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Lei Lani Village Luxury Studio Condo w Access to Gulf Front Beaches & Ole River!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxurious Studio Condo, Gulf Front Beach Access, Orange Beach, Ole River Fishing

Location, Luxury, and Amenities - this studio condo with Gulf front beach access, and Ole River access, sleeps up to four guests or a small family !

Located one mile East of the Alabama Point Bridge, this Old River second story studio condo has travertine tile, a 50" 4K / HDTV with cable / Netflix / Pandora, complimentary Wi-Fi, ColbieBlue blue tooth speaker / charging station, in room key code MESA personal security safe, luxurious Sealy hybrid gel / foam queen Murphy bed, custom cabinetry, granite tops, stainless appliances, custom recessed lighting, and more !

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'The location could not be better. It's in the middle

of everything.' -- Lindsey Spear, Daphne, Alabama

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Extensive Lei Lani amenities include two outdoor pools, indoor beachfront heated pool, tennis court, outdoor grills and picnic areas, Old River access, pedestrian cross light for convenient and safe crossing of Perdido Beach Boulevard, full Gulf beach access, gazebo style picnic areas at Ole River, and on the Gulf front beach, beachside bathroom and changing areas, beachfront chair and umbrella rentals, and more.

Walking from the unit to the beach is quick and convenient. Your feet are 'in the sand' in less than three minutes (we have timed the walk and this is the longest it could possibly take to get to the beach !)

Built in phases since 1983, the family friendly Lei Lani condo complex is one of the few developments on Perdido Key that is located both on the beach and Old River. This unit is located in the 'village' portion of the complex, situated half way between the beach and Old River. The interior has been completely upgraded, and the exterior has brand new balconies, railings, steel roof, siding, and paint.

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'In one day, my son and I went crabbing in Old River, played

tennis, rented a chair and umbrella on the beach, and swam in the indoor heated pool, - this place is terrific.' -- Dan Landis, Mobile, Alabama

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The 400 square foot studio comfortably sleeps two adults on the queen Murphy bed. The luxurious bed is made by Sealy Posturepedic, with SealyCushion Foam, CoreSupport Center, reinforced gel, and SolidEdge HD System, which helps maximize the sleeping surface of the mattress while also providing a seating edge for your convenience. This may be the most comfortable bed you will ever sleep on !

There is also an Ashley Furniture Queen Sleeper Sofa, with an upgraded premium queen sleeper mattress, to informally accommodate additional guests.

SLEEPING ACCOMMODATIONS UP TO THREE / FOUR OR A SMALL FAMILY, FAMILY W SMALL KIDS:

Queen Murphy Bed by Sealy Posturepedic (comfortably sleeps two)

Queen Sleeper Sofa Bed (informally sleeps two)

Ideally, this luxury studio is best for one or two adults, or a small family. As there is only 400 square feet of living space, capacity is strictly limited. Generally, we limit capacity for this studio unit to four or less adults, or a small family.

Please confirm prior to booking that this unit has sufficient space for your needs / guests, as space is extremely limited. If you need more space, check out our 2/2 at Phoenix on the Bay, VRBO 513462 which has plenty of room for more guests.

This studio unit includes a full kitchen with all dining accessories, with complimentary starter supplies of soap, shampoo, detergent, and paper products. All towels, linens, pillows, and blankets are provided with your stay (bring your own beach towels or blankets).

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'I walked in the door to the condo, and simply said 'wow,

this place is really nice.''

- - Joe Milam, Mobile, Alabama

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Views from your private covered balcony include views of Old River, the Alabama Point bridge, Gulf State park property, and the Gulf (all of which are in the distance). Please review the 'VIEW' photo on this listing prior to booking. This unit is located across the street from the beach (the unit is not Gulf front) on the North, or Ole River side of the complex. However, full Gulf front beach access is available, and there is a pedestrian cross light for convenient access across Perdido Beach Boulevard. . As such, this unit is convenient to both Ole River (for fishing and the beautiful Ole River front pool) and the Gulf front beaches.

In addition to the multiple on-site amenities of Lei Lani, and the luxurious accommodations of the studio, Orange Beach and Perdido Key is a vacation dream for you and your family.

Recommended area restaurants include Louisiana Lagniappe, LuLu's, The Gulf, Cobalt, and the Crab Trap.

Recommended area activities (in addition to the beaches of course) include biking or hiking the Orange Beach wilderness trail, a dolphin cruise, or deep sea fishing charter. There is space beneath the covered unit to keep your bikes, kayaks, and beach accessories.

