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Leigh Marks

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

Tidewater 1BR/1BA Low Floor Beach Front Condo- Comfortable, Great Rates & Views

46 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

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1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4)

The perfect location for your getaway. Tidewater 105 is located on the first floor (above the lobby) with AWESOME GULF OF MEXICO VIEWs. Listen to the waves and watch the dolphins swimming in the Gulf of Mexico from your private balcony. The Tidewater is only 1/2 mile west of Alabama Point Bridge where you can watch boats come and go for hours. The stretch of property in front of the Tidewater has one of the most beautiful white sand beaches you will ever see. This unit is privately owned and only available for rental to those who will value it as much as we do.

Tons of Upgrades to this Great Condo ON THE BEACH:

New Granite Countertops, Newly Painted walls, Upgraded Maple Cabinets, New Hurricane Shutter, New Window Treatments.

Our unit offers some great features:

Nine foot ceilings, full size washer and dryer, Inside and Balcony Dining Tables, Queen Bed in master bedroom, Bunk beds in hall alcove, Sleeper sofa, Large Flat HD TV (with DVD & VCR) in Living Room, Small TV/DVD combo in bedroom.

The Tidewater Community offers:

Fitness Center, Direct Beach Access, Large Outdoor Pool with plenty of tables and chairs, Indoor heated Pool, Hot Tub, Dry Sauna, Extensive palm tree preservation and natural landscaping, Charcoal Grill Area with Tables and Benches, Plenty of Parking.

If you are in need of a 2BR/2BA unit adjacent to the Tidewater we also have a Phoenix VI Beachside Gulfview condo with even more amenities and only slightly more expensive than our 1BR/1BA Tidewater unit. Its VRBO listing number is 3611722ha.

The Tidewater Condominium is Conveniently Located To:

Golf- State Park Course, Gulf Shores Golf Club(special discount for details), The Peninsula, Craft Farms, to name a few

Marina's (Fishing Charters)- Zeke's (across street), San Rock Cay, Orange Beach Marina

Non Charter Fishing- Surf Fishing with AL Saltwater License, State Park Fishing Pier, Alabama PT

Groceries- Publix, Winn Dixie, Walmart

Movie Theaters- The Rave Motion Theater, Pinnacle 14

Tourist Attractions: Adventure Island(Miniature Golf), Waterville (water park), The Track (Go Carts), Happy Harbor (boat rentals).

Dining- Shrimp Basket, Cobalt's, Cosmo's, Cotton's, Louisiana Lagniappe's, Grazie's, Steamer,, Tacky Jacks, Franco's, (all within 1 mile).

Shopping- San Roc Cay (across street), Pelican Shopping Center (Gulf Shores), Tanger Outlet (Foley), The Wharf (on Intercoastal in Orange Beach).

Keywords: Condominium

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Leigh Marks (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Leigh Marks

My husband and I are originally from Tennessee. We moved to the Gulf Shores/Orange Beach area 12 years ago after vacationing here for over 15 years. We loved the area so much that we even got married and spent our honeymoon in Gulf Shores. With the white sandy beaches, fishing, boating, golf, and family atmosphere, Gulf Shores/Orange Beach is the perfect place to vacation.

Leigh Marks purchased this condo in 2010

Why Leigh Marks chose Alabama Gulf Coast

We chose the Tidewater because of all its amenities and its great location to everything in Orange Beach.

What makes this condo unique

The unit is located on the first floor for easy accessibility via stairs or elevator. The view from our balcony of the pool and the white sand beach of the Gulf of Mexico is absolutely beautiful. The complex is across the street from the Zeke's marina where some of the best fishing charters in the area can be taken.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"What an amazing time we had! the condo was perfect and the location cannot be beat! Thanks for amazing accomidations and having us! Cannot wait to return!"

Donovan & Tiffany

Missouri 7/29/11
Jul 2011
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based on 46 traveler reviews

Tidewater 1BR/1BA Low Floor Beach Front Condo- Comfortable, Great Rates & Views
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 48 reviews

Wonderful and Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Had an awesome time (as usual) at this beach and the condo was nice, neat and clean. We have vacationed at this beach for the past 5 years and stayed at this condo complex each year and for the past two years stayed in this one which we absolutely love. Will for sure will stay here again because we LOVE IT!!! Thanks Leigh for sharing your condo again with me and my family!!! Hope to get it again next year:)

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Very Relaxing. Condo had everything we needed to have a Great Family Vacation!! Convenient location in Orange Beach.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We are a family of three and this was the perfect rental for us! Very clean and nice! The view and 1st floor location were great as well.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo

  • 5 of 5

Great location,and very nice set up.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Beautiful condo!!

