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Gibson Inn

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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible4%
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“murder mystery”(15 reviews)
“historic hotel”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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4 Mar5 Mar
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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival we were greater with a smile and a warm welcome and a surprise without asking the receptionist gave us a discount! Very friendly and she mentioned the happy hour and offered to make dinner reservations for us. The atmosphere is laid back and...More

2  Thank Driveon56
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We had our wedding reception at The Gibson a few weeks ago and it was flawless! The Gibson itself has so much character and charm, it was the perfect place and could not have asked for more. We had our immediate wedding party all staying...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here over night and were so beyond disappointed. The staff were not friendly at all, in fact I couldn't believe that the owner would let those people be caught dead in their hotel. The house keepers seemed busy, but fairly...More

1  Thank Realest7890
Response from Gibson_Inn1, General Manager at Gibson InnResponded 17 June 2016

The Gibson Inn strives to insure each guest has a pleasant stay. We appreciate guest feedback, as there may be a situation we are unaware of. We have addressed the situation with out staff. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you will stay with...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016

Always wanted to stay here and we finally did on our way back from a Texas trip. Only stayed one night but will return to explore Apalachicola more. The room cost was better than expected. The room was "quaint" and on the third floor (no...More

1  Thank rspeay
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Came here for a Girl friends getaway and really enjoyed the hospitality and great care we received from the staff. Kimberly and Brittany were excellent to help us with every request. I look forward to coming back! My only hope is the owners look at...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Banquet Room
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 136 - US$ 158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$ 136 - US$ 158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Kathleen T
5 October 2017|
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Response from Amanda N | Reviewed this property |
Difficult to predict as it's on street but the side road is quiet, so I'm sure you'd be able to find space.
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Jackie B
12 July 2017|
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Response from Phil P | Reviewed this property |
Not that bad...maybe 20 mins out to St George Island.
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Vtyc7074
21 April 2017|
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Response from sunbern52 | Reviewed this property |
there are no elevators and no ramps to get into the hotel or up to any of the guest rooms.
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"Ask for a room that opens onto the balcony"
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"No elevator so lower floors are better if much luggage."
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"You can look at unoccupied rooms to help you choose. We like room 307"
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"Most rooms are inside, but there are a few that you access from outside. (Pet friendly are outside.)"
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