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4 Bdr Pool Side, Beach, Bay Fishing, Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Pet Friendly, Beach, Pier on the Bay, Pool Side

Welcome to the Lazy Lizard. The Lizard is a new beach house in Bay to Breakers on the Fort Morgan peninsula of Gulf Shores. If you like peace & quiet when you are on vacation, then this is the place for you. The beach at the end of the boardwalk is private,the pool is a community pool but i have never seen more than a family of 4 in it, so there are no crowds out here, just beauty and peace to enjoy. The house is a 4 bedroom, master is downstairs with a king bed and private bath, with a flat screen TV and private deck that opens off the master with a view of the pool and gulf. There is a large living area with a flat screen TV, and kitchen/dining combo all open with the living area and french doors leading out to a covered/screened porch for dining and relaxing while enjoying the view and the constant breeze between the gulf and the bay. The kitchen is fully equiped with all new stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms, and a large bath, bdr 1 has a queen bed with flat screen tv and bunk beds, bdr 2 has a full size bed with flat screen TV and bdr 3 has twin beds. Off the upstairs hall is a large sun deck for sunning or just relaxing. The swimming pool is 20 feet from the bottom of the stairs, and the beach is a 500 walk to the boardwalk, if you get tired of the beach and pool we also have deeded access to the pier into the bay across the street so you can go fishing or take your lawn chair and sit and watch the sunset. We have added a fire pit to the back yard so you can sit out by a fire and enjoy the evening breeze.

Underneath the house is ample parking and a place for grilling or having a shrimp boil. Well behaved dogs are welcome for a pet fee and must remain on a leash whenever they are off of our property, but the Fort Morgan beach is the only beach in Gulf Shores that allows your dog actually on the beach with you to play.

The construction of the Lazy Lizard was completed in 2013 and everything is shiny and new. We have hired a professional management company for the house so that any needs that might arise during your stay are tended to promptly.**** ADDITIONAL FEE'S ARE PET FEE'S IF YOU BRING YOUR DOG!************* Keep up to date on all the events in the Gulf Shores/Fort Morgan area by liking our FB page at https://www.facebook.com/Lazylizardhouse/

More Details

Property Manager
Rose Duffield
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Rose Duffield

Our family is from Huntsville, al and has always dreamed of owning a vacation home at the beach. We rented a house in Ft. Morgan a few years back and fell in love with the area and the beaches, so we have finally had our dream come true.

Rose Duffield purchased this house in 2012

Why Rose Duffield chose Fort Morgan

We love the laid back, uncrowded Fort Morgan area, it is a beautiful ride out Hwy 180 to Bay to Breakers and it is only a 20 minute ride to Hwy 59, the super Walmart and an easy jaunt to the strip in Gulf Shores, the property is pet friendly as well as the beach.

What makes this house unique

Take long walks on the miles of uncrowded beaches, go fishing on the pier, take a dip in the pool, or just sit on one of the 3 decks and enjoy the views and breeze.


Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Tacky Jacks II
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Mobile Bay Ferry
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Kiva Dunes
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Hwy 180
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Tacky Jacks II
Car: recommended

Fort Morgan historical park is only 2 miles away. Hiking trails through protected wetlands all around. Fishing pier into the mobile bay is right across the street. Outlet shopping is only a 30 minute drive. Eating on the bay at tacky jacks ii is wonderful at sunset. Water-ville and other amusement parks is an approximate 25 minute drive.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bay to Breakers in Fort Morgan

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master Bedroom has King Bed and flat screen TV and is downstairs, Bedroom 2 has Queen bed and bunk beds with flat screen TV, Bedroom 3 has full size bed and flat screen TV, bedroom 4 has twin beds and flat screen TV
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming


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(28 traveller reviews)

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4 Bdr Pool Side, Beach, Bay Fishing, Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews

Wonderful Week

  • 5 of 5

Me and my family stayed June 24 - July 1 and had an amazing time. The house is so nice and big enough for 6 adults and 1 child. My extended family came to the house to visit. So 6 adults turned in to 12 adults for dinner with plenty of room for all of us to spread out, eat , visit and then make smores in the fire pit. The beach is close enough that my Mom was able to walk to the water and then take a swim in the pool. (she doesn't swim with fish) Best of all we were able to take our furbabies with us and they were able to sunbath on the gated porch. My only regret is I didn't book it for another week. By far the best vacation ever! Thanks Liz, we all enjoyed ourselves.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Amy ! So glad your family had a good time. Hope to see you again on your next vacation!
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FANTASTIC inexpensive beach getaway

  • 5 of 5

- Walk right down a private street to the beach (takes like 2 minutes from front door to feet on the boardwalk, 3 minutes to feet in the sand)

- pool is DIRECTLY next door

- Good sized master bedroom, good sized aux rooms upstairs

- very nice PRIVATE beach (don't know why a private beach is good? because 1) you can LEAVE YOUR STUFF out there... it's actually illegal to leave your stuff on a public beach. and 2) FAR less crowded.

- very nice balconies (sorta 3 of them, though 2 are connected).

- we stayed with 2 families, 6 kids + 4 adults. Was NOT crowded.

- decent internet connection (i'm a nerd)

- ONLY downside is a consequence of the privacy... it's WAY down the beach (if you've never been to Fort Morgan and only been to Orange Beach, you'll be surprised that it takes 30 minutes to drive from this beach house to the "town" area)

- Tacky Jacks 2 is a 2 minute drive away (HIGHLY recommended for adult dinner, kids are ok there too) and less than 10 minutes away from Sassy Bass... GREAT food, GREAT little market (which we didn't go to walmart and instead went there for our food we cooked at home).

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Property...very well maintained

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved the house and its location. We will definitely be vacationing here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved the location!

  • 5 of 5

Quiet beach and nice neighborhood. The owners were quick to respond with the few small problems we had. Can't wait for our next trip to the beach!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome! Awesome! Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Lazy Lizard was perfect for my family! My children and grandchildren really enjoyed being right next door to the pool. It was very spacious and comfortable. Just what we needed!!!!!!

See you next year Lazy Lizard and thanks Ms. Liz!

Yours truly,


  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location- wonderful house!

  • 5 of 5

This home is spacious and well stocked with a great location. The beach is very close and the pool is right next door. We loved the screened-in porch and ate all of our meals out there. It has all you need in a beach house.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! We hope to have you back next year.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Bay to Breakers, Alabama Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
6 Aug 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Jan 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring Break
10 Mar 2018 - 26 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
27 May 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.54
Pet Fee £49.07
Cleaning Fee £113.23
Tax Rate 6.0%

The only additional fee's are pet fee's which are added to those wishing to bring their dog with them. The pet fee is $65.00 per dog under 30# and $100.00 per dog over 30#. A $300.00 refundable damage deposit is due to reserve the house.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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