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Orange Beach is a unique Alabama town on the Gulf Coast that is packed with awesome accommodations, restaurants, and local events. It’s a little slice of paradise and a destination for golf, water sports, nature trails, and of course the beach too. The best way to experience one of the prettiest white sand beaches in the United States is to live a little luxuriously in a vacation rental. Here are some of the top VRBO rentals to choose from in Orange Beach.

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Gulf Front Corner Condo Inside Gulf Front Corner Condo
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Inside Gulf Front Corner Condo

Gulf Front Corner Condo

This VRBO property is a condo that’s just steps to the beach and measures 1,000 square feet. It sleeps six people and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The condo was recently redecorated, has lots of natural light with gulf and beach views, and a deck to enjoy some time outdoors. There’s a pool here that’s heated from fall through spring. The kitchen here is equipped with everything you need to prepare meals. Amenities include a BBQ grilling area, high-speed internet, private security, and two elevators. Families staying here will have great access to attractions and entertainment, as well as being within a day trip distance from Mobile, Fairhope, and Pensacola. Pets are not allowed at this rental property.

Beautiful, Spacious, Updated Beachfront Condo Deck at Beautiful, Spacious, Updated Beachfront Condo
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Deck at Beautiful, Spacious, Updated Beachfront Condo

Beautiful, Spacious, Updated Beachfront Condo

Here’s another condo that has beachfront access, and this one has water views from every room. This over 1,500-square-foot condo sleeps 10 people and has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. It’s in a beloved Orange Beach development and has luxurious bedding, a spacious gulf-front deck, and lots of amenities. There’s a pool and boardwalk that lead to the beach, poolside gas grills, putting green, and horseshoe game area. Enjoy the panoramic views, fully equipped kitchens, wet bar, and laundry room with full-size washer and dryer. You’ll be just minutes from all the local restaurants and shops when you stay here.

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Front of Cottages at Romar 3 Bedroom

Cottages at Romar 3 Bedroom

“Crystal Paradise” is a three-bedroom, 2.5-bath beach cottage that is a great choice for a group of up to eight people. This vacation cottage has a zero-entry outdoor guest pool and beachside boardwalk and is just a short walk away from Romar Beach. Bedrooms have a king, queen, and twin bunk beds. Inside the home, you’ll find a full kitchen with stainless steel appliances, flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi, a washer and dryer, and linens and towels provided. Pets are not allowed here. During peak season and some holidays and events, there is a seven-night minimum to stay here.

Coastal Beach Cottage with Shared Zero-Entry Pool Inside Coastal Beach Cottage with Shared Zero-Entry Pool
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Inside Coastal Beach Cottage with Shared Zero-Entry Pool

Coastal Beach Cottage with Shared Zero-Entry Pool

Treat yourself to this coastal cottage in Orange Beach that has two bedrooms, three baths, and sleeps six adults. It’s also in the Romar community and features granite countertops, flat-screen TVs, and upscale furnishings. You’ll also have access to all the shared amenities, such as the outdoor pool, boardwalk to the beach, and free parking. You’ll be less than there miles west of the center of Orange Beach and have direct beach access here. Also, Gulf State Park is just a half-mile from here. The property has a full kitchen, keyless entry, free Wi-Fi, and is close to some really great local seafood restaurants.

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View of Brand-New Updated Cottage on the Beach

Brand-New Updated Cottage on the Beach

This cottage on the beach sleeps eight people and has two bedrooms and two baths in Orange Beach. Here you can relax in the pool as you look over the Gulf of Mexico and spend time at the beach. The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, a washer and dryer, covered parking, and is close to the best restaurants in town. The beach and pool are just about 150 feet from the cottage. There are just nine cottages and two houses in this low-density community. The cottage does not have a direct Gulf view but is instead a private and peaceful spot with low crowds. Pets up to 35 pounds are allowed here for a $300 fee.

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Pool at Pet-Friendly Cottage with Pool

Pet-Friendly Cottage with Pool

This vacation rental property in the Orange Beach region is an affordable choice that sleeps up to nine people in a 1,390-square-foot space. It has three bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The Bay John cottage has a kitchen with stainless steel appliances and is fully equipped. Other perks are the full-size washer and dryer, double car garage, screened-in porch, and communal pool area that’s also screened. The property is pet friendly, and there’s a free boat slip included with a boat lift. A parking tag is required.

