It’s among the Gulf Coast’s most popular destinations, and a Gulf Shores rentals or Gulf Shores condos rental will show you just why. Local lore has it that the Fountain of Youth is hidden somewhere amongst the beautiful beaches and tall palms of this Alabama coastal city. Perhaps it’s just the restorative power of the white sand beaches, immaculate golf courses, and incredible seafood. You can relax through your whole Gulf Shores vacation or fill each day with activities for the whole crew- or just two. Gulf Shores is the perfect destination to spend quality time with the one your love, cook romantic dinners in your condo or a stroll out on the boardwalk. Relax with a couples massage or spend the hours on the white sandy beaches. Gulf Shores offers so many activities that will keep your family entertained for weeks! Head down to the beach to watch your kids build a sand castle or boogie board in Gulf Shores famous emerald waters. Retreat back to your vacation rental to BBQ on the porch and watch the sunset. If you are looking for something a little more active, charter a boat to see the dolphins and do a little shrimping or get on board for some deep-sea fishing. For thrill-seeking vacationers, try scuba diving or parasailing. Head back to your vacation rental to clean up and enjoy the city activities. A Gulf Shores condo gives you great access to the festivals and carnivals that happen all year long. Catch a moon pie from one of the floats at the Mardi Gras parade or hear famous songs sung by the musicians who wrote them at local hangouts throughout the annual ten-day Songwriter’s Festival. Whether you want to introduce your family to the tigers, lions and monkeys of the Gulf Coast Zoo or cool off with a malt from an antique soda fountain, the Gulf Shores is your best option for an incredible vacation. Take your pick of the many Gulf Shores vacation rentals and start planning your trip today.