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Huge Gulf-Front 2BR! Every Amenity + Free Beach Package

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,593 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 28 nights


About the property

2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 8



The Great Room & Master Bedroom overlook the Gulf’s emerald waters in our 1,593-sq-ft luxurious platinum-level condo. The Great Room's leather couch opens to a Queen bed and there's a 47-inch flat-screen TV with Blu-ray CD/DVD player (accepts non-Blue-Ray DVDs, too!).

The Master bedroom has a dramatic four-poster King bed and 32-inch LCD TV and CD/DVD combo. The Master Bath features a huge walk-in closet, soaking tub and separate shower. The guest bedroom easily accommodates a Queen bed and twin-over-full bunk beds! Opposite the Queen is a 32-inch flat-screen LCD TV with CD/DVD player. Each bunk bed has its own TV with built-in DVD player and individual headsets. And we've got a porta-crib tucked away for those with an infant.

The kitchen is fully equipped and there’s a separate laundry room with washer/dryer.

Tidewater has indoor & outdoor pools and is in walking distance to Pier Park.

Dining in? You can make anything from a pancake breakfast to a four-course sit-down dinner. The dining table seats six comfortably and there are four bar chairs at the counter. If dining out is your preference, you’ll find no shortage of outstanding restaurants to suit all tastes. (We even provide a helpful list and sample menus). Additionally, Tidewater's onsite restaurant is open for your convenience!

All our furniture is of the highest quality. All bedding is deluxe to ensure a restful night’s sleep. And our blackout curtains make sure your sleep is uninterrupted; let the glorious sun in when you’re ready for it! Stay connected with free high-speed Internet and feel free to use our phone at no charge for local calls. There’s a separate laundry room with washer and dryer in the unit, as well, so you can pack lightly.

Swim in either of two 4,200-square-foot Lagoon Pools or a magnificent heated indoor pool. Relax in one of the Roman Spa hot tubs or at the poolside Tiki Bars. Work out in a 4,300-square-foot, state-of-the-art fitness center with health bar. And enjoy the most spectacular sunsets you’ve ever seen as you sip a cool beverage on your private beachfront balcony. Or wake up to a splendid sunrise and watch as the dolphins frolic before your eyes.

You don’t have to worry about packing board games because we provide Scrabble, Monopoly and a host of others. Heading out to the beach? We’ve got your beach umbrellas, cooler, beach mats, kickboards and sand toys— everything you need for a day of fun and sun at the most beautiful beach in the country! We also offer a FREE Beach Setup with your reservation, including two lounge chairs and an umbrella/canopy each day of your stay, weather permitting.

Tidewater is PCB's premier luxury condo resorts and boasts a 5,000-square-foot conference center, an on-site movie and media center, game room, covered walkway from parking deck to condo, seven high-speed elevators and 636 feet of beachfront! It’s also just 1/3 of a mile from the fabulous, upscale, million-square-foot Pier Park Shopping Complex offering entertainment, restaurants, shops and a 16-screen movie theater. Tenants include such favorites as Target, Panera Bread, Longhorn Steakhouse, Dillard’s, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Starbucks, Ann Taylor, Chico’s, Jos. A. Bank, The Walking Company, Victoria’s Secret, Bath and Body Works and more.

There’s no end to activities for all ages in Panama City Beach. Shipwreck Island, a water park with something for everyone, is right up the street. Kids love the incredible Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum. And the new WonderWorks, largest interactive game and scientific display facility anywhere, has everyone talking!

More Details

Carol Goldberg
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 10, 2017

About Carol Goldberg

Stan was a dentist for many years and Carol was a magazine editor in New York before both retired to Louisville, Kentucky, to be close to their kids and grandkids. Could there be a better reason? Now Stan does landscape photography and displays his work at juried art shows around the country. When not on 'the circuit,' their most enjoyable experiences are traveling, spending time with the grandkids, or relaxing at their Tidewater condo.

Carol Goldberg purchased this condo in 2007

Why Carol Goldberg chose Panama City Beach

We think Panama City Beach is ideal for families and Tidewater Beach Resort is so well located on the quieter, west side of PCB in walking distance to Pier Park. But whether it's just the two of us, or we're there with the kids, we always enjoy the great restaurants, the amazing sunsets and all the wonderful activities that are so close by. We are never bored in PCB!

