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Beautiful Beach Front View Overlooking Unique Tropical Green Space! 2 Bed 2 Bath

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 980 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

7th floor - Building 5

We recently purchased this condo because of the breathtaking views of the gulf and the tropical grounds that can be seen from both the living room and master bedroom. Our place has everything you would want in a vacation condo. When you enter, you will be amazed by the incredible view of the ever changing colors of the Gulf of Mexico. Just beneath our balcony is a saltwater swimming pool which is nestled up to the snow white sand dunes of the beach.

You will be completely comfortable in our seventh floor two bedroom condo. We have two full bathrooms, a fully functioning kitchen, a full size dining room table, and a balcony running from the master bedroom to the living room facing the Gulf of Mexico.

There is tile in the kitchen, entry way, and in both of the bathrooms. For your comfort, both of the bedrooms are carpeted. The spacious master bedroom has a king sized bed and the room faces the Gulf of Mexico. The other bedroom hosts a queen bed. The beds will make you never want to get out of them. You may want to eat your dinner on the balcony or have your first cup of coffee in the mornings here. The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, dishes, glasses, coffee pot, blender, electric can opener, etc. and all the utensils that you might need to make your own culinary delights. The dining table can accommodate six guests and we also have two bar stools. For your convenience, we have a washer and dryer so that you won't have to take those dirty clothes home. We provide a vacuum, ironing board and iron and all of the linens for your stay with us. We have a high speed Internet connection that is free, so bring your laptop.

Our condo offers all the amenities and comforts of home. The picture perfect views from the deck are absolutely spectacular. It has been said that Orange Beach has the whitest sand and the prettiest water. You may want to spend hours marveling at the ever changing colors of the water from the privacy of your own condo or from the sun drenched white sandy beach. The photos will only give you a small hint of the beauty that will touch your soul. In the short time we have owned the condo, we have seen dolphins swimming in the morning and in the afternoon from our living room.

You’ll feel at home in our condo even though you are hundreds of miles away from your own. We want you to feel like our condo is like walking into your second home each evening, which makes for a cozy warm feeling all stay long. This condo is perfect for a honeymoon or vacation with your family, kids, and friends. We want to make sure that your stay with us will be made of memories that will last a lifetime for your family and friends.

Lean back in a comfortable chair on the beach or at the pools and enjoy the warmth of the sun. Relax and unwind as the calm and peace of each moment renews your spirit. Day or night Seaside’s pools are a wonderful place for washing away your cares. Whether surrounded by the lush tropical plants by day or by the romantic moon that dances on the water at night, the pools are a favorite of guests. Our complex is very family oriented; yet a honeymooning couple can also enjoy the peace of our complex. There are BBQ grills located throughout the complex for guests to have that perfect steak at night. There are picnic tables to compliment these grills. The shuffle board court is available by getting the equipment from the onsite office. There are also lighted tennis courts, a state of the art work-out facility with flat screen televisions, indoor heated pool, steam room, a sauna, and lockers and showers in our indoor restroom area.

The complex also hosts weddings on the beach and many couples use the clubhouse for their receptions. Also, a number of family re-unions and meetings are held at the complex as they can rent the clubhouse. It has a full kitchen, fire place, couches, and tables that are all set up for your enjoyment.

Does fishing or golf interest you? The Alabama state park has the longest pier in the southeast and it is open 24 hours a day. It has a tackle shop and at the end of the pier you can even clean your fish before you leave. The best place to buy your fishing license is at Walmart where you can even purchase your bait. There are numerous benches in the area for you to sit while fishing. The Orange Beach area has hundreds of charter captains and fishing boats. The fishing is absolutely superb. There are ten great golf courses in the area. Shopping opportunities are outstanding with some shops only a few blocks away and a huge outlet mall with 150 stores about twenty minutes away. If you like to shop, there are hundreds of boutiques, souvenirs shops, grocery stores, and specialty shops near the condo. The new Wharf complex has a great Ferris wheel for the kids, a large movie theater, shopping, dining, and outdoor concerts where famous singers come to perform. Many company meetings are held here because of the golf, fishing, and other entertainment opportunities.

Orange Beach has added six new zip lines in its Zip Line Park. They have also sunk a ship off the coast, so that scuba diving can get better each year. Don't forget about Waterville Water Park. It has so many new rides that you can't do it all in just one day.

We welcome you to your extraordinary Orange Beach vacation. Now all you have to do is book our condo before your dates are gone!

More Details

Owner
Terri Gilchrist
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2018

About Terri Gilchrist

We currently reside in Memphis, TN. David is originally from Kaukauna, WI (just south of Green Bay) and Terri grew up in Southaven, MS (a Memphis suburb). We have one son, Patrick. David works for a regional bank and Terri is your condo manager.

