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DEAL: Oct 15-19 $450.48/4nts($60off) + FREE Beach Service & Wi Fi

35 Reviews
Bedrooms Studio
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Thomas Drive Condo Rental Photos and Description

New renovated Spotless Gulf front Studio (sleep 1- 4)

**** We own 2 properties at this location with same rate,. Please still inquirer if you dates are book on this calendar ...the other condo may be available***

Stress level at max? Need a break!? Want an affordable getaway? Want the comfort of home without having to pay the excessive price of the new condominiums? Hidden Treasure I at Top of The Gulf answers all of these desires. This charming newly renovated spotless nautical efficiency has everything you and your family need for a wonderful time. Hidden Treasure kitchen was upgraded with granite counter and has a fully equipped kitchen with everything needed to cook delicious meals, two queen size beds lined with soft and luxurious linens...(who want to sleep on a sleeper bed?) , large walk in closet, recently updated bathroom with granite and...the first pot of coffee is on us. We are one of the few offering Wi-Fi IN OUR condo as well as FREE RESERVED beach chairs service in season (Mar 1-Oct 31). The unit is children friendly and has a playpen, beach toys and board games for its little guests to enjoy. Our location is fantastic! Near Spinnaker, Club La Vela, Signal Hill Golf Course, Coconut Creek Putt-Putt Golf, Ripley Believe It or not, Zoo, and many amenities as well as restaurants. What are you waiting for? Discover the Emerald Coast at its best! Hidden Treasure I ..... where memories are created!!!

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 24, 2016
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About Chantale

My name is Chantale, and I was borned & raised in Quebec Canada. I am fluent in French & English. I have being married to a great man for the past 16 years, and the blessed mother of 3 boys. We live in South Ga....only few hours from paradise....Panama City Beach. I manage & rent 3 condos in Panama City Beach, and I work full time as a charge nurse for a dialysis clinic. I also hold a funeral director/embalmer license....I can take care of you dead or alive-LOL. I LOVE LOVE the beach!!! PCB is so much to do, and....amazing restaurants. I have been renting for many years now, and have develop great friendships with my VIP guests (returning guests). Due to the large numbers of returning guests, it is more like having friends staying over than renting to strangers :-). God has being good....:-)

Chantale purchased this condo in 2002

Why Chantale chose Panama City Beach

Top of The Gulf is not one of the big fancy high riser you see on the beach. If you are looking for the Ritz is not the place to rent. Top of The Gulf is rather a small complex (8 floors) that is older but clean, family oriented, friendly and affordable . It is a place where everyone talk with each other. The complex is directly on the beach, and walking distance from many restaurants & activities, can't beat the rates. Top of the Gulf is like a small community. I fell in love with the complex on my first visit, and...still am :-)

What makes this condo unique

Benefits from renting from me versus another owner or rental company?

I offer Early Bird Discount if book early

I offer FREE beach service (reserved chairs in season Mar 1-Oct 31)

I am now offering Wireless IN MY CONDO (only few owners do)

I pride myself in offering clean condo that look just like the pictures provided and have an inspector inspect after EVERY check out and before ANY check it to make sure that we are spotless and everything function properly

I obtain the required parking pass for my guests to ease their stay with me

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hey sweet Lady,I cannot figure out how to respond to your survey, so i will tell you in my own words: The trip was amazing, you own one of the NICEST CLEANEST condos I have ever stayed at in PC BEACH period, and I have stayed at T.O.T.G. at least 25 times in my life. The cleanliness and the STOCKED kitchen were HUGE in my book. The view the TV, the beds, well you get the picture....haahaa......It was a truly amazing vacation and one that I desperately needed. I would reccomend to any of my family or friends to rent from you and stay there. I also appreciate you letting us stay the extra night, we also added a souviner glass filled with beautiful shells I found in the ocean onto the bathroom shelf, feel free to move it....LOL.....anyways, I hope you and your loved ones are having an amazing and blessed holiday me anytime u like and thanks again so much for the use of your wonderful home away from home, always, Jeff Nichols P.S. The journals are a really cool idea:) and we also tried to leave the unit as close to as clean as it was when we arrrived, I am very respectful in that way!
Nov 2009
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DEAL: Oct 15-19 $450.48/4nts($60off) + FREE Beach Service & Wi Fi
average rating of 4.9428573 based on 62 reviews
Birmingham, AL

