Tidewater Beach is a fairly new resort at Panama City Beach that offers guests many attractive amenities during their stay. These classy condominiums boasts two lagoon pools that are each 4,200 square feet, a heated indoor pool, a health bar and spa, an over 4,000 square foot fitness center with steam room and sauna and even a movie/media center and on-site restaurant. Their 600 feet of classic beaches and incredibly clear aqua waters provide a leisurely oasis for enjoying a fantastic vacation.
Guest rooms at the Tidewater Beach condos in Panama City Beach range from one to three bedroom units that will accommodate four to fourteen people. All units have luxurious ocean front views from their balconies. The one-bedroom condos will sleep 4-6 people and will have one or two baths. The two-bedroom units hold 6-8 individuals with 2-3 baths, and three-bedroom condos are suitable for 8-14 guests depending on the unit and have three baths. A visit to the ResortQuest website will provide more information on the individual condos.
Seven elevators help to move guests through this amazing facility that houses 570 condominium units of varying sizes. Other amenities include children’s activities, BBQ grills, beachfront hot tubs, covered parking, a game room, high speed Internet and complimentary DVD rentals. To assist with your entertainment while visiting this beachside city, Tidewater offers the Passport to Fun program that provides complimentary passes to some of the most sought after attractions such as a marine park, a recreation center, charter fishing and boating adventures. Fully equipped kitchens allow guests to cook and snack at their convenience. Visitors also appreciate the walk-in closets, washer/dryer units and large televisions with DVD players.
Its location is on the west end of Panama City Beach and about a half mile away from Pier Park in Panama City Beach, FL, which is a 900,000 square foot complex with shopping, food and entertainment. The nearby Frank Brown Recreation Complex provides year round sports events and festivals. Golfers should ask about the special golfing package deals at Tidewater. Those seeking meeting facilities may want to check out the 5,000 square foot conference room. And for those who enjoy interesting facts, the 31st floor is home to the Sky View Owners’ Lounge for the condominium owners.
The Endless Summer Grill is the onsite restaurant with tasty food and a fun atmosphere. Appetizers start the meal off with items such as “We Be Jammin’ Quesadillas,” Wipeout Cheesy Fries, and Rip Tide Shrimp. Salads that are a meal in themselves have names like The Surf Report, Big Mamu’s Mahi Salad and Taco Tiki Salad. Moondoggies’ Mahi-Mahi Sandwiches, Tsunami Fish Tacos and the Perfect Wave Wrap top off the entrees while pizzas such as Da Five Meat and California Dreamin’ tantalize the taste buds. Kids will enjoy eating from their own $3.99-$4.99 menu that offers pizza, quesadillas, hot dogs and chicken fingers.
If you do some research on Tidewater before you book your reservation, you’ll probably come across quite a few mixed reviews. After doing our own studies, it really does seem that the satisfaction of guests is often highly dependent on the particular condo in which they stayed. With a resort of this size, there are going to be some highly varied opinions according to the quality of the unit rented. Our advice would be to carefully search out the particular unit in which you will be staying. Some of the owners put a lot more pride into their condos than others. So you’ll want to make sure you get one of the quality units. SouthernResorts.com seems to have a really good track record among previous renters, so you might want to check them out and possibly make reservations through them. VRBO.com is another good site to use.
There are some things to be aware of are that are often prevalent in most sizable beach resorts. During the busiest times, there will be a wait for check-in and check-out, use of luggage racks, elevators and morning lines to reserve pool and beach chairs. Knowing all these things ahead of time just help to plan out your stay and to have reasonable expectations.
Tidewater Beach condos in Panama City Beach, FL provides gorgeous, clean rooms with private balconies and amazing views in addition to many luxury touches. The staff is friendly and helpful as they work to make your stay pleasant and memorable. Be prepared to feel at home and live in style during your stay.
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
Reviewed February 24, 2010 / Stars
“The Tidewater Beach Resort in Panama City Beach, FL offers great condos and vacation rentals in a great location about half a mile from Pier Park and is ranked among the best condos in Panama City Beach, Florida.”
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