Gulf 4 Shore

417 West 1st Ave

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Welcome to Gulf 4 Shores!
Located near beach access
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Dining and Living
Laundry area
Primary Bedroom
Primary Bedroom
Primary Bedroom
Guest Bedroom
Guest Bedroom
Guest Bedroom
Deck Views
Deck Views
Deck seating
Deck Amenities
Picnic area
Lounge area downstairs
Games available for guests
Barbecue area
Northward view
Private yard
Southwest views
Beach Boardwalk
Beach Dunes
Southeast views
Northern views
Northwest views
Floor Plan


Gulf 4 Shore Experience total relaxation on your BEACH vacation at this Coastal Cottage that is DOG FRIENDLY!!

Gulf 4 Shore a charming, dog friendly two (2) bedroom one (1) bathroom 640 square foot cottage located approximately one block from the white sugary sands of the Gulf of Mexico in Gulf Shores, Alabama. This home has been completely renovated with upscale flooring, quartz countertops, new paint, updated bathroom, new furniture, and more!


Adequate parking for 3 vehicles maximum. No parking passes required.


If you are bringing a dog, you MUST notify us and pay a non-refundable dog fee. ($250) Failure to do so will result in us charging your card for the entire amount authorized for damage. 

LIMIT: Two (2) dogs allowed, maximum weight up to 40 lbs each. 




Primary Bedroom: Queen Bed

Bedroom 2: Queen Bed

Sleeper Sofa in Living Room 


This charming Beach Cottage is located two blocks from the beach with a convenient pedestrian crosswalk on Beach Blvd. Enjoy your morning coffee or evening cocktail on the spacious deck in the front of the house This home is within walking distance of the Hangout, Pink Pony Pub, Sea-n-Suds Restaurant, and the Gulf Market. Additional entertainment space is available in the spacious area under the cottage. 

The main living space is spacious and includes HDTV and a queen sleeper sofa. There is also a dining area with a dining table with seating for four. The kitchen is fully stocked with all appliances, pots, pans, cooking utensils, plates, and glassware you’ll need to make yourself at home during your Gulf Shores vacation. 

Bedroom 1 has a Queen Bed with HDTV. Bedroom 2 has a Queen Bed with HDTV. 

The lower level provides a great space for outdoor enjoyment including dining, conversation, or just relaxing for a moment. 




Amenities include free WiFi, cable, and a fully equipped kitchen.




This house is located at 417 West 1st Ave in 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 RESTRICTION: Must 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.


  • DOG-FRIENDLY PROPERTIES: If you are staying at a dog-friendly property, you MUST notify us and pay a non-refundable dog deposit. Failure to do so will result in us charging your card for the entire amount authorized for damage. 


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


  • PARKING PASSES: No parking passes required. 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!



Showing 3 verified guest comments.

Jeania Byrd August 28, 2023 at 01:27 PM; 5/5 Favorite vacation spot!

This was our second visit to Gulf 4 Shore and it was everything we wanted for a vacation getaway for 2! Cute, cozy, clean, and close to the beach! Thank you Beachball for making the reservation, check-in, and check-out process a breeze. We hope to be back next year!!

Tim Quiggle September 6, 2023 at 07:38 PM; 5/5 Great Gulf Shores Beach Location!

The house was perfect and just as advertised and perfect for a family or 1-2 couples to enjoy their time at the beach. The beach is just across the street so no need to fight (or pay!) for hard to find parking. The beach cart made it easy to roll everything down to the water for a relaxing time at the beach. Several restaurants are within a few minutes walk or hop in the car and anything you care to eat is less than 5-10 minutes away. We hope to be back!

Vickie Hansen March 6, 2024 at 01:10 PM; 5/5 Home away from home…

You know your time was wonderful when you hate to leave. I absolutely hate to leave. Already counting the days until we are in Gulf 4 Shore again❣️