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Beautiful Coastal Cottage on Beach with Gulf View - Affordabe and Cozy!

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Beach Cottage Decor, Newly Remodeled

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Last updated: 11/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Seacrest condo description

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'Son of a Sailor' is a professionally decorated condo located in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Your hosts, Dennis and Betty, have remodeled for you and your family to enjoy. The condo is named for your hosts' fathers who served in WWII and loved boating and sailing.

Each room radiates the colors of the tranquil ocean waters and white sandy beaches that Gulf Shores is widely known for. 'Son of a Sailor' is located on the 6th floor offering a great view and close enough to hear the ocean waves or see your children running along the shore or playing in the pool below.

The condo is designed to comfortably sleep 4 people if you use the pull out queen sofa bed or the two bunk beds tucked neatly inside the hallway. The private bedroom and bath have the look and feel of a resort beach hotel. The kitchen is fully equipped with new appliances and dishes (glass and plastic) and linens that give you the experience of a coastal kitchen cottage. The patio offers a great view overlooking the waters and beach...have your cup of coffee in the morning or an intimate dinner at night.

The family room and kitchen have an modern cottage open design so that you have the advantage of viewing the ocean from any point in the room. Or you can watch your favorite movie on a 32” flat screen HDTV and DVD.

Enjoy a beautiful sunrise or sunset from your balcony…no charge! So whether you are a couple looking for a romantic getaway or a family seeking adventure, 'Son of a Sailor' has it all.

Come to your home away from home…where memories are made and moments take your breath away.

Why choose Son of a Sailor

*Completely remodeled- Professionally Decorated
*All new kitchen appliances, dishes, silverware, cookware
*New luxury linens and Sealy Posturepedic mattress
*New washer and dryer
*Patio storage unit, chaise lounge, patio table and chairs,
*Patio umbrella
*New tile installed on patio
*Gulf side Pool -Pool deck recently
resurfaced~HotTub~Gazebo
*Poolside Restrooms
*Boardwalk With Shower
*Gulf side Grills
*Two Elevators
*Luggage Carts
*32” Flat Screen TV and DVD
*Night Security
*FREE Wireless Internet



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Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Must be at least 25 years of age...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bunk Area

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              • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleeper sofa in living area, Bunk Beds (1) Built into wall in hallway....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Panoramic, Unobstructed Views of the Gulf of Mexico and Miles of Sugar White Sand, 1 Flat screen HD TV with cable and DVD., Gulfside Pool, Gulfside Grills, 2 Elevators, Luggage Carts, Beautifully Decorated Lobby; Vending Machine, Nightly Security...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Zoo

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Beachfront

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Parasailing
                      • Sailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Covered Parking:

                            Deeded parking spot for this unit is located under the building! Much cooler in Summer!...moreless

                          • Elevator
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Mobile Phone:

                            Guests will need to use their own cell phone. No landline provided....moreless

                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Balcony:

                            Private balcony with direct view of gulf...moreless

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            Two beach chairs and umbrella provided; table, chairs, chase, umbrella, storage unit/extra seating....moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Discover
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool
                          • Shared Hot Tub
                           

                          Reviews

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                          from 27 traveler reviews
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Spring
                          Apr 4 - May 15, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $135
                          $759
                          Early Summer
                          May 16 - Jun 5, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,145
                          Summer
                          Jun 6 - Jul 31, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,195
                          Late Summer
                          Aug 1 - Aug 15, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,075
                          Fall
                          Aug 16 - Oct 30, 2015
                          4 night min stay

                          $729

                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                          Winter
                          Oct 31 - Dec 31, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $59

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning fee $80 + tax
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Tax Rate 11%

                          Notes:

                          The $200.00 refundable deposit is due with reservation.

                          Payment in full is due 30 days prior to check in.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/22/2014
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                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          Shopping (including nearby outlet mall), Deep Sea Fishing

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2010

                          About the owner: Your hosts both have careers in event planning, advertising, decorating and marketing. Their families have been visitng Gulf Shores for years and other family members have second homes in Gulf Shores.

                          Why the Owner Chose Seacrest:
                          Your hosts chose to buy in Gulf Shores because of the natural beauty, love of the ocean and love for the people in Gulf Shores. It provides a great escape from the hectic life of living in a large southern city.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                          You will love waking up each morning to the beautiful view of the gulf and watching the sunsets from the balcony each evening. The ocean breeze and patio provide a quiet place to take a nap or read a book. You can walk to some of the resturants and activities but the west beach still provides the calm and quaint look of a small beach town. You feel safe riding a bike, a scooter or taking a walk down the beach. Little Lagoon is just across the street and a few blocks down the road. The minute you arrive at Seacrest a calmness takes over and you are on island time.


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                          • Beach Cottage Decor, Newly Remodeled

                            Beach Cottage Decor, Newly Remodeled

                          VRBO #74903

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                          This listing was first published here in 2005.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 09, 2014

                          $59 - $171 per night (USD)
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                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 11/22/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2005
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 70%
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/22/2014
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