Courtyard Corpus Christi
5133 Flynn Parkway, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
Courtyard Corpus Christi along Flynn Parkway is a handsome, three floor property situated towards the south side of the city, part of a long line of hotels, shops and restaurants either side of Highway 358, the main road to Padre Island and the Gulf Coast. Highlights of the 105 room Courtyard are a cafe serving freshly cooked or buffet breakfast, a heated outdoor pool, hot tub, fitness room, a business center and meeting space. The building is set back 600 feet from the main road so all accommodations offer a quiet night's sleep.
Residence Inn Corpus Christi
5229 Blanche Moore Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
Catering more to long stay travelers, the Residence Inn by Marriott has 66 spacious suites featuring luxury bedding in the sleeping area, and a fully equipped kitchen containing a microwave, stove, dishwasher & refrigerator. Food items can be purchased in the hotel's 24 hour convenience store or from a supermarket just down the street; also nearby are various other shops and restaurants. The Residence Inn provides free hot continental breakfast plus a free evening reception on weekday evenings, when beer, wine and a light dinner are served. Leisure facilities are an indoor pool, hot tub and fitness room.
Staybridge Suites Corpus Christi
5201 Oakhurst Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
2009 saw the opening of a new all-suite/extended stay hotel in Corpus Christi - the Staybridge Suites offers 84 well-equipped suites all featuring a full kitchen, part of a four story building on a quiet side street just off the southern Hwy 358 frontage road, 8 miles east of the international airport and 1.5 miles from the La Palmera/Sunrise shopping malls. A fitness center, hot tub, outdoor pool, sports court and bbq grills are the main leisure facilities. Breakfast and an evening reception are provided free, and guests can purchase snacks & drinks at the 24 hour convenience store.
Embassy Suites Corpus Christi
4337 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
All 150 guest accommodations at the Embassy Suites hotel in Corpus Christi are two-room suites featuring a living area, private bedroom, work desk, refrigerator, microwave and wet bar. The hotel has three stories; lower than many other properties of this brand, but still centered on the characteristic floor-to-ceiling lobby, in which are found a fountain, tropical plants, comfortable seating and a dining area where the free hot breakfast is served. Evening receptions are also complimentary, while other meals can be purchased from the on-site Oasis Fare restaurant. The hotel's meeting space can accommodate events of up to 175 people. The Embassy Suites is situated on the south side of Padre Island Drive, 8 miles from the city center.
Homewood Suites by Hilton Corpus Christi
5201 Crosstown / SH 286, Corpus Christi, TX 78417
Homewood Suites Corpus Christi has a prominent location right by the major junction of highways 286 and 358, a short walk from restaurants, a 16 screen cinema and a Wal-Mart superstore. The immediate surroundings are quite lightly developed, however, and south-facing rooms have views over open farmland. The all-suite hotel offers 86 rooms in studio, one bedroom or two bedroom configurations, all of which have a sofa bed and fully equipped kitchen (free grocery shopping service available). Wi-fi, daily hot breakfast and weekday evening receptions are complimentary. Leisure facilities are a sports court, fitness center, outdoor pool and hot tub.
Hilton Garden Inn Corpus Christi
6717 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
Although part of the busy Hwy 358 corridor of hotels, shops, restaurants and many other businesses, Hilton Garden Inn Corpus Christi sits back 750 feet from the highway, partly surrounded by fields, and so provides accommodation that is quiet as well as being comfortable & spacious. Guests approach along a palm-lined driveway and are greeted by a tropical garden area with patio and outdoor pool; inside the three floor building, the main facilities are a convenience store and business center (both open 24 hours), 1,860 sq ft of meeting/event space and a restaurant serving breakfast & dinner. Guest rooms contain a microwave and refrigerator. There is one restaurant (Subway) adjacent and others close by.
Hampton Inn & Suites Corpus Christi
5879 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
The Hampton Inn is centrally located along South Padre Island Drive, ten miles from the city center and ten miles from South Padre Island. Guests are within walking distance of the main shopping district in the area, including Moore Plaza and Sunrise Mall; there are dozens of restaurants nearby, and three adjacent - in front of the hotel, shielding it from the highway. The main features of the newly built (summer 2015) hotel include an outdoor salt water swimming pool, meeting space for up to 60 people, free hot breakfast and a 24 hour business center. All guest rooms and suites contain a refrigerator and a microwave.
TownePlace Suites Corpus Christi
6701 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
A new Marriott property opened spring 2014 in southeast Corpus Christi - the TownePlace Suites is a part of the long line of hotels along Hwy 358, South Padre Island Drive, though it benefits from a quiet location, 1,000 feet from the highway behind an adjacent building. The 107 suites are available in two bedroom, one bedroom and studio floor plans, all featuring a full kitchen and a sofa bed. Free continental breakfast is provided, and barbecue grills provide an alternative to in-room cooking. Numerous restaurants are close by; nearest include Taco Bell, Applebee's and Quiznos. There is also a 16 screen cinema in the vicinity. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
SpringHill Suites Corpus Christi
4331 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
New for 2014, SpringHill Suites is the fourth Marriott hotel along South Padre Island Drive, a few miles southeast of the city center, and it provides affordable, all-suite lodging, with in-room amenities of a microwave, refrigerator, executive desk, free wi-fi, pull-out sofa bed and a spa-like bathroom. Hot breakfast is also complimentary, and for other meals there are numerous restaurants within walking distance, as well as many shops and entertainment outlets. Also available are a business center, indoor pool and two meeting rooms.
