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Goin' Coastal #2 at Alabama's Premier Family Beach Resort

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 775 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Fantastic Gulf View with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and plenty of room!

Enjoy your morning coffee on our third floor balcony overlooking the beautiful emerald gulf. With tile floors, flat screen TVs and updated furnishings, this is the best value on the beach. Goin' Coastal #2 sleeps six; two master suites with queen beds and baths along with a queen sleeper sofa. Seven pools to choose from including a picturesque beach front pool, a heated indoor pool with sauna, steam room, and hot tub make this the perfect year round resort. Tired of swimming? Enjoy a tennis match under the lights or a quick game of pick-up basketball on one of our courts near the shuffleboard and horseshoe area. When you turn down our drive you'll notice Alabama's number one rated golf course, Kiva Dunes adjoins our property. Not to mention the beautiful sugar white beach that is only steps away!

The beach to our east is protected and undeveloped for one mile and the beach to the west features single family homes, including the most expensive mansions on the gulf coast of Alabama. If you are a beach person and want to experience what it was like before the onslaught of cement high-rises and crowded beaches, then this is the place for you. The locals call it the old Key West feel, a friend referred to it as The Hampton's on the gulf. You'll call it relaxing and the best time you've had at the beach!

More Details

Property Manager
Robin Shaw
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Robin Shaw

Growing up in Alabama, we always looked forward with great anticipation to our vacations on the Gulf Coast. From the time I was a young boy, my dream was to own a condo on my favorite beach. That became a reality in 2014 when I purchased Goin' Coastal. As luck would have it, the very next year I moved to Washington State. Now I'm enjoying it through the experiences of the families that stay at my home, creating memories that last forever. It's a pleasure for me to be a small part of your life, even for just a few days.

Robin Shaw purchased this condo in 2014

Why Robin Shaw chose Alabama

Why this property? It starts with the beach. You can stay anywhere on the Alabama/Florida gulf coast and the water will be a beautiful emerald green and the sand will look like drifting snow. The question comes down to how many people do you want on the beach with you, stopped at the light in front of you and in line at the convenience store? Our resort has one mile of undeveloped and protected beach to the east and the most expensive single family homes on the Alabama Coast to the west. Even during the busiest time of the year it will feel like you've got the place to yourself! If you're a "beach" person and love the old Key West feel, then you've found your home. If you're a "beach town" person and want one cement high rise after another and all that goes with it, well that's what staying in Orange Beach or Gulf Shores is all about. Our guests prefer driving in to enjoy it and leaving it behind when they want to relax.

What makes this condo unique

Surrounded by 7,000 acres of National Wildlife Refuge and miles of protected beaches you'll experience what drew native Americans to this peninsula a thousand years before the Spanish discovered the area in 1500. You'll look out on the gulf and see where Admiral Farragut spoke his famous words, "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!" And unlike the native Americans or sailors, you can enjoy our indoor pool facility which includes a sauna, hot tub and steam room in case it rains.

Amenities

Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 775 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Sleeper Sofa - 1 queen , sleeper sofa
  • 2 bedrooms each have queen beds.. Sleeper sofa sleeps two as well.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

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Goin' Coastal #2 at Alabama's Premier Family Beach Resort
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
5

Great little spot

  • 5 of 5

This property is everything you want a beach condo to be! Super clean and super cute. Robin is very nice and has great suggestions for dinner spots and extras to do around the area. Must go!

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

Excellent condo with beach view.

  • 5 of 5

Great condo. Beautifully decorated. Easy beach access. Fully stocked with everything you need. Laundromat conveniently located on same floor. Definitely recommend this condo. We are a family of 4.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very clean and updated condo. Nice beach view from balcony.

  • 4 of 5

Great place to escape and relax.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Metairie
5

Very Nice Condo

  • 5 of 5

Condo was spotlessly clean, very comfortably furnished, and well stocked with towels, paper goods, bathroom and kitchen necessities, and even a welcome basket. Each bedroom has private bath. Perfect for 2 couples - big enough kitchen and common space, and also privacy in bedrooms and baths. Robin was prompt, efficient, helpful and friendly handling our reservation. Much better experience than dealing with the large commercial rental/management companies. The location was great - far enough from the most crowded beaches of Gulf Shores, but not too far from restaurants and entertainment. The unit deserves its 5 star recommendations. Had a relaxing and enjoyable long weekend and would definitely book again if possible in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. Louis, MO
4

lovely decor, great hospitatlity

  • 4 of 5

We had a nice relaxing week. The condo is nicely updated and well equipped with provisions. A short walk to a lovely beach. Robin's hospitality was warm and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gallion AL
5

Wonderful hospitality!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed this condo! Robin was amazing to work with on renting. Very clean and beautiful room. So peaceful!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Gulf Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 26 2017 - Aug 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$159
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 31 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$159
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 16 2017 - Sep 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Fall
Sep 17 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Fall
Oct 3 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$890
 
 
Nightly Rate
Oct 16 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$159
$890
 
 
Winter1
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$130
$735
$1,050
 
 
Winter2
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$130
$735
$1,350
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$260
$1,490
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $150

Check in is at 4:00 PM on the day of arrival and check out time is 9:00 AM on the day of departure. This allows us ample time to prepare the condo for the next guest stay. Thank you.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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