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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,320 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

5th Floor Panoramic View! Offering the Best in Phoenix on the Bay!

Our Unit 1518, on the top floor located on the “preferred” west side with morning sun is a New Rental to Phoenix on the Bay. Outstanding Panoramic View of the Bay and Ocean, this two bedroom is beautiful as it is decorated to “The Nines!” The living room is bright and spacious with hard wood floors, a beautiful grey queen couch w/pullout sofa bed, leather recliner and designer chair with an area rug, coupled with a dedicated clear ice maker and wet bar, entertainment center and 65 inch Samsung Smart TV, blue ray player and fireplace (can used with heat or no heat). The dining area has Cain Back chairs and round wooden table with designer chandelier. The kitchen has all stainless-steel appliances, Corian counter tops, flat stove top and tile floors.

The master bedroom has hard wood floors, king size bed, 55 inch Samsung TV with its own wall fireplace (w heat or w/o heat) and plantation shutters. There is plenty of dresser draw space and storage. The bathroom has a jetted Jacuzzi, make-up mirror and hair dryer for your stay here.

The second bedroom has a queen bed, flat screen TV with hard wood floors and plantation shutters. We also provide bean bag chairs for the kids, a Kids Travel Bed set that sleeps one and portable crib. Unlike most other 2 Bedroom floor plans, the second bathroom has it's own entry from the hallway as well as in the second bedroom.

Our unit comes with a washer and dryer for your convenience.

You will love our balcony where you have a sensational panoramic view of Phoenix on the Bay and the ocean. The outdoor lounge chair for two, plus additional chair, chase lounge and table that seats four.

We look forward to having you, your friends and family as guest in this phenomenal unit.

More Details

Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2018


We discovered Gulf Shores/Orange Beach 18 years ago and fell in love with the area. Now we have two Phoenix on the Bay units and enjoy all the amenities and love to bring the whole family here.

LARRY MAINZER purchased this condo in 2017

Why LARRY MAINZER chose Orange Beach

1518 is a great unit and with my talented wife's decorative skills it is such a beautiful place to enjoy your vacation. We want your stay to be fun, relaxing and stress free.


Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1320 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Use of the Crib and/or Kidz Travel Bed please wash and dry sheets to avoid charges to clean sheets.
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.8636365 based on 22 reviews
Autaugaville, Alabama

What Can I Say?

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time staying at the Phoenix on the Bay and WOW what a pleasant surprise! The facilities are excellent if you don't really care about being on the beach. The children with us thoroughly enjoyed the pools, lazy river and water slide. They were exhausted by bed time every night LOL.

The condo is beautiful! It is very well decorated, set up perfectly and was just wonderful in general. Comfortable beds, clean and every amenity you could ask for. Our only complaint was that dishes were put away dirty. The owner of the condo is certainly not to blame for this. We have encountered this same problem with multiple other rentals. People just will not clean up after themselves as they are getting ready to leave the unit.

We had a great experience working with the owner setting up the rental and once we got there. We had an issue with the key pad on the door and the owner handled it immediately, even though he was actually on a trip of his own. We were very thankful for his quick response to our need.

We will definitely be back!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful condo at a great resort!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful condo decorated as if it is family used and not just a rental property. For a 2 bedroom the condo is very spacious. The furniture was very comfortable and we really enjoyed the patio with its plush seating. Phoenix on the Bay was everything we hoped it would be. The pools were wonderful and well maintained and the lazy river was a lot of fun for both kids and adults. It only took 10 minutes to get down to the public beach access and shopping and grocery stores. Larry was very welcoming and friendly. He addressed a minor problem we had very quickly. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Nice unit everything looked new and clean!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything looked as pictured when we arrived.

  • 5 of 5

The only thing is that there were some hairs left in the shower. (From someone’s head) A quick spray and rinse and all good! Also, the toaster was not working. We just used the oven so no biggie for us! The kids loved the pool and fishing off the docks. A few minute ride to the beach. So easy to get to! Would definitely consider staying again. Really liked the feature of the code lock. No need to remember and hold onto a key. Very nice appliances and furniture. Loved the morning sun on our patio too. Owner was very friendly and responsive to emails and calls.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Big Rapids, MI

Condo unit was impressive, complex was okay

  • 3 of 5

The unit itself was top notch and a great unit. The layout and location to parking ramp was great with minimal traffic. It was decorated great. They had nice touches for children with bean bag chairs and even a crib mattress and child bed rails in the second bedroom. Beautiful view of bay.

The downsides: outdoor pools and lazy river were not heated. The water was freezing for spring break. My children who normally I can’t pull out of the pool and lazy river (reason we booked there) didn’t spend much time and one (my 4yr old) didn’t go in again after first day. I was very disappointed. They wanted to spend entire time at indoor pool where it was warm. Other downside is due to the shape of the resort (a v shape) after 4:00pm the pool area outside had no sun. Would be nice for summer but not spring break time. Due to these factors we travelled to the public beach almost daily rather than stay at condo, which was unfortunate.

Overall: if you are planning to book at this resort I would recommend this unit, but overall I couldn’t recommend this resort for a spring break vacation. I do think it would be great for summer or long term rental for winter season.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good location. Liked the top floor. Good amenities.

  • 4 of 5

We liked the location and being on the top floor. Pretty clean except for the bathroom floor.

A little dusty. The overhead fans should be cleaned. Larry answered all our questions on a timely basis and was good to work with. We will probably stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $165
Damage Deposit $250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.