The Pearl Hotel

COVID-19 Health & Safety Update

To Our Pearl Hotel Guests:

We’re Looking Forward to Welcoming You Back! Taking care of one another – that has long been The Pearl Hotel way. And like the rest of the country, we are getting used to a new normal of living – and traveling. As we reopen our doors, our promise to you remains the same: a hospitable, comfortable, beautiful and relaxing stay for you and your loved ones. 

We are currently accepting reservations and are extending refundable rates for new bookings within the hotel’s cancellation policy timeframe of two weeks. Given the fluidity of the situation, we will continue to adapt our procedures as needed. Please refer back to this page frequently for the most up-to-date information.

New Normal. Same Hospitality Promise. 
We stand ready to serve you during these unprecedented times in the best way we know how: with the same hospitality excellence you have grown accustomed to. The safety and well-being of our guests and of our team members remains our top priority.

We continue to uphold the highest sanitation and guest-servicing standards for our Forbes four-star property.  In accordance with Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Executive Order signed on May 3, 2021, face masks are now optional for our guest and associates. Additionally, we have adjusted our hotel operations in accordance with guidelines and recommendations from the CDC and State of Florida, including but not limited to:

  • Enhanced property-wide sanitation procedures and frequency

  • Full Housekeeping and Turndown Services are once again offered to all guestrooms during their stay

  • Bell and Valet Service are operating normally from 7 a.m. until 11 p.m., daily

  • The hotel Business Center is open 24/7, daily, with the concierge desk operating from 9 a.m - 5 p.m., daily

  • Distanced seating in pool areas and at hotel restaurants

  • Making mask and gloves available to guests, upon request

  • Continued Covid-19 training for all team members


  • Walton County beaches are fully open. 


The following amenities are currently available to guests at The Pearl Hotel:

  • The Pearl’s Adults Only Pool (for guests ages 18 or older) is open. Loungers are pre-placed in sets of two and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Beverage services are available from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., daily.

  • The Pearl’s Hot Tub (for guests ages 18 or older) is open; however, due to limited space, no more than 6 people will be allowed to occupy it at any one time.

  • Spa Pearl is open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., daily.  For appointments, please call (850) 460-9041.

  • Watersound Beach Club is open daily from 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

    -30°86° & Sunset Bar open daily from 11 a.m. -9 p.m. (food available until 8 p.m.)

    -Beach Break Grill open daily 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. with daily happy hour 4-6 p.m. and live music Wednesday-Saturday from 5-7 p.m.

    -Pool Deck beverage service is currently unavailable.

    -Beach Services/Beach Chairs are available daily from 9 a.m.- Sunset; Beach Bar is open daily from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    -Kid's Room is open daily 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.

    -Mercantile retail is open daily from 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.

    • The below Rosemary Beach® Community pools are open daily from 9 a.m. –5 p.m. (weather permitting) 

      • Origins Golf Club is open for public play, from 7:30 a.m. - Sunset, Monday- Sunday (The course is closed on Wednesdays for course maintenance). Footgolf is available after 1 p.m. Tee times are recommended by calling 850-213-5090.

        • Private golf courses, Camp Creek and Shark’s Tooth, are available to Pearl hotel guests during limited hours; tee times are required in advance and are based on availability by calling 850-231-7601 (Camp Creek) or 850-249-3041 (Shark's Tooth).

          • Complimentary bicycles are available for guest use on a first-come, first-served basis.

            • Complimentary kayak and canoe rentals are available through the WaterColor BoatHouse from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. for one hour.  Reservations required by texting (850) 419-6188. 

            DINING UPDATE

            • In Room Dining is available from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 5 - 8 p.m.  Orders may be placed up until 9:30 p.m. via in-room iPads provided in each guest room.   

            • Havana Beach is seating at full capacity for parties of 6 and under; open daily. Offering a Brunch menu from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. for hotel guests and 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. for general public. Dinner is available from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Bar & Lounge area is open from 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. with limited food service. Dining Reservations are not accepted; seating is based on first come, first served basis.  All guests must be seated by the host stand.

            • Havana Beach Rooftop is open from 1 - 9 p.m., Thursday- Monday (weather permitting).  Food service will end at 7 p.m. Last call for drinks will be at 8:45 p.m. All guests must be seated by the host stand.  This area will maintain physical-distancing guidelines, maximum party size will be limited to 6 people, and seating is based on a first-come, first-served basis.  Bar seating is available for guests; however, standing at the bar is not allowed in order to maintain social distancing. 

            • Poolside Beverage service is available from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., daily.


                For the most updated COVID-19 information, including travel advisories and suggested precautions, please refer to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).


                Forbes Verified Logo

                The Pearl Hotel is proud to have earned the Sharecare VERIFIED™ with Forbes Travel Guide badge by completing – and maintaining – verification on more than 360 global health security standards. The comprehensive assessment covers:

                • Health and hygiene protocols
                • Cleaning products and procedures
                • Masks and PPE
                • Ventilation
                • Management accountability
                • Health safety communication with guests and employees

                Health security verification gives you the peace of mind that our hotel is committed to expert-validated best practices for your safety and comfort.