South Padre Island

SPI - On the Gulf of Mexico

South Padre Island is located on the tropical tip of Texas, bordered by the Gulf of Mexico and the Laguna Madre Bay. Celebrate your wedding day with the sun kissing the horizon, a gentle breeze across the waters, and the waves flowing softly beside you and the soft sand between your toes. All in all it makes for a day of romance and fun.

SPI - Sun, Sand, and Surf

With miles of white sandy beaches, warm Island temperatures, South Padre Island is a place where you can have fun activities from all types of water sports to building Sand Castles, plenty of shopping, night life and friendly hospitality will make your stay in South Padre Island a memory of a lifetime.

SPI - Entertainment

From all kinds of water sports, Dolphin watches, Deep Sea and Bay fishing, the Turtle Farm to Sea life Aquarium , Bird watching at our new Bird Sancuary, to shopping, South Padre Island has it all. For the night life we have many night clubs and hotels that offer DJ's, live entertainment and Karaoke. South Padre Island is well known for it's hospitality and superb services.

SPI - Transportation

The Wave is a free shuttle bus on South Padre Island with daily scheduled stops on the Island and to Port Isabel. 956-761-3245 . There are many taxi companys to choose from and some hotels do have free shuttle service.

SPI - Food

South Padre Island has many fine restaurants. On the Bayside watch a sunset at The Sea Ranch, (voted in the top 500 restaurants in the U.S.A). Scampi's, Amberjacks and Louie's Back Yard, and many other outdoor establishments. On the Beachside are many smaller restaurants and palapa bars where you can dine, and watch the waves roll in.

SPI - Lodging

South Padre Island offers a a variety of accommodations suitable for every taste and budget. The Island has many rental condos and homes that are available. These are great if you plan on longer stay on the island. From the Isla Grande, to the Hilton Courtyard, and the Sheraton. Many independent hotels and motels have a presence on the Island as well. Smaller bed-and-breakfast style properties like the Casa Mariposa offer an elegant Island experience.


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