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47 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


South Padre Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Permit #: 2015-228248


Imagine........sipping your morning coffee or eating a cozy dinner on your own private balcony, watching and listening to the waves of the Gulf of Mexico. Sapphire Condo 707 is a privately owned condo located on the 7th floor of the newest and most luxurious condominiums on South Padre Island. The condos are located directly on the beach and our ocean side balcony offers spectacular views of the Gulf! The bay-side balcony offers a beautiful sunset and an electric grill.

Professionally decorated, the condo provides a warm, relaxing and stress-free environment. A fully equipped kitchen will turn even the less experienced cook into a master chef! The master bedroom offers a wonderfully, luxurious king size bed with a view of the Gulf through the large picture window! The large master bath provides two sinks, spacious walk-in shower, jetted tub and huge closet.

The second bedroom has two queen size beds, while the third bedroom has a twin size bed and pull-out trundle. All the mattresses in each room are so comfortable you won't want to get out of bed! The living room and three bedrooms include a flat screen TV. Each bedroom also comes equipped with a ceiling fan. In addition to high speed internet, Condo 707 is equipped with Wifi access. The second bathroom is quite large as well and also offers two sinks.

Sapphire's amenities make this a very popular vacation destination for families. In addition to the beach and all its related activities; Sapphire offers a spectacular 300' pool, a teen room equipped with pool table, shuffleboard, foosball, pin ball machines, and computers, as well as a 24 seat theater. A very well equipped fitness center and a world class spa are also available on the first floor.

A utility room is located in the unit with washer and dryer. We also provide an ironing board and iron and blow-dryers in both bathrooms! Additionally, we provide board games, video library and a Nintendo Wii. UPDATE: While we do provide a WII for your pleasure - due to past dishonesty and theft of all games....YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE YOUR OWN WII GAMES. So even if it can still have a blast! You will also find a DVD player in each bedroom!

BONUS: We also provide beach chairs, a beach umbrella, sand/beach toys for the little ones (or the grown-ups...) and a cooler on wheels!

Conveniently located just over the causeway on South Padre Island, and within walking distance of Schlitterbahn Water Park. Once you get won't want to leave! Additionally, ALL GUESTS have access to The Pearl Resort which is located next door! The Pearl has a swim-up bar and a very kid-friendly pool with slide! The best of both worlds at both wonderful properties!

(Again - Rates DO NOT include tax, cleaning/linen/resort fee or Damage Protection Plan.)


March 13, 2014 through March 22, 2015

March 27, 2014 through April 5, 2015

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Tori Lucas
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 7, 2016
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About Tori Lucas

After spending our own personal time at the condo, we decided to share it with others! We began renting our condo in February 2011. We hope you will enjoy it as much as we do!

Tori Lucas purchased this condo in 2009

Why Tori Lucas chose Texas Gulf Coast

Sapphire Spa and Condominiums is THE BEST location on the beach! It boasts a beautiful pool and shared access to The Pearl Resort next door! Additionally, Schlitterbahn Water Park is within walking distance! What more could you ask for?

What makes this condo unique

Sapphire 707 is located in the 'Left' tower of the property offering a perfect view right in the middle of the tower! Additionally, our condo - being in the middle - offers the largest balcony with optimal fixed seating for 6 and plenty of room for 2 or 3 more chairs (located in a closet inside)! Additionally, we consider our condo unique in that we offer a Nintendo Wii. UPDATE: While we do provide a WII for your pleasure - due to past dishonesty and theft of all games....YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE YOUR OWN WII GAMES; board games; books; beach chairs; boogie boards; beach/sand toys; beach umbrellas and a rolling cooler! A TV and DVD player is located in each room, plus a Blu Ray/DVD player in the living room! Sapphire 707 is so inviting, fun and comfortable we have alot of repeat guests who rent multiple times per year! Try us out! You won't regret it! Additionally, we offer a sizeable discount for all returning guests! We hope you will visit us soon!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved your condo and had a wonderful stay. It was great having the pac n play and the high chair, too. Didn't have a thing that we needed that wasn't provided by you. It's obvious that you are very thoughtful. It was great that we could come and go to The Pearl, as well. We felt right at home!! The young people at the check in desk were so nice. We never passed by there without being greeted. Really hoping we can come back soon!
Nov 2014
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Tyler, TX

Great spot!

