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“Repeat Repeat customer...” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach

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Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
Ranked #6 of 20 Hotels in Orange Beach
Pleasant Hill, Missouri
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Repeat Repeat customer...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

We honeymooned here in 2008 and have returned at the same time every fall. The location is fantastic. The staff tries very hard to please. Tasha made our recent anniversary stay very special. What better review is there other than we will be back in 2014?

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Richard G
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christina g, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Dear Richard G,

It is so great to hear that we have such a loyal/repeat guest at our hotel. It is our goal to have every guest be a returned guest such as yourself. Tasha at the front desk is awesome and I will make sure pass along your kinds words to her and to our staff. We look forward to seeing you in 2014.

Christina Gale
General Manager
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Orange Beach, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

I am very pleased with Lee and the rest of the staff at Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach!! Lee has took special care of my friends and I! When I made special reservations with the hotel Lee took 35 minutes of his time to explain the hotel information, answered ALL of my questions even though I had given him a hard time. He still maintained his patience with kindness. He is to be admired for all the help has given me to my 5 day stay. Each time I asked a question about a concern he took care of it and especially with computer access and all of my other needs. I highly recommend this place. I have stayed here 3 consecutive years and have been overwhelmed with happiness. Besides the batteries in the door lock everything has met my satisfaction and I will be back next year!!

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
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Thank RetaCarter69
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christina g, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach, responded to this review, October 23, 2013
Dear RetaCarter69,

Thank you so much for letting us know how great your stay was with us. Lee at the front desk is AWESOME and I will make sure to pass along your kinds words to him and along to our staff. We hope to see you again soon.

Christina Gale
General Manager
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Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

When my brother's Gulf Shores condo was booked, we needed a place to stay for a couple of nights to visit a friend unexpectedly in Gulf Shores. After looking around, we found a great senior rate at the Holiday Inn Express, right on the beach in Orange Beach. The location is perfect, the Gulf State Park is almost next door with miles of hiking trails, beaches and other state park amenities. Breakfast every morning was better than average and overall we really enjoyed our stay.

Room Tip: Ask to avoid room #112, it's right next to the conference room and a bit noisier than rooms loca...
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Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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South Lyon, Michigan
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325 reviews
39 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

From front desk reception to check out it was an excellent experience. Lee at the front desk was most helpful at check-in. All of the amenities are there in the hotel, plus the beach location. Staff was very friendly and helpful. With the threat of a tropical storm coming in, the staff just did their thing to prepare for the possibility of the storm, while taking great care of guests. We'd love to go back.

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank gblack7205
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Georgia
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113 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Awesome view...great staff..stay on sixth floor you will love it..king room gulf front free wifi free bteakfast..sofa sleeper..kitchen..bathroom w window..dbl sinks in bath.. great air conditioning..pool side bar
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  • Stayed September 2013
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1 Thank James M
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christina g, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach, responded to this review, September 30, 2013
Dear Drifter 2101,

Thank you so much for your AWESOME comments about your recent stay with us. It is so great to hear that you had a great time. The 6th floor is definitely the place to stay when you stay here. It does have the best views of the beach. I hope you come back and see us again soon.

Sincerely,

Christina Gale
General Manager
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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We really like Holiday Inn Express and we weren't disappointed. We arrived early and after waiting a short while we were checked in even though we were early. EVERYONE of the hotel workers from the desk clerk to the cleaning staff were so friendly and accommodating. The breakfast was great with something for everyone's tastes - only complaint was from my husband who would have liked to have had gravy every day. Hotel is in a great location, beds are comfortable. Complimentary USA today delivered to your room daily. Will definitely stay at Holiday Inn Express again, and would recommend this hotel to anyone who, like myself, travels on a budget and wants a nice place to stay.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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2 Thank JustMe52_10
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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This hotel and short beach trip exceeded our expectations. Our rooms had beautiful ocean views (as requested) and both rooms were clean, spacious and thankfully we quickly felt right at home.

This was a last minute trip, and our friends said they loved this particular hotel, so we rolled the dice and went with the rec. VERY glad we did!!

The staff is super friendly, and were so nice to my kids. Wow, what a breath of fresh air!!
Speaking of fresh air.....the a/c kept the place about 31 degrees......PERFECT!! HA!

This hotel is not cheap, but I'm glad we spent the little extra $ b/c we loved our stay.

As always, THANK YOU HOLIDAY INN!!!

Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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christina g, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach, responded to this review, September 19, 2013
Dear saint22,

Wow!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an incredible review and we are overjoyed that you and your children had such a positive experience with us. We are glad you were able to experience our amazing views and found your rooms to be comfortable. Your thanks will be passed on to all of the staff. We hope you give us the opportunity to provide you with another extraordinary stay the next time you visit the city!

Sincerely,

Christina Gale, General Manager
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Property: Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
Address: 24700 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL 36561-3064
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Alabama > Orange Beach
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Orange Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Orange Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 119
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
At the Holiday Inn Express beachfront hotel in Orange Beach, Alabama, everything’s as pretty as a postcard. In our little corner of the world, the sand feels soft as sugar, and the water calls your name with every wave. Jumping into the Gulf of Mexico is like sipping a cool glass of lemonade, only sweeter. When you visit us, you’ll feel like you’ve found a long lost friend. Find out for yourself what the locals have already discovered … that every day can feel like paradise on the Gulf Coast of Alabama. Steps from our door, you’ll find as much or as little recreation as you desire. So whether you choose to lie in the sun or make a splash in our beachfront pool, our hotel is the perfect place to lose an afternoon (or five). We’re close to popular local attractions in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, Alabama, including the Amphitheater at the Wharf, Waterville USA, Gulf State Park and the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Our Southern hospitality will make you feel right at home. So come on down and see us, y’all. ... more   less 
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