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Madeira Norte Condominiums - John's Pass - Madeira Beach  
Madeira Norte is located just across from the entrance to John's Pass Village and Boardwalk. It is the fifth complex north of John's Pass bridge, easy walking distance to all the shops and restaurants. Madeira Norte has 80 two bedroom units, many with two full baths. Direct Beach views or side beach views as well as intercoastal and southern exposure units.

Many upgraded units to choose from, most with free highspeed internet. Immerse yourself in the beach experience by checking out our Madeira Norte Virtual Tour on the tab above. Hint; The corner units at Madeira Norte are larger than all the rest. Look for the '09 units. 7 night minimum stay.

Rental Condos

#311 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $785/week
Just updated. New granite kitchen. New baths. 2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath Beach Front balcony 940 sq ft 1 king and 2 twins. NO SLEEPER SOFA. Free highspeed internet. Washer/Dryer. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all...

#208 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $675/week
2 Bedroom ; 1 1/2 Bath side view side balcony - Sleeps 6. NO SMOKING 940 sq ft 1 king, 2 twins. Sleeper sofa; 2 tvs; free high-speed internet; Washer/Dryer. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils...

#214 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $675/week
2 br 1 & 1/2 ba Gulf View - SIDE balcony 940 sq ft. Free long distance US. & Canada. 1 queen and 2 twins, NO sleeper sofa.High-Speed Internet; Washer/Dryer; 40, 32 & 19 in. Flat Panel TVs; HD Televisions. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property...

#413 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | Premium | From $675/week
2 Bdrm 2 Bath beach view side balcony NO SMOKING 940 sq ft 1 king, 2 twins (can convert to king) & sleeper sofa, Free High-SpeedInternet; CD Player; DVD; Washer/Dryer. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen...

#414 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | Standard | From $675/week
2 bedroom 2 bath Beach View balcony 940 sq ft; 3 tvs; DVD Queen bed in master bdrm; twins in 2nd bdrm; sleeper sofa; Washer/Dryer - NON-Smoking. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for...

#503 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Standard | From $515/week
2 Bedroom, 1-1/2 Bath, Street View, King in Master, Twins in Second 3 TVs, Washer/Dryer, Free internet, No Sleeper Sofa, NON SMOKING. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for all beds,...

#515 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $675/week
2 Bedroom 2 Bath beach view side balcony NO SMOKING 940 sq ft1 king, 2 twins & NO sleeper sofa, Free High-Speed Internet; Washer/Dryer, VCR. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for all...

#516 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | Standard | From $675/week
2 Bedroom 1.5 Bath side-full beach view balcony NO SMOKING 940 sq ft1 king, 1 queen & sleeper sofa, Sleeps 6 Persons Washer/Dryer, dvd, high-speed internet (wifi), flat screen TV's in all rooms with 200 HD channels and free local and north American calling. Onsite management office next door by SunHost...

#213 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | Premium | From $675/week
2 br 1 & 1/2 ba Gulf View - SIDE balcony 940 sq ft. 1 king and 2 twins, sleeper sofa. High-Speed Internet; Washer/Dryer; Recent total renovation. Across from John's Pass. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all...

#106 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 5 | Standard | From $515/week
2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath w/ private balcony (non beach view) 940 sq ft. 1 king and 1 queen bed. NON-SMOKING. Free wifi & long distance. Washer/Dryer. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for...

#209 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | yes | From $785/week
2 bedroom 2 bath Beach Front balcony 1100 sq ft1 queen and 2 twins and sofa bed; free high-speed wireless; Washer/Dryer. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for all beds, extra pillows...

#110 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 6 | Standard | From $785/week
2 bedroom 2 bath Beach Front balcony 940 sq ft 1 king and 2 twins and sofa bed - Non Smoking Washer/Dryer Free Highspeed Internet. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for all beds, extra...

#111 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Standard | From $785/week
2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath Beach Front balcony 940 sq ft 1 king and 1 queen. Sleeper Sofa HighSpeed Internet Washer/Dryer - 3 TVS, DVD/VCR. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all kitchen utensils, linen for all beds,...

#210 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $785/week
2 bedroom 1 & 1/2 bath Gulf Front - balcony 940 sq ft1 king and 2 single beds, NO sleeper sofa. Flat screen TV in LivingRoom; Washer/Dryer 2 tvs- Free High Speed Internet. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts managed unit, this property will be fully furnished with all...

