The Retreat

The most prestigious gated beach community in South Walton, The Retreat is everything its name implies – a destination that offers privacy and upscale living all while providing some of the best views, architecture and quality construction in all of Florida. 3,000 feet of private beach on the Gulf of Mexico. A rare coastal dune lake. Privileged access to a gulf-front, resort-style beach club. Masterfully crafted luxury residences. Search the globe and you will not find a more perfect Beach!

The Retreat Real Estate Market Statistics

Average Price $12.5M
Lowest Price $12.5M
Highest Price $12.5M
Total Listings 1
Avg. Days On Market 98
Avg. Price/SQFT $1.8K

Property Types (active listings)

Just off 30A in Blue Mountain Beach, this guarded gate community features large, luxurious homes, a striking Beach Club directly on the private beach, infinity pool and host of amenities.

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Careful thought and planning went into the design of The Retreat. Homes must adhere to architectural guidelines and blend in with the style and color of the West Indies, which cast a striking contrast to the white sandy beaches and clear, blue waters.

With 90 acres allocated for 90 homes, many situated on high bluffs, residences are more secluded while offering plenty of living and outdoor space. Buyers looking for homesites can choose from a select list of proven architects and builders, which insure a beautifully designed, well crafted property. 

The Retreat was St. Joe's first development in South Walton.


The Retreat Real Estate & Amenities

The amenities at The Retreat are unsurpassed. The Grecian styled Beach Club is open to all residents and their visitors with no extra membership fees. Swimming, beach access, water features and shaded sitting areas are all here as well. With 3,000 feet of private beach front, 2,000 feet are reserved and divided for 24 homes that reside on this stretch of land providing unsurpassed views.

Draper Lake is The Retreat’s western boundary. One of 11 rare coastal dune lakes that are only found in Northwest Florida, 22 lake front homes, including seven with their own private dock, mean fishing, kayaking and canoeing are easily accessible. To the north is a nature preserve, to the east is the low-density condominium and to the south is the Gulf of Mexico.


The Retreat Luxury Homes & Location

Conveniently located halfway between Destin and Panama City and near Grayton Beach, The Retreat features a highly desirable lifestyle all wrapped in a one of a kind, yet private setting.

Visitors and homeowners alike have easy access to their favorite beaches through The Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. It is only 32 miles to The Retreat. The airport designation is ECP, and is the first international airport built in the U.S. since 2011.

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