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Sea Shell Inn Motel

Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (11)


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 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.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
Ocean View
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Had to call police 2 times because of fighting in adjoining room. No one was in office or answered phone. People threatened us after we called cops and pounded and kicked on adjoining door. We left at daylight as we feared for our safety. Played audio to owner and he didn't care!
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the location of this motel is amazing just steps from the beach and a concrete running path....but it needs a lot of remodeling for me to recommend....the doors did not fit well and I did not see a fire alarm. needs painting and wall patching but price was cheap and
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This place had amazing view!!!! Close to things to do.. However our reservation was wrong , the guy worked with us, as we were gonna leave ...but the sink was clogged with sand (he did come fix it) , heat went out, ( was without heat for a night and had small kids) , they did
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The only reason this motel gets even one star is because of its location and views. Very convenient to the USS Lexington and Aquarium. And the owner was helpful in directing us to nearby restaurants. But the room was lacking in heat, no bedside table or light (first
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We stayed 2 nights, it is a great location. It is an old motel on the beach that is super cheap. No frills. Not staying here for the hotel, but the beach and restaurants. The cleaning staff is really, really nice. Pat went out of her way to meet our needs (extra towels and
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My large room :)
Tidy and clean
Awesome view
Are you pet friendly ?
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."
"Ask for a room on the 1st floor (which is still up one flight of steps.) There is no elevator."
"Don't be picky"
"I recommend 116, corner outside rooms"
"3rd floor may be best as you can hear people walking above you"
US$85 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesTexasTexas Gulf CoastCorpus Christi
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