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It's All About the Beach the Beach the White Sandy Beach

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Last updated: 05/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Shangri--Log. Gorgeous log home on the bay. The views during the day and night are unbelievable. The home is beautifully decorated with open beam soaring ceilings. Shangri Log's white sandy beach is private and large. One of the last natural beaches on the Bay.

This home is perfect for Families,Snow Birds or couple reunions,we even have small weddings on our beach. Each bedroom has its own private bath.
The kitchen is equipped with GE Monogram stainless appliances. It is a cooks' delight with gas cooktop/griddle/grill,wine/beverage cooler, separate ice maker ,double refrigerator.Granite counter tops and travertine floors. The floors in all bedrooms and living areas are Brazilian cherry. Each bedroom features its own bath. The master bath has a double whirlpool tub, multiple shower heads 2+person shower, and marble floors.2000 square feet of decks overlooking the bay with stainless gas grill and outdoor dining table and chairs. This home has over 4200 square feet.
The location of this home is at the point end of County Rd. 1. We are on Mobile Bay with views of Weeks Bay and Bon Secour Bay. The State Boat launch is near the property. We have a 350ft private covered pier with boat/swim platform and a fish/crab cleaning sink. The pier deck is covered at the end and is large enough to have a large party and safe enough for the kids with benches and railings. We also have a nice private sandy beach,and a double hammock on the deck overlooking the bays. This property will accommodate family reunions.

We are 10 minutes away from the world famous Grand Hotel and 15min..from downtown Fairhope. The Tanger Outlet Mall is 20 minutes away and Gulf Shores is 35 minutes away. Some of the best seafood and shopping is so close,but Shangri-Log is so quiet and peaceful. Walking/running/bike riding for those who enjoy a little exercise. Our roadway is used for several bike races throughout the year so it is perfect for these activities. Our front porch has rocking chairs to watch the sunrise. We have kids swings under the house.We enjoy sitting on the beach porch and watching all the birds(blue heron,brown pelican,owls,sea gulls,osprey,etc.)Great fishing and crabbing or bring your small boat or jet skis and dock at the end of the pier. Have you ever been floundering, our water and bay is perfect. A little tidbit: We have Jubilee's in Fairhope/Point Clear, the only other place for this phenomenon is in Japan! The artwork in Shangri-Log is from Dawn Manning Jardet (owner)a locally acclaimed artist. Owners are Licensed Real Estate Agents in the State of Alabama.

CAN YOU BELIEVE THIS SUNSET!!!!!!!!!
We have the most fabulous sunset and sunrise views.

Keywords: Large Estate Size home. Luxury amenities.Private sandy beach. Pool Table, Wii games,Fishing,Crabbing,Boating,Gulf access,Bay Front

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside of home...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Main Level next to Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Main Level...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Upper Level...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    upper level...moreless

  • Loft : 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    Upper level between 2 upper level bedrooms...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (3) 3 private bedrooms have queen beds, Double Beds (2) Antique double bed in loft area and a additional double bed in loft area, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 single beds in loft area...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Double tub and extra large shower with multiple shower heads...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    1/2 bath in main living area with toilet and sink...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Pool Table:

    9 ft....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Latest TV with sound system and access to your net flix account ...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Game Console:

    Wii game console in loft area with large tv...moreless

  • Video Games

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Private Sandy Beach, kid safe water is shallow near the beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Separate dining room and separate breakfast room each seat 6. 5 barstools for the bar area....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 Units...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Parking underneath home for 4 cars...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    2 units...moreless

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

    Very large with gas log fireplace and separate area for the pool table....moreless

  • Parking:

    Additional from under house for 3 more cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    We have the state boat launch about 2000 ft from our property for extra parking if you are having additional day guest or a party....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All cooking utensils and dish/cookware...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    GE Profile very quite...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Chef's kitchen with 4 burner gas cooktop. Grill and Gridle. 2 ovens, one is the new advantium oven. Wine cooler, separate ice maker, large commercial size refrigerator, super quiet dishwasher....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Advantium Microwave and oven combination....moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Commercial size ...moreless

  • Stove:

    4 burner gas cooktop with separate grill and griddle....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck connected to house and separate deck at beach area. Covered deck at the end of the pier....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial Week
May 23 - May 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,550
Peak Summer
May 31 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,495
July 4th Weeks
Jun 27 - Jul 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,550
Late summer
Jul 12 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,495
Labor day Week
Sep 5 - Sep 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,550
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$365

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $185
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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Location

  • The Hangout

    "This is where I spent my summers growing up. It is a short drive to Gulf Shores,AL. This is ..."

