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Wanna Wanna Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597 (Formerly Island Inn on the Beach)
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Ranked #11 of 33 Hotels in South Padre Island
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
ernest m Magnolia, Texas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 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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Magnolia, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best quaint clean place on SPI. We been a few times and have no complaints. It's right on the beach and has nice firm beds! Clean little place. Great attentive staff. Will be back. They allow pets and that's what makes this place so perfect. It's popular during lunch with a live entertainer most days.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Just stayed for seven days. Room was clean and cleaned every day. This place is no five star hotel but yet in other ways the best place we have ever stayed. Room 112 is perfect...large room...full kitchen....balcony looking over pool to the beach. Bar and grill great food and drinks. The band pelican trip was awesome. I've read where people... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was awful. No water pressure, room wasnt clean,ac dripped everywhere,ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING, if you leave dont expect to repark. Front desk was no help, all they could manage was Im sorry. Was put in an upstairs room, even tho we specified handicap,the door wasnt secure. Overall, it was bad, real bad.

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Paris, Illinois
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our family of four stayed for five days. We absolutely loved it! Room was clean and comfortable. We stayed in room #102. There is a room air conditioner, and we turned it on when we arrived. It kept the room nice and cool the entire stay. No, it's not the fanciest place in the world, but for going to the... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We didn't stay here at Wanna Wanna but had lunch outside with the view of the beach and rented chairs & an umbrella. The staff, atmosphere, and food was good. No complaints at all and will be back during our next vacation.

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Kerrville, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I booked my room for this inn on February 4th for our trip on May5th for 4 days on a Monday through thursday. I requested two specific rooms upstairs (the end room with the one next door). I was told they had a large group staying the weekend before and they had already booked one of the rooms I wanted... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We were about 20 guys on a fishing trip and this place was excellent. Clean, nice rooms with beautiful murals in each room. Kitchen had a fridge, microwave and dishes. The bathrooms were clean and adequate. Had a good bar with live music and lots of people, but the rooms were still quiet. Good outside bar with good food and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Just got back from a month at Wanna Wanna, can;t wait to go back next year for 2 months. It is small, clean, quiet, comfortable, riight on the beach with kitchenettes and a bar/rest. right on site. Unbeatable!! Free public transportation to the door, a person can fly down and get along without a car. The sceanery is breathtaking and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I read the reviews and heard good things about the Wanna Wanna, but was terribly disappointed when I had to cancel my reservation. I checked their website again and could not find the 3 day cancellation policy. I tried to cancel the day before our arrival and management refused to credit our card. SO, JUST A WARNING !! Our booking... More 

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San Benito, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Great Location on the beach at South Padre Island. Clean comfortable rooms with frig, micro wave and coffee maker (coffee, cream and sugare inlcuded! Nice bar and grill overlooking the surf. Nice pool. Quiet at night sleepy time. I have been here several times all were a 10.

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Address: 5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597 (Formerly Island Inn on the Beach)
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Wanna Wanna Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Wanna Wanna Hotel South Padre Island
Wanna South Padre Island
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island

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