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Spacious Waterfront Home W/ Pool & WiFi!

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, sleeps 14

This Beach Townhome is located directly on The Lagoon, and is completely furnished in modern style, decorated with care and love to be clean and fresh when you arrive. Snowbirds welcome. Located across the street from the beach, about 1 block.

The property has a private pool and has a nice boardwalk leading to a covered pier with 4 boat slips. The Master bedroom features a King bed, the 2nd bedroom has a Queen size bed, and the 3rd bedroom has 2 Twin beds, the 4th bedroom has a King bed and the 5th bedroom has a Queen bed. The kitchen is fully equipped with microwave, dishwasher and ice maker, and all of the kitchen tools needed to cook a meal. There is a washer and dryer.

There are several golf courses and restaurants nearby.

Close By Activities include: Golfing at any of the 7 Premier Local Courses, Deep Sea or Inshore Fishing, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Para sailing, Wave Runner Rentals, Dauphin Island Estuary, Water Parks, Gulf Coast Zoo, Putt Putt Golf, Dinner Cruises, Shopping at the Outlet Malls and The Wharf, Various Festivals (When In Season), and Night Life. The Rookery was designed to be a natural and quiet resort and is located adjacent to the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. This is a wonderful place for kids to play and swim as the large pool has an extended shallow end. A marina, boat dock, and restaurants are located nearby. Go after elusive blue marlin, yellow fin tuna, amberjack, cobia, red snapper, and more! Driving west from Gulf Shores along Fort Morgan Road brings you by scenic Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, a haven for nature lovers.

The Duplex: The arrangement of the bedrooms and five full baths easily would accommodate two couples for the winter months. Share a winter retreat and save money. The baths have standup showers and the master bath features a garden tub. The convenient kitchen features full size stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, and garbage disposal. Dishes and linens are provided. There is a washer and dryer in the unit. Safe parking under the duplex. Everything you need is provided except food. This is a perfect family vacation spot in summer and fall.

Beach chairs and towels are not included.

More Details

Property Manager
Jenny Anthony
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , Master Bathroom also features a garden tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Four of the bedrooms have private baths. All bedrooms have access to balconies overlooking either the Gulf of Mexico or The Lagoon. Satellite television is provided in 4 of the bedrooms and in both living rooms. Fresh linens are provided for indoor use only.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pets are not allowed by home owner's renter rules. We ask that you not smoke please. You must be 25 years or older to rent this duplex. Check in time is 4:00 pm or later on the arrival date. Check out time is 10:00 am or earlier on the departure date. Early arrival or late departure times may be available. Charges may be applicable. This is a family area and it remains quiet at night. No glass in the pool area please. Children should be supervised at all times. This is a wildlife area; you could see a small alligator. We like long term renters in the winter months but prefer to rent by the week in spring and summer.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

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Spacious Waterfront Home W/ Pool & WiFi!
average rating of 4.5 based on 34 reviews
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Great Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent stay. This cottage had everything we needed. I would definetly stay again. The property manager was very easy to work with. Everything was just as it said.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2008
  • Stayed: September 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good Place for Mixed Use Large Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The covered pier provides comfortable fishing, boating and playing (and the cutoff is just down the road). The pretty pool was well kept and in direct view from 3 balconies. The common areas were ample with good individual room privacy if desired. The boardwalk eliminated sand encroachment. We also rented the adjacent unit making a huge area with bathrooms everywhere. The scrub oaks and dunes next door was nice nature feature. The house was clean, bedding great, and the hostess saw that our needs were met. We brought inflatable kayaks, RC boats, and fishing gear.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Getaway!

  • 4 of 5

This home was a great getaway for our large group. It is a duplex so we had to share the pool and dock, but our vacation neighbors were great. The beach is just a 5 minute walk. There were two two towels in each bathroom, had to wash them more than expected because we had a large group, but it wasn’t a huge hassle. We ran out of toilet paper and trash bags but the owner brought us some more. Nice home and owners! Recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved it! Really enjoyed the dock! Plenty of space for 2 families.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was nice

  • 4 of 5

We had three families (total of 12 people). This place fit us all. Location was not a far walk to beach and close to everything in Gulf Shores. Everything worked well in house.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, poor quality

  • 3 of 5

We really liked the location of the house. Close to all the restaurants, a short walk to the beach and right on the lagoon. We were very disappointed with the condition of the house. There were stains on the carpets and walls. Lots of broken door locks. The wood on the balconies and walkway to the dock is rotted. Half the pool chairs are completely ruined. The bedding and towels were all clean when we arrived. The couches and chairs looked dirty. We were also very disappointed with the pool cleanliness. The pool was clean when we arrived but filled with leaves, sand and bugs by the 3rd day. The skimmer for the pool was broken in half so we couldn't clean it ourselves. We contacted the owner and she was quick to respond that she would send someone but no one ever showed up. The pool was unusable by the end of the week. Basically you get what you pay for. The price was good for this location but it's clear no one is putting effort into making this a great rental.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Mobile, Alabama
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Gulf Shores Beach
Car: necessary

Close By Activities include: Golfing at any of the 7 Premier Local Courses, Deep Sea or Inshore Fishing, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Para sailing, Wave Runner Rentals, Dauphin Island Estuary, Water Park, Gulf Coast Zoo, Putt Putt Golf, Dinner Cruises, Shopping at the Outlet Malls and The Wharf,

Various Festivals (When In Season), and Night Life.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Reservation Fee $30
Property Damage Protection $59
Refundable damage deposit $750
Cleaning Fee $300
Tax Rate 11.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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