Hotels that achieve the prestigious Gold Award represent the top 10% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
The Monte Sano State Park is listed in the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage. It is spread over 2140 acres (866.02 hectares) and offers breathtaking mountainous trails for biking and hiking. There are scenic waterside and forest areas for camping.