#510 Madeira Norte Condo

2-BR | Sleeps 4 | Premium | From $785/week
2 bedroom 1 & 1/2 bath Gulf Front - Balcony NON Smoking 1 queen in Master 2 twin in guest. Three Flat screen TVs ; Washer/Dryer - 940 sq ft. Free wifi & US Long Distance Recently updated to tropical Florida decor. All new furnishings. Onsite management office next door by SunHost. As a SunHost Resorts...

Guest Reviews

Thank You!

Reviewed on Monday, October 6, 2014

My mam and sisters have just returned from their stay in your condo, they asked me to e-mail you as they had a great time and the condo was lovely, clean and had everything they needed. Thanks for all your help when booking and for the lovely time they had!


Very happy with this rental, would stay again in a heartbeat!

Reviewed on Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Security camera and key for stairs and elevator are nice . Condo was perfect for the week. Kitchen well stocked, beds were comfy, balcony was big. We sat on balcony when it was raining, every morning and evening. You can see the beach on a diagonal view. Air conditioning worked well, but we brought fans for white noise. There were kids that ran around, on the floor above us. Johns pass across the street, and we ate at boardwalk grill three days in a row! Pool limit is 8 max but that was not usually an ossue because the beach was right there. Thank you for a great week. I plan to rent from again.


florida vacation

Reviewed on Sunday, March 9, 2014

Beautiful Unit. Looks all new and what a view!


Clean and Perfect Location

Reviewed on Friday, March 15, 2013

The condo is in a perfect location, right across from John's Pass and steps away from the beach. Room is clean, Kitchen has been updated from the previous year, overall the place is perfect. The only thing I recommend is that the bathrooms would need updating, they are not bad but could be done and also a fresh coat of paint to change the colours to modern day colours. Besides that it is good value for where you are. I will be booking again for the same time next year. Hopefully things do get changed up a little. Service was excellent


On the Beach - Excellent Location & Accomodations

Reviewed on Friday, March 8, 2013

Our condo provided great views of the Gulf sunsets and beach. The only regret is the small size of the pool and the build up of seaweed left to litter on the beach. Tasty dining available across the street for "pub style" fare as well as Thai. Directly located across from John's Pass!


Fabulous View

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

Don't let Side Condo view fool you. You can see more from #516 than front condos. Not only can you see full beach, you also have a street & marina view from the patio.


home away from home, condo on the beach

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

nice and friendly people, nice walk to the beach, clean condo and close to johns path.


Great place to stay

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

This was a really nice place to stay for my family with 2 small kids. The place was spacious clean and had an amazing view of the ocean. The condo had everything we needed. The pool was little smaller than we we had anticipated, but the view more than made up for it.


One of the best trips ever!

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

We stayed the week of 4th of July and had the best time!! My only regret that we did not book rightthen and there for this year! We will book earleir and be back at Madeira Norte next year! Its a great place!!


Wonderful!!

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

Location Location. Condo was perfect. Best view of the sunset and still can see Bamboo Beer Gardens at John's Pass. The beach is so beautiful you could walk for hours. If you want to walk for dinner, there is plenty to choose from at John' pass directly across the street. If I had to complain it would be the lock on the front door was hard to lock and open. Everything was so wonderful we plan on going back.


We enjoyed our stay after we got new mattresses and a few things

Reviewed on Thursday, March 7, 2013

we wanted to rent again at Maderia Norte, but they said it was rented. I thought we had first to rent the apt that we were in first. However we are in fl. and a lovely place. Thanks for the chance to get this off my chest.


Pleasant stay at reasonable cost.

Reviewed on Tuesday, February 26, 2013

We are returning customers of the Sun Host group accommodations. This was one of the less luxurious/ cheaper condos but it was clean, well equipped and is in a great location on the beach and across the road from the John's Pass. You can only see the beach from the balcony. The only problems we had were the dishwasher was old and struggled to clean the dishes and the kitchen cupboards were well worn and needed replacing. May have been updated by now.


Great condo in a fabulous location!!

Reviewed on Monday, February 25, 2013

This condo had everything we needed for our stay and was in immaculate condition. It is directly across the street from John's Pass where there is plenty to do if you ever get bored lying by the pool or beach...whichever you prefer! This is a great location for young and old alike! Lots to do to keep our young adults entertained as well!! We liked it so much we have booked it again for our next vacation!!! A+++ all the way!


