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From the tree-crested mountaintops, waterfalls and lakes in the northern reaches of the state to the white sand beaches, historic forts and phenomenal golf courses on the Gulf Coast, you have a variety of vacation experiences awaiting you. To enhance your visit, consider a spacious, amenity-rich vacation rental instead of a cramped, sterile hotel room. Whether you select a large, airy beach home on the Gulf Coast, a cozy cabin in a mountain setting or an ultra-modern condominium with a great view, you’ll relish the comfort and value elements of a vacation rental. We have all kinds of choices to fit all types of budgets.
If you head for the hills in the state you’ll end up in the northern sector where the inspiring mountains and attractions like the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, the Blue & Gray Museum in Decatur and the Ave Maria Grotto in Cullman represent the diversity of experiences available in the area. In the middle of the state you’ll find Birmingham, an urban center with great attractions and museums, and Tuscaloosa, the quintessential college town and home to the University of Alabama. For beach lovers, sandy destinations like Dauphin Island near Mobile, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach offer beautiful beaches, superb golf, fantastic seafood restaurants and heaping helpings of Southern hospitality. For those who love to chase the white dimpled ball, Alabama offers one of the best golf values anywhere. The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, a collection of 468 holes at 11 different sites across the state, features top-notch, championship style courses at affordable rates.
Alabama vacation rentals for families
If you’re traveling with kids, the state is a terrific destination with a great variety of water parks and amusement parks such as Magic City USA Theme Park and Splash Beach Water Park near Birmingham, Adventure Island in Orange Beach and Waterville U.S.A. in Gulf Shores. A hotel room can fill up rapidly with the necessary gear for a successful journey and a spacious vacation rental will give you ample storage space and room to spread out and relax following a long day of activities. A fully equipped kitchen in a vacation rental will also help you save money by avoiding pricey restaurants. You can prepare everything from a snack platter of fully loaded nachos to a 5-course gourmet meal in you kitchen stocked with full utensils and appliances.
Saving money on Alabama vacation rentals
No matter what part of the state you choose to visit, we have a lengthy list of vacation rental properties in all price ranges. There are discounts and deals available on all types of properties from luxury to budget.