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GROUND FLOOR PERFECTION! STEPS TO THE SAND. FREE BEACH CHAIRS! 5 STAR REVIEWS!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
1 - 5 nights

About the property

Ground floor on the beach. 1 Queen Bedroom + Queen Sofa bed, 1 Bath, Sleeps 1-4

NEWLY REMODELED. Gulf front. Walk right out to the pool and beach! Located on Thomas Drive beside World Famous Pineapple Willies, Sunbird is one of the original condo's on the beach. Its NOT a HUGE building with crowded beaches; just 2 towers, each with 12 floors. BEACH SIDE PARKING is gated and requires a code to access. All entrances to the pools are also gated separately. Free beach chairs (March 15 - October 15).

New Furniture February, 2017. Queen sleeper sofa has super comfy Tempurpedic mattress. NEW PHOTOS TO COME! ALSO CHECK OUT MY OTHER CONDO 329964, GROUND FLOOR, KING BEDROOM GULF FRONT.

JET SKI, PARASAIL, for rent ON BEACH in front of condo.

Sunbird is conveniently located with-in walking distance of several restaurants, shopping, a public golf course, recreational rentals and attractions. Please see the list of local ATTRACTIONS below as well as their location on the MAP. A 10 minute drive from the new PIER PARK Mall. 45 Minutes from DESTIN outlet malls.

NOTE: ALL units are 1 BR/1 BA, but the layouts differ. This is a 'C' unit. THIS UNIT IS GROUND FLOOR. Glass sliding doors open directly out front on the patio by the beach and pool. No need for elevators!

Sorry, no pets, no smoking in units, and the primary renter must be 25 years of age and stay the entire period (STRICTLY ENFORCED BY THE ASSOCIATION).

Sunbird Features:

-Fitness center

-Free WiFi

-3 swimming pools, 1 heated in winter

-A Charcoal BBQ grill

-Ice Machine

-Lighted Tennis Courts/Shuffle Board

-Drink and Snack vending

-Gated Access

OUR UNIT

-Free Beach Chairs and umbrella (March 15 - October 15)

-50' in Living room, w/ DVD player

-19' wall mounted flatscreen TV/DVD COMBO in bedroom

- Expanded Premium Cable + 46 music channels and 7 HBO channels

- Chairs on the deck

The Beach’s Best Dining:

Capt. Andersons

Firefly

Saltwater Grill

Sisters of the Sea

Wicked Wheel

Diegos

Pier Park: Margaritaville, Reggae J's, 5 Guys

Family Fun & Adventure:

Wonderworks Museum (the upside down house)

ZooWorld

Shell Island Cruises

Pirate Ship Cruise

Charter Deep Sea Fishing Trips

Shipwreck Island Water Park

Miniature Golf

Dolphin Encounter Trips

Go-Kart Tracks

Monster Arcades

Charter & Group Fishing

“Ripley's Believe it Or Not'

Wonderworks Interactive Upside Down House

State Park

Rock'it Lanes Bowling

Gulf World, Movie Theatres & NEW Pier Park cinemas

Shopping at Pier Park

Bungee rides

Keywords: Condominium, condo, beach, ocean, ocean view, gulf, gulf front

More Details

Owner
Denise Bearden
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 25, 2017

About Denise Bearden

Greetings beach bums! We are Rex and Denise Bearden. We love being near water whether it be the ocean, lake, or a swimming pool. We fell in love with Sunbird back in 1994 and in a giant leap of faith, made the decision that we could own a piece of paradise. Our dream is to be able to spend more time with our grown children and our two beautiful grandchildren. We love meeting the friendly people who vacation at the Sunbird year after year. Being on the ground floor makes it easy to make friends.

Denise Bearden purchased this condo in 1994

Why Denise Bearden chose Panama City Beach

We were totally spoiled on our first visit to a ground floor unit at Sunbird. The pool and the beach are right out the door! No waiting on elevators - we simply walked out the door to paradise, and once on the beach, we walked through the sand in our swimsuits to Pineapple Willy's beachside entrance for the most incredible drinks and amazing food. We never had to leave the beach or catch an elevator. We knew we had found the best location on the beach. This condo was not even for sale, but we scoped out the best location, contacted the owner, and made it ours to share with you.

