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Bama Crimson Cottage- 3 walking Blocks from Bryant Denny Stadium

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms 2 Bunk Beds + 2 Convertible sofas, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-12)

PLEASE NOTE:

WE HAVE BEEN RENTING THESE APARTMENTS SINCE 1978. They are fully furnished rentals close to the University of Alabama Campus.

RENT ONE OR BOTH..... SEE DETAILS BELOW:

3 Walking Blocks from Bryant Denny Stadium! Sit back on the cozy rocking chair porch or in the grilling courtyard of our Totally Renovated 1930' s New Orleans style DUPLEX that overlooks Paul 'Bear' Bryant Drive.

1. THE UPSTAIRS APARTMENT has 2 Bedrooms and 1 bath. Sleeps 7-8 (sleeping double)

with 2 Queen Beds, 2 Bunk Beds and a Queen Sofa Bed in the Living area. Fully Equipped Kitchen.

Beautiful covered Rocking chair porch with Rocking chairs, swing and outdoor dining table.

You will have access to the courtyard with a charcoal grill and additional outdoor dining area.

2. THE DOWNSTAIRS APARTMENT has a full kitchen, Living room and 1 bath.

This apartment sleeps 4 (sleeping double). It has 1 bedroom with 1 Queen bed and 1 Queen IKEA Convertible Sofa in the living area.

ALL Kitchen Utensils, Plates and glasses are provided

ALL Towels, Linens, paper towels and toilet paper are provided

Extra pillows and blankets are provided

Flat Screen TV's and DVD's.

Washer/ Dryer available for guest use

The Courtyard's are complete with outdoor dining areas & Music.

FREE WI-FI

Only 3 WALKING BLOCKS FROM BRYANT DENNY STADIUM! Free parking

It is an easy walk to The Quad, Bryant Museum, Tutwiler Hall, Sorority Row, and The Strip.

Enjoy the excitement of the crowd walking to the games from the porch or courtyard with lounge area. Walk to campus, the game, the strip restaurants or shopping. No traffic.......... no worries! OR just spend some quality time with your College Student!

We are VERY FAMILY ORIENTED!! Bring the Kids, the parents, the Grandparents! Grilling in the courtyard, Relaxing & Listening to the breeze rustle through the trees while lazily watching Bama Fans as the excitement of the season rolls out! Feel at home..... :-)

OUR FALL RATES (AUGUST- DECEMBER) WILL BE DIFFERENT THAN OUR SPRING & SUMMER RATES ( JANUARY- JULY)

We have onsite management

Keywords: Short term furnished housing. Close to University of Alabama.

More Details

Owner
Jann
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Jann

This Cottage Duplex has been a labor of love to restore! Built in 1928, There is a lot of Tuscaloosa AND The University of Alabama history in each room.

From the original owners to the many students that have lived in it over the years, If walls could talk, we would be amazed I'm sure!

Jann purchased this cottage in 1978

Why Jann chose Tuscaloosa

It was in danger of being demolished AND ( no disrespect) torn up by the Students. We wanted to help preserve the integrity of this beautiful home & neighborhood and lovingly restore this adorable cottage and have folks who will appreciate and love our Little slice of BAMA Heaven too!!

What makes this cottage unique

We are VERY FAMILY ORIENTED!! Bring the Kids, the parents, the Grandparents! Grilling in the courtyard, Relaxing & Listening to the breeze rustle through the trees while lazily watching Bama Fans as the excitement of the season rolls out! Feel at home..... :-)

Amenities

Druid City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Upstairs- Bathtub/ shower combo, Downstairs- Fully tiled Walk-in Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1) Chaise Lounge, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Bama Crimson Cottage- 3 walking Blocks from Bryant Denny Stadium
average rating of 4.9772725 based on 44 reviews
5

"A warm and cozy place"

  • 5 of 5

This is a very warm feeling place and equipped with everything you need to enjoy yourself. I liked that the property is linked by a gate and courtyard so all guests in your party are all in one area. The parking was sufficient and even a water hose to wash your car as well as music accommodations. The owner and caretaker were so helpful and kind to us. The place is clean and has a nice porch for small outside events. I recommend others to stay here, you will be very comfortable.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for these kind words Leeann! It was our pleasure to host you all and we hope that you will come again soon! Sincerely, Donnie, Jann & Russell
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5

My place to call "Sweet Home Alabama"

  • 5 of 5

We (12) persons truly enjoyed our stay at Bama Crimsom Cottage. For some it was a return trip. The things they recalled are even more awesome. We are already talking up a plan to return. Kudu's to The Simpson's they are most excellent host. Both Donnie and Jann provide a true taste of what it means "Southern Hospitality" thank you both for your care. We surely have come to count you Alabama Family and Friends. (Oh yeah Russell and Dooley, great additions) see you all again.