Terri Gilchrist purchased this condo in 2014

Why Terri Gilchrist chose Orange Beach

My husband and I are new to Seaside Beach and Racquet Club and to Orange Beach, Alabama. We originally were looking to buy in Florida but someone told us to look at the Orange Beach/Gulf Shores areas in Alabama. We immediately fell in love with the white sandy beaches here. The city is very clean and the people here are very nice. We looked at several places with our realtor. Our condo was the first one we looked at and was also the one we returned to twice that same weekend. Two days later we contacted our realtor and made an offer.

We currently live in Tennessee, but I can see us living here when we retire.

What makes this condo unique

Terri and her mother just loved the view overlooking the pool, tropical green space, and the beach.

Amenities

Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 980 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
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 , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The master bedroom has an on suite full bath. It has a shower/tub combination.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom has direct access to the balcony.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Nice size room
  • Master bedroom has a king bed with an on suite bathroom. Direct access to the balcony from the master bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Beach Front View Overlooking Unique Tropical Green Space! 2 Bed 2 Bath
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 38 reviews
5

Perfect beach holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Our ocean front view and tropical poolside garden was the perfect, peaceful place to get away and unwind with family and friends. Pictures did not prepare us for the stylish, comfortable home setting. The kitchen was spotless and completely set up, as were the bedrooms and adjoining baths. Terri anticipates every need and is supportive and helpful with any special requests, as well. We loved this outstanding vacation spot!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlestown, IN
5

Beach Front Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and enjoyed the Beach Front Paradise. Property as described, well stocked with all essentials, clean, easy access, great view and pleased with the security. Thank you for sharing your piece of paradise! See you next year! Thanks, Darlene & Mike

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best place to stay on the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We love staying in Ms. Terri condo. Lovely condo with great view and 3 pools. Awesome vacation with the family can't wait for next year to come back. Very comfy beds, love the door code.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Condo was very nice

  • 5 of 5

Property was very nice. Security on site. Pool was nice too. Walk down to beach was not too far. This was our 2nd year in a row to stay on this property and we love it.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Memphis, TN
5

The condo was centrally located in Orange Beach and had a great view of the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this condo several times. Terri is great to work with and everything runs smooth.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was great!

  • 5 of 5

It was wonderful. Condo was amazing! Beautifully decorated, very well stocked, beaitiful view of the beach and gulf, comfy beds! Made us feel right at home for our weekend getaway!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Map

Bubba's Seafood House
Seafood Restaurant
Adventure Island
Live Bait Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Flipdaddy's Brilliant Burgers & Craft Beer Bar
Hamburger Restaurant
The Ruby Slipper Cafe
Brunch Restaurant
Wintzell's Oyster House
Franco's Italian Restaurant
Italian Restaurant
Little New Orleans
Cajun Restaurant
Buns in the Sun
Sandwich Shop
Hazel's Family Seafood Restaurant & Catering
Seafood Restaurant
Mama Lottie's Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Orange Beach Welcome Center
Mexico Lindo Mexican Restaurant
Mexican Restaurant
China Dragon
Chinese Restaurant
Moe's Original Bar B Que
Barbecue Restaurant
DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant
Fast Food Restaurant
Liquid Life Cafe
Espresso Bar
Rotolo's Pizzeria
Pizza Restaurant
The Flying Harpoon 2
Bar & Grill
Chronic Tacos
Taco Restaurant
Orange Beach Sportsplex
Cotton's Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Lartigue's Seafood Market
Seafood Restaurant
Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail - Rosemary Dunes Trailhead
Hogfish Grille
Seafood Restaurant
Brick & Spoon
Southern Restaurant (US)
Duck's Diner
Southern Restaurant (US)
The Southern Grind at INDIGO
Coffee Shop
Indigo
The Southern Grind Coffee House
Cafe
The Undertow
Bar & Grill
Orange Beach Golf Center
Change of Pace at Turquoise Place
Big Wave Dave's Kitchen & Beach Bar
American Restaurant
Big Mike's Steakhouse
Steak House
China King
Chinese Restaurant
El Potro Mexican Restaurant
Mexican Restaurant
Luna's Eat & Drink
Seafood Restaurant
Cosmo's Restaurant & Bar
American Restaurant
Big Fish Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Cactus Cantina
Mexican Restaurant
Hot Rod's Diner
Diner
Shrimp Basket Orange Beach
Seafood Restaurant
Wolf Bay Lodge
Seafood Restaurant
Gulf State Park
Bravo Tacos
Latin American Restaurant
STKburger
Hamburger Restaurant
The Wharf
Arena The Next Level
The Wharf Amphitheater
Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Pensacola, FL
Car: recommended

Marinas, deep sea fishing, live entertainment at amphitheater at the Wharf, live music and entertainment at The Hangout, zip lines at the state park, annual shrimp festival, annual boat races, rental chairs and umbrellas on the beach, surf fishing, great restaurants, several fresh seafood shops, charcoal grills, shuffle board, tennis courts, and so much more.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed. A parking pass of $20 needs to be purchased at the complex office or the guard station upon arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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