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Beautifully remodeled - Pet friendly - 2BR/2Bath - New High Speed Internet/Wi-Fi

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2BR/2 Bath, Newly remodeled unit facing the pool with a beach view.

Sea Oats is located on west beach in Gulf Shores only 3 miles west of the 't' where Highway 59 meets the beaches at the HANGOUT. Away from the crowded beaches, we are located in the quiet, laid back area of Gulf Shores, but just moments away from the heart of the activity including shopping, amusement parks, fishing pier, restaurants and golf.

Property features:

Our complex is located on almost 8 acres of prime lagoon front property. Sea oats offers a private boat launch and slips, fishing piers, 2 gazebos, and picnic areas with grills. We also have our own private beach access just a short walk from the unit. You will find a boardwalk on both sides of the road with outdoor showers. If you’d rather sun at the pool, we offer two Olympic size pools & 2 kiddie pools.

There is assigned covered parking for our unit, which leads to the entrance of the condo. You will also find additional parking for cars, boats, jet skis and kayaks.

**unit features**

The unit is a spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath with 1100 square feet. It has a very large balcony with views of the pool and beach in front of you. Both bedrooms and the living room open to the large covered balcony.

The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a spacious closet. You will also find a large private master bathroom. The master has its own flat panel HDTV with cable and dvd/blue ray player. The second bedroom contains a queen size bed. There is a HDTV with a DVD player. Directly across the hallway from the guest bedroom, you will find the second full bath.

Living room:

In the living room, the family will be quite comfortable watching a dvd/blue ray or cable on the 50 inch flat panel HDTV. We also offer wireless internet in the unit for your use. There are DVDs and card games for the kids and several books for adults to enjoy reading as well.


In our unit, you will find a fully equipped kitchen with brand new appliances. There is a full size refrigerator with ice maker, stove, microwave and dishwasher. You will also find everything you need to prepare meals when you choose to cook, including a slow cooker. We also have a blender to prepare your favorite frozen drinks as well as a coffee maker.

There is a new full size washer and dryer in the unit. We also provide a starter set of toilet paper, paper towels, dishwasher tabs, garbage bags, etc., so you may need to restock a few of those items while you are here. Basically, pack your clothes, pick up some groceries on your way in and RELAX!

Rental information:

-This is a non-smoking unit!!

-$200 Damage/Security Deposit to hold reservation refundable after inspection of unit

-Must be 25 years of age to rent

-Check-in after 3 P.M. Central and check-out at 10 A.M. Central

-Three (3) night minimum stay except during summer.

-Summer season is a seven (7) night minimum stay

-Small dogs (less than 25 lbs) considered, must contact owner- pet fee added to stay

More Details

Larry and Jane Sewell
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2018

About Larry and Jane Sewell

We reside in Chattanooga, TN and enjoy spending our free time in Gulf Shores. We purchased this unit in November 2015. A complete remodel was done inside. We hope your family will enjoy our vacation home as much as we do.

Larry and Jane Sewell purchased this condo in 2015

Why Larry and Jane Sewell chose Gulf Shores

We choose Sea Oats in Gulf Shores because of its amenities and family friendly atmosphere. The condo is on 8 acres which gives plenty of space for walking and exploring. The beach access is a short walk directly in front of the condo. The two lane road has very little traffic. The walk from the condo to the beach is approximately 3/4 the length of a football field. The lagoon is to the back of the property with covered docks where you can fish, walk your pet, or access the boat launch. Sea Oats is a very family oriented place with the beach and lagoon access. We feel your family will enjoy it as much as ours.

What makes this condo unique

This property is family friendly with easy beach access with 2 olympic size pools and 2 kiddie pools to enjoy with your friends and family. There is a boat ramp, 2 fishing piers, dozens of boat slips, covered BBQ area and 8 acres to roam around.


Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • master bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    guest bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • each bathroom has a hairdryer
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 queen , TV w/ DVD in room
    sleeper sofa - den area - 1 queen , new and sleeps great, purchased in Janurary 2016
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , HDTV w/ DVD player in room
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Garbage dumpster is located in the front of the complex.


