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"Island Time" Gulf Front Townhouse!

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 28 nights

Overview

About the property

Gulf Front Townhome, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

There's nothing so beautiful as the sound of the surf, the view of the turquoise blue green water and pristine white sand beaches. Spend the day just watching the water change colors, watching the surf, the seagulls, the herons and the pelicans splash in the water. Most spring and summer days you'll also see dolphins swimming by. In April, there's the cobia tournament so you see a lot of boats out in the gulf. In late August you may see sea turtles hatching. And in the fall, look for the cownose rays jumping across the water.

Whether you enjoy sitting on the beach or being inside, out of the sun, you can enjoy the beautiful view of the Gulf of Mexico from this spacious gulf front townhouse! Huge great room with relaxing beach decore and a 20'x15' deck/balcony overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and white sandy beach.

Great room features recessed lights, 18' tile floors, Granite counter tops, large couch and double chairs with ottomans. Fully equipped Kitchen with plenty of dishes, blender, toaster, coffee pot, built in microwave.

Cable, HD TV,'s DVD, & Wireless internet.

Floor Plan Description:

2nd floor: The Gulf view great room, large 20x15 balcony overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Guest bedroom with one queen bed and one twin bed and bath. Washer/dryer Closet

3rd Floor: Gulf front Master Bedroom with King bed, TV and private master bath with tiled shower. Private balcony overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Also an additional guest bedroom with two queen beds, TV, and private bath.

Ground floor is 10’ x 30’parking, room for 3 cars back to back, the foyer, and a separate studio apartment that is rented separately. The garage is used to store your beach toys and/or bikes.

Although the unit is pet friendly, dogs are not allowed on the beach along the Gulf of Mexico. There is a dog park on the Gulf of Mexico about 10 miles down the beach and you can walk them along the multi-use path or along Santa Rosa Sound .

Navarre beach activities include:

Miles of unspoiled white sandy beaches along the Gulf of Mexico and the intercoastal waterway for shelling, swimming, kayaking, sailing, fishing, waterskiing, parasailing, jet skiing, snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, and wildlife viewing.

Multi-use path runs the length of the Island for biking, walking, or jogging. You can rent bikes, kayaks, and surf boards by the week or day at very reasonable rates.

Navarre Beach Marine Sanctuary artificial reefs have been placed in Santa Rosa Sound and one to be built in the Gulf of Mexico for Snorkeling.

The longest fishing pier on the Gulf of Mexico is less than 2 miles east of 'Island Time'. It's great for fishing or watching people pull in some big ones. They also have a Bar & Grill with live music.

Love the sunsets at Juana's Pogoda's. It's also entertaining in the summer to watch the volleyball tournaments there and usually they have live bands on the weekends.

Free concerts are held in the park at the foot of the Navarre Beach Bridge on Thursday nights 6 PM- 8PM in the summer, and Pensacola Beach hosts free concerts on the gulf on Tuesday nights. It's a beautiful 20 minute drive through the National Seashore to shop, eat, and see other places on Pensacola Beach as well.

Another must see while you're here is the Naval Museum in Pensacola, Home of the Blue Angels.

Average Temperatures: High and Low

Jan 61°-42°, Feb 63°-44°, Mar 68°-50°, Apr 76°-58°, May 83°-65°,

Jun 89°-74°, July 89°-74°, Aug 90°-74°, Sep 87°-70°, Oct 80°-59°,

Nov 69°-48°, Dec 62°-44°

Gulf of Mexico Average Water Temperature

Jan 56°, Feb 58°, Mar 63°, Apr 71°, May 78°, Jun 84°, July 85°,

Aug 85°, Sep 82°, Oct 74°, Nov 65°, Dec 58°

I only take weekly reservations for the summer months Saturday – Saturday, but if it’s not reserved 30 days ahead of time, I’ll rent it for less than a week.

Keywords: Townhouse

More Details

Owner
Terri
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2018

About Terri

The first time I saw the beaches on the Gulf of Mexico was in 1981. It was truly the most beautiful scenery I'd had ever seen. It had been my dream to have a place of my own on the Gulf. Now, I have two. I've lived on Navarre Beach since 1991. I bought 'Island Time' in 2000. I had 4 wonderful and amazing years living there and saw dolphins jump up out of the water, watched sea turtle nests hatch and assisted them to the gulf, picked up star fish one morning, and the birds... pelicans, seagulls, herons, sandpipers are abundant & beautiful. In 2007, I decided to offer it as a vacation rental. I enjoy meeting people from different places and hope they enjoy life on the Gulf of Mexico from ' Island Time' as much as I have.

Terri purchased this townhome in 2000

What makes this townhome unique

'Island Time' is a two mile walk or bike ride to the Longest Fishing Pier on the Gulf, the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center or Juana's Pagoda & Sailor's Grill. If you have bikes, you can bring them & keep them in the garage.

