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April for $100 per night & No Minimum Stay Requirements!

Bedrooms 1
Space 787 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 30 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)


November $69 per night

December $59 per night

April $100 per night

Are you looking to head to the beach for a little R&R? Then welcome to The Flip Flop Beach Stop at Tidewater Beach Resort! We have a 1 bedroom, 1 bath along with full-size twin bunk beds, in an alcove in the hallway, that sleeps a family of four comfortably. Our condo is on the 15th floor and looks onto the beach, there's no road to cross. Simply take the elevator down to the ground floor and walk out about 50 steps & you'll be on the sand. This condo is the only floor plan in Tidewater with floor to ceiling views. We have sunrise views, we do not see the sunset & we have a view of the pier as well as Pier Park.

We're located near the prime intersection of Highway 79 and Front Beach Road. Tidewater Beach Resort is located several miles West of the Thomas Drive/Miracle Strip madness and features an impressive array of amenities for your enjoyment. Our condo has sunrise views and overlooks the sugar white beaches and the emerald green water on the Gulf of Mexico from a private balcony with absolutely gorgeous views to the east. West Beach is family friendly, come see why this area is consistently an Emerald Coast hot spot.

This condo has an open floor plan: the kitchen opens up to the family/living & dining rooms. The family/living room includes a flat screen TV with cable and a DVD player. We provide high-speed wireless internet access that will keep you connected at all times......but only if that's what you want. The master bedroom has a king-size bed (new mattress purchased January 2017 ) and a flat screen TV with cable. There are comfortable, regular size twin bunks in the hallway. Our unit has been decorated in a 'beach cottage' theme and includes a fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops , dishwasher and a washer & dryer. The dining room comfortably seats six with two adjacent bar stools allowing you further seating. This is our home away from home so you will have all amenities necessary to enjoy your vacation. Take a look at our 80+ reviews (link at top of page) and read why our guests keep coming back.

Imagine relaxing by one of the two 4,200 sq. ft. lagoon pools, each with a hot tub or enjoy the indoor heated pool or one of the two Roman spa pools. Maybe you would prefer the 4,300 sq. ft. cardio-fitness facility, sauna and spa…the choice is yours. The resort also boasts an arcade and a large screen movie/media theater for all ages so the kids can enjoy a movie while you enjoy some time to yourself!

Tidewater Beach Resort is a prime location, just 20 minutes from the airport along with easy access to fantastic restaurants & great shopping. We're located 1/3 of a mile from Pier Park: a 900,000 square foot open air complex of dining, shopping & entertaining featuring Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Back Porch Seafood House, Reggae J's, Hofbrau's Beer Garden, Starbucks, Panera Bread, Tootsie's Orchid Lounge (a sister property to the original Nashville honky tonk), Target, Dillard’s, Old Navy, a 16 screen cinema & more!

~No Pets ~ No Smoking ~ Minimum Age of 25 to Rent ~

1 BR/1 BA corner unit with 270-degree views that sleeps 4.

More Details

Tracy Febles
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2017

About Tracy Febles

Hi, we're Heidi, Tracy & Karen. The owners of the Flip Flop Beach Stop at Tidewater Beach Resort.

Tracy Febles purchased this condo in 2008

Why Tracy Febles chose North West Florida

Come experience the beautiful beaches and sugar white sand that stays cool even on the hottest day. Being native southerners, we've been vacationing in the Panhandle of Florida for over 40 years and despite traveling the Hawaii, Europe, Australia & Mexico, we still love this beach with a passion!

What makes this condo unique

Enjoy your morning coffee from our balcony while watching the sun rise then head down to the gym for a great workout or enjoy the Roman Spas or sauna.....whatever you want to do, the choice is yours.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Panama City Beach in Bay County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 15
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 787 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Please note: We do not guarantee availability of disposable products such as detergents, soap, toilet paper & paper towels. If the previous guest has left some upon their departure, feel free to use them; if they have not, you will need to purchase them.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size bed (1), Bunk Beds (2) Bunks are full size twin beds.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Beach chair service is not included with rental but is available to rent on site. Movie theater, arcade, fitness center, steam room & sauna on site.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(84 traveller reviews)

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April for $100 per night & No Minimum Stay Requirements!
average rating of 4.8809524 based on 84 reviews
Lake Mills, WI

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a GREAT time at the Flip Flop Beach Stop! Here are just a few of the things that we loved:

1. The AMAZING view!

2. All the great amenities - indoor pool, workout room, indoor hot tubs and sauna, 2 outdoor pools and hot tubs.

3. The condo was spotless and tastefully decorated.

4. All the little extras - movies, books, menus, maps, laundry facilities in the unit - really made it feel like home.

5. Nice, central location on Front Beach Road was easy to find and close to restaurants, shopping, etc.

6. The owners were very helpful and so easy to work with.

7. The easy access to the beach made morning beach walks simple.

8. The view!!!

Our week at Flip Flop Beach Stop was a wonderful retreat from the nasty Wisconsin winter and we are already talking about doing it again next year! Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome! We had a great stay. We would definitely recommend and come back.

  • 5 of 5

Very cute unit. Well decorated and comfortable. The views from the balcony and every window were amazing. We are ready to move in, seriously. The resort is well maintained and staffed with friendly and knowledgeable people. Oh and the owner Tracy was top notch as well. Pre-trip she got us all the info and was very responsive to our requests. The first night we were there the ac was strugglinging so I let her know and asked for her advice about what to do. She had her handy man there within 30 min to reset the system for us. Thank you Tracy for sharing your condo with us.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Tidewater. The pools & other amenities were very clean & well-maintained. In fact, every public place on the property was exceptionally clean.

