There is nothing more special than gathering as a family around the dining table. It’s where some of the best memories – and meals – are enjoyed. When you’re on vacation, you can savor that experience more slowly, with gorgeous views to boot. To help you set the perfect scene, here are 6 beach balcony ideas for relaxed, Gulf-front dining experiences in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama. You’ll be hashtagging #nofilter when these meal pics hit Instagram:
This rental home’s views are worth the trip alone. At Barefoot Bungalow in Gulf Shores, everyone will fall in love with the breathtaking scenes, whether you’re sitting in one of the Gulf-front living spaces or atop the beachfront viewing decks. A large, outdoor dining space makes this a great spot to have pizza at night while listening to the sound of the waves. If you’re feeling more ambitious, whip up a fancy dish to enjoy while watching the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico.
Offering a unique, upscale vacation experience near the heart of Gulf Shores, Colonnades #1803 features a beautiful interior space. Prepare some tasty meals in the designer kitchen and pile onto the Gulf-front balcony for a tranquil waterfront dining experience the entire family can enjoy. Guests will also enjoy the balcony access from the Gulf-front bedrooms, along with a convenient wet bar, perfect for refilling your favorite beverages before heading back out to the balcony for lunch, dinner or cocktail hour.
It doesn't get much better than a luxurious property sitting atop the sugar-white sands of Orange Beach. To top it off, Beachfront Bliss offers a pro-line inspired kitchen, perfect for mastering your culinary craft, plus a ton of outdoor seating, lounge space, and dining areas. The whole family can spread out and dine over undisturbed views of the peaceful coast. After dinner, pop open a bottle of bubbly and soak in your private Gulf-front plunge pool for a healthy serving of some R&R.
Turquoise Place #C1708
The Turquoise Place community has set the bar for luxurious condo vacations since its creation nearly a decade ago, and unit #C1708 is no exception. For guests who value high-end finishings, they will adore the condo’s open spaces, high-end kitchen and breathtaking views from the interior and outdoor living spaces. For those who dream of dining al fresco, the expansive balcony with its built-in grill and hot tub will ensure your nights are spent celebrating with the ones who mean most, while soaking up some of the best views in Orange Beach.
For those groups in search of space and a fresh, new vacation experience, Sapphire fits the bill for a unique beach balcony vacation idea. Accommodating up to 42 people with ease, this newly constructed, high-end property in Orange Beach is chock full of am
ple space for fun, while the outdoor living areas offer multiple dining spots and a private Gulf-front pool, perfect for admiring the sunset after an amazing meal outdoors.
Compass Point #801
For the ultimate in outdoor living, the interior corner unit property at Compass Point #801 will not disappoint. Offering panoramic views of the serene Lagoon, West Beach in Gulf Shores and the Gulf of Mexico across the street, guests can spread out while enjoying tons of room to relax and share a serene outdoor meal together. The newly designed kitchen creates the perfect spot to prepare meals, while the outdoor counter space and wet bar make serving and cleaning up during your tasting adventures a breeze.