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SANDBOX 4BR/3BA w/POOL!: Spacious beachfront Paradise! Wedding Friendly!

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

Welcome to Paradise! 4 BR/3BA Duplex Home with Pool

GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR LARGE GROUPS and WEDDINGS! Teaming up with the adjacent 4 bedroom AQUA VISTA duplex unit VRBO #308451 enables rental guests to secure one or both sides of the building for large group rental so we can accommodate your wedding, reunion or family groups and sleep approx. 10 per side. CALL ME IF INTERESTED IN ONE OR BOTH SIDES 256-572-4700

Check out our beautiful new furnishings. We just updated the den and freshened our king bedrooms with new mattresses and bedding. Sandbox is a beautifully decorated 4 bedroom/ 3 bath duplex that is directly facing the Gulf of Mexico in Orange Beach, Alabama. The home is located on the sandy beach and sits gulf front with unobstructed view of ocean and beach. Step out of the home onto the deck and watch the dolphins play while enjoying your morning coffee. Walk downstairs onto the sandy beach, catch a few rays and enjoy the ocean waves lapping at your feet. Sit by the pool and relax with a cool swim. Enjoy grilling on our charcoal grill located on the beach side under the home.

Sandbox has all of the amenities you could ever want in a beach vacation home without the noisy, crowded elevators of a large condo property. We have four spacious bedrooms, 3 nice bathrooms, ample parking underneath home and in adjacent parking area, a large pool, and a storage closet for easy access to beach chairs and pool items. We have some infant and toddler furnishings too!!

As you walk into Sandbox, you will notice that it is tastefully decorated with comfortable, designer furnishings. This home has 4 TVs, 2 DVD players, a CD player and free WiFi access. The four bedrooms are configured with 2 king-sized beds, 1 queen bed, 2 twin beds and there is a sofa bed in the den for additional sleeping. The first floor has a kitchen, great room den, laundry and one king bedroom with adjacent bath. The well-equipped kitchen has stainless appliances, granite counter tops, an eat-in bar for four and a dining area that seats six. Just off of the den and kitchen, there is a large partially covered deck where you can enjoy spectacular views of the dunes and water. The second floor has THREE Bedrooms. Two bedrooms share a bath, and the gulf front master bedroom suite has it's own private bath and reading nook. The master bath has a dual vanity, a shower and a spacious garden tub. The master bedroom even has its own private balcony where you can enjoy the sights and sounds of the surf, spectacular sunrises and the glows of the sunsets.

So, come on down to the lovely beach. You’ll soon find out why we call it “paradise”. Orange Beach offers a slow- paced, fun atmosphere for the whole family. There are shops, unlimited restaurants, parks with walking trails, golf courses and tennis courts nearby, and miles of beautiful white sandy beaches to explore.

The property manager lives in nearby Gulf Shores and is available to keep the building in pristine condition and to address any concerns immediately. Check us out!! You won’t be disappointed in our property or our commitment to service and satisfaction. Be sure to read our guest reviews…they are from people just like you.

Thanks for visiting our site. Feel free to contact me at one of the phone numbers on the right. I will be glad to help you with your reservation and answer questions you have about this incredible duplex. Remember, your beach vacation is just a click or a phone call away!!.

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Property Manager
Rhonda Barber
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Rhonda Barber

We have enjoyed coming to the beach for many years. Our daughter introduced us to Orange Beach after visiting here while she was in college. Our family loves the area and the relaxed atmosphere. We are excited about sharing our home with other families.

Rhonda Barber purchased this house in 2003

Why Rhonda Barber chose Alabama

This property has an awesome view of the beach and water. We enjoy sitting on our decks and watching the dolphins and fish jump and play. The sunrise and sunsets are amazing too. The pool offers a cool alternative to the ocean on a hot day.

What makes this house unique

This area of the beach is just our little piece of heaven. It is quiet and not crowded with vacationers or rows of chairs and umbrellas. It has the feeling of a small community where you can choose to get to know your 'neighbors' or just be alone. There are many fun "adventure" venues for children in the area including mini golf, arcades, dolphin cruises, pirate ship rides, and shops to explore. Numerous family and some upscale restaurants within 5-15 minutes, convenient grocery stores and fun nightlife with live music and dancing.


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(24 traveler reviews)

SANDBOX 4BR/3BA w/POOL!: Spacious beachfront Paradise! Wedding Friendly!
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
Bossier City, LA, USA

Splendid Labor Day retreat

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful beach home! Sandbox is in the perfect location, the home is spotless and beautifully decorated! You are just steps from the gorgeous beach. The home is spacious, comfortable and well appointed. We found everything we needed right on hand including beach chairs! Our favorite spot was the third floor balcony with a clear view of the beautiful beach and water. We even sat there the day it rained and watched the storms go across the water. Rhonda is wonderful to work with, so if you are looking for the perfect family getaway, Sandbox is right for you! We hope to go back in the future!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jacksonville, Ar.

