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Amazing WATERVIEW in every room, 16 floor, PORTOFINO - oceanfront resort

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,333 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR/2.5BA, sleeps 6, waterfront condo on Pensacola beach

Direct WATERVIEW,the SUNSET and CITY LIGHTS in every room from the 16th floor WATERFRONT condo @ a DISCOUNTED rate. Pamper yourself in this beautiful upscale resort. 1 Queen size bed, 1 King size and 1 Queen size sofa-sleeper - sleeps 6.

***WiFi Internet and NETFLIX movie service is included;

PORTOFINO, the most luxurious resort on PENSACOLA BEACH and surrounding area, is the only resort located all the way at the end of all developments next to the beginning of 11 miles of Gulf Islands National Seashore Preservation. Because of that it is not as crowded as other resorts on Florida Panhandle.

PORTOFINO ISLAND Resort has everything you need to enjoy your EXCLUSIVE ISLAND VACATION!

*FITNESS CENTER with the new top of the line exercise equipment - personal trainer and fitness classes on site; smoothie bar; indoor heated Olympic size pool and 7 outside pools; 8 Jacuzzi; 5 Tennis clay courts (the former touring tennis pro on site) and Spa with saunas, steam rooms, Jacuzzi.

Two beach sites - Gulf and Sound. Waterpark on the Sound side (fees extra).

INCREDIBLE views of the Intercoastal Waters, the Gulf of Mexico, and the National Seashore can be enjoyed from every room in this designer 1,333 square feet recently built condo on the 16th floor!

- Broadband Internet connection with WiFi

- NETFLIX movies service

- Sleeps 6

- NO smoking and NO pets policy. There are many local animal boarding facilities available to use for your convenience.

- Have to be 25 years old to reserve

ROOMS DESCRIPTION:

- Fully equipped kitchen with tile counters, side bar and tile floors, full size refrigerator plus half bath off the kitchen

- Living room with a large flat TV and Blu-Ray DVD WiFi player, CD player, Queen size sofa-sleeper and beautiful waterfront view and sunsets

- Master suite - King-size bed, jetted tub and walk-in shower, large flat TV, Blu-ray DVD WiFi player.

- Guest bedroom -Queen-size bed, TV, Blu-Ray DVD player, full bathroom and amazing waterview.

- Electric grill on the balcony.

- Beach chairs and an umbrella are provided in the room - beach chairs also can be used as backpacks

Balcony access from every room

Airport glass on all sliding doors

Washer and dryer for your convenience

AMENITIES:

-- Portofino Spa & Fitness Center with sauna, Jacuzzi and steam rooms. Latest natural spa treatments are offered for a fee.

-- Large fitness room with the modern top of the line equipment, TVs and water view. Fitness classes - yoga, Pilates, etc. with a fitness instructor on site (fees extra).

-- Smoothies and Snacks are available for purchase

-- Onsite restaurant, grill, bar and pizzeria at the Lifestyle Center

-- 5 clay tennis courts, lighted (tennis pro on site, classes available)

-- Inside Olympic size heated pool and 2 outdoor pools with 2 jacuzzi and lounge chairs at the Lifestyle Center

-- Poolside food and drinks service available

-- Additional pool with jacuzzi and lounge chairs next to each tower

-- Volleyball net set at the beach (ball is available for rent)

-- Live music entertainment on summer weekends and holidays

-- Fireworks on holidays

-- Take a trolley if you want to Pensacola Beach new Ferris Wheel, Boardwalk, restaurants (runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day).

-- Take a walk or a bike ride along the untouched nature of the seashore.

AMENITIES FOR RENT:

Water Park

Beach chairs and umbrellas set at the beach

Kayaks

Bicycles

Teen Cruise, Blue Angels Cruise & Dolphin Cruise

Boogie Boards

Hobie Cat Sailboats

Wave-runners

Scooters

Scooter Trikes

Kids Korner

Tie Dye

Meet the tennis Pro/ Hit Around

Surf Boards

Paddle Boards

Kid’s Club, Kid’s Night Out & Holiday Kid’s Events

Portofino 1 catamaran cruises

Portofino 1 catamaran - takes you to the boardwalk and back

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS:

--Historical Fort Pickens and Fort Barrancas offer tours or independent exploration of its beautiful historical sites from 18 century.

--Explore nightlife and shopping in Pensacola's beautiful historic downtown district or Pensacola Beach boardwalk.

