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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights (Friday Saturday Sunday) The staff was friendly, helpful and very informative about fishing spots, sight seeing restaurants, the Manger even gave us some frozen shrimp on our first night so we could go fishing... the rooms were clean , the pool was clean and the beach is less than a 5 minute walk. Would recommend this... More 

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Thank Samantha B
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

We really appreciate your awesome review and recommendation! Thank you!! Your relaxation, enjoyment, and satisfaction is our top priority. Hearing about your great experience is our reward and we so look forward to having you back to stay again! Earning your repeat visits is very important to us. Thank you again and remember to "Like" South Beach Inn on Facebook.... More 

McAllen, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I have stayed here numerous times. Management is top notch and rooms are comfy and very clean. Beds have new sheets and 4 very comfortable pillows and new pretty comforter. The grounds are kept impeccably clean. Full size kitchen with coffee pot and toaster. I highly recommend South Beach Inn for a quiet and cozy getaway. Thank... More 

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Thank greenpastures123
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and recommendation! John and staff work very hard to assure our guests' satisfaction and enjoyment, and to earn your repeat stays. As the new owners, we have many improvement projects in the works you will notice over your upcoming stays, and upgrading the linens and bedding is just one of those.....:-) Thank you again!! More 

San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off if your looking for high end luxury it's not here... But if your wanting a quaint comfortable clean and affordable space less than 2 min walk to the beach this is it ! Staff was wonderful grounds were manicured pool clean and not over chlorinated oh and the pool has an 8 ft deep section ! Rooms are... More 

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Thank scubachef88
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5-star review! So happy you enjoyed your stay and the inn. It is quite the little gem! Glad you will be returning and look forward to your next stay!! Thanks again!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had a pleasant weekend stay here. The manager, his family and staff were friendly and made me feel welcome. The pool and landscape were nice. The room is basic, no hair dryer or alarm clock. The beds are so comfortable just like home. An easy and short walk to the beach. I will be back.

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Thank Gina B
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review! Everyone works hard to earn guests' satisfaction, relaxation, and enjoyment. So glad to hear you will be back to stay again and look forward to it!! More 

Put in Bay, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Stayed at South Beach Inn 6/5-9/2016.The property manager Mr.John is as nice of a guy you could ask for he keeps the old place in great shape rooms are very clean as is the entire property rumor has it the old girl is getting a new paint job maybe blue. I travel with my best friend a 4year old golden... More 

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Thank kimnicely
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review, Kim! We sincerely appreciate it and everyone works very hard to assure our guests have a wonderful experience!! And yes, as the new owners we have been working on updates and remodeling projects one-by-one and a new fresh paint job is on the list. Thank you again and look forward to your next stay! More 

Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

While John and Neto were very nice and attentive, I found this hotel overpriced. First and foremost, I had never been to a place with a kitchenette where one has to rent a kitchen kit for $40. All hotels I had been to before at least had plastic cups, coffee mugs and an ice machine for all guests somewhere on... More 

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SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We welcome and appreciate all feedback from our guests. We are very glad to hear you found the staff attentive. They work hard to assure our guests have a great stay and experience. We manage the inn to keep it affordable and reasonably priced so folks can enjoy a beautiful... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

The owner lives on site which is fine, if he didn't have a million cameras and stalk your every move!!! He opened his house door and there is a permanent screen on with all the cameras... it was a lot! -- I KNOW I locked my door but it wasn't when I got back. --He 'upgraded' me to the room... More 

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Thank Kelly R
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

As the owner, I want to thank you for taking the time to write your review. All feedback from all our guests is very important. I do not live onsite. John, the Inn's General Manager, and his family live on site. We are very happy and proud of the awesome job they all do in their positions to keep the... More 

Katy, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

In the last year we as a family have chosen to come here, Yes it might have few rooms but the rooms are so clean and spacious housekeeping is on top of it. The kids would rather play in the pool than go to the beach and then we will walk right down the street to the beach to collect... More 

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Thank silvas0406
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

So glad you and your family enjoy staying at the Inn and you find it so warm and welcoming and family-friendly and neighborly!! Thank you for making the time to write us such a glowing review and let us know! Appreciate it! We will keep doing everything we can so we will see you back again!! More 

South Padre Island, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Fantastic; The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Facility was very clean all the way around = 5. Grills are available for a cook out. The best; I will be back, at the top of my list. lovingit.

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Thank Gilbert S
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your five-star review! We work hard to earn your top-notch reviews and your repeat business!! We know you have your choice of accommodations and appreciate that you and your family choose to stay with us at South Beach Inn. Looking forward to having you back again!! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

After reading many reviews before planning our family trip we decided to book this hotel. Staff was great and super friendly. Price was reasonable and weather was great for the time of the year. The front desk gave me some get restaurant suggestions and things to do as a family. We traveled with two small children and our kids loved... More 

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SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at South Beach Inn. We are very happy to hear you and your family had a great experience with the staff and felt value for your accommodations. This is extremely important to the owners and staff! Many of our guests find the yellow, orange, and blue color scheme of the Inn bright and cheery, and we... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The South Beach Inn is a unique, boutique motel nestled in a lush tropical oasis within one block of South Padre Island’s beautiful sandy beaches, warm Gulf waters, and surf fishing. Come take a dip and splash in the beautiful outdoor pool. Relax and enjoy barbequing on the grill right outside your front door. This motel offers accommodations with full kitchens including refrigerator, stove, microwave, and coffee makers; cable TV, free WiFi; and free guest parking. South Beach Inn is pet friendly. Take a step back in time for your next South Padre Island getaway and stay at the unique, boutique South Beach Inn. Opened in 1961 as The Seagrape Motel, the inn stakes claim as the oldest on the island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Beach Inn

Address: 120 E Jupiter Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7311
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: $78 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — South Beach Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
South Beach Hotel South Padre Island
South Beach Motel
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in South Padre Island
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