UPDATED CALENDAR: If our online calendar shows the unit as available, then it is. We update the calendar within minutes of a reservation.

NO KEY HASSLE - NO WAITING: No need to stand in line for check in or check out ! Entry to the condo is easy - simply key in the four digit code we supply you for the electronic keypad at the door.

INQUIRIES / QUOTES / AVAILABILITY: To check availability, click on 'view full calendar.' To get an instant quote using our reservation calculator, simply click 'just need a quote 'click here'' button, enter your dates of stay, and the reservation calculator will give you an exact quote for your intended stay.

RESERVATIONS: Reservations for the condo are easy ! Our preferred method of booking is for you to use the 'BOOK IT' button on the top right hand side of our site, and follow the online instructions to book the unit through the online VRBO credit card payment system. Your reservation will then be finalized within a few minutes in most cases during regular business hours, or a few hours if booking after hours. This preferred payment option is available 24/7 as it is an automated process to book the reservation.

Once paid in full, a confirmation email is sent to you through VRBO. Later, an informational packet on the condo, including the keyless code for entry to the unit, will then be sent to you by email prior to your intended stay.

REQUIRED ID / AGE RESTRICTION: Renters must be 25 or older. Violation of this rule results in forfeiture of stay and deposit. ID and minimum age verification is reconfirmed upon checkin.

NO SMOKING: This is a strictly non-smoking unit / complex. There will be a $1500 fine, forfeiture of stay, forfeiture of damage deposit, and required reimbursement for all costs of deodorization (which could be thousands of dollars) if smoking occurs in the unit. This rule is closely monitored and strictly enforced. Smokers or Vapers are not welcome and are prohibited from renting this unit.

NO BOATS, NO PETS, NO PARTIES: Boat slips and trailer spaces are reserved for owners only. Pets are not permitted. There is no elevator access to this second story condo (two flights of stairs) and so handicapped access or those who have difficulty with stairs should rent another unit. No more than four persons are permitted inside the unit at any given time - no parties.

REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT: A $200 fully refundable security deposit is required, in addition to the amount owed for the stay. The refundable deposit varies depending upon the season (Spring Break) or event (Hangout). Assuming checkout compliance, the security deposit is credited back to your credit card on the seventh day following your checkout, with an emailed receipt thanking you for your stay. This is an automated credit back procedure taken care of by VRBO unless the owner makes a claim against the security deposit.

PARKING: A parking pass must be purchased upon your arrival at the condo office located in the main Lei Lani tower on the beach (adjacent to the indoor heated pool). Each parking pass is $20, and is good for your entire stay. If you arrive late or after hours, simply need a note on your dash indicating that you will be securing one the following morning.

MAPQUEST FOR CONDO:

Lei Lani Village

28813 Perdido Beach Blvd

Orange Beach Alabama

USA

More Details

Owner
James Dorgan
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 26, 2017

About James Dorgan

This unit is owned and managed by James Dorgan, an attorney who lives and practices law in Fairhope, Alabama. James is married to Lauren Dorgan, and they have two children. James also owns vacation rentals at Phoenix on the Bay in Orange Beach, and Splash in Panama City Beach, Florida.

James Dorgan purchased this condo in 2008

Why James Dorgan chose Orange Beach

Location, Luxury, Amenities, and finally, PRICE ! Lei Lani Village is ideally situated along the narrow strip of beach between the Alabama Point bridge and the Alabama Florida state line, which arguably boasts the most beautiful 2 mile stretch of sugar white sands and aqua marine waters in the State of Alabama. The condo is completely updated, with travertine tile, flatscreen TV, granite and stainless, and modern bathroom. The complex has multiple pools, tennis, and includes access to both the Gulf and Ole River. Finally, the price for the studio cannot be better. You are able to have a small, but luxurious room in the heart of Orange Beach, with fantastic interior upgrades, for an extremely competitive price.

What makes this condo unique

Crabbing, fishing and catching minnows for the kids at Ole River. Boat watching from bar stools overlooking Ole River. Safe and easy crossing of boulevard to gulf front beaches, with beachside restrooms, indoor and outdoor pools, raised walkway across dunes, umbrella and chair rentals, all without paying Gulf front prices.

