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Aerial view of the hotel and pool area at Watersound Inn

Watersound Beach Club

Unwind And Enjoy Gulf Coast Beach Club Amenities

Capturing panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico, the Watersound® Beach Club is designed to be your private club. The secluded setting invites you to unwind and relax, whether enjoying the ocean breezes at the upstairs bar or comfortably settled in a lounge chair under a cabana. At the Watersound Beach Club, the only thing between you and the Gulf of Mexico is a pair of lounge chairs and an umbrella beckoning you to venture down to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.


Enjoy one of two 7,000-square-foot swimming pools with a pleasing zero entry echoing the cadence of the dunes and beach. Lounge on the pool decks in the sun or under shaded cabanas. The Beach Club’s southern orientation towards the Gulf takes advantage of prevailing summer breezes and warm sunshine in mild winter months.


Rejuvenate in the private locker rooms. Ladies’ and men’s locker rooms have shower facilities and changing areas that allow you to freshen up before heading home or out shopping.

  • Two 7,000 square-foot Zero-Entry Pools
  • 14,000 square-foot Pool Deck with Towel Service
  • Additional 25,000 square-foot Pool Deck with Towel Service 
  • Private Boardwalk Access to Private Beach
  • Complimentary Beach Setups Including Umbrella and Two Chairs
  • Casual Poolside Dining, Indoor Dining Room, and Outdoor Sunset Bar Offering Lunch Daily and Dinner Seasonally
  • Private Member Events
  • Member Preferred Pricing on Beach Bonfires
  • Complimentary Stand-up Paddle Board and Kayak Rentals (offered seasonally; one hour per day)
  • Beach Volleyball (offered seasonally)
  • Changing Rooms & Daily Locker Rentals
  • Children’s Arcade Room
  • All Watersound Inn Guests must obtain Guest Access Cards to gain entry to the Wateround® Beach Club prior to visiting the Beach Club. Cards must be obtained from the Watersound Inn Front Desk; located on the first floor of the Watersound Inn (6652 E. Co. Hwy. 30A, WaterSound, FL 32461; Daily, 9 AM - 10 PM)
  • Watersound Inn Guests will be provided a gate access code for the Beach Club Security Gate from the Watersound Inn Front Desk when picking up their Guest Access Cards.
  • All members of your party must be registered in your room rental reservation before having access to the Watersound Beach Club.
  • Watersound Inn Guests: All charges must be billed to your reservation folio
  • Cash is NOT an accepted form of payment.
  • All food and beverage charges will be subject to current sales tax and 20% service gratuity.
  • Personal coolers or outside Food & Beverage are NOT permitted.
  • Beach Cover-ups must be worn at all times in Dining Areas, including Sunset Bar.
  • Towel policy: One per Person and towels DO NOT reserve chairs.
  • Glass is not permitted on the pool deck and beach areas.
  • Animals, bicycles, skateboards, play balls of any type are not permitted in the pool area.
  • Footballs, frisbees, sports balls, water guns, rings, and pool games are not permitted in the pool area.
  • Flotation devices including inner tubes are not permitted in the pool area except for children who require flotation assistance.
  • Children 12 years and younger must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Children who cannot swim must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times while in the pool area.
  • Children must be toilet trained to use any pool facility. Children wearing diapers are not permitted in any pool; however, Children wearing swim diapers are permitted.

The pool staff has the authority to expel anyone from the pool areas who does not follow these Pool Rules or whose conduct is otherwise unbecoming.

Beach Bonfires are available at the Watersound® Beach Club. All bonfire setups include beach chairs, s’mores & bottle waters for up to 30 guests for 2 hours. Bonfires take place on the beach at the bottom of the Watersound Beach Club boardwalk; reservations: (850) 534-2500.  All bonfire requests for the boardwalk beach accesses of Coopersmith, Dunesider, and the Bridges will be serviced through La Dolce Vita: 1-866-651-1869


Sunset Bonfires (Available March- October)

  • 6 – 8 PM or 7 – 9 PM | Fee: $425*
  • Extended Time: $50* per 30 minutes
  • Includes One Attendant for Bonfire Setup and Service

After Sunset Bonfires (Available March- October)

  • 9 – 11 PM | Fee: $525*
  • Extended Time: $50* per 30 minutes
  • Includes One Attendant for Bonfire Setup and Service


-Request for additional items such as Beach Chairs ($5*/ea.), S'Mores ($3*/ea.) & Tables ($20*/ea) must be made before 3 p.m. day of event.  


-Per Walton County Ordinance, all bonfires must conclude by 12 AM.


-Bonfires are also available in February,  November and December for any 2 hour increments between 4 – 9 PM. All Food & Beverage shall be provided by the Watersound Beach Club; no outside food or beverage permitted.


BONFIRE POLICIES: There is a 48-hour advance notice required to schedule a bonfire. A $125* cancellation fee will apply if the bonfire is canceled less than 24-hours in advance. If food and beverage have been contracted in conjunction with the bonfire and the bonfire is canceled less than 5 business days from the event date, the client will be responsible for 100% of the estimated food and beverage costs. Watersound Beach Club reserves the right to cancel the event if winds are sustained at 10 mph or higher, if the forecast is more than 70% chance of rain and/or if the forecasted temperatures are lower than 50 degrees. There is no charge for bonfires canceled due to inclement weather; weather calls are made by 3 p.m. on the day of the scheduled bonfire.


*Service Charge & Sales Tax Not Included.

Complimentary water sport beach rentals are available at the Watersound® Beach Club, based on weather conditions. Reservations may be made directly on the beach. Please provide a copy of your driver’s license at time of rental. In addition, a liability waiver will need to be signed by adults; children under the age of 18 will require an adult to sign.


The following rentals are available at no additional cost for one hour per day: 

•    Stand-Up Paddle Boards
•    YOLO Yaks


*Unreturned, lost or damaged boards will be subject to conditional fees.