Mobile, Alabama is the third largest city in the South. One of the best places to find discount hotels in Mobile, Alabama is along the Mobile River. Mobile also is on the Gulf Coast, making it an ideal visitors retreat for boaters, anglers and those who wish to enjoy the water. The city offers numerous museums including the Battleship Memorial Park, the Vietnam War Memorial, the Mobile Carnival Museum and the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.
Some of the best affordable hotels in Mobile, Alabama overlook the parks and gardens of the city. The Mobile Botanical Gardens are a rare find, as are the Bellingrath Gardens and Home. Visitors can also visit the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. Forte Conde is also located here, though it is a reconstruction of the original forte in the region in the 1790's. Enjoy the Spanish architecture that on many of the older buildings and stroll through Bienville Square along Saint Joseph Street.