Bluewater Bay

Bluewater Bay, an upscale master-planned resort community located east of Niceville and only a few minutes away from Eglin Air Force Base.

Covering approximately 2,500 acres of residential and resort development plus green space, there are several different housing options, such as condos, patio homes, townhouses, and single-family homes available in Bluewater Bay. This resort community’s amenities include a country club, a full service marina on Choctawhatchee Bay’s north shore, a 27-hole championship golf course, 5-star tennis center, beautiful landscaping throughout, plus bike lanes, sidewalks, and golf cart paths. You will see many residents jogging, biking, and walking. Did we mention all utilities (electric, telephone, and cable) are underground? Enjoy the outdoors without all the obstructions. There are also 19 man-made lakes, wildlife sanctuaries, and greenbelt areas.

The Tennis Center has a fully equipped clubhouse,12 LED lighted clay courts, stadium court with viewing deck, plus pro-shop with experienced teachers and staff. This is the most active tennis center in the area. They host 12 annual tournaments each year, USTA men’s and women’s teams, a junior league, and many member socials!

Three swimming pools (Bay Drive, Glen Eagles, & Woodlands) and several playground areas can be found throughout the community. They offer swimming lessons with a certified instructor for a fee and free water aerobics with membership. The Bay Drive Community Pool is heated and open year round. The Glen Eagles Pool is a modified Kidney pool but the Woodlands Pool is a Competitive 25m, 5 Lane pool!

Golf anyone? As one of Northwest Florida’s premier championship golf resorts, it is also open to the public. Bluewater Bay Clubhouse also features a full Sports Bar and Grill plus golf club that offers group clinics and private lessons.

Bluewater Bay Marina boasts a 120-slip full-service marina complete with dry storage facility, permanent and guest dockage, power, water, fueling station, and fully stocked ship store. It is home to L.J. Schooners Dockside Restaurant and open-air Oyster Bar with stunning views of the sunsets.

Bluewater Bay has four private, gated communities (Magnolia Plantation, Parkwood Estates, Southwind, & Windward) and over 40 subdivisions offering a mix of residential and commercial properties, including resort-style independent Senior living community, restaurants, shopping, grocery store, elementary school, gym nearby at the Merchant’s Walk plaza plus Okaloosa County Sheriff’s sub-station located at the gate of Magnolia Plantation. 

About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
It's walkable to grocery stores
It's walkable to restaurant
Easy commutes
Parking is easy
There are sidewalks
Yards are well-kept
Parks and playgrounds
Lots of wildlife
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Golfing
Walking / Hiking trails
Emerald Coast listings last updated Oct 23, 2021 4:22:pm.