Welcome to our 2015 and 2016 Director’s Award winning Best Western Southside Hotel & Suites, located off I-295, Florida. Our south Jacksonville, FL hotel is only two miles from Naval Air Station Jacksonville. We are 11 miles south of downtown Jacksonville and 23 miles from Jacksonville International Airport (JAX).
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Sunny skies illuminate the sleekly designed lobby of the Best Western Southside Hotel & Suites - Collins Rd. Our hotel is located near attractions and businesses.
Travelers have plenty to see during their stay in the Jacksonville, FL area. Our hotel's location is convenient to Veteran's Memorial Arena, Everbank Field, Kennel Club/Poker Room and the upscale St Johns Town Center. We're also near the rolling fairways of Eagle Harbor Golf Course, Club Continental, FL Yacht Club, and Jacksonville Zoo, MOSH, take a short ride to the beaches or explore St. Augustine culture and historic tours and premier outlet shopping.
Since our hotel's location is in Jacksonville south, and borders Orange Park, we're perfect for military and government travelers. We're near Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Naval Air Depot and several military contractors. Our 500-sq-ft meeting room accommodates conferences and social events.
Whether vacation or business brings you to our hotels, our amenities will satisfy your needs. Start each morning with hot complimentary breakfast. Use the free high-speed, wireless Internet access. Make use of our business center computers. Take time to enjoy the outdoor pool and an on-site fitness center. When you're staying around Jacksonville, our hotel's amenities make us the ideal choice.
With helpful staff members always on hand for recommendations, tips and advice, they act as local ambassadors and know where guests can go for great local cuisine to exciting recreation. Business and family friendly and a 100% non-smoking hotel, guests feel right at home!
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No pets allowed
We used this hotel midway of a trip and especially to avoid the Georgia Hotel sales tax of 13%. THey even called me at 8 pm to make sure I was still coming and going to make it. I told them I was 2...
Oakland Park, Florida on 16-Jul-2018
All the usual amenities of BW. Very friendly staff. This location is the most north of all, only one north of 295 and in an isolated location. I thought hotel was clean. However, exercise room was...
East Rockaway, New York on 12-Jul-2018
We stay here when we come to visit family as they have great service! They have ice filled water with limes available as you come in the lobby all day as well as coffee. They have lots to choose...
Taylors, South Carolina on 07-Jul-2018
We stayed on the ground level and the room had a constant smell of mold when you come in. The lock was broken, 1 part of the ceiling was broken , the ceiling vent in the bathroom was very loud. This...
By Patricia G
We were there for both business and pleasure. Everywhere we were in and around the grounds was clean and presentable. Hotel room was more than adequate with a work table and separate area for...
Guest laundry, $1.50 fee open: 1:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Complimentary full breakfast, daily breakfast buffet with hot items offered 6:00 am to 9:30 am. Includes scrambled eggs, breakfast meat, cereals, pastries, breakfast breads, whole fruit, hot oatmeal, juice, coffee, tea, hot chocolate
Exercise faciltiy 24 hour free
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Ice/vending machines 2nd and 4th floors
Meeting facilities, Permanent Boardroom for 12 people; second meeting room for 20 classroom, 25 theater
Business center free
Parking for the physically challenged
Weight lifting equipment
Conference facilities, Boardroom for 12 people; meeting room for 20 Classroom, 25 Theater
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
24-hour front desk
Late check out On availability only
Cable or satellite television In all guest rooms
Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Banquet facilities. Outside food allowed and local catering available
Physically challenged facilities Some rooms with roll-in showers; some with tub and grab rails; lobby at ground level and elevator to upper floors
Management reserves the right to refuse to provide accommodation to persons less than 21 years of age unless accompanied by a parent. Identification is required at check-in.
Free high-speed Internet access
Free local and long distance calls
Complimentary USA Today Newspaper
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
Dataports, wireless: 104
Minimum age to rent room is 21 years of age.
Cable satellite television with HBO®, CNN or other 24 hour news station
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Free long distance access
In-room movies HBO only
High-speed Internet access
AM/FM alarm clock
Refrigerator in all guest rooms
Iron, ironing board
Additional in-room toiletries - request at front desk
Microwave available in all guest rooms
Rollaway beds available - request in advance; based on availability
Spa available, Jacuzzi suites only
Direct dial telephone
Voice mail, guest must setup upon arrival in room
Air-conditioning, self controlled heating/cooling system
Sofabed available, executive king suite or executive double queen suite only
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 5
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub