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Beautiful 3 Bedroom, Beach View,100 Yds to Gulf in Family Friendly Ft Morgan

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Last updated: 04/23/2016

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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This beautifully decorated well-maintained 3 bedroom, 2.25 bath, beach view home,'Mim's Whim' in Ft. Morgan is a 2nd tier beach house located approximately 50 YARDS FROM THE BEACH AND 100 YARDS FROM THE WATER'S EDGE across a lazy beach road.It is ideal for 2 couples and children or just for two! It offers a spacious floor plan with a very large master bedroom in addition to two other large bedrooms. All 3 bedrooms are equipped with new 32' flat screen TVs & DVDs as well as atomic alarm clocks with USB ports for ease of charging your personal devices while you sleep.

The great room has a 42' flat screen HDTV with surround sound theater system and an ipod/iphone dock as well as blu ray/DV player. Video library of movies and for children as well as adults! Internet, password protected WiFi, cable with premium channels, DVR and phone with free domestic calling.

The kitchen, open to the great room and dining area, is fully equipped for your family gathering and features a large counter bar. A new stainless steel range with convection oven and dishwasher with added features (delay start, quiet) were installed October 2013. Ten people can be seated for dining at the counter bar and dining table. Mim's Whim', with its close proximity of only 100 yards away from the waters edge, is the perfect setting for you to create a memorable vacation for your family and friends.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of 25 for renters, No vacationing students...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • The master bedroom has custom drapes with room-darkening lining. It is equipped with a writing desk where guests can set up their computer. Free long distance is provided for guests along with cable, internet and WiFi. Both the master bedroom and the 2nd bedroom have new Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses and luxury sheets. The 3rd bedroom features twin beds with new Serta mattresses and a large chest of drawers for plenty of storage. All 3 bedrooms have TVs and DVDs. The bedrooms sleep 6 and the sleeper sofa in the great room sleeps 2....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • In addition to 2 full baths, there is a guest vanity bath area so there are really 2.25 baths....moreless

Other Amenities

  • A Welcome Book which has recommended restaurants as well as brochures with area activities is provided for guests....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV w/DVD players in all 3 bedrooms. Great room has Home Theater System w/Surround Sound and iPod docking...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    4 Flat Screen TVs, one 32" in each bedroom in addition to 42' HDTV Great Room. ...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Beach View property...moreless

  • Beach View:

    Nice view from front deck of beach. Can see beach from family room and from deck....moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Can see beach & water from deck. ...moreless

  • Water View:

    View of Mobile Bay in distance from Master Bedroom & 3rd bedroom...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Washer & Dryer conveniently located in hallway closet next to kitchen...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free domestic long distance...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WiFi throughout house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking:

    Covered parking for 4 cars underneath house...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath, hand towels & wash cloths...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Conveniently located next to kitchen....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WiFi throughout house...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    L...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    New stainless steel dishwasher with delay cycle option....moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Convection, conventional...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    New range with conventional as well as convection ovens w/ glass cooktop including warm option....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio:

    Comfortable lounge chairs & Adirondack chairs on front deck for sunning or enjoying watching beach activities/wildlife...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill:

    New gas grill (May 2015) provided on downstairs deck....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Sep 6 - Oct 31, 2016
5 night min stay
$160
$950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

***Some Event Premiums May Apply***

**Rates do not include applicable tax and fees**

**Optional Travel Insurance Available**

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Manager's cancellation policy:

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Location

  • Fort Morgan State Park

    "Historic Civil War Fort at mouth of Mobile Bay where Admiral Farragutt said, "Damn the torpe..."

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  • Estuarium at Dauphin Island Sea Lab, The

    "Marine Science Museum highlighting the 4 coastal habitats of coastal Alabama."

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  • Mobile Bay

    "Our house is located on a peninsula only 2 miles wide--- with the Gulf on one side and Mobil..."

