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'Island Dream' 3BR/2 Bath, Gorgeous Unobstructed Water Views

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

ISLAND DREAM
This free standing 3 bedroom, 2 bath house is perfect for your beach get-a-way. Enough seclusion for privacy and quietness yet the Ocean is in back of you only a few yards away by walking out thru your back yard and the entrance to the Bay located a few yards from the front of the house.

Ideal location for the fisherman at heart. Tacky Jacks Marina is 1/2 mile down the road with a convenience store, restaurant and bar. (Living the Dream Life!)

There is a large covered deck across the front of the house with a gorgeous view of Mobile Bay. Table and chairs are arranged on the deck making it perfect for drinking your coffee or watching the sun set while enjoying a cocktail or Ideal for reading a book.

The fully stocked kitchen has stainless steel appliances, glass top range, frig w/ice-maker, dishwasher, and plenty of linens. Pots and pans, dishes, silverware - all provided.
Your inside laundry room is located off the kitchen area on the main living level.

You have double sided covered concrete parking area below on ground level to accommodate 2 vehicles and an area to park a boat trailer or Sea Doo. Motion detector lights are positioned to light your paths to both sets of steps leading to the front and back doorways.

One bath is located on ground level and is convenient after coming in from the sand and water from the beach or bay. You have a hot and cold private enclosed shower area and a separate private toilet.
There is a concrete covered picnic area with table and benches provided for cookouts and to enjoy the lovely natural landscape with sand dunes, shells, and natural foliage all surrounding. A charcoal grill is provided for your use. There is a fire pit ,as well.

The house is decorated in Island Style with beautiful, cheerful, tropical colors to lift your spirits. There are natural pine plank floors, ceiling fans throughout, and 2 sets of sliding glass doors on the back side of two of the bedrooms- including the Master Bedroom, leading to the back deck facing the Ocean. The views are all incredible- there is a water view from every window and doorway in this house!

There is free high speed WiFi. For your convenience, you have a land line phone installed with free long distance.

One of the bedrooms offers an office area with a copy machine. A day bed is located in this bedroom and sleeps 1 person.
There are sleeping accommodations for 7 persons. The Master Bedroom has a King sized bed with a 3' memory foam mattress topper for your comfort. The 3rd bedroom has a full sized bed with a water view. A Queen sized sofa bed is located in the Living Room Area.There is a dining room off the Living Room Area and Kitchen with Dining Room Table with seating.

There is a flat screen 42” HD TV in Living Room Area w/DVD Player. The Master Bedroom has a flat screen TV mounted on the wall.

A pizza restaurant with free delivery, a seafood restaurant and American cuisine restaurant are close by. The 4 restaurants, 3 convenience stores, seafood market, and gas station on the peninsula are quite convenient.

There are 2 golf courses and the drive to the house is simply beautiful.

A Ferry Boat at the end of the peninsula makes trips to Dauphin Island and the Sea Lab. Take a tour of Old Fort Morgan from the Civil War and go to the State Park.

You are only a few miles away from Gulf Shores and Orange Beach happenings. Concerts are performed at the Wharf in Orange Beach with famous groups. Water parks such as Waterville located on Hwy. 59 in Gulf Shores and The Track and miniature golf are fun activities for the children.

Tanger Outlet Center in Foley and Old Time Pottery are fun shopping spots. Numerous fine seafood restaurants are all around. Plenty of things to keep everyone busy with lots of fun and sun.


Keywords: 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, Water Views, Beach House, Free-Standing, Vacation Rental Home

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed on outside decks...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Free Standing House that has a covered deck across the front of house with a beautiful unobstructed view of Mobile Bay. It also has a open deck across the back of the house with a gorgeous view of the Gulf of Mexico. There are water views from every window and doorway....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Board games and playing cards...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Wrought iron with glass top. Water view, ceiling fan...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large capacity...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Electric...moreless

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

    Large flatscreen TV. Wonderful view of the water....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Seadoo or small boat...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Large capacity...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped with cutlery, dishes, glasses, cooking utensils and kitchen gagets....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Built in....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    A blender, mixer, electric can opener and very well stocked with dishes,etc. We even have an 8 bottle wine cooler....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Stainless steel. Self cleaning....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Some spices....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel w/ bottom freezer and ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Glass top electric stainless steel with self cleaning oven....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (3) Concrete patio under house with enclosed shower and toilet. Picnic table with 2 large benches. Back deck faces the Gulf of Mexico. Covered front deck faces Mobile Bay....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
SUMMER
May 25 - Aug 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,475
Fall
Aug 15 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
$960
WINTER
Nov 1 - Feb 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$150
$900 $1,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
  • Damage protect $59 + tax
  • Tax Rate 3%

Notes:

Monthly rental is $1400 plus electricity during your stay.

November, December, January and February only.

We accept Visa, MasterCard and personal check. When paying by check we give you a discount. We would rather help our guests than pay bank fees.

50% is due when you reserve and the remaining balance is due 30 days prior to your arrival date.


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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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Location

Tacky Jacks Marina is 1/2 mile down the road with a convenience store a restaurant and bar, as well as boat launching and docking facilities.

You can take your car on the Ferry to Dauphine Island just down the road from the house and visit the Sea Lab there..

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We LOVE our vacation beach home and enjoy meeting people from all over the world. We are true beach lovers and enjoy the strolls down the beach each day when we are visiting our home.

Why the Owner Chose Other Fort Morgan Properties:
We love the area and this has always been our dream. It feels like you are living on an island when staying here.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Quietness, seeing dolphins play in the gulf. Watching the sun set over Mobile Bay. Enjoying the natural beauty of the beach with no highrise buildings to obstruct your view.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • 'Island Dream'
       COME VISIT US!

    'Island Dream' COME VISIT US!

  • View of Island Dream from the beach. It is the 3rd house from the left.

    View of Island Dream from the beach. It is the 3rd house from the left.

  • The beautiful Gulf of Mexico

    The beautiful Gulf of Mexico

  • The bay from the front covered deck.

    The bay from the front covered deck.

  • Fully equipped kitchen with doorway to laundry area

    Fully equipped kitchen with doorway to laundry area

  • Living Room with lots of water views

    Living Room with lots of water views

  • Second Bedroom looking out to the ocean

    Second Bedroom looking out to the ocean

  • Third bedroom with water view

    Third bedroom with water view

  • Main bathroom with tropical decor

    Main bathroom with tropical decor

  • Back of house with deck facing the Gulf

    Back of house with deck facing the Gulf

  • Sitting and cookout area under the house.

    Sitting and cookout area under the house.

  • Peaceful Mobile Bay

    Peaceful Mobile Bay

  • Beautiful natural landscape

    Beautiful natural landscape

  • Walk through the backyard to the beach

    Walk through the backyard to the beach

  • Outside eating area and a great place for your morning coffee.

    Outside eating area and a great place for your morning coffee.

  • The bay from the front yard.

    The bay from the front yard.

  • Dining area with water views

    Dining area with water views

  • Master bedroom looking out to the ocean.

    Master bedroom looking out to the ocean.

  • Second bedroom looking out to the ocean

    Second bedroom looking out to the ocean

  • Third bedroom with water view

    Third bedroom with water view

  • Main bathroom

    Main bathroom

  • Sunny back deck

    Sunny back deck

  • Private enclosed hot and cold shower and toilet on ground level

    Private enclosed hot and cold shower and toilet on ground level

  • My beach visitor

    My beach visitor

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Date last modified - Tuesday, June 02, 2015

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/30/2015
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