Gorgeous beaches, family attractions and famous annual events make Gulf Shores our most popular stretch of paradise. The city is built for convenience, with a walkable downtown full of great restaurants, shopping centers and fun entertainment venues. Condos and charming beachfront homes provide easy access to all Gulf Shores has to offer. And it’s all built around some of the most beautiful Gulf Coast beaches in the country.
Fun in the sun awaits at Gulf Place, the city’s main public beach, where miles of sand and surf are complemented by amenities like open-air pavilions, comfortable bathhouses, volleyball courts, picnic and play areas, and several beachfront restaurants. Visitors can make a splash with fun activities like watersports, parasailing, jet skiing, and body surfing. You can also explore beyond the beaches to enjoy Gulf Shores attractions like thrilling theme parks, the state’s #1 zoo, and the award-winning Gulf State Park.