Coastal Lifestyles, Inc is South Padre Island’s Leading Marketer of Luxury Properties.
If you are looking for the best South Padre Island Rentals, South Padre Vacation Rentals or South Padre Island Condo Rentals then look no further.
We have bungalows, penthouses and condominiums to homes in gated communities and stately beach size mansions. We have a property that will fit all your needs.
Coastal Lifestyles has exceptional services that include pre-arrival shopping service, 24 hour concierge service, on site check in service and of course we can assist in reservations for Attractions, Family outings, Private Sandcastle lessons and much more….
Call or email us today to book your dream vacation property.
The beginning of the road
It all started in the back office of SPI Coastal Lifestyles estate with an old computer, a cell phone, a desk calendar, and a lot of hopes. Arnie Creinin, Debbie Sturgeon, Billy Bradford Jr. and Mary Phillip launched Coastal Lifestyles Inc with three properties. Angela and Rick Edwards were the first Clients with two properties.
Troy Giles soon joined the company as an investor understanding the goal of creating a first class rental management company that could deliver quality on South Padre Island.
Coastal drives it’s mastering plan on excellent service. We provide 24-hour service, pre-arrival shopping, concierge service, transportation service, corporate business outings, weddings, and just about every type of event from planned family reunions to sandcastle building lessons. Additionally offering discounts to our guests for all types of attractions on South Padre Island.
By the end of the year, Coastal had 18 properties, two full-time staff members, outsourced housekeeping, and a lot of repeats guests
Little Back Office
Expanding to 25 properties and growing out of our “Little back office”, Coastal Lifestyles took the big leap and moved to its own office at 104 West Bahama.
The company established its own housekeeping department and quickly grew to 12 employees.
New computers and software were purchased, and our wings were starting to soar.
Expanding to 35 properties including the newest built on the Island (Las Villas, Las Marinas and Las Verandas), Coastal was making its position on the Island as the leading marketer of luxury Properties.
A second generation website was developed using virtual tours on all properties.
Awards and Recognition Continue
Big growth for this year is expanding to 50 properties we now had over 30 employees including a few family members. Debbie’s Sister Diana Rhorer joined us from Northern Kentucky.
Coastal became member of the BBB and today has an A+ rating.
Coastal Lifestyles receives it 1st Award from the US chambers of Commerce Association for Best of South Padre Island Rental Agencies and has received it every year since 2013.
More Luxury Properties
Again a growing year. 58 properties with strong full-time maintenance and service staff, including Debbie’s sons Justin and Josh, and daughter in law Amber. Coastal Lifestyle grows to 36 employees.
Arnie and Debbie are asked by the Paez family to manage the most luxurious complex on South Padre Island. Los Corales, an 84 unit triple building complex opens with a bang. Providing 5-star service and amenities, Los Corales employs 11 full-time staff and boasts state of the art amenities.
Sapphire Condominiums opens with 228 units. Coastal Lifestyles begins the rental business at Sapphire with six units. A service truck is purchased, and we begin to set our sights on a larger location. A great feature story on Coastal Lifestyles was in the May 1st issue of American Way, American Airliner Inflight Magazine.
Congrats Arnie & Debbie
An explosive year for Coastal Lifestyles and Arnie and Debbie. Coastal grows to 65 properties, outgrows the office on Bahama, and moved to its current location at 5312 Padre Blvd. Adjacent to Hash’s Island Market. Island Hoppers is created, and Coastal now can offer bike and scooter rentals on Padre Blvd.
Las Costas is another property developed by the Paez family and once again, Arnie and Debbie are asked to manage this property.
Anabel Garcia begins employment with Coastal Lifestyles and gets promoted in 2012 to our Front Office Manager.
Another big event happens on 11-11-11 at exactly 11:11 am. Arnie Creinin and Debbie Stanfield Creinin get married on the beach. Along with many family members, friends, employees, partners and clients, (many who flew in from all over the country) 111 in all.
Vacation Padre Magazine was launched with Arnie and Debbie receiving an Award of Excellence from APEX.
Arnie and Debbie reviewed the growth over the past few years and chose to remain a quality company and not a quantity company. Having Coastal Lifestyles, Los Corales, and Las Costas Properties; Coastal now employs almost 50 employees and has 75 rental properties.
A great opportunity came along the way for Arnie and Debbie with the purchase of Gabriella’s Italian Grill and Pizzeria, one of South Padre Island’s favored restaurant. The Creinins decided to refocus their growing business venture and asked to leave the management of Los Corales in this smooth transition.
2013 was our 5th year in a row of Best Rental Agency from the US Chamber of Commerce. Also, Coastal Lifestyle was a runner-up in the Mary G. Moad Ethic Awards from the Better Business Bureau. A second truck was purchased.
Coastal Lifestyles releases some older properties for newer more modern units and increases the larger rental home inventory. At this point, the company maintains the leading market position of properties at the Sapphire Condominiums and Las Villas Condominiums.
Quality control is increased to assure that properties continue to maintain an excellent rating from our guests.
Coastal Lifestyles reveals its 4th generation website and focuses on increasing its quality standard. Maintaining the year with 75 properties and raising its own bar in excellence.