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    Tropic Island Resort

    315 Cut Off Rd, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4218
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good21%
    • Average6%
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    • Terrible24%
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    “kitchen” (5 reviews)
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    We had an last minute unexpected guest come with us and the management upgraded our room for an additional charge. Really enjoyed the stay and the room upgrade was a newly renovated quite location. I will try to remember this particular room in the future.

    1  Thank Lydia D
    Response from Dawna F, Front Office Manager at Tropic Island ResortResponded 14 September 2016

    Thank you for your feedback! Glad you had a good time!

    Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

    The front desk attendant was very helpful when we extended our stay r/t family member crisis...will be staying her again in September ..the room was clean . The pools were wonderful....great location .. Y'all need a ice machine.. Will be staying here again in September

    1  Thank Denisa W
    Reviewed 2 July 2016

    Rude. Terrible. Raised our rates AFTER we already had reserved. And they refused to honor our reservation. Found a much better place with nice people that work there SUZIE. I did cuss at her, but she deserved it. That and a lot more.More

    6  Thank Brenda S
    Response from Dawna F, Front Office Manager at Tropic Island ResortResponded 13 July 2016

    Brenda, I'm sorry we did an rate increase, and that you did not approve of that. Also, I'm sorry that you think we do bad business because of it. The new owners did a rate increase to make many upgrades and improvements to the property...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

    Worst customer service I have ever encountered. The "manager" should go to management classes because they do not know how to speak to customers. I hope the owners will reevaluate their staff and actually monitor their calls that they make. Awful awful awful. I can't...More

    5  Thank Katie A
    Response from Dawna F, Front Office Manager at Tropic Island ResortResponded 12 July 2016

    Katie, I'm sorry we did an rate increase, and that you did not approve of that. Also, I'm sorry that you think we do bad business because of it. The new owners did a rate increase to make many upgrades and improvements to the property...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    We have stayed many times. Usually due to the price amd good location. The price is now creeping higher. I have no real complaints. I do take issue with the fact that they changed the policy on cancellations. They now charge your card for one...More

    1  Thank flori-texan
    Response from Dawna F, Front Office Manager at Tropic Island ResortResponded 13 June 2016

    Hi Sir! Thank you for your review. We depend on reviews to make a better stay for our guests! We apologize about the bugs. This is an issue we have during the summer season. We have pest control here once a month to resolve this...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Port Aransas
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    "If you are booking for 2 people (husband&wife) the room may be small so ask for 2 beds instead of 1 for..."
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    "Bathrooms are small. Remember to bring your own hair dryer. We like the rooms in the back...seems quieter."
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