Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Best Ocean Front Location! Awesome Views! up to $200.00 Discounts!

You sent a message to this owner.

Beautiful Low-density Complex on East Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores

Calendar

Last updated: 07/28/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Royal Palms 1008, is a West End Unit with some of the most spectacular views and sunsets on the beach... from every room! It is uniquely located... Next to Gulf State Park, a pristine, undeveloped three mile beach with public fishing pier. Truly a tranquil setting, yet convenient to the action in Gulf Shores-Orange Beach.

This lovely, deluxe condo has been furnished with everything you need for the best beach vacation ever. There is a king-size master bedroom with private bath, a queen-size second bedroom and a queen-size sleeper sofa in the large great room. The kitchen is fully-equipped for serious cooking... or not!

Enjoy the heated indoor/outdoor pool with whirlpool hot tub and deck or just step out of the back of the complex onto your private beach and a few short steps later you will be wiggling your toes in the emerald blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico! You won't want to leave and you will definitely want to come back again and again!

Weekly rentals already offer discounted rates. When booking a Saturday to Saturday additional discounts may apply. We currently have a NOVEMBER 5th Night FREE or Additional 100.00 off weekly stay when booking from Saturday to Saturday. Thanksgiving week is excluded from this special rate.

Keywords: Condominium, Oceanfront, Waterfront, Beachfront, Ocean Front, Water Front, Beach Front, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Condo, VRBO Gulf Shores AL,Gulf Coast condo rentals,

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 10
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 to lease....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    On Balcony ONLY...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Three Cable TVs, Three VCRs, Stereo/DVD/CD Player, Phone/Answering Machine, Fully-Equipped Kitchen, Crock Pot, Electric Skillet, Blender, Mixer, Toaster, Coffee Maker, Refrigerator w/Icemaker, Cooking Utensils for Serious Cooks, Plush Linens provided, Steam Room, Private Beach w/Chair, Lounge & Umbrella Rentals, Bike Storage...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Beach toys for our little guest. ...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    WOW!!! The most AMAZING Sunsets you will ever see. Views of the white sandy beach and the beautiful ocean from every room! ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    No long walks to the Beach. Just step off the parking deck and put your feet into the warm sand!...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In Unit Dryer...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Please bring Beach Towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    In Unit Washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    This Balcony has BREATHTAKING VIEWS of the beach, ocean and sunsets....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Glassed Heated Indoor Pool with a View Outdoor Pool with a View...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Glassed Heated by the Pool with a View...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 68 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 31 - Aug 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$235
$1,596
Late Summer/Early Fall
Aug 8 - Oct 16, 2015
3 night min stay
$185
$1,155
Fall
Oct 17 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
$975
winter
Nov 1 - Feb 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$125
$850 $1,600
Spring/Early Summer
Mar 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$200
$1,275
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Departure Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Parking per vehicle $20
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

1. Monthly Rentals - balance due 30 days prior to arrival. 2. A limit of 2 Parking Passes are available per unit @ 20.00 per vehicle during your entire stay. Please reserve Parking Passes during the booking process. 3. Quoted Rates may vary for Holidays and Special Events. Hangout Festival 4 night minimum stay 250.00 and 40.00 per vehicle parking fee. 4. Weekly Rentals Preferred for June and July.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


Please wait... Book with confidence

Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 07/28/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

1 Miles
Nearest Airport
Jack Edwards
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Aprox
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gulf Shores Golf Club
Royal Palms
Nearest Beach
Front Door

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: Hi, Mike and Tammy Nelson here. We are the owners of Royal Palms 1008. We live in this beautiful paradise on the Gulf Coast and absolutely LOVE it! Due to the fact that we live close by, we are here when you need us. Our goal is to make sure that your experience is a wonderful one while staying at our condo. Thanks for visiting our site! Mike and Tammy Nelson

