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El Governor Motel

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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great gift shop”(4 reviews)
“full kitchen”(21 reviews)
“fish house”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsgreat gift shopfull kitchenfish houseslow elevatortiki hutpanama cityrooms face the beachold floridaevery room has a balconyhigh risebalcony overlooking the beachport stnight lifeadjoining roomscleaning staffcoffee makerbeach front
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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

I adore this little gem. I have been coming here for years & have even stayed in the RV park. The kids love the heated pool in the winter. All of the rooms are ocean front with balconies. So peaceful and the staff is kind....More

2  Thank Virginia W
Reviewed 12 February 2016

I love this motel!! Every room faces the ocean and has a small balcony to sit outside. The rooms are a little outdated but for the price it is well worth it. Staff is very friendly. I have been several times and have never regretted...More

1  Thank msimmons2015
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This is the best coastal value during the "off season" we have found - the hotel is old, but you can tell the owners are working hard to keep her up and make improvements - onsite gift shop, bar, pool, and direct on the beach....More

2  Thank BaxtersO
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Mexico Beach is not a fancy town but that is it's charm. This hotel is right on the beach and just has a good feel. We have stayed here before and if we return to Florida, this place is on our list. The room does...More

Thank Buckeye1966
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I stayed most of a week at El Governor, and can reconfirm that I really like this hotel. It is a basic, no frills kind of place, but inexpensive, clean, and comfortable with great views of the gulf. The rooms are large with good sized...More

2  Thank Jill V
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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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Traveller (162)
Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (19)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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ELo36
4 January 2018|
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Response from bridgetcerny | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful area for a wedding but you need to call them for details
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DeeDee C
19 June 2017|
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Response from dimples63 | Reviewed this property |
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lttlelola
1 February 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
Old school, reservations by phone, they call the week before to confirm, not sure about rates
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Room Tips
"Stay in the one level rooms and walk right out your door to the beach. They also have 2 townhouse available."
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"All rooms have an ocean view so you can't go wrong."
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"Every room is ocean front. Never heard any noise."
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"Higher up because of the view and request a room with a kitchen if wanted to self-cater"
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