You are limited to the maximum number of guests indicated on the rental agreement. As stated in the agreement if you exceed the agreed upon number of overnight guests you could risk eviction with no refund.
All of our properties have wireless internet. Your access codes will be on our APP once you sign in as a guest and also on your keytag.
The six main reasons for additional charges:
The following more serious infractions will result in eviction without benefit of refund:
Padre Getaways accepts all major credit cards. Personal checks are accepted in advance of arrival. Foreign currencies are not accepted.
A credit card is required for a deposit in the event of damage or other charges associated with your stay.
An adult age 21 or older must sign the rental contract and must be in residence for the duration of the rental.
A creepy topic: BUGS. Yep, we hate ‘em too. But roaches and ants are a reality on our barrier island. Some critters like the Palmetto (American Cockroach) can even fly inside from their usual home in our palm trees and they give true meaning to the words “Everything is Bigger in Texas”. They look like a giant version of their great uncle – the common cockroach. YUK!! We do our best to keep the pests away – all of our properties are thoroughly cleaned and all have regular pest control. As creepy as they may make you feel, an occasional roach or line of ants in this part of the world are a fact of life and does not mean that the property has been poorly maintained. But there are some things that you can do to help:
Plastic not paper. Roaches love paper and glue so bag your groceries in reusable fabric or plastic bags so that the bugs do not travel with you.
Keep food sealed. All food should be stored either in the refrigerator or in sealed packages or containers. We recommend that you bring Zip-Loc type storage bags and re-sealable containers for your leftovers. (These are also great for gathering treasures from the beach!)
Keep your property clean during your stay. Bugs are attracted to food and water – they’ll even eat your worst recipes! So clean up all areas where food is prepared and served, clean up spills and crumbs from snack foods immediately, and don’t leave dirty dishes lying around.
If you have any questions, please call us and we will do all we can to help - we can ask the pest control service to come back out but we cannot provide compensation if one of the island’s common residents decides to visit during your stay.
A mandatory evacuation of South Padre Island will entitle you to a refund of the unuse portion of your stay. If a mandatory evacuation is not issued no refund will be issued. We encourage all guests to consider travel insurance to protect you in the event of inclimate weather.
You can arrange for a late check-in through our office. If you need to check-in later than the posted check-in times please let us know in advance. An after hours fee may apply to have staff on hand for your check-in.
If you are renting one of our properties you will be given an after hours phone number for emergencies or after hour needs. If you are inquiring about rentals you will need to contact us during normal business hours.
All units are non-smoking. Smoking is strictly prohibited in all of our rental units.
You must come to our office at
Franke Plaza700 Padre Blvd. South Padre Island, TX 78597(Look for our blue awning with the Padre Getaways logo in between Gabriella's Restaurant and Dee Dee's Boutique)
Check-in time is at 3 p.m. We often have guests check out at 11 a.m. the morning of your arrival and even when we don't, we require a same day inspection before you check-in. If you would like to check-in early, you must reserve the night before.
Check-out is at 11 a.m.
To ensure our team has time to prepare for the next guest and to avoid additional late departure fees, please be sure to depart by 11 a.m.
Sunrises and waves. Breath in the salt air and search for your beachside dream vacation properties here.
Sunsets and Watersports. Your South Padre Island bayside vacation retreat starts here!
Whether you are looking for South Padre Island beach rentals or bay rentals, we have you covered.
Access your vacation rental, GPS directions, gate codes, and more.
South Padre Island has been blessed with sunshine year-round and has the longest stretches of white sand for you to enjoy. It’s been known to be one of Texas’s most prized beach destinations around and we don’t want you to miss out on some of these amazing restaurants while you are on vacation. And ...More
Are you and your family looking for a few fun things to do while you vacation on South Padre Island in December? If the answer is yes, then we can help you find the perfect Beachside vacation rental. Staying in one of our vacation rentals in December can help you be near where the fun is happening. ...More
Make a new tradition this year with the family and spend your Thanksgiving holiday on South Padre Island. The first of November marks the start of the holiday season, where everyone is making their holiday plans and finding out whose house Thanksgiving will be at. Now is the time to plan your ...More