A sunny paradise made of sandy beaches and stunning sunsets, South Padre Island is located a few miles from the southernmost tip of Texas. It features some of the best beaches in the continental United States. Discover some options for beachfront lodging on the world's longest barrier island.

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About South Padre Island

Just 25 miles from Mexico, South Padre Island offers ideal boating, deep-sea fishing and parasailing opportunities.
  • Campgrounds: Camping in an RV or under the stars in a tent is a popular option for visitors to densely populated South Padre Island. RV sites as well as ideal outdoor places to pitch a tent, complete with million-dollar views, are available throughout the island.
  • Port Isabel: On the other side of Queen Isabella Causeway, this nautical town offers recreational access and waterfront amenities.
  • Fisherman's Wharf: Near boats and the marina, Fisherman's Wharf has apartments, hotels and RV parks with Gulf of Mexico water views that can be enjoyed from the pristine shoreline.

How many rentals are available in South Padre Island?

There are 2,965 vacation rentals available in South Padre Island across several booking partners.

What is the price range for rentals in South Padre Island?

Vacation rentals in South Padre Island have a price range between $39-$3,445. The average price for rentals in South Padre Island is $199 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in South Padre Island?

  • TV
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Internet / Wifi

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