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Victoria Bauer

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

Gorgeous 23rd Floor Penthouse, Beach Service Included, Directly on the Beach!

28 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Panama City Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Directly on the Beach with unobstructed views of the Emerald Gulf Coast!!

Conveniently located just minutes from Pier Park.

Imagine yourself surrounded by emerald green and sapphire blue waters and having sugary white sand scrunch between your toes. No, this is not the French Riviera or the Caribbean, it is Panama City Beach, one of Florida's best hidden vacation destinations. Panama City Beach is one of the world's most beautiful beaches, with over twenty-seven miles of breathtaking, unrivaled beauty along the Gulf of Mexico.

Directly on the beach, with assigned, covered parking located directly in the building close to the elevator. No more walks late at night or in the rain to cross the road in order to get home with those groceries.

Conveniently located just minutes Pier Park, a 900,000 square foot open air complex that is the largest shopping and entertainment venue in Northwest Florida. Pier Park brings a whole new level of shopping and entertainment to Panama City Beach including many favorite restaurants and national chain stores. Pier Park has beautifully landscaped walking paths, a park for summer concerts and annual festivals along with The Grand Theatre containing 16 movie theatres with stadium-style seating. On May 23rd, the Bay County International Airport was opened providing even greater travel convenience and discounted airlines like Southwest Airlines. Just up the road is Frank Brown Park, a 200 acre recreational center which has several softball and baseball fields used for tournaments, playgrounds, picnic areas, fishing sites and an aquatic center.

The owner has added his personal touch by furnishing the Penthouse with his own artwork. He wanted to make the condo feel like home away from home. He is 3D Dave because his 'shop art' is in 3D. The artist gets his inspiration from vacationing on the beach, or sitting by his fish pond and/or relaxing in his hammock. Both bedrooms are furnished with king size beds, each with own bathroom, making it ideal for two couples to go on vacation and split the cost. And when you have children, there is a queen sleeper sofa. The kitchen is fully stocked, including a crock pot so dinner is ready when you come home!

Complimentary beach service, two beach lounge chairs and an umbrella are available during beach season (March 1 through Oct 31). These chairs have nice cushions ensuring your day on the beach is extra comfy and relaxing. Guests are also provided with an assigned parking space close to the elevator.

Our condo operates with a keyless entry system. No more keys to hide, carry, lose or forget. Nothing is worse than coming in from the beach and not being able to get into your condo because the sun has deactivated your key or you simply misplaced it.

We have great Snowbird Specials. We would love to share our vacation home, our little piece of paradise with you. Please call or email today for additional information.

Complex Amenities Include:

* Indoor/Outdoor Gulf Front Pool

* Large Outdoor Hot tub you can watch sunsets from

* Sauna

* Private Beach Area

* Fitness Room

* Valuable, Assigned, Beach-Side Parking

* Covered Parking Located Beneath The Building

Glamorous Unit Amenities Include:

* Granite Counter Tops In Kitchen

* Cultured Marble Vanity Tops and Tub Surrounds

* Custom Cabinetry

* 9 Foot Ceilings

* Crown Molding In Living Room

* Whirlpool Appliances - Range, Microwave Oven, Dishwasher

Refrigerator/Freezer with Ice maker, Washer/Dryer, and Garbage Disposal

* Tile In Kitchen, Baths, Living Room and Entry

* Sumptuous Carpet

* Full-Sized Hot Water Heaters (70 Gallons)

* Full-View Windows Enhance The Magnificent Views

* 10-foot x 28-foot (280 sq. ft.) Over-sized Gulf Front Balcony

Keywords: Penthouse, Beach Service, Panama City Beach, Brand New, Emerald Coast

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Victoria Bauer (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

About Victoria Bauer

We are the owners of this gorgeous Penthouse located in Panama City Beach. Dave and I (Mary) have always loved vacationing in Florida and have found the N.W. Coast of Florida to have the most beautiful beaches in the world. The sand is so white. Listening to the sound of the waves is music to our ears! Dave is retired and has taken up artwork. From years of doing handyman work, he knew he could use materials to create shop art. And that’s what he did! You’ll see his creative pieces throughout the condo. He is 3d Dave because his “shop art” is in 3D. All of the pieces are for sale, or you can commission him to create a piece just for you. He gets his inspiration vacationing and relaxing in his hammock! You can also check out his artwork on facebook - search for Dave Bogle. I enjoy cooking, baking, cross stitch and gardening. Summertime is spent playing in the dirt, harvesting and canning. Friends and family love receiving our labor of love gifts. Thank you for choosing Tropic Winds #2306 as your vacation home. Please come visit again.

