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Sailwind Apartments

350 24th St Nw, Winter Haven, FL 33880
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City Average
08/14/14
Prospective Resident

I would not trust them. I move from Kansas to fl. they told my wife and me that we had a place to live the they told me one thing then they told us something different. then I hear them in… Full Review ▶

08/11/14
Resident

I've lived here since February and have had no issues and have no complaints. The maintenance staff are always quick to fix any issues that arise and the staff are super helpful. Full Review ▶

08/08/14
Resident

I am a recent single mother and moved to sailwind about five months ago. The staff are all so friendly and most importantly for me is that i feel safe. Everyone that works there does there best to accommodate your needs… Full Review ▶

08/07/14
Resident

My girlfriend and I moved here and we love it the staff is hreat and also the maintenance anytime we need them they are there quickly we love it here Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

I have lived here since 1981, and I feel it is a wonderful place to call my home! The office staff are magnificent, kind, sincere, and always helpful. Maintenance requests are rapidly taken care of, and the staff members have made… Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

I have been with sailwind apartments for 4 years. They are the best. I live upstairs and i love it. If i have any maintenance issues they take care of it in a timely manner. If i run into any problems… Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

I have enjoyed living at sailwinds. They have always been very helpful with anything you need. Maintenence is always quick to do their best to fix any problems. Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

The apartments are safe and quiet. When I have a problem or need something fixed, the staff and maintenance men are always helpful and prompt to get the job done. I enjoy living here and would recommend it to my friends… Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

Decent place to live management helps you out when you need it Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

I have lived here for several years now and I have enjoyed it. It's not a new community but the staff that works on property are quick to resolve any issues that I've had. Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

My time as a resident at Sailwind has been a positive one. I can say that the staff is friendly and very helpful. The location is ideal, its close to shopping centers, schools, and parks. Full Review ▶

08/06/14
Resident

I have lived at sailwind for over a year and have never had an issue that was not taken care of immediately. The office team is awesome, very dedicated to helping you find exactly what you are looking for. I would… Full Review ▶

08/03/14
Prospective Resident

I have lived here 4 months and regret ever moving in, it is a very unsafe environment and neighborhood, constant drug activity and on top of that homeless people wonder in at all times of the day going through the dumpsters,… Full Review ▶

07/18/14
Resident

this place is unbelievable, staff in incompetent, the safely is poor. they will show u the front of the apt, the back is terrible, the gate in back is for people to walk thru to go to store in N-WOOD THE… Full Review ▶

06/17/14
Resident

We moved in 6 months ago and we love it and the surroundings are great. They really do take care of the complex. When we ask for something to get done in our apartment it is done very fast and clean.… Full Review ▶

06/14/14
Resident

I been here only 4months and honestly this is not where I want to be, it's an unsafe environment, they don't fix nothing at all, mold in the walls, cracks in the wall, pool stay dirty and people that don't live… Full Review ▶

02/09/14
Resident

MOLD AND IN BATH ROOM NO WAY TO GET IT OUT. BROKE INTO AC BROKE DOWN MOST OF TIME DO NOT COME HERE. OFFICE STAFF DOES NOT WANT TO KNOW WHAT GOES ON IN HERE Full Review ▶

12/04/13
Resident

I've lived here a year and a half and I have enjoyed it. The office staff are really nice, especially Dee. Maintenance has always responded quickly to any maintenance order I requested. Jason in maintenance is great at getting things done… Full Review ▶

11/19/13
Resident

Resident for 26 months. Office staff is unbelievable, courteous, friendly and professional. Make you feel right at home and always eager to satisfy your needs. Maintenance crew is one of a kind, in my years leasing thru out the US, never… Full Review ▶

11/19/13
Resident

I have only live here for 7 wonderful months. Dee in the office is outstanding!!!! also Bob Small will go out of his way too help you. Full Review ▶

11/17/13
Verified Resident

Office staff were very flexible with my move in date/time... Apartment was clean & all appliances were working properly (had minor issues with washer/dryer).No big complaints and I am happy I chose Abrams Run...there are lot of lousy apartments in &… Full Review ▶

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11/01/13
Resident

I actually enjoy living here. The staff is very nice, maintenance is 24 hours so they always come when they are called. My only issue is that I can hear every step my neighbor above me makes. I've learned to tune… Full Review ▶

06/16/13
Resident

Great customer service goes above n beyond Full Review ▶

06/16/13
Resident

Great staff. So far so good. Full Review ▶

06/14/13
Resident

I was able to move in quickly and at a good price. I asked for maintenance to come by and fix a couple small things on my way home from work on Tuesday. When I got home Wednesday the repairs were… Full Review ▶

