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GULF FRONT JEWEL, Sleeps 2-6, *WIFI*, The perfect getaway for couples or family.

Bedrooms 2
Space 130 m²
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Gulf front, Steps From The Water, 2BR/2Ba, *Wifi, sleeps 2-6, 1 King, 1 Queen


We have your front row seat for enjoying the dolphins playing in the surf in the morning and spectacular sunsets at the end of the day. The water's edge is so close you can sit on your deck relaxing while watching your kids playing on the shore. Unobstructed water views from every room.

Situated on the top floor of a quadraplex, this condo has two large open living areas with a fireplace, a new reclining sectional, a sleeper sofa, two comfy recliners, New Samsung 46" Smart TV, Vaulted ceilings soar to 25 feet and add to the drama of this oceanfront location. Eight windows in the living/dining area allow for maximum views. Dining room seats 6, fully equipped kitchen features all new stainless steel appliances, cookware, dishes, as well as breakfast bar seating for 4. Laundry room for your convenience. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, new 32" Flat screen TV & private bath with walk-in shower. The second bedroom has a new Queen bed, new flat screen TV, with a full bath across the hall. CABLE INTERNET, WIFI & Unlimited Long Distance are included.

More Info:: This unit sleeps six persons comfortably (one King, one Queen, one Queen sleeper sofa).

Cape San Blas has been voted #1 beach in all of America featuring white sand beaches, dolphins playing daily in the ocean, loggerhead turtles and awesome St. Joseph's State Park.

This is definitely Old Florida: Beach bonfires, no crowds, just beautiful sand, clear water, an uncrowded beach and complete relaxation.

Cape San Blas Vacation Rental

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Ronald Berges
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 10, 2017

About Ronald Berges

Dr Ronald Berges is a native of Ovid, Colorado, but has lived and practiced medicine in Ottumwa, Iowa for 26 years. He is Medical Director of Behavioral Health Services at Mahaska Health Partnership.

Ronald Berges purchased this condo in 2015

Why Ronald Berges chose Florida Panhandle

A good friend from college introduced me to the Cape San Blas area. He owns the unit below this one. This property was attractive due to the proximity to the Gulf, the privacy, and the openness of the unit. It is perfect as a family getaway, couples retreat, and romantic hideaway. This unit was purchased from previous owner Gerald Allen and his daughter Roxanne, who has guided me in the transition to rental property owner.

What makes this condo unique

Even when the Cape is at the height of the busy summer season, it is "slow and relaxed". It's a very peaceful stretch of unspoiled, "Old Florida" sand. There are few places like this left to enjoy.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Roxanne, this was truly a lovely place to spend two weeks. Each place we've stayed over the years has had its own special charm, but yours was the most comfortable inside and the most beautiful outside. Your interior colors and furniture are so refreshing, and the cathedral ceiling and the high windows give so much light! It's been grand sitting on the deck and reading, watching the changing moods of the Gulf water, shelling, watching the dolphins that came almost every morning, watching the sun set. We wish you and your father well in renting it and for opportunities to spend quiet time here yourselves.
May 2008
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Port St. Joe Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Always enter from the front (beach) side of the house. The rear exit is for emergency only.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bath with walk-in shower for easy access.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , w/Master Bath, Walk-in shower, new 32" Flat screen TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Features new queen bed, new 19" flat screen TV and Hall bath
    Other - 1 king , 1 queen , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Our beach home is perfect for couples and small families. If you're traveling with extended family and need more space, let me know and I'll put you in touch with our neighbor who shares the top floor of the building with us...... what could be better: 5 bedrooms , 4 baths and 2 kitchens!!! This will be the vacation destination that you will want to return to over and over, as many of our renters return year after year.


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(56 traveler reviews)



  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved Antiqua Sunset. You will find it spacious, well appointed, in a fabulous location and overall fantastic. We loved everything about it and enjoyed our long weekend away. The ocean walks were just excellent and the two recliners were great for resting and reading. There are no words to describe the beauty of the sunset and the quiet coffee mornings from the deck. We will be staying again soon.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place. We enjoyed sitting on the porch and watching the sun go down every night. It was well appointed and lovely. We will travel this way again and we would love to stay here. Super choice.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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very satisfied

  • 5 of 5

nice unit. great view watching the porpoises. wifi had some problems and if you can't climb two flights of stairs you may want to pass, otherwise it was great. clean,everything worked just fine, and set up so you have privacy even though its a 4 unit building. would go back in a minute if pet friendly. all other units in the building were pet friendly.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Antiqua Sunset was serene and relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our serene and relaxing experience in the well maintained and organized Antiqua Sunset. The owner, Ron thinks of everything and is so accommodating. The minute we arrived, we were impressed with the beautiful view, the soft warm breeze in our face and an incredible view of sunrise, sunset, and the open starlit sky complete with the sound of the crashing surf from the top of the world. We got a good night's rest and then coffee on the elevated deck with such a fabulous view. The deck gets full sun and the house is very nicely decorated, comfortable and fully furnished. The open plan is great and the beds were comfortable. The place was clean and well organized. Everything was fabulous and the local store had everything. Ron recommended the best places to eat, shop, fish and tour. It was a wonderful time for our family and we would recommend it to anyone. Thanks again Ron for the time of our lives in your nice home on one of the most beautiful, quiet family beaches in the world. White sands, relaxation and brown tans. We loved it.

Fred and Gena from Tallahassee, Florida.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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First Time to This Part of Florida

  • 5 of 5

Great place to kick back and relax. The sunsets are beautiful in the evening, and in the morning you can drink coffee from the deck and watch dolphins swim by. We found many nice scallop shells while walking the beach, and watched our neighbors catch fish. There are lots of places to eat in the area, and any kind of food you might want. The condo is beautiful, and has everything you could need. The four of us had a wonderful week. Try it out, you won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our First Time on the Cape But Not Our Last!!

  • 5 of 5

Spectacular views and very comfortable place to take the family on vacation. The condo has everything you could possibly want and the owner is awesome to deal with! While in the area we took a ride over to Panama city for a day and found ourselves wanting to get back to the Condo. Everything is so relaxing and we really enjoyed walking the beach and collecting sea shells. Our family absolutely loved the Cape and can't wait to go back! While you are there you have to catch a bite at "The Sandbucket" restaurant. Great food!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 20 2017 - Aug 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 13 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rate includes all bed/bath linen service and cleaning upon departure

Deposit at time of reservation: $500; remaining balance is due 30 days before arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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