Looking for a last-minute gift for the special dad, dads or dad figures in your life? If you’ve come to WaterColor Inn, you’ve come to the right place! That’s because 30A’s beloved family-friendly resort offers a variety of unique gift options that are sure to delight every type of dad – whether he’s stylish, adventurous, epicurious or a mix of all of the above.
Below, our roundup of the ultimate WaterColor-inspired gift guide for dad. All items are available at, you guessed it, WaterColor Inn. So, what are you waiting for? Get to crossing these off your list and start shopping!
Classic fashion never goes out of style, and South Walton’s iconic coastal style is as timeless as it gets. Give dad the best in elevated yet approachable beach-inspired fashion with a gift from The WaterColor Store. From matching father-son polos by Peter Millar to resort-casual shirts by Travis Mathew and a wide assortment of WaterColor-branded merchandise, including Yeti ramblers, you’ll find just the right gift for your very fashionable dad. Visit and shop The WaterColor Store online or in person at 20 Goldenrod Circle in the WaterColor Town Center.
Specialty Bar Items
Give dad the ultimate bar-away-from-the-bar experience! At the FOOW Package Store you’ll find an impressive, well-curated selection of rare bottles of Blanton’s, E.H. Taylor Straight Rye, Eagle Rare, Louis XIII de Remy Martin Grande Champagne Cognac and more (based on availability), as well as Heathen wines and Grayton Beer Co. beers. Specialty items, including FOOW- and WaterColor-inspired barware and one-of-a-kind t-shirts and hats are also available, making it easy to pull together a truly unique gift for every dad in your life.
Kick off your Father’s Day festivities at FOOW with Coffee & Donuts for Dad on Sunday, June 19, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and enjoy complimentary coffee, donuts and quality time with dad. Craving dinner instead? Join FOOW for dinner on Father’s Day and treat dad to the restaurant’s indulgent Father’s Day specialty: a coffee-rubbed ribeye with potato pave and baked broccoli gratin – yum!
Scratch Biscuit Kitchen will also be spoiling dads all weekend long, with a weekend-only (and very decadent) special: the “Mr. Big Stuff” jalapeño-cheddar biscuit beef burger, complete with strawberry jam, Swiss cheese and bacon (available June 17-19).
Fun Adventures on the Water
Give dad the gift of adventure with an excursion on the water! The BoatHouse Paddle Club at the WaterColor BoatHouse offers canoe and kayak rentals, SUP lessons and even kayaking adventure tours around Western Lake. Which will you choose for dad? Give the knowledgeable team at BoatHouse Paddle Club a call at (850) 419-6188 to explore your options and book your experience, or visit them in person to browse their wide retail offerings, including activewear by some of dad’s favorite fitness brands. Gift cards are also available!
Relaxing Resort Experiences
Comfort, relaxation and private resort perks? We’ll answer for dad: “Yes, please!” Gift dad a future stay at WaterColor Inn, where he can enjoy the very best of South Walton all in one convenient spot. Whether he wants to lay by one of the pools at WaterColor Beach Club, soak up the sun on the hotel’s private stretch of beach, order room service or do a little bit of at all, he may need more than a one-night stay. And of course, the whole family is invited too! Make it a family affair by taking advantage of WaterColor Inn’s family-friendly room amenities, as well as access to Camp WaterColor – a favorite among kids and parents alike.
To learn more about WaterColor Inn’s amenities to book your family’s next stay, visit the resort online.
Details included in this story were accurate at time of publication but are subject to change based on seasonal schedules, amenity and/or operational updates. For the most current information, please visit the respective property’s website.