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Beach Lovers! - Beautiful House, Spectacular Views, Super Location!!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR, 2 BA Incredible Views, Steps from the Beach

Incredible views of the Gulf from the large East and West Decks, as well as from all South windows of the house!

'Summer Salt' underwent a complete renovation with new furnishings n 2013, and feature larges decks on the West and East ends of the house and all new furnishings. The house has 2 bedrooms and 2 baths and a very large great room/kitchen.

We provide satillite TV with televisions in all rooms and wireless internet access. Parking underhouse for 1 car with parking for 2 additional vehicles in the driveway.

The house sleeps 7 people.

The master bedroom has a private bath, patio door to the deck and a King size bed.

The second bedroom has a twin bed and two bunk beds (sleeps 3).

Additionally, the large great room has a queen sleeper sofa (sleeps 2).

Summer Salt is a non-smoking, and pets are not allowed.

More Details

Owner
Donny Mecke
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

About Donny Mecke

We are the Mecke's and we own and manage 3 beach houses in the Fort Morgan Area... The Conch Inn in Morgantown, The Little house by the Bay on the North Side of Pleasure Island and now The Summer Salt! You can view all our properties on VRBO or on their own websites. We personally manage all aspects from booking the reservation to cleaning the houses! When you rent from us, you deal directly with the owners. We offer only premium properties and are committed to you having the vacation of a lifetime.

Donny Mecke purchased this house in 2013

Why Donny Mecke chose Homes, Bernard Court

We fell in love with this house when we first saw it. It is just steps away from a beautiful spacious beach. The views from both decks are incredible and Bernard Court West is a great neighborhood community and a fun place to stay. The neighborhood is great and the beaches are among the most beautiful in the world.

With Tacky Jacks, the Fort Morgan Marina, Fort Morgan, the Dauphin Island Ferry and Mobile Bay just minutes away, this is one of the great vacation get-a-ways you could ask for!

What makes this house unique

Wonderful Views... Steps to the beach. Great Neighborhood, Complete renovation and refurnishing of house in 2013. Very large and spacious Great room and kitchen combo. Island Living at it's finest!

Amenities

Homes, Bernard Court House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Master Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Second Bathroom - off of Great room, adjacent to BR 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite has private bath and patio door to west deck
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Twin Bed and bunk beds.
    Great Room - one twin size pop up bed and someone may sleep on large sofa
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Beach Lovers! - Beautiful House, Spectacular Views, Super Location!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
KENNESAW
5

PERFECT!

  • 5 of 5

Summer Salt was the perfect getaway for my family of 5. The house was clean, stocked, comfortable and a minute's walk from the beach. The owners were extremely easy to work with and were very responsive when I had questions. We plan on going back again and again. I highly recommend Summer Salt!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect house for family of 5. It had everything we needed plus a few extras like beach chairs, sand toys, and every kitchen gadget/supply you'd ever need. Owners were thoughtful and kind.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for enjoying our piece of heaven, and thank you for taking good care of the house! We'd love to have you back anytime and at any of our three Fort Morgan houses! Donny Mecke
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5

Cozy and clean, wonderful place for a vacation. Felt like we lived there. Nice neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

Beach was never crowded, locals put on a fireworks display. Military jet did beach side acrobatics on a couple days. Enjoyed the peace and quite at night. Lots of dining out for us! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Summer Salt and for taking good care of the house!
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5

Home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean and roomy with a fully furnished kitchen and comfortable living area. When we were not on the beach we were hanging out below the house in the outside area enjoying the nice breeze off the ocean. The owners were very detailed in their directions and were very pleasant to deal with. We look forward to our next trip down to Fort Morgan and we look forward to staying here again!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cleveland, OH
5

Fantastic Vacation! Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

My family just returned from our first trip to Alabama and we can't wait to return! The house was super cute with everything you need for a great vacation. The location is amazing, with the house being steps away from a beautiful uncrowded beach that is perfect for catching sun, swimming and seeing all kinds of sea life. The town of Fort Morgan has a cool, laid back, friendly vibe but is just a short drive away from the Gulf Shores where there are tons of fun adventures to get into. The day trip we took into Mobile was easy and we visited the Mardi Gras Carnival Museum which was an awesome place to see. Another day trip to see Bamahenge and the Dinosaurs in the Woods was also a worthwhile excursion! The Fort at Fort Morgan was a super cool peice of history to be able to see. Our vacation had it all, along with a super cute beach house to stay in. We loved it!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Pleasant stay in this Gulf View house

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a month, and love the place. It is well stocked, and very convenient to the beach. You are only 100' away from the path to the beach. The beach is a beautiful sugar sand beach, as far as the eye can see in both directions.

The 2 decks are lovely. The higher end patio furniture, table are only steps away from your living room. You can see the Gulf from both decks, and hear the waves splash on the shore.

The place is clean and spacious, with tile floors throughout, and yes, there is a vacuum cleaner to pick up the sand you WILL drag inside.

The owners, Don and Kay are excellent and very quick to respond.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Pensacola, FL or Mobile, AL
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Tacky Jacks 2 - Walking Distance (Bar/Resterant)
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Dauphin Island Ferry
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Sassy Bass, Beach Club
Nearest Beach
40 Metres
Fort Morgan - End of Street - 150 Feet Away!
Car: necessary

At the Summer Salt House, you are on the West end of Pleasure Island, on the Fort Morgan Penisula.

You are just a few minutes away from the Fort Morgan Marina, Tacky Jacks Bar and Grill, and the Dauphin Island Ferry. A short ferry boat ride to Dauphin Island and you are at the Dauphin Island Sea Labs Estuarium, where you can learn about and see local sea life from the Marine Biolgist who manage the Sea Lab.

Historic Fort Morgan is just a few minutes to the West. Completed in 1834, Fort Morgan was active during four wars — the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, and World Wars I and II. The fort is most famous for its role in the Civil War Battle of Mobile Bay. Union Admiral David Farragut damned the torpedoes and went full speed ahead to win the battle. The massive fort contains more than 40 million bricks and pays tribute to the skilled masons, many of whom were enslaved African Americans.

The fort features an active living history program that interprets all the military periods and holds an annual event commemorating the Battle of Mobile Bay, where Admiral Ferragut stated, 'Damn the Torepedos, Full Speed Ahead!

The Beach side town of Gulf Shores is to the East and offers many parks, a zoo, shopping public beaches, golf courses and great restaurants galore!

Just a few miles away is the famous Kiva Dunes Golf couse and a little further down the road is the Penisula Golf Club. Many more Golf Courses are around the Gulf Shores area.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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