Pelican Landing is a new (2017) beautifully decorated beach cottage located in the Rookery III community on the Fort Morgan Peninsula surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico on south side and Mobile Bay on the north. This lovely cottage is perfect for families and those who want to enjoy the incredible, sugar-white Alabama beaches without the crowds, traffic and congestion of high-rise condos yet only fifteen minutes from Gulf Shores and its many attractions, restaurants, entertainment and shopping. The Rookery III is across Fort Morgan Road from the public beach access .25 mile from cottage. Beach can be accessed by car, golf cart, bikes or walking. Golf Cart option available for guests at $175 flat fee for your entire stay. You can also enjoy two Rookery III pools with one being zero-entry (no steps) with kiddie pool and both only a few yards from cottage. The terrific Sassy Bass Restaurant, Grocery and Beverage Store are close by so you don't need to travel far for anything!!
Pelican Landing is all about relaxation...a quiet, laid back, hassle free getaway yet still close to everything Gulf Shores/Orange Beach has to offer. And no worries about traffic, remembering where you parked, waiting on elevators or squeezing into a beach spot among the of masses of vacationers. No density problem here! Rest, Relax and Recharge!!!
Pelican Landing was completed in January, 2017. It has many upgrades to include wood-look tile floors throughout, custom cabinets, granite countertops in kitchen and baths, travertine tile in baths, nine foot ceilings, outdoor shower and landscaping. The 1300 sq ft cottage is well designed and can accommodate up to 6 adults and 2 children comfortably. Rooms include; living room, dining area, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and screened porch. There is private 2 car parking at the front door.
Pelican Landing is decorated in calm, comfortable coastal furnishings and décor. The living room has a large sofa and 2 recliners for relaxing or watching the 50" HDTV with Direct TV premium channel package. There are board games and playing cards available. Wireless internet is provided. The dining area has a lovely table with seating for six. The master bedroom has king size bed, 40" flat screen HDTV, double closet, dresser and en suite master bath. The master bath has double vanities, garden tub and rain showerhead. The guest bedroom also has king size bed, 32" flat screen HDTV, dresser and closet. It also has direct access to guest bathroom for privacy. The third bedroom has a queen size bed and two upper bunks for children. It is equipped with 32" HDTV and DVD player, dresser and double closet. All bedding is premium quality for utmost comfort and restful sleep.
The kitchen is equipped with Whirlpool stainless steel appliances, to include electric stove with convection oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, side-by-side refrigerator with ice maker and door dispenser. Small appliances include; coffee maker, blender, toaster, crockpot and hand mixer. All items needed for cooking and serving are provided; dishware, cookware, stainless silverware, cooking utensils, serving pieces, and knife set. There is a pantry and laundry area with full size washer and dryer. Iron and ironing board are provided.
The screened porch has deep cushion seating set, bistro table and chairs and is also equipped with 32" flat screen HDTV and ceiling fan. The porch overlooks wildlife refuge habitat and is a wonderful place for a morning cup of coffee or evening glass of wine. There is an outside deck and flagstone patio with outdoor shower and hose for washing off sand easily. Adirondack chairs and umbrella are also available for sitting outside on a beautiful evening! A charcoal grill is provided.
The Rookery III adjoins the Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge, an Alabama treasure. The Fort Morgan Peninsula is listed on the Alabama Scenic Byways. Activities you can enjoy in addition to the beautiful beach are biking, fishing, shelling, bird-watching, kayaking, hiking and golfing at several premier courses. Charter fishing is available at the Fort Morgan Marina. A public boat launch into Mobile Bay is also nearby so bring your boat or jet ski if you desire. There is an area to park boats and trailers at Rookery III. The Fort Morgan historical site is a great place to visit and explore. A ferry ride from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island is a great way to see Mobile Bay and visit Bellingrath Gardens.
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are home to world-class restaurants, Gulf State Park, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Waterville USA, dolphin boat tours, Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail, The Wharf with specialty shopping, the beautiful ferris wheel, amphitheater and multiple dining venues, Adventure Island and many gift and specialty shops. The National Shrimp Festival as well as many other outstanding festivals for music, food and special interests are scheduled throughout the year. Additionally, the OWA Amusement Park scheduled to open in July, 2017 in Foley, AL is only 30 minutes away. As you can see, the Alabama Gulf coast is an outstanding vacation destination for all ages and interests!!
Pelican landing is ready for you!!
Reserve 7 nights and your 7th night is free!!
Must be 25 years old to rent. **photo copy of drivers' license may be required.