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Oceanfront, Free Beach Chairs/Umbrella, WiFi Sleeps 6, Walk To Pier Park

Bedrooms 1
Space 849 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Tidewater Beach Resort Is Located On The Peaceful West End Of Panama City Beach.

Tidewater Beach Resort includes THE BEST amenities on the beach. The all inclusive amenities include 2 outdoor pools, 1 indoor heated pool, 2 hot tubs, 2 Roman spas, steam rooms, 4300 sq ft fitness center, Tiki Bar, snack bar and shop, on site restaurant, library, internet center, 2 game rooms, a movie theater with free movies, and 7 elevators so there's never much of a wait. Tidewater is one of the only complexes on the beach with a covered, gated parking garage.

Tidewater is located on 636 feet of beautiful white sand on one of the most desirable beaches in the world.

Free beach service includes 2 chairs and umbrella set up daily during your vacation. (Beach chair service is March 1st to October 31st.) We've included this in your rate and it's a SAVINGS for you of $45/day. On site beach toys are available for additional fees including para sailing, kayaks, jet skis, paddle boards, banana boats and water bikes.

The condo is gulf-front with many upgrades including granite counter tops, nine-foot ceilings, crown molding, and tile floors.

The master bedroom has a king size bed with it's own private bath, 32 inch flat screen TV, DVD player and dresser.

The bunk area has it's own full bathroom.

The living room, dinette and kitchen all have incredible views of the gulf and beaches.

The dinette area seats 4 and there are 4 bar stools located at the bar for additional seating.

The kitchen has everything you need to make pancakes for breakfast or a 4 course dinner. Appliances include microwave, electric stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. Small appliances include toaster, coffeemaker, crock pot and blender. Washer and dryer are also located in the condo.

The living room has 2 sofas, (1 queen sleeper), a chair, entertainment center with 40 inch flat screen TV, DVD player, and we've included movies, games, puzzles and cards for your enjoyment.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Tidewater is located 1/2 mile from Pier Park for all your entertainment needs. The restaurants include Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Pompano Joes, Guy Harveys, Hofbrau Beer Garden, The Back Porch Seafood and Oyster House, Wild Wing Café, Olive Garden, Starbucks, Longhorn Steakhouse, Chili's, Five Guys Burgers, Panera Bread and many more. The shopping options are many, Target, Walmart, Michaels, Dillard's, JC Penney, Old Navy, Ron Jon Surf Shop and hundreds of specialty stores. There is a 16 screen Grand Theater and an IMAX. The Miracle Strip Amusement Park located next to Pier Park recently had their grand opening, as well as, Dave & Buster's. Many new stores and restaurants opening daily. Russell Pier is directly across from Pier Park for daily fishing off the pier or watching the fireworks on July 4th and New Years Eve. All of this 1/2 mile from Tidewater Resort!!!

Tidewater is also a short drive to Frank Brown Field for baseball games and numerous sporting events, as well as, many concert venues and Shipwreck Island Water Park.

More Details

Richard & Carolyn Frasher
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Richard & Carolyn Frasher

Welcome! We are Dick & Carolyn and we recently purchased our condo in paradise. We have traveled all our lives and never have we found a beach that can compare to this, hence, the reason it's listed as one of the top 10 beaches in the world. We decided to purchase a condo that we could enjoy with our family but also share with others so that you, too, can enjoy this paradise. Please also view our 2 bedroom/3 bath with private bunk room at vrbo and enter 668246.

Richard & Carolyn Frasher purchased this condo in 2014

Why Richard & Carolyn Frasher chose Florida North West

After looking at many condo complexes in Panama City Beach, we decided on Tidewater Beach Resort because nowhere else on the beach offers the amenities that we have here at Tidewater. With 2 outdoor pools and hot tubs, an indoor pool, saunas, Roman spas, fitness center, library, internet center, a movie theater, game rooms for the kiddos, a snack bar, Waves on-site restaurant, COMPLIMENTARY beach chair & umbrella service, on site beach toys (parasailing, water bikes, kayaks, jet skis, paddle boards, beach volleyball), covered/gated parking, 7 elevators and 24/7 security...and did we mention LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION...what more could we ask for? We are literally 1/2 mile from Pier Park with restaurants galore and over 100 specialty stores as well as the department stores, the 16 screen Grand Theater with an IMAX, newest grand opening Dave & Buster's, Longhorn Steakhouse, Chili's and many more restaurants and shops opening soon.. The all new Miracle Strip Amusement Park is now open, right next to Pier Park. Right across the street is Russell Pier where you can fish off the pier and also where the fireworks go off for 4th of July, New Years, etc. You literally can relax on our balcony and watch the fireworks. Tidewater is only a 10 minute drive from the new International Airport and Frank Brown Park. If you are coming to Panama City Beach for the sports, you can't stay much closer than this! With all of these amenities and the location, there was no other place to be Panama City Beach.

What makes this condo unique

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!!! Amenities galore and the most beautiful of beaches and sunsets!!


