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Orange Beach Welcome Center

23685 Perdido Beach Blvd., Gulf Shores, AL 36547
1-800-745-7263
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Ranked #4 of 17 Attractions in Gulf Shores
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Detroit, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

White sand, blue water and Palm trees without leaving Alabama!! What a pleasant surprise, Had I arrived there blindfolded I would have thought I was in the Bahamas. A beautiful beach with all the amenities. Loved it, can't wait to go back when the weather is cooler(very hot the day I visited). Easy to reach from the interstate, clean, plenty... More

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Mobile, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Greeted us when we walked in. Very helpful and friendly. Had plenty of maps and brochures. Very clean and comfortable.

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Foley, Alabama
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

They always seems to so happy and friendly every time I've gone in. They go the extra mile to make sure you find places you want to see and things do while in the area. Always friendly and helpful!

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Culpeper, Virginia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Orange Beach has a great shoreline. The sand is white sugar soft. The water was warm and clear. We normally vacation in the Outer Banks NC and it was a great change of pace to visit this gem of a place. Hardly any wave action which was great for our 3 year old and 5 month old. 'Share the Beach"... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

People who work there try to help your needs. They are very friendly and will work to fill your needs.

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Hueytown, Alabama
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The facility is clean and well-maintained. The staff answers questions and printed information area attractions is readily available. We have stopped in to use the restrooms while walking on Beach Blvd. Occasionally they have special displays about events.

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Beaumont, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Welcome Center staff answered all my questions, offered suggestions and directed me to just the right spots for my travel preferences. Very friendly, professional and helpful!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I would recommend if you need some ideas or advice on what to do while at the beach. Found some discount coupons. Ladies at the welcome center were very nice.

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Olathe, Kansas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Great coupons and knowledge! They can give you expert advise of the area, and the savings can not be beat! Menus for the area restaurants where nice, gave you idea of expense.

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Toledo
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

This visiting center had a plethora of pamphlets about the area. The customer service rep said she would be available to answer any questions, yet when I had questions about beach weddings, she redirected me to a website. I had already checked the website before I came to visit, so I didn't want to go to the website, I wanted... More

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