Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

5 Star East Corner Unit, 20% Off till November 1st (please read details)

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,680 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious and Clean Beach Front Condo, 2 Br/2 Ba plus 2 Sofa Beds (Sleeps 4-7).

*They are currently in the end phase of exterior renovations at the complex; they have been stripping and replacing the stucco surfaces since February. Our balcony was completed in June and can be seen in the latest pictures above. The outdoor pool is being resurfaced and should be done by the end of October, but the gazebo and gas grill sections remain open for use. The interior pool area (including a large climate controlled pool and deck, hot tub, exercise room, sauna, steam-room) is fully functional and will remain open along with complete access to the beach and boardwalk.

*Due to possible limitations, we have lowered our prices by 20% until November 1st (discounts are already reflected in our current pricing; please see below). Weekly rates also reflect our '7th Night Free' discount.

*Renters have asked us to offer a refundable damage deposit ($500) in lieu of the $59 non-refundable insurance fee; if you would prefer to pay for insurance, then please let us know and we will make the adjustment.

*We respond to inquiries quickly (many within 30 minutes)...if more than 6 hours has passed and you haven't received a response, then please check your spam folder.

This 2 bedroom/2 bath high end unit in Escapes! To The Shores (one of the most spacious and sought after complexes on the Gulf Coast) offers many top notch amenities including outdoor pool, indoor heated pool, kiddie pool (with water features), hot tub, sauna, steam room, spa, exercise room, activity center, covered parking garage, covered entry from your car all the way to the unit, lighted boardwalk, a gazebo, and Wilmington stainless steel gas grills. The building is directly on the beach overlooking the sparkling waters of Orange Beach and the Gulf of Mexico.

The condo itself has many extras that you don't commonly find in other rental units. We have a decked out kitchen with all of the power appliances you should need to cook even a Holiday meal, plenty of fluffy towels (including beach towels), DVD libraries for kids and parents, wireless internet, separate showers and jetted tubs in both bathrooms, and much more.

Well-situated near restaurants, shopping centers, entertainment, and other activities; this coveted Orange Beach condominium is an ideal place for your next sun laden excursion.

We hope you enjoy your vacation, wherever you may decide to stay.

In 2011 Gulf Shores/Orange Beach, Alabama was the only beach area along the whole of the Gulf Coast to receive multiple five star ratings (only 14 locations in the United States were given this stamp of quality) from the Natural Resources Defense Council. **Update for 2013: The 2012 report is out and once again Gulf Shores/Orange Beach was the only area along the Gulf Coast to receive a 5 star rating. Only 11 other beaches in the United States received this distinction.

(Parking Passes are good throughout your stay.)

Keywords: Condominium, Escapes, gulf, gulf coast, resort, ocean, gulf shores, orange beach, view, seaside, beachside, sand, luxury, amenities, discount, corner.

More Details

Owner
Rus Camus
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 15, 2017

About Rus Camus

We're just a simple family from New Orleans that enjoys vacationing in Orange Beach, Alabama.

Rus Camus purchased this condo in 2009

Why Rus Camus chose Alabama

The Orange Beach/Gulf Shores area, located on the southern shores of Alabama, is a great place to vacation. Not too far a drive from many states, it is very clean and has a good balance of people (not overly crowded), great food, multiple types of entertainment (theme parks, golf, parasailing, fishing, etc.), and don't forget the warm sun, white sands and pounding surf. As for the complex, Escapes! to the Shores is one of the best and roomiest condominiums in Gulf Shores. The amenities are second to none. It's right on the beach in the heart of Orange Beach with Gulf Shores just 4 miles to the west and Perdido Key, Florida 6 miles to the east.

What makes this condo unique

We have a number of extras not commonly found in most condos. There are jetted tubs with separate glassed showers in both bathrooms (the master bath has side sprayers), large flat screens/DVD players in den/bedrooms, 2 movie libraries (one for kids), wireless internet, washer/dryer, and a kitchen which includes blender, mini-chopper, food processor, coffee maker (and grinder), toaster, crock pot, and even a bread maker.

