The Best of Gulf Shores, Alabama Blog

We've got all the details on the best of Gulf Shores, Alabama in our blog. Follow along as we feature restaurants, activities, things to do on rainy days and so much more! Looking for the best bars? We've got them! Best beachfront house rentals? We've got details on that too. We're the local area experts and we can't wait to share everything Gulf Shores with you.

gulf shores update
Well, today we're able to say more of the sustained significant damage is behind us than the day before. Our island paradise sustained major flooding, extensive power outages, structural damage, wide-range beach erosion, fallen trees, and many impassable roads. The heroic, remarkable and resilient people...Read more
hurricane sally
Whew! Stormy weather has come to Gulf Shores! Our Relax On The Beach Vacation Rentals Team wants to thank you very much for your outpouring of kind words and thoughts. We understand your concerns about your upcoming vacation. We have now been able to get...Read more
serenity on the shore
Relax on the beach for the holidays and celebrate family, friends and those you most important to you. It's been a trying year to say the least, but there's still lots to be thankful for and the holidays are just the time to share. Whether...Read more
once upon a tide
August and September are the sweet spots on the calendar for some of the best end of summer getaways. Some families are getting ready for back to school and the bigger summer crowds have come and gone. Less demand means now is a great time...Read more
summer vacation rentals
We're here to tell you summer can't be over because Relax On The Beach Vacation Rentals still has fabulous beach houses, cottages, condos and duplex units you need to experience. Our warm, sunny days and emerald green waters and white sugary beaches are just too...Read more
gulf shores vacation rentals for end-of-summer and fall getaways
This is Gulf Shores where the sun continues to shine and to welcome families to the beach long after the calendar says summer is over. Social distancing guidelines are still the norm and that's fine, too. We continue to believe that a quiet beach house...Read more
gulf shores fall getaways
Gulf Shores is your special beach paradise where summer hangs on long after the calendar says it's fall. It's such a great place the warmer temperatures hang around longer, the sun shines brighter and our coastal waves keep inviting you back for more. We've got...Read more
relax on the beach with social distancing
These days, even though we'd all like to get out and relax on the beach, we find ourselves living in a time when close communion with others is not advisable. Whether you travel solo or with family and other persons you live with, Gulf Shores...Read more
gulf shores guide to beach weddings
Getting married is a tradition most aspire to, yet some are just happier to reach this particular life goal with a much more relaxed attitude. If you prefer a more intimate affair that's also budget-friendly, a Gulf Shores beach wedding is a great choice for...Read more
best picnic beaches in gulf shores
There's no better way to spend a summer afternoon than to have a beach picnic that's picture-perfect. Pack an umbrella, food that's easy to eat and doesn't require a lot of attention, a convenient and portable little table that sticks in the sand, and a...Read more