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Bob Carden

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Beautiful Bright 5BR Beach home. Pool, steps to beach.

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Gulf Shores Townhome Rental Photos and Description

Townhome, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 15)

Bright spacious, 24' living area. Directly across from 13th St. access, steps to beach,. This is the best location on that side of West Beach, free WIFI. Five total bedrooms (that includes the loft bedroom) Downstairs King has a memory foam mattress

Large (21x38) shared pool and water park. There are four large bedrooms-3 upstairs, one down and a loft style bonus bedroom in the upstairs, great place for the kids or a 5th bedroom, it has two sets of bunk beds that sleep 5. There is an LCD TV in the living room. Each TV in each room has a dvd player. Downstairs has a beautiful queen and upstairs has a master king bedroom. The two other bedrooms are a queen and one with two doubles. Also, a sofa bed in living room.Bedroom balconies overlooking the Gulf. Watch the kids on the pool from your balcony. Back bedrooms have balconies and view of the Lagoon. Ceramic tile. Large hot and cold outdoor shower. Big downstairs storage area for beach gear. We provide 6 beach chairs, an umbrella and a cart in the storage area. Must be 25 years old to rent

No added departure fees, credit card fees. You will love the location close enough to town (Route 59 is just two miles away) but away from all the hi-rises, a nice, low density area. You don't have to crawl between two big buildings to get to the beach. This as close to being on the beach as possible--at about 1/2 the price.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Bob Carden (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

About Bob Carden

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Bob Carden purchased this townhome in 2008

Why Bob Carden chose Alabama Gulf Coast

I love Gulf Shores

What makes this townhome unique

Weather, beach, pool. breezes, no hi-rises

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)
Beautiful Bright 5BR Beach home. Pool, steps to beach.
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
St. Peters, MO
5

Cannot Wait To Get There

  • 5 of 5

We are so looking forward to the trip. Thank You So Much for making this process so easy!!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great family vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Initially I was a little concerned about space for our large group as we had wanted to rent one of the 6 bd rm houses Bob owns. However, this townhome worked out nicely and the balcony was great for watching the kids in the pool. They swam in the pool every day and had a blast! There were other families staying next to us and we never would have known they were there if we didn't see them outside. The proximity to the beach and the rooms are as described and pefect. The nice washer and dryer in the unit was great, kitchen necessities, board games, etc. The wireless internet was difficult to get upstairs but was good on the main level. We had a wonderful week and bob was easy to work with and quick to answer any questions. The grounds and pool were kept clean while we were there. We enjoyed cooking in the kitchen as a family as well as close to restaurants and stores. I recommend The Hang Out for fun and good food! It is a little pricey but all the good restaurants in GS or OB are. The boys ages 11 and 13 enjoyed crabbing at a close by pier. Make sure to get flashlights for night sand crab hunting- always a big hit with the kids!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

OK for the price

  • 3 of 5

I stayed here summer 2015. The house was clean, had plenty of kitchen items to cook with, and quiet inside even though there are neighbors on both sides. We had a good time and the beach was only a short walk. There was a spill spot on the upstairs carpet. The listing shows you share the pool with 3 units but one of those 3 is a triplex so really 5 units. Not a huge deal but not clear in the overview. Having the pool was really nice with kids. The bunk bed room looks like it could have been the master walk-in closet that was closed off so there is no window or second exit in the room if there was an emergency in the house. There is also nothing to put clothes in etc. in the bunk bed room. The kitchen/great room area was very large which fit our family so we liked that. One of the couches was broken so we couldn't really sit on it. Also the maintenance person came to shock the pool after a rain shower (we were about to get in) and left no sign the pool had been shocked. If my husband hadn't seen him the kids would have been swimming in more chemicals than I would have liked. It was also our last night there so we wished he would have waited until check out the next morning so we could have one last swim. Overall though we had a good time.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Northport, AL
5

5 bedroom house across from beach

  • 5 of 5

My family has stayed in this house several times and loved every vacation that has been spent there. House was very spacious, clean and has all the amenities we needed; kitchen was well stocked with everything you would need to prepare a meal or not, washer/dryer, bedrooms have TV's and dvd players and all were very nice. Bathrooms were very clean and well stocked with towels. Love the balconies that each bedroom has. Very impressed with parking and private storage room downstairs that made it convenient having it already stocked with beach chairs, floats and beach carts which are awesome to load up and carry your things to the beach and also private shower downstairs. Love the pool area! Has a lot of nice beach chairs for everyone to chill out and get sun. We LOVE LOVE this house and definitely have made lots of family memories. Also, we would recommend owners (2) 6 bedroom houses. LOVE them too. A Big hit with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Evansville, IN
5

Awesome location and spacious house

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for my son's beach wedding. It was a spacious house that roomed many of the guests that came to celebrate with us during this special time. We had more than enough room for everyone. The house had all the kitchen utensils, pans, grill, towels, beach items and plenty of space for everyone. We had a blast and could not have asked for a better house, location and weather. The house was just a short walk across the street to the beautiful beach. The house was also close to restaurants and shopping but far enough away from the activity to be quiet too. Bob (the owner) was there and was so nice to check on us several times during our stay. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas TX
5

Family Vacation here was a big hit!!

  • 5 of 5

The property and furnishings were just as advertised, if not better. Perfectly clean on arrival and more spacious than anticipated from the website pictures. We had twelve family members here, which included one infant (crib was also provided). The bunk bed loft was perfect for the grandkids. Plenty of kitchen-ware plus coffee maker. Nice large clean fridge. Nice Flatscreen TV with cable in the family room. The pool was a big plus for everyone -- even though shared with next door units.. Access to the beach was excellent. It seemed like the perfect location in Gulf Shores -- close enough to convenience stores, restaurants, and the main drag, yet away from the heavier traffic. We would heartily recommend this property for your vacation consideration. The owner, Bob, was very pleasant to work with and available by phone to take care of any problems. The only negative was the long drive from Dallas!! I wish it were closer!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Car: necessary

Beautiful white sand beaches virtually at your door step. World class golf just a few minutes away. Large pool

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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer
Aug 7 2016 - Sep 3 2016
3 night minimum stay
$450
$2,895
 
 
Fall
Sep 6 2016 - Oct 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
$350
$1,895
 
 
Winter
Oct 23 2016 - Mar 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,400
 
 
Spring Break 2017
Mar 4 2017 - Mar 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$5,750
 
 
Spring
Mar 26 2017 - May 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$395
$1,895
 
 
Summer
May 14 2017 - Aug 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,695
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $175

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Amenities

Gulf Shores Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 5 - 2 double , TWO SETS OF BUNK BEDS, SLEEP 5
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , SLEEPER IN LIVING ROOM
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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