If you plan to fly in to party with us, there are 2 airport options:
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP): Located in Panama City Beach, FL -approximately 45 min. drive to WaterColor (this location would be our recommendation due to proximity).
Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS): Located in Fort Walton Beach, FL - approximately 1 hour drive to WaterColor.
Below are transportation options for getting to/from the airport - and our wedding festivities. Uber and Lyft are present at both airports (ECP and VPS). Please note that while Uber and Lyft are readily available at the airport, they are not readily available in WaterColor / Santa Rosa Beach area. It can take up to a 30 minute wait to order an Uber - so please plan ahead! Consider scheduling Uber/Lyft rides through the app so that you are guaranteed pick up at your departure time.
Uber or Lyft not for you? Schedule with a local shuttle service below or rent a car.
Go Vetted Transportation 1-833-468-3883
Emerald Coast Luxury Transportation 850-774-8345
We are so excited for you to join us in WaterColor, Florida! There are several options when it comes to accommodations. All rentals within the WaterColor community provide Beach Club access. See below for information on a hotel or renting a house.
The WaterColor Inn (linked below) is the local resort that overlooks Santa Rosa Beach and the beach dunes. It is a great location for our guests! The Inn is connected to two restaurants, FOOW (amazing views of the gulf!) and the Gathering Spot (a more casual meal). Both restaurants have great happy hour options! WaterColor Inn is walking or biking distance to our reception at the LakeHouse.
A 10% discount will be available to all wedding guests who call and mention Cooper/Howell wedding. We recommend you book early if you choose to stay here!
Looking to rent a house with other guests or a small cottage for yourself? We recommend using 360 Blue or VRBO. There is a large variety of homes for rent - some are HUGE and can accommodate multiple families and friends. Others are small one bedroom cottages. Lots of options!
When looking at an area map (link below), we recommend staying on or near the following streets and parks. The reception will take place at the LakeHouse in WaterColor, next to Marina Park and across the street from Cerulean Park. The WaterColor streets listed below are most convenient to the wedding reception:
- Watercolor Blvd W
- Watercolor Blvd E
- Silver Laurel Way
- Mystic Cobalt
- Buttercup Street
- Sunset Ridge Lane