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Gulf Shores, The Plantation, Condo w/ Gulf View

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 4 adults & kids, 1 bedroom, 1 bunk beds, 1 queen sleeper sofa, 1 bath

Beautifully decorated with a tropical flare, 1BR, 4th floor condo. This unit comfortably sleeps 4 adults & children. The kitchen is fully equipped and supplied with all cookware, utensils, dishes & silverware. The living room features a balcony facing the Gulf of Mexico with a great view and a soft breeze, a queen-size sleeper sofa, and DVD/TV and plenty of area information for you to browse. There is a built in bed in the hallway suitable for children ( formally bunk beds, top 1 converted to storage ). The bedroom has a queen-size bed with TV and clock radio. The unit is air conditioned and heated. The bathroom has a tub/shower combo. Other in-unit amenities include, microwave, automatic ice maker, coffeemaker, blender, telephone w/answering service, cable TV, garbage disposal, iron & ironing board, and box fan.

A Great Resort for Family Fun!: The Plantation Resort boasts it's own private sugar sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico, 1 indoor heated and 6 outdoor pools, indoor & outdoor jacuzzis, steam room, sauna, tennis courts, basketball court, putting green, sand volleyball pit, shuffleboard, bar/lounge (seasonal), beach store for supplies (seasonal), BBQ grills, coin laundry on the 1st floor of the building, video rental & honor library. We are located 13 miles west of the city of Gulf Shores just down highway 180. If you like a laid back atmosphere this is the vacation spot for you. Just 15 minutes to downtown Gulf Shores, you can find casual or fine dining around every corner. Come and enjoy our relaxing surroundings at the Plantation Resort.

A $150.00 deposit (by money order or cashier's check) required for booking.

See What our guest say!: Our family has been to this area of Florida about 8 times - but this COndo was Fantastic - the resort was wonderful and very relaxing Vacation. The Oyster House restaurant is a MUST (go before 5pm) The owners of this Condo have done a Wonderful job in decorating and furnishing everything you could possibly need as well as calling during our visit to make sure all was well. This resort had something for everyone and WE WILL BE BACK!!! They have activities for all ages - we have a 21 & 15 yr old and they loved it. I loved being a little away from all the traffic & congestion but yet close enough to be anywhere in a few minutes. This Condo is superb and am referring everyone I know to these owners. Thanks - Will see you again.

The Hays Family - Memphis, TN JULY 2006

-The Hays Family, Memphis,

More Reviews!: we had a wonderful time visiting gulf shores!!! we had never visited the gulf before, but we would come back tomorrow if we could. the condo was beautiful!! it had everything we could want!! what made it even better was that it was clean!!!!!!!!!!! you never know what you will get when you stay at some places, but here was just lovely!!! thank you for sharing your home with us!!!

-becky mcgarrity

More Details

Property Manager
Dean Hawkins
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

I wanted you to know that my family truly enjoyed our Gulf Shores vacation J The unit was exactly as it was described in the ad we originally found & it definitely worked out well for us…we especially liked the bunk bed for our daughter! We spent our mornings on the beach and some of our evenings in the pool…what better way to have a vacation!







Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to stay in your unit.







Take care,



Brenda
Jul 2011
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Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 child bed , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
1 queen, 1 twin, 1 sleep sofa. DVD player in living room. Resort has The Beach!Indoor&outdoor Jacuzzis';1 indoor& 6 outdoor pools, steam room, sauna; basketball court;tennis court;putting green;sand volleyball pits;shuffleboard;24 HR guard security.

Reviews

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Gulf Shores, The Plantation, Condo w/ Gulf View
average rating of 4.585366 based on 43 reviews
Bogalusa, LA
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

I love my stay there.. I only wish I could have stayed LONGER ... I will definately come back again.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2006
  • Stayed: Aug 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, comfy, cozy and convenient. The perfect family getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Just enough off the beaten path to be away from the crowds but, close enough to town for anything you might need, this is the perfect spot for a family vacation. My family and I had a wonderful week of sun and fun. With a variety of pools to choose from, the private beach and friendliness of the condo staff, this was one of the most effortless vacations we have ever had. The weather was perfect! Dean was so gracious and helpful with any questions I had (and I’m a planner that asks a lot of questions) before and during our stay. I can see us coming back again and again. We just loved it there! I 'm ready to go back!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the condo! Nice and Clean. Owner of the property couldn't have been nicer and response time to any questions was immediate! We would definitely stay there again! The only thing that I had a hard time with, is, that it is far away from restaurants and grocery stores about 12 miles. However, we were looking for some privacy and its on a more private beach away from all the touristy stuff. THANK YOU for a great stay!!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mount Juliet ,Tennessee
5

Small family budget friendly

  • 5 of 5

The condo owner was very responsive and easy to work with. Loved the ease of not even getting out of the car to check in and all the amenities offered on the property. Would totally recommend staying here. I have a family of four with two small kids.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Noblesville Indiana
2

Nice place for 1 or 2 people, not for a family!

  • 2 of 5

The plantation is a beautiful place to stay WAY off the beaten bath of Gulf Shores. It takes a good 15 min to get into town. The beach was beautiful. Unfortunately, we had to leave early due to Tropical Storm Cindy! Our condo was nice enough, however the pull out couch had missing springs, and some springs were sticking through the mattress. I messaged the owner dean, who was very nice to work with. Our family of 5 will not be back due to the size of the condo. :(

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Unaware of problem with pullout sleeper sofa until this stay. This will be replaced with new one very soon. Unit size is comfortable for 4 people. Square footage is listed on site.
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Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our week and already have a stay booked for September! The condo was great and Dean was easy to work with. This was our first time staying at this condo, but not our first time staying at Gulf Shores Plantation. We loved the new Sassy Bass there at the resort - food was great. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Mobile or Pensacola
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Fort Morgan
Car: recommended

The Gulf Shores area provides endless fun for all. You can...go fishing, charter your own boat or fish off the shore. Play golf, book an 18 hole championship course or challenge yourself at a themed putt-putt park. Tour the USS Alabama. Spend the day at the National Museum of Naval Aviation. Step back in time at the historic Ft. Morgan. Spend the afternoon at the Estuarium (an aquarium) at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. Go horseback riding, para sailing, jet skiing, snorkeling or scuba diving. Take a swamp tour. Visit the zoo. Spend the day at an amusement/water park. Go kayaking. Shop at the outlet mall. Watch a magic show. Take a dolphin watching cruise. Hit 'The Track' for go-carts, bumper boats, and arcade. And of course 'dine til you drop'! There's something for everyone at Gulf Shores. Hope to see you soon.

Other Activities: Navel Air Museum, Putt-Putt Golf, Zoo, Waterpark, Historic Sites, Go-Carts, Outlet Mall,

Golf: We are located right next to Kiva Dunes golf resort and just minutes away from Pensensula. All you have to do is cross the parking lot and your there! Here is the link to Kiva Dunes to check out the golf course and rates.

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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer
Aug 15 2017 - Sep 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
$100
 
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Nov 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$85
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85

Spring weekly rate......$585
Summer weekly rate....$775

Spring.....Feb. 24 to May 15........$90.00 night
Summer...May 16 to Aug. 18........$125.00 night
Late Summer..... Aug.18 to Sept. 10....$100.00 night
Fall..........Sept. 11 to Nov. 30.............$75.00 night
Winter.....Dec.1 to Feb. 25, 2013.....$50.00 night

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$150.00 non-refundable deposit needed to reserve room.
Remaining balance due 3 to 5 days prior to your arrival. Payment should be in form of bank cashiers check.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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