Bellingrath Gardens

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  • Bellingrath Gardens and Home

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Bellingrath Gardens

Bellingrath Gardens

Bellingrath Gardens and Home is a 65-acre botanical garden and mansion located on the Fowl River in Theodore, near Mobile, AL. The site was listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on September 14, 1977 and on the National Register of Historic Places on October 19, 1982.The gardens include a bridal garden, a conservatory, a great lawn, a nature walk, an Oriental garden, a rose garden, a chapel, the Mermaid Pool, Mirror Lake, an observation tower, and a river pavilion where river cruises are provided on the "Southern Belle" and the "Kingfisher" (seasonal)."Magic Christmas In Lights" at Bellingrath Gardens celebrates the Christmas season (the Friday after Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve) with a display of over 3 million lights.
1 – Sand Bar -Spacious 3 bedroom Gulf of Mexico beach house with great Gulf-side location, Crow’s Nest! – 15 Miles

Gulf view beach house rental with crow's nest

Sand Bar -Spacious 3 bedroom Gulf of Mexico beach house with great Gulf-side location, Crow’s Nest!

This spacious 3 bedroom Gulf of Mexico beach house has a great Gulf-side location. This is a second tier home located on the white, sandy Gulf beach, with a Crow’s Nest for unsurpassed Dauphin Island views!. New living room furniture added January 2015.

2 – "Seafari" Cozy Seaside Beach Cottage just a few houses back from the Gulf. Nicely furnished – 15 Miles

Charming Sea-side beach cottage with great decks

"Seafari" Cozy Seaside Beach Cottage just a few houses back from the Gulf. Nicely furnished

“Seafari” is a great 2 bedroom, 2 bath Gulf-side cottage on Dauphin Island’s Gulf of Mexico beach. This house is directly on the Gulf of Mexico beach, there are no streets to cross, and there is only one house between this home and the water. This cozy beach home is just a few hundred feet from the water, and has a partial Gulf view.

This Dauphin Island vacation home is pet-friendly (by prior written arrangement) and will accommodate up to four persons.

All of our Dauphin Island beach cottage rentals come with fully-equipped kitchens, with all of the small appliances, kitchen and cookware you’ll need for your Dauphin Island vacation.
 

 

 

3 – Peaceful Sound -Bayfront 3 bedroom – Direct Bay views, yet close to Gulf beach too! – 15 Miles

Bayfront home, yet near Gulf Beach

Peaceful Sound -Bayfront 3 bedroom – Direct Bay views, yet close to Gulf beach too!

Peaceful Sound is a 3 bedroom home on a the sandy bay beach of Dauphin Island’s northern side. It is also a short walk to the Gulf beach, so you have the best of both worlds; your own sandy beach yet near to the Gulf beach, too.

4 – Ocean’s Edge – 15 Miles

Gulf beach Condo with spectacular view!

Ocean’s Edge

“Ocean’s Edge” is a beautiful, newly-remodeled, Gulf-view 2 bedroom condo in the Inn at Dauphin Island. Amenities at this low-density, direct Gulf-front property include two pools. A great location directly on the beach, and gated, private parking.

5 – Relaxation- Large, Bayfront Home yet just across the street from the Gulf Beach, too! – 15 Miles

Large Bayfront home w/private beach

Relaxation- Large, Bayfront Home yet just across the street from the Gulf Beach, too!

Relaxation offers the best of both worlds- a private North-side beach with calm, shallow waters, and the Gulf of Mexico beach just across the street! This house is perfect for beaching a small sailboat or jet ski, or pitching a tent for the kids. 

6 – Beautiful Gulf-front 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home on the far west end of Dauphin Island – 15 Miles

Beautiful Gulf-front 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home on the far west end of Dauphin Island

Beautiful 4 bedroom Gulf-front home on the far west end of the island, with large covered and uncovered gulf front decks.

7 – Sun Spot -Gulf-front 4 Bed 3 Bath Beach House Just Steps from the Water – 15 Miles

Sunspot- 4 bdrm Gulf-front Pet-friendly Beachhouse

Sun Spot -Gulf-front 4 Bed 3 Bath Beach House Just Steps from the Water

“Sun Spot” is a beautiful 4 bedroom Gulf-front house on the West End of Dauphin Island, and is nearly identical to its popular “sister house”, Beach Break. It is a Gulf-front beach house, with unobstructed Gulf views.

“Sun Spot” has a great beach house layout, very open, airy, and plenty of room for your family to enjoy their Dauphin Island vacation. It is located on Dauphin Island’s west end beach, in a quiet Gulf-front area of single-family beachhouses.

Planning a family get-together? Dauphin Island Beach Rentals has 5 beachhouses in this neighborhood that are available for your extended family to enjoy.

8 – Purple Parrot – Great 3 Story Home with Game Room, Community, Pool access – 15 Miles

The Purple Parrot  is the ultimate Beach House!

Purple Parrot – Great 3 Story Home with Game Room, Community, Pool access

The “Purple Parrot” has 3 levels of fun, including a 3rd story Game Room.  It features Gulf views from the second floor, and a panoramic view from the third floor- all the way to the Sand Island lighthouse.

This home is just a few hundred yards from the neighborhood’s beach access, pool, cabana and tennis court.

9 – Water’s Edge – Boat, Kayak or Paddle from your own backyard Dock – 15 Miles

4 Bedroom House on Boat Canal with Private Dock!

Water’s Edge – Boat, Kayak or Paddle from your own backyard Dock

“Water’s Edge” is a beautiful, spacious 4 bedroom beach house with a private dock. It has a lot of room, both inside and outside for your family to enjoy. It is clean, bright and this house has great water views.

10 – Footprints in the Sand – Ground-floor Beach Condo! Walk out your Door to Pool and Beach – 15 Miles

Walk-over to the beach - steps from unit

Footprints in the Sand – Ground-floor Beach Condo! Walk out your Door to Pool and Beach

Footprints in the Sand – Beautiful Gulf-front 2 bedroom, 2 bath walk-out unit at the Inn on Dauphin Island. Ground floor beach condo rental- walk out your door to the Pool and Beach Walkover

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Bellingrath Gardens and Home is a 65-acre botanical garden and mansion located on the Fowl River in Theodore, near Mobile, AL. The site was listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on September 14, 1977 and on the National Register of Historic Places on October 19, 1982.

The property on which the gardens would eventually be constructed were purchased in 1917 as a fishing camp by Walter Bellingrath, President of Mobile’s Coca Cola Bottling Plant. Mrs. Bellingrath began developing the gardens with architect George Bigelow Rogers in 1927.

The gardens include a bridal garden, a conservatory, a great lawn, a nature walk, an Oriental garden, a rose garden, a chapel, the Mermaid Pool, Mirror Lake, an observation tower, and a river pavilion where river cruises are provided on the "Southern Belle" and the "Kingfisher" (seasonal).

The home was completed in 1935, encompasses 10,500 square feet and features hand-made brick salvaged in Mobile from the 1852 birthplace of Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont

"Magic Christmas In Lights" at Bellingrath Gardens celebrates the Christmas season (the Friday after Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve) with a display of over 3 million lights.

 

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Category:
Tourist Attraction
Address:
12401 Bellingrath Rd
Theodore, Alabama 36582
Email:
bellingrath@bellingrath.org
Web Address:
http://www.bellingrath.org/home/