Beach holidays are a lot of fun. The quietude of the seaside is much sought after in this day and age. Thus checking out vacation rentals by the beach in Gulf Shores, Alabama becomes a necessity when you prefer staying at a homestay. Most prefer lodgings that are within walking distance to the beach. Many tourists prefer the white sandy beaches by the Gulf Shores. A strip of land by the coast, Alabamans and Floridians alike have enjoyed this side of Alabama just close to the Florida border. If you’re wondering where to stay in Gulf Shores, there are plenty of options available to you, including pet-friendly rentals and amazing beach resorts. Regardless of where you’re coming from, you must take a look at this list of best beachfront vacation rentals in Gulf Shores, AL that would provide a respite for the night or two.
This unit has been frequented by tourists for being right in the heart of the Gulf Shores. Practically within walking distance from the beach, other transients enjoyed strolling around since the shopping destinations and food joints are also just a few steps away. There are bistros and other watering holes nearby that can keep the barflies preoccupied through the night. After spending the night out trying the royal red shrimps and the oysters served in the nearby seafood restaurants (those dishes go well with a few bottles of beer), having your nightcap spent in this unit is the best way to end the day. Just make sure the parties stay outside the unit.
White Beaches in the Heart of GS!Gulf Shores, Alabama, United States
Top guest reviewsa/c was nice and cold and the hot water was nice and hot for showeringnice access with two large beds upstairsthe place was very nice and comfortable for all 4 of our gueststhe condo was clean and in a great areaeverything was incredibly clean and easy to accessthis place was a nice clean place to staybeautifully cleaned fully stocked with anything you may needthe place is very clean
Host:chris was a great hosthe was a great host an his house was perfectchris is a great host who responds quicklychris was amazing as a hostchris was always responsive to any questions concerns or issues we hadRead more reviewsgreat location close to cool hangoutseverything was perfect from condo to the locationgreat condo & excellent locationthe location is outstanding; within walking distance to everything we wanted out of our tripgreat place to stay the location is great
In Gulf Shores, places to stay on the beach are aplenty. A family-friendly unit by the Lighthouse, this is one vacation home that families staying by the Gulf Shores look forward to staying for the weekend. Credit goes to its kid-friendly amenities like indoor pools where the kids may stay while waiting for their parents before going to the beach itself. The anticipation is understandable since this unit has beachfront views. The same view can be seen from the hot tubs found right by the boardwalks that lead to the beach itself. Whether you’re killing time by the hot tub or by the indoor gym, the ocean is just within view for you to watch the sunset.
LIGHTHOUSE 317 - BEACHFRONT WITH VIEWS!Gulf Shores, Alabama, United States
Top guest reviewsthe balcony is huge and overlooks the pools and oceanthe view out the balcony was great - overlooking the pool and the beachloved how cold the air conditioner got we recommendthe pools are beautiful especially at nightthe view from the living room and master is also amazingthis was a clean well decorated condoit was clean and functionablethe unit was very clean and comfortableit was very clean and beautifully decoratedthe condo was clean and beds were very comfortable
Host:highly recommend staying here with her as a hostthe owners were great and responded to our inquiries on a very timely basisthe hot tub is always hot the staff is keeping the pools clean all the time tooRead more reviewscondo building has a great locationloved this condo and locationclose to everything and amazing oceanviewalso a great location as far as getting to restaurants and shoppingthe condo was perfect location and easy access to restaurants and attractions
This unit is just across the street from the beach itself - a good place to stay in anticipation of fun by the beach. This condo unit often serves as a starting point for everyone new to the Gulf Shores in case they want to go to the restaurants that serve delicious seafood and shopping destinations that sell trinkets and souvenirs. In case of grocery shopping, Wal Mart is just a five-minute drive away. Self check-in starts at 4 pm using a keypad. The host can easily be reached within an hour in case there are any specifications or hanging questions in need of addressing.
Across the street from the beach!Gulf Shores, Alabama, United States
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen allowed us to save on meals outexactly like the pictures; very cleangreat condo very clean and well equipped loved staying therethe place is extremely clean and just an overall cozy atmosphereeveryone was very friendly and the pool was always very clean
Host:kellie was extremely helpful and responsivefantastic experience kellie was super responsive when we had some minor hiccups with neighborsRead more reviewsgreat location everything was pretty much within walking distancebeautiful place close to everything and within walking distanceloved the location and how easy it was to walk to the beach and shoppingthis condo is in a great locationgreat location cute place great for families
This beach townhome takes pride in having three bedrooms with one of them having a full bathroom and the others having a half bathroom each. This is one unit highly recommended for individuals and families with a preference for spacious accommodations. The parking lot is where you can easily view the beach and it is accessible by foot. In fact, it just takes less than a minute to get there. Apart from the beach, you can also walk your way to the restaurants that serve seafood dishes exclusive to the Gulf Shores. Even the shopping destinations are just within a few steps away.
