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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 #19 of 33 hotels in South Padre Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2005
Ddiediker Columbus KS
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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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2006

The Hotel wasnt not clean, the maids do not clean your rooms well, and the front desk was a big hassle. Glad i only stayed 4 days in that dirty hotel for band trip. WOULD NOT recommend this hotel to anyone. Extreamly disappointed that makes me think if whether i should go back to Padre or not Oh well...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2006

One of the female managers at the front desk was incredibly rude the entire time of our stay. When we did the intial room inspection we found a few things wrong such as our bath tub did not drain and the tub was full of mold and mildew. She was very rude when we brought these things to her attention.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2006

The lady at the front desk should be no where around customers. My daughter and her friends from Kansas drove all the way to the island with reservations in hand for Saturday and the lady said to bad you can spend the night in the lobby. Sunday at 4;00PM get a room, 2 rooms later with showers that dont work... More

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Twin Cities, MN
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2006

My family stayed on December 31st of 2005. The lobby was very well decorated and the staff made us feel welcome. But that was about it. Very limited on Services. Actually none at all. Not even beach chairs and the poolside chairs were limited. The pool was clean and not that cold. The hottub was very hot and big enough... More

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Columbus KS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2005

My husband and I have not ever been to the gulf before and decided to give it a try at South Padre Island. We were there for a week. We had a lot of fun. The view was great, especially from the balcony. There was some problems but nothing that ruined our vacation. For some reason the showers were luke... More

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San Antonio, TX
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2005

My family and I went to South Padre for the first time this past weekend and had a stressful time. The hotel staff was not helpful and somewhat rude. We were made to feel like criminals, because we brought our 7lb poodle with us to the beach. We were unaware of the "no pets allowed" policy, since their web site... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2004

Great view of the beach from the room. Clean, comfortable, enjoyable beachfront stay. Would stay again in the future.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2004

We (myself, wife, mother, twin 2 year old sons) stayed at Padre South over a long weekend in May. It was my second trip to the hotel. It is not at all fancy, but for the price, it is worthwhile. The rooms are OK--I've stayed in both the 1 and 2 bedroom places. They have a hot tub and pool... More

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Evansville, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2004

When we first arrived in the lobby we were a little dissappointed by the looks. When we checked in we found that they did not have us in a suite facing the ocean. I have come along way to look at a parking lot. The rooms were okay, but if I had my infant son with me would not have... More

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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:
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