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Edinburg, Texas
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

The hotel is really old. Literally the only thing that has been updated is the t.v and even that was a little aged.This hotel is good enough if you're just sleeping here. There can be some problems there as well. It seems the hotel doesn't really enforce anything. Pool closes at midnight but we could still here people partying at... More 

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Thank Marcos C
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at a 2 bedroom suite for my sisters family and mine. We enjoyed our stay the view was beautiful and the staff was friendly. The security was attentive and careful. Loved the overall experience only thing was that there was cockroaches. I would understand if there was a cocroach that escaped extermination but i killed 2 in my... More 

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Thank Ana M
Monterrey, Mexico
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The price very good and cheap compare to the rest of the hotel on Beach Good service; very clean hotel..excellent!!! There is a nice shower at the back entrance to help the beach goers get a shower before they come into the deck/pool area

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Thank siglo24
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place, older hotel but still we highly recommend it. No breakfast is offered but many places to chose from or you can use the kitchenette in the room. We will definitely return. And it's close to the beach.

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Thank Ofelia T
Stafford, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great hotel , very clean hotel , good service close to the beach , i love it rooms very big and spacey then oven and dishwasher r and refrigerator , the best i like a bout hotel very close to the beach two minute walking distance and service excellent , and good parking for your car m, u good see... More 

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Thank elmuwaqqet
San Benito, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They stay was good the location was good the bedrooms a little small and the shower to small also, need bigger beds . Would like to stay longer but it was expensive, need to add long weekend packages other than that it was ok.

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Thank fariasjanieg
Dallas, Texas
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This multistoried hotel is right on the beach and the residents can walk straight to the ocean from the back gate. There is a nice shower at the back entrance to help the beach goers get a shower before they come into the deck/pool area. Even though it was built in the 70s/80s, the hotel has been well maintained.

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Thank Ravichandran K
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have picked this hotel due to its location. It on the beach. nice view from balcony. we are very happy with our stay. Old building but nice and friendly staff with comfortable bed. well maintained shower area. I will definitely stay at this hotel whenever I'll come back to South Padre Island.

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Thank Megan E
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros - easy access to the beach and restaurants are in walking distance. Bed was very comfortable; staff is friendly and helpful and really keeps the place clean despite the "cons" noted below. No problems with parking - Parked and left car and used free shuttle bus on island or walked. There is public access to beach to immediate right... More 

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Thank MJ W
Willis, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel, in its photos looked like a classic "Hawaii 5-0 esqe" place. It was severely run down and old. Needs major updating. The positives were that the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The room was terrible. Rust on the outside of the refrigerator, broken chair, ceiling tiles sucked in and made a moving sound every time the air-conditioning... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Padre South Hotel

Address: 1500 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: $103 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Padre South Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
Padre South Island
Hotel Padre South
Padre s Island
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