Hotel Best Western On the Beach

337 E Beach BoulevardGulf Shores36542-6505USA
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About Hotel Best Western On the Beach

The Hotel Best Western On the Beach offers guests a beach-side outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and free parking, right on the ocean of Gulf Shores.

The hotel rooms feature en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, cable television, hairdryer, coffee and tea making facilities. There are microwaves and refrigerators in each room. Larger room upgrades include a separate living area.

The Hotel Best Western On the Beach Resort includes an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, hot tub, laundry service, business center and fitness center.

Featured is Island Pancake House on the property and the hotel is surrounded by casual and fine dining options in the area.

The hotel is seconds from the warm water Gulf Shore beach. It is located one mile from Gulf Adventure Center including Hummingbird Ziplines, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and Waterville Waterpark. The hotel is ideal for families, couples and singles  looking to enjoy a fun waterside resort.


337 E Beach Boulevard, Gulf Shores, AL, 36542-6505, USA
Telephone: +1(251)9482711 | Fax: +1(251)9487339 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Direct beach access
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Towels at the pool / beach

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television

Wellness / Spa

  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Ideal beachfront property

Most were very pleased with the location of the hotel. This Best Western is ideal for a family or couple beachfront vacation. Several reviewers praised the hotel's convenient distance to the beach and local area. It is situated within a close distance to several top-rated resturants and water sport attractions.

Professional service staff

Most of the previous visitors at the Best Western On the Beach were very pleased with the hotel staff service. Many of the staff members went out of their way to accommodate guest's needs. From check-in to check-out the customer's needs are put first.

Professional service staff

The dedicated housekeeping staff reports daily to keep the rooms fresh and tidy. Previous guests reported spacious rooms and large beds in the hotel rooms.

Negative Reviews

Overpriced for the value

Some guests felt the their stay at the Best Western On the Beach. Some have had their cars blocked in or were forced to park across the street from the hotel due to over car crowding.

Some tired conditions

Some guests reported outdated conditions concerning the hotel's exterior and a few of the in-room accessories. Examples of grievances include a older carpets and worn out/over-soft mattresses. Despite its older appearance many previous guests felt the hotel was still very clean.

A little noisy at times

Some guests reported issues with loud sounds traveling through the hotel room walls. Several guests were able to hear excessive noise coming from neighboring rooms such as loud air-conditioning units and talking. This was not a problem for most guests.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1748 reviews across the web
8 /10
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8 out of 10 based on 1748 reviews