South Padre Island
South Padre Island Travel Guide
Articles about South Padre Island
Hotels in South Padre Island
Rooms with spacious balconies overlook the ocean at this iconic South Padre hotel. Grab a cocktail at the pool’s swim-up bar, surrounded by royal palms. If tired muscles need kneading, head to the spa for a massage.
Restaurants in South Padre Island
Stop into this friendly breakfast and lunch spot for piping hot migas (eggs loaded with tomatoes, onions and tortilla chips), fluffy pancakes, and strong coffee.
Things to do in South Padre Island
Lessons for beginners—or pros looking to sharpen their skills—are held year-round at this family-owned dive shop. Also stop in for board and wetsuit rentals, or to get tips from owner Gene Gore on the best places to ride the waves.