First Class A review of Lighthouse Inn at Aransas Bay
My wife and I and our 2 year just stayed at the Lighthouse Inn Sept. 15 & 16. The hotel is superb. Everything is exceptionally clean inside and out. This hotel really is first class from the carpet & hardwood floors to all its furnishings. It is right on the ocean (literally 10 yards away) and only a 2 minute drive to the beach. There is a $3 fee to get into the beach but it is well worth it. My wife and I were a little concerned that the hotel wasn't on the "beach" but the drive ended up being no big deal. I suggest getting an ocean view room. Each room has a balcony with two rocking chairs and a table. Everybody in the hotel is very friendly. The pictures on their web sight really don't do the hotel justice. The hotel restaurant is exceptional. Our favorite was breakfest but dinner was very good as well. The prices are reasonable with ocean dining and dining in the area. I recommend eating at the little Italian restaurant down the street, Bellinos. It is only open Thursday - Sunday nights. Otherwise I would only eat at the hotel restaurant. Anyone staying in Corpus Christi should consider staying here. It is only a short 30 minute drive up the coast from Corpus Christi and the traffic is very minimal. The area is low key and very quiet. If you're vacationing in Corpus Christi give this a try instead. You will not regret it.