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SPI Rentals (Rental Company) - Bill Turk (Owner)

Member since: 2004
Speaks: english

Private heated pool & hot tub short walk to the beach - Cognito townhouse

30 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

South Padre Island Townhome Rental Photos and Description

- 3 Bedrooms 2 & 1/2 Bath Sleeps 8

This property is registered with the City of South Padre Island Permit No. 2015-265621

2016 update - New VERY QUIET Dishwasher & new Adirondack pool chairs

All interior photos taken in 2015

2015 update - The pool & spa has been replastered & is like new again!

Salt system added to pool

New leather sofa & new 40' tv in living room

new 32' tv in master bedroom Landscaping has been updated.

2014 update - The 2 king beds are both new sleep number beds

2012 update - a new table and chairs have been added

Late 2011 update - New sofa & new flooring on steps & upstairs! & 50 + movie channels added & 5 free on demand channels!

Update for 2011 - the spa has been replastered & is like new again!

Updated Oct 2009 with new dinning room chairs,

fresh paint, 2 new full size mattresses, & HD DVR.

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Cognito is a townhouse built in 2005.

Located at South Padre Island, TX. It has 3 bedrooms 2 & 1/2 baths, Sleeps 8...

We allow up to 2 dogs under 15 lbs only. (pet fees apply)

Sorry, no cats.

Private Heated Pool & Spa added for 2006. 300 thread count fitted sheets on the king beds. 2 king select comfort beds (the sleep number bed that you can make firmer or softer), 2 full size beds in the 3rd bedroom, Just over 1/2 a block from the beach. Walking distance to shopping and great restaurants! Granite counters in the Kitchen. Stainless steel appliances.

Free Long Distance within the US - Free Wireless High Speed Internet!

Sharper Image Massage Chair

Managed by large Realty company on the island.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
SPI Rentals (Rental Company) - Bill Turk (Owner) (Owner)
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english

About SPI Rentals (Rental Company) - Bill Turk (Owner)

Our property is managed by SPI Rentals

SPI Rentals (Rental Company) - Bill Turk (Owner) purchased this townhome in 2006

Why SPI Rentals (Rental Company) - Bill Turk (Owner) chose Texas Gulf Coast

South Padre Island is a wonderful place to relax on the beach or go to the north end of the island and drive on the beach.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From the perfect weather, to the eat off the floor clean home, we had a wonderful time in SPI and the house was more then we ever imagined. I was a little nervous using a management company over the internet, but the entire transaction and details were so smooth and easy, I am so glad I found you. The house was absolutely beautiful. The pictures do not show just how large and beautiful the home is. Everyone we met was warm and very friendly. The pool/yard personnel keep everything in perfect condition. They were very helpful also, and we could not have asked for a better place to stay. Bill and Michael are excellent hosts and Very nice people. They are gracious and has a wealth of knowledge about the island. We look forward to staying at their rental again and have already booked the Beach Walk house for Sept 6-13 with them again. Carmela and I wanted to write you and say a million “thank yous -Bless you and thank you a million times for making our vacation the most memorable ever. We can not tell you how pleased we were right from the very beginning and for anyone who may read this review and think I’m exaggerating… I’m truly not.

With most sincere gratitude.



Trevor & Carmela

Spring Branch, TX

-Trevor & Carmela, Spring Branch Texas (trevcarmela@gvtc.com)

-210-858-7901
Sep 2009
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Reviews

4.9
based on 30 traveler reviews

Private heated pool & hot tub short walk to the beach - Cognito townhouse
average rating of 4.9 based on 31 reviews
Seymour, WI. USA
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Cognito Thumbs Up!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this property for a week at the end of Jan. 2010...Was as described on the internet, no bad suprises! Loved the virtual tour beforehand! The private pool/hot tub was the best!! Had a problem with the refrigerator and the rental company didn't get back to us, but overall a very good experience, we would definitely go back and stay in this condo again!

