GULFFRONT HOME, 2 POOLS, ELEVATOR, WI-FI, HANDICAP ACCESS

Lewis Fuller

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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
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GULFFRONT HOME, 2 POOLS, ELEVATOR, WI-FI, HANDICAP ACCESS

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5 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom, sleeps 15

Day Dream is a large professionally decorated 5 suites/5.5 bathroom Gulf Front home located in the Dunes gated subdivision in Fort Morgan. You will love our local amenities: 2 pools, exercise room and hot tub. Everything is so close by and convenient. The pools are only 50 yards from the house and the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico only 45 yards away. The board walk right off the deck makes the beach access easy and convenient for everyone.

Our immaculate home was designed to welcome everyone. The elevator makes it easy to transport your luggage and groceries and it comes handy for those that might need extra help going up and down to the beach.

We have thought of every detail to make your vacation enjoyable and stress free. We provide several amenities for children such as a Playstation, high chair, bed rail, booster seat and beach toys.

The adults fare even better. We have plenty of sitting space in the living room to enjoy our brand new 42” plasma TV. The kitchen is fully accessorized with brand new dinnerware, a dining table that seats 10 people + 4 bar stools. Additionally an ice maker and an array of small appliances will make your stay easy and convenient.

Our five suites will allow you to enjoy much deserved rest after a full day at the beach. Two of our 5 bedrooms are Gulf Front and you can enjoy the gulf front deck on the second floor. Our sleeping arrangements are flexible and will work for most groups, we have: 4 king size beds, 2 twins, 1 day bed, 1 roll away bed and 3 sleepers. All bedrooms feature a TV + DVD player.

Although a captivating and relaxing home like ours is all you need to hang out with family and friends, we understand that sometimes turning off completely is not possible. Bearing that in mind we also offer you with Wireless High Speed Internet.

To top it off, the proximity with the water will allow you to relax and marvel over the simple pleasures of children’s laughter, friends’ chatter and the dolphin choreography you can often observe from our gulf front decks. Your vacation at Day Dream will be unforgettable!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Lewis Fuller

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2007
Speaks english
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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
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4.8
based on 33 traveler reviews

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GulfFront Home, 2 Pools, Elevator, Wi-Fi, Handicap Access
average rating of 4.787879 based on 33 reviews
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GulfFront Home, 2 Pools, Elevator, Wi-Fi, Handicap Access
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Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
kingman in
5

FAMILY VACATION

  • 5 of 5
We took all our kids and grandchildren and also another couple with us to this house. We arrived right after hurricane IKE. We were still able to stay since the oner of the home was able to get her repair person there to make sure everything was in working order.Great location if you have little ones going to the beach. Well equipted with amenties for children 2 and under and toys for the beach for 2 and up.Would stay there again with out hesitation. There is a walmart 20 miles from house were we went and done our grocery shopping.We did not go into town as we were content to just use the beach and the pools that were provided.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2008
  • Stayed: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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GulfFront Home, 2 Pools, Elevator, Wi-Fi, Handicap Access
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Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
Wauwatosa, WI
4

Comfortable House

  • 4 of 5
An extended family group of nine of us stayed at this property in April 2014. The photos and description are accurate, although the room colors are not quite as bright as suggested by the photos. The decorating is pleasing to the eye but there are a few areas of wear or chips in the wall paint. The rental agency (Bella Beach
Properties) was polite, responsive, and honest whenever I had a question or concern. We loved having 5 bedrooms, each with an attached full bath. The washer and dryer worked well and were handy to have. An ice maker (separate from the fridge) can keep a lot of drinks nice and cold. The view out the living room windows of the Gulf of Mexico is awesome, since this property is just across the dunes from the beach. Beach access is super easy, just down a boardwalk. The beach was clean and not at all crowded during our stay. We enjoyed being far from the crowds in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, but be aware that the nearest grocery store is a good 20 miles away. Consider this property if you like getting away from the crowds and spending time with family or friends at the beach.

