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June 2 - June 10 LAST MINUTE SPECIAL $850 TOTAL FEE

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Townhome, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

Gulf Highlands Beach Resort is located on 'the world's most beautiful beaches'. This townhouse is located only 3 minutes walk from the beach. Backyard is located on a shore of a small lake frequently visited by a variety of bird species and turtles. The unit provides all the privacy you will need while located in a rapidly developing area with tremendous entertainment opportunities.

You will love this remodeled 2 Bedroom townhouse. The upstairs master bedroom has a king size bed, large closet, dresser, new plasma TV and DVD, and a balcony porch with sitting area overlooking the canal and ocean. Second bedroom has a queen bed and a twin bed with large closet and a dresser. Both bedrooms are furnished with new linens, pillows, and covers. We also provide air mattresses with extra lines and blankets. Bedrooms are next to the remodeled bathroom with plenty of bath towels, shower, and a bathtub.

Downstairs the living room has a queen sofa sleeper, a love seat, new big flat screen plasma TV and cable (including HBO!) along with a half bath, dining area, a remodeled fully furnished kitchen with many new appliances and equipment, barstools, and remodeled laundry room with a washer and dryer. Walk out onto the patio for grilling and rest time with the great view of the lake, numerous birds, large grass area, and beautiful pine and palm trees landscaping.

We furnish linens, pack and play for infants and toddlers with its own set of linens, sporting equipment for tennis, putt-putt, shuffle board, beach chairs and beach umbrella, board games, and other amenities.

Gulf Highlands Beach Resort offers a beach house with swimming pool, deck, lounge chairs and a snack bar, 11 swimming pools (5 of them heated), six tennis courts (2 are lighted), miniature-golf, shuffleboard, playground, free broad-bend Wifi-connection in a nearby community center (3 min walk), exercise room, 24-hour security and gated community, 2 private reserved parking spaces directly out front door, and a beautiful lagoon that goes through the complex. Gulf Highlands community is known as one of the most family-friendly resorts in Panama City Beach area. These amenities are all FREE!

Panama City Beach was voted the #1 drive destination in Florida and the 4th best beach in North America by The Travel Channel. Gulf Highlands Beach Resort is located in the Heart of 'The Strip'. Restaurants (e.g. Pineapple Willy’s made famous by VISA commercial), Entertainment, Theater, Bowling Alley, arcade, Post Office, retail and grocery Shopping (Wal-Mart, Publix) are all within walking or short drive distance. This complex is about 4 miles from great shopping, eating, and sunset pier walk at The Pier Park, and sport and relaxation at Frank Brown Park and St. Andrews State Park with shuttle to most spectacular Shell Island. Other Attractions include: Gulf World Marine Park, Zoo World, Flowbee Water Surfing, Shipwreck Island Water Park, Gran Maze, Miracle Strip Amusement Park, dolphin tours, Pirate Cruise and lunch/dinner cruises, Ripley’s Believe It or Not, fishing, boating, jet ski tours, kayaking, boating, snorkeling, scuba diving, (deep sea) fishing, safari tours with big alligators and more, golfing– you name it Panama City Beach has it.

And now yet another proof of vibrant development in PCB -- Southwest Airlines introduced four direct flights from the Panama City-Bay County International Airport (just 15 min from the Gulf Highlands) – Baltimore, Houston, Nashville, and Orlando. Delta flights are also available.

Payments accepted - check, debit and credit cards, or Paypal.

Keywords: Townhouse; Condo; Gulf Highlands; Edgewater; Beach; Gated; Security; Excercise; Heated pools; Putt-putt; Private beach house; Shopping

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About The Owner

We live in Birmingham, Alabama, and we purchased the townhouse in 2010. We love outdoors and we don’t pass on any opportunity for sport, travel, relax, and family time. We have been coming to Florida and traveled along Gulf Coast for the past 11 years. We kept coming back so often any time of the year that we eventually decided to buy our own beach house. We put our heart and soul into the remodeling of this condo and we hope you will enjoy it just as much as we do.

The Owner purchased this townhome in 2010

Why The Owner chose Florida North West

Panama City Beach is NEW & IMPROVED. It has something for everybody-- beach, sport, relax, restaurants, shopping, clubs, zoo, aquarium, cruises, museums, etc. Gulf Highlands is a family resort with many amenities (tennis, mini-golf, shuffleboard, 11 pools, private Beach Club, Wi-fi) and activities right on site at no additional charge. It is centrally located in the heart of PCB and right across the street from the beach.

