The Sandy Pelican 5 min Walk 2 Beach, Dogs, Beach Gear, Lagoon

  • Welcome to The Sandy Pelican! This is our open but cozy layout which makes this the perfect place for families to gather.
    Welcome to The Sandy Pelican! This is our open but cozy layout which makes this the perfect place for families to gather.
  • Chef's kitchen fully stocked to prepare family meals at home.  Dish soap, dishwasher pods, paper towels and a sponge are all provided.
    Chef's kitchen fully stocked to prepare family meals at home. Dish soap, dishwasher pods, paper towels and a sponge are all provided.
  • Kid's/Game room with Arcade cabinet with over 4000 games to choose from!  Street fighter is our favorite.
    Kid's/Game room with Arcade cabinet with over 4000 games to choose from! Street fighter is our favorite.
  • Beach Equipment in outdoor storage area.  2 all terrain beach wagons, 10 backpack style reclining beach chairs, 2 beach umbrellas, beach blankets plus cornhole!
    Beach Equipment in outdoor storage area. 2 all terrain beach wagons, 10 backpack style reclining beach chairs, 2 beach umbrellas, beach blankets plus cornhole!
  • Beach or Lagoon? You pick!  5 minute flat easy stroll to the beach.
    Beach or Lagoon? You pick! 5 minute flat easy stroll to the beach.
  • Our home is sandwiched between Little Lagoon and the beach.  The home is on a quiet cul-de-sac in a small community that has a shared pool and a fishing pier.
    Our home is sandwiched between Little Lagoon and the beach. The home is on a quiet cul-de-sac in a small community that has a shared pool and a fishing pier.
  • Beach! An easy 5 minute stroll to these beautiful views
    Beach! An easy 5 minute stroll to these beautiful views
  • Steps away from the Little Lagoon Pier.  Literally a 1 minute walk.
    Steps away from the Little Lagoon Pier. Literally a 1 minute walk.
  • Upstairs master suite has a new Smart TV with Roku
    Upstairs master suite has a new Smart TV with Roku
  • Downstairs master suite is spacious and airy.
    Downstairs master suite is spacious and airy.
  • Upstairs bedroom with queen bed and Smart TV + Roku
    Upstairs bedroom with queen bed and Smart TV + Roku
  • Upstairs Master
    Upstairs Master
  • Community pool
    Community pool
  • Dining area with 6 seats at dining table and additional 4 counter stools at island
    Dining area with 6 seats at dining table and additional 4 counter stools at island
  • Lounge outside on our new adirondack chairs
    Lounge outside on our new adirondack chairs
  • Entry way/Mudroom.  We provide pool towels for convenience!
    Entry way/Mudroom. We provide pool towels for convenience!
  • Outdoor covered area. The grill is now located in the backyard (this is an old photo).
    Outdoor covered area. The grill is now located in the backyard (this is an old photo).
  • Washer/Dryer to make your stay even more comfortable
    Washer/Dryer to make your stay even more comfortable
  • Upstairs master bathroom with double vanity
    Upstairs master bathroom with double vanity
  • New Smart TV with Roku in the living room
    New Smart TV with Roku in the living room
  • Everyone, not just kids, can hang out in the bunk room!
    Everyone, not just kids, can hang out in the bunk room!
  • Quiet Cul-de-sac.  Located in On Golden Pond neighborhood
    Quiet Cul-de-sac. Located in On Golden Pond neighborhood
  • Coffee, anyone? We have drip and keurig available.  Salt, pepper and cooking oil for your basic cooking needs
    Coffee, anyone? We have drip and keurig available. Salt, pepper and cooking oil for your basic cooking needs
  • We provide dish soap, dishwasher pods, paper towels
    We provide dish soap, dishwasher pods, paper towels
  • Shared upstairs bathroom with a double vanity
    Shared upstairs bathroom with a double vanity
  • Upstairs room
    Upstairs room
  • Downstairs half bath
    Downstairs half bath
  • Downstairs master
    Downstairs master
  • Downstairs master bathroom with double vanity
    Downstairs master bathroom with double vanity
  • Water water everywhere
    Water water everywhere
  • Water Views everywhere. Fishing Pier
    Water Views everywhere. Fishing Pier
  • We take our cleaning seriously.  HEPA air purifier in main living area.
    We take our cleaning seriously. HEPA air purifier in main living area.
$219-1,300/night
4 Bedrooms • 4 Baths (3 full, 1 half) • Sleeps 8-10
Internet Near Ocean (more...)

Thank you for visiting Nesting Vacations! I can't wait to make your beach trip amazing!  Major bathroom remodels along with refreshed furniture happening in November-December 2022 to get ready for 2023!  

The Sandy Pelican is a FULLY LOADED 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home perfect for families.  Our home is nestled between the rhythmic beat of Gulf Ocean waves and the quiet serenity of Little Lagoon, you can have the best of both worlds. With just a 5 minute stroll until the white beach sand is between your toes or 1 minute until enjoying a cold drink on the dock, spend the day how you want to!

After taking a dip in the pool, come on inside to surf the web, make yourself a snack in the open kitchen, relax on the covered patio, or choose to play one of 4000 arcade games. This is your time to create some memories!