Thank you

Reviewed on Sunday, February 24, 2013

Thank you for such grate condo grate condo grate location grate price


Great view!

Reviewed on Sunday, February 24, 2013

Clean, spacious and a fantastic view. Very comfortable stay... the only problem I had was spotty internet access, which was fixed upon request. Would definitely stay again!!


Sun, Sea and Sand -The Perfect Holiday Ingredients

Reviewed on Saturday, February 23, 2013

Unit 510 is in a prime location near John's Pass with plenty of shops and restaurants to choose from and being a gulf front top floor condo the ocean views were great. It was very clean and comfortable and well equiped except for some items of cutlery and crockery (eg some casserole lids were missing and nothing matched in the cutlery drawer. A decent wine bottle opener and some kitchen roll would have been appreciated too) The agency we rented from also advertised a DVD Player in the unit (it could also be clearly seen in the video)but there was none. This too would have appreciated as Dvd's could be hired locally ( and you need to be an Egghead to understand Usa's TV listings!) These were only minor annoyances. however and did not stop us from having a great holiday.


Super schöner Urlaub

Reviewed on Saturday, February 23, 2013

Wir waren eine Woche in der Wohnung und rundum zufrieden, perfekte Strandlage, auch Restaurants zu Fuß erreichbar, wenn es irgendwann passt kommen wir wieder.


Great Escape

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

This was a Great vacation rental..Right on the beach within walking distance to shops and plenty of restaurants. The room was really nice and came with many extras for us...The liquor store is down the street a way along with a grocery store and a dollar store. There was a beautiful view of the sunset every evening. The beach is really quiet and a great get away for anyone. Would recommend completely...Great


Beutifull condo with an amazing view!!

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

This condo is absolutely beautifull and the location is even better with a view you will never forget. We would often sit outside to relax and see the sun go down. We loved our stay at the Madeira Norte and Jodi the owner was very helpfull and delightfull to speak to. I would definitely go back for the location, the cleaniness and the view. Thank You very much Jodi for a wonderfull vacation your condo is immaculate. Thank You Regina Netto


Don't stay there!!!

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

The whole condo need's to be gutted and redone. It not at not at long updated. We could't even open the door the was so old. The whole place was dirty. I wouldn't recommened it to anyone.


Great Place

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

This is a great vacation condo. We are picky travellers and this place was perfect. The condo was clean and very well kept. The condo building and location is ideal. We have stayed several times at Madeira Norte and all the condos were great but this one was the best. We would definitely stay at this condo again.


Awesome Condo

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

We absolutely had no complaints with this condo. Very nicely decorated,clean and stocked with everything you need. Love the location being right across from John's Pass with so much to see and do. Will definately be back.


Very relaxing and convenient to everything with a nice beach.

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

We enjoyed our stay and everything was very convenient including restaurants within walking distance. The beach was well maintained and not crowded. The only two things we were a little disappointed with were the mattress on the master bedroom bed that was worn out, and when we got to the room the commode was running in one of the bathrooms. I called the office to report it, around noon, and maintenance did not come until the following day. In the meantime the commode ran constantly for almost 24 hours without stopping and the sound was annoying plus the commode could not be used until it was fixed. Overall, we enjoyed our stay.


good value

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

Great location. older furnishings. Not for you, if you are looking for a four star resort.


Relaxing

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

The kitchen and bathroom decor is older but very clean and well equipped. The rest of the unit was very clean and nicely decorated. Only have three complaints. 1) There was no screens on the sliding doors to the belcony 2) The a/C unit is on the roof and being one of the top units it is very loud. 3) The remote for the main tv (cable box) was not work and the SunHost staff could not rectify it. Do to the cable being in the unit owners name nothing could be done. What a waste of the big LCD HD tv. Other then that loved the unit and would stay there again. The whole building is very clean. Loved being right on the beach. Johns pass being right across the road was nice with all its shops and restraunts. The best was sitting on the belcony at the end of the day and watching the sunset.


Very nice condo.

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

We were very happy with this unit, it had all the amenities we needed and we know this building well and it's a great location, close to lots of restaurants and shopping. The only problem we had was the bed in the master bedroom, it was so uncomfortable and hard we ended up using the other room. We have heard from friends that stayed after us, that the bed has been changed so that's a good thing. The service from Sunhost was very good.


