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The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn

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Spanish Fort, Alabama, United States
Reviewed 21 October 2013

What a wonderful B&B! Deborah and Greg gave us just the right balance of privacy and lively conversation. Room was comfortable and the furnishings and atmosphere fantastic. Grounds were beautiful. The breakfast was superb. We will most definitely be back!

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Walker, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I Found This B&B On The Internet And Booked It As A Valentine Surprise For My Husband.....Well, We Loved It So Much That We Have Stayed With Them 3 Times Already This Year.....The Rooms Are Very Nice & Clean !!!! Beautiful Pool & Relaxing Hot Tub..... The Breakfast Is To Die For & Wine And Cheese Is Always Fun Meeting...

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3Thank LisaMcDaniel
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 6 August 2013 via mobile

We stay at the Original Romar House every time we come to Orange Beach/Gulf Shores. Wonderful beach house decor. We always meet interesting people. Great common areas. Comfortable beds. Breakfasts are excellent. Deborah and Greg are extremely hospitable. They got up early to cook us breakfast since my husband had to be at a meeting. The covered deck is a...

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2Thank Patricia C
Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We strive to make sure that all our guests have an opportunity to start their day with a healthy and delicious breakfast. That's very important to us. We appreciate that you choose to come and stay with us on your every visit to the coast. We can't wait until the next time....

Sour Lake, Texas
Reviewed 16 July 2013

We spent our 41st anniversary at this wonderfully peaceful bed and breakfast. Greg and Deborah are perfect hosts. What a great first time at Orange Beach. The amenities are superb in this wonderful old beach home. Comfortable beds, scrumptious hot breakfasts, wine and cheese each afternoon, inviting swimming pool, hot tub, and great boardwalk leading to practically a private white...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Yeah...a full week!! Awesome! We are so happy your little grand enjoyed the seashells. Greg is Mr. Shellman :) Thank you so much for the kind words and we hope to see you again soon! Oh my goodness we LOVE the photo of your red beach chairs. It's wonderful! Greg n Deb

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Loved, loved, loved it! This place is relaxing, comfortable and quiet. Pool was gorgeous, hot tub was fabulous and we pretty much had the stretch of beach to ourselves!!!! Breakfast was amazing. Also enjoyed wine and cheese in the early evening which was a good time to discuss potential restaurants for dinner. And, we were able to meet other guests...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the nice words. Its means so much to hear them. We Love, loved having you here and hope you make it back again next year!!! ~Greg n Deb

Texas
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This is the perfect spot for a couple looking to experience the beauty of Alabama's gulf shore but not hassle with the crowds of this popular location. As with most B&Bs, this is an adult only location. The beach is very private due to ownership of the land down to a certain part of the tide. I loved the secluded...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We sure hope ya'll get to return someday too! We do love our beach area. It is nice being located next to a residential area to a degree as we don't have alot of traffic on our beach section. We so appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience here with us. Greg N Deb

Conway, Arkansas
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I wanted to go to the beach, my husband wanted to take me. I wanted a "home" setting, with comfort and easy access to the beach, he needed relaxation and no stress or drama. This fit the bill completely. Waking early for coffee on the deck, watching the water (and dolphins!). Breakfast was amazing each day, banana/pecan pancakes to a...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind response. It means so much to both of us. One thing you spoke of is something we strive for....everyone having their own personal space, so to speak. We want our guests to feel at home every time they walk in the door. We miss you two already and hope that you are able...

Reviewed 19 June 2013 via mobile

My wife & I were in town for a family wedding and ended up at Romar after another party was unable to make the trip. Very glad we had the opportunity as Greg & Deborah were fantastic & caring hosts! A lot of charm and excellent breakfast. Was our first time to Orange Beach but will definitely pick the Romar...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

You and your wife were so nice. You are such a supportive "best man"! We hope that you two come back again. Tell your Mom hi for us.

Reviewed 18 June 2013 via mobile

While looking for a b&b on the beach I came upon ORH. After reading all the reviews I decided to give it a try. We spent 3 nights celebrating my husband's birthday, our anniversary and Father's Day. Greg and Deborah were waiting for us at the front door with smiles, wine and cheese...just what we needed after getting caught in...

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We are so very happy that you two chose to spend those three special times in your life with us here at the Original Romar House B & B and hope that you come back soon!! We loved having you here ~Deb & Greg

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 27 May 2013

My husband and I stayed here Memorial Day weekend. It is wonderful. Deb and Greg are very pleasant and hospitable. Deb makes a lovely breakfast as well. The proprietor mr Jerry came by for breakfast on Sunday morning and was also very pleasant and hospitable. We will return!

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Greg C, Manager at The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind words. We so enjoyed your visit with us! We can't wait until you can come back to the ORH for another stay! ~Greg & Deborah

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This historic Original Romar House is a favorite for travelers seeking a beautiful, romantic destination. The Inn features a delicious Southern Breakfast, complimentary wine & cheese, and luxuriously appointed rooms. You can enjoy an early morning cup of coffee on the spacious back deck looking at the Gulf, or join other guests in the parlor for friendly conversation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Original Romar House Bed & Breakfast Inn

Address: 23500 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL 36561
Region: United States > Alabama > Orange Beach
Price Range: $241 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Original Romar House Hotel Orange Beach
Original Romar House Orange Beach
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try to book the Romar Suite if you can. We stayed in the Shrimp Festival room which was cozy but adequate.”
SmilingAnne, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“there is 1 suite on the main floor, for 3 people. All other rooms seem to be limited to couples or, in one case, singles.”
RussellS397, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms do not have TV's but no problem for us.”
missym575, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Romar room which is the largest with the best view.”
  • Deck overlooking pool
danielsB8417ML, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“The shrimp festival room was close to the hot tub and the stairs”
katierO1925MH, 3 May 2016 | Read review
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