What makes this condo unique

Definitely Pineapple Willy's next door! My favorite thing is being able to walk up to Pineapple Willy's for a snack or drink from the beach. By far, though, the best benefit of our ground floor unit is that you are always right on the beach. No walking to the elevators and waiting. If your kids need to take a nap, you can still sit at the pool and be seconds away from checking on them.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I wanted to thank you for allowing our family to stay at your condo. We had a fantastic time! Not to mention, the location of the condo was fabulous. We look forward to staying there again in the future.
Jun 2013
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Amenities

Thomas Drive Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sofa Bed in Living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lighted tennis court, shuffleboard, racquetball and gym on property. -All beach activity rentals (jet-skis, parasailing, Hobie cat and more) available on the beach in front of property. -Volleyball net on beach

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

GROUND FLOOR PERFECTION! STEPS TO THE SAND. FREE BEACH CHAIRS! 5 STAR REVIEWS!
average rating of 4.836735 based on 50 reviews
Cincinnati Ohio
5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Our overall experience was beyond amazing. The rental is perfect and the owners are great. With any issues we had they were just a phone call away! I'd recommend this condo to anyone just wanting a relaxing and enjoyable vacation! Can't wait to plan our next trip!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Loved it!

  • 4 of 5

The condo was nice and clean, enjoyed being able to walk out onto pool deck and right down to beach. Also enjoyed having the included beach chair service. It was beautiful and convenient

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Oustanding

  • 4 of 5

Fantastic place to stay right on the beach. I would recommend this condo for a small family or a couple. Thanks again Rex & Denise, we will definitly stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This is the best place ever!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the gated entry and the 1st floor convinence! And what a view! We just loved it! Property owner is a pleasure to talk to and had everything arranged, beach chairs with umbrella! We will Def stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words and all the stars! I look forward to having you back!
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5

Perfect vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great location very nice place.....walk out the back doors onto the pool deck which has a direct walk way to the beach....

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed this location. Please come back soon. You are a great guest to have!
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5

Awesome Ground Floor Unit for the Family!

  • 5 of 5

We just got home from PCB after staying in this great unit. It is ground floor so all you need to do is walk out the bad door and you are right at the pool. The pull out couch was great for our two older children. The owner really makes it easy to use. We only had one very minor problem and within minutes she was in contact with us and had everything sorted out! Definitely a must for couples with young children!

*The listing was very accurate regarding the layout and amenities

*Property was clean and well-maintained.

*Excellent customer service

*Would recommend to family and friends

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Andrew. I look forward to having you stay again soon!
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Map

Beach/water activity rentals available on the beach in front of the condo (para-sailing, jet skiing, banana boat rides and more).

Ripley's Believe it or Not Museum and Wonderworks are less than a mile away and an easy walk. You can also walk to Wal-Mart and fast food as well as several nice restaurants.

Shipwreck Island Water Park is only 2 miles away.

Gulf World Marine Park is 5 miles away- http://gulfworldmarinepark.com/

Pier Park outlet mall and restaurants are a 10 minute drive. http://pierpark.info/

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Rates & Availability

Thomas Drive Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter 2017
Jan 31 2017 - Mar 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$99
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 3 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$159
$990
 
 
Spring
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$139
From
$149
Fri,Sat
 
 
Summer
May 26 2017 - Sep 11 2017
5 night minimum stay
$179
From
$189
Fri,Sat
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 12 2017 - Oct 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$149
From
$159
Fri,Sat
 
 
Fall
Oct 22 2017 - Nov 22 2017
1 night minimum stay
$80
From
$95
Fri,Sat
$890
 
 
Ironman Weekend
Nov 2 2017 - Nov 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$590
Flat fee
 
 
Winter 2017
Nov 26 2017 - Feb 28 2018
1 night minimum stay
$75
From
$85
Fri,Sat
$450
$990
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$145
$1,015
$1,190
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 16.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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