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Secluded Gulf Paradise at West End of Dauphin Island

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This is the view of the cottage that will greet you as you pull in to the drive.

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 7)

Awesome views of the Gulf and the Bay everywhere you turn!!
Experience the soft breeze and gentle lapping of the Mississippi Sound in this new rental home, 'Sound View'. With 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, this cozy cottage comfortably sleeps 6.

The open, airy floor plan offers ample space and comfort for the entire group, no matter the activity. The living room has ample seating with sofa, love seat, and lounge chair. Enjoy movies or the game on the large, flat screen TV. In the cold months, there is also a wood burning fireplace to warm yourself by!

The adjoining kitchen offers all the comforts of home, including oven/range, microwave oven, double sink, dishwasher, toaster, and coffee maker. Kitchen is well stocked with dishes, glasses, silverware and cookware for family meals. The dining area has a table with seating for everyone. Extra seating for 2 available at the breakfast bar.

The Master bedroom offers Queen bed and private bath with single vanity and walk in shower. A second bedroom faces the gulf with set of twin beds and small TV/DVD combo. The third bedroom overlooks the Sound with Queen bed. The second bath has single vanity with shower/tub combo.


This location is an all access pass to the waters surrounding the island! The 3 sided deck offers views of both the Gulf of Mexico and Mississippi Sound. The north side screened in deck overlooks the Sound and the water is just outside your door. Gulf access is available just across the street and the Island's public beach is within walking distance.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, charcoal grill, washer/dryer, Bay front, Gulf access
*Wi-Fi can be slow due to remote area

Master Bedroom - Queen with private bath
Bedroom 2 - Two Twins with TV/DVD combo
Bedroom 3 - Queen

Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    28 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    In children's bedroom there are two twin beds with a tv/dvd combo....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom has a double window that overlooks the sound...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Second bedroom has a double window that overlooks the sound...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Two twin beds with a double window that faces the gulf...moreless

  • Master bedroom with queen with private bath, large guestroom with queen , and third bedroom with two twins....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Only a few miles away, there are places available for bike, kayak/canoe, and jet ski rental. There is also a skate board park available....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    There is a TV/DVD combo in children's room...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Beautiful views of Mississippi Sound and Gulf of Mexico from your porches and decks....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Direct beach access to private beach and easy access to Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Beautiful views of Mississippi Sound and Gulf of Mexico from your porches and decks....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Direct beach access to private beach and easy access to Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Water View:

    Beautiful views of Mississippi Sound and Gulf of Mexico from your porches and decks....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Direct beach access to private beach and easy access to Gulf of Mexico....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is a dining table that seats 6, along with 2 bar stools. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    During the cold month, enjoy sitting by the warm fire!...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Covered parking under house...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a large screened in porch with a daybed on it. There is also a side deck that is not screened it. The side porch is a perfect place to watch the sunset and feel incredible breezes....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Holiday
Dec 3 - Dec 31, 2016
4 night min stay

$1,000 $2,750
winter
Jan 1 - Mar 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,000 $2,500
spring
Mar 5 - May 5, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,300
Summer
May 6 - Aug 12, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,850
late summer
Aug 13 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,475
fall
Sep 10 - Dec 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,275
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Administration Fee $25
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Housekeeping Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

When: 25% due on agreement. Balance paid 60 days prior to arrival. FINAL PAYMENT NONREFUNDABLE WITHIN 60DAYS OF ARRIVAL. Check-In time is 3 p.m CST. Check- out time is 10 a.m. CST. Upon check-out, we ask our guests to leave the home in the same condition as it was found. Please place trash in outside container upon departure,including perishable food items. THIS IS A NON SMOKING PROPERTY.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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Location

4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Pelican Pub
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Mobile Bay
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Barnacle Bills
10 Metres
Nearest Beach
Gulf of Mexico

Car: Necessary

The cottage is located at the West End of Dauphin Island which offers a quiet and relatively secluded paradise on the Gulf. This area of Dauphin Island is a haven for lovers of sunsets, wildlife, fishing, and uncrowded beaches.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1

About the owner: We live in Mobile, 40 miles away. We have had a house on this property for the last 20 years but have recently rebuilt this brand new cottage

Why the Owner Chose Dauphin Island, AL, USA:
This house and this location is special to our family. We have a large family and this house has been the center of many family gatherings, celebrations, and holidays. It's location on the Sound has always offered us the peaceful sanctuary just when we've needed it.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Very clean, open and airy cottage with stunning view of both the sound and the gulf. The house sits on the Mississippi Sound and is right across the street from the Gulf of Mexico. In the cold months, enjoy sitting by the warm fire. Awesome wade fishing and perfect beachcombing and swimming. This is the absolute best place to watch a sunset on Dauphin Island.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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Photos

  • This is the view of the cottage that will greet you as you pull in to the drive.

    This is the view of the cottage that will greet you as you pull in to the drive.

  • Grab a beach drink, kick back on the sun porch & enjoy this spectacular view.

    Grab a beach drink, kick back on the sun porch & enjoy this spectacular view.

  • You view from the sun porch.  Looking northwest into the Sound.

    You view from the sun porch. Looking northwest into the Sound.

  • View of screen porch with sun porch and the Sound in the background.

    View of screen porch with sun porch and the Sound in the background.

  • Light is plentiful in this great room with TV and working fireplace.

    Light is plentiful in this great room with TV and working fireplace.

  • Master Bedroom has own bath and view of the beach.

    Master Bedroom has own bath and view of the beach.

  • 'The Kids Room' is perfect home away from home when day on the beach is done.

    'The Kids Room' is perfect home away from home when day on the beach is done.

  • 'Front' of the cottage - the view of Sound View from the beach.

    'Front' of the cottage - the view of Sound View from the beach.

  • No crowded beaches to worry about in this sliver of paradise. Relax. Soak it in.

    No crowded beaches to worry about in this sliver of paradise. Relax. Soak it in.

  • This spacious screened-in porch has ample seating for gatherings.  Daybed too.

    This spacious screened-in porch has ample seating for gatherings. Daybed too.

  • The light and sunny great room offers ample seating.  Perfect place to unwind.

    The light and sunny great room offers ample seating. Perfect place to unwind.

  • Spacious kitchen offers all the amenities you expect and need.

    Spacious kitchen offers all the amenities you expect and need.

  • Guest Bedroom is comfortable and airy with its own view of the Sound.

    Guest Bedroom is comfortable and airy with its own view of the Sound.

VRBO #643193

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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