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Splash * Luxury condo WATERPARK on directly on beach * AC WIFI GRILL CABLE TV

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,074 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, Queen Sleeper/Sofa, Twin Bunk Beds w/ Trundle Bed (Sleeps 7)

This January we completed extensive, top-to-bottom cleaning, maintenance and several significant updates that we do annually – including the upgrading of the internet service within in our condo to a faster and more secure setup, all new balcony furniture, and new comforters/pillows for all of the beds.

Last March, we did an extensive and complete update of our condo from ceiling to floor - including new tiles, a new refrigerator, a new Samsung washer and dryer, and a new coffee maker - so our place is better than new, and to the condition we expect in our own home. This is our own “second home” condo, so it’s furnished with the high-end furnishings and amenities that we have in our own home – from bedding and linen, to kitchen and living furnishings to laundry (full size, large capacity front loading washer and dryer). Our condo is not “rental” furnished quality, and we limit its use and the number of people that it will accommodate to a total of seven – inclusive of children. We are booked every year the entire summer. Our rates aren’t the cheapest, nor the most expensive, but offer the best value for the money and we have many families that have stayed with us for seven or more consecutive years.

There is no other place like SPLASH in the Panhandle - with over 400 feet of sugar white sand beaches and tons of amenities. There is no need to leave the resort – everything is right here, or within a couple of miles. SPLASH offers five (5) different water areas, including a Kids' “Waterpark Pool” featuring a giant Tipping Bucket and Waterslides with Interactive Water Toys (water cannons and jets) and climbing nets, a “Lazy River Pool” with a 'Dive-In Movie Theater” where families can watch first-run movies while in or around the pool every evening during the season, a “Toddler Lilly Pad Splash Pool” with rubberized bottom, play animals and water jets; and two “Adult pools”, one adjoining the popular “Hot Tub”! Kids can also enjoy an “Arcade” featuring a mini bowling alley, air hockey, and video games – all right on the premises! The Kids will never want to go home!

And there's fun for the Parents as well, including a state of the art 1,500 square foot Fitness Facility overlooking the Gulf, and a Poolside Bar and Grill (“Riptide”) which serves drinks (both adult and children), snacks and lunch-type food. Two barbecue grill areas with a total of four (4) gas grills are also available to bring dinner back to the condo or eat poolside! There is even an on-site concession for chair and umbrella rentals, jet ski and banana boat rentals, and parasailing. The condo is adjoined to a covered, secure parking garage to park your car, that is attached to via an enclose, air-conditioned walkover to the condo towers, and an on-site Alvin’s Island and a Grocery, Ice Cream and Convenience Shop for any last-minute needs. We are just minutes from the new Pier Park Shopping and Entertainment Complex with tons of restaurants including Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville, Back Porch Seafood, Panera’s, and Red Brick Pizza – to name a few. While at Pier Park, enjoy a movie at 16 Grand Theatre which has stadium seating and then indulge in shopping at Dillard’s, Target, JC Penny, Ron Jon Surf shop or any of the other retail and specialty shops. We’re just three blocks from Back Beach Rd (Highway 79) offering quick access to the east end of Panama City Beach, and 20 minutes to Sandestin or 30 minutes to Destin to the west.

SPLASH was rated as one of the “Top Fifteen New Beach Resorts” by Florida Travel & Leisure Magazine!

Experience the relaxing sound of the Gulf of Mexico, the tropical breezes, and spectacular sunsets from the balcony of this beautiful, Brand New, luxury condominium, where the Living Area And Master Bedroom overlook sugar white sand beaches and the beautiful emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Unwind to the sound of the surf, and the smell of the sea - but if you must - stay connected with hi-speed wireless internet service. Unlike many of the units at Splash equipped strictly as rentals – we have furnished our two (2) bedroom and (2) bathroom condo in the manner in which we would enjoy a luxury getaway. And as such, it features high-end furnishings throughout – not the rental packages found in most units at Splash - allowing comfortable accommodations for seven (7) people in the beds provided. Located in the West tower - away from elevator and pedestrian traffic. We're high enough to avoid noise from the pools below, but low enough to clearly see dolphins and sea rays in the Gulf.

