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Recent South Padre Island reviews

  • Thunder Fan

    "This condo looks just like it's pictures. It is so clean and well maintained. It had everything we needed including lawn chairs, and beach towels so we did not have to pack our own. There were even beach toys and a wagon for small children. The owner even text me to make sure i had everything I needed after I arrived. I highly recommend this condo!! :)"
    Guest: Dee Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 16, 2014
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  • Beautiful condo!!

    "The condo was very beautiful, & spacious for a family of 8. The pool was fantastic so nice and clean. We loved everything about it. We definitely are keeping this property in mind for next time!!"
    Guest: Jenny Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 28, 2014
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  • Wonderful Vacation Spot!

    "My husband and I took our son and his family to South Padre for a vacation. Grandkids are age 5 and 2. This condo was very clean and much larger than it looks in the pictures. With 6 people in a 2 bedroom condo, we were not crowded at all. There was plenty of room in common areas as well as room to have our own space. We loved that it was on the ground floor. Everything we needed, trash and laundry were very close by. The deck with outdoor furniture was great to sit and watch the ocean as well as the fireworks on Fri and Sat night. It was so close to the beach that it was really easy to go back and forth if we forgot something or need something. We rented a canopy and chairs from Bahia Mar and that was also convenient. The beds were super comfortable and waking up to the sound of the ocean was heavenly! The kitchen was well stocked with baking equipment. I did some baking for my daughter in law who can't have gluten. The kitchen had a hand mixer and all sorts of things that are typically not in a rental. We are planning another stay in June. This is our new favorite place to stay in South Padre!"
    Guest: Texas Mimi Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 20, 2014
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  • Perfect Groundfloor Condo

    "My family stayed here for 3 nights in late December and were very happy with the condo. The kitchen was fully stocked with most cooking tools, and the granite countertops really added a nice touch to the overall feel. The convenience to the beach, literally steps to the access ramp, made for a perfect meeting place with relatives who were staying in a nearby condo. The direct wire required for booking did make me a little bit nervous, but in the end I was very happy with the response time provided by Claudia. I highly recommend this condo for a family of 4-7 people."
    Guest: Luke P. Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: January 28, 2014
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South Padre Island Travel Tips

South Padre Island is located on a long strip of island at the very southern tip of Texas and has beautiful natural landscapes, year-round attractions and events that visitors from spring breakers to families will enjoy.

Nature Attractions

South Padre Island boasts several opportunities to immerse yourself in natural beauty and learn about the delicate coastal ecosystem:

Sea Turtle Inc. is located at the end of Padre Boulevard near the convention center. It is a conservation center committed to protecting all sea turtle species. Kids can learn how to identify each type of sea turtle, take part in crafts and learn about conservation efforts. If you’re here in the spring, this is a must-visit for watching as sea turtles hatch and are released into the wild.

The Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center, located across the bridge on Port Isabel, is another great spot for kids and adults to learn about Gulf Coast sea life. You can get up close and personal with hermit crabs and starfish, or take a boat tour to see some dolphins. While you’re nearby, check out the Port Isabel Lighthouse.

Take a walk on the Laguna Madre Nature Trail, a stunning, 1,500 foot marshland boardwalk, to see coastal birds and get some exercise and head to the nearby Birding and Nature Center as well.

Beach Activities and Watersports

South Padre island is abundant in outdoor sports and activities. Here are some of the best:

- Take a sandcastle building lesson from Boomerang Billy’s on the beach.

- Visit Schiltterbahn Beach Waterpark on the southern end of the island. This sandcastle themed waterpark is a kid’s paradise.

- Visit the 40-acre Adventure Park at the end of Park Road on Laguna Madre Bay to rent ATVs to cruise along the beach.

- Ride horses along the scenic beach with the Island Equestrian Center - both amateurs and experienced riders are welcome.

- Take a boat cruise. Head out on The Original Dolphin Watch, take a cruise with Isla Tours, or take a sunset, snorkeling or dinner cruise with Southern Wave Sailing Charters. You can also rent paddleboats and kayaks from this watersports shop, located on the west side of the island off of Laguna Madre Bay, between the popular Tequila Sunset and Louie’s Backyard bar and grills.

Dining Options

South Padre Island has plenty ofcasual beach fare and local seafood options.

- For beachside casual fare, head to brightly decorated Pier 19 Restaurant, grab fried shrimp at Dirty Al’s on the Marina, check out Coconuts Bar & Grill off of Laguna Boulevard or hang out at Wanna-Wanna Beach Bar & Grill on the east side of the island.

- Grab a local brew and excellent burger at Padre Island Brewing Company

- The best spot for upscale dining in South Padre Island is the Sea Ranch Restaurant, which offers fresh seafood dishes and pretty harbor views.

Events

In the first weekend of October each year, South Padre Island celebrates the annual Sand Castle Days, a 3-day event where you can watch master sand sculptors from around the world compete to turn sand into stunning works of art. There’s an amateur contest and arts and crafts for kids. Clayton’s Beach Bar and Grill hosts the event.

If you visit in December, don’t miss the Christmas Lighted Boat Parade. Locals dress their boats with Christmas lights and parade from Pirates Landing in Port Isabel to Jim’s Pier on South Padre Island. You’ll see everything from yachts to kayaks in this annual competition and winter celebration.

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