What makes this condo unique

At nearly 1,600 sq. ft., our condo is the largest two-bedroom in Tidewater. The feeling is always spacious, cheerful and airy, as opposed to dark and cramped. We offer a rate with no cleaning fee and no resort registration fee on stays of five nights or more. We have worked hard to leave no stone unturned in terms of comfort and convenience, including free beach service (March thru October). Combine that with Tidewater's indoor and outdoor pools, huge, gorgeous beach, movie theater, game room, restaurant— you name it! — and we believe you couldn't have a bad time if you tried!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Carol and Stan,

Im SO sad our vacation has to end. First of all, thank you for being so accommodating with our early check in request. Carol, you are lovely to deal with and we appreciate your attention to detail. We had such a wonderful and relaxing time at your condo. The location and the view are perfect! We traveled with our 9 and a half month old twins and found the condo to be baby friendly. The twins loved pulling up on the ottomans and sitting on the balcony in their super seats. The condo is very nice and well stocked. The umbrellas and beach toys were a nice touch as was the washer and dryer. Tidewater really is a very nice place to stay. We had to call maintenance to change a lightbulb and they were prompt and friendly. We can't wait to return and hope to stay at your place again.
Aug 2013
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Panama City Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 17
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1593 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • The Master Bedroom has a dramatic four-poster King bed and a large armoire containing a 32-inch LCD TV and CD/DVD combo. The over sized Master Bath features a huge walk-in closet, as well as a soaking tub and separate shower. There is access to the patio from both the Master Bedroom and the Great Room. The Guest bedroom is “Master” in size, easily accommodating a Queen bed and twin-over-full bunk beds! In effect, this room can comfortably sleep five! Opposite the Queen bed there’s a 32-inch flat-screen LCD TV with CD/DVD player. Each bunk bed also has its own TV with built-in DVD player and individual headsets. And for those bringing an infant, we now have a port-a-crib tucked away in the condo, so there's no need to bring one.
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Huge Gulf-Front 2BR! Every Amenity + Free Beach Package
average rating of 4.785714 based on 63 reviews

Wonderfull CLEAN!! Great location and view!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is absolutely amazing the pictures really don't do it justice of how amazing it is and very at home feeling and very well kept and clean and it's very spacious and has a great view and location near all family attraction and restaurants! Carol was also wonderfull In any help that I need she was very accommodating!! We will definitely be stay here again!!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful sisters vacation we had in this fabulous unit! It's beautiful and huge! Thank you for allowing us to use your beach home. The view is perfect and we enjoyed sitting on the balcony in the mornings and evenings to see the dolphins passing by. We had no issues with the elevator waiting time....but I am sure going in peak time it could be very busy. Having access to 2 of the chairs on the beach was very nice...even tho we did bring our own beach chairs...we used these too. Note to other renters....the full bed on the bunk is not really acceptable for an adult to sleep shouldn't mind it tho. I slept with one of my sisters in the king bed....which is beautiful and very comfortable so it all worked out just fine. Thanks again for a wonderful experience and being so great to communicate with as we planned our trip!!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Everithing very nicely

  • 5 of 5

Was amazing and wonderful. Recommended for all.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Beautifully decorated, great location

  • 4 of 5

The resort was in a great location near Pier Park and all the restaurants. We had no problems waiting for elevators because we came in the off-season.

The pools were great. The views were amazing! We saw turtles, dolphins, and even a sea lion or small manatee from the balcony! Highly recommended.

Thanks a million for sharing your condo with us for a week! 😊

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just gorgeous

  • 5 of 5

One of my favorite places and will stay again

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful. Very comfortable and room for everyone. The view was amazing! Will stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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A dream vacation spot highlighted by stunning white sand beaches and emerald green waters. Near state and local nature preserves, unspoiled Shell Island, sport fishing, golf, delightful pirate adventures for families, swimming with dolphins, top-rated restaurants, shopping at amazing Pier Park, and abundant nightlife options. International airport a short drive away.

Other Activities: Shopping, boating, basketball, miniature golf


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 13.0%

• FREE BEACH PACKAGE ($30 per day value) includes 2 deluxe lounge chairs with umbrella/canopy each day of your stay.
• NO CLEANING FEE ($125) on stays of 5 nights or more.*
• Rate does not include $25 Tidewater Beach Resort Registration Fee needed to obtain wristbands and parking passes.
• Rate does not include Homeaway/VRBO Service Fee if that option is chosen.

Re: SPRING BREAK: One renter in three must be at least 25 years old (provable). That/those person(s) must be a guest(s) at the condo during the entire rental period.

*Cleaning fee is $125 for a 3 or 4 night stay.

Owner'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.