  • 5 of 5

This review is long overdue! This is a fantastic property. The location can't be beat. The beds were comfortable, everything very clean. The owners are very nice and responsive. The pools are very enjoyable and having access to get drinks next door is great. We will stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful South Padre Property

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our 7 night stay at the Sapphire 707! First of all, the pictures do not do this place justice. I am a platinum Marriott rewards member and it is rare for me to have to rent my vacation spot. However, this place was well worth every penny and has all of the comforts of home. The kitchen is stocked with more appliances, etc. than we have. The view is perfect! I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review! We do strive to provide our guests with all the comforts of home and then some!!! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and welcome you back any time!
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Cypress, Tx

Nothing better than this!!

  • 5 of 5

This is literally our sixth visit Sapphire 707! My husband and I , and our children have made this an annual trip! We love this condo! Tori is fabulous to work with and is always offering discounts for returning ing guests! Every year, it seems we find d something new! Added movies and games, to more toys,chairs and beach items! Our kids now call this "our condo"! The staff continue to be wonderful, and every year we see a lot of the same friendly faces!

We love the location, right on the beach and next door to Schlitterbahn! The property itself continues to be beautifully maintained! Our favorite area is of course the pool and hot tub! We also love the fact that it is never overcrowded! We have friends who stayed at another location on the island, and while it was a very nice property, you couldn't even see the water in the pool because of all the people! Not at the Sapphire! The pool is huge, and there is plenty of room for everyone!

It is probably a good thing that we are a 7 hour drive, or we might be there all the time! After all, the kids are always saying...."when are we going to our condo!" LOL!

Thank you Tori for making our family vacation experience so wonderful! See you next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank you Shannon for such a wonderful review! We so enjoy hosting your wonderful family! We do our best to exceed our guests expectations and continually try to keep up to date on the in-house fun things to do! "Your" condo is always ready and waiting for your return! Thank you again for coming back year after year! We can't wait til' next year either!
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Wonderful Condo

  • 5 of 5

This was a beautiful condo that was fully supplied from kitchen to beach toys. The owner was wonderful to work with and the employees of the Sapphire Condos were too. The pool was amazing and of course the beach was beautiful! I highly recommend staying here and I hope we can make it back soon!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review Joni! We do strive to make each and every guest experience a pleasure! You were a joy to work with as well, and I hope that you will return soon (an often)! Thank you again for your reservation!
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Perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was my first time using VRBO and I was a little nervous, but all my worries were relieved upon arrival to Sapphire 707. In addition, Tori made the booking process smooth and was very quick to respond to questions and emails. We traveled with both grandmothers and 3 kids (infant to age 6) and we had more than enough room for everyone. The condo was just as it was described, beautifully furnished and had everything you could need or want. The children's items were especially helpful (highchair, crib, stroller) and there was never a dull moment with the supplied DVDs, games and Wii. We saved time and money by cooking most of our meals in the well stocked kitchen (pots, pans, and everything a cook would need). The view of the beach from the living room was gorgeous and we spent plenty of time on the patio. The Sapphire building itself is modern and well maintained with beautiful grounds and large pool and there is direct access to the beach. This trip was by far the best and most relaxing family vacation we have had and we can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Vanessa for your wonderful review! We strive to exceed our guests expectations and are excited that we could be your home away from home! We do our best to help our guests have a fun, relaxing vacation while trying to maintain a stress-free environment by providing you with all the comforts of home! We thank you again for your reservation and look forwarding to accommodating you in the future!
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Great Get Away

