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Phoenix on the Bay 2BR/2BA Condo 5th Flr. Gorgeous View, Lazy River, Water Slide

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury 2/2 w a breathtakingly beautiful view, lazy river, pools, hot tubs & more

Start with a luxurious, high end unit, then add a breathtakingly beautiful view, and multiple first class amenities - this two bedroom condo sleeps up to nine (9) guests !

Located in the popular Phoenix on the Bay resort in Orange Beach Alabama, this fifth floor two bedroom condo has one of the best 2/2 views in the complex, located towards the bay of the complex's coveted West side (for shaded balconies from lunchtime through the evening).

'When I walked into the living area and saw the view, it literally took my breath away.' - Julie S., Mobile, Alabama

This interior decorator dream unit features king beds in both bedrooms, electronic code entry (no keys or formal check in / check out to worry with), floor to ceiling windows across the entire living area / balcony area, all flat screen LED - HDTV's, living room blu-ray player with Internet access, complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary Wi-Fi, ColbieBlue blue tooth speaker / charging station, in room key code personal MESA security safe, plantation shutters in the bedrooms, blackout curtains for the living area, imported furnishings, crown molding, recessed lighting (with faders), dedicated bar and ice maker, full size washer and dryer, oversize balcony, and more.

Extensive year round Phoenix on the Bay amenities include one of Orange Beach's longest and fastest lazy rivers, a two story waterslide, multiple outdoor pools, an indoor heated pool, two hot tubs, two rooftop lighted tennis courts, a state of the art gym with Precor cardio equipment and flat screen TV's, sauna, outdoor grills and picnic areas, a putting green, a basketball goal, same floor vehicle parking, guarded gate and 24 hour security, boat slips, on site boat ramp and trailer parking, jet ski beach, fishing pier, access to 40 miles of dedicated bike and walking trails, and more.

'We were able to launch our boat, rent a slip, and park our trailer - all without having to ever leave the property. Phoenix on the Bay is a boater's dream come true.' -- Les K. Daphne, Alabama

The two bedroom condo comfortably sleeps four adults on the two king beds. There is also a queen sleeper sofa bed (sleeps two), two twin sleeper chairs (sleeps one each), and a separate Serta twin rollaway bed (sleeps one), to informally accommodate additional guests, young adults or children.

SLEEPING ACCOMMODATIONS FOR NINE (9) INCLUDE:

King bed in Master BR (sleeps two)

King bed in Guest BR (sleeps two)

Serta twin rollaway (sleeps one)

Queen sleeper sofa bed (sleeps two)

Twin sleeper chair (sleeps one)

Twin sleeper chair (sleeps one)

The condo also includes a full kitchen with all dining accessories, a wet bar, a dedicated icemaker, and a six chair formal dining table.

All towels, linens, pillows, and blankets are provided.

'I walked in the door to the condo, and simply said 'wow,

this place is really nice.'

- - Joe M, Mobile, Alabama

Views from your fifth floor oversized private balcony include Perdido Bay, Terry Cove, Robinson Island, Alabama Point, the lazy river and pools, and the Gulf in the distance.

Orange Beach and Perdido Key is a vacation dream for you and your family.

Recommended area restaurants include Louisiana Lagniappe, LuLu's, The Gulf, Cobalt, and the Crab Trap.

Recommended area activities (in addition to the miles of sugar white sand beaches of course) include biking or hiking the Orange Beach wilderness trail, a dolphin cruise, taking your boat to Robinson Island, or deep sea fishing charter.

UPDATED CALENDAR: If our online calendar shows the unit as available, then it is. We update the calendar within minutes of a reservation.

NO KEY HASSLE - NO WAITING: No need to stand in line for check in or check out ! Entry to the condo is easy - simply key in the code we supply you for the electronic keypad at the door. Your reservation confirmation, booking, stay and logistics are all handled by email directly with the owner of the unit in a streamlined and efficient process.

