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Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Vacation Planning

Now that you’ve decided to vacation on Alabama’s white-sand beaches, the fun begins with the planning! Do you want to fish all day and dance all night or does your vacation wish list include shopping and spa treatments? Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are perfect for family getaways, with sand castle building and family-friendly restaurants. Couples seeking a weekend escape will feel pampered in plush, luxury condominiums. Whatever your vacation style, you’ll discover it all in the laid-back coastal lifestyle of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

Specialty Rentals

Pack up the kayaks, paddleboards and bikes, and venture off the beaten path to discover all Gulf Shores and Orange Beach has to offer. From nature trails, lakes and back bays to a zip line! Need to rent outdoor equipment? Check out our specialty rentals including kayaks, paddleboards, bikes, jet skis and even beach chairs!

Photographers

Set aside time with a local photographer to capture your vacation memories. Whether you’re looking for family, bridal and wedding or reunion sessions our talented local photographers are here to help you capture life’s most treasured moments.

Caterers

Planning a large event or dinner party? Local caterers offer a menu selection from a variety of cuisine options. Learn more about caterers in the area and how they can help make food the centerpiece of your event.

Weddings and Reunions

Planning a wedding or reunion in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? Find out more about special event rentals, entrainment, florists and much more.


Planning Tools

There are several tools and resources available to assist  in your beach vacation planning. Get your copy of the 2015 Orange Beach and Gulf Shores Vacation Guide and pursue the options for your upcoming getaway. Stay in-the-know on Gulf Coast happenings by signing up for our monthly E-Tidings Alabama Gulf Coast newsletter. You may also download one of our handy apps to find information on places to stay, dine and shop, plus all the fun things to do here at the beach.