Panama City Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 12
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 849 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • 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 ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Hall bath is a full bath with walkin shower stall.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed
  • King bed master bedroom, bunks beds and queen sleeper sofa.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Memories in the making!! The only thing missing is YOU! One of the top 10 most beautiful beaches in the world with activities galore. On site water sports, volleyball, fitness center, deep sea fishing, golfing, restaurants, name it, it's here for your enjoyment!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront, Free Beach Chairs/Umbrella, WiFi Sleeps 6, Walk To Pier Park
average rating of 4.7619047 based on 21 reviews

Fabulous getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The Frasher's condo was beautiful, comfortable, well-maintained, and equipped with everything you could possibly need. The view was amazing! The beach chairs were a definite plus, and we made good use of them. I also appreciated the covered parking and enclosed walkway to the building. The amenities at Tidewater were top notch, except for the wifi, which was spotty at times, but this was not a big issue for me...I was on vacation! Carolyn was a dream to work with, very responsive and very interested in our comfort while we were in her home. Many thanks to the Frashers...we had a wonderful, relaxing time!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Christina: Thank you so much for your kind words! You, too, were a dream to work with. We are so happy that you had a wonderful vacation and are delighted that the surprise for your daughter went well. That's exactly why we enJOY our condos and to hear the great stories from everyone's vacations. We appreciate you staying with us and hope to have you as our guests again soon. Best of luck to your daughter and son-in-law on the move across country! Thanks so much! Richard & Carolyn Frasher
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Carolyn was really nice. The condo is awesome. We really enjoyed our vacation.

  • 5 of 5

We will definitely recommend this to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for submitting your kind review. We surely appreciate you staying with us and are happy you enJOYed your vacation!! We strive to keep our condos in mint condition for our guests! We hope to have you as our guests again soon. The Frasher's
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Great condo!

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased to find such a nice, charming &clean condo. The little things which made it convenient, nice blankets, pump soap in all restrooms & kitchen, the chairs we carried 2 days to the beach & of course the nice chair rentals we used daily was a super plus! We tipped Hudson well & he took care of us every day to make us comfortable. Loved the daiquiris by the pool & appreciated all the nice touches Carolyn (the owners) had in our unit. Made it very enjoyable. You will not be disappointed with this unit. We Would stay here again for sure. Tidewater Resort was very nice & clean & those sweet cleaning ladies were cleaning the restrooms by the beach & pool hourly & we appreciate that. They had movies for the children/teens a few nights we were there & was great to see that.

The ocean water was beautiful & so was the weather and was a not a big crowd being the last week of school. We really enjoyed ourselves. Thank you Carolyn for sharing your beach retreat with us!

The Whitener's

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying with us. We strive to keep our condos in mint condition so that all of our guests can enjoy their vacation. Happy to hear you had a great time and we surely hope to have you vacation with us again soon! Thanks so much for the nice review!! The Frasher's
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Great unit in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

The owners of this condo go all out to make sure your stay is pleasant. Can't get any nearer to beach than this. Twice we spotted a manatee from our balcony and numerous dolphins. Padded rocking chairs on balcony were nice. Decor is bright and beachy. Well stocked and lots of extras... Remember to bring extra trash can liners for kitchen and baths, but you will find most everything else you need (right down to two boogie boards).

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We surely appreciate your generous words. We strive, as owners, to keep our condos in mint condition for our guests, as well as, our family. We want everyone's experience to be wonderful, just as we would want if we were traveling on vacation. We thank you very much for staying with us and will try to make sure in the future that we have extra trash bags! Thanks again for your review!
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Bristol, VA

great view

  • 4 of 5

Room was very clean and spacious for us witch was a family of 5. Great view of ocean. Close to everything. Owners extremely nice. Would stay here agine. The only complant would be the slow elevators. And the attendants running the beach chairs. They were very very rude and not fair or helpful in any way!!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jessica for your review! We appreciate you staying with us and your kind words. The elevators can be a bit slow during busy season and it's something that Tidewater is evaluating. They are thinking of installing more elevators to help with this. As far as the beach attendants, we are surprised to hear this. Normally they are very accommodating and helpful with setting up the umbrellas and chairs. Not to defend them at all if they were rude, we surely apologize for that. There's no excuse. The week that you were vacationing was the double red flag week and they were constantly trying to keep people out of the water for their own safety. Maybe that was part of the problem. Sincere apologies! Again, we are glad you enjoyed the condo and we do hope to have you again as our guests! Thanks so much and our best to you and your family.
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Great resort

  • 5 of 5

I truly felt like I was away from it all. From the moment we walked in the door, the special touches, things like towels made up like sea life to treats like popcorn set out for us. Had all the ammeneties we could ask for plus a great view The Waves restaurant and bar was awesome and with staff like Janelle, Dexter and Akeem (sp?), I felt like I was at an island resort being pampered. The most important part was the communication I had with Carolyn up to and including our arrival. I'm always nervous that I will show up d something will be wrong Carolyn stayed in contact with me and I never worried or had an issue. Highly recommend this place!

Stacie Specht

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Stacie: Thank you so much for your review! We surely appreciate you taking the time to send us your comments and kind words and are happy to hear that you enJOYed your stay. We try our best to make sure everything stays in top notch condition and our cleaning staff goes above and beyond to do the little extras like the towel animals and popcorn. We will pass your comments along to them as well. Thanks so much for staying with us and we hope to have you again real soon. Richard & Carolyn Frasher
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Dusty's, Hofbrau Beer Garden, Margaritaville
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Dusty's, Margaritaville, Pompano Joes, Wild Wings
Car: not necessary

Please also visit vrbo and enter 668246 to visit our 2 bedroom/3 bath with a private bunk room.


Rates & Availability

Panama City Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 4 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
July 4th week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
Prime Season
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 13 2017 - Sep 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Late Fall
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring Break
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning & Resort Fee $120 + Tax
Registration Fee $50 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.0%

Always ask about special promotions or discounts.

**FREE SEASONAL BEACH CHAIR & UMBRELLA SERVICE is included in your quoted price...normally $40/day. (March 1 - October 31)!

Responsible renter must be 25 years old.

No deposit required with property damage protection.

During monthly rentals, we require a bi-weekly cleaning at $90 per cleaning.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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