Hidden Treasures

  • 5 of 5

The Top of the Gulf location is better than fabulous! While it is an older property, it is well maintained and staffed. The pool area and common grounds were immaculate. The condo was darling and had everything you could ever need plus more! Chantale, the owner is delightful to deal with. We will definately be returning soon.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hidden Treasure has been a blesssing to us, and we truly enjoy sharying it with others. Our ultimalte goal is to make Hidden Treasure YOUR vacation home, and we are always please when this become reality. Thanks again for blessing us by your visit!
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  • 5 of 5

What a Beautiful place! Everything is so well put together and spotlessly clean. The unit is comfortable and has everything needed for a wonderful vacation. From the granite counters, to the gorgeous views, this place is top notch. I will continue to recommend Chantale & Hidden Treasures to all my friends and family.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guests, Thanks for the mind words! We are so please that you enjoy our studio as much as we do :-).Thanks for taking great care of our home and welcome to our VIP family. Hope to see you again soon!!
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We had a fabulous stay!! Everything was great 😊

  • 5 of 5

The room was just like the pictures! Everything was clean & everyone was friendly!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Taylor, I am so please that you were satisfied with the condo :-). Thanks for taking such good care of our home. Welcome to our VIP family and hope to see you in your next getaway to PCB :-)
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It was beatiful and very clean.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time the room beautiful and very clean my son loved it.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and was satisfied with the condition of our condo. Cleanliness is our #1 priority and we tried really hard to make that happen. Thanks for taking such great care of our beach paradise. Welcome to our VIP family and hope to see you soon! God Blessed!
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My much needed vacation

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I really enjoyed our 3 night 4 day vacation. The condo was welcoming and since I love lighthouses, the furniture made it more enjoyable. It was close to the elevator so we did not have a long walk and near the patio for outdoor enjoyment. We are looking forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, I always enjoy when I read that my guests enjoy their stay:-). I love my little TOG and try to make it as cozy & comfortable as possible for all my guests. Thanks for taking such great care of Hidden Treasure I! Welcome to our VIP beach family. See you in March! Chantale :-0
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  • 5 of 5

Perfect condo on the beach with easy access to everything! Chantale was wonderful and so easy to work with. Thanks again for sharing your little piece of heaven!!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, I am so please to hear that you enjoyed our little piece of Paradise as much as we do :-). Thanks for taking such great care of our home, and welcome to our VIP family! Hope to see you again soon :-).
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Northwest FL Beach Airport (EP)
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Club La Vela
Nearest Golf
0.2 Miles
The Signal Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Gulf of Mexico
Car: not necessary

Hidden Treasure is located near many amenities such as beautiful beaches, golf course, restaurants, miniature golf, shopping, restaurant, zoo, and much more. We are only a few steps away from the famous Spinnaker Club, Club La Vela and the Convention Center. Like deep see fishing, sailing, boating...?? Hidden Treasure is conveniently located near many of these amenities. Panama City Beach's most famous events include: Gulf Coast Salute Air Show, Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally, Gulf Coast Triathlon, St-Andrews Fall Seafood and Pirate Festival, and Ironman Florida to only name a few. Only 35 miles from Destin famous Outlet malls. Why wait? Come experience what Hidden Treasure has to offer.


Rates & Availability

Thomas Drive Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall II
Oct 17 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 7 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter I
Nov 8 2016 - Dec 14 2016
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Parking/Resort fee $15
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.62%

. $200 damage deposit required (Increase to $500 during Spring Break only)
. 3 nights minimum required on Holiday weekend (Rates increase during Holidays & Special events such as Thunderbeach, Ironman & Concerts)
*** Cleaning increased to $125 during Spring Break
. Add $75 cleaning fee to all rentals ($125 Spring Break) & $25 Admin
. Top of The Gulf $15 ($25 Spring Break) resort/parking fee NOT included in rates
. VIP Program to returning guests.
. Discount for Early Booking

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Thomas Drive Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 493 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Waterfront
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Our bathroom was completely upgraded with granite counter tops. All of our bath linens are luxurious, soft & spotless. No small towels with us! We also added an hair dryer for your convenience.
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 0 - 2 queen , This unit is an efficiency/studio- not a 1 bedroom
  • The efficiency contains 2 new queen size beds furnished with soft & luxurious linens. Nothing but the best!
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • cinemas
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Top of the Gulf has a Gulf side adult pool as well as a kiddies pool. The pool area contain a picnic area with charcoal grills and picnic table for the whole family to enjoy. In season, the pool area has a snack bar where delicious hamburger, hot dogs, ice cream...are available. Top of the Gulf Suites offers **Free** Wi-Fi internet in the guest room located in the lobby.

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