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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gulf Shores

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

I had reservations at the Holiday Inn on the beach ;I've been there before & I know it is good. But I had to change my plans & come a week earlier. Its a 16 hour drive from Ottawa Illinois & the last leg of the journey was in blinding rain,dark & nerve racking. I came close to rear ending... More 

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

Dear MMNMarseilles, Thank you very much for your feedback. I am particularly appreciative that you have recognized the services of our front desk - Jacob. It is hugely motivating when one takes the time and trouble to acknowledge the staff concerned. On the other hand, please accept my sincerest apologies for the room temperature issue you experienced. We will address... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights and was very happy with staff and the quality of the room. Holiday Inn Express always does a great job and this place in no exception. I was particularly please with the friendly staff. In fact, the whole Gulf Shores experience is very nice!! Definitely will stay here again.

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Very friendly front desk, very helpful and professional. The room was roomy and quiet. (Until the neighbors started yelling. Since they didn't keep it up, it was ok.). The location is great. Even in Jan., we were able to use the hot tub.

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Mandeville, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We stayed at the hotel for New Years. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The hotel was very clean. Parking was good and we felt safe. It was easy to find and located in the middle of everything we wanted to do.

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Winona, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We've stayed here a couple of times and our most recent stay confirms that this is consistently a great place to stay for the money. The rooms are well appointed, clean and quiet. The breakfast has a wide variety and is very good. We love coming to Gulf Shores and the Holiday Inn Express has become one of the reasons.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

HIX is a brand that consistently delivers comfort and affordability often in resort towns where high rates also come with minimum stays. This property is good, but could stand an upgrade to nicer carpeting and fresher public spaces.

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Finding this hotel is not all that easy as Commerce St is a TINY little turn and there are no signs whatsoever on the main road. Once there, the staff was efficient and our room was ready early. The room was clean and comfortable but the room lighting was not very good. Inexpensive place to stay and away from the... More 

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

Dear peanutsNewYork, We appreciate you writing a comment regarding your visit. While we are glad to hear that you found our rooms to be clean and comfortable, we would also like to apologize for not living up to your expectations regarding our room lighting and hotel signage. Reviews like yours are very valuable as they enable us to target areas... More 

Cullman, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

My daughter stayed at this hotel for a friend's wedding. When we were half way home, I realized that I had left my jewelry in the room. I called the hotel and my jewelry had been turned in and was sent to me quickly. Night staff was great and room was extremely clean. Thank you for a great stay!

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Pelham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

This is a really good place for the price and the location is great. I wasn't in Gulf Shores for the beach, so the mile distance from the shore didn't bother me. It is, however, very close to the route through the park toward Orange Beach and it shortens the trip to Foley. The room was clean and nicely furnished.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Hotel was nice. Very close to the beach. Maybe a 2 minute drive. Very clean. Night staff was nice. The front desk woman in the morning was kind of rude in a way. But didnt change the experience. We checked in on Labor Day for 1 night but because the hotel was fully booked the night before we couldnt check... More 

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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: $84 - $221 (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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