--Attend baseball games with fireworks at night at the new Baseball Stadium located right on the water in Pensacola Downtown(20 min from the resort)

--Band on the Beach presents different singers every Tuesday evening at 7pm - almost year around.

--Two popular shopping outlets are about 1 hr away in opposite directions - Destin, Fl and Foley, AL.

--Naval Aviation Museum with the largest IMAX theater and Blue Angels shows (May and July) conveniently located in Pensacola.

--Gulf Breeze Zoo located just 25 min away on 98 Hwy

--Gulfarium located about 55 min away in Fort Walton, FL.

--FunCity with water park is located in Pensacola -35min.

--Big Kahuna's Water Park is located 55 min away on 98

----Science museum is located in Mobile, AL (1hr away)

--For SCUBA divers: Pensacola has been chosen as the final resting place for the 'USS Oriskany', the largest artificial reef in the world. This is the only aircraft carrier accessible for the majority of SCUBA divers and the largest artificial reef ever created.

PORTOFINO POLICY:

Anyone under the age of 25 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to reserve and occupy a residence.

Motorcycles, R.V.s, boats, and trailers are not permitted within the resort.

No SMOKING, No pets policy.

RESERVATION POLICY

Check-in time begins at 04:00 PM. All guests who arrive early are able to use the resort amenities however access to the condo will not be available until 04:00 PM.

Check-out time is no later than 10:00 AM to avoid the late departure fee charges.

Deposit is 50% at the time of booking and payment in full 21 days before arrival.

The unit and prices are not guaranteed until deposit is made and the unit is reserved.

CANCELLATION POLICY – reservations (see exceptions below) require a 30 day cancellation notice prior to arrival to receive back advance deposit refund, less a $80.00 processing fee and the VRBO/Homeaway service fee.

Reservations for Holidays, Spring Break, Special Events and during a period from the week prior to Memorial Day through Labor Day week require a 45 day cancellation notice prior to arrival to receive an advance deposit refund, less the $80.00 processing fee and the VRBO/Homeaway service fee. Please note, cancellation or early departure due to inclement weather or any other events does not warrant a refund.

A travel insurance can be purchased through the VRBO site (or any other site) during booking process for possibilities of late cancellations.

More Details

Property Manager
Roxolana
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Roxolana

I relocated to Pensacola Beach in 1993. My husband and I traveled many places in the world but we fell in love with Pensacola Beach. We do get spoiled here by the beach's spectacular scenery - not many beaches in the world could stand a comparison to our pristine land with beautiful sugar-white dunes and emerald waters.

Roxolana purchased this condo in 2005

Why Roxolana chose North West Florida

At Portofino you really feel like you are on a remote island far away from a stressful modern life yet at the same time not deprived from technology or social life in case you miss it... And so many things to do right here, without leaving the resort.

The elegance and serenity of living is nestled right here on a barrier island of Santa Rosa, between the sugar-white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and Intra-coastal Waterway. You will not want to leave!

Even Europeans find the place spectacular!

What makes this condo unique

With an unobstructed water view in every room you feel like on a cruise ship! At night you still see the far away city lights and the beautifully lighted Lifestyle Center Area.

Family or single - you will find here home away from home and I believe that you will have an amazing vacation at Portofino that will make you wanting to come back again and again.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Roxolana,

We had a very nice time. Portifino is a lovely development. It was really nice to have the bay behind us to use since we had "red flag" days during the time we were there. Your condo lacked nothing we needed. I know you worked very hard to clean before we arrived because I found everything spotless! We will definitely think of returning to your unit again.
May 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Pensacola Beach in Escambia County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 16
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1333 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5 bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleeper Sofa Queen size (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Medical Natural Spa on site, Fitness room with modern equipment, two saunas, 2 steam rooms, Jacuzzis (inside and outside), Olympic size heated indoor pool, heated outside pools, 5 clay tennis courts, additional pools and jacuzzi next to each tower

Reviews

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Amazing WATERVIEW in every room, 16 floor, PORTOFINO - oceanfront resort
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 69 reviews
5

Best vacation ever

  • 5 of 5

We'd never been to the Panhandle of Florida, so we took a road trip from Texas and glad we did! What a great location, beautiful unit, and terrific to work through the HomeAway system with the owners. It was even more that we realized.

