Welcome to Best Western Beachside Inn!
Serving Seafood, Steaks, Sandwiches & More.
The biggest beach bar in Texas.
Has been an island favorite for a fine dining destination.
Pier has been dedicated to dining and sightseeing pleasure.
The best New York-style pizza and Italian food at the Island
Family-Friendly restaurant offering Italian classics, brick-oven pizza & lots of beers on tap.
Test the waters with a stand up paddle board on your next trip to South Padre Island! Economy rentals are available 7 days a week. Beginner boards make learning to stand up paddle board easy. This is a great way to get out on the water on South Padre Island.
See if you can spot bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat on this 1.5-hour tour. Drag a specialized net and catch sea horses, starfish, sea slugs, and more to look at up close. Look for local and migratory birds as you cruise by the U.S. Coast Guard Station, Boca Chica Beach, and the original Queen Isabella Causeway. Children under 2 ride free. All other ages, 3 and above, pay regular pricing.
Ride a water bike off the shores of South Padre Island for an active way to enjoy the coast and look for wildlife like pelicans. From the waterfront rental site, you'll simply enter the water from the private boat ramp. Water bikes are stable and easy to learn for first-timers. Select a morning or afternoon time when booking for a 1-hour rental period.
Enjoy a one and a half hour South Padre Island Dolphin Watch aboard the newly renovated Murphy's Law and see Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural habitat. You will also have the opportunity to see local and migratory birds, the U.S. Coast Guard Station, Boca Chica Beach, and the South Padre Island Jetties. During the Eco Tour/Dolphin Watch, we will drag a specialized net along the Laguna Madre Bay floor. Sea life captured during the Eco Tour, will be brought on board and viewed up close. At the end of the Eco Tour, all sea life will be returned to their natural habitat unharmed.
SPI Activities golf cart rentals are the best way to soak up some sun and cruise South Padre Island like a local. You can take a ride though Isla Blanca Park, catch a stunning sunset on the bay, or even stop in and visit our world famous sea turtles. From beach to bay the possibilities are endless when you ride with us.