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La Copa Inn Beach Hotel
3.0 of 5 Resort   |   350 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597   |  
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The Woodlands, Texas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
43 hotel reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Gets better every time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Stayed here weekend of 11/9-11/11. Frequent vistior to this hotel, but somehow the hotel seemed better this trip. upgraded to a oceanfront room with a great view of the ocean. Breakfast provided, the omlets and other foods were fresh and enjoyable. This hotel is right in the middle of everything. Just off the bridge and close to all the restaurants and activities. Even during offseason its tthe best vaule for any hotle on South Padre Island.

Room Tip: Look for Groupon or Livingsocial deals for this hotel.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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barryspi, Owner at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, December 6, 2012
Thank You for the kind words. Be on the look out for our new improvement for 2013 to make stay even better.
see you soon.
Barry
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I purchased a discount via LivingSocial.com, 2 nights $99. GREAT price for SPI. Upon our arrival we were greeted with a smile! Our room was changed so we could see the ocean. The staff had smiles and assisted when I needed it. I read some bad reviews before coming down so I was very happy that I DID NOT SEE ANY NEGATIVITY!!! The free breakfast was the standard foods and we took our pet, no problem. I plan on coming back during the busy time as well.

Room Tip: The ocean view for queen beds consisted of sitting on the balcony and looking to the right. I paid...
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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barryspi, Owner at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, December 6, 2012
Thank You for staying with us. Next year we plan to add to our room decor to make stay even more enjoyable.
See you soon.
Barry
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

This is my favorite place to stay. It has mermaids everywhere. Everybody is really nice. It is a good family place. I think its worth the money especially in the winter time. It is not cold but that way there is not allot of people. The room was really clean.

Room Tip: Nice place
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Nubia Z, General Manager at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, November 13, 2012
Dear guest,

Thank you very much for staying at La Copa Inn South Padre Island, TX.

We feel rewarded and inspired with your kindly comments to continue innovating and moving forward to achieve excellent customer service and deliver the best of the hotel's product and its employees' work to our dear guests.

Yours in hospitality,
Nubia Ericka Zaratte
General Manager
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

Staff are friendly;rooms are average...kids galore.
Stayed there late Sept., Fri. And Sat..... 4 adults....no restaurant...microwaved food in their "restaurant",,,breakfast buffet style..cereal, fruit, makings for breakfast tacos
I purchased travelzoo vouchers so the cost was minimal .... Had I paid their standard rates I would give it two stars. No one to assist with luggage, very very small balconies on the pool/gulfside, pool was not available for adults due to the number of children.
The one thing that I would rate five star was the bed...memory foam mattresses!

Room Tip: Get a "suite" if you want a decent sized balcony.
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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barryspi, Owner at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, December 6, 2012
Thank for your comments. We take your comments constructively and look to improve on the items you mentioned. We have added an omelette station to our complimentary breakfast bar , and are planning to extend our pool deck pending some permitting hurdles. I do hope you will give us a second look in the coming year as we add more improvements to our hotel.
Thank You.
Barry
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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

Hotel staff were extremely friendly and thoughtful. Our room was spacious (2 queens/beach view) and very clean. Plus there is a nice pool area and easy access to the beach. The complimentary breakfast was very good...made to order omlettes! The hotel isn't 5 star but it's really a nice value. I'd recommend this hotel to anyone going to SPI!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aaron R, Guest Relations Manager at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, February 25, 2013
Hi Jackie! We would like to thank you for selecting La Copa Inn and leaving your well valued review. We are thrilled you had a great experience here and hope to see you back in the future.
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Gold Canyon, Arizona
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33 hotel reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Stayed at the La Copa Inn on the beach in SPI recently. The hotel is right on the beach. Nice pool and hot tub area and a boardwalk to the beach. Our room was clean, nice beds, enjoyed having a small seating area with loveseat and a couple of chairs. Patio had 2 chairs, but small area, best to sit at the pool, as most rooms have a side view. Given option of what floor and requested 4th floor for better viewing. The breakfast was better than average, served eggs, beans, and tortilla's, along with your cereals and fruit.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Aaron R, Guest Relations Manager at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, February 25, 2013
Hello Carol! We appreciated you taking the time to leave kind comments and furthermore thank you for choosing La Copa Inn. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your room, pool, and breakfasts. We hope to see you again here and once again thank you for your kind words.
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Houston, Texas
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9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Thanks to the Promoter of the event and the reason we were in S.Padre...the accommodations were great. You have to love a room that does not have carpet in it (tile), not that it would make any sense being so close to the beach. All balconies are on the N or S sides of the hotel, you can see the beach (leaning out from your balcony) but as far as beach view rooms-none. Memory foam mattresses, wonderfully soft comforter, mini fridge & microwaves, plenty of room and the rooms smell great too! Large baths with large towels. Morning breakfast goes fast, but the homemade waffles (by staff) were great & lg. portions. Tip jar for the breakfast room staff, so leave something for them. Clean, well-staffed, would stay again. DO take a walk down the wooden walkway from the hotel to the beach in the early morning for some great sunrise pictures....

Room Tip: Stay off the first floor, too much traffic, quieter on the third.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Aaron R, Guest Relations Manager at La Copa Inn Beach Hotel, responded to this review, February 25, 2013
We are glad you have enjoyed your stay at La Copa Inn and that the accommodations were as expected. It was a pleasure to our staff to have had you. Thank you again for choosing La Copa Inn and we hope see you again soon.
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Address: 350 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in South Padre Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — La Copa Inn Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 146
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to La Copa Inn Beach Hotel South Padre Island, Texas. Our beachside hotel across from Queen Isabella Causeway offers an affordable vacation experience in South Padre Island, with five-star resort amenities. We have Spacious Hotel Rooms all with balconies and most with ocean view. All of our rooms feature Tempur-Pedic® mattresses, HD Flat Screen TV with premium cable channels, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron and iron board, hair dryer and in-room safe. Other conveniences include complimentary High-speed Internet access and local calls. We have guest rooms for every taste, from standard king or queen beds to our three-room family suite. All rooms are nonsmoking. Our hotel offers an outdoor pool surrounded by a sundeck with a spa tub, chaise lounges, gazebos, and a walkway to the beach. Enjoy our Complementary Hot Full Breakfast buffet, featuring delicious "Belgian Waffles" and the most recent addition "Omelet Station." For your convenience we have complementary Wi-Fi High Speed Internet access available through the entire hotel. A staffed activities desk to assist in planning excursions, coordinate sports-equipment rentals, and sell discounted tickets. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Best Western South Padre Island
Best Western La Copa Hotel
South Padre Island La Copa Inn
La Copa Inn Beachfront Resort

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