9 Best Airbnb and vrbo Gulf Shores Vacation Rentals For Families

The town of Gulf Shores, Alabama is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a relaxing beach getaway. Whether you choose to spend every day laying on the beautiful beaches or get out and about to explore the state park and many other things to do in the area with the people that matter, you’re sure to enjoy your time in this laid-back and relaxing place. This is especially true if you spend your vacation in an Airbnb or VRBO. Gulf Shores is an awesome place to visit!

Airbnb Gulf Shores House

Some really great condos and houses are available to rent in this area. In fact, choosing just one to enjoy during your getaway can be difficult. Luckily, we’re here to share our favorites with you perfect for your trip. Find a rental at one of these great options!

Quick Breakdown of Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Rentals

In this article, we’ve listed 9 of the very best Airbnb and VRBO rentals in Gulf Shores for families. We loved each and every one of these homes and picked them because they all have something special to offer. That said, there are a few Vacation Rentals and Airbnb Gulf Shores that we feel deserve special recognition. 

These include the following:

The Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays

Phoenix Gulf Shores

Shows a kid going down a water slide with the beach in the background at Phoenix Gulf Shores, Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

With 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and a covered parking area for 2 cars. Phoenix Gulf Shores is perfect for large families or even multiple families looking to get away together. The condo has many amenities for hanging outside including an outdoor pool with a slide, a heated indoor pool, a fitness center, hot tubs, and a tennis court. With marina access, this condo is perfect for your vacation.

  • Number of guests: 14
  • Price: average $314
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach

Book Phoenix Gulf Shores now!

Luna-Seas

The living space at Luna Seas in Gulf Shores,Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Need space for everyone in your family to spread out? With 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, and dining seating for 10, Luna-Seas is a great option to stay for larger families. Enjoy the open floor concept and the gorgeous views of the Gulf coast! This family friendly home is within walking distance of the beach!

  • Number of guests: 12
  • Price: average $375
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: No
  • Pool: No
  • Hot tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, restaurants, groceries

Book Luna-Seas now!

Island Royale

The view from the deck at Island Royale, Gulf Shores,Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Completely remodeled, this beachfront condo offers beautiful views as well as the modern conveniences of home. With two master suites with king sized beds and a bunkroom for the kids, Island Royale is a great option for a family or two couples traveling together! Includes access to a heated indoor/outdoor pool, two hot tubs, sauna, workout room, library, and more!

  • Number of guests: 12
  • Price: average $250
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Pet Friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach

Book the Island Royale condo now!

The Pelican

The deck and view of the house at The Pelican, Gulf Shores, Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

The Pelican is located in Little Lagoon and offers 4 bedrooms with 3.5 bathrooms. This house has covered parking and a wrap-around porch on the second level with great views. There is a pass bridge for easy access to the white sands beach so you don’t have to worry about little ones crossing the road. You can bring up to 2 pets for an extra fee as well.

  • Number of guests: 12
  • Price: starting at $275
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: Yes
  • Pool: No
  • Hot tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, golf course, water park

Book The Pelican now!

Waterdance

Water Dance Condo in Gulf Shores, best Gulf Shores Vacation Rentals for Families

Granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a comfortable living room, and free wi-fi make this condo a great home away from home! Waterdance offers access to an outdoor infinity pool, an indoor pool, a sauna, and more! You’ll find plenty to keep you busy or enjoy the beautiful, peaceful view of the Gulf from your balcony.

  • Number of guests: 8
  • Price: average $190
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, restaurants

Book the Waterdance condo now!

50 Shades of Blue

50 Shades of Blue, Gulf Shores, the pool and exterior view of both decks Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Brand new salt water pool added January 2021! Take a dip in the private pool or walk across the street to access the beach. Relax on the front porch and listen to the crashing waves. With 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, 50 Shades of Blue is a great option for families! This amazing VRBO in Gulf Shores, Alabama is a great home base to plan a fun day for your family vacation.

  • Number of guests: 6
  • Price: average $291
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, restaurants 

Book 50 Shades of Blue now!

Bonnie Dune

Bonne Dune, Gulf Shores Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Situated directly on Little Lagoon, Bonnie Dune is a great VRBO in Gulf Shores, AL. This is the home for water enthusiasts! Take your kayak out on the water or take a short walk to the beach. Enjoy the convenience of your own private dock! There is also a fenced-in yard, which is great for younger children, family, and even pets!

  • Number of guests: 8
  • Price: average $280
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: Yes
  • Pool: No
  • Hot tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, restaurants

Book Bonnie Dune now!

Seas the Day

Seas the Day living room Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Attention to detail is what makes this cute beach-themed home stand out from the rest. A stocked coffee bar, complimentary toiletries, games, and books all help ensure every guest feels right at home at this Airbnb rental. Of course, the great location with a beach view doesn’t hurt anything either!

  • Number of guests: 14
  • Price: starting at $310
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: No
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, Gulf Shores restaurants

Book the Seas the Day now!

Seawind

Picture of the outdoor pool at Seawind, Best Gulf Shores Airbnb and VRBO Stays.

Amazing amenities such as an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a hot tub, a splash pad, a sauna, and beachside grills make this one of the best condos in Gulf Shores. Absolutely stunning inside, Seawind offers all new furnishings after a complete update by the owner! The corner location is gulf front and also offers lots of natural sunlight!

  • Number of guests: 10
  • Price: average $138
  • Location: Gulf Shores, AL
  • Dog-friendly: No
  • Pool: Yes
  • Hot tub: Yes
  • Things to walk to in the area: The beach, restaurants

Book the Seawind condo now!

Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are filled with amazing things to do with your family and nice public beaches to pick from! If you like the gulf coast be sure to check out Destin, Florida as well or our Florida road trip post for more fun places to visit in Florida.

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