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Magnolia Bay Hotel & Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   9379 Canal Road, Gulfport, MS 39503 (Formerly Crystal Inn Hotel and Suites)
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Ranked #15 of 28 Hotels in Gulfport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were quite large and clean. Beds were surprisingly comfortable, slept well. We were on the opposite side of the freeway so did not hear traffic. Hotel needs some upgrading in the pool and courtyard areas but not what I was here for.

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Brandon, Mississippi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This room was the perfect size for my fiance, myself and toddler. I have a lot of room for her to play and have her pack and play out. The bed was comfy and spacious, I liked the channel lineup even though we only watched a little bit of Disney junior. The A/C didn't work very well and the room... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Went in expecting the worst & while the hotel can certainly use some updates, especially in the public areas, it wasn't too terrible. Staff was friendly. Weird smells in halls and elevator. WiFi was slow / useless. Didn't try the pool or free breakfast. It's newly renovated but I have a feeling the hard and soft goods will not last... More

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Milton, Florida
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is THE WORST HOTEL I have ever been to. The smell was like a landfill, the carpet felt like your feet stuck to it, I complained about the smell and was given a bottle of air freshner. I slept with my clothes on and walked around with my shoes on. I felt like in the morning did I really... More

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Richmond, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This IS NOT the hotel to stay at if you want a pleasant experience!! We were in town for our daughter's National's softball tournament and were stuck at this hotel for a week because everything else was sold out. Our first night we arrived to find our "non-smoking" room had a smoking stench that we could not get rid of!!... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I read a bunch of reviews before booking and just focused on the good one, BIG mistake. The hotel was easy enough to find and that is where the positive things end. We had to park in the back and our key didn't work so we had to walk all the way around to get it fixed. Get in the... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

everything in this hotel is outdated and nasty from the carpet to bed cover to the tv to the shower..none of the keyed exit doors work..they removed the lock from the back door so anyone can go in and out..the pool and Jacuzzi look like they havnt been cleaned in yrs..the smell throughout the hotel was horrible..every table, every chair... More

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Gulfport
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

hotel staff was excellent, location of the hotel was great, we got to the room and the smell was awful! had to get air freshner for the room. pool was small and indoors and full of children, weight room was out of order. elevator smelled bad also. overall it was average for the price, since it was a holiday(4th of... More

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Advance, Missouri, United States
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29 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

They have the best breakfast not the powder eggs but real eggs. Pancakes homemade and coffee 24 hours. The rooms are large suites so lots if room. The staff makes you feel like home. That being said it needs updating it is older with no working gym but there is an indoor pool and spa I did not use but... More

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Additional Information about Magnolia Bay Hotel & Suites

Address: 9379 Canal Road, Gulfport, MS 39503 (Formerly Crystal Inn Hotel and Suites)
Location: United States > Mississippi > Gulfport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Magnolia Bay Hotel & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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