Friday, August 9, 2013

Gulf Winds on Pensacola Beach, FL~

Gulf Winds Condos, Pensacola Beach~
Unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico just an easy walk to Fort Pickens

Gulf Winds is located at 1199 Fort Pickens Rd. in Pensacola Beach, FL, 32561.  This smaller condominium complex is located directly on the Gulf of Mexico less than 2 miles from historic Fort Pickens State Park and the Gulf Islands National Seashore. 

Gulf front property along Fort Pickens in Pensacola Beach~
Gulf front property along Fort Pickens in Pensacola Beach~
Gulf Winds offers fabulous unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico!  Gulf Winds is a 4-story, 18 unit condominium complex located approximately 2 miles from Casino Beach, Pensacola Beach Gulf Fishing Pier, and Portofino Boardwalk.  The majority of restaurants, shopping, and nightlife on Pensacola Beach are situated on the Portofino Boardwalk near Quietwater Shell.  

While most of the other buildings around Gulf Winds are residential condos and single family homes, there is a Circle K and a popular seafood restaurant "Peg Leg Petes" within easy walking distance. 

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Gulf Winds Complex, 1199 Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL~ Gated community
Gulf Winds Amenities
Pool at Gulf Winds on Pensacola Beach, FL
Inground Pool on roof top at Gulf Winds Complex~

Besides the desirable location, Gulf Winds has several amenities: 
  • Gulf front complex with fabulous Gulf of Mexico views from each room
  • Vehicle & Beach Access Security gate 
  • Elevator and stairs
  • In-ground Swimming pool
  • Parking garage with one assigned space per unit 
  • Condos near Fort Pickens Pensacola Beach FL
    Easy walk to Fort Pickens on Pensacola Beach, FL 
  • Additional unassigned parking outdoors
Gulf Winds condos are 1 or 2 bedrooms and some end units have lofts.  They range in size from 700 to 1500 square feet with.  Each unit has a private balcony with spectacular unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico. 

Proximity to Attractions & Employers
  •  1.5 Mile to Fort Pickens State Park Entrance
  • 2 Miles to Casino Beach & Restaurants
  • 20 Miles to NAS Pensacola & University of West Florida
  • 30 Miles to Hurlburt Field AFB
School Districts for Gulf Winds, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
  • Pensacola Beach Elementary School- A School 2012; A School 2011; A School 2010
  • Gulf Breeze Middle School-  A School 2012; A School 2011; A School 2010
  • Gulf Breeze High School-  B School 2012; B School 2011; A School 2010
For more information on these schools and other Pensacola area schools, visit their school pages using the links above or the Escambia County School District or Santa Rosa County School District for more information. For a breakdown of the Florida school district rating information, visit the Florida Department of Education.

Gulf Winds Long Term Rentals 
Gulf front condos in Pensacola Beach, FL
View from Balcony of Gulf of Mexico at Gulf Winds

Most of the properties at Gulf Winds are owner occupied.  Because of this, it is very rare to find a long term rental in this community. However, there are larger communities on the beach that offer long-term rentals.

Availability changes daily, so if you are interested in renting a long-term condo on or near Pensacola Beach, email with your needs!

Gulf Winds Vacation Rentals 

Some owners choose to occupy their condos part time and rent their condo out the remainder of the year.  Realty Masters doesn't handle vacation rentals, or short-term beach rentals, but we do have a few great suggestions for you to contact who specialize in short term rentals! 

These companies manage short term rentals at Gulf Winds:

RMI Vacations (800) 874-9245
Pensacola Beach Properties (850) 934-0099
Gulf Winds Condos for Sale
For a list of current availabilities at Gulf Winds Complex or at other nearby Pensacola Beach Condos, email with your specific needs or call her direct at (850) 473-3983.

Do you want to search for Pensacola Beach real estate, homes for sale, or homes for lease? Use this link to search the Pensacola Real Estate Database here. Then let us know what homes you are interested in and how we can help you find your new home!
waterfront condos Pensacola Beach FL
Right on the beach!! Sink your toes into the sand.
If you are interested in purchasing or selling your Pensacola Beach Gulf Winds condo, let Pam Brantley give you a free market analysis on your home! Feel free to give her a call at (850) 232-2200 or email her for your free Market Analysis at
Homeowners Association

There is an active Condo Owners Association at Gulf Winds managed by Celia Kafka at Realty Masters. Email her with your questions at 
As with any other homeowners association, condo owners, residents, and guests must abide by the rules and regulations set forth by the homeowners association. You can view a copy of the important homeowners association documents on Gulf Winds Website here.   

Monthly dues are $725 and include water, trash, lawn maintenance, building maintenance, pool service, building insurance policies, security gate, management, pest control, and cable. (This is another reason why there are not many long-term rentals in the Gulf Winds Community!) 

Talk to you soon!
Pam Keen Brantley, Broker, CRS President, USNR Captain 
Realty Masters of FL~ #1 in Pensacola Property Management
4400 Bayou Blvd. #58B, Pensacola, FL 32503
Call us at (850) 473-3983 / Mobile (850) 232-2200
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  1. These are great tips for us all to remember so we can enjoy a wonderful condos at the beach! Nobody would want those ruined!

  2. Hi,

    This is really interesting take on the concept. Pensacola Beach has an old Florida feel with natural beaches. Ana Maria Island Resorts are relatively small and owner operated. Thanks...


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