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Beachy, contemporary, comfortable, and open living room with flat screen Smart TV w/cable, high speed internet, ceiling fan, and lamps with USB and outlets in them for your convenience. Queen sleeper sofa and dining table seats four.
Beachy, contemporary, comfortable, and open living room with flat screen Smart TV w/cable, high speed internet, ceiling fan, and lamps with USB and outlets in them for your convenience. Queen sleeper sofa and dining table seats four.
  • Beachy, contemporary, comfortable, and open living room with flat screen Smart TV w/cable, high speed internet, ceiling fan, and lamps with USB and outlets in them for your convenience. Queen sleeper sofa and dining table seats four.
  • The blue rocker/recliner is one of the favorites of guests.  It's super comfy and a great place to watch TV or take a well deserved nap.  Relax, you're on vacation!
  • Lots of natural light in this unit.  The ceiling fan provides an extra cool breeze to your visit.
  • Smart TV with Spectrum cable and high speed internet is yours for your visit.  There is also a DVD player.  Popular movies for both kids and adults are stored in the blue cabinet along with board games and cards for you and your children.
  • Comfy furniture for relaxation and several areas to use your laptop if you need to sneak in some work while you're on vacation (shame on you, lol)...
  • Wow, a sleeper sofa that's actually comfortable.  Yes, it's for real here!  Nice to have the extra sleeping space when you need it.  Easy to pull out and set up too.
  • Light and airy master suite. Queen memory foam bed (super comfortable), ceiling fan, Smart TV with cable and streaming capability. Also plenty of storage under the bed and in the closet.  There is also a pack-n-play and high chair in the closet.
  • Nice mirrored double closet to check yourself out in before hitting the beach or a night out on the town.  Extra towels for your convenience.   Also a basket of assorted sundry items for those important or necessary things you may have left at home!
  • Washer & Dryer in master bath so you can keep up with laundry (if you want to) while you're gone or wash everything up before you leave so you won't have to when you get home from your awesome vacation!
  • We like to think our place has style AND class.  We get lots of great reviews about  our stylish place, thoughtful touches, amazing amenities, and sparkling clean bedding, sheets, upgraded pillows, and super clean surfaces throughout.
  • Arrive late only to find out you left an important and/or necessary item(s) and the stores are closed?  We gotcha covered.  Check out our amenity box and the item you need is likely there until you can get to the store.
  • Completely updated kitchen for those quick breakfasts before you hit the pool or beach.  Or, maybe come back at lunch for a sandwich?  Or, maybe even stay in one night and prepare a gourmet dinner?  Everything you need is right here!
  • Kitchen features all newer stainless appliances, fridge has ice/water in the door, sink disposal, and quiet dishwasher.
  • Plenty of glassware and plastic (for pool and beach).  Also a full compliment of spices, plastic containers, saran wrap, foil, dish towels, and a drawer full of pens, flashlight, batteries, bulbs, etc. for your use and convenience.
  • Glass top range and oven as well as modern microwave making cooking a breeze (or if you just want to make your popcorn).  Also note the chalkboard/key hooks so you can write yourself notes or a shopping list.  We try and think of everything!
  • Dish wash and dishwasher soap is provided again for your comfort and convenience.
  • Wow, did you see this?  Who doesn't like a Keurig?  Make your favorite coffee, tea, or cocoa in minutes with no fuss.
  • Bathroom is completely renovated.  Bright LED lighting makes applying your makeup a breeze.  Roomy walk in shower also features two spray heads and a seat for your safety and comfort.
  • Easy step in/out shower and comfortable height toilet.  We also supply many sundry items in the bath including shampoo and conditioner.
  • Washer & dryer adds an added bonus.  Especially when you come back from the beach and would like to wash your swimsuit and towels.  Or for those of you staying longer, no going to the laundry mat with your pockets full of quarters!
  • The Florida Lanai (as we call it here) brings about a sigh of relief, comfort, relaxation, and enjoyment for those who like the out of doors.
  • Try eating outside on the lanai table & chairs for that true vacation feel.  Great place to play cards or a board game too.
  • An outdoor living room is really what it is.  Seating for 8 and a TV with a Roku makes this bonus area a treat for any vacationer.
  • Note all the other supplied beach items.  Beach chairs, beach cart, umbrellas, towels, cooler, noodles, balls, beach toys, fishing rods, you name it.
  • Here's a closeup of many of the items we keep stocked for our wonderful guests.
