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The Cottage at Fort Rucker

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,160 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 bath approx. 1200sf single family home just outside Ft. Rucker

3 Bedroom, 2 bath fully furnished single family home. Nestled on 1.5 wooded acres that back up to the Fort Rucker Military Installation.

Fully furnished, sleeps up to 8. This comfortable home away from home is perfect for visiting our area for events, family or military functions as the cottage is just a minute or so from Fort Rucker. A quiet, country setting just minutes from everything.

Best of all, we allow a single, small breed dog with approval prior to booking. It is at the owners discretion to accept or deny any pet request regardless of breed, size, etc.

The cottage has a fully furnished kitchen with full size refrigerator, microwave, stove/oven and dishwasher, Keurig single serve coffee brewer, full sized brewer, toaster, etc.

A washer & dryer is available to the guest. DirecTV and WIFI internet & printer.

Enclosed screen porch overlooks the wooded lot, very quiet and peaceful. Please remember though, the best military pilots in the world train right here and you will hear helicopters from time to time.

Driveway parking for 2-3 cars, street parking is available as well. Please do not park on grass; doing so may result in damage to sprinkler system.

Please note that lawn care may have been scheduled prior to your visit and may perform services during your stay.

No smoking on property allowed.

More Details

Gina Swan
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
28 April, 2017

About Gina Swan

Retired Army Aviator, military family, both veterans. Local small business owners.

What makes this house unique

Just outside the Fort Rucker/ Enterprise gate. Great for those coming for military related events, quick access to Fort Rucker, short drive into Enterprise, Daleville. Just 20 minutes from Dothan and about an hour and a half from the Florida Emerald Coast.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Enterprise in Coffee County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1160 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bathroom 1 has full tub/shower. Bathroom 2, in master, has full shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Adult size
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Queen bedroom is the master with en suite bath; equipped with 40" Satellite TV. Double bedroom is equipped with 40" Satellite TV.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • swimming
Housekeeping may be available during your extended stay. If desired, a contact can be provided for your convenience. Guest is responsible for scheduling housekeeping, paying for housekeeping if desired.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

The Cottage at Fort Rucker
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews

Clean and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

Very nice, clean and welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

What a great home...we were at Ft. Rucker for my sisters military retirement and we were ALL in agreement that the house was just perfect for what we needed.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review! Glad you guys enjoyed your stay!
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Awesome place!

  • 4 of 5

It was exactly what we needed.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing, cozy, hospitable!

  • 4 of 5

The Cottage is fantastic! Every detail has been handled incredibly well. Gina's communication prior and during our visit was clear and quick. She went the extra mile by stocking the kitchen with supplies I needed to cook for my child's food allergy. The environment is cozy and inviting. The setting is quiet and calm but a great location to our family and local amenities. A quick drive to the grocery and coffee! The only reason I chose 4 stars instead of 5 was the bed in the master bedroom. It was not "fluffy" and comfortable. The mattress is a bit stiff. The Cottage was a great place to stay for our trip. We will most likely return to stay when we visit our family in Enterprise.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

What an awesome cottage. It had everything you would want or need for a week away from home.It was beautiful from the minute we walked in to the minute we walked out.It was immaculate.There was plenty of kitchen items bathroom items bedroom items , along with things like a record player , books and board games. I could go on and on. Our hosts , Darrin and Gina were wonderful.They came over to make sure all was well and dropped off some canoli's for us to enjoy. Thank You both for such a lovely visit.We will be back again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was wonderful to meet you and your family and we're so glad you enjoyed your stay! Look forward to seeing you again! And we ordered post cards, lol, they're on their way!
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Great house near Fort Rucker

  • 5 of 5

We've stayed here twice while my son was at Fort Rucker. This cottage is a nice 3BR house with a fenced-in yard and everything you'll need while you visit. Costs the same as the local hotels but you get so much more. It is a really great place. Would absolutely stay here again if we ever need to be in Enterprise, AL. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! And thank you for leaving the Cottage so clean! We so appreciate respectful and considerate guests like you-you're always welcome if you're ever back in the area! Best, Darrin & Gina
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Nearest Beach
90 Miles
Panama City Beach
Car: necessary

Army Aviation Museum, Fort Rucker


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Enterprise, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
25 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
20 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
18 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £58.19
Refundable Damage Deposit £77.59

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Should you choose to disregard property rules, such as no smoking, etc.; expect to be asked to vacate the property with no refund issued. Please know that disregard of any house rule noted after stay will also result in permanent ban from future stays.

If you have already been a guest at the cottage in the past, the security deposit may be waived if no issues were noted. Unfortunately, due to undesireable guests causing damage to the property and the fact the VRBO does not provide a rating of guests by owners to assist in weeding out problem guests, we now must require a security deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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