Amenities

Navarre Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • I will email you a rental agreement for you to complete and send back to me. Thanks
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Things to do: Meet Gigi, our logger head sea turtle at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. The multi-use path on Navarre Beach is one my favorite amenity to walk, run or ride bikes and the scenery is awesome. Fish or just walk out on the Longest Fishing Pier on the Gulf of Mexico on Navarre Beach to see what everyone's catching. They also have a Bar & Grill there with live music. The sunsets at Juana's Pogoda's. It's also entertaining in the summer to watch the volleyball tournaments there and usually they have live bands on the weekends. The Navarre Chamber hosts free concerts at the foot of the bridge on Thursday nights in the summer, & Pensacola Beach hosts free concerts on the Gulf on Tuesday nights. It's a beautiful 20 minute drive through the National Seashore to shop, eat, and see other places on Pensacola Beach. Visit the Naval Museum in Pensacola, Home of the Blue Angels.

Reviews

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"Island Time" Gulf Front Townhouse!
average rating of 4.714286 based on 49 reviews
New Orleans, LA
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

It was wonderful to be at the beach . We experienced stormy weather which was great and then calmer weather - lots of dolphin, pelicans, sandpipers, herons once the gulf calmed down.

The condo has pretty much everything needed for a short stay and is well maintained.

Terri was totally responsive before and during our stay.

Am sure I'll be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review!
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Apple Valley, MN
5

Island Time Gulf Front Townhouse

  • 5 of 5

We all enjoyed our stay at the townhouse. It was very clean, had everything we needed in the kitchen and plenty of room. We would stay there again if possible.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shelby Twp. Michigan
5

Had a wonderful time condo was fantastic perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

Was a perfect vacation could of not asked for a more perfect place to stay Condo was very comfortable. Will highly recommend to friends and family. Thanks again Terri.

The Powerski Family.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Hope to have you back again soon!
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5

Beautiful beach and water!

  • 5 of 5

I spent a wonderful week at this townhouse with 5 of my good friends. Although it was still a little cold to spend tons of time in the water, the walks along the beach, seeing marine life, the untouched beauty of the whole area was outstanding. The townhouse was very nice and comfortable. All in all, a great time!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marion, IN USA
5

Spring Break 2018

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely amazing!! The views of the ocean were amazing. We went to the pier on our last day and we saw dolphins and we were lucky enough to see a sea turtle. Navarre is definitely a beautiful private little get away. We will definitely be coming back again.

The Island Time house was perfect for our family. We had everything we needed and more. Terri was very quick to respond to all emails and very helpful in all aspects. We thank you very much.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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4

Great week!

  • 4 of 5

Loved the house just wish we had been aware of the open steps. We have very small dogs and they could fall through. Something to be aware of if you have pets or small children. Loved the location. Close to shopping and restaurants without being in the busy part of town. Beach was beautiful. Neighbors got a little out of control but that couldn't be helped. House had everything you could want. Beds were so comfortable. Overall a great place will definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Things to do during your visit:

Visit the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservatory.

Walk, run, or bike the multi-use path that runs the length of the island. Beach bike rentals available.

Fish on the on the Longest Fishing Pier on the Gulf of Mexico or walk out to see what the fishermen are catching. All fishing equipment is available to rent.

Enjoy the view from the outside bar & grill at the Fishing Pier.

Watch the sunset at Juana's Pogada. It's an awesome site.

Rent a kayak for the day and kayak along the Gulf of Mexico. Kayak or snorkel to the Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico. Located 300 ft east of the Most eastern pavilion, in 9ft-12ft deep water.

Rent Jet Skis, Sail Boats, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Surf Boards & Boogie Boards. Lessons available.

Drive into the National Sea Shore. The pristine beaches are spectacular.

Go to the Blue Angel Naval Museum in Pensacola.

Visit The Zoo in Gulf Breeze. There's a Free Flight Aviary, in which budgies (parakeets) perch on visitors' hands, hats, heads and shoes as they nibble treat sticks.The zoo's meandering and well-groomed path leads roaming visitors to primates, large cats, bears, birds, a petting area, a giraffe feeding station, and indoor reptile and bat exhibits. A mini-train runs every hour on the half hour ($3), allowing up close views of larger animals, such as hippopotamuses, gorillas and chimpanzees.

Go to the Gulfarium in Fort Walton Beach.

Visit Club Pagodas, Juana's New Dance Club, Sports Bar and Event Hall.

Go Deep Sea Fishing. Charter boats available on Pensacola Beach.

Dive the USS Oriskany, the World's Largest Artificial Reef! Located off Pensacola Beach.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Reservation fee $70 + Tax
Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Cleaning fee $125 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59

You may request the total rental fee to be divided into 3 payments with the final payment due 30 days prior to check in.

Pet Fee is $75 per pet. Prior to requesting a reservation, email me with number of pets & the pet's breed.

Monthly rates are available Nov 1-Mar 1 only. Weekly rates begin Mar 1.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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