The Decatur Area
Looking for clean, comfortable lodging with modern amenities in Northern Alabama? Be our guest and discover a host of contemporary features, including a free Bright Side Breakfast®, free Wi-Fi, and much more. Our hotel offers an outstanding lodging experience, along with convenient on-site amenities including our business center, meeting space for events and guest laundry facilities. Each of our spacious guest rooms is equipped with a microwave, refrigerator and 32” flat-panel TVs with premium cable channels like HBO (whirlpool tubs available in some rooms). You’ll sleep well and wake up refreshed and ready to explore the area’s attractions, including outdoor activities at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge and the beautiful scenery of the Tennessee River Valley.
A major economic center in the Tennessee River Valley, this Southern city is located on the banks of Wheeler Lake near the crossing of two major railroads. Its strategic position made it an important city during the American Civil War, and today the destination offers historic charm, Southern heritage, cultural festivals and numerous tourist attractions. A popular city for both business and leisure travelers, Decatur is situated well for outdoor adventures on the Tennessee River and for touring the sights of nearby Huntsville. This region also hosts a number of festivals and celebrations, including the Alabama Jubilee, an exciting hot air balloon race. Here you’ll also find Riverfest, a barbecue competition at Ingalls Harbor, and the free Spirit of America Festival held each 4th of July.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Treat yourself to a fine range of services and amenities when you arrive in Northern Alabama as our guest, starting with a free Bright Side Breakfast buffet served every morning. Dine on hearty and healthy breakfast favorites, including waffles, pastries, bagels, fresh fruit, hot and cold cereals, coffee and much more. Enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout our property during your stay, along with free parking, and free local calls. We also offer guest laundry facilities, business center and meeting space for events. Our spacious rooms feature modern décor and comfortable beds, along with microwaves, refrigerators and 32” flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels like HBO. Pets are welcome at the La Quinta Inn Decatur. Bring along up to 2 pets for no additional charge (subject to change).
Known as “The River City,” this community in Northern Alabama is situated along the banks of Wheeler Lake and the Tennessee River. This prime location offers numerous opportunities for outdoor recreation, and you’ll find plenty of hiking, biking and natural scenery in nearby Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge. Decatur is also home to numerous businesses including offices for Boeing, 3M, General Electric and Nucor Steel, and the small town also features a large mall, the Old State Bank and Wilson Morgan Park. Sign up for a boating adventure and explore the region’s waters with Tennessee River Adventures, or head to nearby Huntsville to visit the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.