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Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites

5041 Academy Ln
Bessemer, AL 35022-5250
Nightly Rates: ($109.99 - $111.25)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars
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Hotel Description:

At the Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites visitors can choose from our spacious standard rooms or our luxury suites. All of the rooms at this updated, award-winning hotel in Bessemer, AL offer divine pillow top beds, flat-screen TVs, desks, microwaves, refrigerators and single-brew coffee makers. Planning on an extended stay? Request one of our queen suites with kitchenettes, or our executive king suites with sleeper-sofas, kitchens and dining areas. After a wonderful night's sleep, wake up feeling refreshed to a complimentary hot breakfast to start your day. The convenience and comfort won't stop at your room. Our pet-friendly property also offers free high-speed Internet, a sparkling outdoor pool, exercise facility, quiet business center, free parking, guest laundry, 24-hour front desk assistance, barbecue grills and Rider-Friendly perks. Large meeting and banquet facilities are available and set the perfect tone for conferences, meetings, family reunions and weddings. Those traveling for work can make the most of their stay, as the hotel is near many of the area's businesses and organizations. University of Alabama Birmingham Medical, US Pipe, Vulcan Materials, US Steel, St. Vincent's Hospital and the Marine Base are all close. Birmingham International Airport is also just 35 miles away. Located near Birmingham, you can enjoy this charming small town or drive just 20 miles and take in the big city attractions. Nearby, many guests enjoy spending the day at Alabama Splash Adventure, Bessemer Hall of History, Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park and the Birmingham Race Course. Outdoor enthusiasts will have convenient access to Cahaba River, Oak Mountain State Park, Ruffner Mountain and championship golf at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. You can also indulge in retail therapy at Five Points South, which offers unique shops and tasty restaurants in a distinctive historic district.

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  3
Number of rooms:  70
Number of suites:  14
Time zone:  CST


Burger King: 2.00 mile(s) from Burger King, fast food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Ezell's Catfish: Across the street from Ezell's Catfish, bar/lounge, seafood, open for: lunch, dinner
Zaxby's: 2.00 mile(s) from Zaxby's, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
Cracker Barrel: Across the street from Cracker Barrel, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, offers a menu for all ages, breakfast served all day, country style home cooking.
Waffle House: Across the street from Waffle House, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Ruby Tuesday: 2.00 mile(s) from Ruby Tuesday, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
Applebee's: Across the street from Applebee's, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
Church's Chicken: 2.00 mile(s) from Church's Chicken, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner
Los Sombreros: 2.00 mile(s) from Los Sombreros, bar/lounge, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner


Outdoor pool - OUTDOOR POOL
Cardiovascular exercise - EXCKOT
Pool - Outdoor pool Seasonal
Weightlifting - Weight lifting equipment
River - 35.00 mile(s) from Cahaba River, time your boat trip to see the Cahaba Lilies bloom.
Garden - 35.00 mile(s) from Birmingham Botanical Garden, flowers from all over the world assembled in a controlled conservatory.
Horseback riding - 40.00 mile(s) from Oak Mountain State Park, golf, boating, hiking, fishing, horseback riding with a petting zoo for the kids.

Room Info:

2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed
SUITE-1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Meal included: full American breakfast
1 QUEEN BED: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Meal included: full American breakfast
1 QUEEN BED: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Meal included: full American breakfast
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Microwave, Refrigerator, Meal included: full American breakfast
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Microwave, Refrigerator, Internet access, Meal included: full American breakfast
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Kitchenette, Meal included: full American breakfast
SUITE-1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Kitchenette, Internet access, Meal included: full American breakfast
1 QUEEN BED: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Microwave, Refrigerator, Meal included: full American breakfast
1 queen bed: TV
2 queen beds: TV
2 queen beds: TV
2 queen beds: TV
suite 1 king bed: TV

Meeting Facilities:

Accommodates up to: 35: Accommodates up to: 35

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Alarm clock
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Complimentary in-room coffee or tea
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Express check-out
  • Front desk
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor parking
  • Pool
  • Safe deposit box
  • Wedding services
  • AM/FM radio
  • All public areas non-smoking
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Connecting rooms
  • Elevators
  • Fax service
  • Hair dryer
  • High speed wireless
  • Late check-out available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Outdoor pool
  • Recreational vehicle parking
  • Sofa bed
  • Wheel chair access
  • Air conditioning
  • Business center
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Data port
  • Exercise gym
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer
  • Ice machine
  • Laundry/Valet service
  • Non-smoking rooms (generic)
  • Pets allowed
  • Refrigerator
  • Truck parking
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable television
  • Complimentary full american breakfast
  • Desk
  • Express check-in
  • Free parking
  • High speed internet access
  • Interior corridors
  • Meeting rooms
  • Onsite laundry
  • Photocopy center
  • Restaurant
  • Wake-up calls

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Location Description:
From: Birmingham/Atlanta. Take Interstate 20/59 west to Exit 108. Turn right, go to first street, turn left. The Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites is on your left. From: Tuscaloosa. Take Interstate 20/59 east to Exit 108. Turn left, go to first street, turn left. The Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites is on your left. From: Montgomery. Take Interstate 65 N/Birmingham, merge onto I-459 south via Exit 250 toward Tuscaloosa/Hoover, merge onto I-20E/59N Birmingham. Take Exit 108. Turn left, go to first street, turn left. The Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites is on your left. From: Huntsville. Take Interstate 565W, merge onto I-65 S via Exit 1 toward Birmingham, merge onto Interstate 20W/59S via Exit 261B toward Tuscaloosa, take Exit 108. Turn right, go to first street, turn left. The Best Western Plus Bessemer Hotel & Suites is on your left.
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