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Padre South Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1500 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597
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Ranked #18 of 32 hotels in South Padre Island
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jane S McAllen, Texas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked the suite over looking the ocean 14 July 2014 for my family. Accepted the high price of $265\night so that my extended family that came from Japan could really enjoy the beautiful beaches and relaxing atmosphere. We got to the hotel and I started the check-in process. Got the keys and sent the family up to the room while... More

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McAllen, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and tidy, if not a little dated. Air conditioner worked great. Dishwasher was out of order but it wasn't a big deal since we weren't going to be cooking/eating in the room. Bed and bedding were okay; not luxurious but clean. Staff was friendly. Great location; close to everything.

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San Antonio, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The hotel is out dated but like they say you get what you pay for. It was in a good location right near the beach I didn't have much interaction with staff but the ones I did were friendly. Pool and hot tub were nice the pool was small but still enjoyable. Room was comfort was ok has a balcony... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I've stayed at Padre South since 1984 and each year the hotel and their General Manger (GM) have sent it down the drain in both service and facility appearance. It seems the GM (L. Leal) who has been there for over 30 years has passed on her lack of pride in her work to other employees. Never have I experience... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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85 reviews 85 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

For the money you pay here you can find a better place to rest your head. If your under the age of 31 they make you fill out a "damage report" of your room and they can charge you if there is something wrong. The pillows were lumpy, beds were hard. Smells old and like mold. They are very serious... More

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I will not spend a dime of my money on this hotel. Major security issues and they have a no concealed weapons sign on the door. This makes this a gun free zone that all the criminals target. Good luck with that.

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Brownsville, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

it was a great hotel not expensive had all the things necessary to make your visit super. the rooms very big & clean also they kept them that way , close to all the interesting sites (short walk ) no need for the car the pool very nice but the weather kept us from it most of the time the... More

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Duluth, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

This was our first time to stay at this hotel. We were there the month of February 2014. We stayed in a 2 bedroom suite on the 4th floor. It has 2 balconies a living room, dining area, full kitchen and 2 full baths. Two walls are glass from floor to ceiling with a beautiful view of the gulf. The... More

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Eaton, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Another wonderful experience. The staff here are just great. Where else can you stay on the beach for eighty bucks a night with a full kitchen ocean front view clean room and great beaches where you can drive on the beach.

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Eaton, Indiana
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights. Couldn't ask for a better place to stay. Two bedroom two bath kitchen. Ocean front, great view. We are going back for a five night stay in Feb. Hotel is right on the beach and just a few miles up the road is a public beach access where you can drive right on the beach.

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Address: 1500 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Padre South Hotel 2*
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Also Known As:
Padre South Island
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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