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El Governor Motel

Traveller (199)
Room & Suite (52)
Pool & Beach (23)
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About
Location
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Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Suites
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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422Reviews
199Photos
27Q+A
100Room tips
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I love the tranquility of sitting on the beach. With this motel all the rooms open with balcony facing beach. My Husband and I brought our own food. Rooms come with stove and refrigerator. If you want to go out for meals there are many restaurants along the beach. Toucans just ri
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We stayed at El Govenor for a few days to take a vacation after a family vacation and were very pleased. The rooms are clean with an ocean view. Nice pool area and gift shop. Staff was extremely friendly except the blond lady at the outside bar. We will definitely return.
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Nice gift shop and great beach front. However, this is only one of serval options. Next time we will find another place to try. Go across the street to the Barefoot Surf Shop to rent a bike and ride along the beach front road. Great sunset from all the rooms.
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We really loved staying there they were really nice people that worked there everyone was really friendly the rooms were very clean the pool was very nice can't wait to come back it was very quiet loved the balcony and the beach was just pretty
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The Hotel is good overall The staff is friendly and helpful but the Manager Mr. Wiley is rude and thinks he is all powerful because of his title. Anywhere from 9 to 20 rooms are rented each year when My Club goes there for our annual beach trip. My Club is a Motorcycle club with
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End rooms have views over the water and also on the side
Sunset
great sunsets
great sunsets
Kitchen
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What kind of services I can get if I’m planning a small wedding and we decided to stay here ???
Beautiful area for a wedding but you need to call them for details
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Is there a company that offers beach umbrellas and chairs on the beach at the El Governor and that puts umbrellas up for you?
yes
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whats the reservation system like? pay complete at book or when checking in? also whats the general room rates in may?
Old school, reservations by phone, they call the week before to confirm, not sure about rates
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Are pets allowed
No pets are allowed.
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What dishes,pots and pans etc. are provided in the double bed rooms ?
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"Great Beach view from all rooms"
"All rooms have an ocean view."
"bring earplugs and avoid the place if asthma"
"Rooms on the west end of the hotel on upper floors are quieter at night."
"Do not book in the high rise...it is worse than a condo. Ask for a refurbished room in the annex or one of the two-room cottages."
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ALSO KNOWN AS
el governor hotel mexico beachel governor mexico beachel governor motelmexico beach el governor
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaFlorida PanhandleMexico Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
125
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