Renovated Private Home & New Pool**Close to Beach**Great Quiet Neighborhood(32 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Renovated 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Private Home! *NEW Private Pool, private yard, more!
In addition to the fantastic neighborhood location, the emerald waters and sugar sand of the “World’s Most Beautiful Beach” is literally steps away – fewer than 700 walking steps, that is. Or, if you prefer, 3/10 of a mile down the street and around the corner. Easy, peasy. The PRIVATE “Sunnyside” beach is close enough to hear the waves from the privacy of your own pool during that late night swim or the next morning while enjoying a cup of coffee and the morning paper in the covered lanai. Not bad….and SOOOOO relaxing….! When the weather cooperates, you can be lulled to sleep by the sound of the waves, too, thanks to a sliding glass door that opens from a comfy bedroom.
Your stay at “Bella by the Beach” is the perfect spot to have the quiet getaway you want, but all the modern conveniences you need within easy reach. Shopping, including Pier Park, is just a few minutes’ drive away. Restaurants, including the world famous Thomas’ donuts, are close and easy to find. Decadent 30A is a lovely drive offering even more in shopping, biking, and gourmet cuisines. Family activities abound along the entire stretch of Front Beach Road and the whole of Panama City Beach. If you want to do it, no doubt you can…. And, for those who want nothing but a book and a private beach, you got that too.
There’s so much to enjoy here, it won't take long to see why people fall in love with the quiet west-end of PCB, its glorious beaches and sunsets, and keep coming back year after year! Maybe you’ll be one of them?
Pride in ownership shows around every corner of this charming cottage, we call “Bella by the Beach”. It is in a fantastic -- and very quiet – “Sunnyside” neighborhood and has everything you need for a relaxing vacation. It has been totally renovated and includes many new updates for you to enjoy the perfect respite in this comfortable and cozy “home away from home”. Although it’s just our third season as owners, we continue to enhance the entire property to make for the best in guest comfort and enjoyment. The cottage offers:
• Two bedrooms with a queen bed in each, with quality mattresses and bedding, walk-in closets and ample room for storage; overhead ceiling fan
• Two renovated bathrooms with new granite counters, sinks and toilets; tub and shower enclosures (2011)
• New tile throughout entire home (2011)
• Freshly painted inside (2011) and out (2015)
• New state of the art, quiet and efficient washer and dryer so you can pack light and wash as needed (2012)
• Completely furnished living room with comfy sleeper sofa and two chairs (2016)
• New 42” HDTV with DVD, digital cable, movies, books, games (2014)
• New kitchen appliances, including a very quiet dishwasher (2016)
• Fully stocked kitchen with coffee maker, blender, toaster and all kinds of dishware, glassware, pots and pans
• Off-street parking, including a one-car garage, complete with door opener
• Central heat (lol) and a/c (system updated in 2015)
• Free WI-FI, of course…..
And, then there’s the NEW saltwater pool with ample patio furniture, gas grill, pool toys and privacy fence! (2015)
Always want a vacation home with your OWN private pool? Who doesn’t? No need to share a community pool here! This vacation rental has a BRAND NEW, built-in, PRIVATE saltwater gunite pool. It is 15x30 in size and 3-5 feet deep, so perfect for you and your little ones. Towels included, of course. Noodles and toys provided too! It has a wonderful feature for those who like to sunbathe in cool comfort, which is called a sun shelf. Just park yourself in this 6” deep space and keep cool while basking in the warm sun. Talk about decadent!
As part of the “pool area”, we have provided a large gas grill and a table for dining alfresco, complete with a tilted umbrella. Four chaise lounges allow all the sun catching needed, all while being in total privacy thanks to a 6’ high fence that surrounds the pool, creating an oasis everyone dreams about.
Mix a pitcher of margaritas, grab a good book, a towel and a selection of some of your favorite music choices and head out to YOUR pool!
It really doesn’t get any better than this….
Want to go to the beach before your pool swim? Well, of course…! No need to pack up the car. Grab the beach chairs, cart and towels and walk down the street and around the corner. You are that close – just 3/10 of a mile away to the sugar white sands of Panama City Beach!
The “World’s Most Beautiful Beaches” is really right here! Sunnyside beach is dedicated to its residents so you are ensured of privacy and quiet as you relax in your beach chair with a good book. It’s perfect for a picnic as you watch the dolphins play just a few yards away. Or walk the magnificent, white sugar sand Emerald coast of the Gulf of Mexico for a country mile before encountering any high-rise buildings.
This beautiful part of the world on Florida’s northwest shores in Panama City Beach promises to keep you yearning for more!
Yes, the sand is like sugar, and it’s almost as white! And, the water is Emerald green, and magnificent….
The sunsets are amazing.
It is truly paradise.
You are only a short drive to some of the best attractions Panama City Beach has to offer, but far enough away from the crowds and congestion.
In the immediate area you’ll find Thomas' Donuts (2 miles away, tops) and the Carousel Market (even closer). Thomas’ makes the best donuts you’ve ever had and you’ll HAVE to have them over and over again. Very close to Thomas’ you’ll find and visit (over and over) the Carousel Market. It’s a handy place for quick groceries, beer and wine. They carry nice, fresh produce and good meat choices too!
