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Adorable Beach Cottage-Rest Relax &Play at The Lazy Turtle-Pet Friendly

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bath roomy beach house with deck and views of the beautiful Gulf

The Lazy Turtle is an adorable beach house and a great place to stay. It has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths and is conveniently located to restaurants, shopping, parks and is RIGHT across the street from the beach. Home offers nice furnishings, vaulted ceilings throughout and a charming beach decor. The living room is open and spacious with lots of natural light. It offers tons of windows to display the beautiful view with a door leading out to the spacious deck. The Kitchen has a breakfast bar that can seat 4 people plus a full dining area. The kitchen has recently been updated to include new appliances and every kitchen item we could think of! Comfortably Sleeps 8 and has covered parking plus a nice sunny deck for your outdoor enjoyment. Make this your vacation home away from home!

**For those who stayed prior to 2014, we have new windows and a new entry door onto the deck/on the beach side of the house ***(see indoor pics)

Recently updated - While the color scheme is bright and cheery, the walls are not quite a bright as the pictures - it is more of a salmon color than the vivid pink/orange you see throughout the house :) .

In addition, we provide a 'starter' supply of bath and hand soaps, toilet paper, paper towels, laundry and dishwasher soap and garbage bags. Full linens and towels (including beach towels) are provided and a full size washer/dryer is conveniently located in the hall for your use.

FAMILY FRIENDLY - NOT A PARTY HOUSE - MINIMUM AGE LIMIT OF 25 STRICTLY ENFORCED

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More Details

Owner
Cathy E
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Why Cathy E chose Alabama

Gulf Shores has long been our favorite vacation spot. We wanted a place where our family and friends as well as your family could also share this wonderful little beach town. It's our own little piece of paradise!

What makes this house unique

We chose to allow most pets, with prior approval, as we too are animal lovers and always travel with our dachshund. Finding a place to accept pets can be difficult. We hope you appreciate the added benefit and take care when you do bring your four legged family member to ensure they do not damage the place so that we can continue to offer this benefit.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time this past week at the Lazy Turtle. The house was perfect for our family. The beds are really comfy and the kitchen was very well setup for any type of cooking we needed to do! Thanks again for the very easy process of renting with you.
Nov 2016
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Amenities

Gulf Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Master bath
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Crib available upon advance request
  • Three bedrooms with cheery decor! Living room also has a queen sleeper sofa plus a second sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Adorable Beach Cottage-Rest Relax &Play at The Lazy Turtle-Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.9210525 based on 39 reviews
5

Everything we hoped for.

  • 5 of 5

Loved everything about the Lazy Turtle. It was clean and had everything we needed from pots and pans to beach toys for the kids. Just a short walk to the beach. Also loved the vaulted ceilings which made it seem so spacious.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and up to date. Well stocked kitchen. Everything you need to cook with if you want to cook

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Maybe a minute to the steps to get on the beach. Will book this again

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Location ! Location! Location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the Lazy Turtle ! Perfect for families !!!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

Great beach house in the perfect location. Beach access across the street. The house was very nice and was exactly as depicted in the photos. We will return again to tbis property.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This house is amazing!

  • 5 of 5

This house has everything you need. It was very clean and decorated so cute. New chairs were even delivered to be used on the porch and beach. When we visit Gulf Shores again, this will be our first choice to stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Vacation!!'

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at the Lazy Turtle and we had a great stay!! Our family had a wonderful week at the Turtle!! The house has nice furnishings and everything you need to make your stay enjoyable. Cathy is a pleasure to work with and always helpful!! Hope to stay again!!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Pensacola or Mobile
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
West Beach Grille
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Dauphin Island
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 59/The Hangout Intersection
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
West Beach Grille
Nearest Beach
Across the street

--Gulf State Park Fishing Pier - and just opened new zip line!

--Two miles to the Hangout

--2/10 mile to the Wave and West Beach Grill

--Tanger Outlet Malls is only minutes away

--Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

--Waterville USA (water park)

--And plenty of fantastic restaurants!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $145
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

***VRBO "SERVICE FEES" ARE NOT COLLECTED BY OR PAID TO OWNER. THEY ARE ADDED TO OWNER'S QUOTE.***
**Rates are subject to change and may vary for special events. Email owner for actual quote. Weekly rates are for 7 nights. Anything beyond 7 nights is NOT properly calculated by the VRBO website.
**Pet fees depend on the type of pet/time frame. $100 used as basis only
**Deposit must be made immediately to confirm the reservation plus two payments with the balance paid in full 45 days prior to check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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