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Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom 2 & 1/2 Baths Unobstructed Views Of Gulf Of Mexico & Santa Rosa Sound

Indulge yourself at one of the most desired resorts on Florida's Emerald Coast. Portofino, 40,000 square foot, Lifestyle Center & Spa which features, customized body treatments, facials, full body massages, pedicures, available poolside or in your resort residence.

Your Condo features unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Santa Rosa Sound. Wireless internet is provided in your unit. The open floor plan features spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico and Santa Rosa Sound. THIS CONDO SLEEPS 6 ADULTS. OR IT WILL SLEEP 4 ADULTS PLUS 3-4 CHILDREN DEPENDING ON THEIR AGE AND SIZE. YOU must be 25 years of age to rent this condo.

Property Manager
Paula Pennington
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Paula Pennington

I am the property manager. I am a native of the Panhandle of Florida.

Paula Pennington purchased this condo in 2003

Why Paula Pennington chose Florida Main North West

Premier Vacation Destination

What makes this condo unique

Location, Gulf of Mexico & Santa Rosa Sound. Many local seafood restaurants and night life. Sugar white sand beaches and emerald green waters.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.4864864 based on 37 reviews

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay! The condo has the most amazing view of the ocean & the sound! The sunrises were breathtaking! Everything was clean! We would visit this location again!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This location is a must stay. The people at Portofino were the best and easy to work with. No problems getting in or out. Paula is very responsive also and on top of it. The place is just as advertised and there is so much to do from the beach on the gulf or bay side, the tennis, the grill, the multiple pools and the amazing ocean side seafood restaurants and shops. We bought some fish at Joe Patti's, ate at Groupers and also Peg Leg Pete's and both were great. What isn't there to like. We will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wendy D.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience. This Condo was beautiful, clean and cozy. The property manager was available to give us information on what to do in the area. We will come back again.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent property.

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time, left wondering how great it would be to stay here year round!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Disappointed with deferred maintenance

  • 2 of 5

The Portofino Resort was wonderful as always, and the view from Paula's condo was great. We were, however, disappointed in the condition of the condo and the amount of deferred maintenance to the unit.

The pull out couch is in desperate need of replacement. The couch appeared old and stained. When you sat on it you sank. The springs were completely shot, the bed was extremely uncomfortable. So much so, for the 2nd night we were there, my daughter and her friend took the couch pillows off to sleep on top of the pillows on the floor instead of the actual pull out bed.

My husband turned on the faucet to take a bath in the jacuzzi tub and the water pressure popped the faucet right out of the tub and water sprayed up to the ceiling. After quickly turning the water off, he replaced the faucet back on the tub, turned the water on low and it worked, however it would have taken a long time to fill the tub up at that rate so he blew the bath off.

The sheets on the master bed smelled sour. While I do believe the sheets were clean, it smelled as though they maybe didn't dry all the way in the dryer and were left in there.

When we arrived there were not enough sheets (only 1 sheet for the pull out, not a top and bottom) and pillow cases. We arrived late in the evening (10 pm) for our first night so I didn't want to call that late. The sheets and cases were delivered the next day as requested. I had also requested a wine opener but that was not delivered. We looked in all the drawers and cabinets and there was no opener as I was told. The coffee pot was cracked. The ice maker was jammed and there was old ice that had been there for a while...not too appetizing. The bottom drawer in the fridge was broken. The chairs to the dining table were old and the upholstery was peeling and cracking off. I had to keep picking up little pieces of the fabric off the floor.

If Paula were to update the condo with a new couch, re-cover the chairs, fix the tub faucet, repair the baseboards and cracks in the walls and make sure her cleaning crew was doing a good job, it would be a great condo to rent.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

Thank you for my one (1) star review. It all started with me asking for my deposit. An text message from Paula was simply "Good morning Laura, your deposit has been refunded. It was an oversight, my apologies." To date, it has not been refunded. If you look at other reviews, you may see a pattern of this management company keeping deposit(s). I would never rent from them again. We are frequent visitors to the Portifino Resort and have never had any issues. My family and I left this property clean, as if it was our own. How embarrassing for you to make these remarks and denigrate my family, so you can justify keeping a deposit. There are plenty of other condos available for rent at Portifino. Keep scrolling.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Laura Unfortunately when you choose to pay for your booking with checks on a closed account/invalid account I have no option but to deduct what my bank charges me for the bad checks. I am sorry that you feel it necessary to give a one star rating because of this even though we took a chance and honored your booking and opened our home to you. Thank you
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Pensacola Regional approx 25 minutes
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Tiger Point
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 98
Car: necessary

28 acre Premier Resort on Santa Rosa Island. There are 5 lighted Rubico Tennis courts. Pilates, yoga, spin and kickboxing classes on premises. Tiger Point, a championship golf course is a water taxi ride away. Onsite rentals for bicycles, kayaks, sail boats, boogie boards and water bikes.


Rates & Availability

Pensacola Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter low
Jan 2 2017 - Feb 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
Valentines Weekend
Feb 11 2017 - Feb 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
Winter high
Feb 17 2017 - Mar 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring Break
Mar 12 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
Apr 17 2017 - May 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Holiday
May 23 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
May 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Blue Angel week
Jul 6 2017 - Jul 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
fall low
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Damage Waiver $49
Check in Fee $80 + Tax
Cleaning $140
Tax Rate 11.5%

I can split the payment. Amenity fees are additional and vary from $10-$20 per day. Typically are included in the rent price of your quote. Rates and availability are subject to change until confirmed.

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Pensacola Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 13
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1333 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Double vanity with dual hair dryers.
  • 2 & 1/2 baths.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Spectacular water views; Armoire with Tv & 2 large clos
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Spectacular water views;Tv & dvd & full bath
  • Queen Sleeper sofa in living room.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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