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What is South Padre Island Like for Beach Hotels?

If the beach is calling your name, consider the relaxing city of South Padre Island, known for its fishing spots and island views. Whether you want to hunt for sand dollars or smell the fresh air, this dynamic city is perfect for travelers looking for hotels close to the water. Guests like South Padre Island for its bird watching, making it more than just a beach destination. You can experience everything the area has to offer such as a visit to Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. When you browse for hotels in South Padre Island on our site, it's easy to book something close to the area's main attractions. If you're looking for a resort experience or a comfortable apartment, South Padre Island has 964 accommodations to choose from, so you'll be sure to find exactly what you're looking for.

How Much Do Beach Hotels Cost in and Around South Padre Island?

Whether you're traveling solo or in search of a family vacation, South Padre Island and the surrounding area has a wide range of accommodations to suit every budget. You'll be able to locate a hotel that has everything you're looking for with prices starting from USD 30 per night.

  • • 158 four-star hotels starting from USD 95 per night
  • • 190 three-star hotels starting from USD 40 per night
  • • 21 two-star hotels starting from USD 33 per night

What Are Some of the Best Beach Hotels in South Padre Island?

We offer you a choice of 123 hotels that guests enjoy for their proximity to the beach, so you'll have your pick of the region's top places to stay.

Here are our travelers' favorite beach accommodations:

  • Pearl South Padre
    3.5-star hotel with a poolside bar, a full-service spa and beach volleyball, 9-minute walk from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Guests appreciate the hotel's proximity to shopping.

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites South Padre Island Beach
    3-star hotel with a beach bar, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Travelers like this hotel's proximity to shopping and overall value.

  • Padre South Hotel On The Beach
    2-star hotel with an outdoor pool, a spa tub and a restaurant, located near Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Travelers enjoy this hotel for its proximity to shopping and comfortable rooms.

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in and around South Padre Island?

If you want to experience the top sights and landmarks or explore this beach destination's natural beauty, here are a few things to see and do in and around South Padre Island:

    Sights & Landmarks
  • • South Padre Island Beach (0.7 mi/1.1 km from the city center)
  • • Sea Turtle Inc (1.6 mi/2.6 km from the city center)
  • • Andy Bowie Park (1.7 mi/2.8 km from the city center)

  • Parks
  • • Laguna Madre Nature Trail (1.9 mi/3.1 km from the city center)
  • • Isla Blanca Park (2.8 mi/4.5 km from the city center)
  • • Padre Island National Seashore (51.3 mi/82.5 km from the city center)

    Food & Drink
  • • Padre Island Brewing Co
  • • Clayton's Beach Bar & Event Venue
  • • Tom and Jerry's

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