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El Governor Motel

384 reviews
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Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (19)
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“nice gift shop”(7 reviews)
“room faces”(6 reviews)
“full kitchen”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Poolside Bar
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All reviewsnice gift shoproom facesfull kitchentiki barfish housepanama cityhigh riserooms face the beachold floridabalcony overlooking the beachport stadjoining roomsnight lifecleaning staffcoffee makercorner roomrooms are clean
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 2nd year we stayed at the El Governor. Last year was for a few days in Feb, this year staying for the month of Feb. Like the place, but notice way to much cigarette smoking, very disgusting. Policy is "no smoking in...More

3  Thank rgpopo
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Motel is right on the beach with easy walk access. Has a nice view of the sunsets. Our room had two queen beds with full kitchen which included a full size refrigerator which was nice because the motel has a bar but no restaurants. The...More

1  Thank Goldrockhunter
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

All the rooms face the beach so we had a great view from our room. I enjoyed sitting on the balcony and reading while listening to the ocean. It was nice little room with a kitchen and lots of potential. I love that they had...More

2  Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Great little spot for a weekend getaway. Rooms were very clean. Great view of the Gulf of Mexico. Pack your own toiletries for a family of four. Also, bring your own coffee and needed supplies as there was not a coffee starter kit in the...More

1  Thank dogfan9104
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We have spent vacations in Mexico Beach and love this little town. We were coming back from a trip to the east side of Florida and decided to stop for the night. The El Governor is not where you should stop if you are looking...More

1  Thank JodieWright56
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (161)
Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (19)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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ELo36
4 January 2018|
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Response from bridgetcerny | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful area for a wedding but you need to call them for details
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DeeDee C
19 June 2017|
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Response from dimples63 | Reviewed this property |
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lttlelola
1 February 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
Old school, reservations by phone, they call the week before to confirm, not sure about rates
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"Stay in the one level rooms and walk right out your door to the beach. They also have 2 townhouse available."
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"All rooms have an ocean view so you can't go wrong."
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"Every room is ocean front. Never heard any noise."
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"Higher up because of the view and request a room with a kitchen if wanted to self-cater"
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