Beautiful - Relaxing - Waterfront Cottage 6 Mi. from Gulf Shores - Fort Morgan(37 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)
A short drive just across highway 180 and you are on the beautiful white sandy public beaches adjacent to the National Wildlife Preserve. Enjoy the blue water and surf during the day and in just a few minutes, you are back at the Little House by the Bay.
The property includes a 130 foot pier to fish, crab and sunbath from. If you are a boater, you can moor your boat 150' off shore at mooring posts and wade in waste deep. By boat, you are justa 20 minute boat ride from Lulu Buffet's Bar and Grill and all the sites of Gulf Shores. Futher to the East on the intercoastal, and you are at Orange Beach and Perdido Pass.
A 16 mile boat ride to the West will put you at Fort Morgan and the Mouth of Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. A bit further West and you are at Dauphin Island. Some of the best in-shore and off-shore fishing and crabbing are right at your finger tips.
The Little House by the Bay is a 1,000 square foot cottage with a large great room (den kitchen) and a very large bedroom with a king size bed, and a bunk bed. The couch is also comfortable and blow up mattresses can be put in the den. There is bed sleeping for 4, and room a for a few others. The House has been recently refurbished inside and out and is nicely appointed, with very fine furnishings and all the modern amenities.
• Direct Satillite TV in Den and Bedroom
• Dishwasher, Fridge with Icemaker
* Oven, Range, seating for 5 at the bar for dining.
• Large Screened in Porch
• Barbeque Grill
• Fine Leather Furnishings and Custom Interior Millwork
• 1 roomy Bath with Large Shower
Leave your stress behind and immerse yourself in unparalleled relaxation at the Little House by the Bay!
THE PERSONAL TOUCH - The owners, Donny and Kay Mecke, will personally communicate with you and help assure that this property meets your requirements and provide assistance and advice helping you plan your vacation. We strive to respond to all inquiries very quickly and personally, and we take extra effort to make sure that that the availability calendars are always up-to-date.
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Member since: 2009
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6
- King size bed (1), Bunk Bed (1), 1 Single Bed (1) - Sleeps 5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - Feb 28, 2017
3 night min stay
Mar 1 - May 14, 2017
3 night min stay
May 15 - Aug 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Aug 16 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee (per stay) $150
- Tax Rate 8.5%
Monthly Off-Season Rates are $2,685.00 per month, including all utilities, lawn service, garbage, Cable TV, Electricity, Sewer and Water, Internet.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Adjacent to Bon Secour National Wildlife Reserve, just a few minutes or short bike ride to Gulf Beaches!
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: Donny and Kay Mecke purchased the Little House by the Bay in 2001 as an investment property, and it will eventually be our retirement home location. The house has been completely renovated and is equipped with all new furnishings and appliances. Donny and Kay live nearby in Baldwin County with their teen age daughter, Audrey.
Why the Owner Chose Gulf Shores, AL, USA:
The North Shore of the Fort Morgan Penisula has breath taking views of Bon Secour and Mobile Bays with beautiful sunsets and wildlife. The historic area is secluded, private and peaceful. The large 2 acre lot borders the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge and is just 10 minutes from Gulf Shores.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The screened in porch, large patio and fishing pier feature spectacular views. The 150 shoreline offers great fishing and crabbing opportunities for the sportsman.
- Primary: +1 2516106966 Owner's Cell Phone (Donny)
- Secondary: +1 2514470065 Owners Home Phone
- Tertiary: +1 2519784917 Owner's Cell Phone (Kay)
Peace and Tranquility by the Bay!
Sunset - from the Little House by the Bay fishing pier.
Beautiful, Modern Kitchen
Very large great room and Kitchen facing Bedroom
Large Screeded in Porch
Large outdoor Patio facing Beach
Covered Parking on property
Sunset over neighbor's pier to the East.
Pier for Fishing, Swimming and incredible Sunsets!
Great Room Sitting Area
Beautifully appointed Den
Bath with large Shower (sorry - no tub)
Your View of Mobile Bay
View looking North
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Monday, January 16, 2017
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