Tidelands at Mexico Beach *Sunset Gulf View* | See & Hear the Waves! Pool • Hot Tub

  • This photo shows the character of peaceful and relaxing Mexico Beach. It’s a special place!
    This photo shows the character of peaceful and relaxing Mexico Beach. It’s a special place!
  • That’s you in the building across from the boardwalk - so close to the gorgeous white sands!
    That’s you in the building across from the boardwalk - so close to the gorgeous white sands!
  • One of the largest pools in town + relaxing Hot Tub!
    One of the largest pools in town + relaxing Hot Tub!
  • Plenty of space to enjoy the Gulf view on the gorgeous updated balcony
    Plenty of space to enjoy the Gulf view on the gorgeous updated balcony
  • Master bedroom: Wake up to views! You'll sleep great in this comfortable coils-and-foam king mattress. Blackout curtains and a ceiling fan ensure a restful night. 43" smart TV facing the bed.
    Master bedroom: Wake up to views! You'll sleep great in this comfortable coils-and-foam king mattress. Blackout curtains and a ceiling fan ensure a restful night. 43" smart TV facing the bed.
  • Our style is elevated and comfortable. Relax! Note: The extra sleeping area is here with queen sleeper sofa, ceiling fan, and blackout curtains.
    Our style is elevated and comfortable. Relax! Note: The extra sleeping area is here with queen sleeper sofa, ceiling fan, and blackout curtains.
  • Enjoy those famous Mexico Beach sunsets right from the large & comfortable balcony!
    Enjoy those famous Mexico Beach sunsets right from the large & comfortable balcony!
  • Beach Gear: sturdy wagon, 6 beach chairs, 2 umbrellas, cooler, boogie boards, and Turkish beach towels!
    Beach Gear: sturdy wagon, 6 beach chairs, 2 umbrellas, cooler, boogie boards, and Turkish beach towels!
  • Gotta love those Mexico Beach sunsets
    Gotta love those Mexico Beach sunsets
  • So many local fishing opportunities!
    So many local fishing opportunities!
  • Fully-stocked kitchen to whip up chocolate chip pancakes or scallop fettucine or whatever you dream of. Comfy dining chairs invite you to linger a while.
    Fully-stocked kitchen to whip up chocolate chip pancakes or scallop fettucine or whatever you dream of. Comfy dining chairs invite you to linger a while.
  • Beach gear! Don't bother lugging stuff from home because we've got you covered with a wagon, cooler, umbrellas, and chairs.
    Beach gear! Don't bother lugging stuff from home because we've got you covered with a wagon, cooler, umbrellas, and chairs.
  • Family fun and relaxation station! That's a 65" smart HD TV with cable and apps (Prime, Netflix, etc). Seeing the ocean from the comfy sofas is just WOW.
    Family fun and relaxation station! That's a 65" smart HD TV with cable and apps (Prime, Netflix, etc). Seeing the ocean from the comfy sofas is just WOW.
  • 65” LG smart HD TV + cable channels + Fast wifi and HDMI cord for gamers
    65” LG smart HD TV + cable channels + Fast wifi and HDMI cord for gamers
  • Step through the sliding doors and enjoy the wonderful Gulf view and fresh ocean breeze.
    Step through the sliding doors and enjoy the wonderful Gulf view and fresh ocean breeze.
  • Lovely modern kitchen -- all new!
    Lovely modern kitchen -- all new!
  • It feels a little bit unbelievably awesome to be puttering in the kitchen and glance up and see the waves.
    It feels a little bit unbelievably awesome to be puttering in the kitchen and glance up and see the waves.
  • Brand new gorgeous kitchen. Spending time in here is a pleasure. We've got all the basics including: fresh apron, wine glasses, and plastic dishes for the kids.
    Brand new gorgeous kitchen. Spending time in here is a pleasure. We've got all the basics including: fresh apron, wine glasses, and plastic dishes for the kids.
  • Keurig coffee maker + delicious coffee K cups. Next stop: balcony!
    Keurig coffee maker + delicious coffee K cups. Next stop: balcony!
  • The comfiest dining chairs + space for 6 people. More chairs nearby when needed.
    The comfiest dining chairs + space for 6 people. More chairs nearby when needed.
  • I don't *always* work, but when I do, I like to do it in paradise. High-speed internet: Average 370 mbps download speed has you covered for meetings.
