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Located on the Beach with a Direct View of the Gulf!

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Located on the Beach with a BEAUTIFUL Direct view of the Gulf from the Living room. We have one bedroom with a queen size bed, two bunks in the hallway, and a fold out queen sleeper in the living room. Directly below the balcony is the pool.There are also grills for cooking out. There is a washer and dryer, and the kitchen is fully equiped.This property is located 1 Mile West of Hwy 59 in Gulf Shores.Free High Speed Internet access (WIFI) that can be used anywhere on property.There is a one time $20 Parking fee. (1 car limit)

Keywords: Complex-Westwind, View-Gulf Front, Master bedroom-Queen, Sofa-Sofa Sleeper, Extra Bedding-Hall Bunks, Sleeps six, Outdoor Pool, Elevator, Grill/BBQ, 8th Floor, Parking Spaces-1, Washer/dryer in Condo, Balcony overlooking Gulf, Dishwasher, DVD'S-2, Number of TV's-2, Internet Access-Wireless Free.


1) Are pets allowed? No

2) Is there an indoor pool? No, the pool is outdoors

3) Can we smoke indoors? No

4) What floor are you on? 8th Floor

5) Is there an elevator? Yes

6) What are your 'best rates'? Although we do offer seasonal rates for our snowbirds, and lower rates for extended length of stay, what you see listed is what we feel is fair and competitive.

7) Is your condo fully furnished? Yes, our condo has everything you need for an enjoyable stay. We try to keep it stocked with books, sand toys for children, and binoculars for viewing the dolphins you may see early in the mornings. It is also very clean, and beautifully decorated.

8) Is it directly on the beach? Yes, with beautiful views, especially at sunset.

9) Is there a lifeguard on the beach? We are on a private beach. The lifeguard is only at the public beach.

10) What do the colors of the flags mean on the beach?

Green-great conditions for swimming in the water

Yellow- good conditions, small rip currants possible

Purple- Dangerous marine life spotted..ex. jellyfish or shark

Red-This would be a good day to stay on the beach and play in the sand.

11) Do I have internet service in the condo? Yes, instructions are provided.

12) What are some good restaurants and fun things to do while I am at the beach? A booklet is on the coffee table that gives you a great description of everything you might like to do at the beach.

13) Suppose something goes wrong at the condo and I need maintenance? Although this is extremely rare, there are numbers in the booklet to help you with all

your needs.

14) What is the minimum number of nights? 3 nights is preferred, but we will work with you for special circumstances

15) How do I get my keys? We have a KABA ORACODE which allows every guest to have their own private combination to gain access to the condo. When you make a reservation with us, you will be sent this code.

16) How many cars can I bring? The Association allows one car per bedroom. In this car.

17) Do we have to bring pour own beach chairs and umbrellas? Yes, or you can rent them during the spring and summer on the beach.

18) What are your check in/out times?

3 pm check in

10 am check out

19) Cancellation fee. VRBO will keep the SERVICE FEE upon any cancellation - we do not get this fee, it goes directly to VRBO. As for us, we do have a cancellation fee of one hundred dollars if canceled within two months of your reservation, plus any transaction fee the credit card may charge. If you cancel prior to two months before reservation, you will get a full payment refund, minus any transaction fee the credit card may charge.

More Details

Property Manager
Julie Boothe
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2018

About Julie Boothe

We are happily married (30 year anniversary this summer) and retired from the military.

Julie Boothe purchased this condo in 2011

Why Julie Boothe chose Gulf Shores

We are driving distance from Gulf Shores, and we have always wanted a beach front condo. We chose this property because it was beautifully decorated, and very clean. We put our own personal touch in it, so that when we visit, we feel like we are at home.

What makes this condo unique

Amazing sunsets from the balcony, and if you are lucky, you can dolphins swimming during the morning hours. We are also close to shopping centers, and resturants. A small grocery store is just across the street for the last minute items that may have been forgotten.


Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 8
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
There is a notebook on the coffee table in the living area with with information about many different tourist attractions, and restaurants you may enjoy during your vacation


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Located on the Beach with a Direct View of the Gulf!
average rating of 4.644737 based on 76 reviews

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  • 5 of 5

This condo was exactly what we wanted and needed for our stay! Julie and Kirk made sure everything we might need for our stay was included in their clean and tidy condo. The best part of the condo is the view! Wow! Three of our days included dolphin watching while drinking our morning coffee on the balcony! What a sight! Everything was top notch! We wouldn’t change one thing about this trip!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place, short drive to everything. Great view from the balcony!!!

  • 4 of 5

Nice place. Short drive to everything. Great view from the balcony!!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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super clean

  • 5 of 5

the owner was very prompt to respond to all my inquiries. the unit was as described by the owner. i have stayed in approximately 30 different units over the past 33 years and this was by far the cleanest unit we have ever rented, i mean not a single grain of sand to be found which is common. the overall facility was also clean including the elevator which also has tendancies to be quite filthy. it is apparent that the owners have great pride in the building and it shows.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great views and location !

  • 5 of 5

Loved our condo !! Perfect view , perfect location !! The owners , Julie and Kirk , were super nice and very helpful with our questions and needs .. I will definitely come back to this condo when we visit Gulf Shores again !!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Awesome ocean view. Condo was great. Owners were very quick with responses. They kept in communication with us during Hurricane Nate. We would most definitely like to stay in this condo in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely and had everything we could possibly need. Much note than any other condo we’ve stayed in.

  • 5 of 5

Parking and the elevator was great!!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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"Jimmie Buffett sister owns this place! Great food, great location."
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"Very nice Zoo with well kept animals. Fun for entire family."
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"Great southern seafood! "
Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Pensacola International Airport (PNS) or Mobile AL
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Gulf Shores


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Cancellation policy: If you cancel within 30 days, there will be a $100.00 cancellation fee, plus whatever transaction fee the Credit card may charge
Otherwise, all payment will be returned, minus any transaction fee the credit card may charge.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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