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Beautifully remodeled - Pet friendly - 2BR/2Bath - New High Speed Internet/Wi-Fi
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews

It was paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great! Food, family, and fun!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Megan ... I’m so happy you & your family had a fun vacation at MermaidCove. We hope you’ll visit us again.
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We LOVED this condo! Clean, quiet, and convenient to beach and restaurants

  • 5 of 5

This a a home away from home! Everything you need that you forgot to bring! Ha! Beautifully decorated, very clean, comfy beds. The balcony looks right out to the pool which was convenient for me to keep an eye on my teenagers while they were swimming. There is a covered fishing pier behind the condo. Only a couple miles from the hustle and bustle but just far enough out that it’s not too loud. Beach access directly across the property. LOVED everything about it! We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review of the property. Everything you described is the reason we chose a condo in this peaceful area. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you as a guest again in the future.
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Camden, Arkansas

Amazing Beach Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This place is simply amazing!! Everything you need is in this condo. First aid supplies, color books, movies, books, well stocked kitchen. Very clean, comfortable beds, large pool. Keep in mind short walk across street to beach and no elavatort to second floor. This was not an issue for us but only for those who can't walk long distances or stairs. We can't wait to visit again. Owners are great to work with.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you have a good time and enjoyed your stay a Mermaid Cove... We hope you can return and visit us again.!! Jane & Larry Sewell 423-413-3638
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Description of the property is dead on.

  • 5 of 5

Very nicely remodeled condo with plenty of room and fully stocked....much more so than most of the places we have rented over the years. Only issue we had was the newer chest of drawers in the master bedroom had a distinct odor to it, which was easily rectified by throwing a blanket over the top of it.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peoria, IL

This condo is so cute.

  • 5 of 5

We totally enjoyed the condo and the grounds.

The pool is front of the condo was being repaired but we used the other pool. Well let's put it this way. We sat by the pool a couple times. Our weather was cool most of the time so no need for a pool. The balcony is in a good position for when the sun does come out. I would say the sun is on the balcony until three thirty (winter time).

Jane was quick to respond to any questions. Decided to stay a extra day and was very accommodating on how we were going to pay for it.

The complex is kind of hard to find at night so we just remembered that once you go over the bridge, look for the taller condo complex that is usually lit up. Our complex was the next driveway. Also make sure you go in the red doors to get to the condo.

As other people have said, this place is equipped with everything you would need. My husband was surprised that there was even a screw driver here.

The beach walk is directly across the complex. Just follow the opening by the outdoor shower by the road and cross the road and you are there.

This area was quiet during spring break. Closer to 59 you hear more of the action.

Nice fishing pier and picnic area behind the condo.

Our dog liked that you could go from the livingroom and out on the patio and into the master bedroom. Could go to second bedroom also but we didn't use that room so the chairs were in front of it.

I would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review of Mermaid Cove. So glad you had a great stay and hope to hear from you if you visit Gulf Shores again.
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Beautifully Decorated!

  • 5 of 5

The owners were extremely nice, the unit was very clean, well stocked and beautifully decorated! We will visit again, it was a wonderful experience and enjoyable stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you could stay with us at Mermaid Cove! We hope you can visit again soon.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $100 + Tax

Pet fee $125 per pet. Max of 2 small pets. Must contact owner for approval
2 parking pass included with rental. Must be left or a $25 per pass will be deducted from the damage deposit.
Minimum night stay is 7 nights during peak season of May 28-Aug 12

Security Deposit
The security deposit is required to reserve the dates requested specifically for you. Receipt of the security deposit flags the unit as unavailable for future inquiries. The security deposit is non-refundable for cancelled reservations.

Rental Reservation Payments
The rental balance is due 60 days prior to check-in. Receipt of partial or full rental payment acknowledges the Guests’ acceptance of the Cancellation Policy.

Cancellation Policy
If a Guest needs to cancel a reservation, the Cancellation request must be submitted in writing. Refunds are based on the following even if the Guest has not returned the signed rental agreement. Cancellation Policy was acknowledged and accepted with Rental Payment.
o 60 days prior to arrival date, a full refund of all payments LESS THE SECURITY DEPOSIT will be issued
o Less than 60 days of arrival date – 100% of rental payment will be forfeited
o If full payment is not received 60 days prior to arrival, Security deposit and partial rental payments will be forfeited and reservation will be cancelled by the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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