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Beautiful Beachfront Bliss in Gulf Shores!
Great for beach vacations
4.9/5Exceptional! (142 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, outdoor pool, waterpark
Hurricane Sally happened. Will not book condo in advance, since the weather controls the vacation.

"I would rent this property again. I still haven't received the refundable cleaning deposit. We arrived Sunday evening and left Tuesday morning due to the hurricane."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Beautiful Beachfront Bliss in Gulf Shores!
Downtown Beachside Condo with a View, Pool & Grill & Renovated Bathrooms!
Great for beach vacations
4.8/5Exceptional! (100 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, waterpark
The Perfect Weekend!

"Rick was great at answering all my questions and concerns! The house cleaner responded promptly and was accommodating! The condo is was perfect for my family! Staff around the property were nice and friendly!! We truly enjoyed ourselves! We hope to return soon❣️"…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Downtown Beachside Condo with a View, Pool & Grill & Renovated Bathrooms!
CONDEAUX on the Beach II ~ Beautiful White Sandy Beaches!
4.8/5Exceptional! (129 reviews)

"Beautiful facility. Owner responsive and helpful. Greatly enjoyed it."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

CONDEAUX on the Beach II ~ Beautiful White Sandy Beaches!
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Best Ocean View in all of Orange Beach!
Great for beach vacations
4.8/5Exceptional! (132 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool, waterpark
Great!

"Everything we could ask for our yearly friends trip to the beach."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Best Ocean View in all of Orange Beach!
Million Dollar View From Your Balcony!
4.7/5Exceptional! (132 reviews)
Beach trip

"The location was very close to the beach and just right for me and wife. Unfortunately we had an uninvited guest named Hurricane Delta and was forced by the Governor to leave early. We will book again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Million Dollar View From Your Balcony!
Perdido Beach Resort
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
27200 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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4.7/5Exceptional! (1,444 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Live piano music at night was great. Staff very friendly. Wish they had programs for kids."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Perdido Beach Resort
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Orange Beach
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
4673 Wharf Parkway West, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $109 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.6/5Wonderful! (550 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Staying at The Wharf was a Great experience...we will be back!!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Orange Beach
Best Western Premier The Tides
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
26032 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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4.6/5Wonderful! (1,020 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Parking was a little tight, but the room was very clean and staff was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Best Western Premier The Tides
Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
2.5 out of 5
1701 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL
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The price is $95 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
4.5/5Wonderful! (512 reviews)

"Very clean, close to the beach, comfy bed, and really nice size bathroom and shower!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2021

Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Orange Beach
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
3111 Loop Rd, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $96 per night from Feb 15 to Feb 16
4.4/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Overall it was ok. What I didn’t like was the clogged sink/slow sink drainage and loose shower handle. Also at the gym there were no towels or wipes to wipe down the equipment after using."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Orange Beach
Palm Beach Resort Orange Beach a Ramada by Wyndham
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
22984 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL
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4.4/5Wonderful! (228 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Had a great stay here. Because of Covid we never met the staff in person but they were as sweet as pie on the phone. Explained the check in process flawlessly and provided the requested accommodations. The beach, pool, and parking lot are all on the property and every basic need you could want (supermarkets, ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Palm Beach Resort Orange Beach a Ramada by Wyndham
Island House Hotel Orange Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
26650 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $199 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
4.4/5Excellent! (989 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"We enjoyed the hotel and the view from the room. There was not a bad thing we could say."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2020

Island House Hotel Orange Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton
Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach/Gulf Front
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
25518 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $109 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
4.4/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Seemed like a good location. Staff was friendly. Breakfast was ok and crowded and slow."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach/Gulf Front
Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
24700 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $87 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The staff was amazing. Very accommodating. The pool was awesome"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
23092 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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The price is $89 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.1/5Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great location, friendly staff, clean property. Had a great stay."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach
Sleep Inn On The Beach
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
25400 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL
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4/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great service, rooms were in nice shape and easy access to the beach. Breakfast was grab and go due to Covid but there was plenty of options."…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2020

Sleep Inn On The Beach
Best Western On The Beach
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
337 E Beach Boulevard, Gulf Shores, AL
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4/5Very Good! (996 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Good place to stay. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Best Western On The Beach
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores
2.5 out of 5
3600 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL
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The price is $78 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
3.7/5Good! (993 reviews)

"Smelled very clean, very friendly and room was clean and nice space. Front desk was very nice, all the staff had on a mask, even while cleaning."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores
Cornerstone Lodge of Foley
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
126 County Road 20 West, Foley, AL
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3.7/5Good! (568 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The property was clean and nice. The room did not have pots/pans or any type of place. Since the room had a kitchen I wasn’t expecting not to have any of that. Wish that was stated in the description. But other than that the facility was great !"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Cornerstone Lodge of Foley
Beachside Resort Hotel
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
610 W Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL
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The price is $61 per night from Feb 15 to Feb 16
3.3/5 (993 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Hurricane flooded main floor so wi-fi and TV services were unavailable. Room was clean and looked recently remodeled. Comfortable stay. Nice pool and ample parking across from beach."…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

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Known for its beaches and live music, Gulf Shores offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. With 462 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this relaxing destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.

As you look for a place to stay near the water in Gulf Shores, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveler reviews.

Island House Hotel Orange Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton - 3.5 hotel a private beach. It features an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests love the beach and breakfast.

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Orange Beach - 2.5 resort near the beach. Our travelers recommend its central location and overall value. This resort boasts an outdoor pool, hot/cold buffet, and a spa tub.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Orange Beach - 3 hotel. It offers an outdoor pool, hot/cold buffet, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Guest reviews highlight the beach and breakfast.

Best Western Premier The Tides - 3 hotel on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, full, and a spa tub. Guests love the breakfast and shopping.

Beachside Resort Hotel - 2 hotel, 3-minute walk from Gulf Shores Beach. Our travelers recommend its walkability and shopping. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, daily, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Planning Your Trip to Gulf Shores

If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 42°F
  • Driest months: May, November, October, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.15 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, March, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.22 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Gulf Shores

After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. Experience the area's live music and festivals, and make time for local attractions like Waterville USA and Gulf Shores Beach. Other things to see and do in the area are Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and Zooland Mini Golf. Visitors also enjoy Gulf Shores for its:
  • Beaches
  • Theater
  • Sports
  • Seafood
  • Golfing
  • Shopping

Getting Around Gulf Shores

The closest major airport is in Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), located 33.4 mi (53.8 km) from the city center. If you'd like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

What is Gulf Shores like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and live music, Gulf Shores offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Gulf Shores?
Best Western Premier The Tides is a top 3-star beachfront hotel with an outdoor pool and a poolside bar, and it’s located close to Romar Beach. Other good choices for your beach trip include Perdido Beach Resort and Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach/Gulf Front.
How many beach hotels will I be able to find in Gulf Shores?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 390 hotels in Gulf Shores for your beachside break.
When's the best time for a beach vacation in Gulf Shores?
Plan your trip to the beach with a look at year-round temperatures in Gulf Shores: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 80°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 54°F. Average annual precipitation for Gulf Shores is 66 inches.
What is there to see and do around Gulf Shores?
After arriving and checking into your hotel, you’ll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you can’t wait to check out the beaches, head to Perdido Key Beach or Gulf Shores Public Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area’s live music and festivals, and make time for local attractions like Gulf Shores Beach and The Wharf. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Fort Morgan or Waterville USA.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Gulf Shores?
This travel information can help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Gulf Shores with ease. To get to Gulf Shores, you can fly into Pensacola Intl. Airport (PNS), the closest major airport, which is located 33.4 mi (53.8 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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