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Lighthouse Inn
2.5 out of 5
1701 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Aug 16 to Aug 16
Located in the heart of South Padre Island, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. ...
4.2/5Excellent! (960 reviews)
"Great place to stay, and affordable!"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

Lighthouse Inn
Ocean Inn South Padre Island
2 out of 5
4013 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
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The price is $49 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
Situated near the beach, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Sea Turtle Inc and ...
2.9/5 (491 reviews)
"Staff was awesome"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

Ocean Inn South Padre Island
Coco Beach Hotel on South Padre Island
2.5 out of 5
2612 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
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The price is $154 per night from Aug 9 to Aug 9
Situated in South Padre Island, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 2 mi (3.1 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Queen Isabella ...
3.2/5 (10 reviews)
"Great location right on the beach! Staff was very friendly and checked multiple times to make sure we were enjoying our stay. The rooms are very basic and need updating, but I understand this is a work in progress. Overall, I would stay here again!"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2021

Coco Beach Hotel on South Padre Island
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Executive Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1411 TX-100, Laguna Vista, Port Isabel, TX
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The price is $69 per night from Aug 2 to Aug 2
Situated near the beach, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Museums of Port Isabel, Port Isabel Lighthouse, and South Padre Island Golf Club. South Padre Island ...
2.7/5 (233 reviews)
"Pool is clean and big."

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Executive Inn and Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham South Padre Island
2 out of 5
4205 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
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The price is $59 per night from Sep 1 to Sep 1
Situated by the ocean, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Sea Turtle Inc and ...
3.8/5Good! (982 reviews)
"Todo miy bien, apesar de la pandemia cuenta con muy buen servicio del personal y los de la limpieza."

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham South Padre Island
Casa Rosa Inn
2 out of 5
761 W. Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX
Fully refundable
The price is $40 per night from Sep 1 to Sep 1
Located in the heart of Port Isabel, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Museums of Port Isabel and Port Isabel Lighthouse. Long Island Village Golf Course ...
3.8/5Good! (327 reviews)
"It was good place to stay clean and no disturbance rooms are big and comfortable"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2021

Casa Rosa Inn
Los Fresnos Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
906 W Ocean Blvd, Los Fresnos, TX
The price is $59 per night from Sep 1 to Sep 1
Located in the heart of Los Fresnos, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Little Graceland and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site. ...
4.3/5Excellent! (122 reviews)
"hotel and all the facility was very good"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2021

Los Fresnos Inn and Suites
Port Isla Inn
2 out of 5
200 2nd St, Port Isabel, TX
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The price is $50 per night from Aug 25 to Aug 25
Located in the heart of Port Isabel, this motel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from Museums of Port Isabel and within 3 mi (5 km) of Port Isabel Lighthouse and Long Island ...
3.8/5Good! (426 reviews)
"Rooms were spacious. Loved the full fridge, had stove top, nice island and a kitchen table that fit 4 people. Tv in the room and living room. Pool was too small and out right in the middle of the parking lot. And the fence was too low."

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2021

Port Isla Inn
Flamingo Inn
2.5 out of 5
3408 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
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The price is $92 per night from Aug 15 to Aug 15
Situated by the ocean, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Sea Turtle Inc and ...
3.7/5Good! (182 reviews)
"It is an older property, but very clean and well maintained. Staff is super friendly. The beds leave a bit to be desired."

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2021

Flamingo Inn
South Beach Inn Boutique Beach Motel
2.5 out of 5
120 East Jupiter Lane, South Padre Island, TX
Offering direct access to the beach, this South Padre Island motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from South Padre Island Beach and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Schlitterbahn Beach ...
3.3/5 (122 reviews)
"It was amazinggggggg. I would totally go again. Comfy and cute."

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

South Beach Inn Boutique Beach Motel
Southwind Inn
2.5 out of 5
600 E Davis St, Port Isabel, TX
Situated in Port Isabel, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Port Isabel Lighthouse and Museums of Port Isabel. Long Island Village Golf Course is 1.4 mi ...
4.2/5Excellent! (54 reviews)
SouthWind inn I
"Check in was fasssssst... Room was clean n toddy... Pool was crystal clear and open late.. highly recommend.. will be back soon"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Southwind Inn
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Courtyard by Marriott South Padre Island

Courtyard by Marriott South Padre Island

3 out of 5
6700 PADRE BLVD, South Padre Island, TX
The price is $101 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
4.2/5Excellent! (865 reviews)
"Overall, we had a great stay and enjoyed our vacation! Property very clean and room spacious. Things that could have been better, hospitality, parking and beach access for families. Hospitality at check in was weak. I think the warm and fuzzy welcome was lacking. Next the parking was undesirable. ..."

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2021

Courtyard by Marriott South Padre Island
La Copa Inn Beach Hotel

La Copa Inn Beach Hotel

3 out of 5
350 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
The price is $96 per night from Sep 1 to Sep 1
4/5Very Good! (2,071 reviews)
"Property Was easy to access, Kid friendly, Very clean and had wonderful staff."

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

La Copa Inn Beach Hotel
Island Inn - South Padre Island Beach

Island Inn - South Padre Island Beach

2 out of 5
3813 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
The price is $59 per night from Sep 1 to Sep 1
3.3/5 (942 reviews)
"No breakfast, never enough coffee and creamers! Other than perfect!!!"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Island Inn - South Padre Island Beach
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South Padre Island Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 11 low-cost motels in South Padre Island among more than 1504 hotels and other lodging choices. These cheaper accommodations can help you save some cash when compared with traditional hotels, which offer more amenities but ones that you may not use.

By saving on your room price, you can enjoy more of what South Padre Island has to offer. Top sights include South Padre Island Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.

Fun fact: The term "motel" was conceived in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel. Often one or two stories tall, motels usually have exterior corridors overlooking the parking lot or an outdoor pool.

Listed below are some of Expedia customers' favorite South Padre Island motels to select from:

Surf Motel

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of South Padre Island Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.
  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, outdoor pool, and free parking.

Lighthouse Inn

  • Free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of South Padre Island Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.

Los Fresnos Inn and Suites

  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • If driving, you'll be within 30 minutes of Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.

Super 8 by Wyndham South Padre Island

  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of South Padre Island Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.
  • An outdoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

Motel 6 South Padre Island

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of South Padre Island Beach and Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark.
  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

What to Do in South Padre Island

Visitors to South Padre Island like its beaches and seafood restaurants. Enjoy all there is to see and do in this relaxing area while you're out sightseeing.

Must-see local attractions include:

  • South Padre Island Beach
  • Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Andy Bowie Park
  • Laguna Madre Nature Trail
  • South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Sea Turtle Inc
  • Sea Turtle Rescue Center
  • Dolphin and Nature Research Center

South Padre Island is also popular for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Excursions
  • Fishing
  • Dolphins

Best Time to Visit South Padre Island

Determine the optimal time to visit South Padre Island by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 76° F and nighttime temperatures average 53° F
  • April-June: 89° F is the daytime average and 65° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 90° F and nighttime averages are around 75° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 87° F during the day and 53° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 25.79 inches in a year

How to Get to South Padre Island and Around the Area

South Padre Island Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Brownsville, TX (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.) Airport 21.7 mi (34.9 km)
Harlingen, TX (HRL-Valley Intl.) Airport 31.5 mi (50.7 km)
Matamoros, Tamaulipas (MAM-General Servando Canales Intl.) Airport 32.6 mi (52.5 km)

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