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While Orange Beach, Alabama is not as well known as some of the other beach towns on the Gulf Coast, it is definitely not to be missed. This spectacular coastal area has incredible white sand beaches and plenty of water sports, making it the perfect destination for a beach vacation. However, there is much more to do here than just sunbathe on the beach. Visitors can thrill on the roller coaster at Islands of Adventure, pump up their social media at Cool Shot Selfie Museum, or tee off on the greens at Orange Beach Golf Center.
When planning a vacation, you want to ensure yourself accommodation of the highest standard. This can be a tedious task as there are so many rental companies available online that it can take a long time to find the perfect one. At Road Affair, we're here to make things easy! We've compiled a list of the best Airbnb deals in Orange Beach, AL, so you can spend more time packing and less time planning. To make sure you get the best, we make sure all listings are hosted by Airbnb superhosts. For new Airbnb users, Superhosts are rental hosts with a proven track record of providing excellent customer service and hospitality.
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beach apartment with pool
If you're looking for an oceanfront condo in Orange Beach, this amazing two-bedroom Airbnb listing is for you.
Guests have access to the hotel's facilities, including a shared pool, hot tub, sauna, and gym. The condo is located on the beach, a 2-minute drive from the Gulf State Park Pier.
Inside, the home has a modern beach theme, with pale blue walls, nautical-style decor, and stylish furnishings. In the living room, guests can relax and watch a game or watch a movie on a Smart TV with Direct TV. The well-appointed kitchen has a lovely breakfast bar and all the cooking utensils you need, including a chef's knife and toaster. After a day of swimming in the sun, guests can relax on the balcony with a bottle of wine and watch the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico.
The master bedroom has a luxurious king-size bed, Smart TV and a walk-in closet with plenty of storage space. The master bathroom has a beautiful jetted tub, walk-in shower, and double vanity. The kids will love the second bedroom, which has a set of bunk beds and a smart TV.
Stylish apartment near Adventure Islands
Walk to Adventure Island from this fantastic two-bedroom Orange Beach condo for rent.
Inside, the mansion features modern furnishings, stylish blue accents, and gorgeous ocean views. In the master bedroom, guests can fall asleep to the sound of the ocean or watch a movie on TV in a comfortable king-size bed. The second bedroom has two single beds, a large dresser and a television. There is also a utility room with a washer and dryer, perfect for washing your beach clothes.
In the living room, guests can relax on a large sofa bed, read a book or watch TV. The fully equipped kitchen has stainless steel appliances, a breakfast bar, and a dining table for six. In the morning, guests can make a cup of coffee and then head out to the balcony for coffee al fresco.
Guests at this Orange Beach Airbnb have access to a shared indoor pool, outdoor pool, and barbecue area. Guests also receive a free parking card at the property. Islands of Adventure and Fat Papa's Arcade are a 10-minute walk away.
study at sunset
This beautiful Orange Beach beach rental is ideal for couples or solo travelers who want to stay right on the beach and still have access to hotel amenities.
Guests can relax in one of the four on-site pools or open the doors and walk directly to the beach for a dip in the ocean. The hotel offers paid parking and there is a lovely seafood market across the street. Rosemary Dunes Trailhead The Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trailhead is less than a 5-minute walk from the hotel.
Inside, the studio has a modern beachy vibe with wooden furniture, blue accents, and contemporary decor. The fully equipped kitchen has plenty of counter space for guests to prepare their meals, and the host, John, provides a complimentary bottle of wine. Guests can dine at the breakfast bar or on the balcony overlooking the beach.
The bedroom/living room sleeps four with a plush queen-size bed and sleeper sofa. Guests can relax and watch a movie on the flat-screen TV, or close the curtains and take an afternoon nap.
Spacious apartment next to the beach
This bright oceanfront Airbnb two-bedroom apartment in Orange Beach is another great rental.
The houses are designed in a contemporary style with large windows, views of the beach, and floor-to-ceiling mirrors that make the spaces feel larger than they are. In the living room, guests can spend a movie night sprawled out on a foldout chair or snuggle up on a foldout sofa. The well-appointed kitchen features beautiful wood cabinets and granite countertops, as well as stainless steel appliances, a breakfast bar, and a four-person dining table. In the evening, guests can enjoy the sunset while having a cocktail on the balcony.
The master bedroom has a luxurious king-size bed, blackout drapes, and a TV. The second bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe and TV. Both bedrooms have baths with light-filled vanities, perfect for getting ready for a night on the town. Guests planning a longer stay will be pleased to know that the apartment also has a washer and dryer.
