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Sea Shell Inn Motel

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Room & Suite (32)
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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“memory foam”(3 reviews)
“older place”(2 reviews)
“new carpet”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
2 Star 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...
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Location and contact
202 Kleberg Pl, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1208
12.3 km to Corpus Christi Intl Airport
18 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
0.6 km from USS LEXINGTON
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being in sea shill inn was a good place to stay in thank you for your service pat. Was awesome did a great job in my room she's a good worker. Everthing was very organized and clean loved the pool and the beach

Thank Leticia E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view...very chic vintage place love the location right on beach and Tom at the front desk best employee very nice and helpful....will definitely be back..very close to Lexington and the aquarium...gift shops and great restaurants

Thank shelley c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Customer service was very nice they have very good room service the girls who work there Patty and Esmer were wonderful very nice and clean rooms. If I'm ever in Corpus I will definitely be staying there again. Thank you

Thank Jose O
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

The place itself is not very clean. It seems like they had some damage they weren’t able to quote attend to from the hurricane. But, it was very cheap and AC worked well. So if you are looking for cheap since you are at a...More

Thank Courtney P
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This motel was the most disgusting room I have ever stayed in. Very old and not maintained. Upon arrival parking lot very unkept no rooms on ground so parking is under motel. Flaking paint, unrepaired ceiling, cracked concrete, wobbly stair rails should have turned around...More

Thank annz477
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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 ...More 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. Less
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Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (32)
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Dining (9)
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I would also like to know the answer we have 2 labs that would be with us the whole time...never left alone. We would like to know if they are pet friendly?
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"Do not stay here for any reason."
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"Ask for a room on the 1st floor (which is still up one flight of steps.) There is no elevator."
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"Don't be picky"
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"I recommend 116, corner outside rooms"
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