Shopping in Gulf Shores is almost as popular a pastime as lounging on the beach. Whether you're looking for souvenirs to take home or trendy new duds for an evening out, chances are you'll find them in one of the area's shops, malls, or outlet stores. The shops in Gulf Shores and nearby communities carry everything from discount clothing and housewares to one-of-a-kind artwork, quirky antiques, and hand-crafted jewelry.
Our list of stores, malls, and outlet centers will help you plan your Gulf Shores shopping excursion.
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