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Gulf Shores Welcome Center

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Address: 3150 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Phone Number: 18007457263
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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I wish we had stopped at the Welcome Center on our 1st day in town instead of on the 3rd day, as the assistance we received from Renee was top notch. She was extremely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Donna K
Fort Morgan, Alabama
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Fort Morgan, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wish we had stopped at the Welcome Center on our 1st day in town instead of on the 3rd day, as the assistance we received from Renee was top notch. She was extremely knowledgeable and she quickly guided us and gave us personalized attention with a smile. She also pointed us to coupons for restaurants and local attractions (e.g.,a... More 

Thank Donna K
Manteno, Illinois
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was great here. They had lots of recommendations for things to do and see while we were there. They had useful coupons.

Thank Donna L
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed by the helpfulness and knowledge of the staff. They recommended where to go to inquire about seasonal rentals / good places to eat and places of interest in the community. Lots of good material to take with and coupons.

Thank GrammaDi
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91 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very friendly and helpful staff. It ahs been ears since we have been here. Much has changed. The staff was very welcoming, answered our questions, made good suggestions, and made sure we got all the necessary maps and brochures.

Thank Arkansastraveler69
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped to get information to send to our daughter. Lots off handout available. Ladies working were nice and helpful!

Thank Robert F
Bon Secour, Alabama
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61 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have some friendly working in here that can really help you find what your interested in, they can tell you about places to eat or our neat little zoo and if they have new born tigers you can go play with them, one of my most favorites places to eat is Wolf bay Lodge on county rd 20, have... More 

Thank Kathy A
Flossmoor, IL, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at the Welcome Center are upbeat and informative. The help find information and discount coupons for restaurants and housing in the area.

Thank Michael W
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Great for info. on surrounding sites and free stuff. very friendly staff. it was very clean and comfortable. great views of the ocean and the dunes.

Thank Stephen H
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

We stopped in the get some info, talked with a very nice lady who helped us find info that interested us

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Munford, Alabama
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114 reviews
102 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

This is a great place to get information and sometimes discount coupons for the area. If you have never been to Gulf Shores, you may want to start here.

Thank sueylt

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