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Bright and Beachy...Surf Sounds...Pelican Fly-by's

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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

We love the floor plan of our condominium because when you are in one room you are unaware of people in the other rooms. It's very spacious and feels bigger than it really is. Large closets in each bedroom and storage in the laundry area provide a place to store everything. The balcony is such a bonus. It's as big as two rooms. Many of our guests like to sleep out there! It's safe for toddlers and protected from most bad weather. It is accessed from the living room and master bedroom. In the winter we like to watch the sun rise without getting out of bed!

We think the new pavers around our outdoor pool are a work of art. There are seven circles in the pattern. Can you find them? We like to eat dinner by the light of our balcony palm tree and watch the lights from shrimp boats. We're on the ninth floor and have a great view of beach, pool activities, and wildlife. The heated indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, and exercise room are especially nice during the cooler months when the beach or outdoor pool may be too cool. Exercise equipment and tennis court are new.

It's nice to be able to walk to the nearby amusement park, nearby restaurants, and live music. Most young adults want to check out the infamous Flora-Bama Lounge. It's just down the road at the Florida border. Our favorite restaurants are within a 15 minute drive. Free local newspapers, booklets, and the Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Center will keep you aware of events you will not want to miss...or just sit on the beach or balcony and watch the world go by.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 9
  • 1260 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : two elevators, two stairways

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    MUST BE SMOKE FREE...ALLERGIES!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Two elevators, wide walkways. Nice floor plan. Wheelchair would have to be lifted over sliding door tracks....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Memory Foam. Access to balcony, Gulf view from bed!, Queen size Beds (1) Memory Foam.Plenty of space for a Pack & Play in this room., Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-Play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sized hide-a-bed in living room...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor 'sports court' has basket shooting area, shuffle-board, and tennis-badminton areas. Booster chair for toddlers is stored above washer and dryer. Pack and Play for baby or toddler is stored in bedroom closet....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    in entertainment center in living room...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    in living room and all bedrooms...moreless

  • Stereo:

    in living room...moreless

  • Television:

    High definition flat-screen TV and DVD players in living room and all bedrooms....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    VHS and DVD...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Umbrella and two lounge sets are for rent during the warm seasons....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Sugar white sands, ever-changing view....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Our Coastal Green Air system shuts off air conditioning if doors are left open....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full sized...moreless

  • Elevator:

    two elevators, two stairways...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Next to indoor pool. Sauna also available and hot tub also available. ...moreless

  • Heating:

    heat pump...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    has view of Gulf, as does master bedroom...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Two places per booking...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Hardline phone gives location in 911 emergencies. No long-distance service...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full sized...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Bring your laptops!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    2...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    George Forman grill,two toasters, blender,2coffee maker. We even have a turkey roasting pan!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen

Outside

  • Balcony:

    24 by 12 foot, very private balcony on 9th floor overlooks pool and beach and can seat 8...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Men and women's restrooms included....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    baby pool and outdoor pool indoor pool and hot tub sauna...moreless

  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna:

    near indoor pool...moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    In building with sauna, fitness equipment, and heated indoor pool...moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
May 9 - Jun 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
$1,500
Summer
Jun 20 - Jul 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$310
$1,860
August
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
$1,500
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
$1,350
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$200
$1,200
Winter
Nov 28 - Mar 11, 2016
3 night min stay
$110
$660

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • parking pass $25 + tax
  • cleaning $125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

This is a NO SMOKING unit.

Our condo association does not allow renters to bring pets.

We honor teachers, military personnel, police, and firefighters with a 10% discount.

We also give return renters a 10% discount.

We have a service manager on the property to allow for convenient check in and out and to provide assistance and information.

Contact the owners for confirmation of rates and dates.

A deposit of $400 will secure your reservation and be deducted from your total at check in. We accept Master Card and Visa.

Parking passes cost $20 each with a limit of two.

11% lodging tax will be charged on the total of your rental fee, $125 cleaning fee, and your parking pass(es)


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Location

Car: Necessary

Animal lovers, we have two nearby attractions that bring visitors from all over the world. Animal Planet features our very own Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo in a 13 week series. Be sure to visit 'The Little Zoo That Could'. It's about 6 miles from our condominium. Ft. Morgan, about 45 minutes east is famous world-wide as a birding area. Cross Mobile Bay on the ferry to Dauphin Island for more birding and a visit to The Estuarium. Make sure you leave time to explore Civil War Ft.Morgan and its museum.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We are 'space people'. Stan worked with Dr. Wernher von Braun and the German Rocket Team. We entertained Skylab astronauts in our home.

Why the Owner Chose Windward Pointe:
We used to take our children on a yearly beach trip to Florida before we disovered the Alabama Coast. Orange Beach is the perfect vacation place for the three generations of our family. Many of our renters come back yearly and consider our condo their vacation home!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Our condo is very 'age friendly'. The elderly or handicapped can see an ever-changing panarama from our 12'x24' balcony. Toddlers or crawlers are safe because of the close spacing of the railings. There are lots of near-by attractions for children and teens and a very active music scene. It's and easy drive to attractions is Pensacola and Mobile. Snowbirds sometimes take trips to New Orleans. It's really convenient having our Service Manager right at the entrance to to property.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • balcony view

    balcony view

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • living room

    living room

  • king bedroom

    king bedroom

  • twin bedroom

    twin bedroom

  • balcony view

    balcony view

  • fitness center
restrooms and sauna nearby
basketball, tennis, and shuffleboard

    fitness center restrooms and sauna nearby basketball, tennis, and shuffleboard

  • sunrise

    sunrise

  • one on one 
at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

    one on one at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

  • the ferris wheel by The Rave Theater at the Wharf

    the ferris wheel by The Rave Theater at the Wharf

  • fish Perdido Pass with a friend

    fish Perdido Pass with a friend

  • Windward Pointe viewed from the beach
903 is to the left of closed shutters

    Windward Pointe viewed from the beach 903 is to the left of closed shutters

  • entrance to Windward Pointe

    entrance to Windward Pointe

  • dining room

    dining room

  • entertainment center

    entertainment center

  • queen bedroom

    queen bedroom

  • hall bathroom

    hall bathroom

  • indoor pool and hot tub

    indoor pool and hot tub

  • What a way to start the day!

    What a way to start the day!

  • jumping for joy

    jumping for joy

  • Civil War cannon at historic 
Fort Morgan.

    Civil War cannon at historic Fort Morgan.

  • Cobalt's delicious seafood pizza

    Cobalt's delicious seafood pizza

  • Sailaway Charters' Capt. Skip gives kids a hands-on Oyster,Crab, + Shrimp tour

    Sailaway Charters' Capt. Skip gives kids a hands-on Oyster,Crab, + Shrimp tour

  • cool blue of evening

    cool blue of evening

VRBO #121448

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Date last modified - Sunday, May 17, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Condo
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/15/2015
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