Get a Jump Start on Fall Vacation Planning at Martinique on the Gulf

We know it's only April but we're already thinking about the beautiful and calm days of the fall season in Gulf Shores, Alabama. September in Gulf Shores marks the start of a quieter season for travelers and locals alike, but there is still tons to do. 

By September, the temperatures start to dip just below the 90s and the chance of rain gets a bit lower. The Gulf of Mexico is warm and the beaches aren't nearly as busy, making it the perfect time to visit!  

Gulf Shores Events & Holidays This Fall

This year, Labor Day is Monday, September 6, 2021. While Labor Day signifies the end of the summer for some, we've still got months of warm weather perfect for days at the beach. 

The 2021 Brett Robinson Alabama Coastal Triathlon takes place Saturday, September 11 in Gulf Shores. Featuring Olympic and Sprint races, this triathlon is a scenic route along the Gulf Coast of Alabama. Martinique on the Gulf offers comfortable accommodations for athletes and families cheering on their loved ones.

View Local and Migratory Birds Along the Coast

Fall offers a unique opportunity to view local and migratory birds in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, as birds are beginning to make their way further south for the winter. Martinique on the Gulf is a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts due to its neighbor, Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. This park sits right next to Martinique and you don't even have to get in your car to visit it. 

Read Our Guide to Birdwatching in Gulf Shores

Taste Your Way Through Gulf Shores Restaurants

Fall is a great time to visit all of the great restaurants in Gulf Shores and nearby Orange Beach because wait times tend to be much shorter this time of the year compared with the summer. Enjoy casual beachfront dining and both local restaurants and familiar chains where you can find all types of cuisine. Here are a few of our favorite restaurants to add to your list:

Make Gulf Shores Your Fall Road Trip Destination

Martinique on the Gulf is ideally located along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico, making it a perfect spot for road trips to the beach. Situated along the Alabama Coast, Martinique on the Gulf is easily accessible even for travelers coming from northern states. 

Our Tips For Planning a Road Trip to Martinique on the Gulf

Save Your Spot at Martinique on the Gulf for Fall 2021

Martinique on the Gulf is the perfect homebase for your fall vacation. The property boasts 55 acres of lush, tropical foliage and access to the beautiful beaches of Gulf Shores just a few steps from your door. Contact us today for help finding the perfect accommodations or book your stay on our secure, 24/7 online reservation system.

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