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2010
  • Stayed: Jan 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so sorry the rental company dropped the ball & didn't get back to you about the fridge... they had an appointment for the repair man to go out & thought when they didn't hear back from you that he had shown up and fixed the problem. We have since changed rental companies & feel the new rental managers are much more on top of things & have much better follow up. Thanks, Bill
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5

Gorgeous! A great way to relax at SPI.

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautiful! Location is in the middle of the island. The pool and hot tub are perfect for relaxation. We enjoyed our stay greatly and plan to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope to see you back soon! Thanks Bill
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The house layout is great and there's plenty of room. Great location.

  • 4 of 5

This a good house for a family or for adults only. The pool is just the right size. Everything works properly and all the beds are super comfortable. I'll stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope to see you back soon! Thanks, Bill
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5

110 E Mesquite !

  • 5 of 5

The rental was BETTER than we expected! It was clean and everything worked. SPI Rentals employee Elliot was extremely informative and cordial. Highly recommend this unit, will definitely use you again!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope to see you again soon! Thanks Bill
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5

Excellent Place

  • 5 of 5

Excellent Place and VERY CLEAN

  • Submitted: May 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! Bill
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5

Right at home!!

  • 5 of 5

we had a great time! We felt right at home. The house is pretty, clean, and comfortable. Our son loved the pool and spa. We would definitely stay here again!!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several are close
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several are close
Nearest Beach
South Padre Island
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Drive on Beach outside of town

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Rates & Availability

South Padre Island Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Specail Aug 27th to Sept 2nd
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 1 2016
3 night minimum stay
$149
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2016 - Nov 20 2016
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$210
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 2016 - Nov 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
$359
$1,495
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 28 2016 - Dec 18 2016
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$179
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$795
 
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 19 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$359
$1,495
 
 
Winter
Jan 2 2017 - Jan 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$179
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$795
 
 
Late Winter
Jan 26 2017 - Mar 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$149
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
 
Early Spring Break
Mar 6 2017 - Mar 12 2017
5 night minimum stay
$339
$2,049
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 13 2017 - Mar 19 2017
5 night minimum stay
$629
$3,795
 
 
Late Spring Break
Mar 20 2017 - Mar 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$339
$2,049
 
 
Spring
Mar 27 2017 - Apr 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$149
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
 
Easter / Holy Week
Apr 10 2017 - Apr 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$329
$1,995
 
 
Late Spring
Apr 17 2017 - May 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$149
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
 
Early Summer
May 25 2017 - Jun 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$335
From
$479
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,495
 
 
Mid Summer
Jun 15 2017 - Jun 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
$339
From
$479
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,495
 
 
July
Jun 29 2017 - Aug 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
$429
From
$549
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,995
 
 
Summer
Aug 3 2017 - Aug 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$335
From
$479
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,495
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 17 2017 - Sep 6 2017
5 night minimum stay
$179
From
$315
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,495
 
 
Fall
Sep 7 2017 - Nov 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$359
$1,495
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$179
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$795
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$359
$1,495
 
 
Winter
Jan 4 2018 - Jan 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$179
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$795
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $115 + Tax
Damage Waiver $59
Reservation Fee $15 + Tax
Pet Fee $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.5%

Call or Email for Monthly Rates.
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We allow up to 2 dogs under 15 lbs only. The pet fee is $15 per day per pet..
Sorry, no cats.
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You must be 25 or older to rent. (30 or older for Holy Week)
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The Damage Waiver covers ONLY ACCIDENTAL damage up to $1000
March 1st to Easter bookings require a $1000 to $1500 refundable damage deposit.
Spring Break groups $25.00 per person wrist band fee may be applied.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

South Padre Island Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    2nd Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    1/2 Bathroom - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king , Select Comfort Bed
    King room - 1 king , Select Comfort Bed
    Kids - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
daily maid service available for an extra fee

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