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The Comforts of Home & So Private ! See for Yourself !!

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Homes, Single Family house description

This is not your typical beachfront rental. . . Sam's Place was originally built to be a beach home: it has the comfort you're looking for during your precious vacation time. Comfort right on the sand!

Four spacious bedrooms, hardwood floors in foyer and dining room for 10, plenty of 'elbow' room, and tastefully decorated, almost 3000 sq ft. Far from the busy beaches of Gulf Shores, this spot is an ideal location for the family that wants a bit more seclusion and the opportunity to enjoy each other.Two empty lots directly to the east of Sam's Place and four empty lots next to our neighbors to the west! Our home offers beautiful sunsets -- especially from the sunroom with a table for coffee or drinks. Windows all throughout the house will not let you miss the gorgeous scenery of the waves hitting the sand, dolphins surfacing, and gulls flying over the waters to scoop up the tasty seafood this gulf has to offer. Strolls can be taken on the beach or on the paved serene road in front of the house. We think you'll like it -- we know we do! Call with all your questions - we'd like the chance to get to know you a little bit ourselves. Families only, and you must be over 28 years old please.

We only book weekly rentals from Saturday to Saturday.

See the rate schedule below for weekly rates. We also add a $650 Refundable security deposit which we send you a refund, provided no house rules or house contents are broken.

I hope you will enjoy our beach house as much as we do. We go and stay at the house as often as we can, so you can be certain that we are making it just as comfortable for our guests as it or ourselves.

The house is 2850 sq. ft., each bedroom is quite large as well as the common living areas.

Sun-Room: We have made the sunroom into a multi-purpose room that has 6 floor to ceiling windows in the circular room with a table & 6 chairs (more can be added) to be used for: meals, coffee, game room, or just enjoy the captivating views from each seat.

Living Room : features vaulted ceilings with a wall of tinted windows almost 20 feet high, so you can view the awesome sunrises & sunsets and everything in between! Plus a 60' TV that has internet access and easy access to Netflix (your Netflix account of course) and we provide HBO, Showtime and Cinemax.

Kitchen : Is very Large and ample storage cabinets & draws (all wood). It is equipped with everything you would need for a week at the beach, including two refrigerators (so you can make just one trip to the grocery store) and an ice maker. We provide all the cookware, silverware , utensils, dining sets, small appliances, full pantry space, & all the large kitchen appliances. The Jenn-Air stove is located in the center island with sufficient prep-area for cooking. Also, located in the kitchen is a 6 seated 'Counter height' Dinning Table, just where almost everyone likes to gather when meals are being prepared ~ in the kitchen!

Dinning Room : the Dinning room has a table that will seat 10 easy and is open to the rest of the living area, so you also have that beautiful view of the white soft sandy beach, blue/green gulf where the dolphins play in the early morning and those terrific Stary Nights!

2 Master Bedrooms: Two large bedrooms, each have king beds & French doors that open to the deck (1st level and 2nd level). Both face the beach; have Televisions with Cable; extra large closet space and a sitting area. You can fall asleep and awake to the sounds of the gulf shore just below. The upstairs master has its own bath with a large separate Shower and a two person tub.

Kids' Room: is brightly painted with pictures, and rugs of colorful fish & boats. The kids room has a queen bed & Twin bunk beds. The kids room is located on the 1st level so that it is near the adults & the stairs won't be a constant concern.

4th Bedroom : Is large enough for 2 comfortable Queen Beds and is located on the 2nd level and overlooks the living room below. From the 2nd level you can also see right across and out the large windows on the beach side of the living room, so every possible spot in the house has the best views of the beach & gulf.

That totals sleeping for: 12 Comfortably plus we have a sofa sleeper in the living room with comfortable mattress in the sofa bed.

Sam's Place Beach House
Sleeps 12 - 14
approx. 3000 sq. ft. Living
Over 700 sq. ft. of Private decks with Lounge chairs for sunning, & comfortable cushioned chairs and a sofa for hanging out on the deck after a hard day of relaxing on the beach. The lounge chairs have comfy cushions (stored on a shelf in one of the downstairs master bedroom closets).
There is a hand held shower head on the steps leading up to the deck so you can clean off wet sand & some salt water before you walk up to the house.

Plus an outdoor shower under the house with hot and cold water.

I'm sure you will enjoy the beach house as much as we do and the beach is at your front door & Mobile Bay is at the back door, and the Gulf is just a stone's throw away from the deck.

Keywords: beach front, gulf front, beach house, ocean view, water view, on the beach
Snowbirds welcome - please email if interested in monthly rental during the winter.

I could go on & on, but you should just come see for yourself.
Jamie

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

            Must be 28 years or older to rent Sam's Place...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            You may smoke outside of course but please do not throw cigarette/cigar butts in to the sand. ...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

          • Bedroom 3: 2 queen

            Level 2...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

            Level 1...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 double

            Sofa Bed is located in the living room...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 king

            Master Bedroom w/master bath-private deck-level 2...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Master bedroom ~ level 1 ~ doors open to deck...moreless

          • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (3), Bunk Beds (1) Sleep Sofa (1) Sleeps total 12 Maximum No more than 12 Guests allowed...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Half Bath: toilet

            Half bath located - level 1...moreless

          • Master Bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub

            Level 2-two person jacuzzi tub-separate shower-double vanity...moreless

          • Downstairs Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Level 1...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: outdoor shower

