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2 bedroom 2 bath sleeps 8

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Beach Front Condo

This beautiful condo with a breathtaking view of the beach, features a master bedroom with a kingsize bed and a second bedroom with two double beds. The living room has a recliner and a pull out sofa bed for additional sleeping space. Located within walking distance of many activities, the Whaler features a swimming pool with plenty of sun or a shaded patio for those days when you have had enough sun but you do not want to leave the outside activities. Comes equipped with telephone, Internet, cable TV, washer, and a dryer. Sleeps 8 comfortably.

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About Susan

Dan is a recently retired agriculture teacher and Susan is a homemaker and aspiring writer who spends much of her free time involved in church work.

Susan purchased this condo in 2013

Why Susan chose Gulf Shores

We chose this condo because it has a great floor plan with a wrap around balcony and a wonderful beach view. We particularly liked the covered patio next to the pool and within sight of the beach.

What makes this condo unique

Most of us go to the beach for a relaxing getaway. We felt at home the minute we stepped inside. The bedrooms are on opposite walls, 8'ft patio doors open to the ocean as you not only see the waves by you hear the tide as the waves crash on the beach. The washer and dryer in the condo means no sharing or waiting(a big plus). Restaurants are close as well as supermarkets. The mall here is massive and the outlet mall and the pottery store are close by as well. There are many parks and rides for kids of all ages. The atmosphere is calm and relaxing.


Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
  • King size bed in one bedroom and two double beds in the second bedroom. The living room has a pull out sofa and a recliner
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

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2 bedroom 2 bath sleeps 8
average rating of 4.580645 based on 31 reviews

Great views from condo and deck

  • 3 of 5

Enjoyed watching and hearing the surf and activities on the beach. King size bed was very comfortable. Plenty spacious for ourselves and guests. Condo was nice and quiet.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely great view from balcony.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. View from the balcony was all you could ask for. The beach access was right there. No walkways or pathways. Step out of building on spectacular clean white sand beach. Isn't that what we go for. The balcony was close to the surf where you could hear and smell the waves. Room was exactly as described. The off season is the time to go. No crowds. No lines. Great place to relax. Thank you Susan. God Bless.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you had a good time Dan. The white sand and surf is my favorite part also. Please come back and visit us again! Thanks for the great review!!! God bless you as well. Susan
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North Little Rock, AR

Comfortable and homey!!

  • 5 of 5

Great view and location

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas tx

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

We loved it! Everything was perfect! Clean and lots of space! Only thing I had to do was move all the small breakable items away from my two year olds reach so she wouldn't break or throw anything! But we loved it. My kids would go up and down the elevator to the pool which was the only place they wanted to be! The guy with the dog that picks up and cleans up around there was also very nice and helpful! I would recommend this place to everyone and we will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Florence, Alabama

Gulf Shores is the prettiest beach ever!!

  • 4 of 5

Great view great location

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So so

  • 3 of 5

This condo had plenty of space and a great view of the beach, but it certainly lacked a few things. This place was nowhere near walking distance to restaurants, which is why I was willing to pay the price, lights were burnt out, and cabinet doors were off in the master bath. Every time you try to open the utensil drawer it almost fell out and there is only one elevator for the entire place. On the plus side there was a washer and dryer, which was a good thing because there were only enough bath towels to get through a couple days. We did enjoy our stay though and even saw dolphins one morning from the balcony. I wouldn't complain at all, but I feel like I overpaid for this condo.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Misty I am so sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us. The utility drawer can be a pain sometimes but if you take your time it's usually ok. I know the doors are missing in the master bath, but all the major hotels you go to these days have new cabinets without doors! It's crazy I know but when we bought the condo the doors were gone. I guess I just got use to it. Please don't judge others by our condo. We have only had it a few years and we are still upgrading. Next time you come to the Gulf try the Sea and Suds or the Pancake House. The Pink Pony has great seafood and the Hang Out has pretty good food as well. Across the street you see the Island grill which is awesome and of course Hooters. Don't forget the Waffle House for great breakfast options. All of these restaurants are with in a two block radius. Sure hope you try Gulf Shores again. There are so many great places to stay! I believe the larger condos have several elevators but I am afraid of heights so I can't say for sure. Thanks for your input, we really do appreciate it. Susan
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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning and parking $115 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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