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BEST WESTERN on the Beach

337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, AL 36547
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Ranked #4 of 23 hotels in Gulf Shores
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a great vacation! Best Western on the beach was very nice! Stayed beach side so we had a fabulous view of the ocean. Room was very clean and had nice, comfortable beds with a kitchenette which made it very convenient. Being right on the beach, we just went down the elevator and right out to the beach. Staff was... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staff was super. Every one was so nice and helpful. The rooms were nice, beds were super soft. Great view of the beach from our room. The desk clerks at check in were very nice and gave us a great room beach side. Hotel's location is close to many attractions in Gulf Shores. Parking lot gives you easy access to... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a great time thanks to the staff at Best Western. Rooms were comfortable, view was gorgeous and food was super. The Hotel had easy access to beach. There was plenty of parking close to the hotel which made for ease in unloading your vehicle. Rates were very reasonable. Will recommend to family and friends!

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Northport, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall the location of the hotel is great, the room is nice but could be cleaner, the cleaning staff should wear hair nets at all times to prevent their hairs from being left behind in the bathroom and on the clean towels, the hotel restaurant should provide an allergy menu for people with shellfish allergies so we can at least... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay the location was great, the view was wonderful, great rooms and the beds wee so comfortable you rested and relaxed and felt so refreshed! The desk clerks were very very nice and helpful, Heather went over and beyond was courtesy, police , professional and friendly I give her 5 stars alone! We will definitely go back... More

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Northport, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful and friendly staff.They answered every question i had and went out of their way to make sure i had a great time while visiting the Best Western on the beach. The room was clean and had comfortable beds with extra cold air. I enjoyed eating breakfast at the Pancake house on the first floor every morning. The maid... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been to a beach in years. Last weekend before school started was very busy but not early on a Sunday in the Bible Belt (Thank you holy rollers) easily found parking just steps away for only $5. Had a great time with the kids. Front Desk was very helpful.

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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 so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon! More

Winder, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great great location very friendly could have been maintained a little better beautiful waterfall that was not operational would recommend nice size rooms was grateful we were able to find accommodations last minute after our nightmare with the holiday in express

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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 and much appreciated feedback! I am sorry to hear your stay with the holiday inn was not enjoyable but am thrilled to hear we were able to salvage your trip and exceed your expectations! Thank you again for your patronage and we hope to see you again soon! More

Russellville, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just wanted to relax, stay on the beach for a few days and not have to drive anywhere. This place was just what I needed- right on the water, beautiful beach, wonderful view from my room, and the bed was very comfortable. Walked to 3 different restruants and a little shopping. The kitchenette was very handy. Yes, this is... More

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Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place to stay in Gulf Shores. The beach view and access are great. The rooms are nicely furnished, roomy and clean. The staff at this hotel is the friendliest I have ever dealt with. I have stayed at numerous hotels all across the country and you will never find a staff that is nicer or more... More

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Address: 337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, AL 36547
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Location: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
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Best Western On The Beach Hotel Gulf Shores
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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf Shores
Number of rooms
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