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Helotes, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I learned how to swim at the Tropic Island 46 years ago when I was 3 years old. I have gone back almost every year and I have never had an issue with the owners or the hotels. Obviously the building has been around a while, but the layout of the property is very kid friendly and easy to get... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

The owners are very Rude. Call me crazy, but I stayed there again. The rooms smell, and are old and out dated. I had to purchase my own linen. There are nicer places there. Stay at you own risk. I warned you.

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Ken G, Manager at Tropic Island Resort, responded to this review

It is unfortunate to read your review. I have worked here for one year and we rarely get complaints. We take pride in our rooms along with our entire resort. We offer the cleanest rooms in Port Aransas, while they might not be the most luxurious they are the cleanest. The owner is busy running a business, and I'm sorry... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Tropic Island Resort in an efficiency suite for 2 nights. We were here during the height of summer tourist season when the Tropic Island Resort was much less expensive than the nearby chain motels. All considered, it's a solid place to stay. I can only speak for our little room, but it was... More 

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Marble Falls, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

RV sites are a little tight to maneuver a 40' motorhome. Recommend you have a surge protector as my motorhome was damaged due to a voltage spike. Not the fault of the RV park, But did end up renting a hotel room for the night which was clean and pleasant. Pool(s) and hot tub(s) area are first class. RV park/hotel... More 

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Fischer, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My husband and I have stayed here 3diffetent times, once in the standard hotel style room, once in a 2bedroom, and once in a one bedroom/separate living room set up. All 3 stays have been top notch!! The staff was friendly, even when we locked ourselves out twice, and the rooms are extremely clean-BIG plus in my book. Our friends... More 

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Stephenville, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

my wife and I have stayed here two to three times a year for the last four years . great rooms awesome rates and when we come in from long range tuna fishing trips we have always been welcomed to clean our catch even before check in time . that's a big plus in my book .

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Lago Vista
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Stayed 2 nights. Very clean. Unit 110. Two bedroom with firm but comfortable beds. Friendly staff. Older resort, but in excellent shape. Currently remodeling pool which is a good thing. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Phyllis R
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We not only stay there but our children come an stay as well.an I'm pretty picky an I love it.my children an grand children love the pool . I love I can walk to any store while my husband is fishing. An there is restaurants close enough to walk to.

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Lago Vista
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We stayed two nights in Rm 117. Very clean. Looks recently remodeled. Smelled good. No chemical or heavy air freshener smell. Kitchen stocked with all the basics for cooking for two. Flat screen tv. Window unit air worked great. Will definitely stay there again.

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Temple, Texas
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This hotel was convenient for the location and clean,but there was NO thermostat in the room. The thermostat is located in an access room that only the manager can control,so it's fairly cool during the day, but hot at night! Beds are very hard and the hot tub was the same temp as the pool. The lobby hours are not... More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropic Island Motel & RV Resort is located on 8 acres in the heart of Port Aransas, TX. City Marina and boat ramps 2 blocks away. Close to restaurants and ferry landing. We can accommodate you with motel and kitchen suites located on one side of the park and we also have approximately 150 RV sites available on the other side of the park. Our office is located between the Motel and RV park near the main road. Accommodations include Pool & Spa, BBQ Grills for Motel guest, Fish Cleaning house, Laundry on site, Boat Parking, Bath house for RV guest, Free Cable, WiFi available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropic Island Resort

Address: 315 Cut Off Road, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Port Aransas
Price Range: $91 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tropic Island Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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