Not all beaches are the same and that is why people put in a lot of effort in selecting where they will vacation. Alys Beach is magical and most of the people who have been there always go back. It was even featured in Forbes among the “10 best beaches in the US” thanks to its beauty. Besides the pearly beaches, the amazing architecture of this magical community is a huge tourist attraction.
The town model was originally pioneered by Seaside. Town villas are detached and offer a traditional setting. However, courtyard homes are usually next to each other without lot line setback. Even with these differences, these properties offer a simple yet beautiful setting in line with the housing seen in Antigua and Bermuda. Colorful doors are the order of the day and they are complemented by the stepped rooftops and masonry walls that are usually pristine white.
Most of the houses in Alys beach have private pools which are usually accompanied by dipping pools and ponds. It is not just the beauty of the houses that is taken into consideration when it comes to architecture in Alys beach but the houses are also built to be resistant to wildfires and forceful winds during a hurricane.
Alys Beach pool
For a day of fun and relaxation, the Caliza Pool is the place to be. It is a 100-foot elliptical limestone pool that has an infinity-edge. Besides being a saltwater pool, it is sectioned into a spa whirlpool, a family pool, and a lap pool measuring 75-foot. The terraces are a wonder and there are private cabanas for the best experience. With an open-air bar giving unobscured views of the Gulf of Mexico, you won’t be in a hurry to leave.
More to do in Alys Beach
The Alys Beach Amphitheatre is a must-see while you are here. Caliz restaurant and George’s are luxurious eateries for people who want a luxurious dining experience. There are plans to include a Town Center, a Beach Club and a Tennis Club in Alys beach but even as it is now, it is one of the destinations you will never forget if luxury is important to you.