Breathe in the fresh air and let the warm trade winds lure you to a place both timeless and relaxing. Discover paradise on the beaches of South Padre Island – at the Palms Resort On The Beach! Located directly on the beach, the Palms Resort offers the nostalgic charm of a beachside inn but with modern amenities and comfort – like flat screen TVs, elegant beachside dining, year-round heated swimming pool and high speed wireless Internet. All rooms are air conditioned and have cable television with HBO, access to the pool and deck for sunning and having cocktails with friends old and new; the perfect place to watch the sunrise and sunset in the beautiful South Padre sky.

Ideally located on the soft sand beaches of South Padre Island, The Palms Resort is a stylish oasis boasting beach front access, stylish and comfortable accommodations, and friendly, attentive service. Our South Padre Island resort offers guests the personal service and sophistication of an intimate boutique hotel with the modern amenities of a larger business hotel or retreat.


As a calm setting filled with charm and hospitality, our beach resort is perfectly situated:

In the heart of South Padre Island
Minutes from area attractions
Direct access to the Beach
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The Sunset Suite - King Size Bed

Unparalleled South Padre experience… The Palms Resort, a newly renovated seaside hotel is in a league of its own! Indulge in affordable luxury for a soothing retreat from hectic city life. From our amazing staff and excellent service to our direct beach access and renowned restaurant on the beach, The Palms Resort on South Padre Island provides an endless array of tropical pleasures. Ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay, we offer great amenities, including:

Heated Swimming Pool
Pool Side Lounge
Direct Private Beach Access
Four Star Dining
Wireless Internet


The Palms Resort


SPI Shuttle

Coming to town by plane? Take advantage of the South Padre Shuttle running from Valley International Airport in Harlingen, Texas to the Island. The one way cost is $25 and round trip cost is $40. Please call
877-774-0050 for more info.

Smoking Policy:

To ensure that all of ours guests can enjoy their stay, the Palms Resort maintains a strict non-smoking policy. The Palms Resort does not allow smoking in any guest room at any time. A damage fee of $300 plus 17% occupancy tax will be assessed for any violation of this policy. No exceptions.

* Rates do not include state and local occupancy tax of 17%