Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
  • Deals

    Find the best beach vacation deals on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach rentals right here. Browse everything from condos to beach houses and book today!

    • Dining

      From beachside to upscale dining, the restaurants along the Alabama Gulf Coast are serving up some sizzling hot deals and specials! With a variety of cuisine options, you’re sure to find a deal that pleases both your wallet and your taste buds.

    • Attraction Deals

      Thrill seekers, adventurers and site seers, save money and experience more on your beach vacation! From ziplining and parasailing to blasting through waves on a jet ski, or paddling a kayak or canoe, your adventure awaits! Check out these great deals on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach attractions.

    • Spring Deals

      Spring into savings! From long-term to last minute vacation planners, if you’re taking a trip to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach this spring check out these great deals and savings.

    • Summer Deals

      School’s out! It’s time for a summer vacation! Creating memories that will last a lifetime is priceless, but when you find a discounted rate, the memories are even sweeter. Take a peek at these hot summer deals!

    • Fall Deals

      Fall in love with these great deals! Cooler temperatures, lower rates and annual festivals make fall the perfect season to visit Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Check out these festive fall deals!

    • Winter Deals

      Tis’ the season for a warm weather getaway! Mild winter temperatures and lower rates can make your winter vacation dreams a reality! Take a look at the great winter deals in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

    • Photography Specials

      Love going through old photos and reminiscing? While you’re here create a lasting memory of your vacation with a beach portrait souvenir! Check out these great deals local photographers are offering on photo sessions.

    • Romantic Getaways

      With great deals and hassle-free planning it’s easy to take the romantic retreat you’ve always talked about. Experience the magic of a romantic getaway on the Alabama Gulf Coast and refocus on what matters most in life. Browse the deals below and find the perfect retreat for you and your honey.

    • Girlfriend Getaways

      Girlfriend Getaways Gather up your best gal pals! A beach vacation is the perfect place to get away and catch up on much-needed girl time! Choose to do as much or as little as you want; a day at the spa, a shopping spree or just relaxing on the beach. Check out these great deals just for you and the girls! Enjoy!

    • Concert Deals

      Music lovers, are you heading to the Alabama Gulf Coast to hear your favorite band? Our Concerts at the Coast Music Entertainment Series features a long list of concerts the whole family can enjoy. These rockin’ deals offer easy and hassle-free planning on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach lodging options.

    • Special Events Deals

      There’s always something happening on the Alabama Gulf Coast. With a plethora of events year-round, there’s always a great deal to be found. Whether you plan to visit during a certain event, or are exploring all events, check out the great deals listed below.

    • Fishing Deals

      Fishing Deals Reel in the big one and save and with these great fishing deals!

    • Golf Deals

      Save some extra green on these great golf deals and give a whole new meaning to tee time.

  • Stay

    Find Orange Beach and Gulf Shores rentals, condos, hotels and resorts for your next vacation. Experience a new state of tranquility with the laid-back lifestyle of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Go!

    • Search & Availability
      • Availability

        For last-minute weekend getaways, you can’t beat Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Our vacancy list makes planning beach vacations easier than ever!

      • Lodging Options to Fit Your Travel Style

        Gulf Shores and Orange Beach offer a variety of lodging options, including national hotel chains, beachfront condos, beach houses, bed and breakfasts, and RV/camp sites.

    • Beach Houses

      Enjoy spacious Gulf Coast rentals and beach houses for your family or group, and relax as you listen to the gentle sounds of the tide ebbing. Search lodging now!

    • Condos

      Alabama Gulf Coast condo rentals offer amenities ranging from swimming pools and barbecue areas to golf courses and spas. Book today!

      • Search by Building

        Planning on an extended stay or looking for a home-like atmosphere while away? Beach houses are perfect for larger families and groups. Or, maybe you prefer a condominium for a smaller party. Enjoy the peacefulness of a remote location or for more action, pick a spot closer to town. Experience an island-like getaway you’ll not soon forget! Peruse the listings and websites below.

