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Reviewed 28 November 2015

Room stinks, mildew on bed linen, cockroach in hallway, I would chose a motel 6 any day over this. The only positive was the strong wifi. I guess you get what you pay for but at the same time, a motel 6 is cheaper and a lot better.

2Thank Jack L
San Angelo, Texas
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Just got home from a week long stay in South Padre, it was our first trip to the island. When making reservations we were kinda unsure because almost all of the reasonably priced hotels had very unflattering reviews. We finally decided on Island Inn and we are so thankful we did. Our room was very clean and comfortable - just...

Thank Tammy K
Wilburton, Oklahoma
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We stayed three nights here. Paid more than I wanted to. The staff was nice and answered all our questions. Easy check-in. The beds were comfortable or I was very tired after the trip. I wouldn't advertise having a breakfast. Especially when served store bought little donuts. But otherwise, my sisters and I had a nice stay.

Thank ladydiana_104
Humble, Texas
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I arrived to a great front desk staff only to be disappointed by the old scratchy linens and uncomfortable beds. The breakfast is false advertising with gas station donuts and sunny d. The room was quiet, but the beds were old and I didn't sleep at all.

1Thank southerngirlaok
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

I didn't expect a 5 star stay, but I had to ask for a different room because our original room smelled as if it wasn't clean. Also, there was a hole in a towel we received as well as someone's hair on it, comforters are old and bed squeaked tremendously. We only remained there to shower and sleep. Also, the...

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

For a cheap hotel on the island, it wasn't bad at all. Room was clean, nice pressure on the showers, bedding was changed daily. The sandpaper towels were understandable, who'd want to steal something that takes the first two layers of skin off? We made our own breakfast and coffee in the room, didn't check out the free donuts and...

Thank Blake M
Pharr, Texas
Reviewed 26 June 2015

I got a room reservation through Trivago(which by the way does not have a customer service #), my room was "granted" by getaroom.com(I never asked them...(?) )...Anyway, We arrived at this hotel on 06/20/15....it was going to be just one night....The 2 gentlemen at front desk were very rude and inept ,to say the least....To begin with they said their...

3Thank jedh48
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 September 2014

I will admit, after reading reviews on this site and another review site, I was terrified to stay ANYWHERE on the island! After much back and forth, we decided on this one and it wasn't that bad at all. We had a clean room with clean sheets, a clean bathroom, and, what looked like, a blood stain towards the top...

4Thank cashtidy
Reviewed 4 June 2014

This hotel served its purpose. It is not luxurious, it is dated, but it was definitely worth what we paid which was extremely reasonable. We had a first floor room so we had easy access (inside doors for security). Tiled floors were great since we were scuba diving and returned with wet gear. The rooms have refrigerators with a small...

3Thank f18pilot
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Budget hotel although prices jacked up for Labor Day weekend. We paid ~$147/night. Rooms were clean but basic and worn. I didn't appreciate the advertised 'Continental Breakfast' on the site to find mini donuts from a bag, no milk/cream for the coffee just powdered creamer and orange drink instead of juice. I mentioned it to the manager and he said...

4Thank Tammi H

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Padre Island Beach & the bay are just steps away!Centrally located in the city center. Walk to various restaurants, night life, shopping & water activities. Schilletrbahn Water Park, Convention Center, Sea Turtle Rescue Center & Birding Center, Isla Blanca Park, Andy Bowie Park, historic Port Isabel - all these are nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island Inn

Address: 3813 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7009
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: €35 - €222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Island Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Island Inn South Padre Island, Texas
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
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“wifi is excellent indoors but not at the pool”
 of 5 bubbles salinas4700, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles marioherreramx, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room in the 1st floor is good i think”
 of 5 bubbles Jessikaca, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“old motel, a lot of partying”
 of 5 bubbles ladydiana_104, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Poor customer service...do not stay in this hotel ! Ever !”
 of 5 bubbles jedh48, 26 Jun 2015 | Read review
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