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603 East Avenue G, Port Aransas, TX 78373
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Alll the reviews are soo true!!!! The man running the front desk was super rude! Please do not stay even if its the LAST resort which happened to us!!! We waited till the last minute to book a place, we didn't think the rock cottages would be that bad but IT IS!!!! They didn't even have the correct sheets on... More 

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Hutto, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This hotel is great if you know you will barely be in your room. It is not fancy & is very plain and old. Good things are you are within walking distance to the beach and some of the souvenir shops and you don't have to worry about getting sand everywhere when you come back from the beach because you... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

NEVER NEVER NEVER will I stay here again! We usually stay at another place, but with a quick trip planned, there weren't many options. Take it from me, if there is still a room available when EVERYONE else is booked...it's for a reason! PLEASE READ THE REVIEWS!!! My back had given out while at the beach which made for a... More 

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Arlington, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

When my son and I checked in we were terrified as the office was dirty and shabby. The female owner who checked us in was very pleasant. This trip was a present for my son's 21st birthday, so I wanted it to be a fun experience. The front door of our room appeared to be dirty as well, but it... More 

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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

When we checked in, we were given the key to Cottage 11. We were shocked when we stepped into the cottage. The pictures are old, outdated, and intended to deceive. If you have allergies, have young children, elderly family members, or have any immune compromising condition, STAY AWAY! Staph is just one germ that is lurking under the dust. The... More 

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Lakeway, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

i was actually afraid of what i would see when we arrived at the cottages because of the reviews i had read prior to getting there. we even tried to cancel but could not get a refund. once we arrived i got a huge surprise, the place is old and un- attractive but kept in a very clean manner. our... More 

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Eddy, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We could overlook the dirty 1/2 broken furniture (after all you get what you pay for, but be aware the pictures on the website are very deceiving). We could overlook the fact that we didn't get the room layout that we reserved a month in advance (mistakes happen and 1/2 of our "party" were small children so we made do).... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in room #4 on July 5 & 6th. Horrible horrible service. 1)The man who is the owner yelled at me to shut my door when we were trying to unload car. 2) Odor 3) No amenties 4) Out dated 5) AND MOST IMPORTANT...We took our dirty towels to the office to switch out for new ones and the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Very rude, wants to argue. Will never stay there again. The room did not have towels, we asked and the didn't want to give them to us. They accused us of steeling them. We had to argue just to be me to take shower. The wall plugs were fake-the whlole thing came out of the wall! Offers a kitchen but... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

STAY AWAY. You may want to save money, but this is NOT the way to do it. Filthy. Old. Disgusting. Bugs everywhere, lousy attitude of owner, who obviously gets first timers to the island and steals their money! You'd be cleaner and safer sleeping in a dumpster.

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Address: 603 East Avenue G, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Port Aransas
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Rock Cottages Hotel Port Aransas

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