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The COASTAL RETREAT Beach Cottage: The Rookery: Ft Morgan Beach: Gulf Shores

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,153 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

The Coastal Retreat Beach Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8 comfortably)

The Coastal Retreat Beach Cottage is located at the Rookery, has recently been professionally decorated and furnished with care and detail. Snowbirds welcome. GPS address is 5601 Hwy 180, Unit 2701, Gulf Shores, AL.

The Master bedroom has a King bed, the second bedroom features a Queen size bed, and the third bedroom has 2 sets of bunk beds.

The Rookery development is located at mile marker 6, which is 14 miles down Fort Morgan Road from Gulf Shores. The Rookery was designed to be a natural and quiet resort and is located adjacent to the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. This is a wonderful place for families to swim, play and explore.

The complex has two pools: a large, zero entry pool with a tiki bar and a smaller one on the left as you enter the complex. The pool facility also has restrooms as well as an outdoor jacuzzi. The pools are heated beginning March 1. Around the pool, you will also find public charcoal grills as well as a tennis court.

Public beach access is across Fort Morgan Road. Turn right leaving the Rookery, go 1/2 block and turn left on Cortez. The beach is straight ahead. Total distance is approx equivalent of three city blocks.

A marina, boat dock, and restaurants are located nearby. There are nature trails for walking and hiking, as well as a bike path.

There are two top rated golf courses within a few miles: Kiva Dunes and The Peninsula, and several more within driving range.

We accept electronic bank transfers and credit card payments through VRBO and other forms of payment through PayPal.

Keywords: Beach Cottage, Condo

More Details

Owner
Pat
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Pat

Our Family is from Texas.

Pat purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Pat chose Gulf Shores

We bought The Coastal Retreat Beach Cottage because we love the Gulf Shores area and like to get away from the hustle and bustle but also be close to the action if we choose. We also love having the pool when we get tired of playing at the beach. We have the best of all worlds.

Amenities

Gulf Shores Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1153 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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The COASTAL RETREAT Beach Cottage: The Rookery: Ft Morgan Beach: Gulf Shores
average rating of 4.892857 based on 56 reviews
5

Beautiful and felt like home

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful place immediately felt like home. It's beautifully decorated and very spacious. The proximity to the beach was an added bonus. It's just a quick drive a couple of blocks to the water. We were welcomed by Pat and he made us feel at home. Even in the hurricane that came our way! Thank you so much! We will definitely be back and would love to stay in this perfect beach cottage again.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful beach house! We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Amazing beach access.

  • 5 of 5

5th time staying in Gulf Shore by far best rental & service yet! Thanks so much.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awsome stay

  • 5 of 5

Me and my 3 sons 22, 15 and 13 spent the week here at this great lil cottage . close to everything you wanna do. The Beach is walking distance , the pool and hot tub awsome very comfortable stay in cottage 2701 has everything you need for the week . The only complaint we have was leaving this morning and the owner Pat a big Thank You from The Crane family . Very nice guy hope to be back very soon for another stay

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect relaxing getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for a family gathering and relaxing and unwinding.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property a bit hard to find in the dark as the signage on property grounds is not well lit

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay had everything we could need. Had a bit of time figuring out the lock but other than that it was an amazing stay. Owners were very helpful with all our questions.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Time

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time felt at home entire time.

Pool is extra added addition.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning fee $127

Rates are subject to changes until rates are confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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