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Enjoy many points of interest and activites or just relax on the large deck and watch the ducks swim by. Enjoy fishing, skiing, shelling or sailing along the beautiful Mississipi Sound. Launch your boat off the cement boat launch, travel down the canal and enter Fowl River. Dauphin Island and Shell Island are only a short distance south of the mouth of Fowl River. Historic Mobile with Mardi Gras, Bay Bears Baseball, Battleship Alabama and many Civil War Forts has history to behold.
Winter or Snowbird Season Dec 1 - Mar 15, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 1 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Refundable Damage Deposit$250
Rates are subject to change until confirmation is made. $250 deposit plus $49 damage deposit is due when booked. Monthly tenants are responsible for electricity bill. Groups under the age of 25 must have parent or guardian do the reservation.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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About the owner: Since our 2 sons were small, we have always had a boat and enjoyed fishing. Now that we have 5 grandchildren who range from 2 years old to 14 years old, we enjoy family outings to the islands off the Alabama coastline. Red Snapper, flounder, and other salt water catch await fishermen. They all love to go to Shell Island and pick up beautiful shells and make footprints on the smooth untouched sand. You can only get to the island by boat. We work in the forest and real estate industries. The times we spend at the River House make memories for a lifetime.
Why the Owner Chose Dauphin Island: The boat launch on the deep water canal is perfect to launch our boat. It is quiet but is close to so many fun activities.
The Unique Benefits at this House: We enjoy visiting Dauphin Island Sea Lab, the Civil War forts and Bellingrath Gardens. It's a quiet place to sit and relax and do nothing. We would like to share our get away with you.