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, my wife and I, stayed here for one night, the night of Halloween in 2018. We had good expectation from this BWP hotel for two reasons which are the excellent reviews that we read in google and...
Bolingbrook, Illinois on 10-Nov-2018
Had a late vacay this year and Best Western Premier offered the best price. When we arrived all the signs directed us to the right location to check in. Check in was smooth, room was nice and clean...
By Kara S
I was really disappointed in this property. I had read all the reviews and it was not what I expected. It was a wknd trip for me and my bf. First it’s not a hotel for couples. We ate breakfast buffet...
By Michelle P
Hartselle, Alabama on 05-Nov-2018
Hubby and I stayed here 4 nights on our Orange Beach vacation during last week of October. The hotel is smaller than most around the area but is directly on the beach. Check in was a breeze. The...
Murfreesboro, TN on 01-Nov-2018
This is not the most expensive hotel on the beach. But it is on the beach, very conveniently located in the heart of orange Beach. You literally are within 5 minutes of everything.
Our room was...
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.