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South Beach Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends had a condo just half a block away and this was the closest place to wait for walking. The hosts were very friendly and help me find good places to eat. The rooms were OK the bed was comfortable and the place was clean. The pool was open 24 hrs

Thank Markavillarreal
McAllen, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reserved a room on May 20, 2017 for my wife and I as a last minute trip. I knew it was not going to be the best place to stay but I figured for $125 how bad could it be. We checked in and as soon as we walked in the room we saw dead roaches on the floor and...

Thank loredoarturo
Alpine, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always stay here and we bring all the gear-kitchen stuff, beach stuff bicycles and the dog. It is usually the same week each year, and often the same guests next door. The rooms are cute, the beach is five minutes away and private. No loud parties.

Thank Watercolorpainter52
South Beach I, Manager at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

W thank you so much for you review. We love having you here. and look forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Prior to check-in you are given a form to sign stating you will not have any visitors or guests, no refund once you walk in the room, and several other stipulations that I have never had to sign to stay at a hotel or condo. Dead roach in bathroom, live spider in tub. The room and property had a strong...

1Thank Stacy H
Sebring, Florida
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I had a very positive experience staying at the Inn. It is close to all attractions on the Island. The room was comfortable and filled my needs during my stay. The management and staff very accommodating and friendly...Making it easy to visit with other guests....Felt like family atmosphere ! Beach..Fishing..Pool..dining ...What else do you need...Already made reservations for next year...

Thank bogeyboy1944
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Didn't expect much from this place and although they offered a kitchen kit you would think they would at least have one bowl, one plate or something in their fully equipped kitchen. Bed was very uncomfortable and from reading other reviews, sounds like all are. Pool was open but they were fixing fence around it so it looked like a...

3Thank tff71
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

I was saddened to read that we failed to fully meet your expectations during your stay. In order to offer our rooms to guests at the lowest possible seasonal price, we give our guests looking for a spot to vacation near the beach on a budget the option to bring their own kitchenware, etc or to rent a kitchen kit...

Reviewed 6 October 2016

It was a short stay for us, but the room was very nice and comfy. Enjoyed the stay. Planning to go back soon. Staff is very friendly and helpful. The pool area is very nice and will soon have a privacy fence which will make it better. Also, there is a play area for the kids.

1Thank Jorge S
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate the opportunity you gave us to earn your five star review. Thank you! Please feel free to contact me personally anytime at owner.southbeachinnspi@gmail.com with all feedback and suggestions.

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We found this place online and were very happy to find a three star hotel(ha) so close to the beach with so many five star reviews at such a great price. We paid about $55 for it and were tickled with the deal. From what I understand the family that lives there manages the place, and the people who own...

4Thank michael m
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

Dear Micheal M, Thank you for taking the time to make your review. We welcome and appreciate all guest feedback and suggestions. I am happy to read we were able to upgrade you to the newer upstairs one bedroom apartment. As you mentioned in your review, we are in the process of upgrading and updating the Poolside Studio Garden Apartments,...

Reviewed 13 September 2016

The gentlemen who checked us in was very kind, but beware of the fine print and take your time to read it. They will not provide you any advance warning that a refund is not available at all as this is a "family owned business". We were charged $228 for 2 nights including pet fees for 2 miniature schnauzers. After...

2Thank garciasolis
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great place to stay! less than a minute walk to the Beach. Pool and a playground for the kids. Friendly manager and owners. Great price for all they offer. Rooms perfect. Small Kitchenette, but adequate for cooking meals for family if that is what you want to do. Pool was very clean with some pool toys. Water hoses available to...

Thank Cynthia M
SouthBeachInnSPI, Owner at South Beach Inn, responded to this review

We loved having you stay with us! Thank you for giving us the opportunity to earn your five star review! We are excited for your next vacation with us!! Contact me personally anytime with all feedback and suggestions at owner.southbeachinnspi@gmail.com Warmest Personal Regards, Joanna F Owner South Beach Inn, TX

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The South Beach Inn is a unique, boutique motel nestled in a lush tropical oasis within one block of South Padre Island’s beautiful sandy beaches, warm Gulf waters, and surf fishing. Come take a dip and splash in the beautiful outdoor pool. Relax and enjoy barbequing on the grill right outside your front door. This motel offers accommodations with full kitchens including refrigerator, stove, microwave, and coffee makers; cable TV, free WiFi; and free guest parking. South Beach Inn is pet friendly. Take a step back in time for your next South Padre Island getaway and stay at the unique, boutique South Beach Inn. Opened in 1961 as The Seagrape Motel, the inn stakes claim as the oldest on the island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Beach Inn

Address: 120 E Jupiter Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7311
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: $139 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — South Beach Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
South Beach Hotel South Padre Island
South Beach Motel
South Beach Inn South Padre Island, Texas
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“We like to stay at the end of the motel, away from the pool, since we like to sleep late.”
Watercolorpainter52, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Check the room prior to payment and signing the check-in form.”
stacyh106, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room access from pool or vehicle parking excellent....The place is small...So any room you are able to get is fine !”
bogeyboy1944, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room had a double entry. The pool was at our front door!”
14SaraM, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms first floor with pool view my advice on day one buy local shrimp and have a boil”
kimnicely, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
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