Gulf Shores Beach Vacation Blog

baby loggerhead turtle goes to sea
If you’re planning a beach getaway this summer, the Alabama Gulf Coast is an idyllic destination for pristine beaches and abundant nature. This region is home to Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Gulf State Park , Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail , and more. The...Read more
multi generational family on the beach
A beach vacation is a perfect excuse to unwind and relish in the precious time you have with the ones you love most. Plan a Gulf Shores family vacation to the beaches of Alabama.Read more
bon secour national wildlife refuge
Gulf Shores is a great vacation destination because it's easy to find a place off the beaten path to explore and escape crowds.Read more
Looking for things to do in Gulf Shores on a rainy day? We’ve put together some of our frequent recommendations for guests who are looking for local things to do when the weather doesn’t cooperate. There seems to always be that one rainy day while...Read more
family at gulf shores memorial day weekend
Kickoff summer the right way and spend your Memorial Day Weekend in Gulf Shores! There are many things to do and special events to enjoy during the first official weekend of the summer season. Attend the local events, relax on the beach, check out the...Read more
martinique view
Updated July 9, 2020: The team at Martinique on the Gulf is working hard to follow local, national, and worldwide news and regulations to keep our guests safe and healthy during their stay. We are accepting guests with additional social distancing requirements. We're happy to...Read more
boardwalk to beach at Martinique
Martinique on the Gulf is calling your name. Nestled alongside the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge on the Fort Morgan Peninsula, Martinique is a pristine beach resort community offering 600 feet of secluded beachfront.Read more
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Birding is one of the most popular pastimes along the Alabama Gulf Coast, and you can see a wide variety of bird species all throughout the year. One of the best places to view local and migratory birds is the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge,...Read more
martinique on the gulf views
Book Direct Guest Education Day is February 5, and at Martinique on the Gulf, we are celebrating with special offers on select stays along the Alabama Coast.Read more
older couple close up on beach
Looking to get away for Valentine’s Day or a romantic weekend with your significant other? There are plenty of romantic things to do in Gulf Shores.Read more