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"October-2017 Special-Beachfront'''Steps to the aqua beachfront Condo VIEW

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 712 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 28 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom + Other, 1 Bath, Sleeps 2-5 "We own 4 more Beachfront condos here"

This gorgeous first story beach front condo has been completely remodeled with beautiful wood plank tile floors, a modern walk-in shower, comfortable furniture, stainless steel appliances, and a brand new King size bed in the Master in Jan 2013. It is located directly 25 yards from the beach at South Padre Island with breathtaking views. This non-smoking one bedroom, 1 bath condo is fully equipped with almost all amenities you need away from home. Fall asleep and wake up to the soothing sound of ocean waves and view an amazing sunrise right from the bedroom. The large furnished balcony is a great place to entertain and enjoy the ocean in a more private setting with a glass of wine or coffee. The condominium complex has 2 huge pools that are heated during the winter. This is one of our five beachfront view condos we own at this complex on Homeaway.com Listing #4315102, 3499048, 365797, 3559240 and 3643752. If this one is booked try our other four.

This 712 square foot home, is able to accommodate a small family of 5 (2 adults, 3 small children) or 4 adults comfortably with a King size bed in the bedroom and a queen-size Murphy bed in the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped for all your cooking needs and the market is near by. The bathroom is fully updated with beautiful granite countertops and a walk-in shower, high quality bath towels, and has a serene feel to it. The condo is equipped with a blender, coffee pot, microwave, iron and ironing-board, Wi-Fi, 2 flat screen TVs, DVD player, cable with 6 HBO and 4 ESPN channels, linens and bath towels. A guest laundry facility is provided on the property. (Washer and Dryer are provided for monthly renters)

Water sports, beach chairs and umbrella rentals are available at the beach.

All you need to bring with you is swimwear, food, beach towels, and beach gear to have a wonderful time in the aqua blue waters of South Padre Island. THERE REALLY IS A PARADISE IN TEXAS!

Walk to Clayton’s down the beach for food and drinks, great live-music, beach volleyball, and water rentals. Water activities include Schlitterbahn Beach Water Park, dolphin watch, boogie boarding, snorkeling and scuba, surfing and sailboat rentals, and skydiving. For the fisherman in the family, there is bay fishing, deep sea fishing, fishing at the jetties, pier, surf and fly fishing. Off-site bird and turtle watching and beach four-wheeling are popular island activities. Other activities include horseback riding and the Laguna Madre Nature Trail. Visit the historical Port Isabel or take a 30 minute drive to Brownsville to one of the top zoos in the country—The Gladys Porter Zoo. Across the border is Matamoros, Mexico. For golfers, there is golf on the Gulf of Mexico at the South Padre Island Golf Club in Laguna Vista. (SPI permit #2015-029458)

More Details

Property Manager
Mario & Toni Villarreal
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About Mario & Toni Villarreal

Family who enjoys the clear waters of South Padre and who love to get away from the big city life. And not to mention the outstanding Red and Trout fishing.

Mario & Toni Villarreal purchased this condo in 2012

Why Mario & Toni Villarreal chose Gulf Coast

We love South Padre Island, it's the best beach in Texas. We purchased our first condo in 2010 and loved it so much that we decided to buy this one. This beachside condo has made our dream come true and we can't wait to retire on the island. Until that day, we hope everyone who stays in our condo will leave with the same love for South Padre Island as we do.

What makes this condo unique

We enjoy the beautiful views and sound of the ocean waves off our balcony. We wake up to the beautiful morning sunrise and quietness of the resort. The beach is just steps away and we know this place will bring us many good memories.

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Guestbook comments from the manager

We were so excited when we walked in the front door of this condo. You would think you walked into a model home. This place had everything you need and more. The view from the balcony was outstanding, you can walk out the patio and sand on the beach in 15 second. That's how close it is...The owners were so nice, they gave us tips on where to eat and things to do. This went a long way since this was our first time to SPI. Without a doubt we will be back and spread the word to all our friends. Thank you Toni and Mario
May 2014
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Map

Car: not necessary

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, miniature golf, parasailing, boating, health/beauty spa, wildlife viewing, and skydiving

Amenities

South Padre Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 712 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • fully updated with granite counters and walk in shower in Dec. 2012
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 queen , Queen murphy bed in living room
  • Master bedroom has a comfortable king size bed with breath-taking views of the ocen. In the Living room, a Queen size Murphy bed that folds up in the wall is available. (Very comfortable)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Cooking Utensils, Blender, Oven, 4 ring stove, Stove, Wireless Broadband, Ceiling Fans, Alarm Clock, Games Kids, Walkway to Water

