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19th floor with fantastic beach views BEACH SERVICE INCLUDED

Bedrooms 1
Space 934 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

Tidewater is a first class resort On The Beach...not just a beach view. Tidewater is the only resort that is 31 stories tall on the Florida panhandle, the view from the lounge on the top floor is unforgettable. The amenities are all inclusive (2) 4,000 Sq ft. outdoor pools, indoor heated pool, (2) Hot tubs, steam rooms and (2) 16 person Roman Spas, 2800 sq ft. fitness center, Tiki Bar, on site restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Movie Theater with Free movies. Minimum rental age one person must be 25 or older

Pier Park is just 1/4 mile away from Tidewater, with unique restaurants as Jimmy Buffet's Margarittaville, Guy Harveys, Hofbrau Beer Garden, Five Guys Burgers, The Back Porch Seafood and Oyster House, Longhorn Steaks, Starbucks and the Wild Wing Café to mention just a few. Add to this shopping options such as Target, Dillard’s, JC Penney, Old Navy, Ron Jon Surf Shop, hundreds of specialty stores and the 16 screen Grand Theater.

Tidewater Beach Resort is located on 636 feet of beautiful white sand on one of the most desirable beach in the world.

Free beach service in included with your stay.

Even during the winter months you will enjoy your stay. We have a large fitness facility with two great hot tubs, sauna and steam bath. Also an indoor pool and a movie theater the entire family will enjoy. And don't forget the game room.

Minimum rental age one person must be 25 or older

Association has strict no pets policy.

More Details

Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2007
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 an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Owner/Property Manager

I live in the Florence, AL area. I own a fine dinning restaurant serving steaks and seafood. Been in business since 1983. I own 4 condos in Panama City Beach and Destin, FL. I treat my renters as well as my customers at my restaurant. Love the beach and will retire there one day.

Owner/Property Manager purchased this condo in 2012

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Panama City Beach

Tidewater is one of the best resorts on the panhandle. Not just the location and the amenities but also the way they treat there guest. You will love it.

What makes this condo unique

Great location. Next to Pier Park, Frank Brown park, shopping and grocery stores. Hwy 79 is 1/4 mile west where you can get off Front Beach road and escape the traffic. 12 miles from the new international airport. Beautiful beaches with fantastic views.


Panama City Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 19
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 934 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , bunk beds
  • Additional sleeping areas: bunk area and Queen sleeper
  • Air Hockey
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Must be 25 or older


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

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19th floor with fantastic beach views BEACH SERVICE INCLUDED
average rating of 4.7045455 based on 44 reviews

Loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was super nice and very clean. I was very pleased with the unit. Mr. Vafinis was very nice and checked on us upon arrival to make sure all was okay, and to reassure of the weather since Tropical Storm Nate was arriving at the same time we were!! Thankfully, Nate didn't last long and we had a lovely week!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Ashley. So glad you enjoyed your vacation and that the storm was just a couple days of rain, wind and high surf. Hope you can come back soon. Thanks Frank
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  • 5 of 5

Condo was nice and clean. Had everything we needed. Price was amazing. Owner was very responsive and easy to work with. View was great. Enjoyed the nicer furniture on the balcony. My daughters loved the bunk beds. Would definitly stay here again. Had no issues whatsoever with the elevators as some have written about in other reviews. However the building didn't seem to be very busy as we went in november. Had a great week with family!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great view; spacious condo

  • 4 of 5

Booking process was very simple with owner. Owner has a good system for scheduling and refunded the damage deposit the day after we left, which was the fastest turnaround time I have ever experienced.

Condo was very nice. Had a great view from the balcony of the fire works set off from the Pier at Pier Park during the pirate festival.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kim.
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  • 5 of 5

We arrived at the condo on 8/31/17 and stayed thru 9/4/17.

Condo 1904 was awesome. Clean and had EVERYTHING we needed.

The view was amazing!!!!

The king size bed was very comfy.

The beach was great and the beach chair rentals being included was an extra plus. People (including myself) stand in line at the booth at 8 am-it opens at 8:30, to get chairs. They're first come first serve, so get out there early to have your choice.

There is a gym, 2 pools, sauna, hot tub, vending machines, Starbucks, mini tiki bar, beach toy rentals.

The only bad thing - not complaint- is the elevators took forever and when I opened the door to the stairs the alarm sounded. not a big deal.

Will definitely stay here again. Central location is within walking distance to a lot and Uber drivers were readily available.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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It was beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful!! We truly enjoyed our overdue vacation in a large part due to the condo and amenities!!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michelle. Glad you enjoyed my condo and got to relax on your vacation. That is what is what they are all about. Hope you can come back soon. Thanks again. Frank
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Nice Condo great views

  • 4 of 5

The room was good I will list the pro's and con's and this is just my opinion.

Pro's- The view is great. The space of condo was also great plenty of room for my family of 6. All appliances worked fine. The AC worked great. The location of condo is good you can walk to pier park. The included beach chair service was awesome to have also.

Con's- The elevators are very slow. The master bed was not comfortable to us. Many of the outlets did not work or they were hard to get to and having 4 teenagers trying to charge phones was a challenge. The condo had very minimal supplies like only the one roll of toilet paper in each bathroom. No sponge or cloth for washing dishes or no dish liquid. It had 1 tab to use for the dishwasher and same for washing machine only one pod was given to use. So you will need to bring the basic stuff with you. No extra paper towels either. I'm not really sure what should or shouldn't be supplied. I just know I have been to others where there was a good supply of basic stuff. I know when I'm going to be somewhere for 7 days I'm not wanting to have to pack or buy that stuff also. The sheets were good but very thin blanket for the bunk beds and a very big heavy comforter for the master. Overall not a bad place to stay. Would I stay again? Probably not, but not because of the condo its self but because of the actual resort. The elevators are terrible and the parking setup is crazy. If you don't get parking on the second floor then you have to wait on another elevator just to get to the walkover and when you have a lot of stuff to carry it sucks. I recommend bringing a wagon.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 79
Car: not necessary

Just off Hwy 79 and 12 miles from New international airport


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $85
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 13.0%

I will send a letter with check in/ out instructions after your final payment.
Check in is at 4 pm and out is at 10 am.

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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