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Tupelo, Mississippi, United States
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We visited Gulf Shores for the 1st time this weekend. Happened to walk in to ask a question about their Pancake House and Heather was so awesome that we ended up changing hotels and staying there Sunday night. The room was very big and comfortable with any amenities that we needed. We were directly on the beach with an awesome...

Thank Neely T
Gallion, Alabama
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

When I arrived I was in a room on the street side - the staff, Heather I think, was very helpful & moved me to a beachside view! Plenty of parking, staff all very good, property to notch! My only negative was night latch not attached to the wall. Did not eat breakfast, wasted to, looked so delicious!

Thank Maimau44
Baton Rouge, United States
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The Best Western was optimally located for Hangout. amazing location. nice, clean room. The staff was excellent. Very attentive, kind, and genuinely interested in making sure we had everything we needed. Healther, Stephanie, and Michelle Rock!

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Thank Shannon H
Topeka, KS
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very old and our door didn't shut well enough for me to feel comfortable there. The price is outrageous for such an old hotel and they don't even offer the usual free coffee and breakfast. They do have a restaurant that they recommend but don't even give you a coupon for a discount. The staff was friendly...

Thank leighnrogTopeka_KS
Reviewed 21 May 2016

The hotel is old. That the building is old is obvious. The halls are narrow and have a musty smell. The hall carpet was dirty. The room was just adequate. The room did have a small refrigerator and microwave. The bathroom was barely adequate and way to small. The 'balcony" was small with old plastic chairs. The ocean view was...

Thank SJNMom
Albertville, United States
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Clean bed. No bugs seen. Hot shower. Carpet in the room and halls looked like it was from the 70's. My daughter's socks turned black from walking only in the room. Can not recommend until this place has some major renovations. Also, if you need a crib, there is only one available for the entire place. My buddy rented it...

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Thank Bobby S
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay. Rooms clean, very friendly staff from checkin to checkout. You have to try blueberry cheesecake pancakes. They are not on the menu but were recommended by our waitress. The hotel motto is "Aim to please" and they really do try. We will stay here again next time we are in Gulf Shores.

1Thank Millie S
Saint Augustine, United States
Reviewed 17 May 2016

the location was perfect, the staff was friendly, the accommodations were superb! We stayed in our of the private cottages, I loved that we had all the pleasures of home. The huge front porch allows you to hear the waves crash, smell the salt air, but still enjoy the privacy of a residence. The house was well stocked and the...

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1Thank Ray E
Jeju, South Korea
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We spent three nights at the Gulf Shores Best Wedtern on the Beach. The pillow top beds were fantastic as were the pillows because there were both 2 soft and 2 firm pillows on each bed. The toiletries were also good quality, Bath & Body Works. The hotel itself is modest looking but you can't beat the location. The beach...

1Thank Frieda Christin... M
Brandon, Mississippi
Reviewed 16 May 2016

This was our first time staying on the beach during a vacation. it was a great experience. locations was very nice. over all the hotel and price was a good deal as well. We are very pleased. We look forward to booking with them again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN on the Beach

Address: 337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6505
Region: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Price Range: €109 - €305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN on the Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
Best Western On The Beach Hotel Gulf Shores
Gulf Shores Best Western
Best Western Gulf Shores
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf Shores
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf Shores
#5 Family Hotel in Gulf Shores
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