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'Charlotte'S Web ' @Surfside Shores, Fort Morgan,Alabama

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' is our custom built,private beach home located near mile marker 7 on Fort Morgan road (highway 180) in the quiet,beachside community of Surfside Shores ,adjacent to KIVA DUNES GOLF COURSE. 'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' is at the western end of Surfside Shores ,on a dead-end street, just 40 steps from the beautiful white sandy Fort Morgan beach. Our home rests on a 200 ft. wide lot facing the beach with plenty of room for parking and outdoor activities,vollyball,horseshoes,etc.Underneath the house is paved for parking,with a storage room and an inviting porch swing for catching those cool breezes off the gulf.

'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' is smoke free,with spectacular views from every room. One can enjoy the 40 ft wrap-around deck as you watch the dolphins play, seabirds following the shrimp boats, and soaring pelicans overhead. (The seabirds will eat out of your hand as you stand on the deck !!)

A portion of the deck is under roof,so you can use the furnished charcoal grill in case of rain.

Each of the 1st floor bedrooms has a complete separate bath. The WEST bedroom down has 1 king-size bed with glass shower in the bath and separate vanity area. Washer and dryer are located in this bath. The EAST bedroom down has double beds,bath with tub/shower combination and separate vanity.

There are two bedrooms located upstairs both with breathtaking views overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.A large bath with glass/marble shower and a double cultured marble vanity opens off the hallway between the two bedrooms.

The upstairs bedroom WEST features twin beds and a futon for relaxing or an additional sleeper. The upstairs bedroom EAST has 1 double bed,and is the smaller of the two bedrooms.

The complete kitchen has everything needed for your cooking needs-----self-cleaning oven with glass cook-top, dishwasher,frost-free refrigerator with icemaker,microwave oven, plenty of dishes,utensils ,and just about every small appliance you can think of. The kitchen opens into the 16 ft. high cathedral great room,36 ft .wide with windows all around overlooking the beach. The great room has a sectional sofa and a sofa and love seat, with room enough to seat everyone.Cable t.v. is through Dish Network with t v ,dvd or vcr in every bedroom and a 48' large screen tv in the great room.

Keywords: Just 13.5 miles west of highway 59 (Gulf Shores Parkway) you'll find 'CHARLOTTE'S WEB',our lovely 4 bedroom,3 bath beach home. 'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' is located in the quiet, beachside sub-division of Surfside Shores,less than 40 steps from the white sandy beach and sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Located adjacent to world class KIVA DUNES GOLF COURSE and just 5 miles west of beautiful PENINSULA GOLF COURSE,Surfside Shores is a golfer's paradise. Surfside Shores beachs are 'pet friendly' and we welcome our guests' pets.

'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' invites you to the gorgeous sunsets and warm gulf breezes,of Fort Morgan,with views of the beach from every room, 200 ft.wide lot facing the beach,plenty of parking and room for vollyball and outdoor games, and a 40 ft wrap-around deck complete with deck chairs, tables, loungers.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
30%
Calendar last updated:
April 29, 2017

About The Owner

My wife Charlotte and I live in Vincent, Alabama, just east of Birmingham on Logan Martin lake. We purchased the lot in Surfside Shores in 1998 and built 'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' in 1999. The many memories of trips to this beautiful place with our children,grandchildren and friends will endure for a lifetime . We have recently decided to share 'CHARLOTTE'S WEB' with others, whom we hope will enjoy and treat our home as their very own. We promise to do our very best to make your stay with us the most enjoyable ever. We are just a phone call away if needed,and have a local resident of Surfside Shores on stand-by in case of emergency.

The Owner purchased this house in 1999

Why The Owner chose Fort Morgan

We vacationed in beautiful Gulf Shores for many years,before deciding to purchase our property. We had planned to wait a few years to build, however, 'happy feet' got the best of us, so 1 year later we designed and built our dream home overlooking the magnificent Gulf of Mexico.

