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Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL - Gulf Shores - Bedroom
Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL
6.8 Okay
C$ 166+
C$ 166+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Best Western on The Beach - Gulf Shores - Lobby
C$ 322+
Free Wi-Fi
Hampton Inn Gulf Shores
8.3 Very good
C$ 270+
C$ 270+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Staybridge Suites Gulf Shores
8.3 Very good
C$ 262+
C$ 262+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Perdido Beach Resort
9.3 Wonderful
C$ 470+
C$ 470+
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Gulf Shores hotel?

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 219

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 249
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Most expensive month to stay with an average 46% rise in price.
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When to book a hotel in Gulf Shores

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Top tips for finding Gulf Shores hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Gulf Shores, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Gulf Shores in February and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Gulf Shores if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 7 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Gulf Shores accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Gulf Shores found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 376, while the most expensive was C$ 376.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Gulf Shores for 8 days.
  • If you enjoy indulging in water sports, you will enjoy your stay at the Best Western on The Beach hotel. While at the hotel you can go canoeing, Scuba diving, diving and Snorkeling. The hotel is approximately 0.5 mi from the Gulf shores beach, where you can spend some time on the sand or enjoy playing volleyball with friends by the shores.
  • Visitors who enjoy a good homemade meal while on vacation should consider booking a room at the Staybridge Suites Gulf Shores. The hotel has a kitchen with all essential kitchen equipment making it easy to prepare meals. The dining room and the seating area will allow you to enjoy your meals and bond with friends, family or even have a special moment alone.
  • The The Lodge at Gulf State Park, a Hilton Hotel, gives the guests the benefit of using the hotel’s parking slots, especially those using their vehicles. The hotel also offers private parking within the hotel premises if you travel by a rented vehicle or use valet service. Within the hotel is an EV Charging station that allows you to quickly and conveniently charge your vehicle before leaving.
  • If you are an expectant couple traveling to Gulf Shores, Alabama, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gulf Shores will be a delightful place to book your stay. The hotel has a snack bar that allows a pregnant woman to have her favorite snack at any time of the day. The sockets are near the bed and there is room service. The hotel’s proximity to the Gulf Beach shores allows for a good baby bump shoot as the sun sets.
  • Guests checking in at Gulf Shores with their pets can book a room at the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gulf Shores. There might be extra charges, and you may need to call in advance as they only allow pets upon request. The hotel is approximately 3.5 mi from the city center, where you could find vet services for your pet during your vacation.
  • If you are looking to be in the heart of the action in Gulf Shores then hotels by Gulf Shore Public Beach are a great option. The public beach marks the center of Gulf Shores and there are also many restaurants in the area such as DeSoto’s Seafood Kitchen and Bahama Bob’s Beach Side Cafe.
  • When booking hotels in Gulf Shores travelers may want to consider which airport they are flying into. Pensacola International Airport (PNS) is east of Gulf Shores and the oceanfront hotels located in Orange Beach, Ono Island and Perdido Beach are all along the way from the airport to Gulf Shores and may be convenient areas to book a hotel in. However, if you are flying into Mobile Regional Airport (MOB), then Gulf Shores proper is your closest option.
  • Planning to do some fishing during your time in Gulf Shores? Perhaps a hotel near the Gulf State Park Pier would be ideal then. The pier is one of the main spots for anglers in Gulf Shores and there are many hotels nearby like The Lodge at Gulf State Park and Phoenix All Suites West Hotel.
  • Visiting Gulf Shores during Spring Break? Spring Break is a busy time of the year for Gulf Shores and for many other Gulf coast beach towns. It is highly recommended that visitors book hotels well in advance to make sure they have a variety of hotels to choose from, especially when booking hotels right on the beach.
  • Orange Beach is a great alternative area to look for hotels in if the hotels in Gulf Shores are already fully booked or don’t suit your needs. Orange Beach is just 15 minutes away from Gulf Shores by car and is also directly on the coast. It is also a convenient option for travelers flying into Pensacola International Airport (PNS) as it is slightly closer to the airport than Gulf Shores.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Gulf Shores

  • Which hotel in Gulf Shores is best for families?

    Beachside Resort Hotel is suitable for guests visiting with their families. The hotel offers a family room where you can spend time together. The cloth rack and closet offer enough space for you to organize your family’s garments. The hotel also offers complimentary breakfast.

  • Which hotel is best for people with disabilities?

    Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL, is among the best hotels in Gulf shores, Alabama, for people with disabilities. Its entire unit is accessible by wheelchair, thus increasing its accessibility. Bath time is easy since there is a roll-in shower and an adapted bath.

  • Which hotel is best when traveling for business?

    Hampton Inn Gulf Shores is ideal for guests visiting Gulf Shores, Alabama, for business errands. The hotel has a business center and meeting/banquet facilities, allowing it to host professional meetings. You can work remotely with your laptop, as a desk and connectivity are available.

  • Which hotel is best for outdoor lover?

    Guests who enjoy outdoor activities will love the Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Shores Craft Farms. While at the hotel, you can enjoy some sightseeing while hiking. You can also choose to cycle or engage in bowling.

  • Where is best to stay in Gulf Shores with children?

    The hotels on the southside of Gulf Shores like the Beachside Resort Hotel are often particularly kid-friendly as they are both close to the beach and many of the city’s amusement parks such as Waterville USA and Adventure Island. Waterville USA and Adventure Island are just 1.4 miles and 6.5 miles away from central Gulf Shores, respectively.

  • What hotels feature business facilities?

    There are many hotels in Gulf Shores with business centers and meeting rooms available for business travelers. Some of the hotels offering such services and facilities include the Best Western on The Beach which is located right in the heart of Gulf Shores on Beach Blvd.

  • What 4-star hotels are there in Gulf Shores?

    There are two 4-star hotel options in Gulf Shores - the Phoenix West and the Phoenix West II. The difference between the two hotels is largely location. The Phoenix West is located in Orange Beach and is a 15-minute drive east of Gulf Shores proper. The Phoenix West II, on the other hand, is 5-minutes east of Gulf Shores and is just by Gulf Shores State Park and Gulf Shores Beach.

  • What hotels in Gulf Shores have fitness centers or other exercise facilities available?

    Travelers looking to keep up their exercise routine during their time in Gulf Shores might want to stay at hotels like Hampton Inn Gulf Shores in downtown Gulf Shores or Plantation West on the westside of town in Gulf Highlands as both hotels feature onsite fitness centers and pools. Plantation West also has its own golf course that is available to both hotel guests and visitors.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Gulf Shores?

    C$ 233 is the average price for a double room in Gulf Shores, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as C$ 233 in the last 3 days.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Gulf Shores?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Gulf Shores districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Gulf Shores city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Gulf Shores hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Gulf Shores that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Motel 6 Gulf Shores, AL, Best Western on The Beach and Hampton Inn Gulf Shores.

Where to stay in Gulf Shores?

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Plantation West #1147 - Gulf Shores
Plantation West #1147
8 Very good
C$ 335+
C$ 335+
Free Wi-Fi
Harbour Place 506 - Gulf Shores
Harbour Place 506
6.2 Okay
C$ 347+
C$ 347+
Free Wi-Fi

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