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BEST WESTERN on the Beach

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337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, AL 36547
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I am a local in Gulf Shores and love going to the Island Pancake House! The resturaunt has great food and great service! It's worth going to and would definately be a great amenity to have when staying on vacation!

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Megan T, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your much appreciated feedback! I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed dining at our Island Pancake House and we hope for the pleasure of your return! More 

Marion, Arkansas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were satisfied with this hotel but it is not the quality of the Hampton that is the same price and the Hampton has a free hot breakfast as does the Holiday Inn. The breakfast at this hotel is about $25 or more. We just wanted to stay someplace different. We would not hesitate to stay here again if the... More 

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Megan T, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your much appreciated feedback. I am happy to hear you would stay with us again and we look forward to your return! More 

Stanwood, Ohio, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very clean and staff very freindly. A mix-up on the billing but looks to be corrected.The beach area is very clean and close to many great eateries! Foley Alabama is just north and is also a great place to visit and eat. (Lamberts!!!) Certainly would stay here again and will recommend such to family and friends. It happened to be... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The good: conveniently located near restaurants, nightlife and beach. Restaurant onsite has superb view and ok food The bad: If this property wasn't on the beach I wouldn't stay there. Boring bland room in need of some polish. Room seemed cheap and unimaginative. I stay at BWs exclusively and this one lowers the bar considerably.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleasantly pleased with our choice of hotel! We chose an ocean view room. The room had two double beds, kitchenette, balcony etc. the room was clean and comfortable. The person who checked us in (sorry no name, however she was short) was friendly and efficient. We were there during Spring break, and while the beach was lively our... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Best Western on the Beach is phenomenal! Some friends of ours invited us to join them on this spontaneous trip, and we remain elated that we did even a couple of weeks removed from our stay. We stayed in 2 ocean front connecting rooms, and this set-up was perfect for a family of 3 and a family of 4.... More 

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Fremont, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was fantastic from the minute we arrived here! The hotel staff was outstanding the entire time. We often asked for housekeeping to return at a later time, for extra towels to be delivered, and asked for plenty of recommendations and the staff was always happy to help. The night ladies, Michelle and Sonya, were amazing as well as... More 

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Alto Pass, Illinois
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location..easy parking...pool and hot tub needed work...loved the balcony...needs updating for the cost...close to beach...nice workers...kitchen was a plus since we always had take homes...but was pricey!!!

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Older hotel right on the beach with a great view. Remodeled nicely, especially the bathroom, but still has that slightly musty smell, weird stains on the ceiling ambience that all the older hotels on the coast seem to have. Was supposed to have a kitchenette, but room only had a small fridge. $200 a night for on the beach during... More 

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De Kalb, Mississippi
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for Spring Break 2015. We had a wonderful time. It was the best vacation that we have had together in years. Great night's rest. Very helpful and friendly staff. It was all that we hoped for it to be.

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Megan T, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your positive feedback! I am thrilled to hear you and your wife enjoyed spring break 2015 at the Best Western on the Beach! Guest satisfaction is our number one priority and am so happy we were able to accomplish that for you! Thank you again we hope to see you again soon! More 

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