Activities are abundant all along 30-A and South Walton. Challenging golf, eclectic shops, unique galleries, and award - winning dining are all a part of the area's distinct character. Outdoor activities are abundant within the four state parks, a state forest, 15 rare coastal dune lakes and the Gulf of Mexico.
Stroll down silky white sand, collecting sea shells as you go, or take a swim in the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Whatever you decide to do, the beautiful beaches of the Emerald Coast are approximately 3 miles from the Watersound Origins community. The Emerald Coast offers approximately 80 miles of pristine white-sand beaches stretching along the Gulf of Mexico. This sand is made up of pure Appalachian quartz and reflects the sunlight through the surf, giving the water its beautiful emerald-green color.
The OriginsSM Golf Club strives to make golf more fun and accessible to families, beginners and casual golfers, offering a six-hole regulation course that alternatively plays as a nine-hole executive course and a 10-hole par-three layout. Looking for challenging and outstanding golf courses? Designed by Greg Norman, Shark's Tooth Golf Club was named one of "America's Best Residential Courses" as named by Golfweek. It stretches 7,209 yards from the back tees and features five fairways that border scenic Lake Powell. Named "Course of the Millennium" by Travel + Leisure magazine, Camp Creek® Golf Club is a Tom Fazio-designed, 18-hole, par-72 championship course measuring 7,159 yards and is sure to provide the challenge for which you're looking.
*The Clubs By Joe is an exclusive membership club that provides access to a diverse offering of benefits and privileges at St. Joe owned and operated amenities and facilities. Access to amenities and privileges is based on Membership Level.Learn More
If boating and fishing are your passion—this region offers some of the best! The beautiful Gulf of Mexico, the area's 17 freshwater and saltwater lakes, Choctawhatchee Bay, West Bay and St. Andrews Bay provide unmatched opportunities for fishing and water sports in Florida.
Drive along Scenic Highway 30-A, and you'll find incredible coastal cuisine. Located in the AAA Four-diamond- rated WaterColor® Inn, the flagship restaurant Fish out of Water® offers outstanding views and combines the freshest local fish and meats with an eclectic approach to traditional beach cuisine. Havana Beach Bar & Grill offers vibrant dining with a Cuban flare
Approximately 2 miles away from the Watersound Origins community - 30Avenue offers upscale shopping, dining, and events. Stop by for a yoga class, and stay for a glass of wine while listening to live music on the Events Lawn.Learn More
Pier Park and Pier Park NorthSM are highly reputable shopping destinations in Panama City Beach. These open-air venues offer shopping, dining and entertainment, from national brands as well as unique and locally owned shops. Approximately 12 miles awayLearn More
From quaint boutiques and eateries to practical everyday needs, the 30-A area offers a great selection of options with easy access to a variety of modern conveniences and services, such as grocery stores and pharmacies as well as shopping.
A gorgeous outdoor shopping plaza just outside the well-manicured gates of Sandestin, Grand Boulevard is one of the newer additions to South Walton’s already rich shopping scene. Approximately 21 miles awayLearn More
Silver Sands Factory Stores offers 110 outlets stores, including women’s, men’s and children’s clothing. Approximately 22 miles awayLearn More
The St. Joe Company is creating extraordinary communities with uncompromising ideals and standards in planning, architecture, and amenities in Northwest Florida. The Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida team can help you find the perfect community and home that meets your needs as a homebuyer. The Watersound Origins Model Home Center is open daily - stop by so that you can truly experience this community.Request Info