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Gorgeous 2 BR Bay Front Condo W/ Incredible Views and a Boat Slip!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom (Sleeps 5), within 10 yards of the water!

This beautiful condo will make your dream vacation on South Padre Island. Stunning views of the Laguna Madre from all rooms and the large outdoor deck. Private boat slip included, reserved car parking space, and access to the lovely condo association (shared) swimming pool. Lush tropical landscaping and grass all around the complex. Large shared fishing dock with evening spot lights (to attract the fish) and a fish cleaning table. This condo has the best views on the island for sunsets and for Friday night fireworks. Comfortably sleeps five people. Three flat screen TVs, stereo system (includes speakers on the deck), and high speed WiFi Internet.

While this is a new property rental listing with no renter reviews yet, we previously sold another rental property which had over 50 'rave' reviews and even more very happy former and repeat renters. We believe strongly in taking care of our condo and taking care of our guests!

This property is registered with the City of South Padre Island Permit No. 2015-455804.

More Details

Owner
Peter & Robin
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017

About Peter & Robin

This condo has been our exclusive home away from home for the last six years, and we are just starting to rent it part time, beginning in the spring 2013. We love South Padre Island and plan to retire there. The above photo is our family, celebrating the release of an Atlantic Green turtle that we rescued from being snagged in a crab trap. We brought the turtle to Sea Turtle, Inc. (a non-profit sea turtle rescue & rehabilitation center on South Padre Island), and after a few months in their care... we released the turtle again to where we rescued it originally in the Laguna Madre. See http://www.seaturtleinc.org/ and visit them when you come to South Padre Island!

Peter & Robin purchased this condo in 2007

Why Peter & Robin chose Gulf Coast

Our first condo on South Padre Island was on the Gulf side, but after falling in love with the Western exposure to the Laguna Madre, including the incredible sunsets and summertime fireworks... we soon found this condo and sold the other one. This condo 'IS IT' for us, and we are sure you will love it, too.

What makes this condo unique

Check out the second photo, taken from a boat on the Laguna Madre, of our condo unit. This will hopefully help you get a feel for the views you're going to be enjoying.

Note that this condo includes both the 2nd and 3rd floors of the building, as outlined with the labeled box in the photo. A couple of features make this condo unit unique:

-The deck is huge, over the entire width of the condo (something like 30+ ft), and about 8-10 ft deep. It is a viewing paradise for water, birds, sunsets, etc. (including the best seat on the island for the city fireworks, every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day, plus July 4th and New Year's Eve)

-The four windows you see on South West corner of the 2nd floor of the condo (3rd floor of the building) are all in the master bedroom. Nearly 180 degrees of water... a wonderful view to start each day of your vacation on South Padre Island!

- There is a bar area adjacent to the dining area, with a second small refrigerator and a large capacity ice maker.

- The master bathroom has a two person Jacuzzi tub (jetted tub), in addition to a separate shower stall.

Amenities

South Padre Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • 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
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , Connected to family / living room (downstairs).
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Connected to bedroom #2 (upstairs).
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master bathroom (upstairs). Hair dryer included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom with West and South views of the Laguna Madre
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Second bedroom has 1 full, 1 twin, and 1 twin trundle bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(72 traveler reviews)

Gorgeous 2 BR Bay Front Condo W/ Incredible Views and a Boat Slip!
average rating of 4.9305553 based on 72 reviews
5

Beautiful home with a wonderful view!

  • 5 of 5

Peter and Robin have a beautiful home with a cozy environment. All kitchen items that I could have needed were there, with a grocery store right across the main road. We were able to fish off of the dock after we spent the evening grilling on their great Weber grill! Peter checked in on us to make sure everything was going well and made sure all our needs had been met. The house was clean and nicely decorated. The TV system was slightly difficult to use but was definitely manageable following the directions. Overall, we loved the house and really enjoyed the beautiful view from the front deck overlooking the bay! Will definitely stay here again when visiting South Padre!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect combination

  • 5 of 5

There are many fantastic condos we have stayed at over the years, this one is at the top of the list. Of course it is very clean and we'll kept. I can't think of anything that hasn't been thought of and provided. The location is the best on the island as far as we are concerned. What stood out the most however is the wonderful family who has it and is very happy and excited to share this great place. The owners are truly great people who are motivated to see you have a fantastic time at their well appointed place. Book it and you won't look back (you'll be too focused looking out the "best window in the world"). Can't wait to stay again!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent several relaxing days at this condo. The location is perfect! Walking distance to several restaurants, bay activities, souvenir shops & grocery store. Short distance to beach as well. This condo provided EVERYTHING you could need to enjoy your stay; beach toys & chairs, fishing rods, outdoor grill, all kitchen utensils! We utilized the pool and our older boys fished off the pier every night. The sunset is AMAZING from the deck. I can't say enough about the condo and the considerate owners! You won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing Family Get Away at South Padre - can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this condo for our first trip to Padre and couldn't have had a more incredible time. First and foremost, the condo is magnificent. Panoramic views of Laguna Madre from the master bedroom, downstairs, and the wrap-around outside lanai...simply breath-taking! The decorations and accomodations really make you feel like you're in a 5-star hotel. The condo pool is perfect for lounging and having fun with the kiddos. My son and I really enjoyed "night fishing" on the private dock, turning on the green spotlights and catching some green perch and sea trout. The condo provided absolutely everything you need: amazing in and outside stereo, DVD players and TVs in every room, beach chairs/umbrellas/sand castle gear, clean towels and linens, plenty of dishes/silverware/glasses, fishing poles, bottle/wine openers, life jackets, washer/dryer, margarita mixer (amazing right!), and Weber Grill and equipment. The neighbors were extremely friendly and the condo was in a safe, quiet area off the main street. It was literally only 4-5 blocks drive to get to the ocean side of the island for beach days. There are 22 beach access points clearly marked to park and unload your gear, and after you're done at the beach, you'll be at your home-away-from-home in under 5 minutes. There were grocery stores only blocks away, and some very fun restaurants for every palate (even with a 3 and 6-yr-old.) We actually spent a majority of the time cooking in the condo because you just can't beat a delicious breakfast overlooking the laguna, or a grilled seafood dinner watching the sunset. This was an incredible family vacation that we needed: relaxing, beautiful, and stress-free. The owners were so helpful and checked in on us to make sure we had a perfect stay, and the property managers were very accessible and helpful when we needed something. We cannot wait to come back in the future for another family vacation at this incredible condo in SPI!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

Very nice

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great views, great location and modern clean condo

  • 5 of 5

Our first trip to S. Padre Island and instead of booking a hotel we decided to go for a condo with a view. This place was awesome, the views from inside and outside the house are incredible. Every night we relaxed on the balcony and enjoyed perfect sunset views over the bay. The condo had all the amenities needed with a modern clean look. The condo is withing walking distance of several restaurants and a grocery store. Great place, we will be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Brownsville, TX or Harlingen, TX
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
MANY within 1 mile
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
South Padre Island Golf Club (Laguna Vista, TX)
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
TX Route 100
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
MANY within 1 mile
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
South Padre Island (Gulf)
Car: recommended

Dolphin watching tours

Snorkeling tours

Sunset sailboat tours

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Rates & Availability

South Padre Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
$850
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
cleaning & linen $110
Tax Rate 17.0%

Please note that rental of our condo during Spring Break by college students (or "Spring Breakers") is not allowed by our homeowners association, hence the >30 year age restriction from March 8th to March 23rd.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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