BEST LOCATION on Panama City Beach: BEST LOCATION - minutes from Hwy 79, Frank Brown Park & Sports Complex (2.5 miles), the new airport (ECP - North West Florida Beaches International Airport - 11.5 miles) and the new PIER PARK (2.1 miles - 1.2 million sq ft retail and entertainment complex featuring shopping, dining & 16 movie theaters). Located directly on the Beach on the west end of Panama City Beach - away from all of the people, crowds and skyline of condos - yet close to shopping, entertainment and restaurants. Just minutes from the brand new Pier Park entertainment, restaurant and shopping complex, and less than 25 minutes from the Destin Outlets. Overlooking one of Florida's 'Top 10 Beaches' (according to The Travel Channel), there is no other place like Splash. 'Florida Travel & Lifestyles' ranks SPLASH in the 'top 15 new beach resorts' & 'top 15 luxury family vacation spots' & featured in several magazines including 'Southern Living'.

Please come and share with us in a bit of relaxation, family fun and luxury.

Upscale and Fully Equipped: The entertainment units in both the Great Room and Master Bedroom are top-line Broyhill. The contrasting chair in the Great Room is Heritage House. The coffee table features a rattan design with glass top and four (4) chair-height, pull-out stools that store under the glass top - and can also be used for extra seating at the Kitchen table - where eight(8)can sit comfortably. Features include original and limited edition, numbered artwork on the walls, and top-line decorator fans on the ceilings.

The Balcony stretches outside the length of the condo with sliding door access from both the Great Room and Master Bedroom, and features brand new balcony furniture - consisting of (2) patio tables (each table with seating for four) and eight (8) patio chairs. The view is incredible – and is matched by all of the amenities offered at Splash.

Front door lock features a push-button combination lock where you can program your own unique 'access' code for your exclusive use during your stay - eliminating the need for a physical key.

Extensive Gourmet Kitchen & Full-size Laundry: Our kitchen table is very roomy, with solid wood construction and a glass top over the wood top for easy clean-up. The table is supplied with six (6) matching chairs – although it can easily seat eight (8). The Kitchen features Granite counters with cherry-finished cabinets and is equipped with beautiful place settings for ten (10), complete top line utensils, coffee maker, electric appliances, cookware, bakeware and storage ware.

In addition to a kitchen equipped with all that you would expect in your own home, we also have many “extras” - including cappuccino maker, electric juicer, electric tea kettle, Panini maker/Grill, and more.

The Laundry features brand new, SAMSUNG full size, XL capacity, High-efficiency, front-load Washer and Dryer, as opposed to the compact, all-in-one stacked washer/dryer combination units found in most units at Splash.

More Details

Property Manager
John Musci
Member since: 2007
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:
April 19, 2018

About John Musci

My wife grew up in Sydney, Australia, and I in Ohio - where we now live. We met in Hawaii, and have literally traveled the world and visited some of the finest waters and most beautiful beaches - from Australia, Asia, Europe, Mexico and the Middle East. We've been to beaches in Italy, Greece, the Maldives, and much of the Caribbean - as well as domestic beaches along the Atlantic and Pacific, and throughout the Gulf of Mexico. In all of our travels, we still think Panama City Beach is one of the most beautiful, easy to get to and affordable beaches anywhere. We wanted an affordable place that we could take our kids - where they could experience the beauty and activities we sought in all of our travels. You can imagine our joy when we first learned of SPLASH - a luxury development built by one of the premier builders and developers on the Gulf Coast. And so it went that we purchased our first and only family holiday condo in 2007. Living a thousand miles away in Ohio, we can’t get to Splash as often as we would like – hence our decision to share our bit of paradise with others.

John Musci purchased this condo in 2007

Why John Musci chose West Panama City Beach

Unlike many of the units at Splash equipped strictly as rentals – we personally own and use our condo, and to this end, we we have furnished our two (2) bedroom and (2) bathroom condo in the manner in which we would enjoy a luxury getaway. Our condo is set up so that it has all of the amenities that we have in our own home, and that you would expect to find in the best equipped, luxury home anywhere. And as such, our condo features high-end furnishings throughout – not the rental packages found in most units at Splash - allowing comfortable accommodations for seven (7) people in the beds provided.

