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Ruby Walker

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

4BR/3BA Gulf Front House directly on white sand beach

52 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Alabama Gulf Coast House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 10)

Beach front house with wall of windows on beach side. There are vacant lots on each side of house and no condos or high rises in the area. Enjoy sunrises and sunsets on large composite deck which has no splinters for little feet or private balcony off master bedroom. Open living room, dining room, and kitchen have views of the beach. There are three bedrooms each with king bed and private bath and tv , and one bedroom with two double beds and cd tv. This is a dog friendly house and beach with build in dog kennel under house with good breeze.

There is a limit of 2 small dogs under 30 pounds accepted at this house

Local Landscape: This property is not crowded in by other houses as the lots on either side are open. This allows more room and privacy for the house and the beach. The concrete pad under the house is very pleasant with a breeze, a dog kennel, an outdoor shower and a hammock for reading. Four cars can be parked under the house.

Keywords: Fort Morgan, House, Beach Front, Water Front, Beach View, Gulf Front, Pet friendly

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Ruby Walker (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Ruby Walker

We built this house for our retirement but then found a different property to retire to.

Why Ruby Walker chose Alabama Gulf Coast

This property is right on the beach with great east and west unobstructed views of sunrises and sunsets.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was our 4th year to stay at Wave Watch and one of our best vacations. The weather was perfect and the water was the best until Friday when it got a little rough and murky . Our 3 grandsons enjoyed the star fish, sand dollars, hourseshoe crabs and other wildlife on the beach. We took a charter fishing tri[p on Friday(Dottie Jo) and recommend it to all- Capt. Joe Garris . Recommend the Gulf Shores Seafood Market for crablegs- Better than any restaurant. Thanks to Mrs. Ruby for her hospitality over the last 4 years. She has been the most gracious host for sharing her home with us. Thanks to Christy for always having the house in impeccable order when we arrive. We hope everyone who stays here has a wonderful and relaxing vacation.
May 2016
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Reviews

4.8
based on 52 traveler reviews

4BR/3BA Gulf Front House directly on white sand beach
average rating of 4.826923 based on 61 reviews
Benton, MO
5

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

My family has rented from Mrs. Ruby the past two years. We love the location. The house is right on the water and the beach is not crowded. The large deck facing the water was our favorite part. There is plenty of space for hanging out in the comfortable lounge chairs provided, great space for kids to play, and large enough for a game of bag toss.

There was plenty of space inside the house for cooking and eating... which we love to do!

Mr. and Mrs. Walker are very accommodating .

I would recommend this house for families of any age.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Perfect!!!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriends and I have stayed at Ruby's smaller house many times in the past but never the larger beach house. It was perfect! Clean, well stocked, along with plenty of space. We had one day of bad weather but were perfectly contented to stay inside and watch it rain on the beach, read from her collection, or nap on the couch. Rain or shine a lovely place. We were a group of six but there is space for 5-6 more without any problem.

Thank you again Ruby for sharing your beach house with us.

Susan

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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5

Great place to relax.

  • 5 of 5

We were at the Wave Watch the second week in May before school got out and there was almost nobody else on the beach! It is not a crowded area and it was very relaxing. The house was perfect and the kitchen had everything we needed. Would definitely go again. Highly recommend staying at the Wave Watch and using the beach service that they recommend in their paperwork to rent a tent. It was so nice to have a shady spot in place on the beach. Four bedrooms and comfortable seating for at least ten people in the large family room.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was amazing.

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for my family. The view was breath taking. It was truly the perfect vacation. Ruby is amazing to rent thru, thank you!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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New Orleans, LA
5

Great Vacation Get A Way

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time renting Wave Watch and it will not be our last. The house is right on the beach, with a walkway that makes it even easier. It was so relaxing to sit on the beach or watch the waves from the deck. The house has a ton of windows as well. I enjoyed opening all the curtains every morning the to see the beach right there. Ruby was amazing to work with. She was very responsive and helpful since it was our first time visiting Gulf Shores as well. We can't wait to return to Gulf Shores and Wave Watch.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Beach Home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Everything was as stated. This is a perfect house for a group and can comfortably accommodate 10. We loved the multiple seating areas in the great room. The kitchen table and bar counter can accommodate more than 10. The kitchen counter was huge and the cabinets well stocked. Our group loves to cook and made most of our meals in the house. The kitchen can accommodate several people prepping and cooking together. The deck and the beach front location were awesome!! The bedrooms were comfortably sized. The view from the deck - priceless! Definitely a place we'd come back to!

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sassy Bass
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Ft Morgan
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Kiva Dunes
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sassy Bass
Car: necessary

.This property is 15 miles out of Gulf Shores and 5 miles from the end where the ferry and Fort Morgan are located

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Miniature Golf, Health/Beauty Spa, Boating, Hot Air Ballooning bird banding

Golf: Kiva Dunes a world class course is only 5 miles away. There are 2 other courses between Gulf Shores and this house

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Rates & Availability

Fort Morgan House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Aug
Aug 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$420
$2,900
 
 
Sept, Oct
Sep 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$341
$2,350
 
 
Nov, Dec
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$260
$1,800
$4,000
 
 
Jan, Feb,
Jan 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$260
$1,850
$4,200
 
 
March, April
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$341
$2,350
 
 
May
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$420
$2,900
 
 
June
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$525
$3,600
 
 
July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$575
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $150

All rates include taxes
There is a limit of two dogs under 40 pounds and this makes the house subject to repair/clean fees to be deducted from $500 deposit requirement if necessary. Deposit will be refunded 7 days after departure if no repair/cleaning fees are imposed.This house only rents for a minimum of 4 days which requires a $150.00 cleaning fee or by the week or month. I require a signed contract with all guests and ages listed and returned to me at the address at the bottom of the contract.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Alabama Gulf Coast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double
  • Bedrooms 1, 2, and 3 each have a king bed and bath. Bedroom 4 has 2 double beds and is suitable for children with a CD player for movies. Only the master bedroom has a TV.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Minimum Age Limit for Renters 25 years of age There is a built in dog kennel under the house for dog lovers.

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