INQUIRIES / QUOTES / AVAILABILITY: To check availability, click on 'view full calendar.' To get an instant quote using our reservation calculator, simply click 'just need a quote 'click here'' button, enter your dates of stay, and the reservation calculator will give you an exact quote for your intended stay.

RESERVATIONS: Reservations for the condo are easy ! Our preferred method of booking is for you to use the 'BOOK IT' button on the top right hand side of our site, and follow the online instructions to book the unit through the online VRBO credit card payment system. Your reservation will then be finalized within a few minutes in most cases during regular business hours, or a few hours if booking after hours. This preferred payment option is available 24/7 as it is an automated process to book the reservation.

Once paid in full, a confirmation email is sent to you through VRBO. Later, an informational packet on the condo, including the keyless code for entry to the unit, will then be sent to you by email to you in advance of your intended stay.

REQUIRED ID / AGE RESTRICTION: Renters must be 25 or older. Violation of this rule results in forfeiture of stay and deposit. Required ID and minimum age verification is reconfirmed upon checkin.

NO SMOKING: This is a strictly non-smoking unit / complex. There will be a $1000 fine, forfeiture of stay, forfeiture of damage deposit, and required reimbursement for all costs of deodorization (which could be thousands of dollars) if smoking occurs in the unit. This rule is closely monitored and strictly enforced. Smokers are not welcome and are prohibited from renting this unit.

BOAT SLIPS/WAVERUNNERS/TRAILER PARKING: Boat slips of every size, and trailer parking are all available for rent through the front desk of Phoenix on the Bay. Jet skis may also be used on the beach as well. Incidental to the reservation of our unit, we provide you the contact information for the front desk to rent a slip, place your jet ski on the beach, and or trailer space, in case you need any of those types of needs during your stay. As there are dozens and dozens of slips of every size available, slip availability is guaranteed, even if last minute. For example, if you decide to bring your boat at the last minute, or make a last minute reservation with us, simply pull in with your boat to Phoenix on the Bay, and then go to the front desk and rent a slip. It's that easy.

There is even a boat launch, boat washing area, and trailer parking - all on site ! Phoenix on the Bay is a boater's dream !

REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT: A $300 fully refundable security deposit is required, in addition to the amount owed for the stay. The actual deposit varies depending upon the Season (Spring Break) or event (Hangout). Assuming checkout compliance, the security deposit is credited back to your credit card on the seventh day following your checkout, with an emailed receipt thanking you for your stay. This is an automated credit back procedure taken care of by VRBO unless the owner makes a claim against the security deposit.

PARKING PASSES: There is convenient same floor covered parking available for the unit. Upon arrival, please simply stop by the front desk and purchase a parking pass, good for your entire stay. Parking passes are $27.75 each, and are good for your entire stay.

We look forward to having you and your friends and or family as guests in our unit !

More Details

Owner
James Dorgan
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About James Dorgan

This unit is owned and managed by James Dorgan, an attorney who lives and practices law in Fairhope, Alabama. James is married to Lauren Dorgan, and they have two children. James and Lauren also own a second vacation rental property at Lei Lani Village, also located in Orange Beach, Alabama.

James Dorgan purchased this condo in 2013

Why James Dorgan chose Alabama

Incredible Views, luxurious accommodations, and extensive amenities. According to the kids - the waterslide and lazy river of course !

