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Set 'Great Expectations' in This Beautiful Gulf Front Home

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Last updated: 08/18/2014
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Dune Allen Beach house description

****WEEKLY ONLY Sunday-Sunday***

Five bedroom, 5 1/2 bath, sleeps 16 - 3 kings, 3 queens, 4 Twin bunks. Gulf front home on the vacation market for large fun-filled gatherings. This house is perfectly located on Hwy 30-A near Gulf Place shops, dining, golf, tennis and more.

This home features three gulf front bedrooms, spacious family room with large 52' screen TV, DVD, Dolby Digital audio/video surround sound stereo system, all stainless steel appliances including 2 refrigerators and a separate ice maker, covered porches and grilling areas featuring natural gas or charcoal. TV's in all bedrooms. There are stone and wood floors throughout and lots of original art and custom linens. Great for off-season getaways featuring a , 15' x 30' pool that can be heated for an additional charge per week, gas fireplaces in the den and master bedroom, Private walkway that leads to the beach. High Speed internet service provided at no charge.
We have just renovated (2012) the master bath and west gulf front bathroom with stone and glass tile showers and a stone and glass tile tub surround in the master bath.

Weekly only preferred March thru October (nightly considered - handled on individual basis with owner approval). Become a fan on FACEBOOK!

Keywords: House, gulf front home, private pool, gulf front, home, Dune allen beach

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Suitability

      • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
      • Children Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed

      Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

      Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

      Entertainment

      • Books
      • Books For Kids
      • CD Player
      • DVD Player
      • Satellite / Cable
      • Stereo
      • Television

      Attractions

      • Bay/Sound
      • Cinemas
      • Health/Beauty Spa
      • Marina
      • Restaurants

      Local Services & Businesses

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

      Leisure Activities

      • Antiquing
      • Beachcombing
      • Bird Watching
      • Outlet Shopping
      • Paddle Boating
      • Scenic Drives
      • Shopping
      • Sight Seeing
      • Walking

      Location Type

      • Beach
      • Beachfront
      • Waterfront

      Sports & Adventure Activities

      • Cycling
      • Deepsea Fishing
      • Fishing
      • Golf
      • Hiking
      • Jet Skiing
      • Paragliding
      • Pier Fishing
      • Roller Blading
      • Sailing
      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
      • Snorkeling
      • Sound/Bay Fishing
      • Surf Fishing
      • Surfing
      • Swimming
      • Tennis
      • Wind-Surfing

      Arrival Day

          • Sunday

          Dining

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
              • Private Pool
               

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              Summer ....... $8900/week
              Spring/Fall .. $5800/week
              Winter ....... $3400/week
              Spring Break...$6500/week
              

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              Location

              25 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Panama City

              Great Expectations is located on the Gulf of Mexico along the scenic Hwy 30-A where there are some of the world's most pristine beaches. There are many state parks and dune lakes nearby to explore during the day.

              Numerous art galleries, quality shops, and excellent restaurants abound. Come explore all the unique architecture that numerous beach communities offer or enjoy some of the local festivals or events throughout the year. There

              are so many different activities for all ages!

              Across the street from Great Expectations are bike paths, shopping areas and restaurants. Less than a mile from our home is a golf course. Some of our guests have said they didn't get back in their car the whole week!

              Golf: There are many golf facilities nearby...some as close as 1/2 mile and others within driving distance

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: Wayne and Mary and Mary's brother, Bill, bought Great Expectations in 2001 and in about 3 months we redid the interior and added 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Lots of demolition work! Wayne and Mary live in an artsy little town in Alabama and Bill lives in California. We all love to vacation together at Great Expectations in the off-season....but Bill always says that 'Mr. Project' (Wayne) keeps us busy the whole time working on the house! We do find time to have a little bit of fun.

              Why the Owner Chose Dune Allen Beach:
              We have been coming to this area since 1981 and have seen lots of changes. We bought this house with the intentions of making changes and adding a pool. We love to do projects and thought this would be a lot of fun, but it was a ton of work!

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              We love having a pool at Great Expectations. We have spent some Christmas vacations there and have been swimming in the heated pool while it was about 35 degrees outside. Lots of fun, but extremely cold when getting out! We also love having Smiling Fish restaurant and Miss Lucille's Gossip Parlor across the street. We love going out bike riding on the bike path also!


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Great Expectations

                Great Expectations

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Living room

                Living room

              • Great Room

                Great Room

              • Master Bath

                Master Bath

              • Southeast gulf front bedroom

                Southeast gulf front bedroom

              • West gulf front bedroom with king bed

                West gulf front bedroom with king bed

              • Second master bath sink area

                Second master bath sink area

              • Bunk room

                Bunk room

              • Pool

                Pool

              • Nightscaping at the pool area

                Nightscaping at the pool area

              • view of the gulf from the balcony

                view of the gulf from the balcony

              • Aerial

                Aerial

              • Dining room

                Dining room

              • another view of the great room

                another view of the great room

              • Master bedroom-gulf front

                Master bedroom-gulf front

              • Master shower and tub

                Master shower and tub

              • East gulf front bedroom with new art

                East gulf front bedroom with new art

              • Second master shower

                Second master shower

              • Bedroom with Bunks

                Bedroom with Bunks

              • Queen Bedroom

                Queen Bedroom

              • Porch

                Porch

              • enjoy a sunset overlooking the gulf from the balcony

                enjoy a sunset overlooking the gulf from the balcony

              • enjoy watching the surf from these comfortable outdoor chairs

                enjoy watching the surf from these comfortable outdoor chairs

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              5 Bedroom / 5.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 16

              View calendar: Updated 08/18/14
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              (251)928-1496 (Alabama, USA)

              Speaks: english
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              5 BR  5.5 BA  Sleeps 16

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