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Bandera, Texas
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Our room was clean and tidy ,staff was smiling and helpful. Parking lot is small but still good. Quite literally a great time .For the price you pay your money is well spent. Continental breakfast is small , but the normal.

Thank lazylakedude
Austin, TX
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Wanted an economical place to hang out for a few days. Found Windwater at a decent price. Definitely a B rated place, but friendly staff. Rooms were fairly clean, but need work. Very nice view from the back patio of the suite I rented a Bay Side water inlet. There are outdoor grills to use which I saw several guests...

Thank ThomasTheBeachCat
oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 28 May 2015

this is an old motel and if u couldn't handle the feel of a 60's bungalow u prob wont like it. However once u get comfortable there u don't notice it so much. The view on the bay side is the inlet on the bay and your view is water and the backs of others beach homes. If u want...

1Thank Ellen B
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I stayed at the WindWater during April 2014 for about a week. The place was fine overall. As a solo traveller I wasn't looking for any frills...Everything was fairly clean and the wifi worked well. My biggest complaint was that the shower head was too low for a regular sized person (6 feet), but what do you expect from a...

Thank FreeLancerCanada
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

My family and i wanted to stay and relax as a family. We checked in today to find the worst place ever! The room was old and smelled humid and moldy! The pillowcases had hairs and the bed sheets had white awful smeared stains!! When i went to office and asked for reimbursement and showed her the nasty the room...

4Thank gracescreations24
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Pros: Clean, spacious room, friendly staff Cons: Small parking lot, not much of a view, small pool           Room: king suite, sofa bed, balcony, & bay view   We were pleasantly surprised by our room. I chose this hotel even after reading bad reviews, since I was hoping the view from the balcony would make up for anything....

Thank Belinda_T_2011
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a quick weekend getaway. Book the room for $160 a night. When we open the room was hit by the worst smell of mold and mildew you. What is stated a different Hotel but they were all booked. Drove to Walmart and bought several bottles of febreze and candles. Had to go wash...

1Thank Deena l S
South Padre Island, Texas
Reviewed 29 March 2015

The pics on the website are a gross misrepresentation of this property. The entire property looks run down, not well maintained like the pics, pool & hot tub were dirty. The double room we were in smelled musty & reeked of old cigarette smoke, bathroom fixtures were stained & hardware in both sink & tub were loose & almost falling...

2Thank linda132323
Harlingen, Texas
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Nice property. Great customer service, rooms are updated, plasma tv's and great parking. I highly recommend this place for anyone look for an inexpensive place to stay on the bay on South Padre. Easy access and close to all clubs and bars on the island.

1Thank Casey W
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

Me and my friends came to padre for spring break. Being a couple of spring break kids our expectations for a hotel weren't very high. But I have stayed in a lot of hotels and this is by far the worst. Worst accommodations I've Ever experienced, worst costomers service, the maids don't clean the rooms, when we checked in they...

Thank Law1234567

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The WindWater Hotel offers moderately priced, family and student friendly hotel accommodations in the heart of South Padre Island, Texas. With spacious and comfortable hotel rooms, king suites and condos facing the bay-side marina, and a variety of fabulous hotel features and lodging extras. WindWater Hotel offers the perfect accommodations for family vacations and spring break trips in South Padre Island. Guests can also enjoy playing a round of golf at local golf courses, hiking or biking along local trails, or fishing off the bay-side marina. Amenities include spacious suites with private balconies, an outdoor pool, free wireless internet, business center, and a limited amount of fishing equipment for guests to use. Situated on the bayside marina and 2 blocks from the beach, the WindWater Hotel, offers convenience to local attractions including; Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark (tickets sold at frontdesk) South Padre Island Convention Center Isla Blanca Park Horseback Riding Snorkeling Scuba Diving Dolphin Watch Tours Lighthouse Square Sea Turtle Inc. Mexico South Padre Island Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center Gladys Porter Zoo Island Equestrian Center Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge Laguna Madre Nature Trail Historic Brownsville ... more   less 

Additional Information about WindWater Hotel

Address: 5701 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7633
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Price Range: $64 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — WindWater Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Wind Water Hotel And Resort
Wind Water Hotel South Padre Island
Microtel South Padre Island
South Padre Island Best Western
Best Western South Padre Island
WindWater Hotel South Padre Island, Texas
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#1 Green Hotel in South Padre Island
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“ Room was very modern and clean. ”
Bellalucy, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“King size bed on second floor”
jaimecid2017, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The ONLY downfall is that the beds are on an aluminum type of frame which was a wee bit noisy from time to time. Other than that it was perfect! ”
FOGwalkerBirdie, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room was very spacious”
ilmartinez555, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Change the sofas immediately and Unclog bathroom Sink ”
denise_montelongo, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
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