  • 5 of 5

Clean! A great place to relax, sit on the deck and enjoy the beautiful view!! Fun to see dolphins swimming close to shoreline right from the deck !! Also liked the neatness of the overall complex. We hope to stay here again some time!! Loved it...lots to do in Orange Beach!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Knee deep in the water somewhere...

  • 5 of 5

Blue skies, blowing wind in my hair...and all this on the balcony! What a blessing this oceanfront retreat was to our family! Some rain and some sun. Lots of great meals on the balcony and great thunderstorm light shows over the water. Having vacationed multiple times in Destin, FL we were pleasantly surprised at the slower pace of Orange Beach. It truly is the best kept secret on the Gulf Coast! Our children loved the coziness of the bunk beds in the hallway and the four of us had plenty of space. We strongly encourage you to make the trip to Pensacola to see the Blue Angels practice and visit the Naval Aviation Museum. We went twice and had a meal at McGuire's Pub while we were there. It was great and only a 2O minute drive! Do eat at the Shrimp Basket (we told you where not to eat in the guestbook). And coffee at the Southern Grind, along with their amazing Red Velvet Cookie Sandwiches were to die for! The beach is delightful and catching ghost crabs at nightfall was a highlight for all of us. We would love to be able to return someday. If you're looking for a bit more luxury I would suggest bringing you own bedding. Otherwise, it has everything you need and the most delightful ocean view!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Pensacola, Florida
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Across Street
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Mobile Bay Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Gulf State Park Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Across Street
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
On the Beach in Orange Beach, AL
Nearest Point of Interest
Zeke's Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Restaurants- Shrimp Basket, Genos, Wolf Bay Lodge
Nearest Point of Interest
San Roc Cay- Marina and Shopping Area
Nearest Point of Interest
Restaurants- Louisiana Lagniappe, Grazie, Steamer, N Shore
Nearest Point of Interest
Publix Grocery Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Perdido Pass Inlet (Alabama Point)
Nearest Point of Interest
Cobalts Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Tacky Jacks & Happy Harbor Boat Rentals
Nearest Point of Interest
State Park Fishing Pier
Nearest Point of Interest
The Wharf- Shopping Center & Restaurants on Intercoastal
Nearest Point of Interest
Rave Motion Picture
Nearest Point of Interest
The Track - Go Carts
Nearest Point of Interest
LuLu's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Tanger Factory Outlet
Car: recommended

The Pensacola Florida Airport is approximately 30 miles away.

Other Activities: Beaching, Boating, Fishing, Dining, Shopping, Golfing, Water Sports, Miniature golf, Parasailing,

The kids will love a day at Waterville, sliding down the giant slides and riding surfboard (flowrider). They will also like testing their driving skills at the Trac on some really fun go carts.

A trip to the Pensacola Naval Air Museum should not be missed.


Rates & Availability

Orange Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Fall 2016
Sep 10 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Late Fall 2016
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring Break 2017
Mar 11 2017 - Apr 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Apr 8 2017 - May 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
Late Spring 2017
May 13 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
Peak Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 14 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
Early Late Summer 2017
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
Late Summer 2017
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Labor Day Week 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Fall 2017
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Late Fall 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Only rent Saturday to Saturday, Spring Break, June, and July
eCheck Payments are free, Credit Card payments have an additional 2.5% charge.
Cleaning Fees for monthly rentals $100.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Toilet is tall elongated ADA style.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Mattress is firm with 2' memory foam topper.
    Bunk Area - 1 bunk bed , 2 bunk beds built into entry alcove.
  • Queen size Bed (1) Firm Mattress with 2' Memory Foam Topper, Sleep Sofa (1) in Living Room, Bunk Beds (1) Entry Cove Bunk Beds built into wall, kids love.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Tennis ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Across street from several restaurants, shopping, and Marina with Charter Fishing Boats.

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