Spotlight on: Orange Beach, Alabama

As most of us remain stuck in Winter’s cold, it’s easy to start imagining warmer weather and beach vacations. Today we’re taking a second to set our sights on summer and day dream about vacationing in Orange Beach, Alabama!

Just minutes away from the popular Gulf Shores are the quiet, white sand beaches of Orange Beach, Alabama. And while Orange Beach may not be as well known, that doesn’t make it any less beautiful. The area is known for offering its visitors an abundance of water sports, emerald waters, and some great off shore activities too – like golf, shopping, and dining. So, whether you’re planning to relax on the beach, enjoy some deep-sea fishing, or play a round at some of Alabama’s best golf courses, there’s always something for everyone in Orange Beach!

The endless amount of activities (both on and off the water) have been continually growing along with the area’s popularity and we want to share some of our favorites with you!

When you travel to Orange Beach, be sure to pack your bathing suit – our favorite outdoor activities are going to lead you to the water! Get your adrenaline pumping at  Jet Boat Orange Beach, Orange Beach Parasailing or Jetskiing and Waterskiing. Looking for something a little more relaxing? We’ve got recommendations on that too. Coastal Kayaking Adventures, Orange Beach Sailing Charters and Sunset Cruises, and The Fun Boat Dolphin Cruises offer great, low key ways to enjoy this spectacular vacation destination!

If you’re looking to enjoy some time off the water, Orange Beach is home to an abundance of local shopping. Scattered throughout the town, you’ll find The Wharf at Orange Beach, Harmony Creek Farm, Sea Oat Studio and more!

In Orange Beach you’ll also find an array of unique cuisine. From great beach bars to fresh local seafood, there’s options for every palate! We recommend to not miss out on dining at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, Brick & Spoon and City Donut.

Ready to turn your daydreaming into a reality? You’re going to need a place to stay and we got just the places in mind!

The Shores at Orange Beach and Palm Beach Resort are both located on Alabama’s shoreline and boast gorgeous oceanfront views. At the Shores you’ll find studio and two-bedroom accommodations that feature either a kitchenette or a full kitchen and a spacious living area. An abundance of amenities are available to guests – enjoy indoor and outdoor pools, beach access, a state of the art fitness center and more! The Palm Beach Resort features one, two and three-bedroom accommodations. Each unit has either a full or partial kitchen and a large living area – perfect for the whole family. Guests have access to onsite beach access, a heated outdoor pool, and a fitness center.