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“Great hotel choice in Orange Beach!” 4 of 5 stars
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The Island House Hotel
Ranked #7 of 20 Hotels in Orange Beach
Louisiana
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Great hotel choice in Orange Beach!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff, very welcoming lobby, spacious, clean, comfy room with a great view of the Gulf!! This was our first stay and we loved the peaceful, tranquil atmosphere. We will definitely be back again to stay at the Island House when in Orange Beach.

Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Louisville, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The staff was friendly, the view was outstanding, and the beach was great, but the room...not so much. This hotel is just one of many on the Orange Beach strip, and the lobby was attractive, but the hallway and room had an odor, the carpet felt wet, and despite the wonderful view and access to the beach, I would not stay here again.

Room Tip: The higher floors have an exceptional view.
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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Valley Park, Missouri
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36 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Everyone from the hotel staff are just great. We are warmly welcomed and made to feel valued as a guest. The restaurant serves delicious meals. If you have the extra money, opt for an executive room. It's well worth it. We look forward to our annual trek here each year.

Room Tip: Every room is non smoking so you won't have to deal with any lingering smells. All rooms face th...
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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New Orleans
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139 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stayed here this past weekend for an event weekend. The staff is quite hospitable. The facilities are nice and clean. All of the rooms have a nice view of the beach and are nicely furnished. Nice beachfront.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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Welsh, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We usually prefer Condo's when we go to the Beach. Our friends booked the Island House Hotel for us since they were staying there. As far as Hotels versus Condo's go...we were very pleased. Very large room with Mini Fridge and a Gulf View Balcony. Front desk clerks were very kind and helpful as to events in the area. We would stay there in the Off Season again. Prices for the rooms in Prime Season were as much as the Condo we usually stay at and would prefer the other location.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Miramar Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

No amenities, breakfast extra, needed a "porter" to assist you with luggage cart to your room as they wouldn't let cart out of their sight. No micro-wave or refrigerator. In room coffee (none in lobby) was mediocre at best.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with friends
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed here many times through the years and recommend it to anyone wanting a friendly staff and great location! We live Orange Beach (less congested than Gulf Shores, but close enough to activities). Island House is a great choice!

  • Stayed June 2013
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Additional Information about The Island House Hotel

Property: The Island House Hotel
Address: 26650 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3160
Location: United States > Alabama > Orange Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Orange Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Orange Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Island House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 161
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Also Known As:
The Island House Hotel Orange Beach
Island Hotel Orange Beach
The Island Hotel

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