It’s always the right time of year to visit the Gulf of Mexico! If you find yourself with a case of the winter blues, why not plan a much-needed getaway to Gulf Shores? With average temperatures hovering around 60 degrees, paired with clear sunny skies, the Gulf Shores area is the perfect escape from cold winter weather. Keep reading, and we’ll tell you all about Gulf Shores in February.
As you’re planning your February beach vacation, be sure to take a look at our Activities Guide to learn about the area’s best attractions and activities!
Things to Do in Gulf Shores in February
Please note that some of the experiences listed below may have COVID-19 restrictions. Be sure to check each website prior to your visit.
Snow is a rare occurrence here along the Alabama Gulf Coast, which means that you can enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities during your February vacation in Gulf Shores. Our area is known for pristine white beaches and gorgeous flora and fauna that are dying to be explored.
- Dolphin boat cruises
- Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
- Golf Courses
- Hiking and nature trails
It’s all too easy to get caught up and in the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, and sometimes we forget to make time for romance. This year celebrate love and spend Valentine’s Day in beautiful Gulf Shores. There are a plethora of romantic activities in the area that you and your sweetheart can enjoy.
- Private yacht charters
- Watch the sunrise and sunset
- Have a spa day
- Lounge by the beach
- Miniature golf
No getaway is complete without indulging in local cuisine. After all, calories don’t count on vacation, right? Whether you’re searching for a laidback seaside spot or a fine dining experience, there’s something here for you along the Alabama Gulf Coast.
- Acme Oyster House
- Coast Restaurant and Sushi Bar
- Cosmo’s Restaurant and Bar
- Doc’s Seafood Shack and Oyster Bar
- Kitty’s Kafe
- Luna’s Eat and Drink
- Tacky Jack’s
Start Planning Your Getaway
As you’re planning your getaway to Gulf Shores in February, Harris Vacation Rentals is your best choice for accommodations. We offer vacation rentals in Gulf Shores, Fort Morgan, and Orange Beach, and they all vary in size and shape. Whether you’re looking for a rental that’s pet-friendly, oceanfront, has an elevator, or has a private pool, we’ve got you covered. Some of our properties even have hot tubs, so that you can sit outside and enjoy the steam on chilly winter evenings while you sip on a cocktail.
One of our favorite vacation homes in Gulf Shores is 50 Shades of Blue, which features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and two spacious decks that are perfect for anyone that loves a great beach view. The home is located in the heart of Gulf Shores, keeping you close to all the area’s best attractions. It also provides a fully-equipped kitchen, a heated pool, a washer and dryer, comfortable living areas, and more!
Check our availability and book your vacation today. We can’t wait to host you!