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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Check-in was easy with Joni's Beach Rentals office and a short drive down Thomas Drive to The Watercrest. The unit was 1208 and had a king bed in the master and 2 queens in the guest bedroom. Unit was well maintained with ample space. The...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

We decided at the last minute to get away for a long weekend before school started, so in the first week of August we found a reasonably priced unit at Watercrest via the Sterling Resorts website. We've passed the property many times over the years,...More

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Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

Thank you! It is very amusing that you mention Sterling Beach; I am the Rental Manager for both Watercrest and Sterling Beach with Sterling Resorts, so I know exactly what you mean! Sterling Beach is very nice and updated but shows with the pricing. Watercrest,...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Rented 2 bedroom off of VRBO. Very clean and tasteful 16th floor unit wth corner balcony(almost 180' view). Spacious living room with big full length glass and sliding door. Master has sliding door onto balcony as well. Received one covered parking pass with rental. Nice...More

Thank jvc1221
Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

I am thrilled that you were content with your accommodations and enjoyed your stay here at Watercrest. We look forward to your return in the future. Kayla Pickett Rental Manager

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Balconies are not private (unless you're on the end) but the rooms are spacious. Facility is very clean and appears to have been well maintained. Pool is nice. Hot tub was closed for some unknown reason. Would definitely stay here again. Love the location on...More

Thank AlwaysHopefulPTL
Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

One of my favorite things about Watercrest is that we are located on the quiet side of the beach but we are close enough to all the activities that it is not an inconvenience. I am glad that you enjoyed this also. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 14 July 2016

We stayed at Watercrest mid to late June 2016. They have up a sign that they are doing over a million dollar renovation. We stayed on the 17th floor. It is 18 floors but the top is premium-need a special key/card to get into. It...More

Thank Sandy H
Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 27 January 2017

Sandy, I am ecstatic that you were satisfied with your accommodations overall. Your feedback is wonderful and gives a great description of Watercrest in general. The 4.3 million dollar renovation project is almost finished- they are on the last touches of the new lobby area....More

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Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Hot Tub
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US$227 - US$516 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sue S
4 June 2017|
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Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
Sue, There is a Tiki Bar by the pool which sells alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, meals such as chicken salad sandwiches, burgers, chicken nuggets, hot dogs, and bbq. They also sell snacks like chips and ice cream... More
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miswelker2006
15 January 2017|
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Smoking policies are truly up to every owner or rental company. For Sterling Resorts guests,smoking is prohibited inside the units but smoking on the balcony is okay so long as the balcony door remains shut as to keep the... More
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Linda H
22 August 2016|
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All major construction of the property has been completed. The front entrance and porte-cochere are still being worked on- tile is being put down as we speak. The Owner's Association expects that everything will be completed... More
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