The on property service was spectacular. The staff was great, the facilities were wonderful, and the unit had everything we needed to have for a successful stay. A quick stop at the grocery store in Gulf Breeze, and we were all in!

The beach across the street is all you will ever need! In the afternoon, we wondered out to poolside on the Bay for music and fun. There were wave runners to rent, boats to rent, all through the front desk staff. We actually felt we were at a Four Seasons, that's how good the service was.

If you like to set up your home away from home, this is the place. Enjoy.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Portage, IN
4

Portofino

  • 4 of 5

We loved the condo it had everything we needed. There was a few things that were disturbing when we got the key card to our unit the cleaning person was still in the Condo and there was a child sleeping in there, when leaving the condo the stink from the trash was extremely bad.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry that our housekeeper was still there when you arrived. She usually is done by the check in time of 4 pm, although the front desk may give out the keys for earlier times. It is a busy season and she may have just finishing the laundry. I wish you had called me so I could make sure that everything was taken care of.
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Great place

  • 4 of 5

Food needs to be better

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a great time. The resort was amazing.

  • 5 of 5

We had a couple of issues the first night but they were handled immediately. It was a wonderful trip. We would highly recommend this condo.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mobile, AL
5

PERFECT!!!!! AWESOME VIEWS FROM THE WHOLE BALCONY

  • 5 of 5

Condo was perfect. I have been coming to the portofino resort for several years. This has been my favorite condo so far. Love the views from the balcony, especially at night. Condo has everything you could want. Roxolana makes the whole process easy. Great communication through out the the whole stay. I will be booking again for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Such a perfect vacation place!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect for our family. It had a beautiful view, so many amenities available to us, and restaurants on the resort also! Everything was clean and comfortable! We absolutely loved it!

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Pensacola International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Portofino Terracota, grill and bar
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Tiger Point Gulf Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 98, Hwy 10
Nearest Restaurant
Portofino Terracota Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Pensacola Beach
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Pensacola Beach, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
13 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,185
for 5 nights
From
£203
£1,360
 
 
Nightly Rate
28 Aug 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,185
for 5 nights
From
£203
£1,360
 
 
Nightly Rate
31 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,271
for 5 nights
From
£221
£1,360
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,051
for 4 nights
From
£221
£1,360
 
 
Nightly Rate
9 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,228
for 5 nights
From
£212
£1,360
 
 
Fall
10 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,142
for 5 nights
From
£195
£1,204
 
 
Late Fall
29 Oct 2017 - 3 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£670
for 4 nights
From
£125
£937
 
 
Winter season
4 Dec 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£454
for 3 nights
From
£95
From
£108
Fri,Sat
£770
£1,894
 
 
Nightly Rate
16 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£493
for 3 nights
From
£108
From
£108
Fri,Sat
£770
£1,894
 
 
Winter Holidays
22 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£839
for 5 nights
From
£134
£1,029
£1,985
 
 
Winter
4 Jan 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£549
for 4 nights
From
£95
From
£108
Thu,Fri,Sat
£653
£886
 
 
Spring
3 Mar 2018 - 22 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
£1,098
for 5 nights
From
£186
£1,263
 
 
Late Spring
23 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,660
for 5 nights
From
£298
£1,790
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
6 night minimum stay
£1,720
for 6 nights
From
£259
£1,894
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
6 night minimum stay
£1,974
for 6 nights
From
£301
£2,158
 
 
Summer
16 Jul 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
6 night minimum stay
£1,699
for 6 nights
From
£255
£1,894
 
 
Late Summer
13 Aug 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,314
for 5 nights
From
£229
£1,440
 
 
Fall
9 Sep 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,142
for 5 nights
From
£195
£1,204
 
 
Late Fall
29 Oct 2018 - 2 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£670
for 4 nights
From
£125
£937
 
 
Winter season
3 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£454
for 3 nights
From
£95
From
£108
Thu,Fri,Sat
£770
£1,894
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£562
for 4 nights
From
£95
From
£108
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£770
£1,894
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £85.32
Damage Deposit £77.56

Cancellation policy: All reservations (see exceptions) require at least 30 day cancellation notice prior to arrival for daily or weekly stays and 90 days for monthly stays to receive back advance payment refund, less $85.00 processing fee. Reservations for Holidays and a high season require at least 45 day cancellation notice prior to arrival. Renters can purchase a traveler insurance on VRBO site

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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