Victoria Bauer purchased this condo in 2010

Guestbook comments from the manager

Had an excellent time. We have been here many times and this condo is the best we have ever stayed in. Went to Shell Island for the first time and found several treasures. Can't wait to come back next summer.
Aug 2013
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Reviews

4.9
based on 28 traveler reviews

Gorgeous 23rd Floor Penthouse, Beach Service Included, Directly on the Beach!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 30 reviews
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Great Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the Tropic Winds was outstanding. We had stayed at other properties closer to town and our stay at Tropic Winds beat them all! Our rental was on the 23rd floor, wonderful view of the beach and gulf, the condo was very clean, comfortable and well kept. Our arm bands and parking pass was in the unit waiting for us upon our arrival. We didn't have any problems with people taking our assigned parking spot like they do at the larger properties!

It is on the west end of Panama City Beach which is getting away from the crazy, overpopulated properties. There is room on the beach to move around and find your spot. We tried the beach service on day 1 (umbrella and chairs) and they were very nice but we took our own pop-up tent and beach chairs which suited our needs better for the rest of our vacation.

Overall, we were highly impressed with the property in general and our unit in particular. We will definitely rent this unit again when we go back to the Panama City area!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Great location with unbelievable views

  • 5 of 5

Everything advertised about this property is true but you have to see it to believe it! Better in person, pictures can't capture how nice it is. My family of four( 10 and 12 yr old kids) thoroughly enjoyed this property. Very clean and a relaxed, comfortable vibe. Beach is awesome. Nice and convienant beach lounges and umbrella service daily. Easy, laid back atmosphere. Great location near Pier Park. Outstanding vacation. Didn't want to leave and ready to go back!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 4 night stay. The views are amazing. We watched sting rays and other fish swim every morning from our deck. Very convenient location. The condo itself was beautiful. I highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Great Condo!!!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was very clean and everything as described. The owner sent all the info we needed before we arrived.

We had a great view of the ocean..you can see a lot from the 23rd floor and we loved the big balcony. Our favorite place to eat was Pineapple Willy's and we spent several days at St Andrews Bay, it's a great place for smaller kids because it's more calm than the ocean and not very deep. Our 2 year old granddaughter was able to play in the water without carrying her. I would highly recommend this condo

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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This is a very nice property.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this condo. It was exactly what was advertised on VRBO. No complaints at all about our stay here. Would recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed by the property. The condo was beautiful and very comfortable. My husband and I brought four of my grandchildren with us and there was plenty of room. No long waits for elevators was great. It was also easy to get to without having to sit in traffic. Convenient to shopping. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Panama City Beach International
Nearest Beach
Panama City Beach

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Rates & Availability

Panama City Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer
Aug 13 2016 - Sep 2 2016
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 3 2016 - Sep 9 2016
3 night minimum stay
$190
$1,200
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 10 2016 - Sep 23 2016
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,100
 
 
Fall
Sep 24 2016 - Oct 14 2016
3 night minimum stay
$165
$1,050
 
 
Late Fall
Oct 15 2016 - Oct 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
$145
$915
 
 
Early Winter
Oct 29 2016 - Dec 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$125
$775
 
 
Winter
Dec 31 2016 - Feb 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
$775
 
 
Early Spring
Feb 25 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,300
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
 
 
Late Spring
Apr 22 2017 - May 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
 
 
Early Summer
May 20 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,260
 
 
Memorial Day
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$231
$1,470
 
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$270
$1,775
 
 
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,915
 
 
Late Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$284
$1,810
 
 
Late Summer
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
$255
$1,625
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$205
$1,310
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$198
$1,260
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,150
 
 
Fall
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,100
 
 
Late Fall
Oct 14 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
$960
 
 
Early Winter
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$127
$810
 
 
Winter
Dec 30 2017 - Mar 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$120
$750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Registration Fee $20
Tax Rate 12.5%

To contract as a tenant, you must be a minimum of 25 years of age with proper photo Identification. The contracting party must be present in the unit during the rental period.

We do require a refundable security deposit that is fully refunded once you check out and it has been determined there has not been any damage. The security deposit is simply held and then shredded once that is decided.

Our rental weeks usually run Saturday to Saturday. We try to do full week rentals during our peak times but there are excptions. Our off peak times we do require a 3 or 4 night minimum.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Panama City Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 23
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Dialup Access
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king
    Guest - 1 king
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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