04/30/13
Resident

You can hear every step the neighbors upstairs take. The roaches are out of control. Maintenance is a joke. No way on earth will I resign my least at the end of this one. Full Review ▶

04/18/13
Resident

It's a nice neighborhood to live Full Review ▶

04/18/13
Resident

Sailwind is a great place to live. It is Conveniently located to downtown Winter Haven. The grounds are well maintained. It may be an older complex, but the apts are very nicely layed out and very comfortable. The maintenance staff is… Full Review ▶

04/04/13
Resident

The price is what attracted me to Sailwind, but because it was so affordable I was expecting to move into something not very nice. It's not a new by any means, but it was nice, clean, and the staff was very… Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

Nice apartments and they're very affordable. Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I recommend Sailwind Apartments. The location is great and the staff are always friendly and courteous! Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

Overall a great apartment the staff is very nice and Mike one of the staff was part of the reason I choose this apartment complex because he was genuinely nice and made sure we were taken care of. I have a… Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I enjoy living here, its quiet and no one bothers us. If I have a service issue they come right away and fix it! The office personnel is very friendly and addresses any issue you have right away. They have great… Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I have lived here for almost 2 years now and I love it.Comming from a big city, this was perfect for me, and my job. Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I've lived here for about 2 years and I can honestly say it's a great place to live. Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I enjoy living here. Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

ive only lived here 1 month and I love it here the office people are awesome work with you on everything. also they are so pet friendly we have fish and 1 large dog!!! Full Review ▶

04/01/13
Resident

I've lived here for a little over a year and I think it's a great place to live. Full Review ▶

03/25/13
Resident

I have lived in this community for the last nineteen years. I love this community and would never want to live elsewhere. This is my home, we make this community what it is with the help of our management team. I've… Full Review ▶

03/23/13
Resident

I have lived here for 4 years. I choose to live here because of how friendly the office staff and maintenance are. They always remember my name, and I feel they appreciate my business. I really like the lake, all the… Full Review ▶

03/21/13
Resident

The staff is very helpfull and polite. They keep up with their property and pet friendly. Nice lake for fishing or boating. 2 pools and a gym. Nice place to live. Full Review ▶

03/16/13
Resident

never know what you are getting when you move into apartments but, i am glad we chose here. It is great and the staff is so friendly and caring about what you have to say Full Review ▶

03/07/13
Resident

I have been at Sailwinds for about 4 years and the staff has been courteous and helpful. I can always go to the office and speak to someone who will help me with any problem. If you are looking for a… Full Review ▶

02/08/13
Resident

Can't say enough about how great everyone has been to us since we moved in Full Review ▶

01/10/13
Resident

The staff was courteous and professional and helped me with getting everything I needed so I could move in. The buildings could use a little updating, but they meet my needs. Full Review ▶

01/10/13
Resident

Just moved out because I got a new job farther away. Staff was nice, rent was cheap, I was happy. Full Review ▶

01/08/13
Resident

Sailwind's is a nice place to live and they are very affordable. I lost my job about a year ago and they worked with me. They allowed me to transfer to a cheaper apt and waived any fees associated with the… Full Review ▶

01/08/13
Resident

I have lived here nearly 2 years and love the property, the office staff is always helpful, the maintenance is quick & friendly, it is very quiet, and comfortable. It's not the Taj Mahal but for the price you can't beat… Full Review ▶

01/05/13
Resident

Everyone here is nice and they get things done when asked. The new pool looks amazing also and that is a huge thing for us Full Review ▶

11/16/12
Resident

My new wife and I moved in here in December of 2010. All I can say now is you get what you pay for, and this place now is way overpriced. I'll go through each rating and I also have picture… Full Review ▶

07/24/12
Resident

Do NOT live here...UNLESS you like living in a bug-infested, leaky ceiling, drug-dealing community and you feel safe with want-to-be-cop-excuses-for-security-guards, absolutely useless management, and don't even get me started on what they call their 'maintenance'!! Again, if this sounds appealing to… Full Review ▶

03/06/12
Resident

we moved here the beginning of january and within two months broke our lease. we were having things stolen off of our pourch,people vandalizing the complex, as well as dog fieces everywhere. they dont take care of the facility and also… Full Review ▶

01/22/12
Resident

This place is horrible. I moved in back in December & was promised a 4day/3night cruise upon signing a lease, but when I call about it, they always say they are waiting on paperwork from their coprate office. Also the toilets… Full Review ▶

