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River Cottage - Fish, Birding, Kayaking, Near Beach!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps max 4-6 adults/3-4 kids - max 9 people)

CLICK ON AMENITIES AND OWNER LINKS for a YouTUbe VIDEO of this property. https://www.youtube.com/embed/scl6OL8uraU?rel=0. Furnished for relaxation, come for a true getaway and enjoy listening to the birds, watching the boats go by, kayaking on the river, fishing on the dock, or just sitting on the screened porch with a good book. Cook delicious dinners in the gourmet kitchen, or purchase prepared and fresh seafood from our neighbors, Zirlott's Seafood. Relax under the house in the 800 sf screened room with its picnic tables, ping pong table, outside shower, and sleeping cots for a 'camp out'.

This home is a short drive from the beaches of Dauphin Island..... about 15 minutes. It is 5 miles from beautiful Bellingrath Gardens, and within a short drive of several wonderful restaurants. It's private and secluded, yet not too far from everything you need!

We rent to a maximum of 6 adults, with a total occupancy of 9 including children. Top bunks for kids only.

Keywords: Cottage

More Details

Owner
Julie Kenney
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2017

Amenities

Coden Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom features a king bed with adjacent bath (with tub and separate shower), Queen size Beds (1) Bedroom 2 features a queen bed. Bedroom is adjacent to full bath in hall., Bunk Beds (2) One set of twin buns, one set of twin/double bunks. Sleeps 5 in Bedroom 3 with adjacent bath.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

River Cottage - Fish, Birding, Kayaking, Near Beach!
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
Albany, OR
5

Wonderful: beauty quiet comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Such a special property. At the end of dead end lane. Quiet so you can listen to birds and enjoy the peace. Pretty with trees, water, dock. Just the right space for 3 couples (1 double bed was fine) with 3 bathrooms.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your stay, I'm so glad you were able to enjoy our cottage at this beautiful time of year!
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was comfortable and exceeded our expectations. Everything was provided as advertised. We enjoyed the quiet location, the pier, porches, space, and amenities provided with the cottage. Great experience!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The home was beautiful, quiet surroundings and the ping pong table was a great treat for the teens!

  • 5 of 5

If you don't like the normal beach seen and want to try something a bit different, this is it! Sitting on the screened in porch, relaxing as boats, jet skis, kayaks travel up and down the Fowl River was awesome! Loved the proximity to Dauphin Island and Mobile. If you want to get away, this is your vacation home.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your review, that's exactly what we love about our river cottage!
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5

Sweet Serenity

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I ventured to the Mobile area for a conference. Instead of staying at the traditional convention hotel, we opted to rent this wonderfully comfortable home 25 minutes from the conference site. What a great decision! Mon Louis River Cottage is a peaceful oasis; yet close to interesting things to do if one is so inclined. Dauphin Island is beautiful...spend some time there. Julie has a comprehensive list of "Kenney Favorites" which is quite helpful. Peace and quite is what you get here. We hope to return when we can spend a week and further explore this beautiful area. Thanks, Julie!

Sue and Dave

Bristol, IN

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sue and Dave, Thanks so much for your kind words, and we too believe our home is better than a convention hotel. :) I'm glad you had some time to relax, and we look forward to your return visit! Julie
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5

Great Thanksgiving Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 had a great time at the River Cottage. The house was very nice, private, and spacious with plenty to do. The sunsets were amazing on the back screen porch and the dock. The ping pong table was a huge hit with the kids (and dad). Everyone loved fishing off the dock. We caught croakers, red fish, trout, and my 8 year old daughter caught a large crab. I would highly recommend the River Cottage to anyone!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Flora, MS
5

Great Place to Relax!

  • 5 of 5

The house and property are beautiful. Secluded but also close to the beach and to Mobile. The screened porch overlooking the river is a great place to relax with a cup of coffee. A very short drive to the beach for sailing or fishing. The beds are comfortable and kitchen is outfitted with everything you would need.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your stay at our home. I'm glad you enjoyed the home and especially the screened porch, one of my favorite parts of our home! We look forward to having you return!
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Rates & Availability

Coden Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
May 13 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 5.0%

We collect 50% of the base rent at reservation, with the remaining rent/tax/cleaning/security deposit due 3 weeks prior to arrival. We accept weekly rentals only for Summer. Holiday weeks add $300.00 . Ask about last minute 3 night rentals for Spring/4 night last minute for Summer.

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