Visit Our Welcome Centers in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
Open daily, the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Welcome Centers are your one-stop shop for learning everything there is to know about our destination.
“Where is the nearest public beach access?”
“Who serves fried shrimp AND fried oysters?”
“What things can you do on a rainy day in Gulf Shores?”
At our Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Welcome Centers, we have answers to all of these questions and more. Whether you’re a new or longtime visitor of Alabama’s beaches, the welcome centers are great places to go to find out what’s happening in the destination. Our knowledgeable, friendly and local vacation specialists are here daily to answer all of your questions and to help your vacation go as smoothly as possible.
When you open the doors of either welcome center, you’ll be greeted by large racks displaying a variety of brochures, rack cards and other collateral. With so much to do, see and eat in the area, it can be hard to decide what to add to your beach itinerary. Here, you’ll discover vacation inspiration for attractions, restaurants, activities and events.
Check all the latest news and events happening in the area with the Mullet Wrapper, the Island’s locally owned paper. You can pick up a free copy at either of our Welcome Centers.
Before you head out to the beach, we encourage you to check the weather and water conditions. We provide tide calendars that offer tide times and charts for our beaches.
Our vacation specialists look forward to seeing you at the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Welcome Centers on your next Alabama beach vacation. Scroll down for the addresses, phone numbers and two short videos describing each of the centers and what they have to offer.
Be sure to stop by one of our Welcome Centers during your trip to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach for vacation ideas!