Amenities

Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 16
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Very large shower with side jets and a sprayer with hose.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Also has a separate glass shower with jetted tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Includes 2 windows with views to the east.
  • 2 King size beds (1 in each bedroom), 1 sofa sleeper and 1 love seat sleeper in the living area; the sofa sleeper is a queen (sleeps 2) and the love seat sleeper is a twin (sleeps 1 adult or 2 children).
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The amenities are top of the line. In addition to those mentioned above there is an activity center, playground, and exercise room. Also there is a check-in desk on the 3rd floor in the complex. This means no driving around town to rental agencies just to get your key. Checking in late? Not a problem, there are guards on-site to provide you with a key-card and let you into your unit. If you're 'really' late then your check-in packet can be left for you in a punch-pad accessed lock box (also located on-site).

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

95% Complete
4% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
5 Star East Corner Unit, 20% Off till November 1st (please read details)
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 44 reviews
5

Orange Beach Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Loved Orange Beach, the locals are so nice and helpful. It's clean with no signs having a anatomical feature on it, no drunken parties, great parking, large rooms, and courteous personnel at the complex!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Nice

  • 4 of 5

The owner was so helpful. One of the more spacious condos we have stayed at.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Benton, ky usa
5

50th wedding anniversary getaway

  • 5 of 5

Nancy and I had a wonderful, relaxing time during our stay. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us this past week, we hope to return again.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Nice Condo!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was spacious and very clean. The view was great from the 16th floor. The owner was accommodating to our needs. The indoor pool, sauna, steam room, and exercise room were nice. We would recommend the property to our friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

It was very nice and well-equipped. We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Very pretty!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. The condo was really nice and clean. The kitchen was well supplied for cooking. It has a gorgeous view of the beach right out of the living room windows. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Cosmo's Restaurant & Bar
"If you go to the Alabama Gulf Coast you need to visit this place at least once. Prices have..."
Carmike Cinemas
"If you want to catch a movie while vacationing in Orange Beach try the Carmike theater at th..."
Wintzell's Oyster House
"This review is for their Orange Beach location. It's more like 3.5 stars...this is a chain,..."
Waterville USA
"If you are looking to get off the beach and want to spend a day in Gulf Shores with the kids..."
Adventure Island
"Easily the best miniature golf course in the area. For just golf expect to spend about $30 ..."
Lost Key
"Located in Florida just over the border. Highly rated course designed by the Arnold Palmer ..."
Orange Beach Golf Center
"Probably the least expensive course in the area and the closest to Escapes! to the Shores. ..."
Perdido Bay Golf Course
"This is not the best course in the area (that distinction belongs to Kiva Dunes), but the re..."
Kiva Dunes Golf Club
"Yeah I know it's $100 to play 18, yeah I know it's 20 miles from Escapes! to the Shores, but..."
Villaggio Grille
"In my eyes the best Italian Mediterranean style restaurant in the area. Located at The Whar..."
Crico's Pizza & Subs
"We love pizza! My son and I will meet any pizza challenge out there, just name the time and..."
Rotolo's Pizza
"Yes I know Rotolo's is a chain, but for some reason they broke the mold of "bad chain" pizza..."
Papa's Pizza -- CLOSED
"I think we said somewhere that we love pizza. I mean, who doesn't...that's just un-italian-..."
Undertow The
"$10 all you can eat boiled royal reds (big deep sea shrimp)...WHAT? That's just crazy! I do..."
Doc's Seafood Shack and Oyster Bar
"I have just one reason to go to Doc's...fried stuff! Not steamed, not grilled, not boiled, ..."
Waterville USA
"If you are looking to get off the beach and want to spend a day in Gulf Shores with the kids..."
Suncoast Beach Services
Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Pensacola International Airport
Nearest Barpub
75 Metres
Wintzell's Oyster House (across the street)
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Perdido Bay Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
AL-59 (in Gulf Shores)
Nearest Restaurant
75 Metres
Wintzell's Oyster House (across the street)
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Blue Reef Watersports (Jet Ski)
Nearest Beach
25 Metres
Step out of the complex and cross the boardwalk.
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Damage Deposit $500

Peak Summer Weekly Rentals are from Saturday to Saturday. No Summer rentals of less than 7 nights will be accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund