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Gulf Shores Condos & Vacation Rentals

Gulf Shores Travel Guide

Sitting on Alabama's Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores is fast becoming a popular vacation destination.

Things to Do in Gulf Shores

Golf, nature trails and water sports are some of the area's fun activities, all of which take place with the backdrop of white-sand beaches. Gulf Shores is ideal for family vacations. It's bursting with day excursions and child-friendly venues. Animal-lovers should head to the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge where threatened and endangered species are protected in the Alabama habitat. Or, head to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo for close-up views of over 500 animals. The Gulf State Park is beautiful for bike rides, pier fishing and zip lining above dunes, while history-buffs can brush up on their knowledge at the Fort Morgan State Historic Site, located at the end of the Fort Morgan Peninsula.

Best Time to Visit Gulf Shores

The city is popular with travelers from June until the end of August, especially for holiday weekends, with temperatures sitting comfortably in the mid-70's.

Condos in Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are nestled along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. Vacation rentals in Gulf Shores are a popular, with a large selection of house rentals and condos available. On a visit to Gulf Shores beach, expect sugar-white sand beaches and crystal clear waters, as well as tons of activities. Take a boat ride to see dolphins jumping out of the waves, explore the historical Fort Morgan, visit to the beautiful Gulf State Park -- the possibilities are endless in Gulf Shore Al. Why not try your luck on the fishing pier or sample the cuisine at some of the many seafood restaurants along the beautiful gulf too?

A great way to spend time with family and friends is to get a Gulf Shores condo rental. Rentals offer plenty of space to enjoy the surroundings, with beach houses to suit to every budget. Gulf Shores condos come in all shapes and sizes, so no matter your preferences, you'll be sure to find the perfect vacation rental.

Price and Availability Index in Gulf Shores

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Gulf Shores is in July, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Gulf Shores is in the high season in July. Gulf Shores has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Gulf Shores tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Gulf Shores tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Gulf Shores

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Gulf Shores. The hottest month in Gulf Shores is April, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 20 ˚F. The wettest month in Gulf Shores is July with 9.71 inches of rain, while the driest month is March with 0.7 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Gulf Shores

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate VRBO, Airbnb, redawning and more. AllTheRooms has 20,355 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Gulf Shores, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Gulf Shores can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $190 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Gulf Shores, then you can choose from over 7,378 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 24 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 3,080 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Gulf Shores by car, be sure to choose from 6,395 accommodations that provide parking. 3,075 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 545 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Gulf Shores AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 8 providers, including 3,134 places to stay from VRBO, 1,110 accommodations from Airbnb and 1,110 places to stay from redawning.

6,836 of our accommodations in Gulf Shores have been reviewed and rated. 27% are rated excellent or good. 7,462 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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