    I don't *always* work, but when I do, I like to do it in paradise. High-speed internet: Average 370 mbps download speed has you covered for meetings.
  • Game options for a range of ages
    Game options for a range of ages
  • Gorgeous Turkish beach towels. Soooo soft and absorbent, and they easily shed sand. Or grab one as a throw blanket before settling into movie night.
    Gorgeous Turkish beach towels. Soooo soft and absorbent, and they easily shed sand. Or grab one as a throw blanket before settling into movie night.
  • Master bedroom looking into the attached bathroom. Unpack and settle in~~~Ceiling fan, 43" smart TV, blackout curtains.
    Master bedroom looking into the attached bathroom. Unpack and settle in~~~Ceiling fan, 43" smart TV, blackout curtains.
  • Lots of counter and cabinet space in the newly renovated bathroom
    Lots of counter and cabinet space in the newly renovated bathroom
  • NEW large master bathroom with walk-in closet and glass & tile shower.
    NEW large master bathroom with walk-in closet and glass & tile shower.
  • FAST WIFI: This nifty nightlight is *actually* a wifi mesh system, which means the speedy internet reaches to every corner of the space.
    FAST WIFI: This nifty nightlight is *actually* a wifi mesh system, which means the speedy internet reaches to every corner of the space.
  • We love for guests to discover our hidden gem
    We love for guests to discover our hidden gem
  • Bedroom 2: comfy queen bed with storage & lamps on both sides. Blackout blinds + ceiling fan!
    Bedroom 2: comfy queen bed with storage & lamps on both sides. Blackout blinds + ceiling fan!
  • Bedroom 2: welcome to relaxation
    Bedroom 2: welcome to relaxation
  • Bedroom 2: 32" smart TV
    Bedroom 2: 32" smart TV
  • Bathroom 2: Just down the hall from bedrooms 2 and 3 and the laundry area.
    Bathroom 2: Just down the hall from bedrooms 2 and 3 and the laundry area.
  • Bedroom 3: Smart TV + ceiling fan! Each bunk has a USB port, reading lamp & storage basket for your device and book. All items are removable for relocation to a bin in the closet if desired (eg, for young children).
    Bedroom 3: Smart TV + ceiling fan! Each bunk has a USB port, reading lamp & storage basket for your device and book. All items are removable for relocation to a bin in the closet if desired (eg, for young children).
  • Bedroom 3: Get cozy with a book or your favorite shows on the smart TV! Ultra-comfy mattresses, soft sheets, 2 pillows per bed (1 soft, 1 firm), blackout blinds.
    Bedroom 3: Get cozy with a book or your favorite shows on the smart TV! Ultra-comfy mattresses, soft sheets, 2 pillows per bed (1 soft, 1 firm), blackout blinds.
  • Large-capacity LG stackable washer & dryer and plenty of Tide Pods
    Large-capacity LG stackable washer & dryer and plenty of Tide Pods
  • Gulf-side grilling area. This is one of two!
    Gulf-side grilling area. This is one of two!
  • Hot tub + beautiful elevated pool. Access to the pool area is only 30 feet away from your front door, close but not *too* close.
    Hot tub + beautiful elevated pool. Access to the pool area is only 30 feet away from your front door, close but not *too* close.
  • Caribbean Coffee 1 mile up the street - don't miss their amazing scones & cinnamon rolls!!
    Caribbean Coffee 1 mile up the street - don't miss their amazing scones & cinnamon rolls!!
  • Crazy Beach Pizza...and ice cream! Just up the road. Inside and outside seating.
    Crazy Beach Pizza...and ice cream! Just up the road. Inside and outside seating.
  • Vacation means good food! Krazyfish Grille in nearby Port St. Joe
    Vacation means good food! Krazyfish Grille in nearby Port St. Joe
  • Welcome to Paradise
    Welcome to Paradise
  • Crowds? Nope.
    Crowds? Nope.
  • So much space, even in busy season!
    So much space, even in busy season!
  • Listen to the crashing waves and relax.
    Listen to the crashing waves and relax.
  • We never get enough of this view! It’s what makes Tidelands so special.
    We never get enough of this view! It’s what makes Tidelands so special.
  • We don’t know why the skies here are so amazing! Every day is a new discovery.
    We don’t know why the skies here are so amazing! Every day is a new discovery.
$101-641/night
3 Bedrooms • 2 Baths • Sleeps 5-8
Internet Ocean View Hot Tub (more...)

