Flamingo Inn

3408 Padre BoulevardSouth Padre Island78597USA
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About Flamingo Inn

Flamingo Inn is situated on South Padre Island one block from the beach, and features Jacuzzi and family suites, an outdoor swimming pool and complimentary breakfast.

Rooms at Flamingo Inn feature cable TV with HBO, kitchen facilities including a microwave, refrigerator and a coffee maker, and private bathrooms.

Guests of this hotel also benefit from at-door parking, wireless internet and management based on site. Handicapped rooms are available.

There are several restaurants close to the hotel, including Padre Island Brewing Co, Whataburger, Daddy’s Seafood & Cajun Kitchen, and Blackbeard’s Restaurant.

Activities available on this 34-mile-long island include wave running, scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, fishing and dolphin watching, while attractions to take in include the historic lighthouse and museum, Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark and an 18-hole championship golf course. The Waterpark is one mile away, as is the Convention Center. It is 25 miles to the Mexico border.


3408 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX, 78597, USA
Telephone: +1(956)7613377 | Fax: +1(956)7613343 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Ideal location for exploring

According to reports, the location of this hotel is excellent. Its situation in the middle of the small island - at 34 miles long - means it is easy to explore and participate in any number of activities available on the island, including scuba diving, windsurfing, fishing and wave running. Guests can also visit points of interest such as Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark and the 18-hole golf course. Finally, the hotel is located just a block away from what past guests describe as a beautiful beach.

Excellent service

With over 10 years of operation it is no surprise that the service at this small hotel is considered excellent. Past guests say check in and out is smooth and easy, that staff are well informed and able to assist with any matters with regard to activities and transport on the island, and that the housekeeping staff are both friendly and do an outstanding job.

Well-received room features

Several guests comment on the fittings and furnishings included in their room. Some highlight the kitchen facilities as one of the best aspects, while others enjoyed the Jacuzzi in their suite.

Negative Reviews

Limited selection at breakfast

Many reviewers say they were disappointed in the breakfast options offered by the hotel, commenting that the selection was too limited, with no hot dishes or pastries available.

Poor feedback on Wi-Fi

Most who mention the Wi-Fi in their review tend to err on the negative side for many it was reportedly very difficult to connect and some could not use it at all during their stay.

Some complaints about room odor

A small number of past guests were dissatisfied to find their room smelled a little musty, which some attribute to the age of the building. Several reviewers say they feel the hotel could use an upgrade.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 332 reviews across the web
7.5 /10
  • Expedia
    7.4 /10
  • Hotels.com
    7.6 /10
  • Other Sources
    7.8 /10
7.5 out of 10 based on 332 reviews