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Montgomery, Alabama
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kiva Dunes is a must. Resided in "Stones Throw" beach house. This place is huge! Loads of bedrooms and baths. The views are great and the location was perfect. Heated pool behind the property and walkover to beach just steps away. Brand new beach pavilion just down the street. Gorgeous sunsets.

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New Tazewell, Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent three nights here during fall break and if was fabulous! We stayed at "The Village" and the condo was simply perfection. The staff was friendly and check in/out was simple. We loved the course, even though that 9th hole wrecked our game (not saving that card)? A nice walk to the private beach, too. We... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed October 12, 2016

This was our first stay here and our first visit to Gulf Shores. We stayed in Unit 302. It was okay. We had a problem with gnats in the rooms and we did ask if the office could take care of it but I dont think they ever sent anyone up as they said they would because the problem was... More 

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Bethany, Missouri
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2016

We stayed in the "SAND CASTLE" house in the private homes area. It was any excellent house to stay in, accommodated 4 families, short distance to the beach because the boardwalk was right across the road. We had a beautiful view of the gulf, and even saw a few oil rigs come into port probably 30 miles down the coast.... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We have stayed at this resort several times over the last 3 years. Either with the entire family or just a couple of us. We always rent a house. The last one we rented was our second time staying in the house. It is called Reflections. It has one bedroom, two baths, washing machine and dryer, fully stocked kitchen, a... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We had the opportunity to stay in the Village at Kiva Dunes for the past week and loved our stay! The staff were all super kind and helpful. Our condo was much bigger than we expected based on the website pictures. Overall it was an incredible experience and we will be back!

Thank nlink4
Lubbock, Texas
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66 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2016

We stayed at Aqua Sol, a house, in Kiva Dunes for a week in August and had a wonderful time. It was a short walk to the beach and to a pool. The nearest pool was fairly small, but there were only a few people staying there at the time. The beach had chairs and umbrellas for rent. I hoped... More 

Thank williamsld83
New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
Reviewed August 27, 2016

1. We stayed at a home in the neighborhood. We were told that there is a boardwalk available to access the beach. Right to the point about this is that you have to hall all your stuff up four flights of steps and down four more to reach what I consider a board walk. 2. Don't leave your stuff on... More 

Thank philipjer
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Golf was great. The rental house was nice. The proximity to the beach was hell. Once you walk down the street and over one board walk and across another street there are several flights of stairs to take up and several flights of stairs to go down to another board walk and then hike out to the beach, exhausting. No... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 15, 2016

Room, amenities, etc. are all decent. It's far away from the beach - definitely farther than their neighbors. So, no beach view. But most importantly, the people who run the place are completely inconsiderate. For whatever reason, they and their next door neighbors - "The Plantation" - are having some sort of tiff. Suddenly, and with no warning, they began... More 

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Kiva Dunes Resort

Address: 815 Plantation Drive, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Location: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Number of rooms: 64
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Gulf Shores
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“Really a lovely place. You can look at the houses available online at KivaDunes.com. Some houses are close to the beach with Gulf views”
 of 5 bubbles SusanH90, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead to find out bedroom layouts, depending on what you need.”
 of 5 bubbles 871garrettk, Oct 30, 2015 | Read review
“Photos are accurate on their website.”
 of 5 bubbles topher4096, Sep 13, 2015 | Read review
“Go to the website, click on Explore, scroll down Map. You can see the lots and then look at each house and compare to the map .”
 of 5 bubbles 596karenp, Sep 1, 2015 | Read review
“I would guess they are all quite nice”
  • view from RM 103
 of 5 bubbles zburger, Jul 1, 2015 | Read review
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