Where to stay around Gulf Shores?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,730 holiday lettings near Gulf Shores. From 8,971 Condos/Apartments to 1,436 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Gulf Shores area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gulf Shores?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gulf Shores:

  • Homes, Single Family: 2,819 holiday homes
  • Homes, On Golden Pond: 308 holiday homes
  • Brigadoon Trail: 555 holiday homes
  • Homes, Blue Lagoon: 372 holiday homes
  • Homes, Laguna Key: 29 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gulf Shores?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gulf Shores. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gulf Shores Beach: 10,231 holiday lettings
  • Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo: 10,334 holiday lettings
  • David L. Bodenhamer Center: 10,275 holiday lettings
  • Waterville USA: 9,696 holiday lettings
  • Gulf Shores Tennis Complex: 10,312 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gulf Shores listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Gulf Shores?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8,971 Condos/Apartments in Gulf Shores. Our other popular types of Gulf Shores holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,436 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 146 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 146 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gulf Shores?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9,136 holiday homes with pool available in Gulf Shores. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Delight in the beachside landscape of Gulf Shores

    Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Gulf Shores. Renowned for its beaches, sporting events and seafood restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

    Activities and attractions in and around Gulf Shores

    Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gulf Shores a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Waterville USA (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Zooland Mini Golf (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Gulf Adventure Center at Gulf State Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Gulf Shores Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Gulf State Park Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Gulf Shores

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Gulf Shores

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gulf Shores is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bellingrath Gardens and Home (29.7 mi / 47.8 km)
    • Gulf Shores Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Gulf State Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Perdido Key State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
    • Weeks Bay Reserve (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)