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The Jack Warner at NorthRiver

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02/06/2017 03/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful room with king bed. Small hotel but not too large. friendly staff that made you feel welcome. Excellent continental breakfast in the library. Laid back, relaxed atmosphere. off the main drag but set in a wooded area with an outstanding golf course on site. Will definitely stay here again.

Thank Gerald B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel because it was the only room available in Tuscaloosa the weekend we went. It turned out that it was a bit far from campus - it took us 10-15 minutes to get to our daughter's dorm; however, it was right next door to the Yacht Club, which her sorority had booked for a parents' weekend cocktail...

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the second time we have stayed at The Jack Warner, both times to celebrate a wedding attended by many friends and family members. The setting on Lake Tuscaloosa and adjacent to the North River Yacht Club is simply gorgeous. The inn is filled with antiques and artwork collected by noted Alabama industrialist and philanthropist, Jack Warner. If you're...

Thank kblp
Rhonda M, General Manager at The Jack Warner at NorthRiver, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about The JACK WARNER at NorthRiver. We take great pride in providing the best guest experience possible. Each department contributes to the over- appearance and image of our facility. We make every effort to fulfill every request from our guest and to create a welcoming, comfortable and warm atmosphere. We appreciate you taking the...

Madison, Mississippi
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I went here while my daughter visited a gym camp. I was extremely impressed. The landscaping was out of this world. The statues were very eloquent. The staff was extremely friendly. The golf course was in immaculate shape. It provided but a scenic and challenging experience for both the experienced and inexperienced golfer. I'll definitely play here again. Please note...

Thank Rodericklrichardson
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stayed two nights for a football weekend. Check in very easy, very friendly staff and helpful.Rooms are nice nothing fancy plenty of room. Property is beautiful, plenty of area for nice long walks, yacht club, golf course and water fountains to enjoy while walking. Continental breakfast was okay nothing outstanding. VERY quiet and restful out of the way location.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The hotel wasn't the normal type of hotel we are used to staying. It was more of a themed and rustic looking hotel. The roo was smaller and we had a lot of trouble with the AC and humidity in the room. The bed wasn't comfortable at all. The breakfast was a minimal type with cereal, pastries, fruit and beverages:...

Thank Walter T
Reviewed 29 August 2016

From the time on the phone to make our reservation to and throughout our stay at this magnificent property, it has been years since we have had such a delightful experience. The owner is a hands-on proprietor whose goal is nothing short of excellence. The facility wreaks of cleanliness, atmosphere and extremely well-trained courteous staff. We have found a home...

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful property. Rooms were very well decorated and clean. Comfy beds and pillows. Disappointed that we did mot have the use of a pool, you had to be a member of the Yacht club. Georgeous grounds for strolling.

Thank Suzanne L T
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a wedding. It's gorgeous and would make an excellent kid free weekend away. However, the stairs overlooking the lobby completely freaked me out because my son could easily fit between the rails! We had multiple key issues and when I sat on the bench in our room to put my shoes on, the legs came off, dropping...

Thank jodlynn95
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We loved the location. Our room was clean, but dated. Parking lot filled with potholes and not maintained. Rates seem to vary for graduation weekend as our party all had different rates. We were told that we could not bring in our own wine or beer, but we noticed others on the patio with coolers and plastic cups apparently enjoying...

Thank dallasgrandma2016

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the art of relaxation in our wooded setting, explore the beauty of Lake Tuscaloosa and enjoy the peace that The Jack Warner brings to your vacation; located only 12 miles from Tuscaloosa. Whether it's golf, tennis, swimming, fitness, art or garden tours, there are endless opportunities to enjoy the natural and cultural habitat of The Jack Warner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Jack Warner at NorthRiver

Address: 2700 Yacht Club Way NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406-1125 (Formerly Yellowhammer Inn & Conference Center)
Region: United States > Alabama > Tuscaloosa
Price Range: €148 - €211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Jack Warner at NorthRiver 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Yellowhammer Hotel Tuscaloosa
Yellowhammer Inn And Conference Center
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#11 Family Hotel in Tuscaloosa
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“Stay on first floor which is really one floor below the lobby. You enter the hotel on the second floor.”
, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny.”
GraetelS, 18 Jul 2015 | Read review
“It's a little far removed from the University and the Tuscaloosa strip (approximatley 10 miles), but it's by far the nicest hotel and experience in the area.”
jeffbT9792SH, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Suite very comfortable with large bed, quiet, large bathroom, room with couch and chairs and two flatscreen TVs.”
Connie759, 16 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Though dated, the suites are expansive and have a lot of room.”
828marck, 29 Sep 2014 | Read review
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