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Ocean Ritz 1401 Means Comfort And Fun For Everyone :-) Book It Now

55 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday condo in Long Beach

Comfortably accomodates 13 ( Only 8 over 16 years old ) 4 bed/bath layout

Ocean Ritz 1401 is a beautifully appointed Luxury Condo on the Beach. 1401 is ideal for well supervised large family, church, scouts and children's sports groups. Must be over 25 years old and present during the entire stay to rent this property. We do not rent to college or high school spring break groups.

Unlike many of the corporate managed units in PCB, equipped strictly as rentals – we have furnished our four (4) bedroom and four (4) bath condo in the way our family enjoys for beach vacation getaways. We can use our Ocean Ritz owners cooperative to get you more condos in our building for very large groups. We also are one of the few units at the Ocean Ritz to supply free armbands and parking passes to both Ocean Ritz reserved and PCB city parking areas.

Ocean Ritz 1401 is our 'Sandcastle in the Sky' that will give you that happy beach feeling both outside and inside. Although we do our best to keep the sand outside ;-).

It features unique comfortable beach themed furnishings throughout completely upgraded stainless steel kitchen appliances and full size Washer and Dryer. Freshly painted with new tile plus black out draperies so you can 'sleep in' if you feel like it. Definetly not the same 'rental packages' found in most beach condominiums. Comfortable accommodations for thirteen (13) people in beds (only 8 people over 16 years old permitted) are provided.

Ocean Ritz 1401 is located on the 14th Floor - we're on the east end of the building and away from elevator and pedestrian traffic.

The comfortable, sofa queen pull-out in the Great Room features a pleasant Gulf view with balcony access. The Kitchen table can sit 8 comfortably and is perfect for family meals or owner provided board games.

The bedrooms and Great Room are complete with attractive ceiling fans that help you cool off during those hot summer days. The entertainment center in the great room has an electric fireplace to warm up winter vacationers after a trip to our year round heated hot tub and Sauna.

The Grand Master Bedroom has a comfortable King Size Bed with pillow top mattress. It also features a giant glass door that easily opens to the smell, view and the soothing sounds of the emerald coast of the Gulf of Mexico.

The Master Bedroom is also equipped with a King size Bed with pillow-top mattress. The Sea Horse Room also features a comfortable queen size pillow top mattress and a large closet. The Sea Turtle room features a comfortable twin over full bunk and a full size sleeper sofa. The kids can sit on the sofa and watch their own 3D TV. Just close the door to give the adults some privacy :-).

The upgraded kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters with custom cabinets and is completely equipped with utensils, coffee maker, electric appliances, cookware, bake-ware and storage ware. The kitchen is equipped with all that you would expect in your own home and everything you need to conveniently prepare meals to accommodate special diets and avoid the high cost of eating out.

All 4 clean and attractive bathrooms have private entrance from a bedroom and include granite counters and combination bathtub/showers. The Bathroom in the Grand Master Bedroom has double sinks and a jetted tub. Color-coordinated towels and other decorative accessories provide the finishing touches! There is also great water pressure and plenty of hot water to wash off the Gulf of Mexico at the end of the day.

Ocean Ritz 1401 also features full size Washer and Dryer for those days when you need to freshen up the provided linens, towels or your clothes. That big dryer is also handy keeping the owner provided beach towels dry.

The Enormous Balcony stretches outside the length of the condo with sliding door access from the Great Room and both Master Bedrooms, and features comfortable patio furniture that seats 11. It has as a outdoor dining table that seats 6 to enjoy the incredible views while enjoying a home cooked meal. Gramma and the kids will enjoy watching the Dolphins, Pelicans, people ;-), and other wildlife. In season, there is a daily parade of helicopters, boats, para sails and airplanes not to mention breathtaking fireworks displays. Some quests are totally entranced and spend their whole vacation just sitting on the balcony watching all the excitement.

Rainy day or relaxing at night: Use the free WIFI to Login to your Netflix or Facebook account on any of the 5 high definition/ 3D flatscreen Smart TVs. Each TV has a 3D blue ray player attached. Use the Blue tooth enabled sound stand in the grand room to listen to your own audio from your blue tooth enabled device. We also provides a small collection of DVDS for your enjoyment.

With our owner managed unit there is no need to even stop at a front desk. No corporate check in hassles at a front desk required for Ocean Ritz 1401!

We normally maintain a seven day minimum Saturday to Saturday model from the last Saturday in May to the second Saturday in August. All other times it is a 3 day minimum.

The front door lock features a push-button combination lock that we will program with your unique entry code valid for your stay. You can easily customize the code to something easier to remember, if you like. No problems with a physical key or magnetic card that can be lost in the sand! We can easily provide Ocean Ritz 1401 access to last-minute renters or guests who have lost their code by sending the codes via email or text message.

Ocean Ritz armbands and 1 Ocean Ritz parking pass are included in the rent. The owners also allows quests to use their annual PCB parking pass during their stay. It allows free parking at all city operated parking lots.

On site security in season helps keep your vacation as trouble free as possible.

We strive to make your stay a happy one! Please come and share in a bit of fun and relaxation in our little 'Splash' of paradise - where our attention to detail and desire for your happiness 'make the difference'!