Guests who have stayed with us in our condo confirm our belief - as witnessed by their comments in our on-line guest book. We encourage you to read these comments, and then - experience it for yourself ! !

What makes this condo unique

Our unit is not your typical rental condo, but rather our own vacation holiday home. It is furnished with beautiful, up-scale furnishings and decorated in a style our own family enjoys when we use our own condo. You won’t find anything “missing” from the conveniences and luxuries found in your own home – from the linens, to the dishes, cooking and bake ware, wine glasses and entertainment systems. And you won’t have to wait in the long check-in lines – you just go straight to our condo. We use a programmable front door lock that allows you to program your own 6-digit “key” – so no worries about losing card keys or having them become “de-magnetized” and no longer work, or not having enough key cards for everyone.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Great place for kids



We took the grandkids and had a blast. The view is amazing - we lived out on the balcony when we weren't down playing. It was very relaxing and family oriented - which is was we wanted. Will definitely stay again in the future.



• By boo1260 from Trussville, AL on 6/29/2009 for a stay in 3/1/2009
Sep 2009
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Amenities

West Panama City Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 14
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1074 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Both bathrooms include granite counters, combination bathtub/showers (oversized marble garden tub in the Master Bath) featuring special 'hotel' curved shower rods - providing tons of extra room in the tub/showers. Color-coordinated towels, art work and other decorative accessories provide the finishing touches!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , twin bunk with twin trundle
  • The sofa queen pull-out is made by Henredon. The entertainment units in both the Great Room and Master Bedroom are top-line Broyhill. The Master Bedroom features the 'Vero' bedroom collection from Braxton-Culler (with TV/DVD/VCR in the armoire) – giving it a very tropical mood – especially with the nine (9)foot high, ceiling-to-floor, wall-length sliding glass door, open to the smell, view and the sound of the Gulf of Mexico. The Second Bedroom features a twin bunk-bead set with a pull-out twin trundle, bookcases, dresser and desk (with Flat Screen TV/DVD/VCR) - made by Stanley (in the USA) - all with solid wood construction. Deluxe two-inch wood blinds with lockout feature for light and privacy are on the window. Kid Friendly: Second bedroom features Bunk beds with pull-out twin trundle bed (Total of 3 TWIN beds and matresses) , desk, dresser, flat-screen HDTV TV with DVD player.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Washer/Dryer: In-unit, Front Load, Full size (this is NOT a 'stacked combo' unit), Linens Provided: Complete set of 300-thread count, all cotton, bed linens, deluxe pillows, eight (8) deluxe bath towels and more,Covered Parking: Conveniently located across the street - for easy access - and connected via an air-conditioned walkway Elevator: Two (2) high-speed elevators serving each tower, plus access between floors via enclosed stair-wells at each end of each building, Cable/Satellite TV: all three TV's feature standard cable with HBO, DVD and VCR players, Shared Hot Tub: located in the West Pool complex - heated year-round to 105 degrees, Shared Pool: 5 Pools - including 2 free form pools with heated Jacuzzi for adults, 2 children's play pools with lazy river ,water slides, water cannons, geyser jets and other interactive water toys and 1 tots' splash pad. 'Dive-In' movie theater - in season - showing first-run movies. East Tower pool heated to 85 degrees Thanksgiving to March.

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average rating of 4.8965516 based on 124 reviews
5

Waking up to the Gulf every morning was amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

The views are unbeatable, the condo was perfect with very comfortable beds. The pools were great for the kids and the beach was hours of fun. 6 min drive to the Pier parkshopping and restaurants. We watched stingray’s from the condo, found shells on the beach and relaxed. Best vacation ever!!

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent - highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

The unit is very well appointed and comfortable; the views are incredible. The Splash resort itself is clean and well attended. The unit owner is very easy to work with and responsive to questions prior to booking. He obviously takes great care to ensure a wonderful experience at his property. Book with confidence!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

Great stay. Excellent location, very nice rental unit.

  • 5 of 5

Family had a great time the week we stayed this fall. Resort and beach as well as the location was excellent. Would highly recommend and stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful time. Hope to go back again.

  • 5 of 5

Great time!!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Nice condo with a great view..have patience with everything else

  • 3 of 5

-Condo was clean

-View was great

-Have patience...

