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Island Winds West

407 West Beach Blvd Gulf Shores, AL 36542 · View On Map


It’s all about family fun at Island Winds West! Sleep up to 8 guests in units that boast energy-efficient, floor-to-ceiling windows, fully-furnished rooms, and expansive balconies overlooking the Gulf. Lots of amenities like outdoor pools, a fitness center, and direct beach access, plus an amazing location close to everything in Gulf Shores, make Island Winds West the perfect place for a family beach vacation. 


When it comes to relaxation on a family vacation, Island Winds West makes it easy. Stroll over the boardwalk to the beach, where you can rent beach chairs, play in the sugar-white sand, and watch the kids splash in the emerald Gulf. Then take a break with a BBQ on one of the grills in the picnic area – whether it's the fresh catch from your morning fishing trip or hot dogs for the little ones. After lunch, the Gulf-front heated outdoor pool awaits, with an accompanying kiddie pool perfect for tiny tots. And if a beach run isn’t your style, you’ll love Island Winds West’s fitness center when you want to break a sweat. 

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Nearby Attractions

Located right in the heart of Gulf Shores, there are many shops and restaurants within walking distance of Island Winds West. For food, fun, and live music on the sand, walk to beachfront staples like Bahama Bob’s, The Hangout, and the Pink Pony, all under half a mile away. And when the Hangout Music Festival or Shrimp Fest are going on, you’re just blocks away. 

Explore miles of hiking and biking trails in Gulf State Park, go fishing off the pier, rent a jet ski, or head out on a fishing charter or dolphin tour. You can visit multiple mini-golf courses, amusement parks, golf courses, and water parks like Waterville USA. Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is also nearby. Just two blocks from Highway 59, it’s easy to access tons of attractions in Gulf Shores and neighboring Orange Beach when you stay at an Island Winds West condo. 


Island Winds West is located at 407 W Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 and is approximately 2 blocks west of Hwy 59.

Island Winds West features several luxury amenities including: outdoor pool, kiddie pool, fitness center, parking and barbeque grills.

Each Island Winds West condo rental also offers unique amenities including the following: fully-furnished rooms, Gulf views, beach access,  private balcony,  floor-to-ceiling windows, full kitchen, washer and dryer, air conditioning, dishwasher, free Wi-Fi, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, televisions, satellite or cable,  full-time on-site staff and more. View unit detail pages for amenities specific to your rental.

Island Winds West offers spacious 1-, 2, and 3-bedroom units.

At Island Winds West, you’ll have direct beach access so you can easily enjoy the most popular attraction – the pristine sandy beaches of Gulf Shores. Just two blocks from Highway 59, you can walk to stores, restaurants, attractions, and fun live music venues like The Hangout and the Pink Pony. You’re also close to Gulf State Park, with miles of hiking and biking trails, Waterville USA, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, and plenty of golf, arcade, and amusement park options. If you want to get out on the water, there are many options for fishing, water sports, dolphin tours, parasailing, jet skiing, and more. Contact us at 1-800-211-7892 to talk to our friendly local staff about nearby attractions.

Check-in and check-out times vary by season. For more information, refer to our Check In and Check Out Times Pageand review your booking confirmation message.

Yes, all Island Winds West condos have beautiful Gulf views through floor-to-ceiling windows and from private balconies. 

Yes, Island Winds West has direct beach access, as well as beach chair rentals to make it that much easier to enjoy the beach. 

Yes, there are several grocery stores located near Island Winds West, including Publix, Walmart, and Target. Grocery delivery is offered at participating stores with partnering apps.

Island Winds West is equipped with accessibility features to ensure that guests can enjoy their stay. The resort has accessible entrances and public areas, including ramps and elevators. The units were also originally designed with accessibility in mind. Contact us at 1-800-211-7892 to discuss accommodations and options.

Yes, Island Winds West is incredibly family-friendly. Fully-furnished units sleep up to 8 guests, and there are plenty of family-friendly amenities for children of all ages, like an outdoor pool, kiddie pool, barbeques, and more. And the location of Island Winds West is perfect for families, with stores, restaurants, and attractions within walking distance and tons of attractions, parks, and beaches nearby. Island Winds West is a great choice for families looking to enjoy Gulf Shores.

Yes, each unit at Island Winds West has an in-unit washer and dryer for your convenience.

Yes, Island Winds West offers complimentary Wi-Fi access for guests.

By booking with Brett/Robinson Vacations you get the benefit of over 40 years of experience in the area. Brett/Robinson operates and maintains Island Winds West and we have an on-site staff available to ensure you have a superb stay at the beach. We focus on quality, cleanliness and functionality in all of our available units. Our dedicated on-site customer service staff is here to help with any needs you have during your stay. Also, our knowledgeable area specialists can assist you in planning your itinerary, from the best restaurants to the best fishing spots and much more. Additionally, we offer various promotions and specials throughout the year, so be sure to check out our latest Hot Deals and Specials to save some money on your next Gulf Shores/Orange Beach vacation!


Why Book With Us?

With Brett/Robinson Vacations, you're getting more than just a beautiful Orange Beach condo or Gulf Shores vacation rental, you get a family-owned and operated company with over 40 years of experience in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama. We’ve learned a lot over the last four decades and here are just a few of the things that set us apart:

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Quality Standards

Brett/Robinson operates and maintains nearly all of its Gulf Shores and Orange Beach properties, keeping them at a high standard of cleanliness and fully functional. By staying with us, you're guaranteed to have a quality stay in superb accommodations.

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Customer Service

We have dedicated onsite customer service staff that will greet you upon your arrival to the property and will help you with any needs you have during your stay.

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Area Knowledge

Our area specialists have extensive knowledge of the Gulf Shores/Orange Beach area and can help you plan what to do during your stay here. We know the best restaurants, music venues, where to fish—everywhere to go to have fun during your stay because we live here! Visit the area guide section of our site for more info about area attractions.

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Specials & Promotions

Our vast array of properties allows us to run promotions and specials on inventory on different occasions throughout the year. This can help make your stay in the Gulf Shores area more affordable so you can spend your money on the areas attractions or great dining offerings! Check out our latest Hot Deals and Specials.