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Start Planning Your Winter Escape to Alabama

October 2022

Every year, countless travelers look for ways to escape the cold and snow that plague their hometowns. If you’re starting to look for your winter vacation destination, consider visiting the Alabama Gulf Coast. With vacation rentals in three of the most popular towns, there’s no better company to rent through than Beachball Properties. Whether you’re planning a getaway with family or friends, you’ll have plenty of adventures to go on during your winter vacation.

A Checklist of 7 Things to Do in the Gulf Coast This Winter

During the winter months, temperatures along the Gulf Coast remain pleasant and mild. These conditions mean you can still enjoy several of your favorite outdoor activities without having to bundle up. You can also check out top attractions without dealing with the summer crowds.

  1. Enjoy some family competition at The Track. This family fun park has everything from six go-kart tracks to mini golf and an arcade. 

  2. Get an up-close look at the animals that call the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo home. With over 100 species and 22 endangered species, there is no shortage of things to see.

  3. Explore some incredible hiking trails throughout the area, including the Gopher Tortise Trail or the Fort Morgan Road Trail.

  4. Head out on the open seas to do a bit of fishing. Local charters like Cold Mil Fishing and Gulf Rebel Charters offer excursions all year.

  5. Make a friendly wager to see who comes out on top at a local golf course, including the Orange Beach Golf Center or Peninsula Golf and Racquet Club

  6. Check the calendar of holiday events to see if any are taking place during your visit.

  7. See what area attractions like Fort Morgan Historic Site or The Wharf are like without having to push your way through large crowds.


Winter is also a great time to visit one of the countless sandy beaches that line the coast. 

Reserve Your Dream Winter Vacation Rental Today

It’s never too early to start planning your winter getaway to the sunshine Alabama Gulf Coast. No matter your group size, Beachball Properties has the perfect vacation rental for you. With vacation rentals in Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, our properties are found near the best things to do in this region.

Our inventory includes private homes, condos, and duplexes with all the comforts of home and incredible amenities that’ll enhance any stay. Our team is here to help you enjoy a hassle-free and fun stay. To speak with a team member about booking your stay, email us at reservations@beachballproperites or call 251-968-8896 today.