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  • LuLu's

    "Terrific family friendly restaurant with great food! A MUST for visitors to Gulf Shores! Ki..."

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  • Acme Oyster House

    "Good food and family friendly restaurant with a play area out back for the kids."

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  • Fort Morgan State Park

    "Historic Civil War Fort at mouth of Mobile Bay where Admiral Farragutt said, "Damn the torpe..."

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2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tacky Jack's
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Dauphin Island Ferry
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tacky Jack's

Car: Necessary

Ft. Morgan is truly a unique beach destination with its eclectic colorful palette of beach homes positioned near the Gulf. Some have described it as the last 'beach frontier' with its lack of commercialism, yet close proximity to shops, golf courses, and restaurants. Its relaxed ambiance, lazy streets, and family friendly environment are reminiscent of simpler times. It is not unusual to see locals and tourists alike bicycling down neighborhood streets enjoying watching wildlife as well as other people participating various activities on Ft. Morgan's beautiful beaches.

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, parasailing, shelling, wildlife viewing, spa, mini golf, golf, water slide

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2016

Why Gulf Shores, AL, USA:
Ft. Morgan is truly a unique beach destination with its colorful palette of eclectic beach homes positioned near the water. Some have described it as the 'last beach frontier' with its lack of commercialism, yet close proximity to shops, golf courses and restaurants. Its relaxed ambiance, lazy streets, and family friendly environment are reminiscent of simpler times. It is not unusual to see locals as well as visitors enjoying leisurely bike rides while watching wildlife or beach activities. Ft. Morgan is a charming,friendly community with a small town feel.


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Photos

  • Exterior of Mim's Whim

    Exterior of Mim's Whim

  • Front deck with lounger, Adirondacks for great 'beach watching'

    Front deck with lounger, Adirondacks for great 'beach watching'

  • From Deck Looking East

    From Deck Looking East

  • New range & dishwasher.Washer & dryer conveniently located next to kitchen.

    New range & dishwasher.Washer & dryer conveniently located next to kitchen.

  • Master BR, King bed, New Serta Perfect Sleeper Mattress

    Master BR, King bed, New Serta Perfect Sleeper Mattress

  • Master Bedroom Chest of Drawers w/TV, DVD, Custom drapes w/room-darkening lining

    Master Bedroom Chest of Drawers w/TV, DVD, Custom drapes w/room-darkening lining

  • New decor in 2nd Master Bedroom.  TV/DVD sits above dresser  (not shown)

    New decor in 2nd Master Bedroom. TV/DVD sits above dresser (not shown)

  • Bath between 2nd and 3rd Bedrooms

    Bath between 2nd and 3rd Bedrooms

  • Guest Bath Vanity

    Guest Bath Vanity

  • Uncrowded sugar white sand beach directly across street from Mim's Whim.

    Uncrowded sugar white sand beach directly across street from Mim's Whim.

  • French doors from family room to deck. Covered parking underneath house

    French doors from family room to deck. Covered parking underneath house

  • From Deck Looking West

    From Deck Looking West

  • Ample work space at counter and additional seating.

    Ample work space at counter and additional seating.

  • MBR Desk, Free Long Distance, Internet, WiFi, Bay View

    MBR Desk, Free Long Distance, Internet, WiFi, Bay View

  • Master Bath Vanity

    Master Bath Vanity

  • 2nd Master Bedroom

    2nd Master Bedroom

  • Twin beds w/new Serta mattresses, TV w/DVD player, large chest of draw

    Twin beds w/new Serta mattresses, TV w/DVD player, large chest of draw

  • Grill area under house with deck & porch swing. Hot/cold shower.

    Grill area under house with deck & porch swing. Hot/cold shower.

  • Beautiful Ft. Morgan Beach sunrise

    Beautiful Ft. Morgan Beach sunrise

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 29, 2016

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BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM, BEACH VIEW,100 YDS TO GULF in FAMILY FRIENDLY FT MORGAN

Gulf Shores, AL, USA #336067ha

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