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Recent Port Aransas reviews

  • Nana loves this house

    "We loved this property! The best one we have ever rented over the last 8 years. Loved the beds and individual bathrooms and the kids loved the bunk beds. Kitchen had everything we could ever have needed! House had enough seating for everyone in the den and was just very comfortable!! Definitely would rent again!"
    Guest: Nana Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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  • Mother/Daughters Weekend

    "Your condo was amazing!!! It was perfect for the weekend for our mother/daughter weekend!!! It was perfect for all of us!!!"
    Guest: Carrie Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 13, 2014
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  • Home away from home

    "Great property right next to the beach. My family has stayed here a few times and always come back to it. We have another trip planned in a few weeks. The house is big, fully stocked with all kitchen appliances/utensils, and has a washer and dryer. Grab some groceries on your way in and you never have to eat out your whole trip. The booking process and the check in and check out process are quick and painless. Also, they were very accommodating the time we brought our two dogs. Will definitely keep booking this place."
    Guest: Isabel Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: October 1, 2014
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  • Perfect Beach Getaway

    "We enjoyed our stay in this rental so much that we ended up staying a 3rd night. The unit is probably the best in the Sunrise Villa complex. It's the top right unit, so you don't have a neighbor on one side and it's away from the complex pool which can get crowded in the hot summer evenings. And there is a nice glimpse of the ocean which I don't think you'd get from the other units due to the newer houses being built in front of the building. The kitchen was nice and plenty spacious for our family of three. The walk to the beach was just a few minutes. We ended up visiting the beach 2-3 times a day since it was close and not a big deal for our toddler to walk to. The decor in the unit was beachy but tasteful - a lot nicer than some of the other places we looked at online. No generic 'hotel' bedspreads here. We loved the balcony and had our breakfast and coffee out there every morning. The bedroom at the entrance was actually perfect for us since we could put our toddler to bed and then stay up and enjoy the main living room and have access to the balcony without waking him. I would definitely stay here again. I gave it 4 stars, because it needs a little maintenance, but nothing major - the cable wall plate cover was not attached to the wall and one of the towel racks in the bathroom was missing - leaving a whole in the drywall."
    Guest: laura m. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 22, 2014
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Port Aransas Travel Tips

Considered one of the "best kept secrets on the Gulf Coast," Port Aransas is just a half hour from Corpus Christi and a great place to have fun on exploring adventures or kick back and relax.

This Texas town offers some of the best fishing spots in the state, so be sure to pack your tackle box and pole if you're looking forward to catching your dinner. There are also a variety of opportunities to learn about the history of Port Aransas as well as the art and culture scene here. When you're not checking out the sights, be sure to stop into the local restaurants for some serious down-home cooking and barbecue done right. When the weather is nice, the beaches of Port Aransas are a lovely place to spend an afternoon for people who like to search for seashells, kayak or simply enjoy the peaceful setting as are the various other outdoor attractions - no matter your age.

Things to Do in Port Aransas

- Port Aransas Museum: Learn all about the history of Port Aransas at the Port Aransas Museum, where more than 30 docents have been trained to teach you information pertaining to the area throughout the years. They'll lead you on a tour, explaining each of the exhibits and answer any questions you have about the more than 12,000 documents and photos archived here, along with artifacts, oral histories and movies of Port Aransas in the 1920s. Exhibits like "Great Winds" and "High Water" bring to light natural disasters that have rocked Texas, and other displays include the Fourth Order Fresnel lens that was on top of the Lydia Ann Lighthouse from 1878 through 1952, and more. The museum is open Thursday through Saturday every week and admission is free, so a visit won't break your travel budget.

- Port Aransas Art Center: Those who appreciate artwork will truly enjoy a trip to the Port Aransas Art Center, where artists from Coastal Bend, Austin, Houston, San Antonio and elsewhere, including around the U.S. and Canada, display and sell their masterpieces, and take classes and workshops. If you're looking for some local Texan art to bring back and display in your own home, you're sure to find something unique and beautiful here. Explore the space and see what meets your aesthetic appeal, and if you're there on the first Friday of the month, check out the evening receptions that take place for artists, groups or traveling exhibits. Live music creates a party atmosphere and refreshments are provided, giving you a chance to talk to other art lovers and the artists themselves.

- Robert's Point Park: If you've ever wanted to see dolphins, head to Robert's Point Park and make a new aquatic friend. It's also home to a variety of activities for family fun on the waterfront. The 50-acre park features a pavilion for a cookout and there's a stage for festivals and local talent to perform live. Robert's Point Park is an exceptional spot for fishing due to the granite jetties. From the observation tower you can catch a glimpse of dolphins frolicking in the water. Pack a picnic lunch for a lovely outdoor meal as you take in the scenery, then start up a friendly game of basketball, horseshoe, sand volleyball or shuffleboard. A favorite spot here is the xeriscape garden that's home to plants and wildlife, and it serves to educate and charm visitors.

- Mustang Island State Park: Another terrific outdoor space to visit is Mustang Island State Park, which is great for fishing, hiking and biking due to the 5 miles of beach, swimming, surfing, kayaking and birding activities, and so much more. Whether you're looking for an adventure or a quiet afternoon, you can find both here. If you're ready to hit the water, the Mustang Island State Park Paddling Trail follows the western shoreline of the island, where you'll find awesome shallow-water fishing and bird watching.

Dining in Port Aransas

- Moby Dick's Restaurant: For an a family fun night and delicious meal to boot, head to Moby Dick's Restaurant, where an all?-star staff has been brought together to create only the tastiest meals in the area using the finest ingredients they can find. You're sure to enjoy fresh seafood and shrimp, USDA hand-cut steaks, live Maine lobsters, amazing burgers and crisp, refreshing salads.

- The Crazy Cajun Restaurant: At the Crazy Cajun you can have a little taste of New Orleans. Creole, Cajun and Southern flavor be enjoyed right in Port Aransas. Gumbo is a must here, which you can get with chicken, shrimp, smoked sausage or seafood. There are also rockin' ribs, shrimp remoulade, and the hungry Cajun? - which includes spices, fresh shrimp, crab, smoked sausage, corn on the cob and potatoes for those with big appetites. The Crazy Cajun provides an exciting, lively atmosphere that's good fun for families and friends looking to enjoy a fun night out.

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