Fantastic location and on the beach!

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

In November 2012 myself and two girlfriends stayed here for a week and enjoyed are stayed tremendously! The condo was perfect. Beautifully decorated and directly on the beach. I loved it that much , that I have booked it again for 9 days with my two children in august.Can't wait to sit on the patio overooking the beach and watch the dolphins again! Highly recommend this condo!


Most amazing view !

Reviewed on Friday, February 22, 2013

Madeira Norte is the best place to stay on the Gulf Beaches! And this unit was the perfect spot to sit on the balcony and watch dolphins swim by. Loved it!


2br.-Luxury Suite

Reviewed on Thursday, March 1, 2012

My wife and I have stayed at Surf Song for years dating back to 1994. This room at Madeira Norte had by far the best views and beds we've ever had! The guests at Surf Song however, are much more friendlier and the pool is much larger with a comfort zone that is much nicer and fewer restrictions. Saying this, It still will be very hard to choose between the two resorts.


Amazing Condo with amazing vistas

Reviewed on Wednesday, March 9, 2011

This is a great condo. You get exactly what the pictures tell you, except when we opened the closet door and all of the beach gear was there it was great! Umbrellas, chairs, noodles, wakeboards...what a treat...the teenagers loved it. The view..sitting out watching the thunder storms go across Tampa and out to the Gulf was incredible. And there was no oil on the beach..just as they had promised. If it was available for our dates this year I will definately go back


Beautiful Condo on Madeira Beach, with great views.

Reviewed on Wednesday, March 9, 2011

We have been coming to Madeira Beach for over 20 years, staying in different condos. This is one of the nicest we have stayed in. It was clean and comfortable and the view from the balcony was great! The location was good, right on the beach, and Johns Pass across the road with shops and restaurants. The staff were very helpful and pleasent. We would stay at #413 Madeira Norte again.


Another great vacation in Madiera Beach, FL

Reviewed on Friday, December 10, 2010

We have rented condos at Madiera Norte for several years. It is a great value, wonderful beach and convenient location. Many of the units, including #413, have been remodeled recently. All of the units are clean and comfortable.


Great Spot

Reviewed on Saturday, October 23, 2010

Nice updated unit with a view of the beach. Huge balcony was a plus as was being close to John's Pass Village.


best location!

Reviewed on Tuesday, July 6, 2010

we stayed with our 3 small children (all under 5), and the location couldn't have been better. the beach was so close and accessible - and uncrowded! the unit was okay - but it was just as advertised and certainly not worse so no complaints. all of the appliances worked and the space was adequate. there is a view of the beach from the balcony so that was nice. our late check-in and early check-out were easily accomodated.


Great experience

Reviewed on Monday, July 5, 2010

We stayed in unit 515 and loved this condo. It suited our needs with two small children and ourselves. The building is well maintained and check in was an easy experience. When I had trouble with keys I was given new keys later in the day. The only problem was the pool heater wasn't working when we arrived and was not fixed until late in the week. We enjoyed our stay and would definately return.


Great Place

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

This place is great! I have absolutely no complaints and we are very picky travellers. The condo looks exactly like the pictures online. It is very clean and had everything we needed. It felt like home away from home. The location is great, it is close to everything you need-entertainment, food, shopping etc..The pool was nice and clean and the beach was amazing. I would recommend this condo to everyone.


Great Weather and Lazy Beach Days!

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

It was a great vacation right from the beginning, check in was easy, hassle free and quick!!! And you could not get a better location. Madiera Norte is right on the beach and right across the street from John's Pass, which has great shopping and restaurants. We stayed in condo #413 and it was spotless and had everything we needed!


Wonderful Sunsets !!

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

I have been renting units at the Madeira Norte for a few years now and this one was really great!! It was very clean and had everything we needed. The location is close to lots of amenities and the beach is super. I would highly recommend this unit for your vacation!!


Great Experience

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

The unit we stayed at was exactly as advertised. Staff at the Rental office were very friendly and helpful. The view and the beach are fantastic!


Very enjoyable, stayed there before.

