A wonderful gulf view house that sleeps 10, located in the luxurious gated community of Desoto Landing. This home is decorated totally upscale. The subdivision offers a beachside pool, lighted tennis court, & a boardwalk to the beach. This sun filled house has a covered deck just off the kitchen that is great for grilling with friends, relaxing with your cup of coffee or simply stargazing. Relax in a great whirlpool tub after a long day at the beach . The master bedroom has a queen sized bed with a 43 inch flat screen tv. The main living area has a 55 inch flat screen tv. The upstairs entertainment- kids room features 2 queens, a gaming system and a 43 inch flat screen tv and a wet bar, and balcony. There is plenty of room downstairs for enjoyment as well with sugary white sand at your footsteps and a sand area for the little ones to play. Beach towels, chairs, and beachcart are all provided for you to enjoy your time at my yellow beach house!
Fun Things to Do Off the Island: If you are looking for sightseeing opportunities beyond Dauphin Island, the area has a lot to offer. With just a short drive, you can visit nearby Bellingrath Gardens and the many attractions of Mobile, including historic homes, the Gulf Coast Exploreum, IMAX Theater, Mobile Medical Museum, Mobile Museum of Art, U.S.S. Alabama, and Mardi Gras Museum, just to name a few. The Mobile Bay Ferry departs the East End of Dauphin Island for Fort Morgan, where you can explore the fort, or drive in to Gulf Shores for more shopping, dining, and golf. A day trip to the Outlet Mall in Foley, Alabama, just north of Gulf Shores, is a popular trip. The Saenger Theater in Mobile is a magnificent theater showcasing national talent. Or, drive over to the Mississippi Gulf Coast to enjoy the casinos, fine dining, and live entertainment.
Relax or Be Active...the Choice is Yours!: Kayak rentals are available on the Island, which allow you to explore the gulf, bay, and waterways surrounding the Island. Leave the car parked and bike to the seafood market, the local art gallery , or the bakery using the Island's extensive bike paths. Take a hike through the trails of the Audubon Bird Sanctuary. Kids and adults enjoy Historic Fort Gaines and the Estuarium at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab. Play a game of tennis; swim in the gulf-front pool. Or, curl up with a book on the deck, by the pool, or on the uncrowded beach and just enjoy the peace and quiet.