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Fisherman and Golf Paradise on Exclusive Ono Island

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Last updated: 02/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7-8 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ono Island house description

Very relaxing waterfront home located on the south side - Gulf side of Ono Island. I offer a private dock minutes to the Gulf of Mexico, so you can dock/pier your boat or personal watercraft. The beaches are very beautiful sugar white. Fishing and crabbing are excellent from the dock and you may see a dolphin swim by.

What does actor Tom Selleck and music superstars Jimmy Buffet, Reba McIntyre and William Lee Golden of the Oakridge Boys have in common? They were all once residents of one of the most exclusive island resorts on the Gulf of Mexico...Ono Island. This is your opportunity to enjoy a piece of paradise on one of the few gated and guarded islands on the gulf coast.

My Home is located on the south side of the island on Ole River minutes away from the white sugar sands of Orange Beach, Alabama on the Gulf Mexico. Whether you want to rent for the week for a family reunion, or a business retreat with your top client, Fisher’s Folly is truly an island paradise, with it's spacious living on 2 levels, perfect for total entertainment, including a 100 foot pier which can accommodate boats with up to 4 foot drafts and plenty of great fishing or crabbing off the side of the pier, plus your are only 5 minutes away from some of the worlds best deep sea fishing. If golfing is your thing we have over 20 first class golf resorts a short drive.

Sun, fun, beaching, golfing and fishing paradise, what more could you ask for?
This 3 bedroom, 2 bath house, sleeps 8. It was recently emodeled with natural cherry cabinets, bamboo floors, granite countertops, all stainless appliances, convection oven, leather furniture, geothermal HVAC, 1 king/2 queen Tempur-pedic & 2 bunk beds, large wrap around deck and pier for drafts up to 4 feet. Located 5 minutes from Gulf by car or boat.

Keywords: Beach House, boat pier, private island, golf, dogs welcome, PLEASE Note my yard is natural so therefore it does not have a grassed yard for pets.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

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

    You must be at least 25 years or older to rent this property....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Has spiral stairs...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Sorry house built in 1974. Does not have an elevator. Has spiral stairs....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    downstairs master beadroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    Upstairs master bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    upstairs bedroom has 1 queen and 2 singles beds...moreless

  • King size beds (1) My home has one King sized tempurPedic bed upstairs in the master bedroom. :please note this bedroom shares a hollywood bath with the 3rd bedroom., Queen size Beds (2) My home has one Queen sized tempurPedic bed downstairs and one Queen sized tempurPedic bed upstairs., Bunk Beds (1) The 3rd bedroom has one of the queen sized tempurPedic beds and the 2 bunk beds in the same room....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    downstairs master bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs hollywood bath shared by upstair baths...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    In the main living room I have an entertaiment system which included TV, DVR, surround sound system. The Bunk room has a smaller TV with Cable TV and DVR....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    2 televisions.....1 television in den, 1 in upstairs bedroom...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • 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
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    This property is located on Ole River which parallels the Gulf of Mexico. The beaches 5 minutes away are white as sugar, with gorgeous deep blue/ green ocean water. ...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Home located about 7 miles from downtown Orange Beach, 15 miles from Gulf Shores and 30 miles from Pensacola....moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront:

    The Gulf beaches are about 3 miles away. Exit at guard house drive across the road and the beautiful white beaches begin....moreless

  • Resort:

    My Home is in Orange Beach on the private Ono Island. Between Gulf Shores, AL and Pensacola, FL. the beaches are as white as sugar....moreless

  • Water View:

    Home sit on Ole River which is Peridido Bay. Dock is minutes from Alabama Point which is the entrance to the Gulf of Mexico. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    My Home sits on the Ole River, which is minutes from the Gulf at Alabama Point Bridge....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    This a green house with one on the gulf on Geothermal HVAC systems. ...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    My home includes Broadband Internet service at no charge....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Downstairs on first floor...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    My home has covered parking under the house. there is room for 4 cars....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Have membership at Ono North Club House. Includes indoor outdoor Olympic summing pool, weight room with tread mills and ecliptic trainers and tennis courts....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    This a green house with one on the gulf on Geothermal HVAC systems...moreless

  • Internet:

    My home includes Broadband Internet service at no charge....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Towels are provided by my rental management company....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking outside for several additional cars and boat...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Yes, has parking area for Boat/Trailer...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided by my rental management company....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Downstairs on first floor...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    My home includes Broadband Internet service at no-charge....moreless

Kitchen

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Totally remodeled with granite counter tops all stainless steel appliances, natural cherry cabinets ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless steel build in microwave over Range...moreless

  • Oven:

