The City of Spanish Fort, AL
The city of Spanish Fort is located in the state of Alabama in Baldwin County and has a population of 7,539 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Spanish Fort is Mobile, approximately 15 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Spanish Fort, including Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, David's Catfish House, U-haul Co., Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers and Olive Garden Italian Restaurant. For a larger selection of Spanish Fort restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Spanish Fort Museums, Golf Courses and/or Arenas, including the American Sport Art Museum and Archives, Fort Conde, Timbercreek Golf Course -Magnolia/Dogwood, Conde-Charlotte House and Battleship Memorial Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Spanish Fort please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Spanish Fort:
- Gulf Shores Jack Edwards Airport (GUF)
Spanish Fort, Alabama Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Spanish Fort experiences an average high temperature of 63 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 42 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.4 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Spanish Fort with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 62 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Spanish Fort to receive an average of 5.33 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 6.73 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as 5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Spanish Fort should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 78 degrees, and nighttime lows of 56.
Spanish Fort, Alabama Attractions
1Falls Course at Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove - Mobile,
The Falls Course at Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove is a 24 hole public golf course in Mobile County Alabama. Built in 1992, this Mobile course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 251-645-0075. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 7001 Magnolia Grove Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36618
2Flora-Bama - , Flora-Bama,
The Flora-Bama Lounge and Package, located on Perdido Key in Pensacola, Florida, is a beachside oyster bar, beach bar, and Gulf Coast cultural landmark, touted as being America's "Last Great Roadhouse". The Flora-Bama takes its name from its location on the Florida - Alabama border line. The bar is in fact located all within Florida, with the Alabama line being about six feet from the western outside wall.
3Fort Conde - Mobile,
Fort Conde, located in Mobile, Alabama, at 150 South Royal Street, is a reconstruction, at 4/5 scale, as a third of the original 1720s French Fort Conde at the site, which is also referred to as Fort Carlota and also Fort Charlotte.
4Fort Gaines (Alabama) - Dauphin Island,
Fort Gaines is a historic fort on Dauphin Island, Alabama. It was named for Edmund Pendleton Gaines. Established in 1821, it is best known for its role in the Battle of Mobile Bay during the American Civil War.
5Fort Morgan (Alabama) - Gulf Shores,
Fort Morgan is a historic fort at the mouth of Mobile Bay, Alabama. Some regard it as "one of the finest examples of military architecture in the New World." The post was named in honor of Revolutionary War hero Daniel Morgan. Construction was completed in 1834 and it received its first garrison in March of the same year.
6George F. Crozier Estuarium - Dauphin Island,
The Dauphin Island Sea Lab is Alabama's primary marine education and research center. DISL is the home site of the Marine Environmental Sciences Consortium and was founded by an act of the Alabama State Legislature in 1971. It also has a public aquarium specializing in estuarine organisms, the George F. Crozier Estuarium.
7Green Meadows Par Three - , Pensacola,
The Green Meadows Par Three is a 9 hole public golf course in Escambia County Florida. Built in 1953, this Pensacola course designed by Jacob Pryor is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 850-944-5483. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 2500 W Michigan Ave, Pensacola, FL 32526
8Gulf Coast Exploreum - Mobile,
The Gulf Coast Exploreum is a non-profit science center that features three permanent exhibitions, a wide variety of traveling exhibitions, a virtual theater, and an IMAX theater in downtown Mobile, Alabama. The center opened in 1998 and had reached a total of 1.5 million visitors by 2007.
9Gulf Links Golf Course - Foley,
The Gulf Links Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Baldwin County Alabama. Built in 1996, this Foley course designed by A. J. Stewart is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 334-970-1444. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3901 S McKenzie St, Foley, AL 36535
10Gulf Pines Golf Course - Mobile,
The Gulf Pines Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Mobile County Alabama. Built in 1970, this Mobile course designed by Mary Ginn is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 251-431-6413. The golf course dress code is as follows: no tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 167 Old Bay Front Dr, Mobile, AL 36615
Spanish Fort, Alabama Hotels
2Holiday Inn Express & Suites Daphne- Spanish Fort Area
29725 Woodrow Ln
Daphne, AL 36526
5Courtyard By Marriott Mobile Daphne/eastern Shore
13000 Cypress Way
Spanish Fort, AL 36527
6Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Mobile Daphne/ E Shore
12000 Cypress Way
Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Spanish Fort, Alabama Restaurants
This is a list of Spanish Fort Ethnic Dining restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Spanish Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and American Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Spanish Fort Articles
Published March 16, 2011
Foley Alabama is a picturesque family friendly small town. There are lots of interesting shops and attractions and offers a relaxing alternative to more crowded cities.
Published March 4, 2011
All the exhibits at the Museum of Mobile Alabama give a wonderful overview of the city’s history, and all three are family-friendly, offering something for everyone.
Published March 4, 2011
Mobile Alabama is the birthplace of Mardi Gras which today is a season of balls and parties. The Mobile Carnival Museum features an excellent tour for learning more.
Published March 4, 2011
Learn about the USS Alabama Battleship, the USS Drum Submarine the aircraft pavilion. The USS Alabama Battleship Museum in Mobile is a tribute to military history.