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Amazing, Super-Clean Bungalow! Water Views! Pet-Friendly! Walk to Flippers!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 60 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bed/2 bath offers serene getaway when not hanging out on the beach!

Bear Point Bungalow is an adorably decorated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,000 square foot home located in the Bear Point neighborhood of Orange Beach! This home is in it's third peak season to the rental market. It was completely repainted on the inside & newly furnished in 2015! Several FUN & UNIQUE pieces, including clear dining chairs, distressed furniture, an old spool turned coffee table, a "stained glass" medicine cabinet & LOTS of color capture the "vibe" we were going for in this beach home! Everything is cozy and comfortable!

There's a King bed in the master with a flat screen TV. Queen bed with flat screen TV in guest room. Quality linens and bedding in each bedroom. Master bath is attached to master bedroom with spa tub/shower combo. Guest bath in hall has shower only.

Fun seating area downstairs under house with adirondack chairs, cute stenciled table & charcoal grill! Also, there's an outdoor shower downstairs so you can spray off the sand & sweat after a day at the beach before coming inside. There are comfy new rockers with cushions on the front deck, along with a bar height table and two swivel bar chairs to enjoy the beautiful bay views!

If your four-legged friend is up-to-date on vaccines, on a flea preventative and is house-trained, then we would love to have him or her as an additional guest! We know how much you hate being separated from them at vacation time! We have a fenced-in backyard for your convenience and their safety. There's also a 3' fence across the carport. If your pet is small enough, you can rest easy that they will not be able to get past a certain point in the yard. Larger dogs may be able to go over the shorter fence. There is also a dog park just a mile or so down Canal Road. If you have a social animal, they may enjoy this setting. There is one area for small dogs and one for large.

We're only a couple of blocks from Bear Point Marina where you can book a dolphin cruise or charter a sail boat, eat at Flippers Restaurant and enjoy the Tiki Bar & live music. There's room in the driveway for your boat and you can use one of the public boat launches nearby. Here's a link to their locations: http://www.obparksandrec.com/parkstrails/publicboatlaunches.html. You can also enjoy swimming at a couple of different spots right in the neighborhood.

The Orange Beach Public Library and Community Center are just a couple of miles down Canal Road, along with the Waterfront Park, which has a great picnic area and a huge play area for the kids. The Orange Beach Sports Complex is another couple of miles further down.

Nightly rate includes tax. Cleaning fee extra. Deposit of $250 required. Deposit refundable upon departure once housekeeping verifies condition of home and contents. Pets considered on an individual basis. Pet fee of $15 per pet per day (that's less than the cost of boarding in our area). Additional refundable pet deposit of $100 required. Snowbirds will pay a $100 monthly pet fee per dog rather than the daily pet rate.

If you are looking for a busy, crowded condo complex, we can't help you here. If you're looking for a serene, mellow vacation, come check us out! We think you'll be glad you did!

* SNOWBIRDS - We will rent to you for the full three months (January 1 - March 31) or we will divide into two renters, one for January & February and the other for March OR one for January and the other for February & March. We will not rent February alone, without January or March. Thanks for your understanding.

More Details

Owner
Jamie Christian
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Jamie Christian

We live in north Alabama and love the gulf coast! We visited the Gulf Shores/Orange Beach area at least twice a year in the first 18 years of our marriage and rented a ton of condos & homes through VRBO. We fell in love with the area from our first visit. Between work and other obligations, we just can't make it down as much as we'd like, but thought we'd share our home with fellow beach lovers. We sincerely hope you love it as much as we do!

Jamie Christian purchased this house in 2014

Why Jamie Christian chose Alabama

We have dreamed of owning a place at the beach for years! Shortly after our 18th wedding anniversary (in 2014), we finally took the plunge and we are still pinching ourselves! The house is in a quiet, charming neighborhood, offering a great place to ride bikes or take walks with your four-legged friends. Neighbors are friendly, but not intrusive. We're just a short drive to the beach, several restaurants (Doc's Oyster Bar, Shipp's Harbor Grill, Master Joe's, Barefoot Island Grill & Cosmos to name a few), grocery stores (Publix is about 4 miles away) & cute shops, with the Tanger Outlet Mall only about 20 minutes away.

What makes this house unique

Our goal for many years was to own a beach-front condo. When we saw this home, we could actually see ourselves retiring here in a few years. A crowded condo complex, not so much. We understand that many will not be able to let go of the beach-front vacation and that's ok, but if you want a nice, quiet neighborhood with a peaceful bay view and just a mellow vacation, then I think we can help you out!

Amenities

Orange Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Amazing, Super-Clean Bungalow! Water Views! Pet-Friendly! Walk to Flippers!
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Soooo relaxing!!!

  • 5 of 5

We came for our honeymoon/ 1 year anniversary. We originally chose this property because it was dog friendly. The owners are a joy to work with. We had no issues and if we did we were reassured they would be fixed. The owner goes above and beyond to make sure you have everything you need to make your stay even more comfortable.

This home was everything I could have hoped for and more!! It located in a quiet, friendly neighborhood, great for going on walks. The home is beautifully decorated and so relaxing. The home is VERY clean. The beds are amazing! I will definitely be coming back!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Missouri
5

Great cozy and peaceful home

  • 5 of 5

The charming place was a great stay for my family while down on vacation. An excellent, quiet location but still close enough to drive to all the main attractions. Great owners who value your stay and offer excellent service to you! Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

BEAUTIFUL

  • 5 of 5

CAN'T SAY ENOUGHT ABOUT THIS HOUSE! THE ONLY PROBLEM, IS THAT IT IS NOT MINE! THE VEIW IS SPECTACULAR, AND THE NEIGHBORS ARE EVEN MORE SPECTACULAR. THEY WILL BE PART OF OUR FAMILY FOREVER.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxation!!!

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous place to relax! We loved being able to take our dog to the bay. Our 5 yr old grandaughter called it the "little beach" and preferred being there as opposed to the "big beach". So, we spent most of our time there. The house was beautiful, beds were comfy and Jamie was very attentive to our needs. Sitting on the upper deck and listening to the many species of birds as they called to each other was just so amazing! I loved that we were in a private location but could get to everything in just minutes.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful spot! Everything we needed was within a few miles. Plenty of places nearby to take our pup which was the most important part for us! Jamie was more than accommodating and just a sweetheart in general. Thanks guys for allowing us to use your home and bring our sweet Blue! We definitely plan on coming back!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The house was so clean and perfectly decorated! It was very relaxing and comfortable. Being able to bring our doggies was an amazing perk! They loved looking out on the front porch and watching the world go by. Would highly recommend! Jamie was so welcoming and wonderful to deal with!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Pensacola Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Tiki Bar at Flippers
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Mobile Bay Ferry
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Flippers Retaurant
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Cotton Bayou Public Beach

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Rates & Availability

Orange Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
May 14 2017 - Aug 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
 
 
Fall 2017
Aug 6 2017 - Nov 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Late Fall/Early Winter
Nov 5 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Winter/Snowbirds
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
60 night minimum stay
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $250
Refundable pet deposit $100
Daily pet fee (per pet) $15

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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