5 Activities for an
Unforgettable Girlfriend's Getaway
Whether you're renewing friendships or taking the stress out of everyday life, there's no better place for a girlfriends' getaway than Alabama’s beaches. Grab your gals and your cameras, and get ready for an unforgettable girls' trip in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.
Before you start planning your itinerary, it’s best to already have your lodging planned and booked. Beach accommodations abound along the Alabama Gulf Coast, and many offer girlfriend getaway packages. Hotels, condos, and beach houses each have unique advantages. Look for amenities such as fully-equipped kitchens, pools, tennis courts, on-site dining, and spa services.
2. Dine at Our Local Restaurants
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach have more restaurants than you can imagine and certainly more than you can visit during a weekend trip. With all the tempting food and tasty drinks, you may need to extend your getaway to a week-long vacation! Whether you’re in the mood for fancy or fun, seafood or steaks, or craft beers or cocktails, you’ve got a great selection of fabulous restaurants to make your vacation delicious.
4. Try a New Adventure
There’s no shortage of fun here in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach as you’ll discover plenty of exciting watersports and outdoor activities. Hit the water to try paddleboarding or kayaking on the beautiful back bays or enjoy the great outdoors with a bike ride through Gulf State Park. Prefer something a little more artsy? Try The Hot Shop or Clay Studio at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach and make your own piece of art to remember your time at the beach.