Find the best place to stay — Alabama

Where to stay around Alabama?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11,138 holiday lettings near Alabama. From 8,398 condos to 2,089 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alabama is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alabama?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alabama. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Gulf Shores: 10,835 holiday homes
  • Orange Beach: 8,924 holiday homes
  • The Beach Front: 22 holiday homes
  • Owens Cross Roads: 27 holiday homes
  • Fort Morgan: 4,861 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Alabama! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alabama?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Alabama with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Gulf Shores: 10,835 holiday lettings
  • Orange Beach: 8,924 holiday lettings
  • Owens Cross Roads: 27 holiday lettings
  • Fort Morgan: 4,861 holiday lettings
  • Birmingham: 43 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Alabama?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Alabama are:

  • Birmingham International Airport (BHM): 40 self catering accommodations
  • Jack Edwards Airport (JKA): 10,359 self catering accommodations
  • Gulf Shores, AL (GUF-Jack Edwards): 10,289 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Alabama?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Alabama. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cahaba Lilly Park: 42 holiday rentals
  • Fort Morgan: 3,697 holiday rentals
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens: 40 holiday rentals
  • Boat Rentals at Smith Lake: 95 holiday rentals
  • The Old State Bank: 15 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alabama listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Alabama, USA your home away from home

Alabama is one of the USA’s southeastern states, known for its immensely beautiful natural scenery and distinctive culture. There’s almost countless array of first-class visitor attractions, destinations and scenic locations to be found in the state around Alabama vacation rentals. A small corner of Alabama also reaches the Gulf of Mexico, where you’ll find beaches and holiday resorts.

Things to do in Alabama, USA

Starting with the State Capital, Montgomery – if you come here during your stay at Alabama vacation accommodation you could visit Old Alabama Town, where you’ll see classic examples of 19th and early-20th Century architecture. The Alabama State Capitol building is also well worth a visit and is open six days a week. Alternatively you could head for Montgomery Zoo, a modern zoological park featuring more than 500 animals representing 150 different species.

Meanwhile Birmingham is the largest city in the state and offers a number of interesting sights. For a taste of southern culture you could head for the Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens, where you’ll find well-preserved southern architecture and will have the opportunity to find out more about Birmingham’s history, including the civil rights movement. If you’re with your family then the Alabama Adventure Theme Park can be found just outside Birmingham and is a top attraction if you’re staying at Alabama vacation accommodation.

If you enjoy the great outdoors, head for the northern portion of the state from an Alabama self-catering vacation rental to find extensive woodland, rivers and mountain scenery. Lake Guntersville State Park is a popular destination, with hiking trails, a large body of water, an 18-hole championship golf course and even a beach centre.

Places to visit on holiday in Alabama, USA

For excellent beaches head to the Gulf Coast from holiday accommodation in Alabama – Gulf Shores features long stretches of gleaming white sand, and offers a strong alternative to Florida’s resorts. The Gulf State Park is the place to go if you want a day at the beach in a stunning natural setting. Meanwhile, Waterville USA is a prominent water park offering flumes for both children and grown ups.

Weather in Alabama, USA

The climate in the state around Alabama self-catering vacation accommodation is described as humid subtropical, with the warmest conditions found in southern regions. In this part of the state summer highs peak well above 30 degrees, with mild winters throughout Alabama.

Cheap flights to Alabama, USA

The main airport for Alabama self-catering vacation accommodation is Birmingham (BHM), with flight to a number of airports across the country, including Atlanta (ATL), Chicago (ORD), New York (JFK) and Philadelphia (PHL), among others. From these destinations you’ll be able to catch flights to the UK.