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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was great experience for the price alot more than we expected. The staff was great interacted with them for towels for the hot tub in the common area. The only thing I would say was that it was not hot enough and not all the jets were working properly. The room was clean and jacuzzi in the room was...

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Woodland Park, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week at this hotel and really there wasn't much more that we could have asked for from them. Warmer temps in the hot tub, better wifi in the rooms. A couple of chairs for our patio, too. Our room was spacious, large restroom, kitchen area with a table and chairs. Overall nicely appointed. The staff was supportive...

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Thank rockgeng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is very unique and special. It is much better than the 3.5 stars that it got. I was pleasantly surprised how nice this hotel is. Bring some swimming shorts and enjoy your stay. This hotel is close to everything and the front desk is very helpful.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 19 November 2016

When we first arrived and went to out room I noticed we didnt have a king size bed. I had to go to the desk and complain that I reserved a king suite and should have a king size bed. They said oh sorry another room needed the bed so they had swapped it out with a queen. We were...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This Hotel old smell😖 but the staff is kindly😊. They allowed me to grab breakfast after serving hours which was great👍 timing because everything was blocked off due the marathon😅. Wifi was slowly.. TV don't have a lot channel.

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Mission
Reviewed 17 October 2016

First time staying here and not what I expected.. The room was really old. I expected way nicer for the price we paid! The ladies that were there during check in were great beyond nice! Had to walk down to the lobby since our phone was not working. Had to walk down since our ac was not working and it...

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Thank aguest458
Texas
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stayed here during the week during off season. We had the lovely heated pool all to ourselves most of the time. The tropical landscaping around the pool gives such a secluded feeling to it. The desk personnel were always polite and kind. The location worked well for us. We walked to dinner several nights. The breakfast was a bit...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Good location, close to spi night life. Lots of parking. Couple Bad things were WiFi is not good, neither is the water pressure. Pillows and bed not too comfortable and wish breakfast was served at least until 10am. But overall, pretty nice hotel. Jacuzzi in room and heated pool. Would stay here again.

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1Thank Amy6547
Killeen, Texas
Reviewed 8 September 2016

front desk staff was very nice had plenty of towels. The wifi is awful and cable channels are not good. Love the size of my 2 bedroom 2 bath room but kitchen utensils and cookware very old. Overall needs improvemnent

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed our stay here tremendously! The staff are all friendly and do a great job of keeping the hotel clean. We stayed in a queen room with a kitchenette overlooking the Laguna Madre bay. Centrally located to everything. The rates are friendly as well. Breakfast consists of make your own waffles, scrambled eggs,sausage,biscuits and gravy. For early risers...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travel to South Padre Island in Texas and stay at our family friendly hotel. We welcome you and your loved ones to stay as we have many amenities to suit everyone's needs. Enjoy all that South Padre Island Hotels have to offer from the comfort of our tastefully decorated guest rooms and the convenience of our central location, where the beach, bay, restaurants, bars and retail shops are all within walking distance. Tropically landscaped pool and Jacuzzi Complimentary Hot Breakfast daily from 6:30 to 9:30 Complimentary WiFi throughout entire property Evening movie showing at the pool (seasonal) - popcorn, ice cream, and snacks available Meeting facilities Guest laundry facilities Ice and vending on each floor Activities desk ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at South Padre

Address: 1709 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6701 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn and Resort - South Padre Island)
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: $77 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Inn at South Padre 2*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
The Inn At South Padre Hotel South Padre Island
Howard Johnson South Padre Island
South Padre Island Howard Johnson
s Padre Island Hotel
The Inn At South Padre South Padre Island, Texas
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in South Padre Island
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“If you have pets, ask for the ground floor room 125. Easy access for potty time. Make sure you clean up after them.”
 of 5 bubbles rockgeng, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 228 had a balcony with water view. On Thursday & Friday nights during the summer you can see the fireworks from your balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles momof4wifeto1, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't be afraid to ask for a room with a view when you check in. 2nd or 3rd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 896jacquelinec, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you do not like anything about the room, let the front desk know.”
 of 5 bubbles syedr2016, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The rooms facing Louie's backyard restaurant face the fireworks so ask for those”
 of 5 bubbles mauelaf, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
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