The Best Western Premier The Tides is located directly on the beach in the heart of beautiful Orange Beach, Alabama. This brand new unique hotel experience is centered on you, the view and the true blue Gulf of Mexico.
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Enjoy sweeping views of Alabama’s famous beaches from your private hotel balcony, our bright, expansive fourth floor lobby and our beachfront pool deck. Enjoy surprising amenities like grab & go deli, two on-site bars, rocket fast free wireless high-speed internet, poolside fire pit, free beach cruising bikes, free gourmet breakfast, covered parking, full-sized beach towels and more.
When you want to get your toes in the white sand, the beach and the Gulf of Mexico are always just steps away.
Our views stretch as far as the horizon, and so do the opportunities for making memories. You’ll feel like you’re staying in a big beach house with all the people you love most. (Only better because we’ll do the cleaning).
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Pets not accepted
We stayed in June 2018. It is a very nice place. I wouldn't say its worth the price though. The room was clean, and very comfortable. We had a room with an ok view of the gulf, it was on the side...
By Stephanie M
Saint Jacob, Illinois on 19-Jun-2018
We usually stay at BW, and this is a very nice one on the beach. I think it is fairly new. It is a little pricey but right on the beach and awesome breakfast. We did have a few issues though, the...
Overland Park, Kansas on 19-Jun-2018
We had a King room with a side balcony. It was a good size and the bed was very comfortable. Ask for a room with a balcony overlooking the water- worth it! The lobby has an eating area overlooking...
By Jennifer Z
Don’t let the name Best Western fool you...this is not the Best Western of my youth! This is a beautiful new hotel right on the beach in the heart of Orange Beach. The whole hotel is a beautiful...
By Leigh B
We stayed in June 2018. We checked in at 5:00pm (two hours after the check-on time). We had two rooms and after given our keys we head upstairs to find one room is not finished (again, two hours...
Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., free
Weight lifting equipment
Front desk, 24 hour
Guest laundry, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., fee of $1.75
Dry cleaning, same day available
Express check out
Children's activities, available during the summer with parental supervision
Cable or satellite television We offer the Connect, Charge and Play Media Hub with a USB for fast-charging and streaming for any mobile devices. Plus, Bluetooth pairing means that you can listen to your music via the TV.
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, 24 hours, free
Computer modem hookups
Photocopy, nominal fee
Meeting facilities, 600 square foot hospitality room on property
Conference facilities, 600 square foot hospitality room on property
Physically challenged services, pool lift available. Local company offers rental of motorized chairs/scooters with oversized tires that travel on beach/sand better than traditional chairs/scooters.
Hearing impaired services
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged, 24 hours, free
Ice/vending machines. Ice machines on floors 5 & 7
Gift shop or newsstand
Free parking, 24 hours
Outdoor parking, 24 hours, free
Garage parking, 24 hours, free
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Grab & Go Deli - so you don't have to leave the beach to eat lunch.
Giant beach towels available for pool and beach.
Community outdoor firepit.
Beach chairs and umbrellas available for rent.
On-site ice available for coolers.
Covered parking to shade your car from sun and rain.
Seasonal turn-down service.
Unique gift shop stocked with local souvenirs and potentially forgotten items.
Cable or satellite television, CNN® or other 24 hour news station
DVD player available
AM/FM alarm clock
Coffee/tea maker, Keurig®
Iron, ironing board
High-speed Internet access
Direct dial telephone
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Adjoining rooms available
Gulf view, from some rooms - not all
Ocean view, from some rooms - not all
Rollaway beds, available
Connect, Charge, & Play - Make the most of your portable devices. MediaHub offers USB fast-charging and streaming for any mobile devices. Bluetooth pairing means that you can listen to your music over the TV speakers w/o docking the phone.