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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
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Grand Prairie, Texas
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

The employees are friendly and hotel is clean. We stayed for six days and enjoyed every minute of it. The beach is about a three minute walk from the hotel. They have a pool opened until 11:00 PM. They have an outdoor shower so you can remove the sand.

2Thank aejemperez
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 23 July 2014

These guys saved our family after booking.com lost our reservation at another location. The front desk agent kept calm and confident while my husband and I were at each others throats from this stressful situation. He was so helpful, honest and professional. He was a fairly young guy but I can't remember his name, I know it was 3 letters....

1Thank Partypooper999
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

We ended up here after leaving the roach motel down the road about a mile(Windwater). This holiday in was a little pricey but was well worth the stay. Rooms are extremely clean, staff was very helpful and did everything possible to keep it safe. They even give bands for pool use so they know if you belong there or are...

1Thank Mathew_Goe
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

Definitely plan to come back to this place when visiting SPI. Great service, comfortable beds, family friendly. Loved the breakfast and Wi-Fi option. Sign up for the Club Card, gives you some added perks. Loved it!

1Thank Patricia B
Edinburg, Texas, United States
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

This hotel was perfect for our weekend getaway! The front desk was courteous amd understanding when we checked in and realized we accidentally booked a smoking room. The beach was conveniently a short walk so my husband took our daughter boogie boarding while I rested at the hotel after a long day at work. Enjoyed hanging out at the pool...

1Thank Deborah J
Denton, Texas
Reviewed 8 July 2014

This is a very nice place to stay in South Padre Island. It isn't right on the beach, but the beach is only a short walk away - less than 5 minutes. We chose the hotel because the price was lower than those directly on the beach. The staff was very nice, friendly, and helpful. The room was neat, clean,...

1Thank Stephanie L
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We stayed two nights here last week and found it a nice, decent place to stay. Rooms were clean, pool area was nice. Employees were friendly and otherwise no problems. The hotel isn't right on the beach but it's just a short walk away. We chose this hotel because of the lower price and because it was a trusted chain...

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HIESouthPadreIsland, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island, responded to this review

We are happy to read you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and found our staff welcoming. We upgrade our Gold and Platinum IHG Rewards Members before their arrival, however, there are occasions when a reservation is received after all the Suites are sold. My sincere apologies if we were unable to upgrade you. We hope you will stay with...

El Paso, Texas
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Holiday Inn Express is a perfect place to stay in South Padre. It is comfortable, clean, economical and very well-situated. While it is not right on the beach, it is a quick 5 minute walk away. Staff is amazingly friendly and helpful (thank you, Alma Elroy for your info on the Schlitterbahn!). All you have to do is ask. We...

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HIESouthPadreIsland, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We truly enjoyed your family and hope that you will visit us again in the near future. We are happy you found the complimentary breakfast convenient, I know the kids really enjoy the pancakes, fruits, cereals, and especially our signature cinnamon rolls. We strive to keep our pool clean and monitor the entrance from...

San Benito, Texas
Reviewed 19 June 2014

My family and I decided at the last minute to take a quick trip to South Padre Island. Holiday Inn Express had affordable prices for their rooms, so we booked one. When we arrived, the staff was friendly, and the rooms were clean. Vey comfortable stay, and the distance to the beach was short. Also, Holiday Inn Express in within...

3Thank casauceda730
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 18 June 2014

I was automatically upgraded for free to a room with a Jacuzzi. I had a partial view of the ocean in between buildings. There is no unobstructed view of the gulf of Mexico as there are come buildings in the way. It is a short 5 minute walk to the beach. I enjoyed my room with its comfortable bed. The...

1Thank Anonymous322

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Padre Island's newest and finest hotel, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, invites you to travel Mexico & Texas in ONE VACATION to South Padre. You'll experience the white sand beaches and crystal blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico. As you enter our lobby, you will be immersed in tropical elegance. Check in will be a breeze as you and your family escape into our sea life - a 500 gallon aquarium. All our oversized rooms come with spectacular views of Laguna Madre Bay, Gulf of Mexico or our tropical poolside. If you're here for business, relax - we offer free wireless Internet in all public areas and high speed Internet access in every room as well as a complimentary full service business center. For the ultimate in convenience, all rooms have micro-fridges, coffee makers, dataport speaker phones and state-of-the art on demand movies/music and video games. Thanks to the latest technology, on demand movies can be paused/rewound so you'll never miss an important phone call. We are across the street from the Convention Center and close to championship golf, nightclubs, shopping centers and a variety of eateries. Visit Sea Turtle, Inc. or spend the day at Schlitterbahn Beach Water Park. The beach is just a short walk from your room where you can participate in deep sea fishing, horseback riding, parasailing, jet skiing or a local favorite - barbecuing on the beach. We are the perfect tropical getaway whether you're here for business or pleasure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island

Address: 6502 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597-7710
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: ₹ 6,940 - ₹ 28,152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites- South Padre Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 104
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites- South Padre Island
Holiday Inn South Padre Island
South Padre Island Holiday Inn
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
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