What makes this house unique

The peace and quiet of this area is unique,while only a few steps from the beautiful beach,on a dead end street, within walking distance of one of the most celebrated golf courses in the south, yet only 15 minutes from the bright lights,shopping,restaurants,and amusements of the Gulf Shores area

Amenities

Surf Side Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , separate single vanity
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , separate single vanity
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , double vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

'Charlotte'S Web ' @Surfside Shores, Fort Morgan,Alabama
average rating of 4.5 based on 18 reviews
booneville, ms
5

Charlotte's Web is awesome!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough nice things about our rental of Charlotte's Web!! It was perfect....so perfect that I expect it to be our "go to" place for all of our future trips! Don't miss out on this one! The owners are great, the house and location is great and if I could own a house on the beach, it would be this one!

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Melba Thank you so much for such a nice review. Charlotte and I and our family and friends enjoyed charlotte's web for many years before we began sharing with others. We have since met and shared our home with many friends/guests. To meet and share the home with wonderful guests like you and your family makes it all worth while. Incidentally, return guests receive a 5% rate discount . We look forward to having you as our guest again soon. Best regards, Bob & Charlotte Garrison
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4

Beach At Its Best!

  • 4 of 5

Our family( there were 9 of us) had a great time at the beach! The house was only a few steps away, and it was great to be able to leave our chairs, umbrella, canopy, etc. set up all week. In addition to beautiful sand, the fact that it is not crowded was a big plus for us. In reference to the house itself, the kitchen was extremely well stocked with every kind of cooking utensil we needed. I do agree with another reviewer about wishing we could have sat more people around the table for dinner, but that really was not an issue. The upstairs provided a totally private area and the fact that the downstairs bedrooms were on opposite sides of the house also provided privacy. Bob, the owner, could not have been more agreeable. We had a slight maintenance issue, and he responded immediately by sending someone to quickly fix the problem. Thanks for an enjoyable stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Always perfect

  • 5 of 5

We have been renting for 6+years for girls beach weekend in August. The deck in the morning is hard to beat. Quiet area, comfortable house. Just what you are looking for if you love the beach and want to relax. Bob is the best owner and has always been wonderful to us.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Arkansas
4

Gem by the beach!

  • 4 of 5

All of the conviences of home. Water hose and shower under the deck came in really handy. Walk to the beach is very short. We took a canopy to the beach on the first day and left it there with our chairs and beach toys. We could see it from the deck and even at night it was never bothered. Furnishings and decorations are a little dated, but we didn't spend much time indoors. It was clean, the A/C was cold and beds were comfortable. Loved having a washer and dryer. We packed our bags to come home with all clean clothes. There is a house right infront, but all you have to do is turn your chair on the deck 45 degrees and you have a beautiful view of the beach and open sky. Home owners were very helpful and friendly.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Van Buren, AR
4

Family Vacation

  • 4 of 5

This is the second year we have rented Charlotte's Web during the 4th of July week. Again we were very pleased with everything. We saw dolphins everyday, many days several times. Beach access is good and sitting on the deck just watching the ocean was wonderful. Everyone had a wonderful time and Bob was very accommodating for us this year and rented to us Sunday to Sunday. We hope to continue our new tradition each year. Thanks Bob and Charlotte for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Wonderful!!!

  • 4 of 5

This was our second year vacationing in Gulf Shores. Charlotte's Web was perfect for our group. Three adults and four children, 11, 11, 9, 5 were all comfortably accommodated in the four bedrooms with plenty of sleeping space. The deck was a wonderful place to watch the sunrise and enjoy the gorgeous views and sounds of the waves crashing. The owner was very friendly and helpful every step of the way. The kids enjoyed all of the games and toys that were available. We will definitely keep this property on our favorites list and I would recomend it for anyone!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Surf Side Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SPRING
Mar 4 2017 - May 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,795
 
 
SUMMER
May 13 2017 - Aug 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,395
 
 
FALL
Aug 13 2017 - Nov 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,795
 
 
WINTER
Nov 28 2017 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,395
$2,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$235
$1,595
 

Additional information about rental rates

$160.00 CLEANING FEE NOT INCLUDED.

WE ACCEPT PERSONAL CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS. SECURITY DEPOSIT REQUIRED($200.00) TO RESERVE,WITH TOTAL

RENTAL DUE ON OR ABOUT 30 DAYS BEFORE CHECK-IN.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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