San Carlos

365 E Beach BlvdGulf Shores36542USA
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About San Carlos

The beachfront San Carlos Gulf Shores houses 140 apartments, spread over 20 floors, located close to Adventure Island and Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo.

Each apartment is fitted with climate control, furnished balcony, separate living and dining rooms, sofa bed, and kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, cookware, dishware, and utensils. In addition, there is cable TV, DVD player, free Wi-Fi, iron with ironing board, bathroom with jetted bathtub and free toiletries, telephone with free local calls, and coffee and tea making facility.

San Carlos Gulf Shores boast an outdoor pool, fitness center, sauna, spa, free Wi-Fi in public areas, and free self-parking. Guest have access to on-site motorized watercrafts, while snorkeling and parasailing are available nearby.

The apartments are setup for self-catering, and there are barbecue grills and a picnic area on-site.

Waterville USA and the Battleship Memorial Park are easily accessible.


365 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL, 36542, USA
Telephone: +1 855-245-0220 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • 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
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Direct beach access
  • Elevator
  • Gym
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Washing machine
  • Wellness center / Spa

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Sauna


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Positive Reviews

Great location

Several guests love the proximity to the beach and access to shops and seafood restaurants. Others add that there are several activities available including hot air ballooning, jet skiing, paddle boarding, kite surfing, boating, kayaking, fishing, and hiking on nearby nature trails, and appreciate that there are several discos, bars, and coffee houses along the beachfront.

Family-friendly amenities

Many guests appreciate that young children stay free, and love that there is ample bedding available for the whole family. Others add that extra bedding is available on request, and love that the pool area and beachfront have designated children's play areas with adult supervision.

Spacious apartments

Many guests appreciate that the there is ample space in the living room and dining area to host a small get-together. Others add that the rooms are large, and there is sufficient wardrobe and luggage storage space, and love that the bathrooms are spacious.

Negative Reviews

Extra cleaning fees

A handful of guests comment that there is an extra charge for cleaning the apartments. Others add that the fee is nominal, and appreciate that staff is proficient in servicing and cleaning each apartment.

Internet connection is slow

Some guests mention that the Internet connection is often slow during the day. Others add that the Wi-Fi connection is often intermittent due to a large number of users, but note that the lack of connectivity can provide an opportunity to relax and unwind.

Property under construction

Some guests mention that there is heavy construction taking place, and that the patio furniture is missing due to sandblasting and paint work. Others add that the property is regularly being upgraded, and appreciate that management is helpful in arranging alternative apartments, on request.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 89 reviews across the web
8.8 /10
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    8.6 /10
8.8 out of 10 based on 89 reviews