2 Bedroom Townhome at Orange Beach View from above at 2 Bedroom Townhome at Orange Beach
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View from above at 2 Bedroom Townhome at Orange Beach

2 Bedroom Townhome at Orange Beach

You can stay at this two-bedroom Orange Beach townhome that sleeps six people and measures 1,200-square feet. It is a VRBO property that has two bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Stay here to be centrally located in Orange Beach and have easy access to the beach and pool that are just steps away. It has a newly renovated fireplace, kitchen, and reserved parking space. Enjoy the 26 miles of hiking and biking trails, as well as the fishing lakes nearby. From here, you can walk to many shopping venues and restaurants to stay entertained. Meanwhile, Mariner Lakes has basketball and tennis courts, as well as a lovely lake that’s nice to walk along in the mornings.

Tranquil Getaway Townhome View from above Tranquil Getaway Townhome
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View from above Tranquil Getaway Townhome

Tranquil Getaway Townhome

Here’s a 1,200-square-foot townhome that’s ideal for up to six people in Orange Beach. It has two bedrooms and 2.5 baths and is walking distance to the beach. However, you’ll be away from busy areas, traffic, noise, and crowds when you stay here. The townhouse was recently remodeled and now has stainless-steel appliances, wood laminate floors, and tiled bathrooms. You’ll also enjoy the vaulted ceiling with skylights, fully equipped kitchen, and screened-in porch with seating to enjoy views of the small lake and wildlife preserve nearby. If you stay here for at least four weeks and get approval from the owner, small dogs are allowed. The Gulf of Mexico and sandy beaches are right across the street from this complex. Other amenities onsite include a swimming pool, tennis courts, and private fishing lake that doesn’t require a fishing license.

Waterfront Resort with Boat Docks and Trailer Parking View at Waterfront Resort with Boat Docks and Trailer Parking
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View at Waterfront Resort with Boat Docks and Trailer Parking

Waterfront Resort with Boat Docks and Trailer Parking

Another villa worth checking out is this large one that sleeps 18 people. For your large group in Orange Beach, it has 4.5 bedrooms and three bathrooms. This private managed retreat has three furnished balconies, a large propane grill for cooking out, and a great location on Marina Road. From here, you’ll be a quick walk or bike ride from the best parks, beaches, restaurants, and shops in the area. Give the owner some advance notice and you may even be able to use a boat onsite to catch fish or take a cruise out to the islands. For large groups with more guests, there is a separate bonus room available that is equipped with bunk beds, pull-out couch, kitchenette, and full bathroom.

Wonderful 3Bed, 2Bath Villa with Pool Outside Wonderful 3Bed, 2Bath Villa with Pool
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Outside Wonderful 3Bed, 2Bath Villa with Pool

Wonderful 3Bed, 2Bath Villa with Pool

This is a villa that’s about two miles from Orange Beach center and sleeps up to six people. Measuring around 1,150 square feet, it has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Onsite amenities include a pool, stocked fishing pond, gazebo, clubhouse, and two parking spaces. The Wharf complex is just a mile from here so you can check out the Ferris wheel, movie theater, restaurants, and shopping. Also, the Orange Beach Sports Complex is a half-mile away, the Orange Beach Golf Center a half-mile away, and Gulf State Park just four miles away. Non-aggressive, house-trained dogs under 20 pounds and that are up-to-date on their shots are allowed here with pre-approval. The property is managed by an individual who lives locally rather than a rental company, so you can expect timely personalized attention when you stay here.

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Sparkling Upscale Condo

Sparkling Upscale Condo

Also popular on VRBO is this Orange Beach condo that is 935 square feet in size and can accommodate up to six people. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The condo is on the fourth floor and has designer bath fixtures, a fully-equipped upscale kitchen, free Wi-Fi, and a balcony with awesome views. It is in a secure gated resort area and offers resort pools, hot tubs, fitness complex, indoor racquetball, lighted tennis courts, and much more.

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Inside PHX 6 View the Pass Condo

PHX 6 View the Pass Condo

The last Orange Beach VRBO property that we’ll highlight here is this 1,950-square-foot condo that sleeps 10 people and has three bedrooms and two baths. The condo is on the 12th floor, has an oceanfront balcony, and is in a gated complex. There are two shopping centers within a half-mile from here. Other perks are the three large hot tubs, heated indoor pool, a boardwalk that leads to the beach, and lots of resort amenities to keep you active and entertained.

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