An oasis of luxury with a distinct Mediterranean feel, Alys Beach is the crown jewel of Florida’s Emerald Coast. It is a beach community founded in New Urbanism and built to exacting standards for the utmost in luxury living. It is a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Alys Beach is a reminder that what once was can indeed still be. It is a life of balance, a life of beauty, a life of simplicity, a life of grace. Alys Beach is a life defined.
Located along Florida’s Gulf Coast, Alys Beach boasts one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. With a carpet of sugar-fine sand descending into crystal-clear waters, this stretch of Gulf Coast is unmatched in beauty. Zoning laws preserve the pristine beach and keep it clear of the billboards and storefronts that litter ordinary beach towns. The Emerald Coast is so clean and well preserved that it has been certified as a Blue Wave Beach by the country’s only environmental-certification program for beaches.
Set against this immaculate natural backdrop, Alys Beach is a distinctive beach town designed and founded upon the principles of New Urbanism, a movement that emphasizes community and whose hallmark is the placement of amenities in and around homes to promote walking, talking, and a sense of connectedness. Every one of Alys Beach’s amenities, from the idyllic Caliza pool to the neighborhood coffee shop, is located within walking distance of every front door.
The vacation homes themselves are the epitome of luxury living. Designed and constructed for the most discerning property owners, these luxury beach homes offer gourmet kitchens with commercial-grade appliances, cozy fireplaces, and central courtyards with generous dipping pools.
Their beauty is more than skin deep: these vacation homes are built to withstand the test of time and the forces of Mother Nature. Using quality construction techniques, Alys Beach homes have earned the designation of Fortified...for safer living® homes and qualify for a special insurance program. In addition to their durability, Alys Beach homes are built sustainably and are considered to be green homes designed to have less environmental impact than conventionally built homes. One feature of their sustainable design is passive heating and cooling, which reduces energy costs. In fact, the entire Alys Beach community is a model of sustainability and commitment to environmental responsibility. Even the process of building has been greened by reusing or recycling up to 75% of construction waste.
Alys Beach has been thoughtfully and deliberately planned for lasting appeal. It is not a trendy or transitory community. Using only premium construction materials and taking care to make every square inch of the town a luxurious brushstroke in a grand masterpiece, the town’s founders have created a place to spend a lifetime. If you desire an unparalleled beach residence or vacation destination, we invite you to consider Alys Beach. Alys Beach is a special place. Affectionately named for the matriarch of the town's founders, Alys Beach is a reminder that what once was can indeed still be. A life of balance, a life of beauty, a life of simplicity, a life of grace. A life defined.