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  • Fort Morgan

  • Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

  • Lulu's at Homeport Marina

    "This is Jimmy Buffet's sister Lulu.. Neat Place"

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  • Bon Secour Bay

  • Grand Hotel Marriott

    "World Famous Grand Hotel by Marriot. Established 1894 is a true gem of the south,host presid..."

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  • Fairhope Municipal Pier

    "Quaint downtown Fairhope with shops and resturants. Take a day to walk through town and enjo..."

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  • Tanger Outlet Center

    "Tanger Outlet Mall with over 100 stores. 20 minutes away"

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  • Market by the Bay Takeout

    "Great informal place with some of the be seafood around. Locals love it."

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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Pensacola International
15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Pub/Fairhope,Al
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fairhope
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 98
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Gulf Shores,AL

The county paved road ends 500-1000 feet past this property. Walking and bike riding are a favorite past-time in this area. OH! You can crab off the end of the pier!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Dawn and I always dreamed of having a place on the bay. We bought this place and thought, what can we name it. Shangri-La(Shangri-Log) is a mystical place that words can't describe. The views of 3 different bays and breezes from the bay and gulf are unbelievable. Our white sandy beach and location at the point of the bays make this place special. The location is so close to quaint downtown Fairhope with shops and restaurants and Gulf Shores with all the tourist things to do.

Why the Owner Chose Fairhope:
This location is at the point of 3 bays. Our home is the last home and we can watch the boats coming in and out of Big Mouth. Big Mouth is the name locals call the location where 2 of the bays meet.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
When you walk into Shangri-Log you will notice all the quality workmanship of this beautiful log home(cabinet maker built this home). The chefs kitchen with GE Monogram appliance, gorgeous Brazilian cherry,travertine and Italian marble floors,the latest TV surround sound system. The Master suite and bath has a double whirlpool tub and 2+ person shower with multiple shower heads. We have a 9' regulation pool table.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • living room with 9' pool table

    living room with 9' pool table

  • great sandy 
beach. bay is great for flounder fishing too!

    great sandy beach. bay is great for flounder fishing too!

  • Fireplace and latest digital tv and surround sound system

    Fireplace and latest digital tv and surround sound system

  • Relaxing master bedroom with king size bed

    Relaxing master bedroom with king size bed

  • Nice sandy beach to play on (memories)

    Nice sandy beach to play on (memories)

  • Cool play area under the house for the baby and kids swings and sand.

    Cool play area under the house for the baby and kids swings and sand.

  • cook center w/gas cooktop/grill/griddle/ double ovens. Boil the crabs an gumbo!

    cook center w/gas cooktop/grill/griddle/ double ovens. Boil the crabs an gumbo!

  • Queen bedroom next to master. 2 other queen bedrooms up all with inroom/baths

    Queen bedroom next to master. 2 other queen bedrooms up all with inroom/baths

  • Our white sandy beach

    Our white sandy beach

  • covered deck at the end of the pier.

    covered deck at the end of the pier.

  • surround bay views from very large deck with lounge chairs dining table an swing

    surround bay views from very large deck with lounge chairs dining table an swing

  • bay views all around

    bay views all around

  • loft area with double bed/2 singles. large tv with wii games

    loft area with double bed/2 singles. large tv with wii games

  • fish/crab cleaning station/ end of the pier. swim platform/ with steps too.

    fish/crab cleaning station/ end of the pier. swim platform/ with steps too.

  • Bring the boat and jet skis . 6' high tide in the summer.

    Bring the boat and jet skis . 6' high tide in the summer.

  • Large frig/freezer. separate ice maker wine/beverage cooler

    Large frig/freezer. separate ice maker wine/beverage cooler

  • Make your memories

    Make your memories

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    4.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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