Amenities

Orange Beach East Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No smoking. No vaping. No pets. No parties. No one under age 25 is permitted unless parent present. No more than 4 adults, or 4 persons total in unit
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Walk in glass shower, adult height african granite countertops.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 murphy bed , Queen Murphy bed (very comfy) and queen sleeper sofa
  • There is an extremely comfortable queen size bed which easily folds down from the wall (comfortably sleeps two adults), which is called a Murphy bed. Photos show the Murphy bed in both the closed and open position. Sheets and pillows are provided. There is also a queen sleeper sofa bed to informally accommodate additional guests.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Recently renovated tennis court; fish cleaning station at Ole River fishing area; Gulf side beach chair and umbrella rentals through Lance's Beach Service; pedestrian cross light permitting easy access to Gulf side Lei Lani tower and Gulf front beaches; Elevated boardwalk across beach dunes down to beach; On site Lei Lani complex manager (John).

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Lei Lani Village Luxury Studio Condo w Access to Gulf Front Beaches & Ole River!
average rating of 4.8125 based on 96 reviews
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Great experience, would come back again!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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5

The room was very clean and had everything we needed there. We will definitely be staying again!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The room was very nice. We will be staying again if we go back to Orange Beach. The room was stocked with everything we needed. All we had to do was get groceries.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 stayed 4 days and 3 nights. Mr. Dorgan was amazing to work with. He is super kind and very precise with his information. There was nothing left to question upon arrival because the information given when I made the reservation had absolutely everything in it that I needed to know. The condo was very clean and modern. From the balcony you can see the Ocean AND the Ole River. My 8 year old had a BLAST scooping crabs up off of the dock on the Ole River. The walk to the beach took no time at all and the pedestrian crossing was a breeze, push the button and traffic stops! The only problem I had was I didn't get to stay long enough! I highly recommend this property for a small family or a couple. It is perfect!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ottumwa, IA
5

Great, it was really nice my family loved the stay

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and we'll kept property, very close to the ocean and it was nice there was a cross walk right there to cross the street

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

A great little condo with a good layout, updated amenities, and easy access to the area.

  • 5 of 5

My wife, daughter, and I enjoyed staying at this second-floor condo. It was updated and clean. My wife commented on how, although it was a studio-style condo, it flowed well and accommodated our group. From the balcony, which faces west, you could view a portion of the ocean to the southwest, and a portion of the bay to the north. To access the beach and ocean required crossing the road, however, there is a crosswalk and button that quickly allowed us to cross over. The beach was spacious and not overcrowded. There was a rental company kiosk on the beach that rented out chairs, umbrellas, and kayaks, however, we brought our own. We did photos and family photos and those locations were close by, near the lifeguard stand #1 and West towards Perdido Pass. During the last couple of hours of daylight, there are a number of families getting their photos done every day. The white sand beaches provide hours of fun swimming in the surf, searching for small seashells, playing in the sand, and catching jellyfish. As a heads up, when we visited, there was a purple flag warning for the jellyfish (Atlantic Nettles). We found that they weren't around in the morning, but in the afternoon their numbers increased. On some afternoons and evenings you could remain in the water while watching for and avoiding or catching them, but on one day they were everywhere in the water. During that time, we, like many other beachgoers, had fun catching the jellies in nets. Some were small and didn't sting, but there were many larger jellies with long tentacles that did. Some beachgoers did get stung. My wife brought a spray bottle of vinegar to spray on the stings and helped a little girl that got stung. In all, we enjoyed our trip and stay at this condo and would return again.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Daphne, Al
5

Easy Gulf front beach access, as well as Ole River for kayaking, and fishing !

  • 5 of 5

This complex has it all. Located half way between the Alabama Point bridge and the Flora-Bama, this complex spans both sides of Perdido Beach Blvd, so you have combined access (via a convenient pedestrian cross light) to the Gulf front beaches, and also, Ole River. We spent one day on the Gulf front beaches, and utilized the Gulf side bathrooms and showers to rinse off. Chair and umbrellas are available for rent at a reasonable price. On another day, the kids put their kayaks in and paddled over to the sandbar in Ole River. They also fished and literally caught dozens of pin fish using hot dogs as bait - kid you not. The Ole River sunset was amazing too. The complex just finished a major renovation so everything is updated and new. Also the unit is as good or better than the pictures - all redone and clean and comfortable. We will be back !

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Pensacola, Florida
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Flora-Bama
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Gulf
Car: recommended

Sugar white sand beaches, deep sea fishing charters, dolphin viewing charters, great area seafood restaurants including LuLu's, The Gulf, and Louisiana Lagniappe. Other area attractions include the zip line at Gulf State Park, and the Hugh Branyon Wilderness Trail. This is Alabama's coastal playground ! !

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95
Damage Deposit $200

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Snowbird rates are also available - simply inquire.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund