Fairhope clock with shops and trees in the background
Fairhope clock with Christmas tree and Christmas lights

Book Your Fairhope Experience along the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay

Are you ready to plan your next weekend getaway or family vacation? With its warm weather, prime location along the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay, and thriving cultural scene, the city of Fairhope, Alabama is the perfect choice. When you stay at The Bay House & Bungalows of Fairhope, you’re in the ideal spot to enjoy everything that Fairhope has to offer.

Downtown Shopping and Dining

The Bay House & Bungalows of Fairhope is conveniently located just a short walk from Fairhope’s downtown dining and shopping scene. The walkability of Fairhope’s picturesque downtown area sets it apart from the rest of the Eastern Shore and makes this city one of Alabama’s premier travel destinations.

For a casual bite to eat, enjoy classic diner fare and all-day breakfast at Julwin’s Restaurant, phenomenal pizza and wings at The Ravenite Pizzeria, and award-winning sushi at Master Joe’s or Wok by d’Bay. And don’t miss Panini Pete’s, which was featured on an episode of Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives. If you're in the mood for a sweet treat, visit Fairhope Chocolate, which sells Belgian Neuhaus chocolates and an overwhelming selection of house-made sweets, in addition to bread and pastries.

While you’re downtown, be sure to peruse the shops on Fairhope and De La Mare Avenues, the art galleries, and the quaint city parks. If you’re looking for treasures and cherished souvenirs, Fairhope, AL has no shortage of antique stores.

Enjoy Mobile Bay

You’ll love the view — all 12 individual units at The Bay House & Bungalows of Fairhope overlook a breathtaking view of Mobile Bay. What's more, you can easily walk to Fairhope Pier, where you can go fishing with a friend, swimming with the kids, or enjoy a stroll around the rose garden with someone special. Visitors can also take in the sunset from the front porch while listening to jazz musicians at Fairhope Pier Park. If you’re looking to spend even more time outdoors during your trip, stop by the Weeks Bay Visitor Center and walk along the nature trails at Weeks Bay. Here, you can also marvel at the unique carnivorous plants in Weeks Bay’s pitcher plant bog.

Arts and Culture

The city of Fairhope, AL has a unique story to tell and has long been a haven for artists, writers, and creative spirits. Make sure you visit the Fairhope Museum of History to learn about Fairhope’s founding. We also recommend the Eastern Shore Art Center, an art gallery with rotating exhibits. The Eastern Shore Art Center is free to the public and offers guided tours. They also sponsor the First Friday Art Walk, a monthly celebration of Fairhope’s downtown art scene with live music and extended hours at the city’s shops.

Whenever you come to stay at The Bay House & Bungalows of Fairhope, there’s always something to do and see. We’d love to host you during the Fairhope Arts and Crafts Festival in March, the Annual British Car Festival in October, or the Fairhope Film Festival in November. At any time of year, visitors can enjoy a host of special events like live music, walking tours, and author readings.

Start Planning Your Getaway

If you’re looking to visit the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay, the convenient location and comfortable accommodations of The Bay House & Bungalows of Fairhope await your arrival. We are ready to welcome travelers and showcase all that beautiful Fairhope, AL has to offer. Contact us today to book your vacation.