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Escape...to the Beach!

34 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

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1 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Panama City Beach - Tidewater Beach Resort

923 sq ft Deluxe Unit with Master Walk-Out: 1 Bedroom + Bunk Room/2 Bathrooms


Tidewater Beach is a high-rise resort situated on 636 feet of white sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico. Our condo is one of few with both the Living Room & Master facing the Gulf!

The entrance to our unit is set back from the main hallway, allowing for a little more 'privacy' and less commotion. There are beds to accommodate up to 4 adults or a maximum of 6 persons if traveling with kids. We feel our condo would be perfect for families --especially those with teens or younger children --or a quiet escape for two.

This "Deluxe" unit is 923 sq. ft. with 1 Bedroom + Bunkroom and 2 Baths located on the 20th floor. From the balcony at this height, we have discovered that the 'noise' on the beach is almost inaudible, yet the soothing sound of the ocean waves is still clearly heard. Step out onto the 30 ft. private balcony and see what YOU experience!

The kitchen is well-appointed for preparing meals at home. Of course, we leave the grocery shopping up to you :). Two can dine at the cozy table and there's seating for four at the kitchen bar.

The Living Room offers impressive views of the Gulf through nine-foot-high sliding glass doors that open to the balcony. For your inside entertainment, there is a 40'' Samsung Smart TV with a complimentary Netflix account--or bring your favorite DVDs from home. Wi-Fi is free and can be accessed within the unit and locations throughout the resort. The sofa has a Queen-size bed and sleeps two comfortably.

Imagine a Master Bedroom with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors leading to the balcony and captivating views of the Emerald Gulf Coast.The Master has a Queen-size bed, large chest of drawers, 32'' flat screen TV, spacious closet and an en suite bath just steps away.

The Twin over Twin Bunks are tucked away inside a private 'Bunk Room'--a small, personal space just for the kids! There is a VIZIO 24'' Smart T.V. for watching movies or shows on NETFLIX (the bunk room is NOT equipped with cable), and the en suite contains a stacked washer & dryer.

We invite you to come relax and enjoy the spectacular views. It's a wonderful treat to watch dolphins playing, stingrays fluttering at the shoreline... and the dazzling sun as it sets over the sparkling sea.

Resort amenities include two huge lagoon pools, indoor (seasonally heated) pool, fitness center with Roman spa, conference center, movie theater (selected days of operation), game room, tiki bar/grill, and casual dining restaurant. There are seven elevators to service this 570-unit high-rise! We advise to keep your schedule flexible during holidays and peak season as the high volume of guests may increase elevator wait times.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Michael & June
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
28 October, 2016
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About Michael & June

Hi! We are Michael and June, the owners of our beach retreat in Panama City Beach. This is our only condo and our second home. We are lovers of the beach and ocean. Our favorite vacation usually involves scuba diving along with walks along the ocean shore.

Michael & June purchased this condo in 2007

Why Michael & June chose North West Florida

We have been vacationing on the sugar white sand beaches of the Florida panhandle for over 25 years. We are scuba divers and have traveled all over the world, especially the Caribbean. Few places, if any, provide the variety of activities as Panama City Beach, eg. fishing, golf, surfing, windsurfing, scuba, boogie boarding, amusement parks, great shopping, a great variety of restaurants and of course just relaxing at the beach and building sand castles. I personally enjoy Tidewater's great fitness center with cardio machines with TV as well as the great simultaneous view of the beach. Whatever you want in a beach vacation you will find it here. The only problem is that you will not want to go home. :D


based on 34 holidaymaker reviews

Escape...to the Beach!
average rating of 4.970588 based on 34 reviews

Had a relaxing stay....

  • 4 of 5

The condo was very clean and was very well equipped. Sunsets were awesome from the wonderful patio deck. It was nice having the washer and dryer and have the beach service -two chairs and umbrella was a nice added service. The queen bed was a little hard for us and the elevators were slow due be being on the 20th Floor but got better after the weekend. We were there after HERMINE so the water was not clear and they had lost about 40ft. of beach area. But we accomplished what we went there for. RELAX, read a book and good food and RELAX again. you can walk to Pier Park but beware there is not a sidewalk all the way there. So be safe and ENJOY! Cheers!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Trip

  • 5 of 5

The condo was great! Everything was nice and clean, probably the cleanest and neatest that I have ever seen a rental before. Tidewater itself ranks as one of my favorites now. Everyone there was so nice and helpful. The pools weren't crowded since there were a total of 3 pools. 2 large ones outdoors and 1 indoors. There were so many amenities that we never even got to, such as the game rooms and movie theater. They even had a great system in place for their luggage carts so that you didn't have to hunt them down. It is also very close and convenient to everything. Then most importantly, the owners are the sweetest people! They made the stay even better by making everything run so smoothly. They were right on top of everything and responded to an email or text right away! I was highly impressed with everything!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay at Tidewater # 2015

