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Come On Down To South Alabama!

Space for 5 Rigs
Any size
5 nights maximum

Notice Required
1 day
2 months max
Response Rate
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Suitability

  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome

Amenities

  • 50 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Pull-Through Parking
  • Tow Vehicle Parking
  • $10/night requested for hookups

Description

We are about 5 miles from exit 4 on Interstate 10. Just inside Alabama from Mississippi. We are close enough to Mobile, Al to enjoy all the amenities there and close enough to the Mississippi coast to visit their beaches and casinos. Pensacola, Fla is a short 1 hour drive away also.

House Rules

Please smoke away from our house and please don't leave your butts on the ground.
Well behaved children are welcome. We may even have some of our grands or great grands here when we have boondocking guests.
If generators are used, just please be courteous.
No unattended fires. BarBQue grills are welcome or you can borrow ours!
Put your chairs out. Relax.
Most of all, let us know if we can help you in any way while you are our guests.

Access Road Conditions

We live on a paved road. Our driveway is gravel. We actually have 2 driveways to our 5 acres, so entry and exit is never a problem. (NOTE: WE HAVE FOUND THAT OUR 2ND DRIVEWAY IS BEST FOR ENTRY DUE TO LOW HANGING WIRES OVERHEAD AT OUR MAIN DRIVEWAY. BE SURE TO CONTACT US WITH YOUR ETA SO WE CAN GUIDE YOU IN.) When you get to the driveway with the small picket fence, go to the next driveway. There are no wires there. There are no hills, we are flat all the way. We have a standard size driveway so there should be no issues with getting onto our property. We drive our Silverado pulling our camper in and out very easily. Plenty of room to turn around without backing up or reversing. We have some beautiful trees, but also plenty of room to maneuver away from them.
We have one 30 amp hook up by our house that we hook up to a day or so before we go camping so I can load with the air on! It would be available to guests. We also have one 50amp only about 100 feet from our front porch. We have water hook up at both. No dump sites but we are not far from dump sites on Interstate 10.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

We have wide open spaces and shaded areas. Parking is not a problem.
We own and live on 5 acres. So we have plenty of room for any size rig set up.

Availability

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We set up at various Antique Shows, so I will block out those dates. We do ask that guests notify us when they are about an hour away. That gives us time to return home of we have gone somewhere.

Location

Grand Bay, AL, United States of America

Suggested Local Attractions

Just google Mobile, Al., Mississippi Gulf coast, or the Florida panhandle to find many, many, attractions that I am sure you will enjoy!


Your Host

TomandJudi


Member Since
August 15, 2020
Host's Age
65+


33 References

33 Positive References

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References for Come on down to South Alabama!

MimiMatt

March 2021

So friendly and helpful

Tom and Judi were awesome!
They met us at the end of the driveway and led us to our spot and we had a nice chat with them. Laundry on site was an added bonus. It rained a ton while we were then and we ended up getting stuck in the mud and Tom rescued us!

Would definitely stay again.

Thank you T&J!


keithnjudy

March 2021

Wonderful stay, great hosts.

Tom and Judi were great hosts. They got us settled in, then came and visited around the campfire (propane).
Unfortunately our visited was only one night, but we would have liked to visit longer.
We really enjoyed our stay at this host. We would stay here again when in the area.


Bobbi

February 2021

Thank you

Sorry forgot to put a reference. Thank you for the hospitality. Very gracious kind hearted couple. Stay under God's word. We are home and couldn't make it back. Maybe on the next journey out we can stay again. God Bless you and your family.


maxium

February 2021

A wonderful experience!!!!!!!!

We were welcome warmly upon our arrival
And assisted in setting up. The hosts are a fun loving,caring couple who made our stay most enjoyable.There are many things to do in the area.We reccomend staying Come on Down for a enjoyable stay!!!!


JimQuince

February 2021

Great folks!

We enjoyed our night, thanks!


