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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is definitely not the nicest place to stay in Corpus, but the price and location were perfect for a traveler on a budget! It is located right on the beach and within walking distance of multiple restaurants, stores, the USS Lexington museum, & aquarium. I will absolutely stay here again next time I visit Corpus Christi!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and 2 little ones just spent 5 nights at the Sea Shell Inn, we had an amazing time. The room was perfect, the staff Joni and even the owner PK made sure our stay was awesome! We are looking forward to our next vacation in Corpus and Sea Shell Inn will be the place we stay!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No upkeep dirty place nasty towels bad smell on the beach also seen druggies and prostitution occurring while kids ran around let me know if anyone else has seen this at any other motels on beach view

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I actually like the motel, it's on the beach front, has a small pool when you feel like dipping but the gulf is full of jellyfish, restaurants and bars are just a few steps away, very nice view from my room, adequate space, the beds are big enough and comfortable, plus there's a kitchenette! Perfect for my family of 4.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 July 23, 2016 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 July 4, 2016 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

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 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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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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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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 Pl, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1208
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Corpus Christi
Price Range: $66 - $185 (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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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Corpus Christi
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