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

Plan to come back some time with family.We like the location, there is shopping near by, Restaurents ECT. The john,S pass is great for Leasure and shopping and just watching the dolphins go by. The staff is friendly and helpful. The only thing in #210, the Toillett kept running and the kit.Sink water kept dripping, other then that we enjoyed our stay there again and plan to come back.


Fantastic Family Vacation Rental!

Reviewed on Thursday, June 24, 2010

The room was clean, spacious and had every amenity. The view was amazing and our family had a great time. Could not hav sked for anything more. We'll definitely be back.


was better than exspected

Reviewed on Saturday, February 27, 2010

the weather was'nt the gratest;but the condo was very nice.it had everything it said it would. A nice veiw and bolcony. Ifelt right at home.The beds were comfortable. I was'nt crazy about the leather sofa,would of perferd material,other than the sofa ,Iwould highly recomed it.Johns pass was right across the street,we enjoyed walking,and looking through the shops.theres a boardwalk at the end of the shoping stripe,with a few restaurants. We had dinner at one.was very nice,resonable ,and very good,We went back a second time for dinner.the condo had every thing you could need.The staff was informable.and friendly.We would rent it again,if we ever go back to that area. The oslars Bob,Sandy,Geri,Jim


very nice complex

Reviewed on Friday, February 26, 2010

we enjoyed our stay---condo very clean---could use a few updates, however still very nice---great view overlooking pool beach and ocean---two elevators--nice grille area very clean--good under building parking---walking distance to many good restaurants,bars and activities---staff friendly and very helpful---will go back again hopefully sooner than later


CHEAP TOWELS

Reviewed on Saturday, February 13, 2010

SERVICE FROM SUN HOST WAS POOR AT BEST. THE HOME WAS BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED AND CLEAN BUT I HAVE NOT SEEN TOWELS AS CHEAP AND THIN IN POOR QUALITY MOTELS. WE KNOW HOW WELL THIS UNIT USED TO BE APPOINTED BUT SINCE SUN HOST HAS TAKEN OVER CARE OF IT WE WILL LOOK ELSEWHERE TO STAY.
-- Comments from Manager --
Please see all other reviews for SunHost units. SunHost uses the same towels in all units. Unfortunate to leave a two star review when the unit was "beautifully decorated and CLEAN. Management was not made aware that guest was at all unhappy during their stay, perhaps we could have accommodated their concerns. See next review...........


It was a beautiful condo

Reviewed on Friday, February 12, 2010

We would like to return to one of your units for a few weeks and every place is booked. So I guess there is telling you what most of Sunhost properties are like. We mostly stay at Surf Song but our last trip was stayed at Madeira Norte. We stayed three weeks and I could of stayed another 3 weeks. Sue and Ozzie Blandford Hamburg PA


Relaxing, affordable beach vacation.

Reviewed on Friday, July 17, 2009

We love Madeira Beach and the Sun Host resorts. The unit that we rented this year, Madeira Norte #413 had been recently re-furbished and re-decorated making it the best of the units that we have rented, although all have been clean, comfortable and well kept. You can't beat the price, the location is great and the beach is the best - clean, safe and not crowded. During the five or six spring vacations that we have spent at Madeira Norte, we have always found the Sun Host staff to be friendly and helpful. We would highly recommended Sun Host resorts to anyone looking for an affordable beach vacation.


Best family vacation stay!!!

Reviewed on Monday, June 29, 2009

We loved staying at Maderia Norte room 108. The staff was very nice and helpful, they seemed happy to fill us in on the local attractions and things to do. The room was very clean! We were glad to find everything just like the pictures and descriptions had portrayed the condo to be. The condo was also decorated beautifully! It was truely an awesome getaway! The condo owners had everything we needed to stay for the week and filled us in on any questions or concerns we had. The area is very nice....you dont have to have a car! John's Pass is right across the street with lots of shops and resturants in walking distance. But dont worry about loosing your privacy because there were no disturbances..it was like being on our own private beach. You can get anywhere within a few minutes of driving and there are lots of attractions around. The beach and water was awesome and beautiful! We didnt use the pool much, its much smaller than the ocean, however it is very clean and nice. What we liked most about the Condo was the cleanliness and the location. Both where perfect and needed no improvement. We were so satisfied with our stay that we are going to try and stay there every year. I dont think anything needs improvement!


