Contact Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism

Cover This 100-page magazine offers a photographic tour of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, with complete listings of area accommodations, things to do, places to eat, festivals and events, Leave Only Footprints information and area maps.

Your Alabama Gulf Coast Vacation Guide will be mailed on the next business day and will arrive within 3-6 business days.

The CVB operates two Welcome Centers where visitors can pick up information on local attractions and events, not to mention helpful tips and directions from our Hospitality and Information experts.


The Gulf Shores center is located on Highway 59 (3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy) just north of the Intracoastal Waterway. The Orange Beach center (23685 Perdido Beach Blvd) can be found on Highway 182 East about ¼ mile west of  Fork and Fin. (Look for the bright blue roof. ) Stay in touch from our two computer terminals located at the Orange Beach office. Both locations offer free wireless Internet service.


Both welcome centers are open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The centers are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

Contact Us

You can reach us at 1-800-745-SAND (7263) or [email protected].

Gulf Shores Welcome Center - Hospitality & Information Department

3459 Gulf Shores Parkway (Hwy. 59 south)
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-7511 or 800-745-SAND

Orange Beach Welcome Center & Administrative Offices

23685 Perdido Beach Blvd. (Hwy. 182)
Orange Beach, AL 36561
251-974-1510 or 800-982-8562

Alabama Gulf Coast Convention & Visitors Bureau

PO Drawer 457
Gulf Shores, AL 36547

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