Kevin_Breneman

February 2021

Fun times

The site was fantastic, very quiet and clean, the hosts were excellent! Judi met us out front by the road after I missed the turn initially and had to go around the block. We were able to visit Dauphin Island and take the ferry to Gulf Shores. Fantastic visit!!


CherylAllen22

February 2021

Kind folks

Great hosts who are kind and welcoming and debited to helpoing others.


TerryG

February 2021

Sweet Home Alabama

Southern charm and hospitality! Charlie and I were greeted warmly when we arrived and TomandJudi made sure we had everything we needed during the unusual cold and wet weather.if you're traveling close by, you won't be disappointed. They even have a coin operated, reasonably priced, washer and dryer available for boondockers!


PeteandClaud

February 2021

Short, nice stay on a cold night

We arrived in late afternoon during a recent cold snap. Our hosts met us upon arrival and were helpful getting us settled. They seemed like really nice folks. We didn’t have much of a chance to visit as it was late, cold and, you know, that covid thing.

This was a great place to spend the night and we really appreciated being plugged in on cold night. We would definitely stay here again.


Happycampers1958

February 2021

Very nice hosts!

TomandJudi were great! Very nice couple!! They allowed us to park our 35 ft. Class A with 20 ft. trailer attached in their yard. It's nice and quiet where they live and we got a good night's sleep.
Be aware that you must navigate a dirt driveway with large holes and ruts to get to the grassy parking spot in the back.
TomandJudi stood outside and guided us into the spot which was a big help!


Lpwoodward

February 2021

Relaxing!

Loved our time here at TomandJudi! We were welcomed upon arrival and shown to our spot! We didn’t explore too much as were working. Loved meeting you all, and thank you for opening your homes to us!


BeulahBlue

February 2021

Gracious Host

So grateful for the warm welcome and peaceful night. There were lots of birds at this site and a sparrow thought he found a mate in our side mirror..He made quite a ruckus. The bluebirds and cardinal were delightful.


Pondview78

January 2021

Southern Alabama Hospitality

Come on down to South Alabama has a great setup for BW guests. They have 50amp available w/water if needed which we took advantage of for the 5 days we we're there. There are even coin operated washer/dryers available. The location also ample space for others who do not need to hookup and all of the space is big rig friendly. We were greeted by the hosts upon arrival, escorted to our parking spot and offered any assistance we might need. Would recommend this host to anyone traveling through the area.


Bobbi

January 2021

Thank you

Thank you for the hospitality. And the church stuff. Handed some out already. Safe travels ahead


HomeSweeHome

January 2021

What a gift!

Truly a special visit! We felt like family coming to stay. We were greeted so warmly right from the start and loved getting to know our hosts. They gave us some great ideas of things to see in nearby Mobile and we had such a great time. Thanks so much!


rkstoner

January 2021

You'll be glad you came to South Alabama

TomandJudi were very welcoming hosts. Definite southern hospitality at its finest. Wish we could have spent more time with them. Will definitly visit again!


Campcrb

January 2021

Southern hospitality

Lovely couple who met and welcomed me at the driveway. Very easy to get in and out. Will definitely stay again if ever traveling through.


ottoandarnold77

January 2021

Warm Southern Hospitality

Our camp hosts are wonderful people who love serving others. They gave us a warm greeting as they met us at the end of their driveway guiding us in to position. We got a great night of sleep - very quiet area. We snuck out quietly in the morning and didn't want to disturb them, so we want to give a big thank you to them from us. Hopefully our paths will cross again in the future. God bless you both.


Lhandley00

December 2020

Great out of the way place and near the gulf

I missed the drive way and had to go down the road to make a turn and came back and their grandson was waiting for me to make sure I didn’t miss it again. Nice fairly level area with power and water. Really nice folks who said they have been busy with BD’s since joining BW.


jsymes1

December 2020

Super Hosts

Easy in and out with lots of space to maneuver. Hook ups a bonus as well. Plenty of things to do in the area. It was great getting to know these people and hearing about all of the charitable endeavors they are involved in other than hosting travelers. Just like every boondocker host we have met so far, these are the most generous and giving people you will meet. We loved the peaceful setting and the warm hospitality. Thanks and we will surely see you again.


