One of the most popular places to visit while vacationing in Gulf Shores or the surrounding cities of Fort Morgan, Orange Beach or Perdido Key is the Tanger Outlets.
That’s because you get the best of both worlds—a beautiful beach and an outstanding outlet shopping experience.
With more than 120 outlet stores to choose from, you can accomplish all of your Christmas, birthday and anniversary shopping for the rest of the year. Plus, if you happen to leave something behind and only realize it when you get to your Gulf Shores vacation condo or house rental, help is just a short drive to the north!
Tanger definitely fulfills its mission is to provide significant savings to shoppers, the latest and most popular retail brands, and a customer experience that is second-to-none.
Apparel For All
Everyone in your family can find a store that will suit their personal style, whether you have a teen who insists on only the trendiest jeans at rue21 or young toddlers who still rely on you to make all of their fashion choices.
Children’s apparel options include Carter’s, Crazy 8, Gap Outlet, Gymboree Outlet, Journeys Kidz and The Children’s Place, among others.
Little girls love hanging out at Claire’s to see the latest fashion trends in accessories, while mom might want to check out the Vera Bradley store or the Coach store before heading over to Sunglass Hut to pick up a new pair of Maui Jim or Ray-Ban sunglasses.
Some of the top brand have outlet stores in this mall, which means you can clothe your entire family for considerably less than you'd pay at a retail store.
Some of the options include Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Taylor Factory Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Charlotte Russe Outlet, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Jos. A. Bank, Kate Spade New York, Michael Kors, New York & Company Outlet, Polo Ralph Lauren, T.J. Maxx and Talbots.
Looking for athletic apparel? There’s no shortage of that either, with options including Under Armour, Nike and Adidas.
There are numerous shops that carry the most popular footwear styles, such as Adidas, Bass Factory Outlet, Clarks Outlet, Crocs outlet, Johnston & Murphy, Journeys, Nike Factory Store, Shoe Carnival, Under Armour and White House Black Market.
If you're in need of some odds and ends for your home, be it a kitchen tool or some decorations for a season or holiday, you can pick up decor items at any number of stores in the outlet mall.
Feel like making a rich beef stew to keep you warm when you return home to cooler weather? Invest in a Le Creuset Dutch oven, and you may never need to buy a pot again.
You can also grab beach items for the kids at Toys"R"Us so they can play for hours in the gorgeous Alabama sun.
Gentlemen, if you plan on popping the question while you take your special lady to the Gulf beaches, you may want to get a ring at Zales or Kay Jewelers to truly wow your future bride.
New Shops To Browse
Some of the newest shops at Tanger include Yankee Candle, where you can pick up not only scented candles of all sizes but also cute accessories to complement your candles.
Adding to the fun, Bath & Body Works is on its way to Tanger and is slated to open soon.
Find yourself at Tanger around lunchtime, or need to refuel with a quick snack? Check out the new Beef Jerky Outlet, Bella’s Pizza, Chick Wrap or Harry & David. Also new is Rock N Roll Sushi. There’s even a Starbucks Coffee on site to help you keep up your energy for more shopping!
The array of shops at Tanger Outlet Center may surprise you, and the prices will make your day even sunnier, so be sure to set aside a few hours to take advantage of the opportunities just a few minutes from your vacation home.