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Island Hotel Port Aransas

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Room & Suite (154)
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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“waffles”(46 reviews)
“room was clean”(39 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Banquet Room
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
2 Star Hotel
Situated just one mile from the soft sand and warm surf of Port Aransas Beach, Island Hotel Port Aransas—formerly Mariner Inn & Suites—offers affordable, newly updated accommodations and a variety of amenities perfect for family vacations, weekend getaways, and winter months when you...
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Location and contact
2607 State Highway 361, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4818
42 km to Corpus Christi Intl Airport
21 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewswafflesopen until midnightroom was cleanheated poolair hockeywalls are thinupstairs roomcontinental breakfastnice breakfastthe breakfast areabooked this hotelmini vacationenjoyed our staywill stay there againgreat place to stayfull kitchenspring break
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel is on the main highway and pretty close to the beach entrance, there is a lot of parking around the hotel premises. The rooms are nice, clean and perfect size. I understand that usually hotels are expensive by the beach, but for the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendliest staff and the hotel looks recently updated (possibly due to Harvey). Our room was large enough to use an air mattress for our extra family member. The continental breakfast was great and well stocked also. It’s a very short drive to the beach. Would...More

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Response from Tracey G, General Manager at Island Hotel Port AransasResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for such a nice review for us here at Island Hotel. We are so pleased your stay was positive. Please come back again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

With accommodations being so limited in Port Aransas now, we weren't sure we would be able to find a place that would satisfy our pickiness and offer that great Port A experience we've become accustom to. Island Hotel delivered on all levels! Our room was...More

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Response from Tracey G, General Manager at Island Hotel Port AransasResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking time to write such a positive review for us. We work very hard to provide the best possible hospitality to all of our valued guests. Our staff takes great pride in the property. We love returning guests and hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had five days - with two young granddaughters! - of perfect balance: Both “crisp, clean, professional,” and “resort-comfortable laid-back informal.” Staff were helpful, engaging, playful; the front desk parrot was a surprising treat. Just enough room in the rooms (with lots of towels!), welcoming...More

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Response from Tracey G, General Manager at Island Hotel Port AransasResponded 6 days ago

We remember you and your cute grandkids! It looked like they had a blast! We sure hope you will come back again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived to the hotel at noon and check in wasn't till 3. We spoke with the front desk Joann and asked if we could pay ahead of time and she kindly obliged. After some small talk she was able to get us into a...More

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Response from Tracey G, General Manager at Island Hotel Port AransasResponded 6 days ago

Hi Christina, we sure appreciate you taking time to write a review for Island Hotel. Joann is great, we love her and she loves taking care of guests. ALL of the staff take great pride in the property. Our Number #1 goal is to make...More

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Situated just one mile from the soft sand and warm surf of Port Aransas Beach, Island Hotel Port Aransas—formerly Mariner Inn & Suites—offers affordable, newly updated accommodations and a variety ...More of amenities perfect for family vacations, weekend getaways, and winter months when you just want to soak up some sun. During your stay at our hotel in Port Aransas, lounge by our outdoor pool, have a picnic by our barbecue grills, let the kids play in the game room, or take the short, 1 mile drive to the beach for swimming, sunning and sandcastle building. Less
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (79)
Room & Suite (154)
Pool & Beach (19)
Dining (6)
Amenities (24)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
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Cheryl R
7 April 2018|
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Response from Judith S | Reviewed this property |
They didn't have it working yet from the storm. Maybe by now. I'd call.
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22 March 2018|
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Response from Tracey G | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we are pet friendly. We do charge $30 per pet for the full stay. But we do love our pet visitors. Come on down and enjoy what our Island has to offer. Thank you for your interest.
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nae g
16 August 2017|
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Response from Kim M | Reviewed this property |
I think the start times are the same on the weekend as on the week days. You can call them and verify for sure but it opens around 6 and closes about 9 or 10.
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Room Tips
"Excellent Hotel staff! Rooms are very nice on the first floor!"
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"We usually stay during Christmas, so being summer & 7/4 may explain some of the problems."
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"This is only a 2 story hotel. I would stay on the second story because if you have stompers you will hear..."
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"If you have a large group, grab the Suite which features a full kitchen, a king bed, queen bed, and a sofa..."
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