**NEW: 10% off discount for 7 or more days** Tidelands at Mexico Beach by StayTheOne is a special find. And you found it! Just opposite the beachfront houses, it is almost beachfront. Tidelands has a sweeping Gulf-facing view, Pool & Hot Tub, gorgeous interior, and central walkable location in Mexico Beach. Well-appointed and comfortable, Tidelands is one of the top properties in town. It is on the 2nd floor of The Club at Mexico Beach and is accessible by elevator or stairs.

You can see the waves from the whole Gulf side of the property—master bedroom, living room, and kitchen. There's nothing that says "I'm on vacation!" like glancing up to see the ever-changing Gulf as you move throughout the rooms. It just makes you want more! Here's how to get it...

Beach Access: There's only a road between you and the beach boardwalk—it is very close, next after beachfront. Most of the properties in Mexico Beach are on the other side of the street from the beach, and none of these is closer to the water than our building. This makes getting to the beach and back a snap!

Balcony Experience: Truly unmatched. It's big, it's private, it's covered, and it directly faces the Gulf, making it everyone's favorite spot. Relax in comfort with those glittering waters and fresh ocean breezes! Accessible from both the living room and the primary bedroom.

Pool & Hot Tub: Our building has one of the largest Pools in town + a relaxing Hot Tub, so there's something for everyone! The pool area is very close to the front door, only 15 steps away.

Why is Tidelands a Guest Favorite? We curated this property for a Luxe experience of comfort and convenience throughout: USB ports, comfortable furniture and beds, Smart TVs in every room, plenty of toilet paper, huge bath towels, coffee with cream and sugar, laundry supplies, clothes steamer. Guests say we thought of everything! Work desk, FAST internet, fully-equipped kitchen, ceiling fans, blackout blinds, comfy beds. Plus Beach Gear for 6: Soft Turkish beach towels, beach chairs, umbrellas, wagon, cooler. No need to lug gear from home.

Love to grill up some surf & turf? There are 2 Gulf-view picnic areas with charcoal grills at the parking level. We have grilling utensils ready for you.

Tidelands is located....
1/4 mile to Killer Seafood
1/4 mile to Crazy Waverunner and Parasail
1 mile to Caribbean Coffee
1 mile to Mexico Beach Market (small grocery)
1.4 miles to Mexico Beach Marina
5 miles to Windmark Beach walking trail
7 miles to Windmark Beach (Gulf-view restaurants)
11 miles to Port St. Joe (Piggly Wiggly, shopping, restaurants)
22 miles to Golf at St. Joseph Bay Country Club
23 miles to Cape San Blas
34 miles to Apalachicola
47 miles to Panama City airport

Other things to note:
--Parking: Your stay includes 2 parking spots in the covered parking lot.
--Concerned about a pre-checkout chores? Don't be -- we don’t have one. Just a few helpful reminders, that’s it. Enjoy your time off!
--Grocery Delivery: Our excellent cleaning team is offering grocery delivery for $75 plus cost of groceries. This steal of a deal offer is exclusive to guests of their clients only. Have the fridge stocked and ready when you arrive. Bliss!! All the details upon booking.

FIRST TIME IN MEXICO BEACH? You will love how friendly, quiet, and clean this little town is. Our beaches are gorgeous—just ask our fans who come back year after year!

ACTIVITIES - Our Favorites:

--Local rental companies drop off kayaks and stand-up paddle boards right at the beach.
--Go parasailing right from the beach!
--Hire a guide and spend half a day scalloping St. Joseph Bay. Really fun! Scallop season is Aug. 16 - Sep. 21.
--Kayak around Pig Island in St. Joseph Bay.
--Grab a beach towel and stargaze from the beach on a clear night.
--Go shelling on the nearly-empty beaches at the northwest side of town by the canal, then stop by Crazy Beach Pizza for some pizza & ice cream.
--For you craft beer lovers, don't miss Apalachicola's own Oyster City Brewing Co. Promise you'll have really good beer, pet a pup, and make a new friend.
--Stop in for coffee and cinnamons rolls at Caribbean Coffee, then browse the nearby shops for a souvenir.
--Fishing! Surf fishing, canal fishing, deep sea...it's all here.
--Our sunsets can't be beat, so catch an immersive sunset cruise. Our welcome guide has all the details.

MEXICO BEACH LOCAL EVENTS:

--License-free Saltwater Fishing Day - Fish for free June 4 & 5!
--Gollywhopper Classic Fishing Tournament - June 18
--July 4 Independence Day Sandy Shoes 5K fun run, Best Blast on the Beach fireworks celebration
--MBARA Kingfish Tournament - July 30

PLAN YOUR VISIT: Hop on beautiful Highway 98 and enjoy the whole area. Each nearby town has its own character...

+ Port St. Joe's great restaurants & shops, large fishing outfitter, golf course
+ Cape San Blas's beach walks, State Park, Bay fishing and kayaking
+ Apalachicola's Oyster City Brewing Co, Florida history, great shopping & walkable lanes, seafood restaurants

**Top Restaurant suggestions** Indian Pass Raw Bar near Cape San Blas, Shipwreck Raw Bar 5 minutes away in St. Joe Beach, Krazyfish Grille 15 mins away in Port St. Joe, The View 10 mins away in Windmark Beach, Owl Tap Room in Apalachicola.

Detailed activity and restaurant suggestions in our easy-to-use digital Welcome Guide.

Here's Tidelands 2, our sister property in the same building: https://www.vrbo.com/2495423 https://www.vrbo.com/2495423 Rent both together for groups up to 12!
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HOUSE RULES:

Required:
1. Full names of all guests at booking. Only the guests listed by name at booking are permitted to stay in the property.

