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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is not a fancy hotel, but it is very clean and recently remodeled. This is the best location in the area and at least half of what the hotels in the area charge. Rooms are big, there is a microwave and mini fridge in the room. Some rooms have a kitchenette, but no dishes. The staff went above and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the hotel in July 2016. The view was beautiful. Then when you enter the room it looked old and dirty. The kitchenette didn't even come with 1 pan or utensils! That means you would have to bring your own or go buy some. On the paged when I booked it said volleyball court and basket ball goal. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at the Sea Shell a few times and to me its a chill little place. Its right on North Beach which is a hot little tourist spot. Its a motel not a hotel. Sorry but if you want to stay right on the beach next to a few main tourist attractions , you're not going to pay under... More 

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Pineville, Louisiana
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hence the name Motel! so the rooms are very motel like, nothing spectacular. BUT it is right on the beach, good parking, restaurant right next door, pool, and within walking distance of everything you may need. Staff was very friendly and helpful.

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Corsicana, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Stayed here loved it....... great location right on the beach. Clean rooms. Stairway less than desirable ........ the desk clerk David nicest man around. Pool clean and well maintained . Rooms older but very clean. Housekeeping staff very nice and helpful. All around great motel for the money. Would visit here again

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Albany, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

I have stayed here three nights in the past month. This experience could be good or bad, depending on what you like/can put up with. Pros- motel is right on the beach, almost all rooms have view of the water, free wifi in rooms, small pool outside, good on a budget- at least $20 per night cheaper than the "chain"... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

It's obviously not the fanciest motel, but for the price, it's great. We got room 116. A king bed on the second floor with two windows and loved it. Very comfortable to sleep in and extremely close to the beach.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

While the room was warm and comfortable the decor refreshed with new paint it had a odious smell of stale tobacco about it The towels had seen better day's The into room insulation was not good enough to prevent a disturbed nights sleep by people who thought nothing of playing the TV to loud at three am

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La Vernia, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

This is not a bad place to stay, especially if you want to be near the beach. The problem I have is that it is very loud at night with kids always running around everywhere. The rooms are always clean and the staff is great.

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Dakota City, Nebraska
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Was going by reviews on their site and it wasn't a good experience for us. I got into the room had no end tables by bed thus no lights by bed. I had a coffee pot in room and no coffee. I went to office asked for the coffee was told it was at Exxon Gas station down the road.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sea Shell Inn Motel offers one of the best views of the bay in Corpus Christi, TX. Start off your day with a magnificent sunrise view right in front of your room. Sea Shell Inn Motel is independently operated with flexible and affordable prices. We have options for daily rates, and weekly rates depending on season. Our rooms have features such as kitchenettes, one or two beds, central air conditioning, cable t.V., And dining tables. Our rooms are well maintained and clean. The Texas State Aquarium, USS Lexington, American Bank Center, Whataburger Field, Hurricane Alley Waterpark, & La Palmera Mall are just minutes away from the motel, as well as many other attractions to visit during your stay. The motel has many onsite amenities such as free WiFi, swimming pool, volleyball net, basketball pole, swingset for kids, & laundry room with a washer and dryer to wash your clothes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Shell Inn Motel

Address: 202 Kleberg Place, Corpus Christi, TX 78402
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Corpus Christi
Price Range: $72 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Shell Inn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in Corpus Christi
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