This Airbnb listing in Orange Beach is located right on the beach, within walking distance of many restaurants and bars. Guests also have access to free on-site parking.
Modern apartment by the beach
If you're looking for an oceanfront Orange Beach condo that sleeps 6 with hotel-like amenities, then Airbnb is for you.
Inside, the home has a clean, modern look with white furnishings, beach-style décor, and plenty of natural light. In the master bedroom, guests can draw the curtains and snuggle up in the comfortable king-size bed for a good night's sleep. The master bathroom features a luxurious glass-enclosed shower and a light-filled vanity. In the second bedroom there is a double bed, a television and a chest of drawers. There is also a washer and dryer in the apartment.
In the living room, guests can relax with a book on the sofa bed or watch their favorite shows on the Smart TV. The well-appointed kitchen features elegant quartz waterfalls, a dishwasher, and a breakfast bar. Guests can watch dolphins swim by while sipping their morning coffee at a table for four or on the balcony.
This Airbnb in Orange Beach offers access to a shared pool, hot tub and barbecue facilities. Paid parking is also available.
Modern and bright apartment
This bright and spacious Orange Beach apartment for rent is ideal for a family or group of up to four people.
This Airbnb in Orange Beach could use a fantastic pirate-themed playground and water park. There is also a large swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, squash courts, basketball court and gym.
Inside, the home has a clean, modern look with lots of natural light, blue accents, and ocean-themed decor. In the living room, guests can enjoy stunning ocean views from one of many seating options, including a queen-size sleeper sofa. The well-appointed kitchen features stunning granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a breakfast bar. Guests can relax on the balcony, sunbathe on a lounger or enjoy their morning coffee.
The main bedroom has a queen size bed, a television and a closet for luggage and clothes. The bathroom has a bathtub with a shower, ideal for taking a bath before putting the children to bed. Guests don't have to worry about their little ones getting their clothes dirty on the beach, as washers and dryers are available on-site.
Enjoy the sunset from the balcony of this great Orange Beach short-term rental.
The condominium has direct access to the beach and offers guests outdoor showers, indoor and outdoor pools, Jacuzzi and gym. There is also a barbecue area by the pool and a nice swing overlooking the beach. Guests also have access to 2 free parking cards on site.
The interior of the house is clean, modern, with lots of natural light and a beach-style decoration. Fully equipped kitchens include amenities such as waffle irons, manual juicers, and pina cola blenders. Guests can dine at the breakfast bar or at the dining table for two. The terrace has two loungers and two chairs and a small table overlooking the beach. In the lounge, guests can relax on a leather sofa bed, watch TV or play one of the provided board games.
The master bedroom has a king size bed, a TV, a luggage rack and an ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower. In the hallway there is a set of bunk beds, ideal for children.
Apartment for ten people near the beach
Enjoy the ultimate beach vacation in this luxurious three-bedroom Orange Beach vacation home.
This rental is packed with amazing amenities, including marina and boat launch access, as well as two free on-site parking spaces. There is also a community tennis court, fish cleaning station, swimming pool, BBQ area, and private dock. Access to the beach is across the street.
Home interiors are outfitted with stylish furnishings, beach-style décor, and plenty of natural light. In the living room, guests can relax on the sleeper sofa, watch the news on TV, or take an afternoon nap. The fully equipped kitchen has all the necessary utensils, including a margarita blender. Gather around the dining room table for family board game night and choose from the many games on offer.
The master bedroom has a king-size bed, a television, and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. The second bedroom has a comfortable double bed and blackout curtains. The third bedroom has a king size bed and a set of bunk beds. There is also an air mattress for extra sleeping.
kim's beach house
This 2-bedroom apartment is one of the best Airbnbs in Orange Beach, being within walking distance of the most popular bars and restaurants and right on the beach.
The house is within a 10 minute walk to the Pink Pony Pub, Gulf Shores Hangout and Gulf Shores Shrimp Fest. Guests have direct access to the beach, community pool and outdoor barbecue area.
The interiors of the apartments are kept in a classic beach atmosphere, with light blue walls, marine-style decoration and comfortable furniture. After a day at the pool, guests can sit on the comfortable sofa beds to watch TV or relax with a cocktail. The fully equipped kitchen offers stunning granite countertops and a Keurig coffee maker. Guests can enjoy their morning coffee on the balcony overlooking the ocean and beach.
The master bedroom has spacious built-in wardrobes, a small seating area, a luxurious king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a spacious glass-enclosed shower. The second bedroom has a queen size bed, a rustic wooden headboard and a dresser for clothes storage.