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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"October-2017 Special-Beachfront'''Steps to the aqua beachfront Condo VIEW
average rating of 4.7733335 based on 78 reviews
Austin Texas
5

Best vacation

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time I have stayed at a Villarreal's condo. I had the pleasure to stay in their upper condo a year ago. This new, clean condo was better than my imagination. I felt like I walked into a decor magazine with beautiful furniture and decorations. Everything was new and very comfortable. The kitchen was fully stocked for the cooking I did. This was my first time coming to South Padre during the winter, and it was amazing. I walked the warm beach every morning and witnessed God's glory with the rising sun, which was right off the balcony. It was in 80's almost every day. The balcony of the condo has a beautiful view of the beach and I ate all my meals on it. Who would have thought you could get a tan in January? The two pools were warm and refreshing. The other guest were very friendly and welcoming, who have been coming for several decades. They even said this condo was the nicest at the Tiki. I thought I was in paradise until reality hit and I was forced to go back home to work. To add to it, everyday I had a relaxing shower in the most beautiful shower I have seen. I did leave with new friends to see next year and a relax feeling that I have not felt in any past vacations. I didn't feel like I was at a hotel but a place of my own. And, I know that the Villarreal's want me to treat this as my home. I definitely recommend this condo and plan coming back this summer.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that your stay was so relaxing. Our goal is to make sure that all our guest have the same wonderful experience that you did. Thank you, The Villarreals
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Overall, enjoyed our stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Tiki. We did miss a couple of things that we have had at other condos like a dish washer and onsite washer/dryer. What we liked was the very short walk to the beach and how convenient it is to carry beach stuff back and forth. The pool closest to our unit was also enjoyable after being at the beach all day.

Checkin/checkout was very convenient and quick. The owners/managers were very good at staying in touch when needed.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Salim, Thank you for your review on our Condo. We are pleased that you enjoyed your 4nt stay in our second home. We do have convenient washer/dryer access right outside the condo at the tiki. We do not have a dishwasher in this particular condo, but we do disclaim this on the property description on the website. We look forward to having you back soon and we do have three other condos in this complex that have a dishwasher if you would prefer next time. Thank you, The Villarreal's
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5

Beautiful condo and very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 and Black Lab were extremely impressed with the condo and how beautifully the owners have decorated and cared for it. We were close to the water for easy access. We watched the fireworks without leaving our complex. We also walked next door to Clayton's for refreshments and across the street to see the sea turtles. We enjoyed time away from the sand in one of the 2 pools the complex has to offer. We also enjoyed cooking our own meals. This condo has an upgraded glass top stove, oven and microwave. It also boasts many small appliances such as a crockpot, toaster, coffee maker, and griddle. We suggest bringing extra towels, glass and countertop cleaner, laundry detergent, $4.75 a load in quarters for washing, paper towels, and extra trashbags. Our 8 day vacation was a great deal and we plan to rent with Mario and Toni Villarreal again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very beautiful decor and steps to the beach

  • 5 of 5

The first floor condo is exceptional with lovely beach touches . Step out onto the porch and you are literally steps to the beach. Every amenity to make the experience comfortable.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful little get away!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was just the right size for my husband and two boys. The bedroom had an amazingingly comfortable king size bed! The condo was completely remodeled and decorated to the T! The kitchen had all new appliances and stocked with everything you could possibly need. Make this a stop anytime you are in South Padre!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nicely updated!

  • 5 of 5

The condo provided by the Villarreal's was very nicely decorated and renovated. We enjoyed our weeks stay there. All the daily household appliances and kitchen ware was available to use and all in great condition. I especially appreciated the dehumidifier as it made our stay very comfortable. We look forward to another future stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Pet Fee $79
Damage Deposit $225

Quotes on Website are subject to change until verified with us. Weekly rates are only offered for 7 full days. Monthly rates are only offered for the 30 days consecutively. Daily rates apply after weekly rate or Monthly rate. *Spring Break $225 per night Min.4nts. HOLIDAYS ARE CHARGED EXTRA **$100 Cleaning fee for Monthly rentals **Rates are subject to change. Monthly rentals cancellations 60 prior to check in receive full refund minus $75 cancellation fee. All other cancellation will receive a full refund with 60 days notice minus $75 cancellation fee. PRICES REFLECT CASH/CHECK DISCOUNT and Paid in U.S Currency.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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