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Private Get Away While Still in the Middle of Everything

(43 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Peaceful 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 6-8 max W/Beautiful Scenery

For all those that want to enjoy privacy on your visit away from home. Perfect for out of town business, family get a ways,or to just visit the magic city. Perfect for golfers and associates, those on extended visits, wedding groups, and events. Convenient to interstates 65, 20/59, highway 280 and 31.

Brookwood & st. Vincents hospitals: 5 minutes
Homewood park: 1/2 mile
Downtown homewood/homewood:1/4- 3/4 mile, 5 churches for all denominations, shopping, boutiques, banks, publix, piggly wiggly, wal-mart, k mart, restaurants,post office, coffee shops,gas station.
Egewood: 3 minutes: Giomarcos Italian restaurant, Joe Joes diner, coffee shop, antique shop,chevron gas

Vulcan park: 5 minutes
Highland ave:7-9 minutes:veranda, bottega cafe & restaurant, the garage cafe & antiques, chez fon fon, highlands bar & grill
Five points: night life 7-9 minutes

Mountain brook village, zoo & botanical gardens: 7-9 minutes away

Brookwood mall: just under 3 miles

Dr. Pepper place: restaurants, sat-outdoor 10 minutes
Airport: 12-15 minutes
Birmingham museum of art: 15 minutes
Birmingham civic center: 15 minutes
Downtown: 10 minutes


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 05/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    pets allowed but need permission....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is legal; However there is smoking only in back yard designated area. Ashtrays provided for extinguishing....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Full/Queen Beds in each room. Fresh linens provided. Closets house extra blankets if needed. Televisions/Flat screens are in all of the rooms. Lamps provide light for night time reading. Master has a speaker bar under TV for Ipod ,radio, TV....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 3: toilet


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • All three bathrooms have fresh white towels and linens. Shampoo,body wash/soap, lotion and other amenities are provided....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Please note there is a $75.00 +/- cleaning fee. If you would like the home cleaned during your stay please ask and we will provide options and prices.No refunds at all....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    seats 4-6 at Dining table. Also bar/island sits 2-4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    one FP in Living Room, One FP on screened in porch....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wireless available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Driveway and street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    2-12 cup stainless Cuisinart coffee makers. Coffee,creamer, sugar, splenda etc provided. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All Size plates,bowls,mugs, and glasses provided. Utensils include: Knives,forks, spoons,steak knives, and a variety of cooking pieces. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    stainless dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Chefs Kitchen with main sink and a prepping bar sink. Butlers pantry is attached for extra use and sitting. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    stainless microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Stainless gas oven....moreless


  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    2nd private open deck. Relaxing peacefully....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Garden and other seasonal flowers and blooming shrubs....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.7
from 43 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$189 $199
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • refundable damage deposi $100
  • cleaning fee $75
  • Taxes Not included


We will also offer a payment system if needed,However there are to be NO refunds...

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/22/2017
Check availability
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates


Car: Recommended

Massages can be lined up to be done private at the property if requested on certain dates.


Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Glen Iris, Birmingham, AL, USA:
This Home is on a private circle that has little to no traffic. The home is a pet friendly place where you can enjoy a peaceful walk with your family or enjoy alone.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The backyard takes you back to a peaceful place.The Flowers, sights and smells are enjoyed by all. The privacy brings a sense of safety and enjoyment that should come with an out of town visit.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 05/22/2017

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  • Front


  • Kitchen


  • Living Room/Dining

    Living Room/Dining

  • Master view from office area

    Master view from office area

  • Master Bedroom view sitting area. Bath on left wall.

    Master Bedroom view sitting area. Bath on left wall.

  • Hall Full Bath

    Hall Full Bath

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • New relaxing/grilling deck

    New relaxing/grilling deck

  • Screened deck fireplace with tv

    Screened deck fireplace with tv

  • 4th bedroom

    4th bedroom

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Kitchen area with island and sitting.

    Kitchen area with island and sitting.

  • Another view of Master sitting and reading area.

    Another view of Master sitting and reading area.

  • Front/Driveway


  • Our Best Friend, Pete! Wonderful therapy dog!

    Our Best Friend, Pete! Wonderful therapy dog!

  • 3rd bath-Half bath attached to Second Bedroom

    3rd bath-Half bath attached to Second Bedroom

  • Third Bedroom across from hall bath

    Third Bedroom across from hall bath

  • New rear screened deck with fireplace

    New rear screened deck with fireplace

  • Inside screened deck

    Inside screened deck

  • 4th Bedroom

    4th Bedroom

  • 4th Bedroom

    4th Bedroom

VRBO #440786

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017

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