What makes this condo unique

One of the best lazy rivers in Orange Beach, and extensive amenities for the entire family. For boaters, there is a launch on site, multiple slips of varying sizes for rent, onsite trailer parking, and only minutes away from the Alabama Point bridge and pass to the Gulf of Mexico.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We absolutely loved this unit at Phoenix on the Bay ! The reservations system was simple through the VRBO website, and the keyless entry system was a breeze to use – no standing in line to check in or check out ! Parking is on the same floor as the unit - very convenient. Once inside the unit, it is meticulously clean, flat screen TV’s in every room, and really nice furnishings. The bed comforter sets vary from the photos, as they apparently are periodically rotated out for cleaning (which is great). The view from the huge balcony is spectacular, and the guest amenities at Phoenix on the Bay, including the lazy river, pools, and gym, are first class – some of the best in Orange Beach. This unit is perfect - highly recommend !
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Publix Super Market
"Opened in 2009, the Palms shopping center has a brand new Publix, Smoothie King, Guthries (g..."
The Gulf
"Opened in 2013, and located adjacent to the Alabama Point bridge, this family friendly, outd..."
Louisiana Lagniappe
"Romantic fine dining by candlelight, with views of the San Roc Caye marina, but kids still w..."
Dolphin Cruises Aboard the Cold Mil Fleet
"Located out of Bear Point Marina, this group has high quality boats perfectly suited for dol..."
LuLu's
"Owned and operated by Jimmy Buffet's sister, LuLu's is a carribean themed outdoor megaplex, ..."
Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail - Rosemary Dunes Trailhead
"Terrific dedicated (no cars or motorized vehicles) walking, biking, hiking trail through wil..."
Naval Aviation Museum
"Your best rainy day or 'too hot to go outside' alternative. Free and fully air conditioned,..."
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Pensacola Florida
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Alabama Point Gulf State Park
Car: necessary

Sugar white sand beaches, deep sea fishing charters, dolphin viewing charters, great area seafood restaurants including LuLu's, The Gulf, and Louisiana Lagniappe. Other area attractions include the zip line at Gulf State Park, and the Hugh Branyon Wilderness Trail. This is Alabama's coastal playground ! !

Amenities

Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No smoking. No vaping. No pets. No parties. No one under age 25 is permitted unless parent present. No more than 6 adults, or 9 persons total in unit
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Double sink vanity, walk in closet
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • For the master bathroom, there are two sinks with a large countertop, a whirlpool tub, and a walk in shower with glass door. There is also a walk in closet. In the guest bathroom, there is a shower / tub combination with sliding glass shower doors.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Guest Bedroom - 1 king
  • Each bedroom includes an armoire with flat screen HDTV, and in the master, a DVD player. Both bedrooms have adjustable ceiling fans, plantation shutters, and fader lights. Serta twin rollaway bed can be set up in the master bedroom or the living area (sleeps one). Living area includes sleeper sofa (sleeps one), sleeper chair (sleeps one), and sleeper chair (sleeps one).
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The unit comes equipped with a GE dedicated icemaker, great for filling coolers for the pool or boat - no trips to the store for a bag of ice !

Reviews

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Phoenix on the Bay 2BR/2BA Condo 5th Flr. Gorgeous View, Lazy River, Water Slide
average rating of 4.857143 based on 43 reviews
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FUN!

  • 5 of 5

We love it here. This condo is really nice and you don't even have to leave the premises to have fun. Our grandkids (and adults) enjoyed the lazy river and slide.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Time!

  • 5 of 5

Condo offers a variety of entertainment.

From swimming, fishing, grilling, sitting on the dock and watching the sunset was wonderful!

The lazy river and slide was a plus for the kids! We also enjoyed the breeze on the roof top tennis courts! Condo has a very clean gym and sauna with a view which was nice!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent!!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was GREAT!! The room has a great view of the bay and lazy river. Room was everything it said in the review. Planning on booking again.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Pools were awesome boat slip was great the only thing got stuck in elevatir

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We love Phoenix on the Bay and this is the nicest unit we have stayed in. The decor is great! We will be returning! Also- we had a small house keeping issue upon check in and it was handled by the cleaning company immediately. Great service!

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

Great room!

  • 5 of 5

James was wonderful to work with. Condo was awesome and fit 4 adults and 4 kids comfortable! Awesome family vacation except we lost beach/pool time with tropical storm Cindy. However James was very accommodating!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund