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Gulf Front Home with Lagoon Access

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Gulf Front House - Fabulous 4 bedroom home that will sleep up to 12 - you can wake up and enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the dolphins play from the two spacious Gulf-facing porches, and spend your afternoons swimming and crabbing in the lagoon, playing on the beach, and grilling out on the lower deck on the beach, followed by an amazing the sunset from the two lagoon-facing porches. Enjoy your Gulf Shores vacation in a private gulf front home without the crowds!

This spacious 3000 square foot beach getaway will allow your party to enjoy the sun and sand without the hassle. The beautiful beach is just a few steps over the dune, so grab your sunscreen, cooler and enjoy!!!!!!!!

This 4 bedroom, 4 bath home has an open living room, dining room and kitchen perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. Completing the first floor is a powder room, the master bedroom with a queen bed and a walk-in tiled shower, as well as a second bedroom with a queen offering a door to the gulf-facing balcony.

The upstairs has 2 additional bedrooms (each with 1 queen bed and 2 twin beds and a private bath) and an open living area for entertainment, games, watching TV, or watching pelicans fly over the Gulf. All the rooms have abundant windows which take advantage of the awesome views. An iPod stereo system is available in the lower living area.

Our home offers a vacation you and your family will cherish forever!

Keywords: Beach House

More Details

Owner
Kate Reese
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (4), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (1) Pack&Play
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lagoon access (lot directly across street)

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful place. Everything you need is at the house. Kayak, surf boards, towels, plenty of beach toys. Kitchen is fully stocked. All you really need to bring is food & toiltries. Perfect location. Close enough from the town so beach is very private but just a short drive to town. House is perfect. We had 3 families with 6 adults & 6 kids. We had room for more ppl if needed. Never overcrowded. Only complaints were wish there were more patio chairs-maybe some loungers world be great. And arrival & departure on Sat is a nightmare. Traffic is awful during those times. Took us 1.5 hours from the highway to the house on arrival. Come in early in the am & explore the town. Took us 2 hours to get to I10 on departure. Leave early in the am to avoid traffic. Maybe catch the ferry out of fort morgan if you book a slot in advance. Defiantly go to florabama if you like bands/entertainment. It was way fun.

Best beach week ever for us.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Could not have asked for more!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was an awesome vacation for me and my extended family. The owner Kate was so helpful and you can tell the family loves the home. It is a little dated but what it has to offer makes up for it and then some. The home is furnished with everything one could ever want. It has more then ample cooking supplies (including spices). The family made available so many toys, chairs, fishing equipment, kayak, surf boards, sand toys, etc. I will not hesitate to book here again next year. We had a family of 6 adults and 6 children and everyone was very happy and more then enough space. This home is truly a gem.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Loved it

  • 4 of 5

We loved it. I was worried the grandkids would really miss a pool, all for naught. They loved it. We will stay again. Was nice to have 2 living rooms. Kitchen was well stocked. Thank you

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful beach home

  • 5 of 5

I have spent time at the Gulf my whole life but this house is definitively the nicest place we have ever stayed. It was so roomy for our families. The kids took over the upstairs living room and the adults could hang out in the downstairs living room. The bedrooms were comfortable and it was great to have 4 bathrooms, too. The kitchen was the most well stocked kitchen of any rental we have had. They also had all the beach toys, chairs, etc. available. In short, you will not be disappointed. Importantly, it was not near all the condos and heavily populated beach areas but close to "town". We would stay there again in a heartbeat. The ability to walk out the door to the private beach is amazing! Finally, the porches and views of the Gulf and the lagoon were stunning. Thank you for the wonderful home!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

You have to stay here!

  • 5 of 5

We spent our family vacation in this home and found it to be excellent. It is an older home but the space was perfect for everyone to have a private bedroom and bath. On the beach is correct,just a few steps to paradise. Very well equipped with beach toys and chairs. The kitchen had just about anything you could possibly need and all the spices and condiments were a plus. We left a few also. Easy to get to and great restaurants close by. Saw so many dolphins, a few shark(but not close),had sting rays a couple of days and some jellyfish early in the week, but expect that at a beach. One day we actually saw a sea turtle while we were swimming. The house was very clean and had plenty of towels, games, books, magazines, etc. If you forgot something you could easily find something there to serve the purpose. Thank you for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Carter House is the Best

  • 5 of 5

The first thing my husband said when we arrived at the Carter House was it's even better in person than in pictures. This house was very well stocked, spices, beach chairs, toys, beach towels, grill, smoker and so much more. We even used the crab traps and took them to the lagoon across the street and caught crabs that we cooked which was a new experience for some of our family members. We saw dolphins from the balcony every day. There was not a negative thing to say about this spacious and cozy home.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Mar 25 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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