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Sea Bell-Gulf Front House on W. Beach, 4 /3 Bath With Pool, Sleeps 12

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Property Details

Updated: Jul 20, 2016
4 Bedroom, 3 Bath Gulf Front W/pool, Sleeps 12

4 bedroom, 3 bath house on beach. Sleeps 12 - upstairs has King bed in master with private bath, 1 room with a queen and one room with 2 bunk beds that sleep 4 and hall bath. Downstairs has 1 bedroom with Queen bed and bathroom and living room has Queen sleeper sofa. Beautiful kitchen stocked with everything you'll need to entertain your large group. Plenty of room to move around, nice large stainless steel refrigerator and a bar that seats 4. Outdoor grill & swing on lower level. Wonderful deck overlooking the gulf where you can hang out to watch the sunrise and sunset with your family and friends. Nice large pool that is shared with one neighbor.

  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

My husband & I are from Shreveport, LA & have been visiting Gulf Shores for many years. At home I manage our rental properties and enjoy meeting new people. We love working with the people in Gulf Shores & have a great group of contractors that keep our property in tip top shape. I look forward to working with you & making your vacation a memorable one.

Speaks: english

28 Reviews

4.9
based on 28 traveler reviews

5

FAMILY FRIENDLY!!

  • 5 of 5

The 12 of us filled Sea Bell to capacity and no one felt crowded. The description and pictures advertised were both accurate and informative. We arrived to a spic and span fresh smelling home away from home. The kitchen was well equipped and ready for our clan. The ice maker in the pantry...what a bonus. The bath rooms were spotless. No mold or mildew at all. Robin and the cleaning crew do a fantastic job. The beds were comfortable with linens that were fresh and clean. The internet worked great. The grand kids put that to the test and gave a "thumbs up"!

The deck facing the ocean got plenty of use. Coffee at 6:00AM and Margaritas at 4:30 (it's 5 o'clock somewhere) and star watching at 10:30. What a grand place to watch the ocean and the moon. We also put the gas grill to use. Steaks, fish, fajitas, hot dogs, sausage. Good thing Kate had a full tank of propane for us. "Thanks Kate"!

Evenings found the grandkids in the pool. What a great addition to a beach vacation. Who would have thought?

If you want a great home on the beach, Sea Bell is the answer to your vacation venue.

PS: I called Kate a couple of times with a question or two and SHE answered the phone. No voice mail. A real live person, Kate. She knows how to manage her properties and keep her clients happy.

Thanks Kate for a wonderful week.

The Terry's

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and nicely decorated

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time at the sea belle. We had six adults and six kids under age 13 and never felt cramped. The decor and appliances were all up to date and nice quality. We spent most of our time at the ocean but we still used the pool daily. It was great to have both options. We had other family members rent the house that shares the pool so it never got awkward. Great place!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta, Georgia
5

Great get beach get away!

  • 5 of 5

Our two families (4 adults, 3 kids) had a wonderful spring break at Sea Bell! It was a great combination of private beach feel but close enough to shops and entertainment to get out easily. The kids loved the pool and beach access, and being able to explore the beach on their own while we could still see them. The outdoor shower is great! We parents enjoyed the easy beach access, quiet and family oriented beach feel, upper deck, and set up of the house too. The house was clean and pretty well maintained... the local cleaner/ maintenance group was quick & polite to respond to a few small needs we had. We met a few neighbors who were lovely and fun to talk to.

The nearby lagoon provided a short bike ride or walking destination for easy fishing and kayaking. Grab a pole and wade into the water for a low-stress fish or rent a kayak and set off.

Our big commercial experiences were lunching at Lulu's off Rt 59 and Hang 10 just down the street. Both have sand activities and off beat fun... Hang 10 does a foam spray every hour during the day. Kids loved that and playing fooze ball tourneys. There's a kitchy mini golf course and a TCBY shop on Rt 59, which provided a few hours of fun too.

We bought local Shrimp and Mud Bugs at several seafood stores - you can't beat the flavor and freshness. We went to R&R, Billy's, and Blaylock's for seafood - all were excellent. I got the sense most of the local seafood purveyors are good and reliable. A nearby Walmart and local grocery store provided our basic food needs. The husbands were the chefs all week and found they had plenty of choice to make their impressive meals.