What makes this townhome unique

It’s home away from home. Our condo is recently remodeled and is furnished with two new flat screen TVs, cable (including HBO), sport and beach equipment, comfortable beds, new linens, towels, covers, pillows, and new appliances. It has two bedrooms, balcony, patio for grilling, beautiful view of a lake and ocean surrounded with typical Florida landscaping. We also offer pack and play for the youngest ones. You have many amenities offered at no extra charge and beach is right across the street. The convenience of pulling up to your front door to your two private parking spots and no elevators to deal with is priceless especially when you pack up your family for vacation. For extra security, Gulf Highlands is in the gated community. When you add it all up you have a whole house at much better price than in any hotel on the beach.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just want to let you know that yes we will be staying at your condo again. It is a very lovely unit. And I am sorry that I forgot to mention to you about how comfortable the beds were. I could tell right away that the mattress in the master bedroom amazing. I have had 5 back surgeries so I am a little picky about my bed and I slept very comfortably.
Apr 2012
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Amenities

Panama City Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lakefront
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two parking spots, beach chairs, parasol, tennis rockets, putt-putt clubs, shuffleboard equipment; games, two additional inflatable beds with electric air pump. Private free broad-bend Wifi is available in the condo, and public free broad-bend Wifi is available by pools, gym, and a community center. Ceiling fans in both bedrooms & living room. Cable television with 60+ channels in Master bedroom and living room. Gulf Highlands is set in the middle of a community providing tremendous opportunities or entertainment – amusement parks, restaurants, pristine gulf beach parks etc.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.8039217 based on 58 reviews
5

Loved!

  • 5 of 5

Mrs. Anna was the best owner we've rented from yet. We had one small problem when we first arrived and she got it solved right away. The place is absolutely wonderful. Like the little community. Would defiantly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect family location- felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

LOVED our stay here! We have 5 children ranging in age from 17 to 6, and being here was perfect for everyone; close enough to the beach I felt safe letting the older boys go without us, yet removed enough to provide a nice retreat from the downtown busy/crowds/party atmosphere. Our girls loved the pools too because they were never crowded. The little pond right in back provided entertainment for the kids while we made dinner; they got to play with turtles, had a heron hang out and could catch/release fish. Anna is wonderful - so attentive and checked in with us many times. It felt like we stayed at a "friend's" place. She was very accommodating. You can't beat this place-Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Family Fun!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful little home next to all of the fun, however hidden from the commercialism of a tourist city. This home is aweomse and the community where it is located is great as well. Between the pools, mini golf course and the lagoon where my kids got to feed turtles we were so busy exploring we kept are vacation budget well under what we planned to spend! Clean, comfy and fully supplied kitchen this was one of our faviorte places to stay and we have traveled the world! Quite happy here :) The homeowner was amazing as well and was so helpful!! Staying here is highly recommended!!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, close to the beach and nice pools.

  • 5 of 5

This unit was great and the owner was fabulous to work with. A five minute walk to the beach front pool. Great cafe at the beach pool, brand new lounge chairs. Pools and mini golf course in the complex were nice and well maintained. Unit was spacious, clean and quiet. We will definitely stay here again when we return to Panama City.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great view of the lagoon and quiet location still close to beach

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful trip! This was perfect for our family old and young alike. The condo was fantastic! Only issue was that the clubhouse was under renovation so the pool overlooking the gulf was also closed. The property was close to the beach access and looked out at the lagoon. We were able to see turtles from the back patio! Owner had games, beach equip, sporting equip, and other household items for our use. Very inviting! We would absolutely stay here again! Beautiful location just off the beach so it was also quiet. Gulf Highlands is a large community that feels like a neighborhood rather than a hotel like the high rises on the beach.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Week

  • 5 of 5

The rental was clean and as described. We enjoyed the short walk to the beach as well as the amenities located in the complex. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
ECP: Northwest Florida Beaches Inter. Airport
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Gulf Highlands Beach Club
Nearest Point of Interest
Private Club Beach House
Nearest Point of Interest
Wal-Mart
Nearest Point of Interest
Frank Brown Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Gulf World Marine Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Pier Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Ripley's Believe It or Not
Nearest Point of Interest
Capt. Anderson's, Treasure Ship, Pirate Cruise, dolphin tour
Nearest Point of Interest
St. Andrews State Park, Shell Island Shuttle
Nearest Point of Interest
Pineapple Willy's
Nearest Point of Interest
Shipwreck Island
Nearest Point of Interest
Signal Hill Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Sharky's
Nearest Point of Interest
Coconut Creek Family Fun Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Airport
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $100

Winter months: taxes and cleaning fee included in the rental price; Summer: deposit $100; Spring Break: $350 security deposit; Rental age: 21+; No pets allowed

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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