Fabulous week

  • 5 of 5

There were 11 of us during this week and we had plenty of room. The kitchen is stocked so well and the huge refrigerator was wonderful. The beds are comfortable and we slept so well. One day we had 20 people there and we were still not crowded with the big den area and the the huge back porch. Rhonda is such a super nice lady that always gets right back to you if you have questions or need anything. We have stayed twice now with Rhonda and if we get to go next year it will be at the Sandbox or Aqua Vista.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highly Recommended Rental

  • 5 of 5

This rental is in excellent condition--very clean, nicely furnished, and with a kitchen that is well appointed. The location is convenient to shopping, dining, and entertainment. Particularly noteworthy was the property manager's commitment to customer service. Rhonda always replied to my inquiries in a timely manner, went out of her way to help in the planning of my mom's 75th birthday party that we held on the ground level of the unit, and made sure there were solar lights to illuminate the path to the beach. The nearby high-density condo flooded the beach with lounge chairs and renters packed in like sardines, which made us really appreciate the relatively quiet beach associated with this property. The swimming pool was a nice option, especially for small children.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and for taking care of our home. We are committed to a well manicured property and strive to help our guests have a great experience. We are very proud of our lovely beach and the beautifully maintained area. We hope you will stay with us again when you return to Orange Beach.
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Great Location, Clean, Spacious

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved the house. It was very updated, clean and well-maintained. The private beach area is awesome. (we did have some spill over from the large condo units down the beach towards memorial day) The house is in a great location close to restaurants, stores, etc. Cayman's, Tacky Jacks were some of our favorite places to eat. Master Bedroom balcony has awesome views of the beach and gulf.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My family of 10 stayed at Sandbox for my parent's 40th anniversary. Everything was perfect. The decor is lovely and the home is spacious. We loved that we had our own space right on the beach.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Easy, fun, perfect

  • 5 of 5

This was my first time not staying in a high-rise condo in Orange Beach, and there couldn't have been anything more perfect for our family. The beach (my favorite) was a quick walk over the dunes, the kids loved easy access to the pool, and my in-laws favored their time on the deck. Location (in my opinion) is just right.

The house itself was spacious, lovely, and clean. Local manager Rhonda is awesome. I'd recommend this place (and the other side, Aquavista) to anyone in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words regarding Sandbox. We too love the home and are happy you were comfortable and found our spaces inviting. Please do come again and stay with us.
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Pensacola 40 minutes/ Mobile 1.25 hours
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Live Bait
Nearest Ferry
28 Miles
end of Hwy 180 Ft. Morgan Road
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Live Bait

Foley Outlet Center is located approx 10 miles N on Hwy 59 in Foley; The Wharf shopping and family activities located approx 3 miles N on Canal Road; Gulf Shores Zoo on Hwy 59 in Gulf Shores; BattleShip Alabama on Causeway in Mobile approx 50 mi; Naval Air Museum in Pensacola approx 30 mi


Rates & Availability

Orange Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 3 2017 - Mar 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
late spring
Apr 29 2017 - May 12 2017
4 night minimum stay
early summer
May 13 2017 - May 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
late summer
Aug 5 2017 - Sep 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
late fall
Oct 28 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING $185 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed with $450 initial payment and a $500 damage deposit check mailed with completed rental agreement. Damage deposit is refunded after your stay with satisfactory inspection. Reservations cancelled prior to 90 days of arrival incur a $100 processing fee deducted from damage deposit. Add 3% to total with payment by credit card Pay Pal. Special events and holidays may require additional deposit and or additional minimum night's stay. Labor Day, Thanksgiving, New Year's Eve, Shrimp Festival (in October) and Hang Out Music Festival (in May) minimum night's stay is 4 nights.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Orange Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , first floor adjacent to bedroom and den
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , adjacent to twin bedroom on 2nd floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , double vanity, linen closet, garden tub
  • 3 bathrooms . all have tubs and showers and hair dryers. They are fully stocked with fluffy towels
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 second floor - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 second floor - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    First floor bedroom - 1 king , large walk in closet
    Bedroom 4 Master suite - 1 king , walk in closet, reading nook, balcony 2nd floor
  • King size beds (2) first floor bedroom has king bed and master bedroom has king bed and is located on second floor: both king bedrooms have adjacent baths, Queen size Beds (1) queen bedroom located on second floor, Twin or Single Beds (2) twin bedroom located on second floor with adjacent bath, Baby Cribs (1) a pack and play is available in unit for toddlers or infants, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) sofa in den converts to queen bed
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
This home has a storage area located under home for beach chairs and pool items. There are some beach chairs for use by rental guests provided. Have infant/toddler beds, chairs, utensils, etc. Just request!

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