Waterfront - Eco Friendly
3217 Dolphin Drive, Gulf Shores, AL
$ 4,300,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#362713
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBALDWIN
  • CityGulf Shores
  • AreaGulf Shores 1
  • NeighborhoodLaguna Key
  • Zip36542
  • StyleRaised Beach
  • Year Built2002
  • Taxes$ 17408
  • Price$ 4,300,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4579
  • Lot Size0.6198 Acres
Data Source:
Baldwin County MLS (BCAR)
Property Description

AMAZING GULF FRONT BEACH HOUSE IN PRESTIGIOUS LAGUNA KEY !! This luxurious 6-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom RARE GULF FRONT property features amazing views from every angle! It's Built on wood pilings with a 12 foot retaining wall with thick vinyl bulkhead bolted inside the concrete slab! All bolted to pilings! This home boasts all-new stucco, paint, and window caulk (2022). Inside, discover new carpets in four upstairs bedrooms (2022) and expansive family rooms on the second and third floors with large gulf front balconies. The gourmet kitchen is equipped with a Sub-Zero refrigerator, standalone freezer, JennAir 6-burner electric stovetop with griddle, convection wall oven, microwave, two dishwashers, and an ice machine. Upstairs and downstairs mini-bars include sinks, beverage coolers, and ice makers. There is a lockable owner pantry along with 2 guest pantries. The home offers six spacious bedrooms with private bathrooms, smart TVs, and ceiling fans. An elevator provides easy access from the garage to the all floors, ensuring handicap accessibility. The property features impact-rated glass throughout. Beachside decks, renovated in 2024, are waterproofed and re-tiled, with turtle-friendly lighting (2022). Recent upgrades include a beautiful concrete tile roof (Eagle Tile, Malibu profile, Terracotta Gold) installed in 2022, rated as a 'Cool Roof' by California standards that is energy efficient. This home is fortified with a hurricane designation roof and is one of a kind! Enjoy the large laundry room with commercial-grade washer and dryer (2020), whole-house water filter 2 remotely controlled Trane HVAC system with high SEER units, garage doors include MyQ app-enabled openers. Covered outdoor gas grill area, lockable beach gear storage, covered beachside patio with a dune walkover with foot wash, shower, bench, and steps down to the PRIVATE 75-FOOT WIDE BEACH. Adjacent to 7000 acre Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. Additional info in Doc Tab! Buyer to verify all info

Elementary School Middle School High School
Gulf Shores Elementary Gulf Shores Middle Gulf Shores High
Price History
5/22/2024 Listed $4,300,000

General Features

Accessibility Handicap Accessible Property, Wheelchair Accessible Property
Appliances Dishwasher, Convection Oven, Dryer, Ice Maker, Microwave, Electric Range, Refrigerator w/Ice Maker, Washer, Wine Cooler, Cooktop
Architectural Style Raised Beach
Assoc Fee Paid Per Annually
Association Fee Includes Association Management, Common Area Insurance, Maintenance Grounds, Recreational Facilities, Reserve Funds, Security, Taxes-Common Area, Clubhouse, Pool
Body of Water Gulf of Mexico
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
City Gulf Shores
Community Features Gazebo, Pool - Outdoor, Tennis Court(s), Gated
Construction Materials Stucco
Cooling Central Electric (Cool), Ceiling Fan(s), HVAC (SEER 16+)
County Baldwin
Directions South on Hwy 59 to W. Beach Blvd. Drive to the end and enter subdivision gates ( Laguna Key )property on left.
Electric Total Electric, Baldwin EMC
Elementary School Gulf Shores Elementary
Exterior Features Irrigation Sprinkler, Storage
Facing Direction South
Garage Y/N No
HOA 3500
HOA / Comm Assn Yes
Heating Central
High School Gulf Shores High
Home Warranty Y/N No
Interior Features Ceiling Fan(s), Elevator, En-Suite, High Ceilings, Storage, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Wet Bar
Levels Three Or More
Living Area Units Square Feet
Lot Size Square Feet 27000
Lot Size Units Square Feet
MLS Area Gulf Shores 1
Master on main Second
Middle/Junior High School Gulf Shores Middle
New Construction No
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Rear Porch, Front Porch
Percent Ownership Whole/Full
Pool Features Community, Association
Property Attached Y/N No
Property Condition Resale
Property SubType Raised Beach
Property Type Residential
Roof Tile, Fortified Roof
Security Features Smoke Detector(s), Gated with Guard, Security Service
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Subdivision Name Laguna Key
Tax Annual Amount 17408.82
Tax Lot 5
Utilities Underground Utilities, Gulf Shores Utilities
View Direct Gulf Front, Southern View, Direct Lagoon-Across Rd
View Y/N Yes
Virtual Tour https://youtu.be/TUhfvkriSZw
Waterfront Features Beach Accs (Wlk
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Year Built 2002

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Bedroom 3 Area 204
Bedroom 3 Length 12
Bedroom 3 Level Third
Bedroom 3 Width 17
Bedroom 4 Area 255
Bedroom 4 Length 15
Bedroom 4 Level Third
Bedroom 4 Width 17
Bedroom 5 Area 168
Bedroom 5 Length 14
Bedroom 5 Level Second
Bedroom 5 Width 12
Dining Room Area 195
Dining Room Area 15
Dining Room Level Second
Dining Room Width 13
Fireplace Y/N No
Flooring Carpet, Tile
Full Baths 6
Furnished Y/N Furnished
Half Baths 1
Heating Y/N Yes
Kitchen Area 195
Kitchen Length 15
Kitchen Level Main
Kitchen Width 13
Living Room Area 374
Living Room Length 22
Living Room Level Third
Living Room Width 17
Livingareasource Seller
Master Bedroom Area 180
Master Bedroom Length 15
Master Bedroom Width 12
Primary Bedroom Level: First Floor 315
Second Bedroom Length 21
Second Bedroom Level Second
Second Bedroom Width 15
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Street Name Dolphin Drive
Boat Facilities Boat Dock, Boat Ramp
Building Area Total 4579
Foundation Details Pilings, Slab
Lot Dimensions 75 x 360
Lot Features Less than 1 acre
Lot Size Acres 0.6198
Lot Size Area 27000
Number of Lots 1
Open Parking Y/N No
Parking Features Attached, Automatic Garage Door
Spa No
Water Source Public, Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 36542

AVG $1.01M
AVG $2,694
AVG 646
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 2007

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