    • Hotels

      Gulf Shores and Orange Beach hotels and motels offer another great option for the beach-loving guest. There are luxury suites, as well as standard hotel rooms for the guest who just wants a spot to drop their beach bag while they’re in between activities. With so many choices, you’re sure to find an Orange Beach or Gulf Shores beachfront hotel that’s just right for you. Discover a new level of hassle-free vacation planning when you book your beach vacation rental.

    • Bed & Breakfasts

      Shaded porches and oaks dripping with Spanish moss recall a simpler, sweeter time when life moved at a slower pace. Experience the Southern charm of the Alabama Gulf Coast with a stay at one of our unique Gulf Shores and Orange Beach bed-and-breakfasts.

    • RVs & Camping

      For the best beach camping on the Gulf Coast, choose Gulf Shores and Orange Beach campgrounds. Plan a family-friendly beach camping vacation today!

    • Pet-Friendly

      Did you know that the Alabama Gulf Coast is one of the most cat- and dog-friendly destinations around? Hit the beach with your best friend this summer!

      • Lodging

        Did you know that the Alabama Gulf Coast is one of the most cat- and dog-friendly destinations around? Hit the beach with your best friend this summer!

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  • Play

    Things to Do in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach, Alabama. Discover a whole new definition of fun when you spend your next vacation on Alabama’s white-sand beaches.

    • Things to Do
      • Calendar of Events

        Check out the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach calendar of events for family friendly and fun things to do on the Gulf Coast of Alabama!

      • Attractions

        Whether vacationing with family, escaping with the one you love or spending a week golfing with the guys, Alabama's Gulf Coast offers the perfect balance of non-stop activity and lay-around-doing-nothing time. Enjoy Gulf Shores attractions such as the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and Fort Morgan.

      • Golf

        Some of the best Alabama golf courses are found on the Gulf Coast golf scene. Search now to find the best Alabama golf courses and reserve your tee time!

      • Shopping

        Gulf Coast shopping options range from art and accessories to apparel and souvenirs. Find what you want or need at Gulf Shores-Orange Beach stores.

      • Health & Beauty

        Pamper yourself and unwind at one of our fabulous Gulf Shores or Orange Beach spas. Find a full list here and plan to melt your stress away.

      • Arts & Museums
    • Beach & Water Sports
      • Explore Beaches & Water Sports

        With all the fun things to do at the beach along Alabama’s gulf coast, you may need to extend your family summer (or anytime) vacation to Gulf Shores-Orange Beach AL.

      • Boating
      • Cruises

        Whether you're reeling in the catch of the day or sightseeing on a dolphin cruise, there's plenty to do and see on an Orange Beach fishing charter or cruise. Experience Gulf Shores and Orange Beach in a whole new way when you fish the back bays of the Alabama Gulf Coast or set sail on the open water.

      • Diving

        Find Orange Beach and Gulf Shores diving locations to discover a whole new world under the surface of the Gulf of Mexico. Plan your getaway today!

      • Specialty Rentals
    • Outdoor Fun
      • Fishing

        Cast your line for deep-sea Gulf Coast fishing adventures in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Fishing charters with expert anglers will guide you on your voyage.

      • Nature & Trails

        Looking for the best places to hike in Alabama? Explore these nature trails around Gulf Shores and Orange Beach for a wonderful and wild experience.

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    • My Vacation
      • Family Fun
      • Girlfriend Getaways

        Need a girls weekend away? Gulf Shores-Orange Beach AL entices BFFs with relaxing spa treatments, exquisite dining, outlet shopping and much more! Book now!

      • Music Lovers

        Connect with your kids, your friends or your family while taking part in the Concerts at the Coast Music Entertainment Series in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

      • Snowbirds

        See why the Alabama Gulf Coast is one of the most popular snowbird destinations — view our snowbird vacation packages and plan to spend the winter here.