Enjoyable

Reviewed on Friday, June 26, 2009

Our accomodations were very good and the condo was furnished with all the necessary amenities. We had an excellent location. From our side sliding doors, we could see the moon disappear and did not want to miss it. We liked this the best and the weather did not co-operate, but the friendly atmosphere was great.


Great Spring Break get away

Reviewed on Friday, June 26, 2009

We had an excellent time. The service given us was top notch and the room was quite nice and very well located.


Great location with clean accomodations

Reviewed on Tuesday, June 16, 2009

We have stayed in the resort before and hence it was an easy decision to stay again . We love the location across from John's Pass and the beach is wide with minimal crowds . The resort is older but kept very clean . Our condo has been renovated recently and was excellent except for a very squeaky master bed .


Great view!

Reviewed on Saturday, June 13, 2009

This is an excellent condo for a family! My husband and I stayed here with our two young children and had a wonderful experience! My favorite part is the view of the beach and the gulf!!! My only complaint is that there is NOT a DVD player, so it was good that we brought our portable for the kids. Also, the bed in the master bedroom is not very comfortable. I would definitely return and stay in the condo because for me, it's all about the view!!!!!!!!


Perfect Vacation

Reviewed on Sunday, May 24, 2009

The pictures did not show how beautiful the condo actually was. It was clean and big enough for our family of 5 (kids ages 6, 9 &11). The balcony was huge and the view was spectacular. The kitchen was totally equip with everything we needed. It was so nice to simply go down the elevator and have access to the pool and beach. John's Pass was also a bonus and it was fun to have a look at all the little shops, and do some of the activities available there, like parasailing. We would definitely go back to vacation there again.


The Building and Beach are Great!

Reviewed on Wednesday, May 6, 2009

This is a beautiful building and the beach is great. The unit it self was also very nice, just remodled. The only problem was the kitchen was not overly stocked with sharp knives, cutlery, baking dishes, or storage dishes. The dryer also did not work to my expectations, so I just hung things out to dry, much faster. Overall our stay was just great, how could you complain when the beach is right out the back elevator! We had a grea time!


good - but could have been much better

Reviewed on Wednesday, April 15, 2009

the condo was nice - but not clean - carpets were very stained, along with stains on upholstery of furniture. no cleaning supplies to do a wash, or no soap to even do dishes. the condo had a lot of food on the floor of the patio/sun deck - so that was missed in the cleaning. the smaller bedroom had a fan that was falling off the ceiling and worked very poorly. the blinds were falling off the windows - so that room was subpar. great view from the condo, and the beach was beautiful.


Seven Days in Paradise

Reviewed on Thursday, April 2, 2009

Our family, my husband, 13-year old son and myself, spent March break at this resort. We have stayed in the area once before at a different resort. We were pleased with the resort. Loved the location; on the beach and close to John's pass; loved the parking and the overall resort. Aa few issues with the unit itself; a bit dated; did not like the old shag carpet and the air conditioning unit did not work first two days. But maintenance was quick to help fix it and the unit itself was clean and well stocked. Our only compaint would be the shag carpet in the unit and the need for a key for so many places. Understand the need, but it is a nuicance when your hands are full trying to dig out your key. Overall had a great time and are hoping to be able to come back next year. We will probably try for a different unit. Thanks very much. Jackie and Mike Beaudin


Great location

Reviewed on Thursday, April 2, 2009

Our family of three enjoyed a one-week stay at Madeira Norte. Unlike so many other high-rise resorts on Gulf Blvd, Madeira Norte is a lot smaller. The unit we stayed in was average at best. We had problems with the air conditioning and the unit needed a general upgrade. Despite that we enjoyed the proximity to the beach and to John's Pass. We were in walking distance of excellent restaurants and shopping. Some guests complained the pool was too small and there was no hot but but that wasn't a concern for our family. We go to Florida to enjoy the beach and the Gulf waters. We plan to return but will look for a unit with a few more upgrades.


Beautiful Condo Great view

Reviewed on Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Our family spent a wonderful week at Madeira Norte #214. Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and walking the beach were highlights. Our daughter swam with the dolphins in the Gulf as they swam by the condo. She could reach out and touch them. We could walk across the street to John's Pass and the wonderful shops along the boardwalk. The Unit itself was beautiful. Completely redone and very comfortable. All in all a terrific week. We would like to thank the very helpful staff in the office for the extra assistance given to us during our stay. You are truly great people.


