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Best Western on The Beach

337 East Beach Boulevard, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6505, United States
+1 251 948 2711

$227+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
based on 735 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 5.7
  • 4.1

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Great view
  • Beach nearby

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    About

    Is fun, surf and sun all calling your name? You'll be near beaches, warm rays and exciting attractions when staying at this Gulf Shores, AL hotel. You'll hear the serene sounds of the waves while staying at the Best Western on the Beach, as we're located right on the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico - the surrounding beaches were voted as one of the top three beaches in the world by Southern Living, and also named by NRDC (National Resources Defense Council) as one of only thirteen Super Star Beaches in the nation. In addition Gulf Shores has recently been awarded by Family Fun Magazine as one of the top 10 tourist towns in the U.S; named in the top 10 best beaches for towns and families by Parents Magazine, one of the top 5 "Best Gulf Coast Beaches" by Travel Channel, and an environmental action group rated 200 of the top beach destinations in the U.S. where Gulf Shores and Gulf State Park were among only 13 that received a 5 star rating! During your stay, you can easily enjoy water sports, deep sea fishing and golfing. If you're looking for some retail therapy that won't break the bank, Tanger Outlet Mall is only ten miles away. Make that family trip one to remember - with Waterville USA Water Park, The Hangout, and Zooland Animal Park all within a mile of this Gulf Shores hotel, you'll never be far from adventure and excitement. Gulf State Park, Orange Beach Marina, Lake Shelby, Perdido Bay, Bon Secour Bay & Wildlife Refuge, The Track, Adventure Island, Tanger Outlet Mall, Mobile Bay, and Pensacola Greyhound Racetrack are also nearby. Those looking to discover new things can visit Baldwin Heritage Museum, Pensacola Naval Air Station & Museum, Explorium and Fort Morgan Historical Museum. The relaxation and excitement continues on the property with our two hot tubs, beach access, a kiddie pool, an indoor heated pool, an outdoor beachfront pool and Island Pancake House Restaurant. Get even more value out of your stay with free parking. Enjoy your stay.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Child pool
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 735 reviews
    • 9.5 "Wonderful beach."
      7.0 "70% appreciated the clean beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      8.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 81%."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      6.5 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 65%."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "55% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "55% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the pool was clean."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.8 "72% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.0 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      1.3 "87% thought the facilities needed updating."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
    • 2.3 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.3 "77% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 301 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.2 "Nice rooms."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.3 "93% thought the view was good."
      8.1 "81% enjoyed the balcony."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Average value."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.5 "75% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.5 "Bad amenities."
      3.6 "64% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 418 reviews
    • 9.4 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      6.9 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 69%."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "56% thought the kitchenette was ok."
    • 5.9 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Average value."
      6.9 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 69%."
    • 5.4 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "55% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      3.9 "61% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.6 "74% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 14 reviews
    • 7.3 "High comfort."
      8.8 "88% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Great view"
    "Beach nearby"
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