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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Queen sized sofa sleeper, 2 Baths (Sleeps 5-7)

Welcome to Fleur de Leisure East! You've found the ideal place to enjoy sugar sand beaches and all that Gulf Shores has to offer. We are located in The Lighthouse, one of the newest complexes on the beach, offering a zero entry pool, a second over sized outdoor pool, an indoor pool, 2 hot tubs, fitness center, and sauna.

From our balcony, you will enjoy a breathtaking, unobstructed view of the beach and Gulf. Inside you will find approximately 1,000 square feet of beautifully appointed space to enjoy. Our unit offers floor to ceiling windows allowing you and your family to take in the view whether you are relaxing in the living room, resting in the master bedroom, or even preparing lunch in the kitchen.

The master bedroom has hard wood floors with a bright and airy feel. The master bath has a granite double vanity, a large walk in closet, a jacuzzi tub, and a separate shower.

The living area is brand new. The latte colored sofa boasts a queen sleeper sofa, a 42' flat screen tv, and a bistro table to enjoy morning coffee or snack while enjoying the outdoor view.

The kitchen is also well equipped with everything you need to prepare a gourmet meal including dinnerware, cookware, and utensils.

We are very centrally located. We are less than one mile from 59 which means we are less than one mile from The Hangout (a favorite among locals and visitors)!

If you MUST do laundry, we have a full sized washer and dryer, as well as an ironing board and iron.

The parking passes are now sold onsite and the cost is $20.00

If our calendar does not show availability for your specific dates, please consider taking a peek at another condo we own at Surf Side Shores, VRBO #432788 or The Wharf VRBO#482531!

More Details

Owner
Kim Clatterbuck
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 an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About Kim Clatterbuck

We are a family of 6. Our kids range in age from 7 year old twins to a 16 year old son!

Kim Clatterbuck purchased this condo in 2013

Why Kim Clatterbuck chose Gulf Shores

We chose this property because it is somewhat different than the other beach condo we purchased in 2012. We own another 2 bedroom unit at Surf Side Shores. It is as beautifully decorated as this one but Surf Side Shores is considered a low density unit. The Lighthouse is a high density unit because here, you will find over 200 units whereas at Surf Side, there are only 48 units. We love both of our condos. When we want a quieter vacation, we head to Surf Side and when we want to whoop it up, we head to the Lighthouse. If you are looking for something low key please consider our other unit at VRBO# 432788.

What makes this condo unique

The Lighthouse has a little bit of everything to offer. If you want to relax quietly on the balcony, go for it. If you want to be part of the beach crowd, go for it. If you want to be with the kids at the pool, go for it! If you want to walk to The Hangout for a bite to eat, go for it. This complex is so centrally located, everything is at your fingertips.

Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , The second bath is a full bath with plenty of storage.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Large area with double vanity, walk in closet, tub & shower.
  • Both bathrooms have granite counter tops. The master bath has a double vanity, large walk in closet, jacuzzi tub and separate shower. The guest bath is also a full bathroom with ample storage.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed , The bunk beds offer twin on top and double on bottom.
    Queen sized sofa sleeper - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom offers floor to ceiling windows and a king sized bed. It is a light and airy space that is welcoming and comfortable. The second bedroom has a twin bed on top and a double on the bottom. There is a dresser with ample storage as well as a television. The sofa in the living area is brand new and opens up to a very comfy queen sofa sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(71 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.7605634 based on 71 reviews
5

Cant't wait to go back! It was perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We recently had a perfect stay at Kim's condo! I had a question when we arrived and she responded immediately! The condo was perfectly comfortable and everything we needed was right at our fingertips! Our stay was exactly what we wanted - clean, comfortable, peaceful and perfect! Check in and out was simple ! The reservation process was so easy with a quick response. We highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Let,s do it again

  • 5 of 5

Great location close to many activities in area dining casual or elegant,shopping,activities for young and old

comfortable unit with great view staff friendly and helpful if needed

provisions at unit perfect will go again for sure

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Walter thanks for your repeat stay for the #rd time! How flattering is that I can't wait to make your 4th reservation!!
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5

Great Weekend of Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

We had a great relaxing weekend. First thing, the pictures does not do the unit justice. I guess you can not capture the open feel of the unit in a picture. We have stayed in condo's in Panama City, and we feel that this unit is on another level. This unit is is centrally located in the middle of the 5th floor, which is great because it is close to everything. It is close to the two main elevators. This is great because on the 1st floor, it is located close to the pools and main beach entrance. We had such a great time, we are already thinking about coming back next year. The beach was not crowded, which made it awesome for relaxing & re-charging the batteries. Relaxed and ready for our next stay!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fred, that was a very flattering review. I agree about the actual feel of the condo. I always tell guests that if you like what you see in the pictures you'll love it in real life! Looking forward to your next reservation!
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5

Great property - as advertised!

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed at the Lighthouse before and this condo was as good, if not better, than the other units I've stayed at. It was clean with nice furniture and well equipped. Although we didn't use the kitchen, it had all of the required utensils and cookware. The owner was great and she provided excellent customer service!!!! Thanks Kim!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect mini-vacay

  • 5 of 5

The condo was exactly what I was looking for for my birthday getaway. The location was amazing with the beach being only steps away and minutes from all main attractions. The condo itself was clean and exactly as described. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad that you'll consider another stay. We have lots of return guests which is flattering considering there are lots of beach properties to choose from. However, The Lighthouse is amazing!!
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5

Great place to stay. Oct 14 2017

  • 5 of 5

Had a very CLEAN unit. Kim (owner) was great to work with. Beach was clean even the day after hurrican Nate. Shrimp fest was this week. Will come back again.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bethany, Shrimp Fest is a great time at the beach! I'm grateful that we were spared from the hurricane and pray for the people that were not!
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Map

We are located directly on the beach. When traveling down 59, you take a left at The Hangout and travel only 1/2 mile and you have arrived at the beach destination of your dreams. One in which you will want to return each and every year!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $90 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

June and July reservations require a Saturday to Saturday stay.
Each guest must purchase a parking pass form the 2nd floor office at a cost of $20. You can purchase up to 2 parking passes per condo.
Effective May 1, 2018, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are changing their tax structure from 11% to 13%. If you make an inquiry for a stay after May 1, I will edit the quote to reflect the 13% new rate. If you do an instant booking prior to May 1, for a stay after May 1, I will send you an additional payment request reflecting the difference between the current 11% tax rate and the soon to be 13% tax rate. I'm sorry for the inconvenience as I feel it too with the city changing tax rates mid year!! If you have any questions about the new tax structure please don't hesitate to call me at 985-285-1165. Have a blessed day!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.