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Wanna Wanna Inn

5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597 (Formerly Island Inn on the Beach)
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Iowa City, Iowa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice motel, old but very clean!! comfortable bed and right on the beach. They do not have entertainment winter months the bartender told us music April to Oct disappointed about that. Over all great place to stay.

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San Benito, Texas
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I had 2 rooms 106 and 107 on the ground floor. They were clean and had a coffe maker, frig and micro wave. They provide coffee and filters. I think the maid service needs to be improved but it was just OK. Bed and linens comfortable. TV. Each room has and ac but they are kinda of noisy...but do cool.

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Holland Landing, Ont.
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Good deal for price. Basic but clean. Right on beach with good beach bar. Free city bus goes by door. Everything is close together on the island but this place less congested. Restaurant at bar and other good places within walking distance.

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Burleson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

We were on the lower level and it was perfect. We really enjoyed being able to walk out of our room and eat or head right to the beach. Rooms don't have balconys and parking can be hard to find in middle of the day. Only complaint we had was they have bands on Saturday and we were tired wanting... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are just what you would expect. Very basic but clean, comfortable and came with a microwave and small fridge and sink. If you plan on going on vacation and staying in your hotel room this isn't the place for you but if you want great beach access stay, no stress then this is for you. The one complaint is... More 

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Edinburg, Texas
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

DO NOT STAY HERE!!!!! We came to join some friends at the island just for the day. They had booked this "hotel" for 2 nights, but since we live closeby, we were going to drive back home. Well, it got late so we decided to book a room. There are NO PROS HERE. CONS: ROACHES in our room!!!!! Not just... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We just returned from a 5-day stay at Wanna Wanna Inn, and I must say this is the closest thing to a Jimmy Buffet tropical resort on South Padre. You have the Inn, Grill, Bar and Beach right there, and literally do not have to travel anywhere else. We flew into Brownsville Airport, small airport with just two gates (you... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I visited this tiki bar on the beach by referral. I really did like it's atmosphere, located conveniently on S. Padre Beachfront close enough to walk from the Condo I was renting. There was closed in seating area, along with outdoor seating which was also nice. I ordered the Turbo Pina Colada to sip on since I'd read reviews of... More 

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Wayzata, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

ok I've never stay here but the bar restaurant is by far the best on the beach the burgers are out of this world the shrimp is amazing the ceviche is outstanding and the fun drinks are great all this on the beach and view of the beautiful ocean

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Stillwater,Mn
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Stayed there a month Feb.2013 and 7 weeks Jan & Feb.2014 but will not repeat a visit. Location is great but owners have no consideration for guests. They drained & closed the pool without any note to existing guests, used loud equipment (jackhammers) to change the area (no apologies to guests) without a care at all to guests at that... More 

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