12/16/11
Resident

This place is terrible. Its way over priced for what you get. There is constant bug problem and the office staff doesnt think anything is wrong with it. We were assured the living downstairs especially, there would be no noise issue… Full Review ▶

06/25/11
Resident

We moved in a little over a year ago. Its nice and peaceful here. I couldnt say anything bad about this place. Everyone is very friendly. I love the office people. Always very helpful. Maintenance is always on top and coming… Full Review ▶

06/08/11
Resident

My husband and I have lived here for a few years now and we enjoy it, it is peaceful in and around our building and our neighbors for the most part are friendly and respectful. The staff goes out of their… Full Review ▶

03/17/11
Resident

there is a pet restriction yet there is at lease 8 pit bulls in my building and the surrounding buildings. Sailwinds does nothing to enforce any rules such as parking vehicles that are too large for parking spaces and should park… Full Review ▶

01/01/10
Resident

I wrote a review on 3/18/09. At that time I was very pleased with this apartment complex. I moved into a 2br with a roommate. About 3 months later, my roommate decided she didn't want the responsibility of an apartment, &… Full Review ▶

11/11/09
Resident

I've been here in a studio for a few months and this place has it pros and cons: 1. The (special) base price of $400 is good. 2. They shouldn't charge an extra $20 for living in a downstairs unit. 3.… Full Review ▶

03/07/09
Resident

Well- i've moved in and finally got everyhing almost unpacked.. the place is really nice. everything works. even with all my stuff there is so much room!! i haven't seen or heard anything i've been warned of. everyone in the office… Full Review ▶

02/24/09
Resident

first off i would like to say that these apartments were a great deal for my wife and i and our soon to be child in 2006. we liked the staff very much and for whatever reason they left and up… Full Review ▶

01/14/09
Resident

The apartment complex was great. I lived in a one bed room. The only thing i did not like is there where fat people that lived upstair so i would hesr everything that they did. But i loved the welcome package… Full Review ▶

06/05/08
Resident

Sailwind is an older community, but the staff is great and work very hard at taking care of the residents. Full Review ▶

05/05/08
Resident

You really want to know what the issue is? Let me just lay it out for ya! Where shall I start? First, Randy does not have a degree period, or if she does it is a degree in bull...! She cannot… Full Review ▶

11/26/07
Resident

This place is one of THE WORST apartments I've ever lived in! The financial manager is a -----. You can't talk to her about ANYTHING without her finding something to yell at you about or telling you that she can make… Full Review ▶

07/09/07
Resident

I am good friends with someone who used to work in the office and apparantly the property manager PC....has be STEALING and the entire office quit.....thats a shame people cant be more honest. I just moved out and I dare them… Full Review ▶

05/01/07
Resident

Between the rough exterior, swamp smell, poorly kept grounds and laundry facilities, absolutely awful management and ownership, I would say there are far better places to live than Sailwind Apartments. If you are unfortunate enough to have to live in the… Full Review ▶

04/10/07
Resident

I just moved in about a week ago and the staff was amazing, I was looking for a quick move and they put in the extra work and I was moved in in less then 24 hrs. I have no major… Full Review ▶

02/15/07
Resident

They are trying to fix my problem. I will get back. Full Review ▶

12/05/06
Resident

ever since they got a new management crew the place is really cleaning up and the bad people are getting evited i love it Full Review ▶

11/18/06
Resident

Unless you want to have your car stolen, live next door to a sex offender, live across the way from crack addicts, and get treated like crap by the office staff then don't move there. Moving to Sailwinds was the biggest… Full Review ▶

06/14/06
Resident

Turning in to a SLUM. The parking lot looks like a Taco Bell drive through on weekends. Full Review ▶

06/06/06
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05/31/06
Resident

This is the best apartment we ever lived in! Full Review ▶

04/19/06
Resident

Clean, nice grounds. Clean pool.
HORRIBLE management, as others have noted. Bunch of young nit-wit girls working in the office, whose only response to our complaints were "oh I'm sorry" with no further action. They literally gave us the 60 day… Full Review ▶

04/04/06
Resident

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03/13/06
Resident

THIS PLACE SUCKS. MANAGEMENT SUCKS. THEY KEEP YOUR MONEY FOR NO REASON. THEY TRY TO EVICT FOR NO REASON. THEY ARE UNPROFESSIONAL, ARE HORRIBLE AT KEEPING RECORDS,ETC DON'T MOVE THERE...HEAD FOR THE HILLS, LOOK ELSEWHERE, RUN IN THE OTHER DIRECTION. PRICING… Full Review ▶

