Kate's Place - Creole House W/ Bay Access

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Last updated: 08/31/2016
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  • Minimum stay:180 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Your vacation home in Fairhope will be a real treat. It is located on a large lot with lots of privacy. There is a restaurant and a sandwich shop/bakery within walking distance - a block or less. You are within 400' of Mobile Bay where you can enjoy the water, sand, sunshine and a beverage while you enjoy the incredible sunsets

The house is an open floor plan with four bedtooms and three baths.

The master suite is upstairs with a queen bed, private bath, 32' LCD HiDef TV and walkin closet.

Two additional bedromms upstairs share a full bath on the landing at the top of the stairs.

Downstairs is the fourth BR with a walkin closet and joining bath. This bedroom has a 32' LCD HiDef TV.

There is a full kitchen completely equipped for home cooking.

The great room has a wood burning firplace and a 40' HiDef LCD TV with CD player.

Across the street is a walking/cycling path to Fairhope or to the Grand Hotel and beyond. I know you will love the hospitality and and the casual lifestyle that will make your stay one of your most memorable vacations.

Keywords: The house is a classic local design, two stories, a high gabled roof and a front proch on the East side for an afternoon place to read and watch the grass grow.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Includes a large closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Includes a large closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    The downstairs bedroom includes a walk in closet and bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    There is a walk in closet and a private full bath...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1)

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    The only bath room downstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    the shared upstairs bathroom for two bedrooms. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    the private bath for the MBR...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    There LCD HiDef TV's in the living room, the MBR and the downstairs BR...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Private beach on Mobile Bay is 400 feet from the backdoor...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    There is a dining area just off the kitchen and a dining room....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Two HVAC units. One on each floor. Individually controled...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    w/ WiFi...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    w/ wood burning fireplace...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Ample parking for multiple vehicles...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    No plug in facility for an RV...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Catering Available:

    There a number of restaurants in the area that cater. Two Sisters is within walking distance and delivers....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equiped for your cooking needs...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio in the back of the house...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 51 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
180 night min stay

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Cleaning Fee $300


Rental Deposits are non-refundable in case of cancellation. After the deposit the payment of rents are due monthly on the first of the month.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 08/31/2016
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  • Old 27 Grill

    "A great place to meet the locals and have a good lunch."

  • Panini Pete's Cafe & Bakeshoppe

    "A must stop for breakfast or lunch"

  • Buck's Diner

    " A quick reasonable breakfast or lunch."

  • Wintzell's Oyster House

    "A neighbor. If you like oysters, this is the place to be. Other seafood and traditional fare..."

  • Washhouse

    "One of the best dinner meals in Baldwin County."

  • Yardarm Restaurant & Marina -- CLOSED

    "A great view of Mobile Bay and the sunsets. The food is good also. A two for one treat."

  • McSharry's Irish Pub

    "A very good Irish Pub. Great beer and food with the atmosphere."

  • Page & Palette

    "A local gathering spot - great coffee - great bookstore - a popular stop for authors and per..."

  • Gambino's Italian Grill

    "One of the most popular restaurants in town"

  • The Fairhope Inn & Restaurant

    "Always an excellent meal. One of the best places for that special dinner. "

  • Danny's Fried Chicken

    "If you like fried chicken and lots of it, this is your place. "

  • Agave

    "A very nice Mexican restaurant. "

  • Ravenite Pizzaria

    "This is where the locals go for pizza."

  • Tamara's Downtown

    "This is where my wife and I go for tuna steaks. "

  • Two Sisters Bakery and Deli

    "One of the best sandwiches in town. They will deliver to Kate's Place or you can walk."

  • Rock Creek

    "A nice public golf course and restaurant. Open to the public. "

  • Chaufees Catering

    "Some of the best Bar B Que in town. Wood fired oven cooked pizzas. Eat in the garden or take..."

  • Winn-Dixie

    "The best place to buy deli cooked whole chicken. "

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Mobile, AL
150 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Wintzell's Oyster House
51 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Fort Morgan
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lakewood Golf Club
102 Miles
Nearest Train
Hattiesburg, MS
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 98
150 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Wintzell's Oyster House
150 Metres
Nearest Beach
On the property

Car: Recommended


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Kathleen (aka Kate) and I are migrants from the St Louis area. We moved here permanently in '09 for the climate and the lifestyle of a smaller community. Fairhope has all of the advantages of a small town and many of the advantages of a metropolitan area. We love the ambiance, working in the garden, boating on the Bay, meeting new people and keeping up with friends.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The location is THE thing. If you get lazy and don't want to cook, there is a restaurant and a sandwich shop/bakery within EASY walking distance but you still have the privacy of a suburban neighborhood.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Front Entrance

    Front Entrance

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    Downstairs Bedroom

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen


  • Back entrance & Terrace

    Back entrance & Terrace

  • Bedroom 4

    Bedroom 4

VRBO #342187

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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Kate's Place - Creole House W/ Bay Access

Fairhope, AL, USA #342187

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