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Shark Reef Resort

314 Cutoff Road, Port Aransas, TX 78373
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Ranked #11 of 19 hotels in Port Aransas
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
velrob San Antonio, Texas
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I do not normally take the time to write a review but after reading the negative on just posted not long ago I felt the need to stress how well Jennifer and her staff have taking care of my family. I am currently staying here long term while working on the island. I have had fresh linens every day avaliable... More

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Cloudcroft, New Mexico
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This rating gets one star because the owner is very kind. We rented a brand new one bedroom cottage & full kitchen with daily towel and toiletries service, weekly cleaning service and daily breakfast. The service, however, is very lousy. The Showtime channel advertised is not available. The breakfast advertised is available only slightly sporadically, towels are not provided as... More

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I’ve stayed in many hotels on the Island. The hotels I’ve stayed in all had something about them that made me want to try a different place. The last hotel I stayed had a sweet deodorant smell; another place had damp carpeting, low water pressure, ect. When I return to the Island I will book with The Shark Reef again.... More

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san antonio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I are staying at this hotel for a long weekend. He is off fishing on a charter and I am here getting to know the town (I don't fish). This place is very nice, and clean. We had decided to upgrade to one of there casitas, and I am so glad we did. There are lots of... More

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Westminster, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The place was a great value as we had a stay 3 nights/4th night is free. Perfect for families. Had a nice pool. Picnic area with grills and tables under the trees. Only complaint is that the floor could have been swept while we were there. Definitely would stay again. Great location.

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Pickerington, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We stay here all the time, and it gets better each time. Continental breakfast (FREE!) a nice warm pool, a play yard for my son, and the nicest of housekeepers I've ever met! Jennifer really has outdone herself with the recent renovations of her property, and she just keeps making it better and better! We rented a little "Casita", one... More

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Bruceville, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This was our 4th year staying here, we love it and it has only gotten better with all of the improvements. The staff is ALWAYS working to keep things clean, EVERYONE is very friendly and accommodating. We have never had any problems and cannot wait to go back there every year. I like the fact there is a pool, the... More

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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

If rates are based on quality of rooms- $5 would be too much! Too many things to list that didn't work or was not available such as a Phone! l no place to put clothes in dresser drawers was from the sixties and drawers did not for so they had to stack then on floor. The A/c unit was so... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

We were going to camp on the beach but it was way too windy. We saw this place around 11am and asked and they had some vacancies. The first room we walked into we were greeted by about 5 big roaches. I asked to be moved and she gladly moved us and offered to give us our money back if... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

My family and I originally booked a different hotel for our recent trip to Port A. After deciding we were not going to stay at the first place (it was terribly dirty) we were pretty sure we would be going home early due to the busy weekend and almost every hotel being booked. After calling in excess of 20 different... More

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Also Known As:
Shark Reef Hotel Port Aransas
Shark Reef Hotel
Address: 314 Cutoff Road, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Port Aransas
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#5 Family Hotel in Port Aransas
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