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Colony Club at Drakes Landing (formerly Eagles Landing)

6194 State Highway 59, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
67%
61
Reviews
67%
% Recommended
74%
City Average
01/04/12
Resident

I bought a condo at the Colony Club shortly after the current management took over. I have been there a little over two years, and I have had no problems. There has been a constant series of improvements,and the maintenance staff… Full Review ▶

11/16/11
Resident

My family lived at Colony Club for one year. We were given a notice to stop by the office to renew our lease on a Wednesday. I called the following Friday to let then know we would be in on either… Full Review ▶

02/23/11
Resident

This place is absolutely to die for. It is quiet, peaceful, and the grounds are beautiful. There is a great pool area that is a lot of fun. New management took over about a year ago and they have really transformed… Full Review ▶

02/14/11
Resident

We bought one of the 3-bedroom condos in April 2010 as our second home. We've never had a single regret. New management has taken over the property since all the bad reviews and they are succeeding in bringing the place back… Full Review ▶

10/18/10
Resident

My wife and I moved in and have noticed the changes around and its very nice. I am looking into buying an unit here (we rent right now) and being closer to my grandchildren. Yes, I will and do recommend Colony… Full Review ▶

09/02/10
Resident

I absolutely love the Colony Club, and I would highly recommend it. While I admit, we only moved into it this year, I have never seen any of the problems discussed since the 2009 reviews. I believe the new management has… Full Review ▶

07/16/10
Resident

I'm sorry to see what others wrote on here, I have been living here for several months now and LOVE IT! I am able to walk around the property day and night and feel comfortable. And when your walking by yourself… Full Review ▶

11/20/09
Resident

I lived there for a year and it was horrific! They seem to accept about anyone to live there. There were police in the complex arresting someone at least every other day. And English was the 3rd language there! (behind Russian… Full Review ▶

11/03/09
Resident

The manager & staff very friendly. The grounds are kept up. Location is great. If I were to move back to this area I would rent here again. The property management is Arlington Properties. If you are a good & considerate… Full Review ▶

01/26/09
Resident

I love this apartment complex it is verry layed back,quiet,and safe. All of my problems have been handeled in a timeley mannor.sence arlington properties has taken over the property it has done a 360.I would highly recomend this property OR ANY… Full Review ▶

01/23/09
Resident

It is best not to rent here. they are run down. My apartment creeked and popped when we moved around in it. Our front door would not stay closed and they never come to fix it, we fixed it our selves.… Full Review ▶

09/03/08
Resident

There are a lot of drugs going on in the complex and all kinds of other things! It is a horrible place to live. I regret ever moving here. They never fix anything even thought they say that they will. The… Full Review ▶

03/20/08
Resident

I moved here 11 months ago, under old management it was great. They changed air conditioner filters grounds were kept clean,Poll & hot tub cleaned daily. I rent from the owner so I never had to go in the office. One… Full Review ▶

10/01/07
Resident

I lived at Eagle's Landing under Jennifer's tenure and the only thing that management seem to care about was percent of occupancy . If you were under a lease, you were at the bottom of the list. Empty units were repair… Full Review ▶

06/29/06
Resident

I live in a 3 bedroom apartment and have had a wonderful experience at this apartment complex. The apartment is very spacious and comfortable. I had a a/c problem that was taken care of very promptly by the staff. The pool… Full Review ▶

06/28/06
Resident

living at this property is simply the best. need anything, just ask and they take care of it. close to the beach and a great gym and business center. love it, would'nt leave it.
JJ Full Review ▶

04/06/06
Resident

If you are non white, this apartment management will give you a chance to experience discrimination and racism every day you stay there. They are very sweet to you initially till you sign the lease. They themselves will not fulfil the… Full Review ▶

12/01/04
Resident

Hello, my name is K.J. and I'd like to start off by saying, I do not live at Eagles Landing, nor do I know anyone that works or lives there. In fact, I have never even seen the grounds. However, by… Full Review ▶

11/05/04
Resident

I came across this website by accident while looking for an apt for my sister in Arizona.

I have been a resident at Eagles Landing since July 2004. My husband and I are new to the area from up north.

