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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent location; very comfortable bed; very friendly and helpful staff, especially the maid service; the restaurant had probably the best breakfasts in the area ; all in all a very good value for such a resort area providing a most enjoyable experience.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked our trip with hotels.com and received a Presidents' Day rate which saved $100 off our stay. Room price was my only negative. $300 a night. When we arrived, the hotel staff was so friendly. They were remodeling and we stayed in a remodeled room and it was immaculate. Bed was immaculate. Having a clean room and bed to...

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Megan T, General Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much ! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I called at least 24 hrs in advance to cancel my 2nd night. The manager told me that it was a minimum 2 night stay and he would not cancel it. We were there with a college tournament and the parents on the team with us got their room for 1 night! I'm a gold card member with you and...

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Megan T, General Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thanks for chosing your stay with us . As you know our cancel policy is 48 hr and 2 night min on weekends .

Piedmont, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a blast, room was amazing, the staff was great. My VIEW was out of this world. I can't give this place enough stars or whatever....A must visit....The owner went out of his way to give me a free breakfast cause my phone in the room didn't work. I refused it as that was not why i was there....

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Megan T, General Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

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Bridgeport, Alabama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent housekeeping staff and front desk staff. Walk out of hotel and you're on the beach. Walk along the beach, collect some beautiful and unusual shells. Just enjoy being there. This was our 51st wedding anniversary and our 4 children and their families gave us a money tree to be used anywhere. Never been to Gulf Shores but will definitely...

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So glad you chose to spend your 51 anniversary with us ! Thank You! See you on 52 !

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10 February 2017 BEST Western / (turns out) WORST management “team” ever. Gulf Shores, AL guests beware! My wife and I invited family to visit us in Gulf Shores this week for a winter get-away. We reserved a room for them for 3 nights in a Best Western motel near our condo. We spoke with management days in advance who...

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Megan T, General Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

I am glad you chose our hotel for your family to stay all three nights ! we did have some renovations going on in our hallways , we installed brand new carpet in all our hallways and painting our hallways , a lot of our guests have really been excited about the improvements we are doing in the winter months...

Fairfax Station, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located on a fabulous beach. It is currently undergoing repairs that detract from the appearance and create a fair amount of noise. Nice indoor pool and hot tub. The east building has the best views.

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Megan T, General Manager at BEST WESTERN on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you !

Dayton, OH, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is dated and could use some updating and basic maintenance, but it is right on the beach and within walking distance of shops, restaurants and bars. The door to our room stuck and was hard to open and close, so that is a maintenance issue that needs to be addressed. The room furnishings are old and out of...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a month. We arrived Dec 30 and left Jan 31. We stayed in the older part of the hotel on the first floor then they had us move to the second floor since they were installing new carpet. We had the street view side which was fine. The staff was great. The housekeepkng dept did everything to...

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Booneville, Mississippi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lady at check in was great. She was welcoming and a pleasure. The parking lot is close and easy to access. The elevator is slow, but adequate. We had a beach room and it was adequate but lacking in other ways. Maybe the place is just a little old. My wife is gluten sensitive, and I was disappointed when we...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN on the Beach

Address: 337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6505
Region: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Price Range: £102 - £273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN on the Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
Best Western On The Beach Hotel Gulf Shores
Gulf Shores Best Western
Best Western Gulf Shores
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf Shores
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf Shores
#5 Family Hotel in Gulf Shores
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