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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

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

Dear Mary Jo H, Thank you for choosing our hotel for your recent family trip. We are very happy to know that our location, amenities, and facilities were suitable for your travel needs. We apologize for any unsatisfactory experience, particularly with the overall condition at the hotel. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to... More 

Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 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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Johnston, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 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
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores, responded to this review

Dear Iowastar, Thank you for leaving a candid review about our hotel on TripAdvisor. We value each feedback as this will allow us to identify the areas that may benefit from our additional attention. I am sorry for not meeting your expectations when it comes to the overall look of the property and with your breakfast experience. Our guest's comfort... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 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 July 6, 2016

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 June 30, 2016

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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Rock Island, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

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 June 26, 2016

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

The hotel stays busy the park lot is mostly full at night... Fairy close to everything.... The breakfast was ok I liked the pancakes.... The stuff has been great and very helpful.... Nice size rooms and bathrooms too... The washer and dryer cost 1.50 each and are located on the second floor...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Spent one night here while attending a concert at the Wharf Amphitheater. Location was very central to everything and cost was reasonable for the busy tourist season. Facility was clean and staff was friendly. Rooms were clean and comfortable and the breakfast was a bit better than most hotel breakfast. Nice pool and fitness center were also a "plus". Only... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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 36542-3498
Location: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Price Range: $87 - $226 (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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