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People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 6, walking distance to all the amenities of Pier Park

Calypso Resort and Towers is the absolute best location on the beach: Directly on the Gulf of Mexico, across from Pier Park shopping dining and entertainment center, and next door to the beautiful new Russell-Fields Pier! Minutes to Shipwreck Island Waterpark, Shell Island, Ripley’s Believe It or Not, WonderWorks interactive game facility,Gulf World Marine Park, Ebro Greyhound Racing, and Frank Brown Recreation Center (ball park and aquatic center).

BANANA BOAT RIDES, PARA SAILING, AND WAVE RUNNERS ALL AVAILABLE FOR RENT IN FRONT OF CALYPSO

Resort Features and Amenities:

* Private beach

* Two gorgeous oceanfront swimming pools

* Beachside Tiki Bar

* 24-hour Courtesy Patrol

* Fitness center

Unit Features:

* Fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops

* King Master Bedroom with private full bath, flat-screen TV

* Twin bunks in hallway

* Second full bath off hallway

* Private Oceanfront Balcony

* 42" TV in the living room with DVD player

* Private WIFI (not shared with condo)

* Premium Cable Channels + 46 music channels and 7 HBOs

* 2 folding beach chairs & umbrella in condo for your use

More Details

Owner
Iris Huisman-Thorpe
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, German, Dutch
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2017

About Iris Huisman-Thorpe

We are James and Iris from Cumming, GA. We lived in Panama City for almost 10 years, and love coming back to the Gulf Coast for vacations. In 2015, we managed to buy a small piece of paradise at Calypso, and hope you will enjoy it as much as we do. We want to make you as comfortable as we like to be on our family vacations!

Iris Huisman-Thorpe purchased this condo in 2015

Why Iris Huisman-Thorpe chose North West Florida

Location, location, location. Being within walking Distance of Pier Park is a huge advantage. It offers shopping and dining options for a variety of tastes. The condo is also ideally located for sporting events at Frank Brown Park, and only a short drive from the airport too. Of course, being right on the Gulf helps too - there is nothing quite like a sunset over the Gulf to help you totally unwind.

What makes this condo unique

NO WAITING AT A RENTAL DESK! GO STRAIGHT UP AND OPEN THE DOOR TO PARADISE! The 6th floor offers LESS TIME WAITING ON ELEVATORS, spectacular views and privacy - but you can still keep an eye on your family at the pool or beach.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Second bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • 1 king - with en-suite bathroom. Additionally there are 2 bunks in the recessed wall in the hallway, as well as a sleeper sofa in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Tiki Bar serves refreshments and snacks, Fitness Center on site. Beach service rents chairs, parasail, banana boats, paddle boards, seadoos and more.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.775 based on 40 reviews
5

Great condo! Great location!

  • 5 of 5

This unit was super clean upon arrival! Sixth floor made for a great view and not such a long wait for the elevators. Loved the convenience to Pier Park, as it's just a few minutes walk. Only wished we could've stayed longer!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great clean condo, in good location

  • 4 of 5

This unit was very clean and fully stocked with linens and dishes. Great location close to Pier Park. Easily walk to dinner and shopping. The pool area is also very nice and clean. The only negative has nothing to do with the unit itself. I found the Calypso beachfront to be overcrowded with rental chairs. The photos show two rows, but there are actually four full rows of chairs, plus the rental company puts up their chairs along the beachfront too. You will have to get up very early to get a spot if you don't want to pay for it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Overall very nice stay

  • 4 of 5

The room was very clean and just like described. Only complaint was that the vertical blinds were missing about 5 blinds, so whoever slept on the pullout couch was not able to sleep in due to the sun coming through the blinds. My husband found 2 blinds behind the couch and "fixed" those two and that did help. The only other concern is that if you want someone to start dishes and laundry, you should leave one dishwasher pod and enough detergent to do this. Sometimes people do not take these things on vacation. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice!

  • 4 of 5

Nice place, great view, great location to beach and Pier park! Being picky, could replace cushions on balcony chairs, they're molding. Few blinds broken. King bed noisy every time I would roll over, but not too uncomfortable. Kitchen and bathrooms awesome, great layout for our little family vacation. Beach chairs are great extra to have already in room.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your honest feedback. It really helps us to make small adjustments. Following your feedback, I have ordered new cushions for the outdoor furniture. I hope you had an enjoyable stay, and hope to welcome you back again in the future.
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Hickory, Kentucky
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

You can park and don't have to drive anywhere if you dont want to. The room is plenty large enough for a family of four.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Falkville, AL
5

Beautiful and clean

  • 5 of 5

The condo was incredibly clean. We were allowed to call when we got there a little bit early and were allowed to check in. We had trouble with the wifi the last couple of days and Iris had it taken care of immediately after I notified her. Will definitely try to stay in this same room again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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"A casual fine dining restaurant, Firefly is one of my favorite restaurants on the beach. Whe..."
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"One of the original beach clubs, where the locals come to dance, Schooners offers live music..."
Captain Anderson's Marina
"Home of Captain Anderson's restaurant, as well as Marina Cantina, a fleet of fishing boats a..."
Shipwreck Island
"With many water slides, a lazy river and a large wave pool, Shipwreck offers fun for all the..."
Frank Brown Park
"The aquatic center at Frank Brown Park is the perfect place to bring smaller kids, with its ..."
Andy’s Flour Power
"Fabulous place for breakfast or brunch, worth the drive to the East end of the beach. Be pre..."
Zooworld
"A small zoo, with a petting area for the kids, as well as a small playground. During high se..."
Spinnaker Beach Club & Paradise Grill
"Lunch, dinner or drinks with a view at this fabulous beach club. "
Liza's Kitchen
"A local favorite with gorgeous breakfast, lunch and brunch items. Be prepared to wait for a ..."
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"For those days that you want to stay in and cook, this is the place to pick up some yummy se..."
Pier Park
"Home to The Grand Theater for those days that the weather leaves a little to be desired, as ..."
Hidden Lagoon Golf & Racetrack
"The fastest go kart place on the beach"
Fun-Land Arcade & Snack Bar
"The longest running arcade in Florida, be prepared to travel back in time to the 1970s. For ..."
Nearest Airport
13.3 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Ferry
12.9 Miles
Shell Island Ferry
Nearest Beach
Property is beach-front

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Panama City Beach, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2017
20 May 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£554
for 3 nights
From
£163
£1,165
 
 
Fall 2017
5 Sep 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£475
for 3 nights
From
£136
£901
£2,264
 
 
Winter 2017-18
28 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£382
for 3 nights
From
£106
£593
£1,385
 
 
Spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£567
for 3 nights
From
£167
£1,209
 
 
Late Spring
16 Apr 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£528
for 3 nights
From
£154
£1,121
 
 
Summer 2018
28 May 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£567
for 3 nights
From
£167
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£488
for 3 nights
From
£141
£945
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £58.29
Damage Deposit £155.44

Please inquire for availability and confirmation of rates. Holidays and special events may have higher rates and longer minimum stay requirement.

LAST MINUTE deals are available. Rates are subject to change until confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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