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Bedrooms 3
Space 1,420 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 7-10)

All photos are from this exact unit and were taken recently!

Please be aware that during the summer, we only rent from Saturday to Saturday.


Check the calendar. WE FILL UP EARLY! If your dates are not available, check our second 3/3 unit #604, at The Watercrest at VRBO #415189 and #204 VRBO #803395 If you are interested in another complex, we also own a 3/3 unit at Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort VRBO # 803516

TO RENT: Simply send an inquiry to us. We'll send a reply with a quote and booking information.


On Thomas Drive, this unit sits right on the beach on the quiet end of Panama City. You are just minutes away from Pier Park via Back Beach Road buy you can avoid the traffic , noise and parking decks of Front Beach Road.


Families and Retirees are welcome. NO SPRING BREAKERS PLEASE! The Watercrest is a quiet family oriented complex. We have quiet hours after 10 PM that are strictly enforced. It's great for those who want to avoid the loud noise and traffic from party-type places along Front Beach Road or near the Beach-Front bars and restaurants. You must be 25 years of age to rent at The Watercrest. No exceptions. It's a non-smoking, no pets unit!


Our 4TH FLOOR unit Watercrest unit is BEACH FRONT located at the center of the building and has a nice view of the pool as well as the wonderful gulf front, beach views. Not all Watercrest units have a pool view, ours does. It also has a DIRECT GULF FRONT unobstructed view of the beach from the kitchen, den, and two of the bedrooms.

This unit is 1440 sq feet! The kitchen is nicely equipped with new pots, pans, utensils, plastic ware, etc.. Fridge has an ice maker, new microwave vent hood, trash compactor, washer & dryer, central air and heat , dishwasher and, garbage disposer. We provide extra compactor bags. We provide all of the soap for the dishwasher. We have installed a nice key pad entry system. You don't have to take a key to the pool or beach and never worry about getting locked out! We will provide you with a key code that is valid for your stay only.


The balcony is very large and you can access the balcony from either of the two gulf front master bedrooms or the den. We have a table with 6 sling back chairs as well as two lounge chairs.


Free high speed internet is provided.

Each of the three bedrooms have their own bath, stocked with plenty of towels including beach towels for your convenience. All baths come with a blow dryer for your convenience. Both master baths have a magnifying make up mirror for those who need one (like me)

We have a good selection of board and card games and over 50 DVD's. We've added a brand new bean bag toss and ring toss beach games for your fun.

You'll enjoy the many amenities that Watercrest has to offer. The Watercrest has a tennis court, a shuffle ball court and, indoor racquetball court. We have a large pool, a kiddy pool, a huge hot tub, men’s and women's fitness rooms each with a dry sauna. There are also charcoal grills on the grounds.


Watercrest parking is stress free. The parking lot has an ample number of spaces. Parking is very near the elevators. You won't find yourself stressed out in a loading/unloading zone. Your rent includes UP TO TWO free parking passes. A maximum of two cars per unit are allowed. No exceptions.



We look forward to hearing from you

More Details

Wanda Rehberg
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

About Wanda Rehberg

The owners are both CPA's with an eye for detail. We have recently purchased this condo so our calendar shows a lot of availability!

We chose Watercrest because we love their huge floor plans. This 3BR/3BA unit has a whopping 1440 square feet. We love the large balcony and tennis court.

We dislike the parking garages and the hassels of crosswalks of Front Beach Road. You will not hear road noise from your room!

Our desire is to rent condo that exceeds our renter's every expectations. We want you and your family to have the perfect vacation.

Since we live fairly close to PCB, we spend time there ourselves so we find all of those little things like burned out bulbs or squeaky hinges that need attention. This condo is treated as our second home and it shows.

Wanda Rehberg purchased this condo in 2011

Why Wanda Rehberg chose Panama City Beach Area

Watercrest offers the largest floorplans in PCB. Our unit is 1440 square feet! There are ample parking spaces right in front just steps away from one of the elevators. There are NO GARAGES OR WALKOVERS!

You won't have to park in a loading/unloading zone. You'll park steps away from the elevators.

Watercrest units wrap around a large atrium. The way the building is laid out, the units are set back from the elevators and halls so you won't hear a lot of noise from people coming and going. There are plenty of elevators. There are four elevators and only 10 units per floor! Having such little foot traffic means it quiet which is especially nice if you want to sleep in!

Using Back Beach Road, you can get to Pier Park in minutes, without all of the traffic headaches.

It's simply the best!

What makes this condo unique


Watercrest floorplans, amenities, it's location on the quiet end of the beach make it the ideal condo for your rental. The parking is easy and hassle free. They have tennis, raquetball and shuffle board courts.

