Welcome to Orange Beach! Our Orange Beach vacation rentals provide a spectacular view of one of the Gulf Coast’s most amazing sugar white beaches.
Orange Beach, Alabama is a small town that can be considered one of the best-kept vacation secrets in the country. It sits on the Gulf of Mexico near the eastern end of the state. It has a nice, warm climate all year around, and many people from colder climates seek out Orange Beach rentals during the winter to get away from the ice and snow. If you’re planning a get-away to Orange Beach but aren’t sure what to do once you get settled into one of our amazing Orange Beach vacation rentals, here are a few ideas.
Naturally, you’ll spend a good amount of the time exploring the amazing beaches near Orange Beach. The coastline runs 32 miles in length and includes everything you’d want from a developed beach area, including swimming, snorkeling, jet ski rentals, fishing, and more. You’ll find our Orange Beach Alabama vacation rentals right on the beach, too, so you can fall asleep to the sounds of the waters against the shore every night!
Visit the Wharf
Many of our best Orange Beach rentals are located near The Wharf, a 220-acre multi-purpose family entertainment area that has hundreds of different activities for the entire family. You’ll find a prominent Ferris wheel, a marina, a movie theater, plenty of shopping & dining options, and an amphitheater. Don’t forget to stay for the SPECTRA show, an amazing light and sound display that is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before.
Go Deep Sea Fishing from our Close-by Orange Beach Rentals
If you love fishing, you have to charter a boat and head out into the Gulf of Mexico for some deep sea fishing. Orange Beach is home to the biggest fishing fleet in the area, so charting a boat takes no time at all. You’ll be able to catch everything from tuna and marlin to red snapper and amberjack while enjoying time out on the ocean.
One place to check for chartering your fishing ship is Zeke’s Landing Marine, which is home to a wide variety of different fishing ships. After a long day at sea, you can enjoy one of several of the great restaurants at the Marina, all of which offer fresh fish.
Take a Cruise
There are a number of gorgeous sailboats and other vessels just waiting to take you out on the waters of the Gulf for a lunch like no other or an amazing view of the sunset. Whether you simply want to enjoy a few hours relaxing at sea or are celebrating a special occasion, a trip on one of these chartered ships is a great way to cap off your trip to Orange Beach. Many of the docks are located near our great Orange Beach vacation rentals, so you won’t have to travel far to catch your boat.
One fun option for the entire family is to charter a dolphin watching tour. You’ll cruise out into the Gulf in search of these beautiful creatures. The captains know exactly where to seek out schools of dolphins, plus you can sail aboard one of the glass bottomed boats to view the other sea life on your way out. Cruises leave regularly from docks located close to our Orange Beach Alabama vacation rentals
Visit the Museums
If you’re looking for an alternative to being outdoors all day, you may be interested in one of the museums located near Orange Beach. First, there’s the Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum. The museum features a number of exhibits relating to the history of the Gulf Coast and the native tribes that inhabited the area. The museum is housed in an old schoolhouse that has been carefully restored and even features many of its original furniture. A trip to the museum is a great way to add a bit of history to your trip.
Another museum located near the vacation rentals in Orange Beach AL that we have to offer is the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach. This art gallery features paintings, sculptures, and other creations by many of the finest artists in the area. Not only can you spend the day among these pieces, you can even take home a unique treasure as a memento of your trip.
Visit the Orange Beach Islands
Finally, you can leave the comfort of our lovely vacation rentals in Orange Beach AL for an exciting day exploring the Orange Beach Islands. These four islands are all quite close to each other, but in order to get there, you’ll have to charter a boat or rent a kayak or jet ski.