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GunRunner Boutique Hotel
310 East Tennessee Street
Florence, Alabama 35630
Phone: 256-349-5464 or 855-269-4724
Email: [email protected]
The GunRunner Boutique Hotel operates with a hands-off approach to luxury hospitality. A visit to the GunRunner affords travelers the amenities of a luxury hotel experience, with the convenience and privacy that comes with a rented apartment. All guests are provided with an email confirmation of their six-digit code allowing them to enter the hotel and their room privately. Our team is not on site. Should guest require assistance, please call 256-349-5464 and calls will be forwarded to the appropriate team member. In case of emergency, please call 911.
Run of the House
Reservations for Run of the House include all ten suites, common area, and rooftop. Rates and conditions of use are determined by individual assessment and personal needs. Examples of Run of the House could include corporate meetings, family reunions, weddings, wedding-related activities, birthday parties, Christmas parties, etc. For additional inquiries concerning Run of the House please contact us at [email protected] or 256-349-5464.
The hotel has a private parking lot.
There is absolutely no smoking permitted anywhere on GunRunner premises. This includes balconies, roof top, parking lot, restrooms, rooms or common area. A fee of $300 will be charged for ionization if smoking on the property is detected.
Wifi is free and available in every room and the common area.
Check Out/Check In Times
11 am and 4 p.m. Please contact us in advance for early/late check in/check out requests.
Guests will be provided with door codes for the main door and room door by email prior to arrival. The code will be available for use from the check in date 4:00 p.m. to check out date 11:00 a.m.
Items Available for Purchase
Some suites include books, robes, etc. that are available for purchase. If you choose to purchase any of these items please notify us and those charges will appear on your credit card after departure.
The cost of one night’s stay will be deducted from the credit card used at the time of reservation if not cancelled 48 hours before check-in date. Run of the House policies are included in the Run of the House rental agreement.
Food Delivery Service
The Shoals Takeout service is available at http://www.shoalstakeout.com or by calling (256)415-8472. Place an order with the service and they'll pick it up and bring it to you.
Restaurants and Shopping
Two blocks away on Court Street, there are numerous restaurants and brew pubs. Restaurants have a wide range of menu options including American, Japanese, Mexican and Italian and most are locally owned. These include On the Rock's Bar & Grill, The Pie Factory, 306 Barbecue, Ricatoni's Italian Grill, Yumm Thai Sushi and Beyond, City Hardware, Rosie's Mexican Cantina, FloBama, Legends Steakhouse, Trowbridge's Ice Cream and Sandwich Bar and Wildwood Bar & Grill. Singing River Brewery is within walking distance to the east on College Street right behind the hotel. There are also a few fast food restaurants in close proximity. Shopping includes fashion designer Billy Reid’s flagship store and other local boutique shops.
Turbo Coffee is on the property. They have an eclectic menu such as fruit bowls, protein shakes, and avocado toast. Please contact them at 256-483-1501 @turbo.coffee on Instagram and turbocoffeeflorence on Facebook.
Things To Do
For a wide range of things to do and see check out www.visitflorenceal.com and www.northalabama.org. For touring information on our area’s legendary musical magic, check out www.Msmusicfoundation.org or 256-710-5088.
Getting to GunRunner
Approximately 2 hours from Nashville, Memphis, and Birmingham, 4.5 hours from Atlanta, 75 minutes from Huntsville International Airport.
Muscle Shoals, Alabama (MSL) has an airport with one airline, Boutique Air www.boutiqueair.com. MSL provides services to and from Nashville and Atlanta www.flytheshoals.com.
Huntsville, Alabama (HSV) has numerous airlines www.flyhuntsville.com . There is taxi service to Florence, Alabama but it is limited and costs about $90 one way. Uber services are available to Florence, Alabama also but Uber doesn’t offer a return service.
Direct international flights from several international cities are available through the New Orleans, Louisiana airport (NEW) www.flymsy.com.
Rental Car Service
Enterprise 256-381-5606 or 256-767-0292
Quad Cities Taxi & Limousine 256-767-0220
No pets allowed.
For inquiries concerning additional services please contact us at [email protected] or 256-349-5464.