      • Couples

        Romantic beach getaways to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are a great way to find relaxation and strengthen your relationship. Start planning today!

      • Voluntourism
      • Homeschooling
      • Active Travel

        Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are the perfect destination for active beach vacations! Find fun fitness activities and plan your trip now.

      • Weddings
      • Families Keep on Summering
      • Keep on Summering
      • Spring Ahead

        Think spring. Think warm days in the sun. Think 32 miles of white-sand beaches between your toes. Now . . . let’s start summering early in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

  • Eat

    Savory, scrumptious and succulent are all words that describe Gulf Coast cuisine. If you’re searching for great, Gulf seafood straight off the boat, look no farther than the restaurants in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach that serve seafood fried, grilled, baked, broiled, blackened, steamed, nude or stewed. You can have your seafood in gumbo or on a po’boy, dressed or undressed, according to your liking. If you’re in the mood for something else, you’ll find a plethora of choices ranging from steaks

  • Plan
    • Apps & Mobile

      It’s easier than ever to plan a beach vacation on Alabama’s white-sand beaches when you use our mobile apps. Search the latest specials on beach condos and find out what restaurant offers nightly music with the Gulf Beaches App. You can even scout out an alternative route to the beach with the Scenic Byway App or get a preview of the hiking and biking trails with the Backcountry App. Discover a new definition of vacation planning when you download these fun and easy mobile apps.

      • Gas Calculator

        Going to Orange Beach/Gulf Shores? Use this road trip gas calculator to find out the fuel cost of one of the best Alabama road trips!

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    • Weather

      With bright sunny summers and warm winters, Alabama Gulf Coast weather offers year round opportunities for beach vacation fun.

    • Get Social
    • Maps & Directions

      How far you are from Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? Enter your zip code to find out and plan your next vacation with our Alabama Gulf Coast maps.

      • Taxis & Transportation

        Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, Alabama taxi and transportation services can provide a shuttle bus or yellow cab. Alabama Gulf Coast visitors check it out!

      • Getting Here

        If you put your compass point on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach and opened it just the littlest bit, you'd see how close we really are to your town. Cities like Atlanta, Chattanooga, Memphis, Nashville and Houston are all just a short day's drive away. And, if you live in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Birmingham, Montgomery or Jackson, you can be here in a few hours.

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    • Enewsletter Signup

      Keep up with your favorite Gulf Coast destinations with the E-Tidings newsletter! Get the scoop on news and upcoming Gulf Coast events. Sign up today!

    • Order a Vacation Guide

      Order your free Alabama Gulf Coast Vacation Guide and a variety of other Gulf Shores / Orange Beach AL guides about Civil War trails, fishing, golf and more.

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    • Welcome Centers

      Find all the vacation planning information you need at the Orange Beach and Gulf Shores welcome centers, open daily.

  • Contact Us

    Your official source for information on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Alabama. Call our vacation experts or visit our Welcome Centers for all your vacation information.

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  • Weddings & Reunions
    • Weddings

      Say “I do” to an unforgettable Alabama Gulf Coast wedding. Fall in love with your ideal Gulf Shores / Orange Beach wedding location online, and we’ll help you plan all the details, so you can relax and enjoy your perfect day in paradise.

    • Reunions

      Gulf Shores / Orange Beach AL is the perfect destination for your next class, group or family reunion. Meeting spaces include traditional meeting rooms in condominiums and hotels that are perfect for an Alabama family reunion to local civic and community centers - ideal for an Alabama class reunion or larger group gathering.

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  • Conventions & Meetings

    Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism wants to be your partner in planning your most successful meeting ever. We can help bring your business meeting or corporate retreat to the Alabama Gulf Coast with a variety of meetings and convention services.

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  • Girlfriends Getaway

    Connecting with longtime and new friends on the beaches and in the shopping centers of Gulf Shores, Alabama.

  • Fall Events Guide

    Fall in love with the fall festivals and 32 miles of sugar-white beaches on Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama


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