            Outdooor shower - hot and cold water - dressing area - ...moreless

          • There is also an Outdoor Shower located under house which has hot and cold water, a small dressing area is enclosed with the shower and concrete flooring runs from the shower to the stairs to the house (no sand). So this shower can be used to get ready to go out to dinner....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • 'Sam's Place' beach house & the beach is very secluded & private. The views from the patio & rooms facing the beach all have great - uninstructed views of the white sands & waves rolling in or calm clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The Dolphin's can be spotted from the living room, patio, sunroom and 2 master bedrooms. We hope you will enjoy 'Sam's Place' as much as we do! ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player:

                Blu-ray player in the Living room and VCR/DVD player in the Kids room ...moreless

              • Games:

                Board games & puzzles For all ages!...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Direct TV in the Living room and the Master bedrooms...moreless

              • Television:

                Large internet ready TV in living Room Flat screen TVs in each master bedroom (level 1 & 2). The kids room has a TV and VCR/DVD player...moreless

              • VCR

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Oceanfront
              • Waterfront:

                Gulf of Mexico at door step Mobile Bay 1 block away & both visible from all windows in beach house...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Great place for board games on rainy day or anytime...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 10 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                Each level has a separate AC/Heat...moreless

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking:

                Parking is available under the house...moreless

              • Free Long Distance
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Each level has a separate AC/Heat...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Sheet sets for each bed, additional set of sheets, plus bedding for sofa sleeper. Blankets, comforters, pillows, No linens / blankets can be on the beach!...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Large screen TV, Direct TV, Ample seating to watch the beautiful views from the house. Living room has grand high ceilings with floor to ceiling windows....moreless

              • Parking:

                Paved Driveway please stay between the markers outlining the driveway. ...moreless

              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided:

                Bath, Face, & Hand Towels for each Bathroom Kitchen & Dish Towels Additional towels provided But no Beach Towels!...moreless

              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                everything you would expect plus 12' Cast iron skillet...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator:

                There are two refirgerators...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                There is a large deck off the upstairs master bedroom ...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Large Deck/Patio the width of the house Upper deck has several deck chairs, lounge chairs to layout on, the lower deck has lounge chairs, regular chairs and an outdoor sofa and two outdoor chairs...moreless

              • Golf:

                3 Golf Course within 20 mins Kiva Dunes is a wonderful course and is less than 5 miles away...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Yes we have a grill. It is located under the house....moreless

               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Early Summer
              May 2 - May 23, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $4,200
              Summer
              May 24 - Jun 20, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $4,700
              Peak Season
              Jun 21 - Aug 15, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $5,200

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $650
              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              The $650 Refundable Deposit is due when reserving Sam's Place. Also a rental agreement will be completed.

              The rental amount is due 30 days prior to your arrival date.

              We only accept personal checks or certified checks


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              Location

              75 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Pensacola, FL or Mobile, AL
              2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Tacky Jacks
              3 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Mobile Bay Ferry - Ft. Morgan to Dolphin Island
              4 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Kiva Dunes
              18 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy 180 off of Hwy 59
              2 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Sassy Bass, BeachClub, Tacky Jacks
              Homes, Single Family
              Nearest Beach
              Under the house! Water's rocks throw from deck

              Car: Necessary

              Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge (walking trails), nearby Fort Morgan, ferry to and from Mobile, and view of Mobile Bay.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: We live in New Orleans and we wanted a secluded place on the beach where we could get away from the City.

              Why the Owner Chose Homes, Single Family:
              First, Fort Morgan Beach is at a very quite and secluded beach. Only 3 condo towers are located on Fort Morgan's beaches and the rest of the beach has either beach houses, is part of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge or is part of the Historic Site of Fort Morgan. The house is located so close to the beach I can throw a rock and hit the water. Sam's Place only has one immediate neighboring house (to the west), there are two large open area of beach two both the east and west of Sam's Place and you can see Mobil Bay from all the windows on the north side of the house. So there are no second tier houses located directly behind the house. So Sam's Place just feel so secluded

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              The area is just so quite, and there is very little 'light pollution' (street lights or outside lights that remain on all night causing a glare) that when you star graze at night from the deck, while listening to the ocean, the stars really stand out.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • View of Sam's Place from the Beach

                View of Sam's Place from the Beach

              • View from lower deck

                View from lower deck

              • View looking west from the upper deck off the Master Bedroom

                View looking west from the upper deck off the Master Bedroom

              • Living Room - 
FYI TV is internet ready

                Living Room - FYI TV is internet ready

              • Dining Room

                Dining Room

              • Foyer

                Foyer

              • Kitchen table
Past the kitchen table is the Sun room which has a seating for 6

                Kitchen table Past the kitchen table is the Sun room which has a seating for 6

              • Upstairs Master bedroom

                Upstairs Master bedroom

              • Master bath - second floor

                Master bath - second floor

              • Upstairs bedroom with two queen beds

                Upstairs bedroom with two queen beds

              • Downstairs kids room

                Downstairs kids room

              • Lower deck furniture

                Lower deck furniture

              • View of Sam's Place from the street

                View of Sam's Place from the street

              • View looking east from the upper deck off of the Master Bedroom

                View looking east from the upper deck off of the Master Bedroom

              • View from the living room looking toward the Gulf

                View from the living room looking toward the Gulf

              • Living room and dining room view

                Living room and dining room view

              • Looking from the Livingroom toward the foyer

                Looking from the Livingroom toward the foyer

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Upstairs Master bedroom with French doors open to the deck

                Upstairs Master bedroom with French doors open to the deck

              • Master bath - Second Floor

                Master bath - Second Floor

              • Downstairs Master bedroom

                Downstairs Master bedroom

              • Downstairs bath

                Downstairs bath

              • Lower deck furniture

                Lower deck furniture

              VRBO #304268

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              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

              $4,200 - $5,200 per week (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 12

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              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 05/30/2014
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