Spacious beach townhomeGulf Shores, Alabama, United States
Top guest reviewsit was very clean and decorated beautifullygreat house and sparkling cleanvery nice place clean spacious well maintainedit was bigger in size extremely clean comfortable and accommodatingvery clean good amenities
Host:daniel was friendly and answered any questions quicklydaniel was a great host and responded rapidlydaniel is a terrific hostthe host was quick in responding and always made sure we were okdaniel was very helpful and should be commended for his great customer response and serviceRead more reviewsawesome condo in a great locationgreat location close to the beach and close to restaurants and shopping all within walking distancegreat place in a great locationdefinitely in a great locationgreat place with a great location the condo was close to many restaurants and attractions
If you’re looking for beach houses to rent in Gulf Shores, then this listing might interest you. One big spacious unit for your family alone. Best enjoyed in the privacy of this two-story townhouse. A non-smoking vacation rental right on the beach itself, it is a unit worth staying for as many as seven nights. So when a weekend getaway gets stretched to a week-long getaway, chances are you would prefer to be in a townhouse dubbed by the owner himself as “a true low-density complex”. The beach is so close that the closest things to have for obstacles are seagulls. Otherwise, you can stroll right from the townhouse straight to the beach and the many things to do here.
Townhouse on the Beach* Not a High Rise!* Quiet family Complex * Great Location*
Top guest reviewsIt was exactly as represented in the picturesThe water was a little on the cool sideThe kitchen was a bit smallwas right there we could see the sunset every eveningit never felt crowded even in the poolThe property clean and was as statedThe accommodation was very nice and clean and comfortableEverything was clean and ready for use great easy access to the beachThough we hoped for quiet & rest the neighbors had other ideas
Host:Great communication with owner Felt like homeHe always responded to questions and email very promptlyInterior was clean and well maintained Great communication with the owner during our stay Would book againWe had a great week beautiful sand warm sunWe have rented this unit before and Mike is always great to work with The location is excellent especially with kidsRead more reviewseverything else was close byas are many nice restaurants and shopsOverall location was great too many stairs for older peopleIt really is a shame the way renters treat other people's propertyGreat complex location and a very short walk to the beach from the townhouse If you prefer townhouses to high rise condo complexes
For families who need just a respite from a long day of strolling around the beach and nearby restaurants, this is the unit worth staying for a night or two. Recently refurbished to accommodate this year’s batch of transients, this Gulf Shores vacation rental on the beach has become the unit of choice for families that simply need some peace and quiet away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Adults enjoy the panoramic view by the balcony and the tropical interiors that match the beach mood provided by the balmy weather of the Gulf Shores.
Beach Front 2 Br/2ba SLEEPS 6-8 Tropical decor close to Hangout, food & shops
Top guest reviewsAwesome view from balcony with four comfortable chairs and small tablethe beds were comfortable and the view was stunningCondo was spacious tidy cozy and very comfortableThere were extra towels and blankets as well as the necessities like paper towelsThe condo was completely furnished and the oceanfront views were unbeatableThe decorated rooms were so niceEverything was clean and well organizedThe rooms were perfect for both couplesKitchen had everything you need and more Dishwasher and washer & dryerA friend and I visited for 2 nights The condo was clean and comfortable Just as advertised
Host:Nice furnishings clean and comfortable Great hideaway condo and gorgeous beachI will definitely be back and hope to try out your other condos/cabins as wellKitchen is well maintained and has all the utensils necessary for meal preparationThe walk to the beach was about the shortest I have ever seen Sand and water were beautifulOwners answered questions right away and provided detailed information on parking fees rulesRead more reviewsand we enjoyed walking to shops from thereIt's in a convenient locationThe complex is a little olderWe have stayed nearby before and loved the locationeverything was great Walking distance to shops restaurants and the hang out
This grand four-bedroom home can easily accommodate eight guests. Enjoy the lovely view of the beach right outside the spacious living room. Whether you are staying with family or friends, this elegant home is well-equipped to make your stay more comfortable. With an HDTV and a secure Internet connection, you are free to watch your favorite shows and movies. Appreciate the proximity of this accommodation to the gorgeous beach and savor your sun time. You can also use the tub in the master bathroom before bed to enhance your luxurious vacation experience.
Luxury Beach Front Home on the Waters Edge
Top guest reviewsvery clean and well stockedthe beds are comfortable and the house is super cleanRead more reviewsit's the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful beach and spend time with family and friends
Looking for the perfect hideaway? This cozy two-bedroom condo unit can easily become your sanctuary with its panoramic view of the immaculate ocean. Wake up refreshed as the sunlight enters your bedroom through the windows. There are books you can check out if you feel like catching up on your reading while peacefully lounging on the cozy couch. Access the beach with ease and take a slow, calming walk toward the glittering water. The property also features a heated pool that you might want to take advantage of.
