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Stunning Gulf And Beach Views From Tower 2 - 7th Floor

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,040 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

See what sets our condo. apart from so many others: Our view, interior, and the fact that our condo. can sleep 10 comfortably! Also, enjoy so many wonderful amenities located in and around Portofino Island Resort, detailed in description below!

For the Amazing View, there is no peeking around other buildings to view the magnificent 8 mile stretch of protected Gulf Islands National Seashore, enjoyed from the 65' long wrap-around balcony and the floor to ceiling windows inside. The sun rises over the National Seashore, and you can also see part of the Gulf of Mexico from this side of the balcony, as well as from the master bedroom windows. From the middle and other end of the long balcony, you can enjoy views of the Santa Rosa Sound and all the Adventure Cove activities taking place there, as well as the main pools and the gorgeous nightly sunset over the Sound.

About our Condo:

• Open floor plan with many floor to ceiling windows (and full-length drapes when desired). You will feel far from home and away from all the cares of the world in our professionally decorated, upscale West Indies style condo.

• Fully equipped, upgraded kitchen (stained cherry cabinets, built in appliances and granite counters). Everything you need to cook, bake, grill and entertain. (See below for specific appliances). Grill built in on the balcony.

• Master bedroom - comfortable King-size bed, large walk-in closet (with built-in safe that your key card activates), large flat screen TV with DVD player in armoire, private door to balcony.

• Master bathroom - Jacuzzi style tub, separate glassed in shower, water closet/toilet with privacy door, and double vanity with many drawers and cabinet space available.

• Other Bedrooms/Sleeping Accommodations: Guest Bedroom #1 has two queen beds with a closet, full bathroom, flat screen TV and DVD player

• Guest Bedroom #2 has one queen bed, a small walk-in closet, flat screen TV, and a full bathroom

• Living room has a queen-size sofa sleeper bed, 50' flat screen TV, and DVD player

• Other rooms: Laundry room with full-size washer and dryer

• Living Room/Foyer area has half-bath room

• Two designated parking spaces that are near the Tower 2 elevator

What you have to enjoy at Portofino Island Resort and the Surrounding Area:

Portofino Island Resort is an upscale, world-class resort and family vacation destination that offers you choices of relaxation, adventure, and fitness activities within the resort.

• For Relaxation - Relax on a beach chair with umbrella at the beach (Gulf) or the beach along the Sound (often serenaded by live music coming from the main pool). Rent a 'floating island' and enjoy the tranquility of the Gulf water. Enjoy the Portofino Spa for massages, facials, body treatments, manicures/pedicures, and more, many available in privacy along the Sound, in your residence, or in the Spa. Enjoy the Spa's whirlpool hot tub, sauna, and steam room. Relax in the hot tubs located at the main pool (at the Lifestyle Center) or at each tower's swimming pool. Enjoy a Sunset Cruise aboard Portofino's 63-foot catamaran. Often live music at the pool. Enjoy a cocktail at the bar by the pool. Enjoy a movie from the main pool on selected evenings.

• For Adventure - Rent kayaks, paddleboards, surfboards, boogie boards, sailboats, jet skis and even bicycles (all sizes and including pull-behind trailers for small children). Splash and bounce at the Adventure Cove Water Park (water trampolines, huge water slides, and more). Surf or boogie board in the Gulf of Mexico. In the Sound, rent jet-ski wave-runners, Hobie Cat sailboats (14' or 16'), stand-up paddleboards, and kayaks. Bring your poles and fishing gear and fish along the Santa Rosa Sound. Also, sign up for a charter fishing trip through Portofino's Adventure Depot. Rent scooters and go explore! Take a Dolphin Cruise on Portofino's 63' catamaran. Teens, enjoy a Teen Cruise on the catamaran on selected evenings (reserve in advance for cruises).

• For Fitness - Enjoy the state-of-art fitness center with Cybex and True equipment. In addition, Pilates, yoga, and spin classes, which look out from the second floor fitness center over the two infinity edge main pools and Santa Rosa Sound. Also, play on the five lighted, hydro-clay tennis courts, set along the backdrop of the Santa Rosa Sound and Gulf of Mexico. Led by USPTA-pro tennis director Arthur Anastopoula, participate in group and private lessons, clinics, socials, match play as well as team get-away packages. Jog, walk or bike along the paved path along the Gulf Islands National Seashore that go for many miles past Portofino. Enjoy golfing at one of the beautiful, local golf courses.

For the Kids:

• Swimming pools at the Lifestyle Center and each tower

• Boogie boards and surfboards at the Gulf of Mexico beach; kayaks and stand-up paddleboards at the Gulf and sound beaches

• Adventure Cove Water Park until October!

• See all the other fun activities listed above!!

• During the long summer season at Portofino, check out the Kids' Camp days, activities, craft-times, scavenger hunts, Kids' Nights Out from 5:30 - 9 PM on selected evenings, dive-in movies on selected evenings, fireworks show each Tuesday evening at 9 PM over the Sound!! So much fun to have!!!

Last, but not least, the Food and Drinks:

When looking for an option outside of eating in our condo, look no further than the food offered at the restaurants onsite (at the Spa and Lifestyle Center) or take the Portofino catamaran to the local Boardwalk to enjoy lunch or dinner at one of the fabulous restaurants there!

• At the Lifestyle center, visit the casual, yet elegant, sit-down restaurant and lounge of Terracotta. Excellent food and wines!

• Eat out by the pool at Terrazzo, a casual dining and bar open 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

• Enjoy mouth-watering stone oven pizza made out by the pool. Order at Terrazzo and enjoy at the tables there or by the pool, or call the extension from the condo to have it delivered to you!