After… Full Review ▶

11/02/04
Resident

The staff is only worried about getting you to sign a lease and then they could care less about you. They have a take it or leave it attitude towards the residents and would rather have you move out then help… Full Review ▶

10/22/04
Resident

I was in my apartment for only 10 days in Sept. 2004 due to Hurricane Ivan. When I received my power bill for the month of September I noticed it was somewhat high, especially considering the power was out for about… Full Review ▶

08/17/04
Resident

I have lived at Eagles Landing for 9 months. I am moving because my job is transferring me to another location. Not only have I enjoyed the beautiful white beaches and the warmest of climates, but I have also enjoyed living… Full Review ▶

08/09/04
Resident

Dear Residents and Future Residents,

It is absolutely amazing to see the number of reviews listed on this website regarding Eagles Landing. So, I would like to reiterate that this website is recommended to be used with honest opinions by "real" people… Full Review ▶

08/05/04
Resident

I am moving due to my work reasons. I thought living at Eagles Landing was excellent.. I gave them rave reviews on my move out form to their home office. My family will miss this area, the ducks and the apartment.

Silvia… Full Review ▶

07/28/04
Resident

if you people love this place so much why remain anonymous? I am anonymous so I dont get treated worse than I'm treated now.
My point being, if you have something good to say state your name, so the management can… Full Review ▶

07/26/04
Resident

LOVE IT HERE! I HAVE THE BEST APARTMENT!!
WILL LIVE HERE UNTIL I DIE!!!


P.S. FIND OUT FOR YOURSELF. Full Review ▶

07/18/04
Resident

I Love it here. Not only is the property near the beach, it has the best school system in its district.

The staff at Eagles L. is great. I have never had to wait for a thing. I also enjoy… Full Review ▶

07/12/04
Resident

I just moved in and love my new apartment. I staff has been wonderful. This should be must visit on your list! Full Review ▶

07/07/04
Resident

I think I made it rain too much??? They are trying to charge me for water damage due to rain. Sounds like someone is struggling for money:( That is just too sad. Please don't bother me with something that I'm not… Full Review ▶

06/26/04
Resident

My family has lived at Eagles Landing for five months. We have nothing but positive things to say about the staff and Eagles Landing.

Those that write negative comments are probably prior employees that are still looking for jobs since… Full Review ▶

06/11/04
Resident

eagles landing is not an aweful place to live, but i have enjoyed other places more. there is nothing special about the apartments nothing that makes it any different than all of the other run of the mill complexes. the staff… Full Review ▶

06/04/04
Resident

Jennifer,

You really know better than to respond to the ratings. That is not professional and I'm sure your owner would agree. I once thought of you as a very good manager but your true colors are shining through. Let… Full Review ▶

05/31/04
Resident

I have been a resident of Eagles Landing in Gulf Shores, AL since Dec. 2003. I have seen many impressive changes throughout the property that I believe should be voiced. The management has taken the time and effort to landscape and… Full Review ▶

05/26/04
Resident

I just want to say that I do not share the same feelings of those postings that this is a miserable place to live. The staff has been very hospitable since the first phone call I placed requesting info (Tiffany was… Full Review ▶

05/25/04
Resident

We are very satisfied with the apt. and the staff. They keep the property and apts. in great condition and the maintenance people are very prompt. Thank you for your professionalism.

Barbara and Gina

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05/25/04
Resident

I appreciate the time and effort taken in keeping this property a place to be proud of living here (In spiet of a few incaring, messy residents.) Keep up the good work !!
Thanks for all your hard work.
M. Hall… Full Review ▶

05/08/04
Resident

Dear Future Neighbors,

I am please to say that we have been extremely satsified with living at Eagles Landing. When my husband was sick and in the hospital, they sent us a Get Well card and bouquet of flowers. I… Full Review ▶

04/23/04
Resident

Dear Mr. Pruitt,

As stated in your lease agreement Article 9, the floors that are covered in carpet must be steam cleaned prior to vacating the apartment. Your apartment had carpet in the living room and all three bedrooms. Since… Full Review ▶

04/23/04
Resident

Since you are not a current leaholder, you would not be aware of the charges on the apartment. I have reviewed the charges with the leasholder and he is in acceptance of what is due.





As stated in the current… Full Review ▶

04/20/04
Resident

Upon moving out of the apartments, they tacked on "Redecorating Fees" and "Carpet Cleaning Fees" for an apartment with wooden floors. They gave us 10 days to pay $115 or else be turned over to collections. The lease had NO HINT… Full Review ▶

04/06/04
Resident

Do not live here. They will stick you with anything they can. They will sneak up to your door and put some outrageous bill on there, with out knocking to see if you are there to give it to you in… Full Review ▶

03/08/04
Resident

To All of our Valued Residents,

Eagles Landing is a great community. I would invite anyone to come visit us any day of the week. I can be reached by any of our residents or customers at 1-866-handled. Please ask… Full Review ▶

03/08/04
Resident

I have been told on several occasions the phone number that has been listed on this site by the Regional. I use it to commend the property and staff on their good deeds. The office is not only willing to give… Full Review ▶

03/06/04
Resident

I have a copy of a video you might want.
I videod some children hitting your trailers
with a stick Saturday and I´m leaving a copy
of the video in the office for you. You may
want to file charges against… Full Review ▶

02/25/04
Resident

First off, I think it is strange that anyone would write a positive review and want to remain anonymous. That seems a little fishy to me.
Secondly, I have never lived in an apt. complex that will not give out… Full Review ▶

01/26/04
Resident

To the lady in the E building.