    Stainless steel Electric oven with convection option...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Bring you bicycles. Great place to ride bicycles, the island has over 15 miles of dedicated bike paths. ...moreless

  • Boat:

    I do not have a boat for guest use. However, you can rent a boat from one of the many rental firms. Or you can jump on one of the many deep-sea charter boats for some great snapper fishing....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Has a decks which wraps around half the home. Screened porch, large patio....moreless

  • Golf:

    Over 20 courses in the area...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    I do not have a canoe or kayak, but you can bring you own or rent one from one of the many boat rental firms in the area....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The is a green house so the yard is natural with NO grass....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Yes...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Yes, Ono North Club has 8 very nice seldom used tennis courts. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    My Guest have access to the Ono Islands Club, which has an indoor - outdoor Swimming pool, is a private club for Island resident only. The club has a clubhouse, basketball and tennis court...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Value
Feb 1 - Apr 25, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,150
early summer
May 2 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,700
Summer Holiday
Jun 28 - Jul 5, 2015
8 night min stay

$3,300
Late Summer
Jul 6 - Aug 16, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,300
Fall
Aug 17 - Oct 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,150
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $200 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 11%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 02/17/2015
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Location

29.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Pensacola, FL
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
FloraBama http://florabama.com/
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
There are over 20 golf courses in the area
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 182
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cosm's, Gulf Shores Steamer in Orange Beach,
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Orange Beach / Gulf Shores

Car: Necessary

My house is located on Ono Island which is private island which is a gated island with 24x7x365 guarded access. Fishers Folly is Ono Blvd about 1 mile east of the Ono bridge, the address is 29174 Ono Blvd.

Most of the homes on the island are multi-million homes with resident occupying their homes year round at around 75%.

• My guests now have access to the Ono Islands Club. The Ono Islands Club is limited to only 500 members, the club has a clubhouse, an outdoor Olympic pool and an indoor swimming pool, state of art fitness center , basketball court and 8 tennis courts.

• Fisher’s Folly has wireless broadband internet access.

• The dock at Fisher’s Folly will accommodate boats with a draft up of approximately 4 feet.

• The dock is on Old River, which is approximately 5 minutes to Gulf of Mexico.

• This island has a paved walking/ jogging trail, which runs parallel to most of the roadways. The roadways cover well over 15+ miles on the island.

• I do allow pups with a $200 non-refundable pet deposit

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1976

About the owner: White male high tech professional who lives in Houston, but grow up in Orange Beach

Why the Owner Chose Ono Island:
My parents bought the land back in the late 1960's when ONO Island was a deserted island. Fisher’s Folly was one of the first of the five homes build on the island in 1976. Boy have things changed, back then you had to buy your groceries 45 minutes away, drive 30 minutes for diner. Ono Island was, as it is today, a little piece of paradise. Today as back then Ono Island, is a private island, only today, the island has private access, with 24 hour security guards.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Exclusive Fisherman’s & Golfer’s paradise with pier. Very nice, totally remodeled. Sun, fun, beaching, golfing and fishing paradise, what more could you ask for? Fisher’s Folly is located on the exclusive private ONO Island with 24 hour guard access, on the water, private pier, beach, and decks. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath house, sleeps 8. It was recently gutted/remodeled with natural cherry cabinets, bamboo floors, granite countertops, stainless appliances, convection oven, leather furniture, geothermal HVAC, 1 king/2 queen Tempur-pedic & 2 bunk beds, large wrap around deck and pier for drafts up to 4 feet. Located 5 minutes from Gulf by car or boat.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • view from pier

    view from pier

  • view from pier

    view from pier

  • Front of the house facing the Gulf of Mexico

    Front of the house facing the Gulf of Mexico

  • living area

    living area

  • View of Screened in Patio

    View of Screened in Patio

  • DownStairs bedroom with door to deck

    DownStairs bedroom with door to deck

  • Olympic  outdoor pool

    Olympic outdoor pool

  • One of 8 tennis courts

    One of 8 tennis courts

  • Indoor Treadmills

    Indoor Treadmills

  • weight room

    weight room

  • Public beach across from Ono Island

    Public beach across from Ono Island

  • View from pier

    View from pier

  • Veiw of Front of House

    Veiw of Front of House

  • View from entry

    View from entry

  • natural cherry kitchen

    natural cherry kitchen

  • Master bedroom with sitting room

    Master bedroom with sitting room

  • bedroom with queen and 2 bunks

    bedroom with queen and 2 bunks

  • Indoor Pool

    Indoor Pool

  • Basketball court

    Basketball court

  • weight room

    weight room

  • covered patio

    covered patio

  • Public Beach across from Ono Island.

    Public Beach across from Ono Island.

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    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    6
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/17/2015
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