Bright Two-Bedroom Apartment
This bright and airy two-bedroom Airbnb home in Orange Beach is ideal for groups of up to eight people.
The interior of the house is full of natural light, as well as being modernly decorated and equipped with wooden furniture. The well-appointed kitchen has plenty of counter space for group cooking, as well as stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. Guests can relax on the sofa bed in the living room, read a magazine, or watch the news on TV. Outside there is a huge balcony with a dining area for four people and sun loungers overlooking the pool and the beach.
The master bedroom has a comfortable king-size bed, a TV, and an en-suite bathroom with a large sink and walk-in shower. The second bedroom has two queen size beds. After a day at the beach, guests can enjoy a relaxing rinse or take a dip in the tub/shower combination in the second bathroom.
Guests have access to the entire complex, which includes a children's pool, wading pool, basketball court, tennis court, fitness center, indoor pool, and hot tub. Paid parking is also available.
Comfort Apartment facing the sea
This 10th floor 2 bedroom Airbnb in Orange Beach offers fantastic views of the Arabian Gulf coastline and great amenities.
Guests have access to heated indoor and outdoor pools, free on-site parking, a fitness center, and a barbecue area. Fat Daddy's Arcade and Adventure Island are a 10-minute walk away.
The home's interior has a classic beach vibe with nautical-inspired decor, blue accents, and stylish furnishings. Guests can enjoy home-cooked meals in the dining room on the ocean-view balcony or inside at a high-top table for four. The living room has TV with standard cable and comfortable sofas and armchairs. In the fully equipped kitchen, guests will find everything they need to prepare a meal, including a toaster, blender, and frying oil.
The bedroom has a plush king-size bed, black-out blinds, and an en-suite bathroom with a light-filled vanity. In the hallway there are bunk beds ideal for children and a guest bathroom.
Enjoy incredible views of the Gulf Coast from this stunning Orange Beach Airbnb brought to you by superhost Natasha.
This beautiful one bedroom penthouse is decorated in a contemporary style with wood paneled walls and wooden furniture and beach style décor. The living room has lots of natural light, a TV with standard cable, and a sleeper sofa. In the fully equipped kitchen, guests will find all the essentials, including stainless steel appliances, a chef's knife, and a coffee machine.
The bedroom is quite spacious with a double bed, built-in wardrobe and TV. After a day of hiking the nearby trails, guests can relax in the bathroom's luxurious glass-enclosed shower. There is also a large powder room with lots of light, perfect for getting ready for a night out. Those planning a longer stay will be pleased to know that the apartment is equipped with a washer and dryer.
Guests have access to a resort-style community pool, children's pool, indoor pool, indoor Jacuzzi, fitness center, and sauna. For those who want to indulge in sports, the resort also offers squash, tennis, shuffleboard, and basketball courts.
Superhosts Randy and Lisa own a wonderful one-bedroom Airbnb in Orange Beach near the beach, perfect for a family getaway.
The interior of the apartment has a modern light blue theme with a warm atmosphere and comfortable furniture. In the living room, guests can relax on one of the sofas and enjoy watching their favorite shows and movies on the Smart TV. The well-appointed kitchen features stunning granite countertops, a breakfast nook, and breakfast bar. Guests can enjoy their morning coffee outside on the balcony.
Barn-style sliding doors lead into the bedroom, which has a plush king-size bed, large mirror, and two nightstands. Opposite the bedroom in the corridor there are bunk beds ideal for children. This rental can accommodate up to five people using the sleeper sofa in the living room. The bathroom has a large double sink and a bathtub with shower. Randy and Lisa also provide hair dryers and free shampoo.
Guests have free on-site parking and the beach is one block away.
Cozy Studio Close to Gulf Coast Public Beaches
This Orange Beach vacation home is perfect for solo travelers or couples who want to be within walking distance of restaurants, beach shops, and attractions.
The home is close to downtown Gulf Shores, across the street from the Gulf Shores Public Beach and a five minute drive to the Gulf State Park Pier. Guests also have access to a free parking space on site.
Inside, the mansion features modern furnishings, abstract artwork, and contemporary décor. The spacious kitchen has an antique breakfast table and stainless steel appliances including a small fridge, toaster and microwave. In the living room/bedroom, guests can relax on a sofa, reading chair, or plush queen-size bed and watch a movie on TV. There is also a spacious closet for luggage and clothing.
