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ON THE BEACH!!! Tropic Isles 702, DIRECT BEACH VIEWS 0.3 mile from the Hangout!

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Space 704 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights


About the property

King Size Bed, 2 Beach Chairs, Keyless Entry, Granite Counters, Heated Pool



Our Top Priorities:


Guest comfort

This is a low density, family oriented complex located directly on the beach in the heart of Gulf Shores. This is Alabama’s original beach town (Small Town Big Beach) and has been a beloved spot for families to gather for many years. My family and I have vacationed here for many years also. Enjoy the family fun entertainment, unique shopping, great food and especially the white sand beach and emerald waters.

NEW KING SIZE BED and MATTRESS, NEW GRANITE COUNTERTOPS in kitchen and baths and NEW FLOORING throughout. NEW QUEEN SLEEPER SOFA, NEW TV console and end tables. KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM, no hassle with keys on the beach. This keeps you from having to stop to obtain a key before arriving. Two beach chairs are provided for the unit. Don’t forget your beach towels!

Tropic Isles 702 is a one bedroom, one and a half bath unit which also has bunk beds in the hall and a queen sleeper sofa. The condo can sleep 6 comfortably. There is a pocket door to provide privacy to the bunks and bed room from the kitchen and living room area for additional sleeping pleasure while others may stay up later. A washer and dryer is also in the unit. The large private balcony is a direct gulf view offering a panoramic view of the Gulf of Mexico. Wake up early to view the sunrise and dolphins or watch the sunset or just plain beach watching. The unit is centrally located within walking distance of the 'T' at Highway 59, The Hangout, Pink Pony Pub, many of the dining establishments, downtown festivals and shopping. It's only minutes to the Gulf State Pier, the many amusement parks, Flora-Bama, The Wharf and Amphitheater, zoo, golf courses, marinas, Perdido Pass, jetties, nature trails, Fort Morgan, ferry to Dauphin Island, dolphin tours, para-sailing, library, museum and other attractions. It is also just a short drive North to OWA, the Outlet Mall or Train Museum in Foley.

This complex has a heated outdoor pool, grilling area with charcoal grills, very short walk to the beach, covered unloading and loading area, limited handicapped parking, ample carts, buggies and elevator. This complex only has 40 units so less people to share the pool and beach with! The building is clean and up to date.

To the east of Gulf Shores, it is a 45 minute drive to Pensacola, Florida where you may visit the Naval Air Station (home of the Blue Angels), the Naval Flight Museum and the Pensacola Greyhound Dog Track. A one-hour drive west brings you to Mobile Bay where the USS Alabama is docked. The Casinos in Biloxi, Mississippi are located a short drive west of Mobile.

This is an owner operated unit. This is our first unit. We want to make your stay enjoyable so that you will want to return year after year. Send us an email or text if you have any questions. We will respond quickly to your questions.

Thanks for taking the time to review our listing and have a great vacation in Gulf Shores.

More Details

Troy and Amy
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 an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2018

About Troy and Amy

We are born and raised in Louisiana just a short distance from New Orleans. This is a small town, one red light and one Mc Donald's. We have always loved the outdoors and being on the water. Many of our vacations were taken in Gulf Shores. We purchased a beach house on West Lagoon Ave. in 2012. We have made many friends here in Gulf Shores and use to spend a week or two a month here. We have taught many of our friends how to boil seafood and eat it like we do back in Louisiana.

In June 2017 we sold our Louisiana home and now reside in Gulf Shores. We love it here.

Troy and Amy purchased this condo in 2016

Why Troy and Amy chose Gulf Shores

This property is one of the smaller complex's that is located in the heart of all the activities, eating places and shopping of Gulf Shores.

What makes this condo unique

Great location for all festivals. Low density complex, uncrowded beach and heated pool. This is the type of place that we would stay while vacationing in Gulf Shores.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Troy and Amy could not have been more helpful with any questions. Their condo is so comfy, beachy and beautiful. We felt at home the minute we entered. Close to shopping and alot of great food.
Apr 2017
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Gulf Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 704 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Additional $150 per person refundable damage deposit may be required during Spring Break and Hangout Music Festival.
  • Photo ID of guest may be required during Spring Break or Hangout Music Festival.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double Vanity Sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Vanity
  • 1 Full Bathroom with Double Vanity 1 Half Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, King size bed (1), Sleep Sofa(1), Bunk Beds (1) with privacy door in hallway
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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ON THE BEACH!!! Tropic Isles 702, DIRECT BEACH VIEWS 0.3 mile from the Hangout!
average rating of 5.0 based on 39 reviews

Immaculately clean & very charming. It felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

Clean and comfortable. Great gulf view. Beach was wonderful.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property was very clean and well taken care of . Ideal location.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The unit we rented was very clean, well appointed and well taken care of. The owners kept in contact with us to make sure everything was ready for our arrival. I would highly recommend this property to anyone planning to visit Gulf Shores.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, convenient, beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend stay! My husband and I were not ready to come home at all. The condo is super clean and smells clean the moment you walk in. It was a very convenient walk to the hangout, awesome restaurants, and shops. The view was beautiful. We were so satisfied with our stay and and we will for sure be back!

-Amber & Jon

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Amber! We would love to have y’all back. We really appreciate the great care y’all took of our condo. Like it was your own. We love to hear when guest are happy! Amy and Troy
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Once again beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

This was my family’s 2nd time staying at Tropic Isles 702. Once again Troy, Amy and the Condo were awesome. Nice, clean, quite and relaxing. Amazing location with easy walking distance to the Hangout as well as many other restaurants and shops. My 8 yr old daughter really enjoys the heated pool as spring break weather can be hit or miss most days. We love the place and Gulf Shores. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review. Hopefully we can make this an annual trip. Y’all are welcome anytime! Amy and Troy
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Very nicely furnished very clean and neat

  • 5 of 5

Nice area great beach proximity good restaurants close by

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay and you are welcome back anytime. Amy and Troy
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6 Stars out of 5

  • 5 of 5

The pictures are true to what you will find when you walk thru the door. The condo is decorated unlike most rentals I have stayed which was so refreshing! The bed in the master bedroom is very comfy too. The owners are very attentive should you need something. We definitely want to book another stay and hopefully soon! Thanks Troy and Amy for sharing your condo.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words. We try hard to make each guest stay the best we can. look forward to having you return. Amy and Troy
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Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Fort Morgan
Nearest Beach
Gulf of Mexico
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Check in time is 3:00 PM (CST), but usually ready earlier. Will text when ready.

During Spring Break time and Hangout Music Festival, we reserve the right to request photo identification for all guest occupying the condo and require a $150 refundable damage deposit in addition to the ADI fee.

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.