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Aug. 2, 2019

Your Guide to a 30A Family Thanksgiving

  Thanksgiving is a time for families to come together, and we can’t think of a better way to spend it than at one of our beautiful 30A cottages with your family. Whether you’re bringing your small family of four or the whole crowd, we’ve curated a list of everything you need -- from where to stay to what to do during your 30A Thanksgiving.    Where to Stay Footprints in the Sand  This spacious 6 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom home in Seacrest sleeps 14 guests, with the option to add up to 3 additional small children. Built specifically with family in mind, [...]

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Jul. 19, 2019

What to Do if You're Caught in a Rip Current

As you plan out the final details for some much-needed beach therapy, it’s important to make sure you know what to do in the case of a nearby rip current.  According to the United States Lifesaving Association, roughly 100 people die every year from rip currents. So, in an effort to keep our guests safe, we’ve curated a list of everything you need to know about rip currents, from spotting one to knowing what to do if you find yourself caught in one.  What Are Rip Currents? Rip currents are powerful, narrow channels of fast-moving water that occur along the coasts, as w [...]

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Jun. 27, 2019

Top 30A Events For the Family this 4th of July

        The Fourth of July and 30A are as deep-rooted as apple pie and ice cream. If you’re heading to the beach this Independence Day, we’ve curated a list of all things happening along the shore. With just about every eatery, amphitheater and community holding a variety of parades, concerts and fireworks displays, there is a little something for everyone in the family.   Be mindful of the portions of the Scenic Highway 30A that will be closed for a few hours to accommodate for parades. Seaside is offering free shuttles available throughout th [...]

July 4th

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May. 24, 2019

Here Are the Ten Best Summer Reads to Enjoy During Your 30A Vacation

    Nothing is more relaxing than losing yourself in a good book at the beach! If you’re headed to 30A this summer for a much-needed vacation, make sure your beach tote is filled with the best reads to enjoy as you stretch out by the waves. There are so many great books out there - it’s hard to narrow down the right one for you! Peruse this list of ten amazing books labeled by genre, then pack your bags and book your stay with 30A Cottages and Concierge!   Thriller 1. The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager Three girls went missing at a summer camp when they were [...]

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May. 1, 2019

Re-Building of 30A Favorite, The Red Bar

      As many locals and 30A travelers alike know, the beloved Red Bar in Grayton Beach was victim to a tragic fire in February of this year. The restaurant and bar opened in 1995 and since has been a staple to the community. With its delicious seafood, live music and a lively, sultry, and flat out “cool” environment, each trip to The Red Bar was certainly an enjoyable one.   Immediately after the news of the fire broke, an outpouring of support and encouragement from the 30A community and beyond came pouring in. A GoFundMe page was started for The Red [...]

Red Bar

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