Spacious water front home , open water view, boat slip, dock w/cleaning station.
Stylish, well appointed private home on West End just a short walk to the beach.... a
beach loving fisherman's paradise!
Leave the fast-paced lifestyle behind as you cross the bridge to the peacefulness and serenity of Dauphin Island. Complete with beautiful beaches, great dining, bike/walking path, world-class fishing, water sports, marina, historical fort, art gallery, bird sanctuary and marine lab.
The warm waters of the Mobile Bay are right outside your back door & the gulf of Mexico is only a couple of blocks away when you book this well maintained, Bay front, 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home on Dauphin Island. Comfortably Sleeps 8. Located directly on the water with boat slip, dock & cleaning station w/ water & power. (Boat lift is not available for guest use.)
Both upper & lower back decks have direct access to the dock area, with a stunning open water view, and both seating & dining areas. View the glorious sunsets, dolphin watch or simply pass the time in the sun (or shade) on one of large back decks.
The upper level of the home offers a expansive open living/dining/kitchen area perfect for entertaining or gathering. A wall of windows and double French doors offers a spectacular open water view and direct access to the large upper deck and dock.
Also located on the upper level are two roomy master bedrooms suites. Each is stylishly decorated , with a king bed, ensuite bathroom, flat screen TV, large closet & positioned on separate ends of the house for added privacy.
The lower level offers 2 additional bedrooms (one queen & one full), a third bathroom and a large den with bar, flat screen TV & double french doors leading to the lower level deck. A twin sleeper sofa in the den expands the unit's sleeping capacity.
The fully equipped kitchen with spacious granite counter tops, hardwood floors, custom cabinets, and every necessary appliance, includes a breakfast bar with stools and a view while you cook. Comfortable dining area provides everything needed for a quick snack or full dinner with family and friends, or choose to eat outside on the expansive deck.
The house also has a separate laundry with full size washer/dryer.
Misc amenities include:
Outdoor charcoal grill
Free Internet service including access via wireless router
Expanded dish TV service
Wireless speaker & 3 charging ports
3 kayaks (2 single an one double) each set up for fishing & 8 PFD (6 adult, 2 child)
The beach is a short walk away, only a couple of blocks over or you can drive/bike/trolley to one of the public beaches on the island. West End & Pier Beaches have restrooms, parking and often activities for the kids & family. The Club Dauphin Beach offers access to the beach, pool, restrooms with showers and there is a restaurant/bar on site too.
Dauphin Island offers rest and relaxation, but there is plenty to keep you entertained. Everything is literally minutes away and easy to find on this small - no stoplight - friendly and family-oriented island. Visit the Sea Lab, the Audubon Bird Sanctuary, charter a fresh or saltwater fishing trip, or take a ferry ride across Mobile Bay to Gulf Shores for shopping at the outlets in Foley.
Almost the whole island is a bird sanctuary, during the Spring and Fall you can see many different birds on their migratory trips. You can ride bikes on the bike trails which cover most of the island via s a 7-mile long Bike Trail that passes only two blocks from the home. Bike/scooter rentals are a short walk from the house.
Go boating & fishing; bring your own boat and dock it at the private dock or rentals are available at the marina for boats, fishing or site seeing charters, as well as water sports. Kayak or paddle board right outside off the back dock - we have 3 kayaks for guest use & rentals will deliver more. Let the kids go crabbing at night on the beach with their flashlights - they'll love it!
The Island is loaded with history such as Ft. Gaines, the Indian Shell Mounds, Ancient Oaks, The Shell Island Light House, & Middle Bay LightHouse.
Visit the Dauphin Island, AL Chamber of Commerce website for information & events such as Mardi Gras, The Fishing Rodeo, The Sailing Regatta, Bike Week, and more special events because it is a great place to enjoy every holiday & local events.
If you want to get away, relax, and enjoy a fishing trip or beach outing please visit our home.... You will not want to leave!!
This is a non-smoking home.
Pet privileges must be approved by owner prior to reservation confirmation. Pet cleaning fee of $125.00 applies. Refundable $250.00 Pet Security Waiver applies.
Dock/Slip usage privileges must be approved by owner prior to reservation confirmation. Refundable $250.00 Dock Security Waiver applies.