Best Western

Best Western Premier The Tides

26032 Perdido Beach Boulevard, Orange Beach, AL 36561
Phone: +1 251-981-9888   |   Fax: 251/981-1488   |   86 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

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.

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).


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast
  • Cocktail lounge, 2
  • Outdoor pool Heated open 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Hot tub, open 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., free
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Universal gym
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridors
  • Front desk, 24 hour
  • Guest laundry, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., fee of $1.75
  • Laundromat
  • 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
  • Printer available
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities, 600 square foot hospitality room on property
  • Conference facilities, 600 square foot hospitality room on property
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Sunbathing
  • Air-conditioning
  • 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.
  • Community grills
  • 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.

Best Western Premier The Tides

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Best Western Premier The Tides

Conveniently located, the best western premier the tides in Orange Beach, Alabama is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 30.270115  /  Latitude: -87.580474


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: I-10. Take Exit 49 toward Baldwin Beach Express. Head south on Baldwin Beach Express for 13 miles. Turn left onto Foley Beach Express. Turn left onto Canal Road. Turn right onto Al-161. Turn left onto Perdido Beach Boulevard. The Best Western Premier® The Tides will be on the right.

Best Western Premier The Tides

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Kiva Dunes Golf Club

There's no lack of adventure to be found in Alabama. From the historic and important Civil War sites, to an array of family-first attractions, the Heart of Dixie yields fun-filled days for all members of the family. When your visit leads you to the deep south along the coast, be sure to book a tee time at the Kiva Dunes Golf Club

An easy drive in from nearby Orange Beach, Kiva Dunes Golf Club is one of the state's premier golf experiences. With a par of 72, a max length of 7,092 yards, and a course rating of 73.9, Kiva Dunes offers challenges to all skill levels. Opened in 2015, Kiva Dunes was designed by Jerry Pate, and is most easily accessed from Fort Morgan Road. 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2 mile(s) from Adventure Island, Adventure Island has all sorts of fun and exciting thrills for you and your family. The massive amusement park boasts go karts, bumper boats, lazer tag, adventure golf, an arcade, and paddle boat rides. There is even a five-story volcano alive with fire and sound on-site. Channel your inner child and thrill your own at Adventure Island.
  • 5 mile(s) from The Wharf, There's so much more than fishing going on at The Wharf in Orange Beach. Take a stroll through world-class shopping. Restaurants if all types, but especially that fresh seafood the Gulf is famous for. If the kids get bored with the shopping, there's a Ferris wheel, laser tag, and arcade on-site. The Wharf is also home to an 8,000+ capacity amphitheater that holds concerts in all genres of music, from country like Keith Urban to rock and roll classics like Journey and Boston.
  • 6 mile(s) from Gulf State Park Pier, You've got all the fishing space you can possibly need at Gulf State Park Pier. At over a quarter mile long and 20 feet wide, he Gulf State Park Pier is the second longest on the Gulf of Mexico and Alabama's only public pier on the Gulf. Butts on the Beach Food Truck is at the location year-round to feed all your barbecue desires.
  • 8 mile(s) from Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Lions and tigers and bears. oh my! The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo in Orange Beach, AL in your stop for you and your kids to see over 500 exotic animals from primates to leopards to wolves and reptiles. Open every day of the year, you're guaranteed to fuel your animal side here.
  • 8 mile(s) from Waterville USA, Beat the heat at Waterville USA, a 20-acre water park and amusement park in Gulf Shores, AL. The park features extreme water slides, a lazy river, wave pool, and go karts and mini-golf. If you need an exciting break from the salt water, this is your spot.
  • 9 mile(s) from The Track, There's a speed for everyone at The Track in Gulf Shores, AL. Whether you're braving the three-story Wild Woody track or the classic track with overpasses, you're bound to find your thrill here. Also featuring mini-golf, bumper rides, and a fair-type area built just for kids, this family recreation center has all the fun you need.
  • 24 mile(s) from Alligator Alley, It takes a special kind of person to want to get up close and personal with alligators, but if that person is you, then Alligator Alley is your home. Located in Summerdale, AL this area gives adventurous souls the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see over 450 alligators in their natural habitat.
  • 28 mile(s) from Fort Morgan Historic Site, Roots run deep on the Gulf Coast, and there may be no better example of that than the Fort Morgan Historical Site. After construction in 1819, the fort played a major role in the Civil War and has withstood countless hurricanes since. Located 23 miles from Gulf Shores, the site can be reached by car or by the Mobile Bay Ferry.
  • 15 mile(s) from Tanger® Outlet Mall, has over 100 stores

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1 mile(s) from Sail Wild Hearts, Ever dream owning your own yacht? The next best thing is available right here in Gulf Shores at Sail Wild Hearts. This 53-foot catamaran is available to rent for any occasion, and the enthusiasm of Captain Zach Smith bleeds over to his entire crew. Morning dolphin cruises and sunset sails are his two most popular adventures.
  • 2 mile(s) from Flyboard BAMA, A new water sport craze sweeping the area is flyboarding. It seems like something out a science fiction movie, but you'll literally be shooting through the air and water. The flyboard is mounted to your foot and connected to a wave runner by a 60-foot hose. The thrust that normally propels the jet-ski is then re-directed to the board to literally have you flying.
  • 2 mile(s) from Chute 'Em Up Parasailing, Family-owned and operated, Chute 'Em Up Parasailing has the largest fleet on the island, but maintain their best-price guarantee. They want as many people as possible to experience the joy of parasailing.
  • 3 mile(s) from Orange Beach Helicopters, If you've had enough of relaxing on the sand, try soaring above it. Orange Beach Helicopters offers tours that you'll be talking about for ages, whether it's for a special occasion or simply crossing off the bucket list. Sunset and sea life tours give the whole scope of the Gulf.
  • 3 mile(s) from Orange Beach Rec Center, The Orange Beach Recreation Center is the perfect place to get your sweat on or unwind with like-minded people. A gymnasium, fitness center, two multi-purpose rooms, and a game room with ping pong and pool tables are all on-site
  • 5 mile(s) from Gulf State Park, It's the best of both worlds at Gulf State Park, where you can camp in the woods, but still be two miles from the beach. The park has a golf course, tennis courts, miles of hiking and biking trails, zip lines, and the second largest fishing pier on the Gulf.
  • 5 mile(s) from Gulf Adventure Center, Located at Gulf State Park, the Gulf Adventure has all the thrills at your fingertips. Stand-up paddleboard and kayak rentals are available for rent, but the true stand-out is the zipline course that zooms you right above the Lake Shelby water. Open all year, seven days a week.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Across the street from Cotton's Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: dinner,
  • .4 mile(s) from Gilbey's Seafood & Steaks, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • .6 mile(s) from Moe's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • .7 mile(s) from Shrimp Basket, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 1.5 mile(s) from The Gulf, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Bubba's Seafood, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 1.9 mile(s) from Cobalt, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from Wintzell's Oyster House, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.2 mile(s) from Fisher's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.2 mile(s) from Big Fish, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.3 mile(s) from Cosmos, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.4 mile(s) from Tacky Jacks, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 3.3 mile(s) from Brick & Spoon, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
  • 5.4 mile(s) from Ginny Lanes, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 9.4 mile(s) from Lulu's, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,

Best Western Premier The Tides

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