--Elevators were awful

--Took up to 45 minutes plus to make it to the room (14th floor) multiple times

--Check in time don't bother..couldnt handle the volume

--We had some pretty good storms and the rush for everyone to leave the beach and head up the one beach access that services both towers takes time

-We had a small maintenance issue that was resolved quickly

--The number we were given didn't work, but sent an email that was handled efficiently.

-Kids (2&5) had a great time with the water park

-Having to wear a paper wrist band everyday around the property is for the birds.

-Kids enjoyed looking for shells and building in the white snow.

-Beach was clean

-Some pretty good places to eat.

-Enjoyed the pier park

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Great family fun!

  • 4 of 5

This property is great for families with younger children. Lots to keep them happy. The beach is absolutely beautiful here! The condo is nicely decorated and has everything needed to be a home away from home.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Riptide Bar and Grill at Splash Resorts
Bar & Grill
Mike's Cafe and Oyster Bar
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Salty Sue's
American Restaurant
Thomas Donut & Snack Shop
Donut Shop
Coconuts Restaurant
American Restaurant
The Boar's Head Restaurant & Tavern
Seafood Restaurant
Back Beach Barbecue
Barbecue Restaurant
Pho Pier 77
Vietnamese Restaurant
Hungry Howie's Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Eat My Pasty
British Restaurant
"Smok""n""Butts"
Sandbar Seafood & BBQ Joint
Seafood Restaurant
Buddy's Seafood Market
Seafood Market
Muy Wayne O's
Tex-Mex Restaurant
Laguna Beach Coffee & Cream
Cafe
Oishi Thai Restaurant and Sushi Bar
Thai Restaurant
Marco's Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Conservation Park
Dusty's Oyster Bar
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Frank Brown Park
Margaritaville Restaurant Panama City Beach
American Restaurant
The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House
Seafood Restaurant
Russell-Fields Pier
Dick's Last Resort - Panama City Beach
American Restaurant
Smoothie King
Juice Shop
Kilwins Panama City Beach
Ice Cream Shop
Pompano Joe's Seafood House
Seafood Restaurant
RedBrick Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Nathan's Famous
Fast Food Restaurant
Dickey's Barbecue Pit
Barbecue Restaurant
New York Pizza & Grill
Pizza Restaurant
Auntie Anne's Pretzels
Hana Japan
Japanese Restaurant
Kona Ice
Pier Park
Pier Park
Wayback Burgers
Fast Food Restaurant
Boomerang Pizza Kitchen
Pizza Restaurant
Chicken Salad Chick
Southern Restaurant (US)
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
Hamburger Restaurant
Calypso
Cafe
Texas Roadhouse
Steak House
Shoney's Panama City Beach
Family Restaurant
Chili's Grill & Bar
Osaka Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi
Teppanyaki Restaurant
Zoës Kitchen
Mediterranean Restaurant
Shuckums Oyster Pub & Seafood Grill
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Diego's Burrito Factory & Margarita Bar
Mexican Restaurant
Gulf World
All American Diner
American Restaurant
Nearest Airport
11.5 Miles
ECP - North West Florida Beaches International
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
98 & Hwy 79
Car: not necessary

Splash, Gulf Resort Beach, Panama City Beach Area, Florida North West, Florida, USA (On the Beach near Pier Park, Hwy 79, Frank Brown Park and the new airport (ECP - North West Florida Beaches International Airport - 11.5 miles)

Located close to Pier Park Mall (2.3 miles), Hwy 79 & Frank Brown Sports Complex & Park and the new airport (ECP - North West Florida Beaches International Airport - 11.5 miles)

Other Activities: kayaking, boating, parasailing, wildlife viewing, health/beauty spa

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 13.12%

We do not rent to anyone under the age of 25 years old -and who must occupy the condo at all times; nor do we rent to unrelated groups of adults. There is NO SMOKING in our condo, and Splash is a "no pets" resort. Guests will incur an additional $20 registration fee (per condo) upon check-in, assessed by the Homeowner's Association for all condo rentals. Guest must pay $85 cleaning fee directly to the Housekeeping Service upon check-out so that you don't incur HomeAway fees or taxes on this portion.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.