WindWater Magnuson Hotel Resort features 61 comfortable guestrooms including bedroom condos, king suites and queen double bedrooms, all equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless internet, refrigerator/microwaves, iron ironing boards, and alarm clocks. Amenities also include private balconies, an outdoor pool, business center, free parking, and a limited amount of fishing equipment for guests to use. Fishing is one of the favourite pastimes on South Padre Island, alongside personal water crafting, kiteboarding and dolphin watching. The WindWater Magnuson Hotel Resort is the ideal lodging facility for travelers interested in such activities, as it is strategically positioned on the bay, a short walking distance from the beach and boat launch. Guests can also enjoy playing a round of golf at local golf courses, hiking or biking along local trails, or fishing off the walkway that runs along the hotel. Notable nearby attractions include the South Padre Island Convention Center; Sea Turtle Inc (better known as The Turtle Lady of South Padre Island); the Light House at Port Isabel; and the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge. Other attractions such as Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, South Padre Island Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center, Gladys Porter Zoo, Island Equestrian Center, Laguna Madre Nature Trail, Matamoros, Mexico, and Historic Brownsville make South Padre Island even more enticing. Last but not least, note that South Padre Island is a popular spring break destination for high school and college students. For Spring Break 2013 at the WindWater Magnuson Hotel Resort 2012 there will be a 200USD refundable damage deposit. All reservations require a 7 day cancellation notice to avoid being charged 100% of your reservation. Wrist bands are 10USD for registered guests and 20USD for nonregistered guests.