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Spacious Beach House - right on the beach, pet friendly!!!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms 2.5 baths ON THE BEACH. Sleeps 13

Tranquility... the name says it all. Located RIGHT ON the white sugary sands in the heart of Panama City Beach. Go out the back door from the sun room and you are right ON THE BEACH. You will feel the 'tranquility' that the name of this home implies the moment you set foot in the house. Enjoy lounging in the hot tub while gazing at the gulf watching the sun set, or conversing in the sun room which has a 180 degree view of the gulf, or watch TV on one of the four flat screen TVs including the high def 60' TV in the living room or the large screen high def TV in the master bedroom. Programming includes over 200 cable channels including HBO, STARZ, Cinemax, SHOWTIME, and the sports channels. Also free Wi-Fi.

The home is centrally located within Panama City Beach – within walking distance to Pineapple Willie’s, La Vela, and Walmart. Since you are in a residential section of the beach (not next to any condos) it will feel like you have your own private beach!

You will enjoy full use of the entire ground floor of this two-story beach house. Your vacation get-away has five sleeping areas. The master bedroom has a queen size bed and a large flat screen high definition TV. The second bedroom has a built in queen over queen bunk bed, a day bed and a flat screen TV. The third sleeping area is a pass-thru bedroom with twin bunk beds and a day bed with a trundle. This area has its own flat screen TV and half bath. It is perfect for the kids. The fourth sleeping area is the sun room, right off the master, with a queen size sleeper sofa. The fifth sleeping area is the living room, which has a queen size sleeper sofa. There are two full baths, a half bath, and an outdoor shower.

Hot tub and charcoal grill on back porch. Parking for four cars in front driveway.

Note: this property is two separate homes, 'Heart of the Beach' upstairs and 'Tranquility' downstairs.

More Details

Nelofer Childress
Member since: 2015
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 21, 2017

About Nelofer Childress

Panama City Beach is our full time home.

Why Nelofer Childress chose Panama City Beach

This property is two separate homes, 'Heart of the Beach' which we live in full time upstairs and 'Tranquility' which we rent to vacationers downstairs. Tranquility was built as a beach cottage in the 1940s. The outside walls and some interior walls are about 2 feet thick concrete! Guess that's why it's lasted through so many hurricanes! The upstairs was built in 1995 by its then owner whom you may have heard of; Lita Ford. She was the lead guitarist for the Runaways in the late 1970s. She and her family lived here for a few years. Neighbors have told us Ozzy Osbourne and others were frequent visitors back then.


Panama City Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Full bath with tub and shower, Full bath with walk-in shower, half bath, and outdoor shower on back porch.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , W/D included, and attached sun room with view of gulf.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , 2 twin/ single , Daybed with trundle for a total of two twin size mattresses.
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Pass-thru bedroom with flat screen TV and half-bath.
  • Two enclosed bedrooms and one pass-thru bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
House keeping will provide initial supply of trash can liners, toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent, soap, shampoo & conditioner. Guests are responsible for these supplies once they are used.


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Spacious Beach House - right on the beach, pet friendly!!!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 15 reviews

great location and nice little place

  • 5 of 5

Our WHOLE family visited (5 generations of fun), and we survived! lol This place isn't huge, so you'll be enjoying each other's company, however, there are lots of little places to sneak away. The front has a couple chairs, the back porch has a few, there's a sunroom, and a living room, plus the bedrooms - and, of course, the beach. So, we made it through the week without any issues! ;) There are tons of places to sleep, and we loved the living room - there was enough room for all of us (8 adults and 2 little ones, plus dogs). We couldn't fit all of us at the table at the same time for meals, but it wasn't that big of a deal. It's such a casual setting that it didn't really matter. It was great with the little ones being so close to the actual beach, and grown ups loved the jacuzzi ;). Nelofer was wonderful too. Washer went out during our stay, so she ran us clean stuff whenever we needed it (with a smile). Really nice person. I would definitely recommend this place for a visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Cleaned and comfortable!!

  • 5 of 5

Upon arrival we were met by the owner who is very nice and helpful and makes the check in and out very easy.

I don't have any complaints about this property! We all had a great time and enjoyed our stay in the house! The house is cleaned and comfortable. The kitchen is well equipped and the beds are comfortable. The jacuzzi is a treat which we all enjoyed after a day on the beach!!

I am already planning on coming back to this property!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Lots of room,private,clean would stay there again. S. Brown

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A lot of Room

  • 5 of 5

As described. Had a great stay, just wished the weather had cooperated better.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lafyaette, Indiana

perfect location

  • 4 of 5

the house was right on the beach and away from the busiest part of the strip which was perfect. Nelofer was very accommodating!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved this house!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here the last week in June. It is a beautiful home in a great location. Our teenagers loved being so close to the beach and having a sand volleyball court right behind the house. The beach was beautiful and not crowded. The house had everything we needed. The owners were very friendly and welcoming. We look forward to coming back again!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches,PCB, FL
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Pineapple Willy's or La Vela
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Signal Hill Golf course
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Pineapple Willy's
Nearest Beach
You're on it!
Car: recommended

Tranquility...the name says it all. Located on the white sugary sands in the heart of Panama City Beach. Go out the back door and you are ON THE BEACH! And when you want to get out and explore what all PCB has to offer this is the area to be in.

This home is centrally located right in the heart of PCB, one block east of Pineapple Willy's. It is within walking distance of LaVela, Spinnaker, and of Walmart. It is only a short drive to Signal Hill golf course, Ripley's Believe It Or Not, Wonder Works, mini-golf, Shipwreck Island water park and various thrill rides and go cart tracks. St. Andrews state park is about 5 miles east with its nature trails, fishing pier, marina and boat rentals. Pier Park with all its unique shops and restaurants is a little over 5 miles west.

The house is located on Beach Blvd., which is one of the quietest and more exclusive streets on the beach - away from the traffic noise of Front Beach Road or Thomas Drive.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $75
Damage Insurance $59

Prices subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
During peak seasons we only rent Saturday to Saturday.
Check-in is at 4pm and check-out is at 11am.

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.