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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bath, Gulf view; 250 quick steps to warm water & sugar white sand

Welcome to 'Southern Attitude'. It is located at 6195 Sawgrass Drive, Gulf Shores, 36542. There are no hidden fees for tax and linen service; the rental fee includes everything!! Southern Attitude (with its picturesque gulf views) is a very easy stroll to the white sandy beaches and beautiful waters Gulf Shores is famous for, but distant enough from the busy beaches of the downtown area to enable you to enjoy seclusion and peace. This house was built to be a restful beachfront retreat; it has been loved and enjoyed by all who have vacationed here and we know after your stay, you will agree!

Our house is located in beautiful, tranquil Fort Morgan, 6 miles from the actual historic Fort Morgan and minutes from downtown Gulf Shores. We are 20 minutes west of downtown Gulf Shores, convenient to all restaurants, grocery stores, shopping centers, movie theaters, zoo, amusement areas and water park. For golfers in the group, it is minutes away from the world famous Kiva Dunes Golf Club, a winner of numerous Golf Digest awards, as well as several golf courses conveniently located nearby. For days you would enjoy pampering, The Spa at The Beach Club (just minutes away) offers the best in services for mind and body.

Southern Attitude is richly decorated and furnished to meet your needs for a comfortable, relaxing, fun beach vacation. This beautiful 2 story, 4 bedroom, 3 bath house boasts two decks in the front of the house; French doors lead from the master (King) and 2nd bedroom (Queen) and offer spectacular views of the Gulf. This screened-in 2nd story front balcony is furnished with comfortable chaise lounges, Adirondack and rocking chairs, perfect for relaxing while watching and listening to the waves hitting the shore during the day or viewing the incredible star-lit sky at night.

The kitchen is equipped with everything you would need for an easy vacation, including dishwasher, garbage disposal, refrigerator with ice maker, all cookware, flatware, utensils, dining sets, small appliances and full pantry space. If grilling outside is your pleasure, there is a charcoal grill available to you as well.

The dining area has a table large enough to seat 8 comfortably, with seating for 4 at the breakfast bar. The house is equipped with Wi-Fi, as well as a flat screen TV, DVD/CD player in the living area. These rooms offer a beautiful gulf view and walk-out front porch, furnished with southern style rocking chairs.

The back porch is screened in, furnished with table and chairs. On the beach/car-port level, you will find an enclosed outdoor shower with a changing area. We've added a comfortable porch swing for spending time relaxing under the house, listening to the waves. A perfect place for children to play on rainy days! For making your stay easy and more enjoyable, the storage area on this level has a wonderful selection of sand toys, umbrellas and chairs, coolers, easy pop-up canopy, as well as a cart to transport everything you need to the beach. In addition, there are two community pools and tennis courts just minutes away, within walking distance. The only thing missing is you!

Our beaches and scenery are magnificent, the golf is spectacular and the restaurants are outstanding. There is truly an activity for every member of the family. Southern Attitude isn't just the name of our house, it truly reflects the good nature, beauty and hospitality that IS the South!

More Details

Owner
Melanie and Jerry Johnson
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Melanie and Jerry Johnson

We have been vacationing in Gulf Shores since 1979 and have never enjoyed a more beautiful beach or encountered more genuinely nice people!

Melanie and Jerry Johnson purchased this house in 2014

Why Melanie and Jerry Johnson chose Morgantown

Southern Attitude has all you need for a fun, relaxing, worry-free vacation! We have all the beach and house essentials needed to allow you to simply come, change into your bathing suit and play! White sandy beaches, piercing blue skies, peace, serenity, fun and sun! Come see for yourself!

What makes this house unique

Beautiful location in a private community that offers two pools and tennis court (all walking distance from the house) as amenities as well as gulf views and access, all within steps of the most beautiful white sandy beach. Our home offers a less crowded beach than Gulf Shores, but is close enough to travel to town (20 minute drive) for attractions, souvenir shopping, activities. In the Fall, the Blue Angels can be seen practicing....free air shows!

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Amenities

Morgantown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Guest Bathroom off 2nd floor hallway
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master Bathroom attached to Master (King) Bedroom, 2nd Floor
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Guest bathroom off (Queen) Bedroom on Main Floor
  • All 3 bathrooms have magnifying make-up mirrors affixed to walls. A hair dryer is provided in each bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main floor (Queen) Bedroom; private bathroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd Floor (Queen) Bedroom; Balcony Gulf View
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2nd Floor Master Bedroom, w/private bath; Balcony Gulf View
    Bedroom 4 - 2 bunk bed , 2nd Floor, 2 Bunk Beds (twin); sleeps 4
  • Extra pillows/blankets, laundry baskets in all bedroom closets
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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You won't find a better value!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year in a row that we have stayed at Southern Attitude. The fact that we chose to return a second time should tell you all that you need to know. The house has EVERYTHING that you need for a memorable stay at the beach. Fort Morgan is our favorite place to stay, away from the commercialism of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

The Johnsons are wonderful people to deal with, and we look forward to returning in the years to come.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review! We continually try to do our best to make Southern Attitude a true 'home away from home'.....clean, comfortable and well stocked. We truly appreciate great guests such as you and your family and hope to see you return for yet a third stay!
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5

Great house, property is exactly as described.

  • 5 of 5

The owners were extremely helpful and easy to work with on the reservation and correspondence before and during the stay. The house is very clean and spacious. Our two families with children had plenty of room. The house sits within short distance to both the pool and beach. We will definitely stay again in the future!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate great renters like you and your family and would love to host you again!
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5

It was fantastic! There is nothing we would change! The house was perfect !

  • 5 of 5

Southern Attiude exceeded our expectations! Our family absolutely loved it and we hope to return someday!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves at Southern Attitude; we would be more than happy to have you come again!
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5

Perfect Vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house had everything that we needed. We had 6 adults and 3 kids under the age of 4 and there were plenty of beach toys, umbrellas, floats, chairs and 2 wagons. The house is a very short walk to the beach and the pool. The balconies was a perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee. You will love this beach house!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We agree....the porches are some of the best areas for R & R.
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5

Great vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had three families stay together in one house and had plenty of space. Melanie was great to work with and was very quick at responding to our questions before our arrival. We have stayed at other homes and this house came with everything you could need for a vacation at the beach. The only thing we had to get was food. We had a 12 month old, and they had things we needed for him, such as a pack n play and a high chair. For. It being right in the beach we still had great views. Highly recommend this home if you want to stay in a great home, at a great location. One of the couples who stayed with us is going next year with their family. This is how much we loved our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for loving Southern Attitude as much as we do! We are so glad you found everything to your liking and that we will be having one of your guests for our guest again next year! We truly appreciate return renters and thank you all for choosing our home for your home.
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

Excellent vacation home which has both comfort and convenience. We have stayed there 3 years in a row and the owners have continually made improvements to make your stay even more enjoyable. A great spot for a family vacation without the vacation crowds. This one will be booked up so don't delay on getting your reservation in.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We couldn't be happier to host you for the 4th and coming year! We truly appreciate wonderful renters like you and look forward to hosting you again next year!
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Security Dep. $300

Please ask for quote for Holiday Seasons, as the rental rate may vary. $300.00 down at time of booking. Total rent due 60 days prior to your stay. Reservation cancellation will be refunded minus $30 processing fee if cancelled more than 60 days in advance of stay. Cancellation after rent has been paid is as follows: 44 days - 31 days prior to rental, 50% refund or full credit for future stay. 30 days prior to arrival date, 30% refund or full credit for future stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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