7 Nights Only ( June Thru Aug 5 ) Sat to Sat Free Boat Slip W Lift-- Call Owner(11 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
1800sq.ft. 3 Lg. BED/3BATH; Sleeps 10; VIEWS: TERRY COVE; ALL POOLS; LAZY RIVR
ALL of our very large rooms and area's are "tiled ". NO permanent carpets: Therefore, NO SMELLS from spills, etc.. NO BLINDS on patio windows ( All NEW curtains)and a NEW stainless side/side Fridge. There is , actually , 19 seating places in the main area of our large condo. Our large, wide patio area has a table that seats 6 with 2 additional spring rocker chairs and a chaise & side table. The living area & master bedroom have full "floor to ceiling" patio windows. ** NOTE** With patio doors closed, you have virtually NO outside noise. One roll away bed is located in the closet area of one bedroom area. Special PUB type table by window(seats for 4 ).
Wave runners can be secured on a sandy beach in the docking area. Covered parking on all levels. If it rains, NO PROBLEM !! Our condo is on the West side , 4th level ( no afternoon sun in your eyes). Parking is within 100 ft. of our unit. There are 2 trash chutes at POB. One on each side. Our condo is within 30 ft. of the trash chute which makes emptying your trash very, very convenient ( no long walks to make multiple times per day). Our unit is equipped with a digital coded locking system for the entry door. That means you DON'T have to worry about having multiple card keys that you have to give each guest and that often get d-magnetized , resulting in you having to go to the front desk for card key replacement. ( A REAL HASSLE). 1 four digit code is ALL that you need. **NOTE** Parking Passes are required to be purchased at the front desk . A 3 Bedroom/ 3 Bath condo is granted a maximum of 2 parking passes for purchase. As of Jan/2016, the cost per pass is $25.75 per pass. Place the pass on your dashboard and leave it there for your entire stay @ POB. Guards periodically check the parking area for these. If a "day guest" comes to visit you, they will need to obtain a visitors 24hr. pass at the Guard shack at the entrance area. If no guard is present, then they need to go to the "front desk" to obtain one. Have them put it on their dashboard of the vehicle. All visitors and "staying guests" must wear "colored armbands" ( available at front desk ) while in the pool areas. POOL GUARDS regularly check for these, especially during the heavily rented summer period. To obtain these armbands, just go to the front desk and ask for them. Ask the front desk personnel to give you a pair of scissors to cut of the excess length of the armband. They may ask you , "what condo you are in". They may not. Just remember to tell them , if they ask, that you are staying in condo #1411 ( Mr. Cate's unit ). You or your guests can wear the armbands either on your arm or on your ankle. You also can leave them on or remove them when you desire. If you need additional ones, go to the desk and they will replenish your supply. Make sure your pool guests wear them, also. ***SPECIAL NOTE*** "NO ONE" is allowed to bring any GLASS CONTAINERS OF ANY KIND INTO THE POOL AREAS. If you see someone with a glass object in or at the pool area, PLEASE report it to a guard or to the front desk personnel. REASON !! If glass is broken in one of the pools or Lazy River, then that area will have to be "shut down" and drained and cleaned.. (SAFETY AND LIABILITY ISSUES ). The Lazy River would be closed for over 3 days to accomplish this.
There are many amenities on site and lots of entertainment and excellent restaurants within a 15 minute drive or less. Canal Road has probably over 20 different eating establishments on it. We think that the BEST restaurant at the Gulf is only about 300 yards from POB. Ask us about it ?
COME BE OUR GUEST !!
PS: Our condo is "Professionally" cleaned by our own husband and wife team. THE BEST!!
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Member since: 2013
- On floor 4
- 1787 sq. ft.
- Elevator : Covered Parking on same floor as unit
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Bathroom 1...Master Bath has jetted tub and separate glass-enclosed shower. Double sink. Hair dryer. Handicap bar assist in shower. Bathroom 2...Tub/shower combination. Single sink. Hair dryer. Handicap bar assist in tub/shower. Bathroom 3...Tub/shower combination. Single sink. Hair dryer. Handicap bar assist in tub/shower....moreless
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
New wall-mounted, swivel 60-inch SMART flat screen TV; Blu-ray DVD; queen sleeper sofa; chaise; end tables & lamps; tile floor; over head fan with light; wall clock; pictures; flr to ceil win w/drapes...moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Ice Maker
- Lawn / Garden:
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Heated Pool
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
1ST. WEEK JUNE
Jun 1 - Jun 9, 2017
4 night min stay
2ND. WEEK JUNE
Jun 10 - Jun 16, 2017
7 night min stay
3RD. WEEK JUNE
Jun 17 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay
4th. WEEK JUNE
Jun 24 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
1ST. WEEK JULY (4TH)
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay
2ND. WEEK JULY
Jul 8 - Jul 14, 2017
7 night min stay
3RD. WEEK JULY
Jul 15 - Jul 21, 2017
7 night min stay
4TH. WEEK JULY
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2017
7 night min stay
Jul 29 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 5 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- LINEN AND CLEANING FEE $175 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- RESERVATION FEE $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 11%
CANCELLATION WITHIN 45 DAYS OF ARRIVAL WILL FORFEIT THE FIRST PAYMENT. CANCELLATIONS BEFORE 45 DAYS OF ARRIVAL WILL BE CHARGED A $50 PENALTY FEE WHICH WILL BE SUBTRACTED FROM THE FIRST PAYMENT WHEN IT IS RETURNED. ALSO, A 5% PROCESSING CHARGE WILL ASSESSED AND SUBTRACTED FROM YOUR DOWN PAYMENT BEFORE THE BALANCE IS RETURNED TO YOU ( THE BOOKING PERSON ).