The Kissimmee Group

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to host all of you, Mr. Davis! So nice to meet you and see the ladies again as well. Next time we may have to take them up on a bit of dinner! It smelled amazing & I heard it was outstanding! :-) We are looking forward to having you stay with us again soon! Take Care! Sincerely Donnie, Jann, Dooley & Russell
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5

Outstanding place to vacation

  • 5 of 5

I love this place very convenient decorative,everything you need. Accommodations are fabulous, great picnic area in center of property equipped with everything you need, grounds manager russel is also very nice. Homey surroundings adequate outside wrap around porches , great for large or small groups. Owners Jan and her husband are lovely 😊? very nice and accommodating my second time here and hope to be more, I most enjoyed the outside areas like A,s upstairs porch, we traveled 12 in total,would definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words! We truly enjoyed having you all stay with us and we are looking forward to having you stay with us again, anytime! Sincerely, Donnie, Jann and Russell
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5

Really cute and convenient!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location and great decor. Very spacious and clean. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Lisa! We enjoyed having you all stay with us. I know it was graduation, but if you come this way again please let us know! Sincerely Jann
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5

We loved, loved, loved the Crimson Cottage! It was the perfect location. The courtyard was our fav!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for letting us stay in your fun Cottage! The location couldn't be better. The courtyard was our favorite part. We had perfect weather our first night and were able to relax and have fun with our daughter's friends and parents! Russell was welcoming and turned some music on for us while we hung out in the courtyard! He went above and beyond and gave our daughters car a "jump" when it wouldn't start the next day! Thanks!!! The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need. The bed is comfy. The ALABAMA decor is sooo impressive!! Can't wait to return for another stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you all had a great time! That is wonderful to hear. Yes, we tease Russell all of the time and say he is our "social coordinator". He loves people and loves to help them have fun! :-) We enjoyed having you and look forward to your next stay! Roll Tide!
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5

Parent Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for our needs! We stayed in apt #4. Close to school and comfortable. Jann is friendly and helpful and available. Russell gives this place a touch of country charm! He is friendly and welcoming. We hope to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for that wonderful review Karen! We aim to please & enjoyed having you all stay with us. We look forward to your return! :-)
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Map

Bryant Denny Stadium
"ROLL TIDE!!!"
Dreamland BBQ
"FAMOUS B-B-Q. A MUST TRY WHILE IN TUSCALOOSA!"
Chucks Fish
"GREAT UPSCALE DINING!"
Mellow Mushroom
"ROCKIN' PIZZA!"
The University of Alabama
"ROLL TIDE!!!"
Rama Jama
"ONE OF THE COOLEST "BAMA" DINERS YOU'LL EVER EAT AT! 2 STEPS FROM THE STADIUM"
Bama Theatre
"GREAT LOCAL TALENT AND INDIE MOVIES IN THE RETRO BAMA THEATER. DATES BACK TO 1930!"
Waysider
"BEAR BRYANT'S FAVORITE BREAKFAST HANGOUT. YUMMY SOUTHERN STYLE BISCUITS AND GRAVY!!!!!"
Houndstooth Sports Bar
"EXPERIENCE THE ORIGINAL "HOUNDSTOOTH" LOCATED 2 BLOCKS FROM THE STADIUM ON THE "STRIP" RIGHT..."
Nearest Point of Interest
Stadium
Car: not necessary

Between the Stadium and the Railroad Tracks

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Rates & Availability

Druid City Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SUMMER starts at
May 8 2017 - Jul 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
AUG GRAD STARTS @ $275 NT
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
 
 
Fresno St starts @$1000
Sep 8 2017 - Sep 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Colorado St starts @$1000
Sep 15 2017 - Sep 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Ole Miss starts @$1600
Sep 29 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
Arkansas starts @ $1500
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Tennessee starts @$1600
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
LSU starts @$2000
Nov 3 2017 - Nov 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$1,250
 
 
Mercer starts @$1000
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
 

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