SS Minnow

2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms Sleeps 6 Gulf Shores #2 Pets

SS Minnow

Welcome to SS Minnow! SS Minnow is a quaint 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath beach cottage that is perfect for your next beach getaway! Guests will be able to relax on the spacious front porch while listening to the soothing sounds of the waves. The beach access is just steps from the front door. Bring Fido along, this home is pet friendly for up to 2 dogs with an additional fee(s). Plan your getaway today!

About SS Minnow

Guests will find comfort and relaxation at SS Minnow and it is only a short walk to the beach. This home is perfect for couples or a small family. SS Minnow has an open kitchen, dining, and living area making this home perfect for entertaining. The living area is furnished with a comfortable living room set making this the perfect place to relax and watch a movie after a long day on the beach.

Guests will find two bedrooms and one bathroom in the unit to host four people. Bedroom #1 is equipped with a queen bed to sleep 2 and an LCD TV. Bedroom #2 is equipped with a full bed to sleep 2 and an LCD TV. Guests will share the hallway bath. SS Minnow is pet friendly and guests can bring up to two dogs for an additional fee.

Under the home is a picnic table and park-style charcoal grill to enjoy meals in the shade. This is where you will find the laundry room that includes a nice laundry sink. A bonus in this room is the private shower for washing off all the sand and salt water from your daily beach adventures!

Fort Morgan

Fort Morgan is a quiet beach community away from the crowds and congestion. On the peninsula, guests will find the following restaurants: Tacky Jacks 2, Sassy Bass, The Coast Restaurant, The Village Hideaway, and The Kiva Grill. Guests can play golf at the Peninsula or at Kiva Dunes. There is an accessible boat launch and marina at the Gulf Shores Marina at Fort Morgan. Last but not least, there is a historical Civil War Site to explore at the Fort Morgan Historic Site. There is something for everyone in Fort Morgan!

Rental Age Policy

We love people of all ages, and we want everyone to enjoy our homes.  However, we do require that an adult 25 years or older reserve the home and be present at the home during your entire stay. We do not rent to anyone under the age of 25.  We have no exception to this policy.

Miscellaneous

  • Washer
  • Bed & Bath Linens Provided
  • Starter Pack of supplies provided
  • Air Conditioning and Heating
  • Non Smoking
  • Dryer
  • Smoke detectors
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Private Entrance
  • Towels
  • Living Room
  • Family Friendly Home
  • Disinfectant Used
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Pet-friendly

Kitchen

  • Cookware and Dinnerware Provided
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes and Utensils
  • Keurig / Pod Coffee Maker
  • Drip Coffee Maker
  • Crock Pot / Slow Cooker

Tech

  • Free Wifi
  • Wifi
  • Internet
  • Cable TV

Outdoor

  • Deck / Balcony
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Outdoor Shower - Open
  • Beach View
LEAVE A REVIEW
May 23, 2024 - VRBO

by Myra Darnell

Great place to stay very close to the beach

March 26, 2024 - Airbnb

by Tiffany Heyer

Clean house just as described. Nice quiet street , very short walk to the beach. Nice porch and area under house with a deck to grill and eat. Updated bathroom was nice. We had a very nice relaxing spring break. I would definitely book this house again.

November 21, 2023 - VRBO

by Kathy M

House was very clean and had all the things we needed. It was wonderful to have our dogs with us! Very easy walk to Sassy Bass for dinner and market. Quiet nice location.

September 8, 2023 - Google

by Jamie P

Great space! Cozy and clean. I loved the Gilligan’s Island theme! Beds were extremely comfortable.

August 12, 2023 - VRBO

by Roger L

Another great vacation at the S S Minnow in Fort Morgan. What a beautiful little home in a great location. We will be back again next year. Thank you Harris Vacation for checking on us during our stay to see if everything was good for us.

August 6, 2023 - Google

by Koneta Starr-Collins

We have stayed in Fort Morgan nearly every year for several years straight and this was the best house we have rented! Will definitely stay here again.

July 24, 2023 - Google

by Keisha Varney

We loved our location on Fort Morgan Beach & was really satisfied with how clean the beach house was & the beds were really comfortable as well.

July 1, 2023 - VRBO

by Scott E

This is the 3rd time we have stayed in this home. It's a great location to the beach as well as Sassy Bass. Food, Fun and Sun, can't ask for better.

June 19, 2023 - VRBO

by Patsy F

We loved our stay and will definitely be back! Clean, with well stocked kitchen. Beach easily accessible and not too crowded. Highly recommended.

