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Home2 Suites by Hilton Tuscaloosa Downtown University Blvd
2.5 out of 5
2610 University Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $108 per night
0.21 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (342 reviews)

"Everyone I talked to at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. Our room was very clean and the property was centrally located."…"

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Home2 Suites by Hilton Tuscaloosa Downtown University Blvd
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa University
2.5 out of 5
3920 McFarland Blvd. E, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $80 per night
3.55 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (440 reviews)

"Our favorite hotel when staying in Tuscaloosa to visit my daughter on campus. Hotel can be seen off the interstate, convenient to everything within minutes. Staff is always courteous, prompt, informative and hospitable. We love the fresh coffee served all day. During Covid breakfast was unavailable ..."…"

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa University
Ramada by Wyndham Tuscaloosa
2.5 out of 5
631 Skyland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $72 per night
3.73 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (377 reviews)

"I had a darn good stay. The staff was very friendly and very helpful. My room was clean. My only issue was the bathroom was too small."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Tuscaloosa
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Tuscaloosa, AL
2.5 out of 5
4801 Mcfarland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $83 per night
4.03 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (1,233 reviews)

"It’s always our come to when we go home for visits."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Tuscaloosa, AL
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa/Near University
2.5 out of 5
1417 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $72 per night
3.11 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,458 reviews)

"My room was very clean and spacious. All staff and employees were polite and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa/Near University
SpringHill Suites Tuscaloosa by Marriott
3 out of 5
4020 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $114 per night
3.03 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (329 reviews)

"The room was spacious and beds comfortable. Liked the extra office area. Also took advantage of the gym to workout. Liked having the free weights in addition to the elliptical machines. Breakfast different everyday."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

SpringHill Suites Tuscaloosa by Marriott
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Tuscaloosa - University
2.5 out of 5
4810 Skyland Blvd E., Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $63 per night
5.96 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (70 reviews)

"Very easy on/off access to I-20. Clean but the shower curtain was a bit moldy in Room 217"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Tuscaloosa - University
Hampton Inn Tuscaloosa-University
2.5 out of 5
600 Harper Lee Dr, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $88 per night
2.62 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (539 reviews)

"Everything was great! Friendly staff. Quick and easy check-in. Lots of variety for breakfast."…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Hampton Inn Tuscaloosa-University
Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown
3.5 out of 5
2410 University Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $101 per night
0.04 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (440 reviews)

"You didn’t disclose that no happy hour and no hot breakfast"…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown
Hilton Garden Inn Tuscaloosa
3 out of 5
800 Hollywood Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL
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The price is $101 per night
3.03 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (326 reviews)

"It was clean and well maintained. The breakfast was too expensive for what was offered."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

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Visiting Tuscaloosa

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Tuscaloosa, and visitors give high marks for the exciting football games, college vibe, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its restaurants, local tours, and riverfront. A top sight in the city is Bryant-Denny Stadium.

  • There are 118 hotels and other accommodations in Tuscaloosa
  • The closest major airport is in Birmingham, AL (BHM-Birmingham Intl.), 53 mi (85.2 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Tuscaloosa

Cultural venues in the city include Battle–Friedman House, Murphy African American Museum, and Gorgas House. The city is notable for landmarks like Tuscaloosa River Walk, Jemison Van de Graaff Mansion, and Moundville Archaeological Site. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the riverfront and such places to visit as Capitol Park and Moundville Archaeological Park.

In Tuscaloosa, there are 118 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday retreat. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Bama Bed & Breakfast Campus - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and quiet location.
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Tuscaloosa Downtown University Blvd - Our customers like the overall value and convenient parking at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette.
  • Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown - This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.

Other top sights in Tuscaloosa include Bryant-Denny Stadium. One of the popular sights in the surrounding area is Tannehill Park, located 29.4 mi (47.3 km) from the center of the city.

Getting Around Tuscaloosa

If you want to venture outside of the area, hop aboard a train at Tuscaloosa Station. Tuscaloosa might not have very many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Tuscaloosa

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 74°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 35°F
  • From April to June, the average is 92°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 93°F during the day and 60°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 83°F as the daytime average and 35°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Tuscaloosa is 54.94 inches
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 92°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 36°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Tuscaloosa?
Residence Inn by Marriott Tuscaloosa is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers an indoor pool and free parking. Traveler reviews also recommend Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown and SpringHill Suites Tuscaloosa by Marriott as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Tuscaloosa, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Tuscaloosa.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Tuscaloosa?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Tuscaloosa, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Tuscaloosa?
Based on reviews, Americas Best Value Inn Tuscaloosa is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Baymont by Wyndham Tuscaloosa and Courtyard Tuscaloosa by Marriott.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Tuscaloosa?
Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your family trip include Centerstone Inn Tuscaloosa and Courtyard Tuscaloosa by Marriott.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation in Tuscaloosa?
Hilton Garden Inn Tuscaloosa is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Ambassador Inn and Suites Tuscaloosa and Masters Inn Tuscaloosa.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Tuscaloosa?
Best Western University Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and a fitness center for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Wingate By Wyndham Tuscaloosa and Candlewood Suites Tuscaloosa.
What's the best place to stay near University of Alabama?
Hotel Capstone is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from University of Alabama. Other good options within a few miles include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa University and Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown.
What about the best place to stay near Bryant-Denny Stadium?
One of the top choices for your stay is Hotel Capstone, located a short 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Bryant-Denny Stadium, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tuscaloosa University and Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown are other good choices within 5 miles.
What are some accommodations with pools in Tuscaloosa?
Wingate By Wyndham Tuscaloosa is a top hotel with a children’s pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and free buffet breakfast. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Baymont by Wyndham Tuscaloosa and Best Western Catalina Inn.
What is the best spa hotel in Tuscaloosa?
Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Alabama Downtown is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar. Other popular spa hotels in Tuscaloosa include Courtyard Tuscaloosa by Marriott and Hilton Garden Inn Tuscaloosa.
What's the best accommodation near Birmingham International Airport (BHM)?
Ramada by Wyndham Birmingham Airport is a popular 3-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located a short 1 mi (1.6 km) from Birmingham Intl. Airport. Other good options near the airport are Holiday Inn Birmingham-Airport and Relax Inn.

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