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A fantastic find! New Build, professionally decorated. POOL!!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 157 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

ocean view from every window- 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath (sleeps 8).

A fantastic Find.

New build, ocean view from every window, large deck with furniture facing the beach. It is located in a beach community. (very private).

Sugar Shack is professionally decorated. It features tall ceilings, lots of granite, stainless steel appl. and most important luxurious beds and linen.

There are 3 bedrooms with their own private baths and 2 captain beds. Also a private sitting area on the 2nd floor.

Pets are not allowed

No smoking.

We also have 2 other properties that sit on either side of "Sugar Shack" Great for reunions and weddings. Accommodates up to 28 adults.



More Details

Karen Gable
Member since: 2002
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

About Karen Gable

We are from Cullman AL. Our family consist of 2 daughters, their husbands, 1 son, and 5 beautiful grandchildren.

Karen Gable purchased this house in 2015

Why Karen Gable chose Gulf Shores

We bought Coco Beach (next door) 4 years ago and fell in love with the neighborhood. It is a private community and steps away from the gulf.

What makes this house unique

We now have 3 houses that can be rented together or individually. It is a great spot for weddings and huge reunions .


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 157 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Huge shower. No door needed
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 3 1/2 baths. All bedrooms have their own private bathrooms. Powder room off living room/kitchen Master has a huge walk in shower Outside shower with hot cold water
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • The master bedroom is on the main floor. The rest of the bedrooms are on the 2nd floor. All bedrooms have their own private bathrooms.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming


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A fantastic find! New Build, professionally decorated. POOL!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews

Our favorite house in Ft. Morgan!

  • 5 of 5

This is the 2nd year we have rented the Sugar Shack. It is our favorite house in the Ft. Morgan area. It's perfect for beach access! The house still looks and feels brand new! Love the master bedroom shower! We will return soon!

  • Submitted: 21-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your time in leaving a review. This is a very sweet house and away from the big crowds. Come again soon. Kent and Karen gable
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  • 5 of 5

Loved the home and the proximity to the beach! I LOVED that all the rooms have a private bath! The pool was perfect as a break from the beach and to cool off. The only thing that could be changed is the mattress in the master bedroom not the most comfortable to sleep on. However, overall we would 100% return to this place and hope to one day. Our 4 children enjoyed every second of our family vacation. Thank you.

  • Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your time in posting a review. My daughter had stayed in the house not long ago and told me the bed wasn't real comfortable which surprised me since this is our 3rd year to rent it. So I called and had a replacement put in. I hope this mattress holds up better. I guess pillow tops don't do as well as regular. Kent and karen gable.
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Great Beach House for large family!

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely new beach home in Ft. Morgan with nice new appointments! Plenty of room for the entire family, comfy beds and large family/kitchen room for all to gather for dinner. Beach access nearby with short walk and a family environment - not too crowded, clean and plenty of room for beach-goers. The drive into town was what we expected (20 minutes), and the shared pool was a nice addition! Had a small hiccup with the WIFI, but owner was very responsive and this didn't slow down our fun at the beach. We would love to visit again next year! Thanks Karen!

  • Submitted: 5-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review. The wifi can get a little sideways especially during lots of thunderstorms. Please remember "Sugar Shack" for any more visits to the beautiful Gulf! Karen Gable
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property!! Loved everything about it! Karen was very helpful!! Definitely going to return!!

  • Submitted: 3-Apr-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing vacation home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this home so much. We were two families with kids and it was so nice that the beach was so close to the house. Also loved the outdoor shower to get the kids clean before we came in the house

  • Submitted: 1-Apr-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The shower under the house it a great added feature. We now have a pool that is right next door to this property and is very kid friendly. Please remember us for any future visits to the beach. Kent and Karen Gable
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Wow! Gorgeous Home - Not Just A Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Sugar Shack combines many of the high end luxuries of a well designed primary residence with practicalities of beach side living! Granite countertops throughout. Comfortable couches. Well stocked kitchen. Walk-in master shower. Strategically placed pocket doors to maximize space. Ten foot ceilings downstairs and plenty of ceiling fans throughout help keep house cool. Wall mounted tvs throughout for those not ready to unplug completely. Twin bunk beds were a favorite with our five and six year olds; queen beds and private rooms were a big hit with our nine and eleven year olds. House layout would easily accommodate a family of eight if kids share beds. Or, grandparents plus two couples and two grandkids.

For beach side living, house has enclosed outdoor shower for sand rinse off and easy maintenance floors to make the inevitable sand & water clean up easy. Beautiful deck & outdoor furniture for enjoying the ocean breeze. And an easy walk to beach.

Karen was wonderful to work with. Internet had issues when we arrived, preventing us from accessing local weather forecasts and directions to activities. Karen happened to be in the neighborhood and spent a couple of hours with the Internet company to get everything set again. Kids loved her!

Recommend future renters bring extra paper towels and toilet paper. Grocery store and Walmart are about 20 minute drive east. Dauphin Island Ferry is 10 minute drive west. Be careful of outdoor stairs - very slippery when wet and a bit narrow & steep. Pillow top mattresses rather soft for us, but some folks love them.

Highly recommend and would happily stay again!!!!

  • Submitted: 13-Sep-2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting a review. I also fell in love with your kids. We got pretty acquainted with me talking with the internet folks for a LONG time. But, we have had no other issues with it since. I am sorry to hear about the stairs being steep. They are actually code, but being new, I could see how they might be slippery when wet as most things are. We would love to have you visit again next time you plan on your visit to the coast. Thank you, Kent and Karen Gable
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Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fort Morgan
Nearest Beach
Fort Morgan AL
Car: necessary

You'll want to spend the day on the beach, biking, golfing (several great courses nearby), shopping (easy drive to Foley to outlet mall), of course visit the Fort. or take the ferry over to Mobile. Also, 20 to 30 min drive to the heart of Gulf Shores.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
spring rates
Jan 1 2018 - May 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$635.75
Tax Rate 8.5%

There is a discount for renting the entire week on the Spring and Fall Rates. The cost per night is $250. or $1500.00 for the week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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