Why the Owner Chose Royal Palms:
After looking at at least 50 other condos including some in Florida, we loved this location above all of them for many reasons. The friendly community, tons of things to do, and convenient location was part of the reasons. The State Park adjoining the property was a Huge Plus. The fact that this BREATH TAKING VIEW will never be obstructed sealed the deal!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The condo is a 10th floor, west end unit that sits directly on the beach and has Incredible Ocean Views! Most likely while sitting on the balcony you will see the Dolphin playing, beautiful ships and boats passing buy, parasailing activities, blimps floating in the air and AWESOME SUNSETS. There are many restaurants and activities located very close and several are within walking distance. There is a new place called the Hang Out that has great food and tons of fun. It is just a short walk down the beach. Other restaurants within walking distance are Pink Pony Pub, Hooters, Sea n Suds, and Gulf Island Grill. The State Park adjoins the condo on the East, which makes for a more private setting and all you see are beautiful sandy beaches and emerald green water. We take pride in keeping the condo very clean, well equipped and decorated with a fun and pleasing atmosphere. There is also high speed Internet for your convenience. Located on the ground floor is a glassed indoor pool and hot tub, which look directly out to the ocean and beach. Just outside is the outdoor pool with a great view as well. There is a beach chair rental service available for Royal Palms Guest. I also have 2 folding beach chairs in the condo for you to use. One of my favorite things about the condo is when you walk off the parking deck you walk on to a short boardwalk to the beach. In just a few steps your feet are in the sand.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 1
 

Photos

  • Beautiful Low-density Complex on East Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores

    Beautiful Low-density Complex on East Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores

  • Roomy and Fun Living Area, Decorated to a "T" with Queen Size Sofa Sleeper

    Roomy and Fun Living Area, Decorated to a "T" with Queen Size Sofa Sleeper

  • A Fully-Equipped Kitchen for the Serious Cook.........or not!

    A Fully-Equipped Kitchen for the Serious Cook.........or not!

  • Master Bedroom with Walk-in Closet, Awesome View of Beach and TV / VCR

    Master Bedroom with Walk-in Closet, Awesome View of Beach and TV / VCR

  • Guest Bedroom with Queen Bed, TV/VCR, Large Closet and View of the Beach

    Guest Bedroom with Queen Bed, TV/VCR, Large Closet and View of the Beach

  • Sauna

    Sauna

  • Heated Indoor/Outdoor Pool and Large Spa. Sauna, Steam Room, Fitness Room.

    Heated Indoor/Outdoor Pool and Large Spa. Sauna, Steam Room, Fitness Room.

  • Fishing and Activities at the Pier

    Fishing and Activities at the Pier

  • Seagulls just before dusk in front the condo. A beautiful day at the Beach!

    Seagulls just before dusk in front the condo. A beautiful day at the Beach!

  • The latest photos taken standing on the balcony. WOW!

    The latest photos taken standing on the balcony. WOW!

  • Awesome Views and Incredible Sunsets from Balcony and Every Room!

    Awesome Views and Incredible Sunsets from Balcony and Every Room!

  • Cable TV/DVD/VCR/Stereo CD Player, CD's/Videos/Games.  Family Dining.

    Cable TV/DVD/VCR/Stereo CD Player, CD's/Videos/Games. Family Dining.

  • An Alcove Nest with Desk

    An Alcove Nest with Desk

  • Fun Art in Master Bedroom

    Fun Art in Master Bedroom

  • Powder Room in Master Bath

    Powder Room in Master Bath

  • Hot Tub and Indoor Pool with a View

    Hot Tub and Indoor Pool with a View

  • Boardwalk with Showers

    Boardwalk with Showers

  • Gulf State Park Pier which you can view from the balcony

    Gulf State Park Pier which you can view from the balcony

  • View of State Pier and Wildlife from the Beach in front of our Condo

    View of State Pier and Wildlife from the Beach in front of our Condo

  • The Memories That You Take With You, WIll Definitely Bring You Back!!!

    The Memories That You Take With You, WIll Definitely Bring You Back!!!

  • The latest photos standing on the balcony. WOW!

    The latest photos standing on the balcony. WOW!

VRBO #22574

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Saturday, August 01, 2015

Minimum stay: 1-3 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Book It

Detailed Price

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Condo
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2015
Email owner

(205) 999-1899 (Alabama, USA)

Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

Share this property via Email

BEST Ocean Front Location! Awesome Views! Up to $200.00 Discounts!

Gulf Shores #22574

2 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.