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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“tennis courts”(5 reviews)
“living room”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 12 May 2013

Stayed in #2 right above the office. The room smelled musty, was incredibly dated, had dead bugs on the bathroom floor and the worst part is the bedding was incredibly soiled. The comforters had clearly not been washed in a very long time. The bed...More

3  Thank BarbadosHoneymoon
Response from CaseyIslandR, Front Office Manager at Island RetreatResponded 27 June 2013

Thank you for your review we appreciate all comments and suggestions left by our guests. We do apologize for the lack of cleanliness in the condominium that you rented with us this past May. While each unit is individually owners and bedding will differ, the...More

Reviewed 3 December 2012

Great location to enjoy Port Aransas. Stayed in unit 4 and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Everything we needed ... clean and comfortable. Big flat screen tv and fast reliable internet. Planning to return

4  Thank Jon K
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Right on the beach, got a low season rate, the whole family was happy. Played tennis, the pool looked inviting (it was a little cold). The place is 20, 25 years old, but everything worked, it was clean, and the staff was fantastic! Stayed in...More

2  Thank alexvox
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Highly Recommended! We're trying to visit Port Aransas twice a year and this place is defiantly one step above them all. The facilities great, the staff is great and the price is awesome. Salina the property manager and Megan @ guest service went above and...More

Thank Rotem1800
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We stayed in #139 during what they consider "peak season" and it is definitely NOT worth the price. The week we were here was the week school started in Texas and there was nobody here so I do not consider that to be peak season...More

4  Thank Magdalena483
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Tennis Court
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US$ 60 - US$ 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 60 - US$ 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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clalon01
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Response from Shelly T | Reviewed this property |
Those are Island Retreat I, and they overlook the pool and have a view of the gulf.
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"Best views are in the buildings along the dunes."
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"Higher floors to avoid kids stomping"
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"Check in is at 4pm but don't expect your condo until after 5"
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"First floor rooms can't see over the dunes. Third floor has best views, but cost more."
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