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“We will not stay here again.”
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Island Inn
Ranked #27 of 32 Hotels in South Padre Island
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“We will not stay here again.”
Reviewed July 24, 2003

We stayed in July. The room looked nothing like the picture on the website and did not have most of the amenities mentioned. We did not have a hair dryer or alarm clock as mentioned. The blankets were dirty, the pictures had splatters and and a bad paint job showed white paint over biege. It was a small room - the picture made it look big. They had a hot tub - with no heat! A continental breakfast was served until 9:00. We went at 8:30 to find nothing to eat and very little juice left. All this for a price over $100 a night!

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Reviewed March 18, 2003

This was the worst treatment I have ever experienced. These people clearly do not want the business of spring breakers, or anyone else for that matter. Trust me, if you can stay ANYWHERE else, do it. If you can't...just don't go to SPI. Spend your money elsewhere. The owner had several spring breakers arrested for little more than having people in their rooms. My entire vacation (which I had planned for a year) was RUINED by these people. I spent last spring break in SPI, and had the time of my life, most certainly because I was not staying at the EconoLodge. I hope that this advice is taken and future travelers don't make the same mistake that I did.

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Property: Island Inn
Address: 3813 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7009
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #27 of 32 Hotels in South Padre Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Island Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 60
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
South Padre Island Beach & the bay are just steps away!Centrally located in the city center. Walk to various restaurants, night life, shopping & water activities. Schilletrbahn Water Park, Convention Center, Sea Turtle Rescue Center & Birding Center, Isla Blanca Park, Andy Bowie Park, historic Port Isabel - all these are nearby. Dolphin watch, surfing, snorkeling, fishing, weekend fire works, horse riding, Zip lining - All of these activities are nearby. ... more   less 
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