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have never used VRBO before, but I have always been interested in checking it out, so when we planned our strip to South Padre Island, I decided to take the leap and see what I could find! Boy, oh boy, did we hit the Jackpot!!!! Our accommodations were found to be of the highest quality, absolutely beautiful furnishings that were very comfortable for our family. I did learn that I need to read everything about the facility and everything that comes with it. Since I didn't do my complete homework, we hauled baby gear for our granddaughter----little did we know that everything we ever thought about needing was furnished in this unit! This was a wonderful family trip to celebrate a big birthday for one of our daughters and see the great sand castles. This owner makes sure their visitors have everything they need to make our living easy. I am a cook and my family loves to cook and we had anything and everything we would ever need to use. We didn't even have to buy salt and pepper. If you are on the fence about this unit---jump on over and experience the time of your life. The owners are so easy to work with which made this an even more enjoyable adventure and everyone we came in contact with during our stay were top notch and did anything we needed to make our stay evenmore enjoyable. There are so many amenities we did not use, but spoke with another couple that stated how much fun they had in the movie theater. Lots to do and great food at the Pearl!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank you so much for the fantastic review! It excites us to see our guests excited! Thank you so much for your reservation! We are so happy that we exceeded your expectations! That is ALWAYS our goal! We welcome you back any time!
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Sea Turtle Inc.
"A must see! Love the website that tells about baby turtle releases too!"
South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center
Pier 19
"Love their food! Especially breakfast!"
South Padre Island Convention & Visitors Bureau
"For all your local information and brochures!!! It can't be beat!"
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark
"JUST RIGHT NEXT DOOR! Fun, fun, fun!!!!!"
Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Brownsville International Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
SPI Golf Club
Car: recommended

Walking Distance of Schlitterbahn Water Park South Padre.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Shelling, Shuffleboard, Parasailing, Boating, Miniature golf, Health/Beauty Spa.


Rates & Availability

South Padre Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall and Early Winter
Sep 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter Season
Jan 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring Season
Mar 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer Season
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall and Early Winter
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.5%

Additional fees include Resort Fee/Cleaning & Linen Fee and Damage Protection Plan


MENTION THE WORDS: SAND CASTLE in your request for an automatic discount (even if we aren't currently running a special!)

We collect all fees up front - so you DO NOT have to pay the Sapphire any fees upon check-in!! Just fill-out the check in form, get your keys and HAVE A BLAST!


Rates are subject to change until confirmed! HOLIDAY PERIOD RATES WILL BE HIGHER.



Down Payment of $200 plus a signed lease agreement to reserve. Balance of lease due 30 days prior to arrival. The down payment includes the Damage Protection Plan. No security deposit is required!

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.
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South Padre Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1468 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Business Center
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Full 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The Master Bathroom has a luxurious jetted tub and huge walk-in shower. Both bathrooms include double sinks and luxurious towels, as well as shampoo, conditioner and shower gel!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle is 2nd twin
  • Guest Bedroom #3 has a twin size bed with twin size trundle. All bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans, flat screen televisions and DVD players! Additionally, a Portable Crib and Pack n Play are available for your use.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 5 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Sapphire Condominiums and Spa offers valet, On-Site Spa Services, large 300' pool, hot tubs, private Cabanas, Pool Bar, Teen Room with arcade games, foosball, pool table, air hockey and complementary computers, Movie Viewing Theater and Concierge. Additionally, the Sapphire provides a Fitness Center with state of the art equipment and flat screen TVs. A Business Center with full Internet access is located in the lobby. All guests have access to the Sheraton which is located next door. Their amenities include a large pool, heated swim up bar, and on-site restaurant. . Plenty of parking is provided in both the garage or parking lot. We also provide beach chairs, umbrella, a cooler on wheels and beach/sand toys for the beach. We also have board games, videos, Blu-Ray Player and Nintendo Wii with games. Our alarm clocks also include IPOD Docking Stations! In addition to our gulf side balcony with table and chairs, we also have a bay side balcony with electric grill.

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