Welcome to Gulf Shores, where you're free to take life at your own pace. A true jewel of Alabama, Gulf Shores boasts beaches every bit as good as those in neighboring Florida, but is much more relaxed. By the end of your stay, you'll undoubtedly be planning another trip back. So, start searching for Gulf Shores hotels today, and live it up tomorrow.
From relaxing at the beach hotels in Gulf Shores to having fun at Waterville USA, there's a ton to do here. History buffs won't want to miss Fort Morgan, which has a long and proud history. If you're enthralled by nature, head to the Gulf Shores Museum and learn about the power of hurricanes. If fishing is your thing, visit Gulf State Park Fishing Pier. Nearby, you'll also find an expansive sandy white beach, perfect for sunbathing and swimming. Animal lovers shouldn't miss the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. As you look for hotels in Gulf Shores, consider what you want to do and see. Cheap hotels in Gulf Shores are near attractions, but may not be as close to the coveted beach as a resort.
Good times start at Gulf Shores Public Beach, where you'll find numerous bars and eateries lining the strip. Seafood, especially oysters, is the go-to option here, but there is also plenty of variety. Many establishments hold happy hours as the sun is going down, which is a great way to start the night.
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