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Charming Oceanfront Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms / 2 Baths - Sleeps 6

Renovated 2 bedroom/2 bath beach cottage located in Fort Morgan. Beautiful oceanfront screened porch runs full length of house. Nature preserve located next door and gives miles of undevelopable beach in that direction. Quiet and secluded spot, perfect for relaxation.The cottage has been completely updated but retains the old world charm of its 1939 build date.

If you are anything like us, you will live on the screened porch. There isn't a better place to unwind!

Property Manager
Gantt Cookson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Gantt Cookson

Ted and Gantt - Atlanta, GA

Gantt Cookson purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Gantt Cookson chose Gulf Shores

Unique location


Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Car: necessary


Gulf Shores Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Two renovated. One with Shower, one with Tub/Shower combo
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 4 twin/ single , Bunks
  • Tiny. One with Queen bed, One with 2 bunk beds
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming


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Charming Oceanfront Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cottage! The deck and screened porch are wonderful and so close to the water! We arrived during Hurricane Nate and the owner went above and beyond making sure we were safe and all was well at the cottage. He even gave us his personal cell number. Already booked for next year!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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May just be the best vacation I have ever had!!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived, I felt like I had entered

a movie set! The cottage is so tasteful and

impeccable! The decor is beautiful, the setting

enchanting... the sound of the ocean, ahhhh!

I could have stayed forever...;). I keep thinking

of how and when I can return!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gentle reminder of the peaceful southern coast.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage, everything you could need for a perfect escape. Beach was quiet and the true natural environment was perfectly


  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I couldn't have imagined a more perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

Aunt Patty's is a lovely cottage in the best location. A screened and shuttered porch allows you to comfortably experience all the Gulf has to offer. I feel fortunate to have found it!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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First class!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully decorated, charming, comfortable cottage in a fairly secluded location. Great for a couple or a family of beach and nature lovers.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dream Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Aunt Pattie's Cottage is a dream, from the peaceful secluded location, the gorgeous sunrises and sunsets to the amazing attention to every detail in the home! My husband and I along with our two children enjoyed every minute of our stay and only wish we had stayed longer. The owner is so gracious, friendly and accommodating. We spent hours relaxing on the screened in porch enjoying books, puzzles and games. It felt so great to disconnect from our busy lives and just be together. The home is beautiful, comfortable, outfitted with everything you need to stay put and enjoy cooking and creating memories. The towels are amazing!! I went home and ordered some for our personal home. Can't wait to go back next year! Thank you for everything Gannt!

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $200 + Tax
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 8.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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