02/19/06
Resident

poor management team. Full Review ▶

11/28/05
Resident

Sailwind Management is very very unhelpful. They treat you as if you are doing something wrong. When moving they are TERRIBLE to work with. My vehicle got broken into... Do NOT ignore these ratings. Once you get in you will find… Full Review ▶

11/10/05
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11/07/05
Resident

The management is horrible. We left our apt. spotless and they still kept our deposit. The maintance men came to fix something and they let my cats out (a day before a hurricane came through) Sailwind is hell on earth Full Review ▶

11/06/05
Resident

Not a good experience at all. Low income projects in New York are safer. Full Review ▶

09/25/05
Resident

When I moved in, there were many stains on the carpet, and even a huge bleach spot by the bathroom, so I made sure to specifically note that on the checklist they gave me before moving in so they knew I… Full Review ▶

09/16/05
Resident

I moved in because the place is not bad at all (the inside of the apt.) - the complex itself does not look nice at all. They were nice at first until I signed the lease. The first day I moved… Full Review ▶

09/14/05
Resident

I wish I had known about this website before I signed the lease. The parking was terrible and management seemed so nice until I actually moved in. The apartment was cramped and it was just not a nice experience. I would… Full Review ▶

09/02/05
Resident

I have had an awful experience dealing with this complex. Liz Howe is one of the managers. She is rude and hard to deal with. I never felt welcomed and signed site unseen because of the price. I then regretted it… Full Review ▶

08/17/05
Resident

I rented from this complex for the price, but you definitely get what you pay for. The property is not well managed and the property managers are very hard to get a hold of and they do not return calls. I… Full Review ▶

07/30/05
Resident

Only move to these apartments if you enjoy a flooded carpet, VERY RUDE MANAGEMENT (with the exception of one person), and absolutley no respect for the fact that you actually pay to live here. My carpet has flooded three times in… Full Review ▶

07/05/05
Resident

I lived at Sailwind for a year and it was excellent. The management was quick to answer my questions and the leasing staff was friendly. Maintenance was quick to resolve any issues that I had. I was particularly happy with my… Full Review ▶

06/20/05
Resident

Sailwind Apartments are the most outpriced, outdated, dirtiest apartments in Polk. If you want a parking space within 10 miles of your apartment, ride a bike. Management is outrageously RUDE! Where do they get the managers from? DRUG ATTIC & ABUSED… Full Review ▶

06/18/05
Resident

This place is a complete joke! It took a year to get a copy of our lease! The management is very confused and RUDE.
The apartments are very outdated and cramped. The master bedroom is larger than the living room area. When… Full Review ▶

06/10/05
Resident

Not a bad place to live UNTIL the new manager arrived- rude and unreasonable. So don't go there unless you enjoy being verbally abused Full Review ▶

03/27/05
Resident

Happy Full Review ▶

03/19/05
Resident

What a great experience! The group really made my move extra easy and fun! The group i the office have a great sense of humor and really made my move in a happy one. Thank you guys!!!!!!!!
And I did not see… Full Review ▶

03/16/05
Resident

GREAT! Full Review ▶

03/05/05
Resident

We love it here, our work requests are handled the same day, much to our surprise. Our last apartment place we had to beg. The people working here take pride in their job. The office has been very helpful and they… Full Review ▶

12/12/04
Resident

We moved in right before all the hurricane fun. After the first hurricane we had a bit of a leak. It took three requests to get some one to come out and look. With out even checking to see where the… Full Review ▶

11/17/04
Resident

The Manager and her staff do a great job!
The service is excellent! My service requests are met far better than any place I have ever lived. The manager calls me back each time to make sure I was ok with the… Full Review ▶

07/20/04
Resident

Very Nice place! The Manager and the people who work with her are very helpful.
I am enjoying the trees that surround me and also the peace and quiet!
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06/25/04
Resident

I lived at Salwind For 2 years and never had a problem! I am amazed there is a site like this one to go to and view about apartments,!!!
Anyway, This is really an ok place to live the employees at… Full Review ▶

06/02/04
Resident

I have lived at Sailwind for 6 years and could not be any happier! I guess if things don't go your way when you don't pay your rent you tend to get alittle attitude! You also tend to imagine things! I… Full Review ▶

