Hgtv Charming Island Cottage - Private Pool!(26 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Sleeps 2 - 10, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, Private pool
This HGTV featured home is your perfect vacation getaway!. This home is located a short walk or even shorter drive from the beach and fishing pier and the golf course is 1/2 mile away! It is just off the bike trail and Salt Creek playground. The home also backs up to Salt Creek, a quiet creek which is great for birding, fishing, or kayaking from the backyard!
Furnished in the latest island style, this home features a gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances and granite countertops, and luxurious bathrooms, one with dual shower heads and another with a deep soaking tub. Three bedrooms have direct bath access. Upstairs you will enjoy the home theater/game room with mini pool table. This also serves as the 4th bedroom, with full size futon bed (best for 1-2 children). Two twin futons in the upstairs sitting area sleep 2 more, for a total of 10 beds.
The outside life is great on Dauphin Island, and you will enjoy the luxury of your own 12 x 20 heated (off season) fun pool
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Property Number 216921 sleeps a maximum of twelve guests and is located in a private community with pool, tennis courts, and beautiful private neighborhood beach. Weekly rentals only.
Property Number 211477 sleeps up to 9 in beds and is located on the river, a short drive to Dauphin Island. You can fish from the private dock, and enjoy a private, peaceful getaway!
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Member since: 2002
- 2400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed:
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
- The Master bedroom is located on the ground floor and features a private bath with luxury shower and double vanities. It also opens onto a shuttered porch - a nice retreat for morning coffee! The second downstairs bedroom features a queen sized bed and opens onto the rear covered porch. It has an adjacent bathroom. Upstairs you will find the 3rd queen bedroom, also with its own private balcony overlooking the pool and Salt Creek, and also with an adjacent bathroom. The fourth bedroom is outfitted as a home theater, with a flat screen t.v., surround sound, mini pool/air hockey table, and a full size window bed (suitable for 1 or two children). At the top of the stairs is a cozy sitting nook which converts to two twin beds for sleeping....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Air Hockey
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Botanical Garden
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Large Cooler
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Porch / Veranda
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Wood Deck
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Private Pool
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 7 - Mar 3, 2017
3 night min stay
Mar 4 - May 12, 2017
7 night min stay
May 13 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning $150
- Tax Rate 11%
Holiday weeks available weekly only. Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's. Ask about last minute 3 night minimum stays.
Holiday weeks, if available, add $300.00 (Thanksgiving, Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day)
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Escape to Dauphin Island! This paradise features beautiful beaches, a historic civil war fort, a public aquarium, a golf course along the Gulf of Mexico, fresh seafood, fishing charters, a bike trail and so much more! Visit Fort Gaines, a historic Civil War fort. Watch for birds in the backyard or at the Audubon Bird Sanctuary. Have delicious cinnamon rolls at the Lighthouse Bakery, and play golf with a view at the Isle Dauphin Golf Course. The white sand beaches are beautiful, and you can also charter a fishing boat to explore the gulf waters, or rent a kayak and explore on your own! Fresh seafood is everywhere. Catch your own or buy some 'right off the boat' at the local seafood shops.
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: We are Steve and Julie Kenney. We are homebuilders (need a beach home, anyone?) and have three sons. We love Dauphin Island and all there is to do, and the time we spend together, just hanging out at our Dauphin Island homes with friends. Our boys are active in Boy Scouts (our oldest, now in college is an Eagle Scout!), and we love to travel and stay in vacation homes when we do!
Why the Owner Chose Dauphin Island, AL, USA:
We purchased the property this home is built on in 2004, the day before Hurricane Ivan flooded the 50 year old home that sat (flat on the ground). We loved this property because of its unique setting on the island - a large, grassy, beautiful location along Salt Creek - just a minute from the beach!
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Dauphin Island Cottage
Our foyer welcomes you!
Beautiful kitchen is open to the dining and living areas
Master Bedroom with king bed
Queen Bedroom adjacent to back porch
Back Porch overlooking Pool
Head upstairs and you'll find this book nook! You'll have time to finish at least one while you lounge in the hammock or on the deck!
Upstairs Queen bedroom has it's own porch and adjacent bathroom
Upstairs 4th bedroom/playroom features a full sized futon for sleeping.
Upstairs TV Room with mini pool table and full sized futon for sleeping
Salt Creek is beautiful and peaceful, and so convenient!
Relax on the pool deck
Fully equipped kitchen makes cooking with friends and family fun and easy!
Dining and living room open to back porch and kitchen
Main floor bath serves bedroom and living areas
Large rear porch with dining table /sitting area
Top of the stairs - these two futons turn into twin beds for sleeping
Upstairs full bathroom
Upstairs TV Room/bedroom
Salt Creek is just out our back door! Bring or rent kayaks to enjoy!
Hang out under the house and have a little ping-pong competition!
Private pool is a wonderful place to cool off without leaving the house!
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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