• Many servers are available around the main pools and along the beaches to bring you food and drinks from the Terrazzo menu

• Starbucks coffee and coffee drinks, and fresh smoothie bar, on the second floor of the Lifestyle Center next to the Fitness Center

More Details

Property Manager
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 December, 2017

About Owner

We love the Emerald Coast natural beauty and lifestyle. We also love water sports, sailing, scuba, fishing, kayaking and jet skiing!

Owner purchased this condo in 2013

Why Owner chose Pensacola Beach

Portofino is the premier resort for a hundred miles in any direction!

What makes this condo unique

Where else can you find vistas of the Gulf of Mexico, with its clear blue water and white sand beach, and the Santa Rosa Sound, with 8 miles of protected National Seashore right next door and running between the two waterways? Besides the amazing natural beauty, there's no need to ever have to drive with the short walk or resort tram ride to the beach, sound, pools and all the leisure, adventure and fitness activities available at this world class resort!

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2040 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Double vanity, enclosed toilet, hairdryer
    Half Bath - Toilet , very handy for after pool and for visitors
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , hair dryer
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , hair dryer
  • 3 Full Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Spacious and sleeps 2
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Also, Queen Sofa Sleeper in Living Room, in all sleeps 4
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Large Double Bed , Sleeps 4
  • 3 Bedrooms plus Queen Sofa Sleeper in Living Room, in all Sleeps 10 comfortably
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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One of the best condos I’ve ever stayed in Florida. Beautiful view and condo was huge and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the most beautiful and tranquil condos. The condo is so spacious and beautifully decorated. Comfortable furniture from beds to couches. The view is amazing and overlooks the bay and ocean. Best vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mary Beth, for your awesome review!! We take great pride in keeping a beautiful, fresh, and updated condo, and are so pleased you found our condo to be these things!! Please come back anytime - we look forward to hosting you and your family again!!
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5

Incredible details on the accommodations

  • 5 of 5

This condo was amazing! Very spacious and the owners have taken time to focus on the details to ensure you have everything you need to enjoy your stay. Kitchen was fully equipped for our the meals we decided to cook ourselves. The views were spectacular and the made for a very relaxing vacation. Very clean and up to date. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are SO happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at Portofino and our condo!! That is what we strive for with renting our Portofino Island condo.
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5

Beautiful condo with great views

  • 5 of 5

Great time at the property. Easy check in and convenient location.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay!!
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5

Wonderful Resort Gorgeous Views!

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about our stay. The condo is beautiful with amazing views, beautiful colors, and comfortable beds. The resort has so many amenities. It was a very relaxing weekend. Definitely rent bikes and ride (3 1/2 miles) into town to the restaurants and shops for a fun day. We will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so very happy you enjoyed your stay, Patience! That is our biggest goal with renting our condo. Come back anytime!
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PERFECT!!

  • 5 of 5

I am so happy the I found this condo on VRBO when looking for a place to stay with my family when going down to Pensacola for a family wedding. From the first contact with the owner to checking out of the resort everything was Perfect!

The size of the condo for 9 adults...Perfect!

The amenedities at the condo...Perfect!

The comfort of the condo...Perfect!

The locations of the condo to the pool...Perfect!

The beautiful view...Perfect!

The convenient parking...Perfect!

We can't wait to go back, thank you Lisa for letting us enjoy your home.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you and your family had a perfect time at our Portofino condo. home!! We always aim for our guests to have a perfect experience at our condo and at Portofino, so they can take home amazing memories with them. Thank you for sharing the highlights of what you found perfect during your stay!!
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Beautiful, clean, safe, relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the resort! Although the weather wasn't cooperating with us, we still had plenty to do. We went to the spa, received a fabulous massage, got in the suana, steam room and jacuzzi. We also exercised in the exercise room and swam lots in the indoor pool! The condo in which we stayed in was spectacular! Up to date with decorations, very classy and clean. You can tell the owners go above and beyond in keeping this condo in tip top shape for their guests. No doubt, I'll always request the room in which we stayed in for future vacations at Portofino.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Pensacola Airport
Nearest Restaurant
Onsite
Nearest Beach
Out the door
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
 
Fall II 2017
27 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£675
for 2 nights
From
£238
£1,780
 
 
Christmas/New Year's 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£784
for 2 nights
From
£293
£2,102
 
 
Winter 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£675
for 2 nights
From
£238
£1,780
 
 
Spring Break 2018
10 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,265
for 3 nights
From
£356
£2,541
 
 
Spring 2018
21 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£868
for 2 nights
From
£335
£2,395
 
 
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,516
for 3 nights
From
£439
£3,127
 
 
4th of July Week
1 Jul 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,642
for 3 nights
From
£481
£3,420
 
 
Summer II 2018
8 Jul 2018 - 10 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,516
for 3 nights
From
£439
£3,127
 
 
Blue Angels Dress Rehearsal
11 Jul 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
1 night minimum stay
£679
for 1 night
From
£481
 
 
Blue Angels Show
13 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
1 night minimum stay
£721
for 1 night
From
£523
 
 
Summer III 2018
15 Jul 2018 - 4 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,516
for 3 nights
From
£439
£3,127
 
 
August 2018
5 Aug 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£993
for 2 nights
From
£397
£2,834
 
 
Labor Day 2018
31 Aug 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£1,119
for 2 nights
From
£460
 

Additional pricing information

Condo. Cleaning Fee £121.58 + Tax
Limited Damage Waiver £56.29 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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