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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores

2.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGulf Shores Museum9 min walk
    Popular LocationZooland Mini Golf10 min walk
    Popular LocationAlabama Gulf Coast Zoo11 min walk
    AirportGulf Shores, AL (GUF-Jack Edwards)3 min drive

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  • Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsSuite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Roll-In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Roll-In Shower)
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Luxurious)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsSuite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Luxurious)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Bathtub)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Bathtub)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Bathtub)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility, Bathtub)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)

About this area

Gulf Shores

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores is located in Gulf Shores. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Gulf Shores Beach and Gulf State Park, while Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and Waterville USA are popular area attractions. Check out an event or a game at Foley Sportsplex, and consider making time for Adventure Island, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gulf Shores Museum - 9 min walk
  • Zooland Mini Golf - 10 min walk
  • Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo - 11 min walk
  • Gulf Shores Golf Club - 19 min walk
  • Waterville USA - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportPensacola Intl. Airport (PNS) - 58 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fish River Grill — 4 min walk
  • King Neptune's — 11 min walk
  • Hog Wild BBQ — 15 min walk
  • Acme Oyster House — 19 min walk
  • Lulu's — 3 min drive
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About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores

Hotel with free parking, walk to Gulf State Park
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business center, a meeting room, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 89 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Guests will also find coffee makers, free weekday newspapers, and free local calls.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores offers 89 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (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 sanitization guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
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 and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center

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
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cribs (infant beds)

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, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Gulf Shores Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express Gulf Shores
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Gulf Shores
Holiday Inn Express Gulf Shores Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Suites Gulf Shores
Inn Express Gulf Shores
Express & Suites Gulf Shores
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores Hotel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores Gulf Shores
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores Hotel Gulf Shores

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores?
As of Jan 21, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores on Jan 24, 2021 start from $91, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 11:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores located?
Situated in Gulf Shores, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Gulf State Park and Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. Gulf Shores Beach and Waterville USA are also within 3 mi (5 km).
4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 521 out of 1003 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 357 out of 1003 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 75 out of 1003 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 29 out of 1003 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 21 out of 1003 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
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Very clean, close to everything. Couch needed pillows to be able to enjoy
Stayed 5 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

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Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
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Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Very nice staff. Room smelled like vomit and pee. Coffee tasted pretty good.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
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Very nice overall. Only complaint was the lighting in the bathroom was not bright enough.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

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