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Spacious Gulf Front Duplex, Sandhaven-B, Fort Morgan, Absolute Paradise...

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious 2,500 Square Feet Duplex

This spacious and private duplex (two levels, approx. 2,500 sq. ft.) is located on one of the best beaches in Alabama. There are no high rise condominiums for your neighbors and the convenient proximity to Fort Morgan, Fort Morgan Marina and Ferry have made our family beach house, Sandhaven, a wonderful vacation spot!

DOWNSTAIRS: Large, tiled sun room with round game table and four chairs, comfortable reading area, wicker sofa with queen size sleeper and surround views south, east and west of the ocean.

Fully equipped kitchen and dining area with granite counter tops, stove, built-in microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, separate and additional ice maker (a must and plus for large groups) cookware, etc., including large shrimp pots. Dining room table accommodates eight with additional seating at breakfast bar.

The open living room/great room has a cozy sectional sofa, recliners, love seat and wicker chair with ottoman, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, DVD and VCR. Everyone loves this room.

Downstairs master bedroom has a queen size bed with all amenities; adjoining bathroom with tub/shower, built-in granite vanity,closets and tiled floors.

upstairs: Three more comfortable bedrooms, two with queen size beds, one with twin beds and stylish furnishings.

The upstairs master gulf front is large with panoramic views of the gulf east to west. In addition to the twin beds, this room has a daybed with trundle, armoire, TV & DVD.

Spacious upstairs bathroom has a tiled floor, built-in granite vanity, closet, shower and tub. The adjacent laundry room has washer and dryer and storage area.

And ironing board / iron

Upstairs hallway connects all bedrooms to bath and laundry rooms.

Sandhaven has two outside decks with deck furniture. There is a private entrance and convenient personal board walk to the beach. The lower, shaded deck has a BBQ grill, oak swing, table, chairs and teak recliners. The enclosed hot and cold outdoor shower is a favorite with our guests.

Central Heat and air, ceiling fans in every room. Washer/Dryer, dishwasher, ice machine, microwave, 3 color TVs w/ cable, VCR, C.D. & cassette player. Sheets, towels (except beach towels)

Telephone (334) 540-7735

Hot and cold outdoor shower, grill, swing

Clean-up service when you leave.

More Details

Owner
Johnnie Spina
Member since: 1999
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 5, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Spent a week there prior to my wedding and relaxed. It was just like being at home. I would recommend without hesitation.
May 2017
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Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Outdoors - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This Property is Located on Fort Morgan, Between Mile Marker 2-3

Reviews

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Spacious Gulf Front Duplex, Sandhaven-B, Fort Morgan, Absolute Paradise...
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Sandhaven Heaven

  • 5 of 5

Sandhaven has been our Fort Morgan choice of stay for nearly a decade. We've grown to consider it our beach 'Home Away from Home', as it has watched our family grow with each passing Summer. It's easy to consider it home, too; the owners have created a space of comfort, and have all the accommodations you need for a multi-couple retreat, or family vacation. We love to cook and having a fully-stocked kitchen with everything from bakeware to cookware, to wine glasses and a blender (for smoothies of course :-), keeps costs low and allows us to eat health and have snacks and meals readily available. On days we don't want to cook, it's a short drive to the Sassy Bass (also a food market), Tacky Jacks, and the Beach Club. We especially love having the ice-maker to fill our mini-coolers; while you are merely a few stairs and a boardwalk from the sand and waves, it's nice to have this added amenity. Now that we have children, the hose at one end of the boardwalk; and the outside, secluded shower under the house make for easy clean-up at the end of the day. Having the TV and large front room upstairs for all the children is especially nice for winding them down. There have been years that I've needed to work remotely and having wifi and the lounging front room downstairs makes for a relaxing office. We also like to play card games, puzzles and read in this room, too. Aside from beach activities, Fort Morgan State Park is 3 miles down the road and fun to ride bikes to, and from there you can ride the ferry to Dauphin Island for a day of activities. We look forward to walking and exploring the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, and of course playing lots of golf. There are numerous courses just along Fort Morgan Road. We've been blessed to take numerous family and friends to this gem and everyone leaves swearing they will never do a crowded condo stay again! Having the convenience of your own boardwalk and reserved beach is unbeatable. We can't imagine staying anywhere else; SandHaven is our Heaven!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Sandhaven and appreciate your repeat business over the years . As owners , we want everyone to have magical memories of the beautiful Fort Morgan area and our family Beach House .
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5

Great family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great vacation spot for the whole family. Sandhaven is clean and spacious, and the designated private beach affords substantial elbow room so you're not sitting on top of your neighbors. Absolutely love the surf fishing. Yeah, a great time was had by all.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the many ammenities of Sandhaven including the gorgeous beach and great surf fishing .
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5

Pure Tranquility!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!! Our stay was perfect! Saw dolphins on a daily basis, had to step out of the water briefly one day to let a small shark pass just a few feet off the beach....once in a lifetime experience for us! And during our stay we experienced free air shows from the Blue Angels as they were preparing for the upcoming air show in Pensacola! AMAZING!! One of their performances was just overhead and just before the pilot flew away for the day he tipped his wings at us! So exciting to see! It was truly amazing and an added bonus to our wonderful trip. The house is extremely accommodating and very spacious. Loved the updates that have been made, especially the beautiful new windows that provide spectacular views, especially from the second floor! This was our second stay in the beautiful townhouse and we certainly plan to make many more! We also enjoyed catching the ferry from Dauphin Island to Fort Morgan! We always hate to have to say goodbye to the beach and your beautiful home! Thank you for allowing the opportunity of a wonderful stay at a very tranquil and beautiful beach!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home graciously shared-GREAT experience!

  • 5 of 5

Sandhaven is a beautiful home, lovingly maintained, and its location at the far end of Ft. Morgan is an added plus. We swam with the dolphins and stingrays, and the beach is very uncrowded. I slept in the sunroom, and woke every morning to the sound of the waves, and enjoyed coffee sitting on the porch, looking directly out onto the ocean! Thank you, Johnnie and Maryanne, for sharing your home!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2013
  • Stayed: June 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Pensacola, Fl
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
At fort Morgan
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Sassy Bass
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

$3200 .00 all lodging, state, local and county taxes and cleanup upon departure included
$500.00 Deposit must be received within 7 days of making your reservation or you will be canceled.
departure Cleanup charges are included in your rental rate.
House rents by the week -Saturday to Saturday.
If you are interested in renting Sandhaven Side A in addition to Side B, please see Great Rentals property (Property id # 304711). Or call Lavern Warhurst, owner of Side A, 256-684-4627 or 256-352-1978

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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