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Are You Ready for Some Football?

Best Places to Watch Football at the Beach ~ Southern Vacation Rentals When autumn rolls around, we can't help but get excited about the beach, burgers, and a little football! If you're looking for some of the best places to watch football at the beach, then let your search stop here: we've narrowed down some of our favorite places to host the big game. These five vacation homes all feature the necessities for optimal viewing parties: plenty of space for everyone, flat-screen TVs, and spacious patio decks where you can grill burgers, brats, and everything [...]

2020-04-14T09:22:45-05:00August 27th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Nothing’s Better Than a Family Vacation to the Beach!

Nothing's Better Than a Family Vacation to the Beach! ~ by Southern What better time of year to get away than the holidays? With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, everyone is so busy during the holidays that we often forget to carve out some time for ourselves. This year, get everyone together for a family vacation to the beach. Whether you need a little or a lot of time, we can make your holiday vacation dreams come true! Need some inspiration in planning your family vacation to the beach? Fortunately, many of our vacation homes and condos [...]

2018-08-24T15:57:34-05:00August 24th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Break at the Beach this Fall!

Fall Break at the Beach ~ Southern Vacation Rentals Summer may be the big season here at the beach, but did you know fall is when things start to get truly exciting? From seafood festivals galore to 5K runs to get in shape for the holidays, there's always something going on. In addition to all the fun fall events in Destin, Pensacola Beach, and more, fall break at the beach also offers a variety of other benefits! Mild weather, better rates, and a guaranteed spot in the sand are just a few of the reasons to visit the beach [...]

2020-04-15T10:21:14-05:00August 20th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Spend Thanksgiving at the Beach with Southern

Spend Thanksgiving at the Beach with Southern ~ Southern Vacation Rentals Lots of families travel during summer holidays, but have you ever thought about traveling during Thanksgiving? This year, start a new tradition and celebrate Thanksgiving at the beach. Imagine spending Thanksgiving the way you always have - preparing meals, spending time with loved ones - but now, you have the beach as a beautiful backdrop. Not to mention, you'll be able to enjoy all of your favorite beach activities. Whether it's lounging in the sugar white sands or watching the sunrise from your private balcony, we have it [...]

2020-02-19T08:39:34-06:00August 13th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Why Hire a Property Manager?

Why Hire a Property Manager? ~ Southern Vacation Rentals If you own or are thinking about purchasing a short-term rental, one of the smartest things you can do is hire a property manager. Many owners believe they can manage a short-term rental on their own, but it turns out to be more effort than realized. Companies who operate with short-term rentals in mind manage your property on a more personal scale. They'll take over every aspect of managing your rental, including answering guests' questions and handling maintenance requests. This allows you, the property owner, to be hands-off. In addition, property [...]

2018-08-10T15:49:19-05:00August 10th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Our Five Favorite Beach Homes

Our Five Favorite Beach Homes ~ Southern Vacation Rentals There's little we love more than a large beachfront home. It's a mix of things: from locations on the water to interior architecture, we can't say no to these homes. Whether you're looking for a vacation home on 30A with space for 15 or a luxurious beachfront rental in Gulf Shores, we've got options tailored to your every need! Not to mention, these are all available for your Late Summer or Labor Day getaway. Read below to see our picks for our five favorite beach homes. Southern Secret - Gulf [...]

2018-08-06T15:27:33-05:00August 6th, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|

Southern’s New Properties

Have You Seen Our New Properties? ~ Southern Vacation Rentals We're expanding our inventory this summer and giving you more options to choose from. When it comes to planning your vacation, there's no one-size-fits-all option! Maybe you're looking for a spacious vacation home in Destin mere steps away from the beach? Or perhaps a more subdued condo in Fort Walton Beach. Read below to get the scoop on some of our new properties! Head to Destin to stay at Ariel Dunes II 406. Relax with a Gulf-front pool, private balconies, and cozy accommodations for six. Ariel Dunes II 406 [...]

2018-08-03T18:44:26-05:00August 3rd, 2018|Gulf Coast Blog|