Condo for rent

The Hermit Crab 7

1484 Sandpiper Lane Gulf Shores, AL

The Hermit Crab 7 


Perfectly situated between Little Lagoon and Gulf of Mexico! 


The Hermit Crab 7 is a 2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom condo sleeping 6 and is located in the West Beach area of Gulf Shores, Alabama.  


Parking available for up to 2 vehicles.




Primary Bedroom: Queen-size bed

Bedroom 2: Two Twin-size beds

Sleeper Sofa in Living Room 


Welcome to our charming coastal retreat, a beautifully decorated 2-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom vacation rental condo located in the heart of Gulf Shores, Alabama. This stylish abode offers glimpses of the lagoon, impeccable amenities, and a soothing coastal decor that will sweep you away to a serene beachside paradise.


Upon entering, you'll be captivated by the spacious open-concept living area, featuring cozy seating, a flat-screen TV, and tasteful accents that celebrate the vibrant coastal lifestyle. The floor-to-ceiling windows fill the space with natural light, creating an inviting atmosphere for relaxation and entertainment.


The modern, fully-equipped kitchen boasts modern appliances, ample counter space, and all the essential cookware, making meal preparation a breeze. Enjoy your culinary creations at the dining table or step onto the private balcony to savor your meals al fresco enjoying the salty sea breezes.


The tranquil primary suite offers a comfortable queen-sized bed and an en-suite bathroom featuring a luxurious walk-in shower. The second bedroom is equally inviting, with two plush twin beds and its own bathroom. A convenient half-bathroom is also available for your guests.


Additional amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, in-unit washer and dryer, and a designated parking spot. The condo complex also provides access to a sparkling outdoor pool, pier access, and an electric grill exclusive to the condo.


Nestled in an ideal location, this Gulf Shores gem is just minutes away from pristine sandy beaches, delicious dining options, charming boutiques, and an array of recreational activities. Explore the natural beauty of nearby nature reserves, embark on a thrilling deep-sea fishing adventure, or play a round of golf at one of the many nearby courses.


Experience the ultimate coastal escape at our enchanting Gulf Shores vacation rental condo, where you'll create cherished memories with friends and family amidst the breathtaking beauty of Alabama's Gulf Coast.




  • Outdoor pool
  • Pier access
  • Multiple outdoor spaces
  • Walkable to dining, shopping, and Little Lagoon
  • Short distance to the beach





This property is located at 1484 Sandpiper Lane, Gulf Shores, Alabama




From the Flora-Bama to Fort Morgan, BEACHBALL PROPERTIES is here to help you enjoy your next beach vacation at one of our premier condos, duplexes, or private homes in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, and Fort Morgan, Alabama. Family-owned and operated, our team works diligently to ensure that your entire Alabama Gulf Coast getaway is hassle-free and fun from reservation to check-out. 


Every property in our portfolio has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you. During your stay, a BEACHBALL PROPERTIES representative will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise. 


Book with us today and get ready to have a BALL at the Beach!  





  • RENTAL AGREEMENT: Tenant Vacation Rental Agreement must be electronically signed to secure your reservation. Please read carefully. This is a legally binding document. 


  • NO SMOKING: All properties are non-smoking. 


  • AGE RESTRICTIONMust be at least 25 years older to book a BEACHBALL PROPERTIES vacation rental. A person 25 years or older must be staying at the property for the entire duration of the booking. There will be no refunds issued for anyone booking under false pretenses. 


  • CHECK-IN: Check-in is at 4PM. Early check-in is not possible, sorry but no exceptions.


  • CHECK-OUT: Check-out is at 10AM. Check out after 10AM will be charged an additional day.


  • MONTHLY/SNOWBIRD RENTALS: Available from November through February. Call to ask about monthly rates.


  • PARKING PASSES2 - The cost of parking passes is set by each Homeowner’s Association and is subject to change at any time without notice. U-hauls, trailers, boats, jet skis, buses, etc. are not allowed on property. 


  • CANCELLATION POLICY RELAXED: Guests who cancel at least 30 days before check-in shall receive a 100% refund of the amount they have paid. For cancellations between 14 and 30 days before check-in, 50% of the total reservation costs shall be refunded. For cancellations made less than 14 days prior to the beginning date of the reservation, NO REFUNDS will be issued. Refunds shall not be issued for late arrivals, early departures, or inclement weather conditions including hurricanes and named storms. We do offer optional travel insurance which we highly encourage all guests to purchase. 


  • WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING: Guests receive a “starter pack” of laundry detergent, dish washing detergent, one trash bag per trash can, and travel-sized shampoo, conditioner, and soap per bathroom. Starter supplies are not intended to last for the duration of your stay. Linens are furnished but please bring your own beach towels. 


  • RATES: Rates subject to change up until time of booking. Additional fees and taxes may apply. 


  • PROFESSIONALLY HOSTED BY: BEACHBALL PROPERTIES, located at 22989 Perdido Beach Blvd. Orange Beach, AL 36561. Come Have a Ball at the Beach! 


Property Details
Parking Places


  • All towels and bedding washed in hot water that's at least 60ºC
  • Bay
  • Bed Linens
  • Boating
  • Bowling
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Coin Laundry
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Family
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf course within 30 min drive
  • Health Beauty Spa
  • High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Marina
  • Miniature Golf
  • Museums
  • Outdoor Lighting
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Playground
  • Sailing
  • Scuba or Snorkeling
  • Self Check In / Check Out
  • Shopping
  • Smoke Detector
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Water Sports
  • Zoo

travel insurance

Beachball Properties has partnered with and InsureStays to help safeguard your entire booking deposit and other pre-paid non-refundable payments related to planned travel. We strongly encourage you to purchase optional travel insurance.

Travel Insurance covers risks incidental to planned travel such as sickness, accidental injury, or death of you or a family member (or of a traveling companion), weather delays natural disasters, unexpected changes in your employment, and many more specified reasons.

  • The coverage costs 7% of your total reservation invoice. The premium charged for travel insurance is generally non-refundable after 15 days of coverage purchase.
  • As a covered traveler, should you have a medical issue or experience trip delay or interruption due to unforeseen developments, you may initiate your claim by calling (833) 610-0736.
  • Guests opting not to purchase travel insurance should be aware that no refund of your reservation deposit(s) will be available; therefore, your entire booking payment is at risk. For more information, please visit or consult your coverage documents.

As a covered traveler, should you have a medical issue or experience trip delay or interruption due to unforeseen developments, you may initiate your claim by calling (833) 610-0736. For more information, please visit or consult your coverage documents.

Guests opting not to purchase travel insurance should be aware that per the terms and conditions in your rental agreement, refund-in-full of your reservation deposit(s) will not be available; therefore, your entire booking payment could be at risk.