NORMAL RETURNED DAMAGE DEPOSIT IS $250. EXCEPTIONS TO THE $250 RETURN ARE: CHARGES FOR: DAMAGE TO CONDO AND/OR CONTENTS. THIS CAN BE DUE TO, BUT NOT ALL OF THE FOLLOWING: BREAKAGE OF, MISSING OF, STAINING OF, MISUSE OF, OR ANY UNUSUAL TREATMENT OF, THE CONDO AND IT'S CONTENTS THAT RESULT IN ANY AND ALL LOSS TO THE OWNERS. IF $250 DOES NOT COVER THE COST TO ALL LOSSES SUSTAINED, THE OFFICIAL GUEST OR GUESTS REGISTERED, AGREE TO BE LEGALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR REIMBURSEMENT TO THE OWNERS , THE COSTS FOR REPAIRS, AND/OR REPLACEMENT OF THE DAMAGE/LOSS OF THE CONDO, AND/OR IT'S CONTENTS. THE AMOUNT OF LOSS OR DAMAGES TO THE OWNER'S CONDO ARE TO BE DETERMINED BY THE OWNERS, ONLY. HOWEVER, THE REPAIR AMOUNTS , WITH RECEIPTS FOR REPAIRS TO THE CONDO WILL BE SUPPLIED TO THE GUEST OF RECORD FOR SUBSTANTIATION PURPOSES.
**NOTE** THE DAMAGE DEPOSITS ARE NEARLY ALWAYS RETURNED IN THEIR ENTIRETY. THE OWNERS HAVE TO PROTECT THEIR INVESTMENTS WITH THIS ABOVE "STATED EXCEPTION CLAUSE".
"DAMAGES" , AS STATED ABOVE , ARE THE ONES THAT ARE REPORTED TO THE OWNERS BY OUR CONTRACTED CLEANING CREW, OBSERVED BY THE OWNERS, OR THE CONTRACTED STAFF OF "PHOENIX ON THE BAY".
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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Our condo is located on Canal Road just minutes away from The Gulf of Mexico beaches. There are many outstanding restaurants and endless entertainment opportunities in the area. Here are a few suggestions.
..Pensacola Naval Air Station to visit the Home of the Blue Angels and the famous Naval Air Museum. Great visit. About half of a day trip. (30-40 min drive)
.. Jimmy Buffett's sister's eatery ( LuLu's..20-30 min drive) ..The famous FLORA/BAMA bar and lounge (on the beach--home of the mullet toss...30 min drive)..
..Tanger's Outlet shopping in Foley (scenic 30 min drive)
..The Gulf Shores Zoo (20-30 mins)
..The Wharf has shops, restaurants, Laser Tag, cinema, many special events and concerts (10 mins)
..Waterville (20-30 mins)
..Gulf State Fishing Pier, Gulf State Public Beach & Gulf State Park (20 mins)
..Championship Golf Courses..many to choose from
..Public playground and pier (5 min drive)
..Fort Morgan Historical Civil War site (30-40 mins)
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: We both grew up in Mobile and have had the good fortune to enjoy the beauty and activities in the Orange Beach/Gulf Shores area our entire lives. We first came as children with our respective families...later, as parents with our son...and now with our son, daughter-in-law, and beautiful granddaughters in tow. We love to sit on our balcony and take in the views of the bay watching people boat, fish, picnic, jet ski and sail. Motoring around the bay in our Deck boat is fun and visiting Robinson Island which is about 300 yards from our dock is a great treat for the family. We enjoy watching the pelicans and herons fly overhead, and our granddaughters always make a trip to the small sandy beach to look for hermit crabs...a tradition they started as toddlers. Actually, we like this area so much that my wife and I purchased another property that is water front w beautiful pier( boat slip with a lift) overlooking a large bay with pelicans, egrets, eagle's, hawks, and , of course dolphins. I rent it to "special people". Just Ask?? Now that we are both retired and trying to 'Kick-back', we would like say to any lucky renter of our condo, 'Y'all come on down and get the sand between your toes and enjoy our slice of paradise!!' PS: "WE LOVE OUR SNOWBIRDS FROM UP AROUND "MICHIGAN WAY". GREAT PEOPLE!!
Why the Owner Chose Orange Beach, AL, USA:
FIRST THING: Don't let the word "Canal" throw you. Canal Road is NOT located on a little canal. The "canal" is actually the Inter Coastal Waterway that was constructed by the Corp of Engineers during WWII and connects this area with Mobile Bay ( Of Admiral Farragut Fame: "DAMN THE TORPEDOES, FULL SPEED AHEAD". There are beautiful bays on either side of Canal Road , except "for about a 2 mile span". The road , itself is over 9 miles long and has some fabulous residences, condos, restaurants, etc. on it. It is a busy road ( recently 4 laned). It was just named Canal Rd., probably in the 40s, and it stuck. Just think of it like you would "The Erie Canal". Get the picture ?? Since the Mobile/Gulf Shores area is our home, we had the chance to look at a lot of condos and properties before we bought. Here is a list of our reasons for buying at Phoenix on the Bay and specifically our unit 1411. In our opinion, Brett/Robinson builds the very best condos on the Gulf Coast. Many of the builders' family members live at this complex. This is a luxury condo complex. All condos have over sized rooms and extra amenities. Our condo is on the west side and right in the middle of the spacious grounds and pools. The afternoon sun is not a factor on our balcony during the hot summer months. it's quite breezy most afternoons. Parking is covered and is within a 100 ft. from our door; getting wet while loading and unloading the car is never a factor; the trash chute is 30 ft. away (no long walks to a dumpster); no sand in our condo like Gulf front (from wind and tracking in); no obstructed views from our 4th floor unit (no palms in your face and no loud noises); 4 elevators and virtually no waits (5 floors). We have an excellent security staff and a friendly, accommodating front desk crew. That's why us locals are here!! If you want a venue where "just about nothing can go wrong", this is your place, especially if you have a boat. Come join us for a relaxing visit!
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
All flat screen TVs. 60', 32', 32', 32'. The 60'' unit is a new SMART TV. Takes about 10 minutes to float around the 3 ft deep large, wide lazy river (tubes are provided), or bring your own type. Canal road has a long wide sidewalk for walking, jogging, biking. Just on Canal Road or just "off of it" there are over 20 various eating and entertaining venues. Some of the VERY BEST eating venues are on Canal. Something for every taste. There is a small hardware store directly across the street from POB. and a "SPECIAL little place" called SAM'S about 1/2 mile back down Canal Rd. It looks like a gas station, but it is MUCH, MUCH more. They have about every kind of fishing and boat gear that you can think of. Great selection of beach clothes ( various college branded wear ) etc.. Shoes. Their brands are usually "TOP" tear. They have just about every thing that a 7/11 has also. In the very back of the store, and "on the left" is a little kitchen area. In the morning, they have some ladies that cook a "ready to go" type breakfast. Sausage ( 2 types ), ham, bacon, eggs ( prepared like you want them), biscuits ( with meat or plain ) and with gravy ; various types of pastries. Good coffee ( to go ). The good thing about this little place ( as far as the kitchen food is concerned ) is that it is CHEAP. Example : you can get a "take out" breakfast that includes : 2 eggs( how you like them), 2 meats, ( and a lot of it), w/biscuit for only $3.95 plus tax. Great quick breakfast. large coffee is cheap also. "" You can leave the condo and go get breakfast and be back in about 25 minutes."". One thing that I "Forgot to Mention" is, they have "marine type gas" with NO ethanol, available, for your 4 cycle boat engine or wave-runner. Cheaper than the Marina gas by about $1.00/gal. Just call what I've said above as " JIM'S LOCAL TIPS ". Canal Road has a fire station w paramedics, comm. ctr., library, special senior ctr., kid park. & Pier on water.
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This is the view we wake up to every day...So beautiful and relaxing...
View to the left from our balcony.
New Sofas and Drapes in Living Area
Fully stocked kitchen with DW, ice maker, side-by-side, smooth top w/micro
Queen mattress with 32 inch flat screen and DVD...overhead fan...private bath.
60' Swivel Smart TV
Several picnic tables and 8 grills near the boat docks.
Private area for fish cleaning near boat docks.
Space available to park boats or jet skis for a small charge..see front desk.
Hot tubs....along with indoor heated pool to the left.
Meeting Room with kitchen appliances available...See Front Desk for more info.
The spacious lobby is available for cards, games, puzzles, TV...FREE coffee
Our balcony view of the water slide....
Our balcony view of the Lazy River, pool, the putting green, and kiddie pool
Dining with seating for 6. Wet Bar with separate under counter ice maker.
Master Bedroom has a beautiful view via the floor to ceiling patio doors.
King size mattress with flat screen TV & DVD player ..overhead fan..private bath
Covered parking on same floor with unit..never get wet
Private boat launch for Phoenix on the Bay I & II renters only.
Dolphin Cruise Boat..dolphins 'play' in this area...4 fishing piers with benches
Fully equipped exercise room with saunas, TV, and a view.
Tennis courts on top of 5th floor.
The Entrance where you pay for a parking pass and boat dock rental.
Table w/6 chairs...2 spring chairs....1 chaise...large balcony with a great view
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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