Hawthorn Suites Corpus Christi
1442 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78416
On the north side of Padre Island Drive near the Hwy 286 intersection, Hawthorn Suites Corpus Christi is a popular, modern hotel that enjoys a good reputation for the caring staff, clean accommodations, quality furnishings and the convenient location near shopping and dining - there are three restaurants adjacent and a Sam's Club superstore at the rear. This location is towards the southwest edge of the city, close to the edge of farmland, and is within a couple of miles of two sports facilities, Lozano Golf Center and Greenwood Park. Wi-fi, deluxe continental breakfast and weekday evening receptions are complimentary. All the usual meeting, business and leisure facilities are available.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi
5213 Oakhurst Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
The recently built Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in south Corpus Christi has an easily reached location along Highway 358 (South Padre Island Drive), close to many shops and restaurants. All 88 rooms and the public areas are very clean and well presented, and the hotel has already established a reputation for good customer service. Features include free internet access, a microwave/refrigerator in each room, an indoor pool, fitness center, business center, meeting space and convenience store. Free continental breakfast is served.
Candlewood Suites Corpus Christi-Naval Base Area
9225 S Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
A new Candlewood Suites hotel opened summer 2014 in southeast Corpus Christi, built beside Padre Island Drive on the Encinal Peninsula, between Oso Bay and the Laguna Madre. Nearby sites include the Naval Air Station (3 miles), Texas A&M University (5 miles) and Mustang Island (9 miles), while locations within walking distance are a few restaurants, a Wal-Mart store and Funtrackers Family Fun Center. The all-suite, pet friendly property has 68 rooms, all containing a full kitchen and work desk. The business center and fitness center are both open 24 hours a day. Bbq grills and a gazebo provide an alternative to in-room cooking.
Candlewood Suites Corpus Christi-S Padre Island Drive
5014 Crosstown Expressway, Corpus Christi, TX 78416
Candlewood Suites South Padre Island Drive is a relatively new Corpus Christi hotel, open 2007, and it provides affordable, extra-spacious lodging in 74 rooms & suites, all with a full kitchen. The hotel has a south central location at 5014 Crosstown Expressway (TX 286), just northeast of the intersection with TX 358, S Padre Island Drive. This is mostly a residential area but with many shops and businesses nearby along adjacent Ayers St. The hotel has a 24 hour business center, a free movie library, a convenience store, free guest laundry, a pool and fitness center.
Best Western Paradise Inn
6301 S Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-4013
At 6301 South Padre Island Drive, Best Western Paradise Inn is another of the many hotels along the main road through Corpus Christi towards North Padre Island; roughly half way (8 miles) between the island and the city center. Closer attractions within a mile include the Sunrise Mall, La Palmera Mall, Oso Beach Golf Course and Candlewood Park. The hotel sits on the south side of the highway in a residential area, and offers complimentary breakfast, outdoor pool, hot tub and guest laundry.
Fairfield Inn Corpus Christi
5217 Blanche Moore Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
Towards the southeast edge of Corpus Christi, TX, the Fairfield Inn along Blanche Moore Drive is located in the middle of one of the main shopping areas in town, alongside Highway 358 - there are various restaurants and large stores adjacent, while on the far side of the main road are the Sunrise & La Palmera Malls. Within the 3 floor hotel are 56 small to medium sized rooms, some with microwave & refrigerator; the other main amenities are free continental breakfast, a heated outdoor pool, business center and meeting space.
Comfort Suites Corpus Christi near Texas A&M
7814 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
The beautiful new Comfort Suites Corpus Christi opened spring 2008 along South Padre Island Drive - on the far east side of town just a short walk from the shores of Oso Bay and 8 miles from North Padre Island. Although near the end of the long line of shops, restaurants and hotels on the busy highway, the hotel is about 200 feet from the road and its 55 modern well equipped rooms offer a quiet night's sleep. Free full breakfast, an outdoor pool, hot tub, exercise room and convenience store are the main facilities.
Days Inn & Suites Corpus Christi Central
3925 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78415
One of many hotels along South Padre Island Drive (Highway 358), 5 miles south of downtown Corpus Christi, the Days Inn & Suites is a budget-priced property but still provides nice, clean accommodation in the care of friendly staff. The hotel provides 68 large rooms, all containing a microwave, refrigerator, sofa bed and a coffee maker. Free continental breakfast is served, and the inn has the other main amenities of a pool, hot tub, exercise room, meeting space and business center.
Motel 6 Corpus Christi East - North Padre Island
8202 S Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
The Motel 6 is the last hotel along Padre Island Drive before the bridge over Oso Bay, part of a lightly developed, residential neighborhood within walking distance of the waterfront. This relative isolation means that the nearest shops and restaurants are some distance away, about one mile. The 125 rooms are housed in a typical, old-style, exterior corridor building, enclosed on all sides by the spacious parking lot. Some overlook the outdoor pool, on the east side of the property, lined by a few palm trees. The only other amenities at the motel are wi-fi, coin-operated laundry and free morning coffee.