On the southernmost tip of Alabama, there rests the ocean oasis Gulf Shores. Everyone who visits Gulf Shores agrees, a laid-back beach vacation is just what the doctor ordered. On the Gulf of Mexico, a wealth of activities can help you unwind, from golfing to walking through historic sites. There are always excellent family-friendly locations to hit and things to do. This is a destination to wander through, wear a bathing suit all day every day, and make up your itinerary as you go.
The best part about Gulf Shores is that you can do everything, and still have time to do nothing. Either before or after a day napping or fishing off the pier at the beach in Gulf State Park, check out historic attractions like the slightly creepy Fort Morgan or bold Battleship Memorial Park. Take the kids to Waterville USA and Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. Play mini golf at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf. Kiva Dunes Golf Club is one of the many golf courses in Gulf Shores with great rates if you are looking to split from the kids for a day. Other day trips from Gulf Shores include riding on a fishing charter, cruising to Orange Beach, or heading to Fairhope for art and shopping.
Enhance your relaxing vacation by booking a Gulf Shores condo or a house for even more privacy. A vacation rental provides the flexibility, price and personal experience that a hotel can’t offer. Orange beach vacation rentals as well as Fairhope vacations rentals have listings outside, but with easy access to, Gulf Shores. So find the perfect place to stay now so you can kick back and relax later.
Looking for a vacation rental in Gulf Shores? Tripping.com has 4728 vacation rental homes available in Gulf Shores. You'll find 21 studios, 1367 1-bedroom, 1707 2-bedroom and 1633 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $25 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Gulf Shores is $303 while the average price of a weekly rental is $2604. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Gulf Shores home is $11413.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 235 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Gulf Shores. In addition to accommodating pets, Gulf Shores rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 4193 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 4018 have TV and/or cable and 3546 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 11 vacation rental sites in Gulf Shores where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and Expedia. There are 2800 HomeAway rentals, 708 Booking.com short term rentals and 618 Expedia vacation rentals.