Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Map view
Show moreless

This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Texas reviews

  • Family Vacation

    "First thing first.......Location is very important this place is close too the water short walk to get to the beach. There is all kind things to do..... everything is close to the Villa Park and recreation, museum, and other fun things to do.....Great for family get away.......last but not least this place is AWESOME......I recommend to anyone to rent this affordable and great place to stay."
    Guest: Yeth Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 23, 2014
    View listing
  • Perfect long weekend getaway!!

    "This was our first time in Port Aransas and we couldn't ask for a better place to stay! The condo was a 5 minute walk to the beach. We had our bikes so it was only a couple minutes when we took them. It was very clean and had all the amenities we needed. We had a little issue and the owners were on it immediately! They were very accommodating!! In the recommending section below I would recommend it to all. We took our bikes all over town but some may not be comfortable with the roads. We would definetly go again!"
    Guest: SueJohn Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 29, 2014
    View listing
  • Winter Texans

    "We are winter Texans and stayed in the condo for 2 1/2 months. We enjoyed our stay very much as the condo is conveniently located to the beach and to resterants. The grounds and the pool are beautiful and very well maintained. The condo is well equipped with towels, beach "stuff" and dishes etc. in the kitchen. We also enjoyed the deck very much. Great place to stay!"
    Guest: Ginger & Dewey B. Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: March 26, 2014
    View listing
  • Excellent!!!

    "I was worried about accommodating 4 adults- especially in the kitchen. However, this place had everything one would need to simply have a fantastic time. A blender and margarita salt were among the things I was very suprised to find in the kitchen. The place was very thoughtfully designed and clean - even in the bathroom the host provided us with earth friendly body care products. It is also in a great location. Though you are literally in the middle of nowhere with Internet connection at your fingertips, in less than 30 minutes you can get to a nearby town that has a grocery store that carries even vegan and gluten-free products, a couple of restaurants, and a gas station. We can't wait to go back there again next year!"
    Guest: Cumoz Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 26, 2014
    View listing

Texas Travel Tips

Activities at Texas Beach Rentals

Texas's southeastern border runs along the Gulf of Mexico. It is one of the less populated areas of the state and a great vacation option. You can enjoy beautiful views that stretch out over the Gulf from Galveston beach house rentals or South Padre beach vacation rentals. There are many activities in the area including deep sea fishing, beachcombing and sailing. If you plan to visit the coastal regions, it is best to do so in the spring and early summer months when the weather is milder. It can be fun exploring the smaller coastal towns, and browsing antique shops and general stores for souvenirs.

Check out NileGuide for great local recommendations for all over the Lone Star State. They also offer free travel itineraries, great travel tips, and you can even ask locals in Texas your personal travel questions.

Traveling to Texas

Texas is one of the largest states in the U.S. The landscape ranges from desert plateaus in the north and west to low-lying floodplains in the south and east. Texas's southern border with Mexico follows the course of the Rio Grande River. There are two cities that serve as the major travel hubs to Texas. The Dallas Fort Worth International Airport provides access to the northern and central parts of Texas while Houston provides access to the south. Both these airport have regularly scheduled commercial flights with all major cities in North America. Dallas Fort Worth is the nation's second largest airport and the fourth largest worldwide. Because of its proximity to Central America and the Caribbean, both Dallas and Houston are often travel hubs for people to and from these destinations. Regional airports are located near Austin vacation rentals, San Antonio vacation rentals, Corpus Cristi, El Paso and Amarillo vacation homes. The distances overland in Texas are quite vast and most people choose to fly to the airport that is closest to their vacation destination and then drive from there. There is an extensive road network with interstate highways between the major cities. The major cities have a light rail transportation system that makes getting around easy. Taxis provide point to point transport in the cities and towns. Amtrak has three main rail routes that operate throughout Texas.

Visitors to Texas Lodging

Texas is home to sports teams in all four of the major sports leagues. There is a strong sports culture in the state and many visitors come to support their teams against the locals. Texas has a wide range of activities which attract the interests of many different travelers. There is a strong science influence and Houston is home to one of the major space monitoring stations in the United States. The Johnson Space Center houses a large portion of NASA's space research and operations. The information center is located in the Space Center Houston. This is a major attraction for people with an interest in space travel and scientific discovery. Texas Hill Country vacation rentals attract people who enjoy exploring the outdoors. There are many trails that can be explored on horseback or by hiking. Texas has numerous Civil War sites and those with an interest in American history can enjoy visiting the many museums, battle sites and historical monuments.

Best Time of Year to Visit Texas Vacation Rentals

Texas has a very varied landscape and climate. In general, it experiences a relatively warm climate year round. Daytime temperatures can get very hot and visitors need to make sure that they have adequate sun protection. The panhandle area is known as Tornado Alley as these natural phenomenon occur often in this region. In the summer months, you can also expect thunderstorms during the summer months. Occasionally tropical storms blow in from the Gulf of Mexico affecting the coastal cities and towns. Texas is a state that can be visited year round. Snow falls occur frequently in the northwestern parts and less often in the central regions.

Sponsored Advertisement