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Gulf Shores Welcome Center

3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2717
+1 800-745-7263
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We visited the info center to get some ideas where to visit and found the lady at the center more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LloydminsterTykie
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Lloydminster
They definably know if he area

I had a total of 18 people from Michigan coming to town for a week. A stop here is crucial to a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AlnSue
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Ocqueoc, MI
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Both welcome centers are open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the summer season (mid-May through mid-August), the center hours are extended to 6 p.m. on weekdays, and the weekend hours change to 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The centers are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2717
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the info center to get some ideas where to visit and found the lady at the center more than helpful, Very knowledgeable and eager to help us.

Thank LloydminsterTykie
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for stopping in. We are open seven days a week, so please stop back by if you need anything.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a total of 18 people from Michigan coming to town for a week. A stop here is crucial to a good time to see if he sight, resturant s, and activities. I loaded up on the info that was needed and displayed on...More

Thank AlnSue
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping in to visit, and we look forward to seeing you again shortly.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best welcome center I have been to. Always a day one stop for discounts, menu's, find new places and information. Staff is great and very knowledgeable. Clean and welcoming, great restrooms.

Thank Abenture9
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. We are humbled! Have a wonderful vacation on our beaches, and remember we are here seven days a week if you need anything.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always full of great coupons. Restaurants and events coupons are plentiful. Be sure to get the coupon booklets. Saves a lot.

Thank Nommie2
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. We are happy you came in to visit with us and very glad you found everything you needed. Please be sure to stop by again on your next visit to the area.

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We are down for tge week for my son's graduation. Stopped in, very nice building and staffed by very friendly and helpful people. They answered all our questions and gave us a few recommendations on what to do for the week

Thank Jim K
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for stopping by to visit with us. We are very proud of our building, and we thank you for noticing. Please be sure to stop by and visit with us again.

Reviewed 24 October 2017

The welcome center is in a new attractive building. The staff is welcoming and helpful. There is a great variety of well organized information and coupons.

Thank 910eae
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are very proud of our building. We hope you were able to find everything you needed while you were here. If not, we are open 8am-5pm daily should you need anything else.

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Was very nice and I found some useful information to help me find some things to do cheap while in gulf shores.

Thank christieNchris
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

We are glad you stopped by and was able to find some things to do while visiting Gulf Shores. We are open 7 days a week should you need more ideas!

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Even as a local, you can find some information at the Welcome Center. We live about a half hour away but have stopped in for info on local restaurants and shops. We came in this time looking for a good place to eat. They always...More

Thank Ramblingman163
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for stopping in to see us. We love for locals to visit with us too. Stop in any time you are in the area.

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful facility, with a bevy of brochures and information, all very well organized, by restaurant, attraction, history, etc. The attendant here was super friendly and knowledgeable about the area.

Thank Laurieuhoo
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for stopping in to see us. We are glad that you found everything you were looking for. We are here for you seven days a week, so if you need anything else on your vacation, please stop in and see us.

Reviewed 26 September 2017

The building is exceptionally clean (restroom too). The people are friendly, helpful and very knowledgeable about the area. They even had a charging station for our cell phones! We left with load of brochures and coupons for food and activities.

Thank ned4me
ALGulfCoastCVB, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Shores Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

We are glad you stopped in and our charging stations were useful to you. If you need any more coupons or brochures, please stop by. We are open 7 days a week.

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Nany M
6 April 2017|
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Response from ALGulfCoastCVB | Property representative |
Splashing in the Gulf can be an enjoyable experience, but be mindful of the current surf conditions. Stop by the welcome center for a handout about surf conditions and the beach flags and their meanings.
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shell2008
18 March 2017|
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Response from ALGulfCoastCVB | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. We do not have an area that you can swim with or pet the dolphins as they are federally protected. However, we have several companies in the area that offer dolphin cruises where you can see the... More
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Maria D
15 March 2017|
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Response from ALGulfCoastCVB | Property representative |
Maria, thank you for contacting us. We have a vacation guide that we would be more than happy to mail you. You can fill out our quick and easy online form under the plan section on our website.
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