2. ID of guest making the booking. Either verified ID on booking platform (VRBO, etc.) or screen shot of state-issued ID sent to host.

3. Guest must sign rental agreement.

4. Security Deposit of $300 is required. The deposit is secured using a temporary credit card hold beginning 1 day before check-in and is released 5 days after departure.

Check-out is at 10 am CST sharp, due to the tight schedule of our cleaners, unless you have arranged in advance with the host to have late check-out. Please respect the cleaners' limited time.

Cancellation policy is Moderate. **Recommend travel insurance.**

Parties of 6 or 7 may be required to book 3+ nights.

No smoking of any kind and no vaping, either inside condo or on balcony. Breaking this rule renders the reservation immediately canceled and guests subject to a $300 cleaning fee.

Parking: The building offers a covered parking garage, which is located on the ground level. Guests are allotted 2 parking passes, which should be displayed hanging from the rearview mirror. Per HOA rules, cars and pickup trucks are permitted, but large trucks, boats, trailers, and/or motor homes are not permitted in the parking garage.

No pets allowed. The HOA rules for this building prohibit all pets except pets of owners.

Visitors: Permitted during non-quiet hours of 7:00 am to 11:00 pm. All persons on premises during quiet hours of 11:00 pm to 7:00 am and have not been disclosed at booking are unauthorized and are not permitted on premises without host approval.

Parties and events are prohibited. Parties/events are defined as including *any* of these elements:

1. More than 4 visitors without host permission

2. Alcohol usage by visitors

3. Drug usage by guests or their visitors

4. Noise level that is excessive or bothersome to other residents

Pool & hot tub: The guests acknowledge that there is no lifeguard on duty and that use of the pool and hot tub is at their own risk. Guest commits to supervising children under age 18 during use. Guests agree to abide by posted pool area hours.

Bunk beds: Weight limit for top bunk is 160 lbs.

Balcony: Guests agree to supervise children on the balcony. No climbing or standing on the furniture. The HOA rules prohibit cooking on the balcony or hanging anything from the railings, including towels.

Do not unplug or disable the Wifi or exterior entryway security camera.

Pirated media: Please do not stream copyrighted material from a site that does not have permission to stream it. Mediacom easily detects this activity and has threatened to cancel our service.

Beach towels and beach equipment (beach chairs, umbrellas, utility wagon, cooler) are for enjoyment during stay. Please return all items to condo before departure.

Please do not move or rearrange the furniture or electronic equipment without permission from host. Exception: dining chairs and stools.

Do not leave sliding doors open when A/C is running. The A/C will run continuously, causing ice to accumulate and shut down the unit. Payment for a service call may be assessed to the guest.

Sofas in living room: Cat naps are encouraged. :) However, planned sleeping, like overnight sleeping or a young child's daily nap, is prohibited in order to ensure a sanitary environment for all guests. Please use the pull-out feature of the sleeper sofa instead.

The owner's closet, located in the front hallway and having a code-entry lock, is off-limits to guests without host's permission.

Per HOA requirements, please do not store any items in the hallway since it is a shared area.

Guests acknowledge that they are subject to immediate cancellation and payment of damage fees (if applicable) if any of the House Rules is broken. If you're not sure something is OK, please check with host. Thank you!

Cancellation Policy: No refund will be issued for any reason.

Mexico Beach, Florida

Property Type Condo in a condo on the 2nd floor
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In A keypad is available 24 hours a day to provide entry for guests
Elevator Yes
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 23
  • Long term rental allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Setting & View
  • Water View
  • Beach
  • Ocean
  • Beach View
  • Near Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Sea View
  • Beach Access
General
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Lock On Bedroom Door
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Pocket Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pots & Pans
  • Kitchen Island
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Coffee
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 2 Baths
  • Master bathroom – Shower, Toilet
  • Bathroom 2 – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 3 Bedrooms, sleeps 5-8
  • Master bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 3 – 1 Bunk Bed
  • Living room – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
All bedrooms have blackout blinds or curtains, smart TVs, ceiling fans, USB ports, and bedside storage (table or basket).
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games/Board Games
  • Smart TV
Family
  • Babysitter Recommendations
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Room Darkening Shades
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Beach Essentials
  • Sunroof/Roof Terrace
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Outdoor Seating
Pool/Spa
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
Attractions
  • Bay/Sound
  • Marina
Leisure
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Boating
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Bay/Sound Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
Safety
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Emergency Exit Route
  • Fire Emergency Contact
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Medical Emergency Contact
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Police Emergency Contact
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
Expectations
  • Limited Parking
  • Cameras/Surveillance
  • Near Lake, River, or Water Body
Accessibility
  • Single Level Home
  • Path To Entrance Lit At Night
  • Flat Smooth Pathway To Front Door
  • Disabled Parking Spot