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Anchor Motel

1302 Bluewater Highway, Freeport Area, Surfside Beach, TX 77541
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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corpus Christi, Texas, USA
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2011

The good news was that the price at check in was half of the rate I had booked the room at ($24.95). Everything else was bad news. I got whistled at by guys dressed in wife beaters drinking beer on the second floor balcony. I had a cold and was congested, but the room still smelled horrendous. They don't provide... More 

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Houston, Texas
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2010

i was there in the beginning of june and i was with my family, i went to check in about the prices and theres was very reasonable and also the front desk people were very friendly so i decided to stay. i stayed there two nights for the rate of $60.00 a night. you can not get a room by... More 

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2009

We checked into the hotel and checked out 5 minutes later. It was horrible all the way around. The room was not only filthy, it stunk. We were lucky to get our money and get out!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

OMG!!! The nastiest place I hav ever stepped into. Bugs everywhere, faucet in bathroom did not work, the tub has NEVER been scrubbed or cleaned. The toilet bowl is a dark brown, the water comes out a medium brown color. The dog poop smell as you walk down the stairs, the people yelling, the hole in the floor, the mattresses... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2009

I've stayed here before, years ago, as a single person. Maybe I was too intoxicated to really care were I slept. But as a parent and a little older and wiser person I've learned what was acceptable at 21, not so much with kids at 34. I was looking for a cheap place to just sleep, we didn't really plan... More 

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Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2009

88 bucks for 1 night... VERY SCARY place. Mold, crusty old bathroom, dead roaches. Water faucets didn't even work. Very disgusting place. I can easily state that this is the worst place I've ever had to sleep in my entire life, and I'm not picky. This place should be demolished!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2009

I have never seen it so bad. It was juist me a guy looking for a place to crash did not need a whole lot. Bed shower bath no luxury at all. When i lay my bag on the bed and the bugs started to cover the bed and my bag. I ran to the bathroom and the smell i... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2009

I will stay here again. The beds are comfortable and the pillows are soft. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a place to stay. The rates are unbeatable. The rooms with the kitchenettes are great. They could use more television channels.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2008

We stayed at the RV park next to the motel, which the motel owns. When we first got there we couldn't hook up our sewer or water cause we couldn't find it from all the tall grass. Boy were those blood sucking bugs around too. Then on the week end you would get woke up by some dumb chick fighting... More 

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Austin, Texas
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8 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2008

Came with a group of about 10 friends back in 2003. We were going to have fun no matter what, so the hotel wasn't important. We came here to party and got exactly what we expected. This place is a cheap motel, do not expect anything luxury. In fact, if you're anything like me, you'd bring your own towel and... More 

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Address: 1302 Bluewater Highway, Freeport Area, Surfside Beach, TX 77541
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Surfside Beach
Number of rooms: 13
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