Love & Sunshine: Valentine’s Day Weekend Escapes on the Alabama Gulf Coast

Orange Beach:

Beachside Picnic: Pack a picnic basket with your favorite treats and enjoy a romantic meal on the beach.

Dolphin Cruise: Take a dolphin-watching cruise for a unique and charming experience on the water.

Adventure Island: Visit Adventure Island for mini-golf, go-karts, and arcade games.

Gulf Shores:

Romantic Sunset Stroll: Walk hand in hand along the Gulf Shores Public Beach at sunset.

Lulu’s Gulf Shores: Enjoy live music and a laid-back atmosphere at Lulu’s, a popular waterfront restaurant.


Art Galleries and Boutiques: Explore the charming streets of Fairhope, known for its art galleries and unique boutiques.

Fairhope Pier: Take a romantic walk on the Fairhope Pier, especially beautiful during sunset.

Fine Dining: Reserve a table at one of Fairhope’s upscale restaurants for an intimate dinner.


Mobile Bay Sunset Cruise: Enjoy a romantic cruise along Mobile Bay, taking in the stunning sunset.

Explore Downtown Mobile: Visit historic sites, art galleries, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of downtown Mobile.

Botanical Gardens: Spend quiet time together strolling through the 106-acre Mobile Botanical Gardens, a city-owned asset in the heart of Spring Hill.

Fort Morgan:

Fort Morgan Historic Site: Explore the historic Fort Morgan together for a mix of history and scenic views.

Bird Watching: Fort Morgan is a great spot for bird watching, offering a peaceful and natural setting.

Dauphin Island:

Mobile Bay Ferry: Take a boat ride across the bay from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island.

Fort Gaines Historic Site: Step back in time and learn more about the history of the Alabama Gulf Coast.

Dauphin Island Audubon Bird Sanctuary: Bring your binoculars and check out the many migratory feathered friends who stop by on this island oasis.

Romantic Accommodations:

Beachfront Resorts: Choose a beachfront resort or cozy bed and breakfast for a romantic stay.

Private Rentals: Consider renting a beachfront cottage or condo for a more intimate setting.

Spa Day:

Couples’ Spa Retreat: Book a couples’ massage or spa day at a local wellness center.

Wine Tasting:

Local Wineries: Explore local wineries and vineyards for a romantic wine tasting experience.

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