A little bit down the road (but not by much) you have access to the local post office, Winn Dixie grocery, Publix, CVS, and – my personal favorite -- Buddy's Seafood, which has the freshest local fish around at a reasonable price, and in a clean environment too! Buy your fish to cook at home, or have them steam your shrimp for your day at the beach. And, don’t forget their homemade Key Lime Pie for dessert – yummy!
A little further beyond is Pier Park, with mega movie theaters, several restaurants including Jimmy Buffet's 'Margaritaville' and shopping galore. Close by is a fun local’s restaurant called “Dusty’s” Fresh Oyster Bar, and they have the BEST oysters anywhere. Raw or cooked, they shuck them right in front of you! It doesn’t get much fresher than that… All this shopping, good food, nightlife and more are just five miles away. Everything you need, or could imagine needing, is there including big box stores like Target and Walmart, and many chain restaurants too.
The City Pier is also right there for the fisherman in you. The popular Frank Brown Park is located across from Pier Park with ball fields and a outdoor public pool. Golf courses, antiquing, boating, kayaking, water skiing, etc. are all within easy reach.
There is so much to do, so little time! Panama City Beach is THE vacation spot for just about anything you want to do --- or do nothing at all…
Isn’t it time to plan YOUR trip?
KEYWORDS: Laguna Beach, Beach Home, Pool, Sunnyside, Pier Park, Private Home
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- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- NEW private in-ground pool, NEW gas grill, NEW beach cart, NEW beach chairs, NEW kitchen appliances, NEW washer & dryer, NEW lots of things in this charming, fully-renovated 2 bedroom, 2 bath private home in a highly desirable, quiet neighborhood, close to a private, dedicated beach that has NO condos, high-rises, or beach homes on it of any kind!...moreless
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
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Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
Apr 22 - May 26, 2017
4 night min stay
Early Summer 2017
May 27 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
July 4 week 2017
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Mid Summer 2017
Jul 8 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Late Summer 2017
Aug 12 - Sep 8, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 11.5%
Minimum renters' age is 25 years old (families excluded, of course).
Absolutely no pets permitted.
No smoking allowed on the property without prior permission, then only outside.
Pool can be heated for an extra charge.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: My hubby and I love PCB and you will too! We are lucky enough to enjoy our Bella by the Beach all winter long, so we take great pride in offering an immaculate, well-stocked and comfortable home for you to enjoy, relax and hopefully return to again and again! We are recent retirees of our own Bed and Breakfast in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of NY and we believe our 9-yr experience in owning and operating a B&B will be to your advantage as we work hard to not only meet guests' expectations, but to exceed them.
Why the Owner Chose Gulf VIsta, Panama City Beach, FL, USA:
This area of Panama City Beach is so quaint, laid back and beautiful, we knew within one week of being here that this where we wanted to spend a lot more time. It's not just the sugar white sandy beaches or the clear emerald water, it's the people, the food, and the feeling of getting away from it all. It's unlike anywhere else (in Florida, anyway) and is really like paradise.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home is in a great neighborhood, full of single family private homes. Nice-sized lots on a quiet street. We added a fantastic new in-ground pool that is private, private, private! Streets here made for biking and the private Sunnyside beach less than two blocks away. There aren't many neighborhoods better, if any! And when we found this little gem - all freshly renovated and ready for new occupants - we knew it was the one! It makes for a comfortable, cozy home away from home, and who doesn't love the sound of the gulf to fall asleep to? The house may not be on the beach, but it is very close and the sounds are very clear as the waves come on shore. Just lovely…. AND, let's not forget your own PRIVATE pool……!
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Bella by the Beach - Private pool, fence & lots of fun in the sun awaiting you
The cottage on its oversized lot w/ full privacy fence and garage on right side.
View from dining area through living room. Great spot to unwind after a full day
From living room, peeking into master bedroom. New HDTV, DVD, Digital Cable, etc
Master bedroom with lots of storage, walk-in closet, full bathroom connected.
Lots of new, fluffy towels to wrap up in after a hot shower.
Looking through kitchen into second bathroom with new laundry room set up.
Second bedroom with queen bed, lots of storage, full bathroom a few steps away
Sliding glass door that leads to brand new fenced-in saltwater pool!
Laundry in 2nd bath complete with new washer/dryer, storage, & new beach towels
Dine alfresco by your pool on warm summer days. Gas grill close for easy access
The beautiful Emerald Coast with soft, white sugar sands, just .3 of a mile away
Front view of Bella by the Beach at twilight. How inviting is this? Garage on rt
Comfy living room, complete with queen sleeper sofa, ceiling fan & lots of light
Updated furniture, new rug, some refurbished pieces too. We are always updating!
Master bedroom with queen bed, new mattress, lots of light, ceiling fan, more
Picture of main bath from master bedroom door. New tile, new sink & toilet
Dinette area into kitchen. Notice the abundance of light in bay windows.
Partial kitchen picture showing off brand new appliances. Window over sink too.
Walk in closet, sliding glass door that opens to pool and for hearing the waves!
2nd bath with new toilet, sink and granite counter. New fluffy towels.
Private pool, privacy fence, palm trees, landscaping, chairs, and more!
Perfect oasis for you to relax and unwind -- lazing in your private pool!
Sunset view at Sunnyside Beach, a beach used by Sunnyside residents only - You!
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016
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