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    Sea Shell Inn Motel

    202 Kleberg Pl, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1208
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good27%
    • Average20%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible21%
    Travellers talk about
    “third level” (2 reviews)
    “memory foam” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This motel is not upscale by any means. The rooms need renovated terribly. The mattresses were literally laying on a piece of plywood which was kind of funny because we kept saying how it felt like we were laying on wood ... only to discover...More

    Thank Mamax1
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    It's right on the Texas coast in the shadow of the Lexington. Great location for a family outing to the coast. It's a clean and in good shape considering how old it is and a good value for location. The photo is the view from...More

    Thank David W
    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Older rooms, but spacious. Right on the beach and family friendly. Families were swimming, grilling, etc. nice grassy area between hotel & beach-- also close to several souvenir shops and restaurants.

    Thank rwoodside
    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    It was my first trip to the beach. The staff were very good and the view and access to the beach were fantastic. I would stay here again. It was everything I expected. We had drinks next door the DJ was great and the beach...More

    1  Thank Kim D
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    Pros: a beach resort with great location, walkable distance from USS Lexington. Cons: Poor cleanness, Poor service, Poor security, in short, totally waste to stay with family, rooms are too much dirty. will never recommend with family.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Corpus Christi
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Texas >
    • Texas Gulf Coast >
    • Corpus Christi
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    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (49)
    Bathroom (14)
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    "3rd floor may be best as you can hear people walking above you"
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    "There are no bad rooms - all have a view"
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