05/15/04
Resident

This place is not safe at all for girls! Polk County is a ghetto place to start with, but this complex takes the cake. My friend lived there for a year. Everytime I left, I had to have my mace in… Full Review ▶

05/09/04
Resident

Sailwind is like a resort! No we do not have room service except for the great 24 hour maintenance, but the grounds are so beautiful it is just wonderful to be able to go out of your apartment and take a… Full Review ▶

05/09/04
Resident

I have lived in apartments most of my life, not in Florida but out of state, Ohio,Colorado and elsewhere. I have never had the pleasure to meet such a caring set of staff or as I call it team members. Sailwind… Full Review ▶

05/07/04
Resident

The service from the office staff is great! Very caring. They seem to have a strong manager who keeps the team together. You can tell they really like their jobs. It shows! The only time I really see them is the… Full Review ▶

05/04/04
Resident

The amount of rent that is charged to live here does not measure up to the poor quality of the apartments. I will never recommend this place. Full Review ▶

02/19/04
Resident

If you have decided to make the move to Winter Haven as I have, you must make Sailwind your place to live! I will be buying a home in Winter Haven but while I´m
looking my stay here so far has… Full Review ▶

01/31/04
Resident

Upon review of this website Sailwind has the most reviews. I can only come to one conclusion.... they are one of the best. I say this not only from what I have read but I also live here, and have for… Full Review ▶

01/26/04
Resident

The office manager is very rude! It took three weeks to get a copy of my lease which I should have received 4 mths before that. My car was stolen right out of the front parking lot, and when I told… Full Review ▶

01/26/04
Resident

I MOVED TO SAILWIND IN JANUARY 2004. I MUST
SAY I AM VERY HAPPY HERE. EVERYONE TREATED ME GREAT! THE OFFICE MANAGER SEEMS TO BE VERY
NICE, SHE CALLED ME AFTER I MOVED IN TO MAKE SURE I WAS HAPPY. I… Full Review ▶

10/31/03
Resident

Wow! When I rented the apartment I rented sight unseen except for the pictures I recieved email. I drove 16 hours and when the manager walked me to my apartment all I could say was Wow. I love my apartment. I… Full Review ▶

10/31/03
Resident

The best maintenance ever! My calls are never unanswered, fact is they are always done same day.
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10/29/03
Resident


The office staff is friendly and sincerely concerned with all your needs. The maintenance response time is impeccable





Once you move in the Manager personally walks your apartment within a week to make sure you are happy with your new home.… Full Review ▶

10/29/03
Resident

I lived here from 1999 to 2003. the service was great. If my job didn?t transfer me I would still be there. The manager is awesome. She is so caring and understanding.

The grounds were always kept clean, and the… Full Review ▶

07/28/03
Resident

I love this place! I have a great 2 bedroom and the service has been awesome. Same day service on maintenance, I was shocked. My apartment was ready when I moved in I even got a gift! The manager and her… Full Review ▶

07/28/03
Resident

I am so very glad to live at Sailwind. I made the best choice when I decided to live here. I have never been happier at any other apartment complex as this one. When I
have a maintenance problem it is… Full Review ▶

06/06/03
Resident

I´ve lived in this facility for two and half years and I am getting ready to sign my lease for a third year. Yes, it´s a small apartment, but I am one person so it is sufficient for me, and I… Full Review ▶

05/21/03
Resident

our life at the apartment was nice and quiet except when we had to deal with the manager. She is rude, unpolite and extremately xenofobic in my opinion.
We have moved from there in part for this reason, and when she… Full Review ▶

05/16/03
Resident

poorly managed, jet ski stolen, truck broken into, and friend chased at night by youg teens. complete nightmare Full Review ▶

04/04/03
Resident

apartments are not well maitnanaced no help from the apt manager either and dont worry you will eventually fall through the floor. Full Review ▶

10/08/02
Resident

We moved here in June of 2001 and still live here at present. We moved here from our other apartment because of how attractive the complex was and how good the office staff was. A lot has changed since then as… Full Review ▶

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Property Description

Sailwind is nestled between two beautiful lakes - Lake Deer and Lake Howard. With on-site boat storage, a private fishing deck and pier, two pools and a lighted tennis court all surrounded by open grassy areas and lush mature trees to provide shade, it's easy to relax and enjoy the day at Sailwind. Come visit and see for yourself why we are Winter Haven's premier apartment community. There is nothing else like it! Visit Website

Amenities

  • Cats Allowed

  • Pool

  • Gym

  • Laundry On-Site

  • Community Center

  • Uncovered Parking

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