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Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Heated Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps up to 6 adults)

Looking to get away from the Hustle and Bustle of your Busy life and ENJOY your own little PIECE of HEAVEN? HAVE YOU FOUND THE PERFECT PLACE!!

Indulge and Relax while enjoying the incredible Gulf and Lagoon views from this 17th floor unit with over 1,230 sq ft of luxurious, but family friendly living accommodations.

Do you enjoy Fishing, Boating, Kayaking as well as Swimming, Sunbathing, and Moonlight Walks on the beach? Having access to both the Lagoon and Beach gives you the best of both worlds. Enjoy the still waters of the Lagoon with the pass to the Gulf within a stone throw away from the Condo; or take the board walk across to the White Sandy Beach where there is always PLENTY OF ROOM for Sunbathing - NO crowded beaches.

The Unobstructed View from the unit is Breathtaking and Serene with a THIRTY FOOT WIDE WALL OF GLASS, Floor-to-Ceiling, Wall-to-Wall. Enjoy the view and the Sound of the Waves Crashing against the Shore from the main living and dining area, while enjoying the GLISTENING SUNRISE over a cup of coffee or watching the SPECTACULAR SUNSETS over the evening cocktail out on the Thirty Foot Balcony.

There is plenty of room for every one.... even though it sleeps 6 there is space enough for a blow-up mattress for those unexpected guests. Each bedroom includes a full bathroom with Dual Sinks with Granite countertops and a separate toilet room, along with a flat screen TV within each Armoire. The entire family can relax in the Living Area, which includes something for everyone...a 37”color stream theater'HDTV flat screen TV with DVD player, and CD Player. NOW have NETFLIX! Full Kitchen with Granite countertops and everything you need to stay for that special stay. With a bar that seats 4, dining table that seats 4, a table for 4 on the balcony, you can have everyone over for dinner.

Stay with us for that Serene, Relaxing, Home-Away-From-Home vacation you deserve and will NEVER forget!

******Beach Cart, chairs, beach towels and umbrella are provided for guests******

Keywords: Condominium

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Jo Shannon
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

About Jo Shannon

Living in Mobile, AL, we have enjoyed the beautiful waters of the Gulf for over 40 years. For the first time we are now able to enjoy our own 'little piece of Heaven' with our Grandchildren, family and friends. Since our grandchildren live in cold areas of the country - North Dakota and Colorado, we have even celebrated Thanksgiving & Christmas at the beach...A year-round get-away! Now we want to share it with YOU!

Jo Shannon purchased this condo in 2007

Why Jo Shannon chose Alabama Gulf Coast

We enjoy the quiet area on the west end with access to both the Lagoon and the Beach. No crowded beaches or heavy traffic. In this area, Condos are only allowed on the Lagoon side, so there is no obstructed view from the unit...especially with being on the 17th floor!

What makes this condo unique

The weather is good year round except for a little rain here & there; plus a few chilly one in the winter. October - December, the weather is perfect..... We can leave the sliding glass doors open for a cool breeze & to hear the soothing sound of the waves against the beach. All while enjoying this Spectaular View from the 17th Floor - Inside or Out on the 30ft Balcony!

The condo has 30 feet of Floor to Ceiling, Wall to Wall glass so you can also enjoy that Spectacular View Any Time of the day from the Den, Dining & Kitchen areas!


Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 17
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1236 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double vanity with granite counter tops.
    Bathroom 2 - Bathroom granite counter tops with double vanity.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Includes toilet & stand alone sink.
  • 2.5
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa is a queen size bed.
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Heated pool & Netflix. Long-term Renters for Winter only.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(82 traveler reviews)

Dates are Filling up Fast! BOOK NOW for that Relaxing Summer Get-AWAY!
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 82 reviews


  • 4 of 5

The condo is very nice in all aspects. But I spent all the time I could on the deck

watching the gulf, etc. Plus, where else this could one look to the left and watch

the sun come up, look to the right and watch the sunset? Also, the owner, Jo, was

very nice to work with. Would I go back? In a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Littleton, CO

Great view, clean well-kept condo

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful view from 17th floor, liked the beach theme decor. Owner responsive when we had trouble with TV & got problem fixed right away. Had everything you'd need for a great vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you both had a wonderful time! You really couldn't ask for a more breath-taking view from our 17th floor balcony! We strive to provide our guests with everything they will need to make their stay a memorable one. It is also our goal to be available should anything come up during your stay. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your vacation memories! I look forward to hearing from you again for your next visit to the Gulf Coast. JO
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Canton, IL


  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Jo's condo. It was very clean and had everything we needed. We spent 10 days there and the view of the gulf was great, the weather was great and we had a very relaxing vacation at the beach and the pool and visiting local antique shops. Jo is nice to work with and I would recommend Jo's condo for a nice relaxing stay.

Don & Martha from Illinois

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank for your Wonderful Review! It is always a delight to have our guests return year after year! There is no greater compliment that we are doing something right than for our guests to return! We have been blessed to have such personable and wonderful guests as yourselves! Thank you again for your gracious comments. I look forward to your return! Jo
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That Balcony - A Rainy Week Vacation Saver

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at the condo even with a week of no sun. We were able to enjoy the balcony every day, the sound of the water and the view was cloudy but great. Condo has everything you need. Plenty of carts make getting things to the 17th floor an easy task. We wish we had brought binoculars to better see the dolphins in the water.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Phyllis, Thank you for spending your vacation get-away with us. We strive to make every guests stay a memorable one. The one thing we have no control of is the weather. In spite of the weather, I am pleased you were still able to Enjoy the Relaxation of our 30ft balcony. Regardless of the weather, the View along with the Calming Sound of the Waves are Incredible! We look forward to your return for a Sunnier time. As a returning guest, you will receive a discounted rate. Thank you again for your Gracious Review in spite of the weather, Jo
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Very nice place!

  • 5 of 5

We had an awesome family vacation at this location. Very nice and spacious for a family. Enjoyed staying here. Owner was very accommodating and helpful. Would stay here again! Thank you for allowing us to use your condo!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us and for your Gracious Review! We strive to make all our guest's stay an Enjoyable and Memorable one! I am thriller to know we succeeded! Thank you again and look forward to your return, Jo
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Lawrence, Kansas

Absolutely amazing view!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Gulf Shores and absolutely loved it! We picked this condo based on reviews and were not disappointed! It is very clean, beds are comfortable, location is great, and the view is amazing! This condo is on the 17th floor and you have a view of the Gulf from the balcony and a view of the lagoon from the front door of the condo. Jo called me the day we got there to welcome us and to let us know that the sleeper sofa bed was not working - which was ok, because we didn't need it for a bed. We will certainly be back and recommend to friends!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lori, Thank you for your Wonderful Review! I am so pleased you all had a Memorable Vacation! You are right............the View from our 17th floor balcony is Breathe-Taking and pictures just can't do it justice. I do try to touch base with our guests to make sure they have arrived safely and everything was to their expectations; Plus I want our guests to feel free to call if something should come up during their stay. Thank you again for the Wonderful Review! I look forward to hearing from you for your next Vacation Get-Away! Jo
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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
Mar 13 2017 - May 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
2017 Peak summer
May 29 2017 - Aug 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
2017 Late Summer
Aug 15 2017 - Oct 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
2017 Shrimp Fest
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
2017 Fall
Oct 16 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Processing $50
Cleaning $105
Car Passes ($20 each) $20
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 11.0%

NOTE: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change. Security/Damage Deposit Refundable after Cleaning & Inspection. Minimum age 25.

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.
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