Fort Morgan

Plan Your Vacation to Fort Morgan, Alabama

Fort Morgan sits along the Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico along the Coast of Alabama

Located along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico, Fort Morgan is an increasingly popular destination with uncrowded beaches, historic sites, fishing, golfing, and more. Time slows down a bit in Fort Morgan, where you can enjoy the simple moments with the ones you love most. Dig your toes into the sugar sand beaches of Fort Morgan and experience the Alabama Gulf Coast from this iconic location.


Fort Morgan is a family-friendly destination with tons to do for all ages. You're just west of Gulf Shores and the abundant attractions, dining options, and things to do, but far enough from the activity to feel secluded. Whether you're looking to explore the deep-rooted history of the Alabama Gulf Coast, or you're ready to just relax at the beach, you'll find something here to meet your every vacation need. 

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Fort Morgan Beaches

The beaches of Fort Morgan are among the best-kept secret along the Alabama Gulf Coast. You'll find quiet stretches of sugar sand beaches with calm, warm waters. There are three public access points to the beaches if you're not staying in a beachfront rental, and one of the access points is at the Fort Morgan State Historic Site. Dogs are welcome on the beaches of Fort Morgan, but just be sure to keep them close, bring extra water, and pick up after them. 

Fort Morgan Historic Site

Fort Morgan State Historic Site

The Fort Morgan Historic Site is one of the most popular attractions in Fort Morgan. Listed as one of Alabama's National Historic Landmarks, Fort Morgan Historic Site was built in 1834 and designed by French engineer Simon Bernard. The fort also features a beach, nature areas, boat launch, picnic areas, and more. 

Top Things to do in and Around Fort Morgan

  • Catch a sunset from the beach over the Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico
  • Learn how to build an epic sandcastle with Sand Castle University
  • Take the Mobile Bay Ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island for the Gulf Coast's "Most Scenic Drive"
  • Dine at Tacky Jacks Fort Morgan for a laid-back seafood meal with views of the Gulf
  • Learn about aquatic life at The Estuarium at Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Book Fort Morgan Vacation Rentals with Relax on the Beach

Ready to book your stay along the Gulf Coast of Alabama? Our Fort Morgan vacation rentals offer the perfect home base for exploring this region. Relax on the Beach offers a wide variety of accommodations and amenities, including homes with pools, pet friendly rentals, beachfront properties, and more. 

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