South Padre Island, Texas

Spring Break


South Padre Island is a wildly popular Spring Break vacation destination for college students, and the 2022 party will only get rowdier. So don’t miss out on the action!


Iconic Spring Break Vacations

Party with thousands of Spring Breakers on the world's most extensive party beach, sip poolside drinks and dance the night away at legendary clubs like Charlies or Tequila Frogs.

VIP Parties & Events

The South Padre Island concerts go down as some of the most legendary Spring Break events in history, with up to 18,000 Spring Breakers and incredible performances. You won't want to miss the two-day party known as the Beach Bash Music Fest, located on Rockstar Beach.

Affordable Spring Break Packages

South Padre Island has everything from all-inclusive beach resorts to condo rentals to campgrounds. You can find affordable Spring Break hotels and lodging no matter your budget.

What's Included With a StudentCity Spring Break in South Padre Island Trip?

Round-Trip Flights

We offer student discounts on all round-trip flights to and from South Padre Island. Our team will check with a travel agent to score the best deals for your South Padre Island Spring Break trip in 2022!

Airport/Hotel Transfers

StudentCity ensures that you're picked up from the airport in a shuttle and taken to your hotel. Then, when it comes time to say goodbye, we'll also ensure you arrive on time at the airport for your departure.

Padremaniac Party Card

Our South Padre Island Spring Break packages come with a Padremaniac Party Card, granting you access to exclusive South Padre Island events. Enjoy VIP access to nightclubs, Mardi Gras parties, and the most significant Spring Break events of the year on Rockstar Beach.

Affordable Spring Break Packages

StudentCity makes it possible to enjoy South Padre Island Spring Break packages even on a college budget. The hotel headquarters are all-inclusive, with food, drinks, and alcohol included in one price. You also get unlimited access to all of the best amenities, like swimming pools, hot tubs, tennis courts, gift shops, and more.

Legendary Day Parties

Nonstop day beach and poolside parties will have you feeling good and ready to take on the nightlife. Dance and drink the day away at the Beach Bash Music Fest or on the Spring Break Booze Cruise.

StudentCity Team

Professional StudentCity team members are available 24 hours a day and are present at all events should your group need anything.

Top South Padre Island Spring Break Hotels

The South Padre Island hotels are also a big reason why the town is one of the best college student Spring Break destinations for 2022. At our all-inclusive hotel headquarters, you’re always steps away from the best South Padre Island events. Have your choice of a 1 or 2 bedroom suite with beautiful views, friendly staff, and room service included.

The top South Padre Island Spring Break hotels include:

Your SAMPLE Spring Break Schedule!


*This is a sample schedule of what your spring break itinerary may look like. Some schedules, activities and spring break weeks will have variances. 

FAQ on South Padre Island

Located on the Southern tip of Texas and right by the Mexico border, South Padre Island is surrounded by warm Gulf waters. You’ll find no shortage of beautiful beaches in this resort town, with over 33 miles of shoreline stretched before your eyes. The island is just over 1,500 miles away from South Beach, Miami.

South Padre Island has a warm subtropical climate year-round, which is why it’s such a popular Spring Break destination for college students. Enjoy the South Padre Island Spring Break beaches with temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to mid-80s.

While South Padre Island is generally a quiet and relaxing vacation hotspot, it becomes a lively Spring Break destination in March. But as far as we’re concerned, that’s precisely what Spring Break is all about!

Are you bold enough to take in the beautiful views while parasailing hundreds of feet above the coast? How about jumping out of a plane at 11,000 feet with Skydive South Padre Island? For something less adrenaline pumping, sign up for a dolphin watch tour, banana boating, jet ski rentals, bay fishing, a sunset boat tour, or a scavenger hunt. South Padre Island is also known among surfers for having the best waves in all of the Texas Gulf Coast.