Whether you're headed off on a whirlwind escape or a long and leisurely adventure, it's best to know a few facts about Gulf Shores before setting off.
The state capital of Alabama, Montgomery, can be found 170 miles (274 kilometers) to the northeast. What's more, you'll find Foley 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the north of Gulf Shores.
Traveling is all about meeting people, so why not make friends with a few of the 10,000 locals who reside in this part of Southwest Alabama?
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Whether you want to shell out on accommodations or you just want someplace to use as a base, you'll find what you're looking for in Gulf Shores. With 1,441 properties on Travelocity, you'll have no problem catching those Zs after a day of amazing adventures.
You're on vacation! It's the ideal time to indulge in life's little luxuries. Spend a couple of nights at the San Carlos 1409 - 3 Br condo or the Gulf Front - West Beach and enjoy excellent service and a stylish room.
Heading into Mobile Regional Airport (MOB)? After you've hopped off the aircraft and claimed your luggage, the heart of Gulf Shores will be only 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast from here.
Planning to explore the surrounding regions of Gulf Shores? A rental car will surely be useful here. Search through the variety of options on Travelocity, select your favorite and hit the road!
Waterville USA is a thrilling water adventure. On a hot day, this is the ideal spot to cool off and relax.
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Spend some time under the sun and enjoy some exercise at Gulf State Park, one of the area's most well-known parks.
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Kids of all ages will be enchanted by the variety of animal species that you can learn about at Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo.
Visit Gulf Shores for its individual culture and style. Though, you've also got world-renowned attractions right on your doorstep! 35 miles (56 kilometers) away is Mobile. Many travelers use this destination as a base to visit the world-famous attraction, the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park.
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