The La Quinta Inn & Suites South Padre Island Beach has been awarded the 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award and has earned this award consistently over the last 3 years.Located directly on the beach and next to Clayton's (one of the biggest beach bars in the US), at the La Quinta Inn & Suites South Padre Island, Beach you can sit down and relax as you look out on the white sandy beaches and crisp blue skies. Clayton's Beach Bar & Grill has seating for up to 3000!We are right on the Gulf of Mexico where you can stay for bay and deep-sea fishing, horseback riding, para-sailing, jet skiing, kite boarding, surfing and other fun-in-the-sun activities. We're directly across from the South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, a block from Sea Turtle Inc, and across from SPI Convention Center. Our on-site concierge desk has discounted activity tickets, including discount tickets to Schlitterbahn Beach Water Parks. You can take a short drive and see what Mexico has to offer; we're close to championship golf courses, night clubs, shopping centers and a variety of eateries for every taste.Back at the hotel, sit back and relax from our sparkling beach from pool. If a workout is what you're looking for, go ahead and take advantage of our well-equipped fitness center. We have a guest laundry and if you are planning an event we have meeting rooms for up to 350 people (3266 sq. ft.) plus a full business center. Spend the day at one of the world famous Schlitterbahn Beach Water Parks or take a short drive and see what Mexico has to offer. Sit back and enjoy a view of the Gulf of Mexico from the sparkling beach front pool.Our spacious and cool rooms with a view come with lots of useful amenities, including free high-speed Internet access, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, iron & ironing board, hair dryer, sofa sleeper, private balcony, in-room safe. Every morning in the lobby, fill up on a free Bright Side Breakfast provided by our friendly staff. Our location is also perfect for vacationers visiting Brownsville, Harlingen, and Port Isabel TX.