  • 5 of 5

Overall this is a great condo. We stayed 6/4-6/9. Condo was clean and well kept. Pictures are up to date. Master bed is firm but we slept ok. My boys, 2 and 5 loved the bunks beds. The bunk room works out great. We didn't use the sleeper sofa but, 6 could sleep here comfortably. Theres room for a pack and play too. Kitchen has everything you need, seriously. Some items include: small crock pot, cork screw, can openers, pizza pan and cutter, measuring cups, plenty of coffee filters, pot holders, mixer, blender, strainer, gallon pitcher. They've done a great job stocking the kitchen for what you need! There are plenty of towels and wash cloths. Sheets have a clean and fresh smell! Floors and carpet are actually clean, no black feet although there are a few minor stains. Brittany is doing a great job in keeping the place spotless and the owners definitely take pride in their condo.

Wifi had full signal the whole time. AT&T service is spotty within the condo but works better on the balcony. Having Netflix is a big plus for the kids. The balcony is great with amazing views. We saw several different marine life early in the morning.

Elevator service could be lengthy but wasn't bad. I do recommend starting the Tidewater check-in process about an hour in advance to actual check in. It took us an hour to register (we pre-registered as well) and to get a cart. We checked in on a Sat around 5. The lines were long. The hotel and grounds were kept clean and everyone was friendly and helpful. We only used one of the pools but it worked out great for both of my boys.

We used both the provided beach service and the chairs from the room. It was great having both options. My 5yr old loved having the boogie board too.

The owners were awesome to work with. From the first email, to them calling upon arrival, to them even having Brittany bring us a new coffee maker when it broke, they were great! Deposit was refunded the next day as well. I'd definitely recommend this condo.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Panama City Vacation Ever

  • 5 of 5

Our week-long stay at Tidewater 2015 was fantastic. The condo was spacious and had a great layout for a family. The owners went over and above to prepare us for our vacation and to ensure our stay was great. We communicated by phone, text, and email regarding every essential detail, from check-in to parking and directions. We enjoyed our beach service (chair/umbrella rental) being included, as well as the children's' activity programs. We visited the resort's restaurant, ice cream shop, game room, and swimming pools and enjoyed all of the amenities of Tidewater. The resort was perfectly located for our stay, as it is very close to Pier Park and Frank Brown Park (ball fields). It was one of our best family vacations ever!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

I enjoyed my stay in this condo. The owners were easy to work with and covered all the bases so that I had no issues while on my vacation. The condo was very quit even though it was very busy while I was there. Love the bedroom being on the beach side of the condo. I highly recommend staying at this property.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spectacular view!

  • 5 of 5

June contacted us immediately with all the required paperwork and followed up with a call. The views of the ocean are spectacular. The condo was clean, comfortable and convenient. We had a wonderful trip and will rent this condo in the future!

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International (ECP)
Nearest Beach
On The Beach
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Panama City Beach, Gulf Resort Beach

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
29 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early Spring
1 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Spring 1
18 Mar 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Spring 2
15 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Summer 1
20 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Summer 2
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Summer 3
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 4
8 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Summer 5
5 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £206
Clean Fee £78 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Reserving Guest MUST be at least 25 years of age and MUST occupy the unit for the entire duration of the stay. (Valid I.D. and Signed Rental Agreement IS Required to complete the booking process).

Check-In 4P.M./Check-Out 10A.M. (Central Standard Time)

NO Pets Allowed & NO Smoking Allowed

**Resort Registration: Reserving Guest must register & pay the non-refundable $25 registration fee to receive wristbands and parking passes. If arriving late, Temporary After Hour Wristbands may be issued by security to use resort amenities. Temporary bands are valid until noon the following day, allowing time to complete registration at the association registration desk located on 2nd floor lobby by Skywalk.**

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Panama City Beach in Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 20
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 923 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • 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 ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , stacked washer/dryer
  • There are 2 Full Bathrooms, both with sink, toilet and combination tub/shower. The master bath is accessible from the master bedroom. The "guest" bath, accessible from the bunk room, has a stacked washer & dryer.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Sleeper Sofa - 1 Large Double Bed
    BunkRoom - 1 Bunk Bed , Twin over Twin Bunk--suitable for kids/teens only
  • The Master Bedroom has a Queen-size bed, large chest of drawers, 32in. flat screen TV, spacious closet, and private master bathroom. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors lead to the balcony and amazing views of the Emerald Gulf Coast!
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
***Check-In: 4 P.M.-- Check-Out: 10 A.M. Central Time*** Please check our calendar for available dates and prices. Tidewater Beach Resort is just about half a mile drive (or walk) to the entrance of Pier Park, a 900,000 sq. ft. area filled with shops, restaurants, and other entertainment! The resort is also in close proximity to Frank Brown Park and Aaron Bessant Park. Located nearby are shops that offer scuba diving and fishing charters! There are golf courses nearby for some time 'on the green' or the tennis courts.

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