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Orange Beach, Alabama


The warm water and soft white sand aren't the only attractions for this low-key Gulf Coast destination. When your child has had her fill of the ocean, Orange Beach offers a multitude of other fun family activities, including dolphin cruises, deep-sea fishing, mini golf, and ice cream parlors. The beachfront boasts welcoming hotels and budget-friendly condominiums, making Orange Beach a fun and affordable getaway.

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