If you like to sit near the pool but don't want too much sun, there is a nice covered area with tables and chairs. You can sit in the cool shade and relax and keep an eye on your family.

There are men's and women's fitness rooms which have saunas.

There is a hot tub outside.

The pool is heated in the winter and there is also a kiddy pool.

The 3 BR units have two gulf front master bedrooms that open to the balcony.

One Master has a King, the second has a Queen. There is also a sleeper-sofa. The 3rd Bedroom has one Queen and One Twin. We also have a roll away bed.

All three bedrooms plus the den have flat screen televisons and cable. The den has a new DVD player.

All three bedrooms have their own private bath! No more waiting on a free bathroom!

The kitchen has both bar stools and a table with six chairs.

There are plenty of seating places on the large balcony. The balcony has a direct, unobstructed view of the beach.

Watercrest has only 10 units on each floor. You will be able to find chairs by the pool or on the sunning deck.

There is a beach chair rental company right in front of the building. Chairs are available to rent for a fee.

Guestbook comments from the owner

One of the best condos we have ever stayed at while visiting PCB! This unit had plenty of room for all of our family, including grandchildren. Can't say enough about how accommodating this unit is, very well furnished with lots of extras. very clean and very nicely decorated. The view from the 4th floor balcony is absolutely the best. We definitely were not ready to leave when our stay ended. Will be recommending to all my family and friends, hope this unit will be available for our next beach trip!
Jun 2011
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Biltmore Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1420 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No smoking includes the balcony!
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , MBR #1 Private Bath - separate sink area & toilet/tub area
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , MBR #2 private bath.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Across the hall from BR#3
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , MBR #1, King Bed w/door to large balcony. Private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , MBR #2, Queen Bed, with balcony door & private bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 3rd BR, 1 Queen & 1 twin - bathroom just across hall
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full sized sleeper sofa, 1 baby crib
  • King size beds (1) One of our beautifully decorated Gulf Front master bedrooms has a King Bed. It also has sliding door to the balcony and private bath. (2) Our second Gulf Front master bedroom is also beautifully decorated with a Queen Bed. It also has a sliding door the the balcony and a private bath. Our 3rd bedroom has a new Queen bed and twin bed in the 3rd BR. They both have 13.25 inch thick luxury mattresses! That's one twin adults won't mind sleeping on!, Twin or Single Beds. It has a bathroom just outside the bedroom door. We also have a portable crib for those of you with a baby. We have a sleeper sofa
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.8913045 based on 48 reviews

Great family unit.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed there in September of 2016 - great complex, great unit. Enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great view!

  • 5 of 5

Right on the beach. Great views

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great views

  • 5 of 5

We've rented this unit twice now and have not been disappointed. We had 6 adults and still plenty of room to move around. We saw dolphins and stingrays right off the beach.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice, with a beautiful view.

  • 3 of 5

It was a nice condo. Not any cabinet space for groceries to be stored, all cabinets were filled with stuff. Was not happy that we paid a cleaning fee & then before we checked out we were to sweep, mop, wash all towels the night before so the cleaning service would not have to wait for them to dry, we did ALL the cleaning! Just what were we charged a cleaning fee for when we did the cleaning? The ONLY thing the cleaning service had to do was make the beds and that really is ALL that was left to do!Plus the check in time is not till 4:00 p.m. and check out is 10:00 a.m. Crazy, most places allow you to check in a lot earlier. We know because we have stayed in Panama City Beach nine different years. If we come back to Panama City Beach, we won't stay here. We will not recommend this condo to our friends.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and clean

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this condo! Plenty of room, clean, and lots of extras! The owners always got back with us quickly. The chairs and the beach towels were an extra treat. We will be returning to this condo!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ferguson Girls Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo with wonderful Floorplan. We had a wonderful stay and look forward to returning soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
21 Miles
PCB has a nice international airport.
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Walk to Schooners, Scampy's
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Car: necessary

Pier Park is located 9.3 miles away (via Back Beach Road) You can enjoy Pier Park without the bumper to bumper traffic jam. Easy in/out of complex onto Thomas Drive.

Our condo has a book with a lot of information about nearby restaurants and things to do in the PCB area and directions to get to grocery stores, DVD rentals, golf, etc...

You'll be close to all of the activities without being bogged down in their noise and traffic.

Watercrest has a tennis court and shuffle board as well as indoor racquetball court.

Our condo has a large supply of games and 67 DVD's and a few beach toys for your children.


Rates & Availability

Biltmore Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2017
May 14 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
July 4th
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%


Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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