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Sea Oats I102, Affordable/Clean/Large Condo-Pet Friendly-Room To Roam

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Roomy 2 Bed, 2 Bath Condo-Sun at the Beach, Fish in Lagoon, or Swim in the Pool!

Get away from the high rises and high costs and bring your family to a roomy, nicely decorated and well kept 2 bedroom, 2 bath, spacious pool side condo (building I) in the well known Sea Oats. The complex is spread out on nine beautifully landscaped acres directly on 700 feet of waterfront of the Little Lagoon with exclusive private beach access only a few steps away Right across the street.

This 1200 square foot condo is one of the nicest units in the complex. It offers a large fully stocked kitchen, dining and living areas with 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths and washer/dryer in the unit. Living area and both bedrooms open to private balcony directly overlooking one of two Olympic sized pools in the complex (plus two kiddie pools).

The complex offers 50 private boat slips, boat launch, 3 gazebos, benches, picnic tables and grills. Fish from one of the piers without ever leaving the area (complete with a fish cleaning station)!

Unlike many units, included is 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.


Why Would You Go Anywhere Else!!

Family Friendly And Pet Friendly

**Not For Partying**

Building I is the building located on the farthest west side of the property overlooking the west pool.

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More Details

Cathy E
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Cathy E

We named our condo 'The Baby Turtle' - we love working with animals and currently volunteer with 'Share the Beach' (Sea Turtle Program) in Gulf Shores.

Our other property is 'The Lazy Turtle'.

Cathy E purchased this condo in 2013

Why Cathy E chose Alabama

Gulf Shores has long been our favorite vacation spot. We fell in love with the Sea Oats complex and had heard from many friends that it was their preferred place to stay.

What makes this condo unique

We chose to allow most pets, with prior approval, as we too are animal lovers and always travel with our two dachshunds. Finding a place to accept them 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.


Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lake View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Private dressing area, deck access, new flat screen TV
    Guest Bedroom - 1 king , Also has deck access, new flat screen tv and dvd
  • Living Room has Queen Sleeper Sofa
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Fish, swim, beach, - something for everyone without ever leaving the grounds!


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Sea Oats I102, Affordable/Clean/Large Condo-Pet Friendly-Room To Roam
average rating of 4.642857 based on 28 reviews

Mixed emotions

  • 4 of 5

Our stay at the condo came with mixed emotions. When we arrived at Sea Oats, the complex was great with the pool, beach & lagoon nearby. Everything was clean at the complex. The storage area was good, but needed cleaning out. The condo itself was clean, spacious and had everything we needed. However, the entire condo desperately needs renovating. The furniture, decor, walls, floors, kitchen and bathrooms need improvement. The owner is making plans for upgrades, but needs to make it a priority to get them done. I would definitely stay at Sea Oats again, but will chose a different condo unless this one has been upgraded.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The condo was exactly what we were looking for

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the condo had everything we needed. We really enjoyed how close it was to the beach and that the pool was also right there. It was great to be able to travel with our dog. We made a day trip over to Dauphin island so he could play on the beach. We took the ferry over and enjoyed that experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just add food-

  • 5 of 5

Spoiled by my first con do experience, Cathy had a stocked kitchen complete with all the appliances I could ever need. We loved watching our tweens from the balcony while soaking up the shade. The beds were comfortable and the ceiling fans were such a relief after getting sunburn. The air conditioning works great and the storage closet downstairs was priceless for our wet and sandy necessities. I would recommend bringing a few jugs of drinking water bc beach (tap)water everywhere has a funny taste- so coffee and ice are also affected. I would stay here again in a hot minute. Especially because we can bring our sweet furbaby!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great experience. Do note NOT all condos (or owners) are created equal either :) . I try to provide all the comforts of home (and then some) that I reasonably can. Hope to see you again! Cathy
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Very clean and convenient location

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to a very clean complex and the condominium was the same. The condo was very comfortable with the balcony facing the pool. It was a very short walk to the "un-crowded" beach or you could walk to the bay side and sit in the shade on the pier with the breeze blowing across the water. The condominium is convenient to the tourist attractions but far enough away from the 'craziness' that I participated in 35yrs ago. We were looking for a quiet and relaxing trip to recharge our batteries, that was pet friendly, and we accomplished that goal. The complex is well lit at night. We will definitely return in the future.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not what we expected smelled bad walls dirty outdated Poorly kept we didn't stay found some other

  • 1 of 5

Very disapponted lost our money and won't use vrbo again we do expect our deposit back

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: James, I am very sorry your were unhappy with the accommodations. You made NO attempt to contact me or discuss this with me and I am surprised to see this review. I think it is clear from all the other positive reviews that no one else shares your opinion. My condo does not smell and is not dirty. It is scheduled for paint/new flooring (removing carpet) this fall AS STATED in the listing, but your review is not only unfair, but completely inaccurate. I have four rentals and NEVER received a negative review and try to go above and beyond to make my guests feel like they are in their second home.
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Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

I have rented this condo several times in the past few years! We have family gatherings on West Beach during the holidays and summer, and although family is great--it is nice to have a special "away place" for me, my miniature schnauzer, and my favorite companions---my granddaughters!!

This condo is everything I could ask for---clean, roomy, and the porch overlooks the pool!!!!! It is across the road from where the rest of the family stays so we (me, my girls, and my Buddy) can stroll back and forth whenever we want. My granddaughters love this condo so much they call it "our condo".....It is so comfortable to snuggle down for movie/pizza sleepovers after a day at the beach or a full day in the pool! The girls have sleeping bags all over the living room floor, but when one or two really want sleep they can go to the bedroom and curl up in the super comfortable beds.

The master suite is amazing!!! So, after all the fun is over for the day, Mimi can relax in her own space with King bed and private bath.

The owner is so amazing to work with--she even keeps us posted on turtle hatching times in August! I will be coming back to "our condo" as long as my girls are loving it-----I hope they will carry their special memories of our times together there for many years to come!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you and your grandkids love the place. I know it will serve lasting memories! Maybe this year they can see a turtle nest hatch. We have a few nearby already! Thanks
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
The Hangout
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hwy 59
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Bahama Bobs
Nearest Beach
Across the street
Car: necessary

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

--Four miles to the Hangout

--Two miles 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!


Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Peak Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Aug 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 18 2017
4 night minimum stay
Early Fall
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
Late Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/Linen Fee $105 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Parking Permit($25 each) $25
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 11.0%

**Rates are subject to change and may vary for special events. Email owner for actual quote.
**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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