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Padre South Hotel

1500 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597
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Ranked #16 of 33 Hotels in South Padre Island
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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DALLAS TEXAS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just returned from South Padre Island.We wanted a place to stay with a view of the beach and ocean.We also wanted it to be clean and fairly priced.This Hotel was a great choice.The view was nice and the room was clean and roomy.The people at the front desk were helpful and most were friendly.It was on... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at the South Padre Hotel now three times, and have enjoyed each stay! Not only was the room actually two bedrooms and a sitting area (along with a fully equipped kitchenette), it has a great view of the water. All the hotel staff were very helpful, but I enjoyed the pool, the hot-tub, the Restaurant and the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an older hotel and could use some updating, but it was clean and right on the beach. That's what we wanted, so we were happy. :) The bed wasn't the best, but we slept good, so I guess I can't complain about that. It had the 3 things we were looking for: cheap, clean and right on the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided on Monday to leave on Friday to go to padre. This hotel was the cheapest available. For the price it is a good hotel. the customer service is good and the pool and beach were an easy walk. The room is really outdated and the furniture is probably about 30 years old. But it is clean and affordable.... More 

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St. Charles, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Rooms have small kitchens stocked with basic equipment, rooms overlook the Gulf. Ask for a room on the north side of the building you will be able to see fireworks from Louie's on Thursday and Friday nights. Needed a little TLC on maintenance but nothing that distracted from our enjoyment.

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Belton, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

These rooms were dated & worn, but clean. The bathroom sink & counter seemed like they were part of the kitchenette. The inside of the small dishwasher was very rusty. Only 1 shampoo packet for 2 people. No exhaust fan in the bathroom. It might have been better for an extended stay, at least you would know to bring your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Let me start by telling you of the excellent service that was afforded at this hotel. It has a great restaurant and Sports Bar, as as a great swimming pool and hot tub. Also, a unique set of rooms come with two complete bedrooms and their bathrooms, with a kitchenette and lovely den/living room, all as one hotel room. Great!!!!!... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

came here for spring break in 2014 with a couple of brothers from my fraternity. we paid nearly 350 bucks for a room which had a half broken sofa bed and a king size bed. the room really wasnt worth more than 30 to 40 bucks a night, but we bearly spent anytime in the room since it was spring... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

for a bit over $50 a night (off season rates), we got a room on the 7th floor, with a wonderful view of the beach from the balcony or from inside through the wall of windows facing the north. Refrigerator, stove/oven, dishwasher, microwave and coffeepot all provided, as well as dishes and utensils! queen size bed plus a small table... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The worst I can say is the wifi was spotty, an annoying blot on an otherwise fine experience for a guy who has to work while on holiday. The staff was nice, the rates were good and the room was clean. I'd do it again. Two side notes: if you're thinking about visiting Mexico via Matamoros, don't. Or at least... More 

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