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'Just for Fun' Cottage in Kiva Dunes

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2BR, 2 full baths, plus 1 outdoor shower, sleeps 4

Enchanting Cottage in the Unrivaled Kiva Dunes Golf and Seaside Community.

Feel the warmth of the sun, the sand beneath your toes and the smell of suntan oil as you spend some lazy days in this picturesque cottage. Located in the magnificent golf and seaside community Kiva Dunes, this sun kissed house has everything you are looking for. With two bedrooms and two baths, this humble beach abode sleeps 4 comfortably. There is a queen size bed in the master bedroom and two twins in the second bedroom. Wood floors, ceiling fans for that 'southern comfort' feeling.

The kitchen is fully equipped for your culinary needs and will inspire you to sip ice tea and eat boiled shrimp out on the airy porches. After an evening out under the stars, come in and enjoy a movie on cable TV, or VCR, DVD, or your favorite music on the FM/CD player. We also have playing cards, board games, and a small VCR/DVD library of films. Free Wi-Fi.

What to Do: A nearby walkway leads you over the white dunes and sea oats to the cool surf where sand crabs scurry about on our community's private beach. Delight in chartered fishing excursions, championship golf, nature walks, outlet shopping, amusement parks, wonderful restaurants, on site tennis, or swimming in any of the three private community pools or relax at an adjacent resort nearby which has a day spa.


We now have obtained a membership for our guests in the private Kiva Dunes Beach Club Pool and Grill where you can relax, eat outside, enjoy the beach, hot tub, and get a massage! Just register at the main clubhouse with your CC to get your wristband.

We also now have a free golf cart shuttle service.

Make your way to the Gulf of Mexico this year and immerse yourself into the warmth of this southern coastal cottage.

What You Get Along with your Private Beach:: BR B Amenities: /B BR 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 1 Queen bed, 2 twins, living room, spacious porches, master suite w/bathroom, outside shower, washer and dryer, ceiling fans, central A/C, cable television, TVs in each bedroom, stereo with CD and cassette player, VCR, DVD, movies & board games, fully equipped kitchen, BBQ pit, deck with golf course view, seconds from beach access walkway over the dunes to 3,000 feet of private beach; 3 private community swimming pools, tennis courts, equipped exercise room, golf pro shop & restaurant, and famous Kiva Dunes' nationally ranked championship golf all on site. The #1 golf course in Alabama!

Additional Fun Besides Golf::

BR B Activities: /B BR Amusement parks, biplane rides, charter fishing (deep sea and inshore), canoeing, championship golf courses, dolphin-watching tours, exercise weight room, movie theaters, outlet mall shopping, putt-putt, restaurants, 3 pools, tennis courts, Blue Angels Naval Air station and aviation museum, water sports, water park, Zoo, Dauphin Island sea-aquarium and ferry, nature walks, trails & bird watching (Bonsecour Nature Preserve), Fort Morgan museum. And oh yeah, the 13th hole is right out your back door!

eCheck is the safe and preferred payment method.

More Details

J. Philip and Debbie Boudreaux
Member since: 2000
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Gulf Shores in Baldwin County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Golf Course View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Outside - Outdoor Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Gated Community
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 deck chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Master BR downstairs, 1 queen. guest BR upstairs 2 twin beds.


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(20 traveller reviews)

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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

Love the house.

Love the beach.

Love the pool.

Loved it

Loved it

Loved it

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2003
  • Date of Stay: August 2003
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pictures online were a little deceiving. To much vegetation to see the golf course.

  • 4 of 5

Just for owners info , ice and water in the fridge door does not work. Overall we had a great vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just For Fun

  • 4 of 5

An excellent place for up to four people. We enjoyed our stay even though tropical storm Cindy kept us in the house a lot more than we would have liked. We watched a lot of movies and watched the rain as well as listened to the wind.

The only other negative for us was that the kitchen and living room are upstairs and my wife has a difficult time with stairs. Overall I would give the Just for Fun cottage four stars.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Hope to come back next year loved it 10 stars

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very comfortable Cottage

  • 4 of 5

The property was nice and convenient to the pool and beach. It was perfect and cozy. We had an issue with ants throughout the house. When raising the blinds In the bedroom upstairs, the cover fell off, I did not attempt to put it back for fear of breaking it. Otherwise everything was was very pleasant. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the good review. We will certainly look into an ant concern and the blind. We hope you will consider a return visit in the future. Deb and Phil
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New Orleans, LA

Another great vist to JFF

  • 5 of 5

Our family just loves this cottage! It truly is a place to relax and recharge. What is so nice about the beach in this area is it is not crowded!! In fact the whole area is so much better for us since we are out of the traffic and crowds of GS and OB, but can drive 12.5 miles if we want to go into town...... which is usually for Hope's Cheesecake!

This trip we got to use the new Kiva Dunes Beach Club. The JFF owners have arranged for renters to have access to use the facility and it is beautiful! Zero entry pool, and an amazing ocean view. We just setup a guest account at the clubhouse, received our guest wristbands and were able to use the pool, as well as eat at the restaurant. Everything was added to our credit card so we did not need to carry any cash. It was very convenient and the food was quite good.

The other really nice thing is the KD shuttle. They will take you anywhere on property and met us each time at the end of driveway. They circle regularly but gave us a number to call for pickup as well. EXTREMELY friendly drivers too!

Just another great trip to paradise and as usual we did not want to leave!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Mobile, & Pensacola
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Fort Morgan Dauphin Island Ferry
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Amtrak, Mobile
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
AL 59 South, AL 180 W
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Kiva Dunes
Car: recommended

Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Resort,

Beach, Golf, Tennis, Swimming Pools, Fishing

near Bonsecour Nature Preserve

Gulf Shores

Fort Morgan

Alabama Gulf Coast




Other Activities: Bonsecour Nature Preserve/Nature walks, dolphin cruises

Golf: World Class Kiva Dunes Golf course. Rated #1 in Alabama, Jerry Pate designed course. Only Golf course on the Beach!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleanup £75.92 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £189.8

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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