  • Roku TV on the Lanai allows hubby to watch the game while you watch something else in the Living Room while the kids watch cartoons in the Bedroom.  It's all possible here at Banana Wind.
  • Well, this is kinda our slogan here at Banana Wind so let this sign remind you of this everyday while you're spending time here in paradise.
  • Ok, another BONUS.  We have a GRILL.  Put your "grill master" to work so you don't have to slave over a hot oven.  Maybe it's the fresh catch you got today?
  • Even if you're an amateur, fishing is fun!  And, you can do it right inside our property.  There are numerous fishing piers located within the Madeira Beach Yacht Club that you can use without having a license!
  • You'll want to take note of our beach card.  No need to lug all that stuff by hand.  Just pile it in an away you go!  Or, it also makes a great shopping cart if you decide to walk down to the Winn Dixie down the block for groceries.
  • Who wants to buy beach chairs only to have to leave them because you can't put them on plane?  No worries, we got you covered.  Use ours.  Just wash them off when you're done.  Enjoy and take a nap on the beach (it's the best).
  • For the cook in the family, Paula Dean cookware is in the cabinet.  Whip it up and lay it down.  Or, just go out.  Remember you're on vacation!
  • Plenty of plates, bowls, and cups.  Invite some friends over.
  • All kinds of plastic ware.  Perfect for the pool & beach (or for kids with slippery fingers)...
  • How frustrating is it when you want to make something and you only need a "dash" of this or that.  We try to cover these types of things so you don't have to buy it just to use a few drops of it.  Thoughtfulness is what we call it.
  • Mixers, measuring cups, tea pots, all the good stuff is here.
  • When you're ready to fire up the grill here's the stuff you'll need to make some wicked hamburgers, steaks, or of course the fresh seafood that abounds our area.  Help yourself,  Just please clean up the grill afterwards.  Enjoy!
  • Everything you need to keep yourself and the bathroom looking clean and sharp.
  • Is that an iron?  Yes it is as a matter of fact.  After you get all those clothes out of your stuffed suitcase you might feel the need to freshen them up.  Of course, it's Florida and nobody really cares but you might so go for it.
  • It's always the little things that can make a difference isn't it?  So, we hope most of them you won't need (cold remedies, band aids, etc.) but in case you do, we've got some things that might help until you can get to a store.
  • Flyover pic of the Madeira Beach Yacht Club property.  We're surrounded by the Boca Ciega Bay and the Gulf of Mexico across the street.
  • Another aerial shot of the community looking east to west towards the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Madeira Recreation Center is directly across the parking lot from our condo.  It features a beautiful walking path, tennis courts, basketball, baseball, and a playground.  ALL FOR FREE!!!  NO MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED FOR THESE ACTIVITIES.
  • Overview picture of John's Pass Boardwalk in Madeira Beach just a couple of miles away from the condo.  Shops, restaurants, bars, and lots of ice cream and candy stores!!!
  • Side view of the complex.  Please note: our unit specifically is in the next building in and features a garden view not a water view.
  • The Madeira Beach Yacht Club property boasts TWO beautiful and heated pools for your enjoyment.  Tables & chairs as well as umbrellas are available for your use. If you're bringing "refreshments" please use plastic cups.
  • Larger of the 2 heated pools.  Lighted at night for your safety and great ambiance!
  • After a hard day relaxing at the beach or pool, why not take it to the next level with a good soak in the community hot tub?  Located in the clubhouse by the pool.
  • Oh, and don't forget a sauna too.  Are you relaxed enough yet?  Bet you'll sleep good tonight...
  • Billiards anyone?  Two tables in the clubhouse for your use.
  • This is the walkway that goes around the Madeira Beach Yacht Club property.
  • This is the walking path over at the Rec Center across the parking lot.  So peaceful and beautiful you'll find yourself going around and around this stunning park watching the dolphins jump and the pelicans fishing in the waters.
  • Like to fish?  There are several piers/docks located right within the community for your use.  Just grab the supplied poles in our Lanai, bait up, and catch some dinner to cook on the supplied outdoor grill.  How good is that?
  • Kids need to burn off some steam?  Take them across the parking lot to the playground.  It's just the trick to tuckering out the kiddos so you can have your well deserved "adult time".
  • Okay, you're supposed to be relaxing on your vaca but if you insist, there are two gym areas located in the clubhouse by the pool.  Run on the treadmill or pump some iron!
