A trip to the Gulf Shores region is not complete until you experience a day trip or an afternoon getaway to the picturesque nearby town of Fairhope, AL. This charming town boasts a number of fine restaurants, boutique shops, and outdoor activities. Make it the perfect getaway with a stay at our bed and breakfast near Fairhope, Alabama!

Restaurants

Wash House Restaurant – One of our favorite restaurants in the area featuring fresh local seafood, innovative entrees, and an excellent wine list and cocktail menu served in an elegant setting.

The Camellia Cafe – Don’t miss out on a special meal at this intimate venue featuring delicious small plates, and more.

Page and Palette – A great bookstore in the heart of downtown Fairhope.  It also features Latte Da Coffee Shop with beverages and pastries.  Grab a coffee and read a book!

Crabcake with lemon at a restaurant in Fairhope, AL

Activities & Attractions

Horseback Riding at Oak Hollow Farms – With over 300 acres of pastures, excellent wooded trails, and stunning oak trees, this is one of the ultimate locations for horseback riding. They also offer fishing, skeet shooting, and bird hunting.

Fairhope’s Storybook Castles – We highly recommend taking a stroll by a few of the most unique architectural structures in all of Fairhope. They offer group tours with advance notice.

Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival – Every March this art festival brings over 200 exhibitors, live entertainment, and food to the streets of downtown Fairhope.

Cycling – Fairhope is one of the most bike friendly towns around you bring your own or rent them in town.

Lakewood Golf Club – Part of The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail that encompasses some of the finest courses in the world!

Kayaking & Canoeing – Rent a boat in town and enjoy the view from the water. A great way to spend a day before dining at one of the fine restaurants in town.

Riding bikes under the trees on a sunny day at our Fairhope, AL bed and breakfast