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Gulf Beach Front Home*** Private Heated Pool, 5 Bedroom

(66 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-8 nights
  • Sleeps:17
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

5 Bedroom, 4 Bathrooms, sleep 17.

5 bedroom luxury direct gulf front home on large 'thru' lot which extends from the street to gulf. No houses in front of or behind.

WIFI!, Music hook up (iPod,iPhone,ipad,laptop etc.)

This is the perfect vacation rental, great for families or couples. The interior is spacious with huge living areas.There's plenty of outdoor space, with fabulous views !

Sit on the porch, sip your morning coffee, and enjoy the sights and sounds

This is a 5 bedroom, 4 bath house on Dauphin Island sleeps 17 Adults

Enjoy the quiet southern lifestyle of one of the last Gulf islands to remain unaffected by commercial tourism.


Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 17
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old but may not rent for Party groups of average age less than 25....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Volley Ball and Tether ball courts, bring your volley ball....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Extra $150 per pet, per stay....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17, Beds for 17

  • Foyer Day Bed: 2 twin/ single

    Day bed with trundle (non pop up)...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    Pack and Play crib, we also provide high chair....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    Master bed room...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    State room...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Dorm room-Double bottom/twin top bunk + one twin...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 bunk bed

    The Cave-Two twin/bunks sleeps 4...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Baby Cribs (1 Pack and Play), Day Bed (1), Non pop-up trundle (1), Bunk Beds (2)=4 beds. Capacity in beds is 17. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Double vanity-double head shower/Master...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • Dauphin Island is a barrier island accessed by a three mile, hi-rise bridge. There are some dine in restaurants and take-out foods. Skinners sea food is good for a variety of steamed delicacies and self cook take-out sea foods. Google Dauphin Island restaurants for more info. ...moreless


  • Books:

    some books, lots of magazines...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Behind sofa (living room)...moreless

  • Games:

    Volley ball sand court, tether ball sand court. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable....moreless

  • Stereo:

    An AM FM receiver with an iPod/iphone/laptop plug for your music preference i.e. select cd option....moreless

  • Television:

    In every room...moreless


  • Family


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    beachfront: Your own private beach!!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people



  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker


  • Balcony:

    Five relatively new Adirondack chairs. 12 or so, folding beach chairs in storage box....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Partially covered large deck 680sqft plus pool area....moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane tank grill, replaced every two years....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a public pool Three miles east at $3 per person per day....moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private Pool : 8x14 private Plunge (extended season)...moreless



from 66 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2017 Summer
May 20 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor Day 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

flat fee
2017 Fall
Sep 9 - Dec 22, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 18 - Nov 24, 2017
7 night min stay

flat fee
Christmas 2017
Dec 23 - Dec 30, 2017
7 night min stay

Winter 2018
Jan 1 - Mar 3, 2018
3 night min stay
Spring 2018
Mar 4 - May 18, 2018
5 night min stay
Summer 2018
May 19 - Aug 31, 2018
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor day 2018
Sep 1 - Sep 8, 2018
5 night min stay
Fall 2018
Sep 9 - Nov 17, 2018
3 night min stay
Thanksgiving week 2018
Nov 18 - Nov 24, 2018
7 night min stay

flat fee
Christmas week 2018
Dec 22 - Dec 29, 2018
8 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $150
  • Cleaning Fee $250
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Pet Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 11%


Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

All check out times are at 10 AM. Check in time is 3 PM.

A full name and address must accompany booking for insurance purposes!

A copy of the drivers license of the person booking must be emailed to

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/28/2017
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Mobile, AL
5.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Fort Gains Dauphin Island, AL
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Isle Dauphine club
35 Miles
Nearest Train
Mobile, AL
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-10 two routes depending east or west bound
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Islander
Dauphin Island, AL, USA
Nearest Beach
Bottom of steps

Car: Recommended

Visit the Sea Lab, Historic Fort Gaines, view birds and wildlife and explore secluded beaches at the Audubon Sanctuary, fish on the beach or charter a boat for sightseeing or deep-sea fishing, swim, bike, walk, collect shells, or just RELAX!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I am retired from the fire department and bought the home from my family. Two months later hurricane Katrina totally removed the house from the lot. We rebuilt finishing March 2008.

Why the Owner Chose Dauphin Island, AL, USA:
The original house was built by my grandfather in 1956 for the pleasure of his daughters family. As a child I had full freedom running the beach with very few houses in sight. In 2005 my family wanted to sell and I did not so I bought it from them. Hurricane Katrina totally removed the house from the property two months later. Heart broken, I began to rebuilt on August 12, 2007 finishing March 21, 2008 naming the house 'Grace Like Rain', with my first rental client checking in on 3/22/08. When you experience it yourself, you will understand my love for the location.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
THE PRIVATE Plunge POOL: House features an elevated fiberglass pool. We have a Private, heated Pool facing the Gulf beach of Dauphin Island. House Books Quickly. Pool is Pre-Set @ 90 Degrees oct thru mid May however, that is not to imply that it will be 90 degrees or even be warm enough during the winter to swim. (PLEASE NOTE THAT WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY CAUSE POOL TO BE HOTTER OR COLDER THAN SETTINGS) POOL SIZE IS 8'X15'(4 feet deep). (holds 10-12 People) We cannot guarantee performance and function of the pool and no discounts will be given due to any issues with the pool. The house itself is better than advertised. It is well stocked and everything you would need is available and works. A perfect place for a large group. The living/dining/kitchen area are spacious, with plenty of room for everyone. Great location on the beach. Vacant lot next door same owner. Volley ball net and tether ball.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

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  • As viewed from waters' edge.

    As viewed from waters' edge.

VRBO #424526

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017

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