We got the sense that college spring breakers took their in the weeks just before we arrived, but that might be unavoidable in that location and time frame. This was very minor - some cooking materials were damaged or missing, the washer had a lot of sand in it, and the loungers near the pool had cracked seats, but these were very minor issues which were easy to fix or ignore. I'd definitely rent sea bell again, even after spring break, because the house was clean and had everything one needs to enjoy a great week away from normal life!! Thanks to the cleaning crew and Kate for helping our families create a much needed get away!!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great accommodation and location

  • 5 of 5

The house was very clean and well laid out. The kitchen was stocked with just about everything you would need. With 8 adults and a 3 year old, this was a nice sized house. Short walk to the beach from the back deck (where we spent most of our time) and loved having the pool for the days the tide was a bit rough. Short drive to the all the shops. We would stay here again!

Linda

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am thrilled that the house met your needs and you were comfortable at Sea Bell. The deck is a great place to relax and enjoy sunrises and sunsets! I hope you choose Sea Bell again for your future vacation.
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Tulsa, OK
5

Beach House was wonderful for family!

  • 5 of 5

This property was wonderful! Incredible location being right on the beach with incredible view from bedroom upstairs!

The owners have thought of everything you could need to make your stay perfect! As a mother, I loved that the pool was gated and that there was a high chair and portable crib at the house!

The patio area was also gated which gave me peace of mind knowing my little ones couldn't run ahead of me.

The house was comfortable and very clean!

I can't wait to go back next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anamosa, IA
5

Incredible vacation !

  • 5 of 5

I have been vacationing in Gulf shores with my family, annually, since 1994. I always love it and can't wait for the next year to get back. Sometimes the houses that I have stayed in have been very nice and other times they have turned out to fall a bit short of how they were represented. Without a doubt, I can say that Sea Bell was even better than I imagined ! The pictures that are on the site are good but they really do not give it full justice. Rarely can you walk into a rental property and immediately feel like it is home.....with Sea Bell we felt that way !

The house had lots of room...which was important as there were 4 adults and 5 kids ranging from 7 to 15. The property was very clean and it was obvious that maintenance issues are taken care of in a timely manner. Heck, it was even decorated tastefully as well as comfortably. Having a kitchen that is nicely supplied with pots, pans, dishes, silverware, while seemingly an obvious essential, was such a wonderful surprise ! The pool is a great feature as well since the kids sometimes need a break from the beach (It's a rough life when you need a break from the ocean !! LOL).

Thanks for providing such a great vacation home for us to enjoy !!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

This is a fabulous gulf front property that is perfect for any family or group vacation. It is a few feet away from the gulf and has breaktaking views from both decks.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Pensacola, FL at 35 Miles Nearest Barpub : Wave's at 0.2 Miles Nearest Ferry : Fort Morgan at 20 Miles Nearest Golf : Craft Farms at 5 Miles Nearest Motorway : Highway 59 at 2 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Wave's at 0.2 Miles Car: recommended

West Beach in Gulf Shores has gorgeous beaches and is a quiet and safe place for your family. Once you've stayed in West Beach you will never won't to stay anywhere else. Great restaurants are just a few miles away. An ice cream shop, seafood take-out and convenience store are within walking distance of Sea Bell.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Summer 2016
May 12 2016 - Aug 13 2016
6 night minimum stay
$785
$4,835
 
 
Early Fall 2016
Aug 14 2016 - Sep 17 2016
3 night minimum stay
$445
$2,670
 
 
Fall 2016
Sep 18 2016 - Dec 3 2016
3 night minimum stay
$395
$2,370
 
 
Winter 2016
Dec 4 2016 - Mar 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$345
$2,070
$2,900
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$785
 

Additional information about rental rates

Accidental Damage $45
Processing $30
Cleaning $225 + Tax
Linen $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

From the Owner

This property is a gulf front stand alone house with a nice shared pool (shared with one neighbor). The house sleeps 12 with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths upstairs & 1 bedroom & 1 bath downstairs.

Property Type

  • house

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Beachfront

Attractions

  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 1800 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 downstairs - toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, Attached to bunk room
  • Bathroom 2 Upstairs - toilet, combination tub/shower, Door to front upstairs bedroom and another door to hall
  • Bathroom 3 Master - toilet, combination tub/shower, In master bedroom

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 Upstairs front - 1 queen, Door to bathroom from this bedroom
  • Bedroom 4 Master - 1 king, Bathroom in master
  • Bedroom 1 downstairs - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 3 Middle upstairs - 4 bunk bed, Bunk room

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

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