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El Governor Motel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“nice gift shop”(7 reviews)
“room faces”(6 reviews)
“full kitchen”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Poolside Bar
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All reviewsnice gift shoproom facesfull kitchentiki barfish housepanama cityhigh riseold floridarooms face the beachbalcony overlooking the beachport stadjoining roomsnight lifecleaning staffcoffee makercorner roomrooms are clean
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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
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Been to El Governor several times. The rooms are just average but has a small kitchenette for extended stays. Nice cocktail bar and can't beat being right on the beach! Several restaurants within walking distance. There is no complementary breakfast.

1  Thank Andy D
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights last Feb and loved it! All the rooms overlook the gulf and have balconies. Kitchennete in the room, outside door, large elevator, on the beach, old Florida feel, quiet, just what I wanted. Only bad part was poor Wi-Fi and...More

2  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is an old, but well maintained hotel right on the gulf. All of the rooms have balconies, and you feel like you are looking out a porthole the water is so close. The rooms have an oven, sink, refrigerator, and microwave, as well as...More

Thank LauraGenevieve
Reviewed 31 December 2015

A little outdated, but a GREAT location! Right on the sand--and the waves were roaring! Also, the rooms have balconies---rates were reasonable---room did have a refrigerator and microwave----I would definitely stay here again---I stayed on the third floor---which was perfect---I asked for, and got, a...More

Thank harvey L
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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
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (161)
Room & Suite (39)
Pool & Beach (19)
Dining (2)
Hotel & Grounds (99)
Bathroom (1)
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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"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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