Beautiful View Inside and Out!!

Reviewed on Wednesday, November 12, 2008

This is our 7th time staying at a SunHost Resort. The staff is wonderful and the service is fabulous. We couldn?t ask for better! We stayed at this particular property for 8 days. The d?cor created and warm and inviting ambiance. The kitchen was well stocked with many useful items, coffee pot, blender, utensils, etc. We even used the washer/dryer; it was so cute and tiny! There were two basically two separate but adjoining bathrooms each with a toilet, sink and mirror. This made it very nice for two people to get ready at the same time, and still be in the ?same? room. The view from the living room balcony was nice? There was a single lone palm tree in front of the balcony but it didn?t really seem to be in the way of the view. The view from the bedroom was beautiful and not obstructed at all from the palm tree. You can see all the way down the right side of the beach. The one thing that we didn?t care for was the fact that every thing was locked. You can?t use the elevator without a key; you can?t get on or off the beach without your key, etc. For example: my husband and I went down to the beach with only one key. I forgot something so I headed back up to the room. Then my husband decided he wanted to go back to the room for something too, but couldn?t because he didn?t have a key to get off the beach. He had to wait for me to come back to open the gate for him. If you like strict security or don?t mind it? then just remember to get a key for everyone in your party so that you can all come and go as you please. I hope this review was helpful and that you stay here or at any of the SunHost Resorts? You just can?t go wrong! Happy Vacationing!


Based on experience

Reviewed on Wednesday, November 5, 2008

We have stayed at Madeira Norte on numerous occasions. Other units in which we have stayed have offered much more amenities, this includes cable television in the second bedroom. Compared to other units at this address in which we have stayed, this one was sparsely supplied. From cooking utensils to more recreational items (fishing poles, umbrelas, etc), other units have provided more. Now, I don't expect this. We bring our own equipment for the activities in which we plan to engage. Some of these ideas came from what was available in the previous units in which we have stayed. Also, this unit was in obvoius need of interior repair. Did I have fun for the week I was there, yeah. Have I had more enjoyable times at other units at the same address, yes. I will recommend this address and will recommend other property managers. Our unit lacked an indication that the owner wanted the individual paying to stay there that they are committed to making it memorable experience.
-- Comments from Manager --
Please check out the all new MN515. Unit has new owners and has been extensively renovated. All new kitchen, flooring. Added full bath. AWESOME now!


Great place for families

Reviewed on Saturday, October 25, 2008

My family and I enjoyed the stay at the Madeira North Condo. Security is #1 and is quite too. Most important thing for us was that the beach is just a minute away. I would recommend this place to all the families with children.


Best Thnksgiving we ever had

Reviewed on Friday, October 24, 2008

Although I only live a few miles from Madeira Norte, spending Thanksgiving week there felt as if I was a million miles from the hustle and bustle of every day life. The condo is comfortable and well-appointed, but "family" enough so that you feel right at home. Across the street from John's Pass means not having to drive to do a little shopping or get a great dinner; situated right on the beach with great views and easy access; we loved it. AND, we're booked for Thanksgiving week, 2008!! Can't wait!


dori

Reviewed on Friday, October 24, 2008

Everything was to my satisfaction at Christmas. The accomodation, the staff of Surf Song, the neighbors, the endless beach, the peaceful surroundings. The township neighborhood in Johns Pass(?) was relaxed and gave me the feeling of beeing somewhere out in the countryside. Yet there are good shops and restaurants in walking distance from your premises. And by car the location is close to everything you could ever need. I know the party of our closest family will fondly remember the wonderful Christmas Holidays we spent at Madeira Norte in 2007.


Could be nice!

Reviewed on Friday, October 24, 2008

Could be nicer, the carpet in the living room needed to be replaced with tile, the unit could have used a real good cleaning, under the recliner, looked like it had not been cleaned in months, I was under the impression that I was renting a 2 bath, 2 bedroom, What I got was a 2 bedroom,1 1/2 bath. The following week we moved to another resort, the unit was marvalous, ocean front, and at a much better price. So next time in Tampa/ St. Pete, I'll be staying at the other resort. Sorry, Bill Perry
-- Comments from Manager --
Please check out the photos of the all new 515. This unit has undergone an entire renovation, adding a full extra bath, tile throughout, new granite kitchen, appliances.