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Luxury and Leisure-Directly on the beach-Great Balcony

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Sofa Convertible bed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

You will love the view from this large curved balcony. You are just steps from the white sand and water in the Gulf. In July 2014 ABC's Good Morning America rated Gulf Shores as one of the 5 favorite vacation places in the U.S. Enjoy both Luxury and Leisure with a great 4th floor view of the beautiful Gulf Shores beach. USA Today on June 27, 2012 rated the water on Gulf Shores Beaches at 5 stars, the top rating. Travel Channel named Gulf Shores as one of the best 5 beaches in the U.S.

Don't walk across the street or drive and park to go to the beach, this condo is right on the beach.

New paint, mattresses and bedding, entire condo updated. You will enjoy the new feel right on the ocean.

This 4th floor Gulf Front unit looks out on pure white sand and beautiful gulf water. The oversized curved balcony allows for unobstructed views of the beach and provides a great place to watch sunrises and sunsets. The large, high quality outdoor table and chairs offers you the perfect place to have coffee and meals or to simply put your feet up on an ottoman and relax with a good book.

KEYLESS KEYPAD ENTRY TAKES THE ISSUE OF KEEPING UP WITH A KEY A THING OF THE PAST.

Inside the condo you will find upscale furnishings and decorations. With 9 foot ceilings, leather sofa and love seat and a 40 inch flat screen TV with DVD in the living area you will feel like you are on a luxurious vacation in the Caribbean. As in the living area, the master bedroom opens to the balcony and is beautifully furnished with a king size bed and 32 inch flatscreen TV with DVD. The second bedroom has a queen size bed and allows guests to enjoy a 28 inch flat screen TV with built-in DVD player. Each bedroom has a full private bath allowing for the privacy you deserve. Should you need it, a sleeper sofa in the living area converts easily into an additional bed.

Four guests can sit comfortably around the beautiful glass top table for leisure dining or playing cards or other games. A full granite bar seats three guests and provides a handy place for snacking or visiting with the cook. The spacious kitchen has granite countertops throughout and ample dishes and equipment to make your stay quite pleasant. This condo has a utility room with a full size washer and dryer so you don’t have to return home with dirty clothes, and the large hot water heater provides plenty of hot water for washing bodies, dishes and clothes all at the same time.

Island Royale is a 12 year old unit within easy walking distance of everything in Gulf Shores, including shopping and restaurants. The complex is only 83 units with 6 units per floor which allows for an uncrowded beach and comfortable use of both the indoor and outdoor swim-through pools. Comfortable wooden beach loungers and umbrellas may be rented by the day or week. There are hot tubs for your relaxation in both the indoor and outdoor areas. If you like to cook outdoors, you will find BBQ grills waiting for you on the ground floor and you can work off that extra hamburger in the workout/exercise room and sauna on the 3rd floor.

Wired and wireless internet is free for guests in our condo so you have easy access to all internet needs. We believe you will appreciate that this is a non smoking and “NO PETS ARE ALLOWED IN THE UNIT'.

This condo is our home away from home and we believe you will enjoy it as much as we do. We invite you to come to our condo to relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of being on the ocean with all the luxury of a first class condo. You will not want to go home!

SORRY NO PETS!

IF THIS UNIT IS BOOKED, WE HAVE ANOTHER GULF FRONT CONDO AT www.vrbo.com/402650, CONTACT US FOR INFORMATION AT 817-800-7372.

RATES DO NOT INCLUDE 11% TAX AND $120 CLEANING FEE...

RENTERS MUST BE 25 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER!

Keywords: Great Ocean Front Condo

More Details

Owner
John R. Marshall
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017

About John R. Marshall

We bought this unit in Gulf Shores after staying up and down the gulf coast for over 30 years. Gulf Shores is the best place to stay and play!

John R. Marshall purchased this condo in 2007

Why John R. Marshall chose Alabama

Check calendar for availability. We have another gulf front condo close by, if this one is booked give us your dates and we will get back to you.

What makes this condo unique

This complex allows for uncrowded use of beach, pool and all condo facilities. Within easy walking distance of stores and resturants.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great place and very family oriented, great job of decorating and have all the necessary cooking stuff.
Oct 2009
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Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Both baths are tub with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

Luxury and Leisure-Directly on the beach-Great Balcony
average rating of 4.8444443 based on 49 reviews
Russellville
5

Great condo, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this condo! The accommodations were great and it was conveniently located near shopping and restaurants. The balcony provided great views along with a nice place to have coffee and read. The beach access was very convenient as well. I would definitely recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Jeffersonville, IN
3

Short vacation....

  • 3 of 5

We enjoyed the few days we got to stay and then Tropical storm Cindy was going to hit so we came home.. the condo was really clean and nice..

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great condo in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here! Roomy balcony, nice large tile shower, really comfortable bed, and roomy living area. Second bedroom has an extra entrance to the 2nd bath. We had 4 adults and a 3-year-old. The living room furniture was also really comfortable, and the couch pulled out for our granddaughter. We had a some confusion with the parking passes, but it took one quick phone call to the owner to resolve it. Loved not having to have a key to enter the room, the fast elevator, and the closeness and ease of access to the beach. The new condo being built next door wasn't an issue. The store across the street has anything you might need, whether groceries or beach items! Try the f'real shakes!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking time to send a review, if you book again next year you will get a discount. Bath vent fan replaced today and light issue resolved. Thanks, John
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5

Great condo with an incredible view!

  • 5 of 5

We will likely rent this condo again next summer. Great location within walking distance to many places. Well kept and access to the beach was great!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice condo, outstanding view!

  • 5 of 5

This condo worked perfectly for our anniversary trip to the beach. I loved how both the living room and master bedroom looked out onto the beach. The balcony was large. The condo had everything we needed and was in a great location. We could walk down the beach to Bahama Bob's and the Hang Out.

Being on the 4th floor could mean the balcaony is not very private when the beach is very crowded, but that wasn't a problem when we were there in early May.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect vacation

  • 5 of 5

condo was well appointed and well kept. excellent location. staff was very nice.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Pensacola, FL or Mobile, AL
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Numerous within 1/2 mile
Nearest Beach
Property is beachfront
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Late Summer
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 11 2017
4 night minimum stay
$160
$1,000
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 12 2017 - Oct 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
$800
 
 
Shrimp Festival
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Fall
Oct 17 2017 - Nov 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$130
$800
 
 
Winter
Nov 4 2017 - Mar 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$700
$1,600
 
 
Spring
Mar 3 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
Memorial Week
May 26 2018 - May 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Spring
May 30 2018 - Jun 8 2018
3 night minimum stay
$165
$1,100
 
 
Summer
Jun 9 2018 - Jun 29 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
4th of July
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
Summer
Jul 7 2018 - Aug 17 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Fall
Aug 18 2018 - Nov 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$140
$800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning fee $110
Parking Pass $25
Tax Rate 11.0%

Email for specials for returning guests and open dates. Special event dates are higher

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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