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Gulf State Park Campground

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“bath houses”(23 reviews)
“nature center”(19 reviews)
“camp store”(10 reviews)
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Tennis Court
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We booked this last minute as our reservations in Florida were cancelled the day before we were to leave. I think I'm glad they were. This was an incredible place for my family's 1st long vacation in our camper. We spent 5 days here and...More

1  Thank Heather S
Response from GulfStatePark, Gulf State Park Staff at Gulf State Park CampgroundResponded 27 October 2017

Wow, fantastic! I am so glad you found us and we hope you will come again soon. The upgrades to the park will be finished this year!

Reviewed 14 September 2017

My family just came back from a long weekend at this campground. I must say we will be back!! The bike trails are amazing and endless.. We spent hours riding bikes. Everyone was very nice and friendly. The public restrooms were spotless the entire time...More

Thank dawnsmith222017
Response from GulfStatePark, Gulf State Park Staff at Gulf State Park CampgroundResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review! I agree... the bike trails are so amazing! Come back and see us soon.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Clean, friendly and very well organized campground. Big spaces and many pull-thrus. Paved walking trails and several bike paths. Very, very clean and well lit bath houses. Cute camp store. Lots of sites around the lake and all of it is right across the street...More

Thank Di G
Response from GulfStatePark, Gulf State Park Staff at Gulf State Park CampgroundResponded 6 September 2017

THank you for taking the time to write such an awesome review!

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This park has received my first perfect score. A campground with nearly 500 campsites I expected it to be loud but instead was very quiet. We had a pull through site which was pretty genius the way it was set up. The back of our...More

1  Thank AlishaGeorge
Response from GulfStatePark, Gulf State Park Staff at Gulf State Park CampgroundResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you so much for such a great and helpful review! Check out all of the park enhancements we are working on for 2018 at mygulfstatepark.com including bike and walking overpass right to the beach.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

This review is specifically for the Outpost campsites located in Gulf Shores Campgrounds. It's a bit unclear as to who operates these campgrounds, but hopefully, if you're thinking about camping there, you'll be able to find this review. We had an utterly miserable experience. Part...More

Thank el_panek
Response from GulfStatePark, Gulf State Park at Gulf State Park CampgroundResponded 23 August 2017

I'm very sorry you had a bad experience at The Outpost, thank you for taking the time to write this review as we are always reading them to help us stay aware of areas that need improvement. Thank you again and we hope you will...More

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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (8)
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Hotel & Grounds (68)
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Self-Serve Laundry
Banquet Room
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Tennis Court
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