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Shark Reef Resort

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   314 Cutoff Road, Port Aransas, TX 78373
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Ranked #12 of 19 hotels in Port Aransas
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Armida G Seguin, Texas
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The room was dirty . TV was old . I just didn't like it but the owner was nice and gave my money back and we went to another hotel . Not good . We come down here every summer and this was the worst one .

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Seguin, Texas
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the first night our a/c started going out. The owner did not hesitate to move us to the next room to stay cool, I had my parents who are both in their 70's, while a new a/c was installed. The room and grounds are emasculate. Kudos to Shark Reef. My boys are already looking forward to next year!! They... More

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San Antonio
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

The only good thing about this place is no internet unless you pay for it, which is actually a bad thing also. The room wasn't clean. There were spurs all over the carpet and an apple under the bed. The price was WAY over priced; we got screwed just like every other tourist spot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

First I would like to say, Jennifer YOU ROCK!! And your daughter-n-law (sorry forgot her name) you are awesome!! Me and my husband stayed for 8 days the week of May 3- May 11 for our wedding anniversary and we were SO HAPPY when we walked in our room for the first time. The rooms are very clean and the... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This is the frist time we stayed at the Shark Reef but our stay was great this is our new place to stay we are coming back with kids and grandkids I love the horseshoe shape with the playground and picnic tables and swimming pool. I would highly recommend this place it is family friendly and clean the owners are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

This older refurbished motel was built in a horseshoe shape w/pool, playground, grills, & picnic tables in the middle. You can park in front of your room & watch the kids from your window. The tub was old but clean & the deepest I've ever seen. The bed was also comfortable. Mexican restaurant next door is great & there is... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I have stayed at the Shark Reef several times and have never had any problems. Everyone that works there is very friendly - they even remembered us from the last time we stayed there. I did notice this last time that they are remodeling the rooms and they look very nice! I highly recommend this place to anyone! The price... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I was drawn to Shark Reef Resort because I support family owned businesses. I find they protect their livelihood by offering superior customer service, impeccable cleanliness and that they take great pride in their product. Usually. Shark Reef failed on all three points. We stayed in the Catamaran room (149). It appeared exactly as shown on the website -- with... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 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
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

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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Address: 314 Cutoff Road, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Port Aransas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Shark Reef Resort 2*
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