Rent an apartment in Gulf Shores Alabama and you will have the Gulf of Mexico as your front yard. Take a drive along Pedro Beach Boulevard to the east and you will reach Pensacola Florida in about 54 minutes. Or if you head inland along the Mobile Bay, you are only about 48 miles from Mobile, AL.
The economy of this area involves mostly tourism. There is a Tanger Outlet Center, museums, restaurants and state parks. Some residents of Gulf Shores rentals may attend Faulkner State Community College.
There are lots of fun things to do that will get you out of your Gulf Shores apartment every day. To start, there are miles of beautiful beaches. The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is home of Animal Planet's The Little Zoo That Could just blocks from the beach. Track Family Recreation Center has go karts, and arcade and thrill rides. Waterville USA is a huge water park open year round. Kids will also love Pirate's Island Adventure Golf. All are located on Gulf Shores Pkwy. Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge a 7,000 acres of wildlife habitat.
Gulf Shores apartments can be found along the Gulf Shores Parkway near the Gulf State Park and heading north past the airport.
A post office in Gulf Shores is located at 2149 West 1st Street. The phone number is 251-968-2231.
Average Rent in Gulf Shores, AL
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