June 13, 2023 - VRBO

by Camille L

Great location, clean, and easy beach access. We enjoyed our stay here. The property was very clean. Its a short walk to the beach access point. We would definitely stay here again.

December 9, 2022 - Website

by Kathleen
House was very clean and had all the things we needed. It was wonderful to have our dogs with us! Very easy walk to Sassy Bass for dinner and market. Quiet nice location.
November 29, 2022 - Website

by Kathleen
House was very clean and had all the things we needed. It was wonderful to have our dogs with us! Very easy walk to Sassy Bass for dinner and market. Quiet nice location.
September 16, 2022 - Website

by Roger
We took our grandkids to the beach for their first time. The SS Minnow was a perfect place for us easy beach access. House was perfect for all 4 of us plus it was pet friendly. We will be back again!!
September 14, 2022 - Website

by Kathy
This little house was perfect for the 3 of us. It is so close to the beach you can sit on the deck and hear the ocean waves. So peaceful. The laundry room downstairs was very good for storing the chairs and beach umbrellas and I would recommend bringing a wagon to take everything to the beach. You will need to bring chairs and umbrellas as they are not provided. The kitchen was well equipped with most everything and a nice microwave. About the only thing we cooked was popcorn in the microwave. There is a restaurant right behind the house that has a breakfast buffet which was just ok. About 4 miles toward Gulf Shores is Sassy Bass Cookout Tiki Bar and Grill and that was the best place we ate all week. It was just a hole in the wall place but fantastic food. There are some small appliances in the kitchen, a blender, a can opener, a toaster, a regular coffee maker and a Keurig coffee maker. The only negative about the house was the beds were not very comfortable and were too soft. They need some firming up. Overall I still give this place 5 stars and when we decide to come back, this is where I would stay.
August 16, 2022 - Website

by Lacey
Small but adequate. Had everything we needed.
August 16, 2022 - Website

by Brian
Awesome experience. Great house, great location. We had a ball.The TV in the far bedroom never worked but that was ok as we were at the beach mostly. We will use harris again.
January 10, 2022 - Website

by Dayna
The SS Minnow was perfect for me and my dog. The location is perfect. I could see and hear the ocean from the balcony. The walk to the beach is short. The restaurant and store close by was ideal. Staff communicated promptly by text. I stayed 2 weeks and can’t wait to come back.
December 30, 2021 - Website

by GEORGE
"We had a very good stay at SS Minnow. The bed was very comfortable. The kitchen and bathroom both functioned well. The washer/dryer were also in good working order. The video setup in the home was also very easy to use (since I brought our lineup from previous visits). It would have been nice to have a listing at the home, but, this wasn't our first rodeo to Fort Morgan.We enjoyed the wood floors which were easy to keep clean. The distance to the beach was very acceptable. Let's not overlook the multiple shows each day from the Blue Angels. They are one of the reasons we visit during December. Also, the pots/pans/cutlery were complete and sharp. Thanks for a great stay."
October 6, 2021 - Website

by Stephanie
We just returned home from a week long stay at Fort Morgan, AL. This was our third time to use Harris Vacation Rentals for our trip. We love them and will be booking again with them. The best part with Harris is that our dog was able to go with us! We love that they offer pet friendly rentals!
October 4, 2021 - Website

by Karry
This little cottage is one row off the beach, but still has a good view. Air blew cold the entire week. Beds were comfy. Location was peaceful with easy access to the beach (about a block's walk). Kitchen had basic essentials with a working electric oven, dishwasher, cold fridge. Shower has good water pressure. Washer/dryer worked nicely with a convenient downstairs bathroom with utility sink. Outdoor water hose as well. Easy access to the Sassy Bass store and restaurant (just across the back yard). We would definitely stay here again. I might suggest an in-sink disposal and an upstairs deck awning/roof, but those would be our only thoughts.
September 7, 2021 - Website

by Ellen
This was our second time at the SS Minnow and we had a great time! Great house at a perfect location. The property manager was extra helpful and communicative about some bad weather in the area. Will definitely be back!
August 11, 2021 - Website

Awesome!

by Audre
Loved the location of this beach house. Everything was clean. Harris realty did an amazing job quickly addressing any needs or concerns.
July 30, 2021 - Website

by Craig
The house was cute, quaint and clean! Close to the beach and comfortable!
July 26, 2021 - Website

Perfect property, very close to the beach

by Harriette
We had a great week at the SS Minnow! Great views of the Gulf, very quick walk to the beach and to the Sassy Bass for dining! The deck was absolutely lovely. Nice amounts of shade with an ocean view. Clean, comfortable beds. We will definitely be back!
July 19, 2021 - Website

Perfect!