Wagnerjh

December 2020

Perfect hosts

Didn't get to speak to the hosts very much after the day we arrived, however TomandJudi were there to welcome us and show us where to park, where to plug in and showed us the laundry if we needed it. There grandson even cut down a limb that was kind of low at our parking area. TomandJudi told us different sights to see in the area. The epitome of southern hospitality. Great hosts, would definitely recommend. We also asked to stay one more night and our hosts couldn't have been more gracious.


TheWitnauers

December 2020

Quiet Countryside

We were greeted and personally escorted in for our brief overnight stay. There was ample space on their five acres for our 40’ bus and 20’ Jeep toad. We had evening plans in the area but would have liked to kick back and get to know this couple better. We really appreciated the stay at this quiet location with a cheerful friendly host.


Letshavefun

November 2020

Great Host

Great place to stay. Quite and Relaxing.


TheMartins

November 2020

Nice and quiet

Because of our size we disconnected our toad and visited before bringing the coach. TomandJudi warmly welcomed us and showed us options for parking. We did not need the hookups they can provide so parked near the second driveway (the best). We explored the area a bit but really just relaxed and enjoyed the much needed downtime. Dark country area perfect for stargazing at night. We will definitely return when in the area again!


Michelle5432

November 2020

Quick overnight

Quick overnight, spoke with the hosts briefly. Many different homes on the property. Driveway is unmarked would suggest calling the hosts prior to arrival to clarify where to turn in to property


Katiandchad

November 2020

Excellent Host

Great great people. We loved them so much. We only regret not being their guest longer because of future engagements.


ProneToRoam

November 2020

Quiet Spot, Wonderful Hosts

This was our first BW stay and it will be hard to top! TomandJudi were very hospitable! The spot was quiet and level, hook ups were available if we needed them. The only thing negative I can say is that, since Judi made us homemade persimmon bread, we are now addicted and will probably never find it as good as hers!!! ☺️


rboschee75

October 2020

Awesome Stay/Fantastic Hosts

Awesome stay with Come on down to South Alabama. We arrived and driving in took out a cable due the height of our rig (13.5'). Didn't phase hosts a bit. We were directed to a location, got parked and easily setup. (FYI, they have a second entrance with no height restrictions that we used for our exit). The hosts are super welcoming and very hospitable. We cut our stay short due to Hurricane Zeta but hope to come back again next year and stay a little longer in order see some of the sights around Mobile and the Gulf Shore.


jorozier

October 2020

A Blessing

TomandJudi are truly a blessing. We thoroughly enjoyed are stay and their hospitality. More than met our needs.
We're just plotting now how and when we can return.


Lpritche

September 2020

First Boomdockers Experience

This was our first experience with BW and it was fantastic! The Judi and Tom are wonderful and welcoming. They have a beautiful place and made us feel like old friends. This is a great place to stay.


EricAndMarcy

September 2020

AWESOME Hosts

Yesterday was our VERY first everything !!! Traveled from mid Florida to pick up our trailer in Mississippi. YAHOOOOO. Our dream came true. Tom and Judi are the nicest, down to earth people I (Marcy) personally have met in a long time. Super helpful advice. Might even consider doing an anniversary there next year. Hopefully they will have a spot for us. Thanks for making us feel welcome.
Enjoy your adventures !!!!!!
Marcy


Alfa1

August 2020

First time BDing

Very nice stay. Tom and Judy were great. Nice place, Tom even road me into town to the hardware store for a part needed for our coach. Above and beyond what we expected. Thanks again Tom, & Judy.
Expect back agsin🤗


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