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Excellent Ocean Front/Pool Direct Gulf Views!!!

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 0-6)

No check-in required. Go directly to the your condo with an updated keyless entry. Our guests enjoy the keyless door entry as there are no keys to mess with. We know you have choices on properties to rent and we keep this condo in excellent condition with an attention to detail/updates. You will not have any surprises when you rent from our family. Our guests come back again and again and refer their friends. Rent from our family and you will understand why!

This direct Gulf front condo in on the 8th floor, just high enough for great sweeping views without the loud beach and pool noises.

This one bedroom, two bath condominium has updated tile throughout and has magnificent direct Gulf front views (beach and pool) from the balcony and sleeps 6 with a (very comfortable) king size bed in the master bedroom, convertible queen size sleeper sofa and two hall bunks.

In 2006, Tradewinds building was also updated with a new indoor/outdoor heated swim-through pool, new deck, fencing and lush landscaping.

Also worth noting is that Tradewinds has only 107 condominium units thus the beach is much less crowded than mega-condominium buildings. Tradewinds is about one-half mile from a shopping center which includes a 'Winn Dixie' grocery store as well as numerous other shops (Dollar General Store), restaurants, and an emergency medical center.

Tradewinds is approximately five miles east of the intersection of Perdido Beach Boulevard and Highway 59. This area hosts numerous souvenir shops, restaurants, family entertainment (small amusement park, water park, etc.). The 'Wharf' is also less than 3 miles away from the condo.

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Craig Gagnard
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2018

Why Craig Gagnard chose Orange Beach

We have vacationed all the Gulf Coast area and Love Orange Beach!! The water is beautiful and the sand is clean/white.


Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 8
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please note that all cancelations will be charged a $50 cancelation fee.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Free Wi-Fi Internet service, DVD/Blueray, IPod docking station.


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Excellent Ocean Front/Pool Direct Gulf Views!!!
average rating of 4.6585364 based on 41 reviews

Cozy and Comfortable; Great Owner

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a very enjoyable stay in this Unit at Tradewinds. We loved the ease of getting in and out of the small complex, the easy parking, the great location and the cozy room. Best of all was the owner, who accommodated some needs that we had that went way beyond what is typical.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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No tv.

  • 3 of 5

The condo itself was well equipped & lovely.

Mediacom was out bldg wide upon arrival. Neither remotes worked. My hubby is tv addict, so he wasn't happy.

Occasionally, he could get weather channel only in bedroom. The owner needs to reset or replace the remotes.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sent someone out to check tv's and only needed reprograming due to cable outage. Everything now working like new!
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  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at several condos in Gulf Shores. We decided to try Orange Beach and were totally satisfied with the condo and the area itself. The description of the condo said excellent ocean front and it was as advertised. If this unit is available when we go back I will definitely try to book it. By the way the owner was very nice. I was concerned with the upcoming hurricane and he agreed to let me change my date. With his reassurance we decided to go ahead with our plans and leave a day early. Everything worked out great for us. Great experience!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very helpful owner! Needed get-away!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 had a great family time. The automatic door lock evidently has a small issue if the door shuts too hard (someone opened it when someone else had opened the sliding door on the beach side) and shakes it loose but the owner was very receptive and helpful when we couldn't get in and called.

We are used to having a 2 bedroom unit so the beds in the wall were interesting for our kids. We probably have kids that are too old to fit well into this type of arrangement but at this time it was fine. Younger kids (age appropriate for bunk beds) would love it!

We couldn't locate a flipper for pancakes (a tradition) so we bought and donated one but anything else we needed was there. You should bring your own laundry detergent, dish washing detergent and soap, and toilet paper if there for several days and have a large family. We go out to eat a couple of times but eat in to save some money more so we use the dishes well while at the beach.

Was very thankful for access to the broom to sweep up the sand (or as much as possible when at the beach). Love the close beach access and the pool option.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo

  • 5 of 5

Great view of the beach and also a very nice condo. Loved our stay and will plan on staying here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the gorgeous view! Great location right on the beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Area Attractions/Activities include Adventure Island Amusement Park and Laser Tag right across the street, Water World, Zoo with Petting Zoo, Fishing and Deep/Sea Fishing, Outlet Shopping and Unique Shops, The Warf!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $125

The only additional payment is a $20 parking pass you purchase from security upon arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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