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Austin, TX
Reviewed 20 June 2012

I really enjoyed this small no-frills hotel. It has a fifties feel to it, the rooms are large, the bed was comfortable and it was VERY clean. I was happy with the selection. They do not allow children, so it is good for adults but not good for families. There is a large restaurant/bar cabana and deck between the beach...

1Thank Bradb1108
North Richland Hills, Texas
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Turning a 1950's retreat center into a small resort/hotel offers a good alternative to the large hotel and condominiums where one feels packed in with the hundreds of other vacationers. It has some of the best access to the beach, and definitely good access to Clayton's Beach Bar. Yet, with the Beach Bar standing squarely between you and the beach,...

1Thank Cowboy0
Reviewed 21 May 2012

the rooms were really nice and big we were in room 11 a King Suite... Clean. If I were to go back to South Padre I would try and stay again..

1Thank Jeannene
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Reviewed 14 May 2012

We've spent many days at Clayton's Beach Bar and Grill/Resort over the past year. It’s an older hotel, with no flash or sparkle, but that’s not a bad thing. Lydia in the office is kind and helpful. The woman who cleans the rooms was beyond sweet. There are differences between Clayton's and other hotels, but the differences are just differences...

1Thank Kate O
Pontiac, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 10 May 2012

Imagine our suprise when we start up to our room and see a big deck blocking the water. The pictures all show a view and was the major reason we settled on claytons. Our room was nice but sparse. The bathroom was good but there was no soap. The staff was very friendly. I would stay there again because I...

Thank Tisha B
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 5 May 2012

We stayed here the second weekend of April for our early anniversary and the actual hotel met our expectations of what we saw online. There are only about 12 rooms though so be specific about your needs when you make a reservation. Some rentals are small and others are larger with more rooms. Also some directly face the beach and...

1Thank Nicole_Gus_2010
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 March 2012

The HUGE patio/beach bar is so fun to visit. Watch the gulf waves and enjoy your favorite brew. The food is goo there too! Afternoons host live music and dancing - barefoot if you want. Great island casual atmosphere.

Reviewed 27 February 2012

Just fresh off our trip (2/20-2/23). We stayed in suite 1 and at first, I was a little put off by the huge, looming deck recently built, and entirely blocking the view to the beach. Then to top it off, the hotel made it very difficult for guests to go up to this deck and to the connected bar/restaurant. That...

1Thank TRSwans
San Benito, Texas
Reviewed 25 January 2012

Stayed at Clayton's for two nights! Stayed in the king suite.....bed was comfy, room was very spacious. Nice flat screen so husband was happy. Beautiful view of the ocean...Bar is so close....makes it easy to go and grab a drink....Grilled chicken sandwich was super yummy!!!......was nice to wake up and view ocean and take a walk on the beach....Staff super...

1Thank b t
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Stayed at claytons in the off season. We happened by and had lunch. The location drew us in. We could dine on the beach. Lunch was pretty good for bar food. We met the owner, Clayton. He was very accommodating. The place is old and 50s kitchy, but has been nicely updated. Only complaint was on fri/sat night there were...

4Thank Mrcvjingles

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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Additional Information about Claytons Resort

Address: 6900 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7741
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > South Padre Island
Hotel Class:3 star — Claytons Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Clayton's is not a hotel.”
465kayl, 15 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Room 6 is the large and very private with 2 queens beds and a sitting area. Room 1 is also very large with the only "view" of the beach- the deck is RIGHT THERE. Room 7 is small and new with a large walk-in shower.”
StaciT126, 12 Jul 2012 | Read review
“I was in room #1 which is closest to the beach and has glass on two sides. It has a love seat and couch too.”
Bradb1108, 20 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Room 1 and 11 have sitting areas and thus are larger. Room 1 has been updated and has a slightly better view of the Gulf, although the Bar and deck essentially block all the rooms. Room 11 is closer to the beach and the Bar, and probably a little quieter because a solid wall on the bar blocks some sound.”
Cowboy0, 25 May 2012 | Read review
“Book two rooms. Room 1 and room 2 - connected. King, two queens, sofa, dining table, two bathrooms.”
KateO450, 13 May 2012 | Read review
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