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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Overall a great place to stay. Very clean motel. Service was great also. Had some negative things ie. Hot tub didn't work. Guest laundry was broken as well. The continental breakfast area was great and as long as you like belgan waffles the breakfast was good also. I will stay there again if they will have me....

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Henderson, Tennessee
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We have 4 kids all under age 10. We were looking at rooms right on the beach but saved over $600 for a week staying here. We were not in the room except to sleep and shower. Walmart is across the road, Walgreens is on the corner and also very close to the zoo, Waterville, food and ice cream and...

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1Thank erinperrigo
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Bugs in room. Popcorn beside bed. Tiles from wall laying in floor. Food in Fridge. Sink has a toothbrush and other items in sink drain. Outside grass is high. Trash everywhere. Really would be a nice place if staff would take pride in their work. These rooms reflect on you as housekeepers and maintenance. I am a former housekeeper/ inspector/...

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Thank Lori W
De Soto, Missouri
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived on July 1, 2016 and on July 2nd we found another motel to stay in, unfortunately we had to spend another night, the room was disgusting, no phone, blow dryer, fridge or microwave, we asked for clean towels and were told none were available even though we saw a whole stack in the laundry room, pulled back the...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Our recent stay at this hotel was a complete disaster. The staff at the front desk was nice and gave us a room, but then the maid jumped in and stated that room had a leak and the AC units was flooding the room and needed repairs, so they gave us another room. We got in the room and there...

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

The picture that is shown is not what it looks like at all. The front desk seemed to have trouble getting everything together and the two men argued with one another the entire time in front of my mother and I. Our room was one with the two queen beds. It looked clean at first but after walking inside, the...

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Hamburg, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

It was 2 adults & 3 kids. It wasn't bad except they were in the middle of redoing everything. The hot tub doesn't work, we had to ask for towels every day (we had 2 queen size beds but 1 set of towels was all we got), but the staff was very friendly. It was a nice breakfast every morning....

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Thank Alicia W
Kaneohe, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I hate writing bad reviews...but I would like to warn others. This place is pretty on the outside, filthy on the inside. We came in hoping for a relatively cheap room for the night. The front room was nice, and the lady at the desk seemed nice but overly worked. Then we saw the room. My husband was horrified. The...

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Thank Ocean8600
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 4:30 AM Saturday because of Car Problems We were NOT planning on staying here but it was Closest to the PepBoys that was Fixing our car..The room for The rest of That day the Night until checkout at 10:AM sunday was 264.00 😳we had stayed here before when it was under a different name & it was...

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Clinton, Mississippi
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Our room was clean when we arrived. Staff is trying even under remodeling conditions. One of the least expensive hotels during peak time. The breakfast was nothing special but attendants kept it well stocked at all times. The negatives no game room, elevator out of order, sauna out of order, laundry was out of order. When we needed items the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay within minutes of the beautiful Gulf Shores beaches at the pet-friendly Magnuson Hotel Gulf Shores. Admire exotic animals at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, and spend an afternoon dodging obstacles at Pirates Island Miniature Golf Course. Thrill on exciting water rides and splash in refreshing wave pools at Waterville USA waterpark or race around The Track, a high-speed go-kart track and amusement park. Head to the Tanger Outlets to shop at discounted stores, or visit the Wharf for premier shopping, dining and nightlife destination. White sandy beaches, championship golf and top-notch fishing are all just minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel and Suites Gulf Shores

Address: 213 West Fort Morgan Road, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 (Formerly Days Inn Gulf Shores)
Region: United States > Alabama > Gulf Shores
Price Range: ₹ 4,880 - ₹ 12,502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Magnuson Hotel and Suites Gulf Shores 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
La Quinta Inn Gulf Shores Hotel Gulf Shores
Gulf Shores La Quinta
La Quinta Gulf Shores
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“Pay the price of a better room at a beach resort.”
 of 5 bubbles JackMarty, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try another hotel”
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“Do not book here!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jstjul1, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Good place to stay when visiting for a fun time at the beach. Doesn't cost a lot of money.”
 of 5 bubbles MemphisRunningTours, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“dont stay at any Magnuson Inn & Suites.....the owner doesn't care about your stay”
 of 5 bubbles 162cg, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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