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Gulf Shores Plantation -- A Family Vacation Resort

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 350 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

1BR/1BA Private Bdrm, Sleeper Sofa, Bunks, Sleeps 4

Affordable Family Vacation Resort. This inviting one Bedroom condominium provides peaceful views of the Gulf of Mexico. The balcony has a direct view of the Gulf allowing you to watch the wave from the comfort of your cozy living area and as far back as the hallway. Dinette is beside the side window allowing you enjoy two views of God’s creation.

Enjoy your morning brew or outdoor meals on your private balcony.

Private bedroom and sleeper sofa has extra thick queen-size mattresses. Kids have the option of sleeping on a bunk bed recessed in the hallway. Even has a curtain so they can enjoy a hideaway or just want some privacy. The top bunk can also be used to store your items

This condo has been tastefully decorated and furnished in a lighthouse theme representing “He is the Light.” Yes there are Christian symbols in the condo but only recognizable by those familiar with the Word. Items such as fishing net, rainbow, eagle, lighthouse, etc

Your family will enjoy the convenience of an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room all in the same building as your condo. We have SEVEN pools to choose. The outdoor Aquatic Center is designed for all ages that enjoy the water (5 inches to 5 feet).

A short stroll takes you to the resort’s private beach with over 2,000 feet of white sand accompanied by waves from the Gulf of Mexico. Spectacular sunrises and sunsets provide backdrops for an unforgettable vacation. Come create memories that will last a lifetime.

<> No stopping to get a key. Late arrivals are no problem. The gated security is available 24/7. When you register your vehicle a security guard will direct you to your condo.

After paid in full you will be provided a code that you can change to a personal number everyone will know. Any 3-6 digit number can be used as long as the previous is not the same.

<> 2 night rentals between existing rentals (gaps) are accepted and discounted. I must personally request payment for a 2 night rental else the website will require a 3 night minimum.

More Details

Owner
Alan Beckham
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Alan Beckham

Alan -- born and raised in Birmingham, AL then moved to Smoke Rise, AL. Met and married Denise. We built a home and have lived in Cullman for over 20 years.

Denise -- born and raised in Cullman, AL. Daughter of Coleman & Willodene Johnson

Alan Beckham purchased this condo in 2002

Why Alan Beckham chose Alabama Gulf Coast

While staying in a condominium in Orange Beach my daughter (then 10) was very uncomfortable with the busy highway next to the sidewalk. As she squeezed my hand I knew then this was no place for my family. We were lead to the Gulf Shores Plantation with 19 acres of private manicured landscape.

The seclusion of this resort has been the choice location to bless our pastors and other ministers we know. It's also a great place for spiritual retreats and time to refresh.

What makes this condo unique

When we entered the condo for the first time we were in awe of the view.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for the pleasure of staying at your condo! It was wonderful as always. We enjoy renting from you and will be in touch for the next vacation I am sure! Thanks again

Sent from my iPhone
Sep 2013
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • near the sea ...
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Lift
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen size
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeper Sofa (queen)
    Hallway - 2 Child Bed , Recessed Bunkbeds
  • Queen size bed has built in drawers. Bedroom has closet and 12 drawers to accommodate your storage needs.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • In Ground Pool
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
In condo: phone (with voice mail), central air, two cable TVs, VCR, CD/tape player, linens & pillows provided, kitchen equipped with stove, refrigerator w/ice maker, microwave, coffee maker, blender, toaster, dishes, & utensils. No smoking environment.

Reviews

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Gulf Shores Plantation -- A Family Vacation Resort
average rating of 4.75 based on 79 reviews
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Wonderful!!

  • 4 of 5

We loved it and our children had a great time!! We would stay again for sure it was a great week!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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We love Gulf Shores Plantation!

  • 5 of 5

The room was great! All the beach toys and umbrella was definitely a plus. We love all the different pools and how clean the property always is.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Condo had everything we wanted and needed!

  • 4 of 5

Loved what was offered and easy access to beach!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lots of things to do on the property inside and outside in addition to the beach.

  • 4 of 5

The condo was great, it slept 4 adults comfortably. Easy access to the beach. Not crowded and very quiet. A great place to get away and relax. There is an indoor pool, and sauna when you want to get out of the sun.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice and Safe

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed our stay. I thought the environment was very safe. Perfect vacation for our little family. Thank you :)

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great visit

  • 5 of 5

The condo was great. Very clean. Plenty to do on property. Enjoyed being close to the beach. Evertone was very friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Foley Airport
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Dalphin Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
Kivia Dunes, #1 AL golf course, is next door
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 180 is outside of resort driveway
Nearest Beach
On site
Car: recommended

The Gulf Shores Plantation Resort is located 12.5 miles from Gulf Shores, 8 miles from Fort Morgan. Onsite or Nearby: Swimming pools (one indoor pool & 6 outdoor pools), jacuzzi, sauna, steam Room, seven lighted tennis courts, seven lighted basketball courts, cabana, game Room, volleyball, shuffleboard, horseshoe, barbecue grills, picnic area, putting green, laundry facilities, fishing, swimming, walking distance to Kiva Dunes Championship Golf Course (The #1 rated golf course in Alabama.

Other Activities: historical site

Golf: Walking distance to Kiva Dunes Golf Course. Rated # 1 in Alabama and # 68 in USA

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Autumn
14 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£391
for 3 nights
From
£109
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£259
for 2 nights
From
£97
£630
£630
 
 
Jan/Feb 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£550
for 5 nights
From
£97
£638
£638
 
 
Spring (early)
1 Mar 2018 - 26 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£366
for 3 nights
From
£100
 
 
Spring (late)
27 Apr 2018 - 17 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£391
for 3 nights
From
£109
 
 
Summer (early)
18 May 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£493
for 3 nights
From
£142
 
 
Indepencence
29 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£669
for 4 nights
From
£151
 
 
Summer (mid)
9 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£493
for 3 nights
From
£142
 
 
Summer (late)
1 Aug 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£467
for 3 nights
From
£134
 
 
Autumn
13 Aug 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£417
for 3 nights
From
£117
 
 
Winter 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£283
for 2 nights
From
£109
£638
£638
 
 
Jan/Feb 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
5 night minimum stay
£609
for 5 nights
From
£109
£638
£638
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£391
for 3 nights
From
£109
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £65.25
Damage Deposit £77.68

Condo door lock may not activate until check-in time. However you may enjoy the private beach and any of the many resort amenities except for the indoor pool. Access key to this pool is located inside condo. We do have six(6) outdoor pools.
Rates subject to change until reservation is convirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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