by Terry Ward
The Shalimar Cottages and Motel are located minutes from the beach. The hotel offers a variety of cottages with king- or queen-sized beds and full kitchenettes with separate living rooms. Guests can use the heated outdoor pool or take the short five-minute walk to the white sand beach. The grounds are perfect for fishing and boating off the Gulf of Mexico, as well as a variety of water sports. There are several gas grills and areas for outdoor seating, as well as a basketball court and shuffleboard. Guests can rent bikes and paddle boards directly from the property, and there are golf, tennis and boat rentals nearby.
Our Editor Loves
- Beachfront location
- Separate cottages
- Shuffleboard and basketball
- Water Sports
- Free Wi-Fi
The Shalimar was wonderful. Super clean and steps away from the beach. I stayed in the efficiency on the 2nd floor and had an awesome view of the ocean. Very helpful and friendly staff. Great location. Easy to rent an umbrella. They have complimentary use of beach chairs. The most seashells I’ve ever seen in my life. Even saw some dolphin and many birds. Cannot say enough good things about it here. Very comfortable beds. Definitely going to stay here when I return!
We have been coming here for over 10 years and always stay at shalimar. We wouldn’t go anywhere else. Nice and personal and right on the beach. Love it
We will be back again. Highly recommend this little hotel