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Beach Lovers Wanted! Newly Renovated! Local owners!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

You are 200 yards from sticking your feet into the Gulf of Mexico. If surf fishing is your game this is the right place. One can normally wade in the Gulf and collect a nice meal of Blue Claw Crabs.

We are located at the mouth of MOBILE BAY and to the west of GULF SHORES. Enjoy the exquisite unexploited white sand beaches fringed with emerald green waters, historic sites, a laidback lifestyle, and myriad activities. When Admiral Farragat said 'damn the torpedos full speed ahead' this is the place he was talking about.

Boating, canoeing, and fishing at LITTLE LAGOON and GATOR LAKE, playing Golf at the scenic and challenging golf courses of GULF SHORES and hiking at PINE BEACH TRAIL are just a few of the activities that are available. FORT MORGAN STATE PARK is within walking distance and offers self-guided tours of the Fort and its grounds. The Fort also has a pier for fishing or crabbing. There is a ferry service that runs between FORT MORGAN and DAUPHIN ISLAND. The historic FORT GAINES is located on DAUPHIN ISLAND.

While the summer time is paradise for sun bathers and water lovers, the fall is a special time on the beach. The weather is cool and mild. You can turn the air conditioner 'off', open the windows, enjoy the gulf breeze and sleep to the sound of the Gulf waters lashing on shore. The fishing is great in September and October.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Beach Lovers Wanted! Newly Renovated! Local owners!
average rating of 4.785714 based on 28 reviews
Bloomington, IN
5

Best home away from home you could ask for

  • 5 of 5

Me and a girlfriend stayed here for a week during our school's spring break. We were searching for someplace low key and relaxing... this was definitely the place we were searching for. Not only was the owner incredible nice, she also made sure that if we had any problems, her brother in law, Aubrey, was only a few houses away to fix any problems that we had, which we didn't. The house is maybe 50 yards from sand and then another 50 yards until your are ankle deep in the ocean. It was a lot closer than we expected. The house was well kept with every pot and pan you can think of, every toiletry, extra pillows, blankets and towels and even a basement full of things to play on the beach with. They house was decorated very home like and I never for one second, felt uncomfortable or scared at night time. The neighbors are mostly elderly, but are very sweet and I don't think there was a single person who didn't wave or smile as they walked along the beach. The beach was very quiet, we went during spring break and there were very few actual spring breakers around. At times, it felt as if we had our own private beach. I would absolutely recommend this house for anyone who wants a low key vacation. The closest town is about a 20 minute drive, but it's so pretty you barely even realize you have been driving that long. So once again, we loved it and i would definitely love to come back and stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2009
  • Stayed: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Impressed

  • 5 of 5

The house has a whole lot more room in person, pictures don't do it justice! Owner was awesome !

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location, very clean, great amenities!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful spring break in popa's place!! The house was exceptionally clean and had every amenity you could possibly need. The house decor was fresh and new and made the house feel very homey. Two houses from the beach was closer than we imagined!! My only suggestion would be to fix the satellite as there were only local channels working, the other channels kept giving us an error of "lost signal". Definitely not a big deal, we will certainly be back next year.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Richard and Chasity have a great place and we couldn't have ask for anything better. The house had everything we needed and because it's been recently remodeled it's like walking into a newly built house. Richard and Chasity truly live up to the "southern hospitality" reference and you'd be hard pressed to find better hosts! The beach is right there with just a short walk and is a great location. My son and I did a good amount of surf fishing and had to actually stop fishing to enjoy the beach and sun, because the fishing was so good. Don't be afraid to book here you will not have any regrets!! Thank you Richard and Chasity we will for sure be back!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet, peaceful stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our fourth stay here. Great owners that respond quickly to any problems. Wonderful neighborhood, very short walk to beach on residential street with hardly any traffic. Peaceful & quiet in Ft Morgan & we enjoy the ride in/back to Gulf Shores. See something new every time. Lots to do in the area.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

A very clean and comfortable house just a few steps from the beach.

  • 5 of 5

This was exactly what we wanted for our weekend getaway. The beach was pretty with almost no one on it. I'd recommend it to anyone wanting to getaway from the hustle and bustle of more populated beaches.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Summer
Jun 11 2017 - Aug 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 6 2017 - Aug 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
Fall
Aug 20 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
$700
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$125
$700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $135 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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