by Scott
I love that you allow our dogs to come too! The house is beautiful and clean as always.. thank you!
June 7, 2021 - Website

Perfect

by Cassandra
Clean house at a perfect location. Town is just 20 minutes away and the beach is within walking distance. We had a great stay!
March 29, 2021 - Website

Beach Serenity

by Elisa
An adorable little house with the perfect porch for morning coffee, walks down the beach and getting away from it all. The house is clean with plenty of cooking supplies to cook at home, a small grocery 5 min walk for forgotten ingredients. Washer and dryer are a huge bonus with a downstairs shower for super sandy days. We will be back it met all of our needs to get away and relax!
March 29, 2021 - Website

by Elisa
"Thank you it's lovely!! We are loving the house and it's location! ❤️❤️❤️❤️ "
March 18, 2021 - Website

Awesome Family Getaway

by Gabriela
This little place was perfect for my teen daughter, my husband and I! Comfortable, spacious, clean and just lively! And great views and wonderful ocean breeze... a great place to stay 🙂
January 29, 2021 - Website

by Jean
The property was very nice. Very close to quiet beach. Could hear and watch waves from deck. Would book this again.
December 28, 2020 - Website

by Donnie
Great place to stay. Right up on the beach. Quiet surroundings and not to far from things to do. But, out of town far enough. Not be around large crowds. Any concerns get responded to quickly. Comfortable beds to sleep in. Enjoyed our stay here
December 16, 2020 - Website

Beach Beach and more Beach!

by Roy
Wonderful little beach house, in beautiful South Alabama. Lose the crowd and find some peace.
December 14, 2020 - Website

by Riggen
We are having a great time and love it here!
September 11, 2020 - Website

by Mike
We enjoyed our stay. House has a nice view of the ocean and is a very short walk to the beach access location.
September 2, 2020 - Website

We loved Fort Morgan

by Ellen
We had so much fun staying at the SS Minnow! It is a very cute house and the perfect size for a small family. The location can not be beat! Right across from a quiet beach and in walking distance of the Sassy Bass. We can't wait to come back!
August 24, 2020 - Website

Nice little place

by Jennifer
This is a nice, little house with close beach access. The house was clean and the beds were comfortable. The management company was also very easy to work with and responsive. There is not a lot of lighting in the kitchen area- a brighter light would really help. Also, if you plan on cooking- bring a few of your own pots/pans as the selection at the house is very limited. We would stay here again. Thank You!
July 13, 2020 - Website

Perfect Location

by Scott
We loved our stay here. Beautiful view of the ocean, very short walk to beach and Sassy Bass was directly behind us which was great. Hope to stay again.
July 13, 2020 - Website

The Perfect Beach Stay

by Rachel
I can't say enough good things about this property! It was so perfect for our vacation. It's in the best location and I can't wait to stay again. It's in a quiet neighborhood with the quickest walk down to the beach. It was exceptionally clean and felt just like home!
June 22, 2020 - Website

by Shaun
Really enjoyed our stay here. Was a nice place with a great location. Quiet beach and neighborhood
May 1, 2020 - Website

by Rachel
Perfect location & a great stay with my husband and pup!
April 28, 2020 - Website

by Natalie
Great location. Away from heavily populated areas. Perfect vacation spot.
January 28, 2020 - Website

SS Minnow

by Jordan
Our stay was great. However, it was a bit frustrating making the reservation since Harris Properties aren't actually the owners of the property and require you to go through their own booking/ reservation process- Not a big deal I just would have preferred this be explained to me before I booked. Other than that the house was lovely and the location was fantastic (right across the street from the beach!). The neighborhood is nice and quiet and not particularly "touristy" which was perfect for us!
November 15, 2019 - Website

SS Minnow

by Tina
he home is just as listed and very clean. There is a queen bed in one bedroom and full size in the other. The kitchen has everything that you'll need to cook meals. The bathroom is small with only a shower but is adequate. There was just as stated with only enough supplies to get you started so the warning on that is nice. There are enough towels for one shower for 2 but the washer and dryer work great. We stayed here for the close proximity to the beach which was very nice. Being there in October we pretty much had the beach to our selves.
May 6, 2019 - Website

Wonderful Stay

by Donnie
Thanks, everything was so wonderful.. to be honest, I already have a brother and a niece who will be contacting you guys in the near future.. one for Ft. Morgan and one for Gulf Shores.. I recommended your website.. we will definitely be coming back!
April 4, 2019 - Website

Nice

by Charlotte
Nice and Clean
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Master Bedroom: Queen (1)
Bedroom 2: Full (1)
Living Area: Sofa Bed (0)

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