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Get to Know Gulf Shores North

The Gulf Shores North area has experienced rapid commercial and residential growth within the past 10 years. Starting at the Intracoastal Waterway Bridge in Gulf Shores, it stretches north approximately 3 miles along Highway 59. It ends at the south end of Foley at County Road 10.

This area has multiple dining, entertainment, and shopping venues to choose from. Additionally, it is a 5 to 10 minute drive from the beautiful sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, which is a good thing when hurricane season rolls around. It is home to the Gulf Shores Sportsplex, the Wetlands Nature Park, and the soon to be new Zoo location. Gulf Shores North is centrally located making it incredibly convenient for those that commute to Foley, Orange Beach, and almost all other surrounding areas.

Due to the location, home insurance rates are often much more affordable for buyers looking to get the most for their money. The majority of new commercial developments built within Gulf Shores over the last 10 years has occurred in this area. You will find Publix, Super Target, and the Pelican Place shopping center right around the corner from wherever you live in Gulf Shores North.

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Gulf Shores North is mostly comprised of permanent residents living in traditional single family homes within subdivisions. However, there are also townhomes, condos, and apartments found here. From luxury golf course living to moderately priced garden homes, there is a perfect place for buyers with all budgets that want to call this area home. Want to see a home in person? Call us at (251) 747-5932!




Gulf Shores North Lifestyle

There is always something fantastic for all ages in the Gulf Shores North area!

For golfers, the Arnold Palmer designed Craft Farms course offers 36 holes of championship play. Meanwhile, if shopping is on your agenda, then head over to the Pelican Place Shopping Center, where you’ll find many nationally and locally owned retailers. In addition to the great shopping, Pelican Place also offers the Cobb Movie Theatre that features 14 different screens. Oddly enough, they even sell adult beverages. After strolling through the lovely outdoor shopping area of Pelican Place, head south 1 mile to LuLu’s at Homeport Marina for a delicious lunch and a one of a kind view of the barges and boating vessels traveling the Intracoastal Waterway.

If you are interested in flying the friendly skies, the Jack Edwards Airport offers not only regional and chartered flights but also lessons for those wishing to defeat gravity. Southern Airways Express has recently begun to fly into this airport from Memphis, Atlanta, Birmingham, Oxford, and a few other departure cities.

What to Do in Gulf Shores North

Parks, Trails, and Boating

You are only minutes away from the beautiful Gulf Beaches, but for true nature lovers, be sure to visit the Wetlands Nature Park. Bring your hiking boots and binoculars as this park is definitely a top priority for the outdoor enthusiast!

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Wouldn't it be nice to have a few tools and tips to help you get started? These might help! Give us a call if you have questions: (251) 747-5932.

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