The freshly updated “Beach Life Bungalow” is a cozy beach getaway for retired couples, small families, couples traveling together or even a girlfriends escape.
Yes, location is key and this home is in a great location. This wonderful neighborhood in “Sunnyside” has over-sized lots on just about every property so you are assured of space and privacy while staying at “Beach Life Bungalow”. You can sit and soak up the sun in the huge back yard that includes a grill for those nights you don't want to go out. If you love the idea of hearing the sounds of the gulf while enjoying a cup of coffee and your morning quiet time before the days fun begins, you can do just that on the back covered porch of this cozy bungalow.
A vacation at “Beach Life Bungalow” is the perfect spot to get away but still have all the modern conveniences close by. Shopping, including Pier Park, is just a few minutes’ drive away. Restaurants, including the world famous Thomas’ donuts, are close and easy to find. Also 30A is a lovely drive offering even more in shopping and gourmet cuisines.
You must sign and return this house rules agreement that will be emailed to you.
Check-in is anytime after 4PM(URL HIDDEN)Please do not arrive prior to this time without ensuring this is possible.
Check out is 10AM
Groups of people that are under 25 years of age are NOT permitted.
OCCUPANCY: Please note that your reservation has been accepted and confirmed based on the number of guests stated at the time you made your reservation. Minimum age requirement for primary renter is 25 yrs old and said person must be on the property during the duration of your visit. No additional guests are permitted unless you inform us that there has been a change in the number of people arriving. Any reservation obtained under false pretenses will be denied access to our home and will result in a total forfeiture by guest of their advance and any other payments (including Security Deposit and cleaning fee), and guest will not be permitted by host to check into, or remain on, the Property. You guessed it, no one wants that!
All persons that occupy the Property (“guests” or “guest of said guest”) shall act in a responsible manner and make responsible decisions. Children and guests are to be properly supervised by adults, so as to prevent damage to the Property. Guest shall be considerate of the neighbors. No parties! guests (and any temporary guests) shall not make an amount of noise, for example, with voices, music, instruments, and/or the like, that is excessive and/or disturbing to the occupants or residents nearby.
When outside of and/or away from the Property, guests must keep all doors locked.
If you choose to take advantage of beach towels available in the unit, you must wash, dry and fold these towels and return them to the shelf from which they came before checkout. Washing beach towels in addition to the bed and bath linens causes extra work for our cleaning staff and with result in $50 fee (retained from your security deposit).
BEACH EQUIPMENT: Please do not take any of our bath linens or furniture from the house to the beach. Beach towels, beach chairs and beach umbrella are provided.
Prior to entering the Property from the ocean and/or beach, all sand must be washed off the body with the shower located on the left side of the house, and all water and sunscreen must be dried/wiped off with a towel prior to entering into the Property (in order to prevent staining and/or damage to furniture, bedding, flooring and/or other items from sand, sunscreen, or ocean water).
No wet body parts, wet towels, other wet items or sunscreen are permitted near any furniture or bedding. Salty ocean water and sunscreen are all very destructive to such items.
In order to prevent beds, bedding (including comforters and quilts) and pillows, which are very expensive for Lessor to replace, from being stained by food and/or drinks, food and drinks are not permitted on or near the beds, bedding and pillows.
PETS: Yes, we love animals, but we cannot accommodate them. No birds, cats, small dogs, fish, gerbil or any animal of any kind is allowed. If a pet is present, or evidence of a pet is present, an extra $500 cleaning charge will be incurred.
SMOKING: No smoking is permitted at any time (including outside). Any evidence of smoking inside our home or outside will incur an automatic charge of $500 for deep cleaning.
TRASH PICK UP: For some unknown reason, PCB does not recycle. For those of us accustomed to recycling most everything, this is a big adjustment, but alas it is true. All your materials are to be bagged and tied and put in the garbage can provided. If you are present on Monday and/or Thursday evenings, please take the garbage can out to the curb to the right partially in the mulch area. We appreciate your cooperation with this. When you check out, just leave the can here and our housekeeper will take care of it.
BEFORE CHECK-OUT: • Guest will make sure sand is rinsed off of all beach chairs and toys and stored in their appropriate location in the laundry room. Guest will launder any beach towels used and return them to their storage area from which they came.
All dirty dishes, cups, mugs, silverware, bake ware and cooking ware must be placed by Guest into the dishwasher and the dishwasher run using automatic dishwasher detergent (not provided).
All used sheets and pillow cases from beds, and a reasonable number of used wash clothes and towels (no more than 6-8 towels), must be placed by Guest on top of the washer and dryer for cleaners to wash. Guest shall leave the Property in a picked up and neat condition and shall turn all lights and fans off, all blinds are to be closed and lock all doors.
CANCELLATIONS: Because your reservation dates have been set-aside especially for you, we have to continually turn away prospective guests who want those same dates. If you have to cancel, please contact us immediately. We know “life happens”, but please understand the following policies are in place for a reason:
* Cancellation of reservation 59 – 30 days prior to arrival – deposit is forfeited.
* Cancellation of reservation 29 – 0 days prior to arrival – full payment is forfeited
No refunds are given for no shows, late arrivals or early departures for any reason, including inclement weather.
In the event of an impending hurricane and you are REQUIRED to leave our home (mandatory evacuation is called by the appropriate government agency) we will be happy to issue you a refund or reschedule the balance of your trip for a future time.
Trip cancellation insurance is available should you like to purchase it additionally. We encourage all guests to consider this option.
RATES: All rates subject to state and local taxes of 11.5%. Darn taxes, anyway….!
Now that we have all that necessary “stuff” out of the way, get ready for your wonderful vacation in Panama City Beach, Florida!
Thank you for your cooperation and we hope you enjoy your stay!
Gigi's Beach Life Bungalow, Panama City Beach, Florida