Destination guide

Friendly Aransas Pass will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Aransas Pass. Well known for its beaches, fishing and seafood restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. USS Lexington Museum on the Bay and Texas State Aquarium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Aransas Pass

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Aransas Pass a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Texas State Aquarium (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Aransas Pass Aquatic Center (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Newport Dunes Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Aquarium at Rockport Harbor (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Hurricane Alley Waterpark (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Lozano Golf Center (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aransas Pass

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Aransas Pass

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aransas Pass is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • IB Magee Beach Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Port Aransas Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Rockport Beach Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Mustang Island (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Aransas Pass

The nearest airport is in Rockport, TX (RKP-Aransas County), located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Corpus Christi, TX (CRP-Corpus Christi Intl.), which is 23.6 mi (37.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Aransas Pass?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,983 holiday lettings near Aransas Pass. From 1,111 Houses to 622 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aransas Pass is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Aransas Pass?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Aransas Pass:

  • Flour Bluff: 691 holiday homes
  • Key Allegro: 54 holiday homes
  • Cinnamon Shore: 1,153 holiday homes
  • Safe Harbor: 420 holiday homes
  • Leeward Sands: 168 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Aransas Pass?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Aransas Pass. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aransas Pass Aquatic Center: 2,139 holiday lettings
  • Rialto Theater: 2,002 holiday lettings
  • Texas AandM University - Corpus Christi: 2,311 holiday lettings
  • Selena Memorial Statue: 1,489 holiday lettings
  • Rockport Beach Park: 1,778 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Aransas Pass listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Aransas Pass?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,111 Houses in Aransas Pass. Our other popular types of Aransas Pass holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 622 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 107 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aransas Pass?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,374 holiday homes with pool available in Aransas Pass. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Aransas Pass

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    Rockport Beach Park
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    Bob Hall Pier
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