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15705 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
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Monterrey Motel
Ranked #49 of 81 hotels in Corpus Christi
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012 via mobile

Great location..I understand it is a older motel but when I pay over a 130 dollars a night for a room I do expect for it to be clean. One..the bathroom door was nasty takes a couple of mins to wipe it down. next the shower curtain had old back mildew on it. Really you can replace them cheap. Then... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011 via mobile

Well its true u get what you pay for! The only positive thing I could say about this motel is the location. The odor in the room was horrendous! Smell did not go away even with half a bottle of my best perfume! Carpet was nasty! Roaches in the bathroom! Comforter was smelly and soiled! I will definitely shell out... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2011 via mobile

I been here a couple of times and I have to say when I first came here it was funny cause the rooms needed work,and while my son was taking a bath the whole handle came off and my son was yelling in there cause he couldn't stop the water,but I have to say these people are very nice,and they... More

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2010

Walked in to the room and there was a giant cockroach chilling on the wall. Huge. Room was about 150 degrees. Pulled back the comforter and more cockroaches. Don't look under the bed. Strange woman in the parking lot that resembled a hooker. Window drapes that could have been burlap. Jason vorhees prison toilet. Relax, kick off your shoes...err, well... More

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monterreymotel, Manager at Monterrey Motel, responded to this review

Hello, We greatly apologize for the inconvenience you experienced at our place of business. If you will email me at your leisure at monterreymotel@gmail.com, I hope we can help make things right. Again, I apologize for this occurance and we will do our best to ensure it does not happen again. Thank you for your time. Tanvi Patel Manager monterreymotel@gmail.com More

Pflugerville, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2010

This motel is in a great location right beside beach access. It is definitely an older motel that could use a little TLC. The carpet is older so it smells very musty in there. The owners are very friendly and willing to help. If you're looking for a cheap motel with a great location, without all of the frills...this is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2009

this is my 3rd trip to corpus christi, this summer and i absolutely love this town. we stayed at holiday inn on emerald beach the other times. this hotel is about fifty dollars cheaper a night and we had two queen size beds. the room was extra roomy. the clerk was charming. you are minutes away from padre island national... More

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2009

When you first see the motel, you sort of wonder if the motel 6 on the mainland was worth the fishy smell people complain about in reviews. Don't judge a book by its cover! Monterrey may be older, but it is still clean and efficient. King size bed, no frills, cable TV, super cold A/C. A wonderful family owns the... More

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Houston, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2009

We'd been going to other hotels in corpus, but this time we decided to try our luck at island hotels and the prices were just too high everywhere we went, and then we found this place. It's all the way at the end, it doesn't look like much from the outside, the rooms are pretty decent and the prices are... More

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Address: 15705 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Corpus Christi
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We are a small family owned and operated motel business on North Padre Island in Corpus Christi, TX. We are conveniently located several blocks from the Gulf of Mexico and across the street from Bob Hall Pier. We offer standard amenities including cable television and telephone including free local calls. We have rooms from one to three beds, sizes including full size, queen size and king size beds. Kitchenettes are available upon request. ... more   less 
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