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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Kates Place was a piece of heaven away from home. It surpassed our expectations and we will being staying there again. The bay access was a big plus since the ocean was full of jellyfish while we were there. The owners are very nice people and accommodating."
Guest: Clinton C.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 20, 2015
"We LOVED staying at Surprise Landing. We were in Fairhope for a granddaughters wedding and the cottage was convenient to all of the pre-wedding events and the wedding itself on the Bluff above the pier. Frank & Deborah were such gracious hosts. From the arrangements beforehand, to meeting us at our arrival and showing us around, to leaving delicious homemade cheese straws and wine... all the way up to returning our deposit check before I even had a chance to write this review. Every aspect of our visit was perfect - except one. We didn't stay long enough to be able to relax on the beautiful pier and really take advantage of all that was offered. So that means that we MUST return and enjoy Surprise Landing another time when we can control our own schedules. Thank you Deborah & Frank for a great visit."
Guest: debonthebeachDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 11, 2015
"This was our first stay at Shangri-Log, and it will not be our last. This property is as magnificent as the pictures show. We had seven adults and two toddlers. The huge, fenced in deck was perfect for the babies to run around on while we all hung out and enjoyed the picture, perfect view. Even the pier is fully closed in which gave us yet another outside option. The pool table was a huge hit with my adult children, so, even the pop up storms didn't interrupt the good times. The owner is very responsive, although the only issue we had was a case of user error. We loved this property and are already coordinating our schedules to see when we can return."
Guest: Monica E.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 11, 2015
"Happy Anniversary, Ruth's place on the Bay is fantastic. Beautifully decorated, with an excellent supply of linens, dishes and utensils needed to prepare and serve meals. Excellent laundry room with very new washer and dryer along with a place to hang clothes as well. Very nicely furnished with comfortable beds and living room furniture. Great dining area with table for six along with a breakfast bar for four. We had the BEST time ever, and we are avid Mobile Bay aficionados with years of experience. We played on the wharf every single day, swimming, fishing, and even spotting bottle nose dolphins on three separate days. The sunsets were amazing, both from the wharf as well as the screened porch. The screened porch is also fabulous for sipping morning coffee and rocking in the huge rocking chairs. This rental "home" exceeded all our expectations and Ruth was an absolute pleasure to work with when making the rental plans. I would recommend this house to all of my friends and promise they would not be disappointed."
Guest: Mark M.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 28, 2015