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Best Western Gardendale

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Best Western Gardendale

Best Western Gardendale

2.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
842 Thompson St, Gardendale, AL, 35071

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBirmingham Children's Theatre13 min drive
  • Popular LocationAlabama Sports Hall of Fame14 min drive
  • AirportBirmingham, AL (BHM-Birmingham Intl.)19 min drive
  • Popular LocationSouthern Museum of Flight20 min drive

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About this area

Gardendale

Best Western Gardendale is located in Gardendale. Birmingham Museum of Art and Alabama Theater are cultural highlights, while Sloss Furnaces is a notable landmark. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Regions Field, or consider a night out at Alabama Symphony Orchestra.

What's nearby

  • Birmingham Children's Theatre - 13 min drive
  • Birmingham Museum of Art - 13 min drive
  • Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex - 13 min drive
  • Alabama Sports Hall of Fame - 14 min drive
  • Southern Museum of Flight - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Birmingham Station - 14 min drive
  • Birmingham International Airport (BHM) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cracker Barrel — 9 min walk
  • Jim-n-Nicks Bar-B-Q — 3 min drive
  • Wendy's — 3 min drive
  • Ming's Garden — 4 min drive
  • Hamburger Heaven — 4 min drive

About this property

Best Western Gardendale

Hotel in Gardendale with free breakfast and outdoor pool
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and coffee/tea in a common area. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a seasonal outdoor pool, a business center, and a meeting room are onsite. All 29 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Best Western Gardendale offers 29 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Gardendale hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 21 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to August
Up to 4 children 21 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Best Western Gardendale
Best Western Plus Gardendale
Best Western Plus Hotel Gardendale
Best Western Plus Gardendale Hotel
Best Western Gardendale Hotel
Best Western Gardendale Hotel
Best Western Gardendale Gardendale
Best Western Gardendale Hotel Gardendale

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 202 out of 430 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 155 out of 430 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 49 out of 430 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 430 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 430 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stopped here on our way to Gulf Coast. Location was very convenient. Hotel is old with very few updates. Beds were not comfortable at all. Rooms had a musty smell. Staff was very friendly. Breakfast was good.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Room smelled, had to change rooms.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The pool was not over crowded and was open late. Ample parking. The staff seemed to be on "smoke break every time we needed service.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Liked: Amenities
Disliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021