I do have to mention a few things that somewhat detracted from an otherwise excellent stay. During our stay, we had a good rain storm with wind-driven rain whipping in off the Gulf. The windows on the Gulf side of the property all leaked water, enough to soak a pair of shoes that was too near the window. The carpets and flooring got wet. The gas grill works but is in a poor state of repair, having wheels that fall off, an igniter that does not work, and one side of the handle unattached. You will need two people to move the grill out since the wheels fall off. The starter amounts of supplies such as garbage bags, toilet paper, and dish soap, were adequate only for the first day. We had to get more of these things right away. The stereo system is a nice addition but the subwoofer only made a loud buzzing noise and had to be unplugged. I could not get the fireplaces to light (I gave up rather quickly, though). The high speed internet was good for keeping in touch and checking email but not fast enough to stream a movie. The property lacked instructions for how to use the internet, fireplace, stereo system, intercom, telephone, etc. It also lacked information about which two of the three nearby pools you have access to, and how to get into the exercise room (you need a key).

In spite of these things, we really enjoyed our stay and would rent this house again.
  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
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Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
Downers Grove, IL
5

A WONDERFUL FAMILY VACATION

  • 5 of 5
Our family enjoyed a wonderful week at "Day Dream"! There were 11 of us - 5 adults and 6 children. We found "our home" with the directions supplied to us quite easily. We loved the proximity to the gulf and the gorgeous view off the back porch. The water was beautiful as well as the beach - which we found not very crowded.
The first day we encountered a few problems which the owner addressed immediatley and solved to our satisfaction. Although we never used the elevator (we liked the exercise of going up and down the stairs), it was an added feature that I am sure others would appreciate. The house was VERY comfortable and the fact that there were so many bathrooms, was a real plus. Between the fridge and the icemaker, we always had plenty of ice. We loved having the dish washer because we ate a lot of meals around the big kitchen table.
My husband, our adult children and I would definitely recommend "Day Dream" for a family vacation. Our only suggestion would be to get your supplies before settling in. There is a grocery store now named Bell's that had everyting we needed and got most of our provisions there. We never went to WalMart, but I understand it is also available.
Our family had a wonderful time visiting various attractions in the area. We went to the museum at the Naval Station in Pensacola. We took the car ferry to Mobile and visited the alligator farm. We went to Lulu's for dinner which the kids loved.
Enjoy your stay at "DayDream". It is a wonderful vacation for all ages!!
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
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Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
Birmingham, Alabama 35228
5

CB-APOSTOLIC TRAVELERS (birmingham, alabama)-fun in the sun

  • 5 of 5
When we turned the corner in the sub-division to begin looking for the house, the picture on the flyer lead us right to it. My GPS (navagation on the car) needs to be updated because it guided us to the street before the one the house was on! But hey, the color of the house was a sure giveaway. Once in the house, everything was just as it looked on the pictures off the computer. The bedrooms, the sofa sleepers, the daybed, the roll-away bed were more than enough to accommodate the needs of our family. The master master bedroom with the whirlpool was the talk of the group; so, so nice! WE NEVER RAN OUT OF HOT WATER; HOW ABOUT THAT! The open floor plan for the living room, dining room and kitchen was great! TVs in every room a big plus. Beach access 1 min, pool access 1 & 1/2 min, just great. Our age range was 3 yrs. old to 79 yrs. old. OH, what fun we had. We would love to spend our next summer vacation in the same house. The big food stores are on the main road (hwy 59) but hey, if you got cars that's no problem. There are stores on Fort Morgan Rd in case you needed something really quick. Once we got there, we made a list for the groceries we would need for the days we would be cooking and eating in. Breakfast was cooked every morning. What a great time we had eating together in one place; all fifteen of us. My father had a great time going from deck to deck on the front & the back of every level of the house just sitting around taking it easy. People as you can see we had a ball and are looking forward to coming back on next year. OK, go on & make your reservation to stay at DAYDREAM, you'll be glad you did!!!!!! We would also like to thank the owner for opening up this home for us to have a nice home away from home to sit back & relax and have a peaceful stay.
  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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GulfFront Home, 2 Pools, Elevator, Wi-Fi, Handicap Access
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+1 2519812431
Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
2

Needs Work

  • 2 of 5
This house leaks buckets during a heavy rain (upstairs, downstairs, beach-facing side, road-facing side). One corner of the dining table was essentially cordoned off as you'd get wet just sitting there! Spent two days trying to contain the water and another two days drying the place out to get rid of the musty, wet smell. The outdoor shower on the boardwalk is broken. We had a deck chair collapse on us due to rust and rot. And only the bravest of souls dares tackle the dark, understairs closet where beach toys (some were very nice) and assorted shoddy beach chairs are piled in utter disarray. Property could use a good thorough cleaning as well!

