Wish You Were Here...

Rent this sweet treat for yourself.
Text by Logan Ward

Accommodations: three bedrooms, three and a half baths, sleeps six

Rates: spring, $450 per night or $3,000 per week; spring break and summer, $3,600 per week; fall, $375 per night or $2,400 per week; winter, $275 per night or $1,800 per week

Availability: year-round

Location: Gulf-front

Amenities: plasma television and Bose home-entertainment system, deluxe kitchen (fully equipped for entertaining), sunset Champagne tote, coolers and beach chairs, private interior elevator, laundry room, attached one-car garage, all linens and beach towels, dining porch overlooking ocean, three shared (heated) pools with gas grills and outdoor fireplace, and pool floats

Need-to-Know Info: No pets. No smoking. Minimum stay of seven nights during spring break and summer season, and three nights other seasons.

Contact: Call 630/215-3675 or visit watersoundbeach.net.

(published March 2006, updated April 2010)