concluded, we’re all about beach life. The sun, the sand, the scrumptious seafood fresh from the surf . . . what’s not to love? But seaside living does more than just put a smile on your face; it’s good for your health too. How do we love life at the beach? Let us count the ways. Health… Read More
Beach Life: Running 101
There’s something about beach workouts that get your energy up and your blood pumping. Maybe it’s the crisp sea breeze curling in your lungs, or the soothing crash of the waves on the shore. Maybe it’s that extra burn in your calves, reminding you that all your hard work will be worth it. Maybe it’s the sense of accomplishment you… Read More
Welcome to Magnolia Dream Cottages!
Welcome to Magnolia Cottages by the Sea, where your dreams are within reach. Our Dream Cottages combine the timeless beauty of seaside cottages with the charm of 30A and all of the amenities a modern home can offer. Whether you’re looking for a second home, a place to retire, or a fresh investment property, you won’t find a better fit…. Read More