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    El Governor Motel

    1701 West Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (142)
          Room & Suite (30)
          Pool & Beach (19)
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good40%
          • Average15%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “tiki bar” (24 reviews)
          “fish house” (7 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Poolside Bar
          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair Access
          Private Balcony
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          Mainstay Suites
          257 reviews
          #2 of 7 hotels in Port Saint Joe
           
          Port Inn
          267 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Port Saint Joe
           
          Comfort Suites
          64 reviews
          #8 of 31 hotels in Panama City
           
          Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Panama City
          343 reviews
          #25 of 31 hotels in Panama City
           
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          111 - 115 of 360 reviews

          Reviewed 16 November 2015

          I have been reluctant to write a review the last four years because I did not want people to find out about this marvelous place. The rooms are clean, prices reasonable, staff friendly, and the view, heavenly. We have spent our last four anniversaries there,...More

          2  Thank Daniel Nixon T
          Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

          Typical older beach hotel, nice clean rooms with great views. Great location at a decent price. I would recommend to friends. Room has refrigerator & microwave. My friend and I got adjoining rooms, opened the doors and had our own suite. Slept to the sound...More

          Thank pacht111
          Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

          My husband have driven through Mexico Beach on several occasions but never stayed there. We corrected that this past weekend. Can't say enough good about El Governor. Ready other reviews about it being dated and I guess maybe it is. The annex was a wonderful...More

          Thank htarr58
          Reviewed 5 November 2015

          Everyone was friendly and helpful!! Mexico Beach was beautiful. Everything in Mexico Beach was fun. The surrounding areas were fun also! The shops were very interesting! Getting shrimp steamed for dinner was delicious!

          Thank cyndyivey
          Reviewed 3 November 2015

          Chose property based on prior TA reviews. Older and in need of up dates but some work is in progress. Has kitchenette, 5-floors, all rooms face ocean. Beach only few feet away. Strong smell of cleaning products, but on plus side one has reason to...More

          1  Thank Lucas-Knob
          Mainstay Suites
          257 reviews
          #2 of 7 hotels in Port Saint Joe
           
          Port Inn
          267 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Port Saint Joe
           
          Comfort Suites
          64 reviews
          #8 of 31 hotels in Panama City
           
          Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Panama City
          343 reviews
          #25 of 31 hotels in Panama City
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 125
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Florida >
          • Florida Panhandle >
          • Mexico Beach
          • Also Known As
          • El Governor Hotel Mexico Beach ,
          • El Governor Mexico Beach ,
          • Mexico Beach El Governor
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          Traveller (142)
          Room & Suite (30)
          Pool & Beach (19)
          Dining (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (89)
          Bathroom (1)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          lttlelola
          whats the reservation system like? pay complete at book or when checking in? also whats the general room rates in may?
          1 February 2017|
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          Response from RogerT263 | Reviewed this property |
          Please call the hotel
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          Joan Dickinson B
          Are pets allowed
          12 January 2017|
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          Response from mcbritton | Reviewed this property |
          No pets are allowed.
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          norma F
          What dishes,pots and pans etc. are provided in the double bed rooms ?
          31 October 2016|
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          Room Tips
          "If you are concerned about bar noise(We heard none) get a room on the west end, on an upper floor"
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          "Try and get an end room if possible but they are all good."
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          "The annex is literally right on the beach. You hear the waves at night."
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          "We stayed in the annex both times, didn't try the hotel itself."
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