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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been staying here a few times a year for the last 3 years. This IS the place!! Not only has the staff not changed and they remember me every time which enhances the experience! They have their own restaurant which is Beach Front!!!...More

Thank Stephanie E
Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much!! We’re “over the top” happy that you (and your pup) enjoy our little beachside resort! As you’ve discovered, the staff loves our guests (especially repeat guests) and they enjoy making each stay special, relaxing and fun. Thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Looks pretty....nice ambiance....but....cold bacon (reminded me of eating jerky)....cold dry shredded hash browns.... I'm wondering if they cooked mass bacon and hash browns and it just sat until customer ordered....staff was nice... We're not coming back....and we live near here!!!More

Thank cskrtk
Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 24 March 2018

I am so sorry we disappointed you. We make everything fresh to order, so I can't imagine why your bacon and hash browns weren't piping hot. I've never had this happen before, but I will show your review to our resort manager and our kitchen...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Simple and somewhat small rooms but with everything you need at a reasonable price. Separate living area with tables, chairs, couch, and kitchenette. Bedroom and bathroom/shower at the back. No separate switch for the bathroom fan; always on when the light is on. Only real...More

Thank William O
Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 17 March 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback. We’re very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and happy to know you were able to take advantage of our restaurant and bar! We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Best location on the island with great beach access and ocean view. Rooms are nothing fancy but clean and comfy and are stocked with everything you need. The restaurant below is very highly rated and I see why. The view and food are exceptional.

Thank Rochelle S
Response from tmetty, Owner at The Palms ResortResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you so much! We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to post your review! Hope to see you again very soon.....

Reviewed 24 January 2018

We stayed in January for a number of days and found the property and staff excellent. The manager was great.She took good care of us and the help was pleasant. The restaurant was good as you will find on the island..Great food.....location was right on...More

Thank Greg S
Response from tmetty, General Manager at The Palms ResortResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you so much. We're delighted you enjoyed our hotel and our restaurant! We are fortunate to have a GREAT manager...I'm pleased you had the chance to meet her. Please come back soon!

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#8 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in South Padre Island
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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karen6329086
20 October 2017|
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Response from PalmsResortGM16 | Property representative |
We are pet friendly. We do have a pet fee of $45/stay. So if you are staying 1 day or 5 days there is only one $45. It is not a deposit. We also ask that dogs not be left alone in the room to help us avoid noise issues with... More
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duckky
29 December 2014|
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Response from tmetty | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our hotel. Please forgive the delayed response. All of our rooms our oriented north and south and share a common exterior balcony. Since we are located right on the beach our upstairs rooms... More
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"Upstairs in the back side facing north has views from the front door!!!!!"
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"Maybe a corner room would have some cross ventilation."
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"Only a few rooms have a direct ocean view but the property is on the beach so all you have to do is walk..."
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"If you are disable request a downstairs room. No elevator to second level."
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