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    The Palms Resort

    3616 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7006
    (956) 290-8916
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good33%
    • Average10%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    1.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 167 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    The Palms Resort is one of my favorite places to stay and eat. Great happy hour, great food! Fresh peel and eat shrimp is my favorite. They have really good burgers, salads and main dishes. They also have a great breakfast. Definitely a prime location....More

    Thank Ashbecker1
    Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you so much!!! We’re delighted that you enjoy our little beachside Resort. We appreciate YOU and we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with other Trip Sdvisor readers. Thank you!

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    First off, this hotel was great. The personnel very professional. Katherine, the manager, went out of her way to insure the 12 dozen roses I ordered for my wife, for our 27th anniversary, were in the room when we got back from sight saying! The...More

    Thank Daniel M
    Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you so much! We really enjoy helping our guests make special occasions even more special. We love that you chose The Palms Resort to celebrate your anniversary!! We hope you’ll return again and again to celebrate or just relax! Thanks again for taking the...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Not sure why it's called a 'resort'- this makes it sound grander than it is. The most annoying thing was our neighbours smoking outside our room which is not the motels fault. Maybe they should ban it from the upstairs balcony area. Breakfast is not...More

    Thank CarolynChester
    Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

    We’re so sorry you didn’t enjoy your stay. We do remember you. Our staff tried so hard to accommodate your many requests in the hotel and in the Cafe. We know we can’t always appease those looking for “high service” at bargain prices.... but we...More

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    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    We normally do not stay at small hotels as these or stay anywhere under a 4 star, but since we decided last minute on a vacation and all the bigger hotels were already reserved we stayed here due to the good reviews. Upon arrival my...More

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    Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 2 August 2017

    I am so sorry you were disappointed. I was very concerned about your comments, so I’ve spent the past week investigating this while it was fresh in everyone's mind. I’ll address your comments one at a time. We use old-fashioned room keys because they always...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    The Palms is in a perfect location for easy access to the beach. Its a small property that is great for couples. Our room was good and the attached restaurant was great. Food was really well prepared and the staff was friendly. The restaurant kitchen...More

    Thank texastime7
    Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you so much for taking the time to post your feedback on Trip Advisor. We sincerely appreciate it and hope to welcome you back very soon.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • South Padre Island
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    karen6329086
    20 October 2017|
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    Response from PalmsResortGM16 | Property representative |
    We are pet friendly. We do have a pet fee of $45/stay. So if you are staying 1 day or 5 days there is only one $45. It is not a deposit. We also ask that dogs not be left alone in the room to help us avoid noise issues with... More
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    28 December 2014|
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    Response from tmetty | Property representative |
    Thank you for your interest in our hotel. Please forgive the delayed response. All of our rooms our oriented north and south and share a common exterior balcony. Since we are located right on the beach our upstairs rooms... More
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    "If you are disable request a downstairs room. No elevator to second level."
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    "Rooms close to the back may get noise from the restuarant during morning breakfast hours"
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    "All rooms are excellent"
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    "We were on the north side, second floor. We enjoyed the shade. Great view of the Gulf."
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