  • Well, this is the REAL reason you come here...sugar white beaches, beautiful water, and of course SUN!!!  The beach is literally a few minute walk from the condo.  Take the supplied beach wagon, chairs, and umbrella and make a day of it.  Enjoy!
  • The waters are typically so flat and calm in the gulf.  Kids here love to "skim board".  Grab yourself one of ours located on the Lanai and give it a try!
  • Ahhh, the sunsets at Madeira Beach are truly some of the best in the world (ok, I'm biased).  This is a pic I took with my outdated iphone and it's still spectacular.  You'll probably go home with dozens of these shots much better than mine!
  • Just another day in Madeira Beach.  Imagine yourself sipping your favorite cocktail and feasting your eyes on this.
  • Pelicans fishing at Archibald beach across the street.  Keep your eyes out for dolphins as they are plentiful here.
  • Warm waters of Madeira Beach
  • Just a little map to orient yourself. Red pin identifies our unit.
  • Ok, you definitely don't want to miss a day or evening spent at the world famous John's Pass Boardwalk.  It's full of shops of every variety, multiple restaurants, bars, and of course multiple ice cream and candy shops!!!
  • Putt Putt Golf anyone?  Walk over to Smugglers Cove. This is putt putt on steroids.  Lots of great obstacles and you can feed the LIVE GATORS there!  Wow, who doesn't want to do that?
  • When you're ready to catch "the big one" walk over to Rick's and get your gear and bait.  Super friendly folks who will also provide you all the information and guidance you need to have a great day fishing.
  • Just a few steps away from the condo is the Saltwater Hippie restaurant and bar.  This is a happening place with live music and lots of both tourists and locals hang out there.  They even have a gift shop for your souvenir t-shirt.
  • If you're a diver, you're in luck.  A dive shop is within walking distance of the condo to grab your gear or book an excursion.
  • Ok, no luck on the fishing?  No worries.  Just stroll over the the Key West Shrimp Co. and grab your fresh caught seafood to slap on the grill   Nobody will know!
  • Sinbads is one of the best coastal and nautical shops around.  Just stroll over to Madeira Way and check it out.
  • Another walkable watering hole is the Dive Bar.  Laid back place with live music many nights of the week.  No need to drive, it's literally a few minute walk.  Pretty decent food too!
  • Hungry?  Don't feel like cooking or ordering Pizza?  Check this place out.  You can walk over and eat in or pick up and eat back at the condo.  Excellent food.  Check them out on-line.  Right next to the Saltwater Hippie.
  • What I love about our beach across the street is it has the Snack Shack.  Great food, ice cream, beach toys and accessories, and BATHROOMS!  Also features an outdoor deck on the back overlooking the beach.  Super convenient for the kids and adults.
  • Here's the outdoor deck on the back of the Snack Shack on Archibald Beach just across the street from the Yacht Club.
  • When you need groceries or most anything else, these stores are just a SHORT WALK from the condo.  Take the beach cart on the Lanai and load up your groceries and other to take back.  Now isn't that convenient!
  • Need a good book to read at the pool or beach.  The Madeira Beach Public Library is right down the street.
  • Looking for some beach garb?  Forgot your swimsuit?  Want some extra beach toys?  You're in luck.  Just walk over to the Surf Style.  Huge assortment of souvenirs and beach accessories of every kind.
  • Like Daiquiri's?  Check out the Daiquiri Shak also within walking distance.  Great food and of course great drinks.  Choose from dozens of different daiquiri flavors and no worries on driving home!
  • Another very popular bar/restaurant in the area Ricky T's.  They have both a restaurant and a lively bar area with live bands most nights.  Again, walkable from the condo.
  • Looking for a special night out at an more of an upscale restaurant?  This is our recommendation.  The Salt Rock Grill.  Excellent food, ambiance, wine list, and service.  Always have several fresh catches of the day.  Check it out on-line.
  • Our unit is entered from Rex Blvd. across from the tennis courts through the pedestrian gate.  Building #253.
  • Here is the pedestrian gate you enter (on the right side of building #253) to reach our unit #253C.
  • Our community even has a charging station for those of you driving electric cars.
  • Ah, you've finally arrived at Banana Wind.  Time to unwind and get this vacation started!
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Beachy, contemporary, comfortable, and open living room with flat screen Smart TV w/cable, high speed internet, ceiling fan, and lamps with USB and outlets in them for your convenience. Queen sleeper sofa and dining table seats four.