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BEST VIEWS ON THE BEACH

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A 15th Floor Unit with 9 foot high ceilings which gives it a spacious feel. A queen murphy bed with a 12" thick plush pillow top mattress was just added. Two elevators are about 40 feet from the front door. Enjoy a low traffic building with the front desk and check in next door at the Phoenix East.

This is truly a special spot on the beach. Fishing from the bank at the pass is legendary. The abundance of the fish draws all kinds of wildlife to feed. My daughter came back excited after watching a mother dolphin and her baby swimming around chasing fish. I enjoy watching all of the pelicans and other birds feed. Early in the morning you can often see schools of fish swimming close to shore at the beach. There is always something to see at the pass especially with all of the fishing boats coming and going. Just feel the tension leave your body as you relax on the balcony and listen to the waves come in. I can’t think of a better place to unwind from the pressures of life.

Enter your dates and get an instant quote to the right to find your grand total then contact me by phone or email to set up your reservation. Be sure to click 'View Guide' on the gogobot link to our favorite restaurants and things to do in the area. You will find it after the Location map further down this page.

More Details

Property Manager
Frank (Mike) Tolbert
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 7, 2018

About Frank (Mike) Tolbert

I grew up a military brat, moving every few years. We lived in Fort Walton for 4 years when my father was stationed at Eglin AFB. That is where I developed a love of the Gulf coast. After I graduated HS in NY we came to Alabama to visit grandparents for Christmas. We left in a snow storm and it was 70 when we arrived in Alabama. When my parents returned to NY I stayed and knew I had found 'home'.

Frank (Mike) Tolbert purchased this condo in 2014

Why Frank (Mike) Tolbert chose Orange Beach

I have vacationed at Panama City Beach, Destin, Pensacola Beach and Orange Beach. Orange Beach is a true gem with less traffic than most other beach resort towns. The Phoenix 10 is where I thought I wanted to buy my own condo until the real estate agent showed me the Phoenix East II. I fell in love with the view and all the fish and birds and boats at the pass. There is always something interesting to watch at the pass.

What makes this condo unique

As soon as I step onto the balcony I feel the tensions of life leave my body. I love the view, the relaxation and the good food at Cobalts, The Oyster Bar, Fishers and The Shrimp Basket just into Florida.

Amenities

Orange Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 15
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Curved shower rod for more space
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Queen Murphy bed Sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
There is something for everyone in or near Orange Beach. The Flora-Bama is one mile to the East. Charter boats, boat rentals and jet-ski rentals are close by. Dolphin cruises are on the other side of the pass. Zip-lines, para-sailing, a water park, putt putt and a go cart track are to the West. The Warf offers you shopping, the Rave Theater and restaurants close by. My favorite restaurants are The Oyster Bar Marina at the pass in Florida, the Shrimp Basket in Florida, Cobalts on the other side of the pass from the condo, and Fisher's at the Orange Beach marina. Tacky Jacks across the street from Fisher's is a fun place to go and has a great observation deck overlooking the bay. Tanger Outlet Mall Stores are located off of Gulf Shores Parkway near Foley. There are plenty of golf courses near by for husbands while their wife is out shopping.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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BEST VIEWS ON THE BEACH
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 18 reviews
5

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views, awesome location, had a great time staying there

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location! Perfect view! Perfect floor! Perfect balcony!

I had an absolutely fabulous week! The condo was clean, the furniture was comfortable, the bed was comfortable, and I had exactly what I needed!

I highly recommend this condo!! You will not be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Feb. Snowbirds

  • 5 of 5

Spectacular view, clean, great location for shopping and restaurants, comfortable furniture. Only thing negative is that it is already taken for next Feb.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous place

  • 5 of 5

Have a wonderful stay. Great kitchen quality cookware. Comfortable beds and furniture. Nice deck with beautiful views. Condos staff was very nice. Couldn't have asked for more.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Condo is old and the furniture was not the best, the couch especially was uncomfortable. TV complica

  • 3 of 5

It wasn't too bad, but it was as good as other times we had been there and used your facilities. I would suggest the owner invest in some better furniture in the Living room. The kitchen was good and the bedroom was also good. The room did smell a bit old. Overall our stay was fine. We were able to get away from some stress and relax for a few days. That is all we wanted.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: New Lazyboy furniture has been ordered and should be there in October.
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5

Exactly what we wanted....

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to the area and the property definitely delivered. Top floor, unobstructed views of the beach and gulf...the pictures were accurate folks. We are a family of four with two small boys and the Murphy bed worked great. Had slight concerns when we booked that the unit would be too small, it was never at all an issue. Kitchen was nicely appointed and because of that (and the views) we chose to prep many of our meals in the unit. Washer/dryer was very handy and all of the furnishings fit well and were in good shape. Although we spent almost all of our in unit time on the patio...it was awesome. Kids loved the boats cruising by, storms out on gulf at night, pelicans fly right by this unit on the regular. The location of this unit makes the patio almost private. Was clear to us that most folks here were not first timers and everyone was very friendly. Great family place, gulf beach with limited waves, great sand (wife considers herself a sand connoisseur and was very impressed), dolphins, fish....kids loved it. Did appear that this building was lower traffic than some others we walked by which was nice. We would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Brett Robinson fees $131 + Tax

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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