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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

rented this hotel with my parents a few years ago. now i had to come back with my boys at this same hotel because it was amazing. friendly staff. easy access to the beach and other places. great rooms.

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Thank Amanda L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely no complaints! Super close to the beach and really nice rooms! The room was clean and better than expected based off pictures from the website. Seemed to be a lot of families during our stay so the noise level was low. Breakfast options were limited but still really good.

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Thank Kelley N
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is right on Orange Beach with a short board walk to the beach. Pool is good size and quite nice with plenty of chairs. The staff were all helpful and friendly. The breakfast buffet standard, but good. The rooms are in need of an update. Rate 3-4 and it would improve with new carpets, bathrooms, etc. There are... More 

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Thank Mary Jo H
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for a baseball tournament with 7 people. We were greeted with extreme hospitality which was maintained throughout our stay. Breakfast was hot, good value, and the cafe was clean. Our room was spacious, clean bathroom, and accomodating. I would definitely reccommend this hotel for any type of stay!

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Thank familyklmr
Johnston, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is older and really could be replaced. However, its redeeming value is the beautiful beach. We never were able to sit at a table for breakfast so we balanced everything going up the elevator to our room. Probably would not stay here again.

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Thank Iowastar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did not get to Gulf Shores until late Thursday night after a long day at the office then a couple hours of drive time. It was a great feeling to arrive and have a very comfortable bed and room to relax in. The hotel is not on the beach but only a couple miles away. Many restaurants close by... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This property was nice.....but needed a little love. The front staff were very gracious and helpful. Alicia checked us in very efficiently. Our room was the usual as they are...but little things needed some attention. The furniture looked worn and the grout in the bathroom needed some serious attention. The towels were thin and scratchy. I just think some things... More 

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Collinwood, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a couple days.Enjoyed the rooms.Clean and all things you need.We had a problem with the air but called down stairs they was right one it.Friendly coustmer service.The free breakfast is great.The only problem we had was the bed was very uncomfortable.But everything else was great.It is worth the money would stay here again if they got... More 

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Thank Tina H
Rock Island, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on a quick overnight trip to Gulf Shores. Although a distance from the beach it was convenient to most attractions in the area. The rooms were clean and average in size and had refrigerators and microwaves. The room's lighting seemed dim even with all the lights turned on. We also never were able to connect to the... More 

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Gautier, Mississippi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our trip into Florida turned into a traffic nightmare so we headed to Gulf shores. Meyer Realty had nothing so we went to Holiday Inn. Saved the night. Friendly staff, decent rooms and location. Get a room on the 1st floor in the back.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores, responded to this review

Dear gtonic63, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts and comments regarding your stay with us. There is no greater satisfaction as a customer service professional than receiving kind words from a valued guest like you. We are delighted to know that you found our staff to be friendly. Reviews like yours motivate us to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your search for Gulf Shores best lodging value ends here! The sugar white sands of Gulf Shores is only moments away from the areas newest hotel, The Holiday Inn Express & Suites of Gulf Shores, AL. Our promise to you is a great room with great service and incomparable value. Whether you are traveling on business or pleasure, the Holiday Inn Express and Suites of Gulf Shores is sure to have a room or suite to meet your needs. Let us be your host to a great getaway! Our property is conveniently located in the heart of all the main attractions and world renowned restaurants that make Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, the premier vacation destination in southern Alabama: Waterville USA, Alligator Alley, Tanger Outlet Center, The Track, Adventure Island, Lambert's Cafe, The Hangout, Adventure Island and the Gulf Coast Zoo just to name a few! If you decide to take a break from the beach, we invite you to take advantage numerous championship golf courses and outstanding charter fishing opportunities. Travelers are encouraged to spend some time at the areas best shopping complex, Tanger Outlet Mall. The kids are sure to enjoy Waterville Waterpark and the go-karts at the Track Recreational Center. Companies like BF Goodrich and Vulcan Materials Company anchor a vibrant business community. Great Gulf Shores shopping, restaurants and entertainment reside only a few footsteps from our front door. We welcome you to experience all that the great coastal community of Gulf Shores, Alabama has to offer. Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites of Gulf Shores. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores

Address: 160 West Commerce Avenue, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Location: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Price Range: $97 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores 2.5*
Number of rooms: 89
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