Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Uncrowded Sugar Sand Beach & Golf with Many Amenities

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 405 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Condominium - Studio with queen bed & sofa sleeper. 1 full bathroom. (Sleeps 4)

Welcome to our beach escape at the beautiful Gulf Shores Plantation Resort in Fort Morgan, Alabama. The Plantation is a gated, family-oriented vacation destination offering over 2000 feet of private, wide, sugar-white sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico, with natural dunes and gorgeous landscaping. In addition, our resort is adjacent to over 1 mile of totally undeveloped beach.

Ideally located, Gulf Shores Plantation is 15-20 minutes away from the restaurants, shopping, and entertainment of Gulf Shores, yet our beach is not crowded or over-developed. A perfect place for an active family vacation or romantic getaway.

You can park right outside the front door of our privately owned, 1st floor studio condo, which is decorated with original artwork, and has a queen sleeping area with an additional sleeper sofa. There's a fully equipped full-size kitchen and a separate bathroom.

Rent directly from us and save 20% over rental management company rates.

The Plantation offers an incredible amount of on-site activities/amenities. We promise you'll have a wonderful vacation at an unbeatable value in our home-away-from-home.

More Details

Owner
Steve Meine
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Bigger than I thought!

The pictures don't show the eating area across from the couch so we were surprised to see how much room there really was in this efficiency condo! My 6'4" husband had no problem sleeping in the queen bed area with me and my 5'6" daughter was quite comfy on the pull-out. It was very nice to have a dishwasher so we leave the dishes and get right out to the beach. We saw three pods of dolphins go by one day and a manta ray came right up in the shallows...my daughter was thrilled! We had quick and professional communication with the owners and they were happy to answer all the fiddly questions I had. I would definitely recommend this unit and these owners for anyone considering a vacation; family, romantic or otherwise!
Feb 2010
  • 1 of 3

Map

Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Pensacola
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Fort Morgan
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Kiva Dunes
Car: necessary

Condo is at the Gulf Shores Plantation Resort, on the Fort Morgan peninsula. About 14 miles west of Gulf Shores and 8 miles east of Fort Morgan.

Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 405 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Separate full bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Sleeping Area - 1 queen
    Living Area - 1 queen , Sofa sleeper
  • Studio unit with a queen size bed and a queen size sofa sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
On-site: 7 pools! (6 outdoor, 1 indoor heated), 3 kiddie pools, 2 outdoor hot tubs, 3 indoor hot tubs, 3 saunas, steam room, 2 game rooms, 2 sand volleyball courts, 8 tennis courts (7 lighted), lighted basketball court, 2 lighted shuffleboard courts, lighted horseshoe pits, fitness center, putting green, movie rentals, Connections Internet Cafe, seasonal beach service, seasonal beach store, charcoal grills, laundry facilities, library with WiFi internet, ATM, Kiva Dunes Golf Course (next door).

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(79 traveler reviews)

65% Complete
25% Complete
3% Complete
3% Complete
1% Complete
Uncrowded Sugar Sand Beach & Golf with Many Amenities
average rating of 4.506329 based on 82 reviews
3

Nice resort

  • 3 of 5

The condo was what I expected, somewhat outdated. We were comfortable enough, though. And it was a very good price. The size of the condo was great for my husband, myself and our 2 year old. We COULD hear everything from the person above us, so use a sound machine or earplugs if that bothers you when you sleep. The blueray player remote did not work, so we could not use the blue ray player. We did have a great time, the location is great and the resort was wonderful.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Camden, AR
4

Will definitely choose this condo again!

  • 4 of 5

Nice layout. Very spacious for a sun suite. Could use some updating. It is a great condo for the price! Plenty of room for 4 adults. Comfortable sleeper sofa and bed was just right! Stocked kitchen met all of our needs too. Owner was quick to respond and very easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Our second visit, much beauty in this area! Great ocean enjoyment and star watching.

  • 4 of 5

Last year my Dad sent me to Gulf Shores Plantation for a few days for my birthday and we loved it. This year I decided to do it again myself and we chose this small studio that was a floor below the much larger apartment where we stayed last year. It was completely adequate with great closeness to the pool, though not the hot tub because the one for this area was broken the whole time, and a quick walk to the ocean.The studio itself is very small but has a full kitchen, bathtub and the sleeping area was great for a couple plus you can also sleep on the couch. The only complaint we had was when we first arrived the studio smelled very strongly of mildew and continued to get the mildew smell whenever we shut it all up to go somewhere. We couldn't notice it after we had the screen door open and were in there for a bit. We enjoyed ourselves staying here for sure and it is so nice to be able to cook your own meals etc too plus such a short walk to the pool.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Amazing

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful views, cozy room.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Benton, Arkansas
4

Pleasant

  • 4 of 5

It was not anything fancy, but it sure served our needs. There were three females having to take showers one after another. Never ran out of hot water. The temperature was always pleasant, so no problems with the air conditioner. We were there got the beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A wonderful trip

  • 5 of 5

First of all, I want to thank Steven for the timely response and great help.

This is a very nice resort. Very well maintained gardens & pools. Very close to the beautiful beach. Safe and quiet. Friendly people. Reasonable price.

Will be back definitely .

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $70 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 6.0%

2016/2017 rates. $200 refundable deposit required. $70 cleaning fee. 6% tax. $20 Resort Fee (paid to the condo association separately prior to check-in).
Winter: 4th & 7th night free.
Spring: 7th night free.
Spring Value: 7th night free.
Summer Value: 7th night free.
Summer: 7th night free.
Fall: 7th night free.
Fall Value: 7th night free.
$200.00 refundable reservation/damage deposit required at booking. All other fees are due 14 days before check-in, 30 days before check-in for monthly rentals. Electronic (online) payment including credit cards is accepted via Paypal or HomeAway Payments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

You might like these similar properties