Combining the captivating natural scenery of Gulf State Park and the design of Earl Stone, our 18-hole championship golf course offers an exceptional experience and the natural beauty found only on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Opened in 1974, Refuge boasts 6,593 yards of beautifully landscaped courses, a driving range, putting green, pro shop, and our delicious  Refuge Grill. 


Gulf State Park is home to many types of wildlife including alligators. Please be aware at all times. Please see  Alligators in Gulf State Park

Hours of Operation
7am to 5pm
7 days a week

Contact Information
21425 State P:ark Road 2
Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542

(251) 948-4653


Gulf State Park: The Refuge Golf Course



Green Fees


  • Regular: $27.50
  • Senior: $23.50
  • Child: $13.00


  • Regular: $16.50
  • Senior: $14.00
  • Child: $11.00

Cart Fees
(no discounts)

  • 18 holes: $16.00
  • 9 holes: $10.00 
  • Pull cart: $6.00


  • Clubs: $21.00
  • Range balls: $5.00
  • Children rates are good for those 12 years of age and under.

    The Refuge Golf Club at Gulf State Park


    Did you know that Gulf State Park has a beautiful 18 hole golf course? Well, now you do! Along with the Refuge Golf Club, we also have a Pro Shop for all your golf gear needs, and the Refuge Grill that features draft beers and delicious menu items! For just $39.99, you can play 18 holes (including cart fee!), or stop by any day at 1:00pm for our mid-day special of just $32.50. Check out this video featuring our golf professional, Harry Dwyer, to get a glimpse of what we have to offer, or call (251) 948-4653 to book your tee time! Thanks again to the wonderful Steve Braswell for capturing our beautiful golf course!