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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.

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 May, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Gulf Shores is June with 13.25 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.06 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. Gulf Shores has 77364 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Gulf Shores can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10 per night. On average, a place to stay in Gulf Shores will cost you $186 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Gulf Shores, then you can choose from over 14858 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 40 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 6186 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Gulf Shores, you'll want to pick from 12810 places to stay that provide parking. We have 6080 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 1104 pet-friendly places to stay in Gulf Shores, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Gulf Shores accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 8 providers, including 6480 places to stay from VRBO, 4852 accommodations from Airbnb and 2220 places to stay from redawning.

27412 of our accommodations in Gulf Shores have been reviewed and rated. 28% are rated excellent or good. 30392 accommodations allow instant booking.

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