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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores

160 West Commerce Avenue , Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast

It’s fresh, it’s hot, and it’s free. Dig into our free Express Start Breakfast full of your favorites to help kick start your day.

Breakfast offering may vary by hotel location

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EXPRESS ESSENTIALS
We’re big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you’re away.
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EXPRESS RECHARGE
Power up while you power down. Bedside outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you’ll get some solid shut-eye.

Explore Our Hotel

Completely Renovated in May 2020, come enjoy our new look!

The Holiday Inn Express Gulf Shores is conveniently located 1.5 miles from the beautiful pristine sugar white sand beaches on the Gulf of Mexico! We are also only 2 miles from the Gulf Shores Sports Complex and 3 miles from the Orange Beach Sports Complex

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We are within a short drive of all the main attractions in the area including OWA Amusement Park and Entertainment destination, Waterville USA, Tanger Outlet Center, Gulf Shores Zoo, Lambert's Cafe, The Track, Adventure Island, Gulf State Park, The Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Fort Morgan and The Wharf. But if you don't feel like going very far, we've got you covered with a complimentary breakfast served each morning. After breakfast, feel free to indulge in our pool and complimentary fitness center! We also offer complimentary WiFi and free on site parking.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
Free Wired and Wireless High Speed Internet - HBO
Room Features

Sleep

  • Black-out Shades
  • Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
  • Crib Available
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Separate Hanging Closet
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
  • Extra Bedding Available

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Bathtub
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower

In-Room Features

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Free Local Calls
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Premium Channels
  • Stereo/Radio
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • Phone with Voicemail
  • 120AC
  • Complimentary Morning Newspaper

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
While you're here, we recommend Lulu's a bay side restaurant with fresh food and a fun family atmosphere! Another must see is Lambert's a Southern-American fare & "throwed rolls".
  • Full Breakfast Included
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Continental Breakfast Included
  • Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
  • Kids Eat Free
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Business Services

  • 1 Meeting Room(s) Available
  • On-Site Business Center
  • Printer
  • Copier
  • Scanner
  • Office supplies available

Internet Access

  • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
  • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® One Rewards members
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Entertainment & Recreation

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool Hours of Operation: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Health & Fitness

Complimentary Fitness Center

1 treadmills, 1 up-right bike, 1 elliptical, 1 dumbell rack 2 resistance bands, 1 Bosu ball, 1 stability ball, 1 foam roller, 2 mats

Hours of Operation: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Fitness Center Type: LIMITED

Fitness Center Equipment:

  • Elliptical Machines
  • Free Weights
  • Stationary Bicycle
  • Treadmill

Last Renovation of Fitness Center Equipment: 2020

Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping
  • On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities
  • Hours of Operation: 6:00 AM - 6:00 AM

Added Value

  • Wake Up Calls
  • Ice Machine

Hotel Details

160 West Commerce Avenue

Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542

United States

1-251-9486191

gm@hiegulfshores.com

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 11:00 AM

Check-in Age: 21

  • Parking + -

    • Complimentary Self Parking Available
    • Parking is available along the South, East and West side of the hotel.
  • Shuttle + -

  • Accessibility + -

      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Elevators
    • Public Restrooms
    • Registration Desk
    • Exercise Facility
    • Business Center
    • Pool
    • Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 1

      Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance

    • Registration Area
    • Accessible Guest Rooms
    • Business Center
    • Meeting Room
    • Exercise Facility
    • Pool

      Provided by Hotel

    • Accessible Self Parking
    • Van Accessible Self Parking
    • Ramp Access
    • Portable Bathtub Seats
    • Closed Caption TVs
    • Telephone with TDD
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
    • Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
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    • Service Animals Allowed
    • Sorry, no pets allowed. There is a 150 fee if unauthorized pet is found. Please contact us directly for boarding locations.
  • Facility + -

    • Smoke-Free Facility
    • Number of Floors: 4
    • Total Number of Rooms: 89
    • Number of Suites: 26
    • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 89
    • Number of Accessible Rooms: 6
    • Connecting Rooms Available
    • Public Spaces Renovated in: 2020
    • Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2020

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  • Credit Cards + -

    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • JCB
    • Discover
  • Be The Readiest® for your stay

    Our Highlights
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    The Wharf
    Waterville USA
    Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
    Gulf State Park
    OWA
    The Wharf
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    When you’re ready to get away from the everyday, The Wharf is your destination for scenic adventure and one-of-a-kind entertainment. Walk down Main Street and browse The Wharf’s friendly local shops, then enjoy a meal by the water at one of our many appetizing bars and restaurants. The Wharf Amphitheater plays host to many top industry performers.
    Waterville USA
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    Waterville USA offers you 20-acres of fun through our waterpark, amusement park and escape rooms. Located just 1/4 mile from the beach, we are in the heart of the resort community of Gulf Shores, Alabama. At Waterville USA, we are committed to your experience and that’s what keeps families coming back day after day, year after year, since 1986.
    Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
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    The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is one of the most popular family attractions in the region. Also known as the "Little Zoo" for its starring role in the documentary series, The Little Zoo That Could on Animal Planet. This non-profit zoological park is home to over 199 species, 31 sub-species, and haven to 8 endangered species.
    Gulf State Park
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    Gulf State Park has two miles of beaches, a spacious campground and a brand new Lodge to greet you. Yes, we have gorgeous white sand, surging surf, seagulls and a variety of activities, but there is more than sand and surf to sink your toes into.
    OWA
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    With fabulous stores and restaurants, a new adventure awaits you at every turn. Shop everything from your favorite retailers to carefully crafted boutiques. Enjoy unforgettable moments at celebrated national restaurants or local favorites. With options including Gulf seafood, international wines, and hand-crafted cocktails!
    Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores

    • Complimentary parking is available at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores for hotel guests.

    • Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.

    • Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores has an outdoor pool.

    • Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores is available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

    • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores is from 3:00 PM, and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.

    • Yes, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores offers free WiFi!

    • No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores.

    • Yes, there is an onsite fitness center at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores.

    • Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.

    • The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores has 89 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.

    • No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores.