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Top 10 Hotels in Gulf Shores

Phoenix All Suites West Hotel
3.5 out of 5
533 W. Beach Blvd., Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£145
per night
19 Apr-20 Apr
0.56 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (111 reviews)

"A great location right on the beach. Our room was a great space for the cost."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Phoenix All Suites West Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Shores Craft Farms
3 out of 5
3750 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£92
per night
21 Apr-22 Apr
3.51 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (669 reviews)

"They're just really friendly here. They were very quick at check-in and check-out as well."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Shores Craft Farms
Crystal Tower Luxury Condos by Hosteeva
3 out of 5
1010 W Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL
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1.3 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (11 reviews)

"Very nice place to stay if you plan on being there more then one night. Completely convenient with access to the beach. I will be back!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

Crystal Tower Luxury Condos by Hosteeva
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores
2.5 out of 5
3600 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL
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£63
per night
9 Apr-10 Apr
3.14 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (1,765 reviews)

"It is conveniently located, close to major attractions but off the beaten path. We have no desire to stay "on the beach," so it is perfect for us and reasonably priced, as well."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores
Hilton The Lodge at Gulf State Park, AL
3.5 out of 5
21196 East Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£127
per night
12 Apr-13 Apr
1.42 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (396 reviews)

"It was right on the beach, very clean friendly staff. I have nothing to say bad about this hotel"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Hilton The Lodge at Gulf State Park, AL
Best Western On The Beach
3 out of 5
337 E Beach Boulevard, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£81
per night
21 Apr-22 Apr
0.33 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (1,081 reviews)

"Loved the view!!! Great place for a family! We will be back!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Best Western On The Beach
Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
2.5 out of 5
1701 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£103
per night
9 Apr-10 Apr
1.4 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (420 reviews)

"Clean, friendly, good area, price good. Breakfast was good."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
The Cabins at Gulf State Park
3 out of 5
#1 Newberry Dr, Gulf Shores, AL
£305
per night
17 Apr-18 Apr
1.84 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (10 reviews)
Attorney parker Edmiston

"I had a really good stay with my family. I absolutely loved the walking trails and the bike rentals. Of course, the bike rentals were free. The only problem I had was the cleaning fee of $180. I believe that is difficult to get folks to clean places and obviously at the beach that is at a premium. ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2019

The Cabins at Gulf State Park
Red Roof Inn Gulf Shores
2 out of 5
3049 West 1st Street, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£55
per night
13 Apr-14 Apr
2.45 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (295 reviews)

"The room was very clean and staff was amazing. Although I had to use my cellphone to call the front desk b/c my phone in the room didn’t work. But other than that it was great. My kids enjoyed going to the pool and if I’m in that area again I will most likely stay again. It was very convenient to ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Red Roof Inn Gulf Shores
Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL
2 out of 5
3025 W 1st ST, Gulf Shores, AL
Free cancellation
£49
per night
12 Apr-13 Apr
2.41 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (897 reviews)

"Huge room with kitchen &nice staff! Quiet & laundry available"…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar 2020

Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL
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Visiting Gulf Shores

Travellers to Gulf Shores give high marks for the beaches, live music scene and fun sporting events. Tourists who journey to this relaxing city can discover its festivals, theatres and seafood restaurants. Top sights in the city include Gulf Shores Beach, The Wharf and Fort Morgan.

  • There are 5300 hotels and other accommodation options in Gulf Shores
  • The closest major airport is in Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), 33.4 mi (53.8 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Mobile, AL (BFM-Downtown Airport), 35.3 mi (56.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Gulf Shores

Known for its live music, festivals and theatres, the city's cultural venues include Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum, Gulf Shores Museum and Holmes Medical Museum. Attractions like Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Waterville USA and Adventure Island are fun for kids of all ages. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Gulf Shores Beach, Gulf State Park and Perdido Key Beach.

In Foley, there are 5300 accommodation choices and hotels so you can easily plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable rate. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its overall value and comfortable beds.
  • Hampton Inn Foley - Our customers like the overall value and comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Hilton The Lodge at Gulf State Park, AL - This 3.5-star hotel features 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its proximity to shopping and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other top sights in Gulf Shores include The Wharf and Fort Morgan. In the surrounding area, top places to visit include Fort Barrancas, located 21.8 mi (35 km) from the heart of the city, and Fort Gaines, which is 23.1 mi/37.2 km away.

Dressing for Gulf Shores

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 23°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 32°C, whilst the average at night is 12°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 32°C with night-time averages of 18°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 28°C and night-time averages of 5°C
  • About 1666.50 millimetres of rain falls on Gulf Shores each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 32°C, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 6°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Gulf Shores?
Hampton Inn Foley is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Traveller reviews also recommend Comfort Inn & Suites and SpringHill Suites by Marriott Orange Beach as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Gulf Shores, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Gulf Shores.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Gulf Shores?
Based on reviews, Island House Hotel Orange Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Cornerstone Lodge of Foley and Red Roof Inn Gulf Shores.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Gulf Shores?
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Orange Beach is a resort with an outdoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Perdido Beach Resort is another good option for your stay with the kids. Also, attractions such as Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and Waterville USA are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Gulf Shores?
Staybridge Suites Gulf Shores is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Red Roof Inn Gulf Shores and Hotel Indigo Orange Beach - Gulf Shores.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Gulf Shores?
Hampton Inn Foley is a top 3-star beachfront hotel with an outdoor pool and free breakfast. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores and Cornerstone Lodge of Foley. Head to Gulf Shores Beach or Perdido Key Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best golf hotel in Gulf Shores?
Alabama Gulf Coast Condominiums by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is a 3-star condo featuring an outdoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include Quality Inn Ft. Morgan Road-Hwy 59 and Red Roof Inn Gulf Shores. You can tee off at Gulf Shores Golf Club, Gulf State Park Golf Course or Craft Farms Golf Club while you’re in town.
How is it to stay in Gulf Shores?
Travellers to Gulf Shores give high marks for the beaches, live music scene and fun sporting events. Tourists who journey to this relaxing city can discover its festivals, theatres and seafood restaurants. Top sights in the city include Gulf Shores Beach, The Wharf and Fort Morgan. In Gulf Shores, there are 7116 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What are the top places to visit in Gulf Shores?
Known for its live music, festivals and theatres, the city’s cultural venues include Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum, Gulf Shores Museum and Holmes Medical Museum. Attractions such as Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Waterville USA and Adventure Island are fun for children of all ages. The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Gulf Shores Beach, Gulf State Park and Perdido Key Beach.
What's the seasonal weather in Gulf Shores?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 32°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of 6°C. Average annual rainfall for Gulf Shores is 1666.50 mm.

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