My only issue was the process of using the luggage carts. Sometimes, we were required to leave our driver's license (with a person we didn't know) in order to "check out" the cart. Other times, there was no one at the checkout station & we were free to borrow one with no license required. Since there was no consistency, I did not want to leave my driver's license with a person & trust that they would remain at the station until I returned the cart. Would my license be guarded from theft? Could it be lost or misplaced?

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Michele, I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in our condo. I want to thank you for sharing your concerns with the luggage cart process. I feel confident you are not the only person with that exact concern, I'll pass your feedback to our HOA to share with Tidewater security. Hopefully they will implement a process change to make it easier on future guests. Thank you again for choosing our condo and we hope you'll stay with us again.
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Our family enjoyed staying here.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed from the 12-17 aug 17. We read the reviews before coming. Which were all pretty bad with a lot of complaints. Overall we didn't have any of the problems most people had. We checked in late and the security was very understanding and helpful and had a few laughs with all of the guards at different times each day. The staff was also very nice and checking in late the next day was a breeze unlike the horror stories we read about. On every review we read about the wait time on the elevators. We didn't have this problem and never waited more than 2 min for them the whole week we were there & we rode them all. Security will take your ID if you want to use a luggage cart. This seemed to frustrate a lot of people because most people will just leave the cart outside of their room because their to damn lazy to take it back. I say what makes them your slaves they don't work for you. Hand over your ID or carry your own crap. Make a good impression on them and they'll give you the respect you want. We stayed in room 1518 it was well stocked with everything you need including beach umbrellas, a tent, lots of towels, all the kitchen items you need. The beds were very very comfy and the decor was very nice and up to date. The only issues we had was there was no wind on our side of the condo our balcony was on but view was breathtaking. Hey it's Florida. If you don't like the heat then go somewhere else. Also all the amnesties like the pools, game room, gym, & roman tubs close by 10pm or when it's raining. The beach is always open so who cares. If you're coming to just stay in your room, then you're coming for the wrong reasons. Overall it's a great place to stay enjoy it We did.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent unit with a great view

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed the location on the end which offered privacy. We did not here anyone and it was a very busy week. Unit was very clean and well stocked.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Spot! (Could use a little TLC)

  • 4 of 5

Pros: Location was great, parking was easy, the kitchen had everything. I brought a blender b/c it wasn't listed, however there was a nice one already there. The bed was noted as new and it was very comfortable! It was just my boyfriend and I but had we had anyone else, or kids the bunkbeds were a nice option.

Cons: The housecleaning seems to just do a quick touch up after each renter, or that would be my assumption. The vents were very clogged and the unit could use a deep clean. We didn't use the hamper in the closed as it looked dirty and had lint/dirt in the bottom. Little things like that, make clean freaks like me a little uncomfortable. (Bring laundry detergent. You are asked to start the towels upon exit, but we had to buy laundry detergent to do so, bc there wasn't any.) The patio didn't look cleaned at all, so we didn't really hang out on it. The furniture had bird poop that had clearly been there since before the last cleaning. Also the couch was very uncomfortable to sit on (the side chairs were nice!).

The biggest con, isn't necessarily anything to do with the inside of the unit, but the property itself. The elevator system is a nightmare. I read that on reviews of other units in Tidewater as well. It is true, it was at least a 5-10 min (a few times almost 15 min) wait every time we went to catch an elevator. The stairs were an option but for this unit being on the 15th floor, we weren't looking for a workout every time we wanted to go up or down. I was also disappointed the day we went to checkout the bar/restaurant on property. A passing storm had went by in the afternoon that lasted for maybe an hour, and cleared up for the sun to come back out for a beautiful day. We went to grab a drink at the bar before heading back out to the beach, but it was closed for the day b/c of the storm. The woman at the front desk, was also very rude when I asked about the restaurant being closed. Like I should have known it would be closed. I would imagine scattered storms are frequent at the beach, so I was very disappointed at that overall experience.

Again, the condo was nice, but could use a deep clean and the patio could use a lot of attention. (And maybe a more comfortable couch....since we didn't spend too much time in the condo, as we were at the beach more, this wasn't super important, but for such a great spot, a newer couch could go a long way!)

Thanks again for the rental!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your well-thought-out & thorough response Krystal. Feedback is so helpful. We had a deep clean done in March but it has been 6 months so I'll speak to the cleaning team & get another one on the calendar for this fall. We do have the balcony chairs cleaned as often as necessary, it's hard to stay ahead of the seagulls it seems there are more each season. And yes the mattress is new, you are the second person this season to mention that you liked it; another said it was too hard. I strive to find a happy medium. I hope you enjoy the rest of your summer!
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
NW Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP)
Nearest Beach

Tidewater Beach Resort is located near the prime intersection of Highway 79 and Front Beach Road on the Emerald Coast. Located less than 20 minutes from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP - serving Delta, Southwest, Silver Airways & United) and several miles West of the Thomas Drive/Miracle Strip madness.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Panama City Beach, Florida

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Fall 2017
14 Sep 2017 - 24 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Late Fall 2017
25 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
December 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 27 Mar 2018
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
April 2018
28 Mar 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
May 2018
28 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Summer 2018
25 May 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Late Summer 2018
11 Aug 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Fall 2018
29 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Late Fall 2018
3 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Winter 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Resort Fee (paid onsite) £-18.96 + Tax
Departure Cleaning £64.45 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Beach chair service is not included with rental but is available to rent on site.
Minimum age of 25 to rent.
No Pets.
No smoking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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