Otherwise, the house is roomy and mostly comfortable. The WiFi was broken when we arrived but the owner was very responsive in getting it quickly fixed. We hate to give a poor review but the rate is rather excessive for a house in desperate need of repair and cleaning.
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I always wonder why guests that make positive comments write their names and guests that place negative comments omit their names ...
I understand the complaints. This family was stranded inside the house for a full week because of non-stop rain. Nobody can be happy under those circumstances. The rain and wind came from all directions, day and night. All gulf front houses exposed to that kind of weather will present leaks. We have since worked on main leaks and are doing further work presently.
We have cleaned and organized the toy and beach chair area as well which naturally gets very messy during the season as guests do not follow our instructions of rinsing and replacing items where they were found. We always take action immediately when an issue surfaces. The WIFI issue mentioned by the guest is a good example.
I encourage you to also read the comment from the family that stayed the week of 6/22, 3 weeks after this family with the negative comments was at the house. It is hard to believe they are reviewing the same house!
One entire week of rain will make anyone unhappy, but unfortunately we will suffer the consequences with the negative comments.
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Gulf Shores Alabama Gulf Coast
Nashville, TN
5

Great Beach front house!!

  • 5 of 5
We had four families staying so it was a large group and we had no problems at all. The ice maker was a nice convenience. The pool was a very easy walk from the house but far enough that we didn't have to worry about any kids finding their way there accidentally. Each bedroom is very generous and has it's own bathroom which was nice for each couple. I was surprised at how quiet the house was, you didn't hear others so we were able to sleep in if we wanted when others were up early. The kitchen is the best stocked in all the beach houses we have stayed in. We took our bikes and drove back toward Gulf Shores about 10 miles and parked and picked up a bike trail (family friendly). We biked to the pier just across from the fire station and had lunch that we had packed while the boys caught hermit crabs on the shore. There is also great night time crab catching on the beach itself at the house! My only advice to renters, and this is no reflection of the house, is to bring a baby gate if you have a little one. There is only one set of stairs in the house off the main floor so really one gate will do if you are trying to keep a crawler away from the stairs. They go up,not down, which is better. We did run to the local grocery which is just down the road from the house but I would recommend stopping on the way in for the bulk of groceries. There are plenty of options just before you turn onto Ft Morgan road.
  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Pensacola
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fort Morgan
Nearest Motorway
18 Miles
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Bonsecour Nature Reserve, Fort Morgan (historic site)

Photos

Photos

Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Gulf Shores House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%
Cleaning USD350

Notes

  • 2013 WEEKLY RATES

    Early Spring 02/23 – 03/09 $2,690
    Spring 03/09 – 04/13 $3,490
    Spring 04/13 – 05/11 $3,290
    Late Spring 05/11 – 05/18 $3,490
    Early Summer 05/18 – 05/25 $4,190
    Early Summer 05/25 – 06/01 $4,990
    Summer 06/01 – 06/08 $5,890
    Summer 06/08 – 07/27 $6,190
    Late Summer 07/27 – 08/03 $5,890
    Late Summer 08/03 – 08/10 $5,590
    Early Fall 08/10 – 09/07 $3,990
    Fall 09/07 – 10/26 $2,790
    Winter 10/26 - 02/22 $2,390
  • ADD $350 cleaning + 11% lodging tax. $1,000 refundable deposit required.
    Please call for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
    Linens included.

Amenities

Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Beach ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Elevator
  • Wireless Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
    Outside - outdoor shower
  • All bedrooms have private bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Gulf Front
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Gulf Front
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , pack-n-play
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Bay view
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed , Roll Away
    Living Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Gulf Front
    Loft Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Day Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Wood Deck
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Balcony
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Indoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • pier fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes:
2 pools, exercise room, hot tub, 42” Plasma TV, WIFI Internet, elevator, handicap shower access, wheeler chair access doors, gas grill, TV's and DVD's in all bedrooms, PlayStation, high chair, booster seat, bed rail, beach toys, beach chairs, stereo system, outdoor shower, coffee maker, toaster, microwave, washer and dryer, ice maker.

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