Need a smaller place? Try our other condo at the SPLASH Resort. .vrbo #441694

If you need an even smaller place try our daughters beautiful 1 bed 2 bath sleeps 6 condo at Mariner West

vrbo #578271

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Mark & Carol Wrinn
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2016
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About Mark & Carol Wrinn

Mark is a Cattle Rancher and retired US Army Aviator. Carol is a retired Systems Administrator. Even though we are retired, we still stay very busy. Our favorite pass time is being with our family and friends and keeping our condos in tip top shape. When we saw the Happy look on the peoples faces visiting the Ocean Ritz, we knew we found the perfect family get away. Now we want others to share the fun. Please let us help you experience the same joy we found at the Ocean Ritz!

Mark & Carol Wrinn purchased this condo in 2012

Why Mark & Carol Wrinn chose Panama City Beach

Wide open living spaces, plenty of privacy, luxury amenities on the beach. 4 Bedrooms each with it's own bathroom, large living areas both inside and on the enormous balcony make the Ocean Ritz the best value for large group beach vacations on the Emerald coast.

What makes this condo unique

Location, Location, Location :-)


based on 55 holidaymaker reviews

Ocean Ritz 1401 Means Comfort And Fun For Everyone :-) Book It Now
average rating of 4.7454543 based on 55 reviews

great room! Would definitely stay at 1401 again!

  • 4 of 5

The owner was always available if I call or text him questions. The furniture is outstanding, this place was incredible

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice condo.

  • 4 of 5

I would have to say that this is probably one of the best if not the best condo that we have rented in PCB. The condo itself was very clean and well kept. The beds were very comfortable, and plenty of room for everyone to sleep. There was 11 of us this trip and we had more than enough room. The balcony was definitely the best we have had yet and we have been coming to PCB for several years staying in a different condo every time. I will definitely be back to this one. Mark and Carol were a big help in answering any questions that I had. As far as the resort goes, there is only 1 swimming pool and a small hot tub, the kids like to play in the pool as much as the beach, and a very small parking garage with extremely low clearance. Very tight fit if you drive a Tahoe. The overflow lot across the street stays overflowed, so if you don't park in your spot in the garage, you will more than likely have to park in the city lot behind that one. The condo itself gets 5+ stars, the rest of the building gets 2-3 stars, that's why the 4 star overall. We had no issues with the elevators. I know that has been a big problem we have had in the past at other resorts. I liked this one so much that I will be back, even with the inadequate parking garage.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marietta, Georgia

Excellent rental and many extras!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our Panama City Beach getaway. The rental was great. We were so grateful for the unexpected perks... the beach umbrella, beach chairs, boogie boards were used every day. The wifi worked perfect and the kids loved 3D movie experience! Shopping is close (liquor and daiquiris across the street). Wish we found the crockpot earlier than the last day! Definitely recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Russellville, Al.

Beautiful, well decorated, and well supplied. It was a great location.

  • 4 of 5

It was a great place, we loved it and it's location. Beautiful decoration with plenty of room.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very well kept and beautifully decorated property

  • 4 of 5

Had a very nice stay at Ocean Ritz 1401. Large enough for large family. Had enough kitchen supplies to cook meals. Not enough room for access around parking garage and getting in and out of building, and during peak season had to wait on elevators. My actual condo was great. Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely stunning

  • 5 of 5

This condo is absolutely amazing. Everything you could possibly need for your trip is there in the condo & it just has a home feeling. The beds are beyond comfortable. They have board games & movies if you have a rainy day. There are lots of businesses within walking distance. The view from the balcony is gorgeous. Mark & his wife are so helpful with any questions that you need answered. I would recommend this condo to anyone I know.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Northwest Florida Beachs (ECL)
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Pineapple Willys, Coyote Ugly
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 98
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
PCB Longbeach
Car: recommended

1/2 Mile to Super Walmart, Ripleys Museum and Wonderworks. Walk along the Beach to Pineapple Willys.

Drive through access to elevator lobby.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in the Long Beach, Long Beach

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
14 Aug 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Snowbird 17
1 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring Break
1 Mar 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring 17
16 Apr 2017 - 27 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer 17
28 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
4 July 17
1 Jul 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak Summer 17
9 Jul 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall 17
13 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £143 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £408
Tax Rate 12.5%

Saturday to Saturday preferred for weekly stays. A $500.00 security deposit is required. 7 day minimum required from Memorial day week until 3rd Saturday in August. 3 day minimum at other times. Guest ID bands, 1 Ritz parking pass and public parking pass provided free. Additional Ritz parking passes available for $10/stay in condo office. Public parking lot available $4/24 hour period.

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Long Beach in North West Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 14
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1674 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Grandmaster - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi , Double sinks, Granite countertop. Comfort height toilet
    Master - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Granite countertops, Comfort height toilet
    Kids - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Detachable shower head, Comfort height toilet
    Queen - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Comfort height toilet
  • All Bathrooms are granite and tile. Large closets in Master and Kids Bathrooms. Queen Bathroom also has access to grand room and contains stacked full size Clothes Washer and Dryer.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Grand Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , New Pillowtop mattress.
    Kids Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , 1 Bunk Bed , full futon bunk combo. full size sleeper sofa.
    Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Pillowtop matress
    Queen Room - 1 Large Double Bed , pillow top mattress.
  • Master and grandmaster have private access to Balcony. Stylish beach themed furniture and decorations in all rooms. Each Bedroom has access to its own bathroom.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Blue tooth enabled Sound Stand in Grand Room allows you to play your own audio from your blue tooth enabled device. Walking distance to Pineapple Willys, Ripleys and Wonderworks. Convenient to a Super Walmart so you can 'stock up' for your vacation.

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