Our home is an open layout but very cozy. Large kitchen with island, spacious bedrooms, 2 primary suites, covered deck area to enjoy the fresh air, The Sandy Pelican is the ideal family vacation home! We want to give you the comforts of home while enjoying the best Gulf Shores has to offer.  

The two primary bedrooms feature king beds and attached baths with large double vanities. Bedroom #3 is our game room complete with arcade machine, a bunk bed (twin/full) and a queen sleeper sofa, Bedroom #4 has a queen bed. All bedrooms (except for the downstairs primary) have flat screen Smart TVs so bring your own login info! Sip your cold drink of choice on 1 of the 2 covered decks at the end of a fun filled day. Our home is sure to entertain your entire family!

Beach access is 13th street Public Beach access.

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Sleeping arrangements:
Bedroom 1: King bed with attached bath
Bedroom 2: King bed with attached bath, Smart TV
Bedroom 3: Queen sleeper sofa and Captain's bunk (full on bottom and twin on top), Smart TV
Bedroom 4: Queen bed, Smart TV

Ground level has an indoor owners closet and outdoor storage area that remain locked. Guests do not have access to the indoor owners closet, but the outdoor closet contains all the beach equipment you need! Quality beach chairs, beach umbrellas, wagons, cooler, waterproof beach blanket, and beach toys for the kids! We provide pool towels too!

The pool, pier, and lagoon side beach area are shared with the other homes in this subdivision. 13th street public beach access is a leisurely 5 minute stroll from our home.

For your safety, there are 2 video cameras OUTSIDE (doorbell and driveway) recording the property at all times. Because there are some full time residents living in the area, we ask that this home is not used for parties.

We are available via your booking platform from 7am-7pm CST.

Pets policy:

  • Up to 2 dogs are allowed, no cats. Guest must agree to below pet policy.
  • Pet fee is a flat charge of $150/stay per pet.  One dog - $150, two dogs - $300. 

*Pet Addendum:
To bring your pet(s), guest(s) must agree to the following terms:

Dog is under 50 pounds and is at least 1 year old.
Guests agree to keep their dog under control at all times.
Guests agree to promptly report any damage caused by dog(s).
Dog(s) must be crated if left alone in the home. 
Guests agree to pay any costs for damage done by dog(s) if not entirely covered by security deposit.
If damages are not reported but are found by owners/agent, it will be documented and necessary replacement or repair costs will be deducted from the security deposit.
Guests agree that their dog is housebroken.
All dogs must be up to date on rabies vaccinations and all other vaccinations. Heartworm preventative is highly recommended.
Guests agree to adhere to local ordinances, leash laws and licensing requirements.
Guests agree to clean up after their dog(s) & dispose of their waste promptly.
Guests agree to keep dog(s) from being noisy or aggressive, and from causing any annoyance or discomfort to others. Guests will remedy any complaints immediately.
No personal dog beds or other such items should be put in the washer or dryer!

Cancellation Policy: One hundred percent (100.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 30 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. Fifty percent (50.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 14 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 14 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

My wish is for you to have an amazing stay filled with unforgettable memories to cherish. I grew up in Huntsville, AL. I am a mom to an inquisitive toddler who loves ice cream and anything sweet. I love traveling and hope to continue traveling more when said toddler can sit still for more than 20 minutes. In my spare time, I enjoy binge-watching shows like Ted Lasso, watching figure skating and baking! Hiking is a must do for me and hopefully one day, I will be visiting all 63 National Parks in an RV. My family and I love staying in short term rental vacation homes around the world and have taken what we loved about each stay and applied it to our own hosting vision. I strive to provide our guests with the best hospitality and experience possible so that you can kick back and create some wonderful memories!
Outdoor shower (no privacy wall)
Queen sized air mattress available upon request
Property Type House
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In Smart lock
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
Setting & View
  • Water View
  • Near Ocean
  • Garden View
General
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Lock On Bedroom Door
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Kettle
  • Pots & Pans
  • Kitchen Island
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Barbeque/Grill Utensils
  • Wine Glasses
Dining
  • Child's Highchair
  • Seating for 10 people
Bathrooms 4 Baths (3 full, 1 half)
  • Upstairs Shared bathroom – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
  • Downstairs half bath – Toilet
  • Outdoor shower – Outdoor Shower
  • Master Bathroom – Jetted Tub, Shower, Toilet
  • Master Bathroom (upstairs) – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 4 Bedrooms, sleeps 8-10
  • Downstairs Master – 1 King bed
  • Upstairs Master – 1 King bed
  • Upstairs Coral room – 1 Queen bed
  • Kids room – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon, 2 Bunk Beds
Captains bunk with Full on bottom and Twin on top
Entertainment
  • Television
  • DVD Player
  • Video Games
  • Games/Board Games
  • Toys
  • Game Room
  • Smart TV
Family
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Outlet Covers
  • Pack N Play/Travel Crib
  • Cabinet Locks
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lanai/Gazebo (covered)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Beach Essentials
  • Walkable to Park/Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Outdoor Seating
Pool/Spa
  • Communal Pool
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
Attractions
  • Bay/Sound
  • Theme Parks
Leisure
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
  • Cameras/Surveillance