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Magnificent Bay Villa on Weeks Bay Estuary. Accommodates 15 people.

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 4,400 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This luxurious waterfront villa is located on tranquil Weeks Bay Estuary situated between Fairhope and Foley with our beautiful Gulf Coast beaches to the south. There are beds to sleep 15 with a fold out sofa for two. Be sure to take time to sit back and enjoy the prestine wildlife including bald eagles, osprey and dolphins. This area is known for its glorious sunsets and delicious seafood. If you are looking for a home away from home with all the amenities plus much more, this is the place for you. The home provides renters with the option of active watersport days or relaxing days on the breezy, bay front screen porch; it's your choice!


Owner
Patti Kahn
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation villa rental in Foley, Alabama

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2 separate vanities
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , toilet and sink
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 6 - 3 twin/ single , Upstairs
    Bedroom 7 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sitting area with sleep sofa
  • Towels and bed linens provided. Ceiling fans in all rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This property is away from it all. If you are looking for a great retreat (family reunion, wedding parties, corporate retreat, girls getaway) or just a place to accomodate several families due to sporting events in the area, this is the rental for you! If the outdoors is what you are seeking, Weeks Bay is known for it's abundant crabs, speckled trout, red fish, and flounder. Crabs traps are provided, but be sure to bring your fishing poles. It is truly a fisherman's paradise! If fishing or boating is not your forte, you can just enjoy the moment and while away on beautiful Weeks Bay!

Reviews

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Magnificent Bay Villa on Weeks Bay Estuary. Accommodates 15 people.
average rating of 4.9259257 based on 27 reviews
5

Amazing family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 14 spent 8 days here. The owners were great! The house is extremely spacious and very well equipped. There was nothing that we needed that wasn't already there. The large, screened porch was so nice and cool and we used it morning and night. There are ceiling fans everywhere which helped since it was July. All the comforts of home are there. And then the best part is the pier. This is where we spent our time during the day. Lots of fishing, crabbing (got 80 crabs), floating in the bay and relaxing. Oh and underneath the house is a whole other "play" area with corn hole and ping pong and lots of chairs and swings (and fans!). We normally vacation in the Florida Keys or Boca Grande and have rented many large homes. This was by far the best one ever! Thank you Patti!

  • Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Julie, So happy you and your family enjoyed "While Away" on Weeks Bay! Hope you all will visit again soon. Best Regards, Patti
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5

The pictures don’t do it justice!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect from the beginning. Patti was so helpful answering all of our questions prior to our visit.

The house is huge and slept 8 adults and 2 toddlers perfectly-the master has 2 huge walk-in closets that have air vents so we used one of them as a room for my 2 year old :)

The kitchen was well equipped and had everything that we needed.

We enjoyed sunsets on the back patio and evenings on the dock-such a relaxing time and we we definitely be back!

  • Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great

  • 4 of 5

This beautiful house is perfect for a reunion of college friends for a relaxing weekend.

  • Submitted: 4-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Danielle, I am happy to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your stay at “While Away.” Hope to accommodate you all in the future. Best Regards, Patti
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5

A Christmas to remember at While Away!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome time during the Christmas Holidays. Everything was amazing and looking forward to returning for another visit if 2018.

  • Submitted: 28-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Place better than described.

  • 5 of 5

Great family get away. We had three families of four and there was room for more if needed. Beautiful place and Patti was Great beginning to end. I would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Property is excellent. Great view and the the house and grounds are well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

The proof is with our grandchildren and they loved it and hope to come back again. Patti the owner is great to communicate with and very helpful and accommodating.

  • Submitted: 6-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay. Hope you all will consider Weeks Bay for future vacations. Best Regards, Patti
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Location

Nearest Airport
43 Miles
Pensacola, Florida
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Gulf Shores / Orange Beach/Fairhope
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Fort Morgan
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Several Golf Courses in the area
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Jesse's in Magnolia Spring, Fairhope & beaches
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Gulf Shores / Orange Beach
Car: necessary

This property is located on Weeks Bay in southern Baldwin County. The property grants you access to 300 ft. of water with endless possibilities which include fishing and various water sport activities Renters are welcome to bring a boat (kayak, jet ski, paddleboard, canoe, etc.). There is a boat launch, Nolte Creek, located 2.5 miles east of the home.

When facing Weeks Bay from the property, one can navigate south to access Mobile Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, as well as the Intracoastal Canal. A boat ride to the famous Lulu's Restaurant, owned by Jimmy Buffett's sister, is approximately a 30 - 40 minute ride.

For less adventurous boaters, one can travel north from the dock and reach Fish River for lunch at Big Daddy's, owned by a local, or take a dive in the spring fed "Cold Hole" in Magnolia River. There are endless opportunities for kayaking, canoeing, or paddleboarding. To the west, the lovely bay villa is near historical Fairhope with its adorable boutique shops and wonderful restaurants. A short drive east, one will find Foley's outlet mall. When heading south, the glistening, sugar white beaches of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach is definitely a sight to experience and take the time to enjoy the Gulf Coast delicious seafood. After a busy day of visiting the surrounding areas or after a long day of sun and fun on the water, be sure and kick back on the villa's screened porch and enjoy the magnificent sunsets.!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation villa rental in Foley, Alabama

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
Mar 6 2018 - May 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$638
C$4,466
 
 
Summer
May 7 2018 - Sep 9 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$766
C$5,360
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$638
C$4,466
C$4,466
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$638.05
Cleaning Fee C$319.02
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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