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Al Chamberlain

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

Beautiful Classic ~FL~ Home/Across Street from Dedicated Beach

19 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Panama City Beach House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths (Sleeps 6-10)

No elevators or waiting to get to the beach, no hordes of strangers - just a little bit of paradise. Beautiful peaceful 'Laguna Beach, est. 1936'... directly on Front Beach Road across from the warm Gulf of Mexico and magnificent sunsets! Gorgeous unobstructed view but only a short distance from all the downtown action.

We take great pride in our home. Sit on the patio or deck and read a book. We have rocking chairs inside and out. Watch the sunset from the sun room or the front yard. Swim the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, stroll the pristine white sandy beach, or kick back and relax. Enjoy cooking in the full kitchen or outdoor grill with dining on the outdoor patio and watch while the kids play in the large front yard with plenty of room for badminton. Also enjoy a large screen TV with satellite, including player.

Additional Apartments: Behind the house is are two apartments, a studio downstairs and a one bedroom upstairs. The studio sleeps 2 and the one bedroom sleeps 4.

The one bedroom has a 5' X 8' balcony with a beautiful view of the gulf. Both units are clean, newly remodeled and quiet. The studio is perfect for a couple and a baby or small child. The one bedroom is great for 1-2 couples.

Both have Dish TV, stocked kitchens, full-size ranges (if you really want to cook), and all the amenities of home, plus the gulf.

Book the house and apartments for a very special family reunion - we even held a wedding reception on the front lawn.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Al Chamberlain (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

About Al Chamberlain

We moved to the northern Virginia area in 1985 after spending 4 and 12 (respectively) great years in Seattle. We met in 1981 and both had connections to Panama City Beach, Florida. Al lived in Mobile, Alabama in the ‘60s and traveled to PCB for vacation and his son graduated from Florida State in the nineties, which brought us back; Ginger grew up between Birmingham, Alabama and Seattle, Washington and always traveled to PCB to visit family living in the area. It seemed to be a no brainer to choose this area for our vacation home. We came upon this Beautiful Historic Cottage in 2002 after checking every beach property from Fort Morgan to Apalachicola - some 200 miles. We were truly blessed when we found this beautiful spot on God’s great earth.

Al Chamberlain purchased this house in 2002

Why Al Chamberlain chose Panama City Beach

We love the beauty of this area. The weather is delightful. The people are friendly and welcoming. Just a beautiful place to come. Plus our puppies love it here!

Reviews

4.7
based on 19 traveler reviews

Beautiful Classic ~FL~ Home/Across Street from Dedicated Beach
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
Muskogee, Ok
4

Family vacation 2016

  • 4 of 5

We rented this home for our family vacation. The only issue was the upstairs air conditioner wasn't working when we got there but we got in touch with the owner and a repair person was sent immediately and the air was fixed. The house is in an excellent location and has everything you need for taking a baby along. There is an excellent donut and ice cream place right next door and the beach is not at all crowded. It's also far enough away from Pier Park to avoid the traffic. We had a great time and look forward to coming back soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfection at the beach!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for my family. Plenty of room for everyone! Loved the big fenced front yard. It was perfect for our fur baby. The house had everything you need to stay in and enjoy your family. Beach is right across the low traffic street. There is a wonderful doughnut shop next door and a great little market walking distance away! It was perfect all the way around! Can't wait to go back!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

LOVE!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved the studio apartment! Will definitely be coming back again!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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We absolutely love this house! It is perfect'

  • 4 of 5

This house has the space & amenities our family needs!

We love the location! It's away from all the tourists but locations are easily accessible !

Great house & the owners are absolutely wonderful to work with !

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thanks for the great review. We do everything we can to make our guest's vacation perfect. We appreciate the positive feedback as it lets us know we are doing it right. Come back soon and tell your friends!
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Montgomery Alabama
5

Alabama Family!

  • 5 of 5

We just came home yesterday from this wonderful beach house. It really has everything you need. The views are amazing from the first and second floors. The location couldn't be better with Thomas Doughnuts two doors down and Carousel Grocery Store a block or less the other direction. The owners are fantastic to work with and have thought of everything. It's so nice to have the beach right across the street from you. We spent part of everyday enjoying the crystal clear water and white sand.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Michigan
5

Perfect Place for us.

  • 5 of 5

We rented the month of March and had a terrific time and the weather was great. Loved the view and the sunroom was my favorite. It was located 1 mile from our daughter and her family which made it perfect for us. Hope to come back next year.

Thanks!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Panama City Beach Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Metres
Car: not necessary

Private Homes, Laguna Beach, Panama City Beach Area, Florida North West, Florida, USA (3.5 Miles to Pier Park - 5 Golf Courses Within 10 Miles).

Other Activities: shopping, parasailing, wildlife viewing, basketball, boating, health/beauty spa, mini golf, racquetball

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Rates & Availability

Laguna Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 11 2016 - Aug 12 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 13 2016 - Oct 14 2016
3 night minimum stay
$190
$1,300
$4,800
 
 
Fall
Oct 15 2016 - Dec 2 2016
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,150
$4,000
 
 
Winter
Dec 3 2016 - Mar 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,150
$1,900
 
 
Spring
Mar 4 2017 - Jun 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
$4,800
 
 
Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 12 2017 - Oct 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
$4,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$186
$1,300
$4,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 6.5%

Mar 3 - Jun 17 (Spring) ..... $1300/wek
Jun 18 - Aug 12 (Summer) .. $1750/week
Aug 13 - Oct 12 0(Late Summer) .... $1300/week
Oct 15 0- Dec 2 (Fall) ... $1100/week
Dec 3 - Mar 2 (Winter)....$180/month
Rates inc tax, $100 refundable deposit
Pet Rates $75/week
Cleaning Fee $150
Minimum age 25 unless special arrangements made prior. This is a family/adult home - not a 'party house'

Also have a studio (sleeps 4) and 1 bedroom (sleeps 6) available on same property in back of cottage - total of 20 for a great family reunion or celebration. Ask for details when you call or e-mail.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Panama City Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • We also have an outside shower area for washing off sand from the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • * King Bed: Master Bedroom in front * Queen Bed Front BR * Double Bed Rear BR * Twin/Single Bed: Day bed with trundle bed in area off living room - sleeps 2 * Queen Sofa Bed in front Florida Room
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Large front lawn - perfect for parties, Across street from beach, close to Thomas Donuts and Carousel Grocery. Laguna Beach has a quiet relaxed old Florida feel about it, with dedicated beaches. We have a neighborhood grocery store with a fully stocked wine cellar; wine tastings every Saturday and a wonderful gift store attached. There are several family owned restaurants nearby. Enjoy sunset walks along our beautiful dedicated beach. Panama City Beach hosts numerous festivals and outdoor activities. Shop at the new Pier Park 3.5 mi away and visit Ripley’s Believe it Not.

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