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801 S Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
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Ranked #55 of 82 hotels in Corpus Christi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014
Kimchi K Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

If you just need a place to shower n sleep it's ok for being so close to the bay.. the owners are rude the parking lot is cramped and it's full of out of town const workers. We paid a $100 for a downstairs single king but I seriously doubt we'll stay here again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

My wife just recently as of last week went to Corpus Christi to complete her clinical. She is a medical students. Because we live on another side of town my wife decided to get a hotel for her stay in order for her to complete her clinical objectives. She planned on staying there for a week but initially changed her... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Came to this hotel because it was the cheapest with okay ratings for spring break 2014. When we arrived we had to come from the back because in the front the roads were under construction and closed off. But as soon as we went into the property our first reactions was "Oh my gosh! its ghetto". Small parking lot/very tight... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

The rooms are old, Beds are not clean, we asked for a non smoking room and it smelled like smoke all over, there was a cigarette butt on the floor in back of the door. The parking area is small. The pool Is small and looked dirty. Never again. Like I said you get what you pay for.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We booked for July 5 -7 on July 3, last minute. Room was dated but clean. Had a dorm fridge, and a microwave. Location was great, could walk across ocean drive, and shoreline blvd to beach, from motel to water was about 150 yards. One day we parked at a parking lot near the beach, ( the spaces on the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Pros... A/c worked very well. Spacious room with microwave and mini fridge. Looks clean. Staff friendly. Cons... We called the night before we would be arriving and made the reservation. We got the confirmation number once our credit card was charged, and told the girl we would be in after 10.00pm the next night. We were assured everything was fine.... More

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Huffman, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

I stayed here last night when I woke up I found bug bug on my 1 year old !! and another On my bed !!! I would not stay here !! yes the views are good but not I have to pay to get my stuff cleaned we did get our money back but they tried to say it we... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

as cheap as the rooms are? what do you expect? a 5 star hotel? I think not! BUT this is hotel is on a perfect location, has washers and driers, a pool, and basic cable. the ac works good and quick. it is kind of loud but what hotel A/C isn't? Ive stayed twice ,once in the biggest suite (b/c... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

I stay at this hotel when my father is in the hospital. Location is great. Beds & pillows are horrible like concrete. Always smells & if you are down stairs it's noisy from the floor above. Not the cleanest I've stayed in. The rates use to be cheap now they jacked the price up I probably won't stay there any... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012 via mobile

The room i stayed in smelled like smoked. The microwave was very dirty tub had a couple of hairs in it. Also to top it off the room had a rat in it. In my opion very expensive for the low quality they provide. Save your money and go somewhere else.

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Address: 801 S Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Corpus Christi
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The Budget Inn is located right across the street from the Bay with beautiful views of the water and the rooms all feature free high speed internet, coffee makers, microfridges, and the views of the water. Come visit the Budget Inn and enjoy a free breakfast while taking in the view. ... more   less 
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