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Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages

2-star2 stars
314 Cutoff RoadPort AransasTX78373United States of America

Motel with outdoor pool, near Mustang Island
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Great location
Great pool
Fantastic service
Room is all right
216See all 216 reviews
From 179 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages

from £43
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Family Cottage, 1 Bedroom

What’s around Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages


  • Port Aransas Beach (23-minute walk)
  • Mustang Island (1-minute walk)
  • Port Aransas Birding Center (16-minute walk)
  • Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center (17-minute walk)
  • Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture (27-minute walk)
  • University of Texas Marine Science Institute (27-minute walk)
  • IB Magee Beach Park (28-minute walk)
  • Horace Caldwell Pier (28-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Corpus Christi, TX (CRP-Corpus Christi Intl.) 46-min drive
  • Rockport, TX (RKP-Aransas County) 55-min drive
  • Free self-parking

At a glance

Key facts


  • 58 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *

  • Up to 25 lb


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast on weekends (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Picnic area
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave

Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages’s small print

Also known as

  • Shark Reef Resort Motel Cottages Port Aransas
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  • Shark Reef Cottages Port Aransas
  • Shark Reef Cottages
  • Shark Reef Resort Motel Cottages Port Aransas
  • Shark Reef Resort Motel Cottages


Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Pool access available from 9 AM to 10 PM.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

    The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

    Mandatory fees

    Cash deposit for Spring Break: USD 100.00 per stay for guests under 25 years old staying between 04 03 and 27 03

    Optional extras

    Breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 5 per person (approximately)

    Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per night

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    Recent reviews

    Good 7.4 From 216 reviews

    Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages
    Not happy.
    I thought the owner was very pushy and impatient. This just ruined my stay. Bathtub is ugly and the sink was clogged. The TV was very small compared to other places. I wanted a printed receipt in the morning, but the office was closed at 7am.
    david, us1 night business trip
    Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages
    Very Good8.0
    It was quiet clean I would stay there again. Especially if the hot tub was hot. Love the cottages too rich for my blood
    A Traveller, us1 night trip
    Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages
    Best Thanksgiving ever
    Greeted warmly by Jennifer. Given the rundown in what was golng on locally and where to find more info if needed since it was a holiday trip.
    sue thies, us3 night trip
    Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages
    Comfortable, quite, very accommodating
    A Traveller, us2 night trip
    Shark Reef Resort Motel & Cottages
    Mattresses were uncomfortable and only a bed spread for covering. Room was out dated but clean
    Natalie, us2 night trip

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