Alabama Staycation

7 Mind-Blowing Airbnbs For The Ultimate Alabama Staycation

With so much stunning scenery and slick cities like Montgomery, it’s never a bad time for an Alabama staycation. The state has lots to do and see, as well as some world-class restaurants. We’ve also included some amazing places to stay south of the border in Florida, as it’s a short drive away from south Alabama.

These locations are all high-end Airbnbs which are ideal for large groups, families or a couple’s getaway. The best part is that once you divide the cost of the house between a group, it works out as a super affordable alternative to hotels and resorts.

All you have to do now is round up some friends and get ready to enjoy the ultimate Alabama staycation in one of these beautiful Airbnbs…

Best Airbnbs in Alabama

1. Tuscan Pointe Farm – Cottondale, AL

Located in an isolated area of Tuscaloosa on a working farm, this Italian style villa will make you feel as if you’ve been transported to Tuscany. The villa boasts a breathtaking 2 miles view of the Black Warrior River. If you’re an animal lover this is the place for you, you can walk and interact with the animals in a stress-free environment.

Wake up every morning to farm fresh eggs what more could you want out of a farm stay. This villa sleeps 10 guests, with 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths. The nightly price is about $800.

2. Beach House, Gulf-Front – Panama City Beach, FL

This gorgeous gulf-view beach house is perfect for a large group. The large terrasse is perfect for a cookout with your group, afterward, watch the sunset from the balcony or deck. With 2,584 square feet of space, this beautifully decorated house is a real dream vacation spot. Sleeps 10.

Walk right down to white sands and emerald waters on your private boardwalk. Rinse at the outdoor shower after a sun-soaked day on the shore. This stunning beach house will set you back $748 a night.

3. Pensacola Beach Villa – Pensacola, FL

Relax and unwind in this breathtaking villa, a private boardwalk steps away from the white sand, 3 stories, and over 1400 square feet of decks this is a one of a kind property!

With 7 bedrooms and 7 baths, this villa sleeps 30 people. Grill up a delicious feast and enjoy it on your dining table that is over 12 feet long! This villa will set you back $1500 per night.

4. Magnolia Retreat – Miramar Beach, FL

The Magnolia Retreat luxury villa is a combination of cozy and elegant. Perfect for large groups, with 16 Beds, 7 Bedrooms, and 7 Baths (Sleeps 22), you and your group will have plenty of room.

This villa features an amazing private grilling station with a Green Egg charcoal grill with ample counter space, along with a patio dining area with seating for 6 adorned with warm garden lighting, making it especially perfect for evening gatherings. The nightly price for this villa is $1,014.

5. Beach Hunter Showcase Home – Destin, FL

Yep, Destin is in Florida, but if you’re in South Alabama it’s a super short hop away! This immaculate 3 level gulf front home with a private inground pool has exceptional gulf views, we can see why HGTV wanted to showcase this home in one of the “Beach Hunter” series. This stunning home will set you back $1072 per night.

Guests will have access to hotel-like amenities such as a fitness center, heated swimming pool, and tennis courts. With 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths it can sleep up to 15 people. All 4 bedrooms have a balcony facing the gulf and the views are endless from all 3 levels.

6. Santa Rosa Beach – Santa Rosa, FL

Okay, this is juuust outside of Alabama state borders, but it’s worth the trip. Located in a secluded residential neighbourhood close to Tops’l State Park known for the best beaches in South Walton, Baytown & Grand Boulevard. This amazing villa can sleep up to 14 guests with 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, ideal for a large group. The nightly cost for this home is $1025.

For warmer months, the outdoor kitchen features Alfresco Power Burner & Bull Grill with access to the incredible pool area, featuring pool deck, hot tub, and a heated pool. A perfect escape for a family, this home features a “playroom” area which the perfect spot for kids. 3 built-in twin size bunks and a sectional sofa with Old Fashion Popcorn maker and a 70-inch TV, they won’t want to leave.

7. Vacasa Alabama – Dauphin Island, AL

Located right on the beach, this gated beachfront community is the perfect beach escape for family and friends. The large open huge kitchen makes togetherness ideal, it sleeps up to 12 guests with ease.

Underneath the house is a cool, shady place for relaxing in a swing or hammock while the fish you caught cooks on the grill. The serene and peaceful home will set you back $517 per night.

Planning on spending some time in the state? You should check out the best places to eat in Alabama here.

Siobhan McKenny