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Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay
Ranked #4 of 20 Hotels in Rockport
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed November 17, 2012

Traveled on business for years as sales and marketing director for major railroad and
Have stayed at many nice, expensive resorts, hotels

The Lighthouse is up there with many premium hotels with location on Aransas Bay,
Value, cleanness and service

I have stayed here several times. And findThe Management very hands on. Several
Miner issues have been addressed and I will update on Yelp noted issues resolved

Dale W

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2012

Dale, thank you for coming back to stay at the Lighthouse Inn. I appreciate you taking the time to write this wonderful review. As I have mentioned many times in my responses to guest reviews, we do listen to our guests comments and concerns about the service and conditions at the hotel. We also take the actions necessary to make corrections. It is so refreshing to hear that we made the corrections to the things that you pointed out on a previous stay. We will continue to keep our service standards high and take care to our guests and property. We all hope to see you return soon.
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Brian Olsen
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Reviewed November 15, 2012

We met my parents here for a weekend getaway just last Sunday - the rooms are charmingly furnished, the staff are incredibly helpful and friendly, and hotel and grounds are extremely clean and invite guests to explore. After dinner (at Charlotte Plummer's), we strolled around the bayside of the grounds and walked out onto the private fishing pier - all of the other guests out that night were so friendly - we got to chat with many interesting folks from all over Texas and other states. What we enjoyed the most was the "coziness" of this boutique hotel - at the complimentary breakfast, folks from other tables would make pleasant comments to diners and we soon found ourselves enjoying breakfast with people would never have met otherwise. It's this atmosphere that keeps my hubby and me going back to the Lighthouse Inn!

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with family
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to right this wonderful review. I am so pleased that you and your “hubby” enjoy the atmosphere at The Lighthouse Inn. I enjoy walking thru the Palm Room during breakfast and watching complete strangers talking and sharing stories about their time at the hotel and what adventures they had in the Rockport Fulton area. We look forward to your many return visits to our hotel.
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Reviewed November 14, 2012

The Lighthouse Inn is a great place to stay! Not only are you right on the bay with a private pier for hotel guests use only, but the facilities are fantastic and the staff are friendly! The rooms are of good size and very clean. It was my first time to visit Rockport and the stay was just wonderful! My fiance and I will definitely come back to stay at Lighthouse Inn in the future!

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about your first visit to our hotel. We are all so pleased that you enjoyed yourselves. I hope you will think about coming to Rockport for your Honeymoon. We do look forward to your next visit.
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Brian Olsen
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Reviewed November 2, 2012 via mobile

For a beautiful place to get away and relax, I highly recommend this hotel. This is hands down my favorite place to stay in Texas. Get out and talk to the locals. Everyone in Rockport is friendly. The beaches are cleAn and quiet. Lots of play areas. The staff is perfect. Rooms are extremely clean.

  • Stayed: October 2012
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2012

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review and to tell us about your recent stay. I am very pleased that you enjoyed the hotel, staff and surrounding area. I am glad that you mentioned the friendly local residents in Rockport-Fulton. Thank you as well for your recommendations. We all look forward to seeing you soon.

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Reviewed October 31, 2012

be stayed for two nights at the Lighthouse Inn , the "FREE" breakfast buffet was awesome. The staff was very friendly & accomodating. The rooms & beds very comfortable. we will definatley go back again. would reccomend to any

Room Tip: get the view of the bay , a little more expensive but well worth it
  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with family
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review about your recent stay with us. I am so pleased that you had an enjoyable trip. We all appreciate your recommendations and look forward to your next visit.
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

We found the staff was accommodating and friendly. The bartender mixed great Margaritas and Cosmos. The suite was tight with a king size (very comfortable!) bed. The bay was steps from our first floor room with an inviting pier with seating. The pool, whirlpool and grounds were tidy and clean. Parking was ok, not plentiful. We would go back and recommend!

Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. I am so pleased that the hotel staff was accommodating and friendly. I glad that you had the opportunity to spend some time in the Palm Room Bar and Grill. Our bartenders are wonderful and know how to mix an extensive list of drinks. We ALL look forward to your return visits and really appreciate your recommendations.
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Reviewed October 20, 2012

Thanks to a special Trip Advisor rate, hubby & I made our first visit to The Lighthouse for 3 nights (Sun-Wed) and agreed we'd go back again. Loved the traditional atmosphere, friendly staff, and great location right on the water and near good local restaurants. The balcony and pier rocking chairs were a relaxing highlight for me. Also liked the lobby area with the adjacent small library (you can get a book to read) and bar/sitting area. The captain suite (kitchen, living room, balcony, separate bedroom, 2 TVs) was great for a multi-day stay. Complimentary breakfast buffet was fresh and generous but agree with others a little variety would be nice. Would've liked a bay view suite but none were available (even without the good rate). We're satisfied with the value and overall experience and plan to be repeat customers.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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liabgm, General Manager at Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review and share your pictures with us. I am very pleased that you took advantage of our TripAdvisor special rate. It really is a bargain. From the description of your stay, I can tell that you explored the entire property and surrounding area. I will definitely work on getting more variety on the breakfast buffet. We all look forward to your repeat visits.
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Address: 200 S Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport, TX 78382-7736
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Rockport
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Rockport
#2 Family Hotel in Rockport
Price Range: $128 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 78
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Lighthouse Inn is the perfect choice for a vacation on the Texas coastal bay, with full-service accommodations in the beautiful Aransas Bay. Relax and enjoy a laid back Texas getaway with luxurious guest accommodations and amenities and our friendly staff. Positioned at the entrance of Fulton Harbor with a magnificent view of Aransas Bay, enjoy modern amenities, shoreline access and our excellent location close to local attractions and things to do in the Texas Riviera. ... more   less 
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