Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Orange Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Orange Beach. Revered for its seafood restaurants, dolphin watching and fishing, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. Pensacola Naval Air Station and Fort Barrancas are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Orange Beach

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Orange Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Adventure Island (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Arena The Next Level (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Gulf State Park Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Gulf Adventure Center at Gulf State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Craft Farms Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Waterville USA (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Orange Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Orange Beach

Travellers love Orange Beach for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Orange Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulf State Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Gulf Shores Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Perdido Key State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Big Lagoon State Park (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Johnson Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Orange Beach

Fly into Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.4 mi (44 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Mobile, AL (MOB-Mobile Regional), which is 48.4 mi (77.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Orange Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,247 holiday lettings around Orange Beach. From 8,889 flats & apartments to 1,093 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beachfront property in Orange Beach?

If you're a pushover for ocean horizons and the rhythmic lapping of waves, you're in luck! HomeAway has 5,971 holiday homes by the beach for you to choose from. Want to try a different setting? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our options here include:

  • 5,466 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 4,691 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 4,666 oceanfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Orange Beach?

A condo is a great option if you're the kind of person who likes plenty of room to move. With all the conveniences of home, it'll offer the perfect chill-out zone after a tiring day of sightseeing. In this destination, HomeAway has 8,439 to choose from. Book right now and you could spend as little as £37 a night. If that doesn't suit your posse's style, we've got a number of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • House: 898 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Townhome: 118 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £92 per night.
  • Cottage: 53 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.

Can I stay in Orange Beach in a large group?

Getting together with your favourite people can be a lot of fun, particularly when you're staying under the same roof somewhere entirely new! If you'll be visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help you. The top choice for large groups here are condo holiday rentals, and there are 3,056 currently listed. The lodging options that can provide for large groups around here include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we offer 3,217 properties just right for that size. Stay a night for as little as £66.
  • If you have 8 in your party, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 2,513 rental properties that are suitable. You can book one for as little as £99 a night.
  • Trying to find properties for rent to suit 10 people? You'll be thrilled to know we have 1,271 that'll be ideal. You can bag one for as little as £84 per night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring your aunt, your grandpa and all your buddies to Orange Beach.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Orange Beach?

HomeAway is here to help you enjoy quality time with your closest friends and family. With a fantastic range of value-packed holiday rentals, it won't be tricky to find a fabulous pad that keeps you all under one roof. Homes, Fish Camp is a fantastic area to investigate if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 18 holiday rentals, and the average price is an agreeable £87 per night. Another 872 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around Homes, Single Family. With an average price of £111 a night, you're sure to grab a deal worth telling your friends about.

Explore destinations around Orange Beach

Gulf Shores
12,543 holiday rentals
Pensacola Beach
3,124 holiday rentals
2,367 holiday rentals
10,848 holiday rentals
133 holiday rentals
Gulf Breeze
4,054 holiday rentals
940 holiday rentals
1,647 holiday rentals
195 holiday rentals
3,045 holiday rentals
Magnolia Springs
10,322 holiday rentals
Bon Secour
11,821 holiday rentals
10,319 holiday rentals
Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park
3,245 holiday rentals
91 holiday rentals
130 holiday rentals
63 holiday rentals
287 holiday rentals
30 holiday rentals
52 holiday rentals