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Cozy Comfortable Three Bedroom Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights


About the property

Comfortable vacation home close to the beach and Grand Lagoon

Comfortable home located close to the boat ramp on the Grand Lagoon. Enjoy the water view from our deck or walk to the beach. Ideal location for families, fishermen and couples. Use the vacant lot next door to park a boat or recreational vehicles. This home is renovated with cable tv in the den and twin bedroom. There is one main bathroom with a dressing area on each side. Each dressing area has a sink and a mirror. There is also an outdoor shower on the porch landing. The house is elevated so both entrances are accessed via the deck on the second floor. There is one half flight of steps and one full flight of steps to get to the deck.

Property Manager
Donna Brooks / Dana English
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Donna Brooks / Dana English

This is a family-owned home that we have enjoyed for many years. We are not able to visit as much as we would like so we decided to share our gem of a house with others wanting to visit the beautiful beaches of Panama City Beach

Donna Brooks / Dana English purchased this house in 1980

Why Donna Brooks / Dana English chose Biltmore Beach

This is the best vacation home for families. It can sleep 8 comfortably and has a beautiful view of the Grand Lagoon.

What makes this house unique

The house is located diagonal to the boat ramp and pier on Dolphin Drive, perfect for fishing and boating. Ample boat parking both at the house and the vacant lot next door.


Biltmore Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • When you leave, put dirty linens in the shower, take out the trash, place all dirty dishes in the dishwasher, and leave the key on the counter.
  • Please treat our home like you would your own. Report any problems to our property manager , Don Armstrong. He lives in the brown A-frame next door.
  • Parties are not allowed at the house. If you violate this rule, you will be asked to vacate the premises.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • There is only one shower and toliet however there are two dressing areas with sinks and mirrors. The bathroom is between two of the bedrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , There are also two twin size trundle beds in this room.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Vacant lot next door can be used for parking boats, trailers or recreational vehicles.


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Cozy Comfortable Three Bedroom Cottage
average rating of 4.779661 based on 59 reviews
New Orleans

Great location, comfortable

  • 4 of 5

Nice cottage down on the quiet end of the peninsula and close to the beautiful St. Andrews state park. The house was clean and comfortable with everything you need, nice to have the big porch in the front. Right across the street from a public boat ramp on the back lagoon, a plus. I come to the area once or twice a year for kayaking, the location is great and the neighborhood is peaceful and quiet. Really enjoyed my stay here and a good value. The only downside is one toilet and shower if you have a larger group.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect view of IRONMAN FLORIDA run course

  • 5 of 5

If you want a spot your family can chill at and watch a LOT of people and your family member suffering on the IRONMAN Florida run course, this is your spot. Ample space for our crew of 5 adults and 3 kids. Wish there was an additional bathroom, but we made it work fine. Great value for the price and location. Owner was responsive and we saw the property manager around next door daily if we needed anything. Everything worked minus a lock on one of the bathroom doors, so you can't really complain! We would stay again if back for the race!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had a wonderful time. The house was every thing expected. The weather could have been warmer.

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic. We would rent this home again as well as recommend it to our friends. The property manager himself was polite and very informative

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Everything you need is here.

  • 5 of 5

A very clean and quite big house. Close to a very beautiful lake and beautiful sandy beach. I do highly recommend it specially for families.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hazel Green, AL

A great getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time. It felt like a home away from home. Thanks for sharing the places to visit. St. Andrews state park was a place we would have missed had this home been on the beach. We loved it. Plenty of room as well.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

It was great! My kids loved it and the owners and property manger were very nice. Everything was so close. And the house was very neat and clean.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Capt. Anderson's Restaurant & Waterfront Market
"Pricey but worth the money. Some of the best food on the beach!!"
Pineapple Willy's
"Wonderful ocean views from the deck in the back. Large waiting area and gift shop with varie..."
Captain Anderson's Marina
"Book a fishing trip or dinner cruise with ease."
Hunt's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant
"Great food over the bridge in Panama City popular with locals and tourists, open for lunch a..."
"One of our favorite places to hang out and enjoy the beach. There is a public parking lot ab..."
Sea Dragon Pirate Cruise
"Pirate ship cruises from the Lighthouse Marina. Great entertainment for the children so pare..."
J Michael’s
"Seafood with a cajun flair along with a wide variety of oysters."
Sea Screamer
"We do this every time we are in town. Relaxing cruise on a big yellow speedboat with dolphin..."
Boat Yard -- CLOSED
"Good views, good food, a little pricey."
Spinnaker Beach Club & Paradise Grill
"Legendary beach club, families are welcome during the day and the food at the Paradise Grill..."
Montego Bay Seafood House -- CLOSED
"Close to the house, we order takeout from here on those nights we want to eat at home. The f..."
St. Andrew's State Park
"Beautiful beaches, wonderful place to swim with children. There is a small fee to enter the ..."
Lighthouse Marina
"Home of the Sea Screamer and the Sea Dragon. Tickets are sold earlier in the day for your co..."
Pirates Cove Marina
"Home of Runaway Bay Restaurant with a pool overlooking the Bay."
Runaway Bay Caribbean Grill
"Runaway Bay has a beautiful pool overlooking the Bay. Enjoy a cold drink and good food while..."
Margaritaville Restaurant Panama City Beach
"Panama City's shopping mecca., large variety of stores, popular restaurants, movie theaters...."
"One of the most popular tourist restaurants featuring good food, cold drinks, great music an..."
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Panama City
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Grand Lagoon
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Thomas Drive
Car: necessary

We are located in a quiet neighborhood off of Thomas Drive adjacent to St Andrews State Park. We are close to many restaurants and nightclubs including Schooners, Spinnaker, Club LaVela, Captain Andersons, J J's Steakhouse, Billy's and Jay Michaels. For the fishing enthusiasts, Treasure Island Marina and Pirates Cove Marina are nearby offering full or half-day fishing excursions as well as dolphin sighting tours. Fishing licenses can be purchased at Half Hitch Tackle on Thomas Drive. Diving expeditions can be arranged through Panama City Dive Charters also on Thomas Drive. For military families, the NSA Navy base is conveniently located a few miles away. St. Andrews State Park has beautiful, pristine beaches, there is a small fee per car to enter the park. The house is located walking distance from the beach. There are many public beach access boardwalks located the length of Thomas Drive. This house is a great getaway spot for families, small groups and couples wanting to experience all that Panama City Beach has to offer.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Damage Deposit $250

Our minimum rental age is 25. We require a three night minimum on holiday weekends. All rentals are subject to taxes totaling 12.5%, 6.5% to the state, 5% to Bay County and 1% to the city of Panama City Beach, Fl. The service charge is not in our control. It is a fee charged by VRBO / HOMEAWAY to guests who book through their website. The security deposit is fully refundable if there are not any damages. Pets are not allowed and this is a no smoking home.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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