Guests will find complimentary shampoo, conditioner, and body wash, as well as a spacious walk-in shower. For guests planning an extended stay, there is a coin-operated laundromat on the second floor of the building.
This fantastic first-floor oceanfront condo makes it to the bottom of our list of the best Airbnb rentals in Orange Beach.
The house is ideal for people with reduced mobility since it is on the ground floor, without stairs at the door, without stairs in the house and with a spacious shower. In the fully equipped kitchen, guests will find a complimentary bottle of wine and chocolates from superhost Kelsey. There is also a Keurig coffee maker with free pods. The living room has a queen sleeper sofa, comfortable recliner, and large flat screen TV with standard cable. If the weather is cloudy, guests can choose one of the provided board games and play at the six-person table.
The master bedroom has a luxurious king-size bed, access to a balcony and an en-suite bathroom with a glass-enclosed shower. The second bedroom is ideal for children as it is equipped with 2 bunk beds, a TV and a built-in wardrobe. The second bathroom has a bathtub with shower.
The apartment is located on the beachfront with access to a children's pool, tennis court, swimming pool, barbecue area and two free parking spaces.
The best Airbnb in Orange Beach, AL is here! We hope one of these great rentals catches your eye so you can start your beach vacation. Don't forget to bring plenty of sunscreen!
Gulf Shores vs Orange Beach- Beaches
Gulf Shores is larger than Orange Beach in terms of size — with more coastline compared to Orange Beach — so it offers more variety when it comes to beaches. The main public beach area in Gulf Shores is West Beach, which provides volleyball courts and other amenities for tourists.
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are charming beach communities alive and vibrant, with a good mix of the young and old bringing excitement to the area. You'll find unique attractions, incredible dining experiences, fantastic lodging options,and adventure on and off the water.What is the best month to go to Orange Beach Alabama? ›
Orange Beach is much less crowded in the fall. Despite the hot, humid weather, summer is still peak season for Orange Beach. June, July, and August are all super busy times to visit. In the fall, it might feel like you have the beach to yourself!Where is the clearest water near Orange Beach Alabama? ›
Fort Morgan Beach is a hidden beach with the clearest water in Alabama.What is the prettiest beach in Alabama? ›
According to U.S. News, the prettiest beaches in Alabama are Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Gulf State Park, Dauphin Island, Fort Morgan, West Beach, Fairhope, and Robinson Island.Can you drink beer on the beach at Orange Beach? ›
Per the City of Orange Beach: "Drinking alcohol is allowed on the beach but glass containers are strictly prohibited."Can you go on Orange Beach at night? ›
The beach is fun at night, too.
At night, you'll see people taking flashlights to the beach. They're out there because you can spot crabs making their way across the sand. However, the light from your flashlight may confuse sea turtles who think it's moonlight, causing them to head in the wrong direction.
Hurricane season is June 1st through November 30th. Peak of hurricane season occurs in August and Septem- ber for interior southeast Mississippi, southwest Alabama and the western Florida panhandle. Keep in mind, hurricanes can strike any month during hurricane season.Is Orange Beach Alabama expensive? ›
Orange Beach ranks as one of Alabama's cities with the most expensive homes: Report | WKRG.What is the drinking age in Orange Beach Alabama? ›
“So, if we see someone that appears to be under the age of 21, we will approach them and ask them for their I.D.” There is no alcohol allowed on state beaches in Orange Beach, and glass is prohibited on all beaches.
For the latest quarter assessed by the U.S. EPA (January 2021 - March 2021), tap water provided by this water utility was in compliance with federal health-based drinking water standards.Where can I see alligators near Orange Beach Alabama? ›
Alligator Alley is a premier attraction along the Alabama Gulf Coast where you can view more than 450 alligators rescued from dangerous conditions. These rescued animals may be viewed from elevated viewing platforms throughout the park.Why is the water green in Orange Beach Alabama? ›
Presence of microscopic plankton along the Emerald Coast
The plankton produce chlorophyll, which gives off the beautiful greenish color when the sun's light hits the water and underlying white quartz sand.
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are located approximately 6 miles from each other and are separated by Gulf State Park.Is the water clear in Orange Beach Alabama? ›
The Gulf Shores and Orange Beach area is a tranquil region with a moderate climate (that means warm temperatures and sun-soaked skies year-round) and crystal clear blue-green water.Can you swim in the water at Gulf Shores Alabama? ›
The City of Gulf Shores provides seasonal lifeguard services between March and September and encourages the public to swim at the protected public swimming areas (Gulf Place, West 6th Street, and Lagoon Pass) when lifeguards are present.