General Information

From one-bedroom cottages to private beachfront hideaways, Cottage Rental Agency is delighted to showcase the very best vacation rentals in Seaside, Florida as well as select 30A vacation rentals. We have included some helpful information about our cottage listings such as property location, description, types of bedding, and maximum occupancy as a tool for comparing our cottages. A three-night minimum stay is recommended to really enjoy this great destination, so when comparing rates, please remember that the rate range listed is based on average daily rate for winter (low) and summer (high). These ranges provided are for your reference only and are subject to change. For detailed quotes, please call toll-free 866.966.2565 or click here for reservations.

For Arrivals

The Cottage Rental Agency Welcome Center is located on the corner of Hwy 30A and Quincy Circle, next to the Seaside Realty office. 2311 East County Highway 30A | Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 | 850.231.2245

  • Standard Check-in Time: Begins at 4 PM (Central) We will make every effort to have your accommodation ready beginning at  4:00 PM but check-in delays may occur during peak rental times. We appreciate your patience and ask that you have alternate plans should delays take place. If you will be arriving after 8:00PM  you must notify the office at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements for a late check-in. No refunds will be given for late arrivals or early departures.
  • Standard Departure Time: 10 AM (Central). Please plan to vacate your cottage by 10 AM to allow time to clean the cottage for the next guest. This is a standard check out time in Seaside and along 30A.
  • Check-in Age: 25 years of age or older. Photo ID will be required at check in
  • CRA provides our guests with starter amenities inside each cottage, typically a 2 day supply. Starter amenities include dish soap, bath tissue, paper towels, shampoo, hand soap, clothes detergent, and other basic amenities to get your stay off to a good start.

 CRA Rental Agreement


Cottage Classification Levels

CLASSIC Picture the perfect classic American beach life and you have the idea. These cozy rental epitomize simply beauty for those who don’t need a lot of extras to enjoy time at the beach.
PREMIER These upgraded properties offer the best of coastal rentals. They include high-quality furnishings, appliances and comfortable surroundings. These rentals are among the most popular for beach vacations.
GRAND COLLECTION This is a small group of the most exclusive residences for vacation rental. These idyllic homes feature the best of everything, interior design, electronics, appliances and top notch vacation amenities.

 Most of our cottages provide Internet access for convenience; however, Cottage Rental Agency is not responsible for service disruptions that may occur due to circumstances beyond our control. Seaside Town Council mandates beach access through designated entry points. Based on cottage location, beach access will either be via public beach access located at Town Center or through one of the private street pavilion access points.