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    St. James Hotel

    1200 Water Ave, Selma, AL 36703-4471
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good41%
    • Average20%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible15%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Wheelchair access
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 64 reviews

    Reviewed August 8, 2017

    The hotel itself was lovely old hotel but the rooms and lobby desperately needed remodeling and repairs. The carpet in the rooms was extremely warn out and musty. The lampshades was filthy and torn. The room was in disrepair as well as other parts of...More

    Thank Rachel W
    Reviewed July 16, 2017

    I was both excited and scared to stay at this hotel. It was rumoured to be haunted and I wasnt sure what to expect going in. We were greeted by a wonderful kid, Jordan (I think that was his name). He was so pleasant and...More

    Thank Shaima A
    Reviewed June 9, 2017

    It all just depends on what you're looking for with your stay in Selma. It's an old hotel, close to 200 years old, if I understood correctly. Some of it is incredibly nice, and has tons of character - the lobby, the courtyard, the galleries...More

    Thank Ryan V
    Reviewed May 1, 2017

    This was our third time staying at this remarkable hotel. Our room was spacious, beautifully decorated and absolutely spotless. The folks at the front desk couldn't have been friendlier or more helpful. Unfortunately, the restaurant and bar are now closed. The hotel is for sale,...More

    1  Thank sheilashotwell
    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    They are having trouble with internet site which constantly says they are booked out for the foreseeable future - so I ventured there out of curiosity as so many friends had said this was a must. It's a fascinating hotel, so much charm and history...More

    Thank RonWamberal
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $60 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    normant514
    May 5, 2016|
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    Response from ActingLauretta | Reviewed this property |
    Well, we parked on the street. But, we have handicap plates so we were able to park right in the front of the hotel. They do not have a parking lot attached so you have to park on the street.
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    Willa S
    June 3, 2015|
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    Response from ROSS3076 | Reviewed this property |
    I am fairly particular but the room we ended up with was more than adequate,A/C working and not musty.We had suite on 1st floor,corner suite nearest the Pettus bridge overlooking the river with a balcony,the view from which... More
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    Lania C
    April 8, 2015|
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    Response from Kathie H | Reviewed this property |
    No they were not. Rooms were very comfortable.
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    "We were in 315 and had a great view of the Pettus bridge"
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    "Even if you're a hotel snob, let it go for a day to stay in this hotel."
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    "Stay at another hotel. The view is not worth the trouble."
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    "You MUST dine at Tally Ho -- about 15 mins from the hotel. Visit the Live Oak Cemetery too."
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