Escape in 2021! Sale Rates, Relaxed Cancellation, Pool, Oceanfront, VIEW!!!
Top guest reviewsheated pool fit the bill for our granddaughterthe beach was fantastic and having access to two pools was a bonus as wellthe furnishings could use some updating but it was clean and comfortableproperty was comfortable and close to the amenities of gulf shoresvery clean and nice condoit was incredibly clean and easy to get toclean comfortable & great location
Host:communications with property owner was greatkind and accommodating hostessowner was great and friendly to work with prior to arrivaleveryone was friendly and helpful and we felt safe at all timesit was a fantastic place to stay everything was what the owner said it would beRead more reviewsgreat location great weathervery close to fun activitiesperfect location for our groupgreat location and all you need from r perfect stayi am so happy to have been so close to the beach
This spacious three-bedroom penthouse unit is perfect for a family vacation. Get a breathtaking view of the beach from the balcony as you enjoy your breakfast and morning coffee. The warm and welcoming interiors will surely make guests feel at home. A large flat-screen TV is available in the living room for entertainment. Feel relaxed while taking a nice long shower in the newly renovated walk-in shower. The beach is only a few steps away, so take advantage of the opportunity and spend some time under the sun.
Awesome Views from this Beachfront Penthouse Condo on the 14th Floor!
Top guest reviewsextremely comfortable mattresses also added to our enjoyment of our staythe property was very nice beautiful roomsvery clean and comfortablethe property was clean and well stocked with needed itemswe really enjoyed our stay the condo was very clean and all of the "starter" supplies were greatRead more reviewsgreat location for dining out at local eaterieswonderful condo clean great location loved the convenience of pier 33 across the street
A condo right at the 11th floor of the Phoenix Gulf Shores building, transients have enjoyed the views from the balcony. They are worth taking a selfie for your next desktop wallpaper. So spacious, it can accommodate a family of 10 in case you have a family that big. Whether you are a large group of friends or you have extended family checking in with you, this condo vacation rental in Gulf Shores, Alabama is guaranteed to be within walking distance of the beach - the same beach you get to ogle at from the balcony. Close to the beach are the seafood-themed restaurants and souvenir shops for you to drop by and buy trinkets. Take-out food may be reheated by the microwave found in the same unit.
Beautifully Decorated 3BR at the new Phoenix Gulf Shores!!Gulf Shores, AL, US
Top guest reviewsThe kitchen is fully stocked with anything you need to cooktile floor in kitchen needed to be washed and yucky toothpaste dribble down the front of the master bathroom cabinetIt would be very cheap to do and would add to the enjoyment of the beachThe condo was nice Wonderful views from the balconyUnit was well equipped with everything you need to feel right at home/Very Clean/Great floor planThe building was also very cleanthe 3 br 3 bath was perfectThe property was clean and well maintainedI was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:We knew we hit a home run when we opened the doornice new building and heated indoor poolUpon arriving the condo is beautiful and very spaciousI was very happy with the locationI was very happy with the locationRead more reviewsThere was water droplets in several of the glasses in the cabinets Great way for bacteria to growI checked all my emails and never got any rules of the property but got a citation of breaking a rule which I was never informed ofbut I think it is importantThere is lots of security which I did likeThe condo is located close to everything
While weather around Gulf Shore is good for most of the year, check-in times around late winter and early spring are highly advisable. Not too cold. Not too warm either. And you end up spending more time by the beach because the sun is not as scorching as it is hot. Kids of all ages enjoy staying here since it is a unit found on the fourth floor of a condominium building. So getting to the beach is done in no time. It can accommodate a party of six with convertible beds ready to accommodate a couple of additional guests just in case last-minute changes occur.
Great weather before rates increase. Come see all the improvements taken place.333 W Beach Blvd #411
This is one unit that most tourists, new to the Gulf Shores discovered just before the HangOut and Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Found right on West Beach Blvd, in one of the most recognizable condo buildings in the area, it has become a landmark used by locals and transients alike when going to the souvenir shops, seafood restaurants, and shopping destinations. Booking a night or two here outside the peak season of the aforementioned festival is a breeze. This means you get more time to stroll around and try the other restaurants that you may have missed from the first time you attended the shrimp festival. The best dinners include baked oysters topped with cream and Parmesan cheese.
Perfect Gulf Shores location for a 2 bedroom 2 bath beachfront unit sleeps 5407 West Beach Blvd Island Winds West
Rediscover the beach by the Gulf Shores
Think of all the things that you can do the moment you have booked yourself a weekend by the Gulf Shores. If you have read about the oysters, shrimps and other seafood-based dishes that have become exclusive by default here, now is the good time to confirm with your taste buds the hype surrounding the cuisine that made the Gulf Shores the culinary destination that it is. If you don’t know where to stay, there are cozy beachfront condos and pet-friendly hotels available to you. So book the soonest time possible while the units are still available.
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