You say you want to be treated like



an adult and be talked to face to face,



but you won?t even put a name on your



response. I read through all the comments



left… Full Review ▶

01/26/04
Resident

Just from reading Dying to get out,


Looks can be deceiving,


No place for families,


Worst place to live in Gulf Shores





there is , but one author


The lady in the E building.


You sound like a heifer( to… Full Review ▶

01/07/04
Resident

IT SOUNDS LIKE SOMEONE SHOULD TAKE THE TIME IT SPENT WRITING THESE NASTY LITTLE LETTERS AND GO GET A U HAUL INSTEAD. IF YOU PEOPLE ARE THAT UNHAPPY WHY STAY. IF I THOUGHT A PLACE WAS THAT UNLIVABLE I WOULD NOT… Full Review ▶

12/25/03
Resident

We came across this web site and have been appalled at the things people are saying about Eagles Landing. We have lived here for 2 years and have been very satisfied.

They have had some turn over in management, but… Full Review ▶

12/16/03
Resident

MY HONEST OPINION OF EAGLES LANDING IS IT JUST STINKS. YOU WILL HATE IT HERE WITHIN DAYS. NO ONE I HAVE SPOKE TO OR SHARED MY THOUGHTS WITH HERE DISAGREE. THEY ALL HAVE THE SAME STORY ABOUT THE OFFICE MANAGER. SHE… Full Review ▶

12/01/03
Resident

Disclaimer: No attempt has been made to verify or assure the accuracy of the claims made by the author of this opinion. You must judge the truthfulness of any review and accept responsibility for your use of this information.

If… Full Review ▶

11/25/03
Resident

the comment about the incident with E building was obviously by a manager. the only "witness" to the situation was the children and the managers. I live in E building and was home at the time and I could not hear… Full Review ▶

11/24/03
Resident

I witnessed the entire act regarding the children being repremanded by the office. I saw the children blarring the radio at top noise level and ignorring the manager when she asked them to turn it down! I saw the chlidren throwing… Full Review ▶

10/27/03
Resident

They have changed management again and she thought she was going to fix everything, but she was wrong. This place is a JOKE. I have been here almost a year and everyone I talk to hates it. The office staff do… Full Review ▶

10/27/03
Resident

OKAY....HERE IT IS. THIS PLACE LOOKS WONDERFUL ON THE OUTSIDE. EVERYTHING IS PROMISED TO YOU AND YOU THINK THAT YOU ARE GOING TO BE SO HAPPY. THEN.....YOU MOVE IN AND YOUR APT. IS DIRTY, HAS BUGS IN IT, NOTHING WORKS AND… Full Review ▶

08/15/03
Resident

I HAVE LIVED HERE FOR ALMOST A YEAR AND SINCE THE NEW MANAGEMENT HAS COME IN THEY DO NOT WANT TO CHILDREN TO DO ANYTHING. THEY ARE TOLD TO PLAY INSIDE OR AT THE PARK (WHICH IS A JOKE) MY CHILDREN… Full Review ▶

07/02/03
Resident

I don´t even know where to start......Get me out of here was my everyday comment for one full year. Never again will I sign a year lease after the experience I had at Eagles Landing! I have stayed in several apartment… Full Review ▶

06/11/03
Resident

I moved in May 24th and have a beautiful apartment. I read the last entry and couldn´t believe it. The office and maintenance staff have been wonderful and my apartment was perfect. I love living here and have lived in 2… Full Review ▶

05/02/03
Resident

Eagles Landing looks nice st first & everyone here seems nice, but don´t be fooled. The girls in the office are rude & talk about everyone that lives here. Nothing ever get´s done. The apt. they showed us was nice, but… Full Review ▶

12/30/02
Resident

Eagles Landing has been under new management since 2001. We have put a lot of TLC and Customer Service into this property. I urge anyone who used to live at Eagles Landing to visit this property and experience the difference. The… Full Review ▶

11/17/02
Resident

Please do not stay here if you do not want to get ripped off. The management is very unprofessional. You may end up swimming in your apartment like we did because of unprofessional maintainence and shoddy repair facilities. You may also… Full Review ▶

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  • Large Dogs Allowed

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  • Some Breeds Restricted

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