Florida island chosen as site of HGTV's 2024 Dream Home. Grand prize worth $2.2 million

"Coastal comfort chic" were the words used to describe HGTV's 2024 Dream Home.

Located on Anastasia Island, the home is the fifth HGTV Dream Home in Florida.

The home was designed by architect Michael Stauffer and built by local builder Glenn Layton Homes. The home's interior design was by Brian Patrick Flynn.

Where is the 2024 HGTV Dream Home?

The 2024 HGTV Dream Home is on Anastasia Island in Northeast Florida and described as "a grand coastal escape."

What features does the HGTV Dream Home offer?

The three-bedroom, four-bathroom home is about 3,300 square feet with views of the Matanzas River and the St. Augustine Lighthouse.

The home combines classic coastal elegance with modern touches and layers of natural textures drenched in blue and white hues.

Upon entry, guests will see beautiful waterfront views. The front door leads to the great room with an open concept that includes a living room with sleek sofas and a fireplace, a dining room with a beach-inspired distressed table, and a kitchen with bright blue cabinets.

The laundry room and mudroom sit between the kitchen and an attached two-car garage.

The main bedroom has a skylight and offers a private retreat from the rest of the home with a walk-in closet and main bathroom.

The house has two guest suites and a loft with a wet bar and a mini fridge.

The backyard is a getaway with an outdoor kitchen and high-top bar, a pool with an elevated platform and a pergola.

How can you win the 2024 HGTV Dream Home?

The official entry period of the HGTV Dream Home 2024 is 9 a.m. Eastern Time Dec. 22 through 5 p.m. Feb. 15.

Eligible fans can enter daily at HGTV.com and FoodNetwork.com, where they will also find full details and the official rules, as well as additional home features.

Afraid you'll forget to enter? Sign up to receive email reminders to enter the HGTV Dream Home Giveaway twice online per day beginning on Dec. 22.

How much is the HGTV Dream Home grand prize package worth?

The winner of the sweepstakes will receive:

  • Keys to the fully furnished home

  • A new Mercedes-Benz E Class sedan

  • $100,000 cash

Value of the total package is estimated at just over $2.2 million

Will the Dream Home be featured on TV?

See the Dream Home in a one-hour special Monday, Jan. 1 at 6 p.m. Eastern Time on HGTV, HGTV GO and Hogar de HGTV, also available on Max and discovery+ the same day.

Where is Anastasia Island?

Anastasia Island is located along Florida northeast coast east of St. Augustine. The 14-mile barrier island averages 1 mile in width.

Some of St. Augustine’s favorite beaches can be found on the barrier island, as well as resorts, hotels, restaurants and bars, attractions, and the city of St. Augustine Beach, according to Visit St. Augustine.

Anastasia Island is home to the St. Augustine Alligator Farm and the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum.

Prior HGTV dream homes in Florida

2016, Merritt Island: For the home and garden network's 20th anniversary, HGTV chose a waterfront home off Tropical Trail on Merritt Island to be the 2016 HGTV Dream Home. The home was sold not long after David Rennie of Connecticut was selected as the sweepstakes winner.

The HGTV Dream Home in 2008 was in Islamorada in Florida.
The HGTV Dream Home in 2008 was in Islamorada in Florida.

2008, Islamorada: HGTV Dream Home is 2008 was described as a "three-story oasis with its bright blue and yellow exterior blends seamlessly with its surroundings and boasts breathtaking views of the crystal clear waters, white sand and blue skies with expertly placed patios and windows." Video tour of the home.

The 2003 HGTV Dream Home was in Mexico Beach.
The 2003 HGTV Dream Home was in Mexico Beach.

2003, Mexico Beach: The 2,800 square foot home was on a 10,000 acre preserve of coastal forest situated on the East Bay of the Florida Gulf of Mexico. "The sprawling compound displays imaginative architecture that provides a relaxed, comfortable camp feel with contemporary qualities." Video tour of the home.

The HGTV 1999 Dream Home was in Rosemary Beach, Florida
The HGTV 1999 Dream Home was in Rosemary Beach, Florida

1999, Rosemary Beach: Architect Richard Gibbs said of the home, "The architecture here in Rosemary Beach is patterned after the time-tested traditions of St. Augustine, New Orleans and the Dutch and French Caribbean.  Video tour of the home.

Prior locations of HGTV Dream Homes

  • 2023: Morrison, Colorado

  • 2022: Warren, Vermont

  • 2021: Newport, Rhode Island

  • 2020: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

  • 2019: Whitefish, Montana

  • 2018: Gig Harbor, Washington

  • 2017: St. Simons Island, Georgia

  • 2016: Merritt Island, Florida

  • 2015: Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts

  • 2014: Lake Tahoe, California

  • 2013: Charleston, South Carolina

  • 2012: Park City, Utah

  • 2011: Stowe, Vermont

  • 2010: Sandia Park, New Mexico

  • 2009: Sonoma, California

  • 2008: Islamorada, Florida

  • 2007: Winter Park, Colorado

  • 2006: Lake Lure, North Carolina

  • 2005: Tyler, Texas

  • 2004: St. Mary's, Georgia

  • 2003: Mexico Beach, Florida

  • 2002: Sherwood, Maryland

  • 2001: Camden, Maine

  • 2000: Nehalem, Oregon

  • 1999: Rosemary Beach, Florida

  • 1998: Beaufort, South Carolina

  • 1997: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Who were the 2024 HGTV Dream Home sponsors?

Sponsors of the HGTV Dream Home 2024 include:

  • Belgard

  • Cabinets To Go

  • Delta Faucet

  • James Hardie Building Products Inc.

  • LL Flooring

  • Mercedes-Benz USA

  • The Sherwin-Williams Co.

  • SimpliSafe Home Security

  • Sleep Number

  • Trex Company LLC

  • VELUX No Leak Skylights

  • Viva

  • Wayfair

  • KitchenAid

  • Maytag by Whirlpool Corp.

This article originally appeared on Treasure Coast Newspapers: HGTV 2024 Dream Home sweepstakes begins Dec. 22. Anastasia Island, FL