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Amazing Views - Beachfront 2BR/2BA Condo (6th Floor)

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Island Shores is one of the best values in Gulf Shores! This condominium offers million dollar views of the Gulf of Mexico and the sunrise/sunset over the beautiful white sugar sand beach. It has a master bedroom with a king-size bed and a second bedroom with a queen-size bed, and it has two full baths. The Kitchen is fully furnished with all the amenities of home. There is a swimming pool on the complex exclusively for Island Shores guests. The condo is direct gulf front within steps of the gulf. Sit back and relax with your favorite beverage on the private balcony and enjoy the sights and sounds of the gulf.

The unit has all the comforts of home, including a TV in the master bedroom and the living room. A great beachfront location, within walking distance to numerous restaurants, shopping, and activities. This condo will be perfect for any vacation!

**Check out my other units in Gulf Shores (VRBO #141545) or in Downtown Gatlinburg (VRBO #141532) click on link to 'All my rental listings' below for more information.**

**Owner is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Alabama and a retired military officer**

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Rhiannon McGee
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2017

About Rhiannon McGee

Hello, I've had this property since 2002 and try to improve it each year. I'm ex-Air Force enlisted/officer and now an active duty Army Officer. I'm also a real estate broker in Alabama. I love to travel, see new places and meet new people. I also manage my mom's condo in Gulf Shores (#141545) and my 2br/2ba condo in downtown Gatlinburg (#141532). We keep our properties well maintained, so you have a great vacation and visit our condos as repeat guest. Just check out the guestbook for testimonials. Thanks.

Rhiannon McGee purchased this condo in 2002

Why Rhiannon McGee chose Alabama

Awesome direct ocean view as soon as you walk in the place. It's right next to Sea-n-Suds, Waffle House across the street, and short walk to Hooters, Pink Pony Pub and the Hangout. Hard to beat this location and view. Plus with a low density complex (59 units), there's plenty of room on our 200 feet of beachfront white sugar sand. It literally so fine it squeaks when you walk on it, and doesn't get too hot in the summer since it's white. I've traveled many beaches and haven't seen any better beaches.

What makes this condo unique

The ocean sounds are so relaxing. Many guests have spotted dolphins swimming as they sat on the balcony. Also, being on the top floor, it's a bit more quiet and peaceful away from other guests.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks to everyone for the nice comments. I just replaced the mattress and box springs in both bedrooms in April/May '08.
Jun 2008
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Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(83 traveler reviews)

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Amazing Views - Beachfront 2BR/2BA Condo (6th Floor)
average rating of 4.554217 based on 84 reviews
4

Great place!

  • 4 of 5

Great place, great location. Clean and comfortable!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Awesome!

  • 4 of 5

Excellent location and price was right! Only complaint was electrical outlets in both bathrooms were non functioning. And for guests staying more than a few days, an extra trash bag and toilet paper would have been nice

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry to hear the outlets were not working after you checked out. When a guest has a maintenance issue and they contact me during their stay, I am able to send someone out there to fix it for them. As for the toilet paper, it is listed that guests need to bring or purchase extra. Again, if you had called, texted, or emailed me I would have gladly sent more your way! Other than those inconveniences, I hope you enjoyed your trip and come back to stay with us again😎
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Very nice location and place to stay. Would definitely stay again

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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4

The view is great!

  • 4 of 5

The overall unit is nice with great view and easy access to beach. The only complaint is the beds are uncomfortable and front room is noisy.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Awesome view!!

  • 4 of 5

Great view great location. Only gripe is there were no trash bags, ice maker is really loud, and I had to fix the garbage disposal. As you can see that is all minor issues. Would be a plus if the gulf side bedroom window opened. Would have love to wake up to the sound of the waves.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great view

  • 3 of 5

Condo is in a great location and has a perfect view of the gulf. The inside of the condo is nice and I found the furniture to be comfortable. We really enjoyed the Gulf Shores area. Upon arrival the air conditioning was not working and both tub drains did not work. This was very frustrating but the owners responded very fast and had both items fixed by the next day.

The complex itself is a bit run down. The pool was very cloudy and by Friday they had closed it for cleaning. Several other items such as garbage shoot were not functioning also.

All in all we had a great time, just some of the issues mentioned cause me to rate lower.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Beach
Gulf Shores
Nearest Point of Interest
DeSoto's Seafood Kitchen
Nearest Point of Interest
The Hangout
Nearest Point of Interest
Pink Pony Pub
Nearest Point of Interest
Hooter's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Waffle House
Nearest Point of Interest
Wal-Mart Supercenter
Nearest Point of Interest
Waterville USA
Nearest Point of Interest
Sea-n-Suds Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Nearest Point of Interest
Tanger Outlet Stores
Nearest Point of Interest
Vallarta Mexican Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Lambert's Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Target, Longhorn's, Movie Theater and other stores
Nearest Point of Interest
Bahama Bobs
Nearest Point of Interest
Papa-Rocco's
Nearest Point of Interest
Crico's Pizza
Nearest Point of Interest
Bruno's Shopping Center
Nearest Point